Recent Exhibitions

Northeast Harbor, Maine

Summer of 2020 to Fall of 2021

Artist talk Thursday, July 29 at the MD-365 offices,
Six Old Firehouse Lane, floor 2 in Northeast Harbor.
Public invited.
Exhibition organized by Sunne Savage.


24 large sculptures on public view

City of Gainesville, Florida

Screen Sculpture #11




Screen Sculpture #83




Sculpture in every city park

In collaboration with the City of Gainesville
Parks Recreation and Cultural Affairs Department

Russell Etling, Cultural Affairs Manager

Through Summer of 2020

(Extended to 2023)



Baker Park
City of Naples, Florida

Vertical Motif #12






In collaboration with Naples Parks & Recreation Department, Dana Souza, Director

Eight large David Hayes sculptures

Exhibit continues through the Fall of 2021.

Sculpture in Downtown Danbury, Connecticut

With CityCenter Danbury, Betsy Paynter, Director

Totem (detail)

On public view through the Fall of 2021.


On permanent display outside of Coral Gables City Hall in Coral Gables, Florida:

Quadraped 2, 2011.

The sculpture is on exhibit at the invitation of Mayor Raul Valdes-Fauli with the guidance of the Coral Gables Department of Historical Resources and Cultural Arts; Dona Spain, Chair; Catherine Cathers, Arts & Culture Specialist. The City of Coral Gables subsequently included the artwork in their permanent collection by unanimous vote of the City Commission.

David Hayes Sculpture at the Jundt Art Museum
Spokane, Washington

August 1, 2014 to July 31, 2015
Exhibit extended to Fall 2016.

Curated by Paul Manoguerra, Director

Screen Sculpture #20, 1986.

Bellarmine Museum, Fairfield Connecticut

Sculpture is on display outside of the Quick Center for the Arts at Fairfield University
from September, 2015 to September, 2017
Exhibition extended.

Art Around Dothan: Sculpture by David Hayes

November 1, 2013 to October 31, 2014
Opening reception is Tuesday, October 29, 2013
from 6 to 8 pm

The Wiregrass Museum of Art
126 Museum Avenue, Dothan, Alabama

Sculpture images here
(from a previous exhibit; Dothan installation photos to be posted in mid October)

Curated by Dana-Marie Lemmer
Joe Sette, Executive Director

David Hayes

Sentinel Sculptures at the
Fort Wayne Museum of Art

311 East Main Street
Fort Wayne, Indiana 46802
(260) 422-6467

June 27, 2013 to June 27, 2014

Exhibition curated by Charles A. Shepard III

Peter Einstein photo

David Hayes:
Hanging Screen Sculptures at the Lutz Children’s Museum

March 15, 2013 to March 15, 2014

Reception with the artist
5 to 7 pm
Friday, April 5, 2013

The Lutz Children’s Museum is located at 247 South Main Street in Manchester, Connecticut.

Overflow parking available next door at the Manchester Country Club with courtesy shuttle service.
Museum namesake Hazel Lutz was the artist’s grammar school art teacher.

Story by Susan Dunne of the Hartford Courant:,0,6293670.story

Story by Kym Soper of the Journal Inquirer:

Sculpture at Goodwin College

East Hartford, Connecticut
Exhibition runs September 2011 to September 2012
Exhibition extended to December, 2012 and partially re-extended.

Exhibition images here

On loan to the Garrison Art Center
Garrison, New York

Screen Sculpture #24, 1986

David Hayes Sculpture
at the Snite Museum of Art

May 27 to August 31, 2013

The Snite Museum is located at
100 Moose Krause Circle on the campus of the University of Notre Dame in Notre Dame, Indiana.
Tel: (574) 631-5466 -

Waterfall, 1998, painted steel, 98 x 30 x 30 inches.

Postage for the announcement card is a gift of the artist’s friend, Richard Byrnes ’54

Catalog of the exhibition is here

David Hayes Sculpture
at the
University of Kentucky Art Museum

Lexington, Kentucky

Curated by Janie Welker

August 1, 2012 to July 31, 2013


Exhibition images here

Sculpture at One North Broadway

White Plains, New York
Exhibition dates November 2008 to November 2012
Exhibition has been extended.

Exhibition images here

David Hayes: A Sculptor of Space and Nature

January 11 – February 17, 2013

Please join us for a reception
on Sunday, January 20, 2013
3:30 – 5 p.m.

Elizabeth Myers Mitchell Gallery
St. John’s College
60 College Avenue – Mellon Hall
Annapolis, Maryland
Telephone (410) 626-2556

An exhibition of outdoor sculptures will continue through the summer.

Audio file of the art lecture is here:

David Hayes.MP3
(43 mg file)

David Hayes Sculpture

January 5 to February 8, 2013

Contemporary Art Center
305 SW Water Street
Peoria, IL 61602
(309) 674-6822

Review by Leslie Renken of the Journal Star is here:

David Hayes

Sculptures at the WSU Downtown Art Gallery

September 11 – October 27, 2012

Westfield State University
Downtown Art Gallery
105 Elm Street, Westfield, Massachusetts

On view at the Huntsville Museum of Art in conjunction with Huntsville’s Spaces Sculpture Trail

Exhibition runs November 2010 to November 2011; extended to summer 2012


On view at Alabama A&M University in conjunction with Huntsville’s Spaces Sculpture Trail

Screen Sculpture #75

David Hayes
Small sculpture, gouaches and new Totems

Garrison Art Center; Garrison, New York

February 4 to 26, 2012

David Hayes Small Sculpture

George Waters Gallery
Elmira College, Elmira, New York

Exhibition runs October 20 to November 20, 2011

Art to the Avenue

Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, Connecticut

On view Summer 2010:

Cygne at One Pickwick Plaza, Greenwich

Oracle at 299 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich

Anteater at 299 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich

Exhibition curated by Tatiana Mori on invitation by Dorianne Hutton Samuels with support from Connie Cowen.

On view at Boscobel in 2010
In conjuction with the CURRENT show through Garrison Art Center

Six Totems:


Exhibition on view May 21 to October 11, 2010.

Boscobel Museum is located at 1601 Route 9D, Garrison, NY 10524 - Tel 845-265-3638

On view at the Garrison Art Center

Screen Sculpture #24, 1986

Screen Sculpture #113, 2005

in conjunction with the CURRENT show curated by Barbara Smith and arranged by Martee Levi.

23 Garrison's Landing, Garrison, New York 10524; information at 845 424-3960.

Exhibition on view May 21 to October 11, 2010.
Screen Sculpture #24 extended to a loan.

The Greenwich Arts Council Presents In The Bendheim Gallery
Fathers & Daughters
David Hayes & Mary Hayes Siegrist
Richard Byrnes & Susan Byrnes

April 29 – May 29, 2010

299 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, CT 06830
Curated by Tatiano Mori

Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

The Sweeney Decade: Acquisitions At The 1959 Inaugural

June 5–September 2, 2009

On view:

Animal and Young, 1957

Photograph by David Heald, ©2009 The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, New York. Used with permission.


David Hayes in White Plains:

Sixty two Large Sculptures on Exhibition 24/7 at One North Broadway, Library Plaza, Tibbits Park and Public and Private Areas Throughout White Plains for an Entire Year

Exhibition runs from November 2008 to November 2009
Exhibition has been renewed through September of 2010.

Exhibition sponsored by the Office of Mayor Joseph M. Delfino, Heyman Properties, Schonberger Foundation, Belway Electric, RPW Group, Inc., Shinnyo-en Foundation Bridge of Friendship, White Plains Sculpture Committee, City of White Plains Recreation & Parks, and the Department of Public Works.

Sculpture Images here

Recent press releases

For the media: Photos of the Artist

Some press stories

Press release here

David Hayes Sculpture

The Lauren Rogers Museum of Art
565 North Fifth Avenue
Laurel, Mississippi

Opening and artist lecture Thursday, September 6, 2007
Exhibition curated by Jill Chancey, Ph.D.

View installation images here

The Irving Arts Center
3333 North MacArthur Boulevard
Irving, Texas

Sculptures on view from August 2007 to August 2008
Photo by Tianne Strombeck

See sculpture images here

David Hayes: Sculpture

Vero Beach Museum of Art

3001 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach, FL 32963
Alice and Jim Beckwith Sculpture Park
July 21, 2007 – February 5, 2008

Opening Reception and Artist Lecture Friday July 20

Download catalog here (1.6 Megs)

View exhibition images

David Hayes: Return to the Everson Museum of Art

June 2007 to May 2008

Everson Museum of Art
401 Harrison Street, Syracuse, NY 13202

Exhibition images

Kent Memorial Library
Kent, Connecticut

Rouge et Noir

Installation images

David Hayes at

Albertus Magnus College
700 Prospect Street
New Haven, Connecticut

May 1 to October 30, 2007

Sculpture images

David Hayes was conferred an honorary Doctor of Humane Letters degree
Sunday, May 20, at Albertus Magnus College

Download exhibition catalog here (1.4 megs)

Sculpture in Syracuse

April 2007 to May 2008

The project is a partnership between the City of Syracuse, the Cultural Resources Council, the Downtown Committee, the Everson Museum and the 40 Below Public Arts Task Force.

Sculpture locations

High resolution photo of Gyro

Additional High resolution photos

Press release

Download 1-page brochure (1.9 megs)

David Hayes Small Sculptures and Macquettes
Richard M. Ross Art Museum
Ohio Wesleyan University
61 South Sandusky Street
Delaware OH 43015

Spring 2007

Images from Gallery exhibition

Images from outdoor Campus exhibition

Download PDF file of exhibition (2.1 megs)

David Hayes Sculpture
Longview Museum of Fine Arts
215 East Tyler Street
 Longview Texas

October 2006 to October 2007

See exhibition images

Press account

David Hayes Sculpture at the

LSU Museum of Art

Shaw Center for the Arts
100 Lafayette Street
Baton Rouge, Louisiana USA
August, 2006 to February, 2008

Installation images

Sculptures in Erie

12 large sculptures installed in downtown Erie, Pennsylvania
up and down State Street and in the Erie Arboretum
under the patronage of the Erie Art Museum

Capricorn, 2000

Click for additional city-wide photos

Exhibition ran from October 2005 to April 2007

Sculptors Guild
The Sculpture Forum on the Plaza

Screen Sculpture #78, 1995, painted steel, 59 x 94 x 24 inches.
Westchester County Courthouse Plaza, 111 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., White Plains, NY.
April 2006 - May 2007

Small Sculptures and Drawings

Krasl Art Center

707 Lake Blvd., Saint Joseph, MI 49085

September 1 through October 16, 2005

David Hayes
Small Sculptures and Studies

Erie Art Museum Annex Gallery
423 State Street, Erie, PA 16501
phone: (814) 459-5477

Exhibition ran from July 5 to September 30, 2006.

Exhibition Without Walls
40 outdoor sculptures in Fort Pierce, Florida
November 2004 to January 2006
Sponsored by the St. Lucie County Cultural Affairs Department, the City of Fort Pierce Development Agency, and Core Communities.

View sculptures at Tradition in South Saint Lucie County

Recent press account

Twelve Sculptures on Oyaron Hill

Hartwick College, Oneonta, New York
March 24-Ocober 30, 2005

Press release

More images
On loan to the Frost Art Museum at Florida International UniversityCircular Relief
by David Hayes

Biscayne Bay Campus, on the wall adjacent to the Wolfe University Center.

Vertical Motifs at the Mobile Museum of Art

Images of outdoor sculptures

Mobile Museum of Art
4850 Museum Drive
Mobile, Alabama 36608 USA

Outdoor Sculpture

James A. Michener Art Museum

138 South Pine Street, Doylestown, Pennsylvania

July 10 to October 3, 2004

Press release

David Hayes: Drawings and Maquettes

Yager Museum, Oneonta, New York
March 18 - July 17, 2005

David Hayes
Sculpture at Florida International University Biscayne Bay Campus
November 2003 to September 2004

Sculpture images

Small and Everlasting

ACA Galleries

Group Show

Exhibition of small sculpture at ACA Galleries, 529 West 20th Street, 5th floor, New York, New York 10011 - Tel 212 206-8080

December 13 2003 to February 7, 2004
Sculpture in the Park 2003

Rockland Center For The Arts
Nyack, NY

through April, 2004

5 Screen Sculptures

at the University of Central Florida, Orlando
Sculptures located around the Honors College, next to the Visual Arts Building

June 2003 to June 2004

Digital Catalog (PDF)

press release (Word file)

Lyric Theatre

Lobby and Sculpture Garden

59 S.W. Flagler Avenue
Stuart, Florida 34994
Telephone: (561) 220-1942

Exhibition ran through the end of 2003

On view at the Vero Beach Museum of Art:
Vertical Motifs
(outside on the museum grounds and indoors on display)

The Vero Beach Museum of Art
3001 Riverside Park Drive
Vero Beach , Florida 32963
Phone: (772) 231-0707 

David Hayes Sculpture
Sculpture Garden & Studio at Gidion's
9-11-13 Bridge Street
Kent, Connecticut 06757
Telephone 860 927-1970
Sculpture Garden Exhibition
October 11 ­ November 15, 2003
Studio Exhibition October 11 and 12
Opening Reception October 11, 2003
2 to 5 pm

Small Screen Sculpture

on exhibit at the 
Naples Art Association at The von Liebig Art Center

"Selections from the von Liebig Art Center Collection"

May 5 - July 5, 2003

The von Liebig Art Center
585 Park Street, Naples, FL 34102 USA
Phone: (239) 262-6517

David Hayes Sculpture

Burt Reynolds and Friends Museum
Jupiter, Florida

January 8 to April 30, 2003

Location: 100 North U.S. 1 (northwest corner of US 1 and Indiantown Road), Jupiter, Florida
Museum Hours: Wednesday, Thursday and Friday: 10 am to 4 pm. Saturday and Sunday: 11 am to 6 pm.
Closed Monday and Tuesday.
Telephone: 561 743-9955 · Fax: 561 743-9922
This exhibition was curated by John Hayes.
Shown here: Screen Sculpture #83, 1997, painted steel, 73" x 58" x 34"

Small Sculptures

by David Hayes at Bradley Airport Terminal A, upper level.

The sculptures are on display from May 7 to August 9, 2002.

This exhibition is sponsored by the
Connecticut Commission on the Arts.
Sculptures courtesy of
Denise Bibro Fine Arts, New York City.

Artist's statement

Recent Exhibitions 2001

Geary Design

5353 Jaeger Road, Naples, Florida
Telephone (941) 594-1600

March 16 to April 15, 2001

view catalog

Recent Exhibitions 2000

Fordham University

David Hayes Wall Sculptures and Drawings
Entrance Gallery
Lincoln Center Campus
113 West 60th Street
New York City

October 11 to November 9, 2000

Reception Saturday October 14 from 3 to 5 pm

David Hayes Sculpture
Denise Bibro Fine Art Art Gallery

November 9 to December 9, 2000

Reception for the Artist
Thursday, November 9
6 to 8 pm

529 West 20th Street, 4th Floor
New York City, NY 10011

Open Tuesday - Saturday 11:00am - 5:00pm
Tel: (212) 647-7030 * Fax: (212) 647-7031

View catalog

Sasaki Exhibition

May 4 to August 14, 2000 (495K file)