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artist , educator

Adrian Anthony Saxe, American artist, educator. Faculty research grantee University California, 1973-1975, 76-78, Faculty grantee University of California at Los Angeles Art Council, 1984-1985; Artist's fellow, 1983-1984, Centre national des Arts Plastiques, Paris, 1983-1984, National Education Association, 1986-1987, United States-France Exchange fellow Association Dialog Entre les Cultures, United States Information Agency, 1987.


Saxe, Adrian Anthony was born on February 3, 1943 in Glendale, California, United States. Son of Adrian Harvey and Dorothy Helen (Morris) Saxe.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, California Institute of the Arts, 1974.


Instructor, California State University, Long Beach, 1971-1972;associate professor of design, University of California at Los Angeles, since 1973. Design consultant mural projects Interpace Corporation, Los Angeles. Member, board director Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, 1980-1983, member of advisory county, 1983-1984.

Honorary member board director James Renwick Collectors Alliance, Renwick Gallery of the National Museum American Art, Smithsonian Institute, Washington.


  • Other Work

    • One-man exhibitions include Canyon Gallery II, Los Angeles 1970, The American Hand, Washington, 1973, 79, 80, 82, 83 Garth Clark Gallery, Los Angeles, 1982, 85, 87, 89, 90, Everson Museum Art, Syracuse, New York, 1983, Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, 1983, Gallery of Art, University Missouri, Kansas City, 1987. Group exhibitions include David Stuart Galleries, Los Angeles, 1972, Mandell Gallery, Los Angeles, 1980, The American Hand, Washington, 1981, Garth Clark Gallery, Los Angeles, 1981, 84, Los Angeles, New York, 1984, Brentwood Gallery, St. Louis, 1983, The Thomas Segal Gallery, 1984. Selected invitational exhibitions include Everson Museum of Art, 1979-1981, 87-89, Nelson-Atkins Museum Art, Kansas City, Missouri, 1983, American Craft Museum, New York, 1986-1988, Taiwan (China) Museum Art, 1988.

      Selected public collections include Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institute, Los Angeles County Museum Art, Musee des Art Decoratifs, Paris, Cultural Affairs Commission, Los Angeles County, Victoria and Albert Museum, London. Selected corporation collections include First Bank, Minneapolis, Prudential Life Insurance, Newark, Times-Mirror Corporation, Los Angeles, United States News & World Report, Washington.


Married Constance Dienz, January 23, 1971.

Adrian Harvey Saxe

Dorothy Helen (Morris) Saxe

Constance Dienz