WILLIAM E. MINSCHEW

 EDUCATION

1961-62 Fulbright Scholarship - Rome, Italy
1959-61 M.F.A. - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
1955-59 B.S. - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina
School of Design, Department of Architecture, Raleigh, North Carolina
Atlantic Christian College, Wilson, North Carolina

SCULPTURE COMMISSIONS

Dr. Bramante, Clinic, Fresno CA
The Ansel Adams Trust, The Mono Inn, Mono Lake CA. Moon Blade
Fresno Art Museum Sculpture Garden, Fresno CA
Metropolitan Museum, Fresno CA
National Appaloosa Museum, Moscow Idaho - Chief Joseph Commemorative Bronze Portrait
Veteran's Hospital, Fresno CA, National Endowment for the Arts Grant
The Harris Ranch, Coalinga CA
Guarantee Savings and Loan, Fresno CA
The Vision Center, Fresno CA
Sequoia Savings, Fresno CA
Giocobbi Square, Sun Valley Idaho
Warner Theater, Fresno CA
The Pinnacle Corporation, Fresno CA - Mr & Mrs Sam Reeves
Mr & Mrs Richard Cook, Garden Sculpture, Fresno CA
Mr & Mrs Richard Cook, Fountain Plaza, Fresno CA
Mr. & Mrs. George Andros, residence, Fresno CA
Mr & Mrs Edwin O-Neil, residence, Santa Cruz CA
Mr & Mrs William Rogers, residence, Fresno CA



ONE-MAN EXHIBITIONS
2000 The Phebe Conley Gallery, California State University, Fresno (September 1 - October 5) Geometrica / Piero: A Visit, 40 new works of computer graphics, printed at Nash Editions of Southern California.
2000 The President's Gallery, California State University, Fresno (September 1 - October 5) - Retrospectiva. Selections of bronze and bamboo / mixed media from Bamboo Between Cultures.
1995 Fresno Art Museum, 78 pieces in three galleries - Bamboo Between Cultures: Japan/Italy/Bali/California, Fresno, California (September 14 - November 9)
1995 4th International Bamboo Congress, Linda Garland Estate, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia - 24 photos of Florence Exhibition plus 4 new sculptures created for Congress (June 4 - 11)
1994 The Ken Gallery, Bambu - Florence, Italy (June 9 - 29)
1990 Claudia Chapman Gallery, Stinson Beach, California
1990 Phebe Conley Gallery, Seven Stones - California State University, Fresno, California (October 2 - December 6)
1988 Fresno Art Museum, Seven Stones - Fresno California (January 19 - May 2) 
1987 Zantman Gallery, Seven Stones - Palm Desert, California
1987 Galleria Volterra, Academy, California (Benefit for the Fresno Art Museum)
1984 Fresno Metropolitan Museum, 40'x70'x24' Environmental Sculpture - Fresno, California (executed for the museum's opening celebration)
1975 Phebe Conley Gallery, American Bicentennial, The Indians - California State University, Fresno, California
1973 Twentieth Century Gallery, Contrast of Nobility: Aristocrisy of Europe and Indians of North America -Williamsburg, Virginia
1966 Museum of Space/Technology, Tribute to NASA - Exposition Park, Los Angeles, California
1966 Comara Gallery, Tribute to NASA - Los Angeles, California
1965 Pomona Art Center, Pomona, California
1965 Fresno Art Museum, New Planet Landscapes - Fresno, California
1965 Fig Tree Gallery, Fresno, California
1964 Visalia Art Museum, Visalia, California
1964 Phebe Conley Gallery, California State University, Fresno, California
1961 John Motley Morehead Gallery, Painting and Sculpture Toward Architecture, (MFA Thesis presentation which received Fulbright Scholarhip) - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 
1961 Gimghoul Castle, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

 

 


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2000 Faculty Exhitibition: Department of Art & Design, California State University, Fresno (January - February)
2000 LOST WAX FOUNDry FRIENDS IV Exhibition, California State University, Fresno. )October 11 - November 10.)
2000 Fresno Art Museum Sculpture Garden - Permanent Collection: Grand Opening reception .(October 18)
1997 Khouros Gallery, New York , Connecticut
1997 PDX Gallery, Bamboo - Portland Oregon
1996 Phebe Conley Gallery, LOST WAX FOUNDry FRIENDS III Exhibition - California State University, Fresno, California
1995 Phebe Conley Gallery, Faculty Exhibition - California State University, Fresno, California
1993 Phebe Conley Gallery, Faculty Exhibition - California State University, Fresno, California
1991 Fresno Art Museum, New Wave - Fresno California 
1990 John Pence Gallery, New Artists - San Francisco, California
1989 Chancellor's Office, Distinguished Artists, Landscape Visions - Long Beach, California (Invitational) 
1989 National Peace Memorial Competition / Exhibition - Washington, DC, (33 Acre Design National Competition)
1987 Phebe Conley Gallery, Art Faculty Biennial - California State University, Fresno, California
1986 University of Florida Gallery, National Sculpture Exhibition - Tallahassee, Florida (Juried)
1985 Galleries of California State Universities, Los Angeles, Long Beach, Fresno, and Sacramento, Chancellor's California Distinguished Artist Travelling Exhibition, (Invitational) 
1974 Ackland Museum, Alumni Exhibition - University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina (Invitational)
1969 California State Exposition, Design Invitational - Sacramento, California
1968 Pasadena Museum - Pasadena, California (Juried)
1968 Design Ten - School of Design, Department of Architecture 
1967 Laguna Art Annual - Laguna Beach, California (Invitational)
1967 San Joaquin Annual - Fresno Art Center, Fresno, California (Juried)Monastery of Vollyermo - California (Juried)
1996 Atlantic Christian College Gallery, Alumni Invitational - Wilson, North Carolina
1966 San Joaquin Annual - Fresno Art Center, Fresno, California (Juried)
1966  Laguna Art Annual - Laguna Beach, California (Invitational)
1966 Los Angeles County Museum - Segments from Tribute to NASA, Los Angeles, California (Invitational)
1965 San Joaquin Annual - Fresno Art Center, Fresno, California (Juried)
1965  Laguna Art Annual - Laguna Beach, California (Invitational)
1964 San Joaquin Annual - Fresno Art Center, Fresno, California (Juried)
1964 Orange State College Gallery - Southern California (Invitational)
1964 Louis Comfort Tiffany, Award Show - New York, New York (Juried)
1964 Harlaan Allen Gallery - San Francisco, California
1963 Phebe Conley Gallery - Faculty Exhibitions, California State University, Fresno, California, (each year in continuity to date)
1963 Visalia Art Museum 
1962 Religious Festival - Monterey, California (Juried - First Place Award)
1962 Palazzo Venezia - Rome, Italy, Fulbright Exhibition (Chairman/Coordinator)
1961 North Carolina Annual - Raleigh, North Carolina (Juried)
1960 North Carolina Annual - Raleigh, North Carolina (Juried)
1959 North Carolina Annual - Raleigh, North Carolina (Juried)



PUBLICATIONS

2000 THE FRESNO BEE newspaper photo feature, "Geometrica / Piero: A Visit " and "Retrospectiva"
2000 THE FRESNO BEE Photo feature, Fall Season of the Arts publication
1998 WORLD WIDE WEB - www.minschew.com
1996 ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST - AD At Large, Photo/text "Homage to Bangli": Concept of world as Global Studio - influences of Bali on my work, in bamboo interpreted by bronze (August magazine)
1995 WORLD WIDE WEB, California State University, Fresno publication: biography and review Fresno Art Museum exhibition http://www.csufresno.edu/publinfoA.html IV International Bamboo Congress Catalog, Ubud, Bali, Indonesia (June )
1995 THE FRESNO BEE newspaper photo feature, Bamboo Between Cultures - Fresno Art Museum exhibition
1995 PREVIEW, Fresno Art Museum publication, cover photo and feature article on Bamboo Between Cultures exhibition
1994 Bambu, The Ken Gallery color catalog, of Florence Exhibition - Italy (July)The Fresno Bee newspaper photo feature, Bambu - Florence exhibition
1992 Fireplaces, Chronicle Books, four page feature, by Cookie Kindaed and Alexandra Edwards
1990 THE GOOD HOUSE, Taunton Press, (featured twice) by Max Jacobson, Mary Silverstein, and Barbara Winslow
1989 NORTHERN CALIFORNIA HOUSE & GARDEN magazine, six-page feature article, Northern California's Best, text by Ann Bertelsen, photos by Mark Citret
1988 Minschew - Seven Stones and Other Dreams , Fresno Art Museum catalog exhibitions
1988 THE FRESNO BEE newpaper photo feature, Seven Stones exhibition
1988 PBS documentary (30-min) Seven Stones exhibition Aired in United States and on Soviet Public Television in Russia through International Media Exchange
1986 California State University Chancellor's publication catalog, ARTIST'S FORUM 
1984 THE FRESNO BEE newspaper photo feature, Sky of Rock, Well of Lightening -Metropolitan Museum exhibition
1970 Film script, Pray for Him/Pray for Her 
1968 Film script, That Turnstile
1968 ART MODERNE magazine, Paris, France - review The Wedding
1968 PER SE, Stanford University CA, The Wedding - text with six drawings
1968 INTERIORS Magazine, photo review - Vacuum Molded Sculpture
1968 TOWN & COUNTRY Magazine, photo review - Vacuum Molded Sculpture
1968 SUNSET Magazine, photo review - Vacuum Molded Sculpture
1968 DESIGN TEN, Pasadena Museum Catalog - Vacuum Molded Sculpture
1968 Fresno State University ALUMNI MAGAZINE, feature article, Minschew and His Environment
1966 ART FORUM, editorial review of Tribute to NASA exhibition - Comara Gallery, Los Angeles CA
1966 THE FRESNO BEE newspaper photo feature, Tribute to NASA - Comara exhibition  
1965 THE FRESNO BEE newspaper photo feature, New Planet Landscapes exhibition


PUBLIC & CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Deloitte & Touche, Fresno CA (1)
Fresno Art Museum, Fresno CA (4)
Ansel Adams Trust, Mono Inn, Mono Lake CA (1)
Pinnacle Corporation, Ltd. Fresno CA (1)Bramanti Clinic,Fresno CA (2)
Toscanella Corporation Inc. North Hollywood CA (1)
Veterans Hospital (NEA project) Fresno CA (1)
Great Western Savings, Fresno CA (1)
The Vision Center, Fresno CA (1)
Glendale Federal Savings, Fresno CA (3)
Giocobbi Square, Sun Valley Idaho (4)
University of North Carolina, Raleigh NC (1)
National Appaloosa Museum, Moscow ID (Chief Joseph commemorative) (1)

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS (NUMBERS OF WORKS)

Mr & Mrs Fiorenzo Tirinnanzi, Toluca Lake CA (6)
Mrs Rose Tarlow, Beverly Hills CA (1)
Ms Sally Serkin-Lewis, Los Angeles CA (1)
Jim & Ellen Isenson, Beverly Hills CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Umberto Tirinnanzi, Florence Italy (2)
Mr & Mrs Franco Corsini, Parma Italy (2)
Dr & Mrs Ermando Minardi, Parma Italy (2)
Mr & Mrs George Blair, Fresno CA (3)
Mrs Margie Wheat, Palm Springs CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Buster Minshew, Boise Idaho (1)
Mr & Mrs Richard Cook, Fresno CA (4)
Mr & Mrs Herman Smith, Clovis CA (1)
Mr & Mrs John Cummings, Fresno CA (2)
Mr & Mrs Robert Gross, Fresno CA (1)
Pat Hennings, Fresno CA (1)
Dr Jacques Y. Lindauer, Fresno CA (1)
Mr & Mrs John Sindell, Compocologno, Switzerland (1)
Mr & Mrs Sandy Sindell, Fresno CA (1)
Mr & Mrs John Harris, Fresno CA (1)
Mr & Mrs James Hallowell, Fresno Ca (4)
Mr & Mrs Alan Post, Sacramento CA (2)
Dr & Mrs Joseph Sloane, Chapel Hill NC (1)
Mr & Mrs Edwin O'Neill, Fresno CA (2)
Dr & Mrs William Poteat, Duke University, NC (2)
Mr & Mrs William Barnes, Wilson NC (1)
Mr & Mrs Johnson Moore, Wilson NC (1)
Dr & Mrs Benjamin Swalin, Chapel Hill NC (3)
Dr & Mrs Jose Elgorriga, Fresno CA (2)
Miss Katherine Panas, Santa Cruz CA (1)
Miss Thalia Panas, Fresno CA (2)
Mr & Mrs William Barbas, Fresno CA (1)
Dr & Mrs Erwin Barg, Fresno CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Frank Moradian, Fresno CA (1)
Mr Fred Savala, Fresno CA (2)
Dr & Mrs Wayne Colver, Fresno CA (1)
Dr & Mrs Russell Levenworth, Fresno CA (1)
Mrs Patricia Hopper, Fresno CA (2)
Mr & Mrs Kelly Peck, Fresno CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Sean Flavin, Monterey CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Phillip Smith, Carmel CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Jamie Davidson, Fresno CA (1)
Mrs Joyce B. Aiken, Fresno CA (2)
Mr & Mrs Charles Warren, Santa Barbara CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Gene Zellmer, Carmel CA (3)
Mr & Mrs Robert Peckinpah, Fresno CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Wesley Behel, Saratoga CA (1)
Mrs Charles T. Olson, Scottsdale CA (1)
Mrs Phillip Erro, Fresno CA (2)
Mr & Mrs Andrew Mass, Jackson, Miss. (1)
Mr & Mrs Lawrence Fixel, San Francisco CA (3)
Mrs Ann M. Andros, Carmel CA (1)
Mr & Mrs William Rogers, Fresno CA (3)
Mrs Shirley Brinker, Fresno CA (2)
Mr & Mrs Gerald Sindell, Beverly Hills CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Richard Millington, Sun Valley Idaho (1)
Mr & Mrs Robert Minschew, Sun Valley Idaho (2)
Mr & Mrs John Johnson, Clovis CA (3)
Mr Erick Minschew, Elizabeth City NC (3)
Mr James Minschew, Newburn NC (2)
Mr & Mrs W.E. Minschew, Wilson NC (5)
Mr & Mrs Wade A. Gardner, Wilson NC (1)
Mrs Charlene Deggs, San Francisco CA (2)
Dr & Mrs Robert Smetherman, Fresno CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Willard Eisner, Fresno CA (3)
Mrs Evelyn Hoffman, Sedona AZ (1)
Mr George Ollikkala, Fresno CA (2)
Mr & Mrs Herman Smith, Fresno CA (1)
Mr & Mrs W.T. Dickenson, Washington DC (1)
Dr Francis Huemer, New York NY (1)
Mr & Mrs Charles Shaffer, Chapel Hill NC (1)
Dr & Mrs Robert Peters, Sun Valley Idaho (1)
Dr & Mrs Peck Lau, Fresno CA (2)
Mr & Mrs Clarke Bearden, Carmel, CA (1)
Mr & Mrs Lewis Eaton, Fresno CA (4)
Mr Jeffrey Minschew, Wake Forest, NC (1)
Mr James W. Minschew, Raleigh, NC (1)
Mr & Mrs Tam Cloer, Apex, NC (1)
Miss Marcia Minschew, New Bern, NC (1)
Mr & Mrs Mick Micklem, Lancaster, VA (1)


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