Curriculum Vitae – Jon Isherwood


Born – England resides USA



Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, University of New York at Plattsburgh

M.F.A. Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York

B.A. with honors, Canterbury College of Art, Canterbury, England

Leeds College of Art, Leeds, England


Exhibitions One Person

2016 – John Davis Gallery, Hudson NY

2013 – De Cordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Boston, Mass.

2011 – John Davis Gallery Hudson NY

2009 – John Davis Gallery, Hudson NY

2007 – John Davis Gallery, Hudson NY

– Brill Gallery, North Adams, Mass

2006 – Reeves Contemporary, New York City NY

2005 – C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD

2004 – John Davis Gallery, New York City, NY

2003 – TSL Gallery, Hudson, New York

2001 – Clarke Fine Art Southampton, New York

– Maiden Lane Exhibition Space, New York City, New York

– Woods Street Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

– John Davis Gallery, Hudson New York

2000 – C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

1999 – Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum, Hamilton, Ohio

1998 – C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

– Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, N.C

1997 – The Sculpture Court; South Hampton, Long Island, N.Y.

1996 – C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland

1995 – Usdan Gallery; Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont

1994 – Myers Gallery; State University of New York, Plattsburgh, New York

1993 – David Beitzel Gallery; New York City

1992 – Kathleen Laverty Gallery, Edmonton, Canada


Exhibitions – Group

2018  ON FORM, Oxford, UK

Villa Bertellini, Forte Die Marmi, Italy

2017 MESH UP, Oldham Gallery, Oldham UK

2016 HARD COPY, Lombardi, Pietrsanta, Italy

2016 MESH UP Manchester University gallery, Manchester UK

Peninsula exhibition space Beijing China

Digital here and Now, Bennington Museum VT

The Sculptor’s Eye, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA

2015 – Villa Strozzi, Florence, Italy

MCAD Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2014 – Museum of Contemporary Art, Beijing China

– Museum of Architecture and Sculpture, Peitrasanta, Italy

– National Museum of Archeology, Florence. Italy

– Greenwood Gardens, NJ

2013 – Dingli Gallery, Fujian, China

– John Davis Gallery, Hudson NY

– Rolls Royce Head Quarters London UK

2012 – Morrison Gallery Kent CT

2011 – 1st Datong international biennial curated by Dr. Peng Feng

– Danese Gallery NYC

– Sculpture on Governor’s Island NYC

– Tomorrow gallery Beijing China

– New Sculpture at Cass Sculpture Foundation UK

2010 – Mc Nay Museum San Antonio, TX

– Sculpture Invitational, Governors Island. NYC

– Tomorrow Gallery, Beijing China

2009 – New Drawings Governors Island, NYC Curated by Rachel Leibowitz

– Grimaldis Gallery Baltimore MD

– Jinse Gallery Chongqing China

2008 – Today Museum Beijing, China

– Duolin Museum Shanghai, China

– Belgravia square, London, England

– Mc Nay Museum San Antonio TX

– Grimaldis Gallery Baltimore MD

2007 – Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton NJ

– Brattleboro Museum, Brattleboro, VT

2006 – University of Western Michigan, MI

– City of Clayton, Clayton Arts council, Missouri

– Spheris Gallery, Barrows Falls VT

– John Davis Gallery, Hudson NY

2005 – Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD

– Locks Gallery, Philadelphia PA

2004 – John Davis Gallery, New York City, NY

– Rockland Center for the Arts, Rockland, NY

– Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore MD

2003 – Easton Academy, Easton, Maryland

– Sculpture Project Bristol Meyers squib Hopewell campus, NJ

– Concepts Gallery, London, England

2002 – 21st Century British Sculpture. Peggy Guggenheim Museum, Venice, Italy

– Denver City Art Museum, Denver, Colorado

– Omi Sculpture Park, Omi, New York.

2001 – ISC Collection, Woods Street Gallery Chicago Illinois

– Pier Walk 2001, Navy Pier Chicago Illinois

– Elmhurst Museum of Art, Elmhurst. Illinois

“Drawings and models” Derby City Museum and Gallery, Derby, England

2000 “Drawing and models” Kunsthalle, Manheim, Germany

– “PierWalk 2000” 99,98,97 Chicago Navy Pier, Chicago Illinois.

1999 -. Plattsburgh State University Museum, Plattsburgh New York

– Drawings and Models Exhibition at Noorbrandants Museum, Hertogenbosch, Holland

“Working in the Third Dimension”  Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga

1998 – 98/2008 Sculpture at Goodwood, England

1997 – “International Stone Exhibition,” Hualien County Cultural Center; Taiwan

1996 – “6 Sculptors”, C. Grimaldis Gallery; Baltimore, Maryland

– Socrates Sculpture Park, 11th Anniversary; Long Island City, New York

1995 – “Sculptors” Gallery One Ten Green Street, New York City

– Exhibition; Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey

– C. Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland



2017    Honorary Citizenship, Minucciano, Italy

2003 – Honorary Doctor of Fine Arts, University of New York at Plattsburgh

2001 – FSP/ Jerome Foundation Fellowship. Minnesota

1993 – Pollock Krasner Foundation; New York City, New York


Collections Public

US Embassy, Oslo, Norway

City of San Antonio, Texas

National Museum of China, Beijing, China

Mac Nay Museum, San Antonio, Texas

Fidelity international London UK

I S.C. Collection II. Washington D.C.

Datong museum of sculpture, Datong China

Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park and Museum, Hamilton, Ohio

Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey

Evening Star Building, Washington, D.C.

Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, Tennessee

Bennington College, Bennington, Vermont

Krasl Art Center, Saint Joseph, Michigan

State University of  New York, Plattsburgh, New York

University of  Staten Island, Staten Island, New York

Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York

Academy Art Museum, Easton, Maryland

Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, New York

Schweinfurth Museum, Auburn, New York

Schine Center, Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York

Minnesota Public Art St Paul Minnesota

Museum of Outdoors, Englewood, Colorado

Omi sculpture park Ghent, NY

New York Universities, New York

Philip & Muriel Berman Museum, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA

Lehigh Hospital, Allentown, Pennsylvania

Mendel Public Art Gallery, Saskatoon, Canada

Bristol Myers Squibb Princeton NJ


Selected Bibliography

2018  On Form, London Times magazine June 2018

2017   Metamorphic resonance, Pietrasanta, Italy

2016 – Hard Copy Pietrasanta , Italy July 2016

2015 – Yale Radio Yale Hew Haven CT Nov 2015

2014 – Greenwood gardens exhibition catalogue Karen Wilkin Sept 2014

2013 – Dingli Museum exhibition catalogue Tang Yau Nov 2013

2012 – Hudson Review In the galleries Karen Wilkin fall 2012

2010 – Sculpture magazine review Governors Island Karen Gover Oct 10

2009 – Baltimore Sun Arts review sculpture show, Grimaldis Gallery, June 09

2008 – Digital Stone Exhibition catalog essays Donald Kuspsit, Robert Morgan,

William Ganis, Tang Yao, Weng Jian Qing Oct 08

– The Culture show BBC television March 08

2007 – New York Times Arts review Benjamin Genocchio Dec 16th 07

– The Princeton Times. Arts review Janet Purcell Oct 6th 07

– WAMC Public radio The round table July 8th 07

2006 – Baltimore Sun critics corner Glen McNatt June 06

2005 – Art in America review Karen Wilkin June 05

– Modern British Sculpture Book by Guy Portelli, Shiffer press

– Art News National review locks gallery PA Nov 2005

– Goodwood Publications 1998 to 2005

2004 – New York Sun review David Cohen Oct 04

– Sculpture Magazine Interview with Eric Gelber Sept 2004

2003 – Washington Post Museum review. Michael O Sullivan. March 03

– Art interview with Eric Gelber Nov 03

2002 – Thinking Big Guggenheim museum Venice, Catalogue

2001 – Sculpture magazine National review, Alistair Noble Oct 2001

2000 – Art News “National Reviews Jon Isherwood at the Grimaldis, Oct 00

Sculpture Magazine Sarah Tanguy,” Interior Passages” a conversation

1999 – Les Cahiers de la Sculpture Valerie Vivamlos, London, and Paris,

– Sixty Minutes Tim Marlow, Sculpture at Goodwood. July 99

– Jon Isherwood Sculptor. Channel 6 News. CBS. Albany, New York.

1998 – Cincinnati Enquirer Findsen, Cincinnati, Ohio. July 98

– Sarah Tanguy, Exhibition Catalog, Grimaldis Gallery, Baltimore, Maryland. June 98

1997 – Socrates Sculpture Park, 10th Anniversary, Exhibition Catalogue, Long Island City, New York

1996 – Sculpture Magazine Sarah Tanguy – Jon Isherwood, Washington D.C. May 96

– Partisan Review Karen Wilkin, At the Galleries, New York, Spring 96

1994 – Pauline Pinard Bogaert, Ursinus Sculpture Show, Philadelphia Inquirer, 26th June 94

1992 – “, New York Times Vivian Raynor, “Kouros Sculpture Center, New York, October 92

– The Independent Dalya Alberge, “Chain of Thought”,  London, October 92