EDUCATION        

2012               M.F.A. The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio - magna cum laude

2010               B.F.A. Rhode Island College, Providence, Rhode Island - magna cum laude  

                                      Studio Concentration in Printmaking

                                      Minor in Art History

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

Current            Adjunct Instructor, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI

                        Art 101 Beginning Drawing, Art 104 Design I, and Art 205 Two-Dimensional Synthesis

Current            Screen-Printing Instructor, As220 Print Studio, Providence, RI

2014 – 2015    Visiting Assistant Professor, University of Central Arkansas, Conway, Arkansas

1310 2D Design, 3343 Printmaking I, and 3344 Printmaking II 

2011 – 2013      Lecturer, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Oho

                         Art 2100 Visual Studies: Beginning Drawing, Art 2516, Introduction to Printmaking I: Relief and Intaglio

 2013                Exhibitions Preparator, The Wexner Center for the Arts, Columbus, Ohio

                         Installed and de-installed exhibitions for Christian Marclay and Annie Leibovitz

2010 – 2011      Graduate Teaching Associate, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

 

RESIDENCIES AND INTERNSHIPS

2013 – 2014     Instructor/Artist-in-Residence, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, Kansas

Introduction to Printmaking, Silkscreen and Digital Printmaking, Large Format

Printmaking, Experimental Printmaking, and Beginning Drawing

2013                 Internship, Island Press Contemporary Editions, St. Louis, Missouri

                         Printed editions for artists Ann Hamilton, Trenton Doyle Hancock, and James Sienna 

2011                  Artist-in-Residence, Summer Studio Program, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017          NOT Compatible 2: New Works by John Paul McCaughey, As220 Gallery, Providence, RI

2014         NOT Compatible: New Works by John McCaughey, Lawrence Arts Center Gallery, Lawrence, KS

2013         The New Aesthetic, Gallery 19, Chicago, IL

2010        Urban Dystopia, Miami University Middletown Gallery, Middletown, OH

2009       New Works by John McCaughey, Sine Cera Gallery, Providence, RI

                Source of Light, Hive Gallery, Pawtucket, RI 

 

GROUP AND JURIED EXHIBITIONS (Selected)

2015       Practice What You Preach, Baum Gallery, The University of Central Arkansas, Conway, AR

2014       Under Pressure, Historic Arkansas Museum, Little Rock, AR

2013        Arts, Objects, and Politics, Gallery 19, Chicago, IL

                Eye Of The Beholder, Circle Gallery, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD

                MAPC Juried Members Exhibition, McDonough Museum of Art, Youngstown, OH

2012        Strange Glue: Collage at 100, Thompson Gallery Weston College, Weston, MA

                Common Space International Print Exhibition, Rueff Gallery, Purdue University, W. Lafayette, IN

                OSU Visiting Artists and Lecturers Exhibition, Swing Space Gallery, Columbus, OH

                National Collage Society 28th Annual Juried Exhibition, Berman Museum of Art, Collegeville, PA

                MFA Thesis Exhibition, Urban Arts Space, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

                The Big Ten Print Exchange Exhibition, Sheraton Hotel, New Orleans, LA

2011         Kingsville-Inksville, Ben Bailey Gallery, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Kingsville, TX

                ReMake, ReNew, ReUse Exhibition, Marygrove College, Detroit, MI

                New Works on Paper, Las Manos Gallery, Chicago, IL

                VCU Summer Exhibition, FAB Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

   Print International of Cadaques – Taller Galeria Fort, Girona, Spain

2010        Collective 1st Annual Juried Exhibition – Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA

2009       New work by John McCaughey, Deanna Hope, and Roberta Sulls - AS220, Providence, RI

                John McCaughey and Melissa Brown - Rhode Island College Presidents Gallery, Providence, RI

2008      Certain Shades of Gray – Firehouse no. 13 Gallery, Providence, RI

 

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

Lithography, Water and Oil-based Intaglio, Water and Oil-based Relief Printing, Serigraphy (Silkscreen), Monotype/Monoprint, Letterpress, Digital and Photomechanical Printmaking Processes, Solarplate, Oil and Acrylic Painting, Watercolor, Drawing, Collage, 2D/3D Installation, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Final Cut Pro, CNC Routing via ShopBot, and Microsoft Office.

Curatorial Duties, Installation, Carpentry, Custom Framing, Matting & Mounting, Packing, and Shipping  

 

HONORS, GRANTS, AND AWARDS

2014       UCA Foundation Faculty Grant $1130

2013       Lawrence Art Center Professional Development Grant $500

               GCAC Professional Development Grant $975

2012        Charles Massey Jr. Printmaking Fund $250

                Fergus Family Travel Scholarship $250

                Fergus Family Scholarship for Thesis Research $500

2011         Antonio Cirino Memorial Art Education Fellowship $4,000

                Charles Massey Jr. Printmaking Fund $200

                Honorable Mention at the 31st Mini Print International of Cadaques, Spain

                Gilmore Art Scholarship $150

2010        Bob and Ann DeStefano Grant for Honors Research $1,000

2009       Honorable Mention at the Rhode Island Open 23: Warwick Museum of Art – Juried Exhibition

                Rhode Island College Talent Award in Art (Junior/Senior Division) $660

                Bob and Ann DeStefano Grant for Undergraduate Research $1,500

2008       Rhode Island College Talent Award in Art (Junior/Senior Division) $660 

                2nd Place at the Rhode Island Open 22: Warwick Museum of Art - Juried Exhibition

2007       Rhode Island College Talent Award in Art (Freshmen/Sophomore Division) $800

 

VISITING ARTIST LECTURES AND DEMONSTRATIONS

2014       Visiting Artist, Hendrix College, Conway, AR

2013       Visiting Artist, Washburn Rural High, Topeka, KS

               Sintra, A New Alternative for Printmakers, LAC, Lawrence, KS

               Relief Printmaking Workshop, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

2012       Demonstration: Sintra: A New Alternative for Printmakers, As220 PrintShop, Providence, RI    

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS / OTHER PROJECTS

2021       SGC International Print Conference: Providence 2021 - Proposal and Conference Coordinator

2015       Exchange IX: Contemporary Prints, Rueff Gallery, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2014       World Record Holder: Largest screen-print ever printed – 80 feet long, Harrison, AR

               Hot Off The Press!, Henderson State University, Arkadelphia, AR

               Taking Art to the Streets, Conway ArtsFest, Conway, AR

               Relief Carving Workshop, Conway ArtsFest, Coneay, AR

               Steamroller Printmaking Event, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS

2013       The Big Ten Print Exchange Exhibition, Lawrence Arts Center, Lawrence, KS

2012       The Big Ten Print Exchange Exhibition, Sheraton Hotel, New Orleans, LA

2011        Kingsville-INKsville, Ben Bailey Gallery, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Kingsville, TX

               The Big Ten Print Exchange, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH

2008      Certain Shades of Grey - Firehouse No.13 Gallery, Providence, RI  

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

AS220, 115 Empire St, Providence, Rhode Island 02903 

SGCI (Southern Graphics Council Int.) 2047 Pinemount Blvd.  Statesboro, Georgia 30461  

 

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS / COMMISSIONS  

Andrew Au Collection, Artist, 2010

Bruce Ream Collection, Sine Sera Gallery Director, 2010

Carey Bledsoe Collection, The Hive Gallery Director, 2009

Cynthia Duffy Collection, 2009-2010

David Upegi Collection, 2010

Mathew Duthie Collection, 2013

Stephen Fisher Collection, Artist, 2010

Derek and Stacy Haywood Collection, 2014

Thomas Cobb Collection, Author of Crazy Heart, 2010

Todd and Elise Hamilton Collection, 2011

Vis’ a Vis’ Hair Salon, Providence, RI, 2010

Yizhak Elyashiv Collection, Artist, 2010

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS / COMMISSIONS

As220 Print Archives, Providence, RI, 2009

Hendrix College Archives, Conway, Arkansas 2014

Purdue University Print Archives, West Lafayette, Indiana, 2012

SGC International Archives, Kennesaw State University, Kennesaw, Georgia, 2012