About the artist:
EDUCATION MA The School of the Art Institute of Chicago 20th century Art History, Theory, and Criticism (studied with Judith Kirshner, Craig Owens, and Richard Shiff) BA University of Illinois at Chicago Painting/Sculpture/Printmaking SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS 2002 "Exponential Series," (Sept.) Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago, ll.. 1999 "Paintings and Works on Paper," Riverside Arts Center, Riverside, ll... 1998 "Passages," William A. Koehnline Gallery, Oakton Community College, Des Plaines, ll... 1997-1998 "Labyrinths 1991-97," Columbia College Gallery, Chicago, ll.. 1997, 1985, 1983, 1978, 1976 Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago, ll.. 1981 Columbia College Gallery, Chicago, ll.. 1980, 1972 Evanston Art Center, Evanston, ll.. SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS 2002 "Abstract Dilemmas: The American Abstract Artists," Martin Art Gallery, Muhlenberg College, Allentown, P A, June 14-August 4 2000 "Pages," Columbia College Chicago Center for the Book and Paper Arts (invitational) July 7th to August 11 2000 "Out of Line, drawings by lllinois Artists, Chicago Cultural Center, April 29- August 20 2000 "Synthesis," exhibit of Collage & mixed media - Sonnenscheim Gallery, Durand Art Institute, Lake Forest College, Lake Forest, IL 2000 "Blink: Interventions in the Salon," an exhibiton of installations by 13 Chicago artists (catalogue) at NIU Gallery, Chicago 1999 "Site/lnsight: Four Artists ," Julia Fish, Martin Hurtig, Judy Ledgerwood, Corey Postiglione, Suburban Fine Art Center, Highland Park, IL 1998-1999 Klein Art Works, "3rd Chicago Abstraction Exhibition," Chicago IL 1998, 1996 Evanston & Vicinity Exhibition Guried) (Merit Award) 1996 Chicago School 1945-1996," Jan Cicero Gallery Chicago 1995 Beverly Art Center Competition, Chicago IL 1994 "Exquisite Corpse," Transmission Gallery, Glasgow, Scotland 1986 "Chicago Draws," Hyde Park Art Center, Chicago, IL (curated by Michael Lash) 1981 "Italian American Exhibition," Stone Park, IL (Invitational- 3rd Prize) ."27th Annual Drawing and Small Sculpture," Ball State University, Muncie, IN 1980 "Rutgers National Drawing 79," (competition) Stedman Art Gallery, Camden, NJ 1979 "Chicago/Karlsruhe," Karlsruhe and Munich, West Germany (Invitational) 1974 "New Talent," Richard Gray Gallery, Chicago, IL "Three Person Show: Itatani, Ghiliberto,Postiglione" N.A.M.E. Gallery, Chicago, IL SELECTED REVIEWS OF ARTIST'S WORK Michael Rooks, "Corey Postiglione," Colunbia College Art Gallery, New Art Examiner, March, 1998, p 52. James Yood, "Chicago Draws," New Art Examiner, December 1986, p. 41. Alan Artner, "Corey Postiglione, Joel Bass," Chicago Tribune, April 29, 1983, Sec. 3, p. 13. :: C.L. Morrison, "Corey Postiglione," ARTFORUM; April 1979, p. 74 Franz Schulze, "The Chicago Movement: It's Moving Up," Chicago Daily News, Aug. 21-22, 1976, p.ll TEACHING EXPERIENCE 1999-present Studio Design Coordinator, Columbia College, Chicago, ll.. 1990-1999 Art History Coordinator, Columbia College Professor of Art History and Critical Theory 1975-1990 Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Architecture, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, ll.. 1979-1989 Instructor, Contemporary Art History, Drawing, Painting, 2-D design, Columbia College, Chicago, ll.. PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS The Artist's work is represented in several public and private Collections and is currently represented by Kathie Shaw in Chicago and Brad Cooper Gallery in Tampa. The artist is also a member of the American Abstract Artists, New York and the Chicago Art Critics Association. He is the founder and President of Semiotech a meaning consulting firm.
EDUCATION MA The School of the Art Institute of Chicago 20th century Art History, Theory, and Criticism (studied with Judith Kirshner, Craig Owens, and Richard Shiff) BA University of Illinois at Chicago Painting/Sculpture/Printmaking SELECTED SOLO