Curriculum Vitae


Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, University of New York at Plattsburgh, 2003

M.F.A. Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York, 1987

B.A. with Honors, Canterbury College of Art, Canterbury, England, 1983

Foundations, Leeds College of Art, Leeds, England, 1979


Exhibitions, One Person

2018    John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

2016    John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

2013    De Cordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Boston, Mass.

2011    John Davis Gallery Hudson, NY

2009    John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

2007    John Davis Gallery, Hudson NY

Brill Gallery, North Adams, Mass

2006    Reeves Contemporary, New York City, NY

2005    C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD

2004    John Davis Gallery, New York City, NY

2003    TSL Gallery, Hudson, New York

2001    Clarke Fine Art Southampton, New York

Maiden Lane Exhibition Space, New York City, New Yor

Woods Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

John Davis Gallery, Hudson New York

2000    C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

1999    Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum, Hamilton, Ohio

1998    C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, N.C

1997    The Sculpture Court; South Hampton, Long Island, N.Y.

1996    C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

1995    Usdan Gallery; Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont

1994    Myers Gallery; State University of New York, Plattsburgh, New York

1993    David Beitzel Gallery; New York City

1992    Kathleen Laverty Gallery, Edmonton, Canada


Exhibitions, Group

2019     Design week AutoDesk Milan

Ping Yao museum, China,

2018    The Stone Theatre, Verona. Italy

“On Form,” Oxford, UK

Villa Bertellini, Forte Dei Marmi, Italy

2017    “Mesh Up,” Oldham Gallery, Oldham UK

“Metamorphic Resonance ex Marmi,” Peitraasanta, Italy

Cass Foundation, Goodwood UK

2016    “Hard Copy,” Lombardi, Pietrasanta, Italy

“Mesh Up,” Manchester University Gallery, Manchester, UK

Peninsula Exhibition Space, Beijing, China

“Digital Here and Now,” Bennington Museum, VT

The Sculptor’s Eye, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, Mass

Space 50, Shanghai, China

2015    Villa Strozzi, Florence, Italy

MCAD Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2014    Museum of Contemporary Art, Beijing China

Museum of Architecture and Sculpture, Peitrasanta, italy

National Museum of Archeology, Florence. Italy

Greenwood Gardens, NJ

2013    Dingli Gallery, Fujian, China

John Davis Gallery, Hudson NY

Rolls Royce Head Quarters London UK

2012    Morrison Gallery, Kent, CT

2011    1st Datong International Biennial, curated by Dr. Peng Feng

Danese Gallery NYC

Sculpture on Governor’s Island, NYC, New York

Tomorrow Gallery, Beijing, China

New Sculpture at Cass Sculpture Foundation UK

2010    McNay Museum San Antonio, TX

Sculpture Invitational, Governors Island. NYC

Tomorrow Gallery, Beijing China

2009    New Drawings Governors Island, NYC Curated by Rachel Leibowitz

Grimaldis Gallery Baltimore MD

Jinse Gallery Chongqing China

2008    Today Museum, Beijing, China

Duolin Museum Shanghai, China

Belgravia square, London, England

McNay Museum San Antonio TX

Grimaldis Gallery Baltimore MD

2007    Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton NJ

Brattleboro Museum, Brattleboro, VT

2006    University of Western Michigan, MI

City of Clayton, Clayton Arts council, Missouri

Spheris Gallery, Barrows Falls VT

John Davis Gallery, Hudson NY

2005    Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD

Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

2004    John Davis Gallery, New York City, NY

Rockland Center for the Arts, Rockland, NY

Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD

2003    Easton Academy, Easton, Maryland

Sculpture Project Bristol Meyers squib Hopewell campus, NJ

Concepts Gallery, London, England

2002    21st Century British Sculpture. Peggy Guggenheim Museum, Venice, Italy

Denver City Art Museum, Denver, Colorado

Omi Sculpture Park, Omi, New York

2001    ISC Collection, Woods Street Gallery Chicago Illinois

Pier Walk 2001, Navy Pier Chicago Illinois

Elmhurst Museum of Art, Elmhurst. Illinois

”Drawings and models” Derby City museum and Gallery, Derby, UK

  • “Drawing and models” Kunsthalle, Manheim, Germany

”PierWalk” Chicago Navy Pier, Chicago Illinois

1999    Plattsburgh State University Museum, Plattsburgh New York

Drawings and Models Exhibition at Noorbrandants Museum, Hertogenbosch,        Holland

“Working in the Third Dimension” Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, Tennessee.

1998    98/2008 Sculpture at Goodwood, England

1997    “International Stone Exhibition,” Hualien County Cultural Center; Taiwan

1996    “6 Sculptors”, C.Grimaldis Gallery; Baltimore, Maryland

Socrates Sculpture Park, 10th Anniversary; Long Island City, New York

1995    “Sculptors” Gallery One Ten Green Street, New York City

Exhibition; Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey

  1. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland




2017    Honorary Citizenship, Minucciano, Italy

2003    Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, University of New York at Plattsburgh

2001    FSP/ Jerome Foundation Fellowship, Minnesota

1993    Pollock Krasner Foundation; New York City, New York


Collections, Public


US Embassy, Oslo, Norway

City of San Antonio, Texas

National Museum of China, Beijing, China

Mac Nay Museum, San Antonio, Texas

Fidelity international London UK

  1. S.C. Collection II. Washington D.C.

Datong museum of sculpture, Datong China

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum, Hamilton, Ohio

Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey

Evening Star Building, Washington, D.C.

Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, Tennessee

Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont

Krasl Art Center, Saint Joseph, Michigan

State University of  New York, Plattsburgh, New York

University of Staten Island, Staten Island, New York

Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York

Academy Art Museum, Easton, Maryland

Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, New York

Schweinfurth Museum, Auburn, New York

Schine Center, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York

Minnesota Public Art St Paul Minnesota

Museum of Outdoors, Englewood, Colorado

Omi Sculpture park Ghent, NY

New York Universities, New York

Philip & Muriel Berman Museum, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA

Lehigh Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania

Mendel Public Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada

Bristol Myers Squibb, Princeton, NJ




2018    Reflections on Dan Graham’s Rock My Religion, CAFA Beijing, China

2017    ‘The Artist Boss,’ Essay, Wunderkammer Press.

2014    Anthony Caro, ‘Red Splash,’ Phiadon Press.

“Looking for the Wreck: The work of John Umphlett,” Sculpture Magazine

2013    “Edge is Important: In Dialogue with Anthony Caro,” Sculpture Magazine


Selected Bibliography

2018    On Form, London Times magazine June 2018

2017    Metamorphic Resonance, Exhibition Catalog, Pietrasanta, Italy

2016    Hard Copy, Exhibition Catalog, Pietrasanta, Italy, July 2016

2015    Yale Radio, New Haven, CT, November

2014    Greenwood Gardens Exhibition Catalog, Karen Wilkin, September

2013    Dingli Museum Exhibition Catalog, Tang Yau, November

2012    Hudson Review, In the Galleries, Karen Wilkin, Fall

2010    Sculpture magazine, review of Governors Island, Karen Gover, October

2009    Baltimore Sun, Arts review of Grimaldis Gallery show, June

2008    Digital Stone Exhibition catalog essays, Donald Kuspsit, Robert Morgan

William Ganis, Tang Yao, Weng Jian Qing, October

The Culture show BBC television, March

2007    New York Times Arts review, Benjamin Genocchio, December 16

The Princeton Times Arts review, Janet Purcell, October 6

WAMC Public Radio, The Round Table, July 8th

2006    Baltimore Sun critics corner, Glen McNatt June

2005    Art in America review, Karen Wilkin, June

Modern British Sculpture Book by Guy Portelli, Shiffer press

Art News National Review Locks Gallery, PA, November

Goodwood Publications 1998 to 2005

2004    New York Sun review, David Cohen October

Sculpture Magazine, Interview with Eric Gelber, September

2003    Washington Post Museum review, Michael O’Sullivan, March, interview with Eric Gelber, November

2002    Thinking Big, Guggenheim Museum, Venice, Catalog

2001    Sculpture Magazine National Review, Alistar Noble, October

2000    Art News, “Jon Isherwood at the Grimaldis Gallery,” October

Sculpture Magazine, Sarah Tanguy

1999    Les Cahiers de la Sculpture Valerie Vivamlos, London and Paris,

          Sixty Minutes, Tim Marlow, Sculpture at Goodwood, July

“Jon Isherwood, Sculptor.” Channel 6 News. CBS. Albany, New York.

1998    Cincinnati Enquirer Cincinnati, Ohio. July

Sarah Tanguy, Exhibition Catalog, Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore,

Maryland, June

1997    Socrates Sculpture Park, 10th Anniversary, Exhibition Catalog, Long

Island City, New York




2018    Keynote Speaker, Tristate Sculptors’ Conference, Greensboro, NC

Villa Bertelli, Forte Dei Marmi, Italy

Chicago Arts Club, Chicago, IL

Central Academy of Fine Art, Beijing, China

China Academy of Art, Hangzhou, China

2017    William Patterson University, NJ

AutoDesk Maker Space, Boston, MA

Harvard University, Boston, MA

Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT

2016    DeCordova Museum, Boston, MA

Academy of Fine Art, Guilin, China

Space 50, Shanghai, China

2015    Villa Strozzi, Florence, Italy

2014    ISC Conference, New Orleans

2013    Architecture Department, Yale University, CT

2012    Bowling Green State University, Ohio

Studio School, NYC, New York

2011    New York Institute of Technology, NYC

2010    University of Maryland College Park, MD

2009    MICA, Baltimore, MD