This is a chronology detailing Harry Anderson’s activities between 1980 and 1984.

Solo and Collaborative Exhibitions

Feb 1980 Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Feb 1980 Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
Dec 1980 Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Jun 1981 Hill's Gallery, Sante Fe, New Mexico
Dec 1981 Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Apr 1982 STICKMAN LAMP SERIES, with Keith Newhouse, Roger Lapelle Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Dec 1982 SCANGA-ANDERSON, Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C., with Italo Scanga
May 1983 ERRATIC/EROTIC, with Frieda Fehrenbacher, Roger Lapelle Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Nov 1983 STICKMAN LAMPS, Danceteria, New York, NY
Dec 1983 Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C.
Sep 1984 BRIGHT IDEAS, Functional, Los Angeles, CA
Dec 1984 Henri Gallery, Washington, D.C.

Group Exhibitions

Mar 1980 A SHOW OF ARTISTS' BOOKS, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Jun 1980 AN AMERICAN FLOWER SHOW, Heritage Plantation, Massachusetts
Sep 1980 DIRECTOR'S CHOICE, A.J. Wood Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Dec 1980 Hills Gallery, Sante Fe, NM
Jan 1981 MADE IN PHILADELPHIA 4, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
Mar 1981 FACULTY COLLECTS, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
May 1981 A CONTEMPORARY ARTISTS BOOK EXHIBITION, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA, Traveling Show to Pittsburgh Center for the Arts July '81, and Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, August '81
Nov 1981 EX LIBRIS, Books by Artists, Traction Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Jan 1982 FIRST INTERNATIONAL SHOEBOX EXHIBITION, Univ. of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii
Jun 1982 ARTLOT, Weekend Art Event, Philadelphia, PA (Alternative Space)
Aug 1982 ART/LIBERTIES, Northern Liberties, Philadelphia, PA (Alternative Space)
Sep 1982 FACULTY SHOW, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Oct 1982 EARLY PLASTIC FROM THE COLLECTION OF HARRY ANDERSON, Tyler School of Art, Showcase exhibition in conjunction with the Renaissance Revisited, Elkins Park, PA
Nov 1982 Gallery of the Philomathean Society, Univ. of PA, Philadelphia, PA
Dec 1982 Royal Palm Gallery, Ltd. Palm Beach, FL
Feb 1983 PEOPLE, Roger Lapelle Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
May 1983 ARTIFACTS AT THE END OF A DECADE, Franklin Furnace, New York, NY
Aug 1983 Outdoor Installation, Art Park, Lewiston, NY
Oct 1983 SELECTED WORKS, Fine Arts Center Tempe, Tempe, AZ
Jan 1984 SMALL SCALE SCULPTURE, Matthews Hamilton Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Feb 1984 PHILADELPHIA GLASS, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA
Mar 1984 Red Studio, New York, NY
Apr 1984 HOUSE ON THE BORDER LINE, White Columns, New York, NY
Jul 1984 ORDINARY AND EXTRAORDINARY USES: OBJECTS BY ARTISTS, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY
Oct 1984 INAUGURAL SHOW, The Gallery of Applied Arts, New York, NY
Dec 1984 ARTISTS' FURNITURE, GROUP SHOW FEATURING HARRY ANDERSON, Matthews Hamilton Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Artist Books

Sep 1981 AN OBJECT SCENE IS THE OBJECT SEEN, Color offset Book, Edition 2000, HMA Press, Philadelphia, PA
Nov 1981 ARTIFACTS AT THE END OF THE DECADE, Book/Multiple Edition of 100. 64 Artists, Published and Edited by Carol Huebner and Steve Watson, New York, NY

Additional projects

Jun 1980 AN AMERICAN FLOWER SHOW, Heritage Plantation, MA, Catalog Design and Photography
Jan 1981 MADE IN PHILADELPHIA 4, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA, Photographs for Profile Article
May 1981 ART EXPRESS MAGAZINE, Photographs for Article

Awards

1983 PA Council on the Arts, Individual Grant
1983 ArtPark, Artist in Residence
1984 National Endowment for the Arts, Individual Grant in Sculpture