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Paul Resika, American artist. Recipient award American Academy Arts and Letters, 1977; Altman prize National Academy of Design, 1982, 91, 97, 2003, Obrig prize, 1996; Louis Comfort Tiffany grantee, 1959, Ingram Merrill grantee, 1969; John Simon Guggenheim Memorial fellow, 1984. Member National Academy of Design, American Academy Arts and Letters.

Background

Resika, Paul was born on August 15, 1928 in New York City.

Education

Student, Sol Wilson, New York City, 1940—1944. Student, Hans Hofmann School, 1945—1947. Student, School Venice, Italy, 1950—1952.

Student, School Venice, Rome, 1953.

Career

Adjunct professor art Cooper Union, 1966-1978. Instructor Art Students League, 1968-1969. Faculty Skowhagen School Painting and Sculpture, 1973, 76.

Chairman Master of Fine Arts program Parsons School Design, 1978-1989. Dartmouth College 1972 Artist in Residence.

Works

  • book

  • Other Work

    • One-man shows include George Dix Gallery, New York City, 1948, Peridot Gallery, 1965, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, Washburn Gallery, 1971, 1973, Hopkins Center Dartmouth College, 1972, Graham Gallery, 1976, 1979, 1981, 1983, 1985, Longpoint Gallery, Provincetown, Massachusetts, 1979, 1981, 1989, 1992, 1995, 25-year survey Artists Choice Museum, 1985, Merideth Long Gallery, Houston, 1986, 1997, 2005, 2007, Walker-Kornbluth Gallery, Fair Lawn, New Jersey, 1986, 1995, 1997, Crane Kalman Gallery, London, 1986, Graham/Modern Gallery, 1987-1988, 1990, Salander-O'Reilly Galleries, New York City, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2005, Benucci, Rome, 2005, 2007, Vered Gallery, East Hampton, New York, 1995, 2003, 2004, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, 1996, Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 1997, Graham & Sons, New York City, 2008, Lori Bookstein Gallery, New York City, 1998, 2001, Berta Walker Gallery, Provincetown, 1998, 2001, 2003, Provincetown, Massachusetts, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008-2009, Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, New York, 1998, Hackett Freedman, San Francisco, 1998, Hackett-Freedman, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2006, Metta Galleria, Madrid, 2000, Camino Real Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida, 2003, Benucci Gallery, Rome, 2005, Lori Bookstein Gallery, 2006, Represented in permanent collections National Museum American Art, Washington, Muson-Williams-Proctor Institute Museum Art, Utica, New York, University Nebraska Art Gallery, Indianapolis Museum Art, Chase Manhattan Bank, New York City, Neuberger Museum, State University of New York, Purchase, University Wyoming, Laramie, Metropolitan Museum Art, New York, Colby College, National Academy of Design, Owensboro (Kentucky) Museum Art, University Arizona, William Benton Museum Art, Hood Museum, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, Tucson Museum Art, Crackow Museum Art, Poland, Parish Art Museum, Southampton, New York, Heckscher Museum, Huntington, New York, Mills College Museum, Oakland, California, Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, Whitney Museum, New York City, Museum Modern Art, New York, also private collections, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York.

Membership

Member National Academy of Design, American Academy Arts and Letters.