Geoff Smith Contemporary Sculpture in various media, including steel, wood, stone, bronze, fiberglass, and clay
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Geoff Smith

Sculpture in Wood, Stone, Steel (cast & fabricated)

Bronze, Fiberglass and Clay

  

 EDUCATION

 UNIVERSITY OF VERMONT, Burlington, Vermont:

1968                       Bachelor of Arts

1969                       Award - George Waterman Graduate Fellowship

1969                       Master of Arts (a.b.d.)

 Advanced courses in sculpture, ceramic sculpture, and design


GRANTS AND PUBLIC COMMISSIONS/EXHIBITS

1994 -1995            VIRGINIA COMMISSION ON THE ARTS

                                   Individual Artist's Fellowship Award for Sculpture

 1993                      NORFOLK INT'L AIRPORT ART IN PUBLIC SPACE EXHIBIT

                                  Two Granite, Wood and Brass Sculptures

 1983                      PUBLIC SCULPTURE AT CADMAN PLAZA, BROOKLYN, NY

                                  100th Anniversary of the Brooklyn Bridge - "Brooklyn Steel" 

1981                       NATIONAL ENDOWMENT - VERMONT COUNCIL ON THE ARTS

                                  Northland School, Vergennes, Vermont. Wood Sculpture

 1979 - 1980         NATIONAL ENDOWMENT - VERMONT COUNCIL ON THE ARTS

                                  Shelburne Middle School, Shelburne, VT. Wood Sculpture

 1978                      NATIONAL ENDOWMENT - VERMONT COUNCIL ON THE ARTS

                                  Church Street Center for Community Education, University
                                  of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont. Wood Sculpture

 

PERMANENT COLLECTIONS

 Portland International Jetport, Portland, Maine

 Hospice of the Bluegrass, Lexington, Kentucky

 The Jackson Laboratory, Bar Harbor, Maine

 Richmond Ballet, Richmond, Virginia

IDEXX, Westbrook, Maine

Philadelphia Electric Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Markel Insurance Company, Richmond, Virginia

Federal Reserve Bank, Richmond, Virginia

Rouse and Associates, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Champion International Corporation, Stamford, Connecticut

The Terramics Property Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Boston Institute of Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

Millhouse-Bundy Performing and Fine Arts Center, Waitsfield, Vermont

University of Vermont, Burlington, Vermont

Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont


PRIVATE COLLECTIONS AND INSTALLATIONS

In the following locations: New York; Pennsylvania; Rhode Island; Maine; California; Florida; New Jersey; Massachusetts; Vermont; Hawaii; Kentucky; Virginia; Washington, DC; New Hampshire; Connecticut; Illinois; and Montreal, Canada

 
COMMISSIONS

2009                       “Dancing Champion” (Fabricated Steel) 15’ x 10’ x 4’

                                PRIVATE COLLECTION, Deer Isle, Maine

2009                       “Moneglia Cantilever” (Fabricated Steel) 24’ x 14’ x 5’

                                PRIVATE COLLECTION, Deer Isle, Maine

2008                       “Ring Series II” (Fabricated Steel) 8’ x 6’ x 14’

                                PRIVATE COLLECTION, Deer Isle, Maine

2008                       “Ring Series I” (Fabricated Steel) 10’ x 8’ x 20’

                                PRIVATE COLLECTION, Orange, Virginia

2006                       “The Juggler” (Fabricated Steel) – 12’ x 8’ x 1’

                                PRIVATE COLLECTION, Deer Isle, Maine

1997                       "Black Cross #2" (Welded Steel) - 15' x 10' x 10'

                                PRIVATE COLLECTION, Deer Isle, Maine

1996                       "Dhow Bones" (Bent Ash and Brass) - 18' x 9' x 7'

                                 PRIVATE COLLECTION, Deer Isle, Maine

1989                       "Wings #1" (Bent Ash and Brass) - 8' x 2' x 6'

                                 ROUSE & ASSOCIATES, Great Valley, Pennsylvania

1986                       Wood Wall Sculpture - 8' x 5' x 1'

                                 MILLER, EGGLESTON, ROSENBERG, Burlington, Vermont

1985                       "Dancing Figure"

                               THE CHAMPION INTERNATIONAL CORP., Stamford, CT

1984                       "Reclining Figure" (Bronze) - 12' x 6' x 5'

                                PRIVATE COLLECTION, Old Westbury, Long Island, NY

1984                       "Horizontal Movement" (Cor-Ten Steel) - 12' x 6' x 2'

                                PRIVATE COLLECTION, Bennington, Vermont

1983                       "Untitled" Carved Elm Wood - 7' x 3'

                                PRIVATE COLLECTION, Glen Cove, Long Island, NY

1983                       "Brooklyn Steel" (Cor-Ten Steel) - 20'

                               PUBLIC SCULPTURE to commemorate 100th anniversary of
                               Brooklyn Bridge

1981                       Wood Sculpture - 9' x 6'

                                CHITTENDEN TRUST COMPANY, Shelburne, Vermont

1979                       Wood Sculpture - 13'

                                MONDEV CORPORATION, Burlington, Vermont

1978                       Ceramic Wall Mural - 8' X 8'

                                FORT WASHINGTON RACQUETBALL CLUB, Ft. Washington, PA

 
EXHIBITS (ONE PERSON)

Fall 2004                         JAMESON GALLERY, Portland, Maine

August, 1998                 TURTLE GALLERY, Deer Isle, Maine

May, 1998                     TROYER, FITZPATRICK, LASSMAN GALLERY, Washington DC

May, 1995                      RIVERFRONT PLAZA, Richmond, Virginia

July/August 1993          PORTSMOUTH MUSEUM OF ART, Portsmouth, Virginia

January 1992                 PENINSULA FINE ARTS MUSEUM, Newport News, VA

February 1990               MANGEL ART GALLERY, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Sept/October 1988       WOODMERE MUSEUM, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Summer 1982                SVA MUSEUM, Manchester, Vermont

Summer 1981                MILLHOUSE-BUNDY FINE ARTS CENTER, Waitsfield, VT

Summer 1978                BURLINGTON SQUARE MALL, Burlington, Vermont

Summer 1973                SORCERER'S APPRENTICE GALLERY, Boston, MA

Winter 1972                   CAMBRIDGE ARTISTS ASSOCIATION, Cambridge, MA.

December 1972             BOSTON INSTITUTE OF ART, Boston, Massachusetts

August 1972                  TWO BURLINGTON SQUARE BUILDING, Burlington, VT

 
EXHIBITS (GROUP)

June 2016 – Present     COURTHOUSE GALLERY, Ellsworth, Maine

Sept. 06 – Mar. 07         GALLERIE HERTZ, Louisville, Kentucky

June 06 – Mar. 07         ANN TOWER GALLERY, Lexington, KY                                    

Oct.-June 2001-2007    JAMESON GALLERY, Portland, Maine

June-Oct. 1996-2007    TURTLE GALLERY, Deer Isle, Maine

Summer 2005                HAWK RIDGE Sculpture Exhibit – Pownall, Maine

June-Sept. 2000            GREENHUT GALLERY, Portland, Maine

June-Sept. 1999            THE RALLS COLLECTION GALLERY, Washington, DC

June-Sept. 1999           LONGWOOD COLLEGE CTR. FOR THE VISUAL ARTS,
                                          Farmville, Virginia

Nov. 1997-Jan. 1998   RICHMOND COUNCIL ON THE ARTS at NationsBank
                                          Plaza, Richmond, Virginia

July/Aug 95,96,97        LEIGHTON GALLERY, Blue Hill, Maine

Nov. 1995-Jan. 1996    PENINSULA FINE ARTS MUSEUM, Newport News, VA

Nov.-Dec. 1994             HAND WORKSHOP ART CENTER, Richmond, Virginia

July-Aug. 1994              BLUE HERON GALLERY, Deer Isle, Maine

Summer 1989              CARNEGIE ART INSTITUTE, Three Rivers Art Exhibit,
                                          Pittsburgh, PA

January 1988                MASTER SCULPTORS EXHIBIT, Philadelphia, PA

Summer 1987               FOURTH ANNUAL PHILADELPHIA SCULPTURE EXHIBIT

Fall 1985                        SVA MUSEUM, Manchester, Vermont

Summer 1985               DARTMOUTH COLLEGE, Hanover, New Hampshire

Fall 1984                        SVA MUSEUM, Manchester, Vermont

Jun.-July 1984               PINDAR GALLERY, New York, New York

Spring 1984                   GALLERY TWO, Woodstock, Vermont

Fall 1983                        SVA GROUP SHOW, Manchester, Vermont

Sept.-Oct. 1979            STRATTON ARTS FESTIVAL, Stratton Mountain, VT

Fall 1977                        CHITTENDEN TRUST COMPANY, Burlington, Vermont

Summer 1977               FOUR WINDS GALLERY, Ferrisburg, Vermont

Winter 1973                  CAMBRIDGE ARTISTS ASSOCIATION, Cambridge, Mass.

Winter 1973                  SORCERER'S APPRENTICE GALLERY, Boston, Mass.

 

 
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