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Public Collections

racine art museum - racine, wi

arkansas arts center - little rock, ar

rockefeller university - new york, ny

allentown museum of art - allentown, pa

university of colorado art museum - bolder, co

university of iowa museum of art - iowa city, ia

crocker art museum - sacramento, ca

american museum of ceramic art - pomona, ca

arizona state university museum of art - tempe, az

mills college - oakland, ca

thayer academy - braintree, ma

muju sculpture park - muju, south korea

idyllwild school of music and art - idyllwild, ca

city college of new york - new york, ny

studio potter collection - goffstown, nh

arrowmount school of arts and crafts - gatlinburg, tn

metropolitan museum of art - new york, ny

museum of modern art - new york, ny

museum of fine arts -boston, ma

los angeles county museum of art - los angeles, ca

renwick gallery, national museum of american art/
          smithsonian institution - washington, d.c.

yale university art gallery  - new haven, ct

carnegie institute - pittsburgh, pa

princeton art museum - princeton, nj

brooklyn museum - brooklyn, ny

museum of arts and design - new york, ny

everson museum of art - syracuse, ny

grounds for sculpture - hamilton, nj

amore pacific museum of art - gyeonggi, south korea

longhouse foundation - east hampton, ny

boise art museum - boise, id

One Person Exhibitions

re institute - chaleff tablets and sculpture - boston corners, ny - 2016
katonah museum - duolith and three tablets - katonah, ny -  2013
morrison gallery - sculpture - kent, ct - 2013
seomi gallery - paul chaleff sculpture - seoul, korea - 2010
watson/macrae gallery - jars - sanibel, fl -2010
morgan lehman gallery - paul chaleff: j.a.s.s. - lakeville, ct - 2006
gallery pahk / dai ichi arts - paul chaleff sculpture - new york, ny - 2004
skh gallery - sculptural forms - great barrington ma - 2004
snyderman gallery - large constructed works in clay - philadelphia, pa - 2003
arkansas arts center - paul chaleff - decorative arts museum - little rock, ar - 2003
skh gallery - works in porcelain - great barrington, ma - 2003
new arts gallery  - vessels and forms for the garden -  litchfield, ct - 2003
skh gallery - vessels - great barrington, ma - 2002
davis and hall gallery - outdoor works - hudson, ny - 2001
snyderman gallery - paul chaleff - philadelphia, pa - 2000
dfn gallery - ceramic work from the  new studio - new york, ny - 2000
snyderman gallery sofa - new york, ny - 1999
mendelson gallery - paul chaleff -  washington, ct -1998
snyderman gallery - new works - philadelphia, pa - 1998
rosenberg gallery -  ceramic works - hofstra university, ny - 1997
snyderman gallery -  woodfired - philadelphia, pa -1997
mendelson gallery - indoors and outdoors - washington, ct - 1997
wisdom house - wood-fired works - litchfield, ct -1997
tremaine gallery - in parallel and in series - the hotchkiss school -  lakeville, ct -1996
gallery dai-ichi arts, ltd. - paul chaleff - new york, ny -1995
elizabeth harris gallery - recent ceramic work - new york, ny - 1995
the david collection - paul chaleff - new york, ny - 1994
snyderman gallery - crucibles - philadelphia, pa - 1994
elizabeth harris gallery - ceramic works - new york, ny - 1993
snyderman gallery - cauldrons, cogs, cones - philadelphia, pa - 1993
the works gallery - wood fired forms - philadelphia, pa -1993
mendelson gallery - paul chaleff - washington, ct - 1991
five points gallery -  paul chaleff - east chatham, ny        1991
kavesh gallery - recent work - ketchum, id -1991
paula allen gallery - cauldrons, seats  and other forms - new york, ny - 1989
the works gallery - paul chaleff - philadelphia, pa -1988
barrett house - paul chaleff ceramic work - dutchess county arts association - poughkeepsie, ny - 1988
paula allen gallery - jars and other forms -  new york, ny - 1987
signature gallery - chaleff at signature - boston, ma -1987
the allen/ wincor gallery - recent ceramic work - new york, ny - 1985
susan mcleod gallery - paul chaleff - sarasota, fl -1985
esther saks gallery -  paul chaleff - chicago, il - 1984
the hudson hall gallery - works by nancy meeker and paul chaleff - dutchess community college
     poughkeepsie, ny - 1983
jordan-volpe gallery - fire forms -  new york, ny - 1983
craftsmen’s gallery -  fired with wood - omaha, ne - 1982
gion gallery- paul chaleff - kyoto, japan - 1982
aaron faber gallery - new works - new york, ny - 1982
aaron faber gallery - paul chaleff and shigeyoshi morioka: wood-fired ceramic - new york, ny -1981
the white house - eighteen centerpieces - washington, d.c. - 1980
aaron faber gallery - paul chaleff: wood fired work - new york, ny - 1980
ringwood manor museum  - new ceramic work - ringwood, nj -1974
ringwood manor museum - paul chaleff - ringwood, nj -1972


two cauldrons – 2008 - glazed ceramic – grounds for sculpture, hamilton, nj

cauldron and jar – 2007, glazed ceraic. jeffrey stark, pine plains, ny.

zabriskie cauldron – 2006 - glazed ceramic. philip and beverley zabriskie, gallatan, ny.

jared branfman memorial fountain –  2006, 192”x 192”x 42” granite. thayer academy, braintree, ma. installation –june 2007.

lying with. 2006. 22”x 96”x 60”, glazed ceramic with steel, copper and lead. evelyn steffanson nef at ultima thule (hugh jacobson architect) great barrington. ma.

colossal jar in greens. 2006.  54” x 33”, glazed ceramic. henry and jane eckert for darryl pottorf

boat-shaped cauldron. 2006 31” x 74” x 34”, glazed ceramic, lori price, new paltz, ny.

sluice, 2003,  60” x 36” x 50”, glazed porcelain.  bettina whyte for merrimac farm, amenia, ny.

fountain # 7,  2006, 54” x 56” x 36”, ceramic, copper, lead and tin on stone base for gretchen stearns, richard weininger, claverlack, ny.

split form # 1. 2003, 120”x 74”x 144”, ceramic with copper and lead inlay on a concrete and steel base for john and gwen greene, pine plains, ny.

fountain #4, 2001, 50”x52”x38”, ceramic, copper and lead on a stone base for harlee manor, springfield, pa.

fountain #1, 2000, 38”x 38”x 38”, ceramic copper, lead on a stone base for anthony schnelling and bettina whyte, merrimac farm, ny.

duolith, 1999, 96”x 96”x 74”, ceramic, copper, lead on a concrete base for john and robin horn, little rock, ar.

lightbreaker, 1997, 96”x 96” x 70”, ceramic, copper lead on a steel base for john and gwen greene, pine plains, ny.

cog, cone, and table with stone. 1996 ceramic and stone. three large sculptures for louis and sharon korman, litchfield, ct.

david - 2014 – glazed ceramic sculpture- hila richardson, millerton, ny

black force i – 2012 – glazed ceramic- won dharma center, claverack, ny

left,right – 2010 – glazed ceramic -  kenneth and marabeth tyler, sharon, ct

sa terma – 2009 – glazed ceramic - , michael gordon, great barrington, ma

black boat cauldron – 2009 - glazed ceramic – fred and lori berliner, pine plains, ny

cauldron with swirl, 1996. 52”x 52” x 31”, ceramic on stone for anthony schnelling, merrimac farm, amenia, ny.

cog, cauldron and auger, 1995. three pieces in outdoor setting for jerry and dina wind, gladwyne, pa.

three cogs, 1995. three cogs in outdoor setting for jane and leonard korman, fort washington, pa.



potter’s will – film by ben hagari –
sculpture center, long island city, ny - 2015
tel aviv museum of art, rose museum of art. israel - 2016
brandeis university - 2016

paul chaleff at the noguchi museum –film – noguchi museum – 2013

paul chaleff – hofstra university - 2017

die hard - large jars featured - 2oth century fox - 1987 



Selected Group Exhibitions

108 contemporary living with art- the newman collection - curated by holbrook lawson
          tulsa, oklahoma 2017
armory art center ceramic mind field – contemporary clay and ceramics - curated by peter callas
           west palm beach, fl 2015
university of colorado art museum - the anxiety of influence - curated by lisa tamiris becker and kim dickey
          boulder, co 2011
crocker museum the vase and beyond, collection of sidney swidler, sacramento, ca 2010
jingdezhen ceramic institute yu shu benefit - jingdezhen, china 2010
grounds for sculpture masters in clay - hamilton, nj 2008
kalamazoo institute of the arts the art of the teapot - kalamazoo, mi 2006
southwest school of art and craft visceral vessel - san antonio, tx 2005
national monument to women faces of the fallen - in military service for america
          arlington national cemetery 2005 - 2009
grimaldis gallery ceramic sculpture: anthony caro, paul chaleff, demetri hadzi - baltimore, md 2005
academy art museum particles and passion: the art of clay easton, md 2005
arkansas center for the arts celebrating contemporary craft - curated by alan dubois
          little rock, ar 2003-2004
seton gallery, university of new haven the fire within - new haven, ct 2004
canzani center gallery 21st century ceramics in the united states and canada
          columbus college of art and design - columbus, ohcurated by william hunt 2003
the museum of contemporary art clay of georgia curated by rick berman atlanta, ga 2003
hofstra museum tabletop - hempstead, ny 2002
time and space limited group exhibition hudson, ny curated by john davis, 2002
yale university art gallery new acquisitions new haven, ct 2000 - 2001
arkansas arts center living with form, the horn collection of contemporary crafts
          little rock, ar 2000
baltimore clayworks sublime servers sublime servers traveled to: baltimore, md 2000  
          greenwich house gallery new york, ny 2000,
          james a. michener museum doylestown, pa 2000
university of iowa museum of art - different stokes, curated by chuck hindes and randy johnston
          iowa city, ia 1999
arkansas arts center born of ashes: woodfired ceramics curated by alan dubois little rock, ar 1999
metropolitan museum of art - clay into art; contemporary ceramics from the collection
           of the metropolitan museum of art curated by j. stewart johnson and jane adlin
           new york, ny 1998-1999
new wagner gallery wood, fire, clay curated by dan anderson southern illinois university
          edwardsville, il 1998
the clay place clay artists represented in the carnegie institute collection pittsburgh, pa 1998
hofstra museum 1998 faculty exhibition hempstead, ny 1998
gallery korea friendship in clay: contemporary traveled to ceramic art by korean and
          north american artists korean cultural service new york, ny 1997
holtzman art gallery towson university towson, md 1998
queens library gallery forms & transformations: current expressions in ceramics,
          from art to industry. curated by judy schwartz queens, ny 1997
muju sculpture park korea’s clay and fire - muju, korea 1996-1997
snyderman gallery sit on it: seating designs made by artists - philadelphia, pa 1996
boise art museum object of the month - boise, id 1994
university of iowa museum of art joan mannheimer collects - iowa city, ia 1994
the jewish museum - elsa mott ives gallery, garden in the gallery curated by laura kruger
          new york, ny 1994
art gallery, montgomery college contemporary ceramic sculpture - rockville, md 1993
university of iowa museum of art woodfire 91- iowa city, ia 1991
sykes gallery ceramics invitational exhibition - millersville university - millersville, pa 1991
american craft museum new acquisitions - new york, ny 1991
everson museum of art ceramic national - baltimore clayworks gallery n.e.a. fellowship recipients
          baltimore, md 1990
university of oregon museum of art ashen beauty curated by peter held ashen beauty
          traveled to: eugene, or 1990-1992  boise state university gallery - boise, id
          nora eccles harrison museum of art utah state university, logan, ut
          gardiner art gallery oklahoma state university, stillwater, ok
          luckenbach mill gallery bethlehem, pa
          cheney-cowles memorial museum spokane, wa
          coos art museum coos bay, or
          the arts and sciences center pine bluff, ak
          tacoma art museum tacoma, wa
          mondak heritage center sidney, mt
          hockaday center for the arts kalispell, mt
          holter museum of art helena, mt
everson museum of art -  fragile blossoms, enduring earth traveled to: syracuse, ny 1989-1990
          aspen center for the arts aspen, co
          american craft museum new york, new york, ny 1989
          farmington arts center oriental influence farmington, ct 1989
mid-hudson science and arts center hudson valley artists - poughkeepsie, ny 1988
museum of modern art design - new york, ny 1984-1988
american craft museum benefit auction - new york, ny 1988
japan society japanese influence - new york, ny 1987
american craft museum benefit auction - new york, ny 1987
mid-hudson science and arts center small works in clay - poughkeepsie, ny 1986
sun valley center gallery clay: an exhibition of ceramic work by visiting artists to the sun valley center
          ketchum, id 1986
maryland institute clay in the east - baltimore, md 1986
lowe art gallery faculty exhibition - syracuse, ny 1985
kohler art center clay: everyday plus sunday - sheboygan, wi 1985
american craft museum benefit auction - new york, ny 1985
joe and emily lowe art gallery faculty exhibition -  1985
art complex museum the way of tea: american art for the japanese tea ceremony - duxbury, ma 1985
hammond museum japanese influence - north salem, ny 1985
st. louis community college woodfired in america - st. louis, mo 1985
university center gallery platters and related forms - southern illinois university edwardsville, il 1984
san francisco airport national crafts exhibit - san francisco, ca 1984
white house state dinner for president shagari - washington, dc 1980
democratic governor’s conference american crafts - atlantic city, nj 1980
dutchess community college stissing hollow crafts - poughkeepsie, ny 1978
wakayama prefectural museum prefectural exhibition - wakayama, japan 1976
triangle theater city college artists - new york, ny 1970
kaleidoscope gallery five young artists - katonah, ny 1968

selected books, reviews and catalogs

2000 - present

holbrook lawson, “living with art: the newman collection” catalog- 108 contemporary, tulsa, ok 2017
shawn hancock,“artistic legacy in ancram“ chronogram (arts journal of columbia county, ny)
           november, 2014
leon graham “letting go and other ideas” compass (dutchess county, ny) july, 2014
ryo noh ,“a festival of art”, the korea times – westchester edition july, 16, 2013
lee jae un. “earth, the world of noble silence” wolgang misool (monthly art) korea, january, 2011
kim young-na. “paul chaleff’s clay sculptures” space, korea, pp 102-103 january 2011
“paul chaleff at gallery seomi” environment and landscape architecture of korea, january 2011
shon jung mi. “do you feel it? the energy of a lion” chosan ilbo, (chosan daily) korea, november 23, 2010
robert c. morgan, “the point of transition: ceramic sculpture by paul chaleff”, gallery seomi, 2010
“collection of sidney swidler”, crocker museum of art. sacramento, ca 2010
“anxiety of influence”, university of colorado museum of art, boulder co 2010
“american artist organizes exhibition to benefit the survivors of the yu shu earthquake”
          wenhua zhoukan (chinese newspaper) may 5, 2010
wvu – jci international ceramic studios, wenhua zhoukan (chinese newspaper from jingdezhen, china)
           may 26, 2010
benjamin genoccio. “masterful sculptures formed of clay”, the new york times, arts and entertainment,
          july 27, 2008
erika alexia tsoukanelis. “a view to dream”, inside out, july/august 2008
“masters in clay” grounds for sculpture, hamilton new jersey. 2008
ilene dube, “mystic clay” packet online for central new jersey <packetonline.com>, may 22, 2008
dan bischoff, “exploring the complexities of clay” the star ledger, sunday may 8, 2008
patricia pelehach, “paul chaleff’s re-engineered vision”. ceramics art and perception (australia) volume 6
          april 2006
laurence bach. “connecting cultures: paros island greece 2005”. ceramics technical (australia)
dan r. goddard. “southwest school’s vessels stress form over function”. san antonio express news,
          sunday october 2, 2005
marsha spyridoyannakis, “art and tradition: connecting cultures in paros”. paros life (greece).
          number 84. august 2005
abigail esman. “shaped by tragedy”, american style, volume11 number 5. june 2005
d. dominick lombardi. “inside out”, new york times, arts and entertainment westchester ed.
          15 august, 2004
lauren lochetto. “campus close up”, the chronicle (hofstra university) 29 april 2004.
d. dominick lombardi. “passionate fire 2003:wood fired ceramics”.
new york times arts and entertainment westchester ed.:6 7 december 2003
nicole edwards. “out of the ashes, artists join forces to exhibit ceramic works”.
       poughkeepsie journal, the arts. 31 october 2003
beth elaine wilson, roy gumpel. “shaping a life”, upstate house, october 2003
lipsey, roger. “passionate fire: woodfirers of the hudson valley”.
ceramics: art and perceptionno. 53. 2003
john blee. “artwrap” , the george towner, july 10, 2003
tony moore. “passionate fire” ceramics technical, vol. 16. may 2003
connie chavez. “artopsy”. the chronicle, (hofstra university) 5 december 2002
harrision, helen. “art review”. new york times li. ed.:13. 13 october 2002
louise allison court. “a short history of woodfiring in america.” the log book, issue 9, 2002
ariella budick. “‘tabletop’ items that express our emotions.” newsday, 6 september, 2002
“paul chaleff at skh.” the advocate (berkshire county, ma), june 26, 2002
gallery shows.” the paper (tri-state), july 1-15, 2002
“paul chaleff’s vessels.” the advocate (berkshire county, ma), june 12, 2002
“may is crafts month.” chronogram, may, 2002
tabletop: works from the long island craft guild. emily lowe gallery, hofstra museum, 2002
“crafts in a landscape: a tour of contemporary artisan studios in columbia county.”
          the country and abroad, may 2002
anthony caro, clay sculptures. galerie besson (london), june 2002
yale university art gallery bulletin. yale university art gallery, 2001
sean springer. “artists working in diverse media, open show at favorite gallery.”
        register star (hudson, ny), august 5, 2001
“paul chaleff, associate professor of fine arts, art history and graduate humanities.”
        hofstra pride, august 2001
charlotte speight and john toki. hands in clay. mayfield press, 1988, 1989, 1995, 1999, 2001
jonathan fairbanks, angela fina, and christopher gustin. the contemporary potter,
        rockport publishers, 2000
daniel rhodes and robin hopper. clay and glazes for the potter. great britain:, black publishing 2000
“the horn collection of contemporary art.” ceramics monthly, december 2000
channing gray. “ric show highlights japanese pottery techniques”.
         the providence journal november16, 2000
barbara campbell-allen. “expanding horizons or tunnel vision.", ceramics technical november 2000
susan peterson. contemporary ceramics. watson guptill, 2000
alan dubois, michael monroe. living with form: the horn collection of contemporary crafts,
         arkansas arts center, 2000
susan peterson. the craft and art of clay, prentice hall, 2000
“paul chaleff: acquisition”, yale university art gallery bulletin, 2000



professor of art hofstra university, hempstead, ny 2003- present
associate professor of art hofstra university, hempstead, ny 1997- 2003
visiting associate professor hunter college, new york, ny 1994-1995
adjunct associate professor, hunter college, new york, ny 1988-1990
visiting artist syracuse university graduate school of art, syracuse, ny 1985-1986
visiting artist parsons school of design, new york, ny 1983-1984
lecturer city college of new york, new york, ny 1972-1975
visiting artist ringwood manor museum association of the arts, ringwood, nj 1972-1974
teaching fellow city college of new york 1969 - 1971
teaching assistant city college of new york 1968-1969


Selected Lectures, Workshops and Panels

2000 - Present

lecture/ teaching thinking in clay - bezalel art school, hebrew university, - jerusalem, israel 2016
lecture/ demonstration thinking in clay - benjamini art center, tel aviv, israel 2016
lecture development of a clay artist - hudson, ny artists group 2015
lecture collaborations in clay - wassaic project, new york 2014
artist residency/ lecture- development of a clay artist - noguchi museum, new york 2013
lecture/panel science and art: the source of creativity - won buddhist society, seoul, korea 2010
artist residency/lecture- collaborative work of anthony caro and paul chaleff -
        jingdezhen ceramic institute, jingdezhen, china 2010
lecture- collaborative work of anthony caro and paul chaleff ewha womans university,
        seoul korea 2010
lecture - collaborative work of anthony caro and paul chaleff hongik university, seoul, korea 2010
lecture - collaborative work of anthony caro and paul chaleff - central academy of fine art –
       beijing 2010
workshop- large scale sculpture with clay - canton clayworks, canton ct 2007
lecture the development of a clay artist - university of massachusetts, dartmouth
       dartmouth, ma 2006
lecture the development of a clay artist
rhode island college providence, ri 2006 - workshop paros international pithoi symposium
       paros island, greece 2005
workshop advanced methods of throwing 92nd street y. new york, ny 2005
lecture the development of a clay artist - arkansas arts center, little rock, ar 2004
lecture the development of a clay artist - independent schools art instructors
       association conference, ny 2003
panelist / lecture finding one’s own voice: assimilating the japanese experience nceca san diego, ca 2003
visiting artist / lecture university of iowa graduate school of art 2003
lecture talking art .hotchkiss school - lakeville, ct 2001
lecture rhode island college - providence, ri 2001
panelist moderator of aesthetics panel and panelist on education panel, different stokes, woodfire