B.F.A., Columbus College of Art and Design
M.F.A., New York Academy of Art
Instructor of Sculpture, at the Lyme Academy College of Fine Arts.
John O’Reilly born in Columbus, Ohio. He recived his B.F.A. form the Columbus College of Art and Design and his M.F.A. from the New York Academy of Art . O’Reilly’s work has been shown alongside artists including Eric Fischl, April Gornik, Rona Pondik, Dasiy Youngblood and Arlene Shechet, Jeff Koons and Ai Weiwei.
O’Reilly has participated in numerous group exhibitions in New York; Baltimore, MD; Columbus, OH; and Leipzig, Germany. He is the recipient of several awards including the Post Graduate Fellowship from the New York Academy of Art and residencies at the Leipzig International Artist Residency as well as the Carving Studio and Sculpture Center Residency West Rutland, Vermont. O’Reilly’s work has been reviewed in publication such as Art in America, Cool Hunting, ArtSpace, DesignBoom, and The Huffington Post