ROBERT DALE WILLIAMS

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Robert Dale Williams has authored two feature articles on oil painting techniques for International Artist Magazine, and has provided instruction at five art centers.  Featured in collections worldwide, Robert Dale Williams has exhibited in Pennsylvania, New York, New Jersey, Great Britain, Germany, Spain, and Norway.

EDUCATION

 

2004 - 2005   THE NERDRUM SCHOOL

Summer Residency in Stavern, Norway

 

2004   NEW YORK ACADEMY OF ART GRADUATE SCHOOL OF FIGURATIVE ART

Master of Fine Arts; Painting

 

2000   KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA

Bachelor of Fine Arts; Painting

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

Highline Stages, New York, New York

“Single Fare 4” Group Exhibition

 

Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

“Figuratively Speaking” Group Exhibition

 

2016

Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

88th Annual International Juried Exhibition

 

Whitaker Center, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

"Abstractly Speaking" Group Exhibition

 

Schein Ernst Eye Corporate Center, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Community Exhibition

 

Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

“Figuratively Speaking” Group Exhibition

 

Rauglands Gallery, Stavern, Norway

"Nerdrumklanen III" Group Exhibition

 

2015

 Yocum Gallery, Reading, Pennsylvania

“Arts Festival Reading” Group Exhibition

 

Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

“Structures II” Group Exhibition

 

Penn National Corporate Headquarters, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Community Exhibition

 

Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

“Figuratively Speaking” Group Exhibition

 

2014

Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

86th Annual International Juried Exhibition

 

2013

Studio 7 Fine Art Gallery, Bernardsville, New Jersey

New York Academy of Art Alumni Group Exhibition

 

2012

Portrait Society of America

Members Only Competition; Honorable Mention for Still Life

 

New York Academy of Art, New York, New York

“Take Home a Nude” Group Exhibition

 

2010

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

Alumni Group Exhibition

 

2009

Schmidt Gallery, Reading, Pennsylvania

Group Exhibition

 

2008

Pasinger Fabrik, Munich, Germany

"Kitsch Biennale" Group Exhibition

 

Royal Birmingham Society of Art, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Group Exhibition

 

2007

Royal Birmingham Society of Art, Birmingham, United Kingdom

Group Exhibition

 

Kjell Strand Gallery, Tolvsrod, Norway

Group Exhibition

 

2006

Wyndham Hotel, Reading, Pennsylvania

“Recent Paintings” Community Exhibition

 

New York Academy of Art, New York, New York

“Take Home a Nude” Group Exhibition

 

Yocum Gallery, Reading, Pennsylvania

Group Exhibition

 

Fredriksvern Verft, Stavern, Norway

"Kitsch Annual" Group Exhibition

 

2005

St. Lawrence ArtSpace, St. Lawrence, Pennsylvania

Group Exhibition

 

Yocum Institute of the Arts, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

“Young Artists” Group Exhibition

 

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

Alumni Group Exhibition

 

Muhlenberg Administration Building, Muhlenberg, Pennsylvania

Community Exhibition

 

Yocum Institute of the Arts, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

Faculty Group Exhibition

 

Oxygen for the Arts, Reading, Pennsylvania

Charity Group Exhibition

 

Fredriksvern Verft, Stavern, Norway

"Kitsch Annual" Group Exhibition

 

2004

New York Academy of Art, New York, New York

Graduate Exhibition

 

2001

Mayfair Exhibition, Allentown, Pennsylvania

Juried Exhibition; Second Prize

 

2000

Kutztown University of Pennsylvania, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

Graduate Exhibition

 

1999

Millennium Art Exhibition, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

Group Exhibition

 

INSTRUCTION, LECTURE & EDUCATION SERVICE

 

2017   SUSQUEHANNA ART MUSEUM, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Demonstration and Lecture on the Figure in Art

 

2016   YORK ART ASSOCIATION, York, Pennsylvania

Instructor of an Intensive Workshop on Oil Painting

 

2016   SUSQUEHANNA ART MUSEUM, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Instructor of an Intensive Workshop on Oil Painting

 

2014 - 2016   ART INSTITUTE OF PITTSBURGH ONLINE, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Instructor for Perspective, Observational Drawing and Digital Color Theory classes

 

2011   BAUM SCHOOL OF ART, Allentown, Pennsylvania

Instructor of Figure Drawing class

 

2005 – 2010  GOGGLEWORKS CENTER FOR THE ARTS, Reading, Pennsylvania

Instructor of 6 to 8 week courses in Renaissance Painting Techniques, Drawing from Observation, Human Anatomy for Artists, and Narrative Painting.

 

2005   YOCUM INSTITUTE OF THE ARTS, Wyomissing, Pennsylvania

Instructor of Oil Painting class

 

2005   PENNSYLVANIA GOVERNOR’S SCHOOL OF THE ARTS

Served on Selection Panel

 

2004   KUTZTOWN UNIVERSITY OF PENNSYLVANIA, Kutztown, Pennsylvania

Lecture on Graduate Study and International Residencies

 

2004   MUHLENBERG HIGH SCHOOL, Reading, Pennsylvania

Presentation on Professional Art Fields

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

Cascone, Sarah.  "15 Things to See in New York This Week", artnet.com, September 11, 2017.

 

Hoffman, Barbara.  "Artists Are Turning MetroCards Into Tiny Masterpieces," nypost.com, September 15, 2017.

 

Estiler, Keith.  "Artists Create Impressive Artworks Using NYC MetroCards," hypebeast.com, September 15, 2017.

 

Leving, Alexandra.  "New York Today: An Art Show Made of MetroCards," nytimes.com, September 15, 2017.

       This article may be viewed at nytimes.com

 

Bogojev, Sasha.  "Single Fare: A MetroCard Art Exhibition," juxtapoz.com, September 15, 2017.

 

Singhi, Manav.  "Figurative Paintings by Robert Dale Williams from United States", artospective.blogspot.com, June 27, 2017.

       This article may be viewed at Artospective

 

Hansen, Svend Einar.  "Nerdrum-klanen stiller ut", Ostlands Posten, June 28, 2016.

 

Nerdrum, Bork.  "The Kitsch Interview: Robert Dale Williams", WorldWideKitsch.com, April 2, 2016.

        This article may be viewed at WorldWideKitsch.com

 

O'Brien, Paula.  "Robert Dale Williams: Paintings From Delicate to Dramatic", Figurativeartist.org, May 22, 2015.

        This article may be viewed at Figurativeartist.org

 

Journal of the American Viola Society, Volume 29 Number 2,  Cover Image & Page 1, Fall 2013.

 

Scott, Richard T. et. al.  The Nerdrum School, Orfeus Publishing, Pages 113 & 237, 2013.

 

The Portrait Society of America.  The Art of the Portrait, Issue #57, Pages 6-11, 4th Quarter 2012.

 

Nerdrum, Odd et. al.  Kitsch: More Than Art, Schibsted Forlag, Page 314, 2011.

 

Williams, Robert Dale.  “Integrating Imaginative Landscapes with Figures Painted From Life”, International Artist, Issue #73, Pages 58 – 62, 2010.

 

Nerdrum, Odd et. al.  Kitsch: Mer Enn Kunst, Schibsted Forlag (Norwegian), Page 276, 2009.

 

Williams, Robert Dale.  Discovery, Lulu Publications, 2009.

 

The Florence Academy of Art and the School of Nerdrum.  Immortal Works, Page 68, 2009.

 

Suddeutsche Zeitung.   “Angriff ist die beste Verteidigung”, Advance Review, September 8, 2008.

 

Suddeutsche Zeitung.  “Dogma des Uberzeitlichen”, Review, September 15, 2008.

 

Abendzeitung.  “Das Paradies ist eine weite Wuste”, Review, September 15, 2008.

 

Augsburger Allgemeine.  Review, September/ October 2008.

 

Morgenbladet.  “Eskapisme na!”, Review, September 19, 2008.

 

Rose, Joshua and Robert Dale Williams.  “When is Talent Unfashionable?” International Artist, Issue #62, Pages 60 – 69, 2008.

 

“Robert Dale Williams – En del av Malerfagets Stolte Tradisjon” Aktuell Kitsch, Pages 4-5, 2007.

         This article may be viewed at WebArtAcademy

 

Williams, Robert Dale, Jan-Ove Tuv, and Shane Young.  “Kitsch 22” Culture and Leisure Magazine, Pages 61-63, Fall 2005.

 

 

SELECTED PRIVATE AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

St. Paul United Church of Christ, Summit Station, Pennsylvania (USA)

Museu del ’Erotica, Barcelona, Spain

Draftech Inc., Reading, Pennsylvania (USA)

Dr. Roy Hedrick, Laguna Beach, California (USA)

Mr. Carlos Michans, Utrecht, Netherlands

Magne Tingberg, Holmsbu, Norway

 

LISTED

 

Robert Dale Williams is a Listed Artist.

 

 

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