Date & Time: February 21 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Location: Ruth S. Harley University Center Rooms 215/216

The Adelphi community would like to welcome painter Jennifer Coates, the first speaker of our 2023 Visiting Artist Lecture Series. Jennifer Coates is an artist working in Brooklyn, NY and Lakewood, PA. She is the 2021 recipient of the John Koch Art Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, a 2021 NYFA Award in painting, a 2019 Fellowship at the Civitella Ranieri Foundation, and a Sharpe Walentas Studio residency (2018-2019).

Jennifer Coates is an artist working in Brooklyn, NY and Lakewood, PA. Her work will be featured in “And So Did Pleasure Take the Hand of Sorrow and They Wandered Through the Land of Joy” a group show centered around the drawings of Marsden Hartley, opening October 2022 at the Bates College Museum of Art in Lewiston, ME. Recent solo shows include Para Pastoral at Pamela Salisbury Gallery, Hudson, NY; Lesser Gods of Lakewood PA at High Noon Gallery, NYC; and Pagan Forest, West Chester University. Recent group shows include Psychedelic Landscape at Eric Firestone Gallery, NYC, Post Pop Landscapes at Acquavella Galleries in NYC and Palm Beach, FL, curated by Todd Bradway.

She is the 2021 recipient of the John Koch Art Award from the American Academy of Arts and Letters, a 2021 NYFA Award in painting, a 2019 Fellowship at the Civitella Ranieri Foundation, and a Sharpe Walentas Studio residency (2018-2019). Her work has been written about in Hyperallergic, BOMB Magazine, the Brooklyn Rail, Art Critical, the Huffington Post, Smithsonian Journeys, and Two Coats of Paint, among other publications.

For more information, please contact:
Kellyann Monaghan – monaghan@adelphi.edu

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