Judy Moonelis


1978 M.F.A., New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred University, NY
1975 B.F.A., cum laude, Tyler School of Art, Temple University, PA

2016 Fairleigh Dickinson University, Grant in Aid of Research (also awarded in 2013, 11, 10, 07, 05, 04, 01)
1994 Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Foundation Fellowship
1991 Virginia A. Groot Foundation Grant, 1st Place Award
1989 New York Foundation for the Arts, Individual Fellowship
1986 National Endowment for the Arts, Individual Fellowship
1985 New York Foundation for the Arts, Individual Fellowship
1980 National Endowment for the Arts, Individual Fellowship
1978 Albright-Knox Gallery, Menno Alexander Reeb Memorial Award for Sculpture

Solo Exhibitions/Site Installations (selected):
2016 Church of St Paul the Apostle, NYC, Site-Specific Exhibition
2015 London Gallery West, University of Westminster, London, UK
2012 Thomas Hunter Project Room, Hunter College, NYC
2011 Arts Westchester/Arts Exchange, White Plains, NY, Historic Site Installation
2010 Eastern State Peniteniary, Philadelphia, PA, Historic Site Installation
2007-present Kehila Kedosha Janina Synagogue and Museum, NYC, Historic Site Installation
2004 Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ
2003 Groot Foundation Exhibition Space, Chicago, IL
2002 Temple Gallery, Rome, Italy
2000 John Elder Gallery, NYC
1998 John Elder Gallery, NYC
1996 Arcadia Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1994 Hillwood Art Museum, Greenvale, NY, catalogue
1992 Vera List Gallery, Swarthmore, PA
1990 Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA, catalogue
1988 Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1985 Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1983 Heckscher Museum, Huntington, NY, catalogue

Group Exhibitions (selected):
2016 Cluster Gallery, NY
2015 Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo, DR; Racine Art Museum, WI; Fuller Museum, MA; AMOCA, CA
2014 Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison, catalogue; Hermitage Museum, Russia, catalogue
2013 Pelham Art Center, NY
2012 Hebrew Union College Museum, NYC
2011 Arizona State University Art Museum; Hunterdon Art Museum, NJ
2010 Rockland Center for the Arts, NY; Palm Springs Art Museum, CA; Currier Museum of Art, NH
2009 Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA; Racine Art Museum, WI
2008 Katonah Museum of Art, NY; Castle Gallery, NY
2006 Fuller Craft Museum, Brocton, MA; Mobile Museum of Art, AL; Gallery Centella, Tucson, AZ; Salina Art Center, KS;
2005 Icebox Projects Space, Philadelphia
2004 Museum of Arts and Design, NYC; Fuller Museum of Art, Brocton, MA
2003 Frankfurt Museum of Applied Arts and Design, Germany, catalogue; UBS Paine Weber Art Gallery, NYC
2002 Museum of Art and Design, Helsinki, Finland, catalogue; Beach Museum of Art, Manhattan, KS, catalogue
SOFA Chicago; Groot Foundation Exhibition Space, Chicago, IL, catalogue
Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL; Schick Art Gallery, Saratoga Springs, NY
2001 Philadelphia Art Alliance, PA; MC Master Gallery, Columbia, SC catalogue
2000 Mint Museum, Charlotte, NC; Bayly Museum, Charlottesville, VA, catalogue
1999 Sherrie Hawk Gallery, Columbus/Cleveland Macon Museum of Arts and Sciences, GA, catalogue; Hand Workshop, Richmond, VA, catalogue; Longwood Center for the Visual Arts, VA
1998 Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, DC
1997 Rhode Island School of Design Art Museum, Providence; Jewish Museum, San Francisco
1996 David Beitzel Gallery, NYC
1995 Perimeter Gallery, Chicago, IL; Racine Art Museum, WI, catalogue; Museum of Arts and Design, NYC
1993 Toledo Art Museum, OH, catalogue; New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, catalogue
1992 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Detroit, MI; Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, catalogue
1991 Nelson Art Museum, Tempe, AZ; Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA
1990 Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY, catalogue; William Traver Gallery, Seattle, WA; Esther Saks Gallery, Chicago, IL
1989 Art Gallery of Western Australia, Perth, catalogue; Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia
1987 Boston Museum of Fine Arts, MA; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond; Philbrook Art Museum, Tulsa, OK
1986 Museum of Arts and Design,NYC; Denver Art Museum,CO; Laguna Art Museum,CA; Milwaukee Art Museum
1984 Terry Dintenfass Gallery, NYC; DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA

Bibliography (selected):
2015 Ceramics: Art and Perception, Janet Koplos, review, Issue #101
2014 The Lo-Down (www.thelodownny.com), Ed Litvak, article, 2/17; 500 Figures in Clay, Vol 2, Nan Smith, Lark Books
2012 Ceramics and the Human Figure, Edith Garcia, A&C Black; The Best of 500 Ceramics, Linda Kopp Editor, Lark Crafts/Sterling Publishing
2010 New York Times, Susan Hodara, Review, 10/24.
Artopia/Arts Journal (www.artsjournal.com/artopia), John Perreault, Review, April; Interactions, catalogue
2009 Conversations in Clay, Ursula Ilse-Neuman and Janet Kardon, Katonah Museum of Art catalogue
2006 Ceramics: Art and Perception, Glen R. Brown, “Engaging Science: Generating a Genre”, Volume No. 65
2005 World Sculpture News, Glen R. Brown, “Aesthetics of Hypothesis, Judy Moonelis”, Volume 10, #4
2004 Morris Museum: Judy Moonelis, “Analogy and Infinite Order”, Steven H. Miller and Glen R. Brown, brochure
The New York Times, Art Guide, 2/2
The Star Ledger, Dan Bischoff, Review, 2/2
2003 Corporal Identity: 9th Triennial, David McFadden and Ursula Neuman, Museum of Arts and Design, catalogue
2002 Clay Body Rhetoric: Ceramic Figures of Speech, Glen R. Brown, Beach Museum of Art, catalogue
Visual Perspectives: 14 Years of the Virginia A. Groot Awards, Margaret Carney, Virginia Groot Foundation
2001 Sculpture Magazine, John Kaufman, Review, July/August
2000 Expanded Visions, Suzanne Foley, Bayly Art Museum, catalogue
1999 Ceramics:Art and Perception, John Kaufman, "Lost and Found: The Sculpture of Judy Moonelis", Issue #40
1998 The New York Times, Grace Glueck, Review, 6/5
Sculpture Magazine, Karen Chambers, Review, December
1995 The Nude, Judy Clowes and Bruce Pepich, Perimeter Gallery, catalogue
1994 Judy Moonelis Sculpture, Janet Koplos, Hillwood Art Museum, catalogue
1993 The New York Times, Helen Harrison, Review, 12/26
1992 Philadelphia Inquirer, Edward Sozanski, Review, 2/21
N.C.E.C.A. Journal, Aurore Chabot, Review
1990 Clay in the East 1990, Diane Douglas, catalogue
1989 The Collection of the Everson Museum, Rizzoli
American Ceramics, Maria Porges Review, 7/2
1988 American Ceramics-1876 to the Present, Garth Clark, Abbeville Press
Artweek, Beth Goldberg, Review, 11/19
1986 ArtNews, David Winter, Review, January
American Ceramics, Gnosis Nos, "Judy Moonelis: Crossing the Boundaries of Intimacy", 5/2

Collections (selected):
Arkansas Arts Center Hermitage Museum, Russia Museum of Arts & Design, NY
ASU Art Museum, AZ High Museum of Art, GA Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Chazen Museum of Art, WI Pamela & Stephen Hootkin, NY Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts
Cranbrook Museum of Art,MI Illinois State Museum Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA
Everson Museum of Art, NY Jane Korman, PA Racine Art Museum, WI
Fuller Craft Museum, MA Frances Lewis, VA Smithsonian Institution/Renwick Gallery, DC
Candice Groot, IL Mobile Museum of Art, AL George and Dorothy Saxe, CA
Agnes Gund, NY Mint Museum, NC University of Iowa Museum of Art
  Museo de Arte Moderno, Santo Domingo, DR Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, CA

Teaching/Visiting Artist (selected);
1999-present Fairleigh Dickinson University, Professor of Fine Arts
2016 London Gallery West, University of Westminster, UK, Symposium
2014 Chazen Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Panelist
2013 CCAC Conference, CA, Lecture
2009 Skidmore College, Visiting Artist
2008 SUNY Purchase, Lecture/Symposium
2005 California College of Art, Oakland, Lecture; Watershed Center, ME, Visiting Artist
1999 University of Colorado, Boulder, Visiting Artist Residency
1998 University of Washington, Seattle, Lecture; Barnard College, Lecture
1997,'94,'93 Rhode Island School of Design, Visiting Professor
1997 New York University, Visiting Professor; Radcliffe College, Lecture; Bennington College, Visiting Artist
1996 Massachusetts College of Art, Visiting Professor; School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Lecture
1995 Washington State University, Pullman, Forst Residency; University of Washington, Seattle, Lecture
1994,'93,'90 Anderson Ranch Arts Center, CO, Instructor/ Visiting Artist Residency
1992 Swarthmore College, Heilman Lecture
1990 Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Visiting Professor; Art Institute of Chicago, Visiting Artist
1987 Hunter College, Instructor; Cranbrook Academy of Art, Visiting Artist Residency
1984-87 Parsons School of Design, Instructor