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. 

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