Katharina
Denzinger


Biography 


Born: Berlin, Germany
Certificate of "Masterpupil" (Meisterschüler) [MFA equivalent]

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Academy of Art, Berlin, Germany

(Hochschüle für bildende Künste)
Major: Theater Costume Design

In the U.S. Early Years:
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)
Also taught at Pratt Institute and Fashion Institute of Technology

Switched to fine art and presently a painter, collagist and draftsman

Working and living in New York City

 

 

 



Résumé

 

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 Kostümbibliothek

            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 at www.drawingcenter.org/viewingprogram

2007    Pierogi Gallery, Williamsburg, Brooklyn, NY (Pierogie 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 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

1980    Society of Illustrators, New York, NY

 

 

Awards / 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 for 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