John Y. Wind | Artist John Y. Wind | Artist

Artist CV

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015

The Women

Joan Shepp Holiday Window, Philadelphia PA

2013

John Y. Wind Portrait Gallery
Select Fair, Miami, FL

The Making of a Modern Man
James Oliver Gallery in partnership with InLiquid, Philadelphia, PA

2011

I Shop, Therefore I am
Artfronts Project, Philadelphia, PA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 

JOG10
James Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia PA

America
Park Town Place Museum District Residences, Philadelphia PA

2015

Bermudez, Morfit, Wind
URBN Urban Outfitters, Philadelphia PA

Trophies & Souvenirs 
Camden Arts Centre, London England

2014

Memorial Exhibition honoring William J. Latina 
Lawrence Gallery, Rosemont, PA

Benefit Exhibition for ARTnude 2014
James Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Benefit Exhibition for BalletX 2014
Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

In Liquid
Select Fair, New York, NY

2013

Member Exhibition: InLiquid, PPAC, Second State

Ice Box Project Space and Grey Area, Crane Arts Building, Philadelphia, PA

Benefit Exhibition for BalletX 2013
Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

COLLECTIONS

Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia PA
Musée des Arts Décoratifs, Paris France
Victoria and Albert Museum, London England
Private Collections

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2014
New York Times

2013
Empty Kingdom
Where Philadelphia
Flying Kite
Media Patch
Metro
Philadelphia Inquirer

1990
Becker, Vivienne, Fabulous Fakes: The History of Fantasy and Fashion Jewellery
Grafton Books, London

1987
Fitch, Janet, The Art and Craft of Jewelry, Chronicle Books, San Francisco, CA

1985-Present
Ongoing editorial coverage of Maximal Art jewelry in consumer and trade fashion and gift publications. Including Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Oprah, InStyle, The New York Times Magazine, Accessories Magazine, Gifts & Decorative Accessories, etc.

GRANTS & RESIDENCIES

2015
Summer Intensive
Slade School of Fine Art and Camden Arts Centre, London England

1983 – 1985
Thouron Award for two years study in the UK.

EDUCATION

2008-present
Fellows Executive Education Program
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania

1985
Slade School of Art, London
Certificate

1983
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
BA, English

BOARDS & CIVIC ENGAGEMENT

Arts + Business Council, Philadelphia
Board Member
2015-present

Vox Populi gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Board Member, 2012-present

Accesories Council, New York NY
Board Member
2012-present

Cancer Support Community, Washington DC
Various fundraising activities, trunk shows, custom designs.

2010-present

Philadelphia Photo Arts Center, Philadelphia PA
Designed a fundraising bracelet, ‘The History of Photography’ fabricated with PPAC’s new 3D printing capabilities, 2015
Hosted a fund/friendraising event, 2015

Print Center, Philadelphia PA
Hosted a benefit dinner, 2014

Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia PA
Co-founder Leadership Circle, 2000-2012;
Undergraduate Student Representative on Board 1981-1983

Philadelphia Art Alliance
Board Member, 1986-1990