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JOYCE KOHL BIOGRAPHY



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Altadena, CA 91001
626-79l-422l (home)
661-664-3095 (office CSUB)
Web site: http://academic.csubak.edu/~jkohl/joycekohl.html



PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATION

l987-present
Professor of Fine Art, California State University, Bakersfield, Ca.

l979-l987
Assistant Professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, Ca.

1997
Visiting Artist and Temporary Instructor, Technikon, Kwa-Zulu Natal, South Africa



EDUCATION

l977
Master's of Art
California State University, Fullerton, Ca.

l975
Bachelor of Science in Studio Art
Empire State College, Saratoga, N.Y.



GRANTS AND FELLOWSHIPS

2000
Fulbright Fellowship
African Regional Grant (Zimbabwe)

l989
Meritorious Performance and Professional Promise Award
Cal. State University, Bakersfield

l986
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Fellowship, "Sculpture"

l983
Faculty Research and Innovation Grant
University of Southern California



EXHIBITIONS: ONE AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS (partial list)

2000
Joyce Kohl and Ted Kerzie, Bakersfield Museum of Art, Bakersfield, Ca.

1999
Joyce Kohl and Antonio Escalante, Prufrock Gallery, Pasadena, Ca.

l997
Joyce Kohl, Adobe Krow Archives, Bakersfield, Ca.

Joyce Kohl, Jill Thayer Galleries at the Fox, Bakersfield, Ca.

l995
Joyce Kohl, Mac McClain, Robert Glover, Space Gallery, L.A. , Ca.

l993
Joyce Kohl, Space Annex, L.A., Ca.

l992
Joyce Kohl and Norm Schwab, Space Gallery, L.A., Ca.
Joyce Kohl and Jerome Kohl, Meredith College, Raleigh, N.C.
Joyce Kohl and Jerome Kohl, Museum of Fayetteville, N.C.

l99l
Joyce Kohl, Art Barn, Occidental College, L.A., Ca.

l990
Joyce Kohl and John Davis, Sculpture, Space Annex, L.A., Ca.

l984
Joyce Kohl and Luis Bermudez, Cal. State Univ., Dominquez Hills, Carson, Ca., catalog
Joyce Kohl, Installation, (Gallery), San Diego, Ca.

l98l
Joyce Kohl and Gayle Luchessa, Meyer, Brier & Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.



EXHIBITIONS: INVITATIONAL AND JURIED (Partial List)

2000
Site Group Exhibition, National Democratic Convention Center Offices, L..A., Ca.
"Big Sculpture", Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, Ca.

1999
Millennium Assemblage Exhibitiion, Suilkin Gallery, Bergamont Station, Santa Monica, Ca.
Bakersfield College and Cal. State Exchange, Bakersfield College, Bakersfield, Ca

1998
Venice Art Walk, Sculpture Garden, Venice, Ca.
"Then & Now" Fullerton Graduates, Fort Worth City Hall, Fort Worth, Texas

1997
Western States Artists, Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, Ca.
The Art and Influence of Jerry Rothman:Past and Current Students, Tustin Renaissance Gallery, Tustin, Ca.
Sequential Development: The Work of Mentors, California State University, Los Angeles, Ca.
Transitions in Clay, Four Artists, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, Ca.

l996
Vessels, Armory for the Arts, Pasadena, Ca.

l995
"The Language of Form", Channing Peake Gallery, Santa Barbara County Admistration Building, Santa Barbara, Ca.
"Feminist Visions in Clay", (catalog), Downey Musuem of Art, Downey, Ca.
"Four Paths in Clay", El Camino College, Torrance, Ca.

l993
"Contemporary Constructivism Sampler", Century Gallery, Sylmar, Ca.
"Engaging Materials", The Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca.
49th Scripps Ceramics Annual, Scripps College, Claremont, Califonia
"Clay Out of Context", San Diego State University, San Diego, Ca.
"c.L.A.y.", Southwestern College, Chula Vista, Ca.

1992
Group Exhibition, Space Gallery, Los Angeles, Ca.

l989
"4 Artists in 3 Dimensions", Citrus College, Art Gallery, Glendora, California
"Artists Who Educate", S. F. International Airport, San Francisco, Ca.

l988
Professor's Choice 3, Lang Gallery, Claremont, Ca., Selected by Paul Soldner

l987
"Natural Sources", Curated by Ed Lau, Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, Ca., (Catalog)

l985
Outdoor Exhibitons, Chicago Art Exposition, Navy Pier, Chicago, Ill.

l984
7th Annual Downtown Artists , LACE, Los Angeles, Ca. , Howard Fox, Juror
"Art in Clay--Three Decades of Southern Ca.", Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Barnsdall Park

l983
Fourth Biennial ARCO Center for Visual Art, Los Angeles, Ca., catalog

l980
38th Scripps Invitation Exhibition, Lang Gallery, Scripps College, Claremont, Ca. TEMPORARY OUTDOOR INSTALLATIONS

l994
"Art in the Park", Central Park, Boulder Art Center, Boulder, Co.


l988
"Irish Bog Fetish", Installation, International Sculpture Conference, Royal Hospital Kilmainham, Dublin, Ireland

1987
"Art in Irvine '87", Northwood Park, Irvine, California, catalog
"Art on the Island", Six Month Installation, City of West Hollywood, Ca., catalog
Installation, Connemura, Dallas, Texas, catalog

l986
Site Specific Installation, N.C.E.C.A. Conference, University of Texas, San Antonio
Five Year Sculpture Installation, San Francisco State University, S.F., Ca.

l985
Two Year Sculpture Installation, University of Southern California, L.A., Ca.

l984
Three Year Sculpture Installation, Chapman College, Orange, Ca.



PUBLIC COLLECTIONS AND PERMANENT PUBLIC ART

Centennial Commission Outdoor Sculpture
Kern County Farm Bureau Bakersfield Museum of Art, Bakersfield, Ca. Bakersfield, Ca.

Permanent Installation, 1997 Sculpture
The Bat Center Cal. State University, Chico, Ca.

Durban, South Africa

Art in Public Places (interior) Sculpture
Arvin Public Libarary, Arvin, Ca.

San Francisco State University, San Francisco, Ca.

Permanent Acquisition Art in Public Places Outdoor Sculpture, Brea, Ca.

Museum of Albuquerque, New Mexico

Permanent Acquisition (outdoor sculpture) Fred Marer's Ceramic Collection, Northwood Park, Irvine, Ca.

Outdoor Sculpture Scripps College, Claremont, Ca.

"Ocean Park Performance Platforms" Sculpture, City of Santa Monica, Ca.e

Commission Victorian College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia



PUBLIC LECTURES have included:

Artist in Residence, Oregon College of Arts & Crafts, Summer, 2000

University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado l996, 2000

Victoria College of the Arts, Melbourne, Australia,l987

Chico State, Chico, California,1987

San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California1987

Pitzer College, Claremont, California 1997

Scripps College, Claremont, California 1997

Pomona College, Claremont, California 1999

California State University, Dominquez Hills, California 1987

Technikon, Kwa-Zulu Natal, Durban, South Africa 1997

Bakersfield Museum of Art, Bakersfield, Ca.1999

Panel N.C.E.C.A. , 1994



CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

"Re-Assemble: 10 Southern California Assemblage Artists". Todd Madigan Gallery, Fall l999, Catalog

Ongoing Yearly Project: "Sculptors On Campus", Cal. State Bakersfield, l987-present

"Art of the New South Africa: Prints Commemorating the New Bill of Rights", Traveled to Cal. State Bakersfield, l997, Cal. Poly Pomona, Fall l999, Occidental College, Los Angeles, Ca.1999

"Four Figurative Ceramic Sculptors", Todd Madigan Gallery, l997

"Four Pacific Rim Artists", Todd Madigan Gallery, l996

"Clay Alternatives", U.S.C. Art Galleries, Catalog, l986


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