Lee PIERCE

Lee PIERCE

Springfield, IL, United States

About Lee PIERCE

(born, early 1950's)
- ARTIST; primarily self-taught
- (1st career) - TELEVISION Film Editor & Producer
- Received EMMY AWARD "HONOR" as Film EDITOR of PBS TV news special report (National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences,1991);
- (2nd career) - Law (attorney in a state court system)
- 2004 to 2007, Continuing Education classes at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
- 2009, retired from court system; moved to Midwest; & continued Independent Study of ART
- 2009 -- present, Home Studio in the Midwest (USA)

Note: "LEE PIERCE" is my Artist's signature-name on my paintings

My ABSTACT-REALIST and EXPRESSIONIST paintings reflect my growing awareness of how to live in harmony with the Earth and all life on the planet.

WEBSITE - https://www.PierceAbstracts.com


Education

(2020)
> daily Meditation - Universal sound "A-U-M"
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WimVYJCFiV8

(2018)
> ART BUSINESS ACADEMY (on-line) Xanadu Gallery (Scottsdale, Arizona)

(2009 --- 2013)
> ART COLONY classes & watercolor workshops

(2004 -- present) ;
> Independent Study - Art History & painting techniques

(2007)
> Mentor's Guidance

(2004 -- 2007)
> Continuing Education classes - The School of the Museum of Fine Arts at Boston, MA


OTHER Education
- J. D. (Juris Doctor)
Northeastern University School of Law (mid-90's)

- Bachelor of Science, School of Communications,
Northwestern University (Film & TV; early '70's)

*Note - "LEE PIERCE" is my Artist's signature-name


Events

2020
> COLLECTORS' CHOICE, XX --- The Saint Louis Artists' Guild's annual fund drive (Clayton, MO)

> International Art Directory of Contemporary Artists entitled CURATORIAL Vol. 2, at pp.254-255; (CAPSULES BOOK, Australia)

2019
> COLLECTORS' CHOICE, XIX -- annual fund drive for The Saint Louis Artists' Guild (Clayton, MO);

> ANGAD ARTS HOTEL & Grand Tavern exhibited my painting "PUEBLO" (St. Louis, MO; 2019 - '20)

> a booth at THE OTHER ART FAIR, CHICAGO 2019, an international Art Fair; @ Mana Contemporary, Chicago, IL

(2015)
> posted on OUTNUMBERED GALLERY's websites

(2014)
> Featured Artist @ OUTNUMBERED GALLERY's "First Night reception" (Colorado)

> INTERIOR DESIGNER Carey Jones selected my large, floral abstract -- "Alyssum ... Full Bloom" -- for her client's West Village apartment, New York City, NY --- see Jones' website
https://caryjonesdesign.com/project/west-village-apartment/

(2009 - 2013)
> annual "ARTS in the PARK" FESTIVALS (Midwest)

(1995)
> won Art Contest during senior year in Law school

Exhibitions

(2020)
> invited to "THE ONLINE STUDIOS 2020",
a cohort of SAATCHI Art (thru Dec.)

> COLLECTORS' CHOICE, XX; The Saint Louis Artists' Guild's annual fund drive (Nov.)

> THIS MOMENT-Art Saint Louis' virtual exhibition

> LIFE INTERRUPTED - Art Saint Louis Gallery's virtual exhibition

(2019)
> ENDANGERED exhibition - The Saint Louis Artists' Guild (Clayton, MO)

> ANGAD ARTS HOTEL & Grand Tavern exhibited my "PUEBLO" painting (St. Louis, MO; 2019 - '20)


(2018)
> MENAGERIE @ Art Saint Louis Gallery

> ARTS at Tomahawk CENTER (Overland Park, Kansas)

(2017)
> ARTS at Tomahawk CENTER (Overland Pk, KS)

(2016)
> MIXED TAPES @ Art Saint Louis Gallery

> SERENDIPITY @ Art Saint Louis Gallery

(2015)
> THE AWAKENING @ Soulard Art Gallery (St. Louis)

> paintings featured on front covers of a MENSA chapter's Newsletter

(2011 - 2013)
> Gallery at a Nature/ Conservation Center (Midwest)

(2010 -- 2012)
> two family restaurants (Midwest)

(2009 -- 2013)
> ARTS in the PARK & Art at Lakeside (Midwest)

(2007)
>Family Art Show - at a state appeals court courthouse (East coast, USA)

(1962 -- 1979)
>Mosaic on display at a private Medical Clinic

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS (in United States)

- Denver, COLORADO
- Littleton, COLORADO
- Boca Raton, FLORIDA
- Chevy Chase, MARYLAND
- Silver Springs, MARYLAND
- Cambridge, MASSACHUSETTS
- Novi, MICHIGAN
- Minneapolis, MINNESOTA
- Saint Louis, MISSOURI
- Atlantic Highlands, NEW JERSEY
- the Hamptons (Sag Harbor) NEW YORK
- New York City, NEW YORK
- Portland, OREGON
- Philadelphia, PENNSYLVANIA


PRIVATE COLLECTIONS - (international)

- Ochsenfurt, GERMANY
- London, UNITED KINGDOM



* NOTE: "LEE PIERCE" is my Artist's-signature-name

WEBSITE - https://PierceAbstracts.com

ALL RIGHTS RESERVED under (c) Lee Pierce, 20--, et. seq. Further, no images on this web-page may be legally reproduced, distributed, or transmitted in any form or by any means (e.g., digital transmission, photocopying, electronic transmission, etc.), without the prior, written consent of the copyright Owner (here, Lee Pierce).

N.B.- the Copyright in my artworks is NON-transferable upon their sale..