Richard Levy Gallery

Jeff Kellar

(American, b. 1949)

blocks october silver by jeff kellar

Jeff Kellar

Blocks October Silver, 2013

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blocks september green by jeff kellar

Jeff Kellar

Blocks September Green, 2013

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blocks summer fog by jeff kellar

Jeff Kellar

Blocks Summer Fog, 2013

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blocks winter light by jeff kellar

Jeff Kellar

Blocks Winter Light, 2013

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glimpse/night by jeff kellar

Jeff Kellar

Glimpse/Night, 2012

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Biography

Timeline

1949
Born in Washington, D.C.
1971 - 1973
Fleisher Memorial Art Institute, Philadelphia, PA, Studies
1971
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; B.A., English / Film Making
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, Studies
Honorable Mention, Kenyon Film Festival, Kenyon College, OH
1981
Daphne Award, industry design award
1996
Individual Artist Fellowship; State of Maine
1997
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art Fellowship Purchase Award; The Unbroken Line- Centennial Exhibition

Exhibitions

2011
Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (two person exhibition) (solo)
2010
Jeff Kellar, New Work, Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (solo)
Dots, June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, ME
2009
Planes of Abstraction, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
2008
Jeff Kellar, Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (solo)
The Eclectic Eye of Rose Marie Frick, Aucocisco Gallery, Portland, ME
The Leap Show, Richard Levy Gallery, Albuquerque, NM (solo)
New Acquisitions, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
2008
The Sketchbook Show, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME

Literature

2003
Sculpture Magazine; Gallery Joe review, Dan R. Talley; June Vol.22 No.5
Color Space, September; essay by Dan R. Talley
2002
American Craft; ‘Jeff Kellar’; Aug-Sept. by Jon Binzen
Maine Sunday Telegram; April28; Icon Review; Phillip Issacson
Philadelphia Citysearch ; ‘Clay Time’ Gallery Joe; Nov. 27; Roberta Fallon
Barrier/Space, October; essay by V. Scott Dimond
2000
Philadelphia Citysearch; ‘Time and Space’ Gallery Joe; Roberta Fallon Editorial Profile
Maine Sunday Telegram; Icon Review; Valerie Cann
1998
Maine Times, Nov. 12; Review, Maine Grid; Donna Gold
1997
Philadelphia Inquirer, 'Jeff Kellar/ Sculpture'; Sept.7; Review, Edward J.Sozanski
Philadelphia Weekly, 'Special Effects: Jeff Kellar’s Wall Pieces'; Aug.20; Review, Gerard Brown
Maine Sunday Telegram, 'Jeff Kellar: Sculpture', June 29; Review, Phillip Issacson
The Unbroken Line 1897-1997, Centennial Exhibition; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art Fellowship Exhibition; exhibition catalog; Museum of American Art, Phila., PA
1996
Arts/Media, 'The Eighth Triennial Exhibition'; Dec.; Review, Jeff Perrott
Boston Sunday Herald, 'Triennial'; Oct.1; Review, Mary Sherman
Philadelphia Inquiref, 'Small Scale'; Aug. 30; Review, Edward J. Sozanski
Philadelphia City Paper, 'I Dream of Geons'; Aug. 16; Review, Robin Rice
1995
Maine Sunday Telegram February 5; Review, Ken Greenleaf
Maine Sunday Telegram, June18; Review, Phillip Issacson
Perspectives: A Sense of Place; exhibition catalog; Portland Museum of Art
1990
Art New England, July / August; Review, Shirley Jacks
Portland Museum of Art Bulletin, November, essay by Martha Severens, Curator
Maine Art Now; Edgar Allen Beem; Dog Ear Press
Art That Works; catalog; University of Washington Press, Lloyd Herman
1989
Interstices; exhibition catalog; Farnsworth Museum; Rockland, ME
1988
Art New England, ‘Ten, Portland Museum of Art’; June; Review, Sherry Miller
Maine Times, April 22 & July 1; Reviews, Edgar Allen Beem
10; exhibition catalog; Portland Museum of Art; Portland, ME