CURRICULUM VITAE


EDUCATION

2005 Workshop at Gibbes Museum of Art with artist William Dunlap

2005    Workshop at Gibbes Museum of Art with artist Brian Rutenberg

1999 College of Charleston, B.A. in Studio Art


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017 Wade In The Water: immersive, multimedia, participatory, locative audio installation in a 16,000 sq/ft former roller rink.  Custom designed app.  Produced in conjunction with Enough Pie, Charleston SC

2017 Duckworth Solo Show, REDUX Contemporary Art Center, Charleston SC

2016 99 Problems (but a print ain’t one) (Group Show), The Southern, Charleston, SC

Duckworth (solo show) at The Wedge Gallery, Asheville, NC

2015 AWAKE: The Buddha Chapel, The Gallery at Vendue, Charleston, SC

2014 AWAKE: The City Gallery at Waterfront Park, Charleston, SC

This is the Tunes and Whispered, cueB Gallery, London, UK

Curated by NoLIta, New York, NY

Social and Politically Engaged Art, FL3TCH3R Juried Exhibit, Reece Museum, Johnson City TN

2013 DECADE, Michael Mitchell Gallery, Charleston SC

Awake Performance, Threshold Theatre, Charleston SC

Awakening, 1600 Meeting Street, Charleston SC

ArtFields, The Ragsdale Old Building, Lake City SC

2012 Go South (Group Show), Young Blood Gallery, Atlanta GA

2011 Fortunate (Group Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC

The Postcard Show (Group Show), Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Charleston SC

Atlanta Celebrates Photography (Group Show), The Hagedorn Foundation Gallery,

Atlanta GA

Southern Landscapes (Group Show), The Hagedorn Foundation Gallery, Atlanta GA

2010 Black vs. White (Group Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC         

2009 Art Basel, Holly Hunt Showroom, Miami,FL

Fluid (Solo Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC

Opening Exhibition (Group Show), The Hagedorn Foundation Gallery, Atlanta GA

2008 Art Basel, Holly Hunt Showroom, Miami FL

Duckworth:  New Work (Solo Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC

Duckworth (Solo Show), Jennifer Hunt Gallery, Birmingham AL

 Icons and Abstracts (Solo Show), Grand Bohemian Gallery, Savannah GA

Still Time (Group Show), The Brick Gallery, Clarksville MS

Landscape Abstracts (Solo Show), Artizom, Kiawah Island SC

1x3 Ratio (Group Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC        

2007 Discover the Next Southern Art Star (Group Show), Grand Bohemian Gallery, Savannah GA

          The Other Side (Group Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC

Small Works (Group Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC

        Southern Photographers (Group Show), Jennifer Hunt Gallery, Birmingham AL

        Duckworth: New Work (Solo Show), Fogle Fine Art, Jacksonville FL

        Marshes and Trees (Group Show), Grand Bohemian Gallery, Savannah GA

        Woman’s Image (Group Show), Grand Bohemian Gallery, Savannah GA                

2006 Urban Journey (Solo Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC        

Art Basel, Holly Hunt Showroom, Miami FL

Duckworth (Solo Show), AEC, Orlando Museum of Art, FL

Landscape Abstracts (Solo Show), Grand Bohemian Gallery, Savannah GA

2005    Small Works (Group Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC

Landscape Abstracts (Solo Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC

Duckworth (Solo Show), Cassique Club, Kiawah Island SC

2004 The Head Show (Group Show), Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Charleston SC

           Horizon Lines (Group Show), Gibbes Museum of Art, Charleston SC

Grand Opening (Group Show), Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC

Alumni Exhibition (Group Show), Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Charleston, SC

Light it Up (Group Show), fundraiser for nonprofit theater, Charleston SC

Piccolo Spoleto Juried Art Show (Group Show), Charleston SC

2003    Yo What Happened to Peace (Group Show - travelling), Los Angeles, Chicago, Tokyo,

Milan, Reykjavik, Washington DC, Charleston, Brooklyn, Cambridge, San Francisco, others

The 13th Hour (Group Show), Participant in multimedia event in conjunction with  Piccolo Spoleto, Charleston, SC (sponsored by Red Bull).

NY to Charleston (Group Show), Charleston SC

2002 The Great Art Caper (Group Show), curator and participant in multimedia event in conjunction with Piccolo Spoleto, Charleston SC

Piccolo Spoleto Juried Art Show (Group Show), Charleston SC

Journey (Solo Show), McCrady’s Wine Bar, Charleston SC

2001 The Entropy Show (Group Show), curator and participant in multimedia event in conjunction with Piccolo Spoleto, Charleston SC

Piccolo Spoleto Juried Art Show (Group Show), Charleston SC

Transition (Group Show), Gallery Eleven-Eleven, Charleston SC

2000 In the Shadow of the Flag (Group Show: including Jasper Johns, Betye Saar, Faith Ringgold, Juan Logan), Tippy Stern Fine Art, Charleston SC

Open Shutter, curated and exhibited in a group photography show, Artizom, Charleston SC

Piccolo Spoleto Juried Art Show (Group Show), Charleston SC

Spreading the Difference (Group Multimedia Performance Installation), First Night Festival, Charleston SC

Duckworth (Solo Show), Artizom Gallery, Charleston SC                        

1999    Young Contemporaries (Group Show), Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art,  

Charleston SC

1536 Hutton Place (Solo Show), Greyscale Fine Art, Charleston SC

Piccolo Spoleto Juried Art Show (Group Show), Charleston SC        

1998 Young Contemporaries (Group Show), Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art,

Charleston SC


 

FILMS

 

2016 Viewer Fatigue, video to accompany artwork for exhibition at The Southern

2014 Awake film for the AWAKE exhibition at The City Gallery at Waterfront Park

2013 Lay Down Your Weapons video for Duncan Sheik’s single

2011 A Day in the Life: Artist John Duckworth:  Charleston Int. Film Festival, Peachtree

Int. Film Festival

2008 Art Moves Jazz II:  Charleston Music Hall.  Live performance with original score by

jazz musician Quentin Baxter (60 min).

2007 Serenade for Strings:  Charleston Symphony Orchestra Film Project, SC. Winner,

juried film exhibition (15 min).

2006 Urban Journey:  Robert Lange Studios, Charleston SC (55 min).

2006 The Untuning of the Skies:  Charleston Symphony Orchestra Film Project, SC. Winner

of juried film exhibition (15 min).

2005 Word Clash:  film directed by Kevin Harrison and sponsored by Red Bull. Winner Best

Short Documentary, New York Film Festival, New York, NY (60 min).

2005 Art Moves Jazz:  Charleston Music Hall. Live performance with jazz musicians

Quentin Baxter, Kebbi Williams and Delbert Felix (60 min).

 

AWARDS

 

2015 City Paper Critics Choice “Best Exhibition 2014”

2013 Selected as ‘One of a Kind’ by Charlie Magazine

2012 Selected as one of Charleston’s 50 Most Progressive people by Charlie Magazine

2011 Documentary Film “A Day in the Life: Artist John Duckworth” accepted into both the

Charleston International Film Festival and The Peachtree International Film Festival

2007 Charleston Symphony Orchestra Film Project, “Grand Prize”

2006 Charleston Symphony Orchestra Film Project, “Grand Prize”

2005    New York Documentary Film Festival, “Best Short Documentary” for work on Word

Clash directed by Kevin Harrison

2004 Photographer’s Forum, “Best of Photography Annual”

2000 College of Charleston, “Laura M. Bragg Memorial Award”

2000 Photographer’s Forum, “Best of Photography Annual”

1999 Photographer’s Forum, “Best of Photography Annual”


 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2014 Art Mag, Fall/Winter, 2014, Visual Artist Feature Profile

Charleston Post & Courier

2012 Art Mag, Fall/Winter 2012, Cover and Visual Artist Feature Profile

2010 Studio Visit, Spring 2010

2009    American Art Collector #44, Picture Perfect

2008    New American Paintings #76, chosen by Peter Boswell, Curator of Miami Art Museum

2007 The Hungry Detective, The Food Network, artwork included on show

Army Wives, Lifetime TV, artwork included on series

The Washington Post, mentioned artwork in article about FIG.

2004    Best of Photography Annual 2004, Honorable Mention - Nikon/Photographer's Forum

Bon Apetit

Charleston BarFly

2003    Wine Spectator

Charleston BarFly

2000 Best of Photography Annual 2000 - Nikon / Photographer's Forum

1999 Best of Photography Annual 1999 - Nikon / Photographer's Forum

Photographer's Forum - Nominated for 'portfolio section' 1999

Best of College Photography Annual 1999 - Nikon /

Photographer's Forum

Miscellany Magazine

1998    Miscellany Magazine

Around the Cistern magazine

 

 

LECTURES, TEACHING, COMMUNITY WORK

 

2015 Spring Island Artist Residency:  lecture, and performance piece

2011 Kiawah Photography Club:  lecture / discussion

2005 Charleston Center for Photography:  lecture / discussion

        Gibbes Museum:  workshop on Color Theory

2003 Works by Warhol: From the Cochran Collection - museum lecture at the Gibbes

Museum

2000 Natural Impressions: The Gibbes Museum, donated framing for youth exhibition