Brown & Campbell Collection

William Addison Campbell, Jr.: Chronological Exhibition History
from the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

(compiled February 2007 by Barbara Rominski, Head Librarian)

(Note: prior to 1976, the SFMOMA was known as the San Francisco Museum of Art (SFMA))
(Note: SFMOMA moved into its current location on Third Street in 1995, prior to 1995 it was located on Van Ness Avenue in the War Memorial Building)
(Note: exhibition history is likely to be incomplete give the current unprocessed state of the SFMOMA Archives)
(Note: E as H = Exhibition as Hung (archival exhibition files; files held by Research Library and Archives date from 1935 - 1985 only))
[Citation format for exhibitions: (Item description), Unprocessed material, Exhibitions History Collection, (Folder name - includes exhibition title and date), San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Research Library.]

1943

Title: William Campbell
Date: May 11, 1943 - May 30, 1943

Item: 23 items:

Lichen & Environment, nd, watercolor and ink
Hertrudius (sic), nd, watercolor and ink
"We, two, enter Paradise", nd, watercolor and ink
"My heart on a slender balance", nd, watercolor and ink
Neoplasm, nd, dry brush
Lingula, nd, tempera
Holy Stone, nd, pen and ink
Faetus, nd, oil
Febrile, nd, dry brush
Mollusk, nd, oil
Independence Day, nd, oil
India, nd, scratch board
Seance, nd, scratch board
Andante non tanto, nd, oil
Pity, nd, dry brush
Morning, Noon and Night, nd, dry brush
Classic, nd, pen, brayer, ink
In the Sun, nd, oil and pencil
Invasion, nd, watercolor
Rattlesnake Attack, nd, watercolor and pencil
Clown, nd, pen and ink
A Dead Rat, nd, pen and ink
Lady and the Wolf, nd, dry brush
Tour: San Francisco Museum of Art
Note: No known publication
Documents in E as H file: check-list, correspondence

1942

Title: Works by William Campbell (San Francisco Art Association Gallery)
Date: February 9, 1942 - February 22, 1942

Item: # item: (unknown)

Title, date, media
Tour: San Francisco Museum of Art
Note: No known publication
Documents in E as H file: no file

1941

Title: 61st Annual Exhibition: Oil, Tempera on Panel, and Sculpture
Date: September 11, 1941 - October 5, 1941

Item: 2 items:

B. M. Irwin, nd, oil
Sutte & Filmore Streets (sic), nd, oil (more likely the title is Sutter & Fillmore Streets, 2 streets in SF that intersect)
Tour: San Francisco Museum of Art in coordination with the San Francisco Art Association
Note: Catalog, item not illustrated
Documents in E as H file: entry form, correspondence, registrar docs, catalog

Title: 5th Annual Watercolor Exhibition, San Francisco Art Association
Date: March 26, 1941 - April 20, 1941

Item: 1 item:

Youth, nd, watercolor and wax
Tour: San Francisco Museum of Art in coordination with the San Francisco Art Association
Note: Catalog, item not illustrated
Documents in E as H file: catalog, correspondence, catalog copy, registrar docs

1940

Title: One-Man Show: William Campbell
Date: February 12, 1940 - February 25, 1940

Item: 20 items:

Protection, nd, oil on canvas
Hay Barges, nd, oil on paper
December '37, nd, oil on canvas
Thwarted Effort, nd, oil on canvas
Hamlet, nd, oil on canvas
Nic, nd, oil on canvas
Jungle Swing, nd, oil on canvas
Light, nd, oil on canvas
So Help Me, nd, oil on canvas
To School, nd, oil on canvas
China Lillies (sic), nd, oil on canvas
In Tow, nd, oil on paper
Pfeiffer Street, nd, oil on paper
Deep, nd, oil on canvas
Red Sweater, nd, oil on canvas
Diana, nd, oil on canvas
Rest, nd, oil on canvas
Up and Up, nd, oil on canvas
Fruit and Twine, nd, oil on canvas
Old Man, nd, oil on canvas
Tour: San Francisco Museum of Art in coordination with the San Francisco Art Association
Note: No known publication
Documents in E as H file: registrar docs

1939

Title: 3rd Annual Watercolor Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association
Date: January 24, 1939 - February 28, 1939

Item: 2 items:

Composition No. A1, nd, watercolor
Composition No. A2, nd, watercolor
Tour: San Francisco Museum of Art in coordination with the San Francisco Art Association
Toured by the Western Association of Art Museum Directors:
-- Suggested tour venues based upon correspondence in file --
State Normal School, Fredonia, New York
Mass. State College, Amherst, Massachusetts
The Art Barn, Salt Lake City, Utah
Crocker Art Gallery, Sacramento, California
Springfield Art Association, Springfield, Illinois
University of Wisconsin at Madison,
Texas Technological College at Lubbock
Note: Catalog, items not illustrated
Documents in E as H file: invitation, catalog, correspondence, registrar docs, poster

1937

Title: 57th Annual Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association
Date: March 26, 1937 - May 2, 1937

Item: 1 item:

My Son is Pure, nd, oil
Tour: San Francisco Museum of Art in coordination with the San Francisco Art Association
Note: Catalog, no illustrations
Documents in E as H file: catalog, invitation, registrar docs, correspondence

1936

Title: San Francisco Art Association Watercolor and Tempera on Paper Exhibition
Date: November 5, 1936 - December 7, 1936

Item: 1 item:

Convention's Children, nd, watercolor
Tour: San Francisco Museum of Art in coordination with the San Francisco Art
Association
Note: Catalog, no illustrations
Documents in E as H file: catalog, correspondence, entry form, catalog copy, press release

1935

Title: Midwinter Exhibition of Work by Students of the California School of Fine Arts
Date: December 18, 1935 - January 12, 1936

Item: 4 items:

Nude, nd, charcoal and tempera
Resting, nd, oil
Houses, nd, oil
Hattie Hodge, nd, oil
Tour: San Francisco Museum of Art
Note: No known publication
Documents in E as H file: registrar doc