RAY CIARROCCHI
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Curriculum Vitae
One-Person Exhibitions | Selected Group Exhibitions | Selected Collections | Selected Bibliography | Awards & Scholarships
Born: Chicago, Illinois  
Education: Chicago Academy of Fine Arts, Certificate  
  Washington University, B.F.A., 1959  
  Boston University, M.F.A., 1961  
One-Person Exhibitions: back to top
2009 "Paths," Palazzina Azzurra, S. Benedetto del Tronto, Italy  
2004 "Latitudes of Light (Latitudini della Luce), Pictorial Visions of America and Europe," a travelling exhibition shown at Civitella del Tronto, Teramo and Atri, Italy, curated by Francesco Tentarelli  
1996 Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York City  
1993 Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York City  
1991 "Ray Ciarrocchi - Landscapes 1978-91," Marsh Gallery,
Modlin Fine Arts Center, University of Richmond, Virginia
 
1989 Fischbach Gallery, New York City  
1987 Fischbach Gallery, New York City
"Winter White," New York Stock Exchange
 
1985 Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City  
1983 Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City  
1981-1982 "Nijinsky--A View," Sixteen Monotypes, Joan Whitney Payson,
Gallery of Art, Westbrook College, Portland, Maine and the
Gotham Book Mark Gallery, New York City
 
1980 Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City  
1978 Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City  
1976 Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City  
1974 Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City  
1972 Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City  
1971 Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City  
Selected Group Exhibitions: back to top
1995 "A Legacy of Excellence - The Brooklyn College Art Department,"
Images Gallery, New York City
 
1995 "Drawings - Celebrating Forty Years of the Visual Arts at Boston University," Boston University Art Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts  
1994 "The Art of Italian Americans," Krasdale Gallery, White Plains, New York  
1994 "Earth and Sky - Landscape Revisited," Gallery 53 Artworks, Cooperstown, New York  
1991 "Against the Grain: Images in American Art, 1960 - 1990," Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loreto, Pennsylvania  
1990 "A Little Night Music - New York City at Night,"
Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, New York City
 
1988 "The Contemporary Landscape," Associated American Artists, New York City  
"The Face of the Land," Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loreto, Pennsylvania  
24th Annual Art on Paper Exhibition," Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina  
"Contemporary Landscape and Still Life," Gallery 53, Cooperstown, New York  
"Artists East: Sixteen Artists," The Gallery, Oneonta, New York  
1987 "Art Against AIDS," Fischbach Gallery, New York City  
1984 "The Landscape," Watson/de Nagy & Company, Houston, Texas  
"Works on Paper Invitational," University of Tennessee, Knoxville  
1983 "Monotypes," The State University at Purchase, New York  
1982 "Architectural Images," The Summit Art Center, Summit, New Jersey  
"Hudson River Update," The Gallery at Hastings-on-Hudson, New York  
1980 "Monotypes," Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York City  
1979 "The Urban Landscape, Still Life and Figurative Painting," Pratt Manhattan Center Gallery, New York  
"Painterly Realism," A Traveling Exhibition Originating at Watson/de Nagy & Company, Houston, Texas  
1978 Watson/de Nagy & Company, Houston, Texas  
"Art on Paper," Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina  
1978 "118 Artists," Landmark Gallery, New York  
Maine Coast Artists, Rockport, Maine  
1977 "Artists Choice - Figurative Painting in New York City,"
SoHo Center for Visual Arts, New York City
 
"Works on Paper from the Ciba-Geigy Collection,"
Neuberger Museum, NY and Wichita Falls Museum, Texas
 
"Works on Paper from the Ciba-Geigy Collection,"
Neuberger Museum, NY and Wichita Falls Museum, Texas
 
"Works on Paper from the Ciba-Geigy Collection,"
Neuberger Museum, NY and Wichita Falls Museum, Texas
 
"Brooklyn College Art Department, Past and Present,"
Schoelkopf and Davis & Langdale Galleries, New York City
 
1976 Watson/de Nagy & Company, Houston, Texas  
Amarillo Art Centre, Amarillo, Texas  
"Expressions from Maine," Pepperdine University, Malibu, California
and the Headley Museum, Kentucky
 
"76 Artists - A Bicentennial Exhibition," Augusta Museum, Maine  
"American Watercolors: 1800 to the Present,"
The Brooklyn Museum, New York
 
1976 "The Open Window," Fort Wayne Museum, Indiana  
1975 American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York  
1974 Watson/de Nagy & Company, Houston, Texas  
"Works On Paper From The Ciba-Geigy Collection," Summit Art Center,
Summit, New Jersey
 
1972 "Art Acquisitions," University of Massachusetts, Amherst  
"A.I.R. Artists in Residence," Glassboro State College, New Jersey  
American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York  
Maine Coast Artists, Rockport, Maine  
Watson/de Nagy & Company, Houston, Texas  
1971 "Art on Paper," Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina  
1964 "Artisti Fulbright," Palazzo Venezia, Rome, Italy  
Selected Collections: back to top
  Allied Banks, Texas  
  American Telephone and Telegraph  
  Bristol, Meyers, Squibb Company  
  The Brooklyn Museum  
  Choate Memorial Hospital, Boston  
  The Ciba - Geigy Collection  
  Citibank, NA  
  The Columbus Museum of Art  
  Commerce Bancshares, Missouri  
  Ernst & Whinney, New York  
  First Illinois Bank of Evanston, Illinois  
  Glickenhaus & Company, New York  
  Greenwich Public Library, Connecticut  
  Hale & Dorr, Boston  
  Heublein, Incorporated  
  The Hospital Corporation of America  
  Jones & Laughlin Steel Corporation  
  Lehman Brothers Kuhn Loeb, Incorporated  
  Lumber Mutual  
  Marsh & McLennan, Incorporated, New York  
  Milbank, Tweed, Hadly & McCloy, New York  
  Minnesota Mining & Manufacturing  
  NYNEX  
  Owens-Corning Fiberglass Corporation  
  Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison, New York  
  The Prudential Insurance Company of America  
  Purolator Corporation  
  R.J. Reynolds Industries, North Carolina  
  Simpson, Thacher & Bartlett, New York  
  Triangle Industries, New York  
  The United States Department of State  
  The University of Massachusetts, Amherst  
  Western Electric Corporation  
  The World Bank  
Selected Bibliography: back to top
  Clementoni, Simona. "Paths"
(Catalogue Essay), September 2009.
 
  Tentarelli, Francesco. "Latitudes of Light (Latitudini della Luce) Pictorial
Visions of America and Europe", (Catalogue Essay), August, September 2004.
 
  Gladstone, Valerie. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Katharina Rich Perlow,
Art News, November 1996.
 
  Mallory, Nina A. "Ray Ciarrocchi: Italian Landscapes,"
(Catalogue Essay), Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, September 1996.
 
  Bass, Ruth. "New York, New York!," ART-TALK,
Scottsdale, Arizona, October 1996.
 
  Raynor, Vivien. "Exhibit by Italian - Americans,"
The New York Times, December 25, 1994.
 
  Henry, Gerrit. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Katharina Rich Perlow,"
ARTnews, November 1993.
 
  Proctor, Roy. "Ciarrocchi's Water Binds Land, Sky Into Unity,"
The Richmond New Leader, November 23, 1991.
 
  Merritt, Robert. "Ciarrocchi's Painting Captures Response,"
The Richmond Times - Dispatch, November 16, 1991.
 
  Campbell, Lawrence. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Fischbach,"
Art in America, October 1989.
 
  Saez, Richard. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Tibor de Nagy,"
Arts, March 1985.
 
  Combs, Tram. "Ray Ciarrocchi, New Artist in Town,"
The Woodstock Times, February 3, 1983.
 
  Mallory, Nina A. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Tibor de Nagy,"
Arts, January 1983.
 
  Beem, Edgar Allen. "Ray Ciarrocchi: Nijinsky - A View,"
Art - New England, July/August, Volume 2, No. 8, 1981.
 
  Lubell, Ellen. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Tibor de Nagy,"
SoHo News, February 23, 1978.
 
  Frank, Peter. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Tibor de Nagy,"
ARTnews, September 1976.
 
  Kannenstine, Lou. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Tibor de Nagy,"
The 57th Street Review, March 1976.
 
  Campbell Lawrence. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Tibor de Nagy,"
ARTnews, April 1974.
 
  Kramer, Hilton. "SoHo: Figures At An Exhibition,"
The New York Times, March 2, 1974.
 
  Lubell, Ellen. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Tibor de Nagy,"
Arts, March 1974.
 
  Schwartz, Barbara. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Tibor de Nagy,"
ARTnews, April 1972.
 
  Mellow, James R. "Ray Ciarrocchi," The New York Times,
March 1, 1972.
 
  Scofield, Gerald E. "Ray Ciarrocchi At Tibor De Nagy,"
Pictures On Exhibit, May - June 1972.
 
  Mikotajuk, Andrea. "Ray Ciarrocchi at Tibor de Nagy,"
Arts, Summer 1971.
 
  Gruen, John. "Ray Ciarrocchi," New York Magazine,
June 7, 1971.
 
  Ayres, Julia. Monotype - Painterly Printmaking,
Watson - Guptill, May 1991.
 
  Listed in Who's Who in American Art, Who's Who in the East,
Printworld, and Who's Who in American Education 1992 -1993.
 
Awards & Scholarships: back to top
2009-2010 Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant  
1982 Ingram Merrill Foundation Fellowship Award  
1977 Ingram Merrill Foundation Fellowship Award  
1967 Louis Comfort Tiffany Grant  
1965 The MacDowell Colony  
1963 Fulbright Grant, Florence, Italy  
1962 The MacDowell Colony