Karen Shaw                                                                     krshaw100@gmail.com

162 Ninth Avenue  Apt. 2B                                           www.Karenshaw100.com            

New York, NY 10011,                                                                                                                                                               

One person Exhibitions

 

2014  Librarie Benoit Forgeot, Paris France

2011  Quantum Gravy, Permanent Collection, Islip Art Museum,

          East Islip, New York  

          Galerie Lina Davidov, Paris, France

2010   Gaga Art Center, Garnerville, NY

2007    Galerie Lina Davidov, Paris, France

2006    Sol del Rio, Guatemala City, Guatemala

2005    Main Gallery, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI

2004    Susan Conde Gallery, New York, NY

            Webb Gallery, Knoxville, TN

2002    Art Resources Transfer, New York, NY

2001    Art Resources Transfer, New York, NY

2000    Art Resources Transfer, New York, NY

1998    Mini Retrospective at ART, New York, NY

1991    Anthony Giordano Gallery, Oakdale, NY

1990    Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville TN

            Het Apollohuis, Eindhoven, Netherlands

1988    Southampton College, Long Island University, Southampton, NY

1986    Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

1983    Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York, NY

1981    Dany Keller  Galerie, Munich, Germany

             Grita Insam Galerie, Vienna, Austria

             Galerie Carintia, Klagenfurt, Austria

             Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York, NY

1980     International Cultureel Centrum, Antwerp, Belgium

             Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT

             City University Graduate Center, New York, NY

1979     Marianne Deson Gallery, Chicago, IL

             Bertha Urdang  Gallery, New York, NY

1978     Forum Stadtpark, Graz, Austria

              Dany Keller, Munich, Germany

              Franklin Furnace Archive, New York, NY

              P.S. 1 Open Studios, Long Island City, NY

1977      Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn, NY

1976      Franklin Furnace, Archive, New York, NY

              Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York, NY

              OK Harris Works of Art, New York, NY

 

 

Selected Group Show

 

2014     Pins and Needles, Housatonic Museum, Bridgeport, CT

             Selections from the collection of the International Collage Center, Ewing

              Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

2013      Back to the Future, Suffolk County Historical Society, Riverhead, NY

              Remix, Katonah Museum, Katonah, New York

              Eye on the Storm, Rauschenberg Gallery, Fort Meyers, FL

              Housatonic Museum, Bridgeport, CT

              Maps, Lehmann College Gallery, Bronx, New York

              Are we Where Yet, AIR Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

2012     What's My Line, Kim Foster Gallery, New York, NY

             Selections from the International Collage Center touring exhibitions:Samek 

              Gallery, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA

              Rules of Conversion, Haskins Laboratories, New Haven, CT   

              Visual Phrasing, College of Saint Elizabeth, Morristown, NJ

              Women of the Book, The Park School of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

2010      See What I Mean, Taller Boricua Cultural Center, New York, NY

              Pop Goes the World, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York, NY

2009      Daughters of the Revolution, Women and Collage,  Pavel Zoubok Gallery, NYC      

              Unfolding Process, Herbert Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca,                 

              New York

               Office Space, ROCA, West Nyack, NY

              20th Anniversary Exhibition, Lina Davidov Galerie, Paris, France

2008      Women at the Olympic Games,  Frauenmuseum. Bonn, Germany

              Viewing Room, Frederieke Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

              1968/2008, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York, NY

2007      Lina Davidov Galerie, Paris, France

               Sugar Buzz, Lehman College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY

2006      Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York, NY

              Michael Steinberg Gallery, New York, NY

              Almost Art, Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, PA

2005      Gallery Sumer, Istanbul, Turkey

              Charmed, Girls Club of America, New York, NY

2004      Susan Conde Gallery, New York, NY

2003      Mt. Desert Symposium, Bar harbor, ME

              The Feminine Touch, Sylvia Heisel, New York, NY

2002      Ben Shahn Gallery, William Patterson University,  New Brunswick, NJ

              Body Power/Power Play, Wurtembergischer Kunstverein, Stuttgart, Germany

              Body Language, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, NY

2001      The Body Show, The Workspace, New York, NY

              Lina Davidov Galerie, Paris, France

              Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC

2000      Lina Davidov Galerie, Paris, France

              Art Space, Los Angeles, CA

              Wunder Kammerer, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn NY

              Art Resources Transfer, New York, NY

1999      The Lottery, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

              Millennium Messages, Heckscher Museum, Huntington, NY

              Surface Structure, Irene Nickolai Gallery, New York, NY

              Phenotypology, Hall Walls, Buffalo, NY

              Union Gallery, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

1998      Text & Number, Remba Gallery, West Los Angeles, CA

              Ticking, Webb Gallery, Waxahachie, TX

              Materials, Staller Art Center, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

1997      Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amhurst, MA

              Antarctica, Eindhoven, Netherlands

1996      Plastica Contemporanea, Guatemala City, Guatemala

              Rubin Gallery, sothampton College, Southampton, NY

              Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

1995      Matrix is 20, Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT

              Messages from the Planet, Noyes Museum, Oceanville, NJ

1994      A World of Maps, Anchorage Museum of History & Art, Anchorage, AK

1993      Artist Books & Art About Books, Pratt Manhattan, New York, NY

              V. Rubelle & Norman Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

              Maria Feliz Gallery, Jim Thorpe, PA

              Southampton College Art Gallery, Southampton, NY

              The Pages Speak, Bryant Library, Roslyn, NY

1992      Southampton College Art Gallery, Southampton, NY

              Elsa Mott Ives Gallery, New York, NY

              Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

              Union Gallery, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY

1991      Q.C.C. Gallery, Queensborough Community College, Bayside, NY

              Gallery B4A, New York, NY

              Boca Museum, Boca Raton, FL

1990      Anchorage Museum of History & Art, Anchorage, AK

              The Environment Show, Women's Art Caucus, Krasdale, Food, Corp.,Bx., NY

              Henry Street Settlement, New York, NY

1989      Basel Art Fair, Kunstmesse, Basel Switzerland

              Henry Street Settlement, New York, NY

1988      Erasmus House, Basel Switzerland

              Fashion Moda, Bronx, NY

              48 Laight Street Gallery, New York, NY

              Gallery Without Walls, Newark, NJ

1987      Museum of Contemporary Hispanic Art, New York, NY

              Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, TN

1986      Clocktower, New York, NY

              Regenstein Library, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL  

 1985    Real Art Ways, Hartford Connecticut

            Marion Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

1984    Queens Museum, Flushing, New York

1983    Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York City

                Carver Cultural Arts Center, San Antonio, Texas

            Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York City

1982    Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, New York

            Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt, Germany

            Grita Insam Galerie, Vienna, Austria

1981    Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia

            Albright College, Reading, Pennsylvania

            Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota

            St. Peter's Church Gallery, Citicorp Building, New York City

            Touchstone Gallery, New York City

            University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island

            Zone Gallery, Springfield, Massachusetts

1980    Museum of Contemporary Art, Sao Paolo, Brazil

            Felix Handschin Galerie, Basel, Switzerland

            Basel Art Fair, Basel, Switzerland

            Touchstone Gallery, New York

1979    Bertha Urdang Gallery, New York City

1978    California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California

            Franklin Furnace Archive, New Zealand Tour

             Hera Gallery, Wakefield RI

            Touchstone  Gallery, New York City

            University of Ohio, Columbus, Ohio

1977    Eugenia Cucalon Gallery, New York City

            P.S. 1 New York City, Exhibition travelling throughout Europe & Middle East

            Marianne Deson Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

            Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois

            Albright Knox Gallery, Buffalo, New York

1975    CEAC, Toronto, Canada

            Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York

 1974   Heckscher State Museum, Huntington, New York

Public Collections

Yale University Museum, New Haven, CT

International Collage Center

Portland Museum of Art, Portland OR

Islip Art Museum

Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, Firestone Library

Vera List Gallery, The New School for Social Research, New York, New York

Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT

Anchorage Museum of History & Art, Anchorage, AK

Seagram's Corporation, New York , NY

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut

Erasmushaus, Basel, Switzerland

Museum Van Hedendaagse Kunst, Antwerp, Belgium

Museum of Modern Art, New York City

Herbert Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithica, New York

City University Graduate Center, New York City

Israel Museum, Jerusalem, Israel

Best Products, Richmond Virginia

Grolier Club, New York City

Franklin Furnace Archive, New York  City

Grants and Awards  

SOS Grant from NYSCA, 2004, 2007 

SOS Grant from NYSCA 1999

Swatch Watch design Competition 1992

New York Foundation for the Arts individual artist's grant 1992-93

Foundation Karolyi residency, Vence, France, 1988, 1989

New York Foundation for the Arts, Artist in residence grant

National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, 1978-79

First Prize New York Times Short Story Contest, wrote about my work

First prize in graphics, North Shore Art League Competition

William Graf Scholarship for Excellence in Art, Hunter College, 1965

 Bibliography

Pulse Magazine, profile by Pat Rogers, September, 2011

Newsday, article, Ariella Budick, January 2, 2008

New York Times, review Benjamin Genochio, Dec. 20, 2007

New York Times, review, Ken Johnson, Oct. 17, 2004

Body Power/Power Play, catalog Wurttembergischer Kunstverein 2002

New York Times, review May 12, 2002

Heterogenesis, article by Nancy Princenthal and interview with Jean Sellem, Lund Sweden , Oct. 2000

Newsday review by Aileen Jacobson, November 9, 1999

New York Times, review by Helen Harrison, August 29, 1999

Buffalo News, review by Richard Huntington, May 13, 1999

Zing Magazine, article by Janet Goleas, Feb. 1999

The Los Angeles Times, review by Claudine Ise, August 21, 1998

The New York Times, review by Phyllis Braff, July 26, 1998

Zing Magazine, published Devon Dikeou, June 1998 

The New York Times, review, William Zimmer, June 1, l997

The Star Ledger, review, Stuart Miller, June 6, 1997

New York Newsday, review, Julia Szabo, February 28, l997

Newsday, review, Carey Lovelace, June 7, 1996

New York Newsday, review, Carey Lovelace, October 4, 1996

New York Times, review, Helen Harrison, January 24, l996

New York Newsday, review Carey Lovelace, February 4, 1995

Newsday, review, Karen Lipson, October 21, l994

New York Times, review, December 26, 1993

New York Times, review, November 28, 1993

New York Times, review, August 29, 1993

From Hard Hats to Top Hats, The Jewish Museum Catalog 1993

The Pages Speak, Bryant Library, catalog 1993

New York Times, review, December 20, 1992

New York Times, review, December 6, 1992

New York Times, review, October 15, 1992

New York Times, review, Helen Harrison, September 22, 1991

Art as Book, catalog, Boca Museum, Boca Raton, Florida

The Record, review Carol Paquette, September 26,1991

Knoxville Journal, review, Karen Kemp, January 22, 1991

Eindhoven Dagblad, review, April 30, 1990

New York Times Review, October 27, 1990

Anchorage Museum of History and Art, Anchorage Alaska Catalog, 1990

Het Apollohuis, Eindhoven, Netherlands Catalog, 1990

New York Art, review, 1990

Who's Who in American Art, 1989

Newsday, review, Margaret Moorman, September 23, 1988

New York Times Review, September 25, 1990

Southhampton Press, Karl Grossman, December 15, 1988

East Hampton Star, December 15, 1988

New York Times Review, Helen Harrison, November 27, 1988

Contemporary Landscape, Arrowmont, Gatlinburg, Tennessee, catalog 1987

The Book Made Art, A Selection of Contemporary Artist's Books, University of Chicago, Catalog 1986

New York Times Review, November 16, 1986

The Parodic Power of Popular Imagery, Catalog 1985

Verbally Charged Images, catalog 1984

Women Artists, selected works from the collection, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art

Essay by Judith E. Burnstock, Professor of Art, 1983

Art in the World, second edition textbook by Dr. Stella Russell, Holt, Rinehart, Winston, 1983

Karen Shaw, catalog, Corinne Hummel Galerie, Basel, Switzerland, 1983

Art News, review by Margaret Betts, January 1981

Karen Shaw, essay by Andrea Miller- Keller, Wadsworth, Atheneum, Hartford CT, 1980

New York Times Review, June 20, 1980

Village Voice, review, June 18, 1980

Arts Magazine, review, by Madeleine Burnside, June 1980

Art in America, review, by John Yau. December 1979

Art Forum, review, by Judith Lopez Cardozo.  October 1979

Arts Magazine, article by Lenore Malin.  April 1979

Artforum, review, by Carrie Rickie.  February 1979

Serial Art, catalog Hera Gallery, Wakefield, Rhode Island.  1978

Market Research by Karen Shaw, Published by University of Akron Press, 1978

Poetry of Systems, Essay by Dr. Susan Larson, California Institute of Technology. 1978

Six Artists, University of Ohio, Catalog  Columbus Ohio. 1978

Additional Meanings, Published by Keller Verlag, Munich Germany. 1978

Dialog, Article by Donald Harvey, Ohio Spring 1978

Kunst Forum International, Germany, Article. January 1978

Art Week, West Coast Edition, review by David Rubin. March 1978

Words at Liberty, Catalog Essay, Judith Kirshner, Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL. 1977

The Big Jewish Book, Edited by Jerome Rothenberg, Random House, New York . 1977

Dumb Ox Quarterly  #4, North Ridge, California.  Spring 1977

Heresies, 2nd issue: Patterns of Communication Among Women, New York .  1977

Art Journal, College Art Association.  Spring 1977

New York Times, review by David Shirey.  March 6, 1977

Newsday, Feature article by Susan Soper.  February 1, 1977

Additional Meanings, Catalog Essay by Peter Frank, Urdang Gallery, New York .  1976

Manfred, by Donald Barthelme & Karen Shaw, New York Times Magazine section.  April 18, 1976

Arts Magazine, Article by Allen Sondheim.  October 1976

Arts Magazine, Entries, Robert Pincus Witten. October, 1976

Employment Experience

Teaching

Princeton University, Princeton, N. J. Visiting Artist drawing, Spring 2000

Southampton College, Asst. Adjunct Prof. Intro Drawing, 1997

Hofstra University, Adjunct Prof. Life Drawing, 1994-l996

Moore College of Art, Adjunct Prof., Basic Design, Philadelphia, PA 1995-

Princeton University, Lecturer, Princeton, New Jersey, 1994.

Northern Illinois University, Visiting Artist, Dekalb Illinois.  1995

Columbia College, Visiting Artist, Chicago, Illinois, 1994.

Hofstra University, Painting Instructor, Hemstead, New York  1993- cont.

Artist in Residence, Friends Academy, Locust Valley, New York , 1993

Southampton College, Long Island University, Masterclass, Summer 1992, 93, 94, 95, 96

Assistant Professor, Painting and Drawing, Graduate and Undergraduate, University of Tennessee, Knoxville,

1990-1991

Adjunct Professor of Drawing and two Dimensional Design.  CUNY, Queensborough Community College,

Bayside, New York , 1987-

Silvermine Art Guild, New Canaan, Connecticut, Painting.  1989-90

Artist in Residence, East Islip High School, 1989

Artist in Residence, Southampton College, L.I.U. 1988

Visiting Artist, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Spring 1986

Artist in Residence in the New York Public Schools, 1985-1986

Community Service Program, Nassau County Public Schools, 1976-1982

Continuing Education Program, Oil and Acrylic Painting, Beginning and Intermediate, 1974-1977

 Curating

Paper Cuts, Islip Art Museum, 20011

Treemendous, Carriage House, E. Islip, 2010-11

Story Time, Islip Art Museum 2010

Stuck Up, Islip Art Musuem 2009

See Through, Islip Art Museum, 2009

Weather Channel, Islip Art Museum 2009

Treemendous, Carriage House, E. Islip, NY 2009

Site Specifics, 09, Carriage House, E. Islip. NY

Fashion Forward, Islip Art Museum, 2008

Couples, Islip Art Museum, 2008

Treemendous, Carriage House, E. Islip 2008

Wit on Wry, Islip Art Museum, 2007

Treemendous, Carriage House, E. Islip, NY 2007

Making the Most of It, Islip Art Museum, 2007

Surface Impressions, Islip Art Museum, 2006

Site Specifics, Carriage House, E. Islip, NY 2006

Travelers, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, NY 2003s

Line Dancing, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, NY 2003

Paper Cuts, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, N. Y. Jan. 2003

 Accumulations, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, N. Y. 2002

Sew Fine, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, N. Y. Feb.2002

Child's Play, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, N. Y. Sept.2001

Eccentric Photography, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, N. Y. April 2001

The Notion of Motion, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, N. Y. Nov. 2000

Site Specifics VI, Carriage House, Islip, N. Y. June 2000

Millennium Bugs, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, N. Y. Jan. - March 2000

Lab Work, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, New York August -October 1999

Wordsmiths, Islip Art Museum, E. Islip, New York, March-May 1999

Borrowing, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York,  Sept-November 1998

Projects III, The Carriage House, East Islip, New York  May-July 1998

Domain, Islip art Museum, East Islip, New York, Feb-April 1998

Better Color Through Chemistry, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York, July-Sept, 1997

More and More, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York, Feb-April 1997

A Walk in the Woods, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York. Sept -Nov, 1996

Visual Thinking, Galeria de Arte Plastica Contemporanea, Guatemala, Central America 1996

Projects II, The Carriage House, East Islip, New York, June -August 1996

tion / Recreation, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York. Dec. 1995-Feb. 1996

Riddle of the Sphinx, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York .  Oct-Dec..  1994

Wit on Wry: Humour in Photography, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York , Dec-Feb.  1994

Projects I, The Carriage House, east Islip, New York  July-Sept. 1994

Thick and Thin, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York , Oct-Dec. 1993

The Jewish Museum, Fifth Ave. and 92nd Street. New York , NY Art Preparator, 1992-1993

Vessels for Discovery, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York  Dec-Jan. 1993

Site Seeing, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York , September, 1990

Who Discovered Whom?  Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York ,February 1992

The Notion of Motion, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York , February 1992

Contemporary Beastiary, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York , March 1990

Personae, Aspects of Portraiture and Self Portraiture, Islip Art Museum, East Islip, New York , 1989

Dross to Art, Islip Art Museum, 1989

The Plight of the Figure, Islip Art Museum, 1988

Geometry, Islip Art Museum, 1987

About Time, Islip Art Museum, 1987

Vivid Pastels, Islip Art Museum, 1986

Artists From the Permanent Collection, Islip Art Museum, 1986

Basic Needs: Art using aspects of food, clothing and shelter, Islip Art Museum, 1985

Long Island Artists, Islip Art Museum, 1984

Emblems of the Imagination, Islip Art Museum, 1984

Wit on Wry, Humour in Photography, Islip Art Museum, 1983

Speaking Engagements

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN 2012

Montclair College, Montclair, NJ 2009

Georgia State University, Atlanta GA, 2008

New York Public Library, 2007

Islip Art Museum E. Islip NY 2006

University of Massachusetts, Amhurst, MA 2004

University of Rhode Island, Kingston RI 2003

Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA 2001

University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, 2001

C. W. Post College, L. I. U. Greenlawn, N. Y 2001

City College of New York, N. Y.  1998

Dorfman Projects, Chelsea, NewYork, N. Y. 1998

University of Rhode Island, Kingston R. I. 1997

Sara Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York 1996

Brown University, Providence Rhode Island

Northern Illinois University, 1995

Columbia College, Chicago, Illinois, 1994

Cooper Union, New York  City, 1994

Southampton College, L.I.University, Southampton, New York , 1993

Neuberger Art Museum, Purchase, New York , March, 1993

Southampton College, L.I.University, Southampton, New York , 1992

Western Carolina University, Cullowhee, North Carolina, 1991

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, 1991

Silvermine Art Guild, New Caanan, CT., 1989

Southampton College, L.I.University, Southampton, New York , 1988

Lyme Academy, Old Lyme, Ct., 1988

University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tn., 1986

C.W. Post College, Long Island University, Morgantown, WV., 1986

Gallerie Carintia, Klagenfurt, Austria, 1981

Internationaal Cultureel Centrum, Antwerp, Belgium, 1980

Chicago Art Institute, Chicago, Illinois, 1980

Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT., 1980

Dany Keller Gallerie, Munich, Germany, 1978, 1981

Education

Hunter College, New York, NY BFA, 1965

Graduate Study, Hunter College, 1967

Additional Graduate Study, L. I. University, C. W. Post college, 1972