Brenda Garand

Professor of Studio Art

Garand is the recipient of a Fulbright Grant to France; a Fulbright Berlin Seminar; The Marion and Jasper Whiting Foundation Grant to Bayeux, France; The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Research Grant, New Hampshire State Council on the Arts Individual Fellowship; Dartmouth College Senior Faculty Grant; Vermont Artist in Residence at The Carving Studio and Sculpture Center; and a Vermont Arts Council Individual Artist Grant Residencies include Yaddo, Ragdale, Dorland Mountain Arts Colony, Atelier Silex in Québec, and the Pouch Cove Foundation in Newfoundland, Canada.

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Garand is Professor of Studio Art at Dartmouth College. Prior to this position she taught for eleven years as an adjunct assistant professor at Queens College, City University of New York. She has also taught at The Chautauqua Art Institute, Parsons School of Design, and The New York Studio School. She has been a visiting artist at Princeton University, Colby College, the Vermont Studio Center, University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, University of New Hampshire, and the University of North Alabama in Florence, Western Connecticut State University, and Roger Williams University.

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Studio Art
The John Sloan Dickey Center for International Understanding
B.F.A. University of New Hampshire
M.F.A. Queens College, City University of New York

Selected Publications

Johnson State College, “Brenda Garand: Sculpture,” Johnson, VT, (2008).

Reeves-Contemporary, “Brenda Garand and Doug Trump,” NYC, (2008).

National Academy Museum, “183rd Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art,” NYC (2008).

Honey Space, “Object Salon,” NYC (2008).

Wright State University Art Galleries, “Brenda Garand: Northern Fiction” Sculpture, Dayton, OH (2007).

Works in Progress

Sculpture that investigates the cultural links between the French and Indigenous peoples of Québec

Floor and wall sculpture, with related drawings

Recent Exhibitions

White River Gallery Brenda Garand-Touching at a Distance: Sculpture and Drawing, South Royalton, VT, 2016

Burlington City Arts Of Land and Local: Watershed, Shelburne Farms Coach Barn, VT, 2016

AVA Gallery and Art Center Brenda Garand-It’s Like Falling Into Water: Sculpture and Drawing, Rebecca Lawrence Gallery Entry, Lebanon, NH, 2016

Kent Museum Verve: Art and Energy, Group exhibition, Calais, VT, 2015

Lesley Heller Workspace Northern Passage, One Person Exhibition, NYC, 2014

Jaffe-Friede and Strauss Galleries Brenda Garand: Northern Routes Dartmouth College, Hanover NH

BigTown Gallery Brenda Garand: A Subtle Shift Rochester, VT

Johnson State College Brenda Garand: Sculpture Johnson, VT

Usine C 1345 Ave. Lalonde Montréal, Québec, Canada

Honey Space Object Salon 148 11th Ave, NYC

Wright State University Art Galleries Brenda Garand "Northern

Fiction" Sculpture, Dayton, Ohio

Spheris Gallery Hanover, NH

American Academy of Arts and Letters Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture NYC

im n iL, Two Ones: Brenda Garand and Betsey Garand Brooklyn NY

Hampshire College, Amherst MA

A.V.C. Contemporary Arts Gallery, The Fuller Building, 57th St. NYC

The Meguro Museum of Art, Tokyo, Japan.

National Academy Museum 183rd Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, NYC

Reeves-Contemporary 535 West 24th St, NYC

Denise Bibro Fine Art Inc. Chautauqua: A Continuum of Creativity, NYC

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Selected Works

The John Sloan Dickey Center