John Van Alstine

(American, b. 1952)

astraea's beam by john van alstine

John Van Alstine

Astraea's Beam, 1991

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chalice by john van alstine

John Van Alstine

Chalice, 1995

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doryphorus by john van alstine

John Van Alstine

Doryphorus, 2000

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red hips hula ii by john van alstine

John Van Alstine

RED HIPS HULA II, 2007–2011

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saxum velum (stone sail) by john van alstine

John Van Alstine

Saxum Velum (stone sail), 1996

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sisyphean circle - red pillow by john van alstine

John Van Alstine

Sisyphean Circle - Red Pillow, 2008

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Biography

Timeline

1952
Born: New York
1970 - 1971
St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY
1973
Full Scholarship in Sculpture, Worked with Richard Stankiewicz and Richard Hunt, Blossom Festival School, Cleveland Kent, OH
1974 - 1975
Cornell Graduate Fellowship in Sculpture, Ithaca, NY
1974
B.F.A., Sculpture, Ceramics and Glass, Graduated Cum Laude, Kent State University, Kent, OH
1976
M.F.A., Cornell Graduate Fellowship in Sculpture, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
1978
Rome Prize Fellowship in Sculpture, Finalist for 1978 79
1980
Louis C. Tiffany Foundation Individual Artist Fellowship
Individual Artist Fellowship (photography), Wyoming Council on the Arts
1981
Individual Artist Fellowship, District of Columbia Commission on the Arts, Washington, DC
Creative and Performing Arts Award, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland
1983
Creative and Performing Arts Award, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

Exhibitions

2011
Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Grimaldis Gallery, Houston TX
2010
2010 Abu Dhabi Art Fair, Emirates Palace, United Arab Emirates
Centenial Sculpture Exhibition, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
2009
John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY (solo)
2008
Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM (solo)
2008 Beijing Olympic Park Exhibition, Beijing, China
2007
Confluence of Opposites, Lake Placid Center for the Arts, Lake Placid, NY
John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY (solo)
2006
John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY (solo)
Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
Sculpture - Caro, Iserwood, Ruppert, Van Alstine, Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, MD
Sculpture from Calder to Bolla, Nohra Haime Gallery , New York, NY
John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY
2005
Exposition Transfer, Gallery Prisma, Südtiroler Künstlerbund Bolzano, South Tyrol, Italy
Re-presenting Representation VII, Arnot Museum, Elmira, NY
Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, MD
2004
New Additions Outdoors - Spring Summer 2004, Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ
Sculpture in the Park, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY
Summer '04 , C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD
Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2003
9-19-03, James Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Sculpture Internationale 2002, Cobb Galleria Center, Atlanta, GA
2002
From Nature, Avc Contemporary Art Gallery, New York, NY
From Stone to Foam, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY
Bushlenmowatt Gallery, Palm Desert, CA (solo)

Public Collections

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Delaware Museum of Art, Wilmington, DE
Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas, TX
Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Carnegie Institute of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
City of Beijing, China, 2008 Olympic Park Exhibition Collection
Blanton Museum of Art, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

Literature

2000
Bones of the Earth, Spirit of the Land: The Sculpture of John Van Alstine, Essay by Nick Capasso, Interview by Glenn Harper, Published by Editions ARIEL, an imprint of Grayson Publishing, hardcover-96pages, release spring 2000