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Loretta Dunkelman, American artist. CAPS fellow New York State Council Arts, 1975; Visual artist fellow National Endowment for the Arts, 1975, 82, 93, American Association of University Women fellow, 1976-1977, Artist fellow New York Foundation for the Arts, 1991; grantee Adolph & Esther Gottlieb Foundation, 1991.

Background

Dunkelman, Loretta was born on June 29, 1937 in Paterson, New Jersey, United States. Daughter of Samuel and Rae (Gutkind) Dunkelman.

Education

Bachelor, Rutgers University, 1958. Master of Arts, Hunter College, 1966.

Career

Lecturer, Hunter College, New York City, 1966-1967; visiting artist, U. Cincinnati, 1974; assistant professor, U. Rhode Island, Kingston, 1974-1975; assistant professor, Cornell Univercity, Ithaca, New York, 1977-1980; visiting artist, Ohio State University, Columbus, 1984; assistant professor, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, 1986-1988; visiting artist, The School of the The Art Institute of Chicago of Chicago, 1990; visiting professor art, University of California, Berkeley, 1993-1994. One woman shows include “Artist in Residence” Gallery Gallery, New York, 1973-1974, 78, 81, 83, 87, Douglass College, New Brunswick, 1973, U. Cincinnati, 1974, U. Rhode Island, Kingston, 1975, 1708 E. Main Gallery, Richmond, 1987. Exhibited in group shows at Whitney Museum American Art, New York, 1973, New York Cultural Center, New York, 1973, Newark Museum, 1973, Cranbrook Academy Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1974, Grand Rapids (Michigan) Art Museum, 1974, Johnson Museum, CornellU., Ithaca, New York, 1977, Institute Art and Urban Resources, Public School 1, New York City, 1978, McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Washington, 1980, Douglass College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, 1981, Kulturhuset, Stockholm and Lunds Konsthall, Sweden, 1981-1982, Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, 1983, Hopkins Hall Gallery, The Ohio State University, 1984, Kenkeleba Gallery, New York, 1985, “Artist in Residence” Gallery Gallery, 1985, 91, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, New York, 1986, Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth U., Richmond, Virginia, 1987, Rabbet Gallery, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1989, Michael Walls Gallery, 1989, 148 Duane St., New York City, 1992, Contemporary The Art Institute of Chicago, New York City, 1994, Mason Gross School of the Arts Galleries, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1996, “Artist in Residence” Gallery Gallery, New York City, 1997, Kingsborough Community College, Brooklyn, 1998.

Represented in permanent collections Bellevue Medical Center, New York City, The Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, City University Graduate Center, New York City, The Picker Art Gallery, Dana Art Center, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, U. Cincinnati, Gene Swenson Collection, U. Kansas Art Museum, Lawrence, Bristol-Myers, Squibb, Lawrenceville, New Jersey, Hunter College, New York City.

Works

  • Other Work

    • One woman shows include “Artist in Residence” Gallery Gallery, New York, 1973-1974, 78, 81, 83, 87, Douglass College, New Brunswick, 1973, University Cincinnati, 1974, University Rhode Island, Kingston, 1975, 1708 E. Main Gallery, Richmond, 1987. Exhibited in group shows at Whitney Museum American Art, New York, 1973, New York Cultural Center, New York, 1973, Newark Museum, 1973, Cranbrook Academy Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, 1974, Grand Rapids (Michigan) Art Museum, 1974, Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1977, Institute Art and Urban Resources, Public School 1, New York City, 1978, McIntosh/Drysdale Gallery, Washington, 1980, Douglass College, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1981, Kulturhuset, Stockholm and Lunds Konsthall, Sweden, 1981-1982, Picker Art Gallery, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, 1983, Hopkins Hall Gallery, Ohio State University, 1984, Kenkeleba Gallery, New York, 1985, “Artist in Residence” Gallery Gallery, New York City, 1985, 91, 97, Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, New York, 1986, Anderson Gallery, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, 1987, Rabbet Gallery, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1989, Michael Walls Gallery, 1989, 148 Duane St., New York City, 1992, Contemporary Art Institute, New York City, 1994, Mason Gross School of the Arts Galleries, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, 1996, Kingsborough Community College, Brooklyn, 1998, Yaddo Centennial Arts Festival, New York City, 2000, Mabel Smith Douglass Library., Rutgers University, New Brunswick, 2005, Tucson Museum Art, 2007, Andre Zarre Gallery, New York City, 2007, Werkstatte Gallery, New York City, 2008, National Academy Museum, New York City, 2008, Associated Independent Recording Gallery Brooklyn, New York, 2008, BoBST Library.

      New York University, New York City, 2008-2009. Represented in permanent collections Bellevue Medical Center, New York City, Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, City University Graduate Center, New York City, Picker Art Gallery, Dana Art Center, Colgate University, Hamilton, New York, University Cincinnati, Gene Swenson Collection at University Kansas Art Museum, Lawrence, Bristol-Myers, Squibb, Lawrenceville, New Jersey, Hunter College, New York City, Spencer Museum Art, Lawrence, Kansas, Smithsonian Museum, Washington.

Connections

father:
Samuel Dunkelman

mother:
Rae (Gutkind) Dunkelman