June Kelly Gallery

Sky Pape

When We Collide, 2019
Ink and acrylic gouache on paper
24 x 24 1/8 inches

1963 Born Toronto, Canada
Lives and works in New York City

1983-85 The Art Students League of New York, studied with Richard Pousette-Dart, Bruce Dorfman
  and Knox Martin
1982-83 Parsons School of Design, New York
1981-82 Queens University, Canada

Solo Exhibitions
2021 Anomalies: New Works on Paper, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2018 Passing Through: New Works on Paper, Gilman Contemporary, Ketchum, ID
2017 Passing Through: New Works on Paper, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2014 Sky Pape: Traces and Places, Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ
2013 Time Being: Recent Work, June Kelly Gallery, New York
Selections from the Bellagio Suite, Yellow Box Gallery, St. Thomas University, Fredericton,
  New Brunswick, Canada, catalogue
2012 Inkternal, with Kari Lindstrom, Edward Hopper House Art Center, Nyack, NY
Brushless, Curtis Gallery, New Canaan, CT
2010 Water Works: Surface Tension-Drawings, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2007 Ink Scissors Paper, 10-year retrospective, River Stone Arts, Haverstraw, NY
Sky Pape: Drawing Breath, Tompkins Gallery, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA
2006 Drawing Breath, June Kelly Gallery, New York
Drawing Breath: New Work on Paper, d.e.n. contemporary art, Los Angeles, CA
2004 Sky Pape and Jill Odegaard, Courthouse Gallery, Lake George, NY
2003 Behind the Seen: Saturated Ink Drawings, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2001 Silver Lining: Graphite Drawings, June Kelly Gallery, New York
1999 Inklings: Drawings, essay by Jonathan Goodman, June Kelly Gallery, New York
1997 Mortal Touchstones, Shenandoah Valley Fine Art Center (Affiliate of the Virginia Museum of
  Fine Arts) Waynesboro, VA.
1995 Terra Incognita, Treasure Room Gallery, New York
1994 Peripheral Visions, Prezant Gallery, Bronx, New York
1993 Private Viewing curated by Francis de Montebello, Marc de Montebello Fine Art, Inc.,
  New York
Recent Paintings, Jadite Galleries, New York
1992 Recent Paintings, Ward-Lawrence Gallery, New York
1991 Odd and Normal Scenes, Ward-Lawrence Gallery, New York
1990 Two Worlds Away, Lawrence Gallery, New York

Group Exhibitions
2019 At Sea, curated by Zeljka Himbele, Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs, Long Island City,
El Alto/The Heights, Word Up Liberéa Comunitaria, New York
2018 Serenading Summer, June Kelly Gallery, New York
Celebrating 30 Years, Gallery Artists: Drawings and Photographs, June Kelly Gallery,
  New York
2017 Paper Worlds, Spartanburg Art Museum, SC
Celebration! Artists Unite-MTA Poster Project, Hudson View Gardens, New York
Drums on Paper III, curated by Cem Kacyildirim, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2015 Tribute to the Disappeared, curated by Andrea Arroyo, Women’s Rights National Historical
  Park, Seneca Falls, NY
Tribute to the Disappeared, as part of “Works in Daialogue,” curated by Andrea Arroyo,
  Kimmel Gallery, New York University
Tribute to the Disappeared, Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial and Educational
  Center, New York
Going Big, curated by Susan Shutan and Susan Carr, Central Booking, New York
Crossing the Line: Drawings, Paintings and Sculpture, Mark Alsterlind, Norman Lewis, Elia
  Nadelman, Sky Pape, Rebecca Welz and Nola Zirin, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2013 Drawn to Nature, Glyndor Gallery, curated by Jennifer McGregor, senior curator and
  director of arts, Wave Hill, Bronx, NY
2012-13 GRAM Selects, Grand Rapids, MI
2012 Transformation, Grands Rapids Art Museum, MI
  Hammond Museum, North Salem, NY
Celebrating 25 Years, June Kelly Gallery, New York
Northern Manhattan as Muse, NoMAA, June Kelly Gallery, New York
2011 Drawing Resurfaced, curated by Kathryn Reeves, Christine Wuenschel, and Craig
  Martin, Stewart Center Gallery, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN; catalogue
Uptown Arts Review: 2011 NoMAA Grantees, NoMAA Gallery, New York, curated by
  associate curator Rocio Aranda-Alvarado, El Museo del Barrio, New York
2009 Design Loves Art, d.e.n. contemporary at the Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA
Creative Venues: Projection Project, curated by Peter Ferko and Anthony Archibald J.,
  produced by Artists Unite, an outdoor projection at Nagle Ave. & Thayer Street,
  New York
NoMAA 2008/09 Visual Arts Grantees, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, New York,
  curated by Rocio Aranda-Alvarado, Special Projects Coordinator, El Museo del
  Barrio, New York
2008 TIMELESS: The Art of Drawing, curated by Ann Aptaker, Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ;
Art on Paper, curated by Xandra Eden, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC;
2007-08 Visions: Contemporary Drawings from the James T. Dyke Collection, curated by Townsend
  Wolfe, Naples Museum of Art, Fl; traveling exhibition with catalogue
2006 cARTalog, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, IA
2005 Holiday Show, George Billis Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Pulp Friction: New Takes on Paper, Betty Barker Gallery, New Canaan, CT
Span, Collaborative Concepts, Beacon, NY
Drawing National II, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD
2003 Cycles, Patterns, Intervals, Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, Fredericksburg, VA
2002 Memory and Metaphor, Walsh Library Gallery, Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ
2001 Drawing National, Montgomery College, Rockville, MD
2000 The Collector’s Show, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
1999 From Hairbread to Wishing Machines, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
1998 Priva B. Gross International, Works on/of Paper, curated by Marilyn Kushner, curator of prints
  and drawings, Brooklyn Museum of Art; City University of New York
Small Works, curated by Ealan Wingate and Ruth Newman,
80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York University
1997 Cross Currents: Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Walter Anderson Museum of
  Art, Ocean Springs, MS
1996 Three Rivers Arts Festival, curated by Dan Cameron of the New Museum of Contemporary
  Art, New York, sponsored by the Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh, PA
The 41st Annual Exhibition, sponsored by the Long Island Art League, Heckscher Museum
  of Art, Huntington, NY

Public and Corporate Collections
Arkansas Museum of Fine Arts, Little Rock, AR
Brooklyn Museum of Art, NY
Grand Rapids Art Museum, MI
Museum of Modern Art, New York
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC
Sheldon Art Museum, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York
Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Canada
The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City, IA
Neue Gesellschaft für Bildende Kunst, Berlin, Germany
Women's Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY
Le Cirque du Soleil, Montreal, Canada
Dyke Industries Incorporated, Little Rock, AR
Four Seasons Koele Resort, Llana’I, Hawaii
Red Rock Resort, Las Vegas, NV
Tiffany & Company, Tokyo, Japan; Hong Kong, China; and Beverly Hills, CA

Awards, Grants & Honors
2021 Grant, City Artist Corps, New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) and the
  New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA)
Finalist, Alexander Rutsch Award and Exhibition for Painting, New York
2014 Grant, Ruth and Harold Chenven Foundation
2013 Grant, The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc. New York
2012 United States Department of State, Office of Art in Embassies, Montevideo, Uruguay
2011 Residency, The Bogliasco Foundation, Liguria Study Center for the Arts & Humanities,
  Village of Bogliasco, Italy
Grant, A book of new drawings, Upper Manhattan, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance,
  New York
2010 Residency, Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center, Italy
2009 Grant, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, New York
2008 Grant, Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance, New York
2005 Grant, The E.D. Foundation, Kearny, New Jersey
2000 The Canada Council for the Arts/Le Conseil des Arts du Canada
1998 Grant, The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc., New York
1985 Kenneth Hayes Miller Memorial Scholarship, The Art Students League of New York


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