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Harry Howard Gordon                                                                         Cell:  (732)236-9888

17 Old River Road                                                                            Office:  (609)397-8407

Lambertville, NJ  08530                                                           gordonsculpture@gmail.com

                                                                                                    www.gordonsculpture.com

 

EDUCATION:

 

Master of Fine Art, Sculpture - May, 1987

     Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey

 

Bachelor of Fine Art, Sculpture - May, 1983

Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York

 

 

                                               EMPLOYMENT:

 

Owner, Harry Gordon Studios, LLC, Sculpture Handling, Moving and Installations,

      November, 1997 - Present

 

Professor, Metalwork and Foundry, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

      September – December, 1999

 

Professor, Sculpture I, II and 3D Design, Raritan Valley Community College,

      Branchburg, New Jersey.  September, 1998 – May, 1999

 

Professor and Metal Shop Technician, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York

      January, 1998 – January, 1999

 

Teaching Assistant, Sculpture I, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey.

      September, 1986 - May, 1987.

 

Department Head of Sculpture Installations, Johnson Atelier Technical Institute of

      Sculpture, Mercerville, New Jersey.  August, 1984 – January, 1998.

 

Department Head of Maintenance, Johnson Atelier Technical Institute of Sculpture,

      Mercerville, New Jersey.  November, 1983 - August, 1984.

 

 

                                   RELATED EXPERIENCE:

 

Curator of private sculpture collection in Greenwich, CT, January, 1999 - Ongoing

 

Assistant Curator of Clinton Hill Sculpture Park, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY.

      Fall 1998 - Ongoing

Curator of Sculpture Garden at Nexus Properties, Trenton Train Station Plaza,

      Trenton, NJ, Spring 1996 - Ongoing

 

                                            COMMISSIONS:

 

2007         "Crossing", Black granite, Norristown SEPTA Center, Norristown, PA

2005         “Duchess”, White and black oak, Kean University, Union, NJ

2004         “Tori Gate”, Granite, 12’x10’x6’, Casey Middle School, Mt. Vernon, IL

2000         "Thor’s Hammer”, Granite, 10’x10’x4’, Private collection

1996         “Ghat”, Marble, 12’x11’x7’, Public Art Trust, Mercerville, NJ

1995         “Algonquian”, Granite, 5’x5’x5’, State Museum of PA, Harrisburg, PA

1995         “Untitled”, Granite, 2 sculptures, each 12’x14’x8’, Lehigh Valley Hospital,

                        Allentown, PA

1990         “Westchester”, White oak, 10’x6’x6’, Westchester University, Westchester, PA

1990         “Balance”, Red oak, 16’x8’x6’, City of Allentown, Allentown, PA

 

 

                                            EXHIBITIONS:

 

2014         "Naked in New Hope", Sidetracks Gallery, New Hope, PA, September - October

 

                 "Art NJ: A Sculpture Invitational, Wheaton Arts, Millville, NJ, September

 

2013         "Lanes End Farm", East Stroudsburg, PA, June - Ongoing

 

2012         "Outdoor Sculpture", Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA, September - ongoing

 

2011         "ArtPrize", Grand Rapids Art Museum, Grand Rapids, MI, October

 

                 "Navy Pier Walk Show", Chicago, IL, May - October

 

2010         “New Additions Outdoors”, Grounds For Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ, May – Ongoing

 

                 “Highwater Sculpture Invitational”, Noyes Museum of Art, Oceanville, NJ,

                  June, 2010 – June, 2012

 

2009         "It's All About Art", New Hope Arts Center, New Hope, PA,  January –

                 February, 2009

 

2008         Outdoor Exhibition, Arts Council of Princeton, Princeton, NJ, December,

                 2008 – September, 2009

 

                 "Stone Sculpture in New Jersey", Kean University, Union, NJ, August 2008 –

                 July, 2009

 

                 "Sculptors Choose Sculptors", John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY, June – July, 2008

 

                 "Counter/Balance", Gerald Peters Gallery, New York, NY, June – July, 2008

 

                 "Village Green Exhibit", Cashiers, NC, June – November, 2008

 

 

2007         Delaware & Raritan Greenway, Princeton, NJ, May, 2007 - Present

 

                 "2007 New Jersey Arts Annual", Noyes Museum of Art, Oceanville, NJ,

                 April – July, 2007

 

2006         "Western Michigan University Sculpture Tour 2006", Western Michigan University, 

                 Kalamazoo, MI, November, 2006 – November, 2007

 

    "City of Columbus, IN:  Sculpture Invitational 2006", Columbus, IN, September,

                 2006 – September, 2007

 

                "2006-2008 Outdoor Sculpture Biennial", Adelphi University, Garden City, NY             

 

                 “Riverfront Renaissance:  Sculpture Invitational, 2006”, Riverfront Arts Center,

                 Millville, NJ, June - July

 

2005         “Winter Solstice IV”, Westchester Arts Council, Grand Banking Room at the

                 Arts Exchange, White Plains, NY,  December, 2005  – January, 2006

                        

                  “Focus Sculpture”, Princeton Day School, Princeton, NJ, October 2005 – June, 2006

 

                  “4th Annual Buckingham Valley Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit”, Buckingham   

                 Winery, Buckingham, PA, June - August    

                                              

                  “The Sculpture Mile”, Hollycroft Foundation,  Madison, CT, 2005

 

2004         “Sculpture in the Park”, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY,                

                 October, 2004 – April, 2005

                                               

                 "Gallery in the Garden 6”, Hawk Mountain, PA, September

 

                  “Sticks and Stones:  The Making of a Sculpture Garden”, Devault, PA, June

 

                 2nd Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show, New Hope, PA, April, 2004 - April, 2005

 

2003         “The Eureka Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit”, Eureka, IL, May 2003 -  May, 2004

 

                  “Inside/Outside/On the Wall”, Hebrew Home for the Aged, Riverdale,

                  NY, June 19 – August 31, 2003

 

                  “NC Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition”, Greensboro, NC, June 2003 – April, 2004

 

                  “Sculpture,  Indoors and Out”, New Hope, PA, June 2003 – April, 2004               

      Artsbridge Juried Show, Prallsville Mill, Stockton, NJ, April

 

                  Madison Mile Sculpture Show, Madison, CT, April - November

 

2002         “Outdoor Sculpture Installation”, James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA,           July 27-October 27

 

                 Artsbridge Gallery September Group Show, Lambertville, NJ

 

                 “Family Sculpture”, Café des Beauxarts, Frenchtown, NJ, August 15 –

                 September 15

 

                 “Pier Walk ‘02”, Chicago, IL, Summer

                                                           

                  “Convergence XV”, Providence, RI, Summer            

 

2001         “Pier Walk ‘01”, Chicago, IL, Summer

 

                  “Convergence XIV”, Providence, RI, Summer

 

                 “Off the Wall: Sculpture by Artists affiliated with Rutgers University”,

                 Gallery at Bristol-Myers Squibb, Princeton, NJ, April – September

 

                 Artsbridge Gallery April Group Show, Prallsville Mills, Stockton, NJ

 

                 Artsbridge Gallery March Group Show, Prallsville Mills, Stockton, NJ

                                               

2000         “Many Faces, One Family”, Mt. Holly, NJ, December – January, 2001

 

                 “Sculpture 2000”, New London, CT, October – Summer, 2001

 

                 “Ivoryton Mile”, Ivoryton, CT, Summer/Fall

 

                 Outdoor Sculpture at Woodmere Museum, Chestnut Hill, PA,

                 December, 2000 – December, 2001

            

                 “Sculpture NOW”, Stockbridge, MA, Summer

                                   

                 “Convergence XIII”, Providence, RI, Summer

 

                 “The Artists of Hunterdon County”, Hunterdon Museum of Art,

                 Clinton, NJ, June - July

 

1999         “Pier Walk ‘99”, Chicago, IL, Summer

 

                 “Convergence XII”, Providence, RI, Summer

 

                 Outdoor Sculpture at Chapin School, Princeton, NJ, Ongoing.

                         Solo show

                

 

 

 

1998         “Sculpture on the Prairie, 1999”, Celia and Willet Wandell Sculpture

                 Garden, Urbana, IL, October, 1998 – October, 2000

                                               

                 “Works in Wood, 1998”, Contemporary Arts Corridor, Lambertville,

                 NJ, August 29 – September 6         

 

                 “Convergence XI”, Providence, RI, Summer

                   

                 “Pier Walk ‘98”, Chicago, IL, Summer

              

                 Group Exhibition, Sculpture Court Gallery, Southhampton, NY, Summer

                                                           

                 Art in the Embassies Program, U.S. Embassy, Vienna, Austria

                 January, 1998 – January, 2001

 

                  “Pier Walk ’98”,  Maquette Exhibit,  Chicago, IL, January

 

1997         ART/OMI  Outdoor Sculpture, Ghent, NY, July - Present

 

                 Group Exhibition, DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, 

                   Lincoln, MA, October - Present

 

                 "SUNY Plattsburgh Sculpture Terrace", Plattsburgh, NY,

                   October - Present

                                                              

                 Group Exhibition, Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park & Museum,

                    Hamilton, OH, October - Present

                       

                

                                                GRANTS:

 

1992         The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc.

1989         The Herk Van Tongeren Memorial Sculpture Fund

 

                       

RESIDENCY:

 

2005         Week long woodworking workshop given at University of Alberta,

                 Edmonton, Canada, March 2005

 

COLLECTIONS:

 

Pennsylvania State University, Palmer Museum of Art, State College, PA

SEPTA Norristown Transportation Center, Norristown, PA

Kean University, Union, NJ

Lincolnwood Sculpture Park, Lincolnwood, IL

Bugsy & Joan Baer, Madison, CT

Michael & Elisabeth Kalogris, Valley Forge, PA

Chapin School, Princeton, NJ

Tower Park Corporation, Newport News, VA

Mr. & Mrs. Douglas Schwalbe, New York, NY

Hall Financial Group, Dallas, TX

The Grove School, Manchester, CT

Mr. & Mrs. Robert Goergen, Greenwich, CT

Ms. G. Finkel Freedman, Delray Beach, FL

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park, Hamilton, OH

Nexus Properties, Trenton, NJ

Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ

The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA

Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA

Mitchell Museum, Mt. Vernon, IL

Mr. Matthew Strauss, Rancho Santa Fe, CA

Runnymede Sculpture Farm, San Francisco, CA

Cheyney University Permanent Collection, Cheyney, PA

James A. Michener Art Center Sculpture Garden, Doylestown, PA

Westchester University Permanent Collection, Westchester, PA

City of Allentown, PA Permanent Collection

Public Art Trust Permanent Collection, Fort Pierce, FL

Ursinus College Permanent Collection, Collegeville, PA

Edinburgh University Permanent Collection, Edinburgh, PA

Lehigh University Permanent Collection, Bethlehem, PA