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            EDUCATION

                        Parsons School of Design, New York, NY

                                    MFA 1991 – Painting

                        Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY

                                    BS 1988 – Fine Art, English

 

            RELATED STUDY

                        Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

                                   August, 1996 – Painting Residency

                        Studio Art Center International, Florence, Italy

                                    Summer, 1987 – Art History, Italian

                        Chatauqua Institute, Chatauqua, NY

                                    Summer 1986 – Painting

                        Apprentice for Stuart Nielson, Artist, Minneapolis, MN

                                    Summer 1985

                        Andover Summer Session, Andover MA

                                    Summer 1982 – Fine Arts Program

 

            TEACHING

                        Western Connecticut State University, Adjunct Faculty,  Danbury, CT

                                    Painting, Drawing,   2013- present

                         Skidmore College Summer Art Program, Saratoga Springs, NY

                                    Painting,  July 2000, 2001, 2007 - 2014

                                    Drawing, July 2002 - 2005

                                    Color, July 2006 - 2012

                          Springfield College, Adjunct Faculty, Springfield, MA

                                    Painting,  Fall 2004, Spring  2005

                         Skidmore College Summer Six Art  Program, Saratoga Springs, NY

                                    Teaching Assistant, Drawing and Painting, July 1999

 

              ARTICLES


                        “David Bradford’s recent paintings at Chelsea Gallery”

                                    Allison Martin, Examiner.com,   Feb 2013

                        “Faculty Shows Unique Events”, Gloria Russel

                                    The Springfield Republican, Jan 30, 2005

                         “Oxbow Gallery: A New Addition to Noho Scene”,  Greg Morell

                                    The Greenfield Recorder, April 15, 2004

 

                AWARDS /COMMISSIONS

                        Mural Commission, Three Rivers Community College,  Norwich, CT

                                    November, 2009

                        Periclean Society Award for Outstanding Work in Major Area (Painting)

                                    Skidmore College, 1988

                        Second Prize, Douglas C. Hardy Memorial Award in Textile Design

                                    Skidmore College, 1985

 

          LECTURES

                         Guest Lecturer, Deep Springs College, Deep Springs, CA,  Oct 2010

                         Guest Lecturer,  Rider University, Trenton, NJ, Nov 1997,    

                                  “Invention vs. Imitation in Painting” 

                                    

 

                  EXHIBITS

                        Solo Exhibit, “Recent Paintings”, Bowery Gallery, New York, Feb 2016

                        Group Show, "Day In Day Out", Flinn Gallery, Greenwich Public Library,

                                      Greenwich, CT, Oct 2013

                        Solo Exhibit, "Recent Paintings, Bowery Gallery, New York,  Feb 2013

                        Solo Exhibit, "Recent Paintings", Oxbow Gallery, Northampton, MA,  March, 2012

                        Solo Exhibit, "Recent Paintings", The White Plains Public Library Gallery

                                      White Plains, NY   Curator: Kathleen Masterson,  Oct 2010 - Jan 2011

                         "Eight Views",  Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, CT

                                     April, 2010

                         Solo Exhibit, Bowery Gallery, New York, May, 2010

                        "Pages", Group Exhibit, Bowery Gallery, New York, 2010

                         Solo Exhibit, Oxbow Gallery, Northampton MA, November 2009

                         Group Show, "Painting as Presence", Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT

                                    May - June, 2008,   William Bailey, Juror                                               

                         Group Show, Tang Teaching Museum, Skidmore College, May 2008

                         Solo Exhibit, Bowery Gallery, New York, NY, May/June 2007 

                         Solo Exhibit, Oxbow Gallery, Northampton MA, Oct 2006

                         Group Show, “Particular Places” , Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT

                                    May –June 2006,  Bernard Chaet, Juror   

                         Group Show, “Drawings” Oxbow Gallery, Northampton, MA Sept-Oct 2005   

                         Group Show,  “Spiritus Humanis”, Springfield College, Springfield, MA,  Feb 2005                                                                     

                        Solo Exhibit, Oxbow Gallery, Northampton, MA, April 25-May 15, 2004

                        Solo Exhibit, Bowery Gallery, New York, NY, Nov 2003

                        Group Show, “Structure and Situation”, California State Polytechnical Institute,

                                   Pomoma, CA, Sept-Oct, 2002

                        Group Show, “Bowery Gallery Artists”, MCS Gallery, Easton, PA,  Aug-Sept 2002                                     

                        Group Show, “5 Painters”, Bowery Gallery, New York, January 3-26, 2002

                        Group Show, “Something Old, Something New”  Schick Art Gallery, 

                                   Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, May – July, 2001

                        Group Show, Umass Waugh Arboretum Calendar Exhibit, Student Union Gallery,

                                   UMass Amherst, Amherst, MA, Oct  2001

                        Solo Exhibit, Ansonia Window Show, New York, Feb-April, 2000

                        Solo Exhibit, Ansonia Window Show, New York, Nov-Dec 1997

                        Solo Exhibit, 55 Mercer Gallery, New York, May, 1997

                        Art Initiatives Salon Show, New York, Fall, 1995