1945    Born, San Diego, CA

 Tom Driscoll in his studio

Tom Driscoll in his studio

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    COILS, Bread & Salt, San Diego, CA

2017    ARRAY, Lux Art Institute, Encinitas, CA

2016    DRAWINGS, Ronis & Associates Fine Art, San Diego, CA

2015    CONES AND HEMISPHERES, ICE Gallery, San Diego, CA

2014    WHY KNOT, This Is Not An Exit Gallery, San Diego, CA

2013    ECHOES, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, CA           

2012    AN ALL FOAM SHOW, ICE Gallery,  San Diego, CA          

2007   TWISTS AND TURNS,  Mandarin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA  

2006   IMPRESSIONS, Quint Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA

1998    RECENT SCULPTURE, SOMA Gallery, La Jolla, CA

1992    NEW CASTINGS & DEBRIS, Rita Dean Gallery, San Diego, CA

1990    NEW WORK, JAVA, San Diego, CA

1988    STUDIO SHOW, San Diego, CA

1984    NEW WORK, Sushi Performance Gallery, San Diego, CA

1982    TOM DRISCOLL, Installation Gallery, San Diego, CA

1981    FOAM, FOUND & FABRICATED, Pawn Shop Gallery, San Diego, CA

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018    TRIO, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, CA

2016    BRIGHT/DRISCOLL - A DUAL RETROSPECTIVE, Oceanside Museum Of Art, Oceanside, CA

2015    ABSTRACT SAN DIEGO, San Diego City College, San Diego, CA

2015    OBJECTIVE: SUBJECTIVITY, Bread & Salt/ICE Gallery, San Diego, CA

2014     2014 ART AUCTION, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA

2013     THE VERY LARGE ARRAY, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, San Diego, CA 

2013     NEO POVERA,  L&M Arts, Venice, CA

2011     DRAWING EXPANSE, Space 4 Art, San Diego, CA          

2010    PAPER WORK, Eric Phelger Gallery, Encinitas, CA

2010    HERE NOT THERE: SAN DIEGO ART NOW, Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, CA

2009   DOUBLE HEADER:  SAN DIEGO ART PRIZE, L Street Gallery, San Diego, CA  

             QUINT:  THREE DECADES OF CONTEMPORARY ART, California Center for the Arts, Escondido, CA  

             HOMING IN, AN EXHIBITION OF 50 SAN DIEGO ARTISTS, Quint Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA

2007    FOUR SAN DIEGO SCULPTORS, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA

2003    3rd ANNAL INVITATIONAL DRAWING SHOW, Earl & Birdie Taylor Library, San Diego, CA

2001    SCUPLPTURE NEGOTIATIONG THE WALL, FLux Gallery, San Diego, CA

1999    A SURVEY OF MINIMALISM, Soma Gallery, La Jolla, CA

1997    PRESENCE, University Art Gallery, University of California, La Jolla, CA

1996    CONVERGING LINES, SOMA Gallery, San Diego, CA

1995    SENSES OF REALITY, SOMA Gallery, San Diego, CA

            CALIFORNIA IN THREE DIMENSIONS, California Center for the Arts Museum, Escodido, CA

1994    ANNIVERSARY EXHIBITION, SOMA Gallery, San Diego, CA

1993    GROUP SHOW, SOMA Gallery, San Diego, CA

1991    THREE DIMENSIONS, Mandeville Gallery, University of California, La Jolla, CA

1987    BLACKLINES, Invitational, Gwydion Gallery, La Jolla, CA

           MEDIA PERIMETERS, Mesa College Art Gallery, San Diego, CA

1986    ARTISTS BY THEMSELVES, Invitational, Sushi Performance Gallery, San Diego, CA

           ART FURNITURE, Invitational, Installation Gallery, San Diego, CA

           ALUMNI SHOW 25 YEARS, Southwestern College, Chula Vista, CA

1985    MORE IS MORE, Athenaeum Music & Arts Library, La Jolla, CA

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2018    Pincus, Robert L. "Trio", Athenaeum Music & Arts Library Catalog

2016    Combs, Seth. "On The Seen", San Diego CityBeat, April 19

2016   Pincus, Robert L., "Tom Driscoll and the Art of Metamorphosis", Oceanside Museum of Art Catalog - A Dual Retrospective

2015    Pincus, Robert L. "Tom Driscoll: Hidden In Plain Sight", ArtBound KCET, April 28

2015    Combs, Seth. "Tom Driscoll Is A Cone Head", San Diego CityBeat, March 17

2013    Morlan, Kinsee. "San Diego Art That Made An Impact", San Diego CityBeat, December 31

2011    Freitas, Kevin. Drawing Expanse, blogcritics.org/culture, July 15, 2011

2010    Pincus, Robert L. “A boisterous exhibit shines spotlight on S.D.,” San Diego UnionTribune, June 13, 2010, Arts, pg. 1

2007    Pincus, Robert L. “The Three-Dimensional Approach,” San Diego Union-Tribune, June 7, Night & Day, pg. 27.

2006    Pincus, Robert L. “Echoes from the Past,” San Diego Union-Tribune, February 16, 2006,

1997    Pincus, Robert L. "Witty inventiveness spawn a 'Presence' of mind," The Union Tribune, July 10, Night & Day, pg. 15

1992    Ollman, Leah. "At the Galleries," Los Angeles Times, June 10.

           Pincus, Robert L. "Driscoll's show defies odds with subtle, quite beautiful sculptures," San Diego Union-Tribune, May 21st.

1991    Pincus, Robert L. "Objects of wit, metaphor," San Diego Union-Tribune, May 21.

           Jarmusch, Ann. San Diego Union-Tribune, May 21st.

           Ollman, Leah. "At the Galleries: Sculpture That Touches Spirit," Los Angeles Times, May 22.

           Lister, Priscilla. "Mandeville Gallery Showcases Emerging S.D. Sculptors," San Diego Daily Transcript, May 17.

1987    Ollman, Leah. "At the Galleries," Los Angeles Times, October 30, pg. B25.

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1986    McDonald, Robert. "At the Galleries," Los Angeles Times, November 14, pg. J12.

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