1923 Born in Los Angeles

1941 - 1943 Studied at the University of Southern California

1947 - 1949 Studied at University of California in Los Angeles

1947 - 1959 Composes film music for Columbia Pictures Corporation, Hollywood, California

1950 - 1953 Studied Painting at the Art Center School of Los Angeles, California

1958 - 2006 Devotes himself to painting and exhibits annually at the following:

SELECTIVE LIST OF SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1957 Esther Robles Gallery, Los Angeles

1959 Esther Robles Gallery, Los Angeles

1960 Esther Robles Gallery, Los Angeles

1963 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles

1965 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles

1967 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles

1969 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles

1972 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles

1974 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles

1976 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles

1978 Hammer Gallery, New York

1980 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles

1981 Coe Kerr Gallery, New York

1983 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles

1984 Coe Kerr, Gallery New York

1985 Didier Imbert Fine Art – Paris, France

1990 Summer Exhibit, Marcelle Fine Art, Southampton, New York

SOLO EXHIBITIONS IN PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS

1959  California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, California

1960  Pasadena Museum of Art, Pasadena, California

1978  San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, California

1976 Palm Springs Museum, Palm Springs, California

1982  Peintures : Monte Carlo, Hotel de Paris, held under the patronage of her Serene Highness, Princess Caroline of Monaco

1983 Shirl Goedike au Palais de l’Elysee, Palais de l’Elysee, Paris, held under the patronage of the French President Mr. François Mitterrand

 

1985 El Paso Museum of Art, Texas

1985 Musee Frederic Masson, Paris

1985 Jordan National Gallery, Aman, Jordan

1989 The Paintings of Texas and the Far West, El Paso Museum of Art, Texas

1994 Chateau Suffren, Saint Tropez, France (Shirl Goedike de Saint-Tropez a Venise)

GROUP EXHIBITIONS IN PUBLIC INSTITUTIONS

1959-1960 Whitney Museum of American Art, Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American painting

1961 University of Illinois, Contemporary American Painting and Sculpture,  (Krannert Art Museum)

1955 - 1960 Los Angeles County Museum

1958 Nebraska Art Association, 68th Annual Exhibition

1958 Denver Art Museum

1963 Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 19th Century Artists West of the Mississippi, The Realistic Image

1959 Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C., 26th Biennial

PUBLIC EXHIBITIONS

Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California

Geske Collection : University of Nebraska, Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery

Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio Columbia

CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Columbia Broadcasting Systems

Coca-Cola Company

MASCO Corporation, Detroit, Michigan

Vulcan Materials Corporation, Birmingham, Alabama

Colombe d’Or, St. Paul de Vence, France

PUBLIC INSTITUTION COLLECTIONS

California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, California,

San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, California

Birmingham Museum of Art, Birmingham Alabama

El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, Texas

Collections des Musees Nationaux, Paris, France

Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, California

Pasadena Museum

Los Angeles County Museum of Art