1985 MFA, Master of Fine Arts • Montana State University, Bozeman, MT
2011 One World Ocean, Ionion Center for Art and Culture • Metaxata, Kefalonia, Greece. (July)
2010 Sappho’s Mirrors, Primo Piano LivingGallery • Lecce, Italy (March)
Material Drift, Sandler Hudson Gallery • Atlanta, GA. ( May-July)
2009 Panthalassa, ARTLIFE Gallery Contemporary Art • Venice, Italy (September)
2008 Plastic Durations, NY Arts Beijing, Chaoyang District • Beijing, China. (during the 2008 Olympics)
Drifters,, Tinney Contemporary, Nashville • TN. (October)
Drifters,, Charlotte and Philip Hanes Gallery, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem • NC. (September)
2007 Drifters, Charleston Heights Art Center • Las Vegas, NV. (November)
Drifters, Sandler Hudson Gallery • Atlanta, GA. (January)
2006 Sky is Fallen, Sandler Hudson Gallery, rooftop installation • Atlanta, GA.
2004 Worlds Within Worlds, Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art • Jacksonville, FL.
Artificial Kingdoms, Sylvia Schmidt Contemporary Art • New Orleans, LA.
2003 Drawing Voices: Encounter, Galerie Entropia • Wroclaw, Poland.
2002 Pearl of the Third Mind, Gusto House Gallery/Free Space • Kobe, Japan.
2000 world world, Lowe Gallery • Atlanta, Georgia.
Visible/Invisible, Hartsfield International Airport Atrium • Atlanta, Georgia.
Beyond the Frame, Knoxville Museum of Art • Knoxville, Tennessee
1998 animal/beautiful, Lowe Gallery • Atlanta, Georgia. Catalog.
1994 Appeals, Oaths, and Queries , Lowe Gallery • Los Angeles, California.
1993 Double/Split, Czech Cultural Center • Bratislava, Slovakia. Installation.
Double/Split ( Desire), MUU ry, Gallery of New Media • Helsinki, Finland. Installation.
1992 Pam Longobardi, Kathryn Sermas Gallery • New York, New York.
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2011 Oceanomania, Nouveau Museé National de Monaco • Montecarlo, Monaco.
Curated by Mark Dion, Sarina Basta and Cristiano Raimondi (April-Nov)
Voyage on an Uncanny Sea, Gallery Diet • Miami. (Feb.) Curated by Mark Dion.
Flows to Bay, Museum of Monterey • Monterey, California. Curated by Lisa Coscino.
The Sixth Gyre: Art, Oceans, and Plastic Pollution, 5th International Marine Debris Conference • Honolulu, HI.
2010 Metaphysical Materiality, Tinney Contemporary • Nashville, TN. With Carol Prusa, Margery Amder, Pat Bellan-Gillen
Contemporary Feminine Mythologies, Primo Piano LivingGallery • Lecce, Italy
Cadavre Equis, Primo Piano LivingGallery • Lecce, Italy
2009 Green Light II, curated by Loie Lassiter, Bank of America Plaza • Charlotte, NC.
Staying Alive, Metaphor Contemporary Art • Brooklyn, NY
Slow News, Broadthinking Curatorial, Mark’s Garage Art Center • Honolulu, HI.
Found Object, Brenau University • Gainesville, GA. With Loren Schwerd, Donna Mintz.
2008 Selections from the Imagery Estate Winery Permanent Collection, Carnegie Art Museum, Pittsburg, PA.
2007 POOL Art Fair/Ocean View at Miami Basel Art Fair, Cavalier Hotel • Miami, FL.
POOL Art Fair/Art Attack, Chelsea Hotel, Chelsea Hotel • NY, NY.
Broadthinking: Inaugural, Silent Space Gallery • Kingston, New York.
2006 Birdspace, Tucson Art Museum • Tucson, AZ. (Jan-Mar.) Curated by David Rubin, traveling for 2 years.
With Ross Bleckner, Mark Dion, Walton Ford, Kiki Smith, Hunt Slonem, Petah Coyne, others. Catalog.
IV Biennial of Graphic Art, Francavilla Al Mare, Italy and Sant Carla de la Rapita, Spain.
2005 New Orleans Triennial, New Orleans Museum of Art • New Orleans, Louisiana.
Imagining Escape, Ernest G. Welch Gallery • Atlanta, GA.
2004 Breathing Space, Metaphor Contemporary Art • Brooklyn, NY.
Adornment: Embellishment and Encroachment, Diboll Gallery, Loyola University • New Orleans, LA.
Birdspace, Hudson River Museum • Hudson, NY; Norton Museum of Art • West Palm Beach, FL;
Contemporary Art Center • New Orleans, LA; Tucson Art Museum • Tucson, AZ.
2003 Skin: Contemporary Views of the Body, Jacksonville Museum of Modern Art • Jacksonville, Florida.
The Armory Show 2003, Chelsea Piers • New York, NY.
Immured: Installations Behind Glass, Lenox Artwalk • Altanta, GA.
V. Rooms in Dialog, Zaal Scaldis Eiermarkt /Antwerp Tower Building • Antwerp, Belgium.
Pam Longobardi and Craig Dongoski: Works on Paper, Santa Reparata Gallery • Florence, Italy.
2002 Art Chicago 2002 at Navy Pier • Chicago, Illinois.
A Century of Progress: Twentieth Century Painting in Tennessee, Cheekwood Museum of Art • Nashville, TN
SELECTED AWARDS AND HONORS
2010 Coastal Hero, selected by Coastal Living Magazine, Time Magazines Inc. February, p. 43
2009 Artist in Residence, Bau Institute, New York/Italy • Otranto, Italy.
2008 Artist in Residence, NY Arts Beijing • Beijing, China.
2007 Artist Associate, Blue Ocean Institute • East Norwich, NY.
2006 Artist Residency Fellowship, Red Cinder Creativity Center • Hawaii.
Outstanding Faculty Achievement of the Year Award, Georgia State University • Atlanta, GA.
2005 Research Initiation Grant, College of Arts & Sciences, Georgia State University • Atlanta, GA.
School of Art & Design Summer Research Grant , Georgia State University • Atlanta, GA
2004 Finalist, Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs Public Art Program Commission competition.
2003 Research Instrumentation Grant, College of Arts & Sciences, Georgia State University • Atlanta, GA.
2001 Finalist, Atlanta Hartsfield Airport E-Concourse Expansion Commission Competition.
2000 Major Public Art commission, Atlanta Medical Examiner’s Facility, Fulton Co. Arts Council.
School of Art & Design Summer Research Grant , Georgia State University • Atlanta, GA
1999 Artist Residency Fellowship, Franz Masereel Center • Kasterlee, Belgium.
Research Initiation Grant, College of Arts and Sciences, Georgia State University • Atlanta, GA.
TABOO Project Grant, “Requiem” exhibition, Nexus Contemporary Art Center • Atlanta, GA.
1998 Chancellor’s Award for Research and Creative Achievement, University of Tennessee • Knoxville, TN.
1996 Visual Artist Fellowship, Tennessee Arts Commission.
1995 Major commission, MBL Life Assurance/1st Tennessee • Memphis, TN
1994 SAF/NEA Visual Artist Fellowship, Painting.
present Professor of Art, Georgia State University • Atlanta, Georgia.
2001-03 Associate Dean of Fine Arts, College of Arts and Sciences, GSU • Atlanta, GA.
1997-87 Associate Professor of Art, University of Tennessee • Knoxville, Tennessee.
2005 Presenter, “Altered States: Transformation of Perception, Place and Performance,” Planetary Collegium,
University of Plymouth • Plymouth, UK
Panel Chair/Presenter, “Painting As World,” College Art Association Annual Conference • Atlanta, GA.
Panel Chair, “Atlanta’s (New) Contemporary Art Spaces,” Artspace, CAA Annual Conference • Atlanta, GA
2002 Panel Chair/Presenter, “Art & Language: Connecting Two Halves of the Brain,” Hawaii International Arts &
Humanities Conference • Honolulu, Hawaii.
2001 Ponte Futuro, Cortona International Symposium Exhibition, La Fortessa • Cortona, Italy.
Panelist/Presenter, “On/Off/Over the Edge,” American Print Alliance, University of Florida • Gainesville.
Presented “Collaborations at the Franz Masereel Center, Belgium,” with Craig Dongoski.
1999 Panelist, “Post-Lingua: the Interracitality of Tongues,” CAA Annual Conference •Los Angeles, CA.
Presented paper entitled “Seeds and Germs: The Flourishing of Esperanto.”
2010 Drifters: Plastics Pollution, Personhood, with essays by Ron Broglio, Pam Longobardi, Dores Sacquenga, Carl Safina.
Published by Edizione Charta, (Milan, NY) 96 pp., 64 color illustrations.
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY OF REVIEWS AND CITATIONS
2011 Dion, Mark, Sarina Basta, et al., Oceanomania, 2011, published by MACK Books, UK, pp. 16, 112-3, 132, 150, 172,
Moore, Capt. Charles, Plastic Ocean , 2011, Avery/Penguin books, p. 313
Hollingsworth, Annie, “Voyage on Uncanny Seas,” Art Papers, rev., May/June, p.49
Wolf, Alana, “ARTSpeak: Pam Longobardi’s Drifters Project,” radio interview broadcast on AM 1690, The Voice of
Arts, Atlanta, May 3. http://www.burnaway.org/2011/05/artspeak-pam-longobardis-drifters-project/
Lee, Peter, radio interview broadcast on Greek station Cosmos 96.5, and simulcast on British radio, Jul 27.
Keane, Ryan, Prolific magazine feature profile, www.prolificmagazine.com/?p=496
Godson, Rebecca, “Fragile Beauty: Pam Longobardi’s Ocean Conservation Art,” feature article, DRIFT,
Reedman, Bridget, “Environmental News: Drifters,” feature article, Coastalwatch Australia, May 3.
Eco-Heroes, Coastal Living Magazine, http://www.coastalliving.com/lifestyle/the-environment/coastal-heros-eco
2010 Latta, Sarah “Coastal Hero,” Coastal Living magazine, February, p. 34.
Pizzarelli, Marina, “Cadavre Exquis,” SEGNO, Rome, Italy, rev., ill., June-July, p. 79.
Dunham, Mike, “Marine pollution, art solution,” Anchorage Daily News, June 13, p. E1-E-8.
Hansell, Sally, “Artist Activists,” FiberARTS, Summer, article, illustrated, p. 52-55, Drifters book review, p. 60.
Lundberg, Tom, “Drifters” book review, FiberArts magazine, article,ill., p 60.
Feaster, Felicia, “Green Party: Trash Talk,” The Altantan, (Modern Luxury), May/June, p.36
Sirlin, Deanna, “JB and Pam Longobardi display their fixations…” Creative Loafing, June 14, p. 29.
Masterson, Miles, “Fake Plastic Sea,” HUCK Magazine, UK, vol. 4, issue 21, June/July, p. 80-86
Hansell, Sally, “Longobardi’s Material Drift Glimpses Self in Ocean Debris,” BURNAWAY, June 11.
Moritz, Lenore, “Pam Longobardi,” artist profile and interview, MomCulture blog,
Walden, Deborah, “Hidden Worlds,” Nashville Arts Magazine, review, ill. p. 36-41
Mazzerella, Ed, “Making Waves,” Surfrider National magazine, vol. 26, no 4, Aug, p. 10.
2009 Zevitas, Stephen T., ed., New American Painting, no.82, Open Studios Press, Boston, MA, ill. p. 90-93.
Petito, Riccardo, “Un Naufragio Navale,” il Gazzettino, Venice, Sept 29, p. 19.
VeneziaNews magazine, “Panthalassa Installazione ambientale, Arti Visive 2009,” VENEWS, Oct, p 138-09.
La Nuova di Venezia, “Naufragio di plastica in Calle dei Miracoli,” 23 Sept. p. 37
Kaufman, Leslie, “Clearing the Coast,” essay in catalog, Panthalassa exhibition.
Sacquegna, “Tra Memoria del Passato E Cronaca del Presente,” essay in catalog, Panthalassa exhibition.
Rosoff, Libby "Generation Gap in New Jersey," The Artblog, Philadelphia,
2008 Patterson, Tom, “Ocean Debris as Subject and Material,” Winston-Salem Journal, Oct 17.
Super Forest, citation on weblog, http://www.superforest.org/2008/09/sunken-garden-park-atlanta-bottle.html
WABE – NPR, audio broadcast, http://www.publicbroadcasting.net/wabe/.jukebox?action=viewMedia&mediaId=715284
PBA.Org Programming, citation on website, http://www.pba.org/programming/programs/newgenre/2152/
Engineers and Architects of Hawaii, lecture audio on website, http://eahawaii.googlepages.com/newsletters
Design Public, citation on weblog, http://blog.designpublic.com/2008/09/02/more-bottle-recycling-ideas/
Moriarity, Jim, OceansWavesBeaches, citation on blog,
Blue Ocean Institute, citation on website, http://www.blueocean.org/programs/art-poetry/art-view?id=2
Rice University, citation on website, http://cohesion.rice.edu/humanities/visualarts/emplibrary/Longobardi_Flyer.pdf
Visualized Whirled Peas, citation on weblog, http://river2sea72.wordpress.com/
2007 Fox, Catherine, “Terrible Beauty,” Back Story review, ill., Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Feb 4, p. 12.
Keene, Jarret, “Plastic is Forever,” review, ill., Las Vegas City Life, Nov 22, p. 43.
Morse, Marcia, “Nature vs. Structure,” review, ill., Honolulu Weekly ‘Hot Picks’, Sept 5.
Haute Nature, work cited, http://hautenature.blogspot.com/2007/12/drifters-salvaged-sea-net-art-by-pam.html
Moore, Alan W., “Basel Pesto,” work cited, http://post.thing.net/node/1847
Brooklyn Museum Feminist Website, “End of Summer Picks,” and “Picks of the Week,”
Absolute Arts, Indepth Arts News, “Broadthinking” http://www.absolutearts.com/artsnews/2007/0806/34616.html
2006 Nugent, Bob, Forward by Donald Kuspit, Imagery: Art for Wine, Wine Appreciation Guild, p. 140-1.
Fox, Catherine, “Object Lessons,” review, ill., Atlanta Journal-Constitution, April 23, p. K 5
2005 Tuley, Laura, “Adornment: Embellishment and Encroachment,” review, Art Papers, Jan/Feb, p. 45.
2004 Bookhardt, Eric, “Beyond Fashion,” review, Gambit Weekly, New Orleans, Sept. 21, p.32.
Howie, Elizabeth, “Adornment: Embellishment and Encroachment,” exhibition essay, Loyola University.
Perez-Brennan, T., “Creations Meld Science, Art,” rev. ill., Florida Times Union, Jacksonville, Jul 9, p.15-6.
Rubin, David, “Birdspace,” exhibition catalog, essay, ill. p. 21, 24, 26. Publ. by Pamela Auchincloss.
Cullum, Jerry, “Wonders in a Wet World,” rev., AJCaccessAtlanta, Nov. 4, p. 26.
Bookhardt, Eric, “Birdspace,” review, Art Papers, Jul/Aug, p. 44-5
2003 Rezerwuj Czas, “Dongoski w Entropi Jak Brzmi kreska,” rev., ill., City Magazine, Wroclaw, Poland, July, p. 20.
Co Jest Grane, “Zdarzenia z glosami,” ill., Gazeta Wyborcza Wroclaw, Poland, June 27, p. 13.
Strefa Miejska, “Drawing Voices,” Aktivist, Wroclaw, Poland, no. 48, July, ill., p. 17
“Opere su Carta, Craig Dongoski/Pam Longobardi,” Il Corriere di Firenze, Special Estate, ill., July 10, p. 25
McClellan, Marian, “Exploiting Nature’s Finery,” New Orleans Art Review, review, ill., Jan/Feb, p. 29-30.
Zevitas, Stephen T., ed., New American Painting, no.46, Open Studios Press, Boston, MA, ill. p. 90-93.
Yee, Ivette M., “In the Flesh,” The Times-Union, Jacksonville, rev, May 2, p. 15.
Kinghorn, George, “Skin: Contemporary Views of the Body,” exhibition catalog, essay, ill.
Carruthers, Valerie, “JMOMA: A Cultural Institution,” Arbus, May/June, article, ill., p. 52-61.
2002 MacCash, Doug, “Off the Walls,” The Times-Picayune, New Orleans, rev., ill. , Dec 6.
Bookhardt, Eric, “Worlds Within Worlds,” Gambit, New Orleans, rev., ill. Dec 10
Duerr, Teri, editor, “Visual Feature,” KS guest artist pages, Kansai Scene, Osaka, Japan, n. 26, June, p. 21-3
2001 Fox, Catherine, “The Art of Afterward,” article, ill., Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Dec 30, p. L1, 10.
Kornblit, Bobbi, “A Wild, Untamed Surface,” feature article, ill., Atlanta Intown, April, p. S3
Fox, Catherine, "Lipstick Explores Meaning…", rev., ill. Atlanta Journal-Constitution, June 29, p. Q8.
Feaster, Felicia, “Kiss and Tell,” rev., Creative Loafing, June 13.
Joyner, Heather, “Keys to Two Personal Kingdoms,” rev., ill., Metro Pulse Knoxville, Jan 4, p.20.
2000 Makrandi, Nandini, “Beyond the Frame: Pam Longobardi + Catherine McCarthy”, catalog,
Knoxville Museum of Art • Knoxville, TN.
Krainak, Paul, “world/world,” catalog essay for exhibition, Lowe Gallery.
Cullum, Jerry , “The world as theme park,” rev., ill. Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Nov 24, p. Q8.
Fox, Catherine, “Exploring our Best…” rev., ill. Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Feb 4, p. Q8.
Dooley, Timothy “Damp Edge,” catalog essay for exhibition, UNI Gallery of Art.
Feaster, Felicia, “Double Vision: Year in Arts Review,” Creative Loafing, January 1, p. 37
Bernstein, Susan, “You’re an Animal,” preview, ill. Style Magazine, Jan/Feb, p. 14.
Schonbak, Judith, “Atlanta’s Gallery Scene,” preview, ill. Atlanta Now , Jan/Feb, p. 39.
1999 Pessina, Maria, “Arte Crossover,” article, ill. Radar no. 64, El Universal/ Caracas, Venezuela, Mar 3..
Byrd, Cathy, “Atlanta Artists Considered for Whitney,” Creative Loafing, Aug 28, p. 45
SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Primo Piano Living Gallery • Lecce, Italy
Knestrick Contractors, Inc. • Nashville, TN.
City of Atlanta, Art in Public Places • Atlanta, GA.
Kilpatrick Stockton Attorneys • Atlanta, GA.
Blue Ocean Institute • Cold Spring Harbor, NY
Corcoran Gallery of Art • Washington, DC.
Knoxville Museum of Art • Knoxville, TN
Hyatt Regency International Hotel • Naples, FL
Arizona State University Art Museum • Tempe, AZ
Atlanta Hartsfield Airport, Immigration Concourse • Atlanta, GA
Softblox Computing Technologies • Atlanta, GA
Tweed Art Museum • Duluth, MN.
Saks Fifth Avenue • Atlanta, GA
Kennedy Art Museum • Athens, OH
MBL Life Assurance Corporation • NJ
Benziger Winery • Sonoma, CA
Hunter Museum of Art • Chattanooga, TN
Freeman-Hawkins Attorneys at Law • Atlanta, GA
Stockholders Systems • Atlanta, GA
Burroughs-Wellcome Pharmaceuticals • Ralleigh, NC
Instituto de Estudios Norteamericanos • Barcelona, Spain.
Miami Metropolitan Museum • Coral Gables, FL
Pratt Institute • New York, NY
Deloitte-Touche • Atlanta, GA
School of the Art Institute of Chicago • Chicago, IL.
Clapsadle-Baugnet • Minneapolis, MN.
Agnes Scott College Collection • Atlanta, GA
Tennessee State Museum • Nashville, TN
Taller Galeria Fort • Barcelona, Spain.
University of Tennessee Collection • Knoxville, TN
Montana State University Collection • Bozeman, MT
Present Primo Piano Livingallery • Lecce, Italy
Tinney Contemporary • Nashville, Tennessee.
ARTLIFEfortheworld • Venice, Italy
Sandler Hudson Gallery • Atlanta, Georgia
2006-2009 Metaphor Contemporary Art • Brooklyn, NY
2001-2004 Fay Gold Gallery • Atlanta, Georgia.
Sylvia Schmidt Gallery • New Orleans, LA
2001-1992 Lowe Gallery • Atlanta, Georgia.
Monique Knowlton Gallery • New York, NY
Leedy-Voulkos Gallery • Kansas City, Missouri.
1992-90 Kathryn Sermas Gallery • New York, NY.
CCA, Center for Contemporary Art • Chicago, Illinois