Anda Dubinskis

BORN
1952 Bethesda, MD

EDUCATION
1977 MFA University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
1974 BFA Cooper Union, New York, New York

TEACHING POSITIONS
2007 Instructor, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
2001-2007 Adjunct , Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
2001-2007 Lecturer, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2000-2002 Adjunct , Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
1999-2000 Adjunct , Beaver College, Glenside, PA
1999 Adjunct, Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA
1998 Assistant Professor, Kutztown Univ., Kutztown, PA (sabbatical replacement)
1995-97 Adjunct , Beaver College, Glenside, PA
1990 Assistant Professor, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA (sabbatical replacement)
1989 Assistant Professor , Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA (sabbatical replacement)
1985-87 Adjunct, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

GALLERY AFFILIATION
Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
BigTown Gallery, Rochester, VT

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2011 WHAT’S IN THE WATER, Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA
2009 Paintings & Gouaches, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2005 Paintings and Drawings, List Gallery, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
2002 Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1998 Franklin Marshall College, Lancaster, PA
1997 Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1997 Denison University Gallery, Granville, OH
1996 New Work, Icon Gallery, Brunswick, ME
1993 Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1991 Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1990 Williamsburg Museum, Williamsburg, VA
1988 Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1985 More Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2012 Natural Wonders, BigTown Gallery, Rochester, VT
2011 Selfscape, Middlesex Community College, Edison, NJ
2011Tale of Two Cities, BLB Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2011 “9”, Chinese Academy of Fine Arts, Beijing, China
2010 Mid-Atlantic New Paintings, Ridderhof Martin Gallery, Univ.of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA
2010 Cultural Memory, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
2008 Hand Pulled Prints, St. Asaph’s Gallery, Bala Cynwyd, PA
2008 Four Lithos, Crane Arts Building, Philadelphia, PA
2007 From the Studio IV, The Center For Emerging Visual Artists, Felicity R. “Bebe” Benoliel Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2007 POST, Freeman’s Aucition House, Philadelphia, PA
2007 The Philadelphia Invitational Portfolios, Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA
2006 Selections 6, curated by Linda Noochlin, Levy Gallery, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
2006 Rip, Rig & Panic, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, Pa.
2006 Works on Paper, Arcadia University, Glenside, PA.
2005 Portland Biennial, Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
2005 Very Early Pictures, Arcadia University, Glenside , PA
2004 Group Show, Haverford College, Haverford, PA
2003 Drawing, ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME
2003 50 Years, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2003 Group show, Addams Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
2002 Past, Present, Future, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
2000 Pictura Lucida, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
1999 Gestures, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA.
1999 Faculty Show, Beaver College , Glenside, PA
1998 Group Show, ICON Gallery, Brunswick , MA
1998 Faculty Show, Kutztown University, Kutztown, PA
1997 New Work, ICON Gallery, Brunswick, ME
1996 New Images, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX
1996 Drawings, Smith College Gallery, North Hampton, MA
1995 Self-Imaginings, Maine Coast Artist’s Gallery, Rockport, ME
1995 Invitational, Albright College, Reading, PA
1994 New Directions, Frick Gallery, Belfast, ME
1994 Gallery 68, Belfast, ME
1993 Summer Show, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1993 Figurative Drawing, Woodmere Art Ctr., Chestnut Hill, PA
1991 Traveling Invitational, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL
1991 The Expressive Moment, Sharadin Gallery, Kutztown, PA
1990 Summer Show, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1990 Contemporary Philadelphia Artists, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Phila., PA (catalog)
1989 Four Women Painters, Janet Fleisher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1989 The Family in Contemporary Art, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1989 Qualities in Paint,Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, DE
1989 Invitational, Levy Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1988 Perspectives in Philadelphia, Carnegie Mellon Univ., Pittsburgh, PA
1987 Made in Philadelphia 7, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA (catalog)
1987 A Telling Impulse, Morris Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia, PA
1987 Little Gems, More Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1986 Contemporary Philadelphia Painting, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA (catalog)
1986 Painting Now: A Celebration of Pennsylvania Artists, Harrisburg, PA
1986 The Real World, More Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1986 The Figure, The Landscape, More Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1986 The Artist as Teacher, Goldie Paley Gallery, Philadelphia, PA (catalog)
1985 Philadelphia Urbanscape, Art in City Hall, Philadelphia, PA
1985 Summer Show, More Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1984 Pastoral Landscape, More Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1983 Bodies and Souls, Kornblee Gallery, New York City, NY
1981 Works on Paper, Rutgers State University, Camden, NJ
1981 Peaceable Kingdom, East Baton Rouge Museum, Baton Rouge, LA
1981 Invitational Show, Maine Coast Artists Gallery, Rockport, ME

GRANTS, AWARDS, RESIDENCIES
2006 Philadelphia Print Collaborative Portfolio, in conjunction with The Fabric Workshop
2006 Director’s Award, Works on Paper 2006, Arcadia University, Glenside, PA
2005 Ballinglen Arts Program. Residency in Ireland
2005 SOS Grant, Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
2005 Juror’s Award, Portland Museum of Art Biennial, Portland, ME
2000 Leeway Grant for Achievement, Painting
2000 Visiting Artist, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
1992 NEA Grant, Fellowship in Painting
1990 NEA Grant, Fellowship in Painting
1990 La Napoule Artist’s Residency, La Napoule, France (declined)
1989 Philadelphia Art Now, Bus Stop Poster
1988 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Fellowship for Painting
1987 Visiting Artist, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
1987 MacDowell Colony Fellowship, Residency in New Hampshire
1986 Visiting Artist, Chestnut Hill College, Chestnut Hill, PA
1985 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, Fellowship for Painting
1984-85 Visiting Artist, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Academy of Natural Sciences
Duane Morris LLP
Philadelphia Community College

SELECTED LECTURES
Swarthmore College,
University of Pennsylvania
Bowdoin College
University of North Texas
Franklin & Marshall College
Chestnut Hill College

PUBLICATIONS, REVIEWS
2006 "Very Early Pictures," D Magazine
2004 Drawings, City Paper, Philadelphia, PA
1989 Hard Choices; just Rewards, Levy Gallery, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
1988 Searching Out the Best 1978-1988, Morris Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia ,PA
1987 Made in Philadelphia 7, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
1986 Contemporary Philadelphia Painting, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
1986 The Artist As Teacher, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

BIOGRAPHY
Anda Dubinskis' figurative paintings have won numerous awards including two Painting Fellowships from the National Endowment on the Arts; two Painting Fellowships as well as an SOS grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts; and a Leeway Grant for Achievement in Painting. She was a resident artist at the MacDowell Artist Colony in New Hampshire, was awarded a residency at La Napoule, France and spent a month painting and drawing at the Ballinglen Arts Program in Ballycastle, Ireland. Her work has been exhibited extensively both locally and nationally and is represented by the Fleisher/Ollman Gallery in Philadelphia.

She received her MFA in Painting from the University of Pennsylvania and her BFA from the Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. She has taught at various institutions in the Philadelphia area including Swarthmore College, the University of Pennsylvania, Moore College of Art, Arcadia University and Tyler School of Art. She joined the faculty at Drexel University in 2007 and is currently an Assistant Teaching Professor and Drawing Coordinator in the Visual Arts Department of the Antoinette Westphal College of Media Arts and Design. She lives and works in Philadelphia.





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