RESUME

Juan L. Andreu

290 Old Field Road

Southbury, CT 06488

203 264 7740

860 329 5339 cell

juan@juanlandreu.com

www.juanlandreu.com

 


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Education

 

September 2004

Ph. D. Fine Arts

University of Valencia , School of Fine Arts. Spain

Thesis: "Integration and sculptural conception in the

 North American Architecture. Analysis of a plastic conjunction”

 

February 1984

Master Fine Arts

University of Valencia, School of Fine Arts. Spain

Thesis: "The ceramic shell casting system in bronze" 

 

June 1976

Bachelor in Fine Arts

University of Valencia, School of Fine Arts. Spain

 Art Education

 

1999

Computer Graphics. New Horizons, Trumbull, Ct.

 

1983

Architectural Design Studies. Porter and Chester Institute. Wethersfield, Ct.

 

1982

New Techniques in Bronze Casting Sculpture

 Johnson Atelier of Princeton, NJ  at the University of Connecticut  

 

1978

New Techniques in Bronze Casting Sculpture.

 The bronze foundry of Capa in Arganda del Duero, Madrid, Spain.

 


 

Work Experience

 

2001 to present >   Adjunct Professor of Art

                                Quinnipiac University. Hamden, Ct

                     

 2003 to present > Adjunct Professor of Sculpture

                                Housatonic Community College. Bridgeport, Ct.

 

 2000-10  > Master Sculptor of Restoration and Professor of Carving

                   The New England  Carousel Museum, Bristol, Ct.

 

 2001-04 >  Art Teacher of Elementary and Secondary Education at

                   Talcott  Mountain Academy. Avon, Ct.

 

 2000-01 >  Sculptor of Clay animation prototypes  for TV commercials.

                   Wreckless Abandon. Windsor Locks, Ct.

 

 1999-00 >  Theater Scene Designer. Atlas Scenic Studios, Bridgeport, Ct.

                   Sculpture Restoration Studio. Woodbury, Ct.

 1995-96 >  Sculpture Instructor

                    Silvermine Art Association, New Canaan, Ct.                   

                   Sculpture Instructor

                    Wallingford Public Schools Gifted Programs.                         

                   Prototypes Designer

                   UPS Engineering Division, Danbury, Ct.

 

 1989-92 > Master Sculptor and Restorer at R&F Design. Bristol, Ct.

 1987-89 > Architectural and Interior Designer,

                  Urban Contractors. Wilton, Ct.

                  Architectural and Sculpture Designer

                  Kenneth Lynch & Sons, Wilton, Ct.

                  Sculpture Designer

                  MBI, Danbury Mint, Norwalk, Ct.

 

 1986-87 > Display and Industrial Designer, Inovo Design, Ridgefield, Ct.

                  Master Painter, R& F Design. Bristol, Ct.

 

 1984-86 > Architectural and Lighting Designer.

                   Welsbach Lighting, R.W.L. Corp., New Haven, Ct.

 

 1983-84 > Art and Spanish Teacher . Elementary Education

                  Talcott Mountain Science Center Academy, Avon, Ct.

 

 1981-82 > Sculptor Instructor

                   Farmington Valley Art Center, Avon, Ct.

 

 1977-78 > Draftsman. (Honorably discharge)

                   Admiralty Headquarters. Royal Spanish Navy. Madrid, Spain

            .

 1976-77 > Art Teacher,  Internship

                  Cervantes School, Valencia, Spain


 Interviews and Publications

 

Artis, 9-03 / 9-05, Hartford , Ct.

Advocate, 5-26-85, New Haven, Ct.

Bristol Press, 7-6-92 /  3-21-97 /  3-9-00 /  6-26-00 /  10-5-07,Bristol, Ct

Carousel News and Trader, 8-95 /  7-01, Mansfield, Oh.

Commission on the Arts Magazine, 1988, Hartford, Ct.

El Heraldo, 12-31-83 , Barranquilla, Colombia

Hartford Advocate, 10-92, Hartford, Ct

Hartford Courant, 9-21-80 /  1972 /  7-82 /  8-10-88 /  8-28-03, Hartford, Ct.

Las Provincias, 3-13-76 /  5-15-77 /  6-9-76, Valencia, Spain

Levante, 6-17-76, Valencia, Spain

New Haven Register, 5-26-85, New Haven, Ct.

New York Times, 1989 / 2-2-87, New York City

News Times, 10-17-88, Danbury, Ct.

Que Pasa, 11-88, Hartford, Ct.

Republican American, 1990, Waterbury, Ct.

Taconic Press, 6-13-96, New Milford, Ct.

The Day, 8-29-93, Old Lyme, Ct.

The Herald, 1983 / 10-07,  New Britain, Ct.

The Journal News, 6-17-99, Putnam & Westchester Counties, New York

The Pawling News Chronicle, 7-10-97, Pawling, New York

The Times Picayune, 2-11- 92, New Orleans, Louisiana

The Truman A. Warner Papers, 1997, Danbury, Ct.

Voices, 2-87 / 12-15-93, Southbury, Ct.

Weekly Star, 11-28-80 /  6-23-90 /  5-18-87 /  7-11-92 /  12-17-93, Newtown, Ct.

Discovery Channel, 1997, Banyan Prod., Philadelphia

Positively Connecticut, 2002, Diane Smith, Connecticut

Channel 3, Jan. 2005, Scott Haynes, Connecticut

                   Sept. 2003, Good Morning Connecticut

                   June 2009, Governor Rell’s visit to NECM, Bristol, Ct.

Channel 20, 2003, Crossroads, Connecticut

Channel 30, Dec 2003, Juan Andreu had five cows at the Cow parade,

                    WH, Connecticut, June 2009, Governor Rell’s visit to NECM, Bristol, Ct.

Channel 8,   June 2009, Governor Rell’s visit to NECM, Bristol, Ct.


 

Commissions and Awards

2007 Awarded the Design of the  Connecticut Commission on the Arts, Culture and Tourism   Trophy Award, Hartford, Ct.                                                                                            

2006 Cow Parade, Boston, Mass.

2005 Ongoing Restoration ,The Bushnell  Park Carousel, Hartford, Ct.

2005 Ongoing Restoration, The Crescent Park Carousel, RI

2005 Restoration. St. Michael Church. Ansonia, Ct.

2004 Ongoing Restoration, The Holyoke Carousel, Holyoke. Mass.

2003 Five cows at the Cow Parade, West Hartford, Ct.

2002 Award from the  Society of Connecticut Sculptors, Essex, Ct.

2002 Award from the  C.C.A., Bristol, Ct.

2000 Award from the  C.C.A., Bristol, Ct.

1999 University of Connecticut and NECM, Ct.

1997 Endangered Wildlife Production, Fabricon, Brooklyn, NY

1996 Sculpture Design for the Aids Memorial Garden. A.M.G. Foundation, Pawling, NY

1996 Bronze sculpture, Saint Rita Church, Hamden, Ct.

1995 Bronze sculptures, Saint Rita Church, Hamden, Ct.

1994 Award, Society of Connecticut Sculptors, Essex, Ct

1991 Wood sculpture, Saint Joseph Church,  Willimantic, Ct.

1990 Wood sculpture, Sacred Heart Church,  Southbury, Ct.

1989 Bronze sculpture, Sacred Heart Church, Southbury, Ct.

1988 Bronze sculpture relief of Dr. Betances. The house of Puerto Rico. Hartford, Ct.

1987 Sculpture Individual Grant, Connecticut Commission on the Arts. Hartford, Ct.

1985 Sculpture, National Award, Green Art Gallery, Guilford, Ct.

1983 Sculpture Award. New Britain Arts Council, New Britain, Ct.

1982 Sculpture Individual Grant, Connecticut Commission on the Arts. Hartford, Ct.

1979 Award from the University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Ct.

1978 Grant award. Bonnet- Dasi Foundation, Valencia, Spain

1977 Sculpture Award. Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Valencia, Spain

1976 Sculpture, National Award, Caixa d'Estalvis. Valencia. Spain.

 


 

Technical Work

1998-99

Ÿ  Sculpture Creation and scale production in clay, wood, and stone to

Actor Anthony Quinn, Bristol, Rhode Island

Ÿ  Assistance finishing large bronze sculptures to  Sculptor  Isaac Witkin,

     Pemberton, New Jersey

1996 -98

Ÿ  Creation and scale production of large wood sculptures to

 Painter Manolo Valdes, NYC. New York

1987

Ÿ   Assistance to Sculpture Professor Elbert Weinberg of the

 Rhode Island School of Design, Hartford, Ct.

1986-87

Ÿ  Assistance to Sculptor Herzl  Emmanuel, Westport, Ct.                                              

1979-82

Ÿ  Assistance with bronze castings to Professor Wolfgang Behl of the

University of Hartford, Hartford, Ct.

1978-79

Ÿ  Assistance with scale enlargements in clay, mold making, cold and bronze castings to Sculpture Professor Luis Montoya, Palm Beach, Florida

Ÿ  Studies of Ceramic Shell Casting System & Bronze Casting Techniques.

      Foundry of Sculpture Professor Eduardo Capa of the University of Madrid,

      Arganda, Madrid, Spain..

1975- 1977

Assistance with scale enlargements in clay, mold making and marble carvings for monumental Public Art Commissions to Professor Octavio Vicent of the University of Valencia, Spain

1971 to 1975

Ÿ  Assistance with scale enlargements in clay, mold making, stone carving and structural work to Professor Jose Ciriaco of the University of Valencia, Spain.  

 


Solo Shows

 

2008 - Aqua Turf.  Latino Affairs Commission, Southington, Ct.                                  

           Pratt and Whitney, Southington, Ct

 

2007 - Bristol Center for the Arts, Bristol, Ct.                                                               

         - Aqua Turf. Latino Affairs Commission, Southington, Ct.                                     

         - University of Connecticut, West Hartford, Ct.

                                                     

2006 - E.T.C.  Ellen Traut Gallery, West Hartford,

         - The Hartford Club. Hartford, Ct.                                                                          

         - Grand Havana Room. NYC 

 

         -  Hall of the Americas, Inter-American Economics Council. Washington DC 

 

2004 -  Bristol Cultural Center, Bristol, Ct. 

                                                                      

         -  Mellon Hall, Inter-American Economics Council, Washington DC.

                       

2003 -  Capitol Community  College, Hartford, Ct

                                                            

2001 -  Eastern States Exposition, Ct pavilion, Agawam, Mass.

                                                                                                    

2000 -  Eastern States Exposition, Ct pavilion, Agawam, Mass.

                                      

1997 -  Bradley Airport, Windsor, Ct. 

                                                                                 

1996 - The Nature Center, Woodbury, Ct  

 

1987 - Dos Art Gallery, New York City   

                                

1986 - Dos Art Gallery, New York City    

 

1984 - Elida Lara Gallery, Barranquilla, Colombia

                                                  

1983 - New Britain Library, Ct.                            

                      


Group Shows

 

2010 – Housatonic Museum, Bridgeport, Ct.                         

2009 -  Barnum Museum. Society of Connecticut Sculptors. Bridgeport, Ct.

2007 -  Sackler Gallery, Palace Theater, Stamford, Ct.

         -  Rosenthal Gallery, Stamford Center for the Arts, Stamford, Ct.

         -  Skylight Gallery,  Brooklynn, NYC

         -  Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, Ct.

2006 - Arte Inc. Festival of art and ideas. New Haven, Ct.

2005 - Art Off the Main, Puck Building, Greenwich Village, NYC

         -  Housatonic Museum of Art. Bridgeport, Ct.

2003 -  Bristol Cultural Center, S.C.S., Bristol, Ct.                                                          

         -  Cow Parade, West Hartford,  Ct.

         -  The Edge Gallery, SCS,  New Haven, Ct.

2002 -  Westport Nature Center, SCS, Westport, Ct.

         -  Essex Art Gallery, SCS, Essex, Ct.

2001 -  Windham Art Center, Willimantic, Ct. 

         - Stratton Ski Resort, Sttraton, Vermont                                                                 

1997 - Connecticut Capitol Legislature, Hartford, Ct.

1995 - Ellen Trout Gallery, West Hartford, Ct.

1993 - Club House Gallery, West Hartford, Ct.

1987 - Museum of Arts and Science, Fairfield, Ct.

         - Connecticut Commission on the Arts, Hartford, Ct.

         - Stamford Library, June Show, Ct.

         - Beaux Arts Gallery, Southbury, Ct.

1987  - Creative Art Gallery, New Haven, Ct.

          - Washington
Art Association
, Washington, Ct.

          - Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, Ct.
1987  - Stamford Library, September Show, Ct.

1986  -  Beaux Arts Gallery, Southbury, Ct.

1985  - Dos Art Gallery, New York City                                            

          - Green Art Gallery, Guilford, Ct.

1984 - Dos Art Gallery, New York City                                             

         - Bridgeport Library, Ct.

1983 - New Haven Library, New Haven, Ct

1982 -  Zarick Art Gallery, Farmington, Ct.

1981 - Trinity College, Hartford, Ct

          - Beth el temple, West Hartford, Ct.

1980 - Contempo Gallery, Valencia, Spain                                      

1979 - Valencia City Hall, Valencia, Spain

1978 - Norton Museum of Art, Palm Beach, Florida

         - Ximo Art Gallery, Valencia, Spain                      

                   

         - Museum of Fine Arts, Sevilla, Spain

1978 - Segrelles del Pilar Gallery, Valencia, Spain

         - Valencia City Hall, Spain  

1976 - The Parsonage Gallery, Durham, NH

         - Segrelles del Pilar,Valencia, Spain

         - Valencia City Hall, Spain

         - The Lyon Gallery, North Conway, NH

         - Jardines del Real, Valencia, Spain                                          

1975 - Jardin del Cura, Elche, Alicante, Spain

         - Segrelles del Pilar, Valencia, Spain                                         

         - Valencia City Hall, Spain

         - School of Fine Arts, Valencia, Spain

         - Montcada Town Hall, Moncada, Valencia, Spain

1974 - Grup Gavia, Valencia, Spain

         - City Hall, Tabernes de Valldigna, Valencia, Spain

         - School of Fine Arts, Valencia, Spain

         - Valencia City Hall, Spain

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