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EXHIBITIONS
2017
Kustera Projects Home is Where the Heart is Invitational Exhibition curated by Andrew Robinson and Jim Osman Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY
Bernie Sanders Office I have one of my Deluge drawings exhibited for a year
in Washington, DC

2016
A.P.E. Gallery FORGET WHAT I SAID William Brayton, Brenda Garand, Carol Keller, Cathy Osman,Tim Segar, Joe Smith, Deborra Stewart-Pettengill, Erica Wurtz
Northampton, MA
White River Gallery Touching at a Distance: Sculpture and Drawing One Person Exhibition curated by Dian Parker South Royalton, VT
Burlington City Arts Of Land & Local: Watershed Shelburne Farms Coach Barn, VT
AVA Gallery and Art Center It's Like Falling Into Water: Sculpture and Drawing
One Person Exhibition Lebanon, NH
Alleyoop Projects Super Sketchy DCTV 87 Lafayatte Street, NYC
Hood Museum of Art Contemporary Abstraction Works from the Hood Museum of Art’s Permanent Collection Hanover, NH
White Box Green Scene Curated by Glenn Goldberg Vermont Studio Center’s Winter Celebration NYC

2015
Marian Graves Mugar Gallery Working Women: 36 Contemporary Women Artists
Colby Sawyer College New London, NH
Kent Museum Verve: Art and Energy Group exhibition Calais, VT
George Marshall Store Gallery Gerald Auten and Brenda Garand
York, Maine
Oxbow Gallery Synecdoche: Simultaneous Understanding Northampton, MA

2014
Lesley Heller Workspace in NYC Northern Passage One Person Exhibition
Burlington City Arts Of Land & Local 2014 A Statewide Exhibition of Contemporary Art
Shelburne Farms Coach Barn Vermont
The End is Near Dime Bag 4 curated by Jordan Isip Brooklyn, NY
Furchgott Sourdiffe Gallery Renascence Shelburne, VT

2013
Jamie Drake House Beautiful Installation Walker Tower, NYC
AVA Gallery and Art Center Drawing Invitational Lebanon, NH

2012
Nancy Margolis Gallery Permanent Collection Curated by Edward del Rosario and Jordin Isip NYC

2011
AVA Gallery and Art Center HERE,NOW Work by Regional Native American Artists
Gina Adams, Nate Deveau, Judy Dow, Betsey Garand, Brenda Garand, Margaret Jacobs, Jesse Larocque, George Longfish, Brian Miller, Anna Tsouhlarakis
Lebanon, NH
Marywood University Organic Origins William Brayton, Betsey Garand, Brenda Garand, Maggie Shen Scranton, PA

2010
Amherst College Brenda Garand Northern Current Sculpture and Drawing Amherst, MA
Lesley Heller Workspace Building Beauty Brenda Garand, Ruth Hardinger, Grace Knowlton, Ted Larsen, Jim Osman, NYC
BigTown Gallery Brenda Garand A Subtle Shift Sculpture and Drawing Rochester, VT
Studio Place Arts On the Planet Japanese and American Artists
curated by Janet Van Fleet and Sue Higby Barre, VT
Cynthia Reeves Projects Fabrications The Newport Mill Newport, NH
Denise Bibro Fine Art Inc. Chautauqua: A Continuum of Creativity NYC

2009
Jaffe-Friede and Strauss Galleries Brenda Garand Northern Routes Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
ArtSTRAND Gallery paperJAM Works on Paper Invitational Provincetown, MA
BigTown Gallery Drawings and Prints Rochester, VT
BigTown Gallery Members Exhibition Rochester, VT

2008
Johnson State College Brenda Garand: Sculpture Johnson, VT
The Sharon Arts Center A Gathering of NH Visual Arts Fellows: 1999-2009 Peterborough, NH
George Marshall Store Gallery Road Trip 2008 York, ME
Reeves-Contemporary Brenda Garand 535 West 24th St. NYC
National Academy Museum 183rd Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of
Contemporary American Art 1083 Fifth Ave. NYC
Honey Space Object Salon 148 11th Ave. NYC

2007
Strauss Gallery Faculty Drawing Exhibition Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
Jaffe-Friede and Strauss Galleries Faculty Exhibition Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
Spheris Gallery Brenda Garand and Colleen Randall Hanover, NH
Wright State University Art Galleries Brenda Garand Northern Fiction Sculpture
Wright State University Dayton, Ohio
AVA Gallery Waste to Art Lebanon, NH

2006
Hancock Town Library Brenda Garand and Betsey Garand: Works on Paper Hancock, NH
Spheris Gallery Selected Works Hanover, NH
The American Academy of Arts and Letters
American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture NYC

2005
Awol Gallery Toronto and New York Square Foot IV Brooklyn, NY
Medialia: Rack and Hamper Gallery A Shriek from an Invisible Box Revisited III NYC
The Oxbow Gallery Works on Paper Invitational Northampton, MA

2004
Louisiana State University School of Art Gallery
Wall Works: Brenda Garand and Betsey Garand Baton Rouge, LA
Usine C Brenda Garand: Sculpture 1345 Ave. Lalonde Montréal, Québec, Canada
National Academy Museum 179th Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art
1083 Fifth Ave. NYC
Foothills Art Center North American Sculpture Exhibition Golden, CO
Curated by James Surls

2003
Usine C Brenda Garand: Sculpture 1345 Ave. Lalonde Montréal, Québec, Canada
Jaffe-Friede and Strauss Galleries Faculty Exhibition Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
University of New Hampshire Art Gallery An Eye on Alumni-Six Sculptors Durham, NH
A.V.C. Contemporary Arts Gallery Intimate Abstraction The Fuller Building 57th St. NYC

2002
Hampshire College Brenda Garand: Sculpture Amherst, MA
Laramie County Community College On the Wall: Brenda Garand and Betsey Garand Cheyenne, WY
im n iL Two Ones Brenda Garand and Betsey Garand Brooklyn, NY
A.V.C. Contemporary Arts Gallery From Nature Part I The Fuller Building 57th St. NYC
The American Academy of Arts and Letters Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture NYC
55 Mercer Gallery Esmé Thompson and Brenda Garand NYC
The Andrews Gallery Drawings by Sculptors for Sculpture
The College of William and Mary Williamsburg, VA

2001
Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo A Shriek from an Invisible Box Tokyo, Japan
Jaffe-Friede & Strauss Galleries Brenda Garand Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
450 Broadway Gallery A Collaborative Fusion; with Eung Ho Park NYC

2000
Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery Brenda Garand, Jane Miller, Esmé Thompson
Colby Sawyer College New London, NH
b. j. spoke Gallery Expo XIX Huntington, NY
Curated by Beth Venn, Associate Curator of The Whitney Museum of American Art NYC
Washington Art Association Betsey Garand, Brenda Garand and Hearne Pardee
Washington Depot, CT
AVA Gallery New Work: Brenda Garand and Esmé Thompson Lebanon, NH
Jaffe-Friede & Strauss Galleries Faculty Exhibition Dartmouth College Hanover, NH

1999
Atelier Silex 0 3/4 Galerie Brenda Garand: Fleuve Témoin Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada
La Galerie L'Embuscade Brenda Garand: Fleuve Témoin Trois-Rivières, Québec, Canada
im n il Out of Y2K 213 Franklin St. Brooklyn, NY
A.I.R. Gallery II Brenda Garand NYC
Texas A & M University Galleries Traveling Exhibition
New American Talent: The Thirteenth Exhibition Commerce, TX
Curated by Robert Storr, Curator Department of Painting and Sculpture at The Museum of Modern Art NYC

1998
No Bias Gallery North Bennington, VT
Curated by Elizabeth Levine of The Museum of Modern Art NYC
University of North Alabama Art Gallery Solo Exhibition Florence, AL
Beavis Frank Gallery Kittery Point, ME
Paint Creek Center for the Arts National All Media Exhibition Rochester, MI Curated by Jene Highstein
Erector Square Gallery Women in the Visual Arts-1998 New Haven, CT
Curated by Andrea Miller-Keller, Curator of Contemporary Art at The Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
Texas Fine Arts Association at Centerspace New American Talent: The Thirteenth Exhibition Austin,TX
The Rotunda Gallery Reading Between The Lines Library Inclusion Brooklyn, NY

1997
The Cornerhouse Pierogi 2000 Manchester, England
University of North Texas Art Gallery New American Talent: The Thirteenth Exhibition
Denton, TX
A.I.R. Gallery Generations 40 Wooster St. NYC
Artspace New Work '97 New Haven, CT
Curated by Marian Griffiths, Director of the Sculpture Center NYC
Brooklyn Brewery Curtain I Four Sculptors: René Pierre Allain, Brenda Garand, Jesse Goode,David Lindberg Brooklyn, NY Curated by James Oliver of Mary Boone Gallery NYC
The Gramercy International Contemporary Art Fair Pierogi 2000 NYC
Northwest Area Arts Council Women's Works Crystal Lake, IL
Jaffe-Friede and Strauss Galleries Faculty Exhibition Hanover, NH

1996
Pierogi 2000 Flat Files 167 N. St. Brooklyn, NY
Pelham Art Center Space plus Surface 155 Fifth Ave. Pelham, NY
Gola Gallery GolaEstival 476 Broome St. NYC
A.I.R. Gallery 2nd Biennial Exhibition 40 Wooster St. NYC
Curated by Charlotta Kotik, Curator of Contemporary Art The Brooklyn Museum
Eclectic Gallery Abstractions Tucson, AZ
Vincent's Gallery Art Under the Influence of Women Mansfield, MA
St. John's University 2nd Annual National Show Jamaica, NY
Northwest Area Arts Council Women's Works Crystal Lake, IL

1995
Art Initiatives Maximum Capacity 148 Duane St. NYC
Jaffe-Friede & Strauss Galleries New Faculty: Brenda Garand and Marilyn Ranker
Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
407 Greenwich St. Buoys: Marking the Place Curated by Bill Bace NYC
Art Initiatives Mass Exposure 106 Duane St. NYC
Art SOS Exhibition 420 West Broadway NYC
Fairleigh Dickinson University Outside, Onsite II Teaneck, NJ

1994
Dedicated Space Trappings 327 Fifth Ave. Brooklyn, NY
University of New Hampshire Art Gallery Invitational Alumni Exhibition Durham, NH
Williamsburg One Day Brooklyn, NY Organized and Curated by Sandra Spannan

1993
Erector Square Gallery Women in the Visual Arts New Haven, CT
Curated by Susana Viola Jacobson Yale School of Art New Haven, CT
Eigen & Art Gallery Kunstage 578 Broadway NYC
performance participation in Bill Byers' piece

1992
Herron Test-Site The Salon of the Mating Spiders Brooklyn, NY
Trenkmann Gallery Fashion 189 Lafayette St. NYC

1990
St. Anselm College New York Connections Manchester, NH

1988
Genie de la Bastille Lucille Bertrand and Brenda Garand 5 Cité de la Roquette Paris, France

1987 Wooster Gallery 22 Wooster Group Show NYC

1984 Bush Terminal Loft 7: Art in the Bush Brooklyn, NY



AWARDS and RESIDENCIES

2015
Vermont Arts Council Creation Grant 2016 Northern Blood

2013
Dartmouth College Senior Faculty Grant
RAW: Sculpture and Works On Paper Linking Visual Research from The White River, Mégantic Lake and Manitoulin Island

2011
The Joan Mitchell Foundation Individual Artist Emergency Grant for Natural Disasters
Flood from Tropical Storm Irene

2005
Vermont Arts Council Individual Artist Grant
New Sculpture That Investigates The Cultural Links Between The French and Indigenous Peoples of Québec

2004
Pouch Cove Foundation Residency Newfoundland, Canada
Vermont Artist in Residence The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center West Rutland, VT

2003
Dartmouth College Senior Faculty Grant Québec, Canada
Fleuve Témoin: A Visual Exploration of the 17th Century French Influences From Trois-Rivières to Tadoussac

2000
New Hampshire State Council on the Arts Individual Fellowship Sculpture

1998
Atelier Silex Residency Trois-Rivières Québec, Canada

1997
Dartmouth College Faculty Fellowship
Sculpture and Structure: A Visual Exploration of French Medieval Influences Along the St. Lawrence River
Yaddo Residency Saratoga Springs, NY
Ragdale Foundation Residency Lake Forest, IL

1996
The Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation Grant Bayeux, France
The Visual and Spatial Constructs of The Bayeux Tapestry and Bayeux Cathedral
The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Grant The Hood Museum of Art Hanover, NH
The Study of Sculpture, Objects and Related Drawings

1995
Dorland Mountain Arts Colony Residency Temecula, CA

1988
Fulbright Berlin Seminar

1987
Fulbright Grant France
Sculpture, Drawing and The Research of Chartres Cathedral



EDUCATION
MFA Sculpture Queens College City University of New York Flushing, New York 1983
BFA Sculpture University of New Hampshire Durham, New Hampshire 1981



VISITING ARTIST and LECTURER
Amherst College Amherst, MA 2010
Atelier Silex Trois Rivieres Québec, Canada 1998 1999
Chautauqua Institution Chautauqua, NY 1998 1999 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2013
Colby College Waterville, ME 2001 2006 2012
Dartmouth College Hanover, NH 1995 2001 2010
Hampshire College School for Interdisciplinary Arts Amherst, MA 1998 2002
Johnson State College Johnson,VT 2008
Pennsylvania College of Art & Design 2015
Princeton University Princeton, NJ 2001
Roger Williams University Bristol, RI 2007
The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center West Rutland,VT 2004
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth North Dartmouth, MA 2001 2005 2009
University of New Hampshire Durham, NH 2002
University of North Alabama Florence, AL 1998
Vermont Studio Center Johnson,VT 2001 2002 2004 2010 2012 2014
Western Connecticut State University Danbury, CT 2007


TEACHING
Dartmouth College Hanover, NH 1995-Present
Professor of Studio Art
Chair of the Studio Art Department 2006-2012

Queens College, City University of New York Flushing, NY 1983-1987 1989-1995
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Studio Art

Parsons School of Design NYC 1995
Visiting Assistant Professor of Studio Art

New York Studio School NYC 1994
Visiting Assistant Professor of Studio Art

Maryville University St. Louis and Potosi, MO 1992, 1994
Visiting Assistant Professor of Studio Art

Chautauqua Institution Chautauqua School of Art Chautauqua, NY 1998-2005, 2013
Visiting Associate Professor of Studio Art


CURRENT MEMBERSHIPS
AVA Gallery and Art Center Lebanon, NH
Fulbright Association Washington, DC
International Sculpture Center Washington, DC
The Metropolitan Museum of Art NYC
The Museum of Modern Art NYC


SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
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Artnet News “179th Annual at National Academy Museum” April 13, 2004 artnet.com

Front cover, Arts New Hampshire News Volume XVIV Number 3 Summer 2001

Artslant New York “Brenda Garand and Doug Trump” http://www.artslant.com/ny/events/show/16989-brenda-garand-doug-trump

ArtsObserver "Political Convention: A Survey of Interpretive Portraits"
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ArtsObserver "130 Artists Reinvent the Work of Their Peers at MOMA"
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Bill Bace “Buoys: Marking the Place An Exhibition of Large Scale Sculpture” Curated By Bill Bace exhibition catalogue 407 Greenwich St.
NYC January 8-February 18, 1995

Bonnie Barber “Show Celebrates Alumni Artists” DartmouthLife Winter 2012 p.8

Bill Barrette “Brenda Garand” Feb. 13-March 18, 2001 Jaffe-Friede and Strauss Galleries, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH exhibition catalogue essay

Hilary Becker “Sculptor Brenda Garand To Head Studio Art Department” The Dartmouth Volume CLXIV No.39 Wednesday, February 28,
2007 p. 7

Phyllis Braff “Biography and 500 Days of Discipline” Art Reviews The New York Times Sunday, March 5, 2000

Traver Braithwaite “EMCO and You” LaSalle News Building Products Group Vol. 4. Edit.2, April 1996 p. 7

Meg Brazill "Art Review: Brenda Garand, White River Gallery at BALE" Seven Days
Vermont's Independent Voice December 07-14, 2016 Vol. 22 No.13 pg. 80
December 07, 2016

Jan Garden Castro "NEW YORK Brenda Garand Lesley Heller Workspace" Sculpture Magazine June 2015 Volume 34 No. 5 p.72

Frances Chapman “Charlotte’s Picks” WaterfrontWeek Williamsburg/Greenpoint New York Volume 6.13 July 4-July 17 1996

Cynthia Close “Four Artists Sustained by the Natural World Gowri Savoor, Cami Davis, Riki Moss, Brenda Garand” Vermont Woman April/May 2017

Roger Coda “Life Experiences in Male Environment Shape Sculptor’s Career” The Chautauquan Daily Volume CXXVII, Issue 12 Friday, July 4, 2003

Ronny Cohen "A World About: Brenda Garand's Recent Sculptures and Drawings" Brenda Garand "Northern Routes" November 3-December 13, 2009 Jaffe-Friede and Strauss Galleries, Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College Hanover, NH exhibition catalogue essay

Paige Cooperstein "Visual Research Guides Garand's Research" The Chautauquan Daily http://chqdaily.com/tag/brenda-garand/ July 23rd, 2013

Jane Eklund “Dualities” Monadnock Ledger Arts & Leisure New Hampshire Thursday, August 3, 2006

Mac Emery “Arts Explores: BVAC Sculpture Studio, a creative arsenal” The Dartmouth Vol. CLXXIII No.66 Friday, April 22, 2016

Alex Hanson “Dartmouth Faculty Get Their Art Together” Valley News Volume 56, Number 174 Thursday, November 29, 2007 p. C1 and C6

Sara Hickman “Artist Speaks at Hulquist Tonight” The Chautauquan Daily Volume CXXVI, Issue 12 Friday, July 5, 2002 p. 9

Kevin J. Kelley “Warming Trends Of Land & Local: Watershed BCA Center and Shelburne Farms Coach Barn” Seven Days Art p. 78 October 12, 2016

Jessica Keltz “Sense of Place Influences Sculptor Garand’s Work” The Chautauquan Daily
Volume CXXIII, Issue 17 Thursday, July 13, 2000 p.6

Barbara King "The Power of Glamour" A Color Genius Works His Magic To Create A Sophisticated Setting For House Beautiful's Designer Visions Showhouse House Beautiful Interior Design by Jamie Drake "The Amazing List: 25 Things That Will Rock Your House" Photographs by Jonny Valiant December/January 2014

Rebecca L. Lawrence “Meet The 2001 Fellows” Arts New Hampshire News Volume XVIV Number 1 Winter 2001

Nancy Malloy “The Annual Exhibition Today” exhibition catalogue The 179th Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts NYC May 6-June 20, 2004

Nancy Malloy “Size Does Matter: The 183rd Annual Exhibition” exhibition catalogue The 183rd Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts May 29-September 7, 2008 NYC

Mashiko “A Shriek from an Invisible Box” exhibition catalogue Meguro Museum of Art Tokyo, Japan 2001

Kristina Mendicino “Behind The Tenure System, Three Professors Describe Three Very Different Roads to Tenure: Professors Kang, Jack and Garand Reflect On Having Received Tenure and the Passion That Brought Them There” The Dartmouth Volume CLIX No. 52 Wednesday, April 3, 2002 p.B3

Tanjie Nash “Garand Exhibit On Display in UNA Art Gallery Through May 5” The Flor-Ala
Volume 66 Number 27 Thursday, April 16, 1998 p.1 and 6

"New Work of Brenda Garand and Esmé Thompson" Rutland Herald Vermont Sunday, March 12, 2000

“Out and About” Times Daily Florence, Alabama Monday, May 4 1998 Sect. C p. 1

David Owen Talk of the Town Object Lesson Tools The New Yorker, March 8, 2010 p. 22-23

Terry Pace “Professor’s Solo Exhibition Ends Today” Times Daily Florence, Alabama Tuesday, May 5, 1998 Sect. B p. 3

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Schiffer Publications 2015

Book cover, Italian Feminist Theory and Practice Equality and Sexual Difference Edited by Graziella Parati and Rebecca West
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Dian Parker "Authority & Grace" Brenda Garand's Art Vermont Art Guide Issue #3
February 2017 p. 20

Dian Parker “The Primary and Powerful Blue” Art New England January/February 2017 p. 24

Dian Parker “Fascinating Gallery Show at BALE Extended—and Well Worth Seeing” The Herald of Randolph January 5, 2017
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Kelly Seaman “Focus on Faculty, Sculpting a Career: Thomas Beale ’00 and Brenda Garand” Dartmouth Life Volume 19, Number 3 June 2009 p.1 and 3

Amy Schellenbaum "All the Luxe Details in Hearst's Designer Visions Showhouse"
Curbed October 23, 2013

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Modern Art NYC

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Bert Yarborough “Working Women: 36 Contemporary Women Artists” exhibition catalogue
Colby Sawyer College, New London, NH September 17-November 3, 2015

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