Harry Roseman, BFA

Professor Emeritus of Art

Isabelle Hyman Emeritus Professor of Art

Harry Roseman received a BFA from Pratt Institute. After Art school, he was an assistant to the artists Joseph Cornell and Tony Smith. He started his teaching career at Queens College in 1973. Along with Peter Charlap, he wrote a curriculum and shepherded through a studio art major for the first time in the college’s history. From 2008 to 2011 Roseman served as Chair of the Art Department. He has had 38 one-person exhibitions and has shown his work in Sweden as well as widely in the United States. In the fall of 2021, he will be having an exhibition of Drawings at the Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar and another exhibition at the Pamela Salisbury Gallery in Hudson NY. He has done public commissions including a 600-foot-long sculpture in Terminal 4, at John F. Kennedy International airport and in the New York City Subway at Wall Street, The North Entrance to the Library at Vassar College. His work is in many public and private collections, including the Achenbach Foundation for the Graphic Arts, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, CA, Addison Gallery of American Art, Philips Andover Academy, Andover, MA, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, The Cincinnati Museum of Art, OH, The Heckscher Museum of Art, Huntington, NY, Museum of Contemporary Art/San Diego, La Jolla, CA, The Menil Collection, Houston, TX, The Philadelphia Museum of Art, PA, Rhode Island School of Design, Museum of Fine Art, Providence, RI, Museum of Fine Arts Santa Fe, NM, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA, Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MI, Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV, The Francis Lehman Loeb Art Center, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY. Harry Roseman’s practice includes sculpture, drawing, web-based projects and photography.


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