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Thomas Leo Blackwell, American artist. Served with United States Navy, 1955-1959. Member Artists Equity Association, Artworkers Coalition.

Background

Blackwell, Thomas Leo was born on March 9, 1938 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Steven Thomas and Virginia Harriet (Tankersley) Blackwell.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include, Sidney Janis Gallery, New York City, 1975, Louis K. Meisel Gallery, New York City, 1977, 80, 82, Galerie Le Portail, Heidelberg, Germany, 1976, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, 1980, group exhibitions include, Whitney Museum, New York City, 1969, 72, San Francisco Museum Art, 1973, Tokyo Biennale, 1974, Pennsylvania Academy Fine Art, 1981, Guggenheim Museum, New York City, 1981, One-man shows include, American Academy and Institute Arts and Letters (purchase prize 1981), Springfield Art Museum, 1982, De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts, 1982, Des Moines Art Center, 1982, Currier Gallery Art, New Hampshire, 1982, Fischer Fine Art Limited, London. Represented in permanent collections, Museum Modern Art, New York City, Guggenheim Museum, New York City, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, Elvehjem Art Center, University Wisconsin, Madison, University Arizona Museum, Tucson, Hood Museum, Dartmouth College, Fort Wayne Museum Art, Currier Gallery Art, Huntington Museum, Austin, Texas. Artist-in-residence, guest professor, Dartmouth College, 1980, University Arizona, Tucson, 1981.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1955-1959. Member Artists Equity Association, Artworkers Coalition.

Connections

Married Linda Chase, June 6, 1969. 1 stepdau., Leila Knox.

father:
Steven Thomas Blackwell

mother:
Virginia Harriet (Tankersley) Blackwell

spouse:
Linda Chase