Pierre Clerk

The images of Pierre Clerk’s graphic works directly relate to ideas he uses in his painting, tapestries and sculpture. Big, bold and commanding, these images, although associated with a North American point of view, have worldwide appeal.


Education: McGill University (Montreal), Loyola College Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Academy Julien (Paris),Academia di belle Arti (Florence, Italy) Scholarships and awards: Canadian Council Award, 1971, 1972;Tamarind Fel, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1972;United States Information Service Exhibition Grant, 1977: Municipal Art Society Grant, 1977; United States Department Travel Grant, 1977-78


Museum Collections include, and are not limited to: Museum of Modern Art, Whitney Museum of American Art, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, National Gallery of Art, National Gallery of Canada, Montreal Museum of Fine Arts, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Glasgow Art Museum, New Mexico University, Queens College, State University of New York.

Selected Private and Public Collections: include, AT & T Company, American Express, Atlantic-Richfield, Chase Manhattan Bank, Continental Bank, Continental Grain Company, Department of External Affairs (Canada), Gulf Oil Corporation, Gulf & Western Industries, IBM, John D. Rockefeller, III, Jos. E. Seagram & Sons, Inc., Manufacturers Hanover Trust, Maximillian Schell, Mobil Oil Corporation, New World Development Corporation, Us Steel Corp, and many others.

Additional Information:

Born: 1928
Birthplace: Atlanta, GA

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