Lesley Dill  (American, 1950) 

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Lesley Dill, Head

 

Lesley Dill
Head
2003

Auction: Apr 28, 2014
Phillips New York
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Lesley Dill, Faith & the Devil

 

Lesley Dill
Faith & the Devil
2011-2012

George Adams Gallery
Lesley Dill, Faith & the Devil

 

Lesley Dill
Faith & the Devil
2011-2012

George Adams Gallery
Lesley Dill, Faith & the Devil

 

Lesley Dill
Faith & the Devil
2011-2012

George Adams Gallery
Lesley Dill, Word Made Flesh

 

Lesley Dill
Word Made Flesh
1995

Byron Cohen Gallery
Lesley Dill, We Look for Tracings

 

Lesley Dill
We Look for Tracings
1997

Byron Cohen Gallery
Lesley Dill, Eye Drop

 

Lesley Dill
Eye Drop
1994

Byron Cohen Gallery
Lesley Dill, Poem Body (The Soul Has Bandaged Moments...)

 

Lesley Dill
Poem Body (The Soul Has Bandaged Moments...)
1996

ClampArt
Lesley Dill, Ear Poem (I Heard As If I Had No Ear)

 

Lesley Dill
Ear Poem (I Heard As If I Had No Ear)
1994

ClampArt
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Lesley Dill, I am afraid to own a body...

 

Lesley Dill
I am afraid to own a body..., 1994
photogravure and thread

 

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Lesley Dill, Poem dress the soul selects her own society

 

Lesley Dill
Poem dress the soul selects her own society, 1993
lithograph and thread on deacidified Indian newspaper

 

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Lesley Dill, Listen

 

Lesley Dill
Listen, 2004
lithograph and blue horsehair

 

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1950   Born in Bronxville, NY
1972   B.A., Trinity College, Hartford, CT
1974   MAT, Smith College, Northampton, MA
1980   Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, M.F.A
1983   Zaner Corporation Purchase Award from Small Works ‘83
1984   Artist-in-Residence, Altos de Chavon, Dominican Republic
1990   National Endowment for the Arts, Sculpture Fellowship
1992   Project Residency Award, Hillwood Art Museum and New York State Council on Arts
1995   New York Foundation for the Arts, Drawing - Printmaking Category
1996   Joan Mitchell Foundation Grant
2007   Rockefeller Foundation Multi Artists Production Award with Tom Morgan
2007   Alumna Award, Maryland Institute of Art, Baltimore, MD
2008   Anonymous Was A Woman
2010   Center for Book Arts Honoree
2013   Milwaukee Institute of Art and Design, SGC International Lifetime Achievement in Printmaking Award
  Lives in Brooklyn, NY
2013   “Material World" Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
2013   "Blasphemy and Devotion: Redefining the Spiritual in Art” Delaware County Community College Art
2013   “Makers in Print: International Exhibition SGCI Awards Exhibition” Peck School of the Arts, Milwaukee, WI
2013   “The Artist and the Poet,” The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
2013   “From Provincetown to Now: 100 Years of Women in Prints,” Mary Ryan Gallery, New York, NY
2013   “Majority Rules: A Decade of Contemporary Art Acquisitions,” The McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX
2012 - 2013   “The Female Gaze: Women Artists Making Their World,” Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2012 - 2013   "Decade: Contemporary Collecting 2002-2012," Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
2011 - 2013   “Lesley Dill’s Poetic Visions: From Shimmer to Sister Gertrude Morgan,” Whatcom Museum, Bellingham, WA, 2011. Traveling to Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, Sept 28 – Dec 9, 2012; Halsey Institute of Contemporary Art, Charleston, SC, Jan 25 - Mar 8, 2013 (solo)
2012   “Poetic Visions,” Safety-Kleen Gallery One at Elgin Community College, Elgin, Illinois
2012   “Beaten & Bound,” Lubeznik Center for the Arts, Michigan City, IN
2012   “Between the Lines: Word and Image from Graphicstudio,” Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, FL
2012   “The Annual 2012,” National Academy Museum and School, New York, NY
2012   “ArtMuse,” Sarasota Museum of Art, Sarasota, FL
2012   “Lesley Dill: I had a Blueprint of History,” Dieu Donné, New York, NY (solo)
2012   “Artists’ Ink,” George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2012   “Faith & the Devil,” George Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2011   “Lesley Dill, Selections (Prints, Works on Paper).” Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA (solo)
2011   “Peace on Earth: Art Against War,” Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2011   “43rd Collectors Show and Sale,”Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR
2011   Rock/Paper/Scissors, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA
2011   Paper A-Z, Sue Scott Gallery, New York, NY
2011   Group Show: Size Matters: Large-Scale and Small-Scale Paintings, Drawings and Sculptures, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2011   “Paper Trails: Selected Works from the Collection 1934-2001,” Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
2011   “Points of View: Selections from Seven Colorado Collections,” CU Art Museum, Boulder, CO
2011   “Intersection: Photography/Painting/Drawing,” Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY
2011   “Intersection: Photography/Painting/Drawing,” Marlborough Chelsea, New York, NY
2011   “The Question of Drawing,” Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME
2011   “The Fashion Show,” Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
2010   Wording the Image/Imaging the Word: The Prints of Pat Steir, Jaune Quick-To-See Smith, Lynne Allen, and Lesley Dill, Gallery of the College of Staten Island and traveling to Sherman Gallery at Boston University, Boston, MA
2010   Summer Group Show: New and Classic, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2010   Hell Hell Hell/Heaven Heaven Heaven: Encountering Sister Gertrude Morgan & Revelation, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2010   Paper and Bronze, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2010   The Strange Experience of Beauty, Byron C. Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, MO (solo)
2009 - 2010   I Heard A Voice: The Art of Lesley Dill, organized by the Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattenooga, TN and traveling to Smith College Museum of Art, Northampton, MA; Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL; Palmer Museum of Art, Penn State University, University Park, PA; Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, AR; Columbia Museum of Art, Columbia, SC (solo)
2009 - 2010   Slash: Paper under the Knife, Curated by David Revere McFadden, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY
2009 - 2010   American Story, John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI
2009   Summer Group Show, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2009   By A Thread, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY
2009   Rare Editions: The Book as Art, Lehman College Art Gallery, New York, NY
2009   Elements of Nature: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University, Malibu, CA
2009   Reconfiguring the Body in American Art 1820-2009, National Academy Museum, New York, NY
2009   Lesley Dill, Galeria Thomas Cohn, Sao Paolo, Brazil (solo)
2008   Art and Illusion: Selections from the Frederick R. Weisman Art Foundation, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA
2008   Wedded Bliss: The Marriage of Art and Ceremony, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA
2008   Revision, Reiteration, Recombination, UCF Art Gallery, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL
2007   Word Queens, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2007   Tremendous World, Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase College, Purchase, New York, NY (solo)
2007   Dialogues: Heads, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2007   Well Dressed, Nathan Cummings Foundation, Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation, New York, NY
2007   Surrealism Today, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn Harbor, NY
2005 - 2007   The Thrill Came Slowly: Prints and Multiples 1990-2005, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY; ; travelling to the Sawhill Gallery, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, VA; Prichard Art Gallery, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID; Center of Contemporary Arts, St. Louis, MO (solo)
2006   A Fine Line, Castellani Art Museum, Niagara University, New York, NY (solo)
2006   New Work, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2006   I Heard as If I Had No Ear: Lesley Dill and Tom Morgan, Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, CA (solo)
2005   Speak and Be Spoken To, Texas State University, San Marcos, TX (solo)
2005   Blue, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
2005   New Works, Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada (solo)
2002 - 2004   Lesley Dill: A Ten Year Survey, Dorsky Museum, SUNY, New Paltz, NY; Traveled to: Art Gallery, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO; Cultural Center, Chicago, IL; Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI; Scottsdale Center for Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ (solo)
2001 - 2003   Rags To Riches: 25 Years of Paper Art from Dieu Donne Papermill, Kresge Art Museum, East Lansing, MI; Travelled to: Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art, Havensville, KS; Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY; Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee, WI
2002   Lesley Dill, Byron Cohen Gallery for Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO (solo)
2002   New York, New Work, Now!, Curated by Nina Felshin, Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH
2002   From Stone to Foam, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY
2002   Me, Myself & I, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2002   Crush, Featuring Works By: Lesley Dill, Kathleen Gilje, Chris Komater, Lazaro Montano, Ayae Takahashi, Julian Tomasello and Melanie Willhide, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
2002   Pasted On: A Survey of Collage Strategies, Carl Hammer Gallery, Chicago, IL
2001 - 2002   'Issues of Identity in Recent American Art, Gibson Gallery, SUNY Potsdam, NY; Traveled to University of Tennessee; Illinois State University; William Patterson University
1999 - 2002   Looking Forward Looking Black, Elaine L, Jacob Gallery, Detroit, MI; traveled to Houghton House Gallery, Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY; Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC; Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, AZ; Georgia State University School of Art and Design Gallery, Atlanta, GA; Aidekman Arts Center, Tufts University, Boston, MA; Zilkha Gallery, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT; Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA; Victoria H, Myhren Gallery, University of Denver, Denver, CO; Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, MD
2001   Artists Respond: A Benefit Exhibition of Works by Gallery Artists and I Love New York Benefit, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
2001   Spectrum 2001, Hunter Museum of American Art, Chattanooga, TN
2001   Benefit Art Auction, Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
2001   A Threshold of Spirit, Curated by Peter Nagy, The Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, New York, NY
2001   Tongues on Fire: Visions and Ecstasy, SECCA, Winston-Salem, NC (solo)
2001   Lesley Dill, Harrisburg Area Community College Art Gallery, PA (solo)
2000 - 2001   Unbound: Reshaping Artist's Books, Henry Street Settlement, New York, NY
1999 - 2001   Large Drawings from the Arkansas Arts Center Foundation Collection, Circulated by Smith-Kramer Fine Art Services, Kansas City, MO; traveled to the Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA; Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH; Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, MS; Cedar Rapids Museum of Art, Cedar Rapids, IA; Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN; Center for the Visual Arts, Metropolitan State College, Denver, CO; Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, GA; Dubuque Museum of Art, Dubuque, IA; Washington State University Museum of Art, Pullman, WA
2000   The Likeness of Being, DC Moore Gallery, New York, NY
2000   Domesticity Revisted, The von Liebig Art Center, Naples, FL
2000   Uncommon Threads: Contemporary Artists and Clothing, Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
2000   Collecting...Passion and Perspective of Jodi Caron, Sandy Carson Gallery, Denver, CO
2000   Recent Works, Jim Kempner Fine Art, New York, NY
2000   Remnants of Memory: Contemporary American Art in Textile, Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
2000   Lesley Dill – New Sculpture, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
2000   Lesley Dill – Tilt, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
2000   These Saw Visions: Billboards by Lesley Dill, Presentation House Gallery, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada (solo)
1999 - 2000   Contemporary Narratives in American Prints, Whitney Museum of American Art at Champion, New York, NY
1999   Female, Wessel and O’Connor Gallery, New York, NY
1999   Artists for Mumia 911, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
1999   The Body in Question: Tracing, Displacing, and Remaking the Human Figure in Contemporary Art, The Speed Art Museum, Louisville, KY
1999   Billboard: Art on the Road, Mass MoCA, North Adams, MA
1999   Art About Art, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
1999   Lesley Dill - New Works, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
1999   Lesley Dill, Weinstein Gallery, Minneapolis, MN (solo)
1999   New Cast Works, Byron Cohen Gallery, Kansas City, MO (solo)
1999   Work In Progress: Lesley Dill, Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, MS (solo)
1998   These Saw Visions..., University of West Florida Art Gallery, Pensacola, FL (solo)
1998   Two-Person Exhibition with Sudarshan Shetty, Nature Morte Gallery, New Delhi, India (solo)
1998   Lesley Dill, Locus Gallery, St. Louis, MO (solo)
1998   Lesley Dill: A Secret Told..., George Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1998   In the Details, Barbara Gross Galerie, Munich, Germany
1998   Drawings IV, Koplin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1997 - 1998   Burton/Marinkovich Gallery, Washington, DC
1997 - 1998   Cohen Berkowitz Gallery, Kansas City, MO
1997 - 1998   Hosfelt Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1997   Group Exhibition, Elena Zang Gallery, Woodstock, NY
1997   Small Works, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA
1997   Alliance for Contemporary Art: Auction ‘98, Denver Art Museum, CO
1997   A Show of Hands, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
1997   Art Foundry Editions Santa Fe, Knoedler & Company, New York, NY
1997   Instinct and Intellect, Monique Knowlton Gallery, New York, NY
1997   A Singular Vision: Prints from Landfall Press, Milwaukee Museum of Art, WI; Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1997   Lesley Dill, Galeria Thomas Cohn, Sao Paulo, Brazil (solo)
1997   Language and Desire. Equinox Gallery, Vancouver, BC Canada (solo)
1997   Lesley Dill: In Black and White, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1997   Lesley Dill: A Mouth Full of Words, Art Museum, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN (solo)
1997   Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
1996 - 1997   Shirts and Skins: The Absent Figure in Contemporary Art, Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI
1996   Portraits and Self Portraits, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY
1996   Lesley Dill, Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA (solo)
1996   Banners and Figurative Sculpture, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA (solo)
1996   I Reach Along the Cord of Speech, Quartet Editions, New York, NY (solo)
1996   Installation and Performance, Creteil Maison des Arts, Créteil, France (solo)
1996   Voices in the Air, Cohen Berkowitz Gallery, Kansas City, MO (solo)
1996   Lesley Dill: The Poetic Body, Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL (solo)
1996   Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
1993 - 1996   Empty Dress: Clothing as Suorgate in Recent Art, Neuberger Museum, Purchase; Schafler Gallery, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY
1995   Arts and Letters, June Kelly Gallery, New York, NY
1995   Paper View, Cohen Berkowitz Gallery, Kansas City, MO
1995   Group Exhibition, Lizardi/Harp Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1995   Women’s Work: An Open Book, HarperCollins Exhibition Space, New York, NY
1995   Frumkin/Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1995   Voices in My Head, George Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1995   Lesley Dill: An Installation, Gallery at Dieu Donne Papermill, New York, NY (solo)
1995   Clothe My Naked Body, Quartet Editions, New York, NY (solo)
1994 - 1995   5 Women Sculptors, Organization of Independent Artists at XI Valparaiso Bienal, Chile
1994   Works for Young Collectors, Lemberg Gallery, St, Louis, MO
1994   The Body Human, Nohra Haime Gallery, New York, NY
1994   Around the House, Frumkin/Adams Gallery, New York, NY
1994   Material Concerns, Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
1994   Paint, Props, & Process, Castle Gallery, College of New Rochelle, New York, NY
1994   The Domestic Landscape: Painting, Sculpture & Art Furniture, Monique Knowlton Gallery, Kent Station, CT
1994   Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
1994   Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1993 - 1994   Figure as Fiction: The Figure in Visual Art and Literature, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH
1993   10 x 10 x 10 , TZ’ART, 28 Wooster, New York, NY
1993   Nine Sculptors and Their Printer: A Tribute to Solo Impressions, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA
1993   White Men in Suits, Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center, Buffalo, NY
1993   Return of the Cadave Exquis,, Drawing Center, New York, NY
1993   The Rag Trade, InterArt Center, New York, NY
1993   Fall from Fashion, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT
1993   Group Exhibition, Rosa Esman Gallery, New York, NY
1993   Regarding Masculinity, Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA
1993   Table Top Sculpture I, Andre Emmerich Gallery, New York, NY
1993   Dill, Dickson, Ann Jaffe Gallery, Miami, FL (solo)
1993   Arthur Roger Gallery, New Orleans, LA (solo)
1993   Sandler-Hudson Gallery, Atlanta, GA (solo)
1993   Frumkin/Adams Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1993   Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA (solo)
1992   Queens Museum, New York, NY (solo)
1992   Sandler-Hudson Gallery, Atlanta, GA (solo)
1992   FASHION, Trenkmann Gallery, New York, NY
1992   The Word-Image in Contemporary Art, Kean College, Union, NJ
1992   WAR, Trenkmann Gallery, New York, NY
1992   Sense and Sensibility, Solo Press, New York, NY
1991   Bronze, Frumkin/Adams Gallery, New York, NY
1991   Burning in Hell, Franklin Furnace, New York, NY
1991   Stark Contrast, Trenkmann Gallery, New York, NY
1991   Gracie Mansion Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1990   Small Works-Cast Iron, Sculpture Center, New York, NY
1990   Life Before Art: Images From the Age of AIDS, Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY
1990   Landscape/Mindscape, Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY
1989   Collector’s Choice, Center for the Visual Arts, Vero Beach, FL
1988   Embodiments, Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, VT
1988   Seeing the Figure, Midtown Galleries, New York, NY
1987   Don’t Knock the Wood, Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1987   The Human Form, The Spiritual Vision, Alexander Wood Gallery, New York, NY
1987   The Third Inaugural Exhibition, Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY
1987   G.H. Dalsheimer Gallery, Baltimore, MD (solo)
1987   Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
1986   Traps: Elements of Psychic Seduction, Carlo Lamagna Gallery, New York, NY
1986   New Work/New York, Helander Gallery, Palm Beach, FL
1986   Perfect, Paulo Salvador Gallery, New York, NY
1986   Two Person Show, De Facto Salon, New York, NY
1985   Galerie Taub, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
1983   55 Mercer Street Gallery, New York, NY (solo)
  Memorial Art Museum, Rochester, NY
  Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA
  The Contemporary Museum, Honolulu, HI
  Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
  High Museum, Atlanta, GA
  Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
  Yale University Art Museum, New Haven, CT
  Zaner Corporation, Rochester, NY
  Spencer Museum, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
  Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Sydney and Frances Lewis Collection, Richmond, VA
  Joslyn Art Museum, Omaha, NE
  Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art and Design, Kansas City, MO
  Library of Congress, Washington, DC
  Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
  Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA
  Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, NY
  Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
  Oberlin College, Oberlin, OH
  Orlando Museum of Art, Orlando, FL
  Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
  Achenbach Foundation, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum, San Francisco, CA
  American Embassy, Geneva, Switzerland
  Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
  Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
  Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
  Cornell University, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
  Elvehjem Museum of Art, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI
  Florida International University, Miami, FL
  Greenville County Museum of Art, SC
  High Museum, Atlanta, GA