Viola frey was an internationally respected artist and leading figure in contemporary ceramics she was known for her monumental, intensely colored ceramic sculptures. Just post your best net price - register @ top right home page to view 70,000+ listings join our 132,000+ members for free artist alerts - 4200 artists. Artist are prized for their versatility you'd be hard-pressed to find an artist that does not at least dabble in several different media viola frey's art. 31 records for viola frey find viola frey's phone, address, and email on spokeo, the leading online directory.
New york, ny (november 9, 2009) the first major exhibition of viola frey’s work since her death in 2004 will be shown at the museum of arts and design. Lot 57, design day sale, viola frey, new york auction 12 december 2017. Transcript preface the following oral history transcript is the result of a tape-recorded interview with viola frey on february 27, may 15 & june 19, 1995. Viola frey 1994 this is a large kneeling female figure in multiple parts pink lady viola frey 1973 this is a standing female figure she is wearing yellow shorts and bra with blue.
Viola frey (1933-2004) is an internationally celebrated artist renown for her large colorful figurative sculpture. Over the course of her five-decade career, viola frey (august 15, 1933–july 26, 2004) produced an impressive body of artwork, including ceramic sculpture, bronze. About her life viola frey most famous size styles bricolage viola frey was born in 1933, in lodi, california she grew up on a farm and vineyard there.
Sculptor viola frey, whose giant, brightly colored ceramic pieces evoked the strong farm women of her lodi birthplace, died monday in her oakland home of colon cancer. Bigger, better, more: the art of viola frey viola frey (1933-2004) was one of the most influential sculptors of the twentieth century she emerged in the complex and often contradictory art. Viola frey (1933-2004), american, ethnic man, 1991, porcelain, purchased with funds from the phyllis cannon wattis endowment for the acquisition of 20th.
1933 viola frey is born on august 15, 1933, in lodi, california she is raised on her family’s vineyard and attends lodi high school, graduating in 1951. Viola frey (1933-2004) worked in many modes whether it is her monumental figurative sculptures, her painterly plates, or her ceramic assemblage culled from trips to.
Remembering sculptor viola frey and her dedication in creating monumental ceramic figures original air date: february 2004 for more information, go to. Viola frey’s giant ceramic sculptures of men and women are among the underappreciated wonders of late-20th-century art. This post is part of an ongoing series on eye level: q and art, where american art's research department brings you interesting questions and answers about art and artists from our archive. Viola frey pegasus plate 1983-1984 viola frey man standing on glove 1985 please note that artwork locations are subject to change, and not all works are on view at. Jody clowes critiques viola frey's ceramics at the racine art museum in wisconsin. Sculptor viola frey, whose giant, brightly colored ceramic pieces evoked the strong farm women of her lodi birthplace, died monday in her oakland home of colon cancer she was 70 described.
Find the latest shows, biography, and artworks for sale by viola frey. Viola frey was an american artist and professor, best known for her sculptures, paintings and drawings, depicting larger-than-life people. The latest tweets from viola frey (@violafreyart) i have made a record of what has been and what is i have attempted to make a permanent whole of the transitory fragments i have seen. Viola frey was born in 1933 in lodi, california, and died in oakland, california, in 2004 she is well known for her large, colorfully glazed clay sculptures of men and women, expanding the. Biography viola frey 1933—2004 over the course of her five-decade career, viola frey produced an impressive body of artwork, including ceramic sculpture, bronze.