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artist , educator

James Piskoti, American artist, educator. Recipient First Place Cash award, California State Fair, 1983, 3rd Place Cash award, Northern California Regional Print Competition, Palo Alto, 1984, Jurors award, University Michigan School Art, Ann Arbor, 1984, Purchase award, Minot State College, North Dakota, 1985; grantee, California State College, 1973-1975, 1977-1978. Member of Los Angeles Printmaking Society, California Society Printmakers.

Background

Piskoti, James was born on July 5, 1944 in Logan, West Virginia, United States. Son of Charles and Mary (Bokkon) Piskoti.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Design, University of Michigan, 1967. Master of Fine Arts, Yale University, 1969.

Career

Professor art California State College Stanislaus, Turlock, California, 1969^. One man shows include Djurovich Gallery, Sacramento, 1986, Slusser Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1985. Exhibited group shows including Flint (Michigan) Annual, 1964, 65, 67, Detroit Institute Arts, 1965, 66, 70, Grand Rapids Art Museum, 1967, State University of New York, New Paltz, 1968, Flint Junior College, 1968, Concert Gallery, Flint, 1968, Alpha Gallery, Boston, 1969, Otis The Art Institute of Chicago of Los Angeles County, 1969, California StateColl.

Stanislaus Gallery, 1970, San Francisco Museum Art, 1971, Yale School Art and Architecture, 1972, Haggin Museum, 1972, Olive Hyde Art Center, 1972, John Bolles Gallery, 1973, Palo Alto Art Center, 1974, Appalachian State University, 1975, Oakland Museum Art, Santa Barbara Museum, 1975, E. B. Crocker Art Gallery, 1976, U. Pacific, 1976, California State Fair Art Exhibition,1977, Provincetown Art Association Competition, 1977, California State University, 1978, Texas Tech U., 1978, University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, 1979, Dulin Gallery Art, Knoxville, 1979, California Polytechnic Institute, 1979, Decordova Museum, 1979-1980, Art Space Gallery, 1982, Cerritos College Gallery, 1982, Brand Library Art Galleries, 1983, San Jose Institute Contemporary Art, 1983, California State Fair, 1983, Richmond (California) Art Center, 1983, Pinnacle Gallery, Rochester, New York, 1984, Manhattan (Kansas) National Print, 1985, Haggin Museum, Stockton, California, 1985, 96, University City Arts League, Philadelphia, 1985, Thomas Center Gallery, Gainsville, Florida, 1987, Pence Gallery, Davis, California, 1994, Triton Museum Art, Santa Clara, California, 1994, Fresno City Art Space Gallery, Fresno City (California) College, 1995, Rutgers University, Camden, New Jersey, 1996, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, California, 1996, international print competition, Cracow, Poland, 1997, others.

Works

Membership

Member of Los Angeles Printmaking Society, California Society Printmakers.

Connections

Married Carol Lee, June 16, 1984.

father:
Charles Piskoti

mother:
Mary (Bokkon) Piskoti

spouse:
Carol Lee