Paul Shapiro

 

Education

1957-58

Northeastern University, Boston, MA

1959-62

School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

 

 


Current Gallery

G F Contemporary

707 Canyon Rd
Santa Fe, NM 87501-2723
(505) 983-3707


Solo Exhibitions

2010       

GF Contemporary

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Survey Exhibition of paintings

2008

Zane Bennett Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Survey of abstract paintings 1990-2008

2006

Zane Bennett Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

Quantumscapes

2003

ACA Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

2002

Ira Wolk Gallery

St. Helena, California

 

2001

Texas Street Gallery

Marfa, Texas

 

2000

Whelan Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1997

Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery          

New York, New York

 

 

Palance Wilding Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1996

Cline Fine Art Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1995

Stein Gallery,

St. Louis, Missouri

 

1994

Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery

New York, New York

 

1993

Cline Fine Art Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1992

Cline Fine Art Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1992

Cafe Gallery

Albuquerque, New Mexico

 

1991

Lannon Cole Gallery

Chicago, Illinois

 

 

Sena Galleries

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1990

Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery

New York, New York

 

 

Lone Pine Gallery

Irvine, California

 

1989

Sena West

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1988

Marilyn Butler Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1987

Marilyn Butler Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1986

Janus Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1985

C.G. Rein Gallery

Scottsdale, Arizona

 

1984

C.G. Rein Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

 

C.G. Rein Gallery

Houston, Texas

 

1983

C.G. Rein Gallery

Santa Fe, New Mexico

 

1982

Hotel Meridian

Boston, Massachusetts

 

 

Gallery Naga

Boston, Massachusetts

 

1980

Gallery Naga

Boston, Massachusetts

 

1979

Pine Manor Junior College

Newton, Massachusetts

 

1978

Gallery Naga

Boston, Massachusetts

 

1975

Manchester Institute of Art

Manchester, New Hampshire

 

1975

LaSalle Junior College

Newton, Massachusetts

 

1974

The Point Gallery

Kettery Maine

 

1971

LaSalle Junior College

Newton, Massachusetts

 

1964

Nexus Gallery

Boston, Massachusetts

 

1963

St. John's Academy

Exeter, New Hampshire

 

1961

Brookline Public Library

Brookline, Massachusetts

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2006

Art and Infinity. Santa Fe Community College, Curated by Jon Carver.       

Santa Fe, NM.

1992

American Realism Figurative Painting. Cline Fine Art.

.Santa Fe, NM.

1992,91

Untitled Show. Galerie Roswitha Benkert.

Zurich, Switzerland

1991

Bodywork. Fort Worth Art Expo,

Fort Worth, TX.

1990,89,88       

Los Angeles Art Expo

Los Angeles, CA.

1989

Art in the Embassies Program

Copenhagen, Denmark

1988

Golem! Danger, Deliverance & Art. The Jewish Museum.

New York, NY.

 

Selection í88. College of Santa Fe.

Santa Fe, NM

1987

New Mexico í87. Museum of Fine Arts.

Santa Fe, NM.

 

The Erotic Show. Shidoni Gallery.

Santa Fe, NM.

1986

The Extended Line. Museum of Fine Arts.

 Santa Fe, NM.

1984,82

Invitational. Santa Fe Festival of the Arts.

Santa Fe, NM

1980

New England Realists, Northeastern University.

Boston, MA

1978

DeCordova Museum Collects New England Art

Lincoln, MA

1975

Color Show, Boston Visual Arts Union

Boston, MA

1965,63

New England Contemporary Art Today

Boston, MA

 

Awards

2012 Recipient of New Mexico Governor's award for Excellence in the Arts.


Selected Collections

Jack Nicholson
Swope Museum, Terre Haute, IND
Mrs. Walter Ford
Rose Art Museum, Waltham, MA
Mr. & Mrs. John Marion
Neutrogena Corp., Los Angeles, CA
Mr. & Mrs. Gerald Peters, Santa Fe, NM
Cybermation Corp., Cambridge, MA
Mr. & Mrs. Selig Burrows, New York, NY
Iteco Corp., Framingham, MA
Dean Stockwell
AT&T, Chicago, IL
Mr. & Mrs. Tom Maeders, Santa Fe, NM
DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
Russell Banks
University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA
Jesuit Preparatory College, Dallas, TX
Nissho Iwai Trading Corp., New York, NY
Mountain Bell, Denver, CO
Brown-Foreman, Louisville, KY
Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM
Albuquerque Museum,Albuquerque,NM
Many Private Collections in the U.S.


Artist Book

21 by Paul Shapiro: Limited edition artist book consisting of 21 black and white abstract calligraphic images


Selected Articles on Paul Shapiro

In The Santa Fe Studio of Artist/Musician Paul Shapiro       

Charles Giuliano

www.bigredandshiny.com

Paul Shapiro: A Survey of Paintings, 1990-2008

Richard Tobin

THE Magazine. November 2008.

Creative Trinity: Art,Science and Spirit

Nancy Zimmerman       

Trend Magazine. Summer 2006.

Paul Shapiro: Quantumscapes

Jon Carver

THE Magazine. September 2006.

Interview with Paul Shapiro

 

THE Magazine. July 2006.

Acrylics and Alchemy

Dottie Indyke

Focus/Santa Fe June/July 2006.

QuantumScapes Catalog

John Carver 

Zane Bennett Gallery. Santa Fe, NM.  2006.

Interview with Paul Shapiro

 

THE Magazine. July 2000.

Paul Shapiro Catalog, Artist as Explorer

Sandra DíEmilio

Cline Fine Art. Santa Fe, NM.1992.

Cover

 

N.Y.C., Winter 1995

Paul Shapiro

Diane Armitrage

THE Magazine. August 1993.

.Paul Shapiro

Dean Balsamo

Pasatiempo magazine: Santa Fe New Mexican. July 23, 1993.

A Sense of Something There

Sandra DíEmilio

Focus/Santa Fe. January-March 1993,

Cover Story

 

Arts Advocate. July, 1991.

Fall Finds

 

Arts & Antiques, September, 1986.

Paul Shapiro Catalogue.

John Lash

Janus Gallery. Santa Fe, NM. September 1986.

Paul Shapiro

 

Arizona Arts & Lifestyle, April 1985

Cover Story

 

Santa Fean Magazine. June 1985.

The Expressionist Landscapes of Paul Shapiro

Mary Carroll Nelson

American Artist. December 1985.

 

Book Inclusions

New Mexico Artist at Work by Dana Newmann and Jack Parsons,museum of New Mexico
Press,2005
The History of Printmaking in New Mexico by Clinton Adams,University of New Mexico
Press,1990


Travel

2006
Berlin

2001
Venice, Rome, Florence, Bologna

1998
Berlin,Munich,Venice

1993
Munich, Germany

1989
Berlin, Germany

1982
Moves from Boston to Santa Fe

1992
Munich, Germany, Studies Blue Rider painters

1981
Painted in New Mexico

1978
Painted in New Mexico and Arizona

1977
Painted in New Mexico

1970
Studies museums in Paris and moves to Crete to paint


Teaching Experience

1969-1980
Senior Lecturer
Northeastern University, University College
Focus: Painting, drawing and design.

1980
Instructor

Cambridge Adult Education, Cambridge, MA
Focus: Drawing and painting.

1975-1977
Instructor
Manchester Institute of Art, Manchester, NH
Focus: Painting and design.

1967-1970
Instructor
Vesper George School of Art

1968-1969
Instructor
Brookline High School Adult Education, Brookline, MA
Focus: Painting and art history.

Governor's Art Award 2010 New Mexico