©2018 by Patrick Mehaffy

BORN

BEAUMONT, TEXAS, 1951

EDUCATION

BA Anthropology, University of Texas, Austin, 1975

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Albuquerque Museum of Art and History, Albuquerque, NM 
Amarillo Museum of Art, Amarillo, TX
Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, TX
Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX 
Capitol Collection of New Mexico Artists, Santa Fe, NM
El Paso Museum of Art, El Paso, TX
Museum of the Southwest, Midland, TX
New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM
Nicolaysen Art Museum, Casper, WY
North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND
Ray Graham Collection, Albuquerque, NM
Sangre de Cristo Arts and Conference Center, Pueblo, CO
University Art Gallery, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM
San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA
Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ

 

SELECTED SOLO AND TWO ARTIST EXHIBITIONS

2014         Anima Mundi, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA
2013        Feral At Heart, Shiprock Gallery, Santa Fe, NM      
2012        What I Am, The Cell/Fusion Theater, Albuquerque, NM
2011        Both Man and Bird and Beast, Shiprock Gallery, Santa Fe, NM 
2010        Memory and Desire, Shiprock Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2009        Equus Antiquus, Shiprock Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1997        Peripheral Vision, Conlon Siegal Galleries, Santa Fe, NM
1995        The Reconstructed Figure, The Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
1994        Anatomical Alignment, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
1992        New Work, Conlon Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1991        Patrick Mehaffy, Conlon-Moreno Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

1990        Recent Work, Sena Galleries East, Santa Fe, NM
1990        Patrick Mehaffy, Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX
1988        Patrick Mehaffy, Sena Galleries East, Santa Fe, NM
1986        Resurrection, (with Jan Beauboeuf) Santa Fe Council for The Arts,

                       Art in The Streets, Santa Fe, NM

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018        Regarding Nature (4 artists), Gebert Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
2017        (Featuring Patrick Mehaffy), Gebert Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
                Hidden Gems: Selections from the Permanent Collection,

                     San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA
                In Focus: Building the Permanent Collection Of The Museum Of The Southwest,

                     Museum Of The Southwest, Midland, TX
                 Palm Springs Fine Art Fair, Palm Springs, CA (Gebert Contemporary Gallery)
2016        The Museum Collects, North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND
                Blue Marble, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA
                New Acquisition, Sangre de Christo Arts Center, Pueblo, CO
               The Rhinoceros Project, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA
2015       California Sculpture Biennial, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, 

                     San Luis Obispo, CA 
2015        The Goldfinch Variations, Peters Projects, Santa Fe, NM
2013        Recent Acquisitions, Roswell Museum and Art Center, Roswell, NM
2012        Thinking New Mexico: A Centennial Exhibition, University Art Gallery,

                      New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM
2010        Case Studies from the Bureau of Contemporary Art, New Mexico Museum of Art,

                       Santa Fe, NM
2009        Invitational, Gold Leaf Gallery, Santa Fe, NM 
2006        Selections From the Permanent Collection, Art Museum of Southeast Texas,

                       Beaumont, TX 
2001        New Acquisitions, Capitol Collection, NM State Capitol, Santa Fe, NM      
2000        The Ray Graham Collection (or a Sampling Thereof), The Albuquerque Museum,

                       Albuquerque, NM
1997         Working Drawings, Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM 
                 Artmakers and Heartbreakers, Conlon Siegal Galleries, Santa Fe, NM
                 Please Touch This Art, Conlon Siegal Galleries, Santa Fe, NM
1996        Curatorial Selections: Acquisitions to the Historic, Contemporary and Photographic

                      Collections, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM
1995         Small Works, Conlon Siegal Galleries, Santa Fe, NM

1995`        Four New Mexico Artists, Bentley Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
1994        Essential Marks, CharlottE Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
1993         Linda Durham Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM
                The Human Factor: Figurative Sculpture Reconsidered, Albuquerque Museum,

                      Albuquerque, NM
1992         Inaugural Exhibition, Jesse Cooper Gallery, Seattle, WA
                 Art Fair Seattle, Seattle WA
                 The Shrine Show, Copeland Rutherford Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
                 Double Vision, Conlon Gallery and Linda Durham Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1991         Squares, Conlon Gallery, Santa Fe, NM 
                 Art LA ’91, Los Angeles, CA
1990         Inter-Disciplines: Six Mixed-Media Installations, Center for Contemporary Art,

                      Santa Fe, NM
                 8th Anniversary Invitational, Dartmouth Street Gallery, Albuquerque, NM
                  Art LA ’90, Los Angeles, CA
                  Excellence ’90, Texas Sculpture Association, Dallas, TX
1989         The Goddess, Sena Galleries East, Santa Fe, NM 
                 Excellence ’89, Texas Sculpture Association, Dallas, TX
                 Small Works, Sena Galleries East, Santa Fe, NM
1989         Art LA ’89, Los Angeles, CA
                Selections ’89, The Gallery of Fine Art, College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
                 Shrine and Ritual, Third Annual Shrine Show, Cloud Cliff Art Space, Santa Fe, NM
                Sena Galleries East, Santa Fe, NM        
1988        Selections ’88 (Terry Melton, juror), The Gallery of Fine Art, College of Santa Fe, 

                      Santa Fe, NM        
1988        Sensual Surfaces, Marilyn Butler Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
                 Art With Heart, Colorado AIDS Project, The Ice House, Denver, CO
                The Second Annual Shrine Show, Festival Gallery at the Rep, Santa Fe, NM
1987         Sena Galleries East, Santa Fe, NM
                The Alcove Show (with Edward Cavalli, Edward Ranney and Bob Wade),

                       Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM
                 Sculpture of the West, North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND
                 10th Annual Festival of The Arts, Festival Foundation, Santa Fe Public Library,

                       Santa Fe, NM
                 The Shrine Show, Pop Up/326 S. Guadalupe Street, Santa Fe, NM
1986         Invitational, ASA Gallery, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
                 Santa Fe Festival of the Arts, Festival Gallery at the Rep, Santa Fe, NM

1985        Space X: Current Art From New Mexico, Armory for the Arts, Santa Fe, NM  

RESIDENCIES, RECOGNITION, TEACHING

2017        Artist Salon: Patrick Mehaffy, Theater Grottesco, Santa Fe, NM
2016        Keynote Speaker, Sustaining Society Luncheon, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art,

                      San Luis Obispo, CA 
2016        Designer/Leader, The Rhinoceros Project, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art,

                      San Luis Obispo, CA
                Adjunct Professor, Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, CA
                 Teaching Artist, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA 
                 Artist-in-Residence, Theater Grottesco, Santa Fe, NM
2014         Artist-in-Residence, Theater Grottesco, Bogotá and Popayán, Colombia, SA 
2013         Guest Artist/Senior Portfolio Review, Cal Poly University, San Luis Obispo, CA
                Invited Artist, New Mexico Purchase Initiative, New Mexico Art in Public Places,

                      Santa Fe, NM        
1990         Artist-in-Residence, Art Museum of Southeast Texas, Beaumont, TX
                 Artist-in-Residence, Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM
1989         Juror’s Choice Award, Excellence ’89, Texas Sculpture Association, Dallas, TX

 

FILMMAKING

2011        20 Ways
                Produced by:  Duchy Parade Films, Llc., Santa Fe, NM 
                TRT: 19 min.
                        Credit:  Production Designer


2009         Heat Lightning
                 Produced by:  pieboy films, llc., Santa Fe, NM
                 TRT: 19 min.
                 Credits:  Writer, Director, Editor (as Henry Babbitt)
                 Awards:  Six nominations. Winner - Best Actress 
                

2007         The Lark Snare
                 Produced by:  pieboy films, llc., Santa Fe, NM
                 TRT: 34min.
                 Credits:  Writer, Director, Production Designer (as Dewey Pickett)
                 Awards: Winner - Best American Short, Napa/Sonoma Wine Country Film Festival,

                      Sonoma, CA


2005         Cowboys and Indians
                 Produced by:  The Duke City Shootout, Albuquerque, NM

                     screenplay juried for production by Tony Hillerman (Thief of Time, Skinwalkers)
                 TRT: 13min.
                 Credits:  Writer, Director
                  Awards: Three nominations. Winner - Best Picture, Best Actor