SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2018        SANDY GARNETT, THE FIRST 1000 PAINTINGS, Trout Museum of Art, Fox Cities, WI.

2013        TROUT MUSEUM LUMINATA, Trout Museum, Appleton, WI.

2011        RECENT WORK, Artist Studio, South Norwalk, CT.

2010        FINGERPRINT PROJECT INSTALLATION, Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, CT.

2009        FINGERPRINT PROJECT 1990-2010, White Plains Museum Gallery, New York.

2009        RECENT WORK, The Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2004        THE FINGERPRINT PROJECT, The Discovery Museum, Bridgeport, CT.

2003        RECONSTRUCTIONS, Palet, New York, New York.

2002        RECENT WORK, Rosenthal Gallery, Rich Forum, Stamford, CT.

1998        NAGANO SOLO, Nagano, Japan

1998        FINGERPRINT PORTRAITS, Landmark Gallery, Stamford, CT.

1997        RECENT WORK, Rosenthal Gallery, Rich Forum, Stamford, CT.

1994        NEO-POP PORTRAITS, Sackler Gallery, Stamford, CT.

1993        NEO-POP PORTRAITS, Landmark Gallery, Stamford, CT.

 

PUBLIC ART COMMISSIONS

 

2018        4th fine art public lighting project

2016        Artist/Producer 20x15 foot Exterior Public Art Mural

2015        Finalist for War Memorial (still pending)

2014        Artist/Producer, Permanent Fine Art Lighting Installation, New London, CT, budget $85,000.

2013        Artist/Producer, Fine Art Lighting Installation, Trout Art Museum, Appleton, WI, budget $250,000.

2012        Lead Artist, Permanent Lighting Installation, Stamford Train Station, CT, budget $155,000.

2011        Lead Artist, Bedford Garage, Stamford, CT. Budget cut from 100-50k, artist declined, project shelved.

2002        Two Handpainted Star Sculptures for Galaxy of Stars Promotion, Norwalk, CT.

2001        Two Handpainted Art Cars, Art-O-Mobiles, Stamford, CT.

2000        Two Handpainted Cows, CowParade East Coast, Stamford, CT.

1997        Two Handpainted Automobiles for Chevrolet Promotion, commissioned by GM Motors.

                35 U.S. City Music Tour featuring Neil Young & 50 other bands.

                Painted Chevrolet Geo Metro and Tracker autos side stage while bands played.

 

COLLECTIONS

 

INSTITUTIONAL

 

The City of Norwalk, CT

The City of Appleton, Wisconsin

The City of New London, CT

The City of Stamford, CT

Fox Cities Building for the Arts, Appleton, WI

Hindley Elementary School, Darien, CT

Hygienic Art Organization, New London, CT

St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY

Stamford Superior Court, Stamford, CT

The Stamford Partnership, Stamford, CT

The Trout Museum of Art, Appleton, WI

The State of Connecticut Office For the Arts

 

CORPORATE

 

A. Logan & Associates, San Francisco, CA

Barclay Kalpack Associates, NY, NY

Bergstrom Motors, Neenah, WI

Bill Graham Presents, New York, NY

Blues Traveler Empire, New York, NY

Caxton Associates, NY, NY

Corcoran Jennison, Stamford, CT

DO H Chung & Partners, Greenwich, CT

Fishtales Seafood Co., New Canaan, CT

Faith Technologies, Menasha, WI

GM Motors, Detroit, MI

The Homestead, Greenwich, CT

J.J. Bender & Associates, Westport, CT

J.W. Allen Co., Inc., NY, NY

The Loading Dock, Stamford, CT

Merrill Lynch, New York, NY

Northern Lights Post, New York, NY

Northwestern Mutual, New York, NY

Pepsico, Purchase, White Plains, NY

QCMF Manufacturing, Appleton, WI

SHO + CO, New York, NY

Small Business Service Bureau, Inc. Worcester, MA

Wright & Associates, MSA, New York, NY

50 Music Industry Clients

 

PRIVATE

 

1000 Private Art Collections(25 YEARS)

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2016        ‘Pursuit of Happiness,’ CT Post (and syndicates), November 20.

2015        ‘Artistic Endeavor,’ Rooms, August issue.

2014        Fox Installation Plaque, Trout Museum of Art, Appleton, Wi., November 3.

2014        Amy Barry, “Light Cube,” The Day Connecticut, May 13.

2014        Joe Amarante, “Hygeniec’s New London Light Cube,” May 12.

2014        New London Light Cube City Press Release, May 6.

2014        Christine Georghiou, Philips Lighting Study,  May 1.

2014        Christine Georghiou, Interview with Sandy Garnett, Philips Lighting Study, April 15.      

2013        Cheryl Anderson, “Building For The Arts To Shine Downtown,” Post-Crescent, July 31.

2013        Eve Sullivan, “Loft Artists Display Work,” Stamford Advocate, April 27.

2013        Jonathan Nettler, “Transforming a Train Station on the Cheap,” Planetizen, March.

2013        Alison Leigh Cowan, “At Night in Stamford, Drab Train Station Dazzles,” NYT, March 8.

2013        CTI, “New LED Lighting for Stamford Train Station,” City Theatrical Article, March.

2012        Maggie Gordon, “A Feast For The Senses - Stamford City Lights,” Stamford Advocate, 9/22.

2012        Martin Cassidy, “Lights Festival to Spotlight Stamford,” Stamford Advocate, September.

2012        Staff, “The Reconstructionist,” Artist Profile, Serendipity Magazine, February.

2009        Abby Luby, “Sandy Garnett,” Stamford Advocate, January.

2008        Bob Chuvala, “Portrait of the Artist in a Profession of Dreamers,” FFC Business Weekly, February.

2006        Adriane Brune. “Taking Twister To The Mat,” The Hartford Courant, January.

2005        Britta Beli. “Naked Twister,” Fairfield County Weekly, November.

2002        L.P. Streitfeld. “Redemption of Symbolism in Art,” Stamford Advocate, November.

2002        Asante Green. “The Art of Noise,” Stamford Advocate, April.

2001        Patrick Verel. “Stamford’s Loft Artists Open Their Studios,” Stamford Advocate, Nov.

2001        Henry Urbach. “A Walk in the Clouds,” Interior Design Magazine, June.

2001        William Zimmer. “Prize Winners and a Point of View,” New York Times, May.

2001        Deidre Channing. “The Car and I and Carbour View,” Stamford Art-O-Mobiles, May.

2001        L.P. Streitfeld. “Silvermine Steps Toward An Exciting, Uncertain Future,” May.

2001        K. Steinberg. “The Fingerprint Project,” Manhattan Art Review, April.

2001        L.P. Streitfeld. “Creating in the Moment,” Stamford Advocate, January.

2000        Peyton Alexander. “DWG Group Show,” December.

2000        K. Steinberg. “DWG Art Space,” Gallery Watch, October.

2000        Jennifer Griffin. “Cow Print and The Cow and I,” Cow Parade New York.

1999        Mary Beth Faller. “Selected Works in Progress,” Stamford Advocate, November.

1999        Gloria Cole. “A Gift That Keeps On Giving,” Inside Fairfield County, November.

1997        L.P. Streitfeld. “Making The Journey,” Fairfield County Weekly, November.

1997        Beth Coonie. “Have Brush, Will Travel,” Stamford Advocate, November.

1994        Peyton Alexander. “A Fresh Talent Faces Pop,” Art Word, February.

 

BOOKS - Garnett is the Publisher of Chelsea Press

 

2016        The Year of an Artist, written by Sandy Garnett, hardcover, 230 pages.

                ISBN 978-0-9822348-8-4.

 

2012        The First 1000 Paintings of Sandy Garnett, hardcover, 440 pages.

                ISBN 978-0-9822348-7-7

 

2012        Sandy Garnett Paintings and Sculptures Inventory, 282 pages.

                ISBN 978-0-9822348-4-6

 

2011        Baloney Express, written by Sandy Garnett, hardcover, 220 pages.

                ISBN 978-0-9822348-1-5

 

2009       The Rainbow Riders, written and illustrated by Sandy Garnett

               Hardcover, 34 pages, ISBN 978-0-9822348-5-6

               Softcover 34 pages, ISBN 978-0-9822348-1-3

 

2009       The Rainbow Riders ABC book, written and illustrated by Sandy Garnett

               Hardcover, 34 pages, ISBN 978-0-9822348-6-0

               Softcover 34 pages, ISBN 978-0-9822348-2-1

 

MUSIC - Garnett is the Publisher of Chelsea Records

 

2011       EP 1, available itunes. © Sandy Garnett

               http://sandygarnettstudio.com/index.php/music/

               All lyrics, music, instruments, recording, mixing by Sandy Garnett

               Recorded and mixed at Sandy Garnett Studio

 

2008       Busted Wing, itunes single. © Sandy Garnett

    First song on soundtrack ofTeton Gravity Research Film ‘Generations.’

 

EDUCATION

 

St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY

 

Self-taught full-time professional artist since University

 

AFFILIATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

 

2002 to Present        Silvermine Art Guild Member, New Canaan, CT.

 

CURATION

 

2014        RECENT WORK, Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2013        RECENT WORK (with Lina Morielli), Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2012        BLACK AND WHITE (with Lina Morielli), Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT. 

2012        LINA MORIELLI SKETCHBOOKS (with Lina Morielli), Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.                

2012        BLUE SKIES (with Lina Morielli, Maura Scapiro, Alyssa Siegal), UCONN Art Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2011        NEW WORKS (with Lina Morielli), Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2010        POW, PUNCH, ZOOM (with Lina Morielli), Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2009        SMALL WORKS (with Lina Morielli), Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2009        DRAWING SHOW (with Lina Morielli), Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2009        RENEE KAHN WORK (with Lina Morielli), Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2008        SMALL WORKS (with Lina Morielli), Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2008        PIVOTAL MOMENTS, Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2008        LANDSCAPES ON THE MIND, Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

 

JURYING

 

2011        ALTERNATIVE VISIONS, Rowayton Arts Center, Rowayton, CT

 

AWARDS

 

2006        ART OF THE NORTHEAST, Silvermine Guild, New Canaan, CT.  Sculpture Prize

2001        ART OF THE NORTHEAST. Silvermine Guild. Sculpture Prize. Juried by Bill Arning.

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2016        METAMORPHIS, Beachwood Salon, Westport, CT.

2013        VIBRATIONS, Beachwood Salon, Westport, CT.

2012        DRAWING SHOW, Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.       

                ART SELECTIONS, Bendheim Gallery, Greenwich, CT (award).

2011        MIRROR SHOW, Bendheim Gallery, Greenwich, CT.

                BLACK AND WHITE, Loft Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2010        THE ALDRICH MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Ridgefield, CT.

                Fingerprint Portrait of The King Intermediate School; 312 Fingerprint Installation.

2008        PIVOTAL MOMENTS, Loft Artist Gallery, Stamford, CT.

                ART OF THE NORTHEAST, Silvermine Guild Art Galleries, New Canaan, CT.

2006        ART OF THE NORTHEAST, Silvermine Guild Art Galleries,Sculpture Prize.  

2005        RECENT WORK, The Pool Art Fair, Solita Grand Hotel, 7-10 July.

                FINGERPRINT TOTEMS, RHG and Charlotte Street Galleries, London, England.

                FINGERPRINT TOTEMS, Art London, Rebecca Hossack Galleries, London, England

2004        DIALOGUES IN ABSTRACTION, UCONN Gallery, Stamford, CT.

                Curated By Ben Ortiz.

2003        THE EXTENDED PORTRAIT, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT.

                Curated By Nancy Duncan Hall, Curator, Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT.

                NEW MEMBERS, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT.

                Curated By Helen During, Director, Silvermine Guild Art Center.

2002        SOUVENIRS OF MEMORY, Silvermine Guild Galleries. Director William Benton.

                RESPONDING TO 9/11, Mayor’s Gallery, Stamford, CT.

2001        ART OF THE NORTHEAST. Silvermine Guild Galleries, New Canaan, CT

                Juried by Bill Arning, Curator, MIT Visual Art Center, Cambridge, MA

2000        GROUP SHOW. DWG Art Space, New York, New York.

                Curated by Sandy Garnett, Don Desper, Brian Whitely.

                VISIONS OF THE MILLENNIUM. Sackler Gallery, Stamford, Connecticut.

                Curated by Bayardo Carrillo.

1999        IN BLOOM. Norwalk Community College, Norwalk, Connecticut.

                Curated by Susan Hardesty.

                ART INVITATIONAL. Carriage Barn, New Canaan, CT.  Juried by William Zimmer.

                WOMEN IN ART. Westchester Center For The Arts Gallery, Mount Kisco, NY.

1998        CURRENT AMERICAN VISIONS, Nagano, Japan

                Curated by Minami Beppu.

                ARTIST VISIONS. Stamford Museum, Stamford, Connecticut.

                Juried By Joan Wheeler and Ken Marchione

1997        GROUP SHOW. Sackler Gallery, Stamford, Connecticut.

                Juried by Bayardo Carrillo.

1996        AREA ARTISTS. Cavalier Gallery, Greenwich, Connecticut.

                Juried by Ron Cavalier.

1995        AREA ARTISTS. Cavalier Gallery, Greenwich, Connecticut.

                Juried by Ron Cavalier.

 
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