Bob Nugent

individual
Life Dates:
b. 1947
Nationality:
American
Artist Biography:
Born 1947, Santa Monica, California EDUCATION MFA University of California, Santa Barbara, 1971 BA College of Creative Studies University of California, Santa Barbara, 1969 TEACHING EXPERIENCE 2006 Awarded Professor Emeritus, Sonoma State University 2004-2005 Professor of Art and Department Chair, Art And Art History Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California 1991-2004 Professor of Art Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California 1989-1991 Professor of Art and Department Chair, Art And Art History Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California 1981-89 Director, University Art Gallery Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California 1973-81 College of Siskiyous, Weed, California 1972-73 Pepperdine University, Malibu, California 1971-72 University of Hawaii, American Samoan Contract, Samoan Islands GRANTS AND AWARDS 2006 Gourmand Award from France, Author, Best Illustrated Wine Book in America 2001 U.S. State Department Cultural Exchange Grant, São Paulo, Brazil 1994 Research Grant, São Paulo, Brazil; California State University 1990 Artist Fellowship, California Arts Council Artist Fellowship, Sonoma County Foundation/NEA Grant Research Grant, Matto Grosso, Brazil; Sonoma State University 1986 Fulbright Foundation Travel Grant; Brazil 1984 Travel Grant, São Paulo, Brazil; California State University 1983 Travel Grant, Kyoto, Japan: California State University 1979 National Endowment for the Arts Individual Fellowship 1977 Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Fellowship 1972 Tyrus Wong Award for Painting COMMISSIONS 2008 Atlantis Hotel, Dubai, Saudi Arabia 2007 Mirage Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada 2004-2007 Label Design, Imagery Estate Winery, Glen Ellen, California 2002-05 Cave Drawings, Benziger Family Winery, Glen Ellen, California 2001 Wine Country Film Festival, Sonoma, California 2000 Label Design, Benziger Family Winery Label Design, Imagery Estate Winery 1999 Hyatt Hotel, Phoenix, Arizona Westin Hotel, Indianapolis, Indiana Label Designs, Benziger Family Winery 1997 Sonoma Mountain Brewery, Glen Ellen, California 1993-96 Label Designs, Benziger Family Winery 1992 “Amazonas”, Metropolis Hotel, San Francisco, California 1988 Label Design, Glen Ellen Winery Imagery Series 1987 “Iquitos”, Kaiser Hospital, Santa Rosa, California 1986 “Aichi I” and “Aichi II” Print Edition, Fairmont Hotels, San Francisco, California and Chicago, Illinois 1985 “Serie Dos Jardins”, (22 Wall Sections) Kirkland/Ellis Project for Skidmore/Owings/Merrill, Denver, Colorado 1984 Flying Colors, Flag Design for City of Oakland 1983 “Obara Variation”, Meridian Hotel, San Francisco, California SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selected) Over 100 Solo Exhibitions 2010 Tercera Gallery, Palo Alto, California Dan Galeria, São Paulo, Brazil UNIP-Universidade Paulista, São Paulo, Brazil 2009 Instituto Tomie Ohtake, Sao Paulo, Brazil Carniegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA Art Foundry Gallery, Sacramento, CA 2008 Bemidji State University, Bemidji, Minnesota Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, Illinois Talley Gallery, Bemidji State University, Bemidji, Minnesota 199 Fremont, San Francisco, California, Herrett Museum, Twin Falls, Idaho Multicultural Arts Center, Merced, California Tercera Gallery, Palo Alto, California Shasta College, Redding, California 2007 Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee University Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, California Elins/Eagles-Smith, San Francisco, California Erickson Fine Art, Healdsburg, California 2006 Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan 2005 Elins/Eagles-Smith, San Francisco, California Flanders Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota 2003 455 Market St., San Francisco, California Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan College of the Sequoias, Visalia, California Monterey Peninsula College, Monterey, California 2002 Flanders Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota 2001 Gallery 76, Omaha, Nebraska Erickson and Elins, San Francisco, California Fresno Museum of Art, Fresno, California 2000 Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan Fresno Museum of Art, Fresno, California Flanders Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota Fresno Pacific University, Fresno, California 1999 Dan Galleria, São Paulo, Brazil Galleria Anita Schwartz, Rio de Janeiro D.P. Fong Gallery, San Jose, California Flanders Contemporary Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota 1998 Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee 1998 Ventura College, Ventura, California Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan Traywick Gallery, Berkeley, California 1997 Dan Galeria, São Paulo, Brazil Blue River Gallery, Jacksonville, Florida 1996 Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois Claudia Chaplin Gallery, Stinson Beach, California Manwaring Gallery, Connecticut College, New London 1995 Sunspot Gallery, College of Southern Idaho, Twin Falls Herrett Museum, Twin Falls, Idaho 1994 Alexa Lee Gallery, Ann Arbor, Michigan Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, Tennessee Tavern Club, Chicago, Illinois 1993 Documenta, Sao Paulo, Brazil Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, Illinois Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinios Robert Thomson Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota 1991 Magnolia Editions, Oakland, California 1990 Simon James Gallery, Berkeley, California 1989 Robert Thomson Gallery, Minneapolis, Minnesota Gwydion Gallery, La Jolla, California Robert L. Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan 1988 Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois Gallery 72, Omaha, Nebraska 1987 Scott Hanson Gallery, New York Robert L. Kidd Galleries, Birmingham, Michigan Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia 1986 Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago, Illinois Magnolia Editions, Oakland, California Galeria Saramenha, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Museu de Arte de São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil