Nan Rainey

Foundation studies professor

Education

  • B.A., fine art, College of William and Mary, 1977
  • M.F.A., sculpture with drawing minor, Pratt Institute, 1983

Credentials

Exhibitions

  • "16th Annual Invitational Exhibition," Pleiades Gallery, New York, New York
  • "11th International Exhibition," Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, New Jersey
  • "International Exhibition of Women’s Art," Soho 20 Gallery, New York, New York
  • "Group Invitational," Gwenda Jay Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
  • "Birth," ARC Gallery, Chicago, Illinois
  • "New Directions '92," Barrett Gallery, New York, New York
  • "Art of Northeast USA," Silvermine Gallery, New Canaan, Connecticut
  • "Nan Rainey: Recent Works," College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
  • "Six Sculptors," College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia
  • "Sculptor’s Drawings," Pittsfield Art Center, Pittsfield, Massachusetts
  • "Brooklyn Drawings," Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
  • "Transparent Structures in Art and Architecture," Thorpe Intermedia Gallery, Sparkill, New York
  • "Brooklyn '83," Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York
  • "Changing Values in Art," Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York
  • "Art in Process," The American Craft Museum, New York, New York

Awards, recognitions and honors

Ford Foundation Grant

Organizations

College Art Association, Foundations in Art: Theory and Education

Publications and Presentations

Presentations

  • Forum on Creativity, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, New York.
  • Sunday Lecture Series, The Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York.
  • Understanding Creativity, National Public Radio, New York City, New York.

Publications

  • Authored instruction materials for "Design Basics: 3D," first edition by Richard Roth and Stephen Pentak.
  • "A Looking Glass on the Way We Might Live" The New York Times, Sunday, June 12 by William Zimmer.
  • Published a review in Flash Art International, summer, 1996, pages 132-33: a solo painting exhibition titled "Jim Sajovic" at Leedy-Voulkos Gallery, Kansas City, Missouri.
  • Published a review in Flash Art International, January/February, 1997, page 96: a group photography exhibition titled "Delirium" at Ricco/Maresca Gallery, New York City, New York.