7 - march -1991
L - chicago, il
E - garylapointejr@gmail.com
IG -grylpntjr

CURRENT: 

>Summer Exhibition 2020, Royal Academy of Arts, London, UK 

>Installation, Autumn 2020. 4th Publication in the Mediums series from UTB   (Under The Bridge Magazine ) 

>LVL3, Chicago IL. Artist of the Week Feature Interview 


Education / Residencies*
2019 Wassaic Projects, NY*
2014-2016 (MFA) School of the Art Institute of Chicago (SAIC), Chicago, IL
2013 Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, ME*
2009-2013 (BFA) Lesley University College of Art and Design (LUCAD), Cambridge, MA
2012 (Abroad Term) Central Saint Martins (CSM),The University of the Arts London, England

Exhibitions solo / two person *
2020
AIR CONDENSER, Galerie B-312, Montréal QC, Canada* (with Clay Mahn) >POSTPONED 
Painting, Drawing and maybe a Sculpture 3, Everybody Gallery, Chicago IL
reCONNECTION, Roberts Gallery, Lunder Arts Center, Cambridge, MA 
Objects, Czong Institute for Contemporary Art, CICA Museum, Gimpo, South Korea.
2019
SPRING EXHIBITION 2019 Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen, Denmark
Contemporary Sculpture, SITE: Brooklyn, NY
2017
Small Objects: Personals, Skowhegan, New York, NY
Gary LaPointe Jr : BACK BURNER, Randy Alexander Gallery, Chicago, IL *
Drawing, Randy Alexander Gallery, Chicago, IL
2016
ISC: Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award : 2016
Grounds for Sculpture, Hamilton, NJ
Steady State, CARUS Gallery, Cleveland, OH
MFA SHOW, Sullivan Galleries, Chicago, IL
2015
Breaking Ground, Lunder Arts Center, Cambridge, MA
2014
3rd International Emerging Artist Award: GOLDEN 15, Media One, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
The Photocopy Club: BERLIN, Urban Spree Gallery, Berlin, Germany
2013
alarm;alarm, TheLongHallGallery, Worcester, MA
Arches Eighth Biennial Student Print Exhibition 808 Gallery, Boston, MA
GARY LAPOINTE JR: SEPT/OCT, MHM Studios, Lowell, MA*
Gary LaPointe Jr. and Christine Wills, Twelve Chairs, Boston, MA*
DANIELLE KELLEY & GARY LAPOINTE JR: FORCE/FRAGMENTS, Laconia Gallery, Boston, MA*
Deciphering Identity, Jewett Art Gallery, Wellesley, MA
2012
100, 601 Newbury St. Gallery, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA
Line, 601 Newbury St. Gallery, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA
Autumn Equinox: Néofolk, RATS 9 Gallery, Montréal QC, Canada
Stage 2, Unit 7, Central Saint Matins, London, England
Who Am I, Galerie Du Haut Pavé, Paris, France
Galerie Atelier Herenplaats, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Willem De Kooning Academie, Rotterdam, Netherlands
Main Gallery, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA
3D Showcase, 601 Newbury St. Gallery, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA
2011
Arches Seventh Biennial Student Print Exhibition, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
3D Showcase, 601 Newbury St. Gallery, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA
2010
Community Day of Scholars Exhibition, Lesley University College of Art and Design Cambridge, MA
3D Showcase, 601 Newbury St. Gallery, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA

Collections
Natural Responses, Print Department at Boston Public Library, MA
Palimpsest, Print Department at Boston Public Library, MA
Figments, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA/Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Print Department at Boston Public Library, MA

Lesley University College of Art and Design, Student Print Archives, Cambridge, MA
Private Collections

Foundwork - https://foundwork.art/artists/garylapointejr

Culturehall - Curated Artist Registry - http://www.culturehall.com/gary_lapointe_jr_

SAIC MFA - saic.edu/mfa2016/artist/gary-lapointe-jr/

Publications | Catalogs | Reviews
2020 
Vellum Issue 24. Human Nature 2020.Online/Print.
2019 
100 Sculptors of Tomorrow. 2019. Beers London and Thames & Hudson. Print. 
A5 Magazine UK. Artist Feature. December 2019. Online/ Print.
Average Art Magazine UK. Artist Feature. November 2019. Online/ Print.
2018
MURZE: Issue 3 Artist Magazine UK. 2018. Online/ Print. 
2016
ISC: 2016 Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Awards Sculpture Magazine. 2016 Print.
2013
BIG RED & SHINY: Danielle Kelly & Gary LaPointe: Force/Fragments at Laconia Gallery by Celine Browning. March 19, 2013.
2012
Néofolk, Print. Catalog The Belgo Report : News and Reviews of Art Exhibitions in the Belgo Building, Néofolk a Rats 9, by Maude Lefebvre Online Article, Oct. 3, 2012
Who Am I, Print. Catalog , Verzamelingen Van Gedrukte Reacties, 2011

Awards
2020 
Working Artist Org. Purchase Award Grant Recipient 
2016
ISC: Outstanding Student Achievement in Contemporary Sculpture Award
2014
3rd International Emerging Artist Award: GOLDEN 15, IEAA Dubai, UAE
2013
Boston Printmakers’ Senior Award in Printmaking, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA
2012
Fine Arts Portfolio Competition Winner Scholarship, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA
2011
Fine Arts Portfolio Competition Winner Scholarship, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA