WILMINGTON, DE.- The Delaware Art Museum
s community-generated Outlooks Exhibition Series showcases regional artists of national and international stature in the Outlooks Gallery. The Museum presents its next Outlooks exhibition, Inside Out: Carol Tippit Woolworth, Catherine Drabkin, Pahl Alexander Hluchan, Colleen Randall, Daniel Jackson, on view January 23 through April 24, 2016.
Inside Out features regional painters Carol Tippit Woolworth, Catherine Drabkin, Pahl Alexander Hluchan, Colleen Randall, and Dan Jackson. Each of the artists explore the concept of placephysical, emotional, and spiritualin their work, which ranges from abstract to realistic.
Carol Tippit Woolworths oil paintings are experiments in color, form, and shape, capturing the landcapes and villages of southeast France. Catherine Drabkin creates interior and still-life scenes in oil and gouacheexpressed in muted or brilliant colorsto summon up memories of happiness. Pahl Alexander Hluchan uses gouache to explore the forms and shadows of both nature and architecture. In Colleen Randalls abstract oil paintings, color and surface evoke not just a physical place, but its spiritual essence. Daniel Jackson, a realist oil painter, brings observed objects and locales to life on canvas.
Carol Tippit Woolworth coordinated Inside Out. She studied art at Santa Barbara Community College, the University of California at Santa Barbara, and at Silvermine Guild Arts Center in Norwalk, CT. She has taught graphics and still-life oil painting at the Delaware College of Art and Design and exhibits widely in the Wilmington region. She also teaches painting on an individual basis.
Catherine Drabkin, a painter and printmaker, has been represented by Kraushaar Galleries in New York since 1994, where she has had numerous one-person exhibitions. She has participated in group exhibitions in the United States and abroad at such venues as the Biggs Museum of American Art, the Maison de Bretagne in Paris, and the National Academy of Design in New York. She received a BFA from the Maryland Institute College of Art and an MFA from Queens College. A founding faculty of the Delaware College of Art and Design, she is currently teaching all levels of drawing at Point Park University.
Pahl Alexander Hluchan, a painter and animator, is Associate Professor of Animation at Point Park University. Before moving to Pittsburgh, he created the Animation Program at the Delaware College of Art and Design and has taught at University of the Arts and Dartmouth College. His work has been exhibited in film festivals, solo and group exhibitions in San Francisco, Los Angeles, New York, Washington, DC, and France. He received a BFA in Film and Animation from the Rhode Island School of Design and a MFA in Painting from Yale University School of Art.
Colleen Randall has been a professor in the Studio Art Department at Dartmouth College since 1990. She has held visiting lectureships at the American University of Kuwait, the National Academy in New York, and at the Delaware College of Art and Design. She holds a BFA in Painting from the University of Iowa and an MFA in Painting from Queens College. She has had many one-artist and group exhibitions nationally and has won several residencies from organizations, including the Corporation of Yaddo in Saratoga Springs, NY, and The MacDowell Colony in Peterborough, NH.
Daniel Jackson has a studio at the Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts and has exhibited in museums and galleries throughout the region and in San Francisco. He holds a BFA from Virginia Commonwealth University in Painting and Printmaking and an MFA in Studio Arts from the University of Delaware. He is a past recipient of the Established Professional Fellowship from the Delaware Division of the Arts and a Masters Grant from the Joan Mitchell Foundation.