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Richard Hunt:

RICHARD HUNT
1017 West Lill Avenue Chicago,
Illinois 60614 (773) 929-6161

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Curriculum Vitae

Born:
September 12, 1935


Education:
Public School, Chicago, Illinois
University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois
University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, B.A.E. 1957, Chicago, Ilinois
Awarded James Nelson Raymond Foreign Travel Fellowship upon graduation: Travel and Study. England, France, Spain, Italy 1957-1958
Military Service: United States Army 1958-1960

Fellowships, Prizes, Awards:

1956,1961,1962

Logan Prize, The Art Institute of Chicago

1957

Palmer Prize, The Art Institute of Chicago

1962

Campana Prize, The Art Institute of Chicago

1962-1963

John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship

1965

Tamarind Artist Fellowship (Ford Foundation)

1970

Cassandra Foundation Fellowship

1993

Lincoln Academy of Illinois Fellow

1998

American Academy of Arts and Letters, Elected to Membership

1999

National Academy of Design, Elected to Membership

2003

Watrous Prize, National Academy of Design

2005

Hoffman Prize, National Academy of Design

Honorary Degrees:
1972 Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, Illinois
1973 Dayton Art Institute School, Dayton, Ohio
1976 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan
1977 Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois
1979 Colorado State University, Fort Collins, Colorado
1982 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois
1984 Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois
1986 Monmouth College, Monmouth, Illinois
1987 Roosevelt University, Chicago, Illinois
1991 Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts
1996 Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois
1997

Governors State University, University Park, Illinois
North Carolina A & T University, Greensboro, North Carolina

2007 University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana

Selected Professorships and Artist Residencies:

1960-1961

The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

1960-1962

University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

1964

Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

1968-1969

Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois

1977-1978

Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri

1988

Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, Michigan

1989-1990

Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts

1997

Michigan State University, East Lansing, Michigan

Selected Professional and Cultural Activities:

1968-1974

Member, National Council on the Arts

1970-1975

Member, Illinois Arts Council

1972-1976

Board of Directors, College Art Association

1974-1994

Board of Directors, American Council for the Arts

1975-1979

Board of Trustees, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago

1978-1983

Yale University Council Committee on Art

1980-1988

Commissioner, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution

1984-1988

Advisory Committee, Getty Center for Education in Arts

1984-1996

Board of Directors, International Sculpture Center

1994-1997

National Board, Smithsonian Institution

Selected Public Collections:

 

Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, New York

 

The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

 

Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio

 

The Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.

 

Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, Missouri

 

Los Angeles County Museum, Los Angeles, California

 

National Gallery, Washington, D.C.

 

National Museum of American Art, Washington, D.C.

 

National Museum of Israel, Jerusalem, Israel

 

Nelson Gallery-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, Missouri

 

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York

 

Milwaukee Museum, Milwaukee, Wisconsin

 

The Museum of Modern Art, New York, New York

 

Museum of the Twentieth Century, Vienna, Austria

 

Snite Museum, Notre Dame University, Notre Dame, Indiana

 

Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, New York

 

Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York

 

The Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, Kansas

 

Telfair Museum, Savannah, Georgia

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

1958

Alan Gallery, New York, New York

1960

Alan Gallery, New York, New York

1963

Alan Gallery, New York, New York

1963

B.C. Holland Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1965

Felix Landau Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1966

B.C. Holland Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1967

Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio

1967

Milwaukee Art Center (Retrospective), Milwaukee, Wisconsin

1968

B.C. Holland Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1968

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1969

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1970

B.C. Holland Gallery, New York, New York

1970

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1971

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1971

The Museum of Modern Art (Retrospective), New York, New York

1971

The Art Institute of Chicago (Retrospective), Chicago, Illinois

1973

Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, Indiana

1973

Oklahoma Art Center, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

1973

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1975

The University of Iowa Museum of Art, Iowa City, Iowa

1975

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1976

Sears Bank and Trust Company, Chicago, Illnois

1976

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1976

B.C. Holland Gallery, Chicago, Illnois

1977

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1978

The Art Center, Waco, Texas

1978

Washington University and Laumeier Sculpture Park. St. Louis, Missouri

1978

Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, South Carolina

1979

The Wichita Art Museum, Wichita, Kansas

1979

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1981

Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, Missouri

1982

Miami University Art Museum, Oxford, Ohio

1983

Terry Dintenfass Gallery, New York, New York

1984

Fairweather-Hardin Gallery, Chicago, Illnois

1984

Terry Dintenfass Gallery, New York, New York

1985

G.R. N’Namdi Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

1985

Martin Gallery, Washington, D.C.

1986

Columbia College Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1986

Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio

1986

Terry Dintenfass Gallery, New York, New York

1987

Century City, Los Angeles, California

1987

DeGraff Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1987

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1987-1988

U.S.I.S. Touring Exhibit organized by Los Angeles Museum of African American Art, Lagos, Monrovia, Accra Cotonou, Lome, Dakar, Abidjan

1989

Dorsky Galleries, New York, New York

1990

Kalamazoo Institute of Art, Kalamazoo, Michigan

1990

Printworks Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1991

Gwenda Jay Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1991

Louis Newman Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1992

Shidoni Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

1994

Woodlot Gallery, Sheboygan, Wisconsin

1995

Worthington Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1996

Worthington Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1996

Snite Museum, Notre Dame University, Notre Dame, Indiana

1996

Addison/Ripley Fine Art, Washington, DC

1997

Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, New York

1997

Andre Zarre Gallery, New York, New York

1998

Museum of African-American History, Detroit, Michigan

1998

Illinois State Museum, Chicago and Springfield, Illinois

1998

Lakeside Gallery, Lakeside, Michigan

1998

Holland Area Arts Council, Holland, Michigan

1998

Worthington Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

1999

Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, Missouri

1999

Museum of Art Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

2000

Frederik Meijer Sculpture Garden, Grand Rapids, Michigan

2000

Foundry Gallery, Sacramento, California

2001

Noel Gallery, Charlotte, North Carolina

2006

Worthington Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

2007

Lubeznik Art Center, Michigan City, Indiana

2007

Elmhurst College, Elmhurst, Illinois

2008

The Scupture Center, Cleveland, Ohio

Selected Recent Commissions and Sculptures in Public Places:

2004

Progress
welded stainless steel

North Carolina A&T State University
Greensboro, North Carolina


2005


Timescape and Steel Away
welded corten steel
North Carolina School of the Arts
Winston-Salem, North Carolina


2005


We Will
welded stainless steel
Heritage Building
Chicago, Illinois


2006


Crossroads Plaza
7 Sculptures
welded bronze
Lewis and Clark Community College
Godfrey, Illinois


2006


Quest for Peace
welded stainless steel
Adlai Stevenson High School
Lincolnshire, Illinois


2008


Muskegon Rising

welded stainless steel
Roundabout Western and Third Aves, Muskegon, Michigan

 

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