EDUCATION

1971 State University College at Cortland,B.S.

1971-72 Academia di Belli Arti, Rome

1975 State University College at New Paltz,M.F.A.

1999 State University of New York at Albany, Masters Degree in Informational Science

 

AWARDS

1991 Albany International Award

1985 Sculpture Fellowship, Yaddo

1985 Purchase Prize, SUNY Albany, Albany, New York

1978 Grant, Collaboration of Arts, Science and Technology

1976 Grant, Collaboration of Arts, Science and Technology

1975 First Prlze Sculpture, NYS, Collaboration for the Arts

1972 Sculpture Fellowship, SUNY New Paltz

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014 Tonys Gallery, Kingston, New York

2009 Homage to Veterans, Middletown, New York

2007 Alternative Bookstore, Kingston, New York

2003 Upfront Gallery, Kingston, New York

1995 McKenna Gallery, Kingston, New York

1991 Lolapalooza Installation, Saratoga, New York

1990 Berkshire C.C. Pittsfield, Massachusetts

1985 Installation, Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York

1980 Shaker Museum, Old Chatham, New York

1980 Simons Rock, Bard College, Great Barrington, Massachusetts

1975 State University College at New Paltz, New Paltz, New York

  

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2014 "The Loft,  Beacon, New York

2007 “From Our Surruondings”, Opus 40, Saugerties, New York

2005 “Recycled Revisited” Dorsky museum, New Paltz, New York

1999 “Environmental Art”, Center Gallery, Albany, New York

1999  Unison Art Center, New Paltz, New York

1995  Rondout Sculpture Exhibition, Kingston, New York

1991 “Constructivisin”, Purchase, New York

1989 “Valentines”, Sabbeth Art Gallery, Glen Cove, New York

1988  “Sculpture”, Skidmore College, Saratoga, New York

1988 “Eight Upstate Sculptors”, Woodstock, New York

1988 “Sculpture - Walk On - Sit Down - Go Through”, Socrates Sculpture Park, New York City, New York

1987  Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York City, New York

1987  Aspects of Corlstructivism, General Electric, Schenectady, New York

1986  Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region Juried Exhibition, State  University of New York at Albany, Albany, New York

1984  Prospective '84, The Gallery, Albany, New York

1984  Electronic Body Parts - Portait Show, E.B.A. Studio Galery, Albany, New York

1983 Ulster County Art, Ulster County Art Council, Kingston, New York

1982 Interim - Chesterwood, Stockbridge, Massachusetts

1982 Art in Upstate New York, Empire State Mall, Albany, New York

1982 Four Sculptors, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York

1981 Small Sculpture, Ball State University, Muncie, Indiana

1981 Art Block, State University College at New Paltz, New Paltz, New York

1980 Mohawk-Hudson Regional Juried Exhibition, Albany, New York

1979 Silvermine Suild of Artists, New Canaan, Connecticut

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY COLLECTIONS

Wilson, Ed. "Dennis Connors" in Models for Large Sculpture Competition and Exhibition, Fredonia: SUNY, 1974

Scala, Joe. "Products on Exhibition" in CAST,    (1975)

Connors,    Dennis    and    Raleigh,    Henry. ---,-·sculpture:  The Ammonia Plasticization Process for Bending Pieces of Wood" in Leonardo. Oxford: Pergamon Press. 1977 (X,) Pp. 54-55.

Connors, Dennis.  "George Rickey: A Closer Look" in YADDO Newsletter, summer, 1988

 

COLLECTIONS

SUNY Purchase

SUNY Albany

George Rickey Collection

Cortland College

Bullard-McCleod

Museum of Contemporary Art, Apeldoorn, Holland