Jim McVicker

Born: 1951, Fontana, CA
           Self-taught painter
	  
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2002   Hackett-Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA (also 99, 97, 95)
2000   "Watercolors," Morris Graves Museum of Art, Humboldt, CA
1993   Orr's Gallery, San Diego, CA (also 92)
           Gump's Gallery, San Francisco, CA (also 91, 88)
           Atlee & Atlee, Eureka, CA (also 89-92)
           Foxhall Gallery, Washington, DC (also 92, 91, 89)
1988   Capricorn Galleries, Bethesda, MD
           Candy Stick Gallery, Ferndale, CA (also 84-87)
1981   North Coast Gallery, Arcata, CA
1977   Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA	

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2004   "Bay Area Realist" John Pence Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2000   "Hackett-Freedman Gallery Artists," Shasta College Art Gallery, Redding, CA
           "Still Lifes from Hackett-Freedman Gallery," Spanierman Gallery, New York, NY
1999   "Contemporary Realism," Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, TN
1997   "10th Anniversary Exhibition," Hackett-Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1996   "Still Life," Comtemporary Realist Gallery, San Francisco, CA
           "Flower Paintings," Comtemporary Realist Gallery, San Francisco, CA
           "Contemporary American Realist Painters," Halls Crown Center, Kansas City, MO (also 94)
1994   "Arts for the Parks Top 100," National Wildlife Museum, Jackson, WY (traveling)
           "Plein Air Show," The Pink Lady Gallery, Eureka, CA
1993   "Landscapes of the West," Phippen Museum of Western Art, Prescott, AZ
1990   "25/25: 25 Portraits of Artists by Jim McVicker and 25 Works by the Artists," Humboldt Cultural Center Gallery, Eureka, CA
           Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
1989   Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Palm Springs, CA
1988   "Landscapes and Figures," Humboldt Cultural Center, Eureka, CA
           "Mid-Year Show," Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
1986   "Humboldt County Artists," California State Capitol, Sacramento, CA
           "Twenty Humboldt Artists," California Museum of Art, Luther Burbank Center, Santa Rosa, CA
           City Gallery, Sacramento, CA
1983   "Realism, Two Points of View: Jim McVicker and Mike Kopriva," Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, WY
1982   National Juried Show, Terrence Gallery, Palenville, NY
1981   Humboldt Cultural Center, Eureka, CA (traveling)
1979   "Four-Person Boat Show," Hobart Gallery, Ferndale, CA

SELECTED AWARDS
1993   Silver Award, "Discovery 1993," Art of California painting competition
1992   First Place, The Artists Magazine national portrait competition (also 91)
           Second Place, The Artists Magazine national still life competition
1989   Second Place, The Artists Magazine national portrait competition
           Award of Excellence, "California Works," California State Fair, Sacramento, CA (also 87, 86)
1986   Arts Council Award, Humboldt County, CA
1983   First Place, national juried competition, Rocks Spring, WY

SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
California Supreme Court Mural, Civic Center, San Francisco, CA
Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA
Exxon Corporation, Irving, TX
Glendale Federal Savings & Loan, Los Angeles, CA
Bank of Loleta, Eureka, CA
Nagaragawa Ramada Hotel, Gifu, Japan
Ritz Carlton, Pasadena, CA
Ross & Jewett Financial Advisors, Eureka, CA
The Sutter Club, Sacramento, CA
Sweet & Wiseman Public Accountants, Eureka, CA
State of Wyoming, Douglas, WY