Frank X. Tolbert 2

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Frank X. Tolbert 2 Yellow-crowned Heron
Yellow-crowned Heron, 2015
color etching
37 x 28 in
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Frank X. Tolbert 2 Anhingas
Anhingas, 2017
oil stick and graphite on paper
60 x 44 in
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Frank X. Tolbert 2 Black-Necked Stilt
Black-Necked Stilt, 2014
color etching
37 x 28 in
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Frank X. Tolbert 2 Chicken Hawk
Chicken Hawk, 2014-15
color etching
37 x 28 in
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Frank X. Tolbert 2 Horned Owl
Horned Owl, 2014-25
color etching
37 x 28 in
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Frank X. Tolbert 2 Pileated Woodpecker
Pileated Woodpecker, 2014
color etching
37 x 28 in
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Frank X. Tolbert 2 Ruby-Throated Hummingbird
Ruby-Throated Hummingbird, 2016
color etching
37 x 28 in
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Frank X. Tolbert 2 Snowy Egret
Snowy Egret, 2015
color etching
37 x 28 in
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Frank X. Tolbert 2 Texas Green Jay
Texas Green Jay, 2014
color etching
37 x 28 in
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Frank X. Tolbert 2

Frank X. Tolbert 2

Frank X. Tolbert 2 Description

FRANK X. TOLBERT 2 (b. 1945)

ARTIST STATEMENT 

For the past three years I have explored the birds of Texas in paintings, etchings & drawings. My birds are transformed through line & color into darkly familiar personalities. 

 

SELECTED BIOGRAPHICAL & CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

1945       Born in Washington D.C.

1964-69      Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

1969-70      Texas Tech Art Extension Course, Taos, New Mexico

1970-71      North Texas State University, Denton, Texas

Currently lives and works in Houston, Texas

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017            Texas Bird Project, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, Texas

2015            Texas Bird Project, 1821 W. Alabama, Houston, Texas

2013            Horizontal, Zoya Tommy Contemporary, Houston, Texas

2011            Frank X. Tolbert, Kirk Hopper Fine Art, Dallas, Texas

                    Frank X. Tolbert, HCG Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2010            Frank X. Tolbert, Studio Show, Houston, Texas

2008            Meditations on Mortality, Art Museum of Southeast, Texas, Beaumont, Texas

2007            Meditations on Mortality, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, Texas

2006            Frank X. Tolbert at the Ty Stokes Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia

2005            Frank X. Tolbert, Rudolph Projects / Artscan Gallery, Houston, Texas

2004            Leaves, Ouisie’s Table, Houston, Texas

2003            Frank X. Tolbert, New Drawings, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, Texas

2001            The Exotic and The Everyday, Pillsbury & Peters Fine Art, Dallas, Texas. Catalogue.

2000            Chili X: A Special Supper, Ouisie’s Table, Houston (guest chef and artist)

1999            Frank X. Tolbert Drawings10, Galveston Arts Center and Weil Gallery, Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi, Texas. Catalogue

Berlin/Paris/Texas, Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas.

Berlin/Paris/Texas, Slugfest Gallery, Austin, Texas.

Berlin/Paris/Texas, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, Texas. Catologue.

Frank Tolbert: Recent Work, Mulcahy Modern, Dallas, Texas. 

Francis Xavier Tolbert [The Transatlantic Project] 1996-1999, Mulcahy Modern, Dallas, Texas. Brochure.

1998            The Utopia Series, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, Texas

1997            The Gulf Coast Project 1990-1997, Mulcahy Modern Gallery, Dallas, Texas

1994            Frank X. Tolbert, Moody Gallery, Houston, Texas

1992            Frank X. Tolbert: Recent Work, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, Texas

Tarot Tableaux, Eugene Binder Gallery, Dallas, Texas

1991            Drawings, Eugene Binder Gallery, Dallas, Texas

1990            Frank X. Tolbert, Air Gallery, Austin, Texas

1989            Frank X. Tolbert, Art Bar, Dallas, Texas. (Presented by Barry Whistler Gallery, Dallas, Texas)

1984            Eleven Drawings, Paperbacks Plus, Dallas, Texas

The Grape Show, Grape Restaurant, Dallas, Texas

1980            New Work, D.W. Co-op Gallery, Dallas, Texas

1975            Frank X. Tolbert, Wellington’s, Dallas, Texas

1973            New Mexico Kit Carson National Park Show, New Mexico

Killeen to Austin, Texas: Full Mood Highway Show, Highway 196, Texas

1972            Frank X. Tolbert, Knox Street Pub, Dallas, Texas.

 Frank X. Tolbert, Tyler Street Factory, Dallas, Texas

SELECTED MUSEUM COLLECTIONS

Jack S. Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin

Dallas Museum of Art

Fort Worth Museum of Modern Art

San Antonio Museum of Art

Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos

Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Witte Museum, San Antonio

Houston Museum of Fine Arts

COMMISSIONS AND AWARDS

2006            Assistance League of Houston Celebrates Texas Art, First Prize, Houston

1993           East-West (X. & Dr. Sanh), Mural commission, 8.0 Bar, Houston

1989           Ninth Life, Lyric Films, Inc., Dallas

Little Kingdoms, SMU Press, Southwest Life & Letters, hand-colored etching on cover

Trip to Boystown, mural commission, 8.0 Bar, Dallas

1987           Spirit of the Beach Boy Boot, painting on Frito Lay grain silo, Dallas, commissioned for film Paramedics, Paramedics Productions

Terilli’s Restaurant, mural commission, Dallas

1986           Hard Rock Café, stained glass window, team collaboration, Dallas

Dallas Observer, Best Dallas Artist Award

1984           The Grape Restaurant, outdoor mural commission, Dallas

1982           Twelfth Annual Works on Paper Exhibition, Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, Purchase Award, Terry Allen, juror

 

 

 

 

 

 

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