dbeers Fine Art Bethesda, MD 202.341.9629

 

David Beers

www.dbeersfineart.com  djbeers@verizon.net

Education

2001. BFA, Corcoran School of Art and Design, Washington, DC

Work Experience

2003. Adjunct Professor, Drawing and Painting. Corcoran School of Art and Design.

2002 – 2003. Associate Curator (WPA/C Washington DC)

To Be Determined, March 2003
The Model, January 2002
A.D., October 2002
Corner Views, August 2002
Waterworks, July 2002

1973-1998. Consistent employment in oil and gas, finance and hi-tech industries.

Solo Exhibitions

2012. Private Cocktail Party, Meet the Artist. Washington DC

2004. Artist of the month, Barnes and Noble Gallery, Bethesda, MD

2004. Artist of the month,What's Up Washington Gallery, Washington DC

2004. Figurative works, The Harbor Club Gallery, Washington DC

2004. Figures and other works, Restaurant 7 Gallery, Fairfax, VA          

Juried and Curated Exhibitions

2014. Yellow Barn Gallery.  20th Anniversary.  Glen Echo Park, Bethesda MD.

2012. Wiseman Gallery, The 99%, Grants Pass, OR

2012. Strathmore Hall, Grey Scale, Rockville MD

2012. WPAC, Hickok Cole Art Night, Washington DC

2012. Hudson Gallery, Now Wow Project II. Portrait.  Sylvania, OH

2012. IntNSA Gallery.  Addiction and Art.  Abstractions. Washington DC

2012. 25: Target Gallery Celebrates 25 years. Sculpture. Alexandria, VA

2002. Academy 2002. Connor Contemporary Art Gallery.  Textile sculpture. Washington DC

Group Exhibitions

2014.  Touchstone Gallery (series of 12 exhibitions).

2013.  Ambassador's Ball.  Washington DC.

2013.  Yellow Barn Gallery.  Paintings.  Bethesda MD

2013.  Unfiltered.  Griffin Arts Center.  Sculptures. Frederick MD.

2013.  12 shows (one per month) at Touchstone Gallery, 901 New York Avenue, Washington DC.

2012. PaperGirl Calgary Gallery. Works on paper. Calgary, Alberta, Canada

2012. Glen Echo Gallery 42nd Annual Show.  Bethesda, MD

2012. Yellow Barn Gallery.  2nd Annual Drawing Show.  Portrait and botanical.  Bethesda, MD

2012. Ecce Artists Gallery. Small works. Fabbricaimmagine Gallery, Rome, Italy

2012. Creative Divergents Gallery. 6 Works. On line competition.

2012. Wallmountables, DC/AC Gallery. Mixed media, drawings, paintings, Washington DC

2012. (e)merge art fair Gallery. Drawings. Washington DC

2010. Yellow Barn Gallery. Paintings. Bethesda, MD

2010. Ambassadors Ball.  Pastel landscape Painting. Washington DC

2009. Ambassadors Ball.  Drawing.  Washinton DC.

2002. Beneath the Surface.  Corcoran Museum, Washington DC

2002. The Model. Washington Project for the Arts. Figurative.  Corcoran Museum, Washington, DC

2002. Corner Views. 2002. Washington Project for the Arts. Sculpture.  Corcoran. Washington DC

Collaborations

2009. NASA Space Mural/Hubba Bubba, Bill Neumann and the Millennium Arts Center. 10' X 40' oil on panel.

2009. Community, Anne Marchand and DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities. 34' X 34' Acrylic on panel. 

Publications

2010.  Creative Glass, by Dnaiejela Kracun and Charles McFadden

2013.  The Holy Spirit in the New Testament, by Marcie Sheperd (Pending publication date TBA)

Awards

2001. Dr. William Newman Painting and Drawing Award

2001. Anne Elson Memorial Prize for Academic Excellence

2000. Sons of the Revolution Art History Research Award

Press

July, 2012, Weekend Section, Arts, p.19, The Washington Post

February 2012, Real Estate, Amanda Abrams, The Washington Post

August 2002, Arts Section, Blake Gopnik, The Washington Post

July 2002, Weekend, Michael Sullivan, The Washington Post

July 2002, Weekend, The Washington Post