John Bodkin

1968- Current


ARTnews February 2009 “Emerging Forces” American Contemporary Gallery- review Cara Ober


Jordan Faye Contemporary, Baltimore, MD.- Thrive Show June 2015 and February 2016

Washington Arts Center, Rockville, MD- one man show 2014

Studio 26 Gallery, New York City -one man show 2014

Loan of Paintings to U.S. State Department

“Art in Embassies” program –

Brandon Seri Begawan, Brunei 2015-

Chisinau, Moldova Nov. 2012-2015

Exhibition with Robert Motherwell and three other artists.

2013 March- Awarded Grant for paintings- Maryland State Arts Council

Gallery “B” Bethesda, MD. One Man Show 2012, 2016

New York Art Expo 2012

Baltimore Art Expo 2013

Shanghai Art Fair 2013

February 2012 and April 2009, 2010 Providence Center, Severna Park, MD.
Taught watercolor class as guest artist

Gallery Director/Curator
2008-2009 American Contemporary Gallery, Annapolis, MD.

Gallery Director-responsible for generating submissions, all advertising and marketing, web site, organizing and publicizing openings, shows with various media, generating reviews and overseeing aesthetic direction of gallery.

Gallery Curator- responsible for selection of artists and specific pieces, gallery design and placement, assuring shipment, lighting, programs, catalogues, opening activities.


University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK.
MFA 1973

Teaching Assistant 71,72,73 and Gallery Director 1972

Ringling School of Art, Sarasota, FL.
BFA 1968