RACHEL YOUENS
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SELECTED EXHIBITIONS 

2004	
        Benefit Auction, Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn, NY
2003	
        MERRY PEACE, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
	Zeuxis at LIU, Brooklyn, NY 
	Pratt Foundation Faculty Exhibition, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, Nyc
2002	
        PEACE, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
	International Exhibition: Gallery & Guest Artists, Denise Bibro Gallery, NYC
	About Looking at Things, Gescheidle Gallery, Chicago, IL
	Site Lines, St. Francis College, Brooklyn, NY
2001	
        21st Suffragettes, Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
	Out of Hibernation, IM N IL Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
        Long Island University Faculty Exhibition, Hillwood Gallery,  Long Island, NY
2000	
        Duchamp, Kulterbanhof, Bremen, Germany; Emmanuel Heller Gallery, Tel Aviv;  	
              Interactive Drawing Collage on the Theme of Place, Columbia College, Chicago, IL
1999	
        Volte/Face: Portraits, 450 Galley, NYC
	Signal to Noise, 55 Mercer Gallery, NYC
1998	
        Terra Persona, The Painting Center, NYC
	Trace, Painting and the Self after Post Modernism, 55 Mercer Gallery, NYC
1996	
        Glimpse Series & Horse and Boy Series, Verso Books, NYC
	Other Rooms, Ronald Feldman Gallery, (works from the flat files at Pierogi 2000),  NYC
1995	
        A Grand Salon, Michael Walls, Curator Art Initiatives, NYC
	Styles and Aesthetics V, La Mama Gallery, NYC
1994	
        Drawings, Theater Actors Institute, NYC
1990	
        Selected Artists, Lakepoint Towers, Chicago, IL
	Flat Iron Artists, Abel Joseph Gallery, Chicago, IL
1988	
        Unearthed Listenings, Abstractions from Nature, Moming Gallery, Chicago, IL
1987	
        UNScene, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL

 
GRANTS

2004	 
         Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant
1995       
         Tiffany Award,  Candidate
1991	 
         Charles H. Shaw Memorial Award for Painting, Brooklyn College
1992	 
         Charles H. Shaw Memorial Award for Painting, Brooklyn College
1985	 
         Myths and Images, Chicago Neighborhood Coalition


ARTIST IN RESIDENCE
 
1989	 Ragdale Foundation, Artist in Residence, Winnetka, IL 


GUEST LECTURER

2005      
         Visiting Lecturer: College Art Association, 'Hans Hofmann's Color Field'
2001       
         Saint Francis College, Visiting Lecturer, Honors Program, Four Contemporary Women Artists Brooklyn, NY
1997     
         The New School of Social Research, Visiting Lecturer, NYC 

                                                                 
TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2004	   
          City College of Technology, CUNY,  Adjunct Lecturer, Brooklyn, NY
2003-04      
          Pratt Institute, Visiting Instructor, Pre-College Program,  Brooklyn, NY
2003	  
          Pratt Institute,  Visiting Instructor, Foundation Department, Brooklyn, NY
2003-04     
          Parsons School of Art and Design, Adjunct Professor, Critical Studies Department, NYC
1997-04    
          St. Francis College, Brooklyn, NY, Associate Adjunct Professor, Brooklyn, NY
1998-02    
          Mercy College, Bronx, NY, Adjunct Professor of Art, Brooklyn, NY
1998-02   
          Long Island University, CW Post Campus, Adjunct Professor of Art, Brooklyn, NY
1999-01   
          Baruch College, CUNY, Communications Department Consultant, NYC
1995-98   
          Queens College, CUNY, Instructor of Painting and Drawing, Continuing Education Department, Queens, NY
1992-95    
          Children’s Art Carnival, P.S. 123, Queens, Artist in Residence, Integrated 
	  Art and Social Studies Curriculum, Queens, NY
1992     
          Brooklyn College, Graduate Teaching Assistant, Department of Art, Brooklyn, NY


SELECTED ART CRITICISM

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2004      
          Morris Graves at Tibor de Nagy Gallery, NYC
	  Richard van Buren & Glenn Goldburg at Sideshow Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
          The Brooklyn Rail
2003	
          Greg Stone at Pierogi 2000 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY  
	  John Walker at Knoedler Gallery, NYC 
2002	
          Judy Chicago at Brooklyn Museum of Art, Brooklyn, NY
	  MoMA Moves to Queens, NY
	  Joe Brainard at P.S. 1 Museum, Queens, NY
2001	
          Joan Snyder at Robert Miller Gallery, NYC
	  Richmond Burton at Cheim & Read Gallery, NYC
2000	
          The Local Scene
	  The Manhattan Scene
          wburg.com
	  Joyce Pensato
          NY Arts Magazine
1999	
          The Likeness of Being at D. C. Moore Gallery, NY
	  Carnegie International at the Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh, PA
1998	  
          Inverted Odysseys at Gray Gallery, NYC
	  Joan Jonas at Pat Hearn Gallery, NYC
          Cover Magazine
1997	  
          Sigmar Polke at Michael Werner Gallery, NYC
1995	   
          Bill Jensen at Mary Boone Gallery, NYC
          Ellen Gallagher at Mary Boone Gallery, NYC
	 
	
EDUCATION

M. F. A., Brooklyn College, 1993
B. F. A., School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1980