Celia Reisman

 

EDUCATION

 

1978      Yale University MFA

1971      Kent State Blossom Art Program

1971      Carnegie Mellon University BFA

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2015      Paul Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2013      Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2011      Paul Thiebaud Gallery, New York, NY

2010     Paul Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA

            Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA 

            Dartmouth College, Department of Art, Hanover, NH

2009     Four Seasons Hotel, Philadelphia PA

2007     Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2006     Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA

2004     Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia , PA

2002     Public Places - Private Spaces, Mark Green and Celia Reisman,

            FIVE Princelet Street Gallery, London, England

2001     Kathryn Markel Fine Arts, New York, NY

            Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

            Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA

2000     James A. Michener Art Museum, Fifteen Year Survey Show, Doylestown, PA

            Tsasis School, Surrey, England

1999     Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1997     Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1995     Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1994     The List Gallery, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA

1992     Cleaver/Callahan Gallery, New York, NY

            Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1990     Swarthmore College, Swarthmore PA

1988     Hood Museum, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

            Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1987     Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA

1986     University City Science Center, Philadelphia, PA

1985     College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

1982     Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS 

 

2016     “Painting in the Neighborhood”, Big Town Gallery, Rochester, VT

            “Near and Far” Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2015     “Women’s Work”, R.B.Stevenson Galelry, La Jolla, CA

2014     “Seven Women Painters”, Big Town Gallery, Rochester, VT

2012     “New Work” , Big Town Gallery, Rochester, VT

            “All About Etching”, Neptune Fine Art, Washington, D.C.

            “Creative Hand, Discerning Heart”, Michener Museum of Art, Doylestown,PA

2011      “Pennsylvania Landscapes”, Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA

             “Piece by Piece”, Art Bank Gallery, US Department of State, Washington, DC

             “Coast to Coast”, Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

             “Scripted”, Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2010      “Intimate Landscapes”, Morpeth Contemporary, Hoepwell, NJ

              “CR Ettinger Studio Selections”, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

              “Art of the State”, State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA

              “Mark/Remarque” Print Portfolio, Free Library of Philadelphia

              “Small Works – Three Artists”, Morpeth Contemporary Gallery, Hopewell, NJ

2009       “Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts”, American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York City, New York

              “Susan Lichtman and Celia Reisman” Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, RI

              “A Dog’s Life”, Memphis College of Art Gallery, Memphis, Tennessee

              “Color Key”, Painting Center, New York, New York

              “On the Landscape, A Feminine Eye”, Big Town Gallery, Rochester, VT

              “Drawing from Observation”, University of Dayton Art Department, Dayton, OH

              “Imagine”, Wallingford Art Center, Wallingford, PA

2008       “Art of the State”, State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA

              “Big, Bold, Beautiful”, State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA

              “Marking the Landscape”, Geneseo State University of New York, NY

2007       “Landscape Interpretations”, Painting Center, New York City, NY

2005        Pointie Dog Press, “Miami Art Fair’ and “New York Art Fair”

               Ruth Morpeth Gallery, Gallery Selections, Hopewell, NJ

               “George Nick Selects” Concord Art Center, Concord, MA

               “Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA curated by Juliet Wilson-Bareau

2002        “Contemporary Realism”, Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA

               “Landscapes-Mindscapes”, Long Beach Island Art Foundation, New Jersey

               “The Nature of Nature”, Boyden Gallery, St. Mary’s College, MD

2001        “Selections” Painting show curated by George Nick, Concord Art Center, Concord,MA

2000        “Paintings”, Kornbluth Walker Gallery, Fairlawn, NJ

1999        “Darkness”, Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA

1998        “In Her Voice: Self Portraits by Women”, Berman Art Museum, Collegeville, PA

               "Landscape: Observed,Remembered,Invented", Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT

               “Images of Fall", Noyes Museum, Oceanville, NJ 

               "Light", Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA

               "Small Painting Invitational", Blue Mountain Gallery, NY,NY

1997        "Summer Show", Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA

               "Image/Abstraction" Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

1996        “Winter Show", Painting Center, New York, NY, "Rediscovering the Landscape ofthe Americas", Gerald Peters Gallery, Sante Fe,NM, Tucson Museum of Art,

                Art Museum of South Texas, Western Washington University Gallery, MemorialArt Gallery, Gibbes Museum of Art

               “Spirit of Nature”, M B Modern, New York, NY

               “Summer Solstice”, Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA

               "Invitational Drawing Exhibition", Smith College, Northampton, MA

1995        "Three Person Show", Kornbluth/Walker Gallery, Fairlawn, NJ

1994        "The Artist as Native: Reinventing Regionalism",Middlebury College Museum ofArt; Babcock Gallery, New York, NY; Albany Institute of Art, Owensboro Museum of Art; Westmoreland Museum of Art

1991        "Watercolor Exhibition", Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago, IL

1990        "Small Works", First Street Gallery, New York, NY Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA

               "Art in the Garden", Kornbluth Gallery, Fairlawn, NJ

1989        "20th Anniversary Exhibition", Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia

               “Summer Pleasures”, Kornbluth Gallery, Fairlawn, NJ

1988        "Philadelphia Drawing", Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA

                Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA

               "Invitational", Bowery Gallery, New York, NY

               "In Celebration of Philadelphia", Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1987        "Eastern Pennsylvania Drawing Exhibition", Beaver College, Glenside, PA

               "Works on Paper Invitational", Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

                 Muhlenberg College, Allentown, PA

1986         "Contemporary Philadelphia Painting", Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia

                "Town and Country", Noel Butcher Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1985         "Chicago International Art Exposition", Kathryn Markel Gallery, New York, NY

               "Divine Vistas", Noel Butcher Gallery, Philadelphia

               "Eastern Pennsylvania Drawing Exhibition", Beaver College, Glenside, PA

               "Small Works", New York University, NY

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Andrew Mangravite, Broad Street Review, Gross McCleaf Solo Exhibition, April 2013

Janet Purcell, Times of Trenton, Princeton Day School Solo Exhibit, January 2013

Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, “All About Etching”, Neptune Fine Art, October 2012

Susan Van Dongen, Central Jersey.com, Michener Museum, “Creative Hand” October 2012

Edith Newhall, Philadelphia Inquirer, Gross McCleaf Gallery “Scripted” August 2011

John Goodrich, City Arts Magazine, Thiebaud Gallery Solo Exhibition, NY, April 2011 

o odrich, Alex Hanson, Valley News, Dartmouth College Art Department – August 2010

Lea Feinstein, Art News, Thiebaud Gallery – Solo Exhibition, May 2010

Edward Sozanski, Philadelphia Inquirer, January, 2010

Victoria Donohoe, Philadelphia Inquirer, November, 2009

Amy Rahn, Seven Days, “A Feminine Eye”, October, 2009

Bill Scott, Art in America, “Celia Reisman”, September 1, 2008

Edith Newhall, Philadelphia Inquirer, “Celia Reisman”, November 16, 2007

Roberta Fallon, Art Blog, Fallonandrosof.com, “Celia Reisman” December 8, 2004

Roberta Fallon, Philadelphia Weekly, “Celia Reisman” December 2004

Edward Sozanski, Philadelphia Inquirer, “Celia Reisman”, December 2004

Ruth Latter, The Daily Progress, “Contemporary Realism”, September 5, 2002

Jane Biberman, Montgomery Town and Country, “Private Worlds”December 2002

Larry Savadove, The Breakers,” Landscape/Mindscapes” August, 2002

Edward Sozanski, Philadelphia Inquirer, “Secret World at the Michener Museum”, Nov.2000

Jane Biberman, Art Matters “Celia Reisman at Gross McCleaf Gallery”, January 2001

Edward Sozanski, Philadelphia Inquirer, "In Her Voice", January 1, 1999 Victoria Donohue, Philadelphia Inquirer, "In Her Voice", December 20,1998

Edward Sozanski, Philadelphia Inquirer, "Celia Reisman", February 7, 1997

Contributions Newspaper, Color Reproduction of "Winter Walk", March 1997

A. Gussow & G.Edgerton, "Landscape of the Americas" Catalogue, 1996

Edward Sozanski, Philadelphia Inquirer, "Celia Reisman", April 28, 1995

Robin Rice, City Paper, "Celia Reisman", May 5, 1995

Victoria Donohoe, Philadelphia Inquirer, "Celia Reisman, March 6, 1994

Rich Kreiner, Metroland, "The Artist as Native", February 17, 1994

Helen Mirkil, Art Matters, "Celia Reisman, October 1992

Eileen Watkins, Newark Star Ledger, "Summer Pleasures", August 6, 1989

Vivien Raynor, The New York Times, "Summer Pleasures", July 16, 1989

Leona Daignault, Chestnut Hill Local, "In Celebration of Philadelphia",Sept. 1,1988

Victoria Donohoe, Philadelphia Inquirer, "Group Landscape Show", July 31, 1987

Victoria Donohoe, Philadelphia Inquirer, "Celia Reisman" July 4, 1986

Burton Wasserman, WFLN 95.7 FM Radio, "Celia Reisman", June 1986

Victoria Donohoe, Philadelphia Inquirer, "Contemporary Philadelphia Painting" January

31,1986

Victoria Donohoe, Philadelphia Inquirer, "Beaver College Drawing" March 8, 1985

 

VISITING ARTIST / TEACHING EXPERIENCE / PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

 

2015 Borgo Finnochietto Artist Residency, Buonconvento, Italy

2013 Mt Gretna School of Art, Mt. Gretna, PA

2012 -13     Visiting Artist, International School of Painting, Drawing & Sculpture, Umbria,Italy

2010-13      Visiting Critic, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia, PA

2010          Adjunct Professor, Haverford College 

2008-09     Mentor, Mass College of Art, Graduate Program

1990-08     Assistant Professor, Swarthmore College

2007         Visiting Artist, Michener Art Museum, Daniel Garber Exhibition

                Visiting Artist, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

                Visiting Artist, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

2003        Co- Curator, “Value and Presence” List Gallery, Swarthmore College

2001        Visiting Artist, Trinity College

1998        Visiting Artist, Central Connecticut State University

1985-02   Visiting Assistant Professor, Dartmouth College

1995       Visiting Artist, American University

1992-93   Visiting Assistant Professor, Temple University

1985       Visiting Artist, Chautauqua Institution

              Visiting Artist, Goucher College

1981       Visiting Assistant Professor, Amherst College

              Lecturer, Smith College

1979       Lecturer, Smith College

             Visiting Artist, New Hampshire College 

 

 

 

AWARDS

 

2009     Purchase Award, Hassam, Speicher, Betts and Symons Fund,

            American Academy of Arts and Letters

            Helene Wurlitzer Foundation Residency, Taos, New Mexico

2008     Swarthmore Sabbatical Leave

2006     Howard Foundation Finalist, Brown University

2004     Alfred and Trafford Klots Residency Program, Rochefort en Terre, France

            Swarthmore Sabbatical Leave

2002    Swarthmore Faculty Grant

2001    Leeway Foundation - Window of Opportunity Award

           Pennsylvania Council on the Arts - SOS Grant

2000   Swarthmore Sabbatical Leave

          Swarthmore Faculty Grant

1999   Ragdale Foundation Fellow

          Open Studio Press, Mid Atlantic Artists

1996   Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Fellowship

1990   Muhlenberg College Exhibition Prize

1987   Muhlenberg College Exhibition Prize

1985   Delaware State Arts Council Grant

1985   Purchase Award, Beaver College

1981   Massachusetts Council on the Arts Fellowship

1978   Ford Foundation Special Grant, Yale University

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS 

 

Linda Lee Alter Collection

Arcadia College

Bell Atlantic

Burns Educational Associates

Camden County Cultural Association

CIGNAE.I. DuPont Federal Home Mortgage Association

Fidelity Bank

First National Bank of Maryland

General Electric

Helios Corporation

Himont, Inc.

Kirkland & Ellis

James A. Michener Art Museum

Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, MA

Pittsburgh National Bank Philadelphia Community College

State Museum of Pennsylvania

SUNY Geneseo Art Gallery

Swarthmore College

University City Science Center

US State Department

 

Represented by Paul Thiebaud Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Big Town Gallery, Rochester, VT

 

 

 

WEBSITE www.celiareisman.com

 

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