EDUCATION

1997  MA  Royal College of Art, London. Sculpture

1994  BFA Kansas City Art Institute. Sculpture & Painting

1992   New York Studio School. Sculpture

1975   MBA Stanford University, Stanford, California. Finance

1971 BA Principia College, Elsah, Illinois. Languages

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

1986-1990   International Financial Consultant, New York, Brazil, Spain.

1975-1986  Citibank, Vice President, Corporate Banking, Brazil, Spain.

 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011

PlusOne Gallery, London, UK.

2010

GGGallery, Notting Hill, London, UK.

2009

Wanted Gallery, "Magister Ludi", Notting Hill, London, UK.

Mint Leaf, "Dreaming Of Olympia", London, UK. 

2008

La Galleria, promoted by Agallery, London, UK.

Glyndebourne Opera Festival, Lewes, Sussex, UK.

2007

Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, GA.

Tayloe Piggott Gallery, Jackson, WY.

2005

Donna Tribby Fine Art, West Palm Beach, Florida

Telluride Gallery of Fine Art, Telluride, Colorado

Robert Sandelson Gallery on Cork Street, London, England

Clarke Galleries, Stowe, Vermont

A Gallery, Wimbledon, England

2004

Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee

Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Theo Wadding to at Mason's Yard, London.

2003

Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee

Robert Sandelson, Cork St. presented by Theo Waddington, London

Theo Waddington Fine Art, Dublin, Ireland

Waddington & Tribby Fine Arts, Boca Raton, Florida

2002

Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia

Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico

Waddington & Tribby Fine Arts, West Palm Beach, Florida

2001

Theo Waddington on Cork Street, London

Waddington & Tribby Fine Arts, Boca Raton, Florida

Thomas Ingerick Gallery, Aspen, Colorado

2000

Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee

1994-1999

Royal College of Art, Henry Moore Gallery, London.

Peyton Wright Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico.

Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, Missouri
 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Woburn Abbey, The estate of the Dukes of Bedford. UK

Cass Sculpture Foundation, Goodwood, nr. Chichester, UK

Seven Bridges Foundation, Greenwich CT, USA

Vero Beach Museum of Art, Vero Beach FL, USA

Southern Vermont Arts Center, Manchester VT, USA

Royal Academy of Art, (Summer Exhibition), London, UK

Theo Waddington on Cork Street, London, UK

Ira Wolk Gallery, St. Helena CA, USA

Ma(i)sonry, Yountville, CA, USA

Crossgate Gallery, Lexington, KY, USA

Downtown at the Gardens, Palm Beach Gardens, FL

Centre de Sculpture / Fonderie de la Dure, Montolieu, France

Prefecture de la Ville, Carcassonne, France

PlusOne Gallery, London, UK

Bedford Street Gallery, Woburn Bedfordshire, UK

Alan Wheatley Art, Mason's Yard, London, UK

Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum ID

M A Doran Gallery, Tulsa, OK

Maximillian Gallery, Aspen, CO

Melissa Morgan Fine Art Gallery, Palm Desert, CA

Miriam Shiell Fine Art, Toronto ON, Canada

Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe NM

Buschlen Mowatt Gallery, Palm Desert, CA

Richard Hagen Ltd., Broadway, Worchestershire, UK

Beaux Arts Gallery, Bath, UK

Beaux Arts Gallery, Cork Street, London, UK

Cambridge Contemporary Art, Cambridge, UK

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO

New York Studio School, "Spring Exhibition", New York, NY

 

AWARDS/GRANTS

2011

Included on survey of most significant British sculptors of the 21st century.

Selected for Art in Public Places, Milton Keynes, UK.

2008  

Glyndebourne Opera Festival, Lewes, Sussex, U.K. Selected as the featured sculptor for the 2008 season

1998

Selected to represent the UK at Fabriqu'art , an artist program supported by the European Union

Selected to inaugurate ArtisTree Art Center, Hutchinson, Kansas

1997

Battersea Park Annual Sculpture Award, London

Royal Society Of British Sculptors membership bursary

Wybo Haas Award for Young British Sculptors, Finalist

1996:The Rayne Foundation Grant, London

1995

Henry Moore Foundation Grant, London

Worshipful Brotherhood of Founder's Grant, London

 

PRESS/REVIEWS

2011

Style Magazine, June, Where were you? - Woburn Abbey. 

The Spectator, February 22, Never the same, (Arts & Culture).

2009

Dreaming of Olympia - 5 Thomas Ostenberg bronzes at the Mint Leaf. Dan London

2008

Wharf Magazine, August, Finance king enters his bronze age

The Wharf News Paper, August, From silver and gold to bronze age. The London times, September, Art lover Wilfred Cass commissions sculptures for Olympics

2012

ARTINFO, September, British Businessman Commissions Public and sculptures for London Olympics.

2005

Southwest Art Magazine, September, Thomas Ostenberg

Daily Planet (Telluride, CO) ,July 14, Statements of pure fantasy

The TellurideWatch, July 14, Thomas Ostenberg Show Opens

2003

Vaulting World, June, The Art of Gymnastics on Horseback.

The Commercial Appeal (Memphis), July 9, Ex-banker invests in himself

2002:Stanford University GSB Magazine, February, Shifting Gears

2001

Art&Antiques Magazine, December, Thomas Ostenberg

Sculpture Magazine, April, Reviews: Memphis

Number Magazine, Nº 39, first of 2001, Reviews: Thomas Ostenberg

2000:  ARTnews Magazine, February, National Reviews: Santa Fe

1998

The Witchita Eagle, August 15, Searching for art in the heart of America

The Hutschinson News,August 6, London Sculptor becomes Hutchinson artist

1997:The Evening Standard (London), May 28, Not your common ..

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Cass Sculpture Foundation (formerly Sculpture at Goodwood), West Sussex, UK

Vero Beach Museum of Contemporary Art, Vero Beach. Florida

Seven Bridges Foundation (Museum) , Greenwich, Connecticut

The Principia Schools Library, St. Louis, Missouri

Network Appliances Corporation, Sunnyvale, California

Rotunda Hospital, Dublin, Ireland

Sandy Lane Hotel, St. Lucia

Sporting Emporium Gambling Club, Dublin, Ireland

 

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Trustee of SFMOMA

Trustee of Whitney Museum

Trustee of St Louis Art Museum

Member, Board of Directors of School of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts

Trustee of Montreal Museum of Fine Arts

Trustee of Vero Beach Museum of Contemporary Art

A former President of the Art Dealers Association of America, and a founder of the

Art and Antique Dealers League of America, Inc.

Trustee of Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences - West Virginia

Trustee of Helen Day Art Center - Vermont

Trustees of University of California at Los Angeles

President & CEO , The Federal Reserve Bank, Atlanta Regional Branch.

Academy Award nominee (twice) for best actress in a leading role

Academy Award Winner for Cinematography, (nominated twice).

Grammy Award Winner, British female rock star.

Owner of NFL football team.

Argentine Industrialist and major art collector.

Brazilian Supreme Court Justice (retired).