Deb Lawrence - CV

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COLLECTIONS RECENT ACQUISITIONS:
2016    American Greetings, World Headquarters, commissioned and acquired two paintings
              Land Studios Metro Health Medical Center, acquired seven paintings
              Hilton Convention Center, Kalisher Art Advisory, commissioned and acquired six paintings
              Trentina Restaurant, Chef Jonathan Sawyer’s James Beard Award winning restaurant,                                     www.restauranttrentina.com, acquired three paintings.
              Baker Hostetler Corporate Collection, Christy Gray and Eileen Roth, triptych
              Multiple private collections

SELECT EXHIBITIONS:
2017  Group Exhibition, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, Ga, opening March 22, 2017                                                          http://www.marciawoodgallery.com
           Unstretched, Group Exhibition, Cheryl Hazan Gallery, Tribeca, NYC,  2017                                                                http://www.cherylhazan.com
2016  Uneven Edges, Solo Exhibition, Cheryl Hazan Gallery, Tribeca, NYC, October 26-Dec 3rd, 2016
            Biennial, Korea Bojagi Forum, Seoul, Korea, Bojagi: Living Tradition, Invited Artist                                                 http://www.koreabojagiforum.com
            Art Hamptons, Lawrence Fine Art (no relation), NY, June 2016
            Art On Paper, Lawrence Fine ArtNYC, NY, March, 2016
2015  Art Miami Project, during Art Miami Basel, Lawrence Fine Art, Miami Florida, Dec, 2015
            New Voices, July 2015, Lawrence Fine Art, East Hampton, NY, www.lawrence-fine-arts.com
            Art Southampton, Lawrence Fine Art, Southampton, NY, July 9-13
            Art Hamptons, Lawrence Fine Art, Hamptons, NY, July 2-5
            The May Show, juried exhibition, curated by Tom Huck and Lauren Davies, Cleveland, Ohio
            Artsy, Lawrence Fine Art, East Hampton https://www.artsy.net/artist/deb-lawrence/works
            1st Dibs, Lawrence Fine Art, East Hampton https://www.1stdibs.com/search/?q=deb+lawrence
            Boston Art and Design 20/21 Art Fair, Lawrence Fine Art, Boston, March 2015
            NEO Exhibition, 78th Street Studios, February, 2015
2014  Get It Together, CWAL, 78th Street Studios, two person exhibition curated by Daniel Neforos,                       October, 2014
            The Steezledorf, Rox Gallery, NYC, curated by Topper Luciani, Paul Longo, and Eoghan Berry, Rox               Gallery, 86 Delancey Street, NYC, NY (lower east side), 2014
            Looking Up, curated by Robert Thurmer, director of The Galleries At CSU, Wooltex Gallery,                             Cleveland, Ohio
            Solo Exhibition: Self-Help, Naji, Naji and Tekler Gallery, 78th Street Studios, Cleveland, Ohio
            Transmitting Emotion, curated by Karl Anderson, director of Forum Artspace, 5th Street Arcades,            Cleveland, Ohio
           Painting chosen for textile design printing, Fashion Design Department, Kent State University
           Painting chosen for EP album cover, Matthew Ryals, Ohio
2013  Painting in personal collection of one of the directors of the J. Paul Getty Museum
            Assembly New York, solo exhibition of original oil paintings, Lower East Side, New York
            Solo Exhibition, It’s all In Your Head, Wooltex Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
            Prepare To Be Surprised, group exhibition, Wooltex Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
            National Juried Mid-Year Exhibition, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
            Solo exhibition of original paintings, First Place, Volunteer Lawyers of the Arts, juried                                       competition, Galleria, Cleveland, Ohio
            52 Weeks 52 Works, juried, featured artist, AGC, Cleveland, Oio
2012   Invitational Exhibition, Greenwald Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
            Locally Grown, Juma Gallery, Shaker Heights, Ohio
            Juried Arts Quarter exhibition, curated by Barbara Tannenbaum, curator, Cleveland Museum of                 Art, Cleveland, Ohio
            National Juried Exhibition, Brenda Taylor Gallery, Chelsea, NY
            Area Artist Exhibition, Butler Institute Of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
            52 Weeks 52 Works, juried, featured artist, AGC, Cleveland, Ohio
2011   See Art, Create Art, curated by Mark Cole, curator, Cleveland Museum of Art, Convivium Gallery,               Cleveland, Ohio
            Cleveland Creates, Cleveland Artists Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
            Fall Exhibition, City Artists At Work, Plain Dealer, Cleveland, Ohio}
            National Juried Mid-Year Exhibition, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, Ohio
2010  Invitational Exhibition, Sylvia Ullman American Craft Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio
2007  One Woman One Art, featured artist, Opus Gallery, Woodmere, Ohio
            Juried Exhibition, Judy A. Saslow Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
            Don Drumm Studios and Gallery, Akron, Ohio
            Lazars Art Gallery, North Canton, Ohio
            Ann Arbor Art Festival, Ann Arbor, Michigan

REPRESENTATION/ADVISORIES:
2016 Represented by Cheryl Hazan Gallery, 35 N. Moore St, TriBeCa, NYC http://www.cherylhazan.com
2014-present, Elizabeth Sadoff, Elizabeth Sadoff Art Advisory, New York
2013-present, Wendy Posner of Posner Fine Art, Los Angeles http://posnerfineart.com
2013-present, Christy Gay, GrayHaus art consulting http://www.grayhausstudios.com,  and Eileen Roth, Art Space, http://www.artsourcecleveland.com, Ohio

PUBLICATIONS, TALKS, RESIDENCIES, AND AWARDS:
2017  Hamptons Art Hub, Review by critic Pat Rogers http://hamptonsarthub.com/2017/02/17/artist-                    profiles-paintings-by-deb-lawrence-when-historic-linen-is-anything-but/
2016  IVY Art Collectors Conversation, Cheryl Hazan Gallery, Tribeca, NYC
2016  Featured Artist, Fresh Paint Magazine http://freshpaintmagazine.com/deb-lawrence/
2016  Contemporary Art Book, featured artist, https://www.facebook.com/contemporaryartbook/
2016  VIEWS Magazine, Interview by Gigi Kracht,  collector/curator, Zurich, Switzerland
2016  Fresh Paint Magazine, Featured artist, Fresh Paint Magazine Blog blog
2015  Recipient Nesnadny + Schwartz Visiting Curator Program, MOCA Cleveland. Studio visit with                       Adam Lerner, Director of the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver.
2015  CAN Journal, featured on cover and article by art critic, Douglas Max Utter, Fall 2015 Collective                   Arts Network Journal http://canjournal.org/category/articles/
2015  Abstract finalist, ArtSlant, national juried exhibition
2014  Featured artist and cover art, Canvas Magazine http://canvascle.com/art-on-the-brain/
2014  Winner of Minted/West Elm national juried competition with five painting selections
2104  Winner abstract finalist, ArtSlant, national juried exhibition
2014  Painting selected for textile printing, Fashion Design Department, Kent State University
2014  Painting selected for EP Album cover, Matthew Ryals, Asound
2014  CAN Journal, Winter Issue, Someday Is Now,   http://canjournal.org/members/deb-lawrence/
2013  Interview with Michael K. Corbin, award-winning contemporary art author, Moving Painting                           Forward: http://artbookguy.com/deb-lawrence-moving-painting-forward-_657.html
2013  CAN Journal, Summer, The Elephant In The Room: Prepare To Be Surprised                                                             http://canjournal.org/members/deb-lawrence/
2013  CAN Journal, Spring, Behind Closed Doors: A Work In Progress                                                                                     http://canjournal.org/members/deb-lawrence/
2112  First Place, juried competition, Know Fun, oil on canvas, Volunteer Lawyers for the Arts, Galleria,                Cleveland, Ohio
           Artist In Residence, Tile Mural Installation, Shaker Heights, Ohio
           Artist In Residence, Tar Beach Project, University School, Shaker Heights, Ohio
           Niche 2002 Award finalist, Niche Magazine