Resume

Lois Dodd was born in Montclair, New Jersey in 1927. From 1945 to 1948 she attended The Cooper Union in New York. In 1952 she was one of five artists to establish the cooperative Tanager Gallery, where she exhibited until 1962. From 1971 to 1992 Dodd taught at Brooklyn College, and has, since 1980, served on the Board of Governors of the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. She is an elected member of the American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters and of the National Academy of Design.

 

One-Person Exhibitions

2003
Windows and Doorways, Alexandre Gallery, New York, NY
Selected Small Paintings, Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland, ME

2002
List Gallery, Swarthmore College, Swarthmore, PA

2001
Kingsborough Community College, Brooklyn, NY
Women at Work, Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland, ME
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY
Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT

2000
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY

1999
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY
Eclipse & Other Night Paintings, Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland, ME

1997
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY

1996
25 Years of Painting: Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ;
Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME; Trenton City Museum, Trenton, NJ; Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY

1995
Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland, ME

1994
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY
Painter’s Painting, Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland, ME

1993
Roundtop Center for the Arts, Damariscotta, ME

1992
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY
Views of Windows & Doors, Rider College Gallery, Lawrenceville, NJ

1990
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY
Caldbeck Gallery, Rockland, ME
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

1988
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY

1987
Anne Weber Gallery, Georgetown, ME

1986
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY

1984
Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

1983
Cape Split Place, Addison, ME

1982
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY

1981
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, NJ

1980
Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, CT
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY

1979
Selected Paintings 1969-1979, Cape Split Place, Addison, ME

1978
Fischbach Gallery, New York, NY

1977
Colby College, Waterville, ME
Cape Split Place, Addison, ME

1976
Green Mountain Gallery, New York, NY

1974
Green Mountain Gallery, New York, NY

1973
Thomas College, Waterville, ME

1971
Green Mountain Gallery, New York, NY

1970
Green Mountain Gallery, New York, NY

1969
Green Mountain Gallery, New York, NY

1962
Tanager Gallery, New York, NY

1961
Tanager Gallery, New York, NY

1958
Tanager Gallery, New York, NY

1957
Tanager Gallery, New York, NY

1954
Tanager Gallery, New York, NY

Grants and Awards

1991
American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, Hassam, Speicher, Betts and Symons Purchase Prize

1990
National Academy of Design—Henry Ward Ranger Purchase Award

1987
Cooper Union Distinguished Alumni Citation

1987
National Academy of Design—Leonilda S. Gervas Award

1986
American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters Award

1971
Ingram Merrill Foundation Grant

1962
Longview Foundation Purchase Award

1959-1960
Italian Government Study Grant

1962
Longview Foundation Purchase Award

1959–60
Italian Government Study Grant

Selected Public Collections

American Telephone and Telegraph, New York, NY
Brooklyn College of CUNY, Brooklyn, NY
Bryn Mawr College Drawing Collection, PA
JP Morgan Chase Collection, New York, NY
Colby College Museum, Waterville, ME
Commerce Bancshares, Inc., Kansas City, MO
Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York, NY
Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME
First National City Bank, New York, NY
Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, NH
Kalamazoo Art Center, Kalamazoo, MI
Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, New York, NY
Museo dell’Arte, Udine, Italy
National Academy of Design, New York, NY
R.J. Reynolds Industries, Winston-Salem, NC
Readers Digest, Pleasantville, NY
Security Pacific National Bank, CA
Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MI
The Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME
Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT
Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY