Resumé

Education, Fellowships

MFA

Claremont Graduate School, Claremont, CA Claremont Graduate Fellowship

BA

Bennington College, Bennington, VT
Brooklyn Museum School Art School, NY
Max Beckmann Memorial Fellowship

Awards, Grants, Residencies

2013

Marcella Louis Brenner Development Grant, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2010

Maryland State Arts Council Grant, Baltimore
Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County Creative Projects Grant

2009

Marcella Louis Brenner Development Grant, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD
Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County Creative Projects Grant Baltimore, MD

2007

Artist in Residence, Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD
Marcella Louis Brenner Development Grant, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2006

Marcella Louis Brenner Development Grant, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2004

Board of Trustees Award for Excellence in Teaching, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore

2002

Maryland State Arts Council Artist’s Grant
Artist in Residence, National Endowment for the Arts Grant, Pyramid Atlantic, Riverdale, MD

2001

Borsa di Artista, Studio Art Center International, Florence, Italy

1999

Faculty Artist’s Grant, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

1998

Trafford Klotz Artist-in-Residency, Rochefort-en-terre, France

1996

Maryland State Arts Council Grant, Baltimore, MD
Mid-Atlantic States/National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship, Washington, DC

1989

Mid-Atlantic States/National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship

1984

Mayor’s Award for the Arts, St. Louis, MO

Selected One-Person Exhibitions

2017

Bernstein Gallery, Princeton University, Princeton, N.J.

2015

American University Museum, Katzen Art Center, Washington, DC

2012

Pinkard Gallery, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2009

SACI Gallery, Florence, Italy

2008

Sala Luigi Biagi, Tavarnelle val di Pesa, FI, Italy

2007

Studio Art Center International Gallery, Florence, Italy

2004

FYR Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy

2003

Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD

2002

Troyer Gallery, Washington, DC

2000

Studio Art Center International, Florence, Italy
WICE Gallery, Paris, France

1996

Hugo Di Pagano Gallery, New York, NY

1995

R. Duane Reed Gallery, St. Louis, MO
Gomez Gallery, Baltimore, MD

1992

Elliot Smith Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1991

Brody’s Gallery, Washington, DC

1989

Fendrick Gallery, Washington, DC
Locus Gallery, St. Louis, MO
Steven Scott Gallery, Baltimore, MD

1988

Esther Saks Gallery, Chicago, IL

1986

Fendrick Gallery, Washington, DC
B.Z. Wagman Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1985

B.Z. Wagman Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1984

St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis
Frumkin and Struve Gallery, Chicago, IL

1982

Okun-Thomas Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1980

Okun-Thomas Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1978

Joy Horwich Gallery, Chicago, IL

1977

Barbara Okun Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1976

Barbara Okun Gallery, St. Louis, MO

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014

“Namaste”, Nepal Museum of Fine Arts, Kathmandu, Nepal
“And Then”, Marlboro Gallery, Prince George’s Community College, Largo, MD

2013

“Call to Arms”, CharlesKraussReporting Gallery, Washington, DC
“Flowers”, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC

2011

“Ten Years After 9/11”, Pepco Edison Place Gallery, Washington, DC
“Power and Struggle”, Silber Art Gallery, Goucher College, Baltimore

2010

“Select”, curated by George Cicsle, Washington
Project for the Arts, Washington, D.C.

2009

“Masked”, curated by Joan Weber, School 33, Baltimore, MD
“Trawick Prize and Bethesda Painting Awards Honorees”, Meyerhoff Gallery, MICA, Baltimore, MD
“Strictly Painting”, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA

2008

“Art and Democracy: War and Empire”, Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, CA
“Bornagain Again”, Five Myles, Brooklyn, NY

2007

“Bethesda Painting Awards”, Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD

2006

Bethesda Painting Awards, Fraser Gallery, Bethesda, MD
La Muerte, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Annapolis, MD

2005

“Contemporary Master Works on Paper”, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC
“Strictly Painting”, McLean Project for the Arts, McLean, VA
“Collaboration as Medium”, Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD, Gallery 619, Washington, DC
“Gender in Motion”, 310 Haustudio Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2004

“Resident Artist Exhibition”, Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, MD

2003

“Forty American Artists.” French National Museum, Rochefort-en-terre, Brittany, France
“Art in the Time of War,” It In Space, New York, NY
“Rutgers Archives for Printmaking Studios twentieth anniversary exhibition,” Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University New Brunswick
“Mexican Voices”, Macy Gallery, Columbia University, Teachers’ College, NY
“Conversations”, curated by Barry Nemett, Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington, DE; Evergreen House, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
“Sense of Place”, Maryland State Arts Council, Baltimore, MD

2002

“Gallery Artists”, Pavlova M. Gallery, Miami, FL
“What a Doll!” Central Washington University, Ellensburg, WA
“Six Artists”, Maryland State Arts Council Gallery, Baltimore, MD

2001

“Small Works” Troyer Gallery, Washington, DC

1998

“Four American Artists,” Musee du Chateau, Rochefort-en-terre, France
“Artists in Residence,” French National Museum, Rochefort-en-terre, Brittany, France

1997

“Images of Chiapas” Galeria Coqui, Seattle, Washington
“Prints: Washington ’97” The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1995

Hugo di Pagano Gallery, New York, NY

1994

“International Contemporary Art Expo” Chicago, Illinois, Courtesy Elliot Smith, St. Louis, MO
“Watercolors,” Elliot Smith Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1991

“Reviewing the Critics” American University, Washington, DC

1989

“Small Format Works” Fendrick Gallery, Washington, DC
“Gallery Artists” Steven Scott Gallery, Baltimore, MD
“A New Look/Contemporary Works on Paper,” Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD

1988

“3rd. International Contemporary Art Fair” Los Angeles, CA, Elaine Horwitch Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

1987

“Gallery Artists” Fendrick Gallery, Washington, DC
“Contemporary American Artists,” US Embassy, Berlin, Germany
“Gallery Artists” B.Z. Wagman Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1986

“Contemporary Works on Paper” Frumkin and Struve Gallery, Chicago, IL
“Watercolor USA l986/The Monumental Image” Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO

1985

“Contemporary Works on Paper” Frumkin and Struve Gallery, Chicago, IL

1984

“Contemporary Works on Paper” Frumkin and Struve Gallery, Chicago, IL

1983

“Contemporary Works on Paper” Frumkin and Struve Gallery, Chicago, IL
“New Acquisitions” The Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO

Selected Collections

Nepal Museum of Fine Arts, Kathmandu, Nepal
Arkansas Museum of Art, Little Rock, AK
The Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
The Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO
Steinberg Gallery, Washington University, St. Louis, MO
Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO
International Monetary Fund, Washington, DC
The Kemper Group, Chicago, IL
IBM, Rochester, MN
AT&T, St. Louis, MO
Missouri Botanical Gardens, St. Louis, MO
Dr. and Mrs. Bruce Webber, Silver Spring, Maryland
Mr. And Mrs. Russell Arkin, McLean, VA

Visiting Art Lectures

2009

Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island

2006

International School of Painting and Sculpture, Montecastello di Vibio, Perugia, Italy

2005

Hoffberger School of Painting, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2003

Columbia University, Teacher’s College, NY
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

2002

Corcoran School of Art, Washington, DC

2001

Columbia College of Art and Design, Chicago, Chicago, IL

2000

Temple University Rome, Rome, Italy

1997

Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

1995

St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO

1994

“Images of Birth in Ancient and Tribal Art,” Graduate Center, City University of NY

1993

“Images of Birth in Ancient and Tribal Art,” XIII International Congress of Anthropological and Ethnographic Sciences, Mexico City, Mexico
National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, D.C.

1990

National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC

1984

“Currents 23,” The Saint Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, M0

Selected Bibliography

2015

“The Art of War”, Mark Jenkins, Washington Post, February 20, 2015
“Phyllis Plattner: Gods of War!”, Nancy Scheinman, November, 2015, catalog essay
“Imagine the Icon”, John Anderson, November 2015, catalog essay
“Amy Marx on Phyllis Plattner” Daily Campello Art News, March 12, 2015

2013

“The Newtown Project: A Call to Arms”, catalogue, January, 2013

2012

“Phyllis Plattner: Other People’s Pictures”, Athena Tacha, September, 2012
“Other People’s Pictures: Chronicles of War”, Amands Lineweber, Artonline
“Other People’s Pictures: A Solo Show by Phyllis Plattner”, Cara Ober, BmoreArt

2009

“Masked”, Joan Weber, exhibition catalogue

2008

“Telepatchwork di Phyllis Plattner, Gianni Carveni, Unita’, Florence, Italy, January

2007

“Rinascimento Rivisto e Riletto alla SACI Gallery di Firenze”, Sandra Gesualdi, Teknemedia.net, Florence, Italy, August 10

2006

“Legends”, Balises (Belgian Literary Journal) Vol. 7/8 Brussels, Belgium

2005

“New American Paintings”, Steven Zevitas, Open Studios Press, Wellesley, MA
“Collaboration as a Medium”, Catalogue, Pyramid Atlantic, Washington, DC
“Gender in Motion”, Catalogue, WCA/GA

2002

“Commando Performance”, Michael O’Sullivan, Washington Post, May 31
“Small Soldiers”, Garance Franke-Ruta, Washington City Paper, May 17
“Una Estadounidense Enamorada de Chiapas”, Milagros Melendez-Vela, El Tiempo Latino, Washington, May 24

2000

“New American Artists”, Stephen Zevitas, Open Studios Press, Wellesley, MA
“Dal Chiapas al Chianti”, Paola Bartoloti, Il Corriere della Sera, Florence, Italy July, 2001

1998

“Echanges Artistiques” Le Telegramme, Vannes, France
“Peintres Americans au Musee du Chateau”, Ouest-France, Vannes, France

1995

“Dreamscapes,” Robert W. Duffy, St. Louis Post Dispatch, St. Louis, MO, April 27

1992

“Phyllis Plattner,” Carol Ferring Shepley, New Art Examiner, Washington, DC, September
“Two Artist Show Explores Ancient Themes,” Robert W. Duffy, St. Louis Post

1991

“Kitchen Mortician,” Mary Gabriel, Museum and Arts Washington, Washington, D.C., March
“Phyllis Plattner at Brody’s,” Michael Welzenbach, Washington Post, Washington, D.C. April 12

1989

“Phyllis Plattner,” Nancy Rice, New Art Examiner, Washington, DC, June
“Phyllis Plattner at Locus,” John-Paul Wolff, St. Louis Post-Dispatch, April 23

1988

Interview, Susan Stamberg, Weekend Edition, National Public Radio, Washington, DC

1987

“Phyllis Plattner,” Nancy Rice, New Art Examiner, Washington, DC, November

1984

“Phyllis Plattner,” Nancy Rice, New Art Examiner, Chicago, IL, June
“Currents 23: Phyllis Plattner,” Judy Weiss, Exhibition Brochure, The St. Louis Art Museum, St. Louis, MO, April

Teaching

Summer 2016

Teaching, Chautauqua Institution, Chautauqua, NY

2000–Present

Professor, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

1999–2000

Professor, Studio Art Centers International, Florence, Italy

1993–1999

Professor, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

1991–1993

Distinguished Wallace C. Smith Visiting Associate Professor, Washington University School of Fine Arts, St. Louis, MO

1986–1991

Professor, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

1980–1985

Instructor, Washington University School of Fine Arts, St. Louis, MO