logo Thumbnail James Skvarch
ARTIST INFORMATION CONTACT INFORMATION
Copper plate etchings, landscapes, interiors.

EDUCATION
  • BFA Maryland Art Institute, 1972
  • Rochester Institute of Technology, 1968-70
  • International Academy for Art, Salzburg, Austria, 1984
TEACHING EXPERIENCE
  • Gulf Coast Art Center, Bellaire, FL, drawing workshop, 1995
  • Syracuse University, Design Department, instructor, 1991; Printmaking
  • Department, instructor, 1986
  • Onondaga Community College, Syracuse, NY, instructor, 1980-92
  • Lafayette High School, Lafayette, NY, artist in residence, 1975-76
  • Westhill High School, Syracuse, NY, artist in residence, 1975
AWARDS
  • Coconut Grove Art Fest, best in show, 1995; first place graphics, 1994, 1993
  • Cain Park Art Fest, best in show, 1997
  • Winterpark Art Fest, first place graphics, merit award, 1996; second place graphics, 1994
  • Columbus Art Fest, jurors' choice, 1997
  • Silvermine International Print Biennial, 1994, 1998
  • New York State Fair, second place painting, 1994; third place, purchase prize, 1985; second place graphics, 1983
  • Color Print USA National Invitational, University of Texas, Purchase Award, 1994
  • Bradley University National Print and Drawing Exhibition, 1993, 1997, 1999
  • Channel 24 Art Invitational, first place graphics, 1996; best in show, 1992, 1984; second place graphics, 1985
  • Skaneateles Art Invitational, third prize , 1992
  • Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibition, Memorial Merit Award, Rochester Print Club, 1989, 1986
  • Philadelphia Print Club International Competition, Rembrandt Graphic Art Patron Award, 1987
  • Mystic Outdoor Art Festival, first place graphics, 1985; first place oils, 1980
  • Cornhill Arts and Crafts Festival, best in show, 1984
  • Central New York Art Open, purchase prize, 1984; third prize painting, 1977
  • Syracuse Printmakers Annual, first place, 1985, 1981; second place, 1983, 1982
  • Chronicle Guidance Publications, Inc., poster design prize, 1980
  • Cooperstown National Art Exhibition, purchase prize, 1977; still life award, 1974
EXHIBITIONS
  • Made in New York 1997-98, Juried Exhibition, Schweinfurth Center, Auburn, NY
  • Printwork 97, Juried Exhibition, Barrett House Galleries, Poughkeepsie, NY
  • St. David's Annual Invitational, Syracuse, NY, 1983-98
  • Cultural Resources Council of Syracuse, Showcase's #1, #10, #15, #18
  • One Man Show at 12-4 Gallery, Syracuse, NY, 1994
  • Pratt Silvermine International Print Biennial, 1994
  • University of Mississippi National Works on Paper, 1991
  • Bradley National Print and Drawing Exhibition, 1991, 1993, 1997, 1999
  • Trenton State National Print and Drawing Competition, 1991
  • Everson Museum of Syracuse Biennial, Syracuse, NY, 1991
  • Rochester Finger Lakes Exhibition, 1990, 1989, 1986, 1983
  • Kirkland Artcenter Regional, 1989-90
  • "New York State Printmakers," Village Gate Art Center, Rochester, NY, 1986
  • CD/FS Gallery, Syracuse, NY, 1985
  • Exhibition of Central New York Artists, Munson Williams Proctor Art
  • Institute, Utica, NY, 1984, 1980, 1979
  • Scoharie County National Print Exhibition, Cobleskill, NY, 1984, 1983
  • "Print Contrasts," Cortland Arts Council, Cortland, NY, two-person show, 1982
  • Everson Museum, Syracuse, NY, "The Figure" show, 1976
  • Cayuga Museum Regional Show, 1974
COLLECTIONS
  • Rochester Memorial Art Museum
  • Cooperstown Museum of Art
  • Onondaga Historical Society, Syracuse, NY
  • Bradley University, Peoria, IL
  • M & T Bank of Syracuse
  • Mutual of New York
  • Eckerd Pharmacy
  • The Government of Kenya
  • Munson Williams Proctor Institute, Utica, NY
  • International Summer Academy of Art, Salzburg, Austria
  • New York State Fair, Syracuse, NY
  • Onondaga County Public Library System
  • Silvermine Art Center, CT

Syracuse, NY
Home: 315-469-4186
Work:
Fax:
Email:
Web: www.dreamscape.com/jskvarchetchings

*
WORK
*
Image of work



"The Great Bindery"
?James Skvarch



Image of work



"A Fortunate Reunion at the Ship's Club"
?James Skvarch



Image of work



"Hundred Year Witness"
?James Skvarch



Image of work



"Dream Room"
?James Skvarch



All images exhibited at this World Wide Web site are for public viewing only. No reproduction rights are granted, licensed or sanctioned in any form or manner and are hereby exclusively reserved by the artist.