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Sheila Berger Sheila Berger

Résumé

 

197879                 Studio Arts Program, University of Wisconsin, Wisconsin

1982                      Sculpture Center, New York

1989                      Bachelor of Fine Arts, New York University

198487                 Studies abroad at New York University, Venice, Italy

1989                      Art Students League

1997                      New York Academy of Arts

2011                      Art Students League, New York

 

                              Lives and works in New York City                 

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2010                      "Tabula Incognita," Ferus Gallery, Los Angeles, California

2009                      Paul Kasmin Gallery, New Works, New York, New York

2006                      Travel Journals, The Rubin Museum, New York, New York

2005                      Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, New York

2004                      Bemis Center for Contemporary Art, Omaha, Nebraska

2003                      Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, New York

1999                      First New York, Staff Gallery, New York, New York

1998                      Sheila Berger: Cosmati Impressions, Sponsored and Curated by the

                                       City of Sutri, Italy

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2011                      White Sale, Loretta Howard Gallery, New York, New York

                              NYU Venice 19742011, NYU University Grey Art Gallery, New York, New York 

                              Lied Art Gallery, Omaha, Nebraska, January

2007                      The Bemis Center: Building a Legacy 19852007, Creighton University’s

                              Lied Art Gallery, Omaha, Nebraska, January

2006                      Travel Journals, The Rubin Museum, New York, New York

                              Waxworks, Silvermine Guild Art Center, New Canaan, Connecticut, September

                              Impulse, Sparkplugart, Portland, Oregon, September

                              Between Texture & Light, Autzen Gallery, Portland State University, Portland,   Oregon

2005                      Two Rivers, Two Countries, United States Embassy, Vientiane, Laos

2004                      American Consulate, Istanbul, Turkey

2003                      Exit Art Gallery, New York, New York

2002                      Nicole Klagsbrun Gallery, New York, New York

2000                      Books Etc., Robert A. Hittel Bookstore/Gallery, Miami, Fla.

                              The Edge, Brooke Dorshe Projects, Miami Fla.

1999                      Galleria Arlete, Rome, Italy

1997                      The Conservatory Gardens of the City of New York, New York

1996                      Hastings Museum, Artist’s Books

                              The House Gallery, New York, New York

1995                      The Conservatory Gardens of the City of New York, New York

                              The House Gallery, New York, New York

1994                      Dreams, The House Gallery

1993                      Portraits, Gallery 291, New York, New York

1992                      The House Gallery, New York, New York

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2013                      Towey, Gael, "Portraits in Creativity,” Documentary Film

2010                      Robinson, Walter, "Weekend Update,” Artnet Magazine, September 2010

2009                      "Medium Cool, Best in Painting,"  Time Out Magazine, May

2006                      Luby, Abby, "House of wax” The Advocate, August

                              Row, DK, “Shows of note” The Oregonian, July 07

2005                      Rosenberg, Karen, “Weekend Picks,” New York Magazine, December

                              Casgar, Amanda, “City Beat,” Art Business News, March

                              Ochs, Jordan, “Profile Sheila Berger encaustic artist” Playback, March

2004                      Baker, Sarah, “Chamberlain and Berger Glimpse of Bemis Future Shows,”

                              The Reader, December The Omaha World Herald, January

2003                      Thompson, Mimi, “Artists on Artists: Sheila Berger”, Bomb, pp.89, Summer 2003     

                              Robinson, Walter, “Weekend Update”, Artnet Magazine, February

                              “Encaustic Impressions”, The New York Sun, January 13

2000                      Browner, Jesse, “The Bard of Chelsea,” New York Magazine, July

1998                      Johnson, Ken, The New York Times, February

                              Art News, April

1997                      New York Post, November

 

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

2011                                            The American Consulate, Sanaa, Yemen

2007                                            The American Consulate, Istanbul, Turkey

2006                                            The American Embassy, Vientiane, Laos

 

  

AWARDS AND GRANTS

 

2004                      Fulbright-Hays by the United States of America, acting through PAS

2003                      Bemis Center of the Arts, Omaha, Nebraska