SUSANNA COFFEY, F.H. Sellers Professor in Painting at The School of The Art Institute of Chicago. BFA, 1977, University of CT, Storrs; MFA 1982, Yale School of Art. Selected Exhibitions: The Valerie Carberry Gallery, Chicago IL; Alpha Gallery, Boston; Steven Harvey Projects, NYC, The National Academy Museum, NYC, Isabel Ignacio Gallery, Seville SP; Tibor De Nagy Gallery, NYC; The New Bedford Museum of Art; The Kwanju Biennale, Korea; The Weatherspoon Art Museum, Greensboro NC; The American Academy of Arts and Letters, NYC; Pi 37 Gallery, Athens GR; National Museum of Contemporary Art, Thessaloniki Greece, National Portrait Gallery, D.C.; Selected Bibliography: The New York Times, The Boston Globe, The Chicago Tribune, Art Journal, Art in America, Art News, The Sienese Shredder; Selected Collections: The Art Institute of Chicago, The Indianapolis Museum of Art, The Akron Museum of Art, The Boston Museum of Fine Arts, The Weatherspoon Art Museum, The National Academy Museum, The Honolulu Academy of Art, The Minneapolis Museum of Art; Selected Awards: National Endowment for the Arts, Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, The John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation Fellowship, Residency at The Rockefeller Foundation Bellagio Center, The Marie Walsh Sharpe Foundation Studio Program Award. Lives and works in New York City.
Upcoming Exhibition January 31 – May 5, 2013: Susanna Coffey will be exhibiting at The Annual: 2013, a tradition at the National Academy Museum since its founding in 1826, the exhibition includes work by recently elected Academy members and highlights their important contribution to American culture. The National Academy Museum is located at 1083 5th Ave at 89th Street, New York, NY 10128.