CV/Bio

Richard Allen Freiwald – 412 Braun Avenue – Highland Park, NJ 08904 (732) 354-4633 richardfreiwald@gmail.com FreiwaldArtPottery.com, RichardFreiwald.com Web Galleries

 

EDUCATION

Mason Gross School for the Arts 1982 MFA, Sculpture

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey

 

Montclair State University 1979 BA Fine Arts

Upper Montclair, New Jersey

 

AWARDS

The National Endowment for the Arts and The Council for Basic Education, Grant recipient

The Geraldine R Dodge Foundation, Grant recipient

The Cape Branch Foundation, The Johnson Family, Richard Freiwald Studio Dedication, The Pingry School

The Albert W. Booth Chair for Master Teachers, The Pingry School

The E. Murray Todd Chair for Teaching, The Pingry School

The Herbert Hahn Teaching Award, The Pingry School

Emerging Artist Grant recipient, The New Jersey State Council for Arts and Morristown Crafts Market, NJ

Summer Fellowship Grants 2008, 1997, The Pingry School

The Waylande Gregory Foundation Sculpture Restoration Project

Purchase awards, two works in the permanent collection of the city of Fukui, Japan

(Sister City to New Brunswick, NJ)

Purchase award , Middlesex County College, Edison, NJ

 

TEACHING

The Pingry School, Martinsville, NJ 1988-present

Middlesex County College, Edison, NJ 1981-2006

Montclair State University, Montclair, NJ 1987-1988

Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ 1985-1988

Raritan Valley Community College, Somerville, NJ 1982-1992

New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, Summit, NJ 1985-1986

Rider University, Lawrenceville, NJ 1980-1985

Newark College of Arts and Sciences

Rutgers University, Newark, NJ 1982-1983

Mason Gross School for the Arts

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ 1980-1982

 

EXPERIENCE

Teaching all beginning and advanced levels in Sculpture, Clay working, Portfolio Development, Photography, Metal Working and Jewelry, Introduction to Art, Art Fundamentals, 2D Design, 3D Design, Advanced Glaze Techniques, and Graphics/Printmaking. Practicing interdisciplinary teaching projects in the Arts and Sciences. Sustainable art practice.

 

EXHIBITIONS

Stella Art and Antiques Pier Show, New York, NY 2013

American Art Pottery Association Show, Bruce Block Gallery, Philadelphia PA 2013

The International Ceramic Arts Fair, The National Design Museum, New York City 2010

Bruce Block Gallery, Antique Underground, Hudson, NY 2013

The New Jersey Arts Annual, The Morris Museum, Morris Plains, NJ 2006

The Amos B. Hostetter Arts Center The Pingry School. Martinsville, NJ 1988-2013

Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Museum, NJDC group invitational, New Brunswick, NJ 1994

Metropolitan Life Gallery, NYC. NJAIS juried Exhibition 1994

Middlesex County Museum, MCC Faculty invitational. Piscataway, NJ

The Hunterdon Museum, Clinton, NJ Eight Works on the River

Georgian Court College, Lakewood, NJ Invitational Exhibition

The Long Beach Island Foundation for Arts, National Juried Invitational. LBI, NJ

Rider University Gallery, Lawrenceville, NJ One Man Show

The Bergen Museum, Group invitational. Bergen, NJ

Mandeville Annex Gallery, Lajolla, California. Group show

The Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington. The 22 Contemporary Crafts Exhibition

The Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ Group Benefit Exhibition

Mason Gross School for the Arts Gallery, New Brunswick, NJ

Robeson Gallery, Newark, NJ Emerging Artist exhibition

Artworks in private collections worldwide