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artist

Fargo Deborah Whitman, American artist. Recipient MacDowell Colony fellowship, 1986, 92, Corporation Yaddo fellow, 1993; Pollock-Krasner Foundation grantee, 1990; grantee New York Foundation, 1993.

Background

Whitman, Fargo Deborah was born on July 4, 1953 in Leesburg, Virginia, United States. Daughter of R. Fargo and Doreen (Kerr-Jarrett) Whitman.

Education

Bachelor, University Virginia, 1975. Master of Fine Arts, Rutgers University, 1978. Master of Arts in Art Psychotherapy, Rutgers University, 2004.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • Solo exhibitions include John Gibson Gallery, New York City, 1984, Whitney Museum American Art, New York City, 1985, John Weber Gallery, New York City, 1990. Group exhibitions include Josh Baer Gallery, New York City, 1991, The Brooklyn Museum, 1993, Los Angeles Film Festival, 2003, Los Angeles Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, 2004 (Grand Jury award for Best Documentary, 1994), Perth International Film Festival, Australia, 2005. Documentary A Fine State This Is, Contemporary Collection University of California at Los Angeles Hammer Museum, 2007.

Connections

father:
R. Fargo Whitman

mother:
Doreen (Kerr-Jarrett) Whitman