Ken Kewley

Ken Kewley

Born April 20, 1953


Ken Kewley: New Studio Paintings. Rothschild Fine Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
Ken Kewley: Works on Paper. Portland Community College, Portland, OR
Ken Kewley: Painting, Drawings, Collages. University of Tulsa, Tulsa, OK
Washington Studio School, Washington, DC
Hendrix College, Conway, Arkansas
Recent Landscapes, Three Pines Studio, Cross Village, MI
Paintings and Collages, Present and Past, Rothschild Fine Art, Tel Aviv
Recent Dressing Room Paintings and Drawings, Three Pines Studio, Cross Village, MI
Ken Kewley: Paintings and Collages, Kunst 11 Zurich                                                                                                                                                               Ken Kewley: Paintings and Collages 2000-2010, Rothschild Fine Art, Tel Aviv, Israel
2010                                                                                                                                                              very small and very recent paintings, LaDuca Gallery, Easton, PA                                                                                                                                                                                    Ken Kewley, University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, AR 
2008                                                                                                                                                               Ken Kewley: Very New Landscapes of Easton, PA, Jerusalem Studio School, Israel
Ken Kewley: Collage & Painting, Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Collages, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York
Barton-Ryan Gallery, Boston, MA
One Hundred Figure Paintings, Ansonia Window Show, New York
Scott White Gallery (a.k.a. SOMA Gallery), La Jolla, CA                                                                               
Hackett/Freedman Gallery (a.k.a. Contemporary Realist Gallery), San Francisco, CA                                         Scott White Gallery (a.k.a. SOMA Gallery),  Project Room,  San Diego, CA
1976                                                                                                                                                            Abstractions, Collage of Creative Studies, University of California at Santa Barbara, CA


Shape Play. Tiger Strikes Asteroid, Philadelphia, PA
Bettina Nelson & Ken Kewley. Washington Studio School, Washington, DC
Lilies, Figs and Follies: Contemporary Still Life. Cerulean Arts, Philadelphia, PA
A Fine Arrangement: The Art of Still Life. Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Boom. Easton, PA
Black and White, Photographs and Drawings: Bill Schwab and Ken Kewley, Three Pines Studio, Cross Village, MI (June 2014).
Women in Interiors, Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
The Gorgeous Nothings, Three Pines Studio, Cross Village, MI
Paper Works, Gross McCleaf Gallery, Philadelphia
Color: Imagined and Observed, Andrews Gallery, College of William and Mary
Certain Densities, George Caleb Bingham Gallery, University of Missouri, MO
Edge vs. Line, Grossman Gallery, Lafayette College
Stuart Shils & Ken Kewley, Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, Truro, MA
Small is Big, Five Painters, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Remix: Selections from the International Collage Center, Katonah Museum of Art, NY, Ewing Gallery of Art and Architecture, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN, Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, Missouri, Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, PA
Rothschild Fine Arts, Kunst12Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Social Friends, Thomas Dean Fine Arts, Atlanta, Georgia
Bound/Unbound, Fairleigh Dickinson, New Jersey
Five New Dressing Room Paintings, SHFAP, New York, NY
meta-decorative, Steven Harvey Fine Art Projects, Scope - New York
The Annual 2012, National Academy Museum, New York, NY
Search the Surface (four abstract artist), Cedar Crest College, Allentown, PA
Pennsylvania Seen – Southeast Landscapes, Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA 
Shipped and Shaped, Andrews Gallery, The College of William and Mary, VA                                                                                                                                                        
Flirting with Abstraction, Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Collage Perspectives (5 collage artists), List Gallery, Swarthmore College, PA
2008                                                                                                                                                                Ken Kewley / John Goodrich, Armstrong – Hipkins Center for the Arts, Blair Academy, Blairstown, NJ                                                                    
Inaugural Exhibition, Rothschild Fine Art, Tel Aviv, Israel                                                                         The Culture of Collage, Zoller Gallery, Penn State, State College, PA                                                               Genova Meets Easton, Genova, Italy
Anniversary: Ten Years of Gallery Art and Artists, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York                                               Three Artist: Raphael Soyer, William Gothhard, Ken Kewley,  eDavid gallery, Bethlehem, PA                                                                                                                      In Context collage + abstraction, Pavel Zoubok Gallery, New York
2006                                                                                                                                                                 Just Desserts – Ken Kewley/Lori Larusso, Brickwalk Fine Art, West Hartford, CT                                                                                                      After Images: Ken Kewley/Isadore LaDuca, Connexion Gallery, Easton, PA
Tabletop Arenas, Zeuxis: An Association of Still Life Painters, Colby College Museum of Art, Waterville, ME; traveled to: Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York; The Art Gallery, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH; Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery, Haverford College, Haverford, PA; Ohr-O'Keefe Museum of Art, Biloxi, MS
Intimate Purlieus: The Diminutive Landscape and Contemporary Art, The Palmer Museum, University Park, PA
Five in Collage, Lori Bookstein Fine Art, New York
Power of the Seen: Eleven Painters Work From Life, The Painting Center, New York
Hackett-Freedman Gallery Artists, Shasta College Art Gallery, Redding, CA
National Academy of Design, New York, 173rd Annual Exhibition
Landscapes, Mangel Gallery, Philadelphia, Still Lifes, Mangel Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
The History of Yosemite Park in Paintings, Yosemite Museum, CA
New Bay Area Painting, Hackett/Freedman Gallery, San Francisco, CA                                                             
Summer/Landscapes, The Gallery, Three Zero, New York
People II, The Gallery, Three Zero, New York
New Generation, Elaine Benson Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY
National Academy of Design, New York, 167th Annual Exhibition

Newhall, Edith. Painterly Collages. The Inquirer, Philadelphia, November 27, 2011
Meier, Philipp, Review of Kunst 11 Zurich, Neue Zurcher Zeitung, November 17, 2011
Burg, Avital. Interview, Haaretz (Tel Aviv), January 16, 2011.
Grossman, Ruth. Review, Haaretz (Tel Aviv), March 1, 2011
Thornton, John R. Collage Perspective                                                                                                                                                   Goldfine, Gil.  “The Challenge of Realism,” The Jerusalem Press: July 31, 2008                                                                                                                                                     Mullarkey, Maureen.  “On Board,”  The New York Sun, July 19, 2007                                                      Mullarkey, Maureen. “Abstract Jewels of Modernism,” The New York Sun, June 7, 2007                                Lima , Jackie. Collage and Painting, (essay on the Lafayette exhibition, published on my website)  2007                                                                                                                       Gehman, Geoff.  The Morning Call (review) February 2007
Gelber, Eric. (review), October 2005
Naves, Mario. “Renoir Redeemed,” The New York Observer, October 17, 2005
Smith, Roberta. The New York Times (review), April 8, 2005                                                                  Mullarkey, Maureen. The New York Sun, September 15, 2005                                                                   Haggerty, Gerard. Artnews (review), December, 2005
Mullarkey, Maureen. “Gallery Going,” The New York Sun, April 29, 2004
Naves, Mario. “Still-life Association Zeuxis Communes With the Inanimate,” The New York Observer,  July 19, 2004
Collischan, Judith. ARTnews (review), May, 2002
Siegel, Lee. “Five in Collage” (catalog essay) 2002

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Philadelphia, PA
Tulsa University, Tulsa, OK
Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, CT
Washington Studio School, Washington, DC
Hendrix College, Arkansas
University of Arkansas at Fort Smith, Fort Smith, AR
Three Pines Studios, Cross Village, PA
Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, Truro, MA
University of Indiana, Bloomington, IN
Art Armory Center, West Palm Beach, FL
MICA, Baltimore, Maryland
Lafayette College, Easton, PA
Jerusalem Studio School, Jerusalem, Israel
Jerusalem Studio School Summer Italy Program
Hollins University, Roanoke, VA
Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA
Regional Art Museum of Fort Smith, AR                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Warren County Library, New Jersey                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Pratt Art Institute, New York , NY                                    
National Academy of Design, New York, NY

2012 Artist of the Year, Artist Community of Easton (ACE), Easton, PA
Artist-in-Residency 1988, Yosemite National Park, CA
Woodmere Art Museum, Philadelphia, PA
International Collage Center, Milton, PA/New York, NY
San Francisco Arts Commission
Yosemite National Parks Museum, Yosemite, CA                                                                                                           Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, PA                                                                                               University of Arkansas,  Fort Smith, AR
Hendrix College, Conway, AR

EDUCATION                                                                                                                                                           Night watch, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY (1981-1991)
University of California at Santa Barbara, College of Creative Studies, B.A. in Art 1976