Gordon Chandler

EDUCATION:

1997 MFA Sculpture, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA 1975 BFA Sculpture, Syracuse University, NY
1974 Skowhegan School of Painting & Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

EXHIBITIONS:

2015 Art Taipei, Taipei, Taiwan, China represented by Red Door Gallery
"Gordon Chandler" Red Door Gallery, one person show, Taipei, Taiwan, China “Scrapel Hill” group show, Chapel Hill, NC
"Water" Cochran Gallery Group Show, LaGrange, GA

2014 “Space/Launch Photograph” Skowhegan School Alumni Show, New York, NY "Gordon Chandler" Cochran Gallery one person show, LaGrange, GA
“Little Things” Swan Coach House Gallery, group show curated by Marianne Lambert,

Atlanta, GA
“Serenbe Sculpture On the Grounds” Serenbe, GA

2012 “Gordon Chandler” one man show, Pao PU Cafe, Taipei, Taiwan, China
2011 “Shanghai Gallery Selection” Shanghai World Financial Center, Pudong New Area,

represented by stage/BACK gallery
“Cut/log Contemporary Art Fair” Bourse de Commerce, Paris, France,

represented by Stageback Gallery, Shanghai, China “Refined ReUse” one man show, The Rymer Gallery, Nashville, TN

2010 “Wear Objects” one man show, Stageback Gallery, Shanghai, China “M120 Moganshan” Shanghai, China
“Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood 2009” Chesterwood, MA “Southern Metal” Rymer Gallery, Nashville, TN

2008 “Game Room” solo exhibition, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA
“Game Show” solo exhibition, Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, CA

2006 “Trashformations” Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA
2004 “Gordon Chandler” solo exhibition, Lois Lambert Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

“Kimonos” at Ferrin Gallery, Lenox, MA and New York, NY (June)

“The Emory Chairs Project” Emory University, Atlanta, GA
2002 “Return Engagement” Art from Food Packaging, Copia Museum, Napa, CA

“Navy Pier Walk Sculpture Exhibition” curated by Dave Hickey, Chicago “From Inspiration to Production” Cal Poly, Pamona, CA
“Maquettes for Navy Pier Walk Exhibit” Field Museum, Chicago IL

2001 “On and Off the Wall” William J. Thompson Street Gallery, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

1999 “Alumni Invitational Exhibition” University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
1998 “Celebrating The Creative Spirit: Contemporary Southeastern Furniture” On tour through

2001, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL
1997 “From the Ground Up” Socrates Sculpture Park, New York, NY

“Hello Again; A New Wave of Recycled Art & Design” Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, CA 1996 “Beyond Function” Contemporary Southeastern Crafts, Columbus Museum of Art,

Columbus, GA
1995 “Recycle, Reuse, Recreate” February 1995 thru April 1997, Traveling African museum

tour exhibition.
“A Sampler: 12 Georgia Artists” Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

1994 “Benchworks” Knoxville World Fair Grounds, Knoxville, TN
1992 “Bench Marks” Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
1991 “Mental Metal II” National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN

1989 “Four Georgia Art Furniture Makers” Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, GA 1988 “Red Clay Survey” Huntsville Museum of Arts, Huntsville, AL

“Gotham City Show” CNN Center, Atlanta, GA

SELECTED COLLECTIONS:

Lamar Dodd Art Center collection, LaGrange College, LaGrange, GA Josh Klenbort and Susie Junker, Shanghai, China
Contemporary Museum of Art, Honolulu, HI
Emory University, Atlanta, GA

Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL National Ornamental Metal Museum, Memphis, TN Walter and Ann Nathan, Chicago, IL Chattahoochee Valley Art Museum, LaGrange, GA Roger Brown, La Conchita, CA
Elton John, Atlanta, GA
Runnymede Sculpture Farm, Woodside, CA

SELECTED COMMISSIONS:

2010 “General Knox” commissioned piece, Otis, MA 2009 University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA 2001 Fulton County Arts Council, Atlanta, GA
1994 Wild Horse Saloon, Nashville, TN

1990 Omni Building, Reckson Associates, Uniondale, Nassau County, NY 1989 Bulova Building, Blumenfeld Development, Jackson Heights, NY

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:

Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 1 2015 New York Times, January 31, 2015
Audi Magazine, June 2010
Boston Globe, August 2009

Artnet Magazine, Artnet Design, 2008
Berkshire Life, September 2007
Sculpture Magazine, July 2007
Art and Antiques, September 2005
Forbes Magazine, November 1998
Southern Homes, September 1991
Chicago Tribune, October 2, 1994
Construction Equipment Magazine, February 1990 Atlanta Homes and Lifestyles, March 1994 Chicago Tribune, August 26, 1990

Ambiente Magazine, Germany, June1991 Art in America, September 1992
Chicago Sun-Times, November 1999