Deladier Almeida

EDUCATION

University of California, Davis.
Art Studio. June 1990.
Studied with Roy de Forest, David Hollowell,
Roland Petersen, Wayne Thiebaud.

Additional figurative instruction from:
Scott Burdick, Gregg Kreutz, David Lefell, Robert Liberace,
Geremy Lipking, Michael Shane Neal, Carl Samson,
Richard Schmid and Nelson Shanks.

EVENTS

2016

November 29 - December 4
CONTEXT Art Miami
Featured artist with the Caldwell Snyder Gallery


November 3 - December 5
Rural Abstraction
Solo exhibition at the Caldwell Snyder Gallery, in San Francisco.

January 28 - January 31
LA Art Show
Represented by Blue Rain Gallery. Los Angeles Convention Center.


2015

October 2 - October 31
Rural California Landscapes
Solo exhibition at the Caldwell Snyder Gallery, in St. Helena CA.
Opening reception October 3, from 4 to 6 pm.

July 3 - July 31
Southwest landscapes and Figures
Exhibition at the Blue Rain Gallery, in Sant Fe.
Opening reception July 3.

2014

October 1 - October 28
Aerial Abstractions
Solo exhibition at the Campton Gallery, in New York NY.
Opening reception Saturday, October 4, from 5 to 7 pm.

September 24 - October 15
New New Mexico landscapes and World Figures
Solo exhibition at the Blue Rain Gallery, in Sant Fe.
Opening reception September 26.

August 26 - September 27
Coverging Visions - Landscapes of Rural California
Exhibition at the Knowlton Gallery, in Lodi CA.
Opening reception September 6.

March 22 - April 27
Southwest Landscapes
Solo exhibition at the Blue Rain Gallery, in Scottsdale AZ.
Opening reception March 27.

2013

October 2 - October 28
The Calligraphy of Water - Landscapes of Rural California
Solo exhibition at the Caldwell Snyder Gallery, in St. Helena CA.
Opening reception October 4, from 6 to 8 pm.

July 19 - July 31
New New Mexico landscapes and World Figures
Solo exhibition at the Blue Rain Gallery, in Sant Fe NM.
Opening reception July 19.

May 4 - June 29
The Cultivated Landscape - A Tuscan Travelogue
Solo exhibition of Tuscan landscapes at the Knowlton Gallery, in Lodi CA.
Opening reception May 4.

April 13 - May 26
52nd International Art Show
Juried Exhibition at the San Diego Art Institute, in San Diego CA.
Opening reception April 13.

February 7 - February 28
Geometry of Gravity - Realigning the California Landscape
Solo exhibition at the Caldwell Snyder Gallery, in San Francisco.
Opening reception February 7, from 5 to 7 pm.

2012

May 30 - July 10
California Landscapes
Solo exhibition at the Caffe Museo. At the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.

June 9 - July 15
Artists For The New Century
Collective exhibition at the Bennington Center for the Arts, in Bennington VT

May17 - 20
San Francisco ArtFair at Fort Mason
Showing at the Christian Hohmann gallery.

March 15 - April 15
Picture Perfect
Solo exhibition of figure paintings at the Christian Hohmann Gallery, in Palm Desert CA.

March 5 - April 28
Hidden Symmetries
Solo exhibition of California landscapes at the Knowlton Gallery, in Lodi CA.

2011

October 14 - November 4
Colorado Landscapes
Solo exhibition at the Mirada Fine Art Gallery, in Denver CO.
Opening reception October 14, from 6 to 9 pm.

September 1 - September 25
The California Landscape and Plein Air Conference
The John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis CA.
Opening reception Saturday, September 4th, from 7 to 9 pm.

July 1 - July 16
New New Mexico landscapes and Grand Tour Figures
Solo exhibition at the Blue Rain Gallery, in Sant Fe NM.
Opening reception Friday, July 1st, from 5 to 7 pm.

May 20 - 22
San Francisco Fine Art Fair
Fort Mason Center, San Francisco CA

March 2 - April 16
The Art of Painting in the 21th Centuy
Conference and collective exhibition at the John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis CA.

Geometry of Occupation
February 4 - 27
Solo exhibition of California Landscapes at the Knowlton Gallery, in Lodi CA.
Fine Art Connoisseur article.
American Art Collector article.


2010

Opening November 4th, 6 to 8 p.m.
World Figures and California Landscapes
Solo exhibition at the Christian Hohmann Gallery, in Palm Desert CA.

September 28 - November 27
Man Made: Engineered Landscapes
Collective exhibition at the Knowlton Gallery, in Lodi CA.

May 21 - 23
San Francisco Fine Art Fair
Fort Mason Center, San Francisco CA

May 7 - 24
New Mexico landscapes
Solo exhibition at the Blue Rain Gallery, in Sant Fe NM.

April 26 - June 26
Interiors: Still Life & Interior Landscapes
Collective exhibition at the Knowlton Gallery, in Lodi CA.

March 30 - April 9
Ongoing figure study work in London and Paris.

March 24 - April 24
8th Annual California Landscape Exhibition
Solo exhibition at the John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis CA.

February 24 - March 20
The Art of Painting in the 21th Centuy
Conference and collective exhibition at the John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis CA.

January 20 - 24
Fine Art Dealers Association Los Angeles Art Show
Los Angeles CA

January and Februay
Winter Workshops.

2009

October 28 - November 28
New Paintings
Solo exhibition at the John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis CA.
Artist's Reception October 30, from 7pm to 10pm

October 30, 31
Figure painting workshop
Winters CA

August 25 - September 26
Waterways - Landscapes from the Sacramento Delta
Group exhibit at the Knowlton Gallery, in Lodi CA.

June 12, 13
Figure Study Workshop
Santa Fe School of Art, Santa Fe, NM.

May 15 - July 15
Paintings of the Delta
Solo exhibition at Senator Lois Wolk's Office,
California State Capitol, Room 4032.

March 4 - April 24
7th Annual California Landscape Exhibition
Sacramento and Napa Valley Landscapes
Solo exhibition at the John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis CA.

2008

June 21
Plein air painting demonstration at the Farm on Putah Creek, in Winters CA.

May 28 - July 3
Geometry of Occupation
Solo exhibition of landscape paintings at the John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis CA.

May 28 - July 3
6th Annual California Landscape Exhibition
at the John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis CA.

March 3
One week in North Carolina painting with Scott Burdick.

February 2 and 3
Alla Prima portrait painting workshop at the Pence Gallery, in Davis CA.

2007

July 21
Plein air painting demonstration at Bear Flag Farm, in Winters CA.

July 14
One day Figure Study workshop at the John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis CA.

2007 Sacramento Valley Landscape Conference
Solo show running concurrently with collective exhibition.
May 30 through August 11, 2007.

June 2007
Engaged to paint portrait of Brazilian Minister of Culture, the musician Gilberto Gil.

Figure Studies
Solo show in conjunction with the Annual Figuration
Exhibition held at the John Natsoulas Gallery, in Davis.
January 31 through February 24, 2007.

2006

New portraits
Solo exhibition at the John Natsoulas Center for the Arts.
Portraits of artists, art historians and patrons of the arts.
November 29 through December 30, 2006.

2006 Sacramento Valley Landscape Conference
Solo show running concurrently with collective exhibition.
June 28th through August 21st 2006.

Portrait of Mr. Morgan Flagg unveiled at the
De Young Museum, on the occasion of his 80th birthday.
March 11, 2006. San Francisco.

Portraits and Figures
Solo exhibition at the Dharma Studio.
Coconut Grove, Florida. January/March, 2006.

2005

Portrait of Gregory Kondos featured in the Kondos retrospective.
December, 2005, at the John Natsoulas Gallery.

Commissioned to paint two full size portraits of soccer legend Pele.
Destined for the collection of the Pele Museum
and for the private collection of Mr. Edson Arantes do Nascimento.
Santos, Brazil. November, 2005.

2005 Sacramento Valley Landscape Conference
Co-curated by John Natsoulas and Don Hagerty.
July 23rd through August 2005.

"What is Realism?" Collective exhibition of international
figurative painters at the Albemarle Gallery. London, UK.
Curated by Edward Lucie-Smith.
From July 14 through September 3, 2005.

Chosen to represent California's Fifth District in the
California Contemporary Art Collection exhibit.
On display 2005/2006 at the California State Capitol, in Sacramento.

Best of Show in the 2005 Crocker-Kingsley exhibition: California's Biennial.
The Crocker Art Museum. Sacramento, California.
Judged by Mel Ramos.

2004

Finalist in the Portraits' category of the 2004 Artist's Magazine competition.
As in 2003, works were selected from over 13,000 entries worldwide.
Winners featured in the December 2004 issue of the magazine.
Judged by Nelson Shanks.

2004 Sacramento Valley Landscape Conference
Co-curated by John Natsoulas and Don Hagerty.
July through August at the John Natsoulas Gallery.

2003

Third place winner in the Portraits' category of the Artist's Magazine juried
competition 2003. Works selected from over 13,000 entries worldwide.
Winners featured in the December 2003 issue of the magazine.
Judged by John Howard Sanden.

Special Mention with 2 paintings at the 2003 awards show
of the Southern California chapter of the American Society
of Portrait Artists. Laguna Hills, California.

Finalist at the 2003 awards show of the Northern California
chapter of the American Society of Portrait Artists.
Academy of Art College, San Francisco, California.

Finalist at the San Diego Art Institute's 46th International Awards
exhibition in 2003. Balboa Park, San Diego, California.

People's Choice Award winner at the 41st Annual Juried
Art Show of the Fairfield Visual Arts Association. 2003/2004.
Fairfield, California.

First place winner at the annual Society of Western Artists'
exhibition in 2003. Manchester Center, Fresno, California.