The Collection

  • The Renaldo Kuhler collection is represented by Ricco/Maresca Gallery at 529 W. 20th St., New York. Please direct all acquisition inquiries to Kylie Ryu (kylie@riccomaresca.com) and/or Alejandra Russi (arussi@riccomaresca.com). Frank Maresca, part-owner of the Ricco/Maresca Gallery, is one of the leading experts on and collectors of outsider art in the country.

The Collection includes:

  • Works on paper rendered in ink, pencil, colored pencil, acrylic, gouache, watercolor, and mixed media

  • Sketch books and diaries containing illustrations and original ornate calligraphy

  • Rocaterrania National Labor Service uniforms with hand-carved neckerchief slides and epaulets

  • Functional ornate smoking pipes contructed from scrap wood, twigs, laminated paper, and acrylic

  • Models, vials, containers and art objects hand carved and/or constructed from scrap wood and laminated paper

  • Functional violin constructed from scrap wood, hand carved and shaped, with laminated paper chin rest

  • Life-size mannequin modified with laminated paper, plaster, and paint into a three-dimensional model of 'Peekle Hannaford,' Renaldo’s favorite neutant

Brett Ingram is the proprietor and custodian of the collection, and director of the Renaldo Kuhler Archive. 

Renaldo Kuhler work featured at the 2019 New York Outsider Art Fair, represented by Ricco/Maresca Gallery (photos by Russell Scholl):