Stuart Netsky
Biography
1955                  Born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1974 - 1977       Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, B.S. in Design
1984 - 1986       Philadelphia College of Art, PA, M.A. in Sculpture/Art Education
1988 - 1990       Tyler School of Art, Elkins Park, PA, MFA in Sculpture
1998 - Present    Adjunct Assistant Professor, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1997 - Present    Adjunct Assistant Professor, Philadelphia University, Philadelphia, PA
1986 - 2002       Adjunct Assistant Professor, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2015            Sirens, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2013            A Leopard Doesn’t Change Her Spots, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA                          
2007            Smoke and Mirrors, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2006            Stuart Netsky New Paintings, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA    
                    Imitation of Life, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2003            Now Voyager, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2002            Beyond the Forest, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
2000            Richard Anderson Fine Arts, New York, NY
1999            About Painting, Larry Becker Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
                    Mile-Long Drawing, Grand Arts, Kansas City, Missouri
1997            Central Fine Arts, New York, NY
1995            Larry Becker Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
                    Lipton/Owens, New York, NY
1994            Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
1993            Stuart Netsky: Time Flies, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia.
                    Stuart Netsky: Office Focus Exhibition, Larry Becker Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
                    Day Without Art, Window on Broad Street, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1992            Shams, (collaboration with Virgil Marti), The Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia, PA
                    Challenge Exhibition #5, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA 
1991            New Work, Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
1990            Ash Trays and Candy Dishes, M.F.A. Show, Temple Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1989            Appropriate, Christina McCabe, New York, NY
1988            Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
                    Space 2B, Gas Station, 2nd Street and Avenue B, New York, NY

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2016            Circa 1995, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2015            Art Miami, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2014            Art Miami, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2013            Art Miami, Bridgette Mayer Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2004            Vanity and Industry, Hicks Art Center Gallery, Newtown, PA
2003            Mind Over Matter: Reworking Women’s Work, Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM
                    Show, Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
                    Influence, Anxiety, and Gratitude, List Visual Arts Center, M.I.T., Cambridge, MA
2002            Transcendent & Unrepentant, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA 
2001            Sight/Site: Objects Subject to Change, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
2000            Reenactment/Rapprochement, Chester Springs Studio, Chester Springs, PA
                    Man-Made, Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, PA
                    Walter/McBean Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
1999            Sticker Shock, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
                    Full Scale, Locks Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1998            Twenty Philadelphia Artists, Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA
                    Pop Abstraction, Museum of American Art, The Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1997            Patterns of Excess, Beaver College Art Gallery, Glenside, PA
1996            New Acquisitions, Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Johnstown, PA
                    Brenda and Other Stories, Walsall Museum and Art Galley, Walsall, England
                    Model Home, Clocktower Gallery, New York, NY 
1995            Faggots: A Communique from North America, Fundacion Rojas, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina 
1994            Stonewall Show, White Columns, New York, NY
                    Fourteen at Fifty-Five, 55 Mercer Street Gallery, New York, NY
                    10” x 10” x 10” (An Exhibition of Three Dimensional Multiples), TZ’ Art & Co., New York, NY
1993            Southern Exposure at Project Artaud, (Shams, collaboration with Virgil Marti), San Francisco, CA
                    Outside Possibilities ‘93, The Rushmore Festival, Woodbury, NY
                    A Few Fey Things, (collaboration with Virgil Marti), White Columns, New York, NY
                    Fiber Fireworks, Gallery at the Gershman YM & YWHA, Philadelphia, PA
                    Works on Paper, Beaver College Gallery, Glenside, PA
                    The Artist as Activist, Milton Rhodes Gallery, Sawtooth Center for Visual Art, Winston-Salem, NC
                    Currents ’93: Dress Codes, (Shams, collaboration with Virgil Marti), Institute of Contemporary Art, Boston, MA
1992            Not Working in L.A., Nomadic Site, Pasadena, CA
                    The Temporal Image, and A Farewell to Frills (collaboration with Virgil Marti), Momenta Art at the S.S. White                         Building, Philadelphia, PA
                    Works on Paper, Beaver College Gallery, Glenside, PA
                    GALA ’92, Gay and Lesbian Artists at Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA
                    Utopia/Dystopia, 67th Annual Competition: Prints, The Print Club, Philadelphia, PA
                    Energy Made Visible, Larry Becker Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
1991            Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
                    Good Housekeeping: Paintings and Sculpture for Living, Levy Gallery for the Arts, Moore College of Art and                           Design, Philadelphia, PA
                    Philadelphia Juvenilia: The Art of Future Past, Levy Gallery for the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
                    Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, PA
1990            GALA ’90, Gay and Lesbian Artists at Vox Populi, Philadelphia, PA
                    Material Concepts, Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art at Levy Gallery for the Arts, Moore College of Art and                           Design, Philadelphia, PA
                    Studio Show, Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
                    The Print Club, Philadelphia, PA
                    Substitutions, Momenta, Philadelphia
                    Nexus Steps Over Jesse Helms into the ‘90’s, Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
1989            Heart On/Heart Off, Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
                    Second Thought, Momenta, Philadelphia, PA.
                    The Night Show, Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
1988            Installations, Momenta, Philadelphia, PA
                    Eight Artists, Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
1987            size isn’t everything, Nexus Foundation for Today’s Art, Philadelphia, PA
1984            Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
GRANTS
1995            Pew Fellowship in the Arts


SELECTED MUSEUM COLLECTIONS:

                    Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA

                    Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Scranton, PA

                    Johnson and Johnson, New Brunswick, New Jersey

                    Woodmere Art Museum, Chestnut Hill, PA

                    The Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, Rutgers, New Jersey


Stuart Netsky was recently commissioned to create a work for The Family Court House, Philadelphia, PA

STUART NETSKY

Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker