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Contact Information

Academic School

School of Communication and Arts

Office

Steel Plant Studios

Email

Donise.English@marist.edu

Phone

845-575-3000 ex 2903

Website/Resume

https://donise-english-studio.squarespace.com

Donise English

Professor of Studio Art

Bio

Donise English works in both painting and sculpture and has had over 80 exhibitions at institutions and galleries including Vassar College, NY Institute of Technology, Albany International Airport, Cambridge School, Weston , MA, The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, NY, Syracuse University, Dorsky Museum, SUNY New Paltz, Rockland County Center for the Arts, Courthouse Gallery, Lake George Arts Project, Albright College, Reading PA, Westchester Community College, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY, Krause Gallery, Moses Brown School, Providence, RI, Orange County CA Community College, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, College of New Rochelle, NY, Howard County Center for the Arts, MD, Chashama Gallery, NY, NY, AG Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Jeannie Freilich Fine Art, NY, NY, Kirkland Art Center, Clinton, NY, Manchester College, Manchester, CT, The Soap Factory, Minneapolis, MN, Valdosta State Univ., GA, Art Institute & Gallery, Salisbury, MD, Univ. of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Hera Gallery, Wakefield, RI, Monterey Peninsula College, CA, Bradley Univ., Peoria, IL, McNeese State Univ., Lake Charles, LA, Orange Co. Center for Contemporary , CA, Appalachian State Univ., NC , Stephen F. Austin State, University, TX, (Catalogue published) Santa Clara Univ., CA , Bergen Museum, NJ (Catalogue published), Del Mar College, TX (Catalogue published).

She has received numerous awards including a 2018 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in Painting; the Invitational Award for Outstanding Contemporary Talent from the University of Bridgeport, Connecticut; Purchase Prize from the “11th National Juried Exhibition” at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland; 1st Prize, “Women in the Visual Arts,” Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut; the Joseph A. Cain Memorial Purchase Award for Sculpture, Del Mar College, Texas, Honorable Mention; and others.


Education

MFA, Painting, Bard College
BS, Art History, SUNY New Paltz


Research Interests/Area of Focus

Abstract painting, sculpture, artists’ books


Awards and Honors

2018 New York Foundation for the Arts Fellowship in Painting; Invitational Award for Outstanding Contemporary Talent from the University of Bridgeport, Connecticut; Purchase Prize from the “11th National Juried Exhibition” at the College of Notre Dame of Maryland; 1st Prize, “Women in the Visual Arts,” Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut; Joseph A. Cain Memorial Purchase Award for Sculpture, Del Mar College, Texas, Honorable Mention