BORN
February 25, 1977, Little Rock, AR

EDUCATION
1999 B.F.A. Syracuse University College of VPA, Syracuse, NY
2001 – 2007 National Academy: School of Fine Art
2001 – 2007 Art Students League of New York
2003 British Institute of Florence

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012 Solitudes, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2012 Process, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
2009 Introspections, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2005 Louise & Bernard Palitz Gallery, Lubin House, New York, NY
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2015 BP Portrait Award Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery, London
Compelling Portraits, Evoke Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
2014 BP Portrait Award Exhibition, National Portrait Gallery, London
POMA, Three Jolly Pigeon’s Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
LA Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
103st Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition, California Art Club, Los Angeles, CA
Winter Group Show, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Black Friday Exhibition, Maxwell Alexander Gallery, Culver City, CA
Anniversary Exhibition, Maxwell Alexander Gallery, Culver City, CA
2013 Outwin Boochever Exhibition, Smithsonian’s National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC
Grey Matter, Maxwell Alexander Gallery, Culver City, CA
ArtMiami: Context, Miami, FL
Group Exhibition, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Grand Opening Exhibition, Maxwell Alexander Gallery, Culver City, CA
2012 Dallas Art Fair, TX
Salmagundi Club Annual Members Exhibition, New York, NY
101st Annual Gold Medal Juried Exhibition, California Art Club, Los Angeles, CA
Winter Group Show, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2011 Dallas Art Fair, TX
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
ACOPAL, Exhibition of Contemporary American Realism, National Arts Club, New York, NY
2010 The Contemporary Portrait and Figure, Stone Quarry Hill Art Park, NY
Dallas Art Fair, TX
Hard Times, Springville Museum of Art, Springville, UT
Salmagundi Club Annual Scholarship Members Exhibition, New York, NY
Realismo 2010, Santiago Echeberria Galeria de Arte, Madrid, Spain
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
2009 SCOPE Miami, FL
Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
Hard Times, Thomas Kearns McCarthey Gallery, Park City, UT
Bella Mesa Gallery, La Mesa, CA
ArtHamptons, Bridgehampton, NY
Salmagundi Club Annual Scholarship Members Exhibition, New York, NY
11th annual Portrait Society of America International Exhibition, Washington, DC
LA Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Salmagundi Club Annual Members Exhibition, New York, NY
2008 Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
US Artists, Philadelphia, PA
Salmagundi Club Annual Scholarship Members Exhibition, New York, NY
Portrait Society of America International Exhibition, Philadelphia, PA
LA Art Show, Santa Monica, CA
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Salmagundi Club Annual Members Exhibition, New York, NY
2007 Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
Annual Merit Scholarship Exhibition, Art Student’s League of New York, NY
US Artists, Philadelphia, PA
Male/Female: The New Realism, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Salmagundi Club Annual Scholarship Members Exhibition, New York, NY
Summer Exhibition, Artists’ House, Philadelphia, PA
Portrait Society of America International Exhibition, Reston, VA
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Converging Passions Exhibition, Andreeva Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Recent Works, Artists’ House, Philadelphia, PA
LA Art Show, Santa Monica, CA
2006 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
US Artists, Philadelphia, PA
Contemporary Imaginings: The Tullman Collection, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL
40 Years: A Dealer’s Collection, Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Annual Scholarip Members Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
Red Dot Exhibit, Art Students League of New York, NY
2005 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
USArtists, Philadelphia, PA
Art Chicago in the Park, IL
Take Home a Nude Exhibit, Philips de Pury & Co., New York, NY
San Francisco Int’l Art Exposition, CA
Annual Scholarship Members Exhibition, Salmagundi Club, New York, NY
2004 Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Salmagundi Club – Annual Members Exhibition, New York, NY
Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
Cork Gallery, Lincoln Center, New York, NY
Manifest 3, White Studio Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2003 Art of the 20th Century, New York, NY
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Salmagundi Club – Annual Members Exhibition, New York, NY
Cork Gallery, Lincoln Center, New York, NY
STEP inside design – Annual exhibition
2002 Art of the 20th Century, Park Avenue Armory, New York, NY
Mid-Year Exhibition, The Stone Room, The Nat. Academy of Design
Prevailing Human Spirit Exhibition, Huntington House Museum, Windsor, CT
Prevailing Human Spirit Exhibition, The U.N., New York, NY
Year-End Juried Exhibition, The Ross Gallery, The Nat’l Academy of Design
Prevailing Human Spirit Exhibition, Wethersfield Museum, CT
Step-by-Step Graphics – Illustration Annual exhibition
Gallery Henoch, New York, NY
Salmagundi Club – Annual Members Exhibition, New York, NY
Social Justice Exhibition, Gallery 1199. New York, NY
Prevailing Human Spirit Exhibition – The Museum of American Illustration, New York, NY
SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2014 The Guardian, (UK) April 17
BBC News Entertainment & Arts, April 17,
The London Evening Standard, April 17
Artlyst Online, April 17
2012 ARTnews, November
American Art Collector, September
Fine Art Connoisseur, September
2011 Observer (UK), March 27
2010 UK Metro, May 14
Poets and Artists, January
2009 American Arts Quarterly, Spring
2008 The Upset: Young Contemporary Art, Published September
2007 Empty Magazine, “David Kassan: Reluctantly Classic,” Issue 11
2006 Contemporary Imaginings, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL, Catalog
Mobile Museum of Art Quarterly Newsletter, Cover Image, October
American Art Collector, December
Antiques and The Arts Weekly, December 8
40 Years: A Dealer’s Collection Gallery Henoch, Catalog
International Artist Magazine, June/July
Artist’s Magazine, February
2004 International Artist Magazine, August/September
Sketchbook Magazine, December
Lentamente Italia, A Sketch-Journal,
2003 Step Inside Design Magazine, January
2002 Step-By-Step Graphics Illustration Annual
2001 Communication Arts Illustration Annual
AWARDS & HONORS
2014 Third Prize, BP Portrait Award, National Portrait Gallery, London
2008 Chairman’s Award, Salmagundi Club
Richard Pionk Memorial Award, Salmagundi Club
2006 Purchase Prize, The Art Students League of New York Permanent Collection
2004 Newington-Cropsey Travel Grant, The Newington-Cropsey Foundation
Junius Allen Memorial Award, Salmagundi Club
Arthur & Melville Phillips Award, The Nat. Academy of Design
Colonel Michael Jacobs Award, The Nat. Academy of Design
SELECTED COLLECTIONS
Royal Hibernian Academy, Dublin, Ireland
MEAN – European Museum of Modern Art, Barcelona, Spain
Art Students League of New York, New York, NY
Seven Bridges Foundation, Greenwich, CT
Richard McKenzie, Greenwich, CT
Howard A. Tullman Collection, Chicago, IL
Sandeep M. Bhammer, Mumbai, India
Richard Schwartz, New York, NY
Peter Pennoyer Architects, New York, NY
John Geheran, Southbury, CT
Christophe de Backer, Paris, France
Charles Block, Washington, DC
Francois de Roussy de Sales, Paris, France
Mel Friedman, New York, NY
Nancy Cohen, Baltimore, MD
Ivan Jecklin, Richmond, VA
David Kandall, Passaic, NJ
Myra & Robert Page, Phoenix, AZ
Sara Thoms, Rock Island, IL
Gale & David Hoffman, Villanova, PA
Nan Laitman, New York, NY
Nick Millar, Grand Bahama
Frederico Horta E Costa, Lisbon, Portugal
Ron DeLucia, Ben Lomond, CA
Carol Nelson Shepherd, Philadelphia, PA
Kim & Jim Pallotta, Weston, MA & New York, NY
TIsh & Phil Messinger, Palm Beach Gardens, FL
Paolo Lombardi, Pisa, Italy
Alvaro Atencio, Caracas, Venezuela
Carol Nelson Shepherd, Philadelphia, PA