BIOGRAPHY

TED LARSEN

Ted Larsen was born February 24, 1964 in South Haven, Michigan. The work Ted Larsen creates supply commentary on Minimalist belief systems and the ultimate importance of High Art practice. Since 2001, the artist has used alternative and salvage materials in his studio exercises.


EDUCATION:
           B.A. General Studies Science,
           Northern Arizona University,
           Flagstaff, Arizona, 1986

HONORS:     
           Magna Cum Laude, Northern Arizona
           University, 1986
           Award of Painting Distinction,
           Northern Arizona University, 1986

AWARDS: 
           Open Studio Press Publication,
           Exhibition Award,
           Open Studio Press,
           Boston, Massachusettes, 1996
           First Place Painting,
           Cherry Creek Arts Festival,
           Denver, Colorado, 1995
           First Place Award of Painting
           Excellence,The Plaza Art Festival,
           Kansas City, Kansas, 1993
           Second Place Pastels and Drawing,
           Cherry Creek Arts Festival,
           Denver, Colorado, 1995
           Third Place Pastels and Drawing,
           Cherry Creek Arts Festival,
           Denver, Colorado, 1993

EXHIBITIONS:   
           Munson Gallery,
           Santa Fe, New Mexico, 2002-2003
           Laura Erlich Gallery,
           Marblehead, Massachusetts, 2002-2003
           Lisa Kurts Gallery,
           Memphis, Tennessee, 1997-2003
           J. Cotter Gallery,
           Vail, Colorado, 1998-2003
           Thomas Ingerick Gallery,
           Aspen, Colorado, 1998-2003
           Madelyn Jordan Fine Art,
           Scarsdale, New York, 1998-2003
           Joyce Petter Gallery,
           Douglas, Michigan, 1990-2201
           Ventana Fine Art,
           Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1996-2001
           Karin Newby Gallery,
           Tubac, Arizona, 1996-2001
           Leapingotis Fine Art,
           Vail, Colorado, 1995-1998
           Gallery A, Taos, New Mexico, 1993-1998
           Nussbaum Gallery,
           Millburn, New Jersey, 1993-1996
           Hahn Ross Gallery,
           Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1994-1996
           Waxlander Gallery,
           Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1992-1993
           Mesa Arts, Franklin, Michigan, 1992
           Adagio Galleries,
           Palm Springs, California 1992
           Gingrass Gallery,
           Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1990
           Button Gallery,
           Douglas, Michigan, 1987
           Beverly Gordon Gallery,
           Dallas, Texas, 1987
           El Prado Gallery,
           Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1986

MUSEUMS:  
           Spiva Center for the Arts,
          "Survery of Western Landscape"
           Jopin, Missouri, 2001
           Tanglewood Arts Center, "Invitational"
           North Hampton, Massachusetts, 1998
           Krasel Art Center, "Invitational",
           St. Joseph, MI, 1998
           Philadelphia Museum, "Juried
           Invitational"
           Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1987
           Northern Arizona University,
           Flagstaff, AZ 1986

PUBLISHED:
           Vail Trail, March, 2002
           Southwest Art, April, 2001
           The Millenium Collection, 2000
           The New Mexican, July, 2000
           American Artist Magazine, August, 1999
           The Santa Fe Reporter, June, 1999
           Focus Magazine, Summer, 1998
           Art Talk, July, 1998
           New Mexico Magazine Calender, 1998
           Santafean Magazine, July, 1998
           New Mexico Magazine, October 1998
           Southwest Art Magazine, February, 1998
           Grand Rapids Press, August, 1998
           The New Mexican, July, 1997
           New American Paintings, 1996
           Southwest Art Magazine,
           September, 1995
           The New Mexican, July, 1995
           The Denver Post, July, 1995
           Grand Rapids Press, August, 1994
           The New Mexican, July, 1993
           The Phoenix Sun, December, 1986
           Art Gallery International Magazine,
           August, 1985

SELECTED COLLECTIONS: 
           Quail Run Resort, Santa Fe, New Mexico
           Krasel Art Center,
           St. Joseph, Michigan
           Robins Investments,
           Corpus Cristi, Texas
           U-Tran-U Undergarments,
           Denver, Colorado
           Great Occasions, Santa Fe, New Mexico
           TNC Transport, Inc., Denver, Colorado