Esteban Vicente (1903-2001)

Esteban Vicente (1903-2001). c. 1985 screen print on paper, image measures 37.25 x 28.75 inches, 46.75 x 38.5  inches in custom hardwood frame. Excellent condition with no fading, foxing or matte burn. Sheet is slightly rippled at top margin. No restoration. Artist signed, titled and numbered in pencil lower margins.  


Birth place: Turegeno, Spain

Addresses: Bridgehampton, NY

Profession: Painter

Studied: Acad. Belles Artes, Madrid, Spain.

Exhibited: Eighth St. Art Show, 1949; Carnegie Int., CI, Pittsburgh, PA; WMAA Ann.; André Emmerich, NYC, 1970s. Awards: purchase awards, 1960 & 1961 & Tamarind fellowship, 1962, Ford Foundation; Childe Hassa purchase award, Am. Acad. Arts & Letters, 1971.

Work: WMAA; AIC; Honolulu Acad Arts, Hawaii; MoMA; Nat.Collection Fine Arts, Smithsonian Inst., Washington, DC.

Comments: Preferred media: oils, collage. Teaching: art instructor, Black Mountain College, 1948; art instructor, Univ. Calif., Berkeley, 1954 & 1958; art instructor, New York Univ., 1959-69; art instructor, Yale Univ., 1960-61; art instructor, Univ. Calif., Los Angeles, 1962; artist-in-residence, Des Moines AC, 1965; artist-in-residence, Princeton Univ., 1965-66 & 1969-72; artist-in-residence, Honolulu Acad. Fine Arts, 1969.

Sources: WW73; Elaine De Kooning, Vicente Paints a Collage,” Art News (1952); David Shirey, article, New York Times, April 22, 1972; John Ashberry, article, Art News, May, 1972.”