jesse salisbury

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Born March 11, 1972, Machias, Maine

EXHIBITIONS
Sculptural Elelments, Courthouse Gallery Fine Art, Ellsworth, Maine 2006
College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine 2005
Hawk Ridge, Pownal, Maine and Boothbay Botanical Garden 2005
The Image Within, Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay, Maine 2004
Nasunogahara International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition, Ootawara City, Tochigi, Japan 2004
Maine Sculptors at the Maine Art Gallery, Maine Art Gallery,Wiscasset,Maine 2004
Round Top International Sculpture Symposium Exhibition,
Round Top Center for the Arts, Damariscotta, Maine 2004
Sculpture for this Animate Earth, June Lacomb, Hawkridge, Pownal, Maine 2004
University of New England Sculpture Garden Invitational, Westbrook Campus, Portland, Maine 2004
Maine Stone Workers Guild Exhibition, Round Top Center for the Arts, Damariscotta, Maine 2004
TeKupenga Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, New Plymouth, New Zealand 2004
Member’s Exhibition, Round Top Center for the Arts, Damariscotta, Maine 2003
Granite Constructions, Tunk River Sculpture and Gardens, Steuben, Maine 2003
Past - Present - Future, Center for Maine Contemporary Art Rockport, Maine 2002
Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture, Miyazaki International Airport, Miyazaki, Japan 2001
Show Me Your Fish, College of The Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine 2001
Recent Sculpture By Three Maine Artists, Tunk River Sculpture & Gardens, Steuben, Maine 2001
Stone Sculpture Show, Tunk River Sculpture & Gardens, Steuben,Maine 2000
Recent Works in Granite, Solo Exhibition, Tunk River Sculpture & Gardens, Steuben, Maine 1999
Senior Art Exhibition, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine 1995

INTERNATIONAL SCULPTURE SYMPOSIUMS
Nasunogahara International Sculpture Symposium, Ootawara City, Tochigi, Japan 2004
Round Top Center for the Arts International Sculpture Symposium, Damariscotta, Maine 2004
TeKupenga International Stone Sculpture Symposium, New Plymouth New Zealand 2003
Yonago International Sculpture Symposium, Yonago City, Tottori, Japan 1998

ART IN PUBLIC PLACES
Timeless Pillar, Brunswick Library Memorial Garden, Brunswick, M aine 2005
Seed, College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, Maine 2005
Navigator, Ootawaracity, Tochigi, Japan 2004
Motion, on loan from the artist to Round Top Center for the Arts, Damariscotta, Maine 2004
Fruit, Bartlett Maine Estate Winery (entrance), Gouldsboro, Maine 2004
Wizard, on loan from the artist to Round Top Center for the Arts, Damariscotta, Maine 2002

EDUCATION
Art Students League, New York, NY 1997
Artida Atelier, NewYork, NY 1997
Bachelor of Arts, Colby College, Waterville, Maine 1995
Nanjing University, Nanjing, China 1994

AWARDS
Charles Hovey Pepper Prize for Art, Colby College, Waterville, Maine 1995

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS
Nasunogahara International Sculpture Symposium, Catalogue 2004
Rock of Ages: Sculptor finds his calling in Maine’s Hard Granite, Bangor Daily News 2001
The Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture, Miyazaki International Airport, Catalog 2001
The Sixth Biennial Yonago International Stone Sculpture Symposium, Catalogue 1998

LECTURES AND DEMONSTRATIONS
Round Top International Sculpture Symposium: Symposium organizer 2004
Round Top Center for the Arts, Damariscotta, Maine: Appointed to the faculty 2003
Nagano University, Nagano, Japan: Lecture and demonstration of traditional Bizen
potterywheel throwing techniques to the art students 2002
Ella P. Burr School, Lincoln, Maine: Presentation of my life and work as a contemporary
Maine artist to the 4th grade class 2002
Common Ground Fair, Unity, Maine: Demonstration of granite splitting techniques 2001-2005

TECHNICAL QUALIFICATIONS
Member of the Maine Stone Workers Guildsince 2000
Class A Commercial Driver and Heavy Equipment Operator
Fieldstone LLC: co-founder and partner in a fully insured company capable of quarrying,
sculpting, installing, and creating landscapes with Maine stone
Languages: English, Japanese, Chinese