RICHARD SHELTON  
 
 
 
EDUCATION
1963-64 Art Center School of Design, CA
1965-67 California Institute of the Arts, CA

1974-76 Los Angeles Trade Technical College, CA

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS(selected)
2002 "New Paintings", frumkin/duval gallery. Santa Monica, CA
2001 "Corporate Men", frumkin/duval gallery. Santa Monica, CA
2000 "A Survey: 1967-1999", frumkin/duval gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1998 Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1995 Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1993 Mesa College Art Gallery, San Diego, CA
1991 Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
.........Joslyn Fine Arts Gallery, Torrance, CA,
1989 California State University, Dominguez Hills, Carson, CA
1987 Thinking Eye Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1985 Thinking Eye Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1982 Cuesta College Art Gallery, San Luis Obispo, CA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS(selected)
2003 "Whitness, A Wayward Construction, Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA
2002 "Quiet Traces: Still Life", Mt San Antonio College Art Gallery, Walnut, CA
2001 "Face to Face", University Art Gallery, California Sate University, Chico, CA
........."Chouinard: A Living Legacy", Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
........."Evidence of Love" , Jack Rutberg Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA
........."Representing LA", Frye Museum of Art, Seattle WA, traveling to Art Museum South Texas,
.........Corpus Christi, TX and Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA, catalog
1997 "Hirshhorn Collects," recent acquisitions of the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden,
.........Washington D.C., catalog
1996 "Objects," Municipal Gallery, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA
........."re-Pop," Jose Drudis-Biada Art Gallery, Mt. St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles, CA
1994 "Closing the Chapter," Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
........."Sketchy Beginnings," Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Sylmar, CA
1993 Los Angeles Juried Exhibition, Municipal Gallery, Barnsdall Park, Los Angeles, CA
1989 "Art L.A./89", Thinking Eye Gallery, Los Angeles Convention Center, CA
1988 "Art L.A./88", Thinking Eye Gallery, Los Angeles Convention Center, CA
1987 "Small Images" Mount St. Mary's College, CA
........."Recent Figurative Art", Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles, CA
.........Thinking Eye, Los Angeles, CA
........."Art L.A. /1987", Los Angeles Convention Center , CA
1984 "Artists Call", Thinking Eye, curated by Arnold Mesches Los Angeles, CA
........."Nature Before and After Fallout", Southern California Contemporary Galleries,
.........Los Angeles, CA
........."International Art Competition", Brand Library Art Galleries, Glendale, CA

1972 "Downtown Loft Show", 1019 South Grand Avenue, Los Angeles, CA

 

COMMISSIONS, ENVIRONMENTAL, THEATER AND FILM
1995 "Souvenirs," Mural in collaboration with Margaret Nielsen for Metro Rail, Los Angeles, CA
1991 Mural Commission, Barbie Benton and George Gradow, Aspen , CO
1969 Design of mobile theatrical mixed media environment for Arthur Brown, singer of "The Crazy
.........World of Arthur Brown", choreographed performance integrating movements and their relation
.........to environment. New York.
.........Created and applied environmental concepts in collaboration with Allen Kenzies landscape
.........design, Albany State Park, New York
1968 Designed environment for composer Bill Russo's opera "Antigone", incorporating
.........choreographed movements, film and slide backdrops for interaction with performers. Chicago, IL
.........Wrote and directed a 360 degree feature film in collaboration with film maker Robert Bolt.
.........Chicago, IL

1967-68Conceived and designed "Electric Theater". Chicago, IL

 

REVIEWS

Jeane Willette, "Whitness, A Wayward Contruction", ArtScene, March 2002

David Haldane, "'Whiteness' Exhibit...", LA Times, April 28, 2003
"Continuing & Recommended Exhibitions", ArtScene, October, 2002