Debra Bermingham

 

Born:  September 18, 1953, Northampton, MA
Education: University of Washington, Seattle, WA   /   Cornell University, Ithaca, New York

 

Exhibitions:

2017 - “Life History of the Toad,” April 27 – July 27, AOT Project Salon, Williamsburg, NY
         - “Kings, Genies, Sorcerers and Beggarmen,” Dec.3 – Jan. 15, Argazzi Art, Lakeville, CT

2016 - “Truth and Vision: 21st Century Realism,” Oct. 27 – Jan. 22/2017, Delaware Art Museum

2015 - “Threaded Dances: Debra Bermingham,” June 26- Oct.25, BMAC, Brattleboro, VT

2013 - “Nearby,” DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

2010 - “Paintbox Leaves: Autumnal Inspiration,” Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
         - “Oblique/ Acute,” Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT

2007 - 2009 - “Object Project,”Evansville Museum of Arts and Sciences, Evansville, IN

Traveled to: Greenville Museum, Greenville, SC; Philbrook Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN; Museum of Outdoor Art, Englewood, CO, Feb.20 – May 23/ 2009

2006 - “Saltonstall:The First 10 Years,” Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University
          - “Artist in Rural Ireland,” Concord Art Association, Concord, MA
          - “Visions of the Susquehanna,” Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA    

Traveled to: Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA; Governor’s Residence, Harrisburg, PA; Washington County Museum of Art, Hagerstown, MD

2005 - “Dreamscapes,” John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
          - “Art in Embassies Program,” U.S. Ambassador’s Residence, Dublin, Ireland

2004 - “Boats, Boxes and Butterflies,” Argazzi Art, Lakeville, CT
          - “Everyday Mysteries: Modern & Contemporary Still Life,” DC Moore Gallery, NY
          - “Intimate Purlieus: The Diminutive Landscape & Contemporary Art,” Palmer Museum

2004 - “Inside/Out: Domestic Landscapes,” Silvermine Guild Arts Center Gallery
          - Argazzi Art, Lakeville, CT
          - U.S. Ambassador’s Residence, Phoenix Park, Dublin, Ireland

2003 - “Faculty Exhibition,” Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University
          -“Collector’s Show & Sale,” Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
          - “New Work by Gallery Artists,” Argazzi Art, Lakeville, CT
          - “The Way They See It,” DC Moore Gallery, NY

          - “Kaleidocopes,” Red Gallery, Savannah College of Art&Design, Savannah, GA

          - “Transforming the Commonplace,” Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA

2002 - DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

         “Aisling Geal” (Clear/Brilliant Vision),The Riverbank Arts Centre, County Kildare, Ireland

         “Subtext:Realism Plus,” Marquis Gallery, The National Arts Club, New York

2001 - “New Images from North Mayo,” The Ballinglen Arts Foundation Gallery, Ireland

         -“Beauty Without Regret,” Bellas Artes, Santa Fe, NM 

         -“Painting Abstraction II,” NY Studio School of Drawing, Painting, & Sculpture, NY

         -“Re-Presenting Representation,”Arnot Art Museum, The Corning Gallery, NY

2000 - “The Likeness of Being,” DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

         -“Unbottled: New York’s Water,” The Hammond Museum & Japanese Stroll Garden, NY

         -“In the Spirit of Landscape V,” Nielson Gallery, Boston, MA

         -“Memory and Material,” DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

1999 - “Debra Bermingham,” DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

         -“Green Woods & Crystal Waters,” The Philbrook Museum of Art, Tulsa, OK

Traveling through to 2000: John & Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL; Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, IA

         -“Contemporary American Realist Drawing,” Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL

         -“Summer Group Show,” DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

1998 - “Debra Bermingham,” DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

         -“Earth, Air, Water,” DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

1997 - “Re-Presenting Representation III,” Arnot Art Museum, Elmira, NY

1996 - “Inaugural Exhibition,” DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY

         -“Invitational Exhibition of Ptg. & Sculpture,” Am. Academy of Arts & Letters, NY/ and “Exhibition               Newly Elected Members & Recipients of Honors & Awards,” Am. Academy of Arts & Letters, New York, NY

         -“Reinventing Realism,” Ever Hart Museum, Scranton, PA

         -“1996 Collector’s Show,” The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

1995 - “The Reconstructed Figure,” Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY

         -“Nothing Overlooked,” Contemporary Realist Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1994 - “Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture,” Am. Academy of Arts & Letters, NY

         -“Thirty-Forth Juried Exhibition,” The Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY

         -“Interiors,” Champion International Corp. Headquarters, Stamford, CT

         -“Group Exhibition,” Midtown Payson Galleries, New York, NY

         -“’Unstill Still Life,” Main Gallery/ Fine Arts Center, U.of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI

1993 - “Debra Bermingham: Across the Blue Room,”Midtown Payson Galleries, New York, NY

         -“Debra Bermingham,” Bryn Mawr College, Bryn Mawr, PA

         -“Five Gallery Artists,” Midtown Payson Galleries, New York, NY

         -“Still Life: 1963-1993,” Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

         -“The 1993 Collector’s Exhibition,” Century Association, New York, NY

         -“Artists Select,” Artists Space, New York, NY

1992 - “Elemental Nature,” Midtown Payson Galleries, New York, NY

         -“Debra Bermingham,” Augustus Saint-Gaudens Memorial, Cornish, NH

         -“The Great Indoors,” The Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, ME

         -“Invitational Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture,” Am. Academy & Institute, NY

         -“New Viewpoints: Contemporary Am. Women Realists,” Seville World Expo, Spain

         -“I, Myself, and Me: Contemporary Self Portraits,” Midtown Payson Galleries, NY

         -“Human Conditions,” Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery, Fairfield University, Fairfield, CT

         -“People,” The Gallery Three Zero, New York, NY

1991 - “Debra Bermingham: Still Interiors,” Midtown Payson Galleries, New York, NY

         -“Against the Grain,” Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretto, PA

         -“Am. Drawings, Am. Prints,” Midtown Payson Galleries, New York, NY

1990/92 - “Illumination and Radiance: Epiphanies in Contemporary Painting,” Sherry French Gallery, New               York, NY; Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo, MI; Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA; Museum             of the Southwest, Midland, TX; Rahr-West Art Museum, Manitowoc, WI

1990 - “An Artist’s Christmas,” Midtown Payson Galleries, New York, NY

         -“163rd Annual Juried Exhibition,” National Academy of Design, New York, NY

         -“48th Rochester-Finger Lakes Exhibition,” Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, NY

1989 - “Meticulous Realist Drawing,” Squibb Gallery, Princeton, NJ

         -“Through the Window,” Midtown Galleries, New York, NY

         -“Seeing the Figure: Works by Emerging Artists,” Midtown Galleries, New York, NY

         -“Realism Today,” National Academy of Design, New York, NY; Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AK;               Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA

         -“The Nude:Past and Contemporary Views,” Midtown Galleries, New York, NY

1987 - “Still Interiors,” Midtown Galleries, New York, NY

         -“Ithaca and Neighbors,” New Visions Gallery, Ithaca, NY

1986 - “Payne Gallery,” Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA

         -Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

1985 - Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

         -The String Room Gallery, Wells College, Aurora, NY

1984 - Victoria Munroe Gallery, New York, NY

         -Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY

         -Memorial Art Gallery, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

1983 - Handwerker Gallery, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY

1980 - Impressions Gallery, Boston, MA

         -The Diane Gilson Gallery, Seattle, WA

1979 - The Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

1978 - College Art Gallery, State University of NY, College at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY