Marin-Price Galleries Art Gallery
7022 Wisconsin Avenue
Chevy Chase, Maryland 20815
Telephone (301) 718-0622


 
John Aquilino

Awards, Competitions and Grants
Bethesda Painting Awards, Maryland (Finalist, 2016 and 2011; 2nd Place Award, 2005)
Edward Hopper House Art Center, “Small Matters of Great Importance: Light and Shadow” Honorable Mention (2015)
Arts & Humanities Council of Montgomery County, Maryland Individual Artist Grant (2010)
Maryland State Arts Council Individual Artist Award for Visual Arts: Painting (2010, 2008 2006)
New American Paintings, Southern Competition #88, 2009 (published June/July 2010)


Solo Shows
2016 Marin-Price Galleries, Chevy Chase, MD

2014 Marin-Price Galleries, Chevy Chase, MD

2012 Marin-Price Galleries, Chevy Chase, MD

2011 Marin-Price Galleries, Chevy Chase, MD

2010 Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, MD “New Works by John Aquilino”

2008 Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, MD "Another Level: New Works by John Aquilino"

2007 Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, MD, "Urban Color: New Works by John Aquilino"

2006 Rowe Gallery (alternative gallery space), New York, NY, "Urban Images"

2004 Maryland Federation of Art (alternative gallery space), Baltimore, MD, "Cityscapes"
Rockville City Hall, Rockville, MD, "Beach Paintings"
Rowe Gallery, New York, NY, "Cityscapes"

2002 Rowe Gallery, New York, NY, "Face Paintings"

1995 Bruce Lewin Gallery, New York, NY


Group Shows
2016 Stone Tower Gallery, Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture, “A Visionary’s Eye: Glimpse into Carol Trawick’s Private Collection, Glen Echo, MD
Gallery B, “Bethesda Painting Awards,” Bethesda, MD
S. Tucker Cooke Gallery, University of North Carolina Asheville, NC, “Drawing Discourse: 7th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Drawing”
Northwest Art Center, Minot State University, Minot, ND, “Americas 2016: Paperworks”
Maple and Main Gallery, Chester, CT, “Juried Art Exhibit 2016”

2015 Marin-Price Galleries, Chevy Chase, MD, “Realism Today”
Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center, Dowell (Solomons), MD "Finding Our Place: The Geography of Art"
Edward Hopper House Art Center, Nyack, NY, “Small Matters of Great Importance: Light and Shadow” (Honorable Mention)
Washington Project for the Arts/Hickok Cole, Washington, DC, “Art Night”
Main Street Gallery, Annapolis, MD (three person show)
Marin-Price Galleries, Chevy Chase, MD, "Summer Group Show II"
Notre Dame of Maryland University, Baltimore, MD, “26th National Drawing and Print Exhibition”

2014 Edward Hopper House Art Center, Nyack, NY, “Small Matters of Great Importance: En Route”
Washington Project for the Arts/Hickok Cole, Washington, DC, “Art Night”
Copley Society of Art, Boston, MA, “Grit: The Urban Landscape”
Montgomery College, Cafritz Foundation Arts Center, Silver Spring, MD, “Mobile Masterpieces”
Washington Project for the Arts/Hickok Cole, Washington, DC, “Art Night”

2013 Art Essex Gallery, Essex, CT, “Summer Invitational Exhibition”
George Billis Gallery, New York, NY “Seeing the City: Artists’ Views of New York City”
Marin-Price Galleries, Chevy Chase, MD (three-person show)

2012 Main Street Gallery, Annapolis, MD (two-person show)
Montgomery College, Cafritz Foundation Arts Center, Silver Spring, MD, “Mobile Masterpieces”

2011 Marin-Price Galleries, Chevy Chase, MD, “New York, New York”
Artery Gallery, Bethesda, MD, “Bethesda Painting Awards”
Main Street Gallery, Annapolis, MD (three-person show)
Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD, “Winter Group Show”

2010 George Billis Gallery, New York, NY “New York Moments”
Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD “Summer Group Show”
CAMP Rehoboth Community Center, Rehoboth, DE, “LottoHEART”
Main Street Gallery, Annapolis, MD
Montgomery College, Cafritz Foundation Arts Center, Silver Spring, MD, “Mobile Masterpieces”

2009 Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, MD, "Works by Selected Artists”
Montgomery College, Cafritz Foundation Arts Center, Silver Spring, MD, “Mobile Masterpieces”
Washington Project for the Arts/Hickok Cole, Washington, DC, “Art Night”
Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD, “Winter Group Show”

2008 Main Street Gallery, Annapolis, MD (two-person show)
Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC, "10th Annual All-Media Exhibition"
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, “Art Anonymous”
Washington Project for the Arts/Hickok Cole, Washington, DC, “Art Night”

2007 Gallery Neptune, Bethesda, MD, "Art and Architecture"
Gallery West, Alexandria, VA, "Annual National Juried Fine Arts Competition"
Cooper Carry, Alexandria, VA, "Architectural Treasures"

2006 Middle Street Gallery, Washington, VA, "UnRappahannock County"
Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC, "8th Annual All-Media Exhibition"
Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD, "Summer Group Show"
Main Street Gallery, Annapolis, MD, "Anniversary Show"

2005 Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC, "7th Annual All-Media Exhibition"
Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD, "Bethesda Painting Awards," 2nd Place Award
Maryland Federation of Art City Gallery, Baltimore, MD, "Environmental Dichotomies" (two-person show)
Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD, "Summer Group Show"
Glenview Mansion Art Gallery, Rockville, MD, "Beach Paintings"
Tevis Gallery, Carroll County Arts Center, Westminster, MD, "H2O Art"
Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD, "Winter Group Show"
Main Street Gallery, Annapolis, MD, "Anniversary Show"

2004 Strathmore, North Bethesda, MD, "Bugs and Beasts"
Maryland Federation of Art City Gallery, Baltimore, MD, "All Hung Show"

2003 Maryland Federation of Art Circle Gallery, Annapolis, MD, "Anniversary Member Exhibition"
Maryland Federation of Art City Gallery, Baltimore, MD, "Members Spring Exhibition"


Art Fairs
Affordable Art Fair New York City, Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD (2007 to 2015)
Architecture Digest Home Design Show, New York City, Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD (2013)
Bridge Art Fair—Wynwood, Miami, FL, Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD (2008)
Boston International Art Fair, Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD (2009-2011)
Red Dot Art Fair—Wynwood, Miami, Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD (2009)


Corporate Collections
Cassidy & Pinkard Colliers, Washington, DC (commission)
DC Council on the Arts and Humanities (Art Bank), Washington, DC
Garvey Schubert Barer, Washington, DC
National Association of Home Builders, Washington, DC
Rowe Chiropractic Offices, New York, NY (commission)
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP, Washington, DC
The Pinkard Group, Bethesda, MD (commission)


Bibliography and Media
2016 “Drawing Discourse: 7th Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Drawing” (exhibit catalog),
University of North Carolina Asheville, NC.

2012 Probate & Property (magazine), American Bar Association, September/October 2012 (painting illustrates article “Historic Tax Credits Bring Needed Financing to Urban Revitatlization” by David F. Schon and Megan K. Palmer).

2011 Lucinda Dukes Edinberg, “The Gallery: Art galleries sizzlin’ this summer,” Hometown Annapolis.com, August 7, 2011.
Claudia Rousseau, “2011 Bethesda Painting Awards,” Gazette, June 15, 2011.
Jordon Edwards, “A Winter’s Tales: Group exhibit showcases talent, variety,” Gazette, January 5, 2011.
Probate & Property (magazine), American Bar Association, January/February 2011 (painting used as cover illustration and for article on roof leases).
Franklin & Bash (TNT television series), Season 1, 2011 (reproductions of two paintings used as props for conference room set).
Featured Artist, Zatista.com.

2010 Jordon Edwards, “The Tuesday Conversation: John Aquilino,” Gazette, December 14, 2010
Claudia Rousseau, “Contemporary realism reigns at Fraser’s summer exhibit,” Gazette, August 18, 2010.
New American Paintings, #88, June/July 2010.

2008 Claudia Rousseau, “Crows, ghosts and the urban view at Neptune Gallery,” Gazette, December 10, 2008.
Souheil Chemaly, “John Aquilino at Neptune,” Bethesda Art Blog, November 23, 2008.

2007 Alexandra Silverthorne, “John Aquilino@Gallery Neptune,” Solarize This (art blog), June 7, 2007.

2006 Maryland Public Television, Artworks This Week (Art Salon), February 15, 2006.

2005 Karen Schafer, “Making it: Bethesda Painting Awards finalists on view,” Gazette, June 8, 2005.
Tracy O'Dowd, "Drawn to water: Exhibit makes waves at arts center," Gazette, April 13, 2005.


Education
New York University, New York, NY (3D modeling and animation)
Art Students League, New York, NY (painting, drawing)
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY (painting, drawing)


Representation
Boston Art, Boston, MA
Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD
Main Street Gallery, Annapolis, MD
Marin-Price Galleries, Chevy Chase, MD
 
 
 
 

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