Press Releases tagged with Missouri

Joe Jones, Car Knocker, 1935

Susan Teller Gallery to show at 5th Annual St. Louis Mercantile Library Library Fair

Released: May 10, 2011

We will be featuring work by Missourians Joe Jones, Dorothy Browdy Kushner, and Fred Shane, and from recent shows: Absolute Abstraction (James Daugherty and Bernard Rosenquit), and Peggy Bacon.


View From My Studio, Kansas City, 1933

FRED SHANE, PAINTiNGS, 1928 TO 1980

Released: October 10, 2010

  Fred Shane (1906-1990) was a regionalist, surrealist, muralist, and long-time teacher at the University of Missouri. Widely admired for early down-to-earth portraits of his all too human mid-western neighbors, his landscapes ranged from awe-inspiring to affectionate views of tourist foibles. His surrealist pieces are among the strongest produced in post-war America. Fred Shane, Paintings, 1928 to 1980, is on view at the Susan Teller Gallery, October 1 through 30, 2010.      Highlights of the show include Cafeteria, Corning, NY, 1928-29, and Portrait of Man ...