Albuquerque Landing, 2013
DayGlo® paint
Installation view:
Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, New York, 2013
Photo: Elisabeth Bernstein
Wishing Well Wishes Well, 2013
Plastic bottles with screw tops, food dye, distilled water
Installation view:
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA, 2013
Photo: Stewart Clements
The Nothing Before Something, 2013
Telephone pole and paint
Installation view:
deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA, 2013
Photo: Stewart Clements
Carl Sagan, Carl Sagan (Destination 1), 2012
DayGlo® paint, existing steel framework
Installation view:
Tony Feher: Extraordinary Ordinary
Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas, 2012
Photo: James Porter
Carl Sagan, Carl Sagan (Destination 2), 2012
DayGlo® paint, water-filled drinking bottles, and twine
Installation view:
Tony Feher: Extraordinary Ordinary
Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, Kansas, 2012
Photo: James Porter
Super Special Happy Place, 2003–2011
Landscape design
Public art commission for US Courthouse, Rockford, Illinois
Photo: Nels Akerlund
Installation view:
Me gusta el plastic
Museo de los pintores oaxaqueños (MUPO), Oaxaca, Mexico, 2011
Installation view:
Tony Feher: Dr. Hawking
Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, Texas, 2010-11
Photo: Michael Moran
A Little Bird Told Me, 2007
Plastic beverage bottles with screw caps, water, liquid watercolor, mason twine
Installation view:
Everyday Eden
Public Art Fund, MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, New York, 2007 – 2008
Photo: Seong Kwon
Courtesy of Public Art Fund
A Little Bird Told Me, 2007
Plastic beverage bottles with screw caps, water, liquid watercolor, mason twine
Installation view:
Everyday Eden
Public Art Fund, MetroTech Center, Brooklyn, New York, 2007 – 2008
Photo: Seong Kwon
Courtesy of Public Art Fund
Installation view:
A Single Act of Carelessness Will Result in the Eternal Loss of Beauty
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2007
Installation view:
A Single Act of Carelessness Will Result in the Eternal Loss of Beauty
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana, 2007
Installation view:
Like Color in Pictures
Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado, 2007
Installation view:
Like Color in Pictures
Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado, 2007
Installation view:
New American Landscape Painting
Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas, 2005-06
Installation view:
New American Landscape Painting
Chinati Foundation, Marfa, Texas, 2005-06
Tony Feher
1956-2016
Biography
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Tony Feher was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico in 1956, and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas, with early stops in Florida and Virginia. He received a BA from The University of Texas, and resided in New York City. Feher’s work can be found in important international public collections including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, and The Art Institute of Chicago, Illinois.

An in-depth retrospective organized by Claudia Schmuckli, premiered at the Des Moines Art Center in 2012. The exhibition traveled to the Blaffer Art Museum at the University of Houston; the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln, MA; the Bronx Museum of the Arts; and Akron Art Museum. A fully illustrated monograph published by Gregory R. Miller & Co. was published to accompany the survey.
Exhibitions
Tony Feher
It Didn't Turn Out the Way I Expected
November 17 - December 23, 2016
Kay Rosen, Tony Feher
March 17 - April 23, 2016
Babette Mangolte & Trisha Brown, Bill Jenkins, Charles Harlan, Diane Simpson, Haim Steinbach, Kay Rosen, Matt Keegan, Tony Feher, Virgina Overton
Over & Under
June 4 - August 7, 2015
Tony Feher
Encore
November 22, 2013 - January 18, 2014
Arlene Shechet, Arturo Herrera, Kay Rosen, Tony Feher
Group Exhibition
January 31 - March 2, 2013
Selected Press
Tony Feher
New York Times
October 18, 2013
Ken Johnson reviews of "Tony Feher" at the Bronx Museum of the Arts
Tony Feher
Artforum
September 2013
Gregory Williams reviews "Tony Feher" at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Tony Feher
Boston Globe
May 25, 2013
Sebastian Smee reviews "Tony Feher" at the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
Tony Feher
BOMB
Winter 2013
Saul Ostrow interviews Tony Feher
Tony Feher
Artforum
February 2010
Alexander Scrimgeour reviews "Tony Feher" at D'Amelio Terras
Tony Feher
Sculpture
December 2008
Stephanie Buhmann reviews "Tony Feher" at Pace Wildenstein
Tony Feher
Art in America
September 2008
Matthew Guy Nichols reviews "Tony Feher" at D'Amelio Terras and Pace Wildenstein
Tony Feher
Chinati Foundation Newsletter
Vol. 11, 2006
Russell Ferguson writes about Tony Feher's exhibition at the Chinati Foundation
Tony Feher
Art in America
April 2002
Joe Fyfe reviews "Tony Feher" at D'Amelio Terras
Tony Feher
Freize
January 2001
Charles LaBelle writes on Tony Feher
Tony Feher
Artforum
Summer 2000
Review of "Tony Feher" at ACME
Tony Feher
New York Times
May 23, 1997
Robert Smith reviews "Tony Feher" at D'Amelio
Publications
Tony Feher
Tony Feher
2012
Texts by Claudia Schmuckli, Russell Ferguson Hardcover, 264 pages Published by Gregory R. Miller & Co./Blaffer Art Museum ISBN: 978-0982681336 $60.00   Available at Amazon.com
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Tony Feher
1956-2016


We remember the life of Tony Feher who passed away on Friday, June 24th after a battle with cancer.   Tony Feher defined a unique place in contemporary art by creating elegant and poetic sculptures and installations using familiar, everyday objects. read more