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Dan Thompson

Self Portrait after PalmerDan Thompson

Taught in 07, 08, 09,10,11,12, 13,14, 2015
Scheduled to teach Summer 2015

In 2001, Dan Thompson was awarded the Grand Prize for his self-portrait at the American Society of Portrait Artists competition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Some of Dan’s other honors include two Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grants, The Stobart Foundation Grant, two  Ethel Lorraine Bernstein Memorial Awards from the Corcoran College of Art and Design in Washington, DC, two artist in residences from the Forbes Foundation, and The Walter Erlebacher Award from the New York Academy of Art.

Dan Thompson is a founding member of the Janus Collaborative School of Art and the Grand Central Academy in New York. He received his BFA from the prestigious Corcoran School of Art in Washington D.C. and his MFA from The New York Academy of Art. His teaching experience includes positions at the Art Students League of New York and Studio Incamminati, where he teaches painting.  He is also a professor of drawing at Parsons The New School for Design and The New York Academy of Art.  In 2007, Dan was selected as an ARC Living Master Artist.

Dan’s work is included in the collections of The University of Maryland in Baltimore, MD, American University in Washington, D.C, Joh. Barth & Sohn, in Nuremburg, Germany, and in other private collections throughout the United States, and as well as in the Middle East.

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