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SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

            The Hamilton Center for the Arts, Hamilton NY, 2013

            The Vineyard Gallery, 2013

            The Kirkland Art Center, Solo Show, Clinton, NY 2010

            The Earlville Opera House, Solo Show, Earlville NY

            Joan Derryberry Gallery, Solo Show, Tennessee,

            The Arts Center in Orange, Solo Show, Virginia.

            The Artful Lodger, Solo Show, Clinton NY

            The Edgewood Gallery, Solo Show, Syracuse NY

            Rome Art Center, Solo Show, Rome NY,

            Kanvas Gallery, Solo Show, New York City

            Imagine, Skaneateles, NY, 2014

           

           

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

            Arts in Embassies Program, US Embassy, Bangladesh, 2006-2007

            Tamarind Gallery, Sonic Chromatic, New York City, 2009

            Munson Williams Proctor Institute, 62nd, NY State Artists, 2010

            The Edgewood Gallery, Syracuse NY 2014

            Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, 2014

            The Delavan Gallery, “Fusion”, Syracuse NY, 2009

            Made In NY, Schweinfurth Memorial, Auburn, NY, 2008

            HEADshots, Cazenovia College Gallery, 2009

            H2ONY, The Limestone Gallery, Fayetteville, NY 2008

            Syracuse Technology Garden, 2006

            VAS Group Show, Liverpool, NY 2006

            May Memorial Gallery, 2006

            The Kirkland Art Center, Clinton, NY 2006,

            The Erie Canal Museum, Savanna Du, 2006

            Sculpture Space, Utica, NY

            “Postcards from the Edge”

            New Arts Program, Group show, Kutztown, Pa, 2006, 2007, 2008

            Apexart, Curatorial Biennial, New York, 2007

            16x16 Small Works Show, Limestone Art Gallery, Fayetteville, NY 2007

            Link Gallery, Syracuse University, Syracuse NY. 2008

            Edgewood Gallery, Syracuse, NY, Figure Show, 2008

            “Minumental”, Convergy’s Gallery, Cincinnati, Oh, 2008

            WEFD figure drawing show, Syracuse, NY, 2007

            Orange Line Gallery, Syracuse NY,

            Art For The Bridges, 2008, Dallas Texas.

 

 

Public Works:

            Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, “Quite Eyes” 2007

            “Post Modern Reliquary, ha ha ha,” City ofSyracuse,

            “Bottle Girl”, Cazenovia College Sculpture Court, 2008

            Trump Towers Pedestrian Bridge, Proposal, New Rochelle, 2007

            White Bread Chair to be Consumed by Critters, Matt Estate, Utica NY

           

PUBLICATIONS, REVIEWS, MOVIES AND LECTURES:

 

Munson Williams Proctor Institute, catalog and essay, 2010

“Sketchbook” collection of drawings and proposals for projects, published 2008

Sonic Chromatic catalog and essay,Tamarind Art, NYC, 2009

United States Embassy Dhaka, exhibition catalog, 2007

“Daddy’s Little Girls”, 9 paintings used in Tyler Perry’s film, 2007

“Please Give” Several Paintings used in movie, staring Katherine Keener

“Dial a Prayer” several paintings used in movie staring William H Macy

            Stone Canoe Journal, #3, 2009

            Open Figure Drawing, 2008 Exhibition Catalog

            Artist Lecture, Rome Art Center, Rome NY, 2007

            Portrait, literary quarterly. 8 paintings with Hugh Fox’s Poetry, 2008

            Artist Lecture, Cazenovia College, 9-09

            Artist Lecture, The Schweinfurth Memorial Gallery, 2008

            The Post Standard, Review July 2008

            The Syracuse New Times, Review, 2009

            Artist Lecture, Joan Derryberry Gallery, 2008

            Katherine Rushford, Syracuse Post Standard, “Made in NY” 2008

            Katherine Rushford, Syracuse Post Standard, “H20NY” 2008

            Master classes Sense of Drawing, Syracuse University, 2013, 2011

           “Flora’s Lot” commissioned artwork for a German movie about an artist.

           

COLLECTIONS:

Private collections in New York, Ohio, Florida, South Carolina , California and France, Public collections include Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, City of Syracuse, Cazenovia College and City of Rome

 

EDUCATION:

            SUNY New Paltz, Fine Arts

            Art Academy of Cincinnati, Painting, 1977

            Whitney Independent Study Program, 1st alternate 1978

 

Website: www.JohnFitzsimmonsart.com,

Email: johnfitzsimmons99@gmail.com      

Phone: 315-427-1090

Address: 509 West Fayette St

               The Delevan Center, studio 215,  Syracuse, NY 13204