Janis Goodman



Bibliography + Essays


Janis Goodman


Current Positions

Professor of Fine Art, Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington, DC
Arts Reviewer, PBS/WETA, Channel 26, Around Town, Washington, DC
Workingman Collective


Master of Fine Arts, George Washington University, Washington, DC (painting)
course study, Corcoran School of Art, Washington, DC
Bachelor of Arts, Queens College, New York, (printmaking)
course study, Pratt Graphics Center, New York


gWatson Gallery, Stonington, ME
Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Dallas, TX
Thomas Deans Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
Reyes + Davis, Washington, DC
Lee Hansley Gallery, Raleigh, NC

National Exhibitions (selected solo and invitational)

Lee Hansley Gallery, Janis Goodman, New Directions, Raleigh NC 2014
Katzen Arts Center, American University, Washington Art Matters II 1940's-1980's, Washington DC 2014
The Arts Club of Washington, Janis Goodman, A Survey of Drawings 1999-2013, Washington, DC 2013
gWatson Gallery, Janis Goodman, New Paintings, Stonington, ME 2013
1708 Gallery at Linden Inn, American Landscape, Richmond, VA 2013
Cohn Drennan Contemporary, Janis Goodman: Drawings and Paintings, Dallas, TX 2011
Thomas Deans Fine Art, Janis Goodman, New Paintings, Atlanta, GA 2012
Reyes + Davis, Mark(in)g Time, New Paintings, Washington, DC 2010
H.Paxton Moore Gallery, El Centro College, Reflections in Color, Dallas, TX 2010
JK Gallery, New Paintings, Los Angeles, CA 2009
Mitchell Gallery, St. John's College, Sketchbook to Suspension, Annapolis, MD 2009
Thomas Deans Fine Art, Environments, Atlanta, GA 2008
Reyes + Davis, Cross Currents, Washington, DC 2008
Bradley University, Heuser Arts Center, Cross Currents, Peoria, IL 2008
Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Synchrony, Frederick, MD 2008
Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, ME 2008
WPA Site Project, Mission, Washington, DC 2007
Flashpoint Gallery, Shifting Waters: New Drawings, Washington, DC 2007
Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Time Out, Rockport, ME 2007
Deer Isle Artists Association, Deer Isle, Selections, ME, 2007
Michael Connors Gallery,Close to the Edge, New York, NY 2006
WPA/C Turning the Page 3, Constructed Reality, online exhibit, curator Kelly Wu 2006
Massillon Museum, Moving Waters, Janis Goodman, Massillon, OH 2006
Center for Maine Contemporary Art, 2004 Biennial, Rockport, ME 2004
AVC Contemporary Art, From Nature, New York, NY 2002
The Hay Gallery, Ruminations,Portland, Maine 2002
Furlong Gallery, University of Wisconsin at Stout, Menomonie, WI (catalogue) 2000
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Art on Paper, Greensboro, NC 2000
Site Specific Window Installation and Exhibition: Jewish Community Center, Indianapolis, IN 1999
Gordon Fennell Galleries, Coe College, Cedar Rapids, IA 1996
Muscarelle Museum of Art, College of William & Mary, Curator: Frank Gettings, Williamsburg, VA
Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA

International Exhibitions (solo/invitational)

Accademia di Belli Arti di Brera, Chiesa di San Capoforo, Milan, Are We What We Eat, Corcoran Fine Art Faculty, Milan, Italy 2013
Arts Omega, Multi-Media Pop Up Exhibition, London, England 2012
Galerie e Vogl, FAP Gallery, University of the Arts, Workingman Collective, Triana, Albania 2012
Peruvian North American Cultural Institute, Lima, Peru (catalogue)
Site Specific Installation: Kunstlerwerkstatt Bahnhoff Westend Berlin, Germany
Galerie Maas, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Palazzo Casale, University of Georgia, Autumn Exhibition, Cortona, Italy
Galerie Witteveen, Three American Artists, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
State Tretyakov Museum, Washington/ Moscow Exchange, Moscow, Russia: Carnegie Library, Sue Rankin Gallery, London, England
Japan Information & Culture Center, Tokyo, Japan

Public Collections

Fondazione Fremantle, Fiesole, Italy
Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College, OH
Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC
Dept. of the Interior : Acadia National Park, Mt. Desert Island, ME
Hickory Museum of Art, Hickory, NC
Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN
John A. Wilson Building, City Hall, Washington, DC
Knoxville Museum of Art, Jackson, TN
Meyer Foundation, Washington, DC
Mississippi Museum of Art, Jackson, MS
Chevy Chase Savings Bank, Chevy Chase, MD
Epson Europe Headquarters, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Federal Reserve Board, Richmond, VA
George Washington University, Washington, DC
Hospital Corporation of America, Nashville, TN
I.B.M., Raleigh, NC
I.D.T.V., Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phillip Morris, Capitol Broadcasting, Richmond, VA
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

Awards and Activities

National Museum of Women in the Arts, Art Table, Moderator: Beyond Monuments Men, Washington DC 2014
SACI Foundation, Artist in Residence, San Giovanni Valdarno, Italy 2013
Phillips Collection, Panelist, Contemporary Washington Artists, Washington, DC 2011
National Gallery of Art, Department of Education, Lecture, Matisse Cut Outs, Washington, DC 2011
Teaching Sabbatical, Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington, DC 2010-2011
Sculpture Magazine, Forum, Quarryograph: New Life in an Old Quarry, Vol. 27 no. 2 March 2008
DC Commission on the Arts Grant to Individual Artists, Washington, DC 2007, 2003, 1996, 1990
The Painting Center, Panelist: Painting in Education, New York, NY 2006
Silver Bow Arts Foundation, Residency, Butte, MT, 2006
St. Mary's College of Maryland, Artist in Residence, guest lecturer, St. Mary's City, Md 2005
New York Studio School, Guest Lecturer, New York, NY 2004
University of Georgia, Cortona, Italy program, Artist in Residence, fall program. 2001
Helen Hayes Award Nominator, Washington Theatre Awards, Washington, DC 2000-2003
Arts in Embassies Program, Greek Embassy 2008
National Endowment for the Arts: Exhibition Institutional Support Grant, Indianapolis, IN 1998
University of Tennessee, Print Portfolio, Invited Artist, Knoxville, TN 1996
Residency in Amsterdam, The Netherlands 1994
AICA Painting Symposium, Panel Chair: Craft, Mastery and Anti-Mastery, New York, NY 1990

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