John Sonsini

biography

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installation images of Inman Gallery 2012 exhibition

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LA Times review 2010

John Sonsini was born in Rome, NY, in 1950, and earned a B,A, from California State University Northridge, CA in 1975.

He has exhibited his paintings extensively for the past thirty years, including recent solo exhibitions at ACME. Los Angeles (2010, 2008, 2006); the Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art, Utah State University, Logan, UT (2010); Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA (2007); Cheim & Read, New York, NY (2007); and the Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA (2005).

His work is included in several prominent public collections including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, NY, the Whitney Museum of American Art, NY, and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, and the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA. Sonsini lives and works in Los Angeles, CA.

The exhibition John Sonsini: New Paintings, on view at Inman Gallery, Houston Texas from January 13 - February 25, 2012, is the artist's first solo exhibition in Texas.

Modern Painters essay 2011

Artillery Magazine article 2010