Tony Feher (b. 1956, Albuquerque, New Mexico; d. 2016, New York City) was raised in Corpus Christi, Texas, with time spent in Florida and Virginia. He received a BA from the University of Texas at Austin, where he studied architecture.
Feher presented numerous solo exhibitions at galleries such as Sikkema Jenkins & Co., D’Amelio Terras, PACE, and Wooster Gardens in New York; Anthony Meier Fine Arts in San Francisco; Hiram Butler Gallery in Houston, Texas; Richard Telles Fine Art and ACME in Los Angeles; Baldwin Gallery in Aspen, Colorado; and Plymouth Rock in Zurich.
His work is held in institutional collections including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York; the Hessel Museum of Art at CCS Bard in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York; the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art; and the Art Institute of Chicago.
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, Texas; the deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum in Lincoln, Massachusetts; the Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York; and the Akron Art Museum, Ohio. A fully illustrated catalog was published by Gregory R. Miller & Co. to accompany the exhibition.
In 2022, Gregory R. Miller & Co. published the first monograph dedicated to Feher’s drawings, Tony Feher: Drawings, with texts by Josh Pazda and conversations with Nancy Brooks Brody, Joy Episalla, Zoe Leonard, and Carrie Yamaoka.