John Mishler, Sculptor

Chasing a Waterfall
Aluminum, Bearings
126" T x 46" W x 22" D

Shadow Waltz
Painted Aluminum
99" T x 40" W x 19" D


Way of the Wind
Brushed Aluminum
123" T x 34" W x 36" D

Wind Totem
Brushed Aluminum
120" T x 44" W x 23" D


Butterfly Daydream
Brushed Aluminum
95" T x 39" W x 23" D

Palm Tree Serenade
Brushed Aluminum
123" T x 38" W x 22" D

She Could Prance

She Could Prance
96" by 26" by 19"
  Chasing Waterfalls

Chasing Waterfalls
135" by 48" by 28"

Summer Carousel

Summer Carousel
11.5' by 6' by 5.5'

  Summer Carousel

View Two


  B.A. Goshen College, Goshen, IN, 1972
M.F.A. University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 1977

  Goshen College, Goshen, IN, Associate Professor of Art, 1985 - Present
Selected Exhibits

  "Club Art", Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN, 1997
Kinetic Sculpture Invitational, University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, 1996
Four-person show, Northern Indiana Arts Association, Munster, IN, 1996
Elkhart Juried Regional, Purchase Award, Midwest Museum of American Art, Elkhart, IN, 1995
One-person show, Ohio Northern University, Ada, OH, 1995
Sculpture Tour 1995-96, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, 1995
American States Arts Competition, Indianapolis, IN, 1994
"Annual Outdoor Sculpture Invitational", The Greater Reston Art Center, Reston, VA, 1993
"Group Kinetic Sculpture Exhibit", Sho-En Sculpture Center, Ramona, CA, 1993
"Outdoor Sculpture Tour" 92-93, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI, 1992
"Sculpture Tour 89-90", University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 1990
One-person show, Gilman/Gruen Galleries, Chicago, IL, 1989
Gallery Affiliation

  La Quinta Sculpture Park, La Quinta, California
Bilhenry Gallery, Milwaukee, WI
Public Commissions, Corporate Collections, Grants

  Mary Marks Memorial Sculpture, Chandler Grade School, Goshen, IN
Genesis Grant, Elkhart, IN
Rec/Fitness Center, Goshen College
High Dive City Park, Elkhart, IN
Wisconsin Percent for Art Commission, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Walker & Company, Reston, VA
Robert Weed Plywood Corporation, Bristol, IN
Bayer Corp., Elkhart, IN
Softworks, Inc., Milwaukee, WI
Selected Collections

  Private Collection, South of France
Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI
Brinton & Bolling Attorneys at Law, Chicago, IL
Mrs. Hortense Singer, Rancho Mirage, CA
Mr. & Mrs. Donald Fruehling, Washington, DC

  Across Indiana - WFYI-TV - June 1, 1995
Arts Indiana - March 1995, Pg. 21-23
The South Bend Tribune - May 1, 1996

Bilhenry Gallery

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