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1939 Danville, Pennsylvania
1957 Academy Julian, Paris, France
1958 LUniversité, de Grenoble, France
1959-60 Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
1960-62 BA, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio
1975 Bartholet Gallery, New York
1976 Bartholet Gallery, New York
1978 Holmbush Road, Private Exhibition, London, England
1979 New York State Council on the Arts: Award Exhibition
1982 A.M. Sachs Gallery, New York
1983 A.M. Sachs Gallery, New York
1984 A.M. Sachs Gallery, New York
1985 Katherina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York
1987 Fischbach Gallery, New York
1988 William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1989 Fischbach Gallery, New York
1991 Fischbach Gallery, New York
1993 Fischbach Gallery, New York
1995 Fischbach Gallery, New York
1998 Fischbach Gallery, New York
1999 Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO
2000 Fischbach Gallery, New York
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
1975 Baltimore Museum of Art Sales Gallery, Baltimore, MD
1976 Providence Print Gallery, Providence, RI
1977 New York State Council on the Arts, Regional Exhibition, Cayuga County, New York
1978 New York State Council on the Arts, Regional Exhibition, Cayuga County, New York
1981 A.M. Sachs Gallery, New York
Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX
1982 Architectural Images, Summit Art Center, Summit, NJ
Views by Women Artists, New York Chapter of Womens Caucus for Art, New York
1985 Columbus Museum, Columbus, OH
1985-86 Art and the Law, traveling to: Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, MN; Salt Lake
Art Center, Salt Lake City, UT; Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, IW;
Alexandria Courthouse, Alexandria, VA; Russell Senate Office Building,
1986 Members Gallery, Albright-Knox Museum, Buffalo, NY
The Contemporary American Landscape, Swain Galleries, NJ
1986-87 Art and the Law, traveling to: Minnesota Museum of Art, St. Paul, MN; Association
of the Bar of the City of New York, NY; Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, CA;
Blander Memorial Art Museum, IA; Sunrise Art Museum, WV
1987 In the Country, Bronx Museum of the Arts, New York
1988 Images of the Land, William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco
Miniatures, Swain Galleries, NJ
1989 Collectors Gallery XXIII, Marion Kooger MacNay Art Museum, San Antonio
1989 - 90 The Landscape Observed, The Maryland Institute, Baltimore, MD.
1990 Collectors Gallery XXIV, Marion Kooger MacNay Art Museum, San Antonio
1993-94 Art and the Law, traveling to: The John B. Hynes Veterans Memorial Convention
Center, Boston, MA; Kennedy galleries, New York; Minnesota Museum of Art,
St. Paul, MN
1995 Group Show, Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York
1996 Tradition: American Realists Past and Present, John Pence Gallery, San Francisco
Visions of Spring, Lizan-Tops Gallery, East Hampton, NY
1997 Photorealism, Jaffee, Baker Blair Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
Realism in 20th Century American Painting, Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME
SELECTED PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
Mr. Herbert L. Abrons, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Neale Albert, New York
Helen and Bob Appel, New York
Mr. Moshe Barkat, California
Dr. and Mrs. Jeffery Blake, New York
Ms. Barbara Birdsall, New Jersey
Mr. Gerard L. Cafesjian, Florida
Dr. and Mrs. Robert E. Carroll, New York
Mr. and Mrs. William Conaty, Connecticut
Mr. and Mrs. Dennis Dammerman, Connecticut
Mr. and Mrs. Orrin Devinsky, New Jersey
Mr. and Mrs. James Chelius, New York
Mr. and Mrs. David Cole, New York
Dawn Bennett and Martin J. Davidson, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Geoffrey K. Elliott, New York
Dr. and Mrs. Fred Epstein, Connecticut
Mr. and Mrs. George Field, California
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Fields, Missouri
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Filderman, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Saul Fox, California
Mr. Michael D. Frazier, Connecticut
Mr. Lewis Friedman, New York
Mr. Michael Fuchs, New York
Ms. Margie Goldsmith, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Craig Goodrum, Texas
Mr. Tom Heftler and Lois Weinroth, New York
Mr. William J. Honan III, New York
Mr. Robert J. Hrebek, New Jersey
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Lehrer, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Mantell, New Jersey
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Meury, New York
Mr. Robert Meyer, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Marshall V. Miller, Missouri
Dr. and Mrs. Satish Modi, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Todd M. Morgan, California
Ms. Jan Nicholson, New York
Mr. Jack H. Nusbaum, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Harold Oelbaum, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Oppedisano, Connecticut
Mr. and Mrs. Dwight D. Opperman, Minnesota
Mr. And Mrs. Ronnie Portnoy, New York
Mr. Roy Reardon and Patricia Hynes, Vermont
Mr. Edward E. Robbins, New York
Mr. Joseph Rosen, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Philip Schrager, Nebraska
Mr. and Mrs. Eric Schwartz, Connecticut
Mr. and Mrs. Morton Seaman, New York
Mr. and Mrs. Stanley Stahl, New York
Mrs. Walter Swain, New Jersey
Mr. and Mrs. Howard Tullman, Chicago
Mr. and Mrs. Peter Vermilye, Massachusetts
Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Wacksman, New York
Ms. Susan Wasserstein & Mr. George Sard, New York
Jan Walzer and David Etzel, Connecticut
Mr. and Mrs. Myles Wittenstein, New York
Mr. and Mrs. George Wiegers, Colorado
SELECTED PUBLIC AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
Allied Bank, Texas
American Express Company, New York
American Home Products Corporation, New Jersey
The Art Museum, Florida International University, Florida
Asheville Museum of Art, North Carolina
AT&T, New York
AKZO America, Inc., New York
The Bank of New York, New York
The Boston Company, Massachusetts
Brown and Wood, New York
Cahill, Gordon and Reindel, New York
Cargill Incorporated, Minnesota
Commerce Bancshares, Inc., Missouri
Continental Group, Connecticut
Davis, Polk and Wardwell, New York and Washington, DC
Deloitte and Touche, New York
Dewey Balantine, New York
Ernst and Whinney, New York
Fein, Silver and Soloway Advertising, New York
First National Bank and Trust Company, New York
First Illinois Bank, Illinois
Fish and Neave, New York
FMC Corporation, Illinois
General Electric Company, Connecticut
GE Capital Group, Connecticut
Greenpoint Savings Bank, New York
Grey Advertising, Incorporated, New York
Hunter Museum of American Art, Tennessee
Harpo, Incorporated, Illinois
Jacobs Group, Ohio
Kailing, Incorporated, Illinois
Kramer, Levin Attorneys, New York
Lee Capital Holdings, Massachusetts
Loeb, Block and Waxman, New York
Lorillard Corporation, New York
Maier Museum of Art, Virginia
Marine Midland Bank, New York
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New York
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York
Midlantic National Bank, New York
Miller and Company, PC, Missouri
MSI/Strategic Inc., Connecticut
National Cash Register, Ohio
New York Public Library, New York
North Carolina National Bank, Texas
Panhandle Eastern Corporation, Texas
J.C. Penny Company, Incorporated, Texas
Ravich and Simon, New York
SBC Communications, Inc,. Missouri
Sherman & Sterling, New York
Springfield Art Museum, Missouri
Tampa Museum of Art, Florida
Telfair Museum of Art, Georgia
Wilkie, Farr & Gallagher, New York
1983 James F. Cooper, "Alice Dalton Brown," New York Tribune, May 13, illus.
___ Gerrit Henry, "Alice Dalton Brown," Artnews (November 1), p. 207.
1984 James F. Cooper, "New Exhibit at Sachs shows Alice Dalton Brown," New York Tribune, June 29, illus.
1985 Susan Gill, "Alice Dalton Brown," Arts (November), 122.
1987 James F. Cooper, "Beautiful Flame Burns Under Browns Victorian Facade," New York City
Tribune (March 6).
1988 "On and Off the Wall: Neighborhood Artists and Galleries," San Francisco Chronicle
___ "Brown at William Sawyer Gallery," The New Fillmore (June).
___ Eileen Watkins, "Art," The Star-Ledger (December 23).
Edtr., "Review of Exhibition," California Magazine, June
1989 Michael Brenson, "Review/Museums," New York Times (May 5).
____ James F. Cooper, "Funding Excellence," The World & I (September), pp.204 - 208.
1991 "Inside and Outside," House & Garden (British ed.), pp. 88 - 89.
___ Powell von Wiest, "Art and Antiques," Where (March), p. 11.
1995 " Alice Browns Recent Spaces at Fischbach," Antiques and Arts Weekly (November 24).
___ Paulette Weiss, "Art & Antiques," Where Aug., p. 24
1996 "Oprah does the Art Show," The Art Newspaper (April).
"Oprah without a Figure," ARTnews, May, p. 28
J. Bowyer Bell, "Alice Dalton Brown at Fischbach Gallery," Review (April 15), pp. 35 - 36.
Camille Howell, "Light, life spill from Brown's artwork," The Springfield News-Leader, October 29, 1999
2000 James F. Cooper, "Enchanted Sanctuary: Alice Dalton Brown", American Arts Quarterly,pp.3-7, Spring, 2000
Exhibition Catalogs, Reproductions:
1982 Architectural Images, (cat.) Summit Art Center, New Jersey, frontispiece illus.
Views by Women Artists, (cat.) New York Chapter of Womens Caucus for Art pbls.
1985 Art and the Law, Purchase Award, (cat.), St. Paul: West Publishing Company, frontispiece
1986 Art and the Law (cat.), St. Paul: West Publishing Company., illus, p. 22
___ Oberlin Alumni Magazine, Winter, Oberlin College, publ., illus., p. 46
Exhibition Catalogs, Reproductions (continued):
___ The West Collection, West Publishing Company, Cover illustration
1988 Art from the Midlantic Collection (cat), Midlantic Corp., Edison, NJ, pp. 10-11, illus.
___ Contemporary Women Artists Datebook, Panz Corp., publ., illus., p. 34
1989 Invitation to Preview, McNay Art Museum, Cover illus.
1991 Annual Report, J.C. Penny, Co., Inc., Cover illus.
1992 Orion Magazine, Illus.; p. 54.
1993 Art and the Law (cat.), St. Paul: West Publishing Company, pp. 28-29, illus., p. 29
1995 American Government, Lyons, Scheb & Richardson, authors, West Publishing Company, Cover illustration
1996 Cover illustration; Michigan Bar Journal (September).
___ The William and Mary Review. (v. 34), illustration, p. 81.
___ Tradition: American Realism Past & Present, John Pence Gallery, illustration. p. 4
___ Art and the Law (cat.), St. Paul: West Publishing Company, illustration p. 36
___ American Images: The SBS Collection of 20th Century American Art, Harry Abrams publs., New York, p. 283, illus.
1997 "New American Paintings," Exhibitions in Print (June). Open Studios Press, Mass. publs.
___ Realism in 20th Century American Painting, (cat.) Ogunquit Museum of American Art,
Ogunquit, ME, publs.
1999 Alice Dalton Brown: Interior SpaceExterior Light (cat.), includes essay by April Kingsley, "The Clear Light of Alice Dalton Brown." Springfield, MO, Springfield Art Museum.
___ Difei, Jia (essay) and Scott Wampler (editor). Contemporary American Oil Painting. Changchun, China: Jilin Fine Arts Publishing House, 1999.
The Tampa Review 19 (1999, University of Tampa Press) (editors). Illustration p. 40.
2000 Terre & eau, air & eau, Pierre Laszlo, (illustration) Le Pommier, France
|This biography from the Archives of AskART:|
|As an artist of Realism, Alice Dalton Brown is recognized for works such as The Coral Wall,
an oil paining from 1990, which shows a Victorian style colonnade in
specks of light contrasted with the spotted wall of a coral. |
Brown was born in Danville, Pennsylvania in 1939. S he attended
the Académie Julian in Paris France, the Université de Grenoble in
France, and Cornell University in Ithaca, New York to study
art. In 1962 she obtained her Bachelor’s degree from
Oberlin College in Ohio.
She received the Judges Award Exhibition for the New York State Council
on the Arts in 1979. She was also awarded the purchase prize for
the “The West Collection ’85: Art and the Law” United States traveling
Solo exhibitions of Brown’s work have been held at venues, such as the
Fischbach Gallery in New York City. Group exhibitions in which
her work was displayed have been organized at institutions, including
the A.M. Sachs Gallery in New York City; Columbus Museum in Ohio; Maier
Museum of Art in Lynchburg, Virginia; Marion Koogler McNay Art Museum
in San Antonio, Texas; Swain Galleries in Plainfield, New Jersey; and
the William Sawyer Gallery in San Francisco, California.
Submitted by Jenna Wuensche, Researcher
Source: Jules Heller and Nancy G. Heller, North American Women Artists of the Twentieth Century
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