DON FORTENBERRY

don.fortenberry@gmail.com

215-207-8583

EXHIBITIONS

Two Artists show, 
Allens Lane Art Center
The Lieberman Gallery, Settlement Music School
Philadelphia, PA , January, 2018

Visual Art Exchange, Featured Artist
Raleigh, NC, April, 2015

Holiday Exhibition, Visual Art Exchange
Raleigh, NC, December 2014

Visual Art Exchange, Featured Artist
Raleigh, NC, November 2013

Primary Show, Visual Art Exchange, Raleigh, NC July, 2013

Unexpected Readings, Inaugural Show, 
Chapel Hill Library, Chapel Hill, NC, April – July, 2013

Collage Paintings, One Man Show, Irvington Library, 
Irvington-On-Hudson, NY, July 2011

All of a Piece, Katonah Museum, Katonah NY,
 Juror - Robert Storr, 1995

Persistence of Painting, Kohn Pedersen Fox Gallery, curated by Ellen Handy, 57th Street, New York, NY, 1995

Benefit Show, P.S. 122, New York, NY, 1990

Small Scale Abstraction, Art in General, New York, NY, with Michael Bisbee, Julie Fromme, Li Lin Lee, Donald McLaughlin, Jim Napierala, Mari Rantanen, Thor Rinden, and Joan Snitzer, 1989

New Abstraction, Weatherspoon Gallery, 
UNC, Greensboro, NC, 1989

48 Laight Gallery, Group Show, with Jill baroff, Fontaine Dunn,Julie Fromme, Julie Gross, Darra Keaton, Karen Shaw, Ken Sofer, New York NY, 1988

Two Artists, with Julie Fromme, 55 Mercer Gallery, New York, NY, 1988

Five painters, P.S. 122 Gallery, with Bruce Cunningham, Fontaine Dunn, Julie Fromme, and Thomas Nozkowski, Curated by Don Fortenberry, New York, NY, 1988

Abstraction/Four Artists, Parker Bratton Gallery, New York, NY, 1987

New Abstract Paintings, Cork Gallery, Lincoln Center, New York, NY, with Bruce Cunningham, Fontaine Dunn, Julie Fromme, Sharon Gold, Ron Janowich, Kathryn Muehlemann, Thor Rinden, Thornton Willis, Stephen Westfall, 1986, curated by Don Fortenberry

Windows on 8th Avenue, New York, NY, 1986

Young New York Artists, Hickory Museum, Hickory, NC, Appalachian University, Boone, NC, 1984

Four Artists, Soho Center for Visual Artists, New York, NY, 1981

 

Education

MFA, Painting, Brooklyn College, CUNY, Brooklyn New York, 1979

BFA, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD, 1976

Professional

Supervising Departmental Technician - The Egyptian Department, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY, 1979 - 2010

Guest Lecturer - Smith College, 1989, Metropolitan Museum - 1989

Collections

Johnson & Johnson, NJ

IBM Corp

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, New York, NY

Egon Zehnder International