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Education

 

Yale University School of Art, MFA, Painting and Printmaking, New Haven, CT.

 

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, Maine.

 

Harvard College, B.A. Magna Cum Laude, Cambridge, MA.

 

Selected Exhibitions

2007

Kenise Barnes Fine Art, Ravished, solo exhibition, Larchmont, NY

Flinn Gallery, Food...Glorious Food, group exhibitioin, Greenwich, CT.

Pelham Art Center, The Power of Portraits, group exhibition, Pelham, NY

2006

Francesca Anderson Fine Art, 23rd Annual Portrait Exhibition, Lexington, MA

 

Ridgefield Guild of Artists, 29th Annual Juried Exhibition, Ridgefield CT. Award of Excellence.

2005

Kenise Barnes Fine Art, AAF Contemporary Art Fair, NYC.

 

Kenise Barnes Fine Art, The Reality Show, Larchmont, NY.

 

Francesca Anderson Fine Art, 22nd Annual Portrait Exhibition, Lexington, MA

 

Sommers Public Library Gallery, Sommers, NY.

2004

Faculty Show, Pelham Art Center, Pelham, NY.

2003

Project room 88, Group Invitational, New York City, NY

2002

Art Center of Northern New Jersey, National Juried Exhibition, New Milford, NJ. Merit Award.

 

Project Room 88, Group Invitational, New York City, NY.

2001

Project Room 88, one-person show, New York City, NY.

1997

Wisconsin Academy of Arts And Sciences, one-person show, Madison, WI.

 

Cardinal Stritch College, “Place: Wisconsin” Award, Milwaukee, WI.

1996

Wustum Museum, “1996 Watercolor Wisconsin,” Award of Excellence, Racine, WI.

 

Gallery Alexy “Contemporary Realism ‘96” Philadelphia, PA

Gallery del Conte, “Color”, Milwaukee, WI

 

Gallery del Conte, “Summer Show,” Milwaukee, WI.

 

San Damiano Gallery, “Nine Milwaukee Artists,” Milwaukee, WI.

 

Gallery del Conte, “Color and Light” Milwaukee, WI.

Wright Museum of Art, Beloit College, “39th Annual Beloit and Vicinity Exhibition,” Beloit, WI.

1995

Wustum Museum, “1995 Watercolor Wisconsin,” Racine, WI. Award of Honor.

Gallery del Conte, three-person show, Milwaukee, WI.

 

Neville Public Museum, “The Self and Others,” Green Bay, WI. Merit Award.

University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh, “Faculty and Alumni Show,” Oshkosh, WI.

Gallery del Conte, “Still Life” Milwaukee, WI.

 

Cardinal Stritch College, “Place: Wisconsin” Award, Milwaukee, WI.

1994

Wustum Museum, “1994 Watercolor Wisconsin,” Award of Excellence, Racine, WI.

Gallery del Conte, “Group Invitational, ” Milwaukee, WI.

 

“Celebrating the Jewish Presence in Wisconsin,” Haggerty Museum of Art, Marquette University, Milwaukee, WI

Lorenzo Rodriguez Gallery, “Moving the Body Forward,” Chicago, IL.

University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee Union Art Gallery, “Narratives,” Milwaukee, WI.

Gallery del Conte, “The Figure, ” Milwaukee, WI.

Columbia College, “Paper in Particular,” Columbia, MO.

1993

University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh, “New Faculty Show,” Oshkosh, WI.

 

The Sculpture Center, “Willie Birch’s Spirit House, ” New York City.

Creative Arts Workshop, faculty show, New Haven, CT.

Yale University Art and Architecture Gallery, MFA Thesis show, New Haven, CT.

1992

Max Fish, ’Tondo” group show, New York City.

1991

Henry Street Settlement Gallery, Resident ArtistsÕ Show, New York City.

1990

Henry Street Settlement Gallery, ’Subterranean Subjects," group show, New York City.

1989

Epochˇ Gallery, group show, Brooklyn, NY.

Max Fish, "10 on 8"group show, New York City.

Minor Injury Gallery, ’Homeland,” group show, Brooklyn, NY.

Ten on Eight, ’Subway Views,”one-person show, public art exhibition windows, NYC.

1988

Ridge Street Gallery, ’The Fall of Civilization,” group show. New York City.

1987

San Francisco State University Art Gallery, three-person show. San Francisco, CA.

La Pe–a Cultural Center, ’Images of Watsonville ” one-person show. Berkeley, CA.

 

Art Commissions and Illustration

1998-
2008

Portrait Artist. Privately commissioned oil portraits, specializing in multi-figure family portraits.

2004

Landscape paintings, commisioned by Beach Point Yacht Club, Mamaroneck, New York.

“Everyday Hero” and “Every Rock is Special” Children’s book illustration, Steck-Vaughn Publishers, Austin, TX.

2003

“The Astronaut and the Onion,” Children’s book illustration, Steck-Vaughn Publishers,

 

“How Odd” Illustrations for children’s book, Zaner-Bloser Publishers.

2002

“The Grand Canyon Doesn’t Scare Me” Illustrations for children’s book, Steck-Vaughn Publishers, Austin, TX.

2001

“The Research Workshop” by Paula Rogovin, Cover Art (oil painting), Heineman,
Portsmouth, NH.

 1999

“Benjamin Banneker” Illustrated children’s early reader, McGraw-Hill, NY, NY.

“A Summer Day” Illustrated 6th grade reader, McGraw-Hill, New York, NY.

 

Teaching and Related Experience

2004-07

Teaching Artist, Studio in a School, NYC public schools.

1998

Lecture on Human Anatomy, Cooper Union Saturday Outreach Program, NYC.

1993-97

Assistant Professor, University of Wisconsin–Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI.

1996

Faculty Development Research Grant, “Visions of Home,” UW-Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI.

Faculty Development Teaching Grant, “Collaborative Learning in Studio Art” UW-O, Oshkosh, WI.

Panelist, “Igniting Conceptual Processes” Panel discussion at Symposium on Studio

 

Foundations at Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, Mass. Co-sponsored by Mass Art and FATE.

Co-Leader, Faculty Workshop on Portfolio Assessment; “Issues in Pedagogy, “ University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI

1995

Participant, Association of American Colleges and Universities (AACU) Conference on
“Involving Students in Active and Collaborative Learning” Chicago, Ill.

1994

Juror, Wisconsin Scholastic Art Awards, Milwaukee, WI.

1993

Drawing and Painting Instructor, Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT.

1992-3

Yale University School of Art, Drawing and Painting Teaching Assistant, New Haven, CT.

1990-1

Artist-in-Residence, Henry Street Settlement, New York City.

1987

Guest Lecturer, New College of California, San Francisco, CA "Captive Minds" series.

Lecturer, San Francisco State University Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

 

Publications

2007

Amber Lotus Publishing, "Posters for Peace and Justice"2008 Wall Calendar, Portland, Oregon.

2005

"In Bronxville, art tradition continues" The Journal News, White Plains, NY.

2003

"Preserving Memories," Shoreline Publications, Pelham, NY.

" The Portrait Artist of Manor Park," Larchmont Gazette (website) Larchmont, NY.

1996

"Painting a familiar place" Shepard Express, Milwaukee, WI.

" Jewish art defies easy categorization" Milwaukee Journal, Milwaukee, WI.

"Watercolor Wisconsin" makes a splash at Wustum" Milwaukee Journal, Milwaukee, WI.

1988

Publications and interviews related to the mural "Solidarity,"

Interview, German Public Television, in documentary on IP strike in Jay, ME.

"14-month-old strike at JayÔs IP mill portrayed by visiting artist"

Bangor Daily News, Bangor, ME.

Mural for Strikers,"Portland Journal, Portland, ME.

'Mural Pays Tribute to Striking IP workers" Lewiston Sun, Lewiston, ME.

1986

'Images of Watsonville" Interview, KPFA Radio, Berkeley, CA.

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