© 2019 Colleen Brand Art

Colleen Brand | Professional Artist

BA in Graphic Design/Advertising with a concentration in Studio Art, Moravian College ‘01

Presentations

  • October 10, 2017 | Painting Intuitively and Energizing Your Work | Greater Norristown Art League | E. Norriton, PA

  • Feb. 22, 2014 | Demo on Acrylic Painting | Whitemarsh Art Center | Whitemarsh, PA

Classes

  • June 8, 2019 | Intuitive Acrylic Painting | Utility Works | Lansdowne, PA

  • September 24 - October 22, 2018 | Intuitive Painting Class | North Penn High School | Lansdale, PA

  • October 21, 2017 | Intuitive Acrylic Painting | Greater Norristown Art League | E. Norriton, PA

  • June 6, 2014 | Paint Night | Whitemarsh Art Center | Whitemarsh, PA

 

Press

Awards/Honors

  • Honorable Mention for "See the Forest for the Trees", Reconfiguration Show at The Plastic Club, jurored by Rick Snyderman, former owner of the Snyderman Gallery, December 2018

  • Second Place for "Going Coastal", Member/Student Show at Fleisher Art Memorial, Abstract Painting category, jurored by Sophie Sanders, 2018

  • Honorable Mention for "Untitled", Member/Student Group Show at Fleisher Art Memorial, Works on Paper Category (Painting Intuitively), 2017

  • First Place for “Puddle Dance”, Member/Student Group Show at Fleisher Art Memorial, Painting Category (Painting Intuitively), jurored by Shelley Langdale, Associate Curator, Prints and Drawings, Phila. Museum of Art, 2014

  • First Place for “Smoky Horizon”, Scapes, The Plastic Club, jurored by Karen Baumeister, Adjunct Professor at Montgomery County Community College and Faculty at Fleisher Art Memorial, 2013

  • Best of Show, Moravian College, Celebrating Moravian Women, 2000

  • Third Place, Best of Print, Fleisher Art Memorial, 2011

 

Selected Solo Exhibitions

  • UPCOMING: December 1-21, 2019 | Da Vinci Art Alliance | Philadelphia, PA | Learn More

  • February 24 - March 31, 2018 | Easttown Library | Berwyn, PA

  • October 3-30, 2016 | Darlington Arts Center | Garnet Valley, PA

  • June 9-19, 2016 | Manayunk-Roxborough Art Center | Philadelphia, PA

  • July 29 - August 29, 2015 | Gryphon Cafe | Rosemont, PA

  • June 4-29, 2015 | Manayunk-Roxborough Art Center | Philadelphia, PA

  • September 12 - October 25, 2014 | MIXX Restaurant | Rehoboth Beach, DE

  • May 4 - June 29, 2014 | Earth Bread + Brewery | Philadelphia, PA

  • March 4-31, 2014 | Darlington Arts Center | Garnet Valley, PA

  • February 5 - March 4, 2014 | Sweet Mabel | Narberth, PA

  • January 5 - February 2, 2014 | Alliance Bank | Concord, PA

  • October 31 - December 1, 2013 | Race Street Cafe | Philadelphia, PA

  • September 28 - November 28, 2013 | MIXX Restaurant | Rehoboth Beach, DE

  • May 1-31, 2013 | Balance Gallery | Philadelphia, PA | Rittenhouse Park

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

  • September 6-16, 2018 | Fleisher Art Memorial | Philadelphia, PA | Dear Fleisher Invitational

  • September 2-22, 2018 | Plastic Club | Philadelphia, PA | What's My Line Show

  • September 2-3, 2017 | 9th Annual Westhampton Beach Festival of the Arts | Westhampton Beach, NY

  • January 7-29, 2016 | 3rd Street Gallery | Philadelphia, PA | 6th Annual Community Exhibition

  • January 29 -February 28, 2015 | North Valley Art League | Redding, CA | 2015 National Painting Show

  • December 13, 2014 - January 24, 2015 | Abington Art Center | Jenkintown, PA | Annual Juried Show

  • March 2-27, 2014 | The Plastic Club | Philadelphia, PA | Small Worlds Show

  • February 18 - March 7, 2014 | Fleisher Art Memorial | Philadelphia, PA | Member/Student Group Show | 1st Place in Abstract Painting

  • November 3 - December 27, 2013 | Mesquite Fine Arts Center Gallery | Mesquite, NV | Lucky 13 Group Show

  • October 18 - November 10, 2013 | RRCA North Gallery | Millville, NJ | Seven Deadly Sins Group Show

  • September 8-26, 2013 | The Plastic Club | Philadelphia, PA | Scapes | 1st Place

  • September 12 - October 4, 2013 | Delaware County Community College (DCCC) Art Gallery | Media, PA | 215/610

  • July 18 - August 10, 2013 | Soho20 Gallery | New York, NY | Women in Charge Group Show

  • August 31 - September 22, 2012  | Philadelphia Sketch Club | Philadelphia, PA | Absolutely Abstract Show

  • March 14 - June 24, 2011  |  Art in City Hall  |  Philadelphia, PA  |  The French Connection Show

  • September 28 - November 1, 2009  |  Moravian College  |  Bethlehem, PA  |  Select Alumni Group Show

Affiliations

  • Da Vinci Art Alliance | Philadelphia, PA

  • Northwest Artist's Alliance | Philadelphia, PA

  • Sweet Mabel | Narberth, PA