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ROBERT SCHATZ
ROBERT SCHATZ
born in Allentown, Pennsylvania; lives and works in New York
 
UPCOMING EXHIBITIONS
2018

Deborah Berke Partners, New York

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017
The Phatory, New York

2016
The Phatory Window, New York

2015
The Institute For American Art, Portland, Maine
Sheldon Museum of Art, Lincoln, Nebraska
 
2007
University of Scranton, Scranton, Pennsylvania
The Phatory, New York

2006 
Cressman Gallery, Cedar Crest College, Allentown, Pennsylvania

1999 
Deborah Berke Partners, New York
Galerie Pixi, Paris

1998
Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York

1996
Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York

1994
Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York (Gallery’s inaugural exhibit)

1993
University Gallery, University of Scranton

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017
A Dark Wood.  Noyes Museum of Art of Stockton University, Atlantic City, NY 

2016
A Dark Wood.  Art House, Jersey City, NJ (catalogue)
After: Vincent Como, Raymond Mingst, Robert Schatz.  Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ (Curated by Arthur Bruso)

2015
Sanctus.  Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ (catalogue)

2013
Thirteen. Propeller Centre for the Visual Arts, Toronto
A Time In Arcadia. Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ (catalogue)
Aspects. Marina Gallery, Cold Spring, NY

2011
Dividing Light Measuring Darkness. Curious Matter, Jersey City, NJ (catalogue)
9/11 Arts: A Decade Later. Commons Gallery, Steinhardt School of Art, New York University, New York

2010
Escape from New York. Paterson Arts Council, Paterson, NJ (curated by Olympia Lambert)

2009
Summer Camp II: Like A Moth To The Flame. Exile, Berlin (curated by Dan Halm)

2008
Unbreak My Heart. Pluto Gallery, Brooklyn (curated by Brent Burket)
The Kramarsky Gift of Contemporary Drawings. Pollock Gallery, Southern Methodist University, Dallas (catalogue)

2006
Mixed Bag. The Phatory, New York

2005
Works On Paper. Deborah Davis Fine Art, Hudson, NY

2004
Art in the New U.S. Embassy. Sofia Art Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria

2003
The Big Abstract Show. The Painting Center, New York

2002
Invitational Salon. New Arts Program, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

2000
On Abstraction: Francis, Hesse, Lewitt, Lozano, Mangold, Morellet, Schatz. Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York

1999
Die Kunst der Linie. Museum of Upper Austria, Linz (catalogue)
Additives on Paper. George Billis Gallery, New York 
Five Years of Nicholas Davies Gallery. Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York

1998
WallPAPER. Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York (curated by Lisa Jacobs)
Gramercy Art Fair. Gramercy Park Hotel, New York (catalogue)

1997
Night of 1,000 Drawings. Artists Space, New York.

1996
Summer Group Show. Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York
New York Fin de Siècle. Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York
Permutations. MMC Gallery, Marymount Manhattan College, New York (catalogue)

1995
Summer Group Show. Nicholas Davies Gallery, New York

1992
10th International Cleveland Drawing Biennale (traveling). Derby Museum, Derby, England; South London Art Gallery, London; Collins Gallery, University of Strathclyde, Glasgow (catalogue)

1991
10th International Cleveland Drawing Biennale. Cleveland Gallery and Dorman Museum, Middlesbrough, UK

1990
Small Works. Amos Eno Gallery, New York (curated by Linda Kramer)

PUBLIC & CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
Harvard Art Museums / Fogg Museum
Pfizer Inc
Sheldon Museum of Art
Southern Methodist University
The JBG Companies
University of Scranton
U.S. Department of State

CATALOGUES & PUBLICATIONS
Cleveland County Council. 10th International Drawing Biennale. Exh. cat (Middlesbrough, UK: Cleveland County Council, 1991). Essays by Brandon Taylor and Wolfgang Schmitz. p. 42, illus.
 
Curious Matter. A Dark Wood. Exh. cat. (Jersey City, NJ: Curious Matter, 2016). illus., pp. 42-43.

___________. Sanctus. Exh. cat. (Jersey City, NJ: Curious Matter, 2015). illus., pp. 45-46.

___________. A Time In Arcadia. Exh. cat. (Jersey City, NJ: Curious Matter, 2013). illus., pp. 54-55

___________. Dividing Light Measuring Darkness. Exh. cat. (Jersey City, NJ: Curious Matter, 2011). illus., pp. 51-52

Eshoo, Amy (ed.). 560 Broadway: A New York Drawing Collection At Work, 1991-2006. (New York: Fifth Floor Foundation, and New Haven: Yale University Press, 2008). pp. 155 & 175

Gramercy International Art Fair, New York (1998). illus.

Marymount Manhattan College. Exhibitions, 1995-1996. Exh. cat. (New York: Marymount Manhattan College, 1996). Essays by Karen Harris

Oberösterreichisches Landesmuseum. Die Kunst der Linie: Möglichkeiten des Graphischen. Exh. cat., Landesmuseum catalogue no. 145. (Linz, Austria: Oberösterreichisches Landesmuseum, 1999). Essays in German by: Wieland Schmeid, Antonia Hoerschelmann, Wolfgang Hilger, Peter Assmann, Amy Eshoo, Heinz Höfchen, Monika Oberchristl and Lothar Schultes. p. 327, illus.
 
Sheldon Museum of Art, University of Nebraska-Lincoln.  A New Line of Thinking: Recent Sculpture by Robert Schatz.  (Lincoln, NE: The University of Nebraska-Lincoln, 2015).  illus.

Southern Methodist University. Conversations 6: Werner H. Kramarsky and Christian Rattemeyer. (Dallas: Pollock Gallery Publications, Southern Methodist University, 2008).

The Art Institute of Boston. Academic Catalogue, 1986-1987. (Boston: The Art Institute of Boston, 1986). p. 36, illus.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS
Vovete. Providence, 2011.  Album and CD artwork.

ARTICLES & REVIEWS
Burket, Brent. "In Order – Robert Schatz at The Phatory." NY Arts Magazine, vol. 12, no. 7/8, July-August, 2007, p. 70, illus.

__________. "No Space Between." Heart As Arena (heartasarena.blogspot.com/2006_01_01_archive.html), January, 2006, illus.

Genello, William (ed.). “Education of an Artist.” Scranton Journal, June, 1999, p. 16, illus.

Hortillosa, Summer.  "Curious Matter and JC Public Library Team Up For 'A Time in Arcadia' Exhibit."  The Jersey City Independent, May 17, 2013, illus.  (http://www.jerseycityindependent.com/2013/05/curious-matter-and-jc-public-library-team-up-for-a-time-in-arcadia-art-exhibit/)
 
Johnson, Ken. “The Big Abstract Show.” The New York Times, June 13, 2003, p. E36

___________. “WallPaper at Nicholas Davies.” The New York Times, June 16, 1998, p. E39

Jørgensen, Thomas. Fabulism. Lecture, Galleri Christoffersen, Copenhagen, 2005

Lambert, Olympia. “Breaking Hearts Left and Right.” Oly’s Musings (http://olysmusings.blogspot.com/2008/11/breaking-hearts-left-and-right.html), November 2, 2008, illus.

Miller-Lanning, Darlene. “Recent Work by Robert Schatz.” Happenings, Scranton, PA, February, 1993, p. 21

Sokolowski, Thomas. “Sprezzatura: The Art of Robert Schatz,” exhibition essay, 1996.

Triglia, Judianne. "Valley-Grown Artist Hangs At Cedar Crest." Merge (www.mergedigital.com/arts/news), 2005, illus.

Walentini, Joseph. “The Big Abstract Show.” Abstract Art Online (www.abartonline.com), vol. V, no. 10, 2003, illus. 

Zivancevic, Nina. “Letter From Paris.” NY Arts Magazine, April, 1999, p. 79

LECTURES & SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
2017
Artist conversation with Anne Collins Goodyear, co-director, Bowdoin College Museum  of Art.  The Phatory, New York

2015
Friday Live, Sheldon Museum of Art.  NET Nebraska (NPR), Lincoln
 
2007
"The Lyric Grace of Gesture". University of Scranton

2006
Between Abstraction and “Reality”. Cedar Crest College
Giotto and Cézanne. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York

1993
Reflections on Art and Visual Experience. University of Scranton
 
EDUCATION
1987

The Art Institute of Boston

1984
Massachusetts College of Art
 
1980
University of Scranton, BA magna cum laude, history and philosophy





 
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