The Art of Rick Camire
Paintings and Work on paper

Rick Camire Biography

 

 

RICK CAMIRE

2240 Hyde St. apt. B

San Francisco, CA. 94109-1509

rickcamire@comcast.net

 

 

EDUCATION

 

1981                        MFA Painting, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.                                                                                                         

1979                        BFA Painting, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2008                        Hyde Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1991                        Interart Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1989                        Interart Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1986                        Interart Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1984                        Dana Reich Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1983                        Dana Reich Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1980                        Bridge Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1977                        Market Hours Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

                2008                        Hyde Street Gallery,The Art Of 6, A Year In Review, San Francisco, CA.  

                2005                        Walter/McBean Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                2004                        Somarts Gallery, Corrientes/Currents.Two person exhibition, San Francisco,CA.

                2003                        Walter/McBean Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                2002                        Visual Aid. Big Deal, San Francisco, CA.

                2002                        Budget Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                2002                        Walter/McBean Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                2002                        CBS Market Watch. COM, San Francisco, CA.

                2001                        Walter/McBean Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                2000                        Walter/McBean Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1998                        Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA.

                1997                        Somarts Gallery, Working Art II, San Francisco, CA.

                1997                        Walter/McBean Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1996                        Art Concepts Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA.

                1996                        Center for the Visual Arts, State of the Arts, Oakland CA.

                1995                        Bay front Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1995                        National Congress of Art and Design, Salt Lake City Utah                             

1992                        Somarts Gallery, Entrance to Another Time, 1492-1992; La Entrada Frente A Otro Tiempo,   San Francisco, CA.

                1991                        Lab Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

1990-91                   Emmanuel Walter Gallery, Annual Exhibition, San Francisco, CA.

1989                        John Berggruen Gallery, Hospitality House 4th Annual Exhibition. San Francisco, CA.

                1989                        Emmanuel Walter Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

1988                        Clara Hatton Gallery, Sixteen Young Bay Artists. Colorado State. University, Fort Collins, CO

                1988                        M.H. De Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, CA.

                1988                        Emmanuel Walter Gallery, Overview, San Francisco, CA.

                1988                        San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Dissonant     Abstraction, San Jose, CA.

1988                        The Pacific Art League of Palo Alto, Pacific Prints 1988, Palo Alto, CA.       

                1986                        Interart Gallery, Summer Introductions, San Francisco, CA.

                1986                        Dealers Choice, New California Painting,Rancho Santiago College,SantAna,CA.

                1985                        The Old Warehouse, Unabashed Symbiotics, Oakland, CA.

                1983                        Dana Reich Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1982                        Stillman Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

                1981                        San Francisco Art Institute, Cal Arts Exchange Exhibition, San Francisco, CA

1981                        Richmond Art Center, San Francisco Art Institute Faculty & Student Exhibition, Richmond, CA.

1981                        Heller Gallery, University Of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA

1976                        Del Mar College, 10th Annual National Drawing, and Small Sculpture Exhibition, Corpus Christi,TX.

                1968-70                   Copley Society of Boston, Boston, MA.

 

UNIVERSITY TEACHING

 

1997-2002               San Francisco Art Institute, Painting Dept. San Francisco, CA.

2002-2005               Artist Mentor Program, Tutorial, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.

 

AWARDS & GRANTS

 

                1996-97                   Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc. Grant, New York,

               

COMMISSIONS

 

2001                        Four Points Hotel, Chung Ho, Taipei, Taiwan

2002                        Four Points Hotel, Chung Ho, Taipei, Taiwan

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

 

1981                        Archives Of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. The Richard Camire Papers

                2000-03                   San Francisco Art Institute, Board of Trustees

2000-04                   San Francisco Art Institute, Artist Committee

 

DONATIONS

 

1989                        Art in Embassies Program, U.S. Department Of State Washington D.C.

                1986                        World Print Council, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art San Francisco, CA.

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

1991                        Artweek, Recent Works, Richard Camire, vol. 9

1989                        Art In Embassies, Book 25 At The U.S. Department Of State.

                                By Douglas McCreary Greenwood, Library of Congress # 894409,

1989                        Art in America, Recent Works, vol. 9

1989                        California Art Review: American References, ed. Les Krantz Pages, 296, 347, 360

                1987                        Artweek, Permutations of Involvement, vol. 18, no. 1

                1987                        Artweek, Wrestling With Abstraction, vol. 17, no. 32

1986                        San Jose Mercury News, Dissonant Abstractions, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art.

                1986                        Orange County Register, New California Painting, Dealers Choice,

 

 

CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

 

City Hall, Oakland, CA.

                                                CRP Associates, Moraga, CA.

                                                Lehmann Brothers, San Francisco, CA.

                                                Consolidated Companies, Walnut Creek, CA.

                                                Banco Interandino, Lima, Peru

                                                World Print Council, San Francisco of Modern Art, San Francisco, Ca.

                                                Art in Embassies Program, U.S. Department of State

                                                Four Points Hotel, Chung Ho, Taipei, Taiwan

Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Washington, D.C. Deed of gift. The Richard Camire Papers.

                                                City Hall, Lowell, MA.

 

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

 

                                                Mr. & Mrs. Tom DiMare Indio, Ca.

                                                Carlos Rodríguez Paster (Former Peruvian Financial Office)

                                                Sidney Blackard, Los Gatos, CA.

                                                Robert Rockwood, Saratoga, CA.

                                                Adam See, Walnut Creek, CA.

                                                Lori Nahigian, Stockton, CA.

                                                Jean Palmer, San Francisco, CA.

                                                Ambassador & Mrs. Watson, Lima, Peru

Richard Mickley, Sausalito, CA.

Henry A. Osuna, San Francisco, CA.

                                                Hi-Suk Dong, Berkeley, CA.

                                                Joan Marechal, San Francisco, CA.

                                                Margaret Olwell, Sausalito, CA.

                                                Nancy Chaftin and Mark Krinsky, San Francisco, CA.

Alice Rayner, San Francisco, CA.

                                                Linda Yao, San Francisco, CA