SANDRA JACKMAN

 

Curriculum Vitae

 

 

Born: New York, May 9, 1937

Lives and works in New York City

 

One-Person Exhibitions

 

2010               “In the Spirit of the Book” Brooklyn Public Library

2005-2006    TJ Museum, Elkins Park, Pa.

1994               Harper Collins Publications, New York

1988-1993    Three solo shows, Douglas Drake Gallery, New York

1992               Artworks, Los Angeles. CA

1991               Private Stock Gallery, Shawnee Mission, Ks

1985               Artworks, Los Angeles, CA

1982-1985    Two solo shows, Reynold C. Kerr Gallery, New York

1982               Artworks, Los Angeles, CA

1981               Downtown Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1979               Dunaway, O'Neill Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1977               The Image and the Myth Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

1976               Re: Vision Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

1970-1974    Three solo shows, Orlando Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1967               Herzl Institute, New York

 

Honors & Awards

 

1955               School Art League Scholarship to Art Career School, New York

1973               American Association of University Women’s Award “Women U.S.A.”, Laguna Beach Museum, Laguna Beach, California

1974               Mount San Antonio College 4th Biennial Purchase Award. Juried by Barbara Haskell

 

Curatorial

 

2004               Panel Moderator “Artists Talk on Art” (ATOA) An exploration of contemporary trends in book art.  Organized by Mollie Barnes, Program Director ATOA. New York

 

2001               “Not for Publication: In the Spirit of the Book” Guest curator for                                Hillwood Museum, C. W. Post Campus, Long Island University

Auctions

 

2000               “El Dia de los Muertos” The Print Center, Philadelphia

1996               Center for Book Arts at Swann Galleries, New York


Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2017               Booknesses – Artists Books from the Jack Ginsberg Collection” University of Johannesburg Art Gallery, South Africa

2013 – 2014 “A Human Document. Selections from the Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry”, Perez Art Museum, Miami

2012               “The 36th Boston International Antiquarian Book Fair” Hynes Convention Center – Priscilla Juvelis Rare Books, Boston

2011               “Women of the Book” The Park School, Baltimore

2009               “The Book as Art” Artists’ Books from the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC. McMullen Museum of Art, Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

2007               “The Book as Art” Artists’ Books from the National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC

                        “Artists’ Sketchbooks & Illustrated Diaries” Exploring the Invisible. National Museum of Women in the Arts. Washington, DC.

                        “The Codex Foundation International Book Fair”  

                        University of California at Berkeley

2006               “20th Anniversary Exhibition” National Museum of Women in the Arts Washington, DC

2005               The Artists' Books Conference, June 15-18, 2005, hosted by
Wellesley College, Wellesley, Mass. (Priscilla Juvelis  Books.)

                        “Unpredictable Dialog – an Exhibition of work by Seven Artists.”  Sam Francis Gallery, Los Angeles

                        “Women of the Book” Rutgers University, Camden, NJ

                        “30 Years of Innovation” 30th Anniversary Exhibition, Center for Book Arts, New York

2003               Altered Books: Spine Bending Thrillers” Rider University Gallery, Lawrenceville, NJ.

2002-2017    Fifteen Separate “Antiquarian Book Fairs” 7th Regiment Armory, New York (Priscilla Juvelis Books)

2002-2003     “Book as Art XIV: Temptations” National Museum of Women in the Arts, Library and Research Center, Washington, DC

2002.                     Cove Gallery, Wellfleet, Mass.

2001               “From the Hands of the Maker: Unique Books” Temple Judea                                             Museum, Elkins Park, Pa.

                        “Books as Art XIII Artists’ Books About Artists” The National                                                             Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC

                        “Book Unbound” Agnes Scott College. Decatur, GA

2000-2001    “Unbound: Reshaping Artists’ Books” Henry Street Settlement,                                            Abrams Art Center, New York

2000               Book as Art XII” The National Museum of Women in the Arts

                                                Washington, DC

                        74th Annual International Competition: Photography” The Print                                         Center, Philadelphia, PA

                        Artists’ Books” HarperCollins Exhibition Space, New Yor

 

Selected Group Exhibitions (Continued)

 

1999               Book in Hand, a Book in Mind" Brooklyn Public Library, N.Y.

                        6th Book Arts Fair” Pyramid Atlantic, At the Corcoran Gallery of                                           Art, Washington, DC - Biannual Invitational

                        6th Book Arts Fair” Pyramid Atlantic, At the Corcoran Gallery of                                           Art, Washington, DC - Biannual Invitational (Joshua                                                          Heller Rare Books).

                        "Book as Art XI" The National Museum of Women in the Arts,                                               Washington, DC     

                        "Sculptural Books from the Collections of Museum of Fine Arts                                Boston, School of Museum of Fine Arts Boston and                                                       Massachusetts College of Art" in the Godine Library,                                                  Massachusetts College of Art,  Boston

                        "New York, New York" HarperCollins Exhibition Space, New York

                        Book Show, Alysia Dukler Gallery, Portland, OR

                        "Open and Closed” Artists’ contemporary books as sculpture,                                 Fullerton College, Fullerton, CA

1998               "The Illustrated Book" Hillwood Art Museum, C. W. Post Campus,

                                    Long Island University

1997-2005    "Women of the Book - Jewish Artists, Jewish Themes” Traveling                              Exhibition, Curated by Judith Hoffberg. Various Venues.

1997-1998    "Artists on the Road - Travel as a source of Inspiration" National                             Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC

1997               Traveling Exhibition for Today's Art/Nexus

                                    January: Tunisia, Tunis; February thru April: Pakistan

                                    May: Qatar, Doha; July-August: Amman, Jordan - National                                        Gallery of Fine Arts; September: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

                                    October: Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; November: Cairo, Egypt -                                         Ahmed Shawky Museum; December: Alexandria, Egypt -                                          American Center 

                        5th Book Arts Fair” Pyramid Atlantic, At the Corcoran                                                 Gallery of Art, Washington, DC - Biannual Invitational                                                       (Joshua Heller Rare Books).

1996               "Books in the Living Room" The Living Room Special                                                            Projects on Contemporary Art, Santa Monica, CA

                        Summer Group Show/Arden Gallery, Boston, MA

                        Traveling Exhibition for Today's Art/Nexus

                                    May: Guayaquil, Ecuador - Central Bank Museum

                                    June: Quito, Ecuador - Art Forum Gallery

August: Buenos Aires, Argentina - Museo Castagnino October: Buenos Aires, Argentina - Museo National de       Belles Art November: Casablanca, Morocco - Salon International De L'Edition et du Livre

 

.           Selected Group Exhibitions (Continued)

           

1996   “4th Book Arts Fair” Pyramid Atlantic, At the Corcoran                                                 Gallery of Art, Washington, DC - Biannual Invitational                                                  (Joshua Heller Rare Books).

1995               "One of a Kind Artists' Books" Foundation for Today’s Art/Nexus,                             Philadelphia, PA

1995.                     1994-1995    "The Book Unbound"         Ormund Museum, Ormand FL

Durango Museum, Durango, CO, Muscatine Art Museum, Muscatine, IA

                        "Books as Art" The National Museum of Women in the Arts,                                                 Washington, DC

1994               "VERBAL HOTHOUSE: Symbols to Stories," The Centre Gallery,                            Miami Dade Community College, Wolfson Campus, Miami

                        "The Body and the Book" Center for Book arts, New York

1993               "Artists' Books & Art about Books," Rubelle & Norman Schafler                               Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

                        "Artists' Books & Art About Books," Pratt Manhattan Gallery, N. Y.                            "Shaped Structures; Bookworks in Form," Beckstrand Gallery,                          Palos Verdes Art Center, Palos Verdes, Ca

                        Building the Contemporary Book; Architectural Artists' Books                                 Explored and Explained," Minnesota Center for Book Arts

                        "Big Ideas -- Visual Narratives in Book Form," Westport Art Center,                                    Westport, CT.

                        "Drawings III," Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA           

                        "The Pages Speak," The Bryant Library, Rosalyn, NY

                        "Books as Art," Barbara Gilman Gallery, Miami, FL

                        "Purim Masks and Haggatod," Skirball Museum, Los Angeles, CA

1992-1993    "Books as Art V," The National Museum of Women in the Arts,                                 Washington, DC

1992               "Book as Art Object," Edwin A. Ulrich Museum, Wichita State                                   University, Wichita, KS

                        "The Beauty in Breathing," Ruth & Marvin Sackner Archive of                                    Concrete and Visual Poetry, NIMS, Miami Beach, FL

                        'Intermezzo," Douglas Drake Gallery, New York

1991-1992    "Photographic Book Art in the United States," Texas                                                   Women's University, Denton, TX and Traveling

1991               "Books as Art,” Ruth & Marvin Sackner Archive of                                                         Concrete and Visual Poetry, NIMS, Miami Beach, FL

                        "Boundless Vision," San Antonio Art Institute, TX

                        "War and Peace," Center for Book Arts, New York

                        Economy of Space,” Center for Book Arts, New York

1990               "(Are These) Books," Hoffman Gallery, Oregon School of Arts and                          Crafts, Portland, OR

                        Group Show, Douglas Drake Gallery, New York

 

Selected Group Exhibitions (Continued)

 

1989               "Elements of Style: New York," Deson-Saunders Gallery, Chicago

                        "A Book in Hand, Books in Mind," Arvada Center for the Arts and                             Humanities, Arvada, CO

1988               "The Altered Page," Ruth & Marvin Sackner Archive of                                                            Concrete and Visual Poetry, 

                        "Fun & Games," Annual Members, Center for Book Arts, New York

                        Contemporary Book Arts, Organized by Minnesota Center for Book                                     Arts, University of North Dakota

                        Group Show, Douglas Drake Gallery, New York

1987               "Trans - Era - Inaugural Exhibition," Kerr Gallery, New York

                        Contemporary Book Arts, Organized by Minnesota Center for Book                                     Arts, Carleton Art Gallery, Carleton College, MN

                        The International Art Fair, Art 18 '87, Basel, Switzerland

                        Contemporary Book Arts”, Organized by Minnesota Center for                               Book Arts, Gallery 101, University of Wisconsin

                        "Joseph Cornell, His Legacy," A Selection of Contemporary Artists,                                    ACA Galleries, New York

1986               "Southern California Assemblage: Past and Present," Santa                                                Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum and the Art Museum of                                        Santa Cruz County, CA.

"A Survey of Bookworks by Photographers," Thomas J.Watson Library, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York           

1985-1986    Two Person Show, Katherine Markel Gallery, New York

                        "Book Arts II," Hand in Hand Gallery, New York

1985               "The Doll Show," Hillwood Art Gallery, C.W. Post Campus, Long                             Island University

                        "The Artist and the Toy," Pritchard Art Gallery, University of Idaho

                        "Collage: The State of the Art," Bergen County Museum of Art,                                 Paramus, NJ

                        "Many Voices, Many Visions," Brand Library Art Gallery,                                              Glendale,CA

1984-1985    "Book Show," Katherine Markel Gallery, New York

1984               "California Bookworks 1984," Art Gallery, Otis Parsons Institute,                             Los Angeles

                        "Masks, Masquerades, Megillot," Skirball Museum, Los Angeles

                        "Book Exhibition, 1984," Cleveland Institute of Art Curated by                                   Franklin Furnace

1983               "Breaking the Binding - American Book Art," University of                                         Wisconsin, Madison, WI

                        Temporary Exhibitions & Cultural Programs," City and County of                           San Francisco


Selected Group Exhibitions (Concluded)

 

 

1981               "Christmas Belles," Allan Stone Gallery, New York

                        "Ex Libras Attractions," Tracton Art Gallery, Los Angeles

                        "Art of Assemblage," Art Gallery, Sonoma State University, CA

                        "The Personal Touch," Fine Arts Gallery, Long Beach City College,                                     "Books as Art," Eton Schoen Gallery, San Francisco

                        "Small Works," Gallery 80, New York University

1980               Artists' Books, Artworks, Los Angeles

                        "On a Major and Minor Scale," Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles

1978               "Works on Paper," Witherspoon Art Gallery, University of North                                Carolina

                        "Fetish, Myth and Legend," Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL

                        Thanatopsis Space Gallery, Los Angeles

1976               "Imagination Show," Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art,                              Los Angeles

1975               Collage and Assemblage Exhibition, Los Angeles Institue of                                               Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

                        "21st Laguna Beach Museum of Art Competition,"  Laguna Beach,                                     CA

1974               "First All California Sculpture Exhibition," California State                                          University, Northridge, CA

                        "California-Hawaii regional", Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, CA

                        Mount San Antonio College 4th Biennial, CA (Purchase Award                                Juried by Barbara Haskell)

1973               American Association of University Women's Award, "Women                                 U.S.A.," Laguna Beach Museum of Art, CA

1972               "Ninth Southern California Exhibition," Long Beach Museum of Art,                                    CA

1970               "All California Show," Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego, CA

1969-1978    Five Seperate Group Exhibitions, Art Rental Gallery, Los Angeles                           County Museum of Art

1968               "Newcomers," Lytton Center of the Visual Arts, Los Angeles


Selected Publications

                       

Bookness Final Catalogue” Artists Books from the Jack Ginsberg Collection” South Africa, 2017

L.A. Rising – SoCal Artists Before 1980” by Lyn Kienholz published by The California/International Arts Foundation, 2010 Page 423

“The Book as Art – Artist books from the Collection of the National Museum of Women in the Arts” 2007

“Artists’ Sketchbooks and Illustrated Diaries – Exploring the Invisible” by Krystyna Wasserman – National Museum of Women in the Arts, 2007

“Women in the Arts – the Book as Art” Volume XXIV No. 3 Fall 2006

Joshua Heller Rare Books Catalogues 1996-2007

 Priscilla Juvelis Rare Books “Contemporary Book Arts Catalogues”          2000-2017   

                        "Artists on the Road - Travel as Source of Inspiration," The                                       National Museum of Women in the Arts, Library and Research                                    Center, 1997

"One of a Kind Artists' Books," Foundation for Today's Art/Nexus, 1995     

                        "Sculpture in Paper," By Nicholas Roukes, Davis Publications, Inc.,                                   1993  

"Books as Art," Boca Raton Museum of Art, 1991

                        "Sandra Jackman," By Jennifer P. Borum, Artforum, February 1991

                        "The Altered Page," Selection from the Ruth and Marvin Sackner                            Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, Center for Book Arts 1988

                        Catalog of the International Art Fair, "Art 18 '87, 20th Century Art,"                           International Kunstmesse, Basel, 1987

Artweek, Volume XVI, #36, November 2, 1985 

The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual                                  Poetry, 1984

                        New York Art Speak, Volume IV #4, October 14, 1982

                        "Art Synetics,"  By Nicholas Roukes, Honiro Arts Publications,                                 Calgary, 1982

                        "Nuove Cartoline," By Enrico Sturani, Saveili Edition, 1981

                        The Center Magazine, Volume II, #1 January-February 1978

                        Artes Visual Issue #10, Galleria International Section, 1976

                        LAICA Journal #6, Collage & Assemblage Exposition, Los Angeles                                   Institute of Contemporary Art, 1975

                        "Box Art: Assemblage & Construction,” By Donna Meilach, Crown,                                     1974

                        "Art in Boxes," By Alex Mogelon & Norman LaLiberte, Van                                         Norstrand  Reinhold, 1974


Selected Collections

 

Arts of the Book Collections, Sterling Memorial Library, Yale University

           

The Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, Seattle, WA.

 

The Boston Athenaeum Library, Boston MA

 

Boston Museum of Fine Arts School Library, Boston, MA

 

Continental Corporation, New York

 

Douglas and Elizabeth Drake, Canteberry, Kansas

 

Jack Ginsberg, Johannesburg, South Africa

 

Mount San Antonio College, Walnut CA

 

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.

 

Northern Illinois University, DeKalb IL.

 

The Arthur & Mata Jaffe Book Arts Collection – Jaffe Center – Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton

 

The Patrick Lannan foundation, Santa Fe

 

The Law offices of Irell and Manella, Los Angeles

 

The Rhode Island School of Design, Providence

 

The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive of Concrete and Visual Poetry, Miami

 

Betye Saar, Los Angeles

 

The Estate of John Schroeder, Los Angeles

           

The Skirball Museum, Los Angeles

 

TJ Museum, Elkins Park, PA

 

Watkinson Library at Trinity College, Hartford, CT

 

The William Morris Hunt Library, Museum of Fine Art, Boston, Mass

 

The University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA.