Bruce in Studio 1

Bruce in Studio 2

Bruce in Studio 3

Bruce in Studio 4

  GENERAL CHRONOLOGY

1942Born in Utica, NY / Raised on Long Island, New York
1964B.S. - Art Education / SUNY at New Paltz
1964-1986Public School Art Teacher / L.I., New York & New Hampshire
1971M.F.A. - Sculpture / Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY / Thesis Topic: Symbiotic Sculpture: Synthesis of Technological & Biomorphic Form
1972Moved to Keene, NH
1980Founded Gemini Graphics, Inc. a commercial screenprinting company in Keene, NH. specializing in Textile, Industrial & Fine Art Serigraphy.
1982Adjunct Lecturer in Sculpture, 3-D Design and Drawing / Keene State College, NH, Fine Arts Department
1999Moved to Walpole, NH
1989-1994Adjunct Professor teaching 2-D Design, Drawing, and Life Drawing / Keene State College
1994-2008Coordinator of Packaging Graphics / Smiths Medical ASD, Inc., Keene, NH
2003-2004Completed studio construction in Walpole, NH
2008-PresentRetired from Smiths Medical to pursue professional art career.

  SELECTED EXHIBITIONS:

2017 "Biennial Regional Jurors Choice Exhibition"
Thorne-Sagendorph Gallery, Keene State College, Keene, NH
2017 "Bruce Blanchette - Breaking New Ground / Modularities"
Christine Price Gallery, Castleton University, VT
2015 "Juried Summer Exhibition"
AVA Gallery & Art Center, Lebanon, NH
2014 "The Founder's Collection Exhibition"
Vermont Institute of Contemporary Arts, Chester, VT
2014 "Landscape Today and Tomorrow"
Bertha V.B. Lederer Gallery , SUNY Geneseo, NY
2013 "No Illusions"
Two person Exhibition, STUDIO 8, Walpole, NH
2013 "Bruce Blanchette-The Image and The Word"
Carroll House Gallery, Keene, NH
2013 "This Is Water"
Group Exhibition, Vermont Institute of Contemporary Arts, Chester, VT
2012 "I'm In"
Arts Group Exhibition, Colonial Corner Gallery, Keene, NH
2011 "Friends & Family Invitational"
Carroll House Gallery, Keene State College, Keene, NH
2010 "Passionate Pursuits"
Thorne-Sagendorph Gallery, Keene State College, Keene, NH
2010 "Bruce Blanchette-An Eclectic Experience"
Quigley Gallery, Clarke University, Dubuque, IA
1993 "Eighth New Hampshire Arts Biennial"
Manchester Institute of Arts & Sciences, Manchester, NH
1993 "Hospice Benefit Exhibition"
Artisan's Gallery, Dublin, NH
1993 "58th Annual National Exhibition"
Cooperstown Art Association, Cooperstown, NY
1990 "KSC Art Faculty Exhibit"
Thorne-Sagendorph Gallery, Keene State College, Keene, NH
1989 "KSC Art Faculty Exhibit"
Thorne-Sagendorph Gallery, Keene State College, Keene, NH
1985 "Visions of War and Peace"
Arts Center on Brickyard Pond, Keene State College, Keene, NH
1977 "New Hampshire Art Educators Exhibition"
Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH
1972 "2nd Annual Art Invitational"
New York Institute of Technology, Long Island, NY
1971 "Westchester Art Society Painting & Sculpture Show"
Tarrytown, NY
1971 "Blanchette Plugs In"
Pratt Institute Gallery, Brooklyn, NY