Phyllis Hammond

Born in Elizabeth, New Jersey, Hammond grew up in Melrose, Massachusetts.


1962- Bachelor of Science in Education , Tufts University, Medford, MA
1954 – 1960- Attended School of Museum Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Hammond was the first American woman to work and study at the Kyoto City College of Fine Arts in Kyoto, Japan. Hammond returned to NY to establish a studio in Scarborough, until 1998.  Since1999 she has lived and worked in Springs, East Hampton, New York.

Selected Exhibitions:

2014  “Colorific”, Chase Edwards Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY
“Artists of the Springs Invitational”, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY
2013  Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY
“Art Miami”, Denise Bibro Fine Art, Miami, FL
“OHLE Brasil”, Museo Mube, San Paolo, Brasil
2012  “Southampton Art Fair”, Denise Bibro Gallery, Southampton, NY
“V Salón Internacional de Escultura Contemporánea”, Museo Metropolitano de Buenos Aires,  Buenos Aires, Argentina
2011  Ashawagh Hall,   Springs Invitational ,  East Hampton, NY
Studio Tour,   Artists Alliance of East Hampton, NY
2009- Mark Borghi Fine Arts Gallery,  Bridgehampton, NY.
2009 – 2011- 23rd Ube Biennale Tokiwa Museum, Ube, Japan.
2011- Ashawagh Hall,  Springs Invitational , East Hampton, NY
2011 Studio Tour,   Artists Alliance of East Hampton, NY
2002-  2010 Open Studio and Garden Tours,  East Hampton, NY Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY USA
1998    Exhibitions and Open Studio & Sculpture Garden, Scarborough NY
1990    112 Greene Street Gallery, NYC. New Sculpture.
1990    Pindar Gallery, Soho NYC. “New Works” Clay and Bronze
1989    Pindar Gallery, Soho NYC. “Visions/Revisions”.
1989    Benson Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY Bronze
1986    Pindar Gallery, Soho NYC:  “Excavations: Clay
1986    Hudson River Gallery, Ossining, NY   Retrospective exhibit.
1984    Noyes Museum, Ocean Ville, NJ: Curator Anne Fabbri, Retrospective.
1981    Mari Galleries, Mamaroneck, N. Y.
1981    Pindar Gallery, Soho, NYC: “Transitions”, Clay.
1979    Pindar Gallery, Soho, NYC “Emerging Images.” Clay
1979    Silvermine Guild of Artists, CT: 30th New England Exhibition of Paint & Sculpture.
1977    Museum of Fine Arts, Boston MA. “Art in Transition”.



Public Collections:

American Savings Bank, CorporateHeadquarters,White Plains, NY
Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT
Connecticut Commission for the Arts. Percentage for the Arts Program, Bronze Gateway
Memorial Hall Library, Andover, MA
Pratt Institute, Brooklyn N.Y
Schmeltzer, Aptaker, And Shepard Law Offices, Washington, D.C.
Centerpoint Office Complex,  Fair Oaks, VA Atrium: 10 ft Bronze
Cadillac Fairwell, Corporate Headquarters, White Plains, NY.
Guest Quarters Hotel, Bethesda, MD
Tokiwa Museum, Ube, Japan
Unitarian Fellowship in Mt. Kisco NY:  a sculptured wall commission


1992    Ragedale Foundation Residency, Lake Forest, ILL.
1991    University of Florida at Pensacola.  Finalist for a Sculpture Garden.
1990    Ragdale Artists Community Lake Forest, ILL.  – Fellowship
1986    Woman in Design International Compendium – Certificate of Outstanding Achievement
1985    State Legislative Office Building, Hartford – Finalist, Percent for the Arts Program.
1981    CT Commission: Portals for a school – Finalist.
1981    National Endowment for the Arts – Grant
1979    Mamaroneck Artist Guild Award – Juried by Mr. Doty, Whitney Museum Sculpture
1978    Westchester Art Society: Sculpture Award – Juried by John Bauer, Whitney Museum.
1964    Haystack Mountain School, Deer Island, ME: 1960- 62 Fellowships Award
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA: Fifth Year Invitational Scholarship. Clarissa Bartlett Traveling Scholarship, Japan