jim ulrich - artist/craftsman

 
 
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BIO


Born 1950, Pittsburgh, PA

Relocated to Philadelphia, PA in 1974

Currently resides in Hollywood, PA*

(*located in Jenkintown section of Abington Township, Montgomery County, Greater Philadelphia region)


EDUCATION

  1. A.S. Fine Arts, 1971, Allegheny County Community College, Pittsburgh, PA. 

Emphasis on drawing, welded steel sculpture, ceramics.


  1. B.A. Studio Arts (Fine Arts), 1973, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, 3.5 QPA.

Emphasis on lithography, etching, welded steel and mixed-media sculpture.


JURIED EXHIBITIONS/GALLERIES/COLLECTIONS:

Abington Art Center, 2012 Annual Juried Exhibit, Abington, PA

Salon Des Amis Gallery, Malvern, PA

Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA

Carnegie Museum Of Art, Pittsburgh, PA; Assoc. Artists of Pittsburgh, 100th Annual

Juried Exhibit at Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, PA

Lawrence Hall Gallery, Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA

Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh Center for the Arts (Various Assoc. Artists of Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh Society of Artists Exhibits

Borelli-Edwards Gallery, Lawrenceville, PA

Fe Gallery, Lawrenceville, PA

“Art of the State”, State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA

Howard Gallery of Fine Art, New Hope, PA

Annual Bucks County Sculpture Exhibit, Doylestown, PA

Riverbank Gallery, Stockton, NJ

Prallsville Mill Gallery, Stockton, NJ

McKinney Gallery, West Chester University, West Chester, PA

Phillips Museum of Art, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA

Berman Museum, Ursinus College, Collegeville, PA

Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburgh, PA

Shadyside Arts Festival, Shadyside, PA

Various private collections


CURRENT AFFILIATIONS

Member, Philadelphia Dumpster Divers (www.dumpsterdivers.org)


PREVIOUS AFFILIATIONS

Asociated Artists of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh Society of Artists

Philadelphia/Tri-state Artists Equity (Board Member, 2004-2009, VP 2006-2009)

Artsbridge

Academic Advisory Board, Art Institute of Philadelphia

Graphic Artists Guild (Philadelphia Chapter President, 2000-2002)




OTHER ARTISTIC BACKGROUND INFO:

Cover and inside editorial and spot art for magazines and booklets. Most assignments have included responsibility for concept development. Clients have included Springhouse Corp., Slack, Inc., Inside Magazine, Skeptic Magazine, SmithKline Beckman, National Association of Science Teachers, and Merrell Dow. Samples viewable at www.jim.ulrich.com/illustration.  Printed samples are available upon request.