Susanna Coffey Catalogue
Susanna Coffey
Group Exhibitions
1982
"M.F.A. Thesis Show," Yale School of Art. New Haven, Connecticut. 
 
"The Figure Today," The Slater Memorial Museum. Norwich, Connecticut. 
 
"Two Alumni," Atrium Gallery, University of Connecticut. Storrs, Connecticut. 
 
1984
"Unseen," ARC Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Artists Call," Deson Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Pilson Artists," Sven Parson Gallery. DeKalb, Illinois. 
 
1985
"Nocturne," The Payne Art Center. Oshkosh, Wisconsin. 
 
The Burpee Musuem. Rockford, Illinois. 
 
"S.A.I.C. Faculty Show," The School of the Art Institute Gallery, Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"The Shadow Show," N.A.M.E. Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Aspects of the Figure," J. Rosenthal Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
1986
"Self Portraits," ARC Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Showing Off," State of Illinois Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Black & White," Contemporary Arts Workshop. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
1987
"Susanna Coffey, Dan Gustin," University of Indiana Fine Arts Center. Bloomington, Indiana. 
 
"Big People," University of Indiana. Gary, Indiana. 
 
"Three Artists," J. Rosenthal Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
1988
"Self Portraits," School of the Art Institute Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Six Painters," Sazama-Brauer Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"2x2," School of the Art Institute Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
1989
"Portraits, Landscapes," Beacon Street Gallery, Uptown Hull House. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Drawings," Central Washington State College. Ellensbury, Washington. 
 
"Yale/Chicago," Gallery Vienna. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Gallery Artists," Sazama Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
1990
"Midwest Drawing Invitational," University of Indiana Gallery. Bloomington, Indiana. 
 
"Chicago Artists Abroad," The Cultural Center of the Chicago Public Library. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"3 Artists from Chicago," Art Gallery of Kent State. Kent, Ohio. 
 
"Soul Survivors," Beacon Street Gallery at Uptown Hull House. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Christmas Invitational Show," Bowery Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
1991
"Spirited Visions," State of Illinois Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
1992
"In Your Face," A/C Project Room. New York, New York. 
 
"Faculty Sabbatical Show," Betty Rymer Gallery, School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Susanna Coffey, Susan Lichtman," 55 Mercer Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
Courtland Jessup Gallery. Provincetown, Massachusetts. 
 
1993
"A Reinvention of Classicism," Rockford Art Museum. Rockford, Illinois. 
 
"Bodily," Penine Hart Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"The Family," Cincinnati Arts Consortium. Cincinnati, Ohio. 
 
"Issues of Identity," MMC Gallery, Marrymount Manhattan College. New York, New York. 
 
"The Figure, New York 93," 55 Mercer Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Summer Show," Sazama Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Preview Show," The Painting Center. New York, New York. 
 
"Open Studios," The Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation. New York, New York. 
 
"Songs of Retribution," Richard Anderson Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
Art Expo. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
1994
"Art Expo," Represented by Sazama Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Something in Common," Artemesia Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"AIDS Awareness," Lennon Weinberg Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture," American Academy of Arts and Letters. New York, New York. 
 
"Self Portrayal," Mary Porter Sesnon Art Gallery, University of California. Santa Cruz, California. 
 
"By Special Request," Hera Gallery. Wakefield, Rhode Island. 
 
1995
"Inside Out," The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art. Ridgefield, Connecticut. 
 
"Statewide Survey," The Rockford Museum. Rockford, Illinois. 
 
"47th Annual American Academy Purchase Exhibition," The American Academy of Arts and Letters. New York, New York. 
 
"Image and Eye," The New York Studio School. New York, New York. 
 
"Art Expo," Represented by Alpha Gallery and Gateria Alejandro Sales. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Self Portraits," Lyons-Weir Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
1996
"48th Annual Attterican Academy Purchase Exhibition," The American Academy of Arts and Letters. New York, New York. 
 
"Selections from the Permanent Collection: Chuck Close, Susanna Coffey, Willem de Kooning, Alberto Giacommetti, Eva Hesse, John McCracken, Robert Rauschenberg," The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Figurative Impulses; Nicholas Africano, Susanna Coffey and Kerry Jarnes Marshall," Evanston Art Center. Evanstan, Illinois. 
 
"Christmas Show," Alpha Gallery. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
"Group Show," Bangs Street Gallery. Provincetown, Massachusetts. 
 
1997
"La Tradicion," Exit Art. New York, New York. March 22-April 26, 1997. 
 
"About Face," Rosenbeg & Kaufman Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"HAIRDO," The Work Space. New York, New York. 
 
"Eleven Faces," The Painting Center. New York, New York. 
 
1998
Sala Pelaires. Palma de Mayorca, Spain. 
 
"Body Double," Winston Wachter Fine Art. New York, New York. 
 
"Recent American Portraits," Boston University Gallery. Boston, Massachusetts. 
 
"La Visions de L'esprit: David Armstrong, Susanna Coffey, David Schachter," Bangs Street Gallery. Provincetown, Massachusetts. 
 
"Susanna Coffey and Richard Lewis Portraits," Suzanne Hilbury Gallery. Birmingham, Michigan. 
 
"Eyes Mind," Kendell Art and Design. Hudson, New York. 
 
"little," Jeffrey Coploff Fine Arts. New York, New York. 
 
1999
"Selections from The Davidson Collection," The Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Susanna Coffey, Caroline Thompson," Bangs Street Gallery. Provincetown, Massachusetts. 
 
Art Miami '99. Sala Pelaires. Palma de Mayorca, Spain. 
 
"Self Portraits," The Elaine L Jacobs Gallery. Detroit, Michigan. 
 
2000
"Reconfigured," Pace University Gallery. Pleasantville, New York. 
 
"Exquisite Corpse," Printworks Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Jose Cobo and Susanna Coffey," Maya Polsky Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Kwangju Biennial," Kwangju, Korea. 
 
"The End," Exit Art. New York, New York. January 29-April 29, 2000. 
 
"Women's View, Two Generations of Women Artists From New York," Haverford College. Haverford, Pennsylvania. January, 2000. 
 
"Go Figure, Another Side of Modernism. The human figure in painting from 1950 to the present," Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art. Staten Island, New York. 
 
Art Miami '00. Sala Pelaires. Palma de Mayorca, Spain. 
 
"The Likeness of Being," D.C. Moore Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Reconfiguring the Heroic," Artemisia Gallery. Chicago, Chicago. 
 
2001
"Prints from the Vermont Studio Center Press," The Robert Hull Fleming Museum. Burlington, Vermont. June 30-August 25, 2001. 
 
"Yale University School of Art Alumni Exhibition," Yale University School of Art. New Haven, Connecticut. 
 
"Faculty Sabbatical Exhibition," The Betty Rymer Gallery, School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Power of the Seen: Twelve Painters Work from Life," The Painting Center. New York, New York. 
 
"Celebrating 75 Years: Pulling Prints: Modern and Contemporary Works from the Collection," Williams College Museum of Art. Williamstown, Massachusetts. 
 
"Identities: Contemporary Portraiture," New Jersey Center for Visual Arts. Summit, New Jersey. 
 
"Tres Realistas," Sala Pelaires. Palma de Mayorca, Spain. 
 
"18-Year Retrospective," Beacon Street Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
Art Miami '01. Sala Pelaires. Palma de Mayorca, Spain. 
 
2002
"Proximity," The Work Space. New York, New York. 
 
"Reactions," Exit Art. New York, New York. January 19-April 20, 2002. 
 
"The Sharp Foundation Show," Ace Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"To Kiss the Spirits, an Artists Homage to Hollis Sigler," Artemisia Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"Artists to Artists: A Decade of the Space Foundation," The Marie Walsh Sharpe Arts Foundation. New York, New York. May 17-June 1, 2002. 
 
"Revisiting Modernism," The Painting Center. New York, New York. 
 
"25th Anniversary," Beacon Street Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
2002-2003
"Challenging Tradition: Women of the Academy, 1826-2003," The National Academy of Design. New York, New York. June 28, 2002-January 4, 2003. 
 
"Edwin W. Dickinson: Dreams and Realities," Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. September 21, 2002-January 12, 2003. 
 
2002-2004
"Les Fables de La Fontaine," Centre pour l'Art et la Culture Gallery. Aix-en-Provence, France. 
Temple University Gallery. Rome, Italy. November 2002.
The Jacob Lawrence Gallery, University of Washington. Seattle, Washington. May 2003.
The Meyerhoff Gallery. Baltimore, Maryland. January 2004. 
 
2003
"178th Members Show," The National Academy of Design. New York, New York. May 2-June 15, 2003. 
 
"Hothouse, Contemporary Floras," The New York Academy of Science. New York, New York. 
 
"Art Chicago," Maya Polsky Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. May 2003. 
 
"The Face of Courage," 323 West Gallery. New York, New York. 
 
"Sulcada Serves," Track House Gallery. Oak Park, Illinois. 
 
2004
"Here's Lookin' at You! Portraits by Illinois Artists Past and Present," Illinois State Museum. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"The Stray Show," Chicago, Illinois. 
Track House Gallery. Oak Park, Illinois. 
 
"Movin," Track House Gallery. Oak Park, Illinois. 
 
2005
"About Faces: Portraits Past and Present," Staten Island Museum. New York, New York. October-November 2005. 
 
"Designo: The 180th Annual Exhibition," The National Academy Museum. New York, New York. May 25-July 3, 2005. 
 
"10th Anniversary Show," Peligro Gallery. New Orleans, Louisiana. 
 
"About Paint," Westport Art Center. Westport, Connecticut. 
 
"Loose Cannon," RKL Gallery. Brooklyn, New York. 
 
"…Never Done Works by Women Artists from the Puzzouli Miller Collection," The Huntington Museum of Art. Huntington West, Virginia. 
 
2005-2006
"Looking at Herself," Chauncey Stillman Gallery, Lyme Academy Art Gallery. Old Lyme, Connecticut. December 9, 2005–March 4, 2006. 
 
2006
"Mirror Image," Islip Art Museum. East Islip, New York. 
 
Cyr, Annette, curator.  "Secretive," Wheeler Gallery. Providence, Rhode Island. February 16-March 8, 2006. 
 
"Wild Women," 55 Mercer Gallery. New York, New York. April 25-May 20, 2006. 
 
"Apres Nous, Les Deluge," Frances M. Nauman Gallery. New York, New York. November 8-December 22, 2006. 
 
"Slowness," Heaven Gallery. Chicago, Illinois. June 2-24, 2006. 
 
"13th Anniversary Show," The Painting Center. New York, New York. March 28-April 22, 2006. 
 
"Visual Arts in Greece," The National Museum of Contemporary Arts. Thessaloniki, Greece. September 8-November 9, 2006. 
 
2006-2007
"Outwin Boochever Portrait Competition," Smithsonian, National Portrait Gallery. Washington D.C. July 1, 2006-February 19, 2007. 
 
2007
Shatter, Susan, curator.  "Fluid Fields," The Painting Center. New York, New York. February 27-March 24, 2007. 
 
"Faces," Contemporary Gallery. Hudson, New York. 
 
"Recent Acquisitions," The Indianapolis Museum of Art. Indianapolis, Indiana. 
 
2008
"Singular," Luxe Gallery. New York, New York. January 16-February 10, 2008. 
 
"Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts," American Academy of Arts and Letters. New York, New York. March 4-April 6, 2008. 
 
"The Figure Revealed: Contemporary American Figurative Paintings and Drawings," Kalamazoo Institute of Arts. Kalamazoo, Michigan. May 3-June 29, 2008. 
 
"Unveiled: New Acquisitions from the Museum’s Collection," The Akron Museum of Art. Akron, Ohio. August 30-November 30, 2008. 
 
"Never Has She Ever...," Mason Gross Galleries, Rutgers University. New Brunswick, New Jersey. October 14-31, 2008. 
 
Cohen, Hallie, curator.  "Self Reflection: The True Mirror," Philoctetes Center. New York, New York. March 1-April 16, 2008. 
 
Bey, Dawoud, curator.  "An Artist Selects: Portraits from the Collection of the Weatherspoon Art Museum," Weatherspoon Art Museum. Greensboro, North Carolina. Opened August 28, 2008. 
 
2008-2009
"As Others See Us: The Contemporary Portrait," Brattleboro Museum and Art Center. Brattleboro, Vermont. November 23, 2008-February 22, 2009. 
 
2009
Florence Biennale. Florence, Italy. December 5-13, 2009. 
 
Jacobs, Mary Jane, curator.  "Partisan," Art Chicago. Chicago, Illinois. May 1-4, 2009. 
 
"2191 Days and Counting, Benefit for Iraq Veterans Against the War (IVAW)," Powerhouse Arena. Brooklyn, New York. March 5-22, 2009. 
 
"The 184th Annual Exhibition," The National Academy Museum. New York, New York. April 16-June 10, 2009. 
 
"Reconfiguring the Body in American Art 1820-2009," National Academy Museum. New York, New York. July 8-November 15, 2009. 
 
2010
"Painting Here in Chicago," Western Exhibitions. Chicago, Illinois. 
 
"This World, Other World," Firehouse Gallery. Burlington, Vermont. 
 
2010-2011
"Pavers," Schroeder Romero & Shredder. New York, New York. November 18, 2010-January 22, 2011. 
 
2011
"The Artist Revealed: A Panorama of Great Artist Portraits," National Academy Museum & School. New York, New York. September 16-December 31, 2011. 
 
2012
"Heads," Lori Bookstein Fine Art. New York, New York. January 19-February 18, 2012. 
 
"From Life," steven harvey fine art projects. New York, New York, 11/14-12/23. 
 
2013
"The Annual: 2013," National Academy Museum. Jan. 31 - May 5. 
 
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