DAVID KAPP
American, born 1953, New York, NY

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 
Feb 28 - April 11, 2015
- Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA, April 2014.
-  Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY 
Nov 30, 2013 – Jan 11, 2014. 
- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 
Jan 12 - Feb 19, 2013
- Zane Bennett Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM 
Oct 26 – Nov 23, 2012. 
- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 
Jan 15 - Feb 19, 2011
-  Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY 
Sept 11 – Oct 16, 2010. 
- Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA, November, 2009.
- Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Oct 17 – Nov 15, 2009.
- Zane Bennett Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM
Sept 11 – Oct 17, 2009.
- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Jan 17 – Feb 15, 2009.
- Galerie Michel Vidal, Paris, France - 2008
- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Jan 13 – Feb 17, 2007.
- Zane Bennett Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM
Oct 27 – Nov 27, 2006.
- Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY
Feb 9 – March 11, 2006.
- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Jan 15 – Feb 19, 2005.
- Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA, May 1 – June 2, 2004.
- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Jan 11 – Feb 15, 2003.
- Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, NY
Nov 21, 2002 – Jan 4, 2003.
- Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA, Oct 13-Nov 7, 2001.
- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA,
April 7-May 19, 2001.
- David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY,
Feb 23 - March 24, 2001.
- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA,
Feb-March, 1999.
- David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY, Sept–Oct, 1998.
- Marita Gilliam Gallery, Raleigh, NC, April 4–May 16, 1997.
- Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, Oct–Nov, 1996.
- David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY, March–April, 1996.
- Marita Gilliam Gallery, Raleigh, NC, April–May, 1995.
- Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA, May–June, 1994.
- David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY, March–April, 1994.
- David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY, Sept–Oct, 1991.
- Feigenson/Preston Gallery, Birmingham, MI, Sept, 1991.
- Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA, Feb, 1991.
- David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY, May, 1989.
- Feigenson/Preston Gallery, Birmingham, MI, Dec, 1988.
- Watson Gallery, Houston, TX, Nov, 1988.
- Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA, 1988.
- Anne Plumb Gallery, New York, NY, 1987.
- Anne Plumb Gallery, New York, NY, 1986.
- Galerie Christian Cheneau, Paris, France, 1985.
- Manhattan Art, New York, NY, 1985.
- Manhattan Art, New York, NY, 1984.
- Olsen Gallery, New York, NY, 1983.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
- "Manna: Masterworks from the Tufts Permanent Art Collection," Tisch Gallery, Tufts University, MA - September 11 - December 7, 2014.
- "City As Subject," Westbeth Gallery, NY - September 20 - October 5, 2014
- "Maine As Muse," LohinGeduld Gallery, New York, NY - May 25 - July 8, 2011
- "Oblique/Acute," Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT - March 28 - July 11, 2010.
- "Urban Perspectives," Ben Aronson, David Kapp, Denis Peterson. Mark Gallery, Englewood, NJ
Jan 29 - March 21, 2009.
- "Urban Landscapes," Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY May 29 - July 18, 2008.
- “Kyoto Hanga 2008 International Print Exhibition.” Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art, Annex, May 27 – June 8, 2008;
Tokushima Prefectural Museum of Modern Art,
July 19 – July 27, 2008.
- “Painting Structures: Specificity and Synthesis,” List Gallery, Swarthmore College, NY, March 1, 2008 –
March 30, 2008; The Painting Center, New York, NY
April 22, 2008 – May 17, 2008.
- “The Urban Landscape,” Susan Maasch Gallery,
Portland, ME December 7, 2007 – January 30, 2008.
- “Marks On Paper,” Zane Bennett Contemporary Art,
Santa Fe, NM March 30, 2007 – April 30, 2007.
- “New York At Night,” DFN Gallery, New York, NY
January 18, 2007 – March 3, 2007.
- “Night Vision: Printing Darkness,” Center For Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT January 13 – March 3, 2007.
- “The Maine Print Project,” Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME August 2006 – March 2007.
- “Selections from the John and Mary Lou Paxton Collection,” The Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV May 27 – October 1, 2006.
- “Hotpics/06,” Katonah Museum of Art, Kantonah, NY,
May 14 – June 11, 2006.
- “NYC,” DFN Gallery, New York, NY December 1, 2004 - January 29, 2005.
- “Couples,” Center for Maine Contemporary Art,
Rockport, ME September 3 – October 3 2004.
- “Modern Shadows,” The Painting Center, New York, NY February 4 – March 1, 2003.
- “New York City, Some Different Views” Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland, Maine October 5 – 31, 2002.
- “Facing the City,” DNFA Gallery, Pasadena, CA, January – February, 2002.
- “Beyond the Mountains: The Contemporary American Landscape,” Pamela Auchincloss Projects Space and Management Services, New York, NY. Travels to: Newcomb Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, December 1, 1999 – February 13, 2000; Muskegon Museum of Art, Muskegon, MI, February 26 – April 6, 2000; Polk Museum of Art, Lakeland, Florida, May 27 – August 6, 2000; Boise Art Museum, Boise, Idaho, August 12 – October 22, 2000; Ft. Wayne Museum of Art, Ft. Wayne, Indiana, November 18, 2000 – January, 14, 2001; The Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, CT, February 9 – March 23, 2001.
- "New New York Views," The Museum of the City of
New York, May 22 - September 5, 1999.
- “In Passing,” Inman Gallery, Houston, TX,
November 1997–January 1998.
- “All In A Family,” The New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT, 1997.
- “Working Sources: The Painter and the Photographic Image,” Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA, March 8–April 2, 1997.
- “Graphics from Solo Impressions,” Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY, May 1–June 16, 1996.
- “In Motion,” Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA, March 1995.
- “The City: New York Visions 1900–1995,” ACA Galleries, New York, NY, February–March 1995.
- “New York, New York: Recent Cityscapes,” North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC, October 1994–February 1995.
- “American Academy of Arts and Letters 46th Annual Purchase Exhibition,” American Academy of Arts and Letters,
New York, NY, November 7–December 4, 1994.
- “Prints from Solo Impression, Inc., New York,” The College of Wooster Art Museum, Wooster, OH, August–October 1994.
- “Paintings from New York,” Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR, April 1–May 1, 1993.
- “1992 Art on Paper,” Weatherspoon Art Gallery, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC,
October–February 1993.
- “Urban Beauties,” Kornbluth Gallery, Fairlawn, NJ, October–November 1992.
- “Among Family,” Associated American Artists,
New York NY, July–September 1992.
- “Paper Houses,” David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY,
July–August 1992.
- “New York Realities: Contemporary Portraits of New York,” Thomas J. Walsh Art Gallery, Fairfield University,
Fairfield, CT, March–May 1992.
- “The Contemporary American Landscape,” Philharmonic Center for the Arts, Naples, FL, December 1991–
January 1992.
- “Urban Re–Collection,” Haenah–Kent Gallery,
New York, NY, October 1991.
- “Traffic Jam: The Automobile in Art,” New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ, September–October 1991.
- “Motion as Metaphor: The Automobile in Art,” Virginia Beach Center for the Arts, Virginia Beach, VA,
April 13–June 16, 1991, curated by Sue Scott.
- “The Art of This Century,” Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, March–June 1991.
- “The Technological Muse,” Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY, November–February 1991.
- “The Art of Drawing,” Lehman College Art Gallery,
New York, NY, September–November 1990.
- “Horizons,” Pfizer, Inc., New York, NY, Fall, 1990.
- “Direct Response: Contemporary Landscape Painting,” Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, Rochester, NY, April–July, 1989.
- “Nocturnes,” Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA, January 1989.
- “Art of the Eighties from the Collection of Chemical Bank,” Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ, January–April 1989.
- “Drive: Seven Artists,” BMW Gallery, New York, NY, October 1988–March 1989.
- “A Painter’s Brooklyn,” Pratt Manhattan Gallery, Puck Building, New York, NY, January–February 1989.
- “1900 To Now/Modern Art from Rhode Island Collections.” The Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design;
Providence, RI, January-May 1988
- “Landscape Anthology,” Grace Borgenicht Gallery,
New York, NY, September 1988.
- “Transcendent,” David Beitzel Gallery, New York, NY, September 1988.
- “Decay of the Urban Landscape,” Jayne Baum Gallery,
New York, NY, October, 1987.
- “Life in the Big City,” Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, 1986.
- “The Brooklyn Landscape,” Rotunda Gallery,
Brooklyn, NY, 1985
- “Annual Awards Exhibition,” American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, NY, 1985.
- “City Lights,” Dart Gallery, Chicago, IL, 1984.
- “Drawings,” Barbara Toll Fine Art, New York, NY, 1984. Group Show, Palais des Beaux Arts, Brussels,
Belgium, 1983.
- “In Honor of the Brooklyn Bridge,” David Findlay Gallery, New York, NY, 1983.
- “Brooklyn Paperworks,” The Brooklyn Museum,
Brooklyn, NY, 1982.
- “30 New York Painters,” Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Geneva, NY, 1982.
- “City/Sight,” The Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 1982.
- “The First 17 Years,” Queens College, New York, NY, 1982.
- “Avenues of Expression,” The Arsenal Annex,
New York, NY, 1982.
- “New Talent,” A.M. Sachs Gallery, New York, NY, 1980.
- “Hassam Purchase Fund Exhibition,” American Academy & National Institute of Arts & Letters, New York, NY, 1979.

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
- Bridget Gleeson, "New Yorker David Kapp Paintes the Town Red, and Blue, and Yellow," Artsy.com, March 24, 2015.
- Jody Zellen, “DAVID KAPP”, ArtScene, March 2015
- "Manna: Masterworks from the Tufts University Permanent Art Collection," Tufts University, MA, 2014. pp.72-73 (illustration), Essay by Gabriel Quick.
- Della Monica, Lauren P, "Painted Landscapes: Contemporary Views," Schiffer Publishing, PA, 2013. pp.232-233 (illustration).
- Iris McLister, " David Kapp," Visual Art Source - Editorial: Features, November 2012.
- Panero, James, "Gallery Chronicle," The New Criterion, October 2010.
- McQuaid, Cate, "All Perspectives Are Still Too Few,"Boston Globe, November 25, 2009, p.15
- Rinchen Lhamo, “Marks On Paper”, The Magazine, June 2007
- Kate McGraw, “Marks On Paper”, Journal North, April 13, 2007, p. S1, S5
- R.C. Baker, “Voice Choices”, The Village Voice, March 8-14 2006, p.c87
- Abstract Art Online, “New York Views March 1st”, Abstract Art Online, March 1st 2006
- James Kalm, “David Kapp Recent Paintings”, The Brooklyn Rail, March 2006
- Dottie Indyke, “Altered States”, The Albuquerque Journal, November 11, 2005, p.54-55
- Mario Naves, “Only The Shadow Knows,” The New York Observer, February 24, 2003
- Ken Johnson, “Modern Shadows”, The New York Times, February 14, 2003
- Lori Oritz. "David Kapp at Beitzel Gallery," The Brooklyn Rail, May - June 2001, pps. 13- 14 (illustration).
- Jonathan Goodman. “David Kapp at David Beitzel Gallery,” Art in America, March, 1999. pps. 119-120 (illustration).
- Joel Silverstein. “David Kapp at David Beitzel Gallery,” Cover Magazine, January, 1999. 46. pp. (illustration)
- Ken Johnson. "David Kapp at David Beitzel Gallery," The New York Times, p. E38 Friday, October 9, 1998.
- Mark Stevens. "Talent: David Kapp at David Beitzel Gallery," New York, October 5, 1998.
- Kate Dobbs Ariail. “City Streets,” The Independent Weekly, Raleigh, NC April, 9–15, 1997, p. 24.
- Blue Greenberg. “David Kapp,” The Herald Sun Preview Raleigh, NC, April 25, 1997, p. 4.
- William Zimmer. “Complex Linkages and Contrasts,” The New York Times, March 23, 1997.
- Robert Edelman. “Traffic Jam Uses the Grid as a Departure Point,” Cover Magazine, October 1996.
- “A Skewed Look at the City,” Raleigh News & Observer, May 5, 1995.
- Pepe Carmel, “The City,” The New York Times,
March 24, 1995.
- Margaret Moorman, “David Kapp,” ARTnews,
October 1994.
- Joanne Silver, “Painter Captures a City in Motion,”
Boston Herald, May 20, 1994, p. S18.
- Phyllis A.S. Boros, “Fairfield University Exhibition Reflects Diversity of New York City,” The Bridgeport Post,
March 1992.
- Karin Niesyn, “Urban Realities,” Fairfield County Advocate, April 2–April 8, 1992.
- Stephen Westfall, “David Kapp,” Art in America,
January 1992, Vol. 80, No. 1, p. 113–114.
- Carol Kino, “David Kapp,” Art & Antiques, January 1992, Vol. IX, No. I, p. 87.
- Peter Bellamy. “The Artist’s Project, Portraits of the Real Art World/New York Artists 1981–1990,”
1991, In Publishing.
- Peggy Cyphers, “David Kapp,” Arts, December 1991, Vol. 66, No. 4, p. 79.
- Eileen Watkins, “Art,” The Star–Ledger,
October 11, 1991, p. 49.
- Vivien Raynor, “Seeing Beauty or Problems,”
The New York Times, October 6, 1991, p. 14.
- Edith Newhall, “Galleries,” New York Magazine, September 23, 1991, p. 61.
- William Zimmer, “A Show in Katonah Examines American Attitudes About Machines,” The New York Times,
December 30, 1990, p. 14.
- Malcom Browne, “Engines, Factories and Art, Or the Machine as Muse,” The New York Times,
December 28, 1990, p. C1.
- William Zimmer, “The Public and Private in Robust Dialogue,” The New York Times, October 28, 1990.
- Kathy Grantham, “Katonah Museum’s ‘The Technological Muse’,” North County News, November 14–20, 1990.
- “ ‘The Technological Muse’ Inaugural Exhibition at Katonah Museum of Art,” Antiques & the Arts Weekly,
Newtown, CT, November 2, 1990.
- Charles Hagen, “All That Jazz,” ARTnews, February 1990.
- Ellen Handy, “David Kapp,” Arts, September l989, p. 97.
- Georgia Marsh, “David Kapp, Interview,” Bomb,
Summer 1989.
- Ron Netsky, “Changes in the Landscape,” Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester), May 7, 1989, p. 3D.
- Smith Kline & French Research & Development: Art Collection/ Upper Merion R & D Facility, Reflections on the collection by Mark Rosenthal, published by Smith Kline & French Laboratories, Inc., 1988.
- Joy Hakanson Colby, “Exhibits,” The Detroit News, December 30, 1988, p. 4C.
- Marsha Miro, “Artist Has an Expressway of Showing City Life,” Detroit Free Press, December 11, 1988.
- Margaret Moorman, “Transcendent,” ARTnews,
December 1988.
- John Loughhery, “David Kapp,” Arts, February 1988.
- Michael Brenson, “David Kapp,” The New York Times, December 11, 1987.
- Robert Mahoney, “The Decay of the Urban Landscape,” Arts, November 1986.
- Timothy Cohrs, “Group Show,” Arts, November 1986.
- Michael Brenson, “David Kapp,” The New York Times, April 4, 1986.
- Daniel Rosenfeld, “Life in the Big City,” exhibition catalogue, Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Winter 1986.
- Bill Van Siclen, “Art that Beats Like the Big City that Inspired It,” Providence Sunday Journal, January, 1986.
- Pamela J. Galbraith, “The Naked City Bares Its Soul,” East Side Monthly, Providence, RI, February 1986.
- Norman Keyes, Jr., “New York Through Artists’ Eyes,” The Boston Globe, February 7, 1986.
- “A New York Album, New Yorkers,” Vogue (London), November 1985.
- Glenn O’Brien, “David Kapp,” Artforum, September 1985.
- Moonan/Walz, “International Style in New York,” Town and Country, March 1985.
- Gary Indiana, “David Kapp at Manhattan Art,” Art in America, September 1984.
- Roland Hagenberg, “Untitled 1984: The Art World in the Eighties,” Essay by Robert Pincus–Witten, Pelham Press, 1984.
- Alan Jones, “David Kapp,” Arts, June 1984.
- Yasmin Ramirez–Harwood, East Village Eye, May 1984.
- Morgan Lewis, The Villager, New York, 1983.
- _______, Bomb, No. 4, 1982.
- Robert Pincus–Witten, “Entries: Style Shucks,” Arts, October 1989.


SELECTED PUBLIC AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS
Arthur Andersen Inc., Detroit, MI
Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ontario, CANADA
BMW of North America, Woodcliff Lake, NJ
Brooklyn Union Gas Co., Brooklyn, NY
Champion International, Stamford, CT
Chase Manhattan Bank, New York, NY
Chase Mellon Financial Group, Ridgefield, NJ
Chemical Bank, New York, NY
Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME
Foundation Paribas, Paris, France
GreenPoint Bank, Flushing, NY
Greenville Museum of Art, Greenville, NC
Hilton Hotel, New York, NY
Henry Kaufman & Co., New York, NY
Kidder, Peabody, New York, NY
M & A Properties, Maspeth, NY
Bernard Madoff Investment Securities, New York, NY
Manufacturers’s Hanover, New York, NY
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA
McKinsey & Co., New York, NY
Metropolitan Life, New York, NY
Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
Microsoft, Corp., Seattle, WA
Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, NC
Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI
Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston TX
National Academy Museum, New York, NY
Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, NV
Nokia, Dallas, TX
North Carolina Museum of Art, Raleigh, NC
Oak Brooke Bank, Pfizer Inc., New York, NY
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
Progressive Corp., Pepper Pike, OH
Proskauer, Rose, Mendelsohn & Goetz, New York, NY
Prudential Insurance Co., Newark, NJ
Smith Kline & French, Philadelphia, PA
The Sunshine Group, Ltd., New York, NY
Tufts University, Medford, MA
3M, Minneapolis, MN
Zelle & Larson, Minneapolis, MN

AWARDS
- American Academy & National Institute of Arts & Letters, 1994
- American Academy & National Institute of Arts & Letters, 1985
- Rosenthal Foundation Award, 1985
- CAPS Fellowship in Painting, 1982
- Hassam Purchase Prize, 1979

EDUCATION
Queens College, New York, MFA 1977
Windham College, Putney, VT, BFA 1974

TEACHING
- Brandeis Univeristy, Waltham, MA Visiting Artist,
Lecturer 1999
- Fordham University, New York, NY Visitng Artist 2001
- Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT Visiting Artist,
Lecturer 2002, 2005, 2007
- Hampshire College, Amherst, MA
- Haverford College, Haverford, PA Visiting Lecturer 2006
- Marie Walsh Sharpe Art Foundation, Colorado Springs, CO Visiting Artist 2007







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