CURRICULUM VITAE


Born: Berlin, Germany
Certificate of Meisterschüler ("Masterpupil," MFA equivalent), Academy of Art
    (Akademie für bildende Künste; now Universität der Künste Berlin), Berlin, Germany
Bachelor of Fine Arts, Academy of Art, Berlin, Germany
Major: Theater Costume Design
Assistant Designer, Fashion House Lindenstaet und Bretschneider, Berlin, Germany

 

In the U.S.

 

Fashion Designer (one year)
Editorial Illustrator: New York Times, Esquire, Vogue, Harpers Bazaar, Visa, Mademoiselle and others,
    including book covers and advertising
Teaching: Full-time faculty at Parsons The New School of Design (now retired)
    Taught a wide range of art-related subjects: Anatomy, figure drawing, perspective, value drawing, etc.
Also taught at Pratt Institute and Fashion Institute of Technology
Switched to fine art
Presently a draftsman, painter, collagist, and sculptor
Working and living in New York City

 

Shows and Exhibitions

 

2013   "Beasts and Bodies Schema Projects, Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
2013   "Drafted Schema Projects, Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY
2013    Featured in "Hyperallergic, Bushwick Art Newsletter, Brooklyn, NY
2012   "Small Sculpture, Big and Small," Casual Gallery, Long Island City, NY
2010   "Sixties Fashion, Fashion Photography and Illustration," Lipperheidesche Kostüm
            bibliothek, Kunstbibliothek Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Germany
            (Lipperheidesche Costume Library, Art Library, Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Germany)
            These works are now in permanent collection of the Staatliche Museen zu Berlin, Germany
2007    Website feature at www.drawingcenter.org/viewingprogram
2007    Pierogi Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY (Pierogi 2000)
            Celebrating Yaddo Artists, Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY
1999    Anderson Gallery, NYC
1998   "Small works," Parsons Gallery, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY
1996   "Small works," Parsons Gallery, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY
1995   "Sabbatical Leave Exhibition," Parsons Gallery, Parsons The New School for Design,  New York, NY
1993   "Variations in Abstraction," Frank Bustamante Gallery, New York, NY
1992   "Small works," Parsons Gallery, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY
1991   "Faculty Academic Leave Exhibition," Parsons Gallery, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY
1989   "Small works," Parsons Gallery, Parsons The New School for Design, New York, NY
1983-1987   A.I.R [Artists in Residence] Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
1980    Society of Illustrators, New York, NY

 

Awards and Grants

 

2004   Sabbatical Leave
1995   Sabbatical Leave
1993   Faculty Development Grant, New School University, New York, NY
1992  "Distinguished Award for Excellence in Teaching," New School University, New York, NY
1988   Sabbatical Leave

 

Scholarships and Residencies

 

2013, 2011, 2009, 2007, 2006, 2004, 2001, 1998, 1996, 1995, 1993, 1991, 1988
                               Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA

2007, 2006, 1987   Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY
1986, 1985, 1984   The MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH

 

Press

 

1970        Village Voice, Carry Rickey
1970        Harpers Bazaar, Woman's Wear Daily
1965-70   Harpers Bazaar, Graphic Magazine, Art Direction




Photographs of Katharina Denzinger.



2002 Testimonial Letter from Bob Trotman, a renowned NC sculptor
whose works are in museums and collections

 

Testimonial

 

 

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