Resumé

Anna Contes Maguire

Post Office Box 809

Woodstock, NY 12498


Education

1979                        M.S. SUNY New Paltz, New Paltz, NY

1965                        B.F.A. Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

1961                        American Art School Scholar, NY, NY


Grants & Awards

1982

Honorarium, New York State Council on the Arts, Kingston Artist’s Group, Kingston, NY

1968

Fellowship, Edwin MacDowell Painting Fellowship, The MacDowell Artist Colony,
Peterborough, NH

1961

Scholarship, American Art School, NY, NY


Exhibitions

Solo Exhibitions

2015

The Arts Upstairs, ‘Sensual Light,’ Owner Margaret Owen, Phoenicia, NY

2014

Oriole 9, ‘Perspectives,’ Curator Lenny Kislin, Woodstock, NY

2011

The Arts Upstairs, ‘[of] The Five Senses,’ Owners Margaret and Gavin Owen, Phoenicia, NY

2000

Esopus Gallery, Owner/Director Judy Abbott, Lake Hill, NY

98/88

Hawthorne Gallery, Owner/Director Peter Guinan, Woodstock, NY

1992

Donskoj Gallery, Owners Nancy & George Donskoj, Kingston, NY

1984

Work of Art Gallery, Owner/Director Wally Petrucci, Saugerties, NY

1979

Night Gallery, Owner/Director Steven Moskowitz, Woodstock, NY


Group Exhibitions

16-11

The Arts Upstairs, Multiple Exhibitions…’Comforting Illusions,’ ‘Nobody’s Fool,’ ‘What’s the Point…’, Phoenica, NY

15-11

W.A.A.M. Woodstock Artists Association Museum, Woodstock, NY

2014

A.S.K. The Arts Society of Kingston, Kingston, NY

2011

Zeuxis, “Contemporary Perceptions: Zeuxis Still Life Painting”, Blair Academy, Romano
Gallery, Curated by Phyllis Floyd, Blairstown, NJ

08/06

Brik Gallery, “Cowgirls 2”: 2008 – Curated by Richard Timperio, “In the Light:
Contemporary Visions of the Hudson Valley”: 2006, Catskill, NY

2007

Broderick Fine Art Gallery, “Winter Invitational”, Owner Frank Giorgini, Freehold, NY

06-81

Woodstock School of Art, Director Paula Nelson, Woodstock, NY

00/98

Esopus Art Studio, “Femme Florale”, Owner Judy Abbott, Lake Hill, NY

2000

Art Awareness Gallery, Lexington, NY, Owners Judd and Pam Weisberg

1997

A.S.K., “Flowers and Gardens”, Arts Society of Kingston, NY

96/94

Gallery at Park West, “In League with Woodstock 1906 to 1996” Curated by Art
Founder and Director of the Woodstock School of Art, Robert Angeloch

1994

Gallery at Park West, “Art Partners”, Curated by Judy Abbott & Doug
Alderfer, Kingston, NY

95/89/83/78

Kleinart/James Gallery, Woodstock, NY

1993

Pastel Society of America, “Pastels Only” National Art Club Gallery,
Gramercy Park South, NY, NY

93/80

Greene County Council on the Arts (“Catskill Continuum”: 1980, Curated by Reuben
Rivera), Director Kay Stamer, Catskill, NY

93/85

Woodstock Artists Association, “Emerging Artists”: 1985, Woodstock, NY

1992

Elena Zang Gallery, Owner Elena Zang, Shady, NY

1987

Hawthorne Gallery, “Landscapes” Owner Peter Guinan

1988

Columbus Museum of Fine Arts, Member’s Library, Columbus, OH

1988

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Members Gallery, Buffalo, NY

1987

Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, Owner Katharina Rich Perlow, NY, NY

1985

Miller Galleries, NY, NY

1978

Ulster County Community College Gallery, “Women Portray ‘Each One as She May,” UCCC,
Stone Ridge, NY

1978

Erpf Catskill Cultural Center, Inc. Arkville, NY

73-72

Sharon Creative Arts Foundation, Sharon, CT

1966

The Tosca Gallery, “Environments,” Owner Alicia Tosca, NYC

Commissions

78-77

Byzantine Style Iconographer, Greek Eastern Orthodox Archdiocese of NY, NY

78-77

Byzantine Style Icon Muralist, Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, Jackson
Heights, NY

Publications

1987

Woodstock Artist’s Calendar, Published by the Hawthorne Gallery, Woodstock, NY

1985

Emerging Artists, Woodstock Artists Association, Inc., Raymond J. Steiner,Editor, Art Times


Public and Private Collections

Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Members Gallery, Buffalo, NY

Columbus Museum of Fine Arts, Member’s Library, Columbus, OH

Fitness Unlimited, Kingston, NY

The Night Gallery, Woodstock, NY

Greek Eastern Orthodox Archdiocese of NY, NY

Sts. Constantine and Helen Greek Orthodox Church, Jackson Heights, NY

Sarah Conklin, NY, NY

Mina and Alex Morton, Vancouver, Canada

Bette Moraitis, Jackson Heights, NY

Maureen and James Houtrides, Brooklyn, NY

Steven Moskowitz, Woodstock, NY

Tim and Andrea Biggs, Brooklyn, NY

Marylin Hauser, Woodstock, NY

Jill Delisio, Woodstock, NY

Jeanie Dupree, Woodstock, NY

Mr. & Mrs. Solis-Cohen, Woodstock, NY

Mr. and Mrs. Allen Young, NY, NY

James Lardas, Pitts. PA

Basil Safos, Jackson Heights, NY


Teaching & Research Experience

06-81

Instructor in Pastel and Pastel Making, Woodstock School of Art, Woodstock, NY

05-81

Art Teacher, Cairo-Durham HS, Cairo, NY

1980

Guest Lecturer in Pastel, SUNY College at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY

1973

Guest Lecturer, Boston University Summer Art Program at Tanglewood, Lenox, MA

1979

Thesis/Research, ‘Permanent and Non-Toxic Pigment Pastel Formulation,’ SUNY College at
New Paltz, New Paltz, NY

74-70

Art instructor, advisor, The Barlow School, Amenia, NY

70-69

Art Teacher, Fiorello LaGuardia HS of Music and Art

1979

Thesis/Presentation, ‘An Investigation of Color Through Pastel,’ SUNY College at New Paltz,
New Paltz, NY