Roy Lerner Paintings

269 Silver Spring Road, South Salem, New York 10590
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Born in Chicago, Illinois, September 2, 1954

Solo Exhibitions:

Galerie d'Arts Contemporains, Montreal, Quebec, Canada: “Transparent Overtures”. June 25 – Aug. 31, 2014.

Galerie d'Arts Contemporains annex: “Selected Works of Roy Lerner”, Montreal, Quebec, CAN. Oct. 6 - 28, 2013.

Bego Ezair Gallery: “Passport”, Madison Ave, NY, June 1 – 30, extended for remainder of the summer.
Galerie d'Arts Contemporains: “L’Univers intime de Roy Lerner” (“The intimate Universe of Roy Lerner”) Montreal, Quebec, CAN. Dec. 3 - 24.
Galerie d'Arts Contemporains: “Spoleto to Montreal” Montreal, Quebec, CAN. Dec. 6 - 30.
Ex Museo Civico di Spoleto del ex-Galleria Civica d'Arte Moderna, Spoleto, Italy, “Clear as a Bell.” July 6 – July 30. Organized by CAS as part of the 51st annual Festival Dei Due Mondi.
Hotel Exedra, Rome, Italy, “Ten Years of Great Paintings” Feb. 20 – Mar. 30. Organized by CAS.
Gallery One, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, "Unwinding; Put the Genie Back in the Bottle" Feb. 3 – Mar. 17.
Galerie d'Arts Contemporains: “De New York a Montreal” Montreal, Quebec, CAN, 11/16/06 – 12/13/06
Galerie d'Arts Contemporains, Montréal, Quebec Canada
Cooper Classics, New York, NY, In Motion, April 4 - June 1
Gallery One, Toronto, Canada, Full Deck, March 2
National Arts Club, New York, NY, Curves and Flats, March 7
C.W. White Gallery, Portland, ME, October
National Arts Club, New York, NY, curated by Karen Wilkin, January 2 - 11.
Gallery One, Toronto, Canada, August 11-Sept. 1
O'Farrell Gallery, Brunswick, ME, March 5 -April 11.
Gershwin Gallery, New York, NY, June.
Gallery One, Toronto, Canada, May.
Galerie Gérald Piltzer, Paris, France, June-August.
C.S. Schulte Gallery, Millburn, NJ , March 24.
Arthur M. Sackler Gallery at The Palace Theater of the Arts, Stamford, CT, Jan. 28 -April 24.
Matthew Scott Gallery, South Miami, FL, December 18.
Robert Martin Gallery, White Plains, NY, July 17.
N.Y.U. Institute of Environmental Medicine, Tuxedo, NY, September 23.
Montgomery Pinetum, Greenwich, CT, January.
Franconia College, Franconia, NH, June.


Selected Group Exhibitions:

Sideshow Gallery, Brookyln, NY: “Sideshow Nation II - At the Alamo,” 14th annual New Year’s event, Jan. 4th - March 3rd, 2014.
Art Market San Francisco Fine Art Fair, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA, represented by Gallery Sam, May 15th – May 18th, 2014.
ArtHamptons Fine Art Fair, Bridgehampton, NY, represented by Gallery Sam, July 10th – 14th, 2014.

Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: 13th anniversary New Year’s event “Sideshow Nation,” January 5th – March 3rd.
Troy Fine Art Services, Southport, CT, “Color Interpretations,” Feb. 22nd – Mar. 22nd.
ArtHamptons Fine Art Fair, Sculpture Fields of Nova’s Ark in Bridgehampton, NY, represented by Gallery Sam, July 11th – 14th 2013.
Texas Contemporary Fine Art Fair (artMRKT), 10-10-13 to 10-13-13, represented by Gallery Sam.
Sideshow Gallery, Brookyln, NY: “Wizards with Paint,” Nov. 16th - Dec. 15th, 2013, group show with Peter G. Ray.
Ezair Gallery, Spring group show, Madison Ave., NY, NY, Feb. 1st – April 16th, 2012.
Palm Springs Fine Art Fair, Inaugural Opening at the Palm Springs Convention Center, represented by Gallery Sam, February 16th – 19th, 2012.
Abstract Expressionism: Then and Now, Hodge & Temporary Exhibition Galleries, Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, MI, March 5th – August 19th, 2012.
ArtHamptons Fine Art Fair, Sculpture Fields of Nova’s Ark in Bridgehampton, NY, represented by Gallery Sam, July 12th – 15th 2012.
artMRKT Hamptons Fine Art Fair, Bridgehampton Historical Society Grounds, Bridgehampton, NY, represented by Gallery Sam, July 19th – 22nd 2012.
Houston Fine Art Fair, Inaugural Opening at the George R. Brown Convention Center, represented by Gallery Sam, September 15th – 18th, 2011.
“Installation at the Hotel” exhibition preview for 2012 solo show, including preview paintings at Bego Ezair Gallery, Southampton, NY, and Bego Ezair Hotel-Gallery, Greenport, NY, Sept. 1, 2011 – Fall 2012.
Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: 11th anniversary New Year’s event “It’s All Good!! (apocalypse now),” January 8th – February 20th.
artMRKT San Francisco, Inaugural Opening at the Concourse Exhibition Center, represented by Gallery Sam, May 19th – 22nd.
ArtHamptons Fine Art Fair, Sayre Park in Bridgehampton, NY, represented by Gallery Sam, July 7th – 10th 2011.
artMRKT Hamptons Fine Art Fair, Bridgehampton Historical Society Grounds, Bridgehampton, NY, represented by Gallery Sam, July 14th – 17th 2011.
Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY: 10th anniversary New Year’s event “It’s a Wonderful 10th,” January 9th – February 20th.
San Francisco Fine Art Fair, Fort Mason Center, represented by Gallery Sam, May 20th – 23rd 2010.
ArtHamptons Fine Art Fair, Sayre Park in Bridgehampton, NY, represented by Gallery Sam, July 8th – 11th 2010.
ArtAspen Fine Art Fair, Aspen Ice Garden, Aspen, CO, represented by Gallery Sam, August 5th – 8th 2010.
Triangle Workshop spring alumni fundraiser 100x100, 5-26-09.
ArtHamptons Art Fair, July 11 – July 13 at the Bridgehampton Historical Society in Long Island. Represented by Gallery Sam.
Triangle Alumni DUMBO Arts Festival Exhibition, 25th Anniversary, Brooklyn, NY, 09/28/07 – 10/20/07
Loft Artist Association: “Working Studios: Artists@Work,” Stamford, CT, April - September.
Florence Lynch Gallery, Chelsea, NY, curated by Lee Klein, 09/08/06-10/07/06
Neil Stevenson Fine Art: Grand St., Brooklyn
Florence Lynch Gallery: Hypertextualities, curated by Lee Klein
Midland Center for the Arts, Pearls: A Natural History, organized by American Museum of Natural History, New York in collaboration with Field Museum of Chicago, Alden B. Dow Museum of Science and Art, Midland, MI March 15-July 18
Shelnutt Gallery, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Jazz Reverberations, Troy, NY, Feb 10-April 30
C.W. White Gallery, Rural Artists with Urban Sensibilities,Portland ME. October 11 - November 13
Scope Art Fair, Stevenson Fine Art, Los Angels, California, July
Florence Lynch Gallery, Hypertexture, curated by Lee Klein, New York, NY. June 26 -July 24
R.A.I. Television, Live Art Auction, Rome, Italy, June
Scope Art Fair, Stevenson Fine Art, Dylan Hotel, New York, March 8-12.
Perrella Gallery, Rural Artists with Urban Sensibilities, Fulton-Montgomery Comm. College, Johnstown, NY. Feb.23
Muse du Bas St.Laurent, New New Painters, Riviere-du-Loup, Quebec, Nov.10
Galerie d'arts Contemporains, New New Painters, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 16 - June 20
National Galerie, Prague, New New Painters, Director Milan Knizak, Czech Republic, April11
Galerie Anne Lettrée, New New Painters, Paris, France, May 17
Galerie Piltzer, Barbizone, France, May 5
69th Regiment Armory, New York, NY New New Painters, curated by Ken Moffett, May 18-25.
Brussel Stadhuis, Belgium, New New Painting, curated by Marcel Paquet, March 23 - April 27.
Denver Museum of Contemporary Art, The New New Painters, Denver CO, May 4 - July 4.
The Flint Institute of Arts, The New New Painters, Flint, MI, Jan. 30 - April 18,.
Arts Resource Service at O'Farrell Gallery, Context & Discretion, Brunswick, ME. Nov.6 - Dec 5,
De Arté Magick Gallerias, Disegne é Colore, curated by Lee Klein, Easton PA., Oct. 3 -31
Tribes Gallery, A Year in the Life of Present Modernism, New York, NY. Dec. 6,1997 - Jan. 29, 1998.
Fine Art 2000, New New Painting, Stamford, CT. Oct. 4 - Dec. 5.
New London Art Society Gallery, New London, CT. Oct. 1997 - Jan 17, 1998
Museum of Contemporary Art, Palm Beach, FL. Sept. 26 - Nov. 9.
The Discovery Museum, Colors: Contrasts & Cultures, Bridgeport, CT. 9/28/97 – 1/4/98
Center for the Performing Arts, Rich Forum,Stamford, CT. April-August
York College, New New Painting, Queens, NY. March- April
Tribes Gallery, Small Gems, New York, NY. Oct. - Dec.
Fine Art 2000, New New Painting, Stamford, CT. [Book; essays by Donald Kuspit & Arlene Raven]
The Center for the Arts, The Abstract Image, Vero Beach, FL
Galerie Gérald Piltzer, New New Painting, Paris, France, May 22- July 27, Sept. 2-7
Vanderleelie Gallery, New New Painting, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, March 9-April 19
Galleryism, New New Painting, Seoul, South Korea, February 20
Edmonton Artists' Society, Third Annual Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, Edmonton, Canada.
Gallery One, Gallery Artists, Toronto, Canada.
The Bell Gallery, The Energy of Color, Birmingham, MI.
Salander-O’Reilly Gallery, New New Painting, New York, NY, December 6-31.
Gallery One,The New York School: Five Decades of Abstraction, Toronto, Canada.
Galerie Gérald Piltzer, Chicago Art Fair, May; New York Art Fair, April
Galerie Gérald Piltzer with Galerie Dambier Masset, Art fair of Frankfurt, March 22-27.
Galerie Gérald Piltzer, Découvertes 94, Porte de Versailles, Paris, France, March 23-28.
Galerie Tilly Haderek - Art Köln 93 Nov. 11-17 / Oct. 25-Dec. 18.
Galerie Gérald Piltzer, FIAC, Paris, France, Nov.
Musée d’Art Moderne et D’Art Contemporain, New New Painting, Nice, France, Sept. 24 - Oct. 31.
Städlische Gallery, New New Painting, Göppingen Germany, Sept. 18-Oct. 18
C.S. Schulte Gallery, Important Works By Modern Masters, Millburn, NJ, May 20 – July 1.
Musée Des Beaux Arts, New New Painting, Charleroi, Belgium, May 16 - June 5.
Galerie Gérald Piltzer, Chicago Art International, Chicago, IL, May 6 - 10.
Galerie Gérald Piltzer, Découvertes 93, Grand-Palais, Paris, France, February 2 - 8.
Galerie Gérald Piltzer, New New Painting, Paris, France, December 15.
Dambier Masset, New New Painting, Paris, France, December 16.
Gallery One, The New Acrylic Painters, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, September 4.
C.S. Schulte Gallery, South Orange, NJ, June.
Jaffe-Baker Gallery, Boca Raton, FL, January.
Sound Shore Gallery, Stamford, CT, December.
Green Gallery, New Color, Miami, FL, October 4.
The Center for the Arts, New Acrylic Painters; The Moffett Collection, Vero Beach, FL, Sept.
Gallery Camino Real, New New Painting, Boca Raton, FL, January 31.
Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, The Moffett Collection, Fort Lauderdale, FL, September 13.
C.S. Schulte Galleries, New York, NY and South Orange, NJ, June.
The University of Alberta Gallery, Outside New York, Edmonton, Canada, January 24.
P.M.W. Gallery, Stamford, CT, August 20.
The Works, Outside New York, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, June 23.
Galerie Elca London, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, February - March.
The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Fall Invitational, Ridgefield, CT.
Shippee Annex, New York, NY, June 21.
Triangle Gallery, Triangle, New York, NY, March 8.
Wilton Library, Cutting Edge, Wilton, CT, February 2.
Sound Shore Gallery, Port Chester, NY, December 18.
Ferguson Library, Stamford, CT, December 2.
Beverly Gordon Gallery, New York Five, Dallas, TX, November 23.
Tower Gallery, Two Plus Three, New York, NY, June 26.
Abstract Art in New England, Organized by Kenworth Moffett
Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA.; Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH, February 2.
Stamford Museum, Stamford, CT, September 6.;Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA.
Stamford Museum, Specific Wall/Specific Design, ART/EX, Stamford, CT, March 2.
Jack Tilton Gallery, A More Store, New York, NY, December 13.
Stamford Museum, Art Faculty Exhibition, Stamford, CT, November 4.
Dynasen Gallery, New York, NY, September 8.
Stamford Museum, Curated by Robert Metzger, Stamford, CT, April 4.
Stamford Museum, Painters and Sculptors, Curator Dorothy Mayhall, Stamford, CT, May 18.

Stamford Industrial Park, Ugo Toppo Poetry Reading, Stamford, CT. June 26

Hurlbutt Gallery, Greenwich Library, Greenwich, Ct.


Museum Collections:
Boston Museum of Fine Art, MFA/Hines Contemporary Collection, Cambridge, MA.
Art Gallery of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Flint Institute of Art, Flint, MI
Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL.
Portland Museum of Fine Art Portland, ME.
National Galerie Prauge, Czech Republic
The Center for the Arts, Vero Beach, FL.
University of Toronto Art Centre, Ontario, CAN.

Public Collections:
Alamo Rent A Car, Fort Lauderdale, F.L
Cohn and Birnbaum P.C., Hartford, CT..
Deloitte & Touche, Vancouver, British Columbia
Denis Arden Architects, Coral Gables, FL.
Golden Foundation, New Berlin, NY
Lord & Taylor, World Head Quarters, St. Louis, MO
Michael Egan/Dancing Bear Foundation, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Pepsico, World Head Quarters, Purchase, NY.
Psych Scan, New York, NY.
R.A.I. Television, Rome, Italy
SKS Stables, Miami, FL.
Shawmut Bank of Boston, MA.
21st Century Master Art Works, New York, NY

Selected Private Collections:
London, England, UK.
London, England, UK.
Montreal, Quebec, CA.
Nantucket, MA.
New York, NY.
Rome, Italy.
Savannah, GA.
South Harpswell, ME.
Wilton, CT.
Zurich, Switzerland.
Lenox, MA.
Rome, Italy.



Triangle Workshop residency, Pine Plains, NY.
BFA, Franconia College, Franconia, NH.
New School, New York, NY.
Private photography studies with Yale Joel, TIME-LIFE staff photographer.
Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ.


Teaching & Lectures:

Symposium; Hypertexture, Florence Lynch Gallery, NYC, July 23.
Studio lecture by Roy Lerner and Ken Moffett, Brandies Womens group,
Westchester, NY Chapter.
Panel discussion; Rural artists with Urban Sensibilities,Fulton Montgomery Comm. College, Johnstown, NY, Feb. 23.
[with Lauren Olitski, Sue Roth, Arthur Yanoff, Michael Willams, Paula Poons]
Radio interview, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, March 28
Workshops & Lecture, Städlische Gallery, Göppingen Germany.
Television interview, Charleroi, Belgium, May 18
Workshops & Lecture, Musée Des Beaux Arts, Charleroi, Belgium.
Panel discussion and workshops, The center for the Arts, Vero Beach, FL
Panel discussion, Cutting Edge, Wilton Library, Wilton, CT
Art Instructor, Stamford Museum, Stamford, CT.
Lecturer Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH.
Art Instructor, Bridgeport Engineering Institute.



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