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Charles Arthur Parness, American artist. Visiting Artist fellow Brandywine Workshop, Philadelphia, 1988.


Parness, Charles Arthur was born on January 1, 1945 in Staten Island, New York, United States. Son of Hyman and Dorothy (Shulman) Parness.


Certified, Parsons School Design, 1965. Bachelor of Science in Education, New York University, 1966. Master of Fine Arts, Pratt Institute, 1969.


Artist in residence, Marie Walsh Sharp Foundation, Colorado Springs, Colorado, since 1988;artist in residence, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont, 1991, 93;artist in residence, Association for Visual Artists, Chattanooga, 1993.


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  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include Rahr West Museum, Manitowoc, Wisconsin, 1997, Marian G. Mugar Art Gallery, New Hampshire, 1996, Hebrew Home for the Aged Museum Gallery, Riverdale, New York, 1996, Rockport (Illinois) Art Museum, 1995, University Wisconsin Art Museum, Milwaukee, 1994, G.W. Einstein Gallery, New York City, 1990, 94, State Theatre Center for the Arts, Easton, Pennsylvania, 1991, Window 462, New York City, 1990, Educational Testing Service, Princeton, New Jersey, 1990, Alan Brown Gallery, Hartsdale, New York, 1988, J. Rosenthal Fine Art, Chicago, 1987. Exhibited in group shows at George Sherman Gallery, Boston, 1998, Krasdale Foods Gallery, Whte Plaines, New York, 1998, Champion International, Stamford, Connecticut, 1997, Noyes Museum, 1996, Cline Gallery Fine Art, Santa Fe, 1994, Self Portrait: The Changing Self New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, Summit, 1993, Men Working G.W. Einstein Gallery, New York City, 1993, The Mask in 20th Century Art Seawall Art Gallery Rice University, Houston, 1993.


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, hunting, cooking, art collecting.


Hyman Parness

Dorothy (Shulman) Parness