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Bruce Dorfman: PAST PRESENT Paintings and Drawings in Combined Media

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September 6 - December 18, 2016 | 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM | Joan and Robert Rechnitz Hall

Free Event


Lecture: September 23, 6:00 – 7:00 p.m.inWilson Hall Auditorium

Opening reception: Fri. September. 23, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. 

Bruce Dorfman has had fifty-three solo exhibitions throughout the United States and abroad. His work has been presented in numerous museum and university collections and gallery group exhibitions worldwide, including currently "Ways and Means: A New Look at Process in Art", July 18 – October 7, 2016 at UBS Art Gallery, NYC; June Kelly Gallery, NYC and "Making / Breaking Traditions: The Teachers of Ai Weiwei", Art Students League, NYC (2014).

Dorfman is the recipient of many awards, grants and fellowships including: New York State Council on the Arts; Fulbright Fellowship; Rockefeller Foundation; U.S. Department of State; New York World’s Fair Invitational; National Academy of Design; Butler Institute of American Art and a major grant from the Pollock-Krasner Foundation. His work has been written about in The New York Times, Art in America, ARTnews and City Arts.

Bruce Dorfman has taught at the Art Students League of New York since 1964. Dorfman also taught at the New School, Syracuse University, the Everson Museum, and was Artist-in-Residence at the Norton Museum, Fla. From 1993 to 1996, he was a guest-artist at museums, and art institutions in Venezuela, Portugal and France.

Bruce Dorfman studied at the Art Students League of New York . He is a graduate of the University of Iowa. 

Bruce Dorfman is represented by the June Kelly Gallery, NYC.

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Arts at Monmouth, Joan and Robert Rechnitz Hall, Art and Design, School of Humanities and Social Sciences, Gallery Exhibitions