Biography


Selected Museum & Public Collections


  • Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio
  • Arvida / J M B Corporation, Boca Raton, Florida
  • Bank of America, Stuart, FL & Miami, Florida
  • Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, Florida
  • Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Milwaukee, WI and Baltimore, Maryland
  • Boca Raton Museum of Art, Florida
  • Bridgewater State University, Massachusetts
  • Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
  • Cabot, Cabot & Forbes, Cambridge, Massachusetts
  • Cape Ann Museum, Gloucester, Massachusetts
  • Centenary College of Louisiana, Shreveport, Louisiana
  • Charles R. Wood Theater, Glens Falls, New York
  • Civic League Rose Garden, San Angelo, Texas
  • The Colony Group, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Columbus Museum of Art, Ohio
  • Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire
  • The Dalad Group, Independence, Ohio
  • DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, Massachusetts
  • Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York
  • Federal Reserve Bank, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Glaxo Pharmaceuticals, Uxbridge, England
  • Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
  • Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Geneva, New York
  • The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, New York
  • L.C. Bates Museum, Hinckley, Maine
  • Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida
  • McGladrey Co, Charlestown, Massachusetts
  • Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Milwaukee Art Museum, Wisconsin
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts
  • Museum of Nebraska Art, Kearney, Nebraska
  • Newark Museum, New Jersey
  • Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida
  • Northfield Mount Hermon School, Massachusetts
  • NSU Art Museum Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Oklahoma City Museum of Art, Oklahoma
  • Olen Properties, Newport Beach, California
  • Omaha Airport Authority, Nebraska
  • Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts
  • Peoria Riverfront Museum, Illinois
  • Portland Museum of Art, Maine
  • Provincetown Art Association & Museum, Massachusetts
  • Rockport Art Association, Massachusetts
  • San Angelo Museum of Fine Arts, Texas
  • Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
  • Southwest Florida International Airport, Fort Myers, Florida
  • Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, D.C.
  • Stanhope PLC for Stockley Park, London, England
  • Steelcase Corporation, Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Tampa Museum of Art, Florida
  • Temple Emanu-El, Miami Beach, Florida
  • The Society for the Four Arts, Palm Beach, Florida
  • University of Nebraska, Kearney, Nebraska
  • University of Richmond, Virginia
  • University of St. Thomas, St. Paul, Minnesota
  • Wells Fargo Bank, Palm Beach, Florida

  • Selected Exhibitions



    Selected Publications


    • John Raimondi: Drawing to Sculpture, George F. Thompson Publishing, 2016
    • Marx, Linda "Art Speaks" Aventura - April 2016
    • Dinerman, Barbara “Soaring Gestures” Art & Antiques - Cover Story, October 2002
    • John Raimondi: Sculptor, Hudson Hills Press, 1999
    • "Dance of the Cranes" Public Broadcasting System; 1-hour documentary film produced by Nebraska Educational Television; 1989
    • Kuralt, Charles Dateline America, Harcourt Brace Jovanvich, New York, 1979.
    • Esquire “America’s New Leadership Class” December 1985
    • Janovy, John Jr. “Erma’s Desire” Chapter 1 of Back to Keith County, St. Martins Press, NY. 1981
    • N.E.A. Documentary film made by Guggenheim Productions of residency at Quincy, Massachusetts Vocational Technical School; receiver of New York Film Festival Award 1974
    • Rand, Harry "Notes and Conversation: John Raimondi"
    • ARTS Magazine - Cover Story, April 1983
    • Redstone, Louis Public Art - New Directions McGraw Hill, New York, 1981

    Selected Awards and Grants


    • Gubernatorial Appointment, Massachusetts Council on the Arts and Humanities
    • MacDowell Colony Fellow, Peterborough New Hampshire
    • Grant Award through Levi-Strauss Foundation, Texas Commission on the Arts, National Endowment for the Arts and patrons for the Civic League Rose Garden, San Angelo, Texas

    Selected Visiting Artist and Artist in Residence


    • ARTNews World Art Market Conference, New York
    • Baxter School for the Deaf, Mackworth Island,Maine
    • Boston City Hall (sponsored by Institute of Contemporary Art)
    • Columbia University, Provincetown Art Association & Museum(PAAM), Provincetown, Massacusetts

    •     Boston City Hall (sponsored by Institute ofContemporary Art)
    •     Columbia University, New York
    •     Cumberland County Jail, Portland, Maine
    •     Guild Hall – East Hampton Artist Alliance, EastHampton, New York
    •     Harvard University, Cambridge, Massacusetts
    •     Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle,Maine
    •     Hobart & William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NewYork
    •     Howard University, Washington, D.C.
    •     Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston,Massacusetts
    •     Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, Nebraska
    •     Kent State University, Ohio
    •     Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge,Louisiana
    •     Maine College of Art, Portland, Maine
    •     Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts
    •     National Endowment for the Arts, Washington D.C.
    •     New England State Council on Art &Humanities, Boston, Massacusetts
    •     Notre Dame University, South Bend, Indiana
    •     Philips Exeter Academy, Exeter, New Hampshire
    •     Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center,Provincetown, Massacusetts
    •     Sheldon Memorial Art Museum, Lincoln, Nebraska
    •     Skidmore College, Saratoga, New York
    •     University of Massachusetts, Amherst,Massacusetts
    •     University of Nebraska, Kearney, Nebraska


    Selected Monumental Sculpture


    • Broncos 2014 (5' tall) Bronze, Private Collection, East Hampton, New York
    • Sitting Bull 2011 (48" tall) Bronze, Artist's Collections, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Silverstar 2011 (12' tall) Stainless Steel, Artist's Collections, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Cochise 2010 (51" tall) Bronze, Artist's Collections, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Crazy Horse 2010 (49" tall) Bronze, Artist's Collections, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Geronmio 2007 (52" tall) Bronze, Artist's Collections, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Thunderhead 2003 (72" tall) Cor-ten Steel, Artist's Collections, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Coyote 2002 (25' tall) Cor-ten Steel, Artist's Collections,Gloucester, Massachusetts
    • Miles 2002 (9' tall) Bronze, Private Collection, Lost Tree Club, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Bessie 2001 (52" tall) Bronze, Private Collection, Delray Beach, Florida 
    • Bird 2000 (7' tall) Bronze, Private Collection, Mirasol Country Club, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Trane 1999 (10' tall) Bronze, Private Collection, Old Palm Golf Club, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Billie 1999 (11’ tall) Bronze, Artist Collection, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Chet 1998 (12’ tall) Bronze, Artist Collection, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Journeys 1997/2005 (9’ tall x 20’ x 12’) Bronze, The Benjamin Schools, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Tigris 1995 (12’ tall) Bronze, Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Sarah 1993 (9’ tall x 5’ x 2'6") Bronze, Boulder, Colorado
    • Bravo 1992 (28’ tall x 28' x 12’) Bronze, University of Richmond, Virginia
    • Grace 1992/2006 (34’ tall) Stainless Steel, Private Collection, Snowmass, Colorado
    • Abaris 1992 (9' tall x 3' x 1') Bronze, Artist Collection, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
    • Eurus 1990 (17’ tall) Bronze, International Sculpture Competition, Hagenbrunn, Austria
    • Athleta 1990 (29' tall x 20’ x 12’) Bronze, National competition for University of Nebraska, Kearney, Nebraska
    • Artorius 1989 (41' tall) Cor-ten steel, Stanhope PLC for Stockley Park, London, England
    • Spirit Ascending 1988 (39' tall) Bronze, Palm Beach Opera,West Palm Beach, Florida
    • Dance of the Cranes 1988 (60' tall x 33' x 15') Bronze, National competition for Omaha Airport Authority, Omaha, Nebraska
    • Dian 1987 (26’6" tall x 7’3” x 6’6") Stainless Steel, Admiralty Properties Ltd., Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
    • Lupus 1985 (40' tall x 8’x 7’) Cor-ten Steel, Cabot, Cabot & Forbes for Lotus Development Corp., Cambridge, Massachusetts
    • Cherubim 1985 (Each 16' across) Bronze wall reliefs, Temple Emanu-El, Miami Beach, Florida
    • Ariel 1984 (18' tall x 9’ x 9’) Suspended aluminum sculpture, The Dalad Group for The Spectrum Building, Cleveland, Ohio
    • Aquila 1981 (38' tall x 78' x 22') Bronze, Lincoln Property Company for Barnett Tower (BOA Financial Center), Miami, Florida
    • Zephyrus 1980 (11' tall x 22' x 9') Cor-ten Steel, Private commission, Nantucket Island, Massachusetts
    • Ran 1979 (28' Tall x 42' x 16') Cor-Ten Steel, Civic League Rose Garden, San Angelo, Texas
    • Evelyn 1978 (7' tall) Cor-ten Steel, Burlington, Massachusetts
    • Peter John 1977 (36' tall x 44' x 18’) Cor-ten Steel, National competition for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
    • Erma’s Desire 1976 (26' tall x 47' x 33') Cor-ten Steel, National competition funded in part by the National Endowment for the Arts, Grand Island, Nebraska
    • Michael 1974 (18' tall) Cor-ten Steel, Portland, Maine
    • JAT 1973 (30’ tall) Cor-ten Steel, Collection of Butler Institute of American Art, Warren, Ohio
    • Stephen’s Summer 1973 (16' tall x 50' wide) Cor-ten Steel, Collection of University of St. Thomas, St Paul, Minnesota
    • Nod 1972 (20' tall) Cor-ten Steel, Bridgewater State College, Massachusetts
    • David 1972 (20' tall) Cor-ten Steel, Northfield Mount Herman School, Massachusetts
    • Christopher 1971 (16' tall) Cor-ten Steel, L.C. Bates Museum, Hinckley, Maine
    • Cage 1971 (18’ tall x 26' x 4’) Cor-ten Steel, Collection of University of St. Thomas, St Paul, Minnesota
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