Douglass schatz

 

RESUME

Professor, Head of Sculpture, State University of New York, Potsdam NY
Board of Trustees, Secretary of the Board, International Sculpture Center, Hamilton NJ


Academic Degrees
1999 MFA in Sculpture University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
1996 MS in Geology Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
1992 BA in Art/Geology Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY


Exhibitions
2016 Quebec Winter Carnival International Snow Sculpting Competition, Quebec QC
New York State Snow Carving Championships, Waddington, NY
Introductions, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville TN
2015 North of the Blue Line, Art and Design Invitational, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY
Quebec Winter Carnival International Snow Sculpting Competition, Quebec QC
National Snow Carving Championships, Lake Geneva WI
International Sculpture Exhibition, Le Domaine Forget, St. Irenee QC
2014 Quebec Winter Carnival International Snow Sculpting Competition, Quebec QC
International Sculpture Exhibition, Le Domaine Forget, St. Irenee QC
2013 Open/Closed, (Solo Show), Mansfield University, Mansfield PA
National Snow Carving Championships, Lake Geneva WI
Outdoor Sculpture Show, KECU, Frankfort, KY
Engineered Art: An International Sculpture Exhibit at Georgia Tech, Atlanta GA
2012 River City Queen, Outdoor Sculpture, Sculpture Fields at Montague Park, Chattanooga TN
American Sculptors in the Tropics, The Frost Art Museum, Miami FL
LittleSculpture Show, 23rd International Sculpture Conference, Chicago IL
National Snow Carving Championships, Lake Geneva WI
Outdoor Sculpture, Josephine Sculpture Park, KECU Extension, Frankfort KY
2011 Under Azure Skies, Sarasota Season of Sculpture, Sarasota FL
A Resolution of the Arts and Sciences, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs NY
National Snow Carving Championships, Lake Geneva WI
Macbeth, Josephine Sculpture Park, Frankfort KY
2010 National Snow Carving Championships, Lake Geneva, WI
Art Exhibition, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, NY
SUNY Show, State Campus, Albany NY
2009 National Snow Carving Championships, Lake Geneva, WI
ReJuvenate, Rymer Gallery, Nashville TN
Josephine Sculpture Park Tour, Josephine Sculpture Park, Frankfort KY
2008 Florida Invitational, University of North Florida, FL
New York State Snow Sculpting Championships, Dickinson Center, NY
SUNY Show, State Campus, Albany NY
2007 In the Shadow of the Alps: American Sculptors in Switzerland, St. Urban Switzerland.
New York State Snow Sculpture Championships, Cooperstown, NY
Burlington County College Sculpture Garden Exhibition, Pemberton, NJ
North Country Regional Show, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, NY
Alumni Show, Tang Museum, Saratoga Springs NY
2006 Art Exhibition, Gibson Gallery, Potsdam, NY
Burlington County College Sculpture Garden Exhibition, Pemberton, NJ
New York State Snow Sculpture Championships, Cooperstown, NY
Obsessive Consumption, Collaboration at St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY
2005 National Snow Sculpture Championships, Lake Geneva, WI
New York State Snow Sculpting Championships, Glens Falls, NY
University of Kentucky Alumni Show, Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY
6th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show, Juried Show, Finer Things Gallery, Nashville TN
SUNY Show, State Campus, Albany, NY
2004 5th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show, Juried Show, Finer Things Gallery, Nashville TN
Biennial Juried Underground Railroad Exhibition, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, KY. Catalogue
Twenty One Years of Studios, Carton Services, Portland, OR
New York State Snow Sculpting Championships 2004, City Park, Glens Falls, NY
Sculpture Exhibition, Finer things Gallery, Nashville, TN
International Juried Exhibition, Creative Spirit Art Center, Potsdam, NY
2003 Real Illusions, Frist Museum, Nashville, TN. Catalogue
4th Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show, Juried Show, Finer Things Gallery, Nashville, TN
Sculpture Invitational, Harlan Gallery, Seton Hill University, Greensburg, PA. Catalogue
Southeast Regional Invitational, Curated by John Henry, Chattanooga State Community College Outdoor Sculpture Museum, Chattanooga, TN
SUNY Potsdam Show, SUNY Systems, State Campus, Albany, NY. Catalogue Regional Show, Creative Spirit Art Gallery, Potsdam, NY
2002 Interrupted (Solo Show) Gibson Gallery, Potsdam NY
3rd Annual Outdoor Sculpture Show, Finer Things Gallery, Nashville, TN. Juried Show
40 artists—one camera, Rule of Thirds Gallery, Nashville, TN
2001 International Juried Art Exhibit, Frederic Remington Art Museum Ogdensburg, NY. Juried Show
ChessPieces, Civic Center, Clarksville, TN
Studio Tour, Amotex Building, NoHo District, Nashville, TN
Studio Tour Show, Watkins Gallery, Nashville, TN
Watkins Faculty Show, Watkins Gallery, Nashville, TN
Boneyard, Finer Things Gallery, Nashville, TN Commissioned work
The Little Prince, Nashville Public Library, Nashville, TN Collaboration
2000 Small Packages, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN
Waiting (Solo Show), Circle Gallery, Birmingham, AL
Renaissance Regional Art Exhibition, The Renaissance Center, Dickson, Tennessee. Juried Show
Fest de Ville, Tennessee Performing Arts Center, Nashville, TN
Finer Things Outdoor Exhibition at Fest de Ville, Nashville, TN
Outdoor Sculpture Show, Finer Things Outdoor Sculpture Gallery, Nashville, TN
Alias Show, Visual Artist Alliance of Nashville-Art Synergy, Nashville, TN
New Watkins Faculty Show, Vanderbilt University Club, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
Switchyard, Zeitgeist Gallery, Nashville, TN. Rotating show with 3 different openings.
In Heat, Fugitive Art Center, Nashville, TN
Summer Offerings, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN
Watkins Faculty Show, Watkins Gallery, Nashville, TN
Nashville Art Gallery Dealers Association Fundraiser Showcase, Watkins Gallery, Nashville, TN
Junior League Design Showcase, Former Minnie Pearl Mansion, Nashville, TN
Studio Tour, Visual Artists Alliance of Nashville, Nashville, TN
V.A.A.N. Show, Art Synergy, Nashville, TN
1999 Small Packages, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN
Disconnected (Solo Show), University of Kentucky Downtown Gallery, Lexington, KY
Outdoor Sculpture Show, Finer Things Outdoor Sculpture Gallery, Nashville, TN. Juried Show
Under one Roof, Traveling Show, Center for Rural Development, Somerset, KY
Sculpture Show, Rasdell Gallery, Lexington, KY
Under one Roof, Traveling Show, Maysville Community College, Calvert Center, Maysville, KY
1998 Mid-America Art Conference Show, Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY
Research Show, Patterson Office Tower, Lexington, KY
Cage Match (Solo Show), Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY
Sculpture Tour, Sculpture on Campus Program, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
Arboretum Show, Lexington Arboretum, Lexington, KY
Fiber, Past and Present, Rasdell Gallery, Lexington, KY
Under One Roof, Travelling Show, PNC Bank Gallery, Lexington, KY
Graduate Student Show, University of Kentucky Downtown Gallery, Lexington, KY
1997 New Faces, 3 person Show, Tuska Center for Contemporary Art, Lexington, KY
Carrey Ellis Memorial Show, Juried show, Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY
1996 Graduate Student Show, Barnhart Gallery, Lexington, KY
Vanderbilt Student Show, Sarratt Gallery, Nashville, TN Juried Show
1995 Kidwell Selects, 3 person show, Ann Kidwell and Associates Gallery, Nashville, TN
1993 Group Show, New Faces Gallery, Portland, OR


Performance Sculpture
2016 Festival of Light, Potsdam NY
2014 Illuminated Sculpture Garden, Lougheed Festival, Potsdam, NY
2013 Outdoor Sculpture Garden-Festival of Lights, SUNY Potsdam, Potsdam NY
BB4, Little Marrowbone Repair Corp., Nashville, TN
2011 Dogs of War, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs NY A Fire Work with a 15‘ steel and fabric dog and pyrotechnics
Festival of Lights, Potsdam NY Artwork and performances by State University of New York Students and Faculty
2010 Festival of Lights, Potsdam NY Artwork and performances by State University of New York Students and Faculty
Burning Banjos III, Nashville, TN A Fire Work and performance in collaboration with The Little Marrowbone Repair Corp .
2008 Festival of Lights, Potsdam, NY Artwork and performances by State University of New York Students and Faculty
2007 Festival of Lights, Potsdam, NY Artwork and performances by State University of New York Students and Faculty
2006 Festival of Lights, Potsdam, NY Artwork and performances by State University of New York Students and Faculty
2005 Festival of Lights, Potsdam, NY Artwork and performances by State University of New York Students and Faculty
2005 Penny, Brush Gallery, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY
2005 Festival of Lights, Canton NY Artwork by students and faculty of SUNY Potsdam and St. Lawrence University
2004 A Conversation, Potsdam, NY A fireworks conversation between 2—15 foot tall steel and fabric heads, dance performances by the SUNY
Potsdam Dance and Drama Department, and original score and performance by the Crane School of Music,
2002 Music and Mudding, Hendersonville, TN A 28’ tall bride and a 25’ tall groom made of steel, fabric and lights.
2001 Burning Banjos II, Nashville, TN A sculpture/performance piece in conjunction with the Little Marrowbone Repair Corp. using 25’ and 30’ tall banjo players and a 28’
tall fiddle player, fireworks, sound, and percussion. Involving students from Vanderbilt University, Middle Tennessee State University, and the Nashville art community.
2000 Bone, Nashville, TN. A Halloween performance/sculpture using fireworks, a 25’ tall steel and fabric ghoul, rocket powered ghosts, and inflatable plastic catacombs. With
the Little Marrowbone Repair Corp., students from Middle Tennessee State University, Vanderbilt University, Watkins College of Art and Design, and Belmont University.
2000 Burning Banjos, Nashville, TN. A performance/sculpture in conjunction with the Little Marrowbone Repair Corp., students from Watkins College of Art and Design,
and Vanderbilt University involving a 30 foot tall steel and fabric banjo player, fireworks, sound, and percussion.
2000 Oz, Lexington, KY. A multimedia fire work performance based on the characters from the Wizard of Oz in conjunction with the Little Marrowbone Repair Corp., and
the Grimes Mill Aluminum Miners.
1999 Pigs in Space, Nashville, TN. A performance/sculpture in conjunction with the Little Marrowbone Repair Corp. involving rocket-powered fabricated steel and fabric racing pigs.
1999 Super P.I.G. Rides Again: Grimes Mill Aluminum Miners’ Fourth of July ’99, Lexington, KY. A performance using steel, fabric, fireworks, and sound.
1999 Burning Elvis, Hunka-Hunka Burnin’ Love: Grimes Mill Aluminum Miners’ What would Elvis do? Fourth of July ’99, Lexington, KY. A
commissioned sculpture/performance with 25 foot tall kinetic figure made of steel, cloth, and fireworks
1998 Notorious P.I.G., Mid-America College Art Association Conference, Lexington, KY. A
one man performance/sculpture using a 12’ long motorized, cloth-covered welded steel pig form
1998 Burning Uncle Sam: Grimes Mill Aluminum Miners’ Fourth of July 98’, Lexington, KY.
A commissioned sculpture/performance involving an exploding and burning 25’ tall kinetic figure made of steel, cloth, and fireworks
1997 Burning Man East: Grimes Mill Aluminum Miners’ Fourth of July 97, Lexington, KY A commissioned sculpture/performance involving an exploding and burning 25’ tall
kinetic figure made of steel, cloth, and fireworks


Publications
2015 “Constructing Mysteries,” Nashville Arts Magazine, Nashville TN. November 2015. pp. 54-57
“Plenza", Nashville Arts Magazine, Nashville TN. June 2015, pp. 24-33
“Let it Speak”, Nashville Arts Magazine, Nashville TN. October 2015, pp. 34-38
“Josephine Sculpture Park”, Nashville Arts Magazine, Nashville TN. September 2015, pp. 74-76
2009 ISC Strategic Plan, Contributor, International Sculpture Center, Hamilton NJ 2009
2007 “In the Shadow of the Alps: American Sculptors in Switzerland” Sculpture.net blog, http://www.russrubert.com/Sculpture/Blog/Entries/
2007/11/2_In_the_Shadow_of_the_Alps,_American_Sculptors_in_Switzerland.ht ml. 2007
1996 Hardgrounds in the Lower Ordovician Mascot Formation (Knox Group), Early Marine Diagenesis in the Dupont Core from Waverly, Tennessee. Master’s
Thesis, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN, 1996. 94pp.