G I A N L U C A    

B I A N C H I N O

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C. V.  -  P r e s s                                                  

EDUCATION:

 

2011     Masters of Fine Arts, Montclair State University, Montclair, New Jersey

2002     Bachelor of Fine Arts, New Jersey CityUniversity, Jersey City, New Jersey

 

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

 

2017     Suzhou Culture and Art Center, Suzhou, China, The Apotheosis of Homer

             Sculptors Guild, Governor's Island, New York, NY, 80th Anniversary Exhibit

2016     Lite Haus Gallery, Berlin, Germany, Borderless (NYFA)

             Rooster Gallery, New York, NY, The Big Empty (Two Person)

2015     Teckningsmuseet, Laholm, Sweden, Prime Matter

             Islip Museum, Islip, NY, Compendium

             Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ, Through the Lens (Two Person)

             Court Gallery, WPU, Wayne, NJ, Close Encounters

             Walsh Gallery, SHU, S. Orange, NJ, Getting to Infinity

2014     Sena Space, New York, NY, Prime Matter

             Firehouse Art Center, Newark, NJ, Space-Time Discontinuum (Solo)

             Index Art Center, Newark, NJ, Chapter 237

            2013NYFA, New York, NY, Pangea

             Chashama (Chelsea), New York, NY, If the Present is not to Disappear

             Painting Center, New York, NY, Working it out

             Dolphin Gallery-Paterson Art Walk, Paterson, NJ, Industrialism

             Prospect Firehouse Gallery, Newark, NJ, Unbound #4

2012     Byrdcliffe Center for theArts, Woodstock, NY, The Sky is Falling

             Index Art Center, Newark, NJ, Temporary Bodies (Solo)

             Walsh Gallery, SHU, South Orange, NJ, Linear Thinking

             T. Maloney Gallery, CSE, Morristown, NJ, The Abstract Universe

             2011College of Art Association, Hunter College, New York, NY Area MFA Exhibit

             University of Mary Washington Galleries, Friedericksburg, VA, Shades of Grey

             Sideshow, Brooklyn, NY, We Are We Make

             Rogue Video and Perfromance, Newark, NJ, Letting Go

2010     Index Art Center, Newark, NJ, Don’t Look Now

             T. Maloney Gallery, CSE, Morristown, NJ, New Classicism

             Index Art Center, Newark, NJ, Into the Void

             T. Maloney Gallery, CSE, Morristown, NJ, Who We Are

2009     Morris Arts Council, Morristown, NJ, From Here to There

             Newark Open Doors, Newark, NJ, Freestyle

             City Without Walls, Newark, NJ, The Cost of Freedom

             Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ, OMG Aferro

2008     The Metro Show 28  (Travelling Exhibit)            

             The Sketchbook Project   (Travelling Exhibit)                                                        

             Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ Wall Drifts (Solo)  

             Walsh Gallery, SHU, South Orange, NJ, Paperwork

             Victory Arts Project, Jersey City, NJ, 2-D Lifecycle

             Exit Art, New York, NY, It’s Not Easy

             Rupert Ravens Contemporary, Newark, NJ, Surfactant

             Walsh Gallery, SHU, South Orange, NJ windows@walsh  

             Your Document Please  (Traveling Exhibit)                                                        

             Victory Arts Project, Jersey City, NJ, It’s only natural

2007     NJIT Art Gallery, Newark, NJ, The Modified History of downtown Newark

            Gallery The, Brooklyn, NY, Pause

            Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ, Desideratum

            City Without Walls, Newark, NJ, Daylight Savings

            Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ, Someday this will all be(    )  

             Red Saw Gallery, Newark, NJ, Filmideo 2

             Meyerson Hall, University of Pennsylvania, After Urban

2006     Walsh Gallery, SHU, South Orange, NJ, Spatial Conditions (Solo)

             National Center for Contemporary Arts, Moscow, Russia, Temporary Cities

             Mana Fine Arts, Jersey City, NJ, What Have You Got To Say  

             River’s Edge Film Festival, Paducah, KY

             Red Saw Gallery, Newark, NJ, Filmideo

2005     Bound_les, digital mail art (Traveling Exhibit)

             Il Pettirosso, Venticano, Italy, Il contemporaneo nella Cultura Popolare

2003     ArtforChange Gallery Harlem, New York, NY. Trans-Substantia

2002     Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ, Artrisin’

             Jadite Gallery, New York, NY Artrisin’

2001     Courtney Gallery, NJCU, Jersey City, NJ, Untitled (Solo)

             Puffin Cultural Center, Teaneck NJ, Conscience in Exile

             Sumei Arts Center, Newark, NJ, Threshold

 

 

RESIDENCIES, COMMISSIONS, AWARDS:

 

2017     Center For New Art, William Paterosn University, Wayne, NJ

             Sino-US Arts Exchange Award, Pan National Arts, Suzhou, Cina

2015     ESKFF Residency @Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

2014     ESKFF Residency @Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

2013     NYFA Immigrant Artist Mentorship Program, New York, NY

2009     Sumei Multi disciplinary Art Center, Newark, NJ  Food for Thought workshop

2008     West Orange Energy Diet ’08, West Orange, NJ, Public Art Installation - Painted Recycle Bins

2007     Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ, 2007

             West Orange Energy Diet ‘07,  West Orange, NJ, Public Art Installation – Painted Light Bulbs

 

 

PUBLICATIONS:

 

2017     Nautilus Magazine, How Art Can Make the Data Pop, by Shannon Hall, January 2017

2016     Sculpture Magazine, Feature: Dispersing Energy and Form,  by Jonathan Goodman,

             Vol 35- Nº 2, March 2016, p. 50

2013     Sculpture Magazine, Review: Bianchino – Index, by Jonathan Goodman,  Vol 32-Nº 3, April 2013, p.67

            Ironbound Unbound, Bianchino Interview by Stephen Woods, October 2013, p. 18

2008     Co-Editor, Exhibition catalogue for Dialogue with an Ancient Forest, 3/08

2007    The Star Ledger, W. Orange turning on energy conservation, 6/24/07, p.21

            Co-Author, Exhibition catalogue for Escaping the Rectangle, 6/07

2003     The Star Ledger, Young artists at work, 8/6/03, p.19

 

 

LECTURES and PRESENTATIONS

 

2017     Guest Artist and Speaker, Suzhou Art Center Culural Exchange Exhibit, Suzhou, China

2016     Final Critique, Advanced Sculpture Class, New Jersey City University, Jersey City, NJ

             ESKFF Residency Fundraiser, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

2015     Panelist, Tour the Universe, Sci Art, at Lower East Side Girls Club, New York, NY

2014     Post Graduate Art Practice, BFA Senior Seminar, , Pratt Institue, Brooklyn, NY

             Art Criticism and Practice, “Exhibitions  A – Z”, Museum Studies Program, SHU, South Orange, NJ

2010     Artist Salon Critique, Index Art Center, Newark, NJ

2002     Panelist, Conscience in Exile, Puffin Foundation,  Teaneck, NJ

 

 

CURATORIAL:

 

2016     Co-Curator, Index Art Center, Newark NJ, The Particle and The Wave

2010     Curator, Index Art Center, Newark NJ, Don’t Look Now

2007     Co-Curator, Walsh Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange, New Jersey

             Escaping the Rectangle: the Art of William Coronado