Varujan Boghosian  (American, 1926) 

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Varujan Boghosian, Untitled

 

Varujan Boghosian
Untitled
1978

Nancy Schwartz Fine Art
Varujan Boghosian, Rose Sail La Vie

 

Varujan Boghosian
Rose Sail La Vie
2013

Lori Bookstein Fine Art
Varujan Boghosian, A Letter to Marcel, Care of the Director

 

Varujan Boghosian
A Letter to Marcel, Care of the Director
2013

Lori Bookstein Fine Art
Varujan Boghosian, Game

 

Varujan Boghosian
Game
1968

Betty Krulik Fine Art Limited
Varujan Boghosian, Orpheus Icon

 

Varujan Boghosian
Orpheus Icon
1975

Betty Krulik Fine Art Limited
Varujan Boghosian, R

 

Varujan Boghosian
R
2009

Lori Bookstein Fine Art
Varujan Boghosian, Grandee

 

Varujan Boghosian
Grandee
2009

Lori Bookstein Fine Art
Varujan Boghosian, ...O My Chevalier!

 

Varujan Boghosian
...O My Chevalier!
2009

Lori Bookstein Fine Art
Varujan Boghosian, Salute

 

Varujan Boghosian
Salute
2006

Lori Bookstein Fine Art
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Varujan Boghosian, Head and Ball/Untitled Assembled Sculpture

 

Varujan Boghosian
Head and Ball/Untitled Assembled Sculpture
mixed media

 

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Varujan Boghosian, The Match

 

Varujan Boghosian
The Match, 1980
collage of mixed media, tile, bronze figures and wood

 

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Varujan Boghosian, Stufy for Orpheus

 

Varujan Boghosian
Stufy for Orpheus, 1963
mixed media

 

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1926   Born in New Britain, Connecticut
1946 - 1948   Central Connecticut Teachers College, New Britain, CT
1948 - 1950   Vesper George School of Art, Boston, MA
1956 - 1959   Yale University School of Art and Architecture, New Haven, CT; (B.F.A. 1957, M.F.A. 1959)
1958 - 1959   University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; Instructor in Drawing and Painting, School of Architecture
1961   Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY; Instructor in Foundation Courses
1959 - 1964   Cooper Union, New York; Assistant Professor, Advanced Drawing, Two- and Three-Dimensional Design
1962 - 1964   Yale University, New Haven, CT; Instructor in Drawing, School of Art and Architecture
1964 - 1968   Brown University, Providence, RI; Associate Professor, Department of Art History
1968   Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH; Professor of Art (appointed George Frederick Jewitt Professor of Art, 1982)
2007   Anniversary: Ten Years of Gallery Art and Artists, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York
2006   Works on Paper, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York (with Paul Resika) (solo)
2002   Anniversary: Ten Years of Gallery Art and Artists, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York
2002   Five in Collage, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York
1997 - 1999   Berry Hill Galleries, New York (solo)
1992   David Winton Bell Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI (solo)
1992   Norton Gallery of Art, Palm Beach, FL (solo)
1991   Claude Bernard Gallery, New York (solo)
1988   Hopkins Center 25th Anniversary Exhibition: Artists-in-Residence at Dartmouth, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

1986   Exhibition of Work by Newly elected Members and Recipients of Awards, American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York
1976 - 1977   Boites, Musee d’Art Moderne de la ville de Paris and Maison de la Culture de Rennes, France
1975   21 American Fulbright Artists, The Institute of International Education, New York
1968   The Door Show, Cordier & Ekstrom Gallery, New York
1966   The Box Show, Byron Gallery, New York
1966   The Poetic Image, Hanover Gallery, London, England
1964   The Artist’s Reality: An International Sculpture Exhibition, The New School Art Gallery, New York
1956   Painters and Sculptors of Promise, Alan Gallery, New York
1953   Group Show, Obelisco Gallery, Rome, Italy
 

Selected Collections

Public
Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA
Albright – Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
Norton Gallery of Art, West Palm Beach, FL
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, CT

 

Awards and Prizes
1991 Saint Botolph Club Foundation Award
1986 Elected member, American Academy & Institute of Arts/Letters
1985 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
1975 Sculptor in Residence, American Academy in Rome
1972 National Institute of Arts and Letters Award
1968 Artist in Residence, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
1966-67 Sculptor in Residence, American Academy in Rome
1967 First Prize, Drawing Category, Providence Art Club
1966 Howard Foundation Fellowship
1961 United States Department Specialists Grant
1961 Watercolor Prize, Boston Arts Festival
1958 Watercolor Prize, Portland Arts Festival
1958 First Prize, Drawing Category, New Haven, CT
1953 Fulbright Grant for Painting, Italy

 

Publications

1968 Orpheus, A Collection of Ten Woodcuts
1951 Orpheus, A Portfolio of Woodcuts, Reprinted with Additional Blocks and Poems in 1959