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Sullivan Goss Exhibitions, 2009

Sullivan Goss - An American Gallery presents a variety of exhibitions throughout the year at our Santa Barbara location.


James Haggerty: New Ceramics 2009

December 3, 2009 - January 31, 2010

For his second solo show with Sullivan Goss, ceramicist James Haggerty presents a selection of new glazes and new forms.

A Winter Quartet

December 3, 2009 - January 31, 2010

For this salon exhibition, curator Susan Bush has assembled a thoughtful collection of works by artists who are new to the gallery.

John Nava: Facing West

November 5, 2009 - January 31, 2010

For his second exhibition at Sullivan Goss, John Nava has created a new body of work around the theme of the Anadyomene - the mythic goddess also known as Venus. He has reimagined her in terms more familiar to contemporary life in California.

Colin Campbell Cooper: Paper Sketches

November 5, 2009 - January 31, 2010

Sullivan Goss presents a charming exhibition of painted sketches made during the artist's journeys throughout Europe and the Middle East.

100 Grand

November 5, 2009 - January 31, 2010

Sullivan Goss presents a salon exhibition comprised one hundred art works priced at $1,000 or less.

Sidney Gordin: Drawings in Air and on Paper

October 1, 2009 - January 2, 2010

For our second exhibition of works from the Estate of Sidney Gordin, Sullivan Goss will present an exhibition of sculpture and works on paper that investigate the intersection of both media in the artist's thinking about space.

Robert Townsend: A Pop Mythology

September 3, 2009 - November 29, 2009

Sullivan Goss is pleased to present our debut exhibition for Contemporary Realist, Robert Townsend. Townsend paints highly finished images of the icons of an American Pop mythology.

Robin Gowen: The Corner of My Eye

September 3, 2009 - November 1, 2009

Sullivan Goss presents a new exhibition of plein air landscape paintings by Robin Gowen. Gowen’s facile handling of paint and fine sense of color update the venerated tradition of Impressionist plein air landscape painting in California to produce vibrant, contemporary views of the state.

Richard Haines: Endurance

August 6, 2009 - November 1, 2009

In the latest exhibition of paintings and prints by 20th century American muralist and painter, Richard Haines, the gallery offers a new insight into the artist's ideas of those things which endure.

Nicole Strasburg: Air, Earth, Fire, Water

August 6, 2009 - November 1, 2009

In her latest exhibition at Sullivan Goss, contemporary painter Nicole Strasburg pushes her Tonalist palette to express the natural world in terms of the ancient primary elements.

Edgar Ewing: The Later Works

July 2, 2009 - September 27, 2009

For our second solo exhibition for Los Angeles Modernist, Edgar Ewing, Sullivan Goss will present works from the latter half of the artist's career.

By the Sea

July 2, 2009 - September 27, 2009

Sullivan Goss presents a selection of seaside paintings just in time for summer.

Angela Perko: New Paintings

June 4, 2009 - August 30, 2009

Sullivan Goss presents a selection of powerful new works by Santa Barbara based painter, Angela Perko.

L.A. Noir

May 7, 2009 - August 2, 2009

LA NOIR offers a new insight into the dark, seamy, sexy side of Los Angeles - a poignant counterpoint to the image of Los Angeles as the Land of Sunshine. Tracing this idea all the way to the 1930s, this exhibition examines a hidden history and a seductive strategy for the artists of Tinsel Town.

American Moxie

May 7, 2009 - August 2, 2009

American Moxie presents an outstanding selection of American paintings and drawings made between 1927-1950 that remind us all that deep within the American national character is an unbeatable resolve.

Nell Brooker Mayhew: In Quiet Communion

April 2, 2009 - June 28, 2009

Starting at the beginning of the 20th century, Nell Brooker Mayhew innovated print making in Southern California with an aesthetic that drew from Japanese Woodblock Prints, French Impressionism, French Symbolism, Art Nouveau, and the Arts and Crafts movement.

She's the One

April 2, 2009 - June 28, 2009

Curator Susan Bush presents an intriguing selection of portraits and figurative works of women produced over the last ninety years.

Museum Suite: New Paintings by Michael Dvortcsak

March 5, 2009 - May 31, 2009

Sullivan Goss presents Museum Suite: New Paintings by Michael Dvortcsak, an exhibition exploring the interaction between the world of museums and its viewers.

Strange Clays: New Directions in Ceramics

February 5, 2009 - May 3, 2009

To supplement an important exhibition of contemporary ceramic practice at the Contemporary Arts Forum in downtown Santa Barbara, Sullivan Goss presents a selection of works that push ceramics in new directions.

Hassel Smith: One of America's First Abstract Expressionists

February 5, 2009 - May 3, 2009

Sullivan Goss is proud to present the debut exhibition from the Estate of first generation Abstract Expressionist painter, Hassel Smith.

Los Angeles Art Show, 2009

January 21, 2009 - January 25, 2009

Sullivan Goss will join 145 dealers from around the world for the West Coast's largest art fair, the LA Art Show.

Bentley Schaad: Lost Modernist of California

January 8, 2009 - March 29, 2009

(Robert) Bentley Schaad (1925-1999) is an enigmatic California artist who helped to promote the cause of Modernism in painting as Dean at what is now Otis College of Art and Design. This will be his first solo exhibition in forty years.

Jon Francis: American Icons

January 8, 2009 - March 29, 2009

Jon Francis returns to Sullivan Goss for his third solo-exhibition, American Icons. The artist’s long career in film and television helps explain his eye for the cinematic - even iconic – in images of Southern California, San Francisco, and New York.

Hecho En Mexico

November 6, 2008 - January 4, 2009

Sullivan Goss presents an exhibition examining the connections between the art and culture of Mexico and the development of the American aesthetic in the twentieth century.

Alia E. El-Bermani: Beautiful Vessels

November 6, 2008 - January 4, 2009

For her second solo exhibition at Sullivan Goss, contemporary realist Alia El-Bermani paints an evocative series of new paintings about about women as vessels for beauty and as beautiful vessels.

Small Works: A Selection of Portable Treasures

November 6, 2008 - March 1, 2009

Sullivan Goss presents a broad selection of small works from its vast inventory. Expect thought-provoking comparisons and compelling collages of small works.

Aldo Casanova: Selected Sculptures

November 6, 2008 - January 4, 2009

For its debut exhibition of sculptures by Aldo Casanova, Sullivan Goss will feature important works from the past thirty years. This exhibit will showcase of the West Coast's most important voices in sculpture.