E D U C A T I O N

MFA Painting, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY  
 : : Graduate Fellowships in Art History, and Fine Arts 


BA Fine Arts, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN     

       

Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain           

 

Academia Artium, Madrid, Spain 

 

S E L E C T   E X H I B I T I O N S

2020     

Prayers for the Pandemic, Prayers for Progress : : Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ,

 juried by Anne Trauben

               

Works on Paper 2020 : : LBI Foundation, juried by Sarah Suzuki, 

Curator Drawings & Print, Museum of Modern Art

 

The Blues : : The Painting Center, New York, NY

               

Glimpse : : Gallery Aferro, Newark, NJ

                

JCAST at the Oakman, Jersey City, NJ, yearlong solo curated by James Pustorino


2019  

The Big Small Show: All Animals Welcome: :  Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ

 

Works on Paper 2019 : : LBI Foundation, juried by Louis Marchesano, 
 Senior Curator of Prints & Drawings, Philadelphia Museum of Art

 

JCAST at the Oakman, Jersey City, NJ, yearlong solo

curated by James Pustorino

 

2018      

Pleasure & Terror en Plein Air : : Pierro Gallery, South Orange, NJ

 

The Big Small Show : : Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ    

 

2017   

The Big Small Show : : Drawing Rooms, Jersey City, NJ

Mothers : : Rectangle Gallery, Orange, NJ

 

Step Into Liquid  : : Ovo Gallery, South Orange, NJ

 

2016      

Night Under the Stars Invitational : : Visual Arts Center NJ, Summit NJ

 

2015     

NEXUS : : Arts Guild NJ, jurors Emma Wilcox and Evonne Davis

 

Invitational : : Visual Arts Center NJ, Summit NJ

 

2014      

International Juried Exhibition : : Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminster, NJ 
juried by Evonne Davis

 

2013   

No One Could Tell You : :  for The Sketchbook Project
Traveling exhibition, archived at The Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn NY


Invitational : : Visual Arts Center, NJ, Summit NJ

 

2011      

NEXUS : : Arts Guild NJ, juror Rocio ArandoAlvarado

 

Invitational  : : Visual Arts Center NJ, Summit NJ

 

2009

28th Annual Metro Show  : : City Without Walls, Newark NJ

 

Wall to Wall : : City Without Walls, Newark NJ

 

Night of 1000 Drawings: :  Artists Space, New York NY

 

2007      

Wish You Were Here 6 : :   A.I.R. New York NY 

 

The Landscape : : Montpelier Arts Center, Laurel, MD 

 

2006     

Blank Canvas : : Visual Arts Center of NJ, Summit NJ

 

VIN digital exhibition VIN, Baltimore MD

 

Wish You Were Here 5. : : A.I.R. New York NY 

 

Generations 5 Invitational : : A.I.R. New York NY 

 

LandScope: Recent Landscape Imagery : :  Arts Guild Rahway NJ

 

2005        

Wish You Were Here 4  : : A.I.R. New York NY

 

19th Annual International Juried Show : : NJ Center for Visual Arts, Summit NJ  
juried by Christa Clark, Curator of Art, Newark Museum

 

2004        

23rd Annual Metro Show : : City Without Walls, Newark NJ  
juried by Rocio Aranda, Rhea Anastas    


Synopsis @10 : : Pierro Gallery of South Orange, South Orange NJ

 

2003        

Recent Work, w/ith Jonathan Soard : : 7 Ops, New York, NY

 

The Innocence of Ornaments : :  Germaine Keller Gallery, Garrison NY

 

2002     

Essex Exposed 3 : : Gallery of South Orange, South Orange NJ 

juried by Marilyn Kushner -  Head, Prints & Drawings, Brooklyn Museum of Art

 

21st Annual Metro Show : : City Without Walls, Newark NJ 
juried by Joyce Korotkin, Lauren Wittels, Patterson Sims 

 

2001     

OPA National Juried Show : : Hopper Art Center, Nyack NY, Exceptional merit,
juried by  Brooke Kamin Rapaport , Associate Curator Contemporary Art, Brooklyn Museum of Art  

 

2000      

Recent Paintings with Richard Bosman  : : RC Fine Arts, Maplewood NJ

 

Summer Salon  : : Object/Image Gallery, Brooklyn NY

 

19th Annual Metro Show  : : City Without Walls, Newark NJ  Award for Exceptional Merit*

 

Essex Exposed 2 : : Gallery of South Orange, South Orange NJ

 

14th Annual International Juried Show : : NJ Center for Visual Arts, Summit NJ  
 juror Dan Cameron  

 

Drawing from Perception : : Wright State University Art Galleries, Dayton OH 

 

Fast Forward : :  Gallery OneTwentyEightt, New York  NY

 

1999      

Rewind : : Gallery OneTwentyEight, New York NY

 

200 x 200  : : Sharon Gill, Montclair NJ

 

Laura Lou Levy  solo exhibition : :  Gallery of South Orange, South Orange NJ

 

18th Annual Metro Show : :  City Without Walls, Newark NJ 

 

Heart : : Peder Bonnier, New York NY

 

Depictions  : : RC Fine Arts, Maplewood NJ  

 

1998       

Hallelujah Invitational : :  Ceres Gallery, New York NY

 

100 x 100  : : Sharon Gill, Montclair NJ

 

17th Annual Metro Show  : : City Without Walls, Newark NJ  

 

Small Work : : Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton NJ

 

Aljira National 4  : : Aljira Center for Contemporary Art, Newark NJ

 

Summer Place : : Sharon Gill, Montclair NJ

 

Liquidation: The Factory Sale  : : Gallery OneTwentyEight, New York NY

 

19th New Jersey Annual : : Ocean County Artists' Guild, Island Heights NJ

 

Heartworks  : : R Gallery, New York NY

 

1997       

Water : : Sharon Gill, Montclair NJ

 

1996        

The Innocence of Ornaments : : St. Marks Position, New York NY

 

A Century of Art : : Henry Radford Hope School of Fine Arts Gallery
IU, Bloomington IN

 

1976-1994   Group Exhibitions: : Westbeth Gallery NYC, First Women’s Bank NYC,

Pandion Gallery, Fishers Island, Montclair State University, Art Center of Northern NJ,

Pittsfield Arts Center

 

1976-1994    Solo Exhibitions: :Kraine Club Gallery NYC, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY,
Margaret I. King Galleries of the University of Kentucky, Academia Architekt, Madrid, Spain


C O L L E C T I O N S

Seagrams

Dow Jones & Co., Inc.

National Portrait Gallery, Washington, D.C.

Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY

Private collections in the US, Spain, England, France, and Israel


A W A R D S

Award for Exceptional Merit, Hopper Art Center, Nyack, NY
Award for Exceptional Merit, 19th Annual Metro Show, City Without Walls, Newark NJ


P R E S S

Dan Bischoff, “Images of Nature”, The Star-Ledger, 2/11/06 p17

Dan Bischoff, “Thinking Big in Small Spaces”, The Star-Ledger, 11/19/04 p18

Dan Bischoff, “Exhibit Reflects Trend Towards Realism”, The Star-Ledger, 12/03/00 p1

Dan Bischoff, “Exhibitors Veer Towards Realism”, The Star-Ledger, 11/24/00, p44

Dan Bischoff, “Small Wonders: Metro Show Features Trends in Motion”, The Star-Ledger, 11/21/99 p1

William Zimmer, “The Lives & Work of Women, and Where They Intersect”, 

The New York Times, 7/11/99, p11 illus

Dan Bischoff, “Gallery Promotes Home Grown Talent”, The Star-Ledger, 6/18/99, p26