Brad Howe began his career in Brazil after studying history at the University of Sao Paulo. His work presents the influence of inquiry into the aesthetics of various cultures and distinct movements in the continuum of art history.

Howe’s work continues to connect with international communities, exhibiting and completing site-specific commissions both in the US and abroad. Known for his sculpture practice, Howe’s focus also includes the representation of objects through diverse means, including photography.

Born: Riverside, California 1959

Residence: Los Angeles, California‚Äč

EDUCATION             

Stanford University, Stanford, California

University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil

INDIVIDUAL EXHIBITIONS

2017

Second Nature, Galerie Uli Lang, Biberach, Germany

2016      

Jarding de Reverie, Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, California

Brad Howe Invitational, Gallery Jeon, Daegu, South Korea    

System of Shared Risk, Galerie Uli Lang, Biberach, Germany

2015                           

Working Fictions, Caldwell Snyder Gallery, San Francisco, California

Cartography, CMay Gallery, Seoul, Korea

2014                           

Shadow Economy, Museum of Art and History, Lancaster, California

Concoctions, The Frostig Collection, Santa Monica, California

2013                           

Docile Bodies, Caldwell Snyder Gallery, San Francisco, California

Deprivato, Katherine Cone Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Coyote, Galerie Uli Lang, Biberach, Germany

2012                                               

Kinetic Works, The Frostig Collection, Santa Monica, California

Sculpture & Kinetic Art, Soohoh Gallery, Seoul, South Korea

Sculpture, Galerie Janos, Paris, France          

2011                           

Construct, Galerie Uli Lang, Biberach, Germany

2010                           

Primavernica, AndrewShire Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Sculturen, Mobiles und Mandalas, Galerie Kaysser, Munich, Germany                                           

Giocare con la Scultura, Art 1307, Napoli, Italy

2008                           

Brad Howe, Alexander Mertens Fine Art, Montecito, California

Sculpture, College of The Canyons, Santa Clarita, California

2007                           

At This Moment, Sculpturesite Gallery, San Francisco, California

Strata, Museum of Design, Art and Architecture, Culver City, California

Stainless Steel Sculpture, Galerie Uli Lang, Biberach, Germany

Skulpturen Und Objekte, Galerie Kaysser, Munich, Germany

2006  

The Next Dimension, Hamilton-Selway Fine Art, Hollywood, California

New Work, Parchman Stremmel Gallery, San Antonio, Texas

Monoliths, Galerie Holm, Ulm, Germany

Tectonics, Galerie Uli Lang, Biberach, Germany

Steps in Serious Exuberance, Skulpturengalerie, Zurich, Switzerland

2005                           

A Survey of Color, Form and Motion, Rosenthal Fine Art, Chicago, Illinois

In Collaboration, Adamar Fine Art, Miami, Florida

Synchrony, Galerie Uli Lang, Biberach, Germany

2002                           

Stahlplastiken, Galerie Uli Lang, Biberach, Germany

2001

Steel Haiku, Jernigan Wicker Fine Arts, San Francisco, California

2000                           

Neo Modernism, Boritzer/Gray/Hamano Gallery, Santa Monica, California

Biscotto, Jernigan Wicker Fine Arts, San Francisco, California

1999                   

Esculturas, Praxis Arte Internacional, Mexico City, Mexico 

Aquatica, Boritzer/Gray/Hamano Gallery, Santa Monica, California

1997                           

Drift, Boritzer/Gray/Hamano Gallery, Santa Monica, California  

1996                           

Flats & Risers, Diane Nelson Gallery, Laguna Beach, California

Causes, Arario Gallery, Cheoan-Shi, South Korea

1995                           

Boias, Galeria Nara Roesler, Sao Paulo, Brazil                

1994                           

Hop The Twig, Boritzer/Gray/Hamano Gallery, Santa Monica, California

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

On The Road: American Abstraction, David Klein Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

2016

20, Zetaeffe Galleria, Florence, Italy

Properties of Light, George Billis Gallery, Los Angeles, California                           

Recent Work, Gallery Jones, Vancouver, Canada

2015                           

American Array, Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, Hawaii

The Nature of Sculpture: Art in the Garden, Los Angeles County Arboretum, Arcadia, California

Farbe ist mein Motiv, Galerie Kaysser, Ruhpolding, Germany

Gerundet Umkriest, Gallery Foundation SBC Pro Arte, Biberach, Germany

2014                           

Blur the Lines, Brad Howe and Murakami Takashi, Asian Art Works, Busan, Korea     

Farmhouse Logic: Brad Howe and Gary Komarin, Morrison Gallery, Kent, Connecticut

Bogen Schiessen, Museum Biberach, Biberach, Germany

2013                           

The Frostig Collection, Museum of Art and History, Lancaster, California

Rouge, Katherine Cone Gallery, Los Angeles, California

Brad Howe, Zachary Thornton, Lopez-Herrera, Thomas Punzman Fine Arts, Frankfurt, Germany

Gary Komarin and Brad Howe, Galerie Proarta, Zurich, Switzerland

Bunt, Galerie Kaysser, Ruhpolding, Germany  

2012   

TARFEST: 10th Anniversary Art Exhibition, LACMA, Los Angeles, California

Frostig at Large: In West Hollywood, West Hollywood, California

Color Balance, Marco Casentini and Brad Howe, Melissa Morgan Fine Art, Palm Desert, California

L’Art del Regal XII & Brad Howe, Esculture. Art Contemporani Nord-America, La Galeria, Barcelona, Spain

Mouvement et Lumiere: Exposition de 85 Sculptures, La Fondation Villa Datris, Isle Sur La Sorgue, Vaucluse, France

2010                           

Malibu Sculpture 2010, A Summer Exhibition curated by Carl Scholsberg, Malibu Civic Center, Malibu, California     

Tectonic-Ephemeral-Sensual: Sculpture and Jewelry, SPF:a Gallery, Culver City, California

Avesta Art 2010, Verket, Avesta, Sweden

2009                           

Five, Andrea Schwartz Gallery, San Francisco, California

A Happy Medium, Gilman Contemporary, Ketchum, Idaho

2008                  

Sculpture in Motion, Atlanta Botanical Garden, Atlanta, Georgia

Fusion, Gilman Contemporary, Ketchum, Idaho

2007                           

Keeping It Straight, Right Angles and Hard Edges in Contemporary Southern California, Riverside Museum of Art, Riverside, California

The El Paseo Invitational, Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Palm Desert, California

2006                           

L.A. Minimalism Today, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, California

Primary Colors, Sculpturesite Gallery, San Francisco, California

2005                           

Touch Me, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, California                             

2004                           

Nine, Gallery C, Hermosa Beach, California

Out of Plane: Light on White Maze, SPF: a Gallery, Culver City, California

2002                           

Pourquoi Pas, Galerie Janos, Paris, France

1999                           

Pier Walk 99, International Sculpture Exhibition, Chicago, Illinois

1998                           

Illusion, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, California

1997                           

Grins, Humor and Whimsy in Contemporary Art, Millard Sheets Gallery, Pomona, California

1995                           

Edition FIAC/SAGA, Paris, France             

1994                           

Group Show, Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, California

Big Littles, Boritzer/Gray/Hamano Gallery, Santa Monica, California

Pop into the ‘90s, Kass/Meridian Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

Busan Bienniale, Busan, South Korea