ROBERT HICKMAN CV
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BACKGROUND
BA, Film Production, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA.
MFA, Sculpture, Hunter College, New York, NY.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2014 Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.

2013 Humanities Gallery, Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY.
........Saint Peter's Church, New York, NY.

1998 Robert Lehman Gallery, Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NY.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014 'Sideshow Nation', SIDESHOW GALLERY, Brooklyn, NY.
........'FLUID', Janusz Jaworski Curator, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Staten Island NY.
........Art Prospect Festival, St. Petersburg Russia, presented as part of the Parallel Program of the European Biennale
................of Contemporary Art Manifesta 10
2013 'Unhinged', Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
........'Group Exhibition', Forge Gallery, Milford, PA.
........Two-Person Exhibition with Becky Yazdan', Forge Gallery, Milford, PA.

2012 'ART GLASS', Gallery North Setauket, NY, catalogue.
........'Group Exhibition', Forge Gallery, Milford, PA.
........'Overseas Highway Unicycle Tour', Sculpture Key West, Key West, FL.
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2011 'Twin Twin', curated by Matt Freedman, Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
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2009 'All Roads Lead to Coney Island', A.M. Richard Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
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2008 'SCULPTURE KEY WEST', Key West, FL., Catalogue.
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2006 'THE STUDIO VISIT', Exit Art, New York, NY.
........HARLEM PUBLIC ART FESTIVAL, Riverbank State Park, New York, NY.
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2005 Summer Sculpture Commission', Huntington, NY.
........'Sculpture Key West', Key West, FL.
........‘A Warlike People: Victims or Perpetrators',Monorchid Gallery, Phoenix, AZ.
........THE FACULTY EXHIBITION', Hunter College/Times Square Gallery, New York, NY.
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2004 'TERRORVISION', Exit Art, New York, NY.
........‘Summer Celebration 2004’, MoMA/PS1, Long Island City, NY.
2003 'SCENT', The PROPOSITION Gallery, Sculpture Center, New York, NY.
........'Going Public: Public Projects', Center for Architecture, New York, NY.
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2002 'Faculty Small Works Show', Leubsdorf Gallery, Hunter College, New York, NY., Catalogue.

2000 'Faculty Exhibition', Hunter College, New York, NY. Catalogue.
........SculptureCenter at Saks 5th Avenue (Window), New York, NY.
1999 'Six Sculptors', Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY.
........'Supastore', Up & Co, New York, NY.
........'Portraits', Trans Hudson, New York, NY.
........'Group Exhibition', Qualia Fine Art, Las Vegas, NV.
........'American Glass', Fine Arts Museum Of Long Island, Hempstead, NY.
........'Group Exhibition', Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York, NY.
........'Outer Boroughs', White Columns, New York, NY.
........'Architecture in Perspective' (in conjunction with Luis Blanc), AIA National Convention, Dallas,
....................TX., Travelling Exhibition.
........'Tira's Wine Bath with the Bindlestiff Family Cirkus', Coney Island Museum, Brooklyn, NY.
1998 'Escape Velocity', Socrates Sculpture Park, Long Island City, NY.
........'PETS', Bronwyn Keenan Gallery, New York, NY.
1997 'Microcosmic Cryptozoic', Here Art, New York, NY.
........'Traveling Flat File Show', Pierogi 2000, Manchester, England.
........'Stair Masters', New York, NY.
........'Glass Worlds', Robert Lehman Gallery, Brooklyn, NY.
1996 'Emerging Sculptors IX', Sculpture Center, New York, NY.
........'Brookworld', Soho Arts Festival, New York, NY.
........'Alternative Art Fair', Pierogi 2000, New York, NY.
........'Pieces of Eight', Marymount Manhattan College, New York, NY. Catalogue.
........'Glass Art Now: Made in Brooklyn', Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY.Catalogue.
1995 'Con Figure', Aperto 95 Venice Biennale, Arci Gay Venezia, Venice, Italy.
........'Summer Exhibition', Long House Foundation, East Hampton, NY.
........'Invitational Small Works Salon', New Arts Program, Kutztown PA.
1994 'New York Biennial of Glass', Robert Lehman Gallery, Urban Glass, Brooklyn, NY. Catalogue.
........'Small Works Show', Sculpture Center, New York, NY.
........'The Crest Hardware Show', Crest Hardware, Brooklyn, NY
PUBLIC COMMISSIONS
AWARDS
2013 CEC Artslink ‘One Big City’ Project Grant, New York, NY.
2007 CEC Artslink Project Grant, Samara & Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.
2006 CEC Artslink Project Grant, Nizhny Novgorod, Russia.
2003 New York City MASterwork Award, Best New Public Art, The Municipal Society of New York.
2002 Wolf Kahn Award, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT.
1998 Architecture in Perspective, 13th Annual International Competition of Architectural Perspectivists,
........(in conjuction with Luis Blanc), The American Society of Architectural Perspectivists.
1997 Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Nominee
1997 William Graf Travel Abroad Scholarship Award
1996 Borinstein Foundation Scholarship, Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood, WA.
CORPORATE AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
The State of Connecticut, Connecticut Commission on the Arts, Hartford, CT.
Metropolitan Transportation Authority, New York, NY.
PECO Energy, Philadelphia, PA.
Chromart, New York, NY.
TEACHING POSITIONS
Hunter College, New York, NY., Adjunct Assistant Professor, 1999-Present.
Laguardia Community College, Long Island City, NY., Adjunct Assistant Professor, 2012.
Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT., Assistant Professor, 2009.
Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL., Visiting Artist, 2008.
BOOKS AND EXHIBITION CATALOGUES
THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF ARCHITECTURAL PERSPECTIVISTS, 'Architecture in Perspective',
........ DesignBooks International, 1998.
AYRES, BILL and BLOODWORTH, SANDRA, 'Along the Way MTA Arts for Transit',
........ The Monacelli Press, 2006., pp. 86-87.
AYRES, BILL and BLOODWORTH, SANDRA, 'New York’s Underground Museum: Expanding Along the Way',
........ The Monacelli Press, 2014.
BAKER, ALYSON and MESTROVIC, IVANA, 'Socrates Sculpture Park', Yale University Press, 2006.,
........ p. 143.
CERUTI, MARY, 'Sculpture Key West,' Exhibition Cataloguee, Sculpture Key West, 2008
DIAMONSTEIN-SPIELVOGEL, BARBARALEE, 'The Landmarks of New York An Illustrated Record
........ of the City's Historic Buildings', The Monacelli Press, 2005, p. 377.
EGAN, RICHARD. Exhibition Catalogue, Art Chicago, 1995.
HARRIS, KAREN. Exhibition Catalogue, Marymount Manhattan College, New York, NY. May, 1997.
PERREAULT, JOHN. 'New York Biennial of Glass', Exhibition Catalogue, Robert Lehman Gallery,
....................Urban Glass, September 1994.
........Robert Hickman 'Ghosts & Goblins', Exhibition Catalogue, Robert Lehman Gallery,
....................Urban Glass, March 1998.
TAUBMAN, LARA. 'A Warlike People: Victims or Perpetrators', Exhibition Catalogue, Monorchid
........ Gallery, Phoenix, AZ., 2005.
YELLE, RICHARD WILFRED. 'Glass Art From Urban Glass', Schiffer Art Books, 2000.
PUBLICATIONS / TELEVISION
ABRAMS, SCOTT. 'Enemy Lines', Phoenix New Times, February 17, 2005, p. 52.
ANDREWS, AMY. Review, JAVA, February 2005, p. 16.
BOURGET, ALBERTINE. 'New York, quadrillage à la folie', Le Temps, Geneva, August 24, 2013, Arts.
BRODY, DAVID. 'A Concentrated Rectangle of Glitz: Rob Hickman in Dumbo', Art Critical,
........March 1, 2014.
Bronx News12, 'Artist Robert Hickman helps paint sense of safety in Hunts Point',
........ Aired Oct 10, 2013
CAPASSO, ARIADNA & KORCHAK, DIANA. 'Review', The New York Art World, Summer 2004,
p.8.
CASTRO, JAN, In the Studio with Miki Taira and Robert Hickman: Making the Old New’,
International Sculpture Center Blog, July 17, 2013
CLARK CAMMY. ‘Key West exhibit takes art to a new dimension’, The Miami Herald, March 19,
2008
CHEEVER, SUSAN, 'Donald Sultan's Soho Evolution: The Artist's Loft and Studio in Manhattan',
........ Architectural Digest, Sept 1993, photo, p. 116.
CUNY TV ‘Study With the Best’, Interview for Visual Arts Segment,
........Aired December 29, 2013.
DREW, KARIN. 'On the Waterfront', Art & Antiques, March 1999.
EGAN, MAURA. 'Handmade Dreams', New York Magazine, August 3, 1998, p. 44.
Fox 29 News, Philadelphia, PA, 'Unicyclists Pedal 160 Miles Down Florida Highway',
........Aired Dec 09, 2012
FREEDMAN, MATT. 'Robert Hickman Roosevelt Island Station', Review, January 15, 1997, p. 19.
GINSBERG, ALEX. 'On the IRT, positively 72nd St!', Daily News, Wednesday October 30, 2002,
p.18.
GLUECK, GRACE. Review, New York Times, Friday August 21, 1998
GRAEBER, LAUREL, 'Art in Flight', New York Times, Friday July 23, 2004.
GRAY, CHRISTOPHER, 'Letting the Sun Shine In', New York Times, Sunday May 19, 2002.
GRIFFIN, TIM. 'The Crest Hardware Show', World Art, November, 1996, p. 89.
HARRIS, LISA. 'The Sky's the Limit', Greenline, April, 5 - 19, 2003, p. 13.
HARRISON, HELEN. 'Glass Art Now: Made in Brooklyn', New York Times, Sunday January 5, 1997,
Arts Sec. p.12.
JOHNS, MICHAEL. 'The Retro City', New York Times, Sunday January 4, 2004, City Sec. P. 10.
JOHNSON, KEN. Review, New York Times, Friday August 13, 1999, Arts Sec. p. 1.
JOHNSON, PADDY & KIMBALL, WHITNEY. ‘We Went to Dumbo’, Art F City, January 31, 2014.
KENNEDY, RANDY. 'Tunnel Vision', New York Times, Tuesday May 14, 2002, Metro Sec. p.3.
KOLBEN, DEBORAH. 'Memorial Plans Displayed', Brooklyn Paper, September 15, 2003, pp. 1, 9.
KUNTZMAN, GERSH . 'Queens Park Headed for Artbreak', New York Post, May 4, 1998, p. 19.
LANDMARK WEST, '2003 Virtual Projection', Spring 2000, p. 9.
Main Street WIRE, 'If You've been wondering...', Saturday December 14, 1996, p.5.
MARTIN, DOUGLAS . 'A Waterfront Oasis of Towering Artwork', New York Times, December 6, 1998, Sec. p.51.
MCDONOUGH, TOM. 'The Crest Hardware Show', World Art, November, 1994, p. 111.
Metro, 'ART OF THE WEEK', August 25, 2004, p. 17.
NORTHROP, KIM. 'Key West: Where the Spirit of Art Dwells Easily', Art News, January 2005.
PERREAULT, JOHN. 'Public Glass New York Subway', GLASS Magazine, Spring 1997, pp. 41,43.
PONS, EMILE. ‘Artists add color to two Bronx neighborhoods’, Mott Haven Herald, October 3,
........2013
SCHMERLER, SARAH. 'Crest Hardware Show', Time Out New York, June 12, 1996, p. 26.
Sculpture Magazine, 'COMMISSIONS', September 2004, Vol.23, No.7, p26.
SILLEN, KIM. 'Socrates Sculpture Park Listing', NY Arts, July/August 1998, p. 53.
SMITH, ROBERTA. 'The Rush-Hour Revelations of an Underground Museum', New York Times,
Friday January 2, 2004, Arts Sec. P. E40.
WOIKE, JOHN. Photo, Hartford Courant, Friday March 5, 2004, Metro Hartford Sec. p. B3.
YEE, MARILYNN K. Photo, 'Shuttle From Queens to Brooklyn, New York Times, Tuesday
April 20, 1999, Metro Sec. p.B3.


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