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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2020   •  “Spun from Light / Woven in Silence,”  Lederer Gallery, SUNY Geneseo, Geneseo, New York

2019   •  "Stars: Sculpture by John Lyon Paul,"  Judith Holiday Gallery, Kitchen Theatre, Ithaca, New York

           •  “Spun from Light / Woven in Silence,” Roper Gallery, Frostburg State University, Frostburg, MD

           •  "Spun from Light / Woven in Silence,” Saville Gallery, Allegany Arts Council, Cumberland, MD

           • “Spun from Light / Woven in Silence,” Anderson Museum of Art, Anderson, Indiana

2018   •  “Spun from Light / Woven in Silence,”  South Gallery, Kendal at Ithaca , Ithaca, New York

           •  "Windows," Judith Holiday Lobby Gallery, Kitchen Theatre, Ithaca, New York

2017   •  “The Light Fantastic: Paintings on Glass," Joyce Goldstein Gallery, Chatham, New York 

           •  “Light Fantastic; Paintings on Mylar and Glass," Charles H. Macnider Art Museum, Mason City, Iowa

           •  “Mirage,” Judith Holiday Lobby Gallery, Kitchen Theatre, Ithaca, New York

2016-17  • “Light Fantastic; Paintings on Mylar and Glass,” Kathy Chan Gallery, Center for Cultural Arts, Gadesden, Alabama

2016   •  “Last Words: paintings by John Lyon Paul,” ArtSpace Gallery, CAP, Ithaca, New York

2015   •  “Instruments of Peace: Paintings, Sculpture and Saint Francis’ Shrine,” Newman Chapel & Cultural Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY

           •  “Paintings on Glass,” Kennedy Center, Hamilton College, Clinton, New York

2014   •  “Light Fantastic; Paintings on Mylar and Glass,” Gallery 500, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida

           •  “Spun from Light, Woven in Silence: paintings and sculpture by John Lyon Paul,” Barrett Art Gallery, Utica College, Utica, New York

2013   •  “Pilgrimage,” Kitchen Theatre Gallery, Ithaca, New York

           •  “Pilgrimage,” Red Tail Ridge Gallery, Penn Yan, New York

2012   •  “Light Fantastic: Paintings on Mylar & Glass,” Crary Art Gallery, Warren, Pennsylvania

           •  “Paintings on Glass,” CAP ArtSpace, Ithaca, New York

2010   •  “Studies on Mylar,” The Frame Shop, Ithaca New York

2009   •  “Pilgrimage Paintings,” Moosewood Restaurant, Ithaca, New York

2008   •  “Paintings by John Lyon Paul,” Grand Opening, Dryden Café, Dryden, New York

2003   •  “Pilgrimage,” The Lobby Gallery, Hangar Theatre, Ithaca, New York

2001   •  “John Lyon Paul” The Pilgrimage Paintings,” Spencertown Academy, Spencertown, New York

2000   •  “Pilgrimage: Paintings & Sculpture,” CSMA Galleries, Ithaca, New York

           •  “John Lyon Paul; Paintings & Sculpture,” String Gallery, Wells College, Aurora, New York

1999   •  “Greater Ithaca Art Trail Open Studio,” Lyon Studio, Ithaca, NY (2000-2013)

1998   •  ”The River Series; paintings of John Paul,”Leidenfrost Gallery, Hector, New York

1997   •  “Prayer in the Heart,” First Baptist Church, Ithaca, New York

           •  “Open House,” Lyon Studio and Gallery, Ithaca, New York.

1989   •  “Sculpture by John Paul,” Gaylord residence, Ithaca, New York

1986   •  “The Sculpture of John Paul,” Shearson Lehman, Ithaca, New York

1985   •  “St. Francis' Shrine,” First Baptist Church, Ithaca, New York

1983   •  “John Paul:  Sculpture in Wood and Metal,”  Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, New York

1976   •  “John Paul, Sculptor,”  Lawana Center for the Arts, Tyrone, New York

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018   •  “Pattern, Power, Chaos and Quiet,” Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, Connecticut

           •  “Mystery Within: four visionary artists”  Trumansburg Conservatory of Fine Art   [INVITATIONAL]  Trumansburg, NY

2017   •  “Resonance and Memory: the Essence of Landscape,” USM Art Gallery, University of  Southern Maine, Gorham, Maine.

           •  “Greater Ithaca Art Trail Group Exhibition,” CAP ArtSpace, Ithaca, New York

           •  “Resonance and Memory: the Essence of Landscape,” Irving Arts Center, Irving, Texas

          •  “Resonance and Memory: the Essence of Landscape,”Southwest Missouri State Univ., Springfield, Missouri

2016   •  "Resonance and Memory: the Essence of Landscape": The Michelson Museum of Art, Marshall, Texas

          •  “Resonance and Memory: the Essence of Landscape,” Biedenharm Museum & Gardens, Monroe, Louisiana

           •  H•ART FESTIVAL: Treman Center, Newfield, New York

2015   •  "Resonance and Memory: the Essence of Landscape": Fort Smith Regional Art Museum, Fort Smith, Arkansas

           •  "Cazenovia Counterpoint Art Exhibition", Cazenovia, New York

          •  "Colorful Abstractions": (JURIED, Online) fusionartps.com, Fusion Art, Palm Springs, Florida

2014   •  "Resonance and Memory: the Essence of Landscape": Elga Wimmer Gallery, Chelsea, New York, New York

           •  "Abstracts Art Competition", [International, Juried] Special Recognition Award, Online Gallery: http://lightspacetime.com

2012   •  “NowWow Project,” [NATIONAL, JURIED] Hudson Gallery, Sylvania Ohio

           •  “Strokes of Genius,” [NATIONAL, JURIED] Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD

           •  “Scapes,” [JURIED]: EYArtists.com: Village Art Gallery, Montgomery, AL “Landscapes Art Exhibition,” [JURIED Special Recognition, 808 entries]  Online Gallery:

               http://lightspacetime.com

2011   •  "13th Annual Abstraction Online International Exhibition,” [JURIED: Special Recognition]: Upstream People Gallery, Omaha, NE (7 paintings selected)

           • ”Elemental,” [INVITATIONAL]: Community School of Music and Art, Ithaca, New York

           •  “Seriously Series: Three artists,”  [INVITATIONAL]: Tompkins County Public Library, Ithaca, New York

           •  “GIAT Spring Show,” CAP ArtSpace, Ithaca, NY

           •  “Annual Exhibition,”  [JURIED]: Lumen Winter Gallery, New Rochelle, New York

           •  “River Art,”  (Int'l Art Competition) [JURIED]:  WestShoreGallery, Wormleysburg, PA

2009   •  “Mostly Blue,” Community School of Music and Art, Ithaca, NY

2008   •  ”Revisions,” [INVITATIONAL]: Community School of Music and Art, Ithaca, NY,

2007   •  "Questioning the Great Divide,” Tompkins County Public Library, Ithaca, NY

2000   •  ”State of the Art Gallery Invitational,” [INVITATIONAL]:  Ithaca,NY (2000-2008)

2006   •  “Inter Act Ion,” [INVITATIONAL]: Tompkins County Public Library, Ithaca, NY

2002-2015    • ”Art Trail Artists,” State of the Art Gallery, Ithaca, NY (2002-2014)

2001   •  ”Art Trail Artists,” Red Newt Cellars, Inc., Hector, New York

           •  “The Inscribed Image,” Tompkins County Public Library, Ithaca, NY

2000   •  “T” is for Tables: Community School of Music & Arts, Ithaca, NY

1999   •  ”Mirror, mirror on the wall,” Community School of Music and Art, Ithaca, NY

1995   •  ”Two Artists, Two Visions,” Alternatives Federal Credit Union, Ithaca, NY.

1990   •  ”Annual Invitational Shows,” (INVITATIONAL), State of the Art Gallery, Ithaca, NY 1990-1999)

1988   •  ”Gifts from the Earth,” New Visions Gallery, Ithaca, New York

1987   •  ”25th Anniversary: 3 Artists,” Upstairs Gallery, Ithaca, NY

1985   •  “Peace Day,”  Sampson State Park, Ovid, New York.

 

SELECTIONS and AWARDS

2014    Special Recognition (Poet’s Window) Abstracts Art Competition, Light, Space & Time International, Juried (896 entries from 21 countries)

2012    First Place Award (Mylar Study #23), NOW WOW Project II national juried exhibition, Hudson Gallery, Sylvania, Ohio

2012    Special Recognition, Landscapes Art Exhibition, Online Gallery, Light, Space & Time     

2011    Selected Artist, New York Foundation for the Arts, MARK 11, professional artist career development program.

2010    Featured Artist, Conflict and Visual Culture Project, Solomon Asch Center: for the Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict, Bryn Mawr, PA

 

MEMBERSHIP    Greater Ithaca Art Trail   http://www.arttrail.com

 

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