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Jeremiah Gardner Patterson

Jeremiah Gardner Patterson

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Associate Professor of Foundations

jpatterso@hartford.edu
www.jeremiahpatterson.com

MFA, Painting, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford
BFA, Painting, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Jeremiah Patterson's paintings and drawings have been exhibited widely throughout the country, including six one-person shows at the Sherry French Gallery in New York, NY, and two important biennial survey exhibitions of Contemporary Representational Art: Representing Representation V & VI at the Arnot Art Museum in Elmira, NY, and Contemporary American Realism at the Fort Wayne Museum of Art in Fort Wayne, Ind. His work also has been included in more than 90 group exhibitions throughout the United States, including shows at the Arkansas Art Center Museum, Albright-Knox Art Museum, The Flint Museum of Art, The D'Amour Museum of Fine Arts, The Connecticut River Museum, the Wisteriahurst Museum, the Ridderhof-Martin Museum at Mary Washington College, Westfield State College, Anna-Maria College, Elms College, Collin County Community College in Texas, M.A. Doran Gallery, Klaudia Marr Gallery, Elm Tree Gallery, and William Baczek Fine Arts.

His work can be found in more than 100 private and corporate collections, including Art Overseas, Art & Interiors, Inc., Canson, Inc., Galman-Lepow Associates, Inc., and Norfolk Southern Co. Two articles about his still-life paintings have been published in the Spring 1997 and 2003 issues of Watercolor magazine, and a major article on his plein-air landscapes was published in the February/March 2014 issue of Plein-Air Magazine. Since 2000, he has served as co-director of Summer Workshops in Italy.

Gallery

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Career Highlights:
Selected Solo Exhibitions

2014

  • Jeremiah Patterson: Still Life Paintings, Daylily Gallery, South Deerfield, Mass

2012    

  • Observations & Reflections, Mercy Gallery, Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Conn.

2007   

  • Silent Memories, Sherry French Gallery, New York, N.Y
  • Memoirs of Place, Borgia Gallery, College of Our Lady of the Elms, Chicopee, Mass.
  • Memoirs of Place, Art Center Gallery at Miriam Hall, Anna Maria College, Paxton, Mass.
Group exhibitions (museum)

2010    

  • A Celebration of Fine Art, 1950 – 2010, Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Mass.

2007 

  • The Art of Collecting, Flint Institute of the Arts, Flint, Mich.

2006    

  • Contemporary American Realism-Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Group exhibitions (Juried)

2012    

  • Flora & Fauna - Narrative through Iconography, Bertha V.B. Lederer Gallery, SUNY Geneseo, N,Y,  
  • Academic Artists Association 62nd National Exhibition, Karen Sprague Center, Springfield, Mass.
Group exhibitions

2016    

  • La Mostra - The Show, Dodd Gallery, University of Georgia, Athens, Ga.

2015    

  • La Mostra - The Show,Palazzo Vagnotti, Cortona, Italy

2014    

  • In and Of the Land, Five Points Gallery, Torrington, Conn.
  • HAS Faculty Show, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, Conn.

2013    

  • Untarnished,Mercy Gallery - Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Conn.
  • Wethersfield Academy Exhibition, Comstock Ferre & Co., Wethersfield, Conn.
  • HAS Faculty Show, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, Conn.

2010    

  • A Sense of Place,Viviana Hansen Gallery, Franklin, N.Y.
  • Objects of Art, Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.
  • Esprit de Femme, Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.

2009    

  • Small Sizes - Precious Pieces,Sherry French Gallery, New York, N.Y.
  • Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, N.Y.
  • A Moment’s Beauty,Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.
  • Inaugural Group Exhibition,Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.

2008    

  • Contemporary Realism 2008, M.A. Doran Gallery, Tulsa, OK
  • Watermarks II Invitational,The ARTS Gallery, Collin County Comm. College, Plano, TX

2007    

  • Tempera: Ten,Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield State College, Westfield, Mass.
  • Still Lifes, William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, Mass.

2006    

  • 13thAnnual Realism Invitational 2006, Klaudia Marr Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
  • Contemporary Realism 2006,M.A. Doran Gallery, Tulsa, OK
  • Still Lifes, William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, Mass.
  • X: Decade,William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, Mass.
  • Summer Show, William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, Mass.
  • Gallery Artists,Elm Tree Gallery, Franklin, TN
  • HAS Faculty Show, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, Conn.
Collections
  • ART OVERSEAS, New York, N.Y.
  • Art & Interiors, Inc., New York, N.Y.
  • Canson, Inc., South Hadley, Mass.
  • Galman Lepow Associates, Inc., Cherry Hill, NJ
  • Minneapolis Neuroscience Institute, Minneapolis, MN
  • Norfolk Southern Co., Norfolk, VA
  • The Office of the Deans at University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Mass.
  • Wellington Management Company LLP, Boston, Mass.
Awards

2012    

  • Bob Kadis Watercolor Award, Academic Artists Association 62nd Annual National Exhibtion

2010   

  • City of Ragusa Sicily Medal of Art & Culture, presented by Francesco Barone, minister of Art and Culture in recognition for the years of bringing artist groups to Sicily.
Commissions
  • Canson Inc. - Drawing Pad Covers Illustrations & Promotional Materials
  • Norfolk Southern Inc. - Commissioned Portrait of David Goode, CEO
  • David and Susan Goode - Commissioned Double Portrait of their daughters
Magazine, articles, reviews & image repoductions
  • Doherty, M. Stephen. “Jeremiah Patterson - Adapting Studio Procedures to Outdoor Painting.” Plein-air Magazine, Streamline Publishing Inc., (Feb-Mar 2014, Vol. 4, Issue 1): pp. 58-63, (color reproductions)
  • No Author Given. Review of “Morning Shine, 2006, Watercolor.” in Still Life Exhibition at William Baczek Fine Arts Gallery. American Arts Quarterly, Spring 2006: 58.
  • O’Hern, John. “Upcoming Group Show: Untarnished.” American Art Collector, September 2013: pp. 140 – 141 (color reproduction)
  • O’Hern, John. “Museum Curator: The Art of the Other Santa Fe.” American Art Collector, January 2007: pp.44 – 49 (color reproduction)
  • O’Hern, John. “Art Consultant: What’s Old is New Again.” American Art Collector, October 2007: pp. 48 – 53 (color reproduction)
  • Rose, Joshua. “Exhibition proves that still life is not standing still.” American Art Collector, January 2006: pp. 72 – 75. (reproduction)

Newspaper articles, reviews & image repoductions
  • Mellen, Kathleen. “New views on an age-old genre.” Daily Hampshire Gazette, (Northampton, Mass.), January 10, 2006: p. C3.
  • No Author Given. “Area artists’ works shown at Conn. school.” The Republican: Hampshire & Franklin Plus (Springfield, Mass.), Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013: p HFP8
  • No Author Given. “Local Painter to Display Exhibit at Elms College.” The Chicopee Herald (Chicopee, Mass.), Thursday, October 18th, 2007: p 14
  • No Author Given. “Photorealistic Paintings of Jeremiah Patterson in Windsor.” The Courant (Hartford, Conn.), Wednesday, October 30th, 2012
  • No Author Given. “Tempera: Ten exhibit will feature the best of the old with the times that are new.” The Sentinel (Belchertown, Mass.), Thursday, September 27, 2007: p 37
  • No Author Given. “Torrington’s Five Points Gallery Opens New Show, Friday Feb. 7”. The Register Citizen (Torrington, Conn.), February 6, 2014.
  • Ortengren, Jeuley. “Artist Jeremiah Patterson Exhibition at Loomis Chaffee.” Windsor Patch (Wind sor, Conn.), November 6, 2012.
  • Regala, Kristin. “World Travelers to Refined Artists”, The Hartford Informer (West Hartford, Conn.), October 25, 2012.
  • Relihan, Thomas. “More than beautiful: In these still lifes, the details convey meaning.” The Recorder (Greenfield, Mass.), September 11, 2014: cover and p. D1-D2
  • Sheehan, Nancy. “Capturing the Moment – Watercolor artist thinks outside the studio.” The Worcester Telegram & Gazette, April 10, 2007: p. E1 & E6 (photos and reproductions)
  • Tedeschi, Kristina. “Eggs-quisite! Artists tackle a century’s old medium.” The Daily Hampshire Gazette, (Northampton, Mass.), Oct. 18, 2007: Cover and p. C1 (reproduction)
  • Trivedi, Neel. “Gallery shows art work at ‘Water II Invitational.” Plano Courier Star, (Plano, TX), March 23, 2008: cover (reproduction)
Exhibition Juried

2014

  • Academic Artists Association 64th Annual National Exhibition,Vernon Arts Center, Vernon, Conn.
  • Connecticut Watercolor Society Member’s Exhibition, Silpe Gallery, West Hartford, Conn.
  • 11th Annual Arts of Tolland,The Arts Center of Tolland, Tolland, Conn.

2013   

  • Wethersfield Academy Juried Exhibition,Comstock Ferre Co., Wethersfield, Conn.

2008    

  • 34thAnnual Tarpon Springs Fine Arts Festival, Tarpon Springs Chamber, Tarpon Springs, FL
  • 27thAnnual Congressional Arts Competition,Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Conn.

2007

  • 26thAnnual Congressional Arts Competition,Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Conn.

Visiting Artist & Guest Lecture Experience

2015    

  • Lecture: Jeremiah Patterson, Connecticut Art Honor Society, Nagawanuck High School 2014   
  • The Science of Art & Color, Wethersfield Academy, Wethersfield, Conn.

2013    

  • Watercolor Talk, Landscape Workshop at the Deerfield Inn, Deerfield, Mass.
  • Egg Tempera Talk, The Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Conn.
  • Gallery Talk: Materials & Methods, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Conn.
  • Docent’s Gallery Talk: Constructing a Still Life, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, Conn.

2012

  • President’s College Lecture Series: Art & Science of Color, University of Hartford, West Hartford, Conn.
  • Second Saturdays: Open The Window - Egg Tempera Demonstration, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford Conn.
  • Airbrush & Watercolor Technique, The Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Conn.

2011   

  • Lecture: Jeremiah Patterson Paintings, Wethersfield Academy of Art, Wethersfield, Conn.

2010

  • Drawing from the Masters: Watercolor & Pastel, Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Conn.
  • Lecture on Color in Art, Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Conn.
  • Draw Your Dreams,Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Conn.

2009   

  • Floral Fantasies: Fine-Art & Flowers,Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Conn.

2008

  • Visiting Artist & Lecture on my Work, The Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Conn.
  • Renaissance Drawing Techniques Series, Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, Conn.
  • Two Lectures for Docent Training Sessions, Wadsworth Athenaeum Hartford, Conn.

2007   

  • Egg Tempera Lecture, Westfield State College, Westfield, Mass.
  • Lecture on my Work, Elms College, Chicopee, Mass.
  • Lecture and Demonstration, Anna Maria College, Paxton, Mass.

2006

  • Lecture: Creative Activity in an International Context, University of Hartford, West Hartford, Conn.
Workshops directed or given

2015                

  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Assisi/Cortona, Italy

2014                       

  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Cortona, Italy

2013                

  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Cortona, Italy
  • Gaining Control of Watercolor, Wethersfield Academy, Wethersfield, Conn.
  • Egg Tempera Workshop, Wethersfield Academy, Wethersfield, Conn.

2012                

  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Cortona, Italy
  • Gaining Control of Watercolor, Wethersfield Academy, Wethersfield, Conn.

2011                       

  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Tuscany, Italy

2010                

  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Sicily, Italy
  • Egg Tempera Workshop, Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.

2009                        

  • Silverpoint Workshop, Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.

2008

  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Tuscany, Italy2007 
  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Assisi, Italy
  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Tuscany, Italy
  • Gaining Control of Watercolor Workshop, Suncreek Community Center, Allen TX

2006

  • Workshop Co-Director, Summer Workshop in Sicily, Italy
  • Workshop Co-Director,Summer Workshop in Tuscany, Italy