MARGARET LEVESON
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SUMMARY RESUME - 2013

 

Background

  • Honors B. A. in Fine Arts, University of Toronto, Canada, 1963
  • Assistant Curator, Vancouver Art Gallery, B. C. 1963-65
  • Brooklyn Museum Art School, N. Y. C., 1968-69
  • Art Students League, N. Y. C., 1969
  • New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture, 1970-71
  • Master of Fine Arts, Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, N. Y., 1977
  • Docent, Brooklyn Museum, 1983-86

Selected Exhibitions
  • Work of Art Gallery: 2 Person Show, N. Y. C., 1979
  • Blue Mountain Gallery: One Person Shows, 1983, 1988, 1991, 1995, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2006
  • Erpf Catskill Cultural Center Gallery: 3 Person Show, Arkville, N. Y., 1980
  • Ammo Gallery: 'The Catskills' Exhibition, N. Y. C., 1986
  • Contemporary Images: 6 @ 1, presented by Prudential and the Mendik Co., N. Y. C., 1986
  • Christie's Benefit Auction for Talbot Perkins Children's Services, 1989; 1990
  • National Academy of Design, 1992
  • Zone One Contemporary Gallery: Group Show, Ashville, N. C., 1996, 1997
  • Wayne Art Center, Wayne Pennsylvania, Group Exhibition, 1997
  • Allegory Show; Traveling Exhibition: W. Va. Wesleyan College; West Carolina University, 1997
  • Texas National Juried Exhibition, 1998 BCUE Gallery, Prospect Park: One Person Show, April-May, 1998
  • Bradshaw House Gallery, Birmingham, Alabama: Two Person Show, May-June, 1998
  • Erpf Catskill Cultural Center Gallery: Flowers and Flower Gardens, Juried Exhibition, 1999
  • Brooklyn College Juried Exhibition: ‘Bridges of Brooklyn’, 2001
  • Catskills Rural AIDS Service Exhibition and Sale: ‘Light for Life’, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006
  • Café on Main Street: One Person Show, 2004, 2006
  • Blue Mountain Gallery: Word and Image, 2005
  • Saratoga County Arts Council Exhibition: Saratoga Inside Out, 2005
  • Enderlin Gallery, Roxbury, NY: Landscape Paintings, 2005, 2006
  • Prince Street Gallery, Philip Pearlstein Selects, Juried Exhibition, 2007
  • Erpf Catskill Cultural Center Gallery: Catskill Botanicals, Feb. 24-April 28, 2007
  • Erpf Catskill Cultural Center Gallery: One Person Show, 2008
  • Roxbury Arts Group: Catskill Artists - Fresh and Local, 2007, 2008
  • Roxbury Arts Group: Whet Paint, 2007-2011
  • Galerie Mani, Berlin: Group Show, 2009
  • Walt Meade Gallery, Roxbury, NY: Group Show, 2009
  • Longyear Gallery: Group Shows, 2007-2012
  • Longyear Gallery: Two-Person Show, July, 2009
  • Blue Mountain Gallery: Solo Exhibition, Artists' Places, November, 2009
  • Dry Whet Paint Exhibit, Roxbury Arts Group, September, 2009
  • Middletown Historical Society Exhibition, 2009, 2010
  • Benefit Exhibition for Hurricane Irene, 2011
  • Benefit Exhibitions for Catskill Va;lley Scenic Byway Initiative, 2012
  • Solo Show, Plein Air Paintings, Longyear Gallery, 2012
  • Route 30 Project, Margaretville, NY, Harvard, NY, Hancock, NY, 2012
  • Roxbury Arts Group: Postcard Show, 2012-2013
  • Blue Mountain Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Reflections on Windows: 2013

Juries

  • Judge, Art Exhibition, Greater New York Orchid Show, 1994-97
  • Juror, Roxbury Arts Group Regional Art Show, 1997

Publications and Reviews

  • Pastel reproduced, back cover Readers Digest, January, 1996
  • Work reproduced in New American Paintings, vol. 10, June, 1997
  • Review in Kingston Freeman of “Bovina Garden” 4/16/99
  • “Bovina Garden” selected for use in Martin Scorcese film You Can Count On Me (1999-2000)
  • "Yellow Field No. 1" included in American Artists Series Cards, 1999
  • Artezine, #9, 2003, review of solo show at Blue Mt. Gallery, 2003
  • Catskill Center News: Margaret Leveson Paints the Pakatakan Art Colony, April, 2008
  • Catskill Mountain News article: August 6, 2008
  • Ulster Publishers Almanac, August 14, 2008
  • The Walton Reporter, August 6, 2008

Teaching

  • Artist in residence, Sunnyside, Hudson River Artists Weekend, 1997-2007
  • Project Arts Teaching Residency, P. S. 193, Brooklyn, N.Y., 1998 - 2002
  • Greater N.Y. Girl Scout Council Teaching Residency, 2001-2007
  • Garfield Temple, Brooklyn, NY – after school program 2002 – 2003

Represented By

  • Blue Mountain Gallery
  • Longyear Gallery

Website

  • www.margaretleveson.com
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