Larry Bemm recent paintings
 
January 25 - March 1, 2003
Opening Reception
Saturday, January 25th, 2003, 5 - 7 pm
 
   
 
 
Larry Bemm
 
Education
1993 BFA, Illinois State University, Normal, IL
 
Solo Exhibitions
2003 recent paintings, frumkin duval gallery, Santa Monica, CA
New Work, Kimberly Venardos & Company, New York, NY
2002 Sneaking Up on Words, Bryan Ohno Gallery, Seattle, WA
2001 New Work, Ballard Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA
2000 New Work, Ballard Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA
1998 Recent Works, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
New Work, Kittredge Gallery, University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA
Recent Etchings & Paintings, Linda Cannon Gallery, Seattle, WA
1996 New Paintings, Linda Cannon Gallery, Seattle, WA
 
Selected Group Exhibions
2002 Abstractions, Kimberly Venardos & Company, New York, NY
Poncho Invitational Auction, Seattle, WA
2001 Pacific Northwest Annual, juror: Sue Spaid, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
Gallery Artists, Ballard Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA
Bumbershoot, Northwest Arts & Music Fair, curator: Matthew Kangas, Seattle, WA
2000 Survey of Northwest Printmakers, Davidson Galleries, Seattle, WA
Bumbershoot, Northwest Arts & Music Fair, curator: Debbi Lester, Seattle, WA
1999 Pacific Northwest Annual, juror: Kathryrn Kanjo, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
Be Still My Heart, Linda Zweig Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
1998 ArtSmart Artists, Linda Zweig Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
HorseHead Sculpture Project, Seattle, WA
1997 The Inspired/The Inspiration, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR
Juried Annual, Phinney Gallery, Seattle, WA (Best of Show)
Pacific Northwest Annual, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA
Nagoya/Seattle International Contemporary Printmakers Exchange, Aichi Perfectual Museum and Toyota City Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
1996 Artworks, Linda Cannon Gallery, Seattle, WA
1995 Introductions, Jeffrey Moose Gallery, Seattle, WA
1993 11th Annual Print Exhibition, North Shore Art League, Chicago, IL
Street of Dreams, Seattle, WA
1992 Recent Drawings & Prints by Larry Bemm, University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL
1991 American Midwest Artists, Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, Lu Xun, China
American Midwest Artists, Northeast Normal University, Tsing Tao, China
 
Teaching Appointments
1996 University of Puget Sound, Tacoma, WA
1993/4 Sichuan Academy of Fine Art, Chongqing, China
 
Corporate & Public Collections
Alumni Office Collections, Illinois State University, Chicago, IL
Harborview Medical Center, King County, Seattle, WA
Seattle International Airport, Seattle, WA
Nordstrom Corporation
SafeCo Insurance
Seattle Supersonics Inc, Training Facility, Seattle, WA
University Galleries, Illinois State University, Normal, IL
Western Cedar Corporation
 
Selected Articles
Farr, Sheila. Forget Angst, Joy Motivates Bemm, The Seattle Times, May 31,2002
Hackett, Regina. Decorative Art is Exalted in Painting and Sculpture, Seattle Post Intelligencer, December 7, 2001
Kangas, Matthew. Larry Bemm at Ballard Fetherston, Art In America, November 2001
Hackett, Regina. Northwest Pluck at BAM, Seattle Post Intelligencer, October 23, 2001
Kangas, Matthew Works in BAMÕs Annual Resist Traditional Categories, Seattle Times, October 19, 2001
Hackett, Regina. The Art Trade, Seattle Post Intelligencer, August 14, 2001
Farr, Sheila. Experiencing the Pleasure of a PainterÕs Palette, Seattle Times, July 6, 2001
Kangas, Matthew. Off to Great Starts, The Seattle Times, January 13, 2000
New American Paintings, Number 25, 2000, Juror - Lowry Sims
Hackett, Regina. Printmakers Reveal the Sly Grace of Their Medium, Seattle Post Intelligencer, May 27, 1999
Wilson, Pamela J. Big on Small, Traditional Home Magazine, May 1999