Hugh ODonnell has been Professor
of Painting at the School for the Arts CFA since 1996. He is an
internationally recognized artist exhibiting regularly since 1975
with one-person and group shows. Public venues have included: Solomon
R. Guggenheim Museum, NY; The Metropolitan Museum, NY; The Museum
of Modern Art, NY; Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover MA;
Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Arts, Connecticut; Museum of Contemporary
Art, San Diego; Polk Museum of Art, Florida; Rose Art Museum Massachusetts;,
The National Gallery of Australia,, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
The Royal Academy, London; The Walker Art Gallery, Minneapolis;
The Museum of modern Art, Kyoto, Japan; XLII Venice Biennale, Italy;
Hirshhorn Museum, Washington DC; IV Medellin Biennal, Colombia.
Exhibitions of work have been extensively reviewed
internationally in publications including Art News, The New York
Times, Art in America, Modern Painters, and Time magazine.
Hugh O'Donnel has received many awards and commissions
for painting, digital art, dance set and costume designs and book
design. Recent site specific commissions include:
Data Command and Farsight, two large-scale site-specific
mural digital artworks for the SEDD division Army Research Laboratory,
Adelphi, MD, January 2002.
First Light, an illuminated digital mural print
installation, commissioned by the Photonics Center, Boston University,
Circle of Life, ten site-specific mural digital
artworks. Commissioned by the New York University Medical Center
Cardiovascular Unit. 2003
Speaking To the Earth, site-specific digital print
mural commissioned by Deloitte & Touche, for the Paramount Plaza
building global office New York 2004.
To Tell the Crooked Rose, painting for AOL Time
Warner building New York 2004.
Professor of Painting
Professor of Photonics
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