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EDUCATION

 

1969-70 Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

1970-74 Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

AWARDS AND HONORS

 

2011 Honorable Mention, 20th Annual Juried Exhibition, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, California

 

1998 Award of Excellence, Amsterdam Art Competition, San Francisco, California

 

1994 Outstanding Two-Dimensional Landscape Award, California State Fair, Sacramento, California

 

Awards of Merit, California Works, California State Fair, Sacramento, California

 

1983 Award of Merit, Reading Art Museum, Reading Pennsylvania

 

1977 Charles Smith Endowment Prize, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

 

1974 Best of Show, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, New Jersey

 

1973 Outstanding Painting Award, Earth Art I, Philadelphia Civic Center Museum, PA

 

Honorable Mention, Cheltenham Annual Awards Exhibition, Cheltenham, PA

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2021 Mark Bryce: Love & War, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, California

 

2017 Mark Bryce: Love & War, CECUT – Tijuana Cultural Center, Tijuana, Mexico

 

2015 Mark Bryce: American Dream, Schoos Night Gallery, Los Angeles, California

 

2000 New Look at Narrative Paintings, J. Cacciola Galleries, New York, New York

 

1999 Balance Narrative Works, Bradford Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

1995 Recent Paintings, Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, California

 

1992 New Paintings, James Corcoran Gallery, Santa Monica, California

 

1986 Mark Bryce Recent Work, Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware

 

1985 Recent Work, Marian Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

1984 Paintings, Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware

 

1983 Mark Bryce Paintings and Drawing, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE

 

1981 Recent “Trompe L’Oeil” Paintings, Butcher and More Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

1978 Recent Paintings, Marian Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

1976 New Work, Marian Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Recent Water Work, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2014 Painting in the World: Reflections on Politics, Violence, and Reconciliation, Northern Arizona University Art Museum, Flagstaff, Arizona

 

2013 22nd Annual Juried Exhibition, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, CA

 

2011 20th Annual Juried Exhibition, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, CA

 

2009 Group Exhibition, Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware

 

Group Exhibition, Noel-Baza Fine Art, San Diego, California

 

2008 Group Exhibition, Noel-Baza Fine Art, San Diego, California

 

Juried Alumni Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

 

Pure Painting 2, Visual Arts Program of the San Diego Public Library, Pacific Beach/ Taylor Branch Library, San Diego, California

 

2006 Group Exhibition, Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware

 

2004 West Coast Surrealism, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, California

 

2001 Group Exhibition, Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware

 

1998 Group Exhibition, Campbell-Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

1997 Switch/Stance, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

1995 Mid-Winter Exhibition, Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, California

 

26th Annual Juried Exhibition, Palm Springs Desert Museum Palm Springs, California

 

1994 Contemporary Landscapes and Recent Acquisitions of Sculpture, Larry Evans Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

11th Annual National, North Valley Art League, Redding, California

 

Room With A View, Northpoint Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

California Works, California State Fair, Sacramento, California

 

1993 Group Exhibition, James Corcoran Gallery, Los Angeles, California

 

Group Exhibition, Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware

 

Landscapes, Ira Wolk Gallery, St. Helena, California

 

Group Exhibition, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

1992 Group Exhibition, Gimpel & Weitzenhoffer Gallery, New York, New York

 

100 Years of Brandywine Landscapes, Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware

 

Prints From Three Bay Area Presses, Larry Evans Fine Art, San Francisco, CA

 

Group Exhibition, Ira Wolk Gallery, St. Helena, California

 

1991 Group Exhibition, Allan Stone Gallery, New York, New York

 

The Landscape Show, Edith Caldwell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

1990 Contemporary Philadelphia Artists, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

1989 Five Artists, Allan Stone Gallery, New York, New York

 

Group Exhibition, Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware

 

1988 Talent, Allan Stone Gallery, New York, New York

 

Philadelphia Invitational Art Exhibition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

1987 Philadelphia Invitational Art Exhibition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Group Exhibition, Trompe L’Oeil Gallery, New York City, New York

 

1986 Nature Morte, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretta, Pennsylvania

 

1984 Award Exhibition, Reading Art Museum, Reading, Pennsylvania

 

1983 Cheltenham Invitational Exhibition, Cheltenham Art Institute, Cheltenham, Pennsylvania

 

1982 Invitational Exhibit of Philadelphia Painters, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretta, Pennsylvania

 

National Mid-Year Show, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio

 

Summer Exhibition, Gallery at Greenville, Greenville, Delaware

 

1981 Trompe L’Oeil Paintings, Butcher and More Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

1979 Fellowship Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

 

Philadelphia: A Point of View, Freedman Art Gallery of Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania

 

1978 Fellowship Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

 

Group Exhibition, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware

 

1977 Fellowship Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

 

1976 Philadelphia in Washington, Pyramid Gallery, Washington, D.C.

 

Fellowship Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

 

International Open Print Competition, The Print Club, Philadelphia, PA

 

Philadelphia: A Decade, Marian Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

1975 Fellowship Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

 

1974 National Invitational, Washington & Jefferson College Philadelphia, PA

 

Delaware Regional Exhibition, University of Delaware, Wilmington, Delaware

 

Open Competition, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, New Jersey

 

Fellowship Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

 

New Talent, Marian Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

New Realists, Clerestory Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

1973 Earth Art I, Civic Center Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Philadelphia Art Alliance Exhibition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Annual Award Exhibit, Cheltenham Art Institute, Cheltenham, Pennsylvania

 

Fellowship Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2017 Bowen, Andrew. “Tijuana Museum Hosts First Exhibition by American Artist in 15 years,” KPBS, October 13

 

Manna, Marcia. “Interpretations are all fair in ‘Love & War’”,” San Diego Union-Tribune, October 6

 

2012 Sinclair, Jim. Mineset, illustration, July

 

Who’s Who in American Art, Marquis Who’s Who, 33rd Edition

 

2011 Chute, James. “Juried Athenaeum Show Gives Artists an Opening,” San Diego

 

Union-Tribune, illustration, August 11, pg. 2

 

20th Annual Juried Exhibition, catalogue, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, California, pg. 7

 

Who’s Who in American Art, Marquis Who’s Who, 32nd Edition

 

2010 Who’s Who in American Art, Marquis Who’s Who, 31st Edition

 

2009 Who’s Who in American Art, Marquis Who’s Who, 30th Edition

 

2008 Elliott-Lugo, Mark. “Curator’s Comments on the Arts in Pure Painting 2,”

 

San Diego Public Library, San Diego, California, April, pg. 1-2

 

2001 Carruthers Wetta, Jean. “Contemporary Realism,” SouthwestArt, March, pg. 124

 

2000 Who’s Who in American Art, Marquis Who’s Who, 26th Edition

 

1999 York, Richard. Balance Narrative Works by Mark Adams Bryce, catalogue, The Bradford Gallery, San Francisco, California

 

“Previews: Mark Bryce,” Artweek, November, pg. 1

 

Datebook, San Francisco Chronicle, October 31, illustration, pg. 27

 

1998 Driscoll, John and Arnold Skolnick. The Artist and American Landscape,

 

Cobb, California: First Glance Books, pg. 141 and 143

 

Who’s Who in American Art, Marquis Who’s Who, 24th Edition

 

1995 “Mind,” Surfing World, Tokyo, Japan, September, pg. 98

 

1994 California Works, catalogue, California State Fair, Sacramento, CA, pg. 15, 18

 

PrintWorld Directory, West Chester, Pennsylvania, Vol. 6, 1994

 

Who’s Who in American Art, R.R. Bowker, 20th Edition

 

1993 Who’s Who in American Art, R.R. Bowker, 19th Edition

 

1991 Evans, James. “Local Color,” SF, July, pgs. 26-28

 

10th Anniversary Invitational Exhibition, catalogue, Somerville Manning Gallery, Wilmington, Delaware

 

Merkel, Joseph. “Many Talents Are Evident In Group Shows Uptown at the Allan Stone Gallery,” Art Speak, October, pg. 20

 

1990 Wright, Heather, “Arts Watch,” Traditional Home, Better Homes and Gardens, June, pg. 32

 

McCarthy, Cathleen. “Art About Art,” American Artist’s Watercolor90, Fall, pg. 91-92

 

Contemporary Philadelphia Artists, catalogue, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia Pennsylvania, pgs. 96 and 139

 

1988 Nature Morte, catalogue, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretta, PA

 

1987 Butler, Mark. “Artists are Coming of Age in W. Chester,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, Neighbors section, March 22, pg. 1

 

1986 “Profile,” Art Now / Philadelphia Gallery Guide, Scotch Plains, New Jersey: Art Now, Inc., October, pg. 17

 

Daily Local News, illustration, West Chester, Pennsylvania, September 18, pg.15

 

1985 Fothergill Quinland, David. Raissónné, New Jersey

 

“Two Philadelphia Painters,” Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Quarterly, Spring

 

Silver, Robert. “The Art of Collecting Art,” Delaware Today, October, pg. 105

 

Brady, Katy. “Pocopson Artist Frames Experience in His Oil Paintings,” Daily

Local News, West Chester, Pennsylvania, October 22, pg. 6

 

Who’s Who in American Art, R.R. Bowker

 

1984 “Bryce Has Solo Painting Exhibit,” Chester County Press – Upbeat, May 9, pg. 7

 

Bass Cope, Penelope. “Art,” Sunday New Journal, Delaware, May 27, pg. F1

 

1983 Brandt Stillman, Diane. “Still Life Paintings by Mark Adams Bryce,” publication, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, Delaware

 

Art Matters, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, Vol. 2, No. 8, cover page

 

1982 46th Annual Mid-Year Show, catalogue, The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio: OAC Printing, pg. 17

 

Invitational Exhibit of Philadelphia Painters, catalogue, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretta, Pennsylvania, fig. 7

 

Philadelphia Invitational Painting Exhibition, catalogue, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretta, Pennsylvania: Chas M. Henry Printing

 

1981 Donohoe, Victoria. “Mark Bryce,” The Philadelphia Inquirer, May 8

 

1979 A Philadelphia Viewpoint, catalogue, Freedman Art Gallery of Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania

 

1973 Earth Art, Civic Center Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, pg. 26-27

 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

 

Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, California

 

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, California

 

The Free Library of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Print Archive, Rutgers University, New Jersey

 

The Wellington Collection of American Art, Boston, Massachusetts

 

Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, Los Angeles, California

 

Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, Denver, Colorado

 

Blue Cross, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Cooke and Bieler, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

FMC Corporation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Hercules Corporation, Wilmington, Delaware

 

Wilber Pierce Collection, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Cigna Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

 

Mobil Oil Corporation

 

Thurston Twig Smith, Honolulu, Hawaii

 

Alex Mehran, San Francisco, California

 

Rodney Medeiros, San Francisco, California