biography


Education

Yale University, M.F.A. in painting, 1983

University of Iowa, B.F.A. in drawing, 1980

 

Teaching

College of Charleston, Charleston, SC, Associate Professor, drawing, 2008-present, Assistant Professor, drawing 2003-2008

Assumption College, Worcester, MA, Visiting Assistant Professor, painting, drawing, 2001-03

Dickinson College, Carlisle, PA, Adjunct Assistant Professor, painting, drawing, 1996-01, Co-director, Assistant Professor, painting, summer program, Toulouse, France, 1998, 2000

Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA, Adjunct Professor, painting, drawing, design, 1997-00

Harrisburg Area Community College, Harrisburg, PA, Lecturer, painting, drawing, 1994-97

Pennsylvania School of Art & Design, Lancaster, PA, Lecturer, painting, drawing, design, 1993-95

University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI, Visiting Assistant Professor, painting & drawing, 1991-92 Lecturer, painting, drawing, art appreciation, 1988-91

Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT, Graduate Studies Program, Lecturer, painting, drawing, 1987-90

University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, Lecturer, painting, drawing, 1986-88

Yale University, New Haven, CT, Graduate Assistant for Bernard Chaet, drawing, 1982-83

 

Selected Exhibitions

2010   Figures & Faces, Juried Exhibition, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA

     1 x 1, Invitational Exhibition, Redux Contemporary Art Center, Charleston, SC

   Annual Invitational Summer Show, A. I. R. Gallery, New York, NY 

2009   Show & Tell, Juried Exhibition, De Soto Row gallery, Savannah, GA 

   Annual Invitational Summer Show, A. I. R. Gallery, New York, NY

   The Water Series, Solo Exhibition, D’Alzon Library Gallery, Assumption College,    Worcester, MA

2008   Generations 6, Biennial Invitational Exhibition, A.I.R. Gallery, NY, NY

            New Directions ’08, Juried Exhibition, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

            3rd Coast National, Juried Show, K Space Contemporary Gallery, Corpus Christi, TX 

2007   Drawing Invitational, Presbyterian College, Clinton, SC

   Barbara Duval, Sara Frankel, Cliffton Peacock, Furman University, Greenville, SC

   Red Clay Survey, Juried Exhibition, Huntsville Museum of Art, Huntsville, AL

   Annual Juried Exhibition, Viridian Artists Gallery, New York, NY

   Contemporary Art in the Carolinas, Juried Exhibit, Fayetteville Museum of Art, NC  

2006   Small Works Invitational, Muse Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

   Emblematic, Invitational Show, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

   Group Show, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY

   Vital Voices, Juried Group Show, WSR Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

2005   Invitational Group Exhibition, 53 Cannon Street Gallery, Charleston, SC

   Sara Frankel/Kara Hammond, Halsey Gallery, College of Charleston, SC

   Annual Juried Exhibition, Bowery Gallery, New York, NY

   Solo Exhibition, McMaster Gallery, University of South Carolina, Columbia, SC

   Invitational Group Show, A.I.R. Gallery, NY, NY

   Floating, Invitational Group Exhibition, 560 King Street, Charleston, SC

2004   Annual Juried Exhibition, Organization of Independent Artists, New York, NY

Contemporary Charleston, 2004, Invitational show, City Gallery, Charleston, SC  

   Heads, Juried Group Show, Halsey Gallery, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC

2003   Group Invitational Exhibit, d’Alzon Library, Assumption College, Worcester, MA

2002   Group Invitational Exhibit, Blue Mountain Gallery, New York, NY

2001   Group Invitational Exhibit, 505 Gallery, Washington, DC

            Solo Exhibit, d’Alzon Library, Assumption College, Worcester, MA           

   Group Invitational Exhibit, Blue Mountain Gallery, New York, NY           

   PCA Fellows Group Exhibit, Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA

2000   Two-person Exhibit, Halsey Gallery, College of Charleston, Charleston, SC           

            ARTcetra, Juried Aids Benefit Exhibit, Boston, MA           

   Solo Exhibit, Millersville University, Millersville, PA

1999   Group Invitational Exhibit, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA

1998   Group Invitational Exhibit, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA

1997   Group Invitational Exhibit, Messiah College, Grantham, PA

1996   Solo Exhibit, Dana Gallery, Franklin and Marshall College, Lancaster, PA

            Solo Exhibit, d’Alzon Library, Assumption College, Worcester, MA

1995   Group Invitational Exhibit, Harrisburg Community College, Harrisburg, PA

1994   Juried Group Exhibit, The Painting Center, New York, NY

            Juried Group Exhibit, The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA           

   Two-Person Invitational, Gettysburg College, Gettysburg, PA           

   Group Invitational, Pennsylvania School of Art & Design, Lancaster, PA

1993   National Juried Exhibit, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY

1992   Solo Exhibit, The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI

            Juried Aids Benefit Exhibit, The Honolulu Advertiser Gallery, Honolulu, HI

1991   Solo Exhibition, Punahou Academy, Honolulu, HI           

   Solo Exhibition, Kapiolani Community College, Honolulu, HI

 

Guest Lectures                                                                       

Assumption College, MA 2009   University of South Carolina, SC, 2006   University of Oregon, OR, 2004   Assumption College, MA, 2001   College of Charleston, SC, 2000   York College, PA, 2000   Millersville University, PA 2000   Pennsylvania State University, PA 1999   Franklin and Marshall University, PA 1996   Oberlin College, OH 1995   Gettysburg College, PA 1994    The Contemporary Museum, HI 1992   Kapiolani Community College, HI 1991   Mt. Holyoke College, MA 1988  Yale University, CT 1985   

 

Awards

Lowcountry Quarterly Arts Grant, City of Charleston Office of Cultural Affairs, 2007-2008

Individual Research and Development Grant, College of Charleston, 2004, 2007, 2010

Pennsylvania Council for the Arts, Individual Fellowships, 1996-1997, 2000-2001

National Endowment for the Arts, Individual Fellowship, 1991-1992

Teacher of the Year, University of Hawaii, Department of Fine Arts, 1992

Watamull Foundation Award, Honolulu Academy of Fine Arts, 1990

Massachusetts Foundation for the Arts Grant, 1984

 

Collections

Pennsylvania School of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA

Honolulu Academy of Fine Arts, Honolulu, HI

The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI

Thurston Twigg-Smith, Honolulu, HI

 

Professional Conferences 

Southeastern College Art Conference, Panel Chair, Figure Drawing: Pertinent or Passé, 2007

 

Bibliography

Spot the Student, Nick Smith, Charleston City Paper, Charleston, SC, 1/10 

New Trends, Nick Smith, City Paper, Charleston, SC, 9/07

Emblematic, The State, Columbia, SC, 8/06

Immersion, Dr. Jason Rosenfeld, essay for “New Faculty” show, College of Charleston, 10/05

Drawing Room, Nick Smith, Charleston City Paper, Charleston, SC, 8/05

Hope Floats, Charleston City Paper, Charleston SC, 5/05

Catalogue of Fellowship Recipients, Pennsylvania Council for the Arts, 2000, 1996

Current Visions/American Visions, Robert Hughes, New American Paintings, PBS Online, 4/98

Four of Da Kine, Nikki Ty-Tomkins, Honolulu Magazine, 12/92

Trouble in Paradise, Joan Rose, Honolulu Star Bulletin & Advertiser, 12/92

Frankel Sets Stage for Self Scrutiny, J. Rose, Honolulu Star Bulletin & Advertiser, 11/91

Teaching Artists/Artists Teaching, J. Rose, Honolulu Star Bulletin & Advertiser, 11/90