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MARK WHOLEY
WARREN, RI 02885-3334
MARKWHOLEY5@FULLCHANNEL.NET
LAND: 401 245-0470 | CELL: 401 241-5947
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EXHIBITIONS

  • Providence Art Club All Media National Open Juried Show Award: Best in Show 2016
  • Van Essen Gallery in Tiverton, RI. 2015
  • Hollycroft Foundation selected outdoor work 2015
  • The Creative Mile Providence, RI outdoor sculpture juried 2014-2016
  • Gallery 4, Tiverton, RI. Group show and outdoor sculpture 2013
  • Attleboro Art Museum, 2012-2013
  • Dedee Shattuck Gallery, Westport, MA Small Works Show 2013, 2014, 2015
    - permanent outdoor sculpture 2012, temporary installation 2015
  • Art League Of Rhode Island Elected Member's Exhibit, 2008 - 2012
  • Evolutions, Marblehead, MA 2004 thru 2009
  • Bristol Art Museum Al Fresco 2007 thru 2011
  • Imago Gallery, Warren group show: Betty Duffy Jeffries Award 2007
  • Katharine Butler Gallery, Sarasota Florida painting 2005
  • Virginia Lynch Gallery, Tiverton Four Corners painting and sculpture 2004, 2005
  • Warren, RI, Open Studios 2003, thru 2015
  • La Fortezza, Cortona, Italy, group exhibition "Art at Walking Pace," steel sculpture, 2002
  • Montone, Italy, and, Katharine Butler Gallery, Sarasota, FL, small sculpture exhibit, 2002
  • Umbertide, Italy, Teatro dei Reunite, sculpture, painting, etching and silk screen
  • Montone, "Big Firefly" 1994 permanent installation, steel sculpture, 2000
  • Torre di Strozzi, Perugia, Italy, sculpture, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
  • Montone, Perugia, Italy. Permanent sculpture, Piazza San Francisco, "Lucciola Grande" 1994
  • San Guistino Arts Exhibit, San Guistino, Italy, sculpture, painting, graphics, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001
  • Arts Eturia, Venturina, Italy, sculpture exhibit, 1994
  • Berkeley Store Gallery, Two Person jShow, March, 1992
  • New Leaf Sculpture Garden, outdoor sculpture, Berkeley, California 1990, thru 1992
  • S.F. Art Institute, sculpture installations, 1990
  • Villa Montalvo for the Arts, Saratoga, California "Made in California, A 10-Year Survey," etchings, 1990
  • Casa Danese, "Due Mesi a Padova," sculpture and drawings, Padova, Italy 1990
  • Boselli, sculpture installation, Padova, Italy, April, 1990
  • San Francisco Art Institute, "Houses of the Wholey," sculpture, February, 1990
  • Gallery Six O One, San Francisco, "Eroticism: West Coast Expressions," 1989
  • Weir Gallery, Berkeley, "Fool for Love" group show, etchings, 1989
  • Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California, group show, pastels, 1986
  • Hayward Area Forum of the Arts, Hayward, California, juried group show 1986
  • 1640 7th St. Gallery, Oakland, paintings and "Red Room" installation, 1986
  • San Mateo Arts Council, "Bay Arts 85"juried group show, San Mateo, California, 1985
  • Bluxome Gallery, San Francisco, "Made in California" group show, etchings, 1985
  • Pro Arts Open Studios, Oakland, CA 1983, thru1989

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Board Member, Art League of Rhode Island 2009 - 2011
  • City of Berkeley Created, cartoon and live characters for recycling program, 1988
  • Writer, art reviews for the Point Reyes Light, CA 1987
  • Attleboro Art Museum, Juror 2013
  • Advisory board member, KALA Printmaking Institute, Berkeley, CA 1986-1992
  • Pro Arts, Oakland, board member, 1986.
  • Artists in Print, Graffiti editor and designer "Fear and Creativity" issue, San Francisco, CA 1988

REVIEWS AND EDITORIAL COVERAGE

  • Providence Business Journal
  • Times-Gazette, Warren, RI
  • San Francisco Bay Guardian
  • San Francisco Chronicle
  • Oakland Tribune
  • Montclarion
  • "U&lc", New York

CATALOGUES AND PERIODICALS

  • Art Scope and Art New England 2015
  • Rutgers Archives Acquisitions, New Jersey, 1985-87
  • Etchings, printed at Made in California, Oakland, 1984
  • San Francisco Bay Guardian, April 9, 1986
  • Berkeley Gazette, December, 1984
  • San Francisco Chronicle, Nov. 1983; June 7, 1981
  • U&lc, 1978

PUBLICATIONS, etc.

  • Reviews for the Point Reyes Light, Point Reyes, California, 1987
  • Lecture, Fiberworks, Berkeley, "Business of Art" seminar, 1982
  • Art instruction, Alta Bates Hospital, Berkeley, 1973

PERSONAL HISTORY

  • Teaching internship, Creative Growth, (outsider art) Oakland, 1990
  • Graphic designer, Ann Flanagan Typography, Berkeley, 1984-1991
  • Owner, Moonlit Graphics, Berkeley, 1978-1981

WORK ABROAD

  • Italy and France, drawing, 1982, 1983, 1987
  • Mexico, drawing, 1984, 1985, 1992
  • Pietrasanta and Padova, Italy, sculpture, 1984, 1990, 1991
  • Umbertide, IT. Restored old stone farmhouses, designed and built furniture, theater set design, 2002-2003

ART EDUCATION

  • San Francisco Art Institute, BFA in sculpture, 1990
  • Sobel Scholarship, 1987; Merit Scholarship, 1990
  • Butera School of Art, Boston, Massachusetts, 1965

EXTENDED ART EDUCATION

  • Laney College, Oakland, California, 1986, 1989
  • University of California, Berkeley, California, 1983-1984, 1986
  • California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland, 1981-1982
  • The Art Center, Los Angeles, California, 1969

INVENTION & PATENTS

  • The Right Brush, 426070
  • Upright Brush, 575067
  • The Brush Off 636605