Ferus Gallery (Los Angeles, Calif.)
type Dealer/Gallery
dates 1957-1966
city Los Angeles
stateCA
gender n/a
history The Ferus Gallery was a Los Angeles Art Gallery which was established by an artist, Edward Kienholz, poet, Bob Alexander (1923–1987), and curator, Walter Hopps.

Kienholz left in 1958 and was replaced by Irving Blum. Hopps and Blum held classes in the gallery for novice art collectors.

Hopps left the gallery in 1963 to pursue curatorial ambitions at the Pasadena Art Museum and Ferus Gallery closed in 1966.


decades1960-1970
updated 02/07/2020 18:21:48
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see alsoKienholz, Edward, 1927-1994
Hopps, Walter
Blum, Irving, 1930-