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John Modesitt


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John Modesitt

Born 1955, New Mexico

1985-86 Study at the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
1981-84 Study at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
1981 Private Study of Sculpture, Townsend Studios, New York, NY
1978-79 Associate of Arts Degree, Cabrillo City College, Santa Cruz, CA
1978-79 Study at the Santa Barbara Art Museum, Santa Barbara, CA
1976-78 Oil Painting, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA

Cronology & Exhibitions:
2017 Santa Fe Art Auction, Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2015 David Cook Gallery, Denver, Co.
2015 Eckart Ross Gallery, Indiana
2013 Waterhouse Gallery, Santa Barbara, Ca.
2012 Manitou Gallery Santa Fe, N.M.
2012 International Exhibit, Great Hall, Beijing, China
2009 Altermann Auction and Gallery Santa Fe, N.M.
2009 Edenhurst Gallery One Man Show, Palm Desert, Ca.
2009 C.M. Russell Auction, Mt.
2009 Weighorst Museum 4 man exhibit, El Cajon, Ca.
2008 Journeys West Gallery, one man exhibit, San Diego, Ca.
2008 C.M.Russell Auction, Mt.
2008 President of Rancho Santa Fe Artist Guild, RSF, Ca.
2007 Butler Museum of American Art, Ohio
2006 New Britain Museum of Fine Art, Ct.
2005 Knoxville Museum of Art
2004 Masterpiece Gallery Carmel, Ca.
2003 PPL Corp. , Pa. , Installation & completion of collection
2002 Fall Salon Show, Beverly Hills, Ca. Exhibition
2001 Edenhurst Gallery, Beverly Hills, Ca, Group Show
2001 Courtyard Gallery, Rancho Santa Fe, Ca.
2001 The Exchange Fine Arts Gallery, Orange, CA, New Works
2000 Eclectic Gallery, Pitts., Pa. One Man Show 'Works from France'
1999 Banks Fine Art, Dallas Tx. One Man Show 'Paintings of Normandy, France"
1999 Gallerie Gabrie, Pasadena, Ca, One Man Show
1998 DM Gallery, La Jolla, Ca.
1997 Robson Gallery, San Diego, Ca, Group show
1997 Bijutsu Sekai Gallery, Tokyo, Japan, A New World of Art, International Juried Group Show
1997 Poulsen Galleries, Pasadena, Ca.
1996 San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, Ca, taught a class on impressionist painting techniques
1996 Global Art, Osaka, Japan, One Man Show
1995 Del Mar Gallery, Del Mar, Ca, Group shows
1992 Constructed a home/studio in Solana Beach, Ca.
1991 Moved to Solana Beach, Ca.
1991 Traveled to Hungary and Romania to paint
1991 Traveled to Japan to paint

1968 Began painting with oils

C.M. Russell Auction, Great Falls, Mt.
Christies, Los Angeles, Ca. (California Paintings Sales)
John Moran Auctioneers, Pasadena, Ca. (California Paintings Sales)
Butterfield & Butterfield, Los Angeles, Ca.  (Western Paintings Sales)
Knoxville Museum Auction, TN.
Christies, London (Impressionist & Modern Art Sales)
Christies, Paris (Impressionist & Modern Art Sales)
Heritage Auction Galleries, Dallas, Tx. ( Fine Art Auctions)
Clars Auction House (Fine Art Sales)
Shannons Auction House ( Fine Art Sales)
Altermann Auction,  New Mexico
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