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william majors

Born: Indianapolis, Ind., July 21, 1930
Residence: New York

Education: Herron School of Art, Indianapolis, B.F.A., 1960; Cleveland School of Art, 1958, '57, '56. Awards: Ingram Merrill Foundation Grant, 1967; Grand Prize, First World Festival of Negro Arts, Dakar, Senegal, Africa, 1966; Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Grant, 1965; John Hay Whitney Foundation Fellowship, 1961, '60. Major exhibitions: New Voices: 15 New York Artists, American Greetings Gallery, New York, 1968; Society of Arts, Fredrikstad, Norway, 1968; Philadelphia Art Alliance, 1967; IV International Triennial of Colored Graphics, Grenchen, Switzerland, 1967; The Negro in American Art, University of California, Los Angeles, 1967,'66; First World Festival of Negro Arts, Dakar, Senegal, Africa, 1966; Wyehe Gallery, New York, 1966; Second American Biennial of Printmaking, Santiago, Chile, 1965; Recent Acquisitions, Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1963; A. C. A. Gallery, New York, 1962; John Herron Museum, Indianapolis, 1958,'57. Collections: The Brooklyn Museum, New York; Museum of Modern Art, New York; Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; John Herron Museum, Indianapolis; United States Information Agency, Washington, D.C.; Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.; Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.; International Graphic Arts Society, New York; Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, N.Y.; David Rockefeller, New York.

Big Blue #4  1968
oil on canvas  60 x 85

Untitled  1968
oil on canvas  48 x 60


richard mayhew

Born: Amityville, N.Y. 1924
Residence: New York

Education: Brooklyn Museum Art School. Awards: National Institute of Arts and Letters Grant, New York, 1965; Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award, New York, 1963; Ingram Merrill Foundation, 1960; John Hay Whitney Fellowship, 1958. Major one man exhibitions: The contemporaries, New York, 1967; Durlacher Brothers Gallery, New York, 1966,'64; Sutherland Gallery, Boston, 1963; Morris Gallery, New York, 1957. Major group exhibitions: The Brooklyn Museum; Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio; Gallery of Modern Art, New York; National Academy of Design, New York; National Institute of Arts and Letters, New York; Pittsburgh International, Carnegie Institute, Museum of rt, Pittsburgh; Biennial, University of Illinois, Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, Ill.; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia; Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; University of California, Los Angeles, Art Gallery. Collections: Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; The Brooklyn Museum.

Counterpoint  1968
oil on canvas  40 x 40
Lent by Midtown Galleries, New York

Eclipse  1965
oil on canvas  34 x 40
Lent by Midtown Galleries, New York


earl miller

Born: 1931
Residence: New York

Education: Akademie der Bildenden Kunste, Munich, Germany, 1963; Art Students League, New York, 1957; The Brooklyn Museum, School of Art, 1956; Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, 1954-56; Institute of Design , Chicago, 1951-52; Roosevelt College, Chicago, 1950. Awards: Scholarship, Akademie der Bildenden Kunste, Munich, Germany, 1963; Grant-in-aid, Bavarian Culture Ministry, Munich, Germany, 1963. One man exhibition: Pheonix Gallery, New York, 1961. Major group exhibitions: New Voices: 15 New York Artists, American Greetings Gallery, New York, 1968; Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1967; Annual Festival of the Arts, Bulart Foundation, San Francisco, 1965; The Spiral, Long Island University, New York, 1966,'65; 10 American Negroes, Den Frie, Copenhagen, 1964; Annual, Akademie de Bildenden Kunste, Munich, Germany, 1964; Commercial Museum, Philadelphia, 1960.

Asian Flyer  1965
collage  30 x 23

American Flyer  1965
collage  30 x 23


robert reid
Born: Atlanta, Ga., November 9, 1924
Residence: New York

Education: Parsons School of Design, New York, 1948-50; Art Institute of Chicago, School of Art 1946-48; Clark College, Atlanta, Ga., 1941-43. Major one man exhibitions; Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pa., (scheduled to open in 1969); Grand Central Moderns, New York, 1967,'66,'65. Major group exhibitions: American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, 1967; The Negro in American Art, University of California, Los Angeles, 1966; First World Festival of Negro Arts, Dakar, Senegal, Africa, 1966; Annual, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, 1965; Mortimer Brandt Gallery, New York, 1962; James Gallery, New York, 1961; City Center Gallery, New York, 1959. Collections: New York University; Cornell University, Ithaca, N.Y.; Syracuse University, Lowe Art Center, Syracuse, N.Y.; University of Notre Dame, Dept. of Art, South Bend, Ind.; Museum of African Art, Washington D.C.

Midwest Landscape #1  1967
oil and collage  44 x 44

Midwest Landscape #2  1967
oil and collage  50 x 52
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