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Jay Clifford, American artist. Recipient Juror's award Cape Cod Art Association, 1993, Copley Society, 1995, Providence Art Club, 1995, Connecticut Academy Fine Arts, 1996, Outstanding Merit award Art Center Northern New Jersey, 1999, National Art League Merit award, 2000, Purchase award, 2001, Americans 2000 award Minot State University, North Dakota, 2001, Merit award 6A6X 35 National Exhibition, 2001.

Background

Clifford, Jay was born on September 22, 1954 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States. Son of James L. and Lois (Brown) Clifford.

Education

Student, Worcester Art Museum School, 1990;student, Boston Museum School, 1979;student, Boston Museum SchoolBachelor in English, Connecticut College, 1998;postgraduate, Massachusetts College Art.

Career

Residential counselor CASCAP, Inc., Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1998—2002. Case worker Devereaux School, Rutland, 1988-1998, Cerebral Palsy of Massachusetts, since 2002. Residential counselor Rehabilitative Resources, Inc., Sturbridge, Massachusetts, since 2003.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One man shows include AS 220, Providence, Rhode Island, 1995, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, 1995, Anna Maria College, Paxton, Massachusetts, 1997, Copley Society, Boston, 1997, San Francisco State University, 1998, Quansigamond Community College, Worcester, 1998, Tabor Academy, Marion, Massachusetts, 1999, Fletcher/Priest Gallery, Worcester, 2001, Arts Worcester, Massachusetts, 2004. Exhibited in group shows at Artworks Gallery, Hartford, 1992, 96, Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, Connecticut, 1992, 93, Arts Worcester, 1993, 95, 2004, Hera Gallery, Wakefield, Rhode Island, 1993, National Arts Club, New York City, 1994, 95, Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts, 1994, Contemporary Artist Center, North Adams, Massachusetts, 1994, Copely Society, Boston, 1994, 95, 97-2001, 2003-2004, Northeast Missouri State University, 1995, Springfield (Massachusetts) Art Museum, 1995, Brown University Sarah Doyle Gallery, 1995, Providence Art Club, 1995, Fitchburg (Massachusetts) Art Museum, 1992-1995, 99, Concord (Massachusetts) Art Association, 1995, Pleides Gallery, New York City, 1995, 98, Ward-Nasse Gallery, New York City, 1995, Central Missouri State University, 1996, Ceres Gallery, New York City, 1996, University Hartford, 1996, Eastern Connecticut State University, 1996, Faber Birren National Color Show, Stamford, 1994, 96, 97, 2000, Chuck Levitan Gallery, New York City, 1996, 97, Viridian Artists, New York City, 1997, Gallery 84, New York City, 1997, Judi Rotenberg Gallery, Boston, 1998, Truman State University, 1998, Nebraska Wesleyan University, 1998, 2000, Lamar University, Texas, 1998, 2000, 2001, No Bias Gallery, North Benington, Vermont, 1998, Barrett House Galleries, Poughkeepsie, New York, 1998, Massachusetts College Art, Boston, 1998, 99, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, Heywood Gallery, Worcester, Massachusetts, 1998-2001, Worcester Community Foundation, 1999, Art Center Northern New Jersey, 1999, Nexus Gallery, New York City, 1999, 2000, Aljira Center Contemporary Art, Newark, 1999, Memorial Hall Center Arts, Wilmington, Vermont, 1999, Artworks 2000, 2002, New Bedford, Massachusetts, 1999, Nassau Community College, 1999, Rogue Community College, Grants Pass, Oregon, 1999, Cambridge Art Association, 1999-2003, Harper College, Palatine, Illinois, 2000, Rutgers University, 1999, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, Connecticut, 2000, Attleboro Museum, Massachusetts, 2000, Fletcher/Priest Gallery, Worcester, 2000, 2001, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, 2000, National Art League, New York, 2000, Boston City Hall, 2000, Florida State University Museum Fine Arts, 2000, Center Visual Arts, Wausau, Wisconsin, 2001, Pittsburg State University, Kansas, 2001, Palm Springs Desert Museum, 2001, Shippenburg University, Penn., 2001, Galesburg Civic Art Center, Illinois, 2001, Masur Museum Art, Monroe, Louisiana, 2001, Harrisburg Pennsylvania Art Association, 2001, Gallery on the Green, Canton, Connecticut, 2001, Proviencetown Art Association and Museum, Proviencetown, Massachusetts, 2001, Nicolet College, 2001, Minot State University, 2001, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, 2001, 2002, Berkeley Art Association, 2001, Clark University Train & Arts Center, Worcester, Massachusetts, 2003, Worcester Artist's Group, 2005, 06.

Membership

Member Copley Society, Connecticut Academy Fine Arts, Arts Worcester, Heywood Galley.

Connections

father:
James L. Clifford

mother:
Lois (Brown) Clifford