Resumé

 

Paul Lorenz

420 N. 7th Street

Paducah, Kentucky  42001

270 442 1087

paul.lorenz1@gmail.com

www.paullorenz.com

www.paullorenz.tumblr.com

www.soundcloud.com/plorez

 

Education
 
1996-1998   Extension Program, Painting, University of California, Berkeley, California
1990   Studio Program, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
1986-1988   Bachelor of Architecture degree, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois
1979-1984   Studio Program, International School of Art, Montecastello di Vibio, Italy
     
 
Professional Experience
 
2003-present   STUDIO mars, Paducah, Kentucky
     •  Professional artist, exhibiting nationally and internationally
     
2004-2011   Academy of Art University,  San Francisco, California
     •  Master class instructor: Abstraction and Interpretation I, II, III
     •  Master Directed Study advisor for MFA candidates, Cyber Campus, On-Line Classes
     •  Cyber Campus, Online Classes
     
2001-2003   Academy of Art College, San Francisco, California
     •  Master class instructor: Abstraction and Interpretation I, II, III
     •  Master Directed Study advisor for MFA candidates
     
2007, 2009   Biennale Internazionale dell’Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy
     •  Conference Lecturer, Abstraction
     
2005-2011   River’s Edge International Film Festival, Paducah, Kentucky
     •  2010, Director
     •  2009, Scheduling Consultant
     •  2005-2008, Chairman of Film Selection and Co-Director
     •  2005, Co-Founder of festival
     
1999-2003   Fourth Street Studio, Berkeley, California
     •  Professional artist, exhibition nationally and internationally
     
1984-1999   Architectural designer, working with architectural firms in Chicago and San Francisco
     
     
Solo Exhibitions
     
2015   Personal Archaeology, Gallery IMA, Seattle, Washington
     
2012   Line and Shadow, Gallery IMA, Seattle, Washington
    Architecture and Moment, Center on Halsted, Chicago, Illinois
    Color and Momentum, Homey Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
     
2011   In One Day,   Corrtona Gallery, Ashford University, Clinton, Iowa
     
 2010   After France,   Homey, Chicago, Illinois
     
2009   Oil and Water,  Gallery IMA,  Seattle, Washington
    New Work,  Galerie Daniel Vignal,  Toulouse, France
    New Work,  Galerie Daniel Vignal,  Toulouse, France
     
2008   New Work, Greene Contemporary, Sarasota, Florida
    Paper, Canvas and Panel, Homey, Chicago, Illinois
       
2007   New Work,  Greene Contemporary, Sarasota, Florida
    Paper, Canvas and Panel,  Homey, Chicago, Illinois
     
2006   New Work on Canvas,  Greene Contemporary,  Sarasota, Florida
    Marks and Gestures,  Hang,  San Francisco, California
     
2005   New Work on Paper, Shidoni Gallery, Tesuque, New Mexico
     
2004   New Work on Paper,  Shidoni Gallery,  Tesuque, New Mexico
     
2003   Running and Standing Still,  Maturango Museum,  Ridgecrest, California
    On the Horizon,  Hang,  Palo Alto, California
     
2002   New Work,  Hang,  San Francisco, California
 
 
Select Group Exhibitions
 
2014   Outside the Lines, LuminArte Gallery, Dallas, Texas
    Pintura Fresca, Eco-Domaine de l-Etrille, Bruz, France
    Present Art, Couturier Gallery, Los Angeles, California
     
2013   Aligned, DM Contemporary, New York City, New York
    New Works, LuminArte Gallery, Dallas, Texas
    Palm Springs Modernism: Contemporary Work, Stephen Archdeacon Gallery, Palm Springs, California
    World Wide West, the Hofburg Palace, Innsbruck, Austria
    The Summer Show, DM Contemporary, New York City, New York
    Realites Nouvelles, Paris, France
     
2012   Pintura Fresca,  MOP, Sydney, Australia
    Unfolding Evolutions,  Linea,  Florence, Italy
    KY7 Biennial,  Lexington Art League, Lexington, Kentucky
    The Summer Show,  DM Contemporary, New York City, New York
    Realites Nouvelles,  Paris, France
     
2011   Pintura Fresca, Edsvik Konsthall, Sollentuna, Sweden (Stockholm)
    The Summer Show,  DM Contemporary, New York City, New York
    Faces of Abstraction,  Pyro Gallery, Louisville, Kentucky
    It’s a Fine Line/Obsession and Will,  DM Contemporary,  New York City, New York
     
2010   N8:CHICAGo. Phantom Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
    KY7 Biennial, Lexington Art League, Lexington, Kentucky
    Pintura Fresca, Nothburga Gallery, Innsbruck, Austria
    Art & Integration, Studio Artemisia, Palazzo della Podesta. Pescia, Italy
     
2009   Pinture Fresca, Holtzman Gallery, Towson University, Towson, Maryland
    Pintura Fresca, Knauer Gallery, West Chester University, West Chester, Pennsylvania
    Artists for Peace Art Action Project, Istanbul Dolmabahce Gallery, Istanbul, Turkey
     
2008   Pintura Fresca, California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, California
    Painterly Paintings: The Next Level, Art Museum of Los Gatos, Los Gatos, California
    Draw me a River, Greene Contemporary, New York City, New York
     
2007   Pintura Fresca, Gallery 425, Slough, United Kingdom (London)
    Pintura Fresca, artyfakt, Singapore
     
2006   Talent 2006,  Allan Stone Gallery, New York City, New York
     
2005   2005    Talent 2005,  Allan Stone Gallery, New York City, New York
    Water Tower Annual,  Louisville Visual Art Association,  Louisville, Kentucky
    Kentucky National Biennial,  Murray State University,  Murray, Kentucky
     
2004   Water Tower Annual,  Louisville Visual Art Association,  Louisville, Kentucky
    ArtExpo.Mexico.04,  Galeana 70, Centro,  Morelia, Mexico
     
2002   Triennale International d’Art Contemporain,  La Grande Arche,  Paris, France
     
2001   Biennale Internazionale dell’Arte Contemporanea, Fortezza da Basso, Florence, Italy
     
     
Awards
 
2009   Biennale Internazionale dell’Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy, Citta de Firenze Medal
     
2005   Kentucky National Biennial,  Third Place Winner
     
2001   Biennale Internazionale dell’Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy,  Fifth Place Medal, Paintin
 
 
Select Corporate and Private Collections
 
2009   UBS Bank, Paducah, Kentucky
     
2008   Treas Residence, Chattanooga, Tennessee
     
2006   SportsClub LA, 45 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, New York
 
 
Select Publications
 
2014   Patron Magazine, February/March issue, 'Noted Galleries: LuminArte Gallery'
     
2011   Kentucky National 2011, a national exhibition of contemporary art
    House Beautiful, July/August: One-Bedroom Apartment, page  85
     
2009   Art for Peace, catalog of exhibition in Istanbul, Turkey
     
2008   Core Economics by Gerald W. Stone, cover art
     
2007   SRQ, November:  ‘Ghost World: Absence and Shadow’
    Chicago Home + Garden, September/October:  ‘Picture This’
    WOW, volume 11:  ‘Paul Lorenz’
     
2006   Arts Across Kentucky, Summer 2006:  ‘Surpassing Expectations’
     
2003   Art of Northern California,  Alcove Books,  Berkeley, California
     
     
Residencies and Symposia
     
2014   Shangyuan Art Museum, artist in residence, Beijing, China
     
2013   Rhythm Analysis, artist in residence, sy.zy.gy, London, UK
     
2009   Air Le Parc, artist in residence, Pampelonne, France
     
2008   Association des Beaux Arts, Monastir, Tunisia
     
1999   Santa Fe Institute, with Donald Sultan, Santa Fe, New Mexico
     
     
Performances
     
2015   Ink Makes Noise (with Todd Birdsong), Yeiser Art Center, Paducah, Kentucky
    Octet No. 1 and Improvisation, Florence Biennale, Florence, Italy
    Reception and Reclamation (with Todd Birdsong), STUDIO mars, Paducah, Kentucky
my full resume is attached for reference
     
2013   Hackney WickED Art Festival, London, UK
    Heygate Estate Improvisation Concert, London, UK