Curriculum Vitae – Gillian Jagger


New York University, M.A. 1960

Carnegie Mellon University, (Formally, Carnegie Institute of Technology) B.F.A. 1953

Awards and Grants

2009 Professor Emeritus, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2005 The Nancy Graves Foundation, Grant

2003 Anonymous Was A Woman, Grant

2002 International Association of Art Critics/USA : A Best Show Award

1994 Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation, Inc., Grant

1993 The Lewis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, Grant

1986 New York Foundation for the Arts, Grant

1983 John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, Grant

1980 Creative Artists Public Service (CAPS), Grant

Solo Exhibitions

2013 John Davis Gallery, “And Then and Now,” Hudson, NY

2011 John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY, “Reveal”

2010 Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, Cazenovia, NY, “A Quantum Leap”

2009 Denny Dillon’s The Drawing Room, Stone Ridge, NY , “Kindred Spirits

2009 The Pearl Arts Gallery, Stone Ridge, NY, “Kindred Spirits”

2008 The Violet Ray Gallery, New York, “In Between”

2005 SUNY Ulster, Ulster County Community College, Stone Ridge, NY, “Recent Works”

2004 Phyllis Kind Gallery, New York, “Works on Paper”

2002-03 The Elvehjem Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison WI. “The Art of Gillian Jagger

2002 Phyllis Kind Gallery, New York, “The Absence of Faith”

1999 Phyllis Kind Gallery, New York, “Rift”

1998 Phyllis Kind Gallery, New York, “New Works: Matrice, The Gathering”

1997 Trans Hudson Gallery, New York, “Crosscuts”

1995 Trans Hudson Gallery, Jersey City, “Conadus”

1995 The Katonah Museum Sculpture Garden, Katonah, N.Y., “Recent Works of Gillian Jagger”

1991 Anita Shapolsky Gallery, New York, “Lead Works”

1987 Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, N.Y., “Major Works, A 10 Year Survey”

1986 The Sculpture Center, New York, “Comhla-Ri, (Together With”)

1985 St. Perter’s Church at Citicorp, New York, “Cionneamh”, Interior-Exterior Site Sculpture 1973, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1979, 1981 Lerner-Heller Gallery

1961, 1963, 1964, 1967 Ruth White Gallery

 Group Exhibitions

2012 The American Academy of Arts & Letters, New York, “Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture”

2008 The American Academy of Arts & Letters, New York, “Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture”

2005 The American Academy of Arts & Letters, New York,”American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture”

2005 Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, N.Y., “This Must Be The Place”

2004 SUNY Ulster, Ulster County Community College, Stoneridge, N.Y., ” Stepping Outdoors” 2004 Joseph Scala Gallery, New Woodstock, N.Y., “The Noble Horse-2004”

2003 City of Kingston, Kingston, N.Y., Sculpture Biennial 2003

2001 John Davis Gallery, Hudson, N.Y. “The Shaft” Huddle

2000 Dorsky Gallery, New York, “Symbols of Survival: Images of Animals in Recent Sculpture”

1997 Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, “From The Ground Up”

1997 Art Omi, Ghent, N.Y., “Aedicules”

1997 Elena Zang Gallery, Woodstock, N.Y., “Outdoor Sculpture Show”

1996 The Sculpture Center: New York Benefit

1995 The Proctor Art Center at Bard College, Annandale on Hudson, N.Y. “Body As Metaphor”
1995 Emerson Gallery at Hamilton College, Clinton, N.Y., “Listening to the Earth”

Films & Other

WSYR-TV Ch 9, Syracuse NY, Bridge Street, “A Quantum Leap” Interview July 14

2010 WAMC Northeast Public Radio, The Roundtable Interview with Joe Donahue, “Kindred Spirits” with Gillian Jagger November 25, 2009

“Casting Faith: A Portrait of Gillian Jagger”, A network film by Barbara A Gordon and Richard Schlesinger, 2002, 55 min

“Following Gillian”, A video portrait of Gillian Jagger produced by Whirlwind Creative 2008

Public & Private Collections

Rockland County Community College “Gnoman, Sun Piece”

John Rosekrans’ Runnymede Sculpture Farm, Cal.

The Charles Aldrich Museum of Con-temporary Art, Ct.

Finch College Museum of Art, N.Y.

C.W. Post College Museum, N.Y.

The Charles Bronfman Collection, Montreal Can.

Sen. E. Leo Kolber, Montreal Can.-Edward Villela, Miami, Fla.

Mrs. John Lins,N.Y.

Mrs. Mitzie Dobrin, Montreal Can.

Edward Goodman, Palm Beach

Dr. Robert Silver, N.Y.

Dr. Walter Liedtke, N.Y.

Carleton Varney, N.Y.

Rosemary McNamara, N.Y.

Arthur Weinstein, N.Y.

Bernbice Steinbaum, N.Y.

Debbie Reynolds & Carol Kautzman, N.Y.

Phyllis Kind, N.Y.

Linda Simmons, Col

Marion Griffith, N.Y.

Eamon Furlong, N.Y.

Teaching Positions

Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1968-1978, 1978 to 2007 Professor of Art Graduate School (Retired)

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pa., 1996 – 2010, Visiting Critic

C.W. Post College of Long Island University, Brookville, N.Y., Assistant Professor of Art 1961-68


2011, In a big, new, looming sculpture, artist Gillian Jagger

harnesses tension, uncertain emotion and nature’s strength September 23, 2011

2011 WAMC, Joe Donahue speaks with sculptor Gillian Jagger about her work “Reveal”

2011 The Brooklyn Rail, Brooklyn, NY, “INCONVERSATION – Gillian Jagger with Ben La Rocco”, Sept. 2011, (cover)

2011 Chronogram, “Gillian Jagger: Reveal”, Zan Strumfeld, Sept., 2011

2011 The Brooklyn Rail, Brooklyn, NY, “Gilllian Jagger’s Realiaty and Welcome to It”, Edward M. Gomez

2010 The Post Standard/Stars Syracuse, August 1, “Nature of Life & Death” Katherine Rushworth

2010 Cazenovia Republican, July 14, “International Art Star Coming to Stone Quarry”

2010 Roll Magazine. April/May 2010, Art Highlights Column, “Casting Faith” Film

2010 Poughkeepsie Journal, April 9, “Rosendale to Screen Film on Gillian Jagger” John W Barry

2010 Daily Freeman, April 11, “Life Takes Many Shapes” Paula Ann Mitchell

2010 Woodstock Times, March 18, “Get In Line, Drawing Show Curated & Juried by Gillian Jagger

2009 Poughkeepsie Journal, October 15, “Kindred Spirits” John W. Barr

2009 Woodstock Times, October 15, “Devine Bovines” Paul Smart

2009 Roll Magazine, October/November, “Anime Mundi, All The Same Soul” Ross Rice

2002 The New York Times, June 16, “A Head, A Leg, A Flank: A New Kind of Monument” Edward Gomez

2002 The New York Times, June 21, Weekend, Review, Holland Cotter

2002 The New York Observer, July 1-8, Currently Hanging, Mario Naves

2002 Art News, September, Review, Cynthia Nadelman

2002 Sculpture, September, “Abstraction & Empathy, Once Again”, Donald Kuspit

2002 Art in America, November, Review, Robert Taplin

2002 The Capital Times, November 27, Lifestyles, “Bringing Death to Life”, Kevin Lynch

2002 Sculpture, December, Review, Johnathan Goodman

2002 The Capital Times, December 5, “Jagger Show is Best of 02”, Jacob Stockinger

2002 Wisconsin State Journal December 8, Showcase, “Jagger’s Art, Animal, Vegetable, Visceral”, Amanda Henry

2000 The New York Times, November 12, “They Speak for the Animals, and Through Them”, Edward Gomez

1999 The New York Times, April 9, “Gillian Jagger and Charles Sargeant Jagger, Ken Johnson

1999 Sculpture, October, Review, Michael Klein

1999 Art In America, November, “Gillian Jagger at Phyllis Kind”, Janet Koplos

1998 Review, March 15, “Gillian Jagger, New Works”, Douglas F. Maxwell

1998 Review, March 1, “Gillian Jagger, Recent Works”, Jeanne C. Wilkinson

1998 The Village Voice, March 17, “Gillian Jagger”, Kim Levin

1998 Simon Says, March, “Gillian Jagger, Matrice”, Simon Watson

1997 Review, Feb 15, “Gillian Jagger: Crossing the River”, John Perreault

1997 Review, Feb 15, “Gillian Jagger,Trans Hudson Gallery”, Jeanne C. Wilkinson

1997 N.Y. Soho Magazine, March, Elizabeth Neuman

1997 Arts Magazine, July, Jonathan Goode, Review

1996 Sculpture, March, Beverly Russell, “In the Studio: Gillian Jagger”

1995 Art Forum, Dec, David Levi Strauss, Review

1995 The New York Times, Aug 27, William Zimmer, Review

1995 The New York Times, Aug 18, Holland Cotter, Review

1994 New York Magazine, March 28, “Art”/Kay Larson

1993 Rockland Journal News, Sept 23, “Sculpture Unveiled At RCC”, photo

1993 Rockland Journal News, Sept 17, “Rockland’s Stonehedge, A modern Day Megalith

1993 Rises at R.C.C.” Nancy Cacioppo

1992 Art News, Nov, “In the Tradition, Part II”

1991 The New York Times, July 12, “Art in Review”, Michael Brenson

1991 Art Forum, Nov, Donald Kuspit, Review

1990 Sunday Freeman People, Sept 9, Feature “Wild at Heart”, Mildred Barker

1987 The Village Voice, Dec 1, “Choices”,Levin, Review

1987 The New York Times, Nov 27, Michael Brenson, Review

1987 Staten Island Advance, Nov 27, “Stone Talks at the Newhouse Gallery”, Michael J. Fressola

1987 Staten Island Advance, Oct 23, “This Land is Their Land”, Michael J. Fressola

1987 Woman’s Studio Workshop, Nov 27, Mary McCoy, Feature

1986 The New York Times, Feb 7, Michael Brenson, Review

1985 The New York Times Weekend, July 19, “Whats New Around Town in Outdoor

1985 Sculpture”, Michael Brenson

1983 The Sunday Freeman, Apr 17, Photo

1983 Ellenville News, Aug 11, Feature, “Kerhonkson Sculptor Wins Guggenheim”

1983 Woodstock Times, June 16, “Geological Art Awareness” Tram Combs

1983 Arts Magazine, Mar, Judith Tannenbaum, Review

1975 The Soho Weekly News, Jan 23, “Five Uptown Shows”, John Gruen

1975 Art International, Mar 20, Review

1975 Arts Magazine, March Issue, Judith Tannenbaum, Review

1973 Art World, Frances Beatty, Review

1970 The Prattler, Mar 11, “Art Ed; Hang on to What We’ve Got”, Josie D’Agostino

1968 Progressive Architecture, “Observing The Arts: Manhattan ’67

1967 The Buffalo Evening News, Aug 24, “Buffalo Artist Wins $ 1,000. Prize”

1967 The Village Voice, Sept 15, Review

1967 The New York Times, Sept 8, Photo Review

1967 Art News, Oct Issue, Vol 66, No 6, John Perreault Review

1967 Arts Magazine, Sept-Oct Issue, “Pearlstein, Jagger, Whitman, Gutman”, Gordon Brown, Photo Review

1967 Daily Telegraph, London, Aug 24, “Around America, $ 1,000. Art Prize”

1965 Art Voices, Vol 4, No 1, “On The Road To Fame”, Gordon Brown

1964 Pictures on Exhibit, Oct, Anna Brescia, Review

1964 Artists Select, Finch College Museum of Art, Oct-Dec

1964 The New York World Telegram, Aug 24, “Manhole Covers Make For Holesome Art”

1964 Maxine Lowry, Feature

1964 CBS Television News, Sept 10, Walter Cronkite

1964 The New York Times, Stuart Preston Review

1964 Look Magazine, Sept Issue, Review

1964 The New York Post, Sept 20, “In The Art Galleries”, Charlotte Willard

1964 London Daily Telegraph, Oct 4, Review

1964 She, Sept 16, Review

1964 Seeing, (Norwegian Weekly), Aug 24, “On The Arts”, Review

1964 Art World: Italia, “New York Artist Gillian Jagger” Review

1963 Art News, Sidney Tillim, Photo Review

1963 Art Digest, Photo Review

1963 Pictures On Exhibit, Apr, Gordon Brown, Review

1963 The New York Times, Stuart Preston, Review

1961 Art News, September Issue, John Perreault Review

1961 Art Voices, Sept Issue, Gordon Brown, Review

1961 Pictures On Exhibit, April, Irma Jaffe, Review

1961 Art News, Apr, John Russel, Review