H. LISA SOLON

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RESUME

Heliconia Rostrata at PGA by H. Lisa Solon


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011
Harmony Hall, Tower Isle, Jamaica

2003
Safe-T-Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2000
Gallery Of South Orange, South Orange, NJ

1999
Passaic County Community College, Paterson, NJ

1998
Soho Photo, New York, NY
Warner-Lambert Headquarters, Morris Plains, NJ

1997
Donnell Library Center, New York, NY

1996
Johnson & Johnson Headquarters, New Brunswick, NJ
Drew University, Media Research Center Gallery, Madison, NJ
Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, NY

1995
Montclair State University, Gallery One, Upper Montclair, NJ
Seton Hall University, South Orange, NJ

1994
The Fleetwood Museum of Art & Photographica, North Plainfield, NJ


Maiden Hair Ferns at PGA by H. Lisa Solon


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014
Jamaica Biennial 2014, Jamaica National Gallery, Kingston, Jamaica
Anniversary Show, Harmony Hall, Tower Isle, Jamaica

2013
Anniversary Show, Harmony Hall, Tower Isle, Jamaica, also in 2008 - 2012

2008
National Biennial 2008, Jamaica National Gallery, Kingston, Jamaica

2007
STG V (5th Anniversary Show), Safe-T-Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2006
National Biennial 2006, Jamaica National Gallery, Kingston, Jamaica

2005
Organic, Safe-T-Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Important Papers, Walker-Kornbluth Gallery, Fair Lawn, NJ

2004
Metro Show, City Without Walls, Newark, NJ
Synopsis @ 10, Pierro Gallery of South Orange, South Orange, NJ
The Face in the Mirror, The Arts Guild of Rahway, Rahway, NJ
Photographing New Jersey, Walker-Kornbluth Gallery, Fair Lawn, NJ

2003
Newark Museum, Arts Workshop Instructors Exhibit, Newark, NJ, yearly since1994
Im/perfect, Safe-T-Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2002
Art of the Photograph, Walker-Kornbluth Gallery, Fair Lawn, NJ

2001
Selections - NJSCA Fellowship Exhibition 1999 & 2000, Chubb Atrium Gallery, Warren, NJ

2000
NJS Council on the Arts Fellowship Exhibition 1999 & 2000, Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ
Photoworks 2000, Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, CT
Small Works, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York University, NY, NY, also in 1995   
10 Years, 29 Artists, Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
A New View: Worked Images by Contemporary Photographers, Noyes Museum, Oceanville, NJ

1999
The Photographic Persona, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY
Spectra '99, Nat’l Photography Biennial, Silvermine Guild Galleries, New Canaan, CT
The Saturated Image, Three Contemporary Photographers, Union Cty College, Cranford, NJ
Expressions of Individual Spirit:  Self Portrait, Toucan Gallery, Billings, MT   
H. Lisa Solon & Jenny Cashin, Focal Point Gallery, City Island, NY   
CEPA, Buffalo, NY

1998
Body Traces, Marymount Manhattan College, NY, NY
The New Jersey Fine Art Annual, Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
The Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Aljira, A Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ, also in 1997, 1996 and 1994

1997
Galería Fundación Banco De Comercio, Lima, Peru
Montclair State University Art Gallery, NJ, also in 1996, 1995 and 1994

1996
City Without Walls, Newark, NJ, also in 1995
The Photographic Center School, Seattle, WA
Holter Museum of Art, Helena, MT

1995
The Noyes Museum, Oceanville, NJ
Organization of Independent Artists, NY, NY
Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC
Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ, also in 1994

1994
National Women's Hall of Fame, Seneca Falls, NY
Bergen Museum, Paramus, NJ

1993
Denise Bibro Fine Art Gallery, NY, NY


Heliconia Rostratas at PGA by H. Lisa Solon


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

The Library of the Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
The Library at the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
The Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
Montclair State University Art Gallery, Montclair, NJ
National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England
The Newark Museum, NJ
The Newark Public Library, NJ
Noyes Museum, Oceanville, NJ
The Xerces Society, Portland, Oregon


Scheffleras at Northwood University by H. Lisa Solon


SELECTED AWARDS

2000  Juror's Award, Photoworks 2000, Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, CT
1999  New Jersey State Council on the Arts Fellowship
1998  Third Prize, Soho Photo Annual Exhibition, NY, NY
1996  Artist-in-Residence, Newark Museum, Newark, NJ
1994  First Prize, Works on Paper '94, Karr Fine Art Center at New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY


Three Scheffleras by H. Lisa Solon


SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2002
Seidel, M.; "Photo Op", The Star-Ledger,  February 16

2000
Schwabsky, B., "When Color Illuminates...", The New York Times, Sunday, March 26
Bischoff, D., "Corpus of Work...", The Star-Ledger,  March 10

1999
Nixon, B., "'The Photographic Persona' at University...", Louisville Eccentric Observer, December 8
Bellatoni, R., "Photographers profiled in county college show", Courier-News, October 14 (photo)
Seidel, M., "Self-portraits trace process of grieving", The Star-Ledger,  October 2  (photo)
"H. Lisa Solon", Viewfinder, No. 23 (color photo)

1998
"Two Years of H. Lisa Solon's Face", The Tribeca Trib, October
Bischoff, D., "Aging seen through artists' eyes", The Sunday Star-Ledger, October 11

1997
Seidel, M.; "Solo exhibit for Solon", The Sunday Star-Ledger,  August 31

1996
Seidel, M.; "... the bizarre and the familiar", The Sunday Star-Ledger,  May 26
Raynor, V., "Footnotes on Paper...", The New York Times, March 10

1995
Seidel, M.; "... the upcoming season", The Sunday Star-Ledger, September 3 (photo)
Raynor, V., "A Fringe Benefit...", The New York Times, August 13
Seidel; "Center continues tradition with show by  H. Lisa Solon", The Sunday Star-Ledger, April 30 (photo)
Night Life, TV 3, Suburban CableVision, March 6 - 12
Seidel, Mitchell; "Camera Angles", The Sunday Star-Ledger, January 29

1994
Seidel, Mitchell; "...artist takes color and uses it...", The Sunday Star-Ledger, October 2 (photos)
Seidel, Mitchell; "Camera Angles", The Sunday Star-Ledger, September 25
"... Solon wins two art awards", The Independent Press, August 18
State of the Arts, "Arts Ticket: H. Lisa Solon at the Fleetwood Museum", WNJN-TV, May 5 - 11
Haller, Emanuel; "Extraordinary photos", The Courier-News, May 1
Mitchell, Jeanne; "Blacks out Wall Street ...", The Independent Press, March 3 (photo)

1993
Watkins, Eileen; "...at Schering-Plough", The Sunday Star-Ledger, November 14
 

Silk Day Lillies by H. Lisa Solon

EDUCATION

Maine Photograpic Workshops 
The Alternative and Extended Print, 1996

International Center of Photography 
Various Courses, 1991 - 1994, 1999

New York University   
Masters of Business Administration, 1985;
Bachelor of the Arts, Cum Laude, 1981