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JOHN BOAK: RESUME

BORN

Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1947

EDUCATION

The Hotchkiss School Lakeville, Connecticut, USA, graduated 1965, Cum Laude

Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA, graduated 1970, BA Fine Arts

PUBLIC ART

Jackson National Life Insurance, Nashville TN, Lavoir, commissioned oil painting of the Princess Theater, Harriman TN.

University of Colorado, Folsom Field Addition, Boulder CO, four oil landscape paintings, seven wall sculptures.

Colorado Department of Transportation, El Moro Rest Area, large-scale glyphs in bronze, steel, aluminum, slate, and glass.

City & County of Denver, Harvard Gulch, int. & ext. porcelain enamel panels

Colorado Welcome Center, Dinosaur, CO; exterior steel sculpture, interior paintings

Colorado Welcome Center, Burlington, CO; exterior sculpture, interior paintings

Colorado Welcome Center, Fruita, CO; exterior building glyphs, interior paintings

EXHIBITIONS

Alfred A. Arraj U.S. Courthouse, U.S. General Services Administration Art in Architecture Program, Fifth Anniversary of the opening of the Hamilton Building at the Denver Art Museum, paintings of the Hamilton Building's structural steel, John Boak (also showing Rick Dula, Gifford Ewing), 2011

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado, Washington Park, Denver, one-man show, 2010

William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO, featured artist, paintings of the Hamilton Building's structural steel, 2007

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado, Washington Park, Denver, one-man Show, 2005

pARTners, Couples making Art, Republic Plaza Lobby, Denver, 2005

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado, Washington Park, Denver, one-man Show, 2003

William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO, group show "Above & Below", 2003

Koelbel Public Library, Centennial CO, one-man Show, 2002

Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado, Washington Park, Denver, one-man Show, 2002

Aspen Club, Aspen, Colorado, paintings, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003

2002 Corporate Collections, Colorado Business Commmittee for the Arts, Republic Plaza Lobby, Denver, 2002

Quorum Gallery, Addison TX, one-man show, 2000

Metropoint Building, Englewood, CO, one-man show, 2000

ZIP37, Denver, one-man show, 1999

ZIP37, Denver, one-man show, 1998

National Center for Atmospheric Research, one-man show, 1997

Artists of Colorado, CAA/CAG, Colorado History Museum, group show, 1996

Andrew J. Macky Gallery, CU Boulder, one-man show, 1996

Republic Plaza, Denver, Western Visions, group show, 1996

Artists of Colorado, CAA/CAG, Colorado History Museum, group show, 1996

Gallery of Contemporary Art, CU Colorado Springs, AAA+, group show, 1995

Core, Denver, W.O.W. group show, Honorable Mention, 1995

Zenith, Denver, one-man show, 1994

Kyle Belding Gallery, Denver, group show, 1992

Art Zone, Jewish Community Center, Denver , juried show, 1991.

Kyle Belding Gallery, Denver, “Zoa Ace, John Boak”, 1990

Kyle Belding Gallery, Denver, “Archetypes & Images”, featured artist, 1990

Kyle Belding Gallery, Denver, group show, 1989

Patton Duval Gallery, Los Angeles, group show, 1989

Schwartz Cierlak Gallery, Santa Monica CA, summer show, 1989

DiLaurenti Gallery, New York, “Nine Painters”, group show, 1989

Grant Street Art Center, Denver, “New Tools”, invitational group show, 1988

Pirate Gallery, Denver, Outsider show, 1988

1999 Broadway Gallery, Denver, “Visions of the West”, group show, 1988

DiLaurenti Gallery, New York,“Avant Garde”, group show, 1987.

Alpha Gallery, Denver, summer show, 1987.

1999 Broadway Gallery, Denver, “A Celebration of Denver Artists”, invitational group show, 1987.

Alpha Gallery, Denver, group show, 1987.

DiLaurenti Gallery, New York,“Fresh”, group show, 1986.

Denver Regional Art Expo, 1986.

Mountain Bell/Metro Denver Arts Alliance, Denver CO,

“Communications 86”, juried show, 1986.

Sangre De Cristo Arts Center, Pueblo, CO, juried show, 1985.

Sullivan-Bisenius Gallery, Denver CO, one-man show, 1985.

Inkfish Gallery, Denver CO, group show, 1985.

S. Moneypenny, Portola Valley CA, one-man show, 1984.

Colorado Graphic Arts Center, Denver CO, “Printmaking Invitational”, group show, 1983.

West Wall Gallery, Telluride CO, one-man show, 1982.

Inkfish Gallery, Denver CO, Miniatures, group show, 1978


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