Catherine Copeland CV




  • Parallel Narratives: Paintings by Catherine Copeland, solo exhibition of recent paintings at The Paterson Museum, Paterson, NJ


  • Parallel Narratives, April 20-May 28 2017, solo exhibition of recent oil paintings and limited edition prints at Gitana Rosa Gallery, Piermont, NY

  • Feminine Forms, January 2016-March 2017, curated by Bryan McIlroy, Park Gallery, 70 Spruce Street, Paterson, NJ


  • Eternal Glory, August 7-28, curated by Greg Brickey and Michael Hanna, Rotunda Gallery, City Hall, Jersey City, NJ

  • Invitational at The Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

  • Kludge, Organized three-person exhibit at The Art Factory, Paterson, NJ. Featuring Pixie Alexander and Peter Bonner


  • 2014 Paterson Art Walk, The Art Factory, Paterson, NJ

  • ten-foot mural commision of Hinchcliffe Stadium for the City of Paterson, NJ


  • 2013 Paterson Art Walk, The Art Factory, Paterson, NJ

  • Homestand, group exhibition curated with Peter Bonner and Dov Talpaz, Park Slope, NY


  • Homestand, group exhibition curated with Peter Bonner and Dov Talpaz, Park Slope, NY

  • 2012 Paterson Art Walk, The Art Factory, Paterson, NJ


  • Solo exhibition, Bergen County Players, Oradell, NJ


  • Ongoing: Artist Studio Tours at the Monroe Center for the Arts, Hoboken, NJ


  • The Urban Complex-Contemporary Art in Hudson County, juried by Ken MacBain and Hugo Bastidas, William Brennan Courthouse, Jersey City, NJ


  • Solo exhibition, the galleries at Beekman Associates, New York, NY


  • Language in Conversation, curated by Jin Lee, Painting Center, New York, NY

  • 2002 NYSS Alumni Exhibition in Three Chelsea Galleries, (Elizabeth Harris Gallery), curated by Karen Wilkin and Judd Tully, New York, NY


  • Merit Show, curated by David Cohen, New York, NY


  • The Artist’s Museum: Mentor and Protégé, selected by Jake Berthot, Washington, DC

  • National Arts Club Annual Student Exhibition, by nomination of NYSS, New York, NY


  • Look Here II, curated by Reuben Pillsbury and Chris Protas, with review by David Cohen, New York, NY

  • Look Here, curated by Reuben Pillsbury with review by Hilton Kramer, New York, NY



Works in private collections: Massachusetts; Georgia; Florida; New Jersey; Long Island; and New York City.

Works in the corportate collections of Beekman Associates, New York, NY; Peacebridge Partners, New York, NY




The New York Studio School, New York, NY

Post-graduate Degree in Painting and Drawing.  Full and part-time scholarships earned, as well as various awards and distinctions.  As Program Director of the School following graduation, created and moderated the panel “Myth or Reality:  The Dichotomy Between Form and Content,” with the panelists Roberta Smith, Ken Johnson, John Yao, Thomas Nozkowski, and Richard Tuttle.  Now part of the School’s archived Lecture Series.



 The Huntington Fine Arts Workshop, Huntington, NY

College Certificate Program:  Drawing and painting from the figure


Graduated May, 1990

The State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY

BA in English with Honors.  Thesis:  Pluralism in Literary Theory

Provisional Certification in English Literature, Secondary Level.  Student teaching completed in 1990 at Hauppague High School, Hauppauge High School, NY.  Coordinating teacher, Edward Wolfsohn.