Timeline

1955
Born in Romania
Works and lives in New York

EDUCATION:
MFA, Hunter College, New York, NY, 1982-84
School of Visual Arts, New York, NY, 1978-1980
BFA, Bezalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem, 1973-77

Exhibitions

2006
Galeria Joan Prats, Barcelona (upcoming:Nov) (solo)
2006
Emily Davis Gallery, Meyers School of Art, University of Akron, OH, “Intersections”
2005
Jacob Karpio Galeria, San Jose, Costa Rica (solo)
2005
Baumgartner Gallery, New York, NY, 25 Years selected solo exhibitions, 1979-2004
2004
The Tang Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, “About Painting”
2004
Chelsea Art Museum, New York, NY, “Surface Tension,” curated by Manon Slome
2004
Dorsky Gallery, New York, NY, “Watercolor World,” Curatorial Programs, curated by Miranda McClintic
2004
Michael Steinberg Fine Art, New York
2003
Before And After Science, Marella Arte Contemporanea, Milano
2003
Marella Arte Contemporanea, Milan, Italy, “Before And After Science”
2003
Red Dot Gallery, New York, NY, “Abstract Per Se,” curated by Max Henry
2002
Mead Art Museum and University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, “The Belles of Amherst”
2002
Officina America/American Atelier, Galleria d’Arte Moderna-instuzione del Commne di Bologna (curated by Renato Barilli)
2001
Bondo: From Process to Picture, Diana Cooper, Ja, I-Space, University of Urbana-Champaign Chicago, IL, USA
2001
Pop Mechanics, Susquehanna Art Museum Harrisburg, PA, USA
2001
Marella Arte Contemporanea Milan, Italy
2000
Von Lintel & Nusser, New York
2000
From Albers to Paik: Works from the Daimler Chysler Collection, Stiftung für konstruktive und konkrete Kunst Zürich, Switzerland
2000
Reconstructions: The Imprint of Nature/ The Impact of Science, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College New York, NY
2000
Galerie Von Lintel & Nusser Munich, Germany
2000
Universal Abstraction 2000, Jan Weiner Gallery Kansas City
1999
Stedelijk Museum voor Actuële Kunst Gent
1999
Geometrie als Gestalt. Strukturen der modernen Kunst von Albers bis Paik / Sammlung DaimlerChrysler, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Neue Nationalgalerie Berlin, Germany
1999
One by One: Painting vs. Drawing, Galerie Von Lintel & Nusser Munich, Germany
1999
Galore: The Continuous Painting Wall, Birmingham Museum of Art Birmingham, AL
1998
45th Biennial Exhibition: The Corcoran Collects, The Corcoran Gallery of Art Washington, DC
1998
Decorative Strategies, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College Annandale-on-Hudson, NY
1998
From Here to Eternity: Painting in 1998, Max Protech New York, NY
1997
Galerie des Archives Paris, France
1996
Galerie Nächst St. Stephan Vienna, Austria
1995–1996
survey traveling exhibition Buffalo, NY; Hamilton, Ontario; Guelph, Ontario
1995
TRANSATLANTICA: American, European and Latin American Abstraction, Museo Alejandro Otero, Caracas, Venezuela
1995
Mesotica, American/Latin American Abstraction, Museum of Contemporary Art San Jose Cosa Rica
1995
L.A. Louver Los Angeles, CA
1994
Marc Jancou Gallery London, England
1994
Galerie des Archives Paris, France
1992
Galerie des Archives Paris, France
1992
Tom Cugliani Gallery New York, NY
1991
42nd Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C.
1990
Tom Cugliani Gallery New York, NY
1989
Tom Cugliani Gallery New York, NY
1989
Galerie Barbara Farber Amsterdam, Netherlan
1988
Carl Solway Gallery Cincinnati, OH
1987
Luhring, Augustine & Hodes Gallery New York, NY
1987
Galerie Barbara Farber Amsterdam, Netherlands
1986
Luhring, Augustine & Hodes Gallery New York, NY
1986
Dart Gallery Chicago, IL
1985
Virtual Garrison Gallery New York, NY

Literature

2005
Art in America, “Lydia Dona at Michael Steinberg,” S. Maine, March
2005
ARTnews, “Lydia Dona, Michael Steinberg Fine Art,” R. Morgan, February
2004
Time Out New York, “Don’t Miss: Lydia Dona, New York Confidential Painting, Michael Steinberg Fine Art,” November 4-11
2004
Artforum.com, “Lydia Dona at Michael Steinberg Fine Art,” J. Reed, October
2004
Gay City News, “Synthetic and Natural,” F. Holiday, October
2002
D. Ryan, Talking Painting; Dialogues with Twelve Contemporary Abstract Painters. Taylor and Francis Books, London, U.S.A., Canada.
2001
A.D’Souza, Lydia Dona at Von Lintel & Nusser, in: Art in America, February 2001.
2000
H. Loreck, Techno-urbane Korper: Lydia Donas Malerei, in: Frame, July/August 2000
1999
D. Moos, According to What: On Abstract Painting Circa 1999, in: Art Papers, May/June 1999
1998
C. Buci-Glucksman, Vers une Nouvelle Post-Abstraction, in: Parachute, September 1998
R. Rubinstein, Nine Lives of Painting, in: Art in America, September 1998
1994
R. Rubinstein, New Abstraction, Interview, in: Art in America, October 1994
1993
D. Pagel, Lydia Dona at Tom Cugliani Gallery, in Artforum, March 1993
1991
D. Pagel, Lydia Dona, in: Ex. Cat. 42nd Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary American Painting, Corcoran Gallery, 1991
R. Denson, Rupturing the Modernist Gland, Lydia Dona’s Abstract Erosions, in: Artscribe, January/February 1991
1989
M. Damianovic, Paradox View, in: Arts Magazine, December 1989