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Tom Wudl portrait by Roxanne Jannette
photo: Roxanne Jannette

 

Tom Wudl

1948 Born, Cochabamba, Bolivia
1958 Immigrated to United States, settled in Los Angeles, CA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

Education:
1966 - 1970 Chouinard Art School, Los Angeles, CA
1970 Received B.F. A. from Chouinard Art School, Los Angeles, CA

full biography
   

Selected L.A. Louver Exhibitions

Tom Wudl: Reflections of the Flowerbank World
3 September - 5 October 2013

Tom Wudl: Works from 1971-1979
24 January - 3 March 2012

     

Loose Canon
Second floor and Skyroom
13 October 2011 - 12 November 2011

 

Tom Wudl:
Immensities and Infinities:
Further Specimens from the Flowerbank World

South gallery
2 June - 9 July 2011

     
Tom Wudl
Specimens from the Flowerbank World

12 November - 31 December 2009
An Evening With Tom Wudl
Tuesday, 8 December 2009
click here for a podcast of An Evening with Tom Wudl
 

Tom Wudl
17 November - 24 December 2005

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Selected Museum Exhibitions

Tom Wudl
Cuesta College Art Gallery
San Luis Obispo, CA
15 November 2013 - 13 December 2013
curated by David Prochas

Greetings from L.A.: Artists and Publics 1945 - 1980
The Getty Research Institute
Los Angeles, CA
01 October 2011 - 05 February 2012

     

Artist’s Museum
Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA)
Los Angeles, CA
31 October 2010 - 31 January 2011

 

Able Bodied
Donna Beame Fine Art Gallery, University of Nevada
Las Vegas, NV
09 September 2010 - 23 October 2010

     
Some Paintings:
The 2007 LA Weekly Annual Biennial

Track 16 Gallery
Santa Monica, CA
12 January 2007 - 16 February 2007
curated by Doug Harvey
 

Driven to Abstraction
Riverside Art Museum
Riverside, CA
26 August 2006 - 24 October 2006

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Publications

Tom Wudl: Recent Work
L.A. Louver, Venice, CA
10 January - 7 February 1987
8 pages, 6 color and black and white illustrations
Softback, out of print

Tom Wudl: You've Got to Be Kidding
William D. Cannon Art Gallery, Cultural Arts Office/City of Carlsbad
8 February - 30 March 2003
Foreword and text by Karen McGuire
47 pages, 13 color illustrations
Softcover, out of print

     
Video

 
     
Artist's website

www.wudl.net    
     
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Selected works by exhibition

Tom Wudl: Works from 1971-1979
24 January - 3 March 2012 >>
 

         

Immensities and Infinities: Further Specimens from the Flowerbank World
South gallery
2 June - 9 July 2011 >>
 

     

 

Tom Wudl
Specimens from the Flowerbank World

12 November - 31 December 2009 >>
 

      Tom Wudl
17 November - 24 December 2005 >>
 
 
Tom Wudl
28 February - 30 March 2002
 
  Tom Wudl
9 September - 9 October 1999 >>
 
  Tom Wudl
2 November - 30 November 1996 >>
  
      Tom Wudl
Recent Work

16 October - 13 November 1993 >>
 
      Tom Wudl
Paintings

26 October - 23 November 1991 >>
 
  Tom Wudl
Recent Works

10 January - 7 February 1987 >>
 
      Tom Wudl
Selected Paintings

12 March - 19 April 1983 >>
 
   
Tom Wudl<BR>Untitled, 1972<BR>acrylic and gold leaf on newsprint, paper punch<BR>Paper: 20 3/4 x 27 1/8 in. (52.7 x 68.9 cm)<BR>Framed: 28 3/8 x 34 5/8 in. (72.1 x 87.9 cm)<BR>
Collection of the artist spacer Tom Wudl<BR>Untitled, 1973<BR>pencil, crayon, liquitex on paper punch<BR>65 1/4 x 87 1/2 in (165.7 x 222.3 cm) (unframed) spacer Tom Wudl<BR>Homage to Buckminster Fuller , 1973 - 1975<BR>acrylic and gold leaf on paper punch<BR>28 x 37 in (71.1 x 94 cm)<BR>plexi case: 35 x 43 x 3 in (88.9 x 109.2 x 7.6 cm) Tom Wudl spacer Tom Wudl spacer Tom Wudl spacer Tom Wudl Tom Wudl - Inexhaustible Benefit, 2009 - oil on linen spacer Tom Wudl - Oceans of Inexhaustible Desires, 2008 - pencil on paper spacer Tom Wudl - Now, 2009 - oil on linen tom wudl painting
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The Gift
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The Enlightening beings, Disorder and Confusion, distributing the gift of ineptitude for the benefit of Mankind
 
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The Lost Return
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Study for
The Inevitable I
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Tom Wudl buddha painting
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Homage to Buckminster Fuller
  
 
 
Wonderful Eyes Raining Flowers

 

 
 
Study for Cloud Blossom
  
 
 
Sea of Lotus Blossom Jewels
  
 
 
Pure Light Illuminating Everywhere
 
 
 
Inexhaustible Benefit
 
 
 
Oceans of Inexhaustible Desires
  
 
 
Now
 
 

 
Associative Pluralities

 

   
 
The pageantry of coefficience having concluded: Harlequin celebrates that knowledge which lies beyon the limits of experience
 

   
 
Vincent's Violin
   
 
The Circular Ruins
   
 
Le Chanson Rouge
 
 
The Difficult Crossing Revisited
 
 
What Dante Saw the Evening Before his Birth
 
 
The Garden of the Invisible Bird
 
 
Rapture of Dionysus
 
 
Veil IV
 
 
Wine Country II
 
 
Kuan Yin Emanating from the Buddha
 
 
Between Heaven and Earth
 
 
Yoga
 
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Installation photography, Tom Wudl: Works from 1971-1979 >>

 

 
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Installation photography, Tom Wudl: Immensities and Infinities: Further Specimens from the Flowerbank World
South gallery, 2 June - 9 July 2011 >>

 

 
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Installation photography, Tom Wudl, Specimens from the Flowerbank World, 12 November - 31 December 2009

 

 
Tom Wudl 17 November – 24 December 2005 Tom Wudl 17 November – 24 December 2005

 
Installation photography, Tom Wudl, 17 November 2005 - 24 December 2005

 

 
Tom Wudl 28 February - 30 March 2002 Tom Wudl 28 February - 30 March 2002

 
Installation photography, Tom Wudl, 28 February - 30 March 2002

 

 
Tom Wudl 9 September - 9 October 1999 Tom Wudl 9 September - 9 October 1999

 
Installation photography, Tom Wudl, 9 September - 9 October 1999

 

 
Tom Wudl 2 November - 30 November 1996 >> Tom Wudl 2 November - 30 November 1996 >>

 
Installation photography, Tom Wudl, 2 November - 30 November 1996

 

             
Tom Wudl Paintings 26 October - 23 November 1991 Tom Wudl Paintings 26 October - 23 November 1991

 
Installation photography, Tom Wudl, Paintings, 26 October - 23 November 1991