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ARTICLES WRITTEN ABOUT THE ARTIST



ACADEMIC HISTORY

  • 1996MS; Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY
  • 1973BFA; Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

SELECTED GRANTS, AWARDS, COMMISSIONS

  • 2015 Public Art, University of Montana, Chemistry Building, Missoula, Montana
  • 2013 Public Art, Anna Philbrook Center, Concord, New Hampshire
  • 2012 Public Art, Iowa State University, Hach Hall
  • 2011 Public Art, University of Utah, Sorenson Molecular Biotechnology Building
  • 2009 Public Art, Florida State University, Psychology Building
  • 2007 Public Art, University of Montana, Skaggs Building
  • 2005 Public Art Commission Tallyn’s Reach Municipal Building, Aurora, CO
  • Special Opportunity Stipend, NYS Foundation for the Arts
  • 2002 Residency, Hungarian Multicultural Center, Balatonfured, Hungary
  • 1992 Special Opportunity Stipend, NYS Foundation for the Arts
  • 1986 Bertha Lunden Memorial Award
  • 1984 First Place, Individual Artist Showcase, Queens Central Library
  • 1981 Corporate Art Commission, Thyssen Industrie, Germany,
    at Place Machine, Inc., Troy Michigan

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

  • Anna Philbrook Center, Concord, New Hampshire
  • City of Aurora, CO
  • City of Balatonfured, Hungary
  • Florida State University, Psychology Bldg., Tallahassee, FL
  • Iowa State University, Hach Hall, Ames, IA
  • Lawrence Institute of Technology, Southfield, MI
  • Marine Biological Labs, Woods Hole, MA
  • Place Machine, Inc., (Thyssen Industries, AG, Germany), Troy, MI
  • Satco, Inc., Brentwood, NY
  • Siena College, Loundonville, NY
  • Teleflex International
  • University of Georgia, School of Forestry, Athens, GA
  • University of Maine, Dept of Biochemistry, Microbiology, Molecular Biology,
    Orono, ME
  • University of Montana, Skaggs Science Bldg., Missoula, MT
  • University of Utah, Molecular Biotechnology Research Bldg., Salt Lake City, UT
  • Wyeth Pharmaceuticals, USA
  • Yuko Nii Foundation

SELECTED REVIEWS (27 TO DATE)

  • 1/15 Artvoices Magazine, Geo-Celestial Layers Process in Oxidation-Time by Amir Bey, cover, p64-67
  • 8/08 Pulse Magazine, “VIP Artists” the editors, p76-80
  • 8/08Copper.org, “Chemistry on Copper: The Works of Cheryl Safren,”
    by Michael Cervin
  • 10/06 Chemical and Engineering News, "Chemistry for Art's Sake" by Ivan Amato,
    p53-56
  • 3/04Art and Science Collaborations Inc by Rich Leslie, critic, author, curator, professor
  • 11/03Hyle: International Journal of Chemistry, special issue "Aesthetics and Visualization in Chemistry," published in Germany (funded by BASF)
  • 7/02Hungarian Cultural Television, interviewed on MTV1, MTV2
  • 6/02NYArts Magazine, "Copperworld" p94

SELECTED SOLO SHOWS (16 SOLO SHOWS TO DATE)

  • 2016"Early works of Cheryl Safren," MorrisArts Center Fall/Winter Invitational, Morristown, NJ
  • 2008"Alchemy" University Center Gallery, Adelphi, Garden City NY (3 person)
  • 2006"Percolations," Great Neck Art Center, Great Neck, NY
  • 2005"Chemistry on Copper," Discovery Museum, Bridgeport, CT.
  • 1990"Interior Landscapes," The American Association for the Advancement of Science, Washington, D.C.
  • 1982"Chromachines" at Lawrence Institute of Technology, Southfield, MI

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS (OVER 100 JURIED SHOWS TO DATE)

  • 2017"Responding to Climate Change", Korean Research Institute of Chemical Technology, Daejeon, South Korea
  • 2016"Embodied", SciArt Center, New York City
  • 2016Art + Science, Whitewater Art Gallery, Indiana University East, Richmond, Indiana
  • 2012 Alchemy of Change, NY Hall of Science, Queens, NY
  • 2011 GREEN, Attleboro Art Museum, Attleboro, MA
  • 2010Chemical Reactions, Central Booking, Brooklyn, NY
  • 20082D and 3D Works by Mid-career Artists, Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Bklyn, NY
  • 2007Biology or Art: Two Worlds or One? NY Academy of Sciences, NYC, NY
  • 2006Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton NY
  • 2004Vizivarosi Gallery, Budapest, Hungary
  • 2003Faber Birren National Color Award Show, Stamford, CT
  • 2002City Hall, Balatonfured, Hungary