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PHYLLIS SELTZER, Artist
7431 Detroit Avenue,
Cleveland, Ohio 44102-2862
Telephone/FAX: 216-961-6868
E-Mail Studio: pseltzerstudio@sbcglobal.net

Education

University of Iowa, B.F.A.; M.F.A.
Post Graduate Studies: University of Michigan, Architecture; CWRU, History of Technology

Solo Exhibitions

2011
"Electrostatic Heat Transfer Prints", Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH May-June
AAWR, Looking Inward Show, Cleveland, OH March-April
"Pr3sent", le5venice Contemporary Art Gallery, Venice, Italy January-February

2010
"Visions of the City", Dobama Theatre, Cleveland, OH December-January
Cleveland Hopikins Airport, Temporary Exhibit, Cleveland, OH December-January
'Urbanscapes', Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, OH September
New York City Print Fair - Stewart & Stewart, New York, NY November

2009
'12th Night', Bonfoey's, Hanna Theatre, Cleveland, OH October-November
Bonfoey's, Hanna Theatre, Cleveland, OH March-May

2008
City Life, Beachwood Community Center, Beachwood, OH May-June

2007
Phyllis Seltzer Arte, Convivium33 Gallery, Cleveland, OH April-June

2005
The Ideal City, Wasmer Gallery, Ursuline College, Cleveland, OH September
Global Views, Jane Haslem Gallery Online Exhibition, Washington, DC February

2004
Worlds Apart, AAWR, Cleveland, OH January-February

2003
Galleria Modigliani, Milan, Italy February

2002
The Shoreby Club, Cleveland, OH April-May

2001
URBAN ARCHITECTOLOGY, Artecultura Galleria, Milan, Italy March
New Heat Transfer Prints by Phyllis Seltzer, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC February-March

2000
Cleveland Metroparks, Canal Way Center, Cuyahoga Heights, OH July-August
INDUSTRIAL ARCHAEOLOGY VEGA, Marghera, Venice, Italy February
PHYLLIS SELTZER Featured Artist - The Bonfoey Company, Cleveland, OH January

1999
University Print Club Presentation Print '99, Cleveland, OH May

1998
CITIES AND INDUSTRY - PAINTINGS AND PRINTS BY PHYLLIS SELTZER
University Hospitals Humphrey Atrium Gallery, Cleveland, OH July-August
THE ART OF PHYLLIS SELTZER Upper Arlington Cultural Arts Center, Columbus, OH June
CITYSCAPES - Recent Works by Phyllis Seltzer Beachwood Center for the Arts, Beachwood, OH May
PHYLLIS SELTZER Featured Artist - The Bonfoey Company, Cleveland, OH April

1997
A PRIVATE VIEWING - An exhibition of paintings by Phyllis Seltzer
The Cleveland, OH office of A.T. Kearney, Inc. - Management Consultants February 4-7

1994
PHYLLIS SELTZER: HEAT TRANSFER PRINTS SG Gallery, Venice, Italy
PHYLLIS SELTZER: RECENT WORKS The Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, OH

1993
PHYLLIS SELTZER: PAINTINGS & PRINTS, Galerie Bubaco, Venice, Italy

1991
PASSAGEWAYS, The Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, OH

1990
STRUCTURED SCAPES, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC

1989
SCAPES, The Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, OH

1987
NEW PAINTINGS & PRINTS , Women's City Club, Cleveland, OH

1985
OHIO LANDSCAPES, Old Detroit Gallery, Cleveland, OH

1983
PHYLLIS SELTZER EXHIBITION, Vixeboxse Art Gallery, Cleveland, OH

Selected Group Exhibitions

2013
33rd Annual Faber Birren National Color Award Show
2013-2015: Ohio Governor’s Office Exhibition, Ohio Arts Council, Columbus OH

2012
AAWR Annual Holiday Members Show, Cleveland, OH December
Online Visual Artist Registry Juried Show, Columbus Library, OH November-December
Ohio Governor’s Office Exhibition, Ohio Arts Council, Columbus OH May-June 2013
Intown Club May Show, Cleveland, OH May-June
IPCNY, New Prints 2012/Winter, New York, NY January-March

2011
Cleveland Artists Foundation, “Cleveland Creates”, Cleveland, OH November-December
Ohio Online Visual Artist Registry - Columbus Metropolitan Library, Columbus, OH November-January
AAWR Holiday Member Show, Cleveland, OH December
Ohio Arts Concil Juried Exhibition- Columbus Metropolitan Library, Columbus, OH December
New York City Print Fair, Stewart & Stewart, New York, NY November
CIA Board Member Show-River Galley, Cleveland, OH Sep.-Oct.

2010
AAWR, Seeing Green Show, Cleveland, OH June-July

2010
AAWR, Members Show, Cleveland, OH May

2009
New York City Print Fair, Stewart & Stewart, New York, NY November

2008
AAWR, Members Show, Cleveland, OH May
Works on Paper, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center, Birmingham, MI May

2007
New York City Print Fair, Stewart & Stewart, New York, NY November
Cleveland Print Fair, Cleveland, OH October
Intown Club, AAWR, Cleveland, OH February-April

2006
Black and White Exhibition, Baldwin Wallace College, Berea, OH September
Coming Home, AAWR, Cleveland, OH April
Art Chicago '06, Stewart & Stewart April

2006
Cleveland in Focus, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Cleveland, OH Jan-April
Intown Club, AAWR, Cleveland, OH Feb-April

2005
New York Print Fair, Stewart & Stewart, NY, NY November
Salon des NEO Refuse's, Galleria, Cleveland, OH September
Chicago Air Fair, Chicago, IL April-May
Urbanicity, AAWR, Cleveland, OH March
Up in Arms, AAWR, Cleveland, OH January

2004
New York Print Fair, NY, NY November
Prints of New York City, New York Historical Society, NY, NY November
International Appeal: AAWR Members Exhibition Cleveland, OH April-June
Architecture, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC February

2003
Archival Impressions: Prints by Archived Artists, AAWR, Cleveland, OH November-January 2004
Intown Club Exhibit, AAWR, Cleveland, OH November-December
AAWR Traveling Exhibit, 20 North Gallery, Toledo, OH March
Cambridge Art Association National Prize Show, Cambridge, MA April-May
AAWR Traveling Exhibit, 20 North Gallery, Toledo, OH March

2002
AAWR Group Drawing Exhibit, AAWR, Cleveland, OH Novmber-January
Images 2002, Robeson Gallery, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA June-July
Members May Show: Sense of Self, AAWR, Cleveland, OH May-June
Watercolors and Works on Paper, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC April-May
Mostra Antologica Durer Per Tendenze, Galleria D'Arte Modigliani, Milan, Italy April-May
Western Exposures, AAWR at A'Bella Gallery, Berea, OH February

2001
1st Cleveland Biennial Exhibition, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH November
Ohio Print Biennial, zygote Press, Beck Center for the Arts, Lakewood, OH September
Honoring Our Past: Looking To Our Future, Beachwood Center for the Arts, Beachwood, OH September
Members May Show: On and off the Wall, AAWR, Cleveland, OH April-May
24th Annual Art on Paper Exhibition, MFA Gallery, Annapolis, MD April-May
Vision: the use of color AAWR, Cleveland, OH April
Print Invitational, Dead Horse Gallery, Lakewood, OH February-March
Master Works from the AAWR, Butler Institute of American Art, Salem, OH January-February

2000
'30 Years and Counting', AAWR, Cleveland, OH December 2000-January 2001
The New York City Print Fair New York, NY November
Printwork '2K Exhibition, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY August-September
2000 National Exhibition, Cooperstown Art Association, Cooperstown, NY July-August
Images 2000, Robeson Gallery, Pennsylvania State University, State College, PA June-July
Then and Now, AAWR, Cleveland, OH February-March
RED, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC February

1999
The New York City Print Fair New York, NY November
Tremont Arts & Cultural Festival's Juried Art Show Studio Gallery, Cleveland, OH September-October
First Ohio Print Biennial Beck Center for the Cultural Arts, Lakewood, OH September-November

1998
Pittsburgh at Work, Concept Art Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA November 1998-January 1999
Bausch & Lomb Women's Art Works 7 Exhibition of 50 Women in America, NY, NY October-November
Splendor in the Grass - Central Park Michael Ingbar Gallery of Architectural Art, NY, NY Sept-October
Minnesota National Print Biennial University of Minnesota, MN April
Past & Present Cleveland Artists Foundation Exhibit, Beck Center, Lakewood, OH April

1997
Artists Archives of the Western Reserve - Inaugural Exhibit of Nine Artists, Lakewood, OH October

1996
1996 Print Biennial Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT
The Park Synagogue XV Celebration of Art The Park Synagogue, Cleveland Heights, OH
40th Annual National Print Exhibition Hunterdon Art Center, Clinton, NJ
The New York City Print Fair November

1995
Artists Reflects Society Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC
Off The Wall Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
26th Annual Exhibition Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA
NOADA Exposition Tower City, Cleveland, OH
39th Annual Print Exhibition Hunterdon Art Center, Clinton, N
Hayter and His Followers Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Recent Works Jayson Gallery, Chicago, IL
Citysights The Cleveland Play House, Cleveland, OH
Fifth Annual New York Print Fair Stewart & Stewart, Bloomfield Hills, MI

1994
Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Benefit Auction, Cleveland, OH
Prints by Gallery Artists Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago, IL
38th Annual National Print Exhibition Hunterdon Art Center, Clinton, NJ
NOADA Expo, Tower City, Cleveland, OH
Mt. Sinai Exhibition, Cleveland, OH
Art Fair, Art Multiple Dusseldorf Dusseldorf, Germany
The New York City Print Fair Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC

1993
6th Annual Exhibition Florida Printmakers Society
Group Show Galerie Bubaco, Venice, Italy
25th Anniversary Exhibition Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
The May Show Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Images '93 Central Pennsylvania Festival of the Arts, State College, PA
NOADA Fine Art Exposition '93 Cleveland, OH
Drawing the City, Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago, IL
North Dakota Annual, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, ND
National Printmaking Exhibition '93, Trenton State College, Trenton, NJ
100th Anniversary Group Exhibition, Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, OH
Annual National Print Exhibition, Hunterdon Art Center, Clinton, NJ
American Prints: Last Half 20th Century, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington,DC

1992
New York Icons, Michael Ingbar Gallery, New York, NY
New Directions '92 Dutchess County Art Association, Poughkeepsie, NY
New York Print Fair, Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC
Various Realities, Great Northern Corporate Center, Cleveland, OH
Urban-Suburban, Bonfoey Gallery, Cleveland, OH
Vital Signs: Women Artists for the 90's, The Hammond Galleries, Lancaster, OH
City Nature: The Spell of Matter, Wasmer Gallery, Ursuline College, Cleveland, OH
Americana '92 Hong Kong
Town & Country Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, OH
North Dakota Print and Drawing Annual University of North Dakota
Altered Urban Spaces Bolton Gallery, Cleveland Playhouse, Cleveland, OH

1991
Urban Landscapes Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago, IL

1990
Year in Review Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Eleventh Annual Art Expo New York, NY
Landscapes Ruth Volid Gallery, Chicago, IL
New From NOVA Firelands Association for the Visual Arts, Oberlin, OH
New York New York, Traveling Exhibition: Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Munich, Nuremburg, Heidelberg
and Hamburg
Environment and the Artist, Gloria Plevin Gallery, Chautauqua, NY
Tenth Annual Print Exhibition, Artlink Contemporary Art Space, Ft. Wayne, IN
Architecture: The Art of the City BP America Building, Cleveland, OH
Collectively Gallery G, Pittsburgh, PA
Park Art 90, Art of The Decade Park Synagogue, Cleveland Heights, OH
Off the Wall Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH

1989
National Print & Drawing Exhibition, Bradley University, Peoria, IL
Annual Midyear Exhibition, Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
Florida Printmakers Society Annual Juried Exhibition Tampa, FL
A to ZIZI Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
19th Annual Works on Paper Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

1988
Fantastica Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
National Print Exhibition Trenton State College, Trenton, NJ
18th Annual Works on Paper Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, TX

1987
More Than The Sum Of Its Parts Mansfield Art Center, Mansfield, OH
The May Show Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
The Printed Image Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY

1986
Prints By Women Associated American Artists, New York, NY
The Artists Views The City Dayton, OH

1985
Inaugural Exhibition A.M. Sachs Gallery, New York, NY

Commissions

Three murals, oil on canvas, The Intercontinental Hotel, The Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio 2003
New Directions, oil on canvas, 46x100, Baker & Hostetler, Cleveland, OH 1999
ITALMODE, Italy - painted leather (for leather bags/purses) 1996/1997
Sherwin-Williams Inc. Headquarters, Landmark Centre, Cleveland, OH - oil on canvas December 1996
Video for New Cleveland Campaign '94-'95, featuring four works created for video
Murals, oil on canvas, 9'x45', Terrace Club at Cleveland Indians' Jacob's Field 1993
Easter Seal Society, design for limited edition Christmas ornament 1992
Mural, oil on canvas, 9'x9', Highland Grill, Chicago, IL, Sponsored by Stouffer Corp. Restaurant Division 1990
Mural, oil on canvas, 9'x6' (eight sections) and 3'x48' Bistrot des Artistes, Cleveland, OH, Sponsored by A. Doody 1988
Mural, etched in bronze glass, 8'x12', Top of the Town, Cleveland, OH, Sponsored by Stouffer Corp., Rest. Div. 1987

Selected Collections - Public

The Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
The New Akron Art Museum, Akron,, OH
Brooklyn Art Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Butler Museum of American Art, Youngstown, OH
Case Western Reserve University, Dively Building, Cleveland, OH
Cleveland Art Association
Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Cleveland Public Library, Cleveland, OH
Cuyahoga County Public Library, Cleveland, OH
Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH
Kentucky Museum of Art, Louisville, KY
London Ontario Library Collection, Ontario, Canada
Minnesota Museum of Art, Minneapolis, MN
Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
Museum of the City of New York, New York, NY
National Gallery of Art, Ottawa, Canada
New York Historical Society, New York, NY
New York Public Library, New York, NY
Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
University of California, Los Angeles, CA
University of Manitoba, Manitoba, Canada
University of Massachusetts, Boston, MA
U.S. Dept. of State, Washington, D.C.

Selected Collections - Corporate

AIG, Inc., New York, NY
Allied Insurance Co., Pittsburgh, PA
Arthur Anderson & Company, Cleveland, OH
Applied Industrial Technologies, Cleveland, OH
Baker & Hostetler, Cleveland, OH
BancOhio, Cleveland, OH
Bearings, Inc., Cleveland, OH - now Applied Industrial Technologies
Benesch, Friedlander Coplan & Aronoff
Benjamin Rose Institute, Cleveland OH
Bev-O-Matic, Pittsburgh, PA
BF Goodrich, Akron, OH and Charlotte, NC
Blackwell Inn, Columbus, OH
Blue Cross-Blue Shield, Boston, MA
BP America, London, England
Bradley Associates, Ltd., Cleveland, OH
Brown Gibbons & Co., Cleveland, OH
Charter One Bank F.S.B., Cleveland, OH
Citibank, New York, NY
Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital, Cleveland, OH
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH and Naples, FL
The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Cleveland, OH
Columbia Gas of Ohio, Cleveland, OH
The Daimler Group, Columbus, OH
Dechert, Price & Rhodes, Washington, DC
Deloitte & Touche, Pittsburgh, PA and Cleveland, OH
Dix & Eaton Public Relations Hdq., Cleveland, OH
Doctors Hospital West, Columbus, OH
Dollar Bank, Cleveland, OH
Eaton Corporation, Cleveland, OH
Ehrke Company, Twinsburg, OH
Ernst & Young, Cleveland, OH
The Fishel Company, Columbus, OH
Grant Thornton, Cleveland, OH
The Gund Foundation, Cleveland, OH
The Huntington National Banks -Naples and Sarasota, FL and Cleveland, OH
A.T. Kearney International Management/Consulting, Inc., Cleveland, OH
The Lamson & Sessions Co., Cleveland, OH
Lindy's Columbus, OH
Lipton Rausch Architects, Columbus, OH
Lutheran Hospital of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
Majestic Steel Corporation, Cleveland, OH
McDonald & Co., Cleveland, OH and New York, NY
McKenzie & Co., Cleveland, OH
Meridian Corp., Chicago, IL
Metropolitan Outpatient Plaza, Cleveland, OH
Mid-American Management Corporation, Cleveland, OH
MK Ferguson, Cleveland, OH
Morgan Stanley, Cleveland, OH
National Bank of Canada – National Canada Finance Corp., Cleveland, OH
National City Bank, Cleveland, OH
New Process Steel Co., Pittsburgh, PA
Ohio Education Association, Columbus, OH
Parker Hannifin, Cleveland, OH
Pittsburgh Natural Gas, Pittsburgh, PA
Price-Waterhouse, Cleveland, OH
Progressive Insurance Corporation Headquarters, Cleveland, OH
Quad Corporation, Minneapolis, MN
Rax, Inc., Cleveland, OH
Scudder, Stevens & Clark, Cleveland, OH
Sherwin-Williams Inc. Headquarters, Cleveland, OH
Society National Bank, Cleveland, OH
Thompson, Hine & Flory, Cleveland, OH
TRW, Cleveland, OH
Ulmer & Berne, Cleveland, OH
United Airlines, Chicago, IL
University Hospitals of Cleveland, Cleveland, OH
Venezia Gateway, Marghera, Italy

Awards and Honors

Rutgers University, Miriam Shapiro Archives on Women Artists, 2011
Ohio Online Visual Artist Registry Juried Exhibition Columbus Metroplitan Library: Awarded "People's Choice Award December" 2011
Juror's Award, AAWR, 2005
Greater Cleveland Women of Achievement Award on behalf of the YWCA and CAVS Charities, Cleveland, OH May 2001
Published print, The University Print Club of Cleveland, 1999
The Phyllis Seltzer documentary video - A TELOS Production, Directed by Tom Ball - has received an International
Award in the Fine Arts Division of the 1996 New York Television and Film Festival
New Organization of Visual Arts (NOVA), HONOR, Cleveland, OH, 1996
First Place, Prints, INTERNATIONAL COMPETITION, Glen River Gallery, Weston, CT Juried. 1995
Purchase of print, Interplay by Cleveland Museum of Art from MAY SHOW 1993
Juror's Merit Award, LAGRANGE NATIONAL XVI, Chattahoochee Valley Art Museum, LaGrange, GA Juried. 1991
Special Mention Graphics MAY SHOW, Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH Juried. 1990
Published print, Print Club of Cleveland, CMA, 1989
National Congress of Art & Design Printmaking Award, ARTREACH '88, Salt Lake City, UT Juried. 1988

Affiliations

Board Member, Cleveland Institute of Art, Cleveland, OH

Current Gallery Affiliations

Art 4 Business, Philadelphia, PA
The Bonfoey Company, Cleveland, OH
Boston Art Inc., Boston, MA
Chicago Art Source (aka Goltz Group/Jayson's), Chicago, IL
Concept Art Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Corporate Art Works, Arlington Heights, IL
Diane Villani Editions, New York, NY
Harris Stanton Gallery, Akron, OH
Jane Haslem Gallery, Washington, DC
Michael Ingbar Gallery of Architecture, New York, NY
Museum of Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH
Stewart & Stewart, Bloomfield Hills, MI
John Szoke Graphics, Inc., New York, NY

Publications/Reviews

American Artist; "Turn Paintings into Heat Transfer Prints", May 2009
The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Sept. 9, 2005, art review by Dan Tranberg
The Sun Press, Sept. 2, 2005, by J. Zickefoose
'Impressions of New York', New York Historical Society Publication, 2005, p. 278, by Marilyn Symmes
Artecultura - March 3, 2001, Jan 1 2003, Feb 2 2003, March 3, 2003
Community Calendar, Cleveland Clinic Health Education publication, Fall 2003
Artecultura Gallery Publication, Milan, Italy March 2001
'On Site' - Newsletter for the Weatherhead School of Management - Spring 2000
Scene Magazine, Dec. 7, 2000, exhibit review by Charles Yannopoulos
The Washington Post, April 9, 2000
Il Gazzettino, 10 February 2000, Venice, Italy
The Cleveland Plain Dealer, February 5, 2000, art review by Steven Litt, Art Critic
The Cleveland Plain Dealer, October 21, 1999, by Steven Litt
AVENUES - NE Ohio Cultural Arts Preview Technology and Painting Lecture at Beachwood Center for Arts – May 1998
Cleveland LIVE Calendar Website http/www.cleveland.com//egi-bin//calendar CityScapes by Phyllis Seltzer
April 2 thru April 17, 1998 Exhibit/Book Signing/Video Presentation, Beachwood Center for the Arts
Who's Who In America, 51st edition 1997-8
Catalogue for Cleveland Office of A.T. Kearney- Feb 1997
PRINTWORLD 1997
AAWR - An Exhibition of Work - 1997
John Szoke Graphics, Inc - Volume 2 - 1996
Telos Video, Phyllis Seltzer a documentary on technique 1996 Revised 2000
Ruth Dancyger, "The Art of Phyllis Seltzer" Ohio Artists Now, Cleveland Artists Foundation 1995
Maida Barron, "Sights Worth a View," The Cleveland Plain Dealer December 10, 1995
Helen Cullinan, "Bringing Cityscapes Alive," The Cleveland Plain Dealer October 4, 1995
Fran Henry, "Phyllis Seltzer," The Cleveland Plain Dealer June 25, 1995
Jacob Meyerowitz, "Variety of Styles Featured in Print Exhibition" The Express-Times. March 18, 1994
Helen Cullinan, "Home Revealed From Afar" The Cleveland Plain Dealer, March 10, 1994
Who's Who of American Women , 19th edition 1994-95
Who's Who in the Midwest , 24th edition 1994-95
Who's Who Registry of Business Leaders, 1994-95
Two Thousand Notable American Women, 6th edition Late 1994
Director's Guild Publishers, Encyclopedia of Living Artists in America , 4th edition 1990
Art Now, New York Gallery Guide, Back Cover, John Szoke Graphics, March 1990
Les Krantz, The New York Art Review, 1988
Helen Cullinan, "Venice is Source of Inspiration," The Cleveland Plain Dealer, August 7, 1988
Helen Cullinan, "Heights Bistrot goes New Orleans," The Cleveland Plain Dealer, February 1, 1988
PRINTWORLD 1985-86

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