Roger Halligan 2022
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1977 University of Georgia, MFA in Studio Arts

1970 Le Moyne College, Syracuse, NY, BA in Economics


COLLECTIONS (selected)

Jule Collins Smith Museum, Auburn University, Auburn, AL

Sculpture Fields at Montague Park, Chattanooga, TN

City of North Charleston, SC

North Georgia University, Dahlonega, GA

William King Museum, Abingdon, VA

City of Johnson City, TN

Maitland Art Center, Maitland, FL

Weatherspoon Museum, UNC Greensboro, Greensboro, NC

Pinnacle Bank, Nashville, TN

Rock City, Lookout Mountain, GA

Edwin Hotel, Chattanooga, TN

North Carolina Zoological Park, Asheboro, NC

City of Chattanooga, TN Public Art Collection, Riverwalk Park

City of Raleigh, NC, Moore Square

Public Art Gallery, City of Carrboro, NC

UNC-Asheville, Kellog Center, Hendersonville, NC

North Carolina Center for the Advancement of Teaching, Cullowhee, NC

Dr. James B. Congleton III Sculpture Collection, Craven County Community College, New Bern, NC


EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2022 - Fragmentary Dimensions - Painting and Sculpture from Chenoweth . Halligan Studios, Blowing Rock Art & History Museum, Curated by Ian                    Gabriel Wilson

2022 - Pee Dee Regional Art Competition - Waters Gallery /Florence County Museum, Florence, SC, Claudio O'steen, Juror

2021 - Chronic Rationalizations - One person exhibition / Waters Gallery, Florence County Musesum, Florence, SC Curated by Stephen Motte.

2021 - Pee Dee Regional Art Competition - Florence County Museum/ Waters Gallery, Florence, SC, Margaret Curtis - Juror. 

2020 - Pause / Connect - TRAX Visual ART Center,  Lake City, SC. Sandra Cook - Curator.

2020 - Small Works 2020 - Francis Marion University Place Galllery, Florence, SC

2020 - ARTFIELDS - Lake City, SC ( due to oronovirus this exhibtion is on line only )

2019 - Bob Bechtol & Roger Halligan -  Arts Company, Nashville, TN

2019 - ARTFIELDS - Lake City, SC

2018 - National Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition, North Charleston, SC. Lilly Wei - juror.

2018 - AIPP Exhibtion - Dogwood Arts Festival, Knoxville, TN.  Juston Rabideau -juror. 2nd Place Prize.

2017 - Hopeful Frangments - Works by Jan Chenowet and Roger Halligan, Robert N. Moore Gallery, O'More College of Design, Franklin, TN

2017 - MSA Select Exhibiton - Association for Visual Arts, Chattanooga, TN

2017 - Hopeful Fragments - Roger Halligan & Jan Chenoweth, The Arts Company Gallery, Nashville, TN/

2016 - MSA Select. Gallery 72, Atlanta, GA,  Kate Creason, juror.

2015 - Indoor Pro A Mid South Sculpture Alliance juried exhibition.  Joseph Becherer, juror.  Ernest G, Welch School   

                 of Art and Design, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA.

2014 - New Works for the Wall - Lee Hansley Gallery, Raleigh, NC

2014 - Boundaries, Warnings and Lies - Roger Halligan, Shane Darwent , Aaron Cowan. Tanner Hill  Gallery,  

               Chattanooga, TN. Curated by Ashley Hamilton

2013 - Influences and Aftermath, Jan Chenwethand Roger Halligan, Indigo Sky Gallery, Savannah, GA.

2012 - New Work - Front Gallery,  Chenoweth .Halligan Studios, Chattanooga, TN

2010 - Front Gallery Inaugural Exhibition, Chenoweth . Halligan Studios, 1899 Rossville Ave., Ste 1, Chattanooga, TN

2008 - Roger Halligan & Bernard Martin, Lee Hansley Gallery, Raleigh, NC

2007 - Giving Back - 2 person exhibition with Jan Chenoweth, Moring Gallery, Randolph Arts Guild, Asheboro, NC

2004 - The Artwork of Roger Halligna & Jason Craighead, Gallery 208, Fayeltteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC

2003 - Two Oaks Studio: Jan Chenoweth & Roger Halligan, Maitland Arts Center, Maitland, FL

2003 - Cementing A Relatinaship, Two person exhibtion with Jan Chenoweth, Irene Cullis Gallery,

                Greensboro College, Greensboro, NC

2002 - Cement Drawings, CCB Gallery, Durham Arts Council, Durham, NC

2001 - Rock, Paper, Scissors, Wilkes Art Gallery, N. Wilkesboro, NC

2000 - Jan Chenoweth, Roger Halligan, Weizenblatt Gallery, Mars Hill College, Mars Hill, NC

2000 - Roger Halligan, solo outdoor exhibition, Hodges Taylor Gallery, Trans America Plaza, Charlotte, NC

2000 - RH2, exhbition with Ross Holt, Moring Gallery, Asheboro, NC

1998 - Roger Halligan,  Elon College, Elon College, NC

1997 - Roger Halligan & Betty Clark, Simms Art Cneter, Brevard College, Brevard, NC

1996 - Harriet G. Cauldwell & Roger Halligan, Artspace, Raleigh, NC

1994 - Cement Drawings, Lee Hansley Gallery, Raleigh, NC

1992 - Davidson County Art Guild, Lexington, NC

1985 - Four Artists, Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, NC

1985 - Roger Halligan, Waterworks Gallery, Salisbury, NC

1977 - Roger Halligan: Graduate Thesis Exhibition, Institute of Ecology, Univiersity of Georgia, Athens, GA




2021 -22 - Artfiels Outdoor Public Art Commpetition - Lake City, SC

2021 -22  - National Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition - North Charleston, SC  - Daniel Beck -Juror.

2019 -2020 - Out of the Box Exhibition - Auburn University, Aubrun, AL. Patrick Dougherty - Juror

2018 -19 - National Outdoor Sculpture Competition and Exhibition, North Charleston, SC. Lilly Wei - Juror

2018 - 2020 - North Georgia University Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition - Dahlonega, GA

2018 - 2019 - Art In Public Places Exhibition,  Krutch Park,  Knoxville, TN, Justin Rabideau - juror.   2nd Place Award

2017 - 2019 - Founders Park, Johnson City, TN, juror - Bill Brown

2017 -2019 - Mid South Sculpture Juried Outdoor Exhibition - Chattanooga riverwalk Park, Albert Paley, juror.

2016-18 - University of Louisiana, Monroe Sculpture Gardern Juried Exhibition, Cliff Tresner, juror.

2016-17  - Florida Outdoor Sculpture Competition - sponsored by the Polk Museum of Art ( Sculptures in the cities of

                 Bonita Springs and Lakeland , FL.

2016 - Downtown Expressions - Art In Public Places Exhibition, Stamford, CT. Curated by Eileen Heckerling

2015-2016 - Florida Outdoor Sculpturre Competition -  sponsored by the Polk Museum of Art

                     Lakeland, FL, Third Place Award; Winter Haven, FL.

2014 -15 - Public Art Corridor Exhibition, Johnson City, TN . Steve Bickley -Juror.

2014-16 - Sixth Bi-ennial Sculpture Exhibtion, Chattanooga, TN.

2012 - MSA Juried Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Riverpark, Chattanooga, TN Jurors Claudia DeMonte,  Ed McGowan

2012 - Art in Public Places Exhibition, Knoxville, TN Juror - Allen Peterson

2011 - Fith annual Sculpture Walk Exhibition, City of Kingsport, TN .

2010 - Sculpture On The Green Bi-annual Invitational Exhibition, Village Green, Cashiers, NC

       Honorable Mention/ Stewart Horodner

2010 - Art In Public Places, Knoxville, TN

       Honorable Mention/ Juror: Wayne Trapp

2009 - National Outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition, Riverfromt Park, City of North Charleston, SC

      Second Place Award/ Juror: David Furchott

2009 - Outside Sculpture Exhibit, Mid South Sculpture Alliance, Tennessee Riverpark, Chattanooga, TN/

       Jurors: Robert Stackhouse and Carol Mickett

2009 -Four Bridges Arts Festival, Chattanooga, TN

      Best in Show - 3-d Mixed Media

2009 - Art In Public Places, Worlds Fair Park, City of Knoxville, TN

      Honorable Mention/ Juror: Wayne Trapp

2008 - National Outdoor Sculpture Competition & Exhibition , Riverfront Park, City of North Charleston, SC / Juror: Glenn Harper

2007 - Sculpture Walk 2007, City of Columbus, GA

2007 - Kingsport's 1st Public Art Sculpture Walk, Kingsport, TN

2007 - North Carolina Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Center for Visual Artists, Greensboro, NC

2007 - MSA Inaugural Exhibition,  Outdoor Museum, Chattanooga State College, Chattanooga, TN. 

       Long Term Exhibit Award/ Juror: John Henry

2007 - Art Moves On Main, Allied Arts of Chattanooga, Chattanooga, TN

2006 - Annual Juried Sculpture Show, Craven Arts Council, New Bern, NC

2005  -Art In Place, Art In Place Foundation, Charlottesville, VA

2005 - Sculpture Visions, Chapel Hill Public Art Commission, Chapel Hill, NC

2004 - Juried Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, NC

2003 - Raleigh Outdoor Sculpture Expo, City of Raleigh, Raleigh, NC. 

       Purchase Award

2002 - Earth Works, Sculpture Invitaitonal,  North Carolina Zoological Park, Asheboro, NC

2002 - Arts In Downtown, City of Fort Lauderdale, FL

2000 - 15th Annual Sculpture Celebration, Lenoir, NC

     Merit Award

1999 - Art In Nature, Fayetteville Museum of Art, Fayetteville, NC

1999 - Blurring the LInes, William King Art Center, Abington, VA

1998 - Art on Weaver, Carrboro, NC

1997 - Roger Halligan, Sculpture Garden, River Gallery, Chattanooga, TN (solo exhibition)

1997- Sculpture On the Grounds, City of Rockville, MD

1996 - Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Lynchburg College, Lynburg, VA

1996 - Eigth Rosen Outdoor Sculpture Exhibition, Applachian State University, Boone, NC

1995 - National Outdoor Sculpture Exhibtion, Burlington College, Pemberton, NJ

1993 - MASS Show, Greensboro Arboreteum, Greensboro, NC

1990 - Landmarks, Strathmore Hall Arts Center, Rockville, NC

1988 - Green Hill Center for North Carolina Art, Greensboro, NC

1987 - Artsplosure, City of Raleigh, NC

1985 - CCA Juried Sculpture Exhibition,  Center for Creative Arts , Kinston, NC

1983-84 - Southern Sculpture Outdoors, NEA sponsored touring sculpture exhibition: Hunter Museum,

        Chattanooga, TN  Orlando Museum of Art (Loch  Haven Arts Center) Orlando, FL


Publications (selected)

City Scope Magazine ( August, 2018) “Sculp City” - article by Holly Morse-Ellington pp. 36-44.

Nashville Arts Magazine (Feb. 2017) “ Hopeful Fragments” at Arts Co. (March 10, 2015) “Rock City Purchases “Iron Age”, a sculpture by Roger Halligan In Continued Art Initiative” , article by Megan Jolley.

The Pulse Magazine (March 6, 2014 ) “New and Neolithic” article by Rich Bailey

Praeterita (June 18, 2010) “Interview with Jan Chenoweth and Roger Halligan” by Philip Hartigan (April 3, 2009) “ Sculptor Roger Halligan Installs “ Iron Age” at Rock City Gardens.

Durham Herald Sun ( March 1996) “Sculpture , paintings blend well in show” review by Blue Greenberg.

Art Matters, Philadelphia (July/August 1995) “Outdoor sculpture shapes empty space at Burlingtron show” pp. 20-21, review by Burton Wasserman.

Raleigh News and Observer (May27, 2994) “ Loading Up at Arts Salad Bar”, review by Chuck Twardy

Sculpture Magazine (Nov./Dec.’1990 “ Landmarks 90” Stratmore Hall Arts Center, Rockville, MD, pp. 74-74, review by Mokha Laget.

Washington Post (6/7/90) p.c2 “ Mixing Media & Imagery, review by Michael Welzenbach.