Résume

 

George R. Anthonisen

www.ganthonisen.com

PO Box 147
Solebury, Pennsylvania

215-297-5318

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2024      George R. Anthonisen Retrospective, James A.Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA, Summer

2007      Life in Bronze: The Sculpture of George Anthonisen, The Cooley Gallery, Old Lyme, CT

2006      The Sculpture of George R. Anthonisen, Jonathan Edwards College, Yale University, New Haven, CT

1999      Reflections on The Human Condition: Nine Sculptures by George R. Anthonisen, Center for Interfaith Relations, Festival of Faiths, Gardens of Louisville, Louisville, KY

1998      George R. Anthonisen Sculpture and Fresco, Bianco Gallery, Buckingham, PA

1996      The Compassionate Spirit: Sculpture and Fresco by George R. Anthonisen, Berman Museum of Art, Collegeville, PA

1995      Philadelphia Flower Show, Gale Nurseries presents Sculpture in Harmony (featuring five Anthonisen bronzes, Awarded Best of Show), Philadelphia, PA

1992      Anthonisen, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

1989      I Set Before You This Day, Rotunda, Cannon House Office Building, U.S.Capitol, Washington, DC

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020       Bucks County Artists: A Cross Section, Bucks County Community College, Newtown, PA

2015      When I Was Here, Augustus Saint Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH

2015      The Rodin Legacy, The James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA

2007      National Sculpture Society Fellows Exhibition, New York, NY

2005      Sculpture Along Bear Creek, SculptureWorks, Inc., Keller, TX

2003      Artists of the River Towns, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

2002 – 2017      Travis Gallery, New Hope, PA (on permanent changing display throughout the gallery)

2000      Continuing The Bucks County Landscape Tradition, Bianco Gallery, Buckingham, PA and Salmagundi Club, New York, NY  (Oct.11-Oct. 29)

2000      The Art Gene: Anthonisen, Dodge,Gowin, Osterman, James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA (April 15-July 2)

1997      Caring Humanity’s Hope for Survival, Samuel Dorsky Symposium on Public Monuments presented by The Monuments Conservancy, New York, NY

1993      The Second Century, Contemporary Works Exhibition, National Sculpture Society, New York, NY

1991      Images of Courage and Compassion, Millersville University, Millersville, PA

1988      Inaugural Exhibition, The James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA

1987      Celebration of the Figure, Port of History Museum, Philadelphia, PA

1985      Artists Three, Bucks County Council for the Arts, Doylestown, PA

1971      National Academy of Design, New York, NY

 

Selected Public Collections

World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland (World Headquarters)

U.S. Capitol Building, Capitol Visitors Center, Emancipation Hall, Washington, DC

Carnegie Hall (Shorin Club Room), New York, NY

Jackie Robinson Museum, New York, NY (opening in 2020)

Please Touch Museum, Philadelphia, PA

James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA [extensive collection]

Berman Museum of Art, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA [extensive collection]

Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia, PA 

Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD

Center for Interfaith Relations, Louisville, KY 

Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA 

University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK (Elmer E. Rasmuson Library)

Washington School of Psychiatry, Washington, DC

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH

Keneseth Israel, Elkins Park, PA

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Doylestown Hospital (Women’s Diagnostic Center), Doylestown, PA

 

Selected Awards

2009      Honorary Degree, Doctor of Humane Letters, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA

2002      Honorary member, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

1985      Exemplary Achievement in the Arts Award, Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce

1976      Alaska State Council on the Arts

1971      U.S. Department of Interior, Sculptor-in-residence, Augustus Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH

 

Education

1967      Dartmouth College Medical School

1962-1964      Art Students League, New York, NY (with Jose De Creeft, John Hovannes)

1961-1962      National Academy of Design, New York, NY (with Adolph Block, Paul Fjelde, Douglas Gorsline)

1961      University of Vermont, BA 1961

1955-1957      U.S.Army

 

Selected Bibliography

2019      Anthonisen Sculptor: George and Ellen Stories, A Tom Spain Film, 2019 New Hope Film Festival (documentary)

2016     Senior Artist Initiative, Philadelphia, PA (video George R. Anthonisen)

2006     The Sculpture of George R. Anthonisen, Jonathan Edwards College, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2002     Artists of the River Towns: Their works and their stories, Doris Brandes, River Arts Press

1998     Dedication WW II Memorial: Promise/Anthem by George R. Anthonisen, Berman Museum of Art, Collegevile, PA

1996     The Compassionate Spirit: Sculpture & Fresco of George R. Anthonisen; Berman Museum  of Art, Collegeville, PA

1993     Quest: George R. Anthonisen, Sculptor, NJ Cable Television Network, produced by College of New Jersey

1978     Acceptance of the Statue of  Senator Ernest Gruening, U.S. Government Printing Office

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Résume

 

George R. Anthonisen

www.ganthonisen.com

PO Box 147
Solebury, Pennsylvania

215-297-5318

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2024      George R. Anthonisen Retrospective, James A.Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA, Summer

2007      Life in Bronze: The Sculpture of George Anthonisen, The Cooley Gallery, Old Lyme, CT

2006      The Sculpture of George R. Anthonisen, Jonathan Edwards College, Yale University, New Haven, CT

1999      Reflections on The Human Condition: Nine Sculptures by George R. Anthonisen, Center for Interfaith Relations, Festival of Faiths, Gardens of Louisville, Louisville, KY

1998      George R. Anthonisen Sculpture and Fresco, Bianco Gallery, Buckingham, PA

1996      The Compassionate Spirit: Sculpture and Fresco by George R. Anthonisen, Berman Museum of Art, Collegeville, PA

1995      Philadelphia Flower Show, Gale Nurseries presents Sculpture in Harmony (featuring five Anthonisen bronzes, Awarded Best of Show), Philadelphia, PA

1992      Anthonisen, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

1989      I Set Before You This Day, Rotunda, Cannon House Office Building, U.S.Capitol, Washington, DC

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020       Bucks County Artists: A Cross Section, Bucks County Community College, Newtown, PA

2015      When I Was Here, Augustus Saint Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH

2015      The Rodin Legacy, The James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA

2007      National Sculpture Society Fellows Exhibition, New York, NY

2005      Sculpture Along Bear Creek, SculptureWorks, Inc., Keller, TX

2003      Artists of the River Towns, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

2002 – 2017      Travis Gallery, New Hope, PA (on permanent changing display throughout the gallery)

2000      Continuing The Bucks County Landscape Tradition, Bianco Gallery, Buckingham, PA and Salmagundi Club, New York, NY  (Oct.11-Oct. 29)

2000      The Art Gene: Anthonisen, Dodge,Gowin, Osterman, James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA (April 15-July 2)

1997      Caring Humanity’s Hope for Survival, Samuel Dorsky Symposium on Public Monuments presented by The Monuments Conservancy, New York, NY

1993      The Second Century, Contemporary Works Exhibition, National Sculpture Society, New York, NY

1991      Images of Courage and Compassion, Millersville University, Millersville, PA

1988      Inaugural Exhibition, The James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA

1987      Celebration of the Figure, Port of History Museum, Philadelphia, PA

1985      Artists Three, Bucks County Council for the Arts, Doylestown, PA

1971      National Academy of Design, New York, NY

 

Selected Public Collections

World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland (World Headquarters)

U.S. Capitol Building, Capitol Visitors Center, Emancipation Hall, Washington, DC

Carnegie Hall (Shorin Club Room), New York, NY

Jackie Robinson Museum, New York, NY (opening in 2020)

Please Touch Museum, Philadelphia, PA

James A. Michener Art Museum, Doylestown, PA [extensive collection]

Berman Museum of Art, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA [extensive collection]

Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

Curtis Institute of Music, Philadelphia, PA

Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, Silver Spring, MD

Center for Interfaith Relations, Louisville, KY

Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta, GA

University of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK (Elmer E. Rasmuson Library)

Washington School of Psychiatry, Washington, DC

Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH

Keneseth Israel, Elkins Park, PA

Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

Doylestown Hospital (Women’s Diagnostic Center), Doylestown, PA

 

Selected Awards

2009      Honorary Degree, Doctor of Humane Letters, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA

2002      Honorary member, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA

1985      Exemplary Achievement in the Arts Award, Central Bucks Chamber of Commerce

1976      Alaska State Council on the Arts

1971      U.S. Department of Interior, Sculptor-in-residence, Augustus Saint-Gaudens National Historic Site, Cornish, NH

 

Education

1967      Dartmouth College Medical School

1962-1964      Art Students League, New York, NY (with Jose De Creeft, John Hovannes)

1961-1962      National Academy of Design, New York, NY (with Adolph Block, Paul Fjelde, Douglas Gorsline)

1961      University of Vermont, BA 1961

1955-1957      U.S.Army

 

Selected Bibliography

2019      Anthonisen Sculptor: George and Ellen Stories, A Tom Spain Film, 2019 New Hope Film Festival (documentary)

2016     Senior Artist Initiative, Philadelphia, PA (video George R. Anthonisen)

2006     The Sculpture of George R. Anthonisen, Jonathan Edwards College, Yale University, New Haven, CT

2002     Artists of the River Towns: Their works and their stories, Doris Brandes, River Arts Press

1998     Dedication WW II Memorial: Promise/Anthem by George R. Anthonisen, Berman Museum of Art, Collegevile, PA

1996     The Compassionate Spirit: Sculpture & Fresco of George R. Anthonisen; Berman Museum  of Art, Collegeville, PA

1993     Quest: George R. Anthonisen, Sculptor, NJ Cable Television Network, produced by College of New Jersey

1978     Acceptance of the Statue of  Senator Ernest Gruening, U.S. Government Printing Office

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