JOEL PERLMAN | metal sculpture


 

JOEL PERLMAN | BIOGRAPHY

Joel Perlman was born in New York City in 1943. He lives and works in Watermill, New York.

EDUCATION

  • Central School of Art, London, 1964

  • Cornell University, B.F.A. 1965

  • University of California, Berkeley, M.A. 1967


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2017 Garrison Art Center, Garrison, NY

  • 2016 Loretta Howard Gallery, New York, NY

  • 2015 Cornell University College of Architecture

  • 2014 Loretta Howard Gallery, New York

  • 2013 Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York

  • 2012 Kouros Gallery, New York (& 2010, 2007, 2000, 2002, 2005)

  • 2009 Ober Gallery, Kent, Connecticut 

  • 2008 Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago (& 1996, 1999, 2003, 2006)

  • 2007 Butler Fine Art, East Hampton, New York

  • 1996 Glenn Horowitz Gallery, East Hampton

  • 1993 Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York (& 1987, 1985, 1982, 1980, 1976, 1973)

  • 1993 Eve Mannes Gallery, Atlanta

  • 1991 Samuel P. Harn Museum, University of Florida

  • 1990 Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell

  • 1990 Gloria Luria Gallery, Miami (& 1983, 1989)

  • 1986 Roy Boyd Gallery, Los Angeles (& 1983, 1980)

  • 1977 Gallery Andre Emmerich Zurich, Switzerland

  • 1977 Galerie Pudelko, Bonn, Germany

  • 1970 Bennington College, Vermont

  • 1969 Axion Gallery, London, England

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2018 Century Association, New York

  • 
2014 Gensler Architects, New York

  • 
2011 Roy Boyd Gallery, Chicago

  • 
2007 Esteban Vicente / Joel Perlman, Butler Fine Art East Hampton, NY


  • 2007 Martin Z. Margulles Warehouse, Miami


  • 2003 Hebrew Home at Riverdale, New York (ongoing)

  • 
2000 Welded Sculpture of the 20th Century, Neuberger Museum, Purchase, NY

  • 
2000 LongHouse, East Hampton New York (ongoing)

  • 
1999 Pier Walk, Nay Pier, Chicago, Illinois (& 1993)

  • 
1998 Laumeier Sculpture Park, St. Louis, Missouri


  • 1998 Top Gallent Farm, Pawling, New York

  • 1996 Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, New Jersey (ongoing

  • 1995 The Second Fujisankei Biennale, Japan

  • 
1985 Top Gallent Farm, Pawling, NY (through 1998)

  • 
1987 Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

  • 
1982 Mayor Byrne's Mile of Sculpture, Chicago

  • 
1977 Storm King Art Center (ongoing)


  • 1973 Whitney Museum of American Art Biennale

SELECTED PUBLIC & CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

  • The Durst Organization, New York

  • 
Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami


  • Lewis and Clark College, Godfrey, IL


  • Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT

  • 
Bates College Museum, Lewiston, ME

  • 
Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, New York

  • 
Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ

  • 
Herber F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell, Ithaca, NY

  • 
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington DC

  • 
I.B.M. Corporation, Thornwood, New York

  • 
Los Angeles County Museum

  • 
Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami


  • Martin Z. Margulies Sculpture Garden, Miami

  • Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

  • 
Pyramid Hill Sculpture Park, Hamilton, OH


  • Rudin Management Company Inc., New York


  • Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, New York


  • Ursukushi-Ga-Hara Open-Air Museum, Japan

  • 
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York

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AWARDS & AFFILIATIONS

  • Instructor Bennington College, 1969-72

  • Instructor School of Visual Arts, 1973-present

  • John Simon Guggenheim Foundation Fellowship, 1974

  • Commission for Storm King Art Center, 1977

  • National Endowment of the Arts Fellowship, 1979

  • Commission for Winter Olympics, Lake Placid, 1980

  • The Special Prize, Fujisankei Biennale, Japan, 1995

  • Commission For Tenneco World Headquarters, 1996

  • Elected Cornell University President's Council, 1998

  • Commission For Grounds For Sculpture, 1998

  • Commission for ABN Amro Plaza, Chicago, 2004

  • "Joel Perlman, A Sculptors Journey," Abbeville Press, 2006

  • Pollock-Krasner Grant, 2012

  • Advisory Council, Cornell, College of Architecture, Art and Planning, 2015

  • Commission for The Durst Organization, NYC, 2017