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John Ewing Duff, American sculptor. Recipient Theodoren award Guggenheim Museum, 1977, award American Academy and Institute Arts and Letters, 1981, John Simon Guggenheim fellowship, 1979-1980, Brandeis University Creative Arts award Citation in Sculpture, 1987.


Duff, John Ewing was born on December 2, 1943 in Lafayette, Indiana, United States. Son of John Ewing and Ruth (Miller) Duff.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, San Francisco The Art Institute of Chicago, 1967.


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    • One man shows include: Margo Leavin Gallery, Los Angeles, 1981, Blum-Helman Gallery, New York City, 1985-1990, Los Angeles, 1987, 91, San Jose (California) Museum Art, 1991, Gallery 57, Madrid, 1992, Salama Caro Gallery, London, 1992, David McKee Gallery, 1995, Johnson County Community College Gallery Art, 1995, Knoedler Gallery, New York City, 1997, 2001, 04, Hill Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, 1999, Brantley Gallery, Scottsdale, Arizona, 1999, Ingred Rabb Gallery, Berlin, 1999, Manfred Baumgartner Gallery, New York City 2001 (recent work), Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, North Carolina, 2005, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, University of Arts, Philadelphia, 2006. Two-person show at Hill Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, 1996. Group exhibitions include Whitney Museum, New York City, 1969, 81, David Whitney Gallery, New York City, 1970, 71, Irving Blum Gallery, Los Angeles, 1972, John Bernard Meyers Gallery, New York City, 1972, 73, Willard Gallery, New York City, 1975-1978, Whitney Museum Equitable Center, 1987, The Edward R. Broida Collection, Orlando Museum of Art, 1998, Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, 2000, American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, 2002.

      Represented in public collections Kaiser Wilhelm Museum, Krefeld, Federal Republic Germany, Museum Modern Art, New York City, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Metropolitan Museum Art, New York City, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York City, Los Angeles Museum Contemporary Art, Museum Contemporary Art, Chgo. Group show: Spanierman Gallery, New York City, 2008, Robert Miller Gallery, 2008, Lesley Heller Gallery (with Ronl Gorchov & Alain Kirilly), New York City, 2009, David Nolan Gallery, 2010.


John Ewing Duff

Ruth (Miller) Duff