The Sculpture of Roger Arvid Anderson

A Selection

(Most recent exhibitions are at the top)

May 23 - Sept. 7, 2015... “Braving the Elements”
    The outdoor sculpture of Richard Swenson & Roger Arvid Anderson
    New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM

Feb. 8 - 11, 2015... “Mannahatta, after 9/11”
    Codex V Book Fair, Craneway Pavilion, Richmond, CA
    Fisher Press: featured artist’s book with 66 photos

Aug. 27 - Sept. 28, 2014... “Surrender Flag”
     Ampersand Gallery, 2916 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR
    Works on paper with the initial white space as the flag of conception

July 11 - 28, 2014... “Sailing to Byzantium”
    New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM
    Sculpture & Digital Collage with prints and 6 foot high banners
    Print featured in June/July Santa Fean, The Art Issue, page 64

July 12 - Aug. 5, 2013... “Big + Bold”
    New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM

Aug. 3 - Sept. 3, 2012... “Visions of Northern New Mexico”
    New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM

July 6 - 30, 2012... “Summer Features 2012”
     New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM

Dec. 31, 2011 - Jan. 29, 2012... “Cockette Close-Up”, (photographs from 1972)
    Steven Wolf Fine Arts, 2747 19th Street, San Francisco, CA

West of Center: Art and the Counterculture Experiment in America, 1965-1977
Nov. 10, 2011 - Feb. 19, 2012, Museum of Contemporary Art Denver, CO
Sept. 29, 2012 - Jan. 6, 2013, Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, AZ
Feb. 8, 2013 - April 28, 2012, The Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
June 12, 2013 - Aug. 25, 2013, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA

Sept. 2 - 25, 2011... “Spontaneous Expressions”
    New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM

May 19 - May 22, 2011... Featured bronzes: “Three Trail Markers”
    artMRKT, The Contemporary and Modern Art Fair, San Francisco 2011
    101/ Exhibit of Miami at the Concourse Exhibition Center

Aug. 27 - Sept. 26, 2010...  "Abstraction"
    New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM
    Galileo, featured sculpture in gallery ad, Art News, Sept. 2010, page 68

Abstraction Exhibition

June 12 - July 29, 2010...  "A Group Show"
    101/Exhibit, 101 NE 40th Street, Miami, FL

May 14 - June 13, 2010...  "Tribute to Santa Fe's 400th Year"
    New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM
    Monumental bronze: Emergence, The First People,
    Inspired by a reading of Native American creation stories

Feb. 13 - Mar. 10, 2010...  "A Group Show"
    101/Exhibit, 101 NE 40th Street, Miami, FL

Sept. 1 - Oct. 3, 2009...  "Objects: Mixed Medium"
    101/Exhibit, 101 NE 40th Street, Miami, FL

July 10 - Aug. 4, 2009...  "Sculpture + Photography"
    New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM

Sept. 19 – Oct. 17, 2008…  “Roger Arvid Anderson: Masterworks in Bronze”
  New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM
  MASTER SCULPTOR INDEED, a review by Michael Abatemarco,
  Santa Fe New Mexican, Pasatiempo, Sept. 26, 2008, page 29

Aug. 29 – Sept. 17, 2008…  “Abstraction”
  New Concept Gallery, 610 Canyon Road, Santa Fe, NM

Twin Cities Art Gallery Guide

2007…               “Gallery Artists”
  FiveTwoSix Gallery, 526 Selby Avenue, St. Paul, MN
  2007 Cover of the TWIN CITIES GALLERY GUIDE,
  “Red Wing”, bronze cast by Roger Arvid Anderson

Jan. 31 – April 22, 2005…  “A Group Sculpture Exhibition”
  THE BRENTWOOD ARTS COMMISSION,
  Brentwood Business and Technology Center, Brentwood, CA

April 1 – April 27, 2004…  “The Road of an Artist: Trail Markers”
  Dovetail Design, Chico, CA
  EXQUISITE CRAFTSMANSHIP, a review by Clancy Callahan,
  Chico Enterprise Record, The Buzz, April 8, 2004, page 15.
  THE MEDIUM IS THE MESSAGE, essay by the artist

Jan. 6 – April 7, 1998…  “The Winter Art Show”
  Hitachi Data Systems Gallery, Santa Clara, CA

Aug. 1 – Oct. 1, 1997…  “Bay Area Artists”
  West Side Bronze Gallery, 603 B Agua Fria, Santa Fe, NM

June 11 – Sept. 10, 1997…  “Bronze Landscapes”
  National Semiconductor Corporation Gallery, Sunnyvale, CA
  METAPHYSICAL LANDSCAPES, essay by the artist

Aug. 2 – Nov. 2, 1995…  “Society of Western Artist’s Exhibit”
  Synopsys, Inc. Gallery, Mountain View, CA

May 20 – July 27, 1994… 
“Beyond the Façade: Architecture in Art”

  Syntex Gallery, 3401 Hillview Ave, Palo Alto, CA

May 4 – Nov. 3, 1994…  “Cosmos”
  Synopsys, Inc. Gallery, 700 E. Middlefield Rd., Mountain View, CA
  Corporate Purchase: “Floating Cross

Jan. 13 – April 14, 1993…  “Selected Artists”
  Cadence Design Systems Gallery,
  555 River Oaks Parkway, San Jose, CA

May 30 – Nov. 15, 1992…  “Plaza Art 92”
  MOUNTAIN VIEW CIVIC CENTER, Mountain View, CA
  City Purchase: “Storm Lord
  THE CRUCIBLE AS VOLCANO, artist’s statement

Nov. 17, 1990 – Jan. 6, 1991… 
 “MYTHIC SCULPTURE: Manship, DeLue, Anderson”
  MINNESOTA MUSEUM of ART
  Landmark Center Galleries, Fifth at Market, St. Paul, MN

  Museum Purchase: “Bucephalus”
  ”Mythic Sculpture”, a 30 minute film by Slavko Nowytski,
     narration by Roger Arvid Anderson, music by Richard Marriott
  EXCAVATIONS, artist’s statement
  MEET THE MINOTAUR, a review by Diane Hellekson
    Saint Paul Pioneer-Press, Nov. 18, 1990, pages 1D & 3D

Aug. 2 – Nov. 8, 1990…  “Ford Aerospace Art Show”
  Loral Western Development Systems Gallery,
  220 Henry Ford Drive, San Jose, CA

Jan. 5 – Feb. 22, 1990…  “Self-Portraits”
  Syntex Gallery, 3401 Hillview Ave., Palo Alto, CA
  THE BODY AS TEMPLE, essay by the artist

Oct. 1989 – Feb. 1990…  “Sculpture by Roger Arvid Anderson”
  Hitachi Data Systems Gallery,
  750 Central Expressway, Santa Clara, CA

Sept. 23 – Nov. 18, 1988…  “In the Beginning There Are Maquettes”
  Syntex Gallery, 3401 Hillview Ave., Palo Alto, CA

Jan. 15 – Mar. 13, 1988…  “Bay Area Bronze”
  Civic Arts Gallery, 1641 Locust St., Walnut Creek, CA

Nov. 7 – Dec. 31, 1987…  “Bronze Sculpture: The Process and the Art”
  Tenth Year Anniversary Show
  Artworks Foundry and Gallery, 729 Heinz St., Berkeley, CA  

Sept. 15 – Dec. 14, 1987…  “Sculptures by Roger Arvid Anderson”
  3Com Corporation Gallery, 3165 Kifer Road, Santa Clara, CA

July 11 – August 8, 1987…  “Introductions 1987”
  Miller/Brown Gallery, 355 Hayes St., San Francisco, CA
  Photo feature portrait, San Francisco Focus, July 1987, page 83