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artist , educator , ceramic sculptor

Beverly Mayeri, American artist, ceramic sculptor, educator. Recipient fellowship visual artist National Education Association, Washington, 1982, 88; grantee: Marin Arts Council, 1987, Virgina A. Groot Foundation, 1991. Founder Marin Women Artists, Marin County, California, 1974-1984.


Mayeri, Beverly was born on November 2, 1944 in New York City. Daughter of Bernard and Cora (Wisoff) Howard.


Bachelor, University of California, Berkeley, 1967;Master of Arts in Art and Sculpture, San Francisco State University, 1976.


Teacher, seminar conductor, lecturer Dominican College, San Rafael, California,1978, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California, 1978, New York University, 1987, California.State U., 1989, Creative Growth, Oakland, California, 1990, Academy Art College, 1990, Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, 1990, Natsoulas Gallery, 1992, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1993, Sonoma Stae U., Rohnert Park, California, 1994, Mendocino (California) Art Center, 1995, Fresno State University, 1996, CCAC, Oakland, California, 1996, Edinboro (Pennsylvania) U., 1997.


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  • Other Work

    • Artist: solo exhibitions include Palo Alto (California) Cultural Center, 1979, Ivory/Kimpton Gallery, San Francisco, 1981, 83, Garth Clark Gallery, New York, 1985, 87, Esther Saks Gallery, Chicago, 1988, 90, Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, 1990, 92, 94, 96, 98, 2000, San Jose Institute Contemporary Art, 1990, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, 1993, Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, 1998, Susan Cummins Callery, Mill Valley, California, 2002. Group exhibitions include San Francisco Museum of Art, Northern California Clay Routes: Sculpture Now, 1979, Smithsonian Institution, Renwick Gallery, 1981, Prieto Memorial Gallery, Mills College, Oakland, California 1982, Crocker Art Museum, San Francisco, 1983, Euphrate Gallery, De Anza College, Cupertino, California, 1984, 88, Fisher Gallery, University Southern California, Los Angeles, traveled to Pratt Institute, New York City, 1984, Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, 1984, Signet Arts Gallery, St. Louis (two person show), 1984, Garth Clark Gallery, New York, 1985, Robert L. Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, Animals Contemporary Vision, Major Concepts: Clay, 1986, Fresno (California) Arts Center and Museum, 1987, Canton (Ohio) Art Institute, 1991, Society for Contemporary Crafts, Pittsburgh, 1992, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, California, 1992, National Museum of History Taipei, Taiwan, 1993, Lew Allen Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1993, Perimeter Gallery, 1995, Duane Reed Gallery, St. Louis, 1997, Scripps College, 1999, LACMA, Los Angeles, 2000, California State University, Chico, 2001, Clay Studio, Philadelphia, 2001. Works in public and private collections include: National Museum History, Taipei, Canton Art Institute, Long Beach (California) Parks and Recreation, Los Angeles Arts Commission, Mr.

      And Mistress Eric Lidow, Los Angeles, Alfred Shands, Louisville, Mistress Audrey Landy, Atlanta, Karen Johnson Boyd, Racine, Wisconsin, Alan and Esther Saks, Chicago, Gloria and Sonny Kamm, Los Angeles County Museum Art.


Founder Marin Women Artists, Marin County, California, 1974-1984.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: painting, hiking, skiing, gardening, environmentalist.


Married Earl Melchior Mayeri, September 1, 1968. 1 child, Rachel Theresa.

Bernard Howard

Cora (Wisoff) Howard

Earl Melchior Mayeri

Rachel Theresa Mayeri