Bio Sketch
David Hayes was born in Hartford, Connecticut and received an A.B. degree from the University of Notre Dame in 1953 and a M.F.A. degree from Indiana University in 1955 where he studied with David Smith. He has received a post-doctoral Fulbright award and a Guggenheim Fellowship. He is a recipient of the Logan Prize for Sculpture and an award from the National Institute of Arts and Letters. He has had some 400 exhibitions and is included in over 100 institutional collections including those of the Museum of Modern Art and the Guggenheim Museum in New York. In 2007 was conferred an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree by Albertus Magnus College. He worked in Coventry, Connecticut and Paris, France over a period of six decades.



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Recent show catalog; Housatonic Museum of Art


Current Exhibitions
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Sculpture Fields Overview
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Screen Sculptures
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Hanging Screens
Ventana Series
CorTen Sculptures
Commissioned Sculptures
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Current Inventory (partial)


David Hayes Video (runs 19 minutes)

Public Collections
David Hayes Brochure
Recent Catalogs
Small Sculpture catalog PDF (340K)
Works on paper
Landscape Gouaches
Gouache Studies for Sculpture
Catalog Introductions
Leasing Information

Press & Photos
David Hayes photo
Recent press
Recent Artist's Statements

Comments by Jill Deupi, Director, Lowe Art Museum

Comments by Dr. Charles Loving, Director, Snite Museum of Art