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Solo Exhibitions

SOHO20 Chelsea Gallery, “Color—Form—Structure,” New York, NY, 2011

Melanee Cooper Gallery, Chicago, IL, “just around the block,” 2009

Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, “Julie Karabenick: Recent Paintings,” 2007

Broadway Gallery, New York, NY, 2004

Livonia Civic Center, Livonia, MI, “Contemplative Spaces: Two Perspectives,” 2003 (two-person exhibition)

Washington Street Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI, “Recent Paintings: Explorations in Color and Form,” 2002

Washington Street Gallery, Ann Arbor, MI, 1999

Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor, MI, 1998


Selected Group Exhibitions

dm contemporary, New York, NY, “A Few Conversations about Color” curated by Joanne Mattera, 2015

David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM, “Holiday Group Show 2012,” 2012-2013

Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, “20th Annual Anniversary Exhibition Invitational: Twenty Jurors,” 2012

C2 Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL, “Beyond Measure,” 2011

David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM, “Op, Pop and Geo Again,” 2010-2011

David Richard Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM, “Line, Curve, Form,” 2010

Gallery 128, New York, NY, “GeoMetrics II” curated by Gloria Klein, 2009

Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY, “Blogpix” curated by Joanne Mattera, Hrag Vartanian, Roberta Fallon and Libby Rosof, 2009

The Painting Center, New York, NY, “Building Picturing” curated by Vittorio Colaizzi, 2007

Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA, “Luxe, Calme, et Volupté” curated by Joanne Mattera, 2007

Gallery Siano, Philadelphia, PA, “ORDER(ed)” curated by Julie Karabenick, 2006 (catalogue essay by Roberta Fallon)

Gallery 180, The Illinois Institute of Art, Chicago, IL, “Complex Simplicity/Simple Complexity,” 2005

Broadway Gallery, New York, NY, “Engaging the Structural” curated by Julie Karabenick, 2005 (accompanying essay by Lilly Wei)

Chicago Art Source, Chicago, IL, “14 Reasons for Red,” 2005

Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, IN, “2004 Biennial,” 2004

Lansing Art Gallery, Lansing, MI, 2003

Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI, “Washington Street Gallery Visits Buckham,” 2002

Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, IL, “Full Spectrum,” 2002

Power Center for the Performing Arts, Ann Arbor, MI, 2002

Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI, 2002

Media Union Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, “Local Color,” 2001

Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, MI, “Michigan Fine Arts Competition,” 2001, 2000, 1996, 1995

ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL and Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, MI, “Ann Arbor Women Artists,” 2001

Jean-Paul Slusser Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, “Ann Arbor Women Artists 50th Anniversary Exhibition,” 2001

Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor, MI, “Exhibit 6: New Work,” 2000

Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, MI, “Jackson Area Show,” 2000, 1999, 1997, 1996

Washtenaw Community College Art Gallery, Ypsilanti, MI, “Nine: Recent Works,” 1998

Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI, 1998

Oakland Community College Gallery, Farmington, MI, ”Our Visions: Women in Art,” 1997, 1995

Left Bank Gallery, Flint, MI, “All Media Competition,” 1997, 1996

Lansing Art Gallery, Lansing, MI, “Botanical Images,” 1997

Ella Sharp Museum, Jackson, MI, “Reconcilable Differences,” 1997

Kerrytown Concert House, Ann Arbor, MI, 1997

Saginaw Township Administration Building, Saginaw, MI, “State of the Arts ’96 Annual Exhibition,” 1996

Artlink Contemporary Art Gallery, Fort Wayne, IN, “15th National Print Exhibition,” 1995

Krasl Art Center, St. Joseph, MI, “All Michigan-All Media,” 1995

Community House, Birmingham, MI, “Our Town” juried by Samuel Sachs II, Director, Detroit Institute of Arts, 1995

Lansing Art Gallery, Lansing, MI, “Michigan All Media Competition,” 1995, 1992

Saginaw Township Administration Building, Saginaw, MI, “State of the Arts” juried by MaryAnn Wilkinson, Associate Curator, Detroit Institute of Arts, 1995

Buckham Gallery, Flint, MI, “The Issue of Scale,” 1994

Left Bank Gallery, Flint, MI, “Left Bank Gallery All Media Show,” 1994 (best of show), 1992, 1991, 1990

Flora Kirsch Beck Gallery, Alma, MI, “13th Annual Alma College Statewide Print Competition,” 1993 (traveling exhibition, 5 venues)

Ottawa Gallery, Sylvania, OH, “Ottawa National Print Exhibition,” 1993

Scarab Club, Detroit, MI, “Printmaking & Works on Paper Exhibition,” 1993, 1991

Ann Arbor Art Association, Ann Arbor, MI, “The Print: A Statewide Competition for Printmakers,” 1993, 1992, 1991

Art Center of Battle Creek, Battle Creek, MI, “14th Annual Michigan Artists Competition,” 1993

Lansing Art Gallery, Lansing, MI, “25th Annual Painting & Sculpture Competition,” 1992

Flora Kirsch Beck Gallery, Alma, MI, “11th Annual Alma College Statewide Print Competition” juried by Philip Pearlstein, 1991  (traveling exhibition, 5 venues)

Lansing Art Gallery, Lansing, MI, “10th Annual Botanical Images Competition,” 1991

Scarab Club, Detroit, MI, “Scarab Club All Media Silver Medal Exhibition,” 1990


Publications (Artist’s Writings)

Essays/Interviews in print

Timothy App: The Aesthetics of Precision; Forty-five Years of Painting, artist interview in this exhibition catalogue, 2013

Barbara Stanczak: Form + Answer, artist interview in this exhibition catalogue, 2012

Sense and Sensation, interview with Laurie Fendrich in this exhibition catalogue, 2010

Jennifer Goodman: Ocular Spectra, essay in this exhibition catalogue, John Buckley Gallery, 2010

Marco Casentini: Every Thing in the Right Place, artist interview in this exhibition catalogue, 2009

Marco Casentini: Roll Over, artist interview in this exhibition catalogue, 2009

William Conger: Paintings 1958-2008, artist interview in this exhibition catalogue, 2009

Gudrun Mertes-Frady: Paintings 2007, artist interview in this exhibition catalogue, 2007

Joanne Mattera: Ten Years of Encaustic Painting, artist interview in this exhibition catalogue, 2006

“Looking Forward and Looking Back: The Art of Cecily Kahn,” magazine essay,
 NY Arts, January/February, 2005

“Striving for Perfection in an Imperfect World: In Conversation with Laurie Fendrich,”
magazine interview, NY Arts, November-December, 2004

 

Interviews published on Geoform (www.geoform.net) with:

Dan Ramirez of Madison, WI, June, 2014

Thornton Willis of New York, NY, September, 2013

Tadasky (Tadasuke Kuwayama) of New York, NY, February, 2013

Ed Mieczkowski of Huntington Beach, CA, November, 2012

Julian Stanczak of Seven Hills, OH, October, 2011

Lynda Ray of Richmond, VA, August, 2011

June Harwood of Studio City, CA, January, 2011

Mark Emerson of Sacramento, CA, September, 2010

George Earl Ortman of New York, NY, August, 2010

Harvey Daniels of Brighton, United Kingdom, May, 2010

Gary Petersen of New York, NY, April, 2010

Gonçalo Ivo of Paris, France, February, 2010

Marco Casentini of Hermosa Beach, CA, July, 2009

Alexander Couwenberg of Alta Loma, CA, May, 2009

Mark Wilson of West Cornell, CT, March, 2009

Bruce Pollock of Philadelphia, PA, February, 2009

Andrew Christofides of Sydney, Australia, September, 2008

Michael Knutson of Portland, OR, September, 2008

Larry Spaid of Philadelphia, PA, June, 2008

Karl Benjamin of Claremont, CA, May, 2008

Vincent Longo of New York, NY, February, 2008

William Conger of Chicago, IL, January, 2008

Marko Spalatin of Blue Mounds, WI, December, 2007

Grace DeGennaro of Yarmouth, MA, December,  2007

Astrid Fitzgerald of New York, NY, August, 2007

W. C. Richardson of University Park, MD, June, 2007

Laurie Fendrich of New York, NY, April, 2007

Rae Mahaffey of Portland, OR, March, 2007

Michael Kessler of Santa Fe, NM, February, 2007

Timothy App of Baltimore, MD, November, 2006

Liz Coats of Wanganui, New Zealand, September, 2006

Gudrun Mertes-Frady of Brooklyn, NY, August, 2006

Robert Straight of Wilmington, DE, August, 2006

Gail Gregg of New York, NY, July, 2006

Julie Gross of New York, NY, May, 2006

Tracey Adams of Carmel, CA, April, 2006

Mark Brown of Chapel Hill, NC, February, 2006

C. Morey de Morand of London, UK, January, 2006

Joanne Mattera of New York, NY, September, 2005

Burton Kramer of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, July, 2005

Marjorie Mikasen of Lincoln, NE, February, 2005

 

Curatorial Projects

Online

Geoform: an online scholarly resource and curatorial project that examines contemporary abstract geometric art from around the world, online since May 2005 (Geoform)

Gallery

Gallery Siano, Philadelphia, PA, “ORDER(ed)” May 5–June 17, 2006, with catalogue, essay by Roberta Fallon

Broadway Gallery, New York, NY, “Engaging the Structural,” April 5–30, 2005, with accompanying essay by Lilly Wei


Other Professional Experience

Juror, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL, “Abstract & Geometric,” 2007
(more about exhibition at Woman Made Gallery)


Selected Bibliography

Managing Behavior in Organizations, 5th Edition, Jerald Greenberg, Pearson Education IRC, 2009, cover image

Online catalogue essay, “Luxe, Calme et Volupté: A Meditation on Visual Pleasure” by Joanne Mattera, Marsha Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA, 2007

Art Matters, “The System is Out of Order,” review by Anne Fabbri, June, 2006

Communicating at Work: Principles and Practices for Business, 9th Edition., Ronald B. Adler and Jeanne Marquardt Elmhorst, McGraw Hill, 2006, cover image

The Philadelphia Inquirer, “Creative styles of their own, ” review by Edith Newhall, May 26, 2006

fallonandrosof.com, “ORDER(ed),” review by Libby Rosof, May 17, 2006

Key to Philadelphia, “Who’s on First (Friday),” review by Krystyna Warchol, May 1-14, 2006

aroundphilly.com, “First Friday Spotlight,” review by R. B. Strauss, May 4, 2006

Current Magazine, “Julie Karabenick’s Geometric Abstractions,” Kyle Norris, April, 2006

Catalogue essay by Roberta Fallon, “Beauty, Order and Individuality,” Gallery Siano, Philadelphia, PA, 2006

NY Arts Magazine, “Geometry Reloaded,” review by Lilly Wei, May/June, 2005

NY Arts Magazine, “Julie Karabenick’s Systematic Freedoms, essay by Vivek Narayanan, January/February, 2004

encOmpass: A Woman’s Guide to Washtenaw County, 2002, 2003-2004 editions, color image

Chicago Reader, Galleries & Museums, December 6, 2002, image

The Flint Journal, “Buckham Gallery winds up with a big show before vacation,” review by Christopher Young, July 18, 2002

Education
PhD (Psychology), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1981

BA with High Honors (French), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, 1970