Full Resume

 

EDUCATION


1965-69Dip.A.D. Fine Art (B.F.A.)

Ravensbourne College of Art and Design, London, England

1969-71Postgraduate Printmaking Certificate (M.F.A.)

Brighton Polytechnic

1972-73Art Teaching Certificate, Brighton Polytechnic


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2003                 Quinebaug Community College, DANIELSON, Connecticut

1995                 Smith College, NORTHAMPTON, Massachusetts

                           Promenade Gallery, Bushnell Theatre, HARTFORD (2 person)

1993                 Jon Oulman Gallery, MINNEAPOLIS

                           Cummings Art Gallery, Connecticut College, NEW LONDON

1990                 Jon Oulman Gallery, MINNEAPOLIS

1989                 Jon Oulman Gallery, MINNEAPOLIS

                           Queen's Museum, NEW YORK

                           55 Mercer, NEW YORK

1987                 55 Mercer, NEW YORK

1986                 Tromso Kunstnersenter, NORWAY

1985                 Henie Onstad Arts Centre,OSLO,NORWAY

                           NordNorsk Kunstnersenter, SVOLVAER, NORWAY

                           Voss Kunstforening,NORWAY

                           Skien Kunstforening,NORWAY

                           Green Lane Gallery, Crowborough, ENGLAND

1984                 Galerie Fenna de Vries ,ROTTERDAM, HOLLAND

                           Pier Arts Centre, Stromness, Orkney, SCOTLAND

                           D.L.I.Museum, Durham, ENGLAND

                           Galeri B.K.F.R.,Stavanger, NORWAY

                           Hönefoss Kunstforening, NORWAY

                           Calvert Gallery, LONDON, ENGLAND

1983                 Stockport Art Gallery, ENGLAND

                           Bede Monastery Museum, Jarrow, ENGLAND

                           Littlehampton Museum and Art Gallery, ENGLAND

1981                 Gardner Arts Centre, University of Sussex, Falmer, ENGLAND

1979                 Riverside  Studios, LONDON,  ENGLAND

                           Graffiti, LONDON, ENGLAND

1978                 Galerie Simons Laden, HAMBURG, GERMANY

                           Red Deer  College Gallery , ALBERTA, CANADA

                           Ring House Gallery, University of Alberta, CANADA

1977                 Arnolfini Gallery, BRISTOL, ENGLAND

                           North Humberside Arts Centre, HULL, ENGLAND

                           University of Kent at Canterbury, ENGLAND

                           University of Surrey, GUILDFORD, ENGLAND

1976                 Manor House Gallery, ILKLEY, ENGLAND

1975                 New Metropole Arts Centre, FOLKESTONE, ENGLAND

                           Gardner Arts Centre, University of Sussex, ENGLAND


SELECTED INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS



2014                    “70/80 Print” - Northampton Museums and Art Gallery, U.K

2012                   “What If? - 60x60x60 “ Charter Oak Cultural Center, Hartford, CT.

2010                   “What If? - 60x60x60 “ Axiom Center for New and Experimental Media, Jamaica Plains, MA

                                                                          Connecticut Film Festival, Heirloom Arts Theatre, Danbury, CT

2000                    Alden Weir National Historic Site Visiting Artists – Stamford Museum

                             “The Print and The Process” - Albrecht-Kemper  Museum of Art, St. Joseph, Missouri

                             "Print Types"-Art Institute for the Permian Basin, ODESSA, Texas

1999                   “Print Types” - Highland Community College,Highland,Kansas

                              “American Print Survey” -  Wayland Baptist University, Plainview, Texas

                              “Monoprints and Mixed Media” - Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Missouri

1998                    "Print Types". Indian Hills Community College, Ottumwa, Iowa

                              “World Print Surcvey” Truman State University, Kirksville, Missouri

1997                    "Qua Qua Qua".-85 Airport Road, HARTFORD, Connecticut

                              "Print Types". Abeline Texas University, ABELINE, Texas

                              "A Strange Vision". Luther College, DECORAH, Iowa

                                Pyramid Atlantic Book Art Fair, Corcoran Gallery of Art, WASHINGTON, D.C.

                              "No England; No Amsterdam" Real Art Ways, HARTFORD, Connecticut

                              "American Print Survey" - Highland Community College, Highland, Kansas

1996                    "Consortium Prints" - Missouri Western State College, St Joseph, Missouri

                              "Art for Artspace."-Artspace, NEWHAVEN, Connecticut

                              “A Connecticut Sampler” -  Connecticut Center For The Book, Hartford Public Library

1995                    “Edge of Town”, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford (curator)

1994                    ”Lessons in Life“, Art Institute of Chicago

                              “Consortium Prints”, Gallery 206, Missouri Western State College, St Joseph,MISSOURI

                              “Print Types”  Tarleton State University, Stephenville, TEXAS

                              “Print Types”   Central College, Pella, IOWA

1993                    "Light Touches", Maison  pour Tous, Calais, FRANCE

1992                    "Art Creating Society", Museum Of Modern Art, OXFORD, ENGLAND

1991                    "Time, Style and Vision", Cleary Gallery, CANTERBURY, ENGLAND

                              "The English Experience",University Gallery, Baylor University, TEXAS

                              "Prints  from the East",University of Central Arkansas, CONWAY, ARKANSAS

1990                    "Politics of Process", Atrium Gallery, University of Connecticut, STORRS, CONNECTICUT

                              "Selections 5", Polaroid Photographs, Photokina 90, COLOGNE, GERMANY

                              "Print Types", Morehead State University, KENTUCKY

1988                     Milan Triennale, ITALY

                               "Panoramamania", Barbican Art Gallery, LONDON, ENGLAND

                               "Prominent Printmakers", Missouri Western State University, MISSOURI

1988                    1st International Mail Art Exhibition - Mercer Gallery, ROCHESTER, N.Y.

                              2nd Biennale Exhibition of Prints, Wakayama, JAPAN.

                              2nd Biennale Exhibition of Prints, Walker Hill Art Center, Seoul, KOREA

1987-88              "The World  Is  Round, Contemporary Panoramas”

                                        Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DELAWARE

                                        Parrish Art Museum, Southamptom, NEW YORK

                                        Arts and Science Center, Nashua, NEW HAMPSHIRE

                                        College Art Gallery, S.U.N.Y., New Palz, NEW YORK

                                        The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NEW YORK

                               "Acid and Light - Contemporary Photo Etching", Allen Memorial Art Museum,Oberlin     College, OHIO

1986                    "Graphic Print '86", Barbican, LONDON

                                I.C.A.F., Olympia, LONDON

                                8th Norwegian International Biennale, Fredrikstad, NORWAY

                                9th British International Print Biennale, Bradford, ENGLAND

                                "Open House"- Brighton Festival Exhibition, ENGLAND

                                "Four Artists", Towner Art Gallery, Eastbourne, ENGLAND

                                 Printmakers Council Exhibition, Fetival,Hall, LONDON, ENGLAND

1985                    "Graphic Biennale", Medina, ITALY

                              "European Graphic Biennale",Baden-Baden, GERMANY

1984                    "2 Dimensions", touring SWEDEN

                              "Elements of Nature", Arts Council  of Great Britain touring exhibition

1982                    "A Mythic Topography", two person exhibition with Stephen Bann touring ENGLAND

                              "British Art  - New Directions", Puck Building, NEW YORK

                              "Printmaking in Britain", British Council Exhibition touring SOUTH AMERICA

1981                    "Landscape - The Printmakers View", Tate Gallery, LONDON

                              "Aspects of Landscape", British Council  ten person show travelling EUROPE  and ASIA

1979                    "Photography into Printmaking", Victoria and Albert Museum, LONDON

1976                      Florence Biennale, ITALY


SELECTED PRINT AND ART COLLECTIONS


Tate Gallery, LONDON

Stedlijk Museum, AMSTERDAM

Victoria and Albert Museum, LONDON

Art Institute of Chicago, CHICAGO

Arts Council of Great Britain

National Museum, WARSAW, POLAND

Museum of  Contemporary Art, SKOPJE, YUGOSLAVIA

The British Council

National Museum of Wales

British Museum, LONDON

New York University

Rogaland Kunstmuseum, STAVANGER, NORWAY

Stavanger Faste Galleri Permanent Collection, NORWAY

Nordnorske Kunstnersenter, LOFOTEN, NORWAY

Museum of Contemporary Graphic Art, FREDRIKSTAD, NORWAY

Whitworth Museum, MANCHESTER, ENGLAND

Graves Art Gallery, SHEFFIELD, ENGLAND

Leeds Art Gallery, ENGLAND

Southampton Art Gallery, ENGLAND

City Arts Centre, EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

Glasgow City Art Gallery, SCOTLAND

University of Toronto, CANADA

University of Kent at Canterbury, ENGLAND

University of Liverpool, ENGLAND

University of London, ENGLAND

University of Essex, ENGLAND

Contemporary Arts Society, LONDON

I.B.M.

Rank Xerox

Polaroid Corporation

Coca Cola Collection

Arthur Anderson Corporation


SELECTED BOOK COLLECTIONS


The National Gallery, Washington

New York Public Library

Museum of Modern Art Library, New York

Whitney Museum of American Art Library, New York

Tate Gallery, London

Victoria & Albert Museum, London

The British Council

Connecticut Center for the Book, Hartford Public Library

The Paul Getty Research Institute Library, California

Houghton Library, Harvard University, CAMBRIDGE

Dartmouth College Library Special Collection, NEW HAMPSHIRE

Ashmoleum Museum, OXFORD, ENGLAND

New York University

Yale Center for British Art, New Haven

Hartford Public Library

Harvard University, Cambridge, Houghton Library

Library of Congress, Washington

Columbia University, New York

Stanford University, San Francisco, Green Library

McGill University, MONTREAL, CANADA

Bridwell Southern Methodist Library, Dallas, Texas

Brown University Special Collections Library, Rhode Island

University of Chicago, Regenstein Library

University of Colorado Library Special Collections

University of Pennsylvania, Van Pelt Library.

University of Connecticut, Babbidge Library

University of San Francisco, California, Richard A. Gleeson Library.

University of California, Rare Books Collection

University of Alberta, Bruce Peel Special Collection, CANADA

Babbidge Library Special Collections, University of Connecticut, STORRS.

Vernon Public Art Gallery, North Okanagan, B.C., Canada

University of Texas, Humanities Research Center, AUSTIN, TEXAS

Rockefeller Library, Brown University , Rhode Island

Vassar College Special Collections Library, New York

Smith College Art Library, Massachusetts

Olana Historical Society, New York

Watkinson Library, Trinity College, Hartford, Connecticut

Chelsea College of Art Library, London

Visual Studies Workshop Library, Rochester, New York

Fletcher Memorial Library, Hampton, Connecticut



PRIZES


1988            Thirteenth International Print Biennale, Cracow, Poland

1986            Ninth British International Print Biennale (2 Prizes)

1982            Sixth Norwegian International Print Biennale

1977            Fifth British International Print Biennale

1975            Fourth British International Print Biennale


AWARDS


2014                Artist in Residence, I-Park, East Haddam, Connecticut

2012                Artist in Residence, I-Park, East Haddam, Connecticut

1998 -99          Visiting Artist - Alden Weir Farmhouse National Park, Wilton, Connecticut

1997                Artist in Residence, Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, New York

1993                Connecticut Commission of The Arts Bursary

1988 - 91         Polaroid Corporation Award, (20:x24" camera), N.Y.,N.Y.

1985                British Council and Norwegian Government sponsored 3 month residency in Lofoten, Norway

1984                British Council Exhibition Grant

1981                Co-ordinated South East Arts  Poem/Print project, England

1977                South East Arts Association Bursary

                        Arts Council of Great Britain Film Award

1976                Edinburgh Arts Scholarship

1975                South East Arts Association Film Award

                        Arts Council of Great Britain Exhibition Award

                        Elected  Member of the Printmakers Council (Committee Member) England


PRINT PUBLISHERS


Circle Press, England

Retigraphic, England (Pratt Contemporary Art), England

Galeri B.K.F.R. Stavanger,  Norway

Littlehampton Museum and Art Gallery

Calvert Intergraphic, London

Georgetown Graphics, Washington, U.S.A.

Brian Smith Fine Arts Limited, England

Christies Contemporary Art


BIBLIOGRAPHY


1996                  Zimmer William  "A Glimpse of Contemporary Taste", The New York Times, February 25

                          Zimmer, William. "On The Edge; Where Nature Comes Together With Culture",

                           The New York Times, January 7

1995                Garber, Susan L. "The Edge Of Town", West Hartford News, December 21st

                          Rosoff, Patricia. "Artists Who Move Mountains", Hartford Advocate, November 2

                          Schwendenwien, Jude. "Joseloff's 'Edge of Town' is Sophisticated Show",

                          The Hartford Courant",November 19th

                          McNally, Owen. "The City, The Land, and Art", The Hartford Courant", November 5th

                          Rosoff., Patricia "Postcards From The Edge", The Hartford Advocate, November

                          Dunlop, Amy. "November in Connecticut", Connecticut Magazine, November

                          Princethal, Nancy . "Artist's Book Beat", The Print Collector's Newsletter, May /June

1993                Cloud, Laura. "The Aesthetic Tourist", Willimantic Chronicle, April

1991                Allen, William. "An Englishman Abroad"  Arte Carte, Italy, January

1986                Sinclair, Nicholas. "Landscapes of the Midnight Sun", British Journal of Photography, April

1985                Refsahl, Ole P. "Vilfange Skiftende tider i Landskapet", Lofotposten, August

1985                Bakke, Dagfinn. "Loften sett med Britiske Grafiker-Pyne", Lofotposten, August

1984                Refseth, Sven enil. "Galeri B.K.F.R. varen 1984", Rogaland Avis ,January

                          Hall, Fay. "Bob Chaplin - Recent Work", Aspects. Spring

                          Koch, Frederic.  "Realistic Landskap med nve Dimensiones", Stavanger Aftenblad, May

                          Burns Guy. "Landscape Prints:, Arts Review, March


BOOKS



2011                “MOW” edition of 150 copies

2008                “Connecticut Arcadia” edition of 18 books

2000                “Boundaries and Markers” edition of 150 handbound books

1997                “Mill River - River Mill “- Book Limited to 100 copies

                           "Connecticut Churches", limited edition hand made book

                            One Indian Tribal Park, Two National Parks" limited edition hand made book

                           "Winter Solstice - Summer Solstice", limited edition hand made book

1994                 "Eminent Views", with Stephen Bann - Limited edition hand made book published by the artist

1986                  Postcards To The Undercliff", with poet Keith Please. Published by Circle Press.

                            Limited to 30 handtinted on handmade paper, plus 220 on Ikonorex Special Matt

1985                 “ North Norway - Nord Norsk ", Published by the artist and Nord Norsk Kunstnersenter

                            Limited to 150 copies


CATALOGUES


1995                "The Edge of Town" Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, HARTFORD  (curator)

                            Introductory Essay

1992                "Art Creating Society", Control Magazine No. 14, Edited by Stephen Willats, M.O.M.A.

                            Oxford catalogue/book

1990                "Beyond The City, The Metropolis", catalogue essay by Stephen Bann, Milan Triennale, Italy

1989                "Bob Chaplin", catalogue essay by Barbara Matilsky, Queens Museum, N.Y.,N.Y.

1987                "The World is Round - Contemporary Panoramas" catalogue essay by Marcia Clarke,

                            Hudson River Museum, N.Y.

                            "Acid and Light - Contemporary Photo Etching", catalogue essay by Sam Walker, Allen

                             Memorial  Art  Museum,Oberlin College, Ohio

1985                "Grafica Internazionale", catalogue essay by Elizabeth Knowles, Pallazo dei Leoni, Messina,

                            Italy

1984                  "Bob Chaplin - Recent Work", catalogue introduction by Stephen Bann, Galeri B.K.F.R.

                             Stavanger, Norway

1983                   "Seven Artists From North Sea  Lands", exhibition catalogue  introduction by Berit Wathne,

                            Galeri B.K.F.R.

                           "On the Meaning of Absence in British Landscape Painting",catalogue introduction by Ian

                            Jeffrey, Landscape Print Exhibition, Brighton Polytechnic Gallery

1982                  "A Mythic Topography", introductory essay for exhibition catalogue by Stephen Bann

1979                  "Photography in Printmaking", by Charles Newton, Victoria and Albert Museum exhibition

                            catalogue

1977                "Aspects of Landscape - Ten English Landscape Artists", essay by Ann Elliot, British Council

                             catalogue


TEACHING AND CURATORIAL


1970 - 73        County Arts Centre, Lewes, England; Course organizor and assistant to the County Art

                           Advisor

1973 - 78        Eastbourne College of Art, England; Lecturer in Printmaking and Foundation Studies

1976 - 78        New England College Annex  in Arundel, England; Organizor of Fine Art and Design

                           courses

1978 - 86        West Sussex College of Design, Worthing ,England; lecturer coordinating Printmaking

                          and Foundation Studios in Horsham annex

1978-85           Exhibition organizer, West Sussex College of Design  exhibition space, WORTHING, ENGLAND


1983                Represented England and helped organize exhibition  'Five Artists From North Sea Countries' at  Galleri      

                          B.K.F.R.Stavanger, Norway.                       

1985                Curated and organized travelling exhibition, 'A Mythic Topography' with Stephen Bann

                          Artist in Residence - Svolvaer Kunstnercenter, Lofoten Islands, Norway.

1986                Curated ‘Landscape into Print”. -  Brighton Polytechnic Gallery, England.

1981 - 86        Visiting lecturer;

                                        Chelsea College of Art, London (Graduate Printmaking)

                                        Brighton Polytechnic (Graduate Printmaking)

                                        West Surrey College of Art and Design ,Farnham (Undergraduate)

                                        Ravensbourne College of Art and Design (Undergraduate)

                                         Stavanger Kunstskool, Norway

1981-86                        Oslo Kunst Acadamie, Norway

                                         Trondheim Kunstskool, Norway

1986                Participated in the Arts Council of Great Britain's Visiting Artist in Schools program


1986                 Became a United States resident


1986-89           Selection Committee, "55 Mercer Gallery, Soho, New York.

1987                  Lecture - Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, N.Y.


1989 - 92        Visiting Lecturer;

                                            West Sussex Institute of Higher Education, England

                                            Brighton Polytechnic, Printmaking Department

                                            University of Connecticut, School of Fine Arts, Storrs, CT


1993                                  Boston University, School  of Visual Arts

                                            Connecticut College, New London, CT


1993 - 96        Adjunct Professor - Hartford Art School, University of Hartford

                           Printmaking/Drawing/Design/Photography

                          'Gardening As Art'


                           Adjunct Professor - University of Connecticut, School of Fine Arts - Creative Photography


1994                Lecture - Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, New York


1995                Curator ’Edge of Town‘ , Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford

                          Lecture - Smith College, Northampton, Massachusetts.

1997                Lecture - Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester

1998                Lecture - “Landscape of Nature” Yale Center for British Art, New Haven


WORKSHOPS


1994                 Photosilkscreen (2 weeks)- Winter term -Hartford Art School

                            Safe Photoetching (2 weeks)- Summerterm - Hartford Art School


1995                  Safe Silkscreenprinting (2 weeks)-Summerterm -Hartford Art School


1996                  Photosilkscreen (2 weeks)- Winter term -Hartford Art School