JOHN M. WEIDMAN
sculptor   

 

AWARDS

2017    Meri Goyette Art Award, Nashua, NH

2015    The American Legion, Certificate of Appreciation

2014    First Prize,” Art in Nature”, The Fells Historic Estate & Gardens, Newbury, NH

 2013   Nominated for governor’s award in public art achievement.

2009    “It” List, New Hampshire Magazine

2009    Special Recognition Award, Shriners Burns Hospital, Boston, MA

2008    Forrest D. McKerley Award for Sculpture, NHAA 60th Currier Mus. Annual Juried Exhibition, NHIA

2007    Honorable Mention, Fitchburg Art Museum Regional Juried Exhibition, MA

2007    Forrest D. McKerley Award for Sculpture, NHAA 59th Currier Mus. Annual Juried Exhibition, UNH

2006    Sculpture Award, Sunapee Arts and Crafts Fair, Lake Sunapee, NH

2006    Paul McEachern Award for Sculpture, Prescott Park Arts Festival Juried Exhibition, Portsmouth, NH

2006    Sculpture Prize, Fitchburg Art Museum Regional Juried Exhibition, MA

2004    First Prize, Mill Brook Outdoor Sculpture exhibition,

1977,’80 First Prize, White Mountain Festival of the Arts,

1979    First Prize, Acton-Boxborough Cultural Festival,

1977    First Prize, Sculpture, Fitchburg Museum of Fine Arts,

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017   Two artist exhibition, Millbrook Gallery, Concord, NH

2013   “Retrospective – Sculpture of Life”, Contemporary Arts International, Acton, MA

2009   “Future Memories” Rivier College Art Gallery, Nashua, NH

2008   Derryfield School, Manchester, NH “Generations” Father (sculpture) Daughter (painting) co-exhibit.

2005   NOA Gallery, Groton, Massachusetts.

2001   Eaton-Richmond Center Art Gallery, Daniel Webster College, Nashua, New Hampshire

            “An Invitation to Individual Conformation”

2000   Gallery at Gould Academy, Gould Academy, Bethel, Maine

1998    Thayer Gallery, Thayer Academy, Braintree, MA

1995    Art in the Workspace, Embassy of Belgium, Kiev, Ukraine

             Kotsubynski Museum, Chernihiv, Ukraine

             Culture House, "Energy", Slavutich, Ukraine

             Krayeznavchy Museum, Poltava, Ukraine

             State Artists Center, Krimsky Val, Moscow, Russia

1994    Museum of Western and Oriental Art, Odessa, Ukraine

1993    Art Gallery Kiev Mohilianska Akademia, Kiev, Ukraine

             Art Gallery Union of Artists, Gomel, Belarus

             Winged Arrow II, Klatovy, Czech Republic

             Museum of Fine Arts, Chernihiv, Ukraine

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017,’11’,10 “Art In The Park”, Worcester, MA

2017,’13 Outdoor Invitational Sculpture Exhibitions, Mill Brook Gallery, Concord, NH

2014, 2017 Meredith Sculpture Walk, Meredith, NH

2016    Art in the Yard, Oxford, MA

2013,’15 Art of Sculpture, Danvers, MA

2014    Art in Nature, The Fells Historic Estate & Gardens, Newbury, NH

2012    Brush Gallery & NE Sculptors Ass., Juried exhibition, Lowell, MA

2012,’09 Fitchburg Art Museum, Juried Regional Exhibitions, Fitchburg, MA

2011    Carousel du Louvre, Louvre Museum, Paris, France

2011    Art en capital, Grand Palais, Paris, France

2011    Big Art, 2nd Outdoor Sculpture Exhibit, Emerson Umbrella, Concord, MA

2011    Juried Work of Members NESA, Bristol College, Fall River, MA

2009    New Hampshire Art Assn., Invitational, Prescott Park, Portsmouth, NH

2009    Nashua Area Artists Assn. Gallery One, Nashua,  

2009-2010 10th  International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibition, Univ. of Hawai’i. Exhibitions shown worldwide

2008    NHAA 60th Currier Annual Juried Exhibition, NHIA

2007    NHAA 59th Annual Juried Exhibition, University of New Hampshire

2006    Sunapee Arts and Crafts Fair, Sunapee, NH

             Prescott Park Arts Festival Juried Exhibition, NH Art Association, Portsmouth, NH

             Swell Arts Festival Currimbum, Gold Coast Arts, Queensland, Australia

2006,’07 Regional Juried Exhibit, Fitchburg Art Museum, MA

2003-05;2006-08 The 8th and 9th International Shoebox Sculpture Exhibitions,

             Sponsored by U. of Hawai’i Dept of Art. Exhibitions shown worldwide

2005    “Dreams and Symbolism Exhibition” Rawls Museum of Arts, Courtland, Virgin

1997    “Bridges and Connections” Sharon Arts Center, Sharon, NH

1995    "Plast Art", Kyiv Art Show, Ukraine Culture Center, Kiev, Ukraine

1993    International "Imprezna  '93",Museum of Fine Art, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine

1992    "Artists Love New York" Exhibition, NYC, NY

1991    Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, Long Island, NY

1985    "New Hampshire Sculptors '85", Manchester Institute of Arts and Sciences, Manchester, NH

SYMPOSIUMS AND PRESENTATIONS

2016    International Sculpture Symposium, Ghaziabad, India

2015    International Sculpture Symposium, Ramstein, Germany

2015    International Sculpture symposium, Domazlice, CZ

2013    National Bronze Sculpture Symposium, Yellow Springs, OH

2011    International Sculpture Symposium, Ninh Trang, Vietnam

2011    International Sculpture Symposium, CAI, Acton, MA

2010    Bronze Sculpture Symposium, Jaspur Art Center, Uttarayan Art Foundation, Baroda, India

2009,’08 International Sculpture Symposia, “Footprints”, Nashua, NH, USA

2007    First International Sculpture Symposium, Do Son, Hai Phong Region, Vietnam

2005    Sculpture in Context 2005, International Sculpture Symposium, Farmleigh House,

             Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland

             International Sculpture Symposium, Banyazati Museum, Tatabanya, Hungary

             International Sculpture Symposium, Chau Doc, An Giang Province, Viet Nam

             “Seven Dreams” Permanent Sculpture, Village of Bamboo Gate, Taiwan

1998    "Wooden Sculpture '98", 7th International Wood Symposium, Zdar nad Sazavou, Czech Republic

1993,’92,’95 "Winged Arrow IV" Metal Symposium, Plzen, Czech Republic

1995    "Stone '95", Stone Symposium, Truskavets, Ukraine

1993    Artists Residence, Dzintari, Yurmala, Latvia

1992    Stone Symposium, Vilnius, Lithuania

1992    Stone Symposium, Kiev, Ukraine

1991    Cultural Information Center, Plzen, Czech Republic

ART ACTIVITIES

2019     Firemen Memorial, Brookline, NH

2008-2019 Artistic Director, International Sculpture Symposia, “Footprints”, Nashua, NH, USA

2015    Juror, First Kish Island International Sculpture Symposium, Iran

2014    Holocaust Memorial in Nashua, NH

2007    Panelist: Individual Artist Fellowship Awards, New Hampshire Council of the Arts, Concord, NH

2004    Juror (solo): Rocky Mount Art Center, “The Salmagundi VIII Sculpture Exhibition”, Rocky Mount, NC

2001    Participant, Panelist: The 53rd Conference on World Affairs “Borders and Beyond”,

              University of Colorado, Bolder, Colorado

1998-present: Artistic Director, Co-founder: Andres Institute of Art, www.andresinstitute.org, Brookline, NH

1993    Juror in International "Impreza '93", Ivano-Frankivsk, Ukraine

1990    International Sculpture Conference: “I S 90”, Washington, DC. Tech & Safety Lecture

1989    Member of Committee on Art & Architecture, NYC Chapter AIA

1986    International Conference on Sculpture, Dublin, Ireland. Tech & Safety Presentation

Works in museums, municipal, corporate, and private collections worldwide

PUBLICATIONS

2009    New Hampshire Magazine “It” List

2002    “Paris was my Paramour and other Lost Diaries” by Lawrence Millman. (cover illustration)

1995    “Ohni Slavuticha” September

1993    “Architecture Ukraine”, February

1987    “New Hampshire Profiles”, April

1972    “Garden Sculpture”, Horticulture, Spring

Numerous articles in domestic and foreign newspapers

EDUCATION

Harvard University Medical School (Anatomy and Dissection), Boston, MA

Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH

Miami University, Oxford, OH

AFFILIATIONS

Juried Member: New England Sculptors Association

Juried Member New Hampshire Artists Association

Honored Member of Union of Artists of Ukraine

Listed on Inventory of American Sculpture and Painting, National Museum of American Art,

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

 

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