CV & Bio

Janice Nowinski was born in Brooklyn and  grew up in Rockaway Park. She received her MFA in Painting from Yale University. She has exhibited at American Academy of Arts and Letters, National Academy Museum,  American University Museum,  John Davis Gallery, Zurcher Gallery, Leigh Morse Fine Arts, Steven Harvey Fine Arts Projects, Kent Fine Arts, Lohin Geduld  and Schweitzer Contemporary.  Currently she has a one person exhibition at John Davis Gallery in Hudson, NY. She is the recipient of a purchase prize from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. Her work has been featured and reviewed in the Hudson Review, the New Criterion, Hyperallergic, Huffington Post and American Artist. Nowinski lives and paints in Brooklyn, NY.

1987 Yale University, College of Art, M.F.A. Painting
1985 New York Studio School of Painting and Sculpture

2019 Riverside Arts Center, curated by Anne Harris, Chicago, IL
2019 John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY
2017 John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY
2017 Valentine Gallery, Elisa Jensen and Janice Nowinski, Queens, NY
2015 John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY
2013 John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

2019 Afflatus, 5-50 Gallery, L.I.C., NY
2019 Dance with Me, Zurcher Gallery, New York, NY
2018 Figures, American University Museum at the Katzen Arts Center, Washington, DC
2016 Painting in New York, Leigh Morse Fine Art, New York, NY
2016 #PUSSYPOWER, David Schweitzer Contemporary, Brooklyn, NY
2014 Invitational Exhibition of Work by Newly Elected Members and Recipients of Honors and Awards, American Academy of Arts and Letters

2018 Panelist, "Figures", Gallery Talk, Katzen American University Museum, Moderator Jack Rasmussen, Washington, DC
2015 Speaker, "Artist's Talk", Janice Nowinski, Boulder Library, Boulder, CO
2015 Panelist, "Painters on Painting", Janice Nowinski, Deborah Kahn, Kyle Staver, Washington Studio School
2013 Panelist, "Reflections from the Artist's Studio", moderator, H. Leitzke, PCAD, Lancaster, PA
2012 Panelist, "An Astronomy of Things", moderator R. Bunkin, The Painting Center, New York, NY
2012 Panelist, "The Image in New Territory"?, moderator: W. Gitler, Art Students League, New York, NY
2012 Panelist, "Making Your Own Luck", moderator: E. Sessions, MICA, Baltimore, MD

2019 Visiting Critic, New York Studio School, NY
2015 Workshop: Photos as Catalyst: Extracting and Transforming, Boulder Art Workshops, Boulder, CO
2015 Guest Critic, Professional Program, Art Student's League, New York, NY
2015 Workshop, Washington Studio School, Washington, DC
2012 Visiting Critic, Drawing Marathon, New York Studio School, New York

2018 John Mitchell, "Interview with Janice Nowinski", September, 2018
2018 Jaclyn Conley, The Coarse Grind, "Janice Nowinski", August, 2018
2017 John Goodrich, Hyperallergic, "Figures Formed from the Primal Energies of Paint", June 2017
2017 James Panero, New Criterion, "Gallery Chronicle", April 2017
2016 Patrick Neal, Hyperallergic, "Figurative Painting That's Emphatically Human"
2016 Karen Wilkin, The Hudson Review, "At The Galleries"
2014 Maria Doubrovskaia, Project Inkblot, "The Here and Now of the NYC Painter, Janice Nowinski"
2013 John Goodrich, Oneviewat, "John Lees: Painting/Janice Nowinski: Recent Paintings"
2013 Xico Greenwald, Painting Perceptions, "A Studio Visit with Janice Nowinski"
2013 Daniel Maidman, Huffington Post, "The Trustworthy Image: Janice Nowinski at John Davis Gallery"
2012 Jennifer Samet, Painting Center, Catalog for Exhibition,“Necessary Arrangments”
2012 Neil Plotkin, Painting Perceptions, "Interview with Janice Nowinski"
2012 John Seed, Huffington Post, "Janice Nowinski: Naughty Postcards and the Man by the River" 
2000 Christopher Willard, American Artist, June, Vol. 64, “Copying Paintings at Museums”

Mobile Museum of Art, Alabama
Portland Community College, Oregon