George Herms
Born Woodland, California, 1935
1955 University of California, Berkeley
2000 Fellowship, Getty Research Institute.
1998 Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation Award
1989 Finalist in Pico Seagatecompetition
1987 Working Grant, Pollock Krassner Foundation
1984 National Endowment for the Arts, Individual Fellowship
1983-4 John Simon Guggenheim Fellowship in Sculpture
1982-83 Prix de Rome, Fellowship in Sculpture, American Academy in Rome
1977 National Endowment for the Arts, Individual Fellowship
1968 National Endowment for the Arts, Individual Fellowship
1962 Servant of Holy Beauty Award
2011 “Collages”, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, California
“George Herms: Xenophilia (Love of the Unknown”, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California
2010 “Collages”, Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, California
2008 “Lymphatic Vessels and Monoprints celebrating the life and art of Bruce Conner”, Susan Inglett Gallery, New York.
2007 George Herms: Assemblages”, Galerie Vallois, Paris.
2006 Select Works”, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York.
2005 “George Herms: Hot Set” (Walter Hopps, curator), Santa Monica Museum of Art.
  “Pandora’s Box: The Sculpture of George Herms”, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento.
“From George Herms with LOVE”, Tobey C. Moss Gallery, Los Angeles.
2004 "Sepia Jones Collages," Ace Gallery, Los Angeles
"Sepia Jones Collages," Ace Gallery, Los Angeles
2002 Teragrams and Roses, Mesa Nights: A Romance of the Old Southwest,Redbud Gallery, Houston, Texas
2001 Bed of Roses..., Assemblages, Catherine Clark Gallery, San Francisco
1999 Poet Heroes of My Youth,Assemblage/Sculpture, Fred Spratt Gallery in association with Larry Evans/James Willis Gallery, San Francisco, California
1998 Parade of Sculpture, First Street Bridge Project, Los Angeles, with laser installation by Hiro Yamagata
  Office of the Future, Robert Berman Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, California
1996 George Herms: Works Saluting San Francisco, 1962-1996, Catherine Clark Gallery, San Francisco
The Beat Bar, Track 16 Gallery and Robert Berman Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, California
Crossings, Fred Spratt Gallery, San Jose, California
1995 George Herms: From Then and There to Here and Now, With a Little Help From His Friends, Wallace Berman, Bruce Conner and Dennis Hopper,Tony Shafrazi Gallery, New York
Beat Epiphanies and Home Runs,Jack Rutberg Fine Arts Gallery, Los Angeles
SAM RAM, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, California
1994 Project X,Kohn Turner Gallery, Los Angeles
1992 Secret Archives: A Retrospective,Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles
1994 Thomas Babeor Gallery, La Jolla, CA
1991-2 Alley Art and Urban Archaeology,Pasadena, California
1991 George Herms,d.p. Fong Gallery, San Jose, California
1990 George Herms,Cypress College, Cypress, California
1989 L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, California
1988 Salute to Paul Beattie, California Museum of Fine Art, Santa Rosa Rome Poem Revisited, Tyler Gallery, Temple University, Philadelphia
1986 Recent Sculpture, L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, California Oscarsson/Siegeltuch Gallery, New York
1985 Jacaranda Project, Junior Arts Center, Barnsdall Art Park, Los Angeles
1984 George Herms: Rome Poem,Art Gallery, California State University, Fullerton
1982 Eight Etudes,Beyond Baroque, Venice, California
Pre-Rome Sacraments and/or Raw Tracks,L.A. Louver Gallery, Venice, California
1981 Score,University of Denver Art Gallery, Colorado
Time Reliefs and Ringers,Ruth Schaffner Gallery, Santa Barbara, California
1980 Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, California
Stage One Gallery, Orange, California
1979 The Prometheus Archives: A Retrospective Exhibition of the Works of George Herms, Newport Harbor Art Museum, Newport Beach, California
1978 Arco Center for the Visual Arts, Los Angeles, California
1977 UnbeknownstManitoba Museum of Finds Art, San Francisco, California
1976 Sets and Related WorksPasadena Artists Co-Op, Pasadena, California L.A. Louver, Venice, California
Session,80 Langton Street, San Francisco
1975 California State University, San Jose, California
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles
PsuedonymphiaTJB Gallery, Newport Beach, California
1973 George Herms Selected Works 1960-1973,Memorial Union Art Gallery, University of California, Davis (catalogue)
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles
1972 Selected Works 1960-1972California State University, Los Angeles (catalogue)
1970 Holiday ExhibitionMolly Barnes Gallery, Los Angeles
1969 Foggy WagonsLaguna Beach, California
Faithquake, Molly Barnes Gallery, Los Angeles
1966 Rolf Nelson Gallery, Los Angeles, California
1965 Spring VisionsStryke Gallery, New York, New York
1963 Nativity 63Rolf Nelson Gallery, Los Angeles
1962 Aura Gallery, Pasadena, California
1961 Batman Gallery, San Francisco, California
1960 Semina Gallery, Larkspur, California, with photographs by Edmund Teske
1959 Jubilee, First Public Exhibition, Tuolumne, California
1957 Secret Exhibition, Hermosa Beach, California
1989 Portals to Poetry,Citicorp Plaza, Los Angeles
1988 Moon Dial,Beverly Hills, California
1987 Clock Tower Monument to Unknown.MacArthur Park Public Art Program, Los Angeles
Berkeley Art Museum di Rosa Preserve, Napa
Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Center for Visual Arts, Stanford University, Palo Alto
California Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California
J. Crew, New York, New York
La Jolla Museum of Art, La Jolla, California
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles
Menil Collection, Houston, Texas
M.H. DeYoung Museum, San Francisco, California
Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles
Newport Harbor Museum, Newport Beach, California
Norton Simon Museum, Pasadena, California
Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, California
Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, Arizona
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, Lincoln, Nebraska
Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota