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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016 “Painting the Rhythm of Perception,” Retrospective Exhibition, Gallery of the College of Staten Island, catalog with essay by Siona Wilson
2013 The Painting Center, N.Y.C., catalog with essay by Jennifer Samet
2009 The Painting Center, N.Y.C., catalog with essay by John Goodrich
2004 Staten Island Institute of Arts And Sciences, catalog with essay by John Perreault
2001 Fairleigh Dickinson University
2000 Queensborough Community College Gallery
1999-2000 Passaic County Cultural Council at Passaic County
Community College
1997 Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, N.Y.C.
1992 Wagner College Gallery, N.Y.C.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013 Gallery of the College of Staten Island, City University of New York
2011 Two Person Exhibition, The Painting Center, N.Y.C.
2010 “Invitational,” The Painting Center, N.Y.C.
2010 “New Walls, Fresh Paint,” The Painting Center, N.Y.C.
2008 Two Person Exhibition, Craig Manister and Rela Stuart-Hunt, The Painting Center, N.Y.C.
2005 “Two Painters: Craig Manister and Morgan Taylor,” Vlepo Gallery, SI, NY
2003 “Rivington Beach,” Gallery Onetwentyeight, N.Y.C.
2003 “Mermaid Show,” Williamsburg Historical Society
2003 “Alumni Exhibition,” Juried by Bill Jensen, New York Studio School
2002-03 “PEACE SHOW,” Kentler International Drawing Center, Brooklyn, N.Y.C.
2002 “REACTIONS,” Exit Art, N.Y.C., Collection of Library of Congress
2001 “PAST IS PRESENT,” Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, N.Y.C.
2000 “INVITATIONAL,” SOHO 20 Gallery, N.Y.C.
1999 Exhibition Space 156, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, N.Y.C.
1999 “RAW SEEING,” New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture
1998 National Academy Museum
1998 Soho-20 Gallery, N.Y.C.
1997 “AFTER THE FALL: ASPECTS OF ABSTRACT PAINTING SINCE 1970,” curated by Lili Wei, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, N.Y.C., Catalog.
1996 National Academy Museum
1995 “RECENT ACQUISITIONS,” Queensborough Community College
1993 Elizabeth Harris Gallery, N.Y.C.
1990 “Alumni,” New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture
1989 “INVITATIONAL,” Curated by John Perreault, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, N.Y.C. ,Catalog.
1988-89 “BEIJING/NEW YORK,” Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, N.Y.C. and Neilsen Gallery, Boston, Mass. Catalog.
1988 “ENVOYS,” New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture. Included DiSuvero, Bladen, Berthot, Resnick,
Resika, Pasloff, Brookner, Russotto, S. Lane.
1987-88 “NEW YORK/BEIJING,” Beijing Art Institute, Beijing, China; Mei Shu Guan Art Museum, Shanghai, China;HongKong Arts Festival, Alisan Gallery, Hong Kong. Catalog.
1985 “NAKED PAINT,” Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art,
Guest Curator and participating artist. Included Milton Resnick, Harry Kramer, Pat Pasloff, James Bohary, others.
1984 “Affirmations of Life,” Kenkeleba House, N.Y.C. Curated by Al Loving
1984 “More Than Meets the Eye,” 22 Wooster Gallery, Curated by Michelle A.F. Kidwell
1983 Esta Robinson Gallery, N.Y.C.
1982 Staten Island Museum
1981 “Staten Island Artists in Manhattan,” 26 Foley Square, N.Y.C., Sponsored by the Organization of Independent Artists
1980 Staten Island Museum
1979 “New England Exhibition,” Silvermine Guild, selected by Thomas Hess
1978-79 “Post-Card Sized Art,” Arte Fiere ’79, Venice, Italy; Basel, Switzerland;
P.S.#1 Museum, Long Island City, N.Y.C., Organized by the Organization of Independent Artists

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Library of Congress
Pat Passlof / Milton Resnick Foundation
Elizabeth Harris (Elizabeth Harris Gallery), N.Y.C.
Staten Island Museum
S. Lewis, Best Products, Inc. Richmond, Va.
Queensborough Community College / City University of New York
LIST, Inc.

EDUCATION

1997 M.F.A., Brooklyn College, C.U.N.Y.
1990 Certificate, Appraisal Studies in Fine and Decorative Art, New York University
1974-76 New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting, and Sculpture
1973 B.A., Richmond College, C.U.N.Y.

TEACHING

1991-Present Art Lab, Snug Harbor, Founder and Director of Summer Studio Program, Instructor in Drawing, Painting and Art History
1998-Present College of Staten Island, City University of New York

REVIEWS

November, 2009, Morgan Taylor, artcritical.com
April 18, 2004, Michael Fressola, Staten Island Advance
January 2, 1998, Michael Fressola, Staten Island Advance
March 23, 1997, Michael Fressola, Staten Island Advance
October 28, 1992, Michael Fressola, Staten Island Advance
December 25, 1988, Michael Fressola, Staten Island Advance
December 18, 1988, Vivien Raynor, New York Times
November 3, 1985, Michael Fressola, Staten Island Advance, Punch Mag., page 22
November 24, 1985, Diana Morris, WBAI Radio, “Arts Extra”
May, 1984, Hedy O’Biel, Arts Magazine, pg. 22
March, 1984, Mark Brennan, Manhattan Arts, Vol. ll, No. 3, pg. 10
August 1983, Diana Morris, Women Artists News
June 10, 1981, Craig Bailey, Staten Island Advance
June 4, 1981, Palmer Paroner, Artspeak, Pg. 3
November 27, 1979, Paul Master-Karnick, Staten Island Advance
August 30, 1979, Paul Master-Karnick, Staten Island Advance

PUBLISHED ARTICLES

2011 “Earl Kerkam Reconsidered”, Earl Kerkam: Paintings and Drawings, The Painting Center, N.Y.C., catalog essay
2006 “Exploding Meaning: the Work of Gudjon Bjarneson,” published by the Reykavik Art Museum
2005 “Valentines: Banners From the Coney Island Sideshow by Marie A. Roberts,” Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, catalog essay
1984 “Women Out Front,” Women Artists News, May/June Issue
1982 “Recent Sculpture,” Women Artists News, Summer Issue

AWARDS / GRANTS

2013 Milton and Sally Avery Foundation, for Gandy Brodie exhibition
2013 Renate, Hans and Maria Hofmann Trust, for Gandy Brodie exhibition
2013 Wolf Kahn and Emily Mason Foundation, for Gandy Brodie exhibition
2010 Renate, Hans and Maria Hofmann Trust, for Earl Kerkam:Paintings and Works on Paper, The Painting Center
2010 Wolf Kahn and Emily Mason Foundation, for Earl Kerkam:Paintings and Works on Paper
2010 Milton and Sally Avery Foundation, for Earl Kerkam:Paintings and Works on Paper
2007-08 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Desegno, Colorito and the Interior Distance
2006-07 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Desegno and Colorito
2005-06 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Classical Structure and Iconographic Formalism
2004-05 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Classical Structure and Iconographic Formalism
2003-04 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Iconographic Formalism
2002-03 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Iconographic Formalism
2001-02 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Painterly Resolutions
2000-01 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Painterly Resolutions
1999-00 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Large Scale Paintings
1998-99 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Large Scale Paintings
1997-98 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Painting
1996-97 PSC-CUNY Research Award for Painting
1996 Charles Shaw Memorial Award, Brooklyn College, CUNY
1992 Greater New York Arts Development Fund Grant

SELECTED CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2014 Gandy Brodie: City, Country City; Catalog
2011 Earl Kerkam (1891-1965): Paintings and Works on Paper, The Painting Center, N.Y.C.; Catalog introduction; reviewed by Lance Esplund for the Wall Street Journal; Supported by grants from the Wolf Kahn and Emily Mason Foundation; the Milton and Sally Avery Foundation; and the Renate, Hans and Maria Hofmann Foundation.
2008 Gandy Brodie: Paintings and Drawings, The Gallery of the College of Staten Island/CUNY
2008 Lennart Anderson: Paintings and Drawings, co-curated with Nanette Salomon, The Gallery of the College of Staten Island/CUNY
2006 Exploding Meaning: the Work of Gudjon Bjarneson, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art; Reviewed by Richard Vine, Art In America
2005 Valentines: Banners from the Coney Island Sideshow by Marie A. Roberts, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art; Reviewed in The New York Times.
2005 Sylvia Sleigh: Portraits and Group Portraits, co-curated with Cynthia Mailman, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art; Reviewed by Ken Johnson, The New York Times
1988 Envoys, New York Studio School
1985 Naked Paint, Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, NY