Dawn Lee  

Email: dawnleeart@gmail.com    

EDUCATION

M.F.A. Painting, Long Island University, Brookville,  NY                                 

Graduate Studies Painting, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

B.F.A. Printmaking, Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO

 

GALLERY AFFILIATION

Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn, NY

Ashok Jain Gallery, New York, NY

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017        Limner Gallery, Slow Art Productions, Art Biologic, Hudson, NY (Upcoming May)

                Holt Russell Gallery, Baker University, Wetlands, Baldwin City, KS

                Target Gallery, Torpedo Factory Art Center, Ephemera, Alexandria, VA 

2015       Central Booking Art Space, New York, NY

               St. Joseph's College, Solo Exhibit, Brooklyn, NY

               Ashok Jain Gallery, New York, NY

2014       Art Canton, Canton, China

               Ashok Jain Gallery, New York, NY

               Steinberg Museum at HIllwood, LIU Post, Brookville, NY

               Alfred Van Loen Gallery, Troubled Waters, Huntington, NY

               Islip Art Museum, New York Bound, International Book Art Biennial, East Islip, NY

2013       Thoreau Center for Sustainability, Art in a Time of Climate Catastrophes, San Francisco, CA

               Patchogue Arts Gallery, Alternate Perspectives of Landscape, Patchogue, NY

               780 3rd Avenue, Solo Exhibit, New York, NY

               9 East Contemporary Art, Winter Invitational, Huntington, NY               

2012       The Giordano Gallery, Sensory Observation, 2-Person Exhibit,  Dowling College,  Oakdale, NY

               Omni Gallery, Life Lines, Uniondale , NY

2011       Kentler International Drawing Space, Marked Differences, Brooklyn, NY

               Hillwood Art Museum, Eastern Shores, Long Island University, Brookville, NY

               C2 Gallery, 2-Person Exhibit, Patchogue, NY

2010       Viridian Gallery, Through Art, New York, NY

               Art Sites, Peconic Explorations, Riverhead, NY

2009      Islip Art Museum, My Long Island Invitational, Islip, NY

               Glenwood Arts Center, 3 person show, Glenwood Landings, NY

               PAC Gallery, Solo Exhibit, Patchogue, NY

2008    Kentler International Drawing Space, The Persistence of Line, Brooklyn, NY

               Gallery North, INPRINT, Setauket, NY 

               Art League of Long Island, A Sense of Place, Kings Park, NY

               Adelphi University, River’s Edge, Solo Exhibit at the University Center Gallery

                    & The Fine Arts Exhibition Hall, Garden City, New York

               Graphic Eye Gallery, Invitational, Pt. Washington, NY

               Gallery North, Ceiling for the Landscape, Setauket, NY

2006      Gallery @ 82, Sea Cliff, NY

                Islip Art Museum, Stilled Life, Islip, NY

2005      Gallery @ 82, Holiday Invitational, Sea Cliff, NY

                Omni Gallery, Off The Wall, Uniondale, NY

                Creede Arts Council, National Small Print Exhibition, Creede, CO

                Islip Art Museum, Solo Exhibit – Museum Store, East Islip, NY

                St. Joseph’s College, Solo Exhibit, Patchogue, NY

2004      Alpan Gallery, Alpan International, Huntington, NY

                Islip Art Museum, Drawing Conclusions, East Islip, NY

                BFFA Gillette House, 2-Person Exhibit, Sayville, NY

2003      Omni Gallery, Winter, Uniondale, NY

                Graphic Eye Gallery, Artists Invite Artists,  Port Washington, NY

2002      Art League of Long Island, The Printed Image Redefined, Roslyn, NY

                Smithtown Arts Council, Annual National Juried Exhibition, St. James, NY

                Elaine Benson, Printaganza, Bridgehampton, NY

                Alpan Gallery, Re-Opening, Huntington, NY

2001       Omni Gallery, Mandala, Uniondale, NY

               East End Arts Council, Think Ink,  Riverhead, NY

2000     Islip Art Museum, The Garden Revisited, East Islip, NY

              Omni Gallery, Places and Visions, Uniondale, NY

 

ARTIST RESIDENCIES

2016      Rocky Mountain National Park

2014-     Coordinator, Artist-in-Residence Program, Fire Island National Seashore, National Parks Service

2013      Fire Island National Seashore, the National Park Service

2012      Great Sand Dunes National Park, Sponsored by St. Joseph’s College

 

TEACHING

2009-    Chairman, Assoc. Professor, Art Department, St. Joseph’s College, Patchogue, NY 11772

 

CURATORIAL EXPERIENCE

1998-      Omni Gallery, Art Director/Curator, 333 Earle Ovington Blvd., Uniondale, NY

2011-12   780 3rd Avenue, Exhibition Curator, New York, NY

2009-12 St. Joseph’s College Art Gallery, Gallery Curator, Patchogue, NY

2009      Patchogue Arts Council, Curator, Patchogue Arts Biennial, Patchogue, NY

2008      National League of American Pen Women, Curator, Biennial National Exhibition,

                Washington, D.C.

2004      Art League of Long Island, Guest Curator, Flora and Fauna, Deer Park, NY

1999        Hutchins Gallery, LIU, C. W. Post, Guest Curator, Organism, Brookville, NY   

 

LECTURES, PRESENTATIONS, & EXHIBITION ADJUDICATION

2016        NPS, Rocky Mountain National Park, AIR Public Lecture Presentation

2016        NPS, Plein Air Painting Presentation & Workshop

2014        NPS, Fire Island National Seashore, 2014 Lecture Series, Arts Afire: FINS Artist-in-Residence Program

2012        Anthony Giordano Gallery, Dowling College, Lecture Presentation, Sensory Perception, Oakdale, NY

2012        Art League of Long Island, Judge, Member’s Exhibition, Dear Park, NY

2011         Adelphi University, Awards Judge, Student Art Exhibition, Garden City, NY

2009       Long Beach Art League, Judge and Lecturer, Member’s Exhibition, Long Beach, NY

2008       National Art League, Judge, Annual Open Call, Douglaston, NY

2007       Long Beach Art League, Judge and Lecturer, Member’s Exhibition, Long Beach, NY

2006       Artists Network of Great Neck, Judge, Member’s Art Exhibition, Great Neck, NY

2005       Independent Art Society, Judge, Open Juried Art Show, Hicksville, NY

2005       Long Beach Art League, Judge and Lecturer, Member’s Exhibition, Long Beach, NY

2005       Manhasset Art Assoc., Judge and Lecturer, Member’s Exhibition, Manhasset, NY

2005       Town of Oyster Bay, Judge, Suburban Art League Juried Art Show, Oyster Bay, NY

2006       Town of Oyster Bay, Judge, Suburban Art League Juried Art Show, Oyster Bay, NY

2003       Long Beach Art League, Judge and Lecturer, Member’s Exhibition, Long Beach, NY

2003       Independent Art Society, Judge, Open Juried Art Show, Hicksville, NY

2003       National League of American Pen Women, Judge, Annual Exhibition

2003       Graphic Eye Gallery, Lecturer, Port Washington, NY        

2002       Art League of Long Island, Judge, Member’s Exhibition, Deer Park, NY

2001        National League of American Pen Women, Judge, Annual Exhibition

 

ARTICLES & REVIEWS

Pat Rogers, “Nature, Abstracted”, Long Island Pulse, May, 2011

Jong Min Park, “Dawn Lee – NY Artist”, ART PEOPLE, Jan. 2011, Vol.008 (Published in Korea)

Jessie Biele, “The Arts Expanded”, Long Island Advance, 11/08

Louise Blouin Media, Gallery Guide, p. 102, 3/08

Phil Marino, “Art Imitates Life”, New York Times, 3/07

Michael Ebert, “Artists Display at BAFFA”, Suffolk County News, 9/04

Helen Harrison, “The Printed Image Redefined”,  New York Times, 11/02

Joanne Kountourakis, “Re/Opening: Adventure Into The Known”,  The Long Islander, 3/02

Carole Paquette, “Using Local Artists”,  New York Times, 12/01

Numerous reviews on exhibitions that I curated at the Omni Gallery:   New York Times, Newsday, The Long Islander, 1998 – 2008

 

MEMBERSHIPS

WEAD - Women's Environmental Artist Directory

ASCI - Arts & Science Collaborations

Blackburn Printmaking Workshop