EXHIBITIONS

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2021
“Symbiosis: The Photographs and Paintings of Claire Seidl”, Maine Museum of Photographic Arts (MMPA), Portland, ME June-October

 

2018
Icon Contemporary Art (with David Raymond), Brunswick, ME

2017

“Otherwhere", Photographs by Claire Seidl, Red Filter Gallery, Lambertville, NJ

 

2016

“Exposures", Long-Sharp Gallery Project Space, NYC

“Otherwhere" (w/Dennis Pinette), PhoPa Gallery, Portland, ME

 

2015

"Conversation Piece: John King and Claire Seidl", Van Deb Editions, Long Island City, NY
"Amparo Carvajal-Hufshmid and Claire Seidl", Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, Maine

 

2014

"Plain Sight", Fox Gallery (w/ Kim Uchiyama), NYC

"After Hours", Red Filter Gallery, Lambertville, NJ

"vis-a-vis" (w/Emily Berger), The Painting Center, NYC
"Whereabouts"(w/Scott Davis", Aucocisco Gallery, Portland, ME

 

2013

"What Was, Is: Recent Work by Claire Seidl and Duncan Hewitt”, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME

 

2012

"Paintings 1988 - 2012", Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME

 

2010

Lesley Heller Workspace, NYC

 

2009

"Etched Monotypes," Van Deb Editions, NYC

 

2008

Lesley Heller Gallery, Viewing Room, NYC
The Painting Center, Project Room, NYC

 

2007

Lesley Heller Gallery, NYC

June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, ME

 

2006

Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME

 

2004

Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC

 

2003

Kristen Frederickson Contemporary Art, NYC

 

2002

Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME

 

2001

Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC

 

2000

Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME

 

1999

Claudia Carr Gallery, NYC

Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC

 

1996

Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC

 

1994

Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

 

1990

Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

 

1988

Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

 

1986

Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

 

1985

John Davis Gallery, Akron, OH

 

1984

Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

 

1983

John Davis Gallery, Akron, OH

 

1982

Leubsdorf Gallery, Hunter College, NYC

 

1981

22 Wooster Gallery, NYC

 

1979

Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA

 

1975

NYU Loeb Contemporary Arts Gallery, NYC

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2021

“Digital: American Abstract Artists Prints 2012 - 2019, Herron School of Art and Design, Indianapolis, IN,
University of Tennessee, Knoxville TN,

“Here and There”, Cove Street Gallery, Portland (curated by David Row)

 

2020

“11 Women of Spirit”, Salon Zurcher, Armory Week, Zurcher Gallery, New York City
“Digital: American Abstract Artists Prints 2012 - 2019”, Gallery at the Visual and Performing Arts Center, Western CT State, University, Danbury, CT

“Blurring Boundaries: The Women of American Abstract Artists 1936-Present, Peeler Art Center, DePauw University, Indianapolis, IN

“Digital: American Abstract Artists Prints 2012 -2019”, Transmitter Gallery, Brooklyn, NY Jan.- Feb.

 

2019

“Everyday Maine”, University of New England Art Gallery, Portland, ME (co-curated by Steven Halpert and Bruce Brown)
“Gathering V”, ICON Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME

“The Way Life Is: Maine Working Families and Communities”, UMVA Gallery at Portland Media Center, 516 Congress St. Portland, ME
(curated by John Ripton and Anne Haas)

“25th Anniversary Exhibition”, The Painting Center, NYC

 

2018

"Blurring Boundaries: The Women of American Abstract Artists from 1936-Present", Clara M. Eagle Gallery, Murray State University,

Murray, KY, (curated by Rebecca DiGiovanna) Ewing Gallery, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN

"30th Anniversary Show", Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (curated by Duane Paluska)
"Photo-A-GoGo", SRO Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (curated by D. Dominick Lombardi)

"Everyday Maine", Holocaust and Human Rights Center, University of Maine Augusta (curated by Bruce Brown)
"Some Truths About Chairs", UVMA Gallery, Portland, ME (curated by Robyn Holman and Janice L. Moore)

"Why is Art So Difficult", Hooper Mansion, Marblehead, MA (curated by Bernd Haussmann)

"America Now, A Dialogue", Lewis Gallery, Portland Library, Portland, ME; and Holocaust and Human Rights Center, Univ. of Maine,
Augusta (2017) (curated by Bruce Brown)

"Contemporary Portraiture: 2018", Maine Museum of Photographic Art, Glickman Library, University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME (curated by Denise Froehlich)

"Celebrating Photography in Maine", Selections from the Bruce Brown Collection (curated by George Kinghorn) University of Maine,
Museum of Art, Bangor, ME (curated by George Kinghorn)

 

2017

Stephen K.Halpert Photographic Collection at University of New England, UNE Art Gallery, Portland

“America Now, A Dialogue”, Holocaust and Human Rights Center,University of Maine, Augusta, (curated by Bruce Brown)

“Women’s History Month”, Marina Adams, Nancy Azara, Andrea Belag, Joanne Freeman, Claire Seidl, Dee Shapiro, Van Deb Editions, Long Island City, NY

“Abstraction” Greenhut Galleries, Portland, Maine

“Through the Rabbit Hole 2”, Sideshow Gallery, Williamsburg, NY

"CMCA Biennial”, Center for Maine Contemporary Art (curated by John Yau and Christine Berry, Rockland, Maine)

 

2016

“Chromatic Space - American Abstract Artists”, Curated by Jonathan Lippincott, Shirley Fiterman Art Center, BMCC, New York City
“Abstraction 2016: Color and Surface”, Emily Berger, Zhang Hong, Rick Lewis, Claire Seidl, Maloney Hall Art Gallery, Central CT State

University (curated by Cassandra Boadus-Garcia)
"Gathering IV", Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, Maine (curated by Duane Paluska)
"New Acquisitions", Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, Maine
"The Onward of Art", curated by Karen Wilkin, 1285 Avenue of the Americas Gallery, NYC
"An Ordinary Day, Seeing the Unseen”, Fernando Gallery, Hutchinson Center, University of Maine, Belfast, ME (curated by Terry Hire and Jaap Helder)
"Visible Histories", Abrons Art Center, NYC, (curated by Maxim Weintraub)
“Thru the Rabbit Hole”, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (curated by Rich Temperio)

 

2015

“Maine Fine Art Photography”, Kingman Gallery, Deer Isle, Maine

"Endless Entire", Five Myles Gallery, Brooklyn (curated by Rachel Nackman for American Abstract Artists)
"Celebrating Photography in Maine: Selections from the Bruce Brown Collection", curated by George Kinghorn and Bruce Brown,

University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor Maine

"Figuring Abstraction", Westbeth Gallery, New York City (curated by Olivia Beens and Jackie Lipton)

"Circle the Wagons - Sideshow Nation III", Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

 

2014

"21 and Counting - The Painting Center Turns 21", The Painting Center, NYC

"Art in Embassies", Embassy Residence, Doha, Qatar, U.S. Department of State

"Photographs by Women: Recent Additions to the Permanent Collection", Bates College Museum of Art, Olin Arts Center, Lewiston, ME

"Tradition and Excellence:The OMAA Permanent Collection",Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME

"Gallery Artists-Maine Fine Art Photographers", Kingman Gallery, Deer Isle, ME

"To Leo, A Tribute From the American Abstract Artists", Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

"Looking Back Six Years: Selected New Acquisitions", University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor, ME

"Recent Acquisitions and Selections from the Permanent Collection",University of New England Art Gallery, Portland, ME

"The Bad the Good the Beautiful the Ugly-Photography", Local Project, Long Island City, NY

"Women’s History Month - Prints" , Van Deb Editions, NYC

"Mark Fields, Forrest Old, Claire Seidl”, Red Filter Gallery at Twenty-Two Gallery, Philadelphia

 

2013

"Summer Gathering", Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (curated by Duane Paluska)

"I-95 Triennial", University of Maine Museum of Art, Bangor, ME (curated by George Kinghorn)

"Stone Canoe Number 7", Syracuse University, Community Folk Art Center, Syracuse, NY (curated by Amy Cheng)

 

2011

"Drawing the Line # 8, June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, ME

New York: Then and N"ow, Moscow Museum of Modern Art, Russia, (curated by Andrey Martynov)

 

2010 - "Photographing Maine: Ten Years Later, 2000-2009” Center for Maine Contemporary Art Biennial, Rockport, Maine (curated by Bruce Brown)

“Center for Maine Contemporary Art Biennial”, CMCA, Rockport, ME

"Women’s History Month Invitational - 6 Van Deb Artists and Their Guest Artists", Van Deb Editions, NYC (curated by Deborah Freedman and Marjorie Van Dyke)
"NYC: International Perspectives", Villa Icon, Bremen, Germany (curated by Andrey Martynov)

 

2009

Etching and Monotype Exhibition, The New York Society of Etchers, New York
2014 - Pyramida Centre for Contemporary Art, Haifa, Israel (curated by Samantha Rippner, Assoc. Curator, Dept. of Drawings and Prints, Metropolitan Museum of Art)
"NYC/International Perspectives Photography Exhibition", (traveling exhibitions) Krasnoyarsk Museum Center; Russian Museum of

Photography, Nizny Novgorod; and Novosibirsk State Art Museum, Russia (curated by Andrey Martynov)
"6th International Biennial of Contemporary Graphic Art", Novosibirsk State Art Museum, Russia (curated by Andrey Martynov)

"Streetscapes, Landscapes, Still Lives", Jan Larsen Art, New York City

"Black & White," June Fitzpatrick Gallery,Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

"American Contemporary Photography", Krasnoyarsk Museum Center for Culture & History, Krasnoyarsk, Russia (curated by Andrey Martynov)

 

2008

"Contemporary Maine Art: Forever Young,"Farnsworth Museum of Art, 60th Anniversary at Elan Gallery, Rockport, ME (curated by Suzette McAvoy)
"New Acquisitions 2008", Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
"Different Dimension: Contemporary International Photography", Novosibirsk State Art Museum, Vernisage, Omsk; Metenkov

Museum of Photography, Ekaterinburg, Russia, (curated by Andrey Martynov)

 

2007

"Altered Nature - Manipulated Photographs," Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
"Gallery Artists Group Show," Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (curated by Duane Paluska)
"Body Parts", Center for Maine Contemporary Art, June Fitzpatrick Gallery/Maine College of Art, Portland, ME

 

2006

"Black and White", Iaslos Fine Art, Stonington, ME
"New Acquisitions 2005", Portland Museum of Art,Portland, ME

"To Open Our Seventeenth Year," Gallery Artists, Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (curated by Duane Paluska)
"Conversations With Paint”, The Painting Center, New York City; Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery, Haverford College, Haverford, PA

 

2005

Andrews Gallery, The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA; Akus Gallery, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, CT (curated by Carrie Patterson
"Outside In: Eight Maine Photographers", Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME (curated by Bruce Brown)
"Deja Vu", Freedman Gallery, Albright College, Reading, PA (curated by Christopher Youngs)
"Swimmer", Waldoboro Windows, Photography Installation with Jessica Watson, Waldoboro, ME (curated by Scott Davis)
"Panel/Paper/Canvas", Rosenberg + Kaufman Gallery, NYC (curated by Stephen Rosenberg)

 

2004

"Nature Abstracted",The Painting Center, NYC (curated by Emily Berger)
"15th Anniversary Exhibition: Gallery Artists", Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME (curated by Duane Paluska)

 

2003

"Interior / Exterior: Five Perspectives on Landscape Photography", The Lamont Gallery, Philips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH (curated by Karen Burgess Smith)
"Celestial", The Work Space, NYC (curated by Lesley Heller)
"Gallery Artists", Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME
"Capital to the Mountain Counties", Maine Arts Commission, Blaine House, Augusta, ME

 

2002

"Toyland", Alsyia Duckler Gallery, Portland, OR (curated by Sean Elwood)
"Four Maine Treasure Troves", The Astrachan Collection, University of New England Gallery, Westbrook Campus, Portland, ME
"Intrepid", Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC (curated by Fran Kaufman)
"Eye of the Beholder", Fredericksburg Center for the Creative Arts, VA
"Fairy Tales – Photographs", Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC

 

2001

"Claire Seidl and Anna Marie Danenburg", a Ramona Studio, NYC
"Land, Photography", Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC
"Sun Signs", Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC

 

2000

“Photographs", NYC Ethan Cohen Fine Arts -

 

1999

"Spatial Relations - Photographs", Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC

 

1997

Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME

"Painting", Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC

 

1996

Icon Contemporary Art, Brunswick, ME

 

1995

"The Language of Art: Res Ipsa Loquitor", Art Initiatives, NYC
"Paint and Paper", Rosenberg + Kaufman Fine Art, NYC

 

1993

"The Tenth Summer", Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

 

1992

"Contemporary Abstraction", O'Farrell Gallery, Brunswick, Maine

"Works on Paper", Frick Gallery, Belfast, Maine

"Apocalypse and Resurrection", The Gallery Three Zero, NYC

 

1991

"Paper Trail", Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

"New Currents in Watercolor", The Noyes Museum, Oceanville, NJ

"Indiana Collects - Works on Paper by Contemporary Women Artists”, The Steven G. Conant Collection, Emison Art Ctr., DePauw Univ., IN

 

1990

"Arthur Cohen / Sharon Gold / Claire Seidl", Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

"The Painted Line", Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

 

1989

"Space, Scale, Structure", Ben Shahn Galleries, William Paterson College, NJ

"Artists at Hunter College", Voorhees Gallery, NYC

 

1988

"Contemporary Abstract Painting", Yeshiva University, NYC

"Soho Comes to Bethesda", Partners Gallery, Bethesda, MD

 

1987

"Waterworks, Lintas: Worldwide", Dag Hammarskjold Plaza, NYC

"Chandler / Lieberman / Seidl", Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

 

1986

"One and One: A Study of Scale", Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC
Recent Acquisitions, Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT

"Black, White and Gray", Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

 

1986

"Twentieth Anniversary Survey", McNay Art Museum, San Antonio, TX

"Holland Cotter", Art Now, NYC

 

1985

"Painting 1985", Pam Adler Gallery, NYC

"The Art of the 1970's and 1980's", Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT

"Passionate Abstraction", Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

"Four Painters", Wallace Wentworth Gallery, Washington D.C.

 

1984

Collectors Gallery, Columbus Museum, Columbus, OH
Avida Dollars Gallery, Milan, Italy
John Davis Gallery, Akron, OH
"Selections from Alumnae", Leubsdorf Gallery, Hunter College, NYC

 

1983

"New York - New Work", Newcastle Polytechnic, Newcastle, England (curated by Ellen Price)

John Davis Gallery, Akron, OH

"The Painting Show", Stephen Rosenberg Gallery, NYC

"Nature Transformed", Anderson Gallery, VA Commonwealth Univ., Richmond, VA

 

1982

"A Look Back - A Look Forward", Aldrich Museum, Ridgefield, CT

"Four New Painters", Soho Center for Visual Artists, NYC (curated by Larry Aldrich)

John Davis Gallery, Akron, OH

Biff Elrod / D. Jack Solomon / Claire Seidl, Root Art Center, Hamilton College, NY

 

1981

"Current Memories: Painters Who Use Their Dreams", Small WallsGallery, NYC

Haber Theodore Gallery, NYC

22 Wooster Gallery, NYC

 

1980

"Art in Public Spaces, Brooklyn Federal Courthouse, Brooklyn
"Ten Years of Ten Downtown", Arte Fiera, Bologna, Italy

 

1978

"Ten Downtown" - Artists Open Studios, NYC