Richard Deon Exhibition Record

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Solo Exhibitions

2016 Peace Deal: Paradox and Conformity, University Art Gallery, Western Illinois University, Macomb, IL

2016 Meet Akio of the Quick Response Squadron, BAU:Gallery, Beacon, NY

2015 Paradox and Conformity: Paintings, Prints & Planes by Richard Deon, Rosemary Duffy Larson Gallery, Broward College, Davie, FL

2014 Richard Deon: Paradox and Conformity, Juergensen Gallery, Mohawk Valley Community College, Utica, NY

2013 Richard Deon: Paradox and Conformity, GAFA Gallery, Moberly Area Community College, Moberly, MO

2012 Richard Deon: Paradox and Conformity, UConn Atrium Art Gallery, University of Conneticut, Stamford, CT

2011 Richard Deon: Paradox and Conformity, Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy, NY

2011 Richard Deon: Paradox and Conformity, Foreman Gallery, Hartwick College, Oneonta, NY

2010 Paradox and Conformity: Paintings and Prints by Richard Deon, Olin Art Gallery, Washington & Jefferson College, Washington, PA

2010 Richard Deon: Paradox and Conformity, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY. Curator: Bartholomew Bland (7/3-9/5) Press Release

2009 Paradox and Conformity for 20 Years: Paintings and Prints by Richard Deon, Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO. Curator: Thomas Piché, Jr. Color catalog with essay

2009 Stare Decisis: Paintings and Prints by Richard Deon, Earlville Opera House, Earlville, NY

2009 Paradox and Conformity: Paintings by Richard Deon, The Azarian McCullough Art Gallery, St. Thomas Aquinas College, Sparkill, NY

2008 Paradox and Conformity: The Paintings of Richard Deon, Gibson Gallery, The State University at Potsdam, NY. Curator: Thomas Piché, Jr. and April Vasher-Dean

2007 Richard Deon: Selections from Part Unrelated, New York Public Library, Donnell Library Center, New York, NY

2007 Paradox and Conformity: The Paintings of Richard Deon, Hudson Opera House, Hudson, NY

2005 Richard Deon, Recent Work: Paintings and Prints from Part Unrelated, James W. Palmer Gallery, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

2003 Paintings In Paintings, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

2001 Richard Deon, Visiting Artist, Usdan Upstairs Gallery, Bennington College July Program, Bennington ,VT

1996 Social Surrealism; Paintings by Richard Deon, Garrison Art Center. Garrison, NY

1995 Science Pictures, Donskoj & Company. Kingston, NY

1991 Chevron Chorus: Paintings and Quilts by Richard Deon, The Gallery at Fairfield Public Library Gallery, Fairfield, CT

1991 Chevron Chorus: Paintings and Prints by Richard Deon, Mid-Hudson Arts and Science Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

Group Exhibitions

2017 Alien Nations: Artists Take Aim at Troubled Times, Lehman College, Bronx, NY

2014 Experiences of War: An Artist View, Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY

2013 Saints and Sinners, BAU Gallery, Beacon, NY. (12/7-12/31)

2012 American Dreamers: Facing or Escaping Reality in American Art, CCC Strozzina, Palazzo Strozzi, Florence, Italy (3/8-7/15)

2011 The Wassaic Project, Maxon Mills, Wassaic, NY (7/8-9/4)

2010 The Wassaic Project, Maxon Mills, Wassaic, NY (8/13-8/21)

2009 Debut: New to the Collection, Daum Museum of Contemporary Art, Sedalia, MO (6/19-8/23)

2009 What's the Story? Hudson Beach Glass, 162 Main Street, Beacon, NY. Curated by Carl Van Brunt (8/1-8/31)

2008 Seven:Out of this World, Rockland Center for the Arts, West Nyack, NY. Curators: Lynn Stein and Daly Flanagan (10/12-12/21) Catalog and a related Musette Explosion concert Dec. 7, 2008.

2008 Hudson Valley Invitational, Van Brunt Gallery, Beacon, NY (9/13-29)

2007 Lineal Investigations, Housatonic Museum of Art, Bridgeport, CT. Curator: Robbin Zeller (11/1-12/23) Installation photos.

2007 The Uncanny Valley, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, State University of New York at New Paltz. Curator: Brian Wallace (6/23-9/10)

2007 coLABorations, LAB window gallery at Roger Smith Hotel, 47th St. and Lexington Ave, New York, NY, Video with curator Peter Dudek (10/15-26)

2007 Storefront Artists Project: The First Five Years, Gallery 51, North Adams, MA. Curator: Peter Dudek (5/31-6/24)

2007 Fear is a Four Letter Word, Being Fearless Conference, Sheraton New York Hotel, 811 Seventh Ave., Curator: D. Dominick Lombardi (4/13-4/15)

2007 Beyond Self: Contemporary Explorations in Art & Spirit, Muroff Kotler Visual Arts Gallery, Ulster Community College, Stone Ridge, NY. (3/9-4/13)

2007 New Hudson 3, Van Brunt Gallery, Beacon, NY (1/13-2/26)

2007 Failure: Contemporary art about weakness, deficiency, incompetence, error, loss, breakdown, disintegration, extinction, and other related signs of life, Kent Place Gallery, Kent Place School, Summit, NJ. Curator: Ken Weathersby (1/8-2/2)

2006 Got Cow? Cattle in American Art, 1820-2000, The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY. Curators: Bartholomew Bland and Jean-Paul Maitinsky (6/24-9/10) (catalog)

2006 The Cultural Corridor, The Storefront Artists Project, 124 Fenn Street, Pittsfield, MA 01201. Curator: Peter Dudek (7/15-8/12)

2006 YEA! Young Emerging Artists, Arts Exchange, White Plains, NY. Curator: Rosemary Erpf (6/9-7/29)

2005 T-Zone, Smack Mellon, 56 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY. Curator: Peter Dudek (6/4-7/17)

2004 Parts Unrelated: Richard Deon and Nancy Donskoj, Donskoj & Co., 93 Main Street, Kingston, NY (7/3-30)

2001 American Sandwich, star67 gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Curator: Peter Dudek

1995 All-in-a-Piece, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY. Curator: Robert Storr (4/20-6/18)

1994-97 Faculty Exhibition, Marist College

1994-6 7th National Computer Invitational Exhibition, The Gallery at Eastern Washington University. Touring exhibition with catalog.

1992 Angry Love, Art Festival of Atlanta. Touring exhibition with catalog.

1992 Selections from Angry Love, Space One Eleven, Birmingham, AL

1991 Hudson Valley Artists '91: Myth, Spirituality and Culture, College Art Gallery, The College at New Paltz, New Paltz, NY. Curators: Connie Butler and Gary Sangster

Public Art Commissions

2011 Writ Large Billboard, Commissioned by SGC International Conference, Sam Fox School/Washington University, and Good Citizen Gallery, 2247 Gravois Ave., St. Louis, MO (3/1-7/31)

2003 Marking Places That Matter, The Urban Center, 457 Madison Avenue, New York City, NY. (3/20-4/30)

1996 Norton Museum of Art (West Palm Beach, FL) and the Public Art Fund (NYC). Walk West Palm, a public art project utilizing original line-of-sight signs along an artist initiated walking trail.

1992 Public Art Fund/New York City Department of Transportation. Hike New York: Long Island City. A four-mile urban pathway through Long Island City.

1992 Metropolitan Transit Authority Exhibition Centers program. Doors, a collaborative project with the New York School for the Deaf. 32 foot sequential photographic mural installed at Yankee Stadium subway station.

1992 Metropolitan Transit Authority Creative Stations program. Commission for Window Variations, a sequential banner project in the Metro-North Poughkeepsie, NY train station lobby.


Collection of Ray Learsy and Melva Bucksbaum
Daum Museum of Contemporary Art
The Roland Gibson Collection
The Collection at Potsdam College
Franklin Furnace Archive
Pfizer Corporation
The Herbert and Maria Yeates Collection


Albany Times Union, Arts Talk by Amy Griffin

Get Visual, November 18, 2011, "Richard Deon: Paradox and Conformity at the ACCR" by David Brickman

New York Times, August 8, 2010. "An Artist Unpacks His 'Graphic Toolbox'" by Kate Lombardi

The Journal News, July 10, 2010. "Deon's Art Inspired By Doodles, Daydreams" by Karen Croke

Chronogram Hudson Valley, June 2010. "Parting Shot: Richard Deon" by Lisa Parisio

PCTV Pleasantville Connects to the Visual Arts: Richard Deon: Paradox and Conformity G.G. Kopilak interviews Richard Deon about his art and current exhibition at the Hudson River Museum. Airdate: August 5, 2010

Visual Arts Journal, Spring 2007. "Print Gallery: Absurdity" by Peter Dudek

Chronogram Hudson Valley, July 2007. "On the Cover" by Kelley Granger

New York Times, December 31, 1992. "Currents; This Way, That Way" by Dulcie Leimbach

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