Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Untitled #9, 1976
oil on canvas
64 x 64 inches

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Simula, Lunar Orbiter Series, 1976
oil on canvas
64 x 76 inches

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Vassei, 1976
oil on canvas
64 x 76 inches

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Riphaeus, 1976
oil on canvas
64 x 88 inches

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Sund, 1976
pastel on paper
38 x 50 inches

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Ngetal (Synecdoche Series), 1977
etching, aquatint, engraving, drypoint and pochoir with pastel on Arches Cover white paper
31 1/2 x 35 1/2 inches

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Ruis (Synecdoche Series), 1977
etching, aquatint, engraving, drypoint and pochoir with pastel on Arches Cover white paper
31 1/2 x 35 1/2 inches

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Out of Order, 1977
oil, graphite, encaustic on canvas
50 x 38 inches
Collection of the Weatherspoon Art Museum

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

ABC, 1977
acrylic and oil on canvas, triptych
44 x 96 inches

Nancy Graves Permanent Tension Painting and Sculpture Lcoks Gallery Areol

Areol

1978

oil and encaustic on canvas

64 x 88 inches

Nancy Graves Permanent Tension Painting and Sculpture Locks Gallery Arachn

Arachn

1980

oil and sand on canvas

64 x 64 inches

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Paleoaegyptus, 1982
oil on canvas
80 x 64 inches

Nancy Graves Locks Gallery

Polytropos, 1982
oil on canvas
64 x 90 inches

Nancy Graves

Nancy Graves

Inexorable Firmament of Myth, 1990

watercolor and gouache on paper

45 x 45 inches

Artist Bio

Nancy Graves (1939-1995) earned her MFA from Yale University in 1964. One-person exhibitions of her work have been organized at the Albright-Knox Gallery of Art, NY; Whitney Museum of Art, NY; Ludwig Forum, Aachen, Germany; The Fort Worth Art Museum, TX; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, DC; Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, MO; Brooklyn Museum of Art, NY and ICA Philadelphia, PA. Graves is represented in the collections of major public institutions including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY; National Gallery of Art, DC; National Gallery of Canada, ON; Museum of Modern Art, NY; Whitney Museum of Art, NY; Walker Art Center, MN; Los Angeles County Museum of Art, CA; Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, DC; and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, IL. Catalogues raisonnes were published on her printed work (1996) and sculpture (1987). Locks Gallery has exhibited Graves's work since 1991. 

Natural Impulses
Second Floor Gallery
Natural Impulses
Nancy Graves, Hilary Berseth, Maria Nepomuceno, and Alyson Shotz April 17 – May 22, 2015
Nancy Graves
First and Third Floor Galleries
Nancy Graves
Synecdoche December 6, 2013 – January 30, 2014
Nancy Graves
Second Floor Gallery
Nancy Graves
Permanent Tension: Painting and Sculpture February 27 – March 31, 2009
Nancy Graves
Exhibition
Nancy Graves
The Shining, Elusive Element October 14 – November 12, 2005
Nancy Graves
First Floor Gallery
Nancy Graves
In Memoriam March 20 – April 30, 1996
First, Second, and Third Floor Galleries
Process to Presence: Issues in Sculpture 1960-1990
Phoebe Adams, Lanny Bergner, Anthony Caro, John Chamberlain, Mark Di Suvero, John Duff, Joel Fisher, R.M. Fischer, Nancy Graves, Bryan Hunt, Sol Lewitt, Robert Lobe, Jody Pinto, Judy Pfaff, Martin Puryear, George Segal, Ursula Von Rydingsvard, Richard Wentworth, Christopher Wilmarth, Jackie Winsor, Isaac Witkin June 3 – July 17, 1992
Second Floor Gallery
Nancy Graves: Paradigm and Paradox
March 12 – April 27, 1991