Biography of Jeffrey G. Batchelor

Born:

1960, Rocky Mount, North Carolina

Education:

Bachelor of Science, Barton College, Wilson, NC, 1983
Major: Painting, Minor: English, Concentrating in Dramatic Literature - Magna Cum Laude, Alpha Chi Honor Society
Master of Fine Arts Program, University of North Carolina at Greensboro - 1985 - 1987; No Degree

Employment:

Santa Fe Opera, Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1987, Lead Artist
Adirondack Scenic, Glens Falls, New York, 1987- 1989 Lead Artist - Works Include: Disney Ice Shows;
Universal Studios, Florida; Houston Grand Opera, "Nixon in China" 1987, Director Peter Sellers;
Los Angeles Opera, "Tristan Und Isolde" 1988, Design by David Hockney

Murals:

"Saratoga Courtyard", Adelphia Hotel, Saratoga, New York, 1988
"Bavarian Embellishments", The Weeping Radish Restaurant, Manteo, NC, 1989
"Cowboy Baroque", Café Italiana, West Palm Beach, FL, 1990
"Rainforest Ruins", Private Home, Palm Beach, FL, 1992
"Elizabethan Ceiling", National Park Service, Historical Recreation, Manteo, NC, 1993
"Baroque Fantasy", Roanoke Inn, Manteo, NC, 1995

Gallery Representation:

Forré Floria Gallery, Aspen Colorado, 2010 - Present
New River Fine Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL, 2004 - Present
Caesarea Gallery, Boca Raton, FL, 1997 - Present
Apropos Gallery, Fort Lauderdale, FL. 1994 - 1997
Hornby Gallery, Delray Beach, FL, 1992 - 1994
Peter Drew Gallery, Boca Raton, FL, 1990 - 1992

Important Shows:

Art Palm Beach, with Rosenbaum's Fine Art, December, 2014
Fort Lauderdale Boat Show, with New River Fine Art, February 2005 - 2014
One Man Show, New River Fine Art, February 2008
Art Miami, with Caesarea Gallery, December 2002
One Man Show: Caesarea Gallery, Boca Raton, FL, Fall 1998
Featured Artist, Northern Trust Bank, Fort Lauderdale, Spring 1996
Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach, FL, Fall 1996 - First Place Winner
Society of the Four Arts, Palm Beach, FL, Fall 1995 - Third Place Winner

Collections of Note:

Larry Rosen, Owner of GRP Records, Miami, FL
Addison Hines, Palm Beach, FL
Richard Kessler, Kessler Enterprises, Orlando, FL
Grand Bohemian Hotel, St. Petersburg, FL
Mr. and Mrs. Eric Samson, Johannesburg, South Africa
Mac Steel Corporate Collection, Newport Beach, California