Phyllis Gorsen Paintings
Bio
Education

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Masters of Fine Arts 2014

University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Bachelor of Arts


Selected Exhibitions and Awards

2017

Solo Exhibition, Chris White Gallery, Wilmington, DE, December 2017

The Inherent Geometric,4 Person Show, Curated by Suzanna Gold, Eadeh Silo, Devon, PA, December 2017

Star Garden Group Exhibition, Era Contemporary, Philadelphia, PA

Somewhere I’ve Never Been Before, Curated by Judy Engle, 704 Catherine St, Philadelphia, PA

Sex Symbol, Curator and Exhibitor, ARTSPACE 1241, Philadelphia, PA

The Other Art Fair, Brooklyn Expo Center, Brooklyn, NY

Spring Group Exhibition, Center for Emerging Visual Artists, Philadelphia, PA

Main Line Spring Gala Exhibition, Awarded Honorable Mention, Haverford, PA

Cut and Paste: Contemporary Collage Group Exhibition, Site: Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY

Celebrating the Legacy of David Park, Group Show, Awarded Honorable Mention, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA

Seeing Red, Group Exhibition, HBHQ, Philadelphia, PA


2016
Bombay Sapphire Artisan Series Semi -Finalist , Painted Bride, Philadelphia, PA

Nurturing Your Nature, Group Show Curator, ARTSPACE 1241, Philadelphia, PA

Main Line Art Center Annual Juried Exhibition, Juror: Sharon Ewing of Gross McCleaf Gallery


2015
Solo Exhibition, Rittenhouse 1715, Philadelphia, PA

Ritual Group Exhibition, HBHQ, Philadelphia, PA

Elevating the Everyday Exhibition, Appel Gallery, Cherry Hill NJ

Arbitrary Relevance, Group Exhibition, Ground Floor Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Benefit v. Fifteen, InLiquid Art + Design, Philadelphia, PA

2014
Irving Portner Memorial Award, Cheltenham Center for the Arts 71st Annual Awards Painting Show, Juror: Richard Rosenfeld, Cheltenham Pa

Works on Paper Juried Exhibition, Jurors: Beatrice Bork, Diane Hark, Garth Herrick, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Phila., Pa


2013
Pafa @ Parktown Group Show, Phila., Pa

Absolutely Abstract Juried Group Show, Juror: Bill Scott, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Phila., Pa

2012

National Council for the Arts Exhibition, Awarded Honorable Mention Cherry Hill, NJ

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Annual CE Juried Exhibition, Phila, Pa

pafa x phly Exhibition, Philadelphia Insurance Companies, Philadelphia, PA

Markeim Art Center, "Mugs" Juried Exhibition, Haddonfield, NJ

Main Line Center for the Arts Annual Exhibition, Haverford, PA

2011

CCC&HC Hopkins House Juried Exhibition, Haddon Twp., NJ

Cherry Hill Art Blooms Juried Exhibition, Cherry Hill, NJ

Main Line Center for the Arts Annual Exhibition, Haverford, PA

2010

Five New Artists on Old City Exhibition, Phila, PA

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Annual CE Juried Exhibition, Phila., PA

First Friday in Old City, 3 person exhibition, Phila., PA

Perkins Center for the Arts Annual Exhibition, Moorestown, NJ

2009

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Annual CE Juried Exhibition, Awarded Honorable Mention, Phila., PA



Publications

Antonia Depace , In Preparation for Sex Symbol: A Q&A with Phyllis Gorsen and Judy Gelles , InLiquid.com Blog, July 14, 2017, https://inliquid.org/interviews/in-preparation-for-sex-symbol-a-qa-with-phyllis-gorsen-and-judy-gelles/

Andrea Rodes,Who Doesn’t Wants to be a Sex Symbol?, Al Dia Newspaper , July 18, 2017, http://aldianews.com/articles/opinion/who-doesn-t-want-be-sex-symbol/49133

Phyllis Gorsen, Not Random Art May 2017 Issue 9, https://www.joomag.com/magazine/not-random-art/0501475001491996918

Phyllis Gorsen, Create! Magazine, Spring 2017 Issue
Featured Artist, Art and Art Deadlines

Fresh Paint Magazine Featured Artist Blog: Phyllis Gorsen, July 2016

Shannon Eblen, Painting Human Nature, Courier Post, NJ, March 2016

Glassworks Magazine, Rowan University, Fall 2015, Issue 11, pgs: Cover,43, 65.