In the mid-1980s six Bay Area sculptors (Gale Wagner, John Fick, Greg Wescott, Chuck Splady, Don Rich and Luigi Testa) wanted to meet and talk about their work in a group that supported and and encouraged their careers. From their informal meetings grew the organization that became "Pacific Rim Sculptors Group", and which in 2016 formally achieved non-profit status and became "Pacific Rim Sculptors", a Chapter of the International Sculpture Center.
The listings below include prior exhibitions and other art-related events of the organization. Where possible, links are added to photographic or other documentation of the exhibitions and events.
Additional items and links will be added as available.
2019 30th Annual Bioneers Conference, with sculpture by Pacific Rim Sculptors, at Marin Civic Center Fairgrounds, October 18-20, 2019. Organized by Peter Keresztury (see Bioneers website: www.bioneers.org)
2019 Matter of Form at SHOH Gallery, Berkeley, CA, Juror Christine Koppes. (Information & images here)
2018 An Exhibition of Indoor & Outdoor Sculpture at Real Goods, Solar Living Institute, Hopland, CA. (Information here)
2018 Room for Thought at SPACE 151, San Francisco, CA. Juror Jack Fischer. Fischer. (Information & images from opening reception here)
2018 - The International Sculpture Center Digital Exhibition at Zona Maco Mexico, with Pacific Rim Sculptors, Chicago Sculpture International, & the Texas Sculpture Group, February.
2017 - The International Sculpture Center Digital Exhibition at EXPO Chicago, with Pacific Rim Sculptors, Chicago Sculpture International, & the Texas Sculpture Group, September.
2017 - The International Sculpture Center Digital Exhibition at Miami Art Week, with Pacific Rim Sculptors, Chicago Sculpture International, & the Texas Sculpture Group, December.
2017 - A Sculpture Exhibition, in participation with International Sculpture Day, at Marin Society of Artists, San Rafael, CA, April 4-30. Juror: Jeff Owen; Curator: Peter Keresztury.
2015 - SCULPTURE! Part I at Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA, June 14 - July 11. Juror: John Toki.
2017 April - PRS celebrated ISDay with events including an 1890 Bryant Street Open Studios in San Francisco, a sculpture exhibition in Marin County, and tours of the campus sculpture collection and presentations by sculpture students of Sonoma State University.
2017 - Tour of David Ireland House, San Francisco, CA.Tours of Oakwilde Ranch and Sculpture Park, 7111 S. Burson Road, Valley Springs, CA (http://oakwilderanchsculpture.com)
2016 December - Pacific Rim Sculptors End-of-Year celebratory party at 1890 Bryant Street Studios in San Francisco's Mission District.
2015 - Tour of Steven Oliver Ranch and Sculpture Collection, October.
2013 September - visit to Douglas & Sturgess to observe demonstrations and learn about new mold making and cold-casting materials.
2012 August - Tours of American Steel Studios in Oakland, CA, by founder Karen Cusolito
2012 November - Visit to Transmission Gallery in Oakland, CA; talk by owner about the gallery and the process of proposing shows there.
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