Vincent Desiderio

Biography

General

  • The artist lives and works in Westchester County, New York.

  • 1983Four-Year Certificate, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

  • 1977BA, Fine Arts and Art History, Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania

  • 1977Accademia di Bell’Arte, Florence, Italy (through 1978)

  • 1955Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Awards

  • 1996Grand Prize, S.A.S. Prince Rainier III 30th Annual Show of Contemporary Art, Monte Carlo, Monaco

  • 1991Painting Grant, National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC, United States

  • 1987Painting Grant, National Endowment for the Arts, Washington, DC, United States

  • 1987Painting Grant, The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc., New York, New York, United States

  • 1985Rome Grant, Creative Artists Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

  • 1985Studio Award, P.S. 1, Queens, New York, United States

  • 1985Purchase Prize, Drawing National, Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York, United States

  • 1984Studio Award, P.S. 1, Queens, New York, United States

  • 1982Cresson Traveling Scholarship, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

Solo Exhibitions

  • 2014Vincent Desiderio: Reification, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2011Vincent Desiderio, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2009Vincent Desiderio: Studies and Works on Paper, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2008Vincent Desiderio, Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, United States.

  • 2008Vincent Desiderio, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2006Vincent Desiderio, Pinturas Recientes, Galería Marlborough, Madrid, Spain.

  • 2004Vincent Desiderio: Paintings, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2002Vincent Desiderio, Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery, Haverford College, Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 2002Vincent Desiderio: Oil on Paper, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1999Works on Paper, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1997Recent Paintings, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1993Vincent Desiderio, Very Special Arts Gallery, Washington, DC, United States.

  • 1993Recent Paintings, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1991Vincent Desiderio: The Power of Allegory, Center for the Visual Arts, Metropolitan State College of Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States.

  • 1990Vincent Desiderio, Lang and O'Hara Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1989Vincent Desiderio, Lang and O'Hara Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1988Vincent Desiderio, Greenville Country Museum of Art, Greenville, South Carolina, United States.

  • 1987Vincent Desiderio, Lang and O'Hara Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1986Vincent Desiderio, Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Group Exhibitions

  • 2013The Philadelphia Story, Asheville Art Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 2012 - 2013Four Visions/ Four Painters: Murray Dessner, Bruce Sammelson, Elizabeth Osborne, and Vincent Desiderio, Philip and Muriel Berman Museum of Art, Ursinus College, Collegeville , Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 2012Lufonauts, Ludwig Forum Aachen, Aachen, Germany.

  • 2011Summer Group Exhibition, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2011A Desert in the Ocean—The View From Cill Rialaig, Lesley Heller Workspace, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2011Summer Group Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2010Solemn and Sublime: Contemporary American Figurative Painting, Akus Gallery, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willimantic, Connecticut, United States.

  • 2009Works on Paper, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2009The Return of the Horse: Painting in the Ambivalent Present, Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 2009Summer Exhibition, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2009The Sketchbook Project, Art House Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia, United States. Traveled to 303 Grand Street, Brooklyn, New York; Art and Shelter Gallery, Los Angeles, California; Soulard Art Market, Saint Louis, Missouri; and Home Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.

  • 2009Summer Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2008Urban Organic, Projects Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 2008Summer Show, Marlborough Chelsea, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2007Summer Exhibition, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2007Painting and Sculpture, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2007Visions: Selections from the James T. Dyke Collection of Contemporary Drawings, Patty and Jay Baker Naples Museum of Art, Naples, Florida, United States.

  • 2006Post Malcolm Modern, The Forbes Galleries, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2006Summer Group Show, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2006New Old Masters, National Museum, Gdańsk, Poland.

  • 2005Works on Paper, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2005Then as Now, Sordoni Art Gallery, Wilkes University, Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 2004The Drawn Page, The Aldrich Contemporary Art Museum, Ridgefield, Connecticut, United States.

  • 2004Realism Now, Part II: Traditions and Departures, Mentors and Protégés, Vose Galleries, Boston, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 2003Modern and Contemporary Portraits, Forum Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2003The Perception of Appearance, Frye Art Museum, Seattle, Washington, United States.

  • 2003Transforming the Commonplace, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 2003Art History’s Heroes: The Masters of Contemporary Realism, Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 2001Summer Show, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 2000Déjà vu: Reworking the Past, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, New York, United States.

  • 1999Ex-Capillary, Allen Sheppard Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1998Collector's Show, Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, Arkansas, United States.

  • 1998Forma Y Figuración: Obras Maestras De La Colección Blake-Purnell, Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Bilbao, Spain.

  • 1997Queens Artists: Highlights of the 20th Century, Queens Museum of Art, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1997ART 1997 CHICAGO: 5th Annual Expo of International Galleries Featuring Modern and Contemporary Art, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois, United States.

  • 1997The Unbroken Line, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1996Body Language, Museum of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States.

  • 1996Contemporary Artists in New York, Edobori Gallery, Osaka, Japan.

  • 1996Reality Bites: Realism in Contemporary Art, Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri, United States.

  • 1996Heroic Painting, Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States. Traveled to Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, Florida; Queens Museum of Art, Queens, New York; Knoxville Museum of Art, Knoxville, Tennessee; Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio; Nevada Museum of Art, Reno, Nevada; Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, Mississippi; University Gallery, University of Massachusetts at Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts; and 30th Annual Show of Contemporary Art in Monte-Carlo, Monte-Carlo, Monaco.

  • 1996A Child's Work, Dru Arstark Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1995Portrait of Our Times, Revolution Gallery, Ferndale, Michigan, United States.

  • 1994Contemporary Artists in New York, Edobori Gallery, Osaka, Japana.

  • 1994The Seer, O’Hara Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1993The Anxious Salon: Narrative Content in Recent Figurative Painting, List Visual Arts Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States.

  • 1992On Paper, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1991Art on Paper, Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, North Carolina, United States.

  • 1991Strange Vistas/Imagined Histories/Revising Reality, Portland Art Museum, Portland, Oregon, United States.

  • 1991New Generations: New York, Miller Gallery at Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1991In the Looking Glass: Contemporary Narrative Painting, Mint Museum of Art, Charlotte, North Carolina, United States.

  • 1990Persistence of Vision, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1990American Art Today: The City, The Patricia & Phillip Frost Art Museum, Florida International University, Miami, Florida, United States.

  • 1990Polyptyques et Paravents: Un Siècle de Creation 1890-1990, Galerie Bellier, Paris, France.

  • 1989Works on Paper, Annina Nosei Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1989Kunst der Letzten 10 Jahre, Museum Moderner Kunst, Vienna, Austria.

  • 1988Visions/Revisions: Contemporary Representation, Marlborough Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1987Morality Tales: History Painting in the 1980’s, Independent Curators Incorporated, New York, New York, United States. Traveled to Grey Art Gallery, New York University, New York, New York; Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, California; Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, Massachusetts; Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, Connecticut; Lowe Art Museum at the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida; Goldie Paley Gallery, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; The Nasher Museum of Art at Duke University, Durham, North Carolina; Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska; and Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec, Quebec City, Canada.

  • 1987Summer Group Exhibition, Lang and O'Hara Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1986The Drawing National, The Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York, United States. Traveled to Sarah Moody Art Gallery, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama; The University of Arizona Museum of Art, Tucson, Arizona; Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden, Staten Island, New York; and New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, Connecticut.

  • 1986Small Format, Lang and O'Hara Gallery, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1985 P.S. 1, Queens, New York, United States.

  • 1985University Museum Invitational Exhibition, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1985Mass, New Museum, New York, New York, United States.

  • 1984 Creative Artists Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1984Disdain for False Authorities, Independent Exhibition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1984New Realism, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan, United States.

  • 1983Untitled, 1983, Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 198210 Philadelphia Area Artists, Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1982 Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1981Emerging Artists, Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

  • 1979 Philadelphia College of Performing Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States.

Public Collections

  • Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

  • Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

  • Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Gallery, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

  • Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, Alabama, United States

  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, New York, United States

  • Galerie Sammlung Ludwig, Aachen, Germany

  • Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, Missouri, United States

  • Indiana University Museum of Art, Indiana, Pennsylvania, United States

  • Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, United States

  • Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York, United States

  • Greenville County Museum of Art, Greenville, South Carolina, United States

  • Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, New York, United States

Catalogues and Monographs

  • 2011Marlborough Inc.. Vincent Desiderio: Recent Paintings. New York: Marlborough Chelsea.

  • 2009Marlborough Inc.. Vincent Desiderio: Studies and Works on Paper. New York: Marlborough Gallery.

  • 2009Marlborough Inc.. Vincent Desiderio. New York: Marlborough Chelsea.

  • 2008Marlborough Gallery. Vincent Desiderio: Recent Paintings. New York: Marlborough Gallery.

  • 2008Jaffe-Friede Gallery. Vincent Desiderio: Selected Works. Hannover, NH: Jaffe-Friede Gallery, Hopkins Center, Dartmouth College.

  • 2006Kuspit, Donald. New Old Masters. Gdańsk, Poland: National Museum.

  • 2005Bradway, Todd, ed. Vincent Desiderio: Paintings 1975-2005. New York: Marlborough Gallery and Distributed Art Publishers, Inc..

  • 1997Marlborough Gallery. Vincent Desiderio: Recent Paintings. New York: Marlborough Gallery.

  • 1995Hunter, Sam. Vincent Desiderio: The Damaged Legacy. Washington, DC: Very Special Gallery.

  • 1989Marlborough Gallery. Vincent Desiderio. New York: Lang and O'Hara Gallery.

Bibliography

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  • 2014Seed, John. "Vincent Desiderio: Painter and Theorist." The Huffington Post, January 27, 2014

  • 2014Staff Writer. "Exhibition of new paintings by the American artist, Vincent Desiderio opens at Marlborough Gallery." ArtDaily, January 15, 2014

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  • 2012Baker, Brett. "Painters' Table: 21 Great Painting Posts from 2011." The Huffington Post, January 01, 2012

  • 2012Okamoto, Sandra. "CSU to create Bo Bartlett Center." Columbus Ledger-Enquirer, April 16, 2012

  • 2012Reyes, Alexandra. "Art and Sensibility: An Interview with Vincent Desiderio." Out of Order, April 01, 2012

  • 2011Aguirre, Abby. "Asked & Answered: Lawrence Weschler." T Magazine, November 16, 2011

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  • 2011Anonymous. "Vincent Desiderio." Time Out New York, September 08, 2011

  • 2011Anonymous. "Week In Review." Dear Chelsea, September 23, 2011

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  • 2011Sargeant, Anne-Maree. "ART :: Vincent Desiderio." The SNAP Assembly, July 25, 2011

  • 2011Soy, Jason. "Modern Realist Masterpieces." Trend Hunter, July 25, 2011

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  • 2009Kuspit, Donald. "Vincent Desiderio: Marlborough Chelsea." Artforum, February, vol. 47, no. 6, p. 194

  • 2009Newhall, Edith. "Galleries: Irresistible search for clues linking students and teachers." The Philadelphia Inquirer, July 05, 2009

  • 2008Frostenson, Sarah. "Resident Desiderio paints absurd, reality." The Dartmouth, January 28, 2008

  • 2008Hinds, Katherine, ed. The Martin Margulies Collection: Painting and Sculpture. Miami: The Martin Margulies Foundation, 2008, pp. 82-83

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  • 2006Barbatán, Marcos-Ricardo. "La celebración de la técnica." El Mundo, October 25, 2006, p. 15

  • 2006Berruguete, Ana. "Al Límite." El Duende de Madrid, October 15, 2006, p. 58

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  • 2002Anonymous. "Stitch and Pixel." Tate Magazine September/October, pp. 42-47

  • 2002Donohoe, Victoria. "He Takes the Risk of Realism." The Philadelphia Inquirer, June 09, 2002

  • 2002Golden, Jane et al. Philadelphia Murals and the Stories They Tell. Philadelphia: Temple University Press, 2002 pp. 82, 100

  • 2002Sozanski, Edward. "Layered Allegories and Symbolic Puzzles." The Philadelphia Inquirer, August 16, 2002

  • 2001Wallace, Nathaniel. "Vertical Slumber, the Hypnoglyph, and the Outs and Ins of the Postmodern." Comparative Literature, Vol. 53, No. 3, Summer, pp. 233-259

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  • 1998Anonymous. "El Museo Guggenheim presenta la colección Blake-Purnell." El Punto de las Artes, May 15, 1998, p. 21

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  • 1997Humphrey, Jacqueline. "Exhibit of Paintings Evokes Heroism 101." Greensboro News and Record, March 01, 1997

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  • 1997Zimmerman, David. "Heroism Reconsidered." Art and Antiques, February 01, 1998, pp. 81-82

  • 1996Altmann, Frédéric. "L’Américain Vincent Desiderio Couronné." Nice-Matin, May 12, 1996

  • 1996Anonymous. "Foundation Prince-Pierre: le verdict." Nice-Matin, May 08, 1996

  • 1996Anonymous. "Remise du Prix d’art Contemporain." Nice-Matin, July 01, 1996

  • 1996Bass, Ruth. "Realism: When a Rose is a Rose." ARTnews vol. 95, no. 2, February, pp. 93-94

  • 1996Bouillot, Roger. "Le XXXe: Prix international d'Art contemporain de Monte-Carlo." L'Oeil no. 481, July/August, p. 33

  • 1996Bumgardner, Ed. "Heroic Gestures." Winston-Salem Journal, February 04, 1996 pp. El, E2

  • 1996Cruysmans, Phillipe. "Dix artistes couronnés à Monaco." Le Figaro, May 14, 1996

  • 1996Firestone, Evan R. "The Death of Moby Dick: Vincent Desiderio’s ‘The Progress of Self Love'." American Art, June 01, 1996. illustrated, p. 1 Vol. 10, No. 2, Summer, pp. 8-27

  • 1996Hinson, Mark. "A Quick Course in ‘Body Language’." Tallahassee Democrat, November 15, 1996 p. D23

  • 1996Kimmelman, Michael. "History Painting: Yes, Those Enormous Canvases." The New York Times, August 30, 1996 p. C27

  • 1996Lamonthe, Nicole. "Du côte des Galeries." Les Petites Affiches, May 31, 1996

  • 1996Patterson, Tom. "SECCA exhibit turns heroism on its ear." The Charlotte Observer, March 17, 1996 p. F2

  • 1996Patterson, Tom. "The Style May Be Heroic, But the Message Is Strongly Anti-." Winston-Salem Journal, February 11, 1996

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  • 1989Hunter, Sam. "A Latter-Day Humanist." Elle, Vol. 4, No. 8, April, p. 64

  • 1989Pearl, Jed. "In the Galleries." Art and Antiques, September 01, 1989, p. 36

  • 1988Smith, Paul. "Vincent Desiderio at Lang and O’Hara." Art in America, June 01, 1988, pp. 163-164

  • 1987Brenson, Michael. "Art: 1980’s History on Canvas, in ‘Morality Tales’." The New York Times, September 01, 1987

  • 1987Brenson, Michael. "Art: Narrative Works of Vincent Desiderio." The New York Times, December 04, 1987

  • 1987Larson, Kay. "Shrinking History." New York Magazine, October 05, 1987, pp. 101-102

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  • 1985Brenson, Michael. "P.S. 1 Show of 35 Younger Painters." The New York Times, December 06, 1985

  • 1985Chayat, Sherry. "Everson Takes a Rare Look at the Direction of Drawing." Syracuse Herald Journal, November 07, 1985

  • 1985Chayat, Sherry. "Imagery Marks Drawing National’s Massive Works." Syracuse Herald Journal, December 01, 1985

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