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  • Dik Liu

    Part-time Associate Teaching Professor

    Email
    liud@newschool.edu

    Office Location
    A - Alvin Johnson/J.M. Kaplan Hall - 66 West 12th Street

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    Dik Liu

    Profile

    Dik Liu is an artist and professor in New York City. Besides teaching at Parsons, he has taught at the School of Visual Arts, Pratt Institute, The School of Cooper Union, and the New York Academy of Art.

    He has had one-person exhibitions in Allen Sheppard Gallery, NYC andArt Moving, NYC., among others. He has also exhibited at the National Academy of Design, NYC; White Columns, NYC; BlumHelman Warehouse, NYC;and Yale University, CT. His curatorial projects include exhibits atTweed Gallery, Mayor's Office of the City of New York.

    Liu’s work has been reviewed in Zing Magazine, The New York Times,American Artist Magazine, and artsMEDIA. He is also included in thebooks 100 New York Painters, and the forthcoming 100 Boston Artists,both are published by Schiffer Publishing. Liu is also an avid writerwho has written articles for Zing Magazine, Godzilla Newsletter, Artfaces.com, Artlbrary.com.

     


    Degrees Held

    Master of Fine Art in Painting, Yale University, 1987

    Bachelor of Fine Art, Massachusetts College of Art, 1985

     


    Professional Affiliation



    Recent Publications

    2014   NYAA, The Figure: Painting, Drawing, and Sculpture, Rizzoli, N.Y., pg. 140-41

     

    2014   PA (PoetsArtists), Volume 52, February 2014, pg. 54 – 62. ISBN-13: 978-1495963100

     

    2013  www.onethejournal.com), Fall 2013 issue. 

     

    2012  Chawky Frenn, 100 Boston Artists, Schiffer Publishing, N.Y., pg. 126 - 27

     


    Performances and Appearances

    Selected Solo Exhibitions

     

    2012  Dik Liu, Eden Rock Gallery, St. Barts

     

    2006  Allen Sheppard Gallery, New York, NY

     

    2004  Allen Sheppard Gallery, New York, NY

     

    2001  Allen Sheppard Gallery, New York, NY

     

    1995  "In Liu of Mondrian," Art Moving, Brooklyn, NY

     

     

    Selected Group Exhibitions

     

    2016  Summer Exhibition, Flowers Gallery, New York, New York

     

    2015  Take Home a Nude, Sotheby's Auction, New York, New York

     

    2015  Summer Exhibition, Flowers Gallery, New York, New York

     

    2015  Small Work Invitation, Blue Mountain Gallery, New York, New York

     

    2014  St. Botolph Club, Boston New York

     

    2014  Take Home a Nude, Sotheby’s Auction, New York, New York

     

    2014  Tribeca Ball, New York Academy of Art, New York

     

    2013  FDU Art Faculty Exhibit, Art Residency Program of New York, Long Island City, NY

     

    2013  New York Academy of Art 2013 Summer Exhibition, Allegra LaViola Gallery, New York, NY

     

    2013  Artist Residency Program of New York, Brooklyn, NY

     

    2013  Take Home a Nude, Sotheby’s Auction, New York, New York

     

    2012  New York Academy of Art Summer Exhibition, Flowers Gallery, New York, NY

     

    2012  Galvanized Truth: A Tribute to George Nick,“Galvanized Truth: A Tribute to George Nick,”The Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA

     

    2012  Pratt Faculty Show, Brooklyn, NY

     

    2012  Take Home a Nude, New York

     

    ​2012  Toylanders, The Noyes Museum

     


    Research Interests

    Painting, Color Theory, Drawing, Perspective

     


    Awards And Honors

    2016  The Haven Foundation Grant

    2016  The Adolph and Esther Gottlieb Emergency Grant

    2015  Artist Fellowship Inc.

     


    Current Courses

    Color Theory

    Color Theory (Open Campus)

    Painting 1 (Spring 2020)

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