Laddie John Dill

Laddie John Dill
Laddie John Dill
Laddie John Dill
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  • Laddie John Dill, a Los Angeles native, was born in Long Beach and attended Santa Monica High School. He graduated from Chouinard Art Institute in 1968. At age 28, Dill had his first one-man exhibit at the Illeana Sonnabend Gallery in New York. Dill's list of exhibitions include galleries and museums from such venues as Seoul, Paris, Nogoya, Japan; and Helsinki, Findland; to New York, Kansas City,
    Seattle, and throughout Northern and Southern California.
    Laddie is the recipient of two National Endowment grants; one for sculpture and one for painting, and a Guggenheim Fellowship for painting. He has also taught extensively at UCLA, UCIrvine, Art Center in Pasadena, and lectured in numerous universities and art institutions across the United States.

    1943 Born in Long Beach, California
    1964 - 1968 Attended Chouinard Art Institute, Los Angeles, BFA 1968
    Lives in Venice, California
    1975 National Endowment for the Arts, Artists Fellowship
    1979 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship
    1982 National Endowment for the Arts, Artists Fellowship
    1983 California Arts Council, Art in Public Buildings Program Grant

    Group exhibitions
    Cantor Arts Center, Stanford University, California
    Selections from the Permanent Collection, Museum of Modern Art, New York
    Laguna Museum of Art, “In Barcelona”, Laguna Beach, CA
    Los Angeles County Museum of Art, “Drawings from the 60’s and 70’s”, Los Angeles, CA
    Laguna Art Museum, "Electric Light Blanket" (Installation and Performance), Laguna, CA
    Parallel, curated by Terence Riley, John Keenen & Joachim Pissarro, "LAX-MIA: Light + Space", Miami, FL
    Austin Projects, “Inaugural Exhibition”, Palm Desert, CA
    Galerie Dominique Fiat, “Laddie John Dill and Brian Wills”, Paris, France
    Nyehaus and Dorfman Projects, “The Very Last Plastics Show,” New York, NY
    Laguna Museum of Art, “Selections from the Permanent Collection”, Laguna Beach, California
    Barbara Mathes Gallery, “California Group Exhibition”, New York, NY
    Peter Blake Gallery, “The Nature of Abstraction”, Laguna, CA
    Art 1307, “7 Magnifici Anni”, Napoli, Italy
    Ochi Gallery, “Value of a Line”, Sun Valley, ID
    Maison Rouge, “Who’s Afraid Of Red, Yellow And Blue”, Paris, France
    Tankstelle Gallery, “LA Invasion: Laddie John Dill/Peter Alexander/Judy Chicago”, Berlin, Germany
    Martin-Gropius-Bau, “Pacific Standard Time Berlin”, Berlin, Germany (PST)*
    William Turner Gallery, “Ed’s Party”, Los Angeles, CA
    Joe’s Abbot Kinney, “Artists X Architects”, Venice, CA
    MACRO, “Neon. La Materia Luminosa Dell’Arte”, Rome, Italy
    ART1307, “Immaterial spaces”, Napoli, Italy
    Venice Biennale, “Venice in Venice” Venice, Italy
    Nye+Brown, “The Lords and the New Creatures”, Los Angeles, California
    The Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, “Selections from the Frederick R.
    Galerie Dominique Fiat, “Contained Radiance / Paris”, Paris, France
    Weisman Museum of Art”, Malibu, California (PST)*
    5 Lite, “Laddie John Dill, Ed Moses, James Turrell, Robert Irwin, Robert Wilhite”, Los Angeles, CA (PST)*
    Seeline Gallery, “Silver”, Los Angeles, CA (PST)*
    Santa Ana College, “Mysterious Objects”, Los Angeles, CA
    Laguna Art Museum, “Best Kept Secret”, Laguna Beach, CA (PST)*
    Nye+Brown, “Domestic Disturbance”, Los Angeles, CA
    LA Artcore, “Solid as a Rock”, Los Angeles, California (PST)*
    Galerie Dominique Fiat, “PST / Paris”, Paris, France
    David Zwirner, “Primary Atmospheres”, New York, New York
    Museo Jumex, “Collection”, Mexico City, Mexico
    Basel Art Fair, “Volta 6”, Basel, Switzerland
    Nyehaus, “Swell”, New York, NY
    Nathan Bernstein Gallery, “Behind the Light”, New York, NY
    Friedrich Petzel Gallery, “Swell”, New York, NY
    Rumba: “Made in California”, Santa Monica, California
    Coda Gallery, Rancho Mirage, California
    Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University; “From the Vault”, Malibu, California
    Fellini Gallery, Shang Hai, China
    PS Zask Gallery, “Thirdspace”, Los Angeles, California
    Santa Monica Museum, “Incognito”, Santa Monica, California
    LA Contemporary: “Nepotism”, Los Angeles, California
    The Riverside Art Museum: “The 1980’s Neo- Expressionism & Driven Abstraction II”, Riverside, California

    Solo exhibitions
    Contained Radiance: Miracle Mile, Ace Gallery, Los Angeles, California
    Laddie John Dill: Light Sentences and Light Traps, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, California
    ART1307, “Modulazioni di luce”, Napoli, Italy
    Pio Monte della Misericordia, Napoli, Italy
    Nyehaus Gallery, “Elementary: Laddie John Dill”, New York, New York
    Nye+Brown, “Contained Radiance/LA”, Los Angeles, California
    Ochi Gallery, “Contained Radiance/Idaho”, Ketchum, Idaho
    Nyehaus, “Contained Radiance”, New York, New York
    LA Artcore Gallery, “Survey: 1970 - 2006”, Los Angeles, California
    Off Main Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, California
    Kevin Barry Fine Art, Los Angeles, California
    Skidmore Contemporary Art, Malibu, California
    Bakersfield Museum of Art, Bakersfield, California
    Elena Zass Gallery, Laguna Beach, California
    Euro Gallery, Exhibition, Minneapolis, Minnesota
    Ochi Gallery, “Recent Works”, Sun Valley, Idaho
    Bakersfield Museum of Art, Bakersfield, California
    Parchman Stremmel Galleries, San Antonio, Texas
    Chac Mool Contemporary Fine Art, Los Angeles, California
    Ochi Gallery, Sun Valley, Idaho
    Valerie Miller Fine Art, Palm Springs, California
    Andrea Marquit Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts
    Steven Josefsberg Gallery, Portland, Oregon
    Parchman Stremmel Galleries, San Antonio, Texas
    Ochi Gallery, Sun Valley, Idaho
    Stremmel Gallery, Reno, Nevada
    Conejo Valley Art Museum, Thousand Oaks, California
    D.P. Fong & Spratt Galleries, San Jose, California
    D.P. Fong Galleries, San Jose, California
    Works Gallery South, Costa Mesa, California
    Ernie Wolfe Gallery, Los Angeles, California
    Works Gallery South, Costa Mesa, California
    Sam Francis Gallery/ Crossroads School for the Arts and Sciences, Santa Monica, California
    Municipal Art Gallery/Mixografia Gallery and Workshop Los Angeles, California
    Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, Washington
    Sena Galleries West, Santa Fe, New Mexico