PAUL HEROUX

EDUCATION

School of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts: Masters of the Studio, 1970
School of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts: 4th Year Diploma, 1969

AWARDS

Maine Arts Commission Individual Artist Fellowship, 1997
Boston Museum School Traveling Scholarship for Alumni, 1985
Rebecca Joslin Traveling Scholarship, 1970
Museum School Scholarships, 1967-1969

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Art Lecturer, Bates College, Lewiston, Maine, 1983-present
Instructor of Ceramics, Session Six, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, 2004
Summer Workshop, Volunteer Teacher for P.W.A. Workshop at Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, North Edgecomb, Maine, June, 2003
Instructor of Ceramics, Open Door, Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, 1989
Instructor of Ceramics, Portland School of Art, Winter Semester, 1986
Arts Faculty for Gifted and Talented Summer Program of the State of Maine, 1984-1988
Visiting Artists in the Schools, Maine Commission for the Arts and Humanities, 1976
Instructor of Ceramics, Craft School, Lewiston, Maine, 1973-1976
Instructor of Drawing, Boston Museum Night School, 1969-1970

EXHIBITS

2006 June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, Maine
2006 Watershed Anniversary Show, The Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, Massachusetts
2006 Platters and Plates, Chester Springs Studio, Chester Springs, Pennsylvania
2005 The Visceral Vessel, Southwest School of Art and Craft, San Antonia, Texas
2005 Touchstones, June La Combe Gallery, Pownal, Maine
2005 Group Show, Endless Variations: Shino Review, Baltimore Clayworks, Baltimore, Maryland
2005 Group Show, Salt, Soda, and Slip, The Potters Guild of Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
2004 Group Show, Creations in Clay, Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire
2004 Group Show, 20/20 Envision, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, Maine and University of New England, Westbrook Campus, Portland, Maine
2003 Invitational Ceramic Show, Worcester Center for Crafts, Worcester, Massachusetts
2003 Group Show, Focal Point, June LaCombe Gallery, Pownal, Maine
2003 Four Person Show, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, Maine
2003 Group Show, 29th Annual Show, Old Church Cultural Center, Demarest, New Jersey
2001 Five Person Show, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, Maine
2001 Group Show, 27th Annual Pottery Show, Old Church Cultural Center, Demarest, New Jersey
2000 Two Person Show, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
1999 Group Show, Vessel Language, Greenwich House Pottery, New York, New York
1998 Two Person Show, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
1997 Five Person Show, Sculptural Ceramics, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
1997 Group Show, Artful Crafts That Work, Hopkins House Gallery, Haddon, New Jersey
1997 Group Show, Contemporary Ceramics, Round Top Center, Damariscotta, Maine
1997 Five Person Show, Teapots and Pitchers, Maine Coast Artists, Rockland, Maine
1997 One Man Show, Ten Year Review of Ceramics, Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, Maine
1997 Two Man Show, Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York City, New York
1996 Solo Show, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston Massachusetts
1995 Makers '95, Juried Show, Maine Crafts Association, Colby College Museum, Watervi
1994 Functional Ceramics, Curated show at the Wayne Center for the Arts, Wooster, Ohio 1993 Makers '93, Juried Show, Maine Crafts Association, Portland Museum
1993-94 Nine Person Show, Migrant Within II, Regional Traveling Show
1993 Solo Show, Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York City, New York
1992 Juried Show, It Works, Maine Crafts Association, Presque Isle, Maine
1992 Six Person Show, Gender and Identity, Baxter Gallery, Portland, Maine
1992 Maine Coast Artist, Juried Invitational, Rockport, Maine
1991 Solo Show, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine
1990 Five Person Show, Maine Coast Artists, Rockport, Maine
1990 One Man Show, Nancy Margolis Gallery, New York City, New York
1990 Makers '90, Juried Show, Maine Crafts Association, Olin Museum, Lewiston, Maine
1990 Five Person Show, Maine Coast Artists, Rockland, Maine
1989 Three Person Show, Harcus Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
1988 Two Person Show, Barridoff Galleries, Portland, Maine
1988 Juried Show, Maine Coast Artists, Rockland, Maine
1988 Makers '88, Juried Show, Maine Crafts Association, Baxter Gallery, Portland, Maine
1987 Two Person Show, Barridoff Galleries, Portland, Maine
1987 Two Person Show, R.C. Erpf Gallery, New York, New York
1987 Maine Teachers Show, Maine Coast Artists, Rockland, Maine
1986 Three Person Show, Harcus Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
1985 Traveling Scholarships Show, Boston Museum of Fine Arts
1985 Five Person Show, Charleston Museum of Fine Arts, Charleston, North Carolina
1985 Four Person Show, Convergence Gallery, New York, New York
1985 Boston Museum School Alumni Show, Harcus Gallery
1984 N.C.E.C.A. Juried Show, Boston, Massachusetts
1984 Makers '84, Juried Biennial, Maine Crafts Association, Portland, Maine
1984 Two Person Show, Barridoff Galleries, Portland, Maine
1984 Group Show, Bette Stoler Gallery, New York, New York
1982 Group Show, Convergence Gallery, New York, New York
1982 Group Show, Hadler/Rodriguez Galleries, Houston, Texas
1982 Two Person Show, Barridoff Galleries, Portland, Maine
1980 One Man Show, Barridoff Galleries, Portland, Maine
1973 Two Person Show, Harcus-Krakow, Newbury Street, Boston, Massachusetts

INSTALLATIONS

Wall installations of nine large plates for Fidelity Investment Bank, Kentucky
Exterior installation of seven large plates, Sonesta Hotel, Anguilla, British West Indies
Two Jars, 28" x 19" each, Harcourt Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts
Tile Mural, 16' Circular Mosaic, Lobby of the Department of Marine Resources, Boothbay Harbor, Maine
Tile Mural, Three Shaped Panels on wall 8 x 24, Riverview School, South Gardiner, Maine
Tile Mural, 60" x 480", NMVTI, Presque Isle, Maine
Tile Mural and Free Standing Columns, 480" x 96", Margaret Chase Smith School, Sanford, Maine
Tile Water Wall, 108" x 108", SMVTI, South Portland, Maine
Tile Water Wall, 108" x 180", with Pool and Free Standing Columns. Collaboration with Katherine Porter for Sonesta Hotel Corporation, Key Biscayne, Florida
Tile Mural, 88" x 88", Courtyard Entrance of David Rowle Associates, Charleston, South Carolina
Four Jars, 26" x 19", each entrance area, Sonesta Hotel, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Tile Mural, 84" x 312", Lobby Wall, Deering High School, Portland, Maine

COLLECTIONS

Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire
The Jones Museum of Glass and Ceramics, Sebago, Maine
Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, Maine
Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Brunswick, Maine
De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts
The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts
Graham Gund, Boston, Massachusetts
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, Maine
Sonesta Hotel Corporation, Boston, Massachusetts, Key Biscayne, Florida and Anguilla, British West Indies
Harcourt Corporation, Massachusetts
Fidelity Investment, Kentucky and Boston

BOOKS AND CATALOGUES

Fina, Angela, and Christopher Gustin. The Best of Pottery. Gloucester, Massachusetts: Rockport Publishers, Inc., 1998, p. 111
Isaacson, Philip. A Short Walk Around the Pyramids and through the World of Art. New York: Alfred A. Knopp, 1993, p. 62
Beem, Edgar Allen. Maine Art Now. Gardiner, Maine: The Dog Ear Press, 1990, pp. 121-124
Land, Lesley. More Great New England Recipes. Dublin, New Hampshire: Yankee Publishing, Inc., 1985, pp. 168-174

PERIODICALS AND REVIEWS

Ceramics Monthly, Sept., 2003
Art and Perception, Issue 49, 2002, pp. 14-16
"Low Country, High Style." House and Gardens. Aug., 1998, p. 105
Land, Lesley. "A Contemporary Kitchen Garden." Food and Wine. March, 1991, pp. 85-90
Isaacson, Philip. "Paul Heroux at the Portland Museum of Art (Portland, Maine)." American Ceramics. Vol. 9, No. 3, 1991
Isaacson, Philip. "Invitational." Maine Sunday Telegram, July 15, 1990
Crichlow, Beth. "Getting Things Right." Down East. Oct. 1989, pp. 49-51, 73
"Integral Art." American Craft. June/July 1988, p. 76
Magro, Benjamin. "Art You Can Sit On." Down East. Feb. 1988, pp. 52-55
Miller, Sherry. "Learning to Enjoy the Fruits of Success." Maine Sunday Telegram, Dec. 6, 1987
Bonetti, Daniel. "The Harcus Gallery." The Boston Phoenix, April 15, 1986: Section 3
Isaacson, Philip. "Painter and Potter Prove Their Appeal." Maine Sunday Telegram, Dec. 28, 1986: Art Section
"The Vessel." The Studio Potter. Vol. 12, No. 2, June 1984, p. 5
Beem, Edgar Allen. "Inspired Works of Common Clay." Maine Times, Feb. 24, 1984
Isaacson, Philip. "Sculpture or Painting?" Maine Sunday Telegram, Feb. 18, 1984
Beem, Edgar Allen. "Paul Heroux Ceramics." Maine Times, Jan. 20, 1984

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