gina miccinilli

Honors & Awards

Upcoming:
▪  Invitational/ juried  2 month Artist Residency  Sculpture Space Utica New York  October & November 2019
▪   Invited guest artist lecture Carson City Nevada September 19,2019
▪   Invitational 2 month Artist Residency and create  sculpture at Buffalo Creek Art Center, August- September 2019  
▪  Large scale on site Mural commission for Valley Hospital of New Jersey 2018
▪  Nominated for application of Rome Prize 2018 
▪  Awarded commission for collaborative work at Peace Center in Bekaa Valley Lebanon 2017
▪  International Sculpture Center Residency at Mana Contemporary
▪  London Commission 10x6x8’ commission commemorative sculpture Manhasset, NY
▪  All-American Makers TV series: expert on metal finishing for tv series, first episode aired feb 2016
▪  National Sculpture Society Conference Guest lecturer
▪  Indiana Limestone Symposium artist residency June 2016
▪  2013 NYC DOT  Stone Sculpture on site Commission Lemniscatus, Holland Tunnel Park
▪  Visiting artist, Buffalo State College, spring 2013
▪  Excellence in Fine Arts Award and grant. spring 2012
▪  Invited Juror for NAWA Best in Show 2012
▪  Engineered new materials for large scale 3D outdoor architectural element: : La Preserva, Allen St NYC
▪  Organized first Sculptors Guild iron pour for DUMBO Arts Festival – Pouring Iron as a public event, fall 2011/fall 2012
▪  Awarded a 2-year Fellowship in July 2011 at Soho 20 Gallery in Chelsea, NY (solo show May 2013)
▪  Featured in international collection of Edmund Vale, UK, 2010
▪  Elected Vice President, the Sculptors Guild, 2010
▪  Presented new methods in casting at the International Science and Art Symposium – Pratt University,March 2009
▪  Commissioned to create multiple panels of 7’x8’ figurative bas reliefs for Wagaraw Reservation in Texas, October 2008
▪  Venice Biennale – assistant to Nancy Spero in installation of her piece “Take No Prisoners Maypole,”
          (under lead architect Giampaolo Bigarello assisting on-site installation), May 2007
▪  Dean’s Graduate Award for Excellence in the School of Communications, William Paterson University 
▪  Visiting Artist and Lecturer (“The inherent meaning of iron as a medium”), Buffalo State College – Buffalo, NY 2007
▪  Mermaid Trophy, Coney Island Parks Commission, 2007
▪  Invited by the Saint Petersburg State Academy of Art and Design, Russia, as a Visiting Artist, 2003
▪  Commissioned painting for American Red Cross (4 large 8’x10’ panels), 1999-2000
▪  Mahwah Public Library Commission mural (encompassing a 30’ x 8’ x 8’ story tower ), 1997-1998
▪  Dean’s Graduate Award, Ramapo College of NJ – Mahwah, NJ, 1995
▪  BA Summa Cum Laude and Student Achievement Award, Ramapo College of NJ – Mahwah, NJ, 1995
▪  Commencement Speaker, Ramapo College of NJ – Mahwah, NJ, 1995

Press

https://carsonnow.org/reader-content/07/08/2019/2019-summer-artist-lecture-series-free

​https://www.valleyhospitalfoundation.org/who-we-are-pediatric-playroom-aquarium

https://www.northjersey.com/story/life/2018/02/21/no-its-not-just-you-everybody-exhausted-and-no-its-not-getting-better/928689001/

​http://www.art.cmu.edu/news/student/outstanding-student-achievement-in-contemporary-sculpture-awarded-to-alex-lukas-mfa-18/

https://theartguide.com/event/artist-talk-olga-alexander-gina-miccinilli
The Record October 8, 2015 “Sculptures!
Newsday Luxury Living “London Legacy, London Jewelers celebrates 90 year anniversary with commemorative Installation” June 2, 2016
Discovery Channel All-American Makers Show aired February 2016 segment on chrome finishing
The Record October 8, 2015 “Sculptures!
The Daily Voice October 10, 2015 “The Belskie Museum presents Sculpture!”
Bergen September 2015 “Get your Art on”
BC The Mag July/August 2015 “Leonia’s Garden of Sculptural Delights”
The Record October 8, 2015 “Sculptures!

Hudson Square is New York City's Creative District - Hudson Square BID
Downtown Express “Undercover” – July 17, 2013
Scoopy’s The Village Newspaper – July 18, 2013
Hartford Current April 2012 “Heartfelt Prison Art in New Haven Show”
Grounds for Sculpture “Winter Wonders” December 2011-February 2012
 Sculpture Magazine “Governors Island” 2010 in November 2010
 Design NJ Aug/Sept 2010 “Public Sculpture”
NBC news featured a video segment of my work on Governors Island, 2010
Cultural Politics May 2009 “Nancy Spero’s War: Maypole/Take no Prisoners”