Raymond Parker, American (1922 - 1990)

Raymond Parker
1922
Born in Beresford, SD (US)

Raymond Parker, a New York School Abstract Expressionist, was a colorist influenced by Cubism in his early work. He later sought to improvise in paint as he did in his playing as a jazz musician.

Parker was born in South Dakota in 1922. He received a Master of Fine Arts degree in 1948 from the University of Iowa, Iowa City. Before moving to New York in 1955, he taught in Iowa, Minnesota and Tennessee. He later was a guest critic at Columbia University and Bennington College.

1990
Died in New York City, NY (US)


Public exhibitions    

2007
Ray Parker - Paintings and Drawings from the 1960s
Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, NY

2006
Ray Parker Paintings 1959-1973
Haggerty Museum of Art, Milwaukee, WI

2004
The Abstract Eye - Selections from the Permanent Collection
Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art - SMoCA, Phoenix, AZ
Ray Parker - Paintings from the 1970s
Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, NY

2000
Ray Parker - The Simple Paintings, 1958-1965
Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, NY

1999
Ray Parker - Works on Paper c. 1960
Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, NY


Representing galleries  3   

Germany

 Vonderbank Artgalleries - Frankfurt/M, Frankfurt/Main

USA

 Parkerson Gallery, Houston, TX
 Joan T. Washburn Gallery, New York, NY


Public collections  5   


United Kingdom

 Tate Britain, London (England)

USA

 MIT List Visual Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
 The Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
 David Winton Bell Gallery, Providence, RI
 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

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