SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016   I Am She, AvS Gallery , Alexey von Schilippe Gallery of Art, UConn, Groton, CT

2012   I Am She, Solo Exhibition, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT

2007   Solos Exhibition, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT


 

SELECTED INVITATIONAL / SMALL GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018-19 In Plain Sight/Site, Artspace, New Haven, CT, (curator, Niama Safia Sandy)

2018   Deconstructing the Conversation! Morgan Contemporary Glass Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, NCECA 2018

2017   Of Art And Craft, Flinn Gallery, Greenwich, CT 

2016   In Form: Contemporary Sculptural Ceramics, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY 

2016   Hot Pots, Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY (curator, Judith Schwartz, PhD)

2015   Jocelyn Braxton Armstrong and Laura Neher, Harmony, Gallery Flux, Ashland, Virginia

2014   Home, Worrell Smith Gallery, Westport, CT

2013   Red Door Gallery, by invitation, Richmond VA

2012   Gallery Flux,, Ashland, VA

2012   Voce di, 43-45 Grand St, Soho, NYC

2011   Heat, The Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT

2009   The Perfect Fit: Shoes Tell Stories, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA

2009   House Project, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT (Curator, Terri Smith)

2009   Soft Serve, CT Commission on Culture & Tourism Gallery, Hartford, CT

2009   The Artists of American Fabrics, City Lights Gallery, Bridgeport, CT

2008   New Gallery Artists, Sherrie Gallerie, Columbus, OH 

2008   The Shape of Time/The Nature of Change, Carriage Barn Arts Center, New Canaan, CT 

2007   Solos Exhibition, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT

2006   New Members’ Show, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT

2006   Aldrich Undercover, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT 

2005   Radius Emerging Artists 2005, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT

2004   The Winners Circle, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT

 

 

SELECTED JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2018   Defining Form 2018, Untitled Space Gallery, NY, NY (juror: Indira Cesarine)

2016   The Nude Figure, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA (jurors, Paul DuSold & Scott Noel)

2016   Tristate of Mind, Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY (juror, Leslie Ferrin)

2015   65th Annual Art of the Northeast, Silvermine Arts Center, New Canaan, CT (jurors: Michelle Grabner and Brad Killam, Co-founders of the Suburban and the Poor Farm)

2015   Voices: An Artists Perspective, National Association of Women Artists Gallery, NYC, (jurors: Joan McLoughlin, McLoughlin Gallery, San Francisco & Amanda Uribe, gallery nine, NYC)

2014   Looking at Ourselves: A Survey of Contemporary Figurative Sculpture, Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore MD (Juror, Adrian Arleo)

2013   Art In Clay, BWAC, Red Hook Brooklyn Gallery, NYC, (Juror, David McFadden, Exhibitions Curator, MAD, NYC)

2013   Stories We Tell, Women's Caucus for Art, Phoenix Gallery, New York, NY

2010   25th International Juried Show, Visual Arts Center of NJ (Juror: Joan Young, Associate Curator of Contemporary Art, Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY)

2010   18th San Angelo National Ceramics Competition, San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, San Angelo, TX (Juror, Sherman Hall, Editor, Ceramics Monthly)

2010   31st Annual Contemporary Crafts, Mesa Contemporary Arts, Mesa, AZ (Juror, Jane Sauer, Owner/Director, Jane Sauer Gallery, Santa Fe, NM)

2009   Craftforms, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA (Juror, Bruce Pepich, Director, Racine Art Museum, Racine, WI)

2009   Glow, Ann Marie Garden Sculpture Park & Arts Center, Dowell, MD (in association with the Smithsonian Institution)

2008   Craft USA ’08, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT (Juror, Gretchen Keyworth, Director, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA)

2008   59th Annual Art of the Northeast, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT, (Juror, Thom Collins, Director, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY)

2008   The Paradox of Water, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT (Juror, Mary Sabbatino, VP/ Partner, Galerie Lelong)

2007   Feats of Clay XX, Lincoln Arts and Culture Foundation, Lincoln, CA (Juror, Sherman Hall)

2006   57th Annual Art of the Northeast,Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT. (Juror, Ben Barzune, Senior Associate, Knoedler & Co. New York, NY)

2005   Craft USA ‘05, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT (Juror, Gail M. Brown, Independent Curator of Contemporary Craft)

2003   The Big Show, Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT (Juror, Adam Weinberg, Director, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY)



RESIDENCIES

2020   Upcoming September 2020 - Buffalo Creek Art Center, Gardnerville, NV



SELECTED AWARDS, GRANTS & HONORS 

2015   Voices: An Artists Perspective, Juror’s Choice Award, National Association of Women Artists Gallery, NYC, (juror: Joan McLoughlin, McLoughlin Gallery, San Francisco)

2013   Bruce Museum Outdoor Arts Festival, First prize Sculpture

2012   Brooklyn Museum's Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art: Feminist Art Base, work included by invitation, Brooklyn, NY

2008   Artist Fellowship Grant, CT Commission on Cultural & Tourism

2008   Carol Eisner Award for Best Sculpture, 59th Art of the Northeast, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT (Juror, Thom Collins, Director, Neuberger Museum of Art, NY) 

2008   “Emerging Artists: 10 Talents Turning Heads,” American Style, August issue

2007   Selected Emerging Artist of 2007, Ceramics Monthly, May issue

2006   The Mollie and Albert Jacobsen Award for Sculpture, 57th Annual Art of the Northeast, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT (Juror, Ben Barzune, Senior Associate, Knoedler and Company, New York, NY)

2005   Juried Artist Member of Silvermine Guild of Artists, New Canaan, CT

2005   Selected Radius Emerging Artist, Curatorial Review and Exhibition, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT 

2003   Selected Winner, The Big Show, Westport Arts Center (Juror, Adam Weinberg, Director, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY)

 


BIBLIOGRAPHY

In Our Backyard, exhibition catalog, pg 8 & 68, Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY, September 2016

Exposure, Ceramics Monthly, January 2016, Tristate of Mind, Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY

One Cool Thing, CT POST Sunday Magazine, section D3, November 29, 2015

Voices: An Artists Perspective, exhibition catalog, page 6 &14, Unitewomen.org, September 2015

Exposure, Ceramics Monthly, November 2014, Looking at Ourselves: Contemporary Figure, Baltimore

Stories We Tell, Exhibition catalogue, page 17, Women’s Caucus for Art, September 2013       

The Perfect Fit; Shoes Tell Stories, Wendy Tarlow Kaplan, exhibition catalogue, June 2009

The Courage to Create, American Style, Sara Jerome, 2008 Emerging Craft Artists, August 2008

Intense Artist, Phyllis A.S. Boros, Connecticut Post, July 8, 2007

Sexy Ceramics, Lorraine Gengo, Fairfield Weekly, June 2007

Emerging Artists 2007. Ceramics Monthly, Focus: Emerging Artists, May 2007

Jocelyn Braxton Armstrong Radius Artist, Richard Klein, exhibition catalogue, 2005

 


EDUCATION

2000-2005  Silvermine School of Art, New Canaan, CT

1987-1992  Parsons School of Design Continuing Studies - Ceramics, New York, NY

1980      BFA, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD



WORK EXPERIENCE

2019-Present Adjunct Professor, Ceramics, Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY

2017-2018 Community Outreach Instructor – Clay Art Center, Port Chester, NY

2003-Present Jocelyn Braxton Armstrong Ceramics, Studio Practice – Bridgeport, CT

1981-2000   Freelance Fashion Stylist/Editor, New York, NY