David Askevold › CV

David Askevold
1940-2008

Education

BFA, Kansas City Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, 1968
Brooklyn Museum School of Art (Max Beckman Painting Scholarship), 1964
University of Montana, 1963

Teaching Positions

1991-92, Nova Scotia College of Art Design, Halifax, NS
1985-87, NSCAD, Halifax, NS
1984-85, Minneapolis College of Art Design, Minneapolis, MN
1981-83, York University, Downsview, Ontario
1979-80, Art Center, College of Design, Pasadena, CA
1977-78, California Institute of Art, Valencia, CA
1976-78, University of California, Irving, CA
1968-74, NSCAD, Halifax, NS

Selected Solo Exhibitions

Selected Group Shows

Selected Bibliography

Askevold, David. (exhibition catalog) Eindhoven, Holland: Stedelijk Van
AbbeMuseum 1980. Essays by Frederick Dolan, Peggy Gale Alan Sondheim, texts and images by David Askevold.
Bruce Barber, Conceptual Art: The NSCAD Connection 1967-1973, (exhibition catalogue) pp.17, 18, 19, 38, 39
Collins, James, Art Forum, 12 (March 1974) pp. 74-75
Coomer, Martin, "CANADA", Time Out London, April 11, 2006
Documenta VII. (exhibition catalog) Kassel, Germany, 1977.
Dolan, Fred, "David Askevold: Political Modernism and Postmodernity."
Vanguard, #17 (February 1988), pp. 19-22
Extra, Cologne, Germany. #4 (April, 1975) Special issue on David Askevold, bibliography, exhibition chronology, documentation of works from1968-1975.
Flash Art, 38 (January 1974), p.7. documentaion and text by David Askevold, bibliography, exhibition chronology, documentation of works.
Glueck, Grace, "Action/Performance and the Photograph", The New York Times, April 7, 2000
Knight, Christopher, "Playing Around with Pictures", Los Angeles Times, March 4 (illus.)2005
Krauss, Rosalind. ‘Notes on the Index: Seventies Artin America’ October #3, (Spring 1976), pp. 68-81. Reprinted in ‘The Originality of the Avant-Garde and Other Modernist Myths’. Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, England: The MIT Press, 1987.
Goldstein, Ann, and Anne Rommimer, "Reconsidering the Object of Art: 1965-75 (exhibition catalogue) The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los
Angeles and the publishers Cambridge, Massachusetts and London, 1996.
The Journal, A Contemporary Art Magazine, Journal’s 40th Issue, LAICA’s Ten Year Catalog, Number 40, Vol.4, Fall 1984, "The Poltergeist" (a collaboration with Mike Kelley) pp. 57-59, Los Angeles, CA
Liberal Art University Experiences. David Askevold in Conversation with Paul McMahon 3 pg. presentations of game and film pieces: Studio International 183 (April 1972) pp. 156-159.
Lippard, Lucy. ‘Six Years: The Dematerialization of the Art Object from 1966 to 1972’.New York: Praeger, 1973.
Loers, Veit, "Mediumististische oder Psychedelische Fotografie? Der Psi-Efekt im Konzeptualismus, Im Reich der Phantome, (In the Realm of the Phantom) fall, 1998, (exhibition catalogue) p. 149, plates 225, 226, 228, 230
Myers, Holly, "Exploring the Dawn of Digital Expression, Los Angeles Times, Feb. 27, 2001
Narrative Art (exhibition catalog). Bonn, Germany: Booner Kunsteverein, 1979.
Oursler, Tony and Mike Kelley, “In the Weave of Reason”. ARTFORUM,  Summer, 2008
Rosenberg, Karen. "Three Easy Pieces", The New York Times, March 7, 2008
Smith, Roberta. "Two Hanks", The New York Times, June 6, 2005
Sondheim, Alan, ed. ‘Individuals: Post Movement Art in America’. New York: Dutton Books, 1977.
Stacey, Robert, and Liz Wylie. ‘Eighty/Twenty - 100 years of the Nova Scotia
College of Art and Design’ (exhibition catalog). Halifax, Art Gallery of Nova
Scotia, 1988.Video by Artists, Toronto: Art Metropole, 1975. Includes David Askevold’s "Notes for Explanation and Attitude"

Public Collections

Art Gallery of Nova Scotia. Canada
Art Center College of Design. Pasadena, CA
Art Metropole. Toronto, Canada
Canada Council Art Bank. Ottawa
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography. Ottawa
Confederation Centre Art Gallery and Museum. Charlottetown, P.E.I., Canada
Long Beach Museum of Art. Long Beach, CA
Museum of Contemporary Art. Los Angeles, CA
National Gallery of Canada. Ottawa
National Public Library. Ottawa
Van AbbeMuseum. Eindhoven, Holland
Vancouver Art Gallery. Vancouver, BC, Canada
Art Gallery of Windsor. Windsor, Ontario, Canada