Jesse Salisbury Resume

96 Joe Leighton Road
Steuben, Maine
(207) 546-8992

Exhibitions

2015 Sculpture Garden Invitational Exhibition, at University Of New England Portland, Maine
2014 The First Session of Pingtan International Public Sculpture Exhibition Sponsored by National Guiding  Committee for Public Sculpture and Department of Housing and Urban-Rural Development of Fujian Province Fujian, China
2014 Sculpture Garden Invitational Exhibition, at University Of New England Portland, Maine
2014 A Celebration of Art and Nature, Sculpture at Maine Audubon Falmouth, Maine
2013 Art Promenade in Ootawara Tochigi, Japan
2013/2012 June Lacomb Sculpture Pownal, Maine
2012/2011 Art Palm Beach, represented by Court House Gallery Palm Beach, Florida
2011 Solo Exhibition, Court House Gallery Ellsworth , Maine
2010 Boryang Sculpture Symposium, Mosan Museum South Korea
2010 Four In Maine, Farnsworth Museum Rockland, Maine
2009 Solo Exhibition at the Court House Gallery Ellsworth, Maine
2009 Marble Art Festa in Akiyoshido, Mine City Yamaguchi, Japan
2008 “Motion” Stone Sculpture installation, Center For Maine Contemporary Art June through November Rock Port, Maine
2008 Aswan International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition Open Air Museum, Aswan, Egypt
2007 Nasunogahara International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition Gallery In the Blue, Utsunomiy City, Japan
2007 University of New England Sculpture Garden Invitational Portland, Maine
2007 Where Nature and Culture Meet, Curated by June Lacomb Audubon, Gilsland Farm Sanctuary Falmouth, Maine
2006 Sculpture, At the Court House Gallery Ellsworth, Maine
2006 Coming To Our Senses Curated by June Lacomb Boothbay
Botanical
Garden, Maine
2006 University of New England Sculpture Garden Invitational Portland, Maine
2005 Touchstones, Curated by June Lacomb College of the Atlantic Bar Harbor, Maine
2005 The Image Within, Curated by Gleason Fine Art Boothbay, Maine
2004 Nasunogahara International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition Ootawara City, Tochigi, Japan
2004 Maine sculptors at the Maine Art Gallery Wiscasset, Maine
2004 Round Top International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition Damariscotta, Maine
2004 Sculpture for this Animate Earth, Curated by June Lacomb Pownal,Maine
2004 University of New England Sculpture Garden Invitational Portland, Maine
2004 Maine Stone Workers Guild Exhibition at Round Top Center for the Arts Damariscotta, Maine
2004 Te Kupenga Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, New Plymouth New Zealand
2003 Members Exhibition Round Top Center for the Arts Damariscotta, Maine
2003 Granite constructions, Tunk River Sculpture and Gardens Steuben, Maine
2002 Past-Present-Future, Center for Maine Contemporary Art Rockport, Maine
2001 The Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture at Miyazaki Int’l Airport Miyazaki, Japan
2001 Show Me Your Fish, College of The Atlantic Bar Harbor, Maine
2001 Tunk River Sculpture & Gardens Steuben, Maine
2000 Stone Sculpture Show, Tunk River Sculpture & Gardens Steuben, Maine
1999 Solo Exhibition, Tunk River Sculpture &
Gardens
Steuben, Maine
1995 Senior Art Exhibition, Colby College Museum of Art Waterville, Maine
2010 Boryang International Sculpture Symposium South Korea
2008 Aswan International Sculpture Symposium Aswan, Egypt
2007 Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium Acadia National Park, Winter Harbor, Maine
2004 Nasunogahara International Sculpture Symposium Ootawara City,
Tochigi,
Japan
2004 Round Top Center for the Arts International Sculpture Symposium Damariscotta Maine
2003 Te Kupenga International Stone Sculpture Symposium New Plymouth, New Zealand
1998 Yonago International Sculpture Symposium, Carving Assistant and Japanese –English translator Yonago City, Tottori, Japan

Art in Public Places

2015 “Motion” Art in the Park May-October Gardiner Main Street Gardiner, Maine
2014 “Link” Installed at Pingtan International Sculpture Park Pingtan, Island Fujian, China
2014 “Link Installed at Portland International Jetport Portland, Maine
2013 “Beech Pea” Portland International Jetport Portland, Maine
2012”Tidal Moon” Portland International Jetport Portland, Maine
2010-2014 “Link” Farnsworth Museum Garden Rockland, Maine
2010-2012 “Anatomy of a Boulder” Farnsworth Museum Garden Rockland, Maine
2010 “Vision of Black Mountain” GaeHwa Art Park Boryang, South Korea
2010 “Window Rock Amphitheater” Peninsula School for Art Gouldsboro, Maine
2008 “Time’s Eye” Open Air Museum Aswan, Egypt
2007 “Glimpse Of The Moon” Henry D Moore Public Library Steuben, Maine
2005 “Timeless Pillar “ Brunswick Library Memorial Garden Brunswick, Maine
2004 “Navigator” Ootawara City Tochigi, Japan
2004 “Motion” On loan from the artist to Round Top Center for the Arts Damariscotta, Maine
2004 “Fruit” Purchase of Bartlett Maine Estate Winery public entrance Gouldsboro, Maine
2002 “Wizard” On loan to Round Top Center for the Arts Damariscotta, Maine

Visiting Artist Public Lectures

2012-­2014 SISS Lecture Series: Lubec, Jonesport, Maine Maritime Academy (Castine), Alamo Theater (Bucksport)
2011-­2012 SISS Lecture Series: University of Maine, Bangor, Old Town,Orono, Husson University, Acadia Hospital
2011 The University of Maine Orono, Maine
2010 Farnsworth Museum Rockland, Maine
2009 Saint John Art Centre New Brunswick Canada
2009 Maine College Of Art Portland, Maine
2009 University of Maine at Machias, Board of Visitors Machias, Maine
2008 Barre Granite Museum, Stonework Symposium Barre, Vermont
2008 Center for Maine Contemporary Art Rockport, Maine

Education

1998 Stone sculpture apprentice and assistant Yonago City, Tottori, Japan
1997 Art Students League New York, N.Y.
1995 Colby College, Bachelor of Arts Waterville, Maine
1994 Nanjing University Nanjing, China
1990 Traditional Bizen ceramic apprentice Okayama, Japan

Grants and AWARDS

2013 Don Justin Meserve Sculpture Education Fund: Received funding for one week mentoring and production assistance for large granite sculpture for the young Maine sculptor at the Salisbury Studio.
1995 Charles Hovey Pepper Prize for Art, Colby College Waterville, Maine

Selected Publications and Catalogues

2015 Maine Home and Design April Art Issue, “New Masters”
2013 Slippery Rock Gazette, October issue
2012 Design New England, December/October
2010 Boryang International Sculpture Symposium catalogue
2010 Maine Boats Homes and Harbors magazine
2010 Maine Home and Design Magazine, April, June issues
2009 Stone Nexus Magazine, published by the Stone  Foundation
2008 Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium Catalogue, Session 1
2008 “ Rock Solid” Documentary Film about Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium, by Richard Kane, Featured in film festivals: Camden International Film Festival; Lewiston-­Auburn Fillm Festival; Image Gazers Film Festival; KaBang Film Festival; and was broadcast on MPBN.
2007 Maine Home and Design Magazine, August Issue
2007 Bangor Metro Magazine, October Issue
2006 Artists in Maine Communities Grant from the Maine Arts Commission funding for the first Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium.
2004 Nasunogahara International Sculpture Symposium Catalogue
2004 Te Kupenga sculpture symposium catalogue
2001 The Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture 2001 at Miyazaki International Airport. Catalogue
1998 The Sixth Biennial Yonago International Stone Sculpture Symposium. Catalogue

Academic Affiliation

The University of Maine Consultant Contract 2011-­2012, 18 months, Orono, Maine Worked with executive staff to plan and budget for the creation of eight sculptures at the University of Maine campus, during the Schoodic International Sculpture symposium 2012. Worked with Facilities management, the UMaine art and Engineering departments to use Campus resources to aid in the production of large scale public art. Collaborated with the Art department to develop stone carving infrastructure at the UMaine Sculpture building, and to create a sculpture class that worked in conjunction with the sculpture symposium.
Schoodic International Sculpture Symposium Founder and Director – 2005 to Present

Technical Qualifications

Class A Commercial Driver, no restrictions Qualified heavy equipment operator including: crane, excavator, loader, forklift.

Languages

Fluency in English and Japanese
Skilled in Mandarin Chinese