department of art & art history

FIne Arts Center, 105 Upper College Road, Kingston, RI 02881

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Jerry Mischak

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  • Part-Time Instructor, Sculpture and Three-Dimensional Design
  • Department of Art and Art History
  • Phone: 401.743.3764
  • Email: jmischak@risd.edu
  • Mailing Address: Fine Arts Center
    105 Upper College Road
    Kingston, RI 02881

Biography

Jerry Mischak currently teaches sculpture and three-dimensional design in collage and abstraction at the University of Rhode Island. He often encourages his students to work outside, using raw materials and natural elements. Mischak also serves as a senior critic at the Rhode Island School of Design.

He holds a B.F.A. from the Rhode Island School of Design and a M.F.A. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Mischak was awarded the Howard Foundation Fellowship in 2001 and the Rhode Island State Council of the Arts Fellowship in 2003. His work has been reviewed by the New York Times, the New Yorker, Time Out, CNN, the Washington Post and the Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung.

Education

  • B.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design
  • M.F.A., University of Wisconsin-Madison

Solo Shows 2010-2013

Jim Kempner Fine Art in NYC
Industry Gallery in Washington D.C.
Birey Gallery in Philadelphia.

Group Shows

2015
“Uncanny Parables” at the Cohen Gallery, Granoff Center, Brown University

2012
‘Bling’ at Jim Kempner Fine Art
Time Flies at Drive-By, Boston
Oct. 2012 Art Live Fair, Miami

Previous Shows
Islip Art Museum, Islip N.Y.
Cypress College in California
Penn State
Fredericke Taylor and Pavel Zoubok in NY.

Personal website: http://jerrymischak.com/

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