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Donald Sultan
Biography
1951
Born, Asheville, North Carolina.
1973
BFA, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.
1975
MFA, School of the Art Institute, Chicago.
1978
Creative Artists Public Service Grant, New York.
1980
State National Endowment for the Arts.
1982
Lecture: University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, “Visiting Artist Lecture Series,” November 1982. Lecture: Montclair State College, New Jersey, “Art Forum Lecture Series,” December 1982.
1985
Lecture: East Carolina University, North Carolina, “Visiting Artist Series,” 1985.
1986
Lecture: Georgia State College, Atlanta, "Visiting Artist Series", January 1986.
Lecture: Glassell School of Arts, The Museum of Fine arts, Houston, "Visiting Artists Series", February 1986.
Lecture: Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, "Seminars with Artists Program", March 1986.
Lecture: Harvard University, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, Cambridge, MA, May 1986.
Lecture: School of the Art Institute of Chicago, "Visiting Artists Program", May 1986.
Lecture: Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, "Nancy Dickenson Visiting Artist Series", November 1986.
1987
Lecture: Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago (Gallery talk in conjunction with exhibition “Donald Sultan”) September 1987.
1988
Lecture: Lecture: Museum of Modern Art, NY, in conjunction with print exhibition “Donald Sultan’s Black Lemons,” May 1988.
1989
Lecture: Greenberg Gallery, St Louis, Missouri, "Group Lecture Series 1989-90", Sultan; September 1989.
Lecture: Meadows School of Arts, SMU, "In Celebration of Rauschenberg "Images: Between Art and Life", October 4 1989.
Lecture: Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, DC, "Recent Works Residence Assistants Program", December 1989.
1992
Lecture: Butler Institute of American Art, December 1992.
1993
Lecture: Museum of Fine Arts. Houston, Texas, June 1993.
Lecture: School of Visual Arts, New York, New York, October 1993.
Lecture: New York University, New York, New York "NYU/Art Department Artist Lecture Series", October 1993.
Lecture: Metropolitan Museum of Art, "What is American Style?" November 1993.
1994
Lecture: Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery. Lincoln, Nebraska (in conjunction with the exhibition "Donald Sultan: A Print Retrospective) February 1994.
Lecture: Detroit Institute of Arts, Michigan, October 1994.
1995
Lecture: Corcoran Museum of Art, Washington, DC, April 1995.
1996
Lecture: Orlando Museum of Art, Florida, May 20, 1996.
Lecture: Viridian Gallery. New York, New York, presented by George Plimpton and The Paris Review, October 24, 1996.
1997
Lecture: North Carolina Museum of Art. Raleigh, North Carolina, Endowment Lecture, November 16, 1997.
1998
Lecture: Long Island University, Southampton College, Master Workshop, August 10, 1998.
1999
Public Commission: "Absolut Sultan," ad for Absolut Vodka.
2000
'Doctor of Arts'. Corcoran Museum of Art, Washington D.C.
Public Commission: "Art'otel Budapest by Donald Sultan," in conjunction with Park Plaza Worldwide.
Lecture: in conjunction with being the juror at the Texas National 2001, and exhibition "Donald Sultan: Recent Works," Stephen F. Austin University, Nacogdoches, Texas, April 6.

Commencement Speech 2000, Keynote Speaker & Honorary Doctorate Recipient, The Corcoran College of Art & Design, Washington, D.C., May 13.

Lecture: in conjunction with "Donald Sultan: In the Still Life Tradition," and also part of the "Art Forum Function Series," The Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., May 23.

Lecture: part of "Round Table Lectures," Pollock-Krasner House, East Hampton, New York, August 27.

Lecture: in conjunction with traveling exhibition "Donald Sultan: In the Still Life Tradition," Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri, September 17.

Lecture: New York Studio School, New York, New York, October 24.

2001
Lecture: in conjunction with traveling exhibition "Donald Sultan: In the Still Life Tradition," Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, Florida, March 31.

Lecture: in conjunction with traveling exhibition "Donald Sultan: In the Still Life Tradition," Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art, Scottsdale, Arizona, June 28.

Lecture: In conjunction with exhibition "Smoke Rings" University of Michigan Gallery of Art, Ann Arbor, Michigan, September 20.

Lecture: Part of artist lecture series, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, December 10.

2002
Awarded an honorary doctorate degree from the New York Academy of Art, New York.
Lecture: Part of "Art a la Carte" artist lecture series, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, California, February 21.

Commencement Speech, Keynote Speaker & Honorary Doctorate Recipient, New York Academy of Art, New York, New York, May 22.

Lecture: d.u.m.b.o. (kicking off artist lecture series) Artscenter, Brooklyn, October 17.

2003
Lecture: "Meet the Artist: Donald Sultan," Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. May 19.

Lecture: Museum of Contemporary Art, Helsinki, Finland, October 10.

2004
Lecture: "Donald Sultan: The Relationship Between Paintings and Prints," Singapore Tyler Print Institute Gallery, Singapore, March 6.
2005
Lecture: Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, New York, July 14.
2007
Awarded an Honorary Doctorate Degree from the University of North Carolina, Asheville.
Lecture: University of North Carolina, Asheville, North Carolina, May.
2009
Donald Sultan: Artist Talk. Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth. Fort Worth, Texas, March 24.
2010
Awarded the North Carolina Award, the highest award a state can bestow upon a civilian.
2011
Lifetime Achievement Award, The Houston Fine Art Fair, September 15.
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