1980 “Deus Dainichi” Minimalist Painting Wall Sculpture Dan Ramirez Chicago


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Dan Ramirez (Chicago, b. 1941) “Deus Dainichi”, 1980, acrylic, enamel, canvas and wood. Signed verso on each side, old gallery label from Marianne Deson Gallery, Chicago with title etc. Measures 105in width x 60in height x 2.25in depth. Condition: Excellent condition. Ramirez completed his BA from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 1975 and an MFA from the University of Chicago in 1977. He taught at Columbia College, Chicago from 1977-78, the University of Illinois at Chicago from 1978-87, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison from 1987-99 where he is currently Professor Emeritus. He was awarded a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Award in 2005. Ramirez’ work has been exhibited in the US as well as in Spain, Scotland, Mexico, Germany and Italy. It has been featured in over 30 solo exhibitions since 1974 and may be found in numerous private, corporate and public collections. Public collections include: in Illinois, the Art Institute of Chicago, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, the David and Alfred Smart Gallery at the University of Chicago, the National Museum of Mexican Art, Chicago, the State of Illinois Collection at the James R. Thompson Center, Chicago, Illinois Benedictine College, Lisle, and Moraine Valley Community College, Palos Hills; in Arkansas, the Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock; in Indiana, the Indiana Museum of Art, Indianapolis; in Missouri, the Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia and the Museum of Contemporary Religious Art, St. Louis; in Nebraska, the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln; in Texas, the San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio; in Wisconsin, the Madison Art Center, Madison; and in Spain, the Llorens Artigas Foundation, Gallifa. Ramirez now resides in Madison, Wisconsin.


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