ELISA D'ARRIGO

Born in Bronx, NY; lives in New York City

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS 

2012

"some vases", Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2011

"Constructed, Folded, Sewn", Flippo Galley, Randolph-Macon College, Ashland, VA

Bannister Gallery, Rhode Island College, Curated by Doug Bosch, Providence, RI

2009

"Constructed, Folded, Sewn", Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2008
"Sewn Constructions", PanAmerican ArtProjects, Dallas, TX
2007
Elizabeth Harris Gallery, (brochure, text by Stephen Westfall) New York, NY
2003
Elizabeth Harris Gallery, (catalogue, text by Jonathan Goodman) New York, NY
2000
"Drawings", Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY
1999
Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY
1996
Elizabeth Harris Gallery, (brochure, text by Mario Navas) New York, NY
1994
Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY
Sandler Hudson Gallery, The Niche Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1991
David Beitzel Gallery, Project Room, New York, GA
1990
"Art at the Edge", curated by Carrie Przybilla,
The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA traveled to Lehman College Art Gallery, (catalogue, text by Carrie Przybilla) Bronx, NY
1989
Bill Bace Gallery, New York, NY
1988
Luise Ross Gallery, New York, NY
1987
Bronx Museum of the Arts Satellite Gallery,
Bronx, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2014 
"Soft", The Center For Contemporary Art, Bedminster, NJ, curated by Wes Sherman
2013
"Holiday Delights", Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY
"Repetition and Ritual",  Curated by Sonya Yong James; Hudgens Center for the Arts, Duluth GA, traveled to Minnesota Museum of American Art 
2012
"Close Relations And A Few Black Sheep: Sculpture from the Permanent Collection", curated by Nancy Doll, Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro, NC
"Art/Sewn", Asheville Art Museum, Asheville, NC
"Pencil Pushed", Curated by Creighton Michael, UT Downtown Gallery, Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
2011
"Art/Sewn" Curated by Ward Mintz,  FiveMyles, Bklyn, NY
2009

"By A Thread" Elizabeth Harris Gallery, NY, NY
2008
"The Idea Of Nature" curated by Bill Weiss, 33 Bond Gallery NY, NY
2007
"Bits and Pieces: The Collage Instinct" Lehman
College Art Gallery, Bronx, NY
2006
"Some Assembly Required", curated by Trinkett
Clark, Mead Art Museum, (catalogue, text by Trinkett Clarke) Amherst, MA
"Threads of Memory",curated by Donna Harkavy and Margaret Matthews Berenson, (brochure, text by Donna Harkavy and Margaret Matthews Berenson) Dorsky Gallery, Long Island City, NY
2005
"New Art, New York: Reflections on the Human
Condition" curated by Margaret Matthews Berenson, (catalogue, text by Margaret Matthews Berenson) Trierenberg Headquarters, Traun, Austria,
2004
"New York Show", curated by Nan Weir,Opalousas Museum of Art, Opalousas, LA
2002
"Accumulations", curated by Karen Shaw, Islip Art
Museum, East Islip, NY
"Blobs, Wiggles and Dots, Webs and Crustillations"
curated by Lucio Pozzi, The Work Space, NY, NY
2001
"Cool and Collected, Recent Contemporary
Acquisitions", Weatherspoon Art Gallery,
Greenville, NC
1999
"Common Threads", The Gallery on the Hudson,
Irvington, NY
"Waxing Poetic: Encaustic Art in America", curated by Gail Stavitsy, (catalogue, text by Gail Stavitsy) The Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ, Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, TN
"A Common Thread; Preconceived Notions about Sewing, Weaving and Quilting", curated by Kimberly Richter, New Art Center in Newton, Newtonville,MA
1998
"Form and Space: A Dialogue", Hunterdon Museum of
Art, Clinton NJ
"Growing Obsession", curated by Donna Harkavy and
Margaret Mathews Berenson, (brochure, text by Donna Harkavy and Margaret Matthews Berenson) Dorsky Gallery, NY, NY
"Oud En Nieuw", Museum Voor Arte Moderne, Arnheim,
The Netherlands
1996
"Paper in Disguise", Dieu Donne Papermill Gallery,
NY, NY
1995
"In Three Dimensions: Women Sculptors of the '90s - Part II: "Beyond Gender", curated by Charlotte Streifer Rubinstein, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY
1994
"Fabricated Nature", Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID traveled
"D’Arrigo and McCurdy, Victoria Anstead Fine Art, NY, NY
"Biomorphosis", curated by Kate Rawlinson, InterAmerican Art Gallery, Miami Dade Community College, Miami, FL
1993
"The Return of the Cadavre Exquis", The Drawing Center, NY, NY, travelling exhibition
"Art on Paper", Weatherspoon Art Gallery,
Greensboro, NC
"A Moment Becomes Eternity: Flowers as Image", curated by Michael Walls, The Bergen Museum, Paramus, NJ
"Paper Trails: The Eidetic Image", Krannert Art Museum, Champaign, IL
"Rubber Soul", LedisFlam Gallery, NY, NY
1991
"Vital Forces; Nature in Contemporary Abstraction", curated by Anna C. Noll, Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY
1990
"Sculptors' Drawings", East Hampton Center for Contemporary Art, East Hampton, NY
"Working on Paper: Contemporary American Drawings", curated by Carrie Pryzbilla,The High Museum at Georgia-Pacific Center, Atlanta, GA

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2008
Koplos, Janet, "Elisa D’Arrigo at Elizabeth Harris" Art in America, Jan. p 132
2007
Mendelsohn, Meredith, Reviews: New York "Elisa D’Arrigo,ARTnews, Summer p 200
"Sew It Up", Arts, The New York Sun, May 10, p10
2004
Sheffield, Margaret, "Chaos and Containment: Elisa D’Arrigo", Sculpture, March, vol. 23, no. 2, pp 20-21
2003
Wei, Lily"Elisa D'Arrigo", "New York Reviews", ARTnews, May p.15
Princenthal, Nancy, "Elisa D'Arrigo at Elizabeth Harris", Art in America, May, pp141-2, ill. p.143
Walentini, Joseph, "Elisa D'Arrigo", Gallery Views/Chelsea, Abstract Art on Line, Feb. 28, p1-2
Glueck, Grace, "Elisa D'Arrigo", Art in Review, The New York Times, Feb. 21, p E45
2002
Harrison, Helen A., "More is More: Repetition Adds Dimension Patterns", The New York Times, L.I., Oct 13, p20
1999
Goodman, Jonathan, "Reviews New York: Elisa D’Arrigo", Sculpture, September, pp. 66-7.
Wilkin, Karen, "At the Galleries", Partisan Review, Summer, 3, p 490
1996
Sheffield, Margaret, "Elisa D’Arrigo", Review, October 15, p.25
1994
Naves, Mario, New York Review of Art, December, Vol.1, No. 5.
Melrod, George, "Elisa D’Arrigo", Sculpture, reproduction, September/October, p. 44
Mahoney, Robert, "Elisa D’Arrigo", Cover, September, p.13
Glueck, Grace, "Gallery Watch", The New York Observer, June 13 p.17
Cullum, Jerry, "Twosome Draws Beauty from the Disturbing", The Atlanta Journal/The Atlanta Constitution, reproduction, February 4, p.17
Scott, Sue, "Group Show: Elizabeth Harris Gallery" ARTnews January, p. 164
1993
Naves, Mario, "Studio View", New Art Examiner, Summer
1992
Melrod, George, "Elisa D’Arrigo, David Beitzel Gallery", Artnews Feb
1991
Koplos, Janet, "Elisa D'Arrigo at Lehman College Art Gallery", Art In America, December



GRANTS/RESIDENCIES


2013
Fellowship, Civitella Ranieri Foundation, Umbertide, Italy
2003
Fellowship, NYFA Printmaking/Drawing/Artists’ Books
1993
Work Space Program, Dieu Donne Papermill, New York, NY
1987
Artist in Residence, The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH
1986
Artist in Residence, The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH
Artist in Residence, Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY
1984
Ariana Foundation for the Arts, Inc. Grant

SELECTED PUBLIC AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Amoco Corporation
AT&T
Best Products, Inc.
Bryn Mawr Library Collection, Bryn Mawr, PA
Dieu Donne Papermill New York, NY
The High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
Mead Art Museum, Amherst, MA
Mint Museum of Craft and Design, Charlotte, NC
Museum of Art and Design, New York, NY
The New School for Social Research New York, NY
The Prudential, Newark, NJ
The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY
The Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greenville, NC

EDUCATION
BFA, State University of New York at New Paltz


Contact
www.elisadarrigo.com

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