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JEFFREY MONGRAIN

Jeffrey Mongrain

 

Education

1981        Master of Fine Arts, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, IL

1978        Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN

 

 

EXHIBITIONS – SELECTED

2013       Scripps National, Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery, Claremont, CA

2012       Museum of Modern Art, Ljubijana, Slovenia (biennial)

                St. James Cathedral, Seattle, WA (site project)

                eARTh, Arts Westchester, White Plains, NY (invitational)

                Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA (invitational)

2011       Icheon Museum, Gueonggi-do, Korea (biennial)

                Tampa Museum, Tampa, FL (NCECA Biennial)

                Leubsdorf Gallery, New York, New York (invitational)

                eARTh, Arts Westchester, White Plains, NY (invitational)

                Museum of Modern Art, Ljubljana, Slovenia (biennial)

2010       The Beach Museum of Art, Manhattan, KS                

                San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX

                Musee Magnelli, Vallauris, France (Biennale)

                Yingge Ceramics Museum, Taipei, Taiwan, (Solo)

                Museu de Ceramica de L'Alcora, L'Alcora, Spain (bienal)

                Biennal de la Ceramique, Andenne, Belgium (Biennial)

                Museo d Arte Contemporanea, Albissola Marina, Italy (Biennale)

                Eastern State Penitentiary, Philadelphia, PA (Site Project)

                Thessaloniki Museum of Photography, Thessaloniki, Greece (juror acquisition)

                Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ

                Favardin et de Verneuil Gallery, Paris, France

                Museum of Contemporary Ceramics, Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

                              (Triennial)

                Baptist Temple, Philadelphia, PA (Site Project)

                2010 Clay National, Landmark Gallery, Lubbock, TX

                Main Line Art Center, NCECA 2010, Haverford, PA

2009       Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA           

                Icheon Museum, Gueonggi-do, Korea, Silver Award (biennial)

                The Australian Drawing Biennale, Victoria, Australia, Bronze Award

                Gallery Martainville, Rouen, France (solo)

                Ruiz-Healy Gallery, San Antonio, TX

2008       Mashiko Museum, Mashiko, Japan (biennial)           

                Museum of Art and Design, New York, NY

                Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art, Alfred, NY (solo)

                Racine Museum of Fine Art, Racine, IL

                Trinity Cathedral, Pittsburgh, PA (site project)

                Katonah Museum, Katonah, NY

                O'Silas Gallery, Bronxville, NY (two person)

2007       Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO (solo)           

        San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, San Angelo, TX (solo)

                Museum of Fine Art, Tallahassee, FL

                North London Gallery, London, England (solo)

2006       Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO           

                Archer Gallery, Vancouver, WA

Boston Society for the Arts, Boston, MA

Beach Museum of Contemporary Art, Manhattan, KS   

St. Peter's Church, Columbia, SC (site project)

Freedman Gallery, Reading, PA     

2005       National Museum of Catholic Art, New York, NY (solo)

Diego Rivera Museum, Guanajuato, Mexico (solo)

IUN Gallery of Contemporary Art, Gary, IN (solo)

SOFA Armory Exhibition, New York, NY (art exposition)

Harrison Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO

James Patrick Gallery, Wiscasset, ME

Corpus Christi Church, Baltimore, MD (site project)

Gallery M, Minneapolis, MN

Pakh Gallery, New York, NY

2004       Newcastle Regional Art Museum, Newcastle, Australia (2 person)

Principalia Museum, Veracruz, Mexico (solo)

                Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO

                National Museum of Catholic Art, New York, NY (site documentation)

                Perimeter Gallery, New York, NY (2 person)

                Museo de Antropologia, Jalapa, Mexico (solo)

                St. JosephÕs Church, Indianapolis, IN (site project)

Perimeter Gallery, New York, NY (2 person)

Luebsdorf Gallery, New York, NY

SOFA Armory Exhibition, New York, NY (art exposition)

2003       Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY, 8th Triennial

Museum Fur Angewandte Kunst, Frankfurt, Germany, 8th Triennial

Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL (solo)

Galleria Temple, Rome, Italy (solo)

Umberto Eco Gallery, New York, NY

Perimeter Gallery, New York, NY (2 person)

Christus Church, Cologne, Germany (site project)

SOFA  Armory Exhibition, New York, NY (art exposition)

North Gallery, Newcastle, Australia (solo)

2002       Sharjah Museum, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates, Biennial

The Beach Museum of Art, Manhattan, KS

Perimeter Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

Garnethill Synagogue, Glasgow, Scotland (site project)

Sala Uno Gallery, Rome Italy

University Museum, Edwardsville, IL

Gallery Octavio Paz, New York, NY

The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, New York, NY (site project)

Glasgow Cathedral, Glasgow, Scotland (site project)

Leubsdorf Art Gallery, New York, NY

School of the Divinity, Glasgow, Scotland (site project)     

Mexican Cultural Institute, Washington, DC

2001       John Elder Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

Jane Hartsook Gallery, New York, NY (solo)

San Angelo Museum of Art, San Angelo, TX

Arvada Center for the Arts, Arvada, CO

Dundee Center for the Arts, Dundee, Scotland

BDG Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Harrison Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (solo)

 

 

Publication - Selected

2012       Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

2011       Objects of Devotion and Desire, Medieval Relic to Contemporary Art, Hunter

                             College Art Galleries, catalog

2010       How to Look at Contemporary Ceramics, Chang Hyun Bang, book

                Biennale Internationale-Creation Contemporaine et Ceramique Vallauris

                             2010, catalog

                Ceramic Interactions, catalog

2009       Paris Art, Francois Lasgi, article

                The Korean Times, Kim Rahn, review

                Pittsburg Post-Gazette, Mary Thomas, article

                San Angelo Standard-Times, Howard Taylor, article

                500 Ceramic Sculptures, Glen R. Brown, book

2008       Image, Gordon Fuglie, feature article and cover

                The Journal News, Georgette Gouvesia, review

                Full and Spare, Museum of Fine Art, Kate Bonasasinga, essay

                San Francisco Weekly, Michael Damiano, article

                Pittsurgh Post- Gazzette, Mary Turnmill, review

                Crafting Content, Benjamin Schulman, essay

                San Angelo Times, John Hisner, review

                Paraitre; Des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, Beatrice Cussol, article

                Museum of Arts and Design, Holly Hotchner, book

2007       Animating the Quotidian,  Jeffrey Mongrain, Eleanor Heartney, book essay

                Confrontational Clay, Dr. Judith Schwartz, book

                Clay in Art International, Kostas Tarkasis, book

                Jeffrey Mongrain, i Secrets and Revelationsn, David Reverie McFadden,

                         book essay

                Mashiko Museum, East & West, Gilhong Han, book 

                Glasstire, Emily Seale, feature article  

                Helicon; Muses on the Mountain, Matthew Garrison, Essay              

2006       Dogwood, Robert Pinsky, editorÕs note, Spring, featured artist

                Perforations, Rick Newby, catalog essay

                Visionary Ceramics, Randolph Smith, book

                Eclipsing Process, Ross Woodrow, catalog essay

                Contemporary Art and Religion, James Elkins, book

2005       London Times, Nicholas Wapshott, January, review

                The Boston Globe, Christine Temin, March, article

                Philadelphia City Paper, Susan Hagen, review

                American Ceramics, Luis Adrian Vergas Santiago,16/2, review

                The New York Times, Grace Guleck, May, article

2004       Arte & Artes International, Gabriela Kartofel, Summer, article

                New York Arts, John Allanson, February, review

                American Ceramics, John Perreault, February, article

                New York Art  World, Lily Faust, May, review

                Washington Diplomat, William During, March, review

                ARTnews, Barbara A MacAdams, February, review

2003       New York Times, Grace Glueck, December, article

                World Sculpture News, Glen R. Brown, Winter, review

                8th Triennial, David McFadden, book

                Chicago Tribune, Alan G. Artner, November, review

                The Director, Chris Raymond, January, article

2002       Art in America, Janet Koplos, July, review

                New York Times, Ken Johnson, February, review

                Sculpture, Glen R. Brown, July, article

                Contemplations on the Spiritual,  Eleanor Heartney, catalog essay

                The Bohemian,  Paula Harris, January, article

Sala Uno Gallery, Richard Kline, catalog essay

2001       Art and Craft of the Potter, Susan Peterson, book

A Glimpse of the Invisible, John Montgomery Wilson, catalog essay

Clay Body Rhetoric, Glen R. Brown, catalog essay   

American Ceramics, Daniel Heyman, 12/4, review

Philadelphia Inquirer, Robin L. Rice, April, article

 

 

Museum Collections

               Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC

               San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX

               Yingge Ceramics Museum, Taipei, Taiwan

               Museum of Circolol Amici della Ceramica, Albissola Marina, Italy

               Diego Rivera Museum, Guanajuato, Mexico

               Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

               Newcastle National Art Gallery, Newcastle, Australia

               San Angelo Museum of Art, San Angelo, TX

               Sharjah Museum, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

               The Beach Museum of Art, Manhattan, KS

               Museo di Arte Sacrad di San Gabriele, Teramo, Italy

               Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO

               Icheon Museum, Geuoggi, South Korea

               Pricipalia Museum, Veracruz, Mexico

               National Museum of Catholic Art, New York, NY

               University Museum, Edwardsville, IL

               Smithsonian Museum, Air and Space Division, Washington, WA

               The National Seminary Museum, Glasgow, Scotland

               Contemporary Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA

               Museo de Antropologia, Jalapa, Mexico

               Racine Museum of Art, Racine, WI

               Museum of Fine Art, Tallahassee, FL

 

 Lectures, Residencies and Awards - Selected

               Pilchuck Glass Residency, 2012

               New York Foundation for the Arts 2009

               George Millard Fellow

               Presidential Award for Excellence in Creative Activity, 2009 CUNY

               Sharjah Biennal, Purchase Award

               The Australian Drawing Biennale 2009, Victoria, Australia, Bronze Award

               Museum of Contemporary Ceramics 2009, Santo Domingo, Dominican

                              Republic, triennial, Purchase Award

               George M. Schuster Award

               Korean Biennial 2009, Silver Prize Winner

               7th Annual Hawaiian International Art Conference, Honolulu, HI

               Ford Fellowship Award

               Bush Foundation Recipient

               Eugene Lang Fellowship

               San Angelo Museum of Fine Art, 1st Prize Winner

               PS CUNY Research Award

               Royal College of Art, London, England

               Chicago Art Institute, Chicago, IL

               California College of Art, Oakland, CA

               Columbia University, New York, NY

               Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, MI

               Glasgow School of Art, Glasgow, Scotland

               University of Washington, Seattle, WA

               Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA

               College Art Association, Atlanta, GA

               University of Christobol Colon, Veracruz, Mexico 

               Asia Society, New York, NY

               Washington University, St. Louis, MO

               Newcastle Regional Art Museum, Newcastle, Australia

               Mohr Institute, Groningen, Holland

               The National Museum of Catholic Art, New York, NY

               Schein-Joseph International Museum of Ceramic Art, Alfred, NY

               Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

               Temple Gallery, Rome, Italy

               Dundee School of Art, Dundee, Scotland

               University of Minnesota, Moorhead, MN

               Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO

               Contemporary Museum of Glass, Tacoma, WA