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Art in Public Places:

The von Liebig Art Center. Naples FL 2000

Orlando City Hall. Orlando, Florida 1995

University of Florida, Recreation & Fitness Center. Gainesville, FL 1992.

Sponsored by the Ham Museum of Art Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Tallahassee, FL 1991

Florida School for the Deaf & the Blind. St. Augustine, FL 1990

Tallahassee City Hall. Tallahassee FL 1986

Florida A&M University, School of Architecture.

Tallahassee, FL 1988 Metro-Dade Center. Miami, Florida 1985

Works in Public Collections:

Alabama Power Company. Birmingham, AL

American Express. Jacksonville, FL

Aristar Corporation. Miami, FL

AT&T Corporate Headquarters. Bridgewater, NJ

Bank South. Atlanta, GA

Bank of America. Jacksonville, FL & Tallahassee, FL Breakers Hotel. Miami, FL

Citibank International. Miami, FL Citicorp. Miami, FL Cleveland Clinic. Miami, FL

Credit Suisse. Miami, FL

Commonwealth Savings. Miami, FL

Cypress Savings Association. Plantation, FL

Daytona Museum of Arts & Sciences, Permanent Collection. Daytona Beach, FL

Design Matrix. Miami, FL Durham

Research Properties. Durham, NC

Eagle Service Group. Burns Harbor, IN

General Telephone of the Southeast, Regional Headquarters. Durham, NC

Gordon Laboratories. Carson, CA

Gunn/Jerkens Advertising. Long Beach, CA

Holy Comforter Episcopal Church. Tallahassee, FL

HBO- Home Box Office. Atlanta, GA

IBM Corporation. Charlotte, NC, Tallahassee, FL, Tampa, FL, & Thornwood, NY

K. International, Inc. Gurnee, IL

Kaiser Permanente. Raleigh, NC

Kenny Electric. Denver, CO

Kimberly-Clark. Appleton, WI

Krukowski & Costello, S.C. Milwaukee, WI

Lands’ End. Dodgeville, WI

Lee Moffett Cancer Center, University of South Florida Campus. Tampa, FL

Leroy Collins Leon County Public Library, Tallahassee, FL

Near North Insurance Co. Chicago, IL

City of Orlando. Orlando, FL

Pan American Bank. Miami, FL

Peavey Electronics Corporation. Meridian, MS

Pleasant Company (American Girl), Division of Mattel. Madison, WI

Rock Valley College. Rockford, IL College of Design, North Carolina State University. Raleigh, NC

Southeast Arkansas Civic Center. Permanent Collection. Pine Bluff, AK

Southern Bell Collection. Jacksonville, FL

Tallahassee City Hall. Tallahassee, FL

The Permanent Collection von Liebig Art Center / Naples Art Association. Naples, FL

The Permanent Collection LeMoyne Center for the Visual Arts. Tallahassee, FL

University of Wisconsin / Madison – Medical School. Madison, WI

Walt Disney World Corporation. Lake Buena Vista, FL

Wimmer Brothers Realty/Securities/Investments. Hales Corners, WI

Geoffrey Lardiere Commissions:

Adaron Development Corporation. Research Triangle, NC

Art in Public Places. Florida Department of Law Enforcement. Tallahassee, FL

Art in Public Places. Florida School for the Deaf and the Blind. St Augustine, FL

Art in Public Places. School of Architecture, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL

Art in Public Places. Recreation & Fitness Center, University of Florida. Gainesville, FL

Art in Public Places. The von Liebig Art Center. Naples FL

AT&T Corporate Headquarters. Bridgewater, NJ

Eagle Services Group, Burns Harbour, IN

IBM Corporate Headquarters. Thornwood, NY

IBM Corporation. Charlotte, NC


One Person:

Naples Art Association, Naples, FL 1996

Still-Zinsel Gallery, New Orleans, LA  1988

Center of the Arts, Vero Beach, FL 1986

Lemoyne Art Foundation, Tallahassee, FL 1986

Abilene Cultural Affairs Council, Abilene, TX 1985

Gallery 500, Philadelphia, PA 1985

Barbara Gillman Gallery, Miami, FL 1984

Gillman Gruen Galleries, Chicago, IL 1984

Southeast Arkansas Civic Center, Pine Bluff, AK 1984

Aaron-Hastings Gallery, New Orleans, LA 1983


Peninsula Art School Celebrate 40. Peninsula Art School. Fish Creek, WI 2005

Francis Hardy Center for the Arts. Art Studio Tour & Gallery Crawl. Ephraim, WI 2005

The von Liebig Art Center. Permanent Collection. Inaugural Artists Show. Naples, FL 1998

Naples Art Association, US Trust Company of Florida, Naples, FL 1996

Naples Art Association Group Show, Naples, FL 1995

United Arts Council, Marshall and Ilsley Trust Company of Florida, Naples, FL 1994

Arts in the Academy, National Academy of Sciences, Washington, DC 1991

Florida Department of State – Division of Cultural Affairs, Tallahassee, FL 1991

Broward Community College, Miami, FL 1991

Visual Arts Center of SW Florida, Panama City, FL 1991

Rivercenter Gallery, Memphis, TN 1990

Director’s Choice. Lemoyne Art Foundation, Tallahassee, FL 1990

Fontbonne College, St. Louise, MI 1990

Kennesaw State College, Atlanta, GA 1990

Premiere Opening Show, Gillman/Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, FL 1989

Owens/Patrick Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 1989

Somerhill Gallery Group Show, Chapel Hill, NC 1989

School of Architecture, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL 1987

Fabulous Florida. Hodgell-Gilman Gallery, Tampa, FL 1986

Driven to Abstraction. Nimbus Gallery, Dallas, TX 1986

South Campus Art Gallery. Miami, FL 1986

45th Annual Juried Exhibition. Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA 1985

Nimbus Gallery 10th Anniversary Show. Dallas, TX 1985

La Grange National IX. La Grange, GA 1984

Southeast Arkansas Civic Center. Pine Bluff, AK 1984

Paint and Surfaces. Florida State University Institute of Contemporary Art. Tallahassee, FL 1984

Galveston County Arts Council. Galveston, TX 1984

Gilman Galleries Group Show. Gilman Galleries. Chicago, IL 1984

Large Scale Paintings. Somerhill Gallery. Durham, NC 1984

The Weatherspoon Annual Exhibition. University of North Carolina. Greensboro, NC 1984

Rockford International Biennial ’83. Rockford College. Rockford, IL 1983

National Juried Art Exhibition. Brained Art Gallery, State University College of Arts & Science. Potsdam, NY 1983

Intermont Invitational. VA Intermont College. Bristol, VA 1983

15th Annual Arkansas Exhibition. Southeast Arkansas Civic Center. Pine Bluff, AK 1983

Abilene Fine Arts Museum. Abilene, TX 1982

3rd Annual Paper in Particular National Exhibition. Columbia College. Columbia, MO 1982

Faculty 82, Florida State University Fine Arts Institute for Contemporary Art. Tallahassee, FL 1982

The Four Arts Regionals, Florida State University Institute for Contemporary Art, Tallahassee, FL 1982

14th Annual Arkansas Exhibition, Southeast Arkansas Civic Center. Pine Bluff, AK 1982

Small Works Show, Barbara Gillman Gallery. Miami, FL 1982

Drawings & Prints: Southeast. The Florida Gulf Coast Arts Center. Belleair, FL 1982

Faculty Show, Florida State University Fines Arts Gallery. Tallahassee, FL 1982

Group Show, The Orlando Gallery. Los Angeles, LA 1980

35th Annual NC Artist Exhibition. North Carolina Museum of Art. Raleigh, NC

Geoffrey Lardiere Awards:

First Place. Summerfaire. Cincinnati, OH 1996

Poster Design Award. State Street Art Festival. Ann Arbor, MI 1995

First Place. Crosby Festival of the Arts. Toledo, OH 1995

First Place. Artists’ Showcase. Baptist Hospital Of Miami 1994

First Place. Summerfaire. Cincinnati, OH 1994 Patron Purchase Award. Miami Beach Festival of the Arts. Miami, FL 1994

Judges Selection. Winter Park Art Festival 1994

Judges Selection. Festival of the Masters. Lake Buena Vista, FL 1994

Award of Excellence. Lowe Art Museum, University of Miami, Beaux Arts Festival 1993

Award of Merit. Gasparilla Art Festival. Tampa, FL 1993

First Place. Artists’ Showease1 Baptist Hospital Of Miami 1993

Award of Excellence. Spring Arts Festival. Gainesville, FL 1993

Purchase Award. Walt Disney Festival of the Masters. Lake Buena Vista, FL 1993

Honorable Mention. Manayunk Arts Festival. Philadelphia, PA 1993

Second Place. Festival of the Masters. Lake Buena Vista, FL 1992

Award of Distinction. Halifax Art Festival. Daytona Beach, FL 1992

Judges Selection. Winter Park Art Festival 1992

Purchase Award. Cherry Creek Art Festival. Denver, CO 1992

Purchase Award. Permanent Collection. Daytona Museum of Arts & Sciences. Dayton Beach, FL 1991

Award of Merit. Polk Museum of Art. Lakeland, FL 1991

Award of Merit. Halifax Art Festival, Dayton Beach, FL 1991

Third Place. Broward Art Guild. Ft. Lauderdale, FL 1991

Founder’s Prize. Woodmere Art Museum. Philadelphia, PA 1985

Purchase Award. Southeast Arkansas Civic Center 1983

Reviews / Interviews:

Door County Magazine. (A member of Gannett.) “Vessels for Energy.” Fall 2014

Door County Living Magazine. “The Abstract Soul.” Spring/Summer 2006

Ephraim Historical Foundation Newsletter. Summer 2005

Door Country Advocate. “Ephraim Village News.” August 25, 2000

Naples Daily News. “Outdoor Sculpture Dedicated.” March 10, 2000

Naples Daily News. “Art Association Opens New Center.” November 22, 1998

The Advocate. “Painting the Voice of the Soul.” September 1998

Gulfshore Life. “Naples 10th Annual Art Festival .” March 1998

Focus. “US Trust hosts reception for Naples Art Association.” January 1997

Naples Guide. Featured cover artist. March 1997

Naples Guide. “Season’s Hottest Artists” November 1996

Natural Awakenings. Featured cover artist. March 1996

RSVP. “Featured artist interview.” Issue 3, Volume 1. February 1996

The Ann Arbor News. “95 Art Fairs Review” July 22, 1995

Naples Guide. Featured cover artist. May 1995

News Press. Gulf Coasting “Art on the Avenue” March 11,

1994 Naples Daily News. People/Organizations-Good For You. December 26, 1993

The Orlando Sentinel. “Festival of Masters lives up to name” Nov.13, 1993

The Ledger. “A picture that tells two stories” May 12, 1993

The Tampa Tribune. “Orlando artist captures Best of Show at Gasparilla Arts Festival” March 8, 1993

The Orlando Sentinel. “Festival winners take home kudos, $25,800. in prizes” November 15, 1992

The Orlando Sentinel. “Best of Show at Halifax” November 8, 1992

The Ledger. “Its an art show, yes, but also…” May 8, 1992

Sun-Sentinel. “Artists Disagree on recession effects” January 5, 1992

Tallahassee Democrat, Style Magazine. “Portrait of an artist. Artist Geoffrey Lardiere: Making up all the rules” January 1992

The Washington Post. “‘Fragmented Image’ at NAS” December 7, 1991

Daytona Beach Sunday News Journal. “Halifax Arts Fest honors go to Deland painter.” November 3, 1991

Tallahassee Democrat. “Tallahassee talent in DC” September 13, 1991

Beach Bay News. “Fourward on Exhibition at VAC starting June 2” May 22, 1991

The Ledger. “And the Winners are…” May 12, 1991

Tallahassee Democrat. “Talent abounds at ‘Director’s Choice”‘ October 5, 1990

Skylight. “Lardiere Sculpture at FSDB” June 1990

The St. Augustine Record. “FSDB to display colorful sculpture” April 21, 1990

Tallahassee. “Studios on tour” March/April 1990

The New Orleans Art Review. “Geoffrey Lardiere: Abstract Expressionism Update” November/December

1983 The Times Picayune. “Geoffrey Lardiere’s striking ‘Section No.1’ is highlight.” November 25, 1983

Bristol Herald Courier. “V-I Invitational Show Features Six Artists” November 13, 1983

The Miami News. “New Artist Swing to Expressionism” August 19, 1983

The Miami Herald. “New Talent Puts On a Show and It Works” August 6, 1982

Tallahassee Democrat. “Three at Four Arts” July 2, 1982

Tallahassee Democrat. “Four Arts exhibition open Friday” July 1, 1982

Florida Flambeau. “Faculty ’82: Edectic and electric” February 19, 1982

Tallahassee Democrat. “Faculty ’82” January 29, 1982

Television Interviews:

NBC Channel 4, Columbus, OH “Arts Festival Interview’ June 2, 1995

PBS Channel 5, University of Florida. “Installation of Art in State Buildings Commission” Gainesville, FL

October 29, 1992 Cable 23, Orlando, FL “Winter Park Autumn Art Festival” October 11, 1992

Professional Experience:

1973-1980 Art Director/National Advertising, Century City, Los Angeles, CA. Clients included: Sony, Marantz, and Clarion

Teaching Experience:

1980-1983 Assistant Professor, Art Department. Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida

Board of Directors:

Naples Art Association. Naples, FL 1997 – 2001 Le Moyne Center for the Visual Arts. Tallahassee, FL 1985 – 1987

Professional Organizations:

College Art Association, New York City Artists Rights Society, (ARS) New York City


1973-Bachelor of Environmental Design in Visual Design School of Design, North Carolina State University

1986-1991 Education for Ministry Continuing Education program (EFM) School of Theology, The University of the South, Sewanee, TN

Served as Juror:

Coastland Mall Art Show. Naples, FL 2000

Cultural Resource Center Annual. Tallahassee, FL 1991

Artists’ League Annual. The University Gallery & Museum Florida State University. Tallahassee, FL 1990

Great Gulf Coast Arts Festival. Pensacola, FL 1985

Gallery Affiliations: (Former)

Atlanta – Eve Mannes Gallery

Chicago – Gillman/Gruen Galleries

Chapel Hill, NC – Somerhill Gallery

Jacksonville, FL – Gallery Comtemporanea

Los Angeles – Zola Fine Art

Miami – Barbara Gillman Gallery

New York – Art Collaborative

Philadelphia – Owens/Patrick Gallery

Jurors Credentials Who Have Selected Work For National Exhibitions:

John I. H. Baur – Former Director, Whitney Museum of Art

Michael Auping –¬†Chief Curator Modern Art Museum, Fort Worth, TX

Alice Neel – Painter, New York City

Wayne Thiebaud – California Painter & Printmaker

Phyllis Rosenweig – Associate curator, Hirshorn Art Museum

llya Bolotwsky – Painter & Sculpture, New York City

Joan Lyons – Director, Visual Studies Workshop Press, Rochester NY

Ted Potter – Director, Southeast Center of Contemporary Art (SECCA)

James McGarrell – Professor, Painting & Printmaking, Washington University

Dorothy Gillespie – Painter, New York City

Esther Sparks – Associate curator of Prints & Drawings, Art Institute of Chicago

Gilbert Carpenter – Director, Weatherspoon Art Gallery University of North Carolina, Greensboro

Gordon Gilkey – Curator of Prints & Drawings, Portland, Oregon

Jim Edwards – Curator of Exhibitions, Art Museum of South Texas

Born 1951