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2001 Panel Archive


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Date: 2001-02-02
Title: Videos from the 10th Street Clubhouse with Willem deKooning, Harold Rosenberg, and Herman Cherry
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Moderator: Molly Barnes, art dealer, author, ATOA Program Director
Panelist: Sherman Drexler, painter
Panelist: Jay Milder, painter and founder of Rhino Horn
Organizer: Molly Barnes

Date: 2001-02-09
Title: Young Artists Trying to make It in New York
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Moderator: Donna Marxer, artist and writer
Panelist: Sarah Bedford, artist
Panelist: Jeanne Lorenz, artist
Panelist: Amy Wilson, artist
Organizer: Donna Marxer

Date: 2001-02-16
Title: New York Cityscapes Painters
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Moderator: Tom Christopher, painter
Panelist: Roman Scott, painter
Panelist: David FeBlond, painter
Organizer: Molly Barnes

Date: 2001-02-23
Title: Shapes of Sounds / Sounds of Shapes
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Moderator: Kathleen Laziza, executive director of the Micro Museum
Panelist: Norman Ballard, laser scuptor, whose projections on the Guggenheim skylight were a highlight of the Nam June Paik show.
Panelist: Francis Whitney, laser-video-electroluminescent sculptor recently featured in a documentary on channel E!
Panelist: Jack Ox, This artist received a grant from Ars Electronica to develop MIDI-based software for the 21st Century Virtual Reality Color Organ with her collaborator Dave Britton.
Panelist: Bob Sturm, composer who uses data from particle collisions to program his synthesizers and demonstrate how computer music might advance high-energy particle physics.
Panelist: Flash Light, interactive audio-video light sculptor who is also writing his own software for a MIDI based visual synthesizer.


Date: 2001-03-02
Title: Hoteliers Who Support the Visual Arts
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Moderator: Molly Barnes
Panelist: James Knowles, owner of the Roger Smith Hotel
Panelist: Stanley Bard, owner, Chelsea Hotel
Organizer: Molly Barnes

Date: 2001-03-09
Title: What is Renaissance Art?
Description: Why does this period continue to fascinate contemporary painters and sculptors.
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Moderator: Michele Kidwell-Cohen
Panelist: Natalie Edgar, painter
Panelist: Angel Orensanz, sculptor
Panelist: Greg Wyatt, sculptor

Date: 2001-03-16
Title: Mary Frank in dialogue with Eleanor Munro
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Moderator: Eleanor Munro, critic, writer, and author of the newly reissued originals: American Women Artists, and other books.
Panelist: Mary Frank, artist

Date: 2001-03-23
Title: Art as Energy
Description: Progressing from the teachings of Hans Hoffman through a love for Pierre Bonnard; Wolf Kahn's landscapes combine an intuitive sense of color with the dynamics of the abstract to create a colorist's interpretation of reality uniquely his own.
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Moderator: Donna Marxer, artist and writer
Panelist: Wolf Kahn, artist
Organizer: George Rada

Date: 2001-03-30
Title: The Art of Collecting
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Moderator: George Rada, ATOA President
Panelist: Gregory Peterson

Date: 2001-03-31
Title: Postal deadline for Curator's Choice Contest Denise Bibro, curator
Description: See contest description:
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Date: 2001-04-06
Title: Clement Greenberg's World
Description: Janice Van Horne, widow of Clement Greenberg reads from her book, "Letters to Harold: The Making of an Americam Intellectual."
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Date: 2001-04-13
Title: Good Friday: No Panel
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Date: 2001-04-20
Title: Art Dealers: How they Choose artists.
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Panelist: Louis Newman, director M. B. Modern
Panelist: Jim Kempner, owner of Kempner Gallery

Date: 2001-04-27
Title: Curator's Choice 2001 Denise Bibro, curator
Description: The winners of the annual Curator's Choice competition.
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Moderator: Denise Bibro, Chelsea gallery owner
Panelist: Steven Shores, winning artist
Panelist: Susan Tunick, winning artist
Panelist: Sarah Crisp, winning artist
Panelist: Elizabeth Glauer, winning artist
Panelist: Shawne Major, winning artist


Date: 2001-05-04
Title: Women Painters: Support Systems Revisited
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Moderator: Phyllis Braff, critic for the New York Times
Panelist: Phyllis Herfield, painter
Panelist: Marcia Gigli King, painter

Date: 2001-05-11
Title: Slide Night: Five Dollars/Five Slides/Five Minutes
Description: Come see what your fellow artists have been doing. Bring five slides of your work and be prepared to talk about them for five minutes. Sign in at 7:00 to load slide trays.
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No panels June - September


Date: 2001-10-19
Title: The Book as Art
Description: What makes artists books a distinctive medium for artists, one often misunderstood or even unknown outside of its own world? New York and British book artists explore the variety of materials, structures, and concepts that can be an artist book.
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Moderator: Barbara Lubliner, sculptor
Panelist: Maddy Rosenberg, NY
Panelist: Miriam Schader, NY
Panelist: Sara Bristol, artist/educator, UK
Panelist: Guy Begbie, UK
Organizer: Barbara Lubliner
Organizer: Maddy Rosenberg

Date: 2001-10-26
Title: For Women Only
Description: Persevering, from the days male artists joined together in mutual support, woman's organizations are offering venues for artistic freedom. This panel deals with theese issues.
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Moderator: Donna Marxer, dirictor AIRIE (Artists in Residence in the Everglades)
Panelist: Annie Herron, director Eyewash Gallery
Panelist: Melissa Wolf, president of Women's Studio Center
Panelist: Liz Cenedella, president of Pen & Brush Club
Panelist: Suzanne de Vegh, director SOHO20 Gallery
Panelist: Dina Muller, director A.I.R. Gallery
Organizer: Leon Golomb


Date: 2001-11-02
Title: Anita Shapolsky & Her Artists
Description: The Anita Shapolsky Gallery has been a leading proponent of Abstract Expressionm since 1982.
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Moderator: Anita Shapolsky, owner Anita Shapolsky Gallery
Panelist: Nancy Steinson, artist
Panelist: Una Dora Copley, artist
Panelist: Eric van der Grijn, artist
Organizer: Molly Barnes

Date: 2001-11-09
Title: Realism Now: What is it? Is it Relevant Today?
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Moderator: George A. Rada
Panelist: William Beckman, Forum Gallery
Panelist: David Cohen, critic and author
Panelist: Vincent Desidero, Marlborough Gallery
Panelist: Julie Heffernan, LitleJohn Gallery
Organizer: George A. Rada, President of ATOA
Organizer: Joel Silverstein, curator/artist

Date: 2001-11-16
Title: David Amram, musician in dialog with Molly Barnes
Description: David Amram, an avante-garde pioneer of world music, performer, conductor, and composer.
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Moderator: Molly Barnes

Date: 2001-11-23
Title: Thanksgiving Break - No Panel
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Date: 2001-11-30
Title: "Porn Again" Contemporary Views of Erotic Art
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Moderator: Norma Greenwood, artist
Panelist: Betty Dobson, artist and sex educator
Panelist: Kiki Seror, artist
Panelist: Cayherine Ann Johnson, curator of the Kinsey Institute
Panelist: Grady Turner, curator of the Museum of Sex
Panelist: Browyn Platten, artist & sex researcher
Organizer: Norma Greenwood


Date: 2001-12-07
Title: Myron Heise in dialog with George Rada: Country Days / City Nights
Description: I am mainly concerned with the metropolis at night and the Heartland in the heat of the day.
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Moderator: George Rada, ATOA President
Organizer: Molly Barnes

Date: 2001-12-14
Title: Beyond the Bound Stone: Exploring the trends in contemporary Eastern Art
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Moderator: Roy Secord
Panelist: Tomomi Maru Kamemaru, Japanese artist
Panelist: Mihee Ahn, Korean curator
Organizer: Roy Secord

Date: 2001-12-21
Title: Holiday Break - No Panels
Description: December 15 - January 17
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The end of 2001.

ATOA thanks our many venues over the years:
The Open Mind
Global Village
Artists' House (Ornette Coleman's studio)
Soho Center for Visual Arts
Landmark Gallery
Soho Photo Gallery
The Phoenix Gallery
The SOHO20 Chelsea Gallery
The School of Visual Arts (SVA)

ATOA thanks for their generous support over the years:
The National Endowment for the Arts (NEA)
The New York State Council on the Arts (NYSCA)
The Lily Auchincloss Foundation,
The Lower Manhattan Community Council,
The Bachman Foundation,
and Weinick, Sanders and Leventhal, CPAs.

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