Roger Kuntz, Blimp, 1965


. Roger Kuntz Blimp Oil on canvas, 1965 46 x 48 inches Promised gift of Nancy Dustin Wall Moure PG.2004.001.010 … [Read more...]

Ali Smith, Green Spleen, 2008


. Ali Smith Green Spleen Oil on canvas, 2008 50 x 70 inches Museum purchase with funds from the Mark and Hilarie Moore Family Trust 2009.002 … [Read more...]

Ali Smith


Ali Smith 1976 . Ali Smith (born 1976, Newport Beach, CA) received her MFA from California State University, Long Beach (CA), and has exhibited widely throughout the United States, with recent solo shows in New York at Freight and Volume Gallery, as well as in Houston and Los Angeles. She has just completed 12 new large-scale canvases for her upcoming solo show at Mark Moore Gallery in Culver City, opening February 25th. . Smith’s energetic canvases meld delicate line with impasto paint, … [Read more...]

Alexis Smith, Flatlands, 1972


. Alexis Smith Flatlands Collage, 1972 32 1/4 x 22 1/2 inches Gift of Herbert Hirsh, from the Estate of Pauline Hirsh 1988.016 … [Read more...]

Jack Wilkinson Smith


Jack Wilkinson Smith 1873-1949 . Jack Wilkinson Smith was born on February 7, 1873 in Paterson, NJ. As a teenager, Smith attended the Chicago Art Institute and also worked beneath artist Gardner Symons. Smith then went on to work as a commercial artist in Lexington, KY and later as a sketch artist for the Cincinnati Enquirer. During his time in Cincinnati, Smith studied at the Art Academy under Frank Duveneck and built his reputation with his front-line sketches during the Spanish-American … [Read more...]

F. Tolles Chamberlin, Fruit and Majolica, 1940


. F. Tolles Chamberlin Fruit and Majolica Oil on canvas, 1940 20 x 24 inches Gift of the Virginia Steele Scott Foundation 1980.012 … [Read more...]

Larry Cohen, The Ulysses, 1983


. Larry Cohen View from Taft and Franklin Oil on canvas, 1983 48 x 32 inches Gift of Bruce and Donna Polichar … [Read more...]

Larry Cohen


Larry Cohen b. 1952 . Born in 1952 in Los Angeles, Larry Cohen received his B.A. from the University of California Santa Barbara and his M.F.A. from UCLA in 1976. Since, he has exhibited in galleries throughout Los Angeles, San Francisco, and New York. His work can also be found in the collections of The Oakland Museum of California and the Transamerica Corporation. He was the winner of the 1996 Open Studios First Pacific Coast Competition. He is best known for his paintings that depict … [Read more...]