Curriculum Vitae

Interview for Yale Radio with Brainard Carey http://museumofnonvisibleart.com/interviews/bascha- mon/

link to Flags (collaborators for New Land project) https://www.facebook.com/BaschaMonFlags/

EDUCATION

New York University; B.A., Skidmore College
Graduate Work: Paterson State; Newark State Teachers College
Studio Work: Art Students League, NYC, 1966 – 1970
Additional Study: Visual Arts; Pratt; China Institute

GRANTS

1984 New Jersey State Council on the Arts (Drawing)
1992 New Jersey State Council on the Arts (Painting)
1999 New Jersey State Council on the Arts (Sculpture)
2013 New York Foundation for the Arts Relief Fund ($5000)

RESIDENCIES

2013 BRYDCLIFF AWARDED BY NYFA – WOODSTOCK, NY

AWARDS

2017/ 2018 – Nominations – JOAN MITCHELL FOUNDATION ARTISTS FELLOWSHIP GRANT

INTERNATIONAL

1991 Osaka Triennial International – Prize and Purchase

MUSEUM COLLECTIONS

Osaka Contemporary Art Center, Osaka, Japan
The Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
The New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ
Artists Library of the Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England
Library of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Museum of American Art Library, Washington, DC
The Newark Public Library, Newark, NJ (Artist Book Collection)
Printmaking Center of New Jersey
Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

1977 Lee Ault & Co., 25 East 77th St., New York, NY
1978-9 Lee Ault & Co., 25 East 77th St., New York, NY
1978 Thompson Park, Monmouth County Park System, Lincroft, NJ
  Temple B’Nai Or, Morristown, NJ
1979 City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ
1981 City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ
1982 Washington Township Library, NJ
1993 Contemplation/Contradiction: Altered Shrine, Aljira: A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ (curated by Victor Davson) with a video
1998 The Visited Past: Sculpture and Installations,
(curated by Valerie Larko) Tomasulo
Gallery, Union County College, Cranford, NJ
2003 BASCHA MON: FAMILY & GROUP PORTRAITS: encaustic paintings, sculpture, Installations curated by Kristen Accola – Gallery 31 North. NJ
2008 NJ. Center for Visual Arts – Summit, NJ
2011 Ben Shahn Gallery at William Paterson U. – MOUNTAINS/ BARRIERS/ AND POPPY FIELDS – Curated by Nancy Einreinhofer catalogue essay – Carl E. Hazlewood http://tinyurl.com/c952wjw
2011 McGraw Gallery at Newark Academy, Livingston, NJ curated by Elaine Brodie
2011 “Artist of the Month” Online for R&F Encaustics.” Curated by Laura Moriarity- October http://www.rfpaints.com/exhibitions/featured-artist/item/483-bascha-mon
2015 Port Washington Library, Port Washington, NY opens May 1 – May 31
2019 NEW LAND + Flags for the New Land by Invited Artists Contemporary Center for Art Bedminster, NJ Sept. 13 – Oct.26, 2019. Curator: Wes Sherman

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

1971 Museum (a space sponsored by the New York State Commission of Arts) Newark Museum Triennial, Newark, NJ

1974 New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ

1975 5 Women from New Jersey; Douglass College, New Brunswick, NJ Curator Lynn Miller

1977 Marion Koggler McNay Art Institute, San Antonio, TX
The Material Dominant: Museum of Art, Penn State University
Newark Museum 1st Biennial, Newark, NJ

1979 Lee Ault & Co., 25 East 77th St., New York, NY
Muse Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
New Jersey State Museum, 2nd Biennial, Trenton, NJ
Landscape as Source; Women’s Caucus for the Arts, NJIT
Small Works: WCA, City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ
Summit Art Center, Summit, NJ
Rutgers National Drawing Show, Camden, NJ
Drawing and Small Sculpture, Ball State University, Muncie, IN
Prints and Drawings Show, Bradley University, Peoria, IL

1980 Galerie Jan Krugier, 3 Pl. du Grand Mezel, Geneve, Switzerland
Art on Paper: Weatherspoon Gallery, University of North Carolina
Patterns and …. (curated by April Kingsley), First Women’s Bank, New York, NY
Martha White Gallery, Louisville, KY
Gallery Yssa, 123 East 57th Street, New York, NY
Rutgers National Drawing Show, Camden, NJ
Minimalism to Pattern; Nabisco Corporation, NJ
Ashawagh Hall, the Springs, East Hampton, NY
Femailable Art- Muse Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
4th Annual Invitational Drawing, Emporia State University, Kansas
Women’s Caucus for Art, Robeson Hall, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
Summit Art Center, Summit, NJ

1981 Sarah Rentschler Gallery, 450 West 24th Street, New York, NY
Rothschild Fine Art, 205 West End Avenue, New York, NY
City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ
North of New Brunswick/South of New York; Robeson Gallery, Rutgers
Ludlow-Hyland Gallery, East 57th Street, New York, NY
Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ

1982 Skidmore College Invitational – 6 Women Artists
Ludlow-Hyland Atelier, Sag Harbor, NY
Small Works: (Curated by Phyllis Kind), Zaner Gallery, Newark, NJ
Metro Show; City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ
Prints & Influences; Printmaking Council of New Jersey
The Peck School, Morristown, NJ

1983 Unicorn Gallery, Hoboken, NJ
Down to Earth: Landscapes in Print; Printmaking Council of NJ
Rider College, Trenton, NJ
Prints & Influences; Middlesex County College, NJ
Ironbound Educational and Cultural Center, NJ
Clarence Dillon Library, NJ
Somerset County College, NJ

1984 Prints & Influences; Hunterdon County Library, NJ
Gloucester County College, NJ

1985 Morris Museum Fellowship Exhibition, Morristown, NJ
Printmaking Council of New Jersey

1988 New Jersey Center of Visual Arts Gallery, Summit, NJ

1989 Printmaking Council of New Jersey
Educational Testing Service, Princeton, NJ

1990 Robeson Gallery, Rutgers University, Newark, NJ
Noyes Museum, NJ

1991 Atrium Gallery, Morristown, NJ
Aljira: A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ
Printmaking Council of New Jersey
OIA Salon 91, New York, NY
Osaka Triennial 91, Osaka, Japan

1992 New Acquisitions Show, Trenton State Museum, Trenton, NJ
Spectrum Gallery, Manasquan, NJ
Schering-Plough 92, New Jersey
1.5 Show, Tribeca 148 Gallery, New York, NY
Spare Parts; Marine Midland Bank, Broadway & Houston Streets, NYC
Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ
Printmaking Council of New Jersey

1993 The Gallery, Barnegut Light, NJ
Long Beach Island Foundation, Barnegut Light, NJ
Stedman Gallery, Rutgers University, Camden, NJ (Fellowship Award Show)

1994 NJ Arts Annual: Fine Arts, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ
Sculptors’ Drawings: 14 Sculptors Gallery, Invitational,
164 Mercer Street, NYC
Nabisco Art Gallery
Printmaking Council of New Jersey
Aljira: A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ

1995 Imaging New Jersey Printmaking Council of New Jersey
Imaging New Jersey Barron Arts Center
Imaging New Jersey Monmouth Museum
Imaging New Jersey Gloucester County College
Imaging New Jersey Johnson & Johnson
Imaging New Jersey Watchung Arts Center
Faculty Show: Somerset Art Association, NJ
Award Show; Printmaking Council of NJ, Ben Shahn Gallery, William Patterson College
Currents in Printmaking; Interchurch Center Gallery, NY, Printmaking Council of NJ
Dieu Donné, NYC C Winter Show
Salon Show C Art Initiatives, NYC

1996 Aljira: A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ Aljira National 2

1997 New Jersey Center for Visual Arts – Faculty Show
Myhelan Cultural Arts Alliance Benefit Exhibit
New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ Editions Eight: About Face
Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ Found/Fabricated
Montclair State University, Small Works (curated by William Zimmer)
Newark Museum, Editions Nine: Construct

1998 Johnson Gallery, Somerset Art Association, Bedminster, NJ C Editions Nine: Construct
Newark Public Library National Women’s History Month Editions @ (curated by William J. Dane)
Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ Small Works (curated by Kristen Accola)
New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ Faculty Exhibition: The Artist Interprets
New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ Editions Ten: Speculation

1999 Printmaking Council of NJ C: Ten x Ten

2000-1 New Outlooks- New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ
New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship Exhibition 1999-2000 at Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ & Chubb Atrium Gallery
A Casa de Giorgio Arte Contemporanea Massa e Cozzile, Italy

2002 Exit Art – Reactions Soho New York City Body Works
Gallery 31 North Glen Gardner, NJ
A Framework for Fifty Years, Timberfield Forbes Family Estate, NJ
Working Artists – NJCVA Faculty Show New Jersey Center for Visual Arts

2003 Tang Museum at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY. Alumni Show
Hunt Homestead 150th Anniversary Show – Gallery 31North, Glen Gardner

2004 American Impressions: National Juried Printmaking Exhibition Juror-Judith Brodsky at Ben Shahn Galleries; William Paterson University
Exit Art – What an Art Gallery Should Actually Look Like (Large Glass) June 2004

2005 31st Annual Juried Members show -Printmaking Council of NJ. Juror: Ofelia Garcia

2006 Printmaking show will travel
Visual Arts Center of NJ Faculty Exhibition one of five artists Feb.1-28
Art and the City – Newark Arts Council – Auction May 10, 2006

2007 Travels of Eve: Works by Women on the Move – Westminster Arts Center, Bloomfield College, NJ (my photo on cover of College Magazine/sculpture)
Blank Canvas Benefit Center for Art NJ – Summit
International Juried Small Works; Juror: Nancy Einreinhofer;
Printmaking Council, NJ

2008 Tang Museum at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY – Alumni Exhibit
“Global Footprints- works on Ecology, the Environment & Extinction “Printmaking Council of NJ. Travels to: Ortho Biotech Headquarters, Bridgewater, NJ
James Howe Gallery at Kean University
“Contemporary Art & Antiques”- Gallery 31 North, Glen Gardner, NJ
“Through the Lens” International Juried Photography Exhibition – Printmaking Council of NJ Travels to: Ortho Biotech Headquarters, Bridgewater, NJ.

2009 AMERICAN IMPRESSIONS- Contemporary American Printmaking –Juror- Wllie Cole= 2nd prize
New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ – Faculty Exhibition
“WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE HUMAN” –curated by Lukas Franck
Somerville, NJ ArtsFestival – travels to Print Council of NJ
Johannesburg,South Africa

2010 – Blue Sky Project 2010: Civic Gallery;Joetsu City;Niigata Prefecture also Imai Museum Niigata Prefecture – JAPAN “myths and marks” curated by Sally Spofford Printmaking Council of NJ

2011 “COSTS OF WAR” PUFFIN FOUNDATION

2011 “WATER WATER, ANYWHERE” –Curated by Dr. Virginia Fabbri Butera at Maloney Gallery –
College of St. Elizabeth; Morristown, NJ. (works from Tsunami: Loss

2012 Tang Museum at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY Alumni Exhibit Faculty Show – Hunterdon Art Museum Clinton, NJ

2013 “ANATOMY OF A CHAIR” Hamilton Street Gallery Bound Brook, NJ

2014 Fountain Art Fair Hullaballoo Collective March – NY Armory Primar(il)y Red- Gallery U- Westfield, NJ curator Robert Langdon [my painting “American Legion Veteran’s Poppy Field #4 featured on the flyer

2015 Faculty Exhibition Hunterdon Art Museum Clinton, NJ
“GOING BIG” Central Booking Gallery Ludlow St. NYC curated by Suzan Shutan and Susan Carr

2016-2017 Blog for Steve Gibson: http://mockingbirdthoughtz.blogspot.com./2016/08/bascha-mon.html
Through the Rabbit Hole curator Richard Timperio Sideshow Gallery Williamsburg, Brooklyn through Feb. 2017. (on loan) Rockefeller Family Office Rockefeller Plaza,

2018 Sideshow Nation – Sideshow Gallery, Williamsburg, Bklyn Curated by Richard Timperio
The Invisible Pencil – Elizabeth Stone Harper Gallery Clinton, SC. Curator- Ann Stoddard
Among Friends curated by Alexandra Rutsch Brock, Beth Dary, Patricia Fabricant – Dumbo, Bklyn. NY
Auction – Hunterdon Art Museum Clinton, NJ – Invited

2019 Faculty show – Hunterdon Art Museum
Among Friends curators: Alexi Rutsch Brock; Beth Dary; Patricia Fabricant. NYC

REVIEWS/BIBLIOGRAPHY

Arts Magazine, Gordon Brown, March 1977
Art World, Barnaby Conrad III, February 1977
Pictures on Exhibit, March/April 1977
East Side Express, N.F. Karlins, February 1977
Newark Star Ledger, July 1977
The Daily Register (NJ), Carol Jacobson, May 1978
Newark Star Ledger – Dan Bischoff April 2011
Observer Tribune – Recorder Newspapers – Phil Gerber interview
Work reproduced in Visual Sociology; article by Judith Friedman,
Suburban Landscape: Views of New Jersey Artists, 1993
The New York Times, Sunday, June 5, 1994; William Zimmer
The Jersey Journal, May 20, 1994; Janet Purcell Piggott
State Treasures; Beth Kissinger, 1994
Recorder Publishing Co papers, September 1994; article, Bill Nutt
Long Valley Artist Taps Her Audience
Star Ledger, Sunday June 26, 1994; Eileen Watkins
Star Ledger, December 5, 1997 Found/Fabricated; Dan Bischoff
Express Times, December 1997 Found/Fabricated; Ken Endick [with color reproduction of sculpture]
Summit Observer, May 21, 1998
Star Ledger, Sunday, May 31, 1998; color reproduction; Dan Bischoff
Observer Tribune, June 4, 1998; photo reproduction of sculpture
The New York Times, Sunday, June 7, 1998; William Zimmer
Strictly Hunterdon, June 11, 1998; Robert Gluck
The Artist’s Quest for Inspiration, by Peggy Hadden. Allworth Press, 1999
The New York Times, Sunday, January 7, 2001; William Zimmer
Express Times, July 19, 2002
Recorder Publishing Co. Rachel Mullen 150th anniversary show, June 2003
Recorder Publishing co. Phil Garber- April 2011 – studio interview
Star Ledger, Dan Bischoff – April 2011
catalog for exhibition: Mountains, Barriers and Poppy Fields. Essay – Carl E. Hazlewood 2011
Recorder Publishing Co. Phil Garber Front Page article: ARTIST IS STILL STANDING DESPITE IRENE AND SANDY. Oct. 17, 2013 http://newjerseyhills.com/observer

SELECTED CORPORATE COLLECTIONS & PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Warner-Lambert Corp. Morris Plains, NJ
Bankers Trust, New York, NY
Marine Midland Bank, New York, NY
Prudential Insurance Co., Newark, NJ
Educational Testing Services, Princeton, NJ
Van Genderen Whelpley Assoc. Inc., San Francisco, CA
Temple B’Nai Or, Morristown, NJ
Muse Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
LOAN TO : Rockefeller Family Office at Rockefeller Plaza, NYC

COVER ART FOR A BOOK:

“EVIDENCE OF NOSTALGIA AND OTHER STORIES” BY KABU OKAI-DAVIES; MY PAINTING – “ADRIFT AND DREAMING” oil on canvas.

PANEL DISCUSSIONS

Printmaking Council of New Jersey

TEACHING ADULTS

Somerset Art Association (1995-6) Myhelan Cultural Center(1999-2001)
New Jersey Center for Visual Arts (1996-2009) Hunterdon Museum of Art 1998-2020
Private advanced students: 2009-2020

ONLINE INTERVIEW

R&F PAINTS – ARTIST OF THE MONTH/ BASCHA MON Oct. 2011
https://baschamon.see.me
web site: http://baschamon.neoimages.net (no longer used)

Other online venues

Blue Sky Project –Japan
40 years Women Artists Douglas College: http://iwa.rutgers.edu
www.hullaballoocollective.org
www.NoBloodonourClothes (invited- 2 images shown)
www.facebook.com/bascha.mon
Joanne Mattera Art Blog: An Aggregate of Forces: 60 Women Over 60
Joanne Mattera Art Blog: Dedication and Purpose: 65 Artists Over 65