vincent baldassano

vincent baldassano

Oxford, CT, United States


B.A. Wagner College
M.F.A. University of Oregon


Grants & Fellowships
Western CT. State University Development Grant, 2012; American Academy in Rome, Visiting Artist 2012,2014
Vermont Studio Center Grant, 2011
Gateway Foundation Grant: Rome, 2012,Florence, Italy, 2006 Fresco , 2007, Lucca, Italy, Egg Tempera
Congress of Connecticut Community Colleges Development Grant, Venice, Italy, 2006.2007
New York State Council on the Arts/New York Foundation for the Arts, S.O.S. Grant, 1999
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, 1978: McDowell Colony, 1977
C.A.P.S. (New York State Council on the Arts) Painting, 1975, 1971
S.U.N.Y. (State University of New York), Fellowship for Painting, 1973, 71, 70, 69.
McClung Art Fellowship, University of Oregon, 1966

Selected One Man Exhibitions (45 0ne-man Exhibitions since 1968)
2014 Buster Levi Gallery, Cold Spring,NY
2012 National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, NYC
2011 Marina Gallery; Cold Spring, NY
2009 Retrospective, Silvermine Guild Galleries, New Canaan, NY (catalog available)
2008 Symbolic Influences, WPA Gallery, Cross River, New York
2007 The Venice Experience Silvermine Guild Art Galleries, New Canaan, CT
2006 The Minor Memorial Library Art Gallery, Roxbury, CT
2006 East Village 1982,Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT
2006,2005,1996 The Quality of Light, Meditations, Hammond Museum, North Salem, N.Y

Selected Group Exhibitions (120 Group Exhibitions since 1968)
2014 Reynolds Fine Art, New Haven,CT; Ober Gallery,Kent CT.
2011 Artifacts/Lanier Gallery, Darien, CT.; Faculty Exhibition, Gateway Community College, New Haven, CT.; Samson Projects, Boston, Mass.
2011- 2002 “Faculty Exhibition, ” National Academy Museum School, New York, NY.
2010 Faculty Exhibition, Western CT. State University, Danbury CT; “Black Madonna” HP Garcia Gallery, New York City; “Woman in the 21st Century,” Pierre Menard, Gallery, Cambridge, Mass.
2007 “Intimate Narratives”, (3- Person Exhibition), Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, CT “Abstractions of Time, Place & Nature” (2-man exhibition) Sculpture Barn, Danbury, CT
“40th Anniversary”, Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, CT.
2006“Icons of the 21st Century,” The Lab Gallery, Roger Smith Hotel, New York, NY

Selected Public Collections
The Children’s Museum of the Arts, New York, NY Burchfield Penney Museum, Buffalo, NY; Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, CT; Hammond Museum, North Salem, NY; Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT; Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, CT.; University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon; Sacred Heart University, Bridgeport, CT.; Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah; Birmingham Southern College, Birmingham, Ala; Wagner College, Staten Island, NY; Queensboro Community, College, Queens NY; Westchester Community College, Valhalla, NY; Norwalk Community College, CT;Norwalk, Three Rivers Community College, Norwich, CT.; Norwich Technical High School, Norwich, CT;
Curtis High School, Staten Island, New York

Teaching Experience, Visiting Artist, Lectures
American Academy in Rome; National Academy , NYC, University of Connecticut, Stamford; Western Connecticut State University, Danbury; Quinnipiac University, Hamden, Ct; Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpellier; Housatonic Community College, Bridgeport; Post University, Waterbury, CT; Westchester Community College; Silvermine School of Art, New Canaan, CT; University of Wisconsin, Superior; Niagara Community College; University of Cincinnati; University of Washington; University of Buffalo; College of New Rochelle, NY; Empire State College ,NYC