Nancy Webber - Awards, Exhibitions, Collections

Nancy W. Webber
MFA Mills College, Oakland CA
MA Pius XII Institute, Florence, Italy
BA Dominican University, River Forest, IL

Winner of Paradox contest on YOUR DAILY PHOTOGRAPH.COM - Henry VIII with Jim McGovern


2009/10 - Dec/Jan. Lauren Kilgore Studio Gallery, San Pedro, CA
2006 - Utopia restaurant, Long Beach, CA
2001 - Los Feliz Theater, Hollywood, CA
2000 - Los Angeles Central Public Library, Los Angeles, CA
1999 - Daniel Saxon Gallery, West Hollywood, CA
1998 - Agnes Gallery, Birmingham, Alabama
1997 -  University of California, Berkeley Extension, San Francisco, CA
Exit Gallery, University of Reno, Reno, Nevada
1996 -  “Portraits Past and Present,” Cypress College, Cypress, CA
“Emulations and New Translations”SAFECO Insurance, Fountain Valley, CA
“Life Emulates Art,” Art in the Workplace, The Junior Chamber of Commerce, Los Angeles, CA
1994 - The Palos Verdes Art Center, Norris Gallery, Palos Verdes, CA
1990 - National Centre for the Performing Arts, Centre for Photography as an Art Form, Bombay, India

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS: Invitational and Juried

2018 - "The World of Frida," Bedford Gallery, The Lesher Center For The Arts, Walnut Creek, CA
2016 - "Skyline", South Bay Contemporary at Gallery, the Loft, San Pedro CA
"She Tells a Story" Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington, NC
2015 - Los Angeles Harbor College Fine Arts Gallery, Wilmington CA
Photographs by DeAnn Jennings and Nancy Webber. Sept. 19 - Oct. 31
2015 - "The Museum Project" DNJ Gallery, Bergamot Station, Sept. 12 - Oct. 31
2015 - San Pedro Artist's: The Loft and Art Center, San Pedro CA, June - July
2014 - "Myth and Image", El Camino College Fine Arts Gallery, Torrance, CA
2012 - “Refocus: Multicultural Focus” Pacific Standard Time, Arena 1
Gallery, Santa Monica Airport, Santa Monica, CA
2011 - “Laura the Muse”, Manhattan Beach Creative Arts Center, CA
2009 - “Day of the Dead” Azul Gallery, San Pedro, CA
2003-08 - DCA Los Angeles public art commission for Harbor Animal Care
Center, San Pedro, CA
2008 - “Picturing Identity”(Portraiture Now Exhibition) Long Beach
Museum of Art, Long Beach, CA
“Redefining Femininity", Azul Gallery, San Pedro, CA
2007 - Homage to Frida Kahlo, Amorviejo Art Gallery, Santa Ana, CA
“Faith and Superstitions”, Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, CA
“A Few of Our Favorite Things” Part 2 Santa Ana College, CA
2006 - “Tree of Life,” The Folk Tree Gallery, Pasadena, CA
All Media Juried Exhibition, Palos Verdes Art Center, PV, CA
“A Few of Our Favorite Things” Santa Ana College Arts Gallery
Santora Building, Santa Ana, CA
2005 - “Tree of Life”, El Camino College Art Gallery, Torrance, CA
“Diverse City,” Santa Ana College Art Gallery, Santa Ana, CA
Long Beach Museum of Art Annual Auction, Long Beach, CA
2004 - “Beauty,” Santa Ana College Annex Art Gallery, Santora Building
2003 - “From the Neck Up: Contemporary Portaits” Manhattan Beach
Creative Arts Center, Manhattan Beach, CA
“Hats Off,” Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, CA
2002 - “The Devil You Say,” Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, CA
2001 - “Portraits Identifying Ourselves,” Pico Rivera Cultural Center, PR
“Solo of Four,” Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA
“Obsessions,” Invitational Exhibit, Art Gallery, University of
California at San Diego, La Jolla, CA
2000 - “On Site” Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA
“Apron Strings,” Invitational Exhibit, El Camino College Art Gallery Torrance, CA
1998 “Contempo Italianate” Leband Art Gallery, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles (Westchester) CA
“Borrowing,” Islip Art Museum, Islip, New York
Four US Artists Exhibition, Budapest Galeria, Obuda, Hungary
1997 - “Invented Truths,” Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA
1996 - “Happy Holidays Show,” Jan Kesner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
“Light Aberrations,” University of San Antonio Art Gallery, San Antonio, Texas
1995 - “Quotations: Art Imitates Art,” Houston Center for Photography, Houston, Texas
“Emulations: Quotations from the Source,” Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
“Contemporary Photography: The California Focus,” The Armand
Hammer Museum, UCLA Rental Gallery, Los Angeles, CA


2010 - Best Three Dimensional award, Palos Verdes Art Center, PV, CA
2003 - Public Art Grant Department of Cultural Affairs, City of L.A. for
the interior of the Harbor Animal Care Center, San Pedro, CA
1999 Fullbright Summer Seminar in Morocco.
1994 - Fullbright Summer Seminar in Indonesia.
1992/91 - The J. Paul Getty Trust Fund for the Visual Arts Fellowship in Photography
1990 - Visual Art Award for the Metro Blue Line, Public art Photo Mural
with Mayde Herberg, LACTAC, Willow Street Station, Long Beach, CA
1983 - Grant for Community College Teachers from USC and the Federal Government. Four weeks in Brazil.


2006 - “Artalikes: Photographs by Nancy Webber, by James Scarborough “What the Butler Saw.” Online
2003 - “Hats Off.” Artweek.
2009 - “Quando La Vita Somiglia All’Arte” di Sara Recordati, ”Gente,” Milan, Italy
1998 - New York Times, Oct. and Los Angeles Times (Wm.Wilson review)
1997 - Publications in Argentina, Finland, Greece, Sweden and South Africa.
Mills Quarterly, Oakland, CA Spring
1996 - “Camera at Work,” LIFE Magazine, July.
“The Big Picture Gallery,” Who Weekly, Australia, Sept. 2
Publications in Austria, Italy, Portugal, Hungary, The Netherlands.
1995 - “No Oil Painting,” Independent, Saturday Magazine, Oct.25, London, U.K.
1992 - “Post-Photo” by Donna Littlejohn, The Press-Telegram, LB
1993/81 - Publications and reviews in Los Angeles, Long Beach,
Germany, Japan, Switzerland, The Sunday Magazine of the
London Times, ’81-82 and The ManchesterGuardian, London

As a member of the Fine Arts Photographers Collective, called the "Museum Project", Archival Pigment Prints were Requested and Donated to:

Cameron Art Museum, Wilmington, NC
Saint Louis Museums and Galleries, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO
UNI Gallery of Art, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, Iowa
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, CA
USC Fisher Museum of Art
Boise Art Museum, Boise, Idaho
The Tweed Museum of Art, Duluth, MN
Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
The Erie Museum of Art, Erie, PA
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
Among others.

Chromogenic Photographs are in the following collections:

ELI BROAD Corporate Collection, Sun America Offices, Century
City, Los Angeles, CA
Sony and Gloria Kamm Collection, Los Angeles, CA
Pacific Capital Group, Beverly Hills, CA
Latham and Watkins Law Offices, Los Angeles, CA
Snite Museum, The University of Notre Dame, Indiana
Boeing offices, Seal Beach, CA
Allan Chasaniff Photographic Collection, The Museum of Fine
Arts, Houston, Texas
Bank of America Corporation National Collection
Bibliotheque National, Paris, France
The National Portrait Gallery, London, England

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