James Welty
Born: Santa Monica, Ca.

EDUCATION:
1970–74 Rochester Institute of Technology,Rochester,New York
BFA Summa Cum Laude
1973 Ruskin School Of Drawing, Oxford, England
1969 Chicago Art Institute
EMPLOYMENT:
1975 Lithography Instructor, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, Ill.
1975–87 Master Printer and Collaborator to Frank Stella
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:
1973 Gallery 696, Rochester, NY
1975 Chicago Artists Guild, Purchase Prize award
1981 Costume Design for Dan Wagoner Dance Company, world Premier of “Spiked Sonata”, Pace University Performance Hall, NYC, NY
1982 Costume and Set Design for Dan Wagoner Dance Company, World Premier of “Otjibwa Ango”, Joyce Theatre, NYC, NY
1983 Novo Arts Group Show, NYC, NY
Eighth British International Print Biennial, England
1986 Gallery Artists, John Davis Gallery, NYC, NY
1987 Solo Exhibition, John Davis Gallery, NYC, NY
1988 “Innovations in Sculpture 1985-1988”, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1989 Solo Exhibition, John Davis Gallery, NYC, NY
Gallery Artists, John Davis Gallery, NYC, NY
1990 Gallery Artists, John Davis Gallery, NYC, NY
1992 Performance, A Short history of Mirrors, The Kitchen, NYC, NY
1992-94 Exhibition, C.I.T.E. Design, NYC, NY
1992-95 Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, Ca.
Renee Fotouhi Fine Art, NYC, NY
David Sutherland, Dallas, TX
Calvin & Lloyd Art, Norfolk, VA
Felissimo Gallery, NYC, NY
1997 S.O.F.A. International, Chicago, Ill
1998 Sterne Foundation Solo Exhibition, East hampton, NY
1999 Gallery Artists, Davis & Hall Gallery, Hudson, NY
2000 Solo Exhibition, Davis & Hall Gallery, Hudson,NY
“Hindsight/Fore-site” Exhibition, University of Virginia
2001 Three Artists: James Welty, Steven Seigel, Gillian Jagger, Davis & Hall Gallery, Hudson, NY
2002 Group Exhibit, Space and Time Gallery, Hudson, NY
2004 Solo Exhibition, “A Short History of Decay” University Of Virginia Art Museum
2005 Group Exhibit Homegrown Southeast biennial, SECCA, Winston-Salem NC
2006 Group Exhibit, Complicit! Contemporary American Art & Mass Culture, University of Virginia Art museum
BIBLIOGRAPHY:
1987 Toepp, Wayne, “The Dissected Muse: James Welty’s Recent Constructions”, Arts Magazine
Mennekes, Friedhelm, “Interview with James Welty”, Kunst and Kirsche, April, p. 288-91
“Old Master, New Guard”, GQ Magazine, August, p. 173
“Events”, Sculpture Magazine, Sept/Oct p. 47
1988 Scott. martha B., “1988 Innovations in Sculpture 1985-”, The Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield , CT
1989 Raynor, Vivien, “Photos and Sculpture at the Aldrich”, The New York Times, Nov.27, p. 40
Newhall, Edith, “Fall Preview”, New York Magazine, col. 22, No. 36, Sept. 11
1990 Henry, Gerrit, “James Welty at John Davis”, Art in America, march, p. 204
1992 anderson, Jack “Performing at The Kitchen, The New York Times, April 13
Tobias, Toby, “Speechless at The Kitchen”, Village Voice, April 12
1995 Reichl, Ruth, “Gloucester House Cafe”, The New York Times, Sept. 1
2001 Jaeger, William, “When Location is Everything”, Times Union, 3 June 2001:12
Cassai, mary, “Hudson Gallery Features Earth-Centered Sculptures”. Daily Freeman, 8 June 2001:8
2002 Exhibition Catalogue; “Siting Jefferson”, University of Virginia Press
2003 Smith, Emily, “The Shape of Things“, C’Ville Weekly, Charlottesville va. dec. 23, 2003
2004 Brown, Sally, “Pavilion IX”, Virginia Living, March 2004
Latter, Ruth, “Wealth of Welty in two area shows”, The Daily Progress , June 24, 2004
Ryan, Dinah and Paul,Mid-Atlantic Reviews, Art Papers
2005 Halperen, Max, Homegrown biennial, art Papers
ARCHITECTURAL INSTALLATIONS AND FURNITURE DESIGN:
1994 C.I.T.E. DESIGN, NYC, FURNITURE EXHIBIT
1995 Gloucester house Restaurant, NYC
1996 Delmonico Hotel restaurant, NYC
1997 Cypress Bayou Resort and casino, Cypress Bayou, La.
1998 Boxing Cat Restaurant, Greenwich, Ct
1999 American Craft Museum, NYC
David Sutherland Design Dallas Tx
Gallery Of Functional Art, Los Angeles, Ca
2000 Hoffmiller Design, Denver, Co
2001 University Pavilion, University of Virginia
2003 MGM Grand Casino, Zaks, Las Vegas, Nevada