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critic , sculptor , critic ( art: visiting)sculptor

Joseph Anthony McDonnell, American Sculptor, critic ( art: visiting)sculptor, critic. Recipient awardas artist improving environment, Housing and Urban Development, 1972. Member Sculptors Guild.


McDonnell, Joseph Anthony was born on October 20, 1936 in Detroit, Michigan, United States. Son of William Francis and Virginia (Kirchner) McDonnell.


Bachelor of Fine Arts, University Notre Dame, 1958. Master of Fine Arts, University Notre Dame, 1959. Postgraduate, Accademia Belli Arte, Florence, Italy, 1961.


Faculty College New Rochelle, New York, 1982-1983. Associate editor, critic Art World, New York City, since 1984.


  • Other Work

    • Sculptor fountain: Homage to Great Lakes, Milwaukee Public Museum, 1965, Solar Disc II, 1984, Tallyrand buildings, Tarrytown, New York, Stele I, Irving, Texas, 1983, Breaking Away, University Washington Campus, 2000. Exhibitions: Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, 1993-1995, Maxwell Davidson Gallery, New York, 1994-1998, Nardin Gallery, New York, 1997, Foster/White Gallery, Seattle, 2001. Collections: Snite Museum University Notre Dame, Museum Permian Basin, Midland, Texas, University Michigan Museum, Dearborn, Bruce Museum, Stamford, Connecticut.


Member Sculptors Guid, Century Associates Club.


Children: Elizabeth Drew, Julia, Elena, Sophia.

William Francis McDonnell

Virginia (Kirchner) McDonnell

Elizabeth Drew McDonnell

Julia McDonnell

Elena McDonnell

Sophia McDonnell