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John Parris 

Selected Exhibitions

2019 Art Fair 14C. Jersey City, NJ Juried Exhibition. 

2018 490 Atlantic Gallery Brooklyn. Group Show: In Plain Sight. 

2017 Wildflower Sculpture Park. Essex County, NJ


2016  George Segal Gallery. Montclair University. Curated by Willie Cole


2015  490 Atlantic Gallery Brooklyn, Outdoor sculpture commission.


2013  490 Atlantic Gallery Brooklyn, NY Two-person exhibition.


2012  Georgia Southwest University. Artist in Residence and exhibition


2008  Aljira Center for Contemporary  Art. Newark. “B Sides” Group exhibition.


2006  Newark Museum. New Jersey Fine Arts Annual.


1998  Montclair Art Museum. New Jersey Fine Arts Annual.


1997  Jersey City Museum.  Recent Acquisitions.


1996  Jersey City Museum.  New Jersey Fine Arts Annual.


1995  Lake George Arts Project.  Artist Choose Artist. Selecting artist.


1994  Jersey City Museum.  "Passages in Sculpture" Group exhibition.


           E. S. Vandam Gallery,  New York City. "Falling Into Place" Group exhibition.


1993  The Newark Museum.  New Jersey Fine Arts Annual.


         Jersey City Museum.  "Contacts" Group exhibition.


1992 Artist Space, New York City. The Neurotic Art show.


          Germans Van Eck Gallery, New York City. Group exhibition.


1991 Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia. Group exhibition and window installation.


1990 Jersey City Museum. New Jersey Fine Arts Annual.


           Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia. Window installation.


1989 Lake George Arts Project, Lake George, NY. Solo exhibition installation.


           Nexus Gallery,  Philadelphia. Invitational group exhibition.


           Jessica Berwind Gallery,  Philadelphia. Group exhibition.


1988  Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island, NY. Outdoor sculpture.


         Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia. Window installation.


1986  "Stokholm" International Workshop.  Dordrecht, Holland.


1985 Temple Gallery, Temple University. Philadelphia, PA "Small Monuments."


1984  Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, PA.


1983  University of Delaware Symposium on 20th Century American Sculpture.


1982  The Delaware Biennial. Newark, Delaware.


         The Delaware Art Museum Annual.  Wilmington, Delaware.




1982  University of Delaware.  BFA sculpture.

1978-80  Philadelphia College of Art.  Film and animation.


Fellowships and Awards


2013  Yaddo residency. Saratoga Springs, NY

1999 Interactive website and exhibition commission.

1994  Yaddo residency Saratoga Springs, NY. Geraldine R. Dodge Fellowship.

1990  Art Matters Inc.  Individual Artist Fellowship.

1988  NY State Council on the Arts grant for Lake George Arts Project installation.

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