AUGUST VENTIMIGLIA

Select Exhibitions & Projects

2011 June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, Maine
2011 Portland Museum of Art Biennial, Portland, ME (7 April - 5 June 2011)
2010 The Artist's Statement Picture Show, School of Jellyfish, Beacon, NY
2010 The Elegant Drawing Show, Drive-By, bk projects, Watertown, MA
2010 All This & More, judi rotenberg gallery, Boston MA
2010 August Ventimiglia: Event Study, (solo) judi rotenberg gallery, Boston, MA
2010 The 2010 DeCordova Biennial, DeCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA
2009 Stitch and Rift, (solo) Babson College, Wellesley, MA
2009 Add and Subtract, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA, curated by Beth Kantrowitz, independent curator
2008 Brattle Theater Auction, Art House, Cambridge, MA
2008 New Zone Gallery, Eugene, OR
2008 5x5-Fifth Annual Summer Juried Exhibition, Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA
2008 Betwixt and Between: Color, Line, and Texture, Courthouse Gallery Fine Art, Elsworth, ME, curated by Bruce Brown, curator emeritus, Center for Maine Contemporary Art
2008 Northeast Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA, juried by Nicholas Baume, chief curator, ICA Boston
2006 Limited edition print, "now", delivered by hand or by mail
2001 Open and Shut: Artists' Doors, Kidspace, Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art, North Adams, MA
1997 Backyard Sculpture Invitational, Private Residence, Philadelphia, PA, curated by Nancy Lewis, artist
1996 After Dove, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, Faculty and Staff Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA,
1995 Primary Colors, Fox Island Gallery, North Haven, ME, curated by Angela Adams, artist

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Raiske, Kurt "August Ventimiglia," Art Papers, July/August 2010
McQuaid, Cate "August Ventimiglia's work is minimalist by nature collaborative by design," Boston Globe, February 24, 2010
Garza, Evan "The Tip of the Iceberg," Flash Art, February 2010
Smee, Sebastian "All over the Map" Boston Globe, February 4, 2009
Bergeron, Chris "Full House for DeCordova's Biennial exhibition," Metrowest Daily News, January 29, 2010
Bozicnik, Nina "August Ventimiglia," The Guide to The 2010 DeCordova Biennial. Lincon, MA:
DeCordova Sculpture Park + Museum, 2010
McQuaid, Cate "Words of Art: adding up," Boston Globe, February 4, 2009
McQuaid, Cate "Annual Tufts event gains focus and depth," Boston Globe, July 9, 2008
Hopkins, Randi "Live at Five", The Phoenix, May 28, 2008
Smith, George Full page ad, Artforum, March 2007 (illustration of now print Institute for Doctoral Studies in the Visual Arts promotion)
Gardner, Karen "Kidspace", Journal of the Clark Art Institute, Volume 3, 2002
Locke, Lael BTCF Newsletter, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Inc, Spring 2001
Gardner, Karen "Doors open at new Kidspace exhibit", North Adams Transcript, February 2, 2001
Verrier, Amy "Open and Shut: Artists' Doors is the new exhibition at Kidspace", The Advocate, January 31, 2001
Brown, Gerard "Backyard Sculpture Invitational", Eye Level, September, 1997
Brown, Gerard "Yard Art Better Than Flamingos and Gnomes", Philadelphia Weekly, August, 1997
Darr, Jennifer "Yard Art", Philadelphia City Paper, August, 1997

EDUCATION

1994-1995 Maine College of Art, Portland, ME, Post-B.A. studies in studio art and theory
1992-1994 University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, B.A. in Anthropology, Cum laude, 1995
1990-1992 Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY

TEACHING & GUEST LECTURES

2009 Present Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, adjunct faculty, Architecture Department, teaching first year drawing
2009 Wentworth Institute of Technology, Boston, MA, guest critic, senior thesis architecture studio
2005 Roger Williams University, Bristol, RI, guest critic, 2nd year architecture studio
2001 Sullivan Elementary School, North Adams, MA, artist-in-residence
1996 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, guest speaker "Speaking From A Family Of Artists"

WORK EXPERIENCE

2004-Present Freelance Architectural and Exhibit Design Consultant, Boston, MA
2001-2008 Design Associate, Albert, Righter & Tittmann Architects, Boston, MA
2000-2001 Design Associate, Burr & McCallum Architects, Williamstown, MA
1997-1999 Head of Production/Design Associate, Otto Design Group, Philadelphia, PA
1995-1997 Preparator, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

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