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  John Ahearn
(Basketball Player)
Area: Sportmen & Women
Title:"Baloncelista" (Basketball Player)
Site: Caguas
1951 Born in Binghamton, NY
1973 B.F.A. Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Currently living and working in NY.

Samples of his work may be found in the following collections: The Art Institute of Chicago; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY, Sculpture Gardens; the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, and the Ludwig Museum, in Cologne.

Individual Shows:

• Pan Chiao, Alexander and Bonin Gallery, NY

• Sculpture from the East, 100th Street, Part II, Alexander and Bonin Gallery, NY

• Sculpture from the East, 100th Street, Alexander and Bonin, NY

Public Art and Collaborative Projects:

• Pan Chiao Train Station Public Art Project, Pan Chiao, Taiwan

• Phoenix Day School for the Deaf, in collaboration with the Scott Museum of Art

• General Service Administration, joint commission with Rigoberto Torres for the Health Care Finance Administration in Baltimore, MD

Selected Bibliography:

• Huang Jaclyn. The World Journal (December 8, 2001): C7.

• Danatt, Adrian. “Our Choice of New York Contemporary Galleries: John Ahearn “The Art Newspaper” Vol. XI, No. 105 (July-August 2000): 78.

• Glueck, Grace. “John Ahearn: Sculpture from the East, 100th Street, Part II. The New York Times (Julio 7, 2000): E 31.

• Taplin, Robert. “John Ahearn at Alexander Bonin” in Art in America 86, no.11 (November 1998):124-25

• Lacy , Suzanne (ed.) “Directional Signs: A Compendium of Artists Works”. Mapping the terrain: New Genre Public Art (Seattle: Bay Press 1995) 194-195.

• Kramer, Jane. Whose Art is It?. Durham & London: Duke University Press/Public Planet Books, 1994.

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