SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2015Bowery Gallery, New York, NY
    • Wright State University, Dayton, OH
  • 2012The Taft School, Watertown, CT. "Paintings and Drawings"
  • 2011Augusta State University, Augusta, GA. "Paintings and Drawings"
    • Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH. "Works on Paper"
    • Washington Studio School, Washington D.C. "Drawings"
    • Bowery Gallery, New York, NY. "Recent Paintings"
  • 2010Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • 2006Bowery Gallery, New York, NY
  • 2005American University, Washington DC
  • 2003Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH
  • 2002Bowery Gallery, New York, NY. "Drawings"
  • 2001Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA
  • 1998Bowery Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1997List Gallery, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
  • 1994Bowery Gallery, New York, NY
  • 1992Virginia Tech Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA
    • Franz Bader Gallery, Washington DC
  • 1991Franz Bader Gallery, Washington DC
  • 1990Hood Museum, Dartmouth College, Hanover NH. "Works on Paper"
    • Hobart College, Geneva, NY
  • 1988Bowery Gallery, New York, NY
    • Patrick King Contemporary Art, Indianapolis, IN

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2014Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. "Martha Armstrong and Deborah Kahn: Recent Work"
  • 2012Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA. "Thick Paint"
  • 2010Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
    • Gallery 447, Cambridge, MD. "Six Washington Painters"
    • Toyota Municipal Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan. "Art on Paper"
    • Les Yeux de Monde, Charlottesville, Virginia. "Eyes Wide Open"
    • Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA. "Dale Emmet, Deborah Kahn, Susan Walp"
  • 2009Pennsylvania College of Art and Design, Lancaster, PA. Lohin Geduld Drawing Atlas Exhibition
    • The Painting Center, New York, NY. "Five Figurative Artists"
    • Toyota Municipal Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan. "Toyota Municipal Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan"
  • 2008The New York Studio School. "Silent Auction"
    • Chautauqua Gallery, Chautauqua New York. "Faculty Exhibition"
  • 2007Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA. "Deborah Kahn and Esme Thompson"
    • The New York Studio School, New York, New York. "Silent Auction"
    • Toyota Municipal Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan. "Art on Paper"
    • Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO
    • Toyota Municipal Art Museum, Nagoya, Japan. "Art on Paper 2007"
    • Osunna Gallery, Bethesda, MD. "Women in the Arts"
  • 2005Washington Design Center, Hemphill Gallery, Washington, DC
    • Andrews Gallery, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
    • The New York Studio School, New York, NY
  • 2003Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA. "Deborah Kahn and Katherine Porter"
    • Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, CT. "Joseph Byrne, Deborah Kahn, Colleen Randall"
  • 2002College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA
  • 2001The Justice Department, Washington DC
    • New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, Summit, NJ. "Collector's Edge"
  • 2000 Vaughn Associates, New York, NY
    • St. Michael's College, Colchester, VT. Two-person exhibition
  • 1999Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT
    • Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA
    • New York Studio School of Painting and Drawing, New York, NY
    • Chautauqua Institution, School of Art, Chautauqua, NY. "Faculty exhibition"
  • 1998Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA
    • Pierogi Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
    • Traveling Flat Files
  • 1997PS 41, New York, NY

FELLOWSHIPS AND GRANTS

  • 2004John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship
  • 2002/2005American University, Mellon Grant

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS AND REVIEWS

  • Waren Craghead, "more Charlottesville art ." Drawer, September 2007.
  • Victoria Donohue, "Four captivating exhibits come as double delights." Philadelphia Inquirer, October 1997.
  • Matt Damsker, "Art View." Hartford Current, December 1987.
  • Lee Fleming, "Fresh Paint: Groups that Gratify." Washington Post, July 1994
  • Ann Langdon, "Four Play." New Haven Advocate, October 1990.
  • Ruth Latter, "Charming overcame the preciousness." Daily Progress, February 2001.
  • Alison Martin, "Magnificent Colorful Paintings Highlight the Bowery Gallery." Examiner.com, April 2011.
  • Lynne Munson, Exhibitionism: Art in an Era of Intolerance, published by Ivan and Dee, Chicago, 2000, pp. 125 - 126, with color plate: "Torso", 1997.
  • Patricia Rosoff, "Regional Reviews." Art New England, June 2000.
  • Patricia Rosoff, "No Guts, No Glory." Hartford Current, October 1999.
  • Amy Slaton, Art in America, July 1987
  • Michael Welzenbach, "Women's Art Without An Agenda." The Washington Post, February 9, 1991.

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

  • Bowery Gallery, New York, NY
  • Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
  • Les Yeux du Monde, Charlottesville, VA
  • Drawing Atlas, a project of Lohin Geduld Gallery,

EDUCATION

  • 1976 - 1978Yale University, New Haven, CT. Master of Fine Arts in Painting
  • 1972 - 1976Kansas City Art Institute, Kansas City, MO. Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting
  • 1970 - 1972Boston University, Boston MA

TEACHING

  • 1989 - 2012American University, Washington DC
    • Associate Professor of Fine Arts
    • Acting Chair: September 1994 - May 1995, Fall 1998
  • 1991 - 2006Dartmouth College Hanover, NH. Visiting Associate Professor of Studio Art, Summer Term
  • 1988 - 1989New York Studio School of Painting and Drawing. Painting Instructor
  • 1986 - 1988Yale University, New Haven, CT. Lecturer: Painting and Drawing
  • 1988Yale University Summer School of Music and Art, Norfolk, CT. Instructor: Painting and
    • Drawing
  • 1986 - 1988Queens College of the City of New York. Adjunct Instructor: Painting and Drawing
  • 1982 - 1986Indiana University, Bloomington, IN. Assistant Visiting Professor of Art

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • 2011Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH. Visiting Artist
    • Augusta State University, Augusta, Georgia. Visiting Artist
    • Washington Studio School, Washington DC. Visiting Instructor
  • 2010Pennsylvania College of Art and Design. Visiting Artist
  • 2009The Washington Studio School, Washington DC. Visiting Artist
  • 2008Chautauqua School of Art, Chautauqua New York. Faculty
  • 2007 University of Tulsa, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Visiting Artist
    • Rhode Island School of Design. Visiting Instructor
    • New York Studio School, NY, NY. Visiting Lecturer
  • 2006 New York Studio School, NY, NY. Drawing Marathon Instructor
  • 2004 University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Visiting Artist
    • Haverford College, Philadelphia, PA. Visiting Artist
  • 2003 University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA. Visiting Artist
  • 2002 Corcoran School of Art, Washington DC. Visiting Critic
  • 2001 Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA. Visiting Critic
    • Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT. Made a print for the Studio Center Press
  • 1999 Brandeis University, Waltham, MA. Visiting Critic
  • 1998 Chautauqua Institution School of Art, Chautauqua, NY. Faculty
  • 1997 New York Studio School, New York, NY. Visiting Critic Final Reviews
    • Washington Studio School, Washington DC. Visiting Lecturer
  • 1995 Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA. Visiting Lecturer
    • Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT. Visiting Artist
  • 1994 St. Mary's College, St. Mary's City, MD. Visiting Artist
  • 1993 Chautauqua Institution School of Art, Chautauqua, NY. Faculty
    • New York Studio School, New York, NY. Visiting Artist
  • 1992 Hampshire College, Northampton, MA. Visiting Artist
    • Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA. Visiting Critic
    • Maryland Arts Council Art's Competition. Juror
  • 1991 Maryland College of Art and Design. Juror
  • 1990 National Women's Museum, Washington DC. Lecturer, "Careers and Education"
  • 1988 Smith College, Northampton, MA. Visiting Artist