Bruce Lieberman

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Brooklyn, New York
Lives in
Water Mill, New York
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SUNY Stony Brookl, New York

BRUCE LIEBERMAN –                                                                       

BORN:             1958, Brooklyn, New York



                        M.F.A.  Brooklyn College, City University of New York

                        M.A.      C.W. Post, Long Island University, New York           

                        Brandeis University

                        B.A. University at Stony Brook, State University of New York

                        Southampton College




1983                        Body & Soul, A.M. Sachs Gallery, 29 W. 57th St., New York, NY (catalog)

1982                        Bruce Lieberman, Pene Du Bois Gallery, East Village, NYC

                        Juried Show, Parrish Museum, Southampton, NY (review)

                        Masters of War, Ammo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

1981                        Juried Show, Heckscher Museum, Huntington, N.Y. (review)





2017                         Bruce LiebermanGallery NorthSetauket, NY

2014                         East End- Gallery North, Setauket, New York

2013                          Portraits of Summer, Hampton Hang, Water Mill, NY

2006                          Recent Work, Hampton Road Gallery, Southampton, New York            

1999                         2/20 Gallery, New York, NY

1998                        Heckscher Museum of Art at the Bryant Library, NY

1993                        Haenah-Kent Gallery, New York, NY

1992                        Gallery North, Setauket, New York

1991                        The New Gallery, The Educational Alliance, New York, NY

                        Gallery North, Setauket, New York

1990                        Leopoldo Carpinteyro Galleria, Monterrey, Mexico

1988                        Gotham Fine Arts, New York, NY

                        Bryant Library / Heckscher Museum), Roslyn, New York

1985                        Pene Du Bois Gallery, E. 11th St., New York, NY




2016                         Feast For The Eyes, Nassau County Museum of Art, Roslyn, NY

Still life, (Co-curator) Gallery North, Setauket, NY

                        The Art Collectors, Gallery North, Setauket, NY

                        Printmaking, Gallery North, Setauket, NY

Blossoms, Gallery North, Setauket, NY

2015                        American Horizons, East to West: Landscape Painting and Photography, Long                         Island Museum of American, Stony Brook, NY

                        East End Collected, Southampton Arts Center, Southampton, NY




2014                         Sight Specific, The Anthony Giordano Gallery, Dowling College, Oakdale, NY

                        Poetry and the Art of Eating, Gallery North, Setauket, NY

                        Art, Architecture and Academia, Simons Center for Geometry and Physics,                         Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, NY


 2013                        Recent Acquisitions Permanent Collection, Heckscher Museum of Art,                                    Huntington, New York

                        The Art of The Figure, curated by Philip Pearlstein, Gallery North, Setauket, NY

                        Hampton Hang, Water Mill, New York

                        Gardens, Gallery North, East Setauket, NY

                        Sarah Nightingale, Water Mill, New York

                        Cats, JLima Studio Gallery, PA

                        Cats, GAIA Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2012                         Long Island in Bloom, Long Island Museum of American Art, Stony Brook, NY

                        Collection, Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY

                        Watercolors, Layered Light, Gallery North, Setauket, NY

                        Gardens, Gallery North, Setauket, NY


2011                    Juried Show, curated by Paul Resika, First Street Gallery, New York, N.Y.

                        Contemporary Perceptions --Zeuxis Still Life Painting, Romano Gallery Blair                         Academy, Blairstown, NJ              

                        The Art of Eating, Gallery North, Setauket, NY

                        Water colors, layered light, Gallery North, Setauket, NY                       

                        Artist of the East End Support NPR,” North Main Gallery, Southampton, NY  

                        Open Spaces, Ashawagh Hall, Springs, NY


2010                         Group Show, Pamela Williams Gallery, Amagansett NY    

                        Fear, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY

                        50 Years, 50 Artists, an Anniversary Exhibition, Dan’s Paper,” Benson -                                      Keyes Leecon Court Gallery

                        Jamie Depasquale Bruce Lieberman, and John Pomianowski,” Benson                                     Keyes , Southampton, NY

                        Group ShowJulie Keyes Gallery, New York, NY

                        Deep Blue Sea, Gallery North, Setauket, NY

                        Springs Invitational Exhibit, Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY


2009                         Pamela Williams Gallery, Amagansett New York


2008                         Group Show, Silas Marder Gallery, Bridgehampton, New York

                        Group Show, Gallery North, Setauket, NY


2006                         Aquatica, Somerhill Gallery, Chapel Hill, North Carolina


2005                        The Long Island Museum of American Art, Stony Brook, NY

                        Gallery North, Setauket, NY          

                        Hampton Roads Gallery, Southampton, New York


2004                   Surf Culture –The Art History of Surf, Curated by Carlo McCormack

                                                Milk Gallery, New York, NY

                                                Face to Face, -The Figure, The Long Island Museum of American Art, Stony Brook, NY

                                                      Artist Who Teach, Guild Hall Museum, East Hampton, NY               

                                      Pamela Williams Gallery, Amagansett, NY

                                                Hampton Roads Gallery, Southampton, NY

                                                Gallery North, Setauket, NY


2003                                    Arlene Bujesse Gallery, East Hampton, NY

                                                Gallery North, Setauket, NY

                                                Face-to-Face:  200 Years of Figurative Art on Long Island,

                                                The Long Island Museum, Stony Brook, NY


2002                                          Arlene Bujesse Gallery, East Hampton, NY

                                                Gallery North, Setauket, New York


2001                                         Arlene Bujesse Gallery, East Hampton, New York

                                                Gallery North, Setauket, NY

                                                Long Island: Morning, Noon and NightThe Long Island Museum, Stony Brook, NY

                                                Stony Brook University Art Gallery, NY


2000                        Landscapes -2000, Cold Spring Harbor National Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor                         New York


1999                        Re-Viewing Nature: Long Island Landscape Painting Today,

                        Mishkin Gallery, New York, NY

                        Elaine Benson Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY


1998                          Long Island Artists Focus on Materials, Stony Brook University Art Gallery,                         Stony Brook, NY


1995                        Thirtieth Anniversary Exhibition, Gallery North, NY


1994                        Great Outdoors, Elaine Benson Gallery, NY


1993                        Artist in Their Backyard, C.W. Post Hutchins Gallery, NY

                        Haenah-Kent Gallery, 1993, NYC

                        Long Island Landscape, Lizan-Tops Gallery, NY


1992                        Landscape Transformed -Landscape Observed, Islip Museum, East Islip, NY


1991                                          -40+ Landscapes, Haenah-Kent Gallery, New York, NY


1990                        Wetherholt Gallery, Washington, D.C.

                        Vered Gallery, East Hampton, NY

                        Long Island Landscape Painting - A Cultural Context,

                        The Museum at Stony Brook, NY


1989                        Marylou's, New York, NY

                        Gotham Fine Art, New York, NY


1988                        Ten Worlds Gallery, New York, NY

                        Gotham Fine Arts, New York, NY

                        Group Show, Gotham Fine Arts, New York, NY

                        Diverse in a Variety of Expressions," Ten Worlds Studio/Gallery, New York,                         NY


1987                        Printmaking at Brooklyn College, Museum of the Borough of Brooklyn, NY


1986                         A Man and a Woman, Dramatis Persona Gallery, East Village, New York, NY


                        Artist Under 30, Artist’s Choice Museum, West Broadway, New York,                                     NY


1985                         Pene Du Bois Gallery, New York, NY


1984                        Islip Fine Arts Museum, NY


1983                        Artist Choice Museum, Bodies and Souls, A.M. Sach, New York, NY


1982                        Masters of War, Ammo Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

                        Pene Du Bois Gallery, East Village, New York, NY

                        Parrish Museum, Southampton, NY

                        Guild Hall Art Museum, East Hampton, NY

                        Islip Fine Arts Museum, NY


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Steve Parks, Newsday, A Feast For The Eyes, A tasty show at the Nassau County Museum of Art, August 5, 2016

Jennifer Landes, Collecting the Collected in Southampton, The East Hampton Star April 30, 2015

Daena Title, “Destroying the Figure in the 21st Century” Poets Artists Issue #66 2015

John Seed, Heightened Perceptions, Poets and Artists issue #65 2015

Hampton Monthly, Artist Spotlight: Bruce Lieberman, May 20, 2015

John Seed“Bruce Lieberman: ‘East End’ at Gallery North,” Huffington Post, Arts and Culture Dec. 12, 2014

Franklin Hill Perrell – Bruce Lieberman, Artful Circle October 31, 2014

Bruce Lieberman: East End Exhibition at Gallery North, Gallery North October 7, 2014

Kelli Delane, Bruce Lieberman April 22, 2014

The Sissy Gamache Show, Manhattan Cable Network, interview, April 18, 2014

Franklin Hill Perrell, Painterly Painting, Artful Circle Lecture Series, Chief Curator at the Nassau County Museum of Art, April 11, 2014

Oliver Peterson, Dan’s Paper, Works on Monday; Early Morning Sunflower for Ron” by

 Bruce Lieberman,” October 7, 2013

Pat Rogers, A Trio of Strong Shows Open at the Heckscher, Hamptons Art Hub, September 21, 2013

The Heckscher Museum of Art, Recent Acquisitions, August 17, 2013

Oliver Peterson, In Bloom, Long Island Pulse, April 24, 2012

Michael Boyajian, Interview WSUB

Steven Parks, Flower Paintings Bloom at LI Museum, Newsday, March 5, 2012

Guest of Cindy Sherman, Bruce Lieberman (Central America)

Hampton.Com, This Week in the Arts,  July 20, 2010

Elise D’Haene, Easthampton and Southampton Press 2009

Pat Rogers, Easthampton and Southampton Press 2009

Helen A. Harrison, Paper in Every Guise Imaginable, The New York Times,

September 4, 2005 New York Times

Ariella Budick, Long Island Landscape, Sun-Kissed, Traffic- less Newsday Fri, Aug. 31, 2001

Ariella Budick, Witness a Moving Experience, cover Art section, Newsday Sun., Sep. 9, 2001

Carole Paquette, Using Local Artists to Add Color, The New York Times Sunday Dec. 16, 2001

Ariella Budick, Newsday, Best of 2001- Art: Expressions of Grandeur,

Sunday, Dec. 30, 2001

Cover and Poster, Long Island: Morning, Noon & Night- Contemporary Long Island Landscape Painting, The Long Island Museum 2001

Richard Elman, essay, Bruce Lieberman-Recent Paintings catalog1999

Phyllis BraffCompelling Sculpture and Transitory DoingsThe New York Times, Feb.1998

Long Island Artist Focus on Materials, Catalog, Stony Brook University Press June 1998

In The Works, Hampton Magazine/Artists & Writers, June 20, 1997

Helen A. Harrison, Works on View-Local Color, The New York Times Aug. 18, 1996

Phyllis Braff, From Edge of Social Conscience to Jazz, The New York Times Sept. 24,1995

Marion Wolberg Weiss, Cover and feature article, Dan's Papers August 5,1994

Eric Gibson, East End Landscape Show, East Hampton Star, June 2 1994

Ommerman, Betty, Artist Finds Style in Own Backyard" Newsday Nov. 21, 1993

William Zimmer, -40+ Landscapes, Poster and essay, Haenah-Kent Gallery, NYC July 9,1991

Helen A. Harrison, The Flowery Touch of Spring, The New York Times April 21,1991

Ron G. Pisano, Twentieth Century Long Island Landscape Painting,

Exhibition Catalog, Museum at Stony Brook 1990

Alicia Ramirez, Lieberman tomaria Montanas de Monterrey Para Cuadros, El Diario  7/26/90

Bruce Lieberman- Painting "La Huasteca, Video produced by the Universidad De Monterrey, Mexico, UDEM/DACME, July, 1990

Alicia Ramirez. "Lieberman Tomaria Montanas de Monterrey Para Cuadros" El Diario June 26,1990

Alicia Ramirez. "Satisfacen a regiomontanos las pintoras de' Dos Nueva York" El Diario June 27, 1990

Alicia Arozola. "Inauguran Exposicion, Dos De New York"  ABC June 19,1990

"La Naturaleza de New York en Monterrey" (repro)

Gerado Gonzalez Leija. "Pintores Neoyorquinos Se Inspiran En Banquetas y Mitos" Tribuna de Monterrey June 19,1990

Gerado Gonzalez Leila, - Pintores Neoyorquinos Se Inspiran En Banquetas y Mitos, Tribuna de Monterrey June 19,1990

Ronald G. Pisano, Long Island Landscape Painting in the 20th Century, New York Graphic Society, Little, Brown & Company 1989 (repro)

Margaret Moorman, Representations of Life, One Natural, One Askew, Newsday December 16, 1988, page 21  (repro)

Moody View, Newsday - December 9,1988, page 30  (repro)

Shirley E. Pearlman, Newsday - "Their Artwork is Hot, But Glory is Stolen," February 17,1988

Artist Choice Museum Catalog - "Body and Soul," 1983




2007-                         Nominee - The Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation, New York, NY (July 10, 2007)

1993                        Nominee - National Academy of Design, New York, NY

                        Nominee -The American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY 

1990                        U.S. Information Agency "Academic Specialist" to the University of                                     Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico

1984-85              New York Foundation for the Arts; New York State Artist-in-Residence                                     Program

1983                        Grant - Research Foundation of the City University of New York;

                        Recipient- Charles G. Shaw Memorial Award for Distinction in the Painting                         Media









2015                         Panelist, Long Island Museum of Art, Behind the Landscape, Janet Culbertson,                         Bruce Lieberman and Ty Stroudsburg, Stony Brook, New York

2007- present               Artist Talk, Studio Visit and Workshop, NYSATA, LIATA/Suffolk Mentoring                         program

2003            Lecturer– Art Out East, Long Island Art Teacher Association

1990                     Panelist, Museum at Stony Brook, Artists and Poets: Creative Forces                                     Interpreting Long Island," Don Resnick Howard Kanovitz,,

                        Bruce Lieberman, and Harvey Dinnerstein, Stony Brook, New York

1987                Slide Presentation: The Educational Alliance, 197 East Broadway, New York

1985                        Panel: "Painting Large Figures," Huntington Township Art League

"One Man/One Night - Paul Resicka Discussion, Educational Alliance, East Broadway, New York City




            Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington New York

            Long Island Museum of American Art, Stony Brook, N.Y.

            Renaissance Technologies

            Simons Center for Math and Physic, Stony Brook, New York

            Lewis Lukens, Ambassador Dakar

            CUNY Brooklyn College

            University of Monterrey, Monterrey, Mexico

            Cablevision Corporation, New York

            Artist Choice Museum, New York, NY

            Moritt, Hock, and Hamroff

            Cindy Sherman

            Robert Zimmerman

            Robert and Claire White

            Richard Elman



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