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Selina Trieff (Estate)



Art Students League, NY 1951 - 53

Hans Hofman School, NY and Provincetown, MA 1954 - 56

B.A., Brooklyn College, NY  1955


Solo Exhibitions

Provincetown Museum of Art, MA 2007

Berta Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA 2006, 2004, 2003

Miranda Gallery, Port Chester, NY  2005

Teichman Gallery, Brewster, MA (TWO PERSON)  2003

Lori Bookstein ,  Swathmore College, NY  2003

Skidemore College, Saratoga Springs, NY  2000

Lori Bookstein Fine Arts, NYC  June 1 to July 8, 2000 (monograph)

Long Beach Museum of Art, CA  1997 (catalogue)

Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, NYC  1997, 1995 - 94, 1993, 1991

Berta Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA  1997, 1995, 1993, 1990

Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Santa Monica, CA  1997, 1994, 1990, 1987

Powers Art Gallery, East Stroudsberg University, PA  1992

College Art Gallery, Suffolk Community College, Selden, NY  1992

Artes Galleri, Oslo, Norway  1991, 1986, 1984

Marshall University, Huntington, WV  1990

Hell's Kitchen Gallery, Provincetown, MA  1989, 1988, 1987, 1986

Galleri Cassandra, Drobak, Norway  1988, 1987, 1986

Graham Modern Gallery, NY  1988, 1987, 1986

Prince Street Gallery, NYC  1984, 1982, 1980, 1978, 1976, 1974

On The Vineyard Gallery, Martha's Vineyard , MA  1984, 1982, 1981

Rutgers University, Women Artist Series, New Brunswick, NJ  1983

Manhattan College, Purchase, NY  1982

Provincetown Group Gallery, Provincetown, MA  1981, 1980, 1979

Indianapolis Art League, IN  1978

Galleri Anna, Goteborg, Sweden  1978

Riverrun Gallery, Edgertown, MA  1976, 1975, 1973, 1972

Area Gallery, NYC  1965, 1962, 1961

Sun Gallery, Provincetown, MA  1963, 1962

Nonogon Gallery, NYC  1960


Selected Group Exhibitions

The Art Store, Charleston, WV Small Works, 2011

The Art Store, Charleston, WV, Small Works, 2008

The Art Store, Charleston, WV, Best of Summer, 2008

The Art Store, Charleston, WV, Drawing Invitational  2004

SoHo 20: NYC:: Women's Work On Paper  2001

Lori Bookstein Gallery: Women Who Painted with Hofmann

Berta Walker Gallery: Five Figurative Expressionist Painters

Handsel, Santa Fa, NM  2000

The Art Store, Charleston, WV 1999

Union College, Schenectady, NY (two person)  1998

Janus Avivson Gallery, London, England (two person)  2000 1997

Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, NYC  1995, 1994, 1992

Triplex Gallery Borough of Manhattan Community College, NY. Summer and a Pluralistic Overview.

Katzen Brown Gallery, Homage to Water Chrysler: The Provincetown Years.

Art at 100 Pearl, Hartford, CT, Celebrate African American Art: Yesterday and Today.

The Hudson River Museum of Westchester, Yonkers, NY. The Nature of the Beast.

The Connecticut Gallery, Hartford, CT (four person)

The National Academy. Rita Rich Collection. Contemporary Realist Drawing. Traveling Show

Ceres Gallery, NYC. Outrageous Women

Ingber Gallery, NYC. Survival of the Fittest II: Figurative Works on Paper.

Graham Modern, NYC. Summer Yellow

Kemkelba House, NYC. The Gathering of the Avant Garde

Concourse Gallery. Contemporary Figure Drawing

Minneapolis College of Art and Design, MN

Park Synagogue Art Festival X, Cleveland, OH

Kalamazoo Art Institute and Museum, MI

Delaware Art Museum, The Female Animal. Curator, Lial Jones

The Art Museum Association. Emotional Impact: New York School Figurative Expressionism Curator, April Kingsley

National Academy of Design, NYC

Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, MA

Sutton Gallery, NYC

Allan Stone Gallery, NYC

Bass Museum; Elvnhjem Museum of Art; University of Arizona Museum of Art; Santa Fe Community College: Art Gallery of Hamilton, Ontario, Canada. Hans Hofmann as Teacher. Traveling Show

SoHo 20, NYC. The Symbolic View

Elaine Benson Gallery, LI, NY. Creatures Great and Small.

Lehman College. Fauna: The Animal Ally, 1983. Curator, Connie Robins

Pace University, NYC. Image-Self Image.

Snite Museum, Notre Dame, Ball State University Art Gallery,

Parson Gallery, Indianapolis Art League, Purdue University, Fort Wayne Museum. New York/Indiana Connection: Women Artists. Traveling Show

National Academy of Design, NYC. Annual Exhibition.

Wauters Gallery, NYC

Landmark Gallery, NYC

CUNY Graduate Center, NYC. Women Artists '78

Hera Gallery, RI. Figurative Painting.

Bayonne Jewish Center, NJ. View from the Center.

Summit Art Center, NJ.  Six Couples.

First Street Gallery, NYC

Terrain Gallery, NYC

Bryn Mawr College, PA

College of Misericordia, PA

Virginia Miller Gallery, Coral Gables, FL

Tenth Street Days, NYC

The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY. Works on Paper.

Notre Dame University, IN. Women Artists, Here and Now.

Queens Museum, NYC. Sons and Others.

Olean Library, Canton College, NY. A Voice from SoHo

Goddard College. Painting Competition.

Woman's Interart Center, NYC. Woman's Self-Image.

Swearingen Gallery, Louisville, KY

Stamford Museum, Stamford, CT

Hartford Museum of Contemporary Art, CT

Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, CT. Contemporary American Figure Painters.

Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA

Hallmark Gallery, Provincetown, MA. Intimate Eye: Works by Artist and Their Children

HCE Gallery, Provincetown, MA

James Gallery, NYC


Selected Public Collections 

Arkansas Arts Center, Littlerock, AK

Brooklyn Museum, NY

Bayonne Jewish Center, NJ

Bryn Mawr College, PA

Beverly Hills Hotel, Polo Lounge Grill. Installation of six commissioned paintings.

Cape Cod Museum of Art, MA

Citibank, NYC

Colt Industries

East Stroudsburg University, PA

Hilton Hotel, San Jose, CA. On loan from the city of San Jose, CA.

Hollins College, Roanoke, VA

Kalamazoo Art Institute

Long Beach Museum of Art, CA

New York Public Library

Princess Hotel, Scottsdale, AZ

Provincetown Art Association and Museum, MA

Prudential Insurance Company

Snite Museum, Notre Dame

Avampato Discovery Museum, Charleston, West Virginia




National Academy of Design. Thomas B. Clarke Prize,  1978

Bayonne Jewish Center  1978

Bayonne Jewish Center. Lithograph commission, 1978

CAPS Grant. Creative Artist Public Service Program.,  1976

Gadded College. Painting Award,  1974


Selected Bibliography (catalogues and reviews)

Matched Pair; Robert Henry and Selina Trieff. The Boston Globe, Friday, July 16, 2004

Artists As Partners: Selina Trieff and Robert Henry. National Public Radio, August 2, 2004

Printmakers Great and Small. The New York Times, Dec. 1998

Contemporary Realist Drawing: Rita Rich Collection. The National Academy. Catalogue by John Baur

Nature of the Beast. The Hudson River Museum of Westchester. Catalogue

Cedco Publishers Calendar  1998, 1993

Selina Trieff. Cape Cod Life, Aug. - Sept., 1993 (reproductions)

Taylor, Robert. The Boston Globe. July 1993 (reproductions)

Fressola, Michael J. .Staten Island Advance. July 19, 1992 (reproduction)

Turner, Nancy Kay. Santa Monica Artweek, March 1990 (reproductions)

Raynor, Vivian. New York Times, March 4, 1990 (reproduction)

Watkins, Eileen. The Star Ledger, Feb. 25, 1990 (reproduction)

Brown, Clint and Cheryl McLean. Drawing from Life (reproduction). Harcourt Brace.

The Female Animal. Delaware Art Museum, Lial Jones. Catalogue

The Women Artists: Here and Now. Notre Dame. Catalogue with reproduction.

Brooklyn Museum Bulletin, November. Cover reproduction.

Kendall, Susan. Los Angles Times, 1991

Henry, Garrit. ArtNews,  Nov., 1991

Wright, Jeffrey. Cover Magazine, 1988

Raynor, Vivian. Nature of the Beast. The New York Times, 1989

Frizzell, Monograph: Figuration, The Connecticut Gallery. Arts & Antiques, 1989

Lloyd, Anne Wilson. Contemporaneous, Jan.- Feb., 1989

Brenson, Michael. The New York Times, 1987

Russell, John. The New York Times, June 1987, 1986

Campbell, Lawrence. Art in America, Dec. 1986

Raynor, Vivian. The New York Times, 1986

Marter, Joan. Arts, June 1986

Raynor, Vivian. The New York Times, May 1985

Glueck, Grace. The New York Times, August 1985

Mullarkey, Maureen.  Arts, May 1984

Kramer, Hilton. Artists Show Revitalizes 5th Avenue Academy, 1982

Kingsley, April. Art Express, 1981

Edwards, Ellen. Seven Painters, 14 Revealing Portraits, Miami Herald, Jan. 1978

Robins, Corinne. Arts, April 1978

Kingsley, April. Painted Portraiture Lives, SoHo Weekly News, 1976

Womanspirit. spring 1976 Catalogue with reproduction.

Arts, December, 1975

Kingsley, April. Women Choose Women, Artforum, 1973

New York Scene. Art International, 1973, 1964

Grossberg. Arts, 1961

Sandler, Irving. ArtNews, 1961

Provincetown Review, 1960



Empire State College, SUNY, NY (tutorial)

Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

Graduate College of Figurative Art

Indianapolis Art Center

Kalamazoo Art Institute

Moore College of Art

National Academy of Design

New York Institute of Technology

New York Studio School

Notre Dame University (Women Artists Seminar)

Parsons School of Design

Pennsylvania Academy

Pratt Institute

Provincetown Art Association

Vermont Studio School