Stephen Magsig


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2014

David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

2013

George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2011

George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2010

David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

2009

George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2008

David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

2007

George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2006

David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

George Billis Gallery LA, Culver City, CA

2005

George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2004

Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI

2003

George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2002

Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI

2001

George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2000

Urban Landscapes, Lemberg Gallery, Birmingham, MI

1998

Street Scenes, Lemberg Gallery, Birmingham, MI

1997

Ten Year Retrospective, Meadow Brook Art Gallery, Rochester, MI

Paintings of New York, Chuck Levitan Gallery, New York, NY

Mercury Gallery, Boston, MA

1996

Images of New York, Chuck Levitan Gallery, New York, NY

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2011

More Real than Real, Peter Walker Fine Art, Adelaide, South Australia

2010

Summer Group Show, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

Architectural and Industrial Realism:

Washington County Museum of Art, Hagerstown, MD

2009

David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

Michigan Masters Invitational,Kresge Art Museum, East Lansing, MI

The Grand Bazaar, Benefit for Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit,

2008

City Lights, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

2007

Driven: Art from the Motor City, Copper Country Center, Hancock, MI

Good Night Sun, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

Pop Realism, George Billis Gallery LA, Culver City, CA

2006

Carl Schlosberg, Los Angeles, CA

In the City, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

The Pavilion, New York, NY

Fort Wayne Museum of Art 2006 Biennial, Fort Wayne, IN

Landscapes, Real & Imagined, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

Art Works for Life, Dearborn, MI

2005

Art Works for Life, Detroit, MI

Summer Group Show, Lemberg Gallery, Ferndale, MI

2004

Art Works for Life, Detroit, MI

Carl Schlosberg, Los Angeles, CA

Inaugural Exhibition, George Billis Gallery LA, Los Angeles, CA

Industrial Beauty, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

New NYC Artists, Michael Ingbar Gallery, New York, NY

 

SELECTED AWARDS

2000

Polk Competition Purchase Award

1998

Commission, General Motors Corp. Detroit, MI

1994

Residency, Hambidge Center, Georgia

 

EDUCATION

1985

Center for Creative Studies-College of Art and Design, Detroit, MI

1974

Bachelor of Arts, Ferris State College, Big Rapids, MI

 

PUBLICATIONS

Postcards from Detroit Vol I, 2007 Paintings

Postcards from Detroit Vol II, 2008 Paintings

The Urban Alphabet, Published Dec 2008

 

 

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

2007

Gail Leggio, Exibitions, American Arts Quarterly, Winter 2007, pp. 59-61

2006

Rose, Joshua, Collectors will respond to nostalgic glimpses of

Los Angeles. American Art Collector, June, pp. 150-153

2004

Guten Cohen, Keri, Painter lightens up, Detroit Free Press, Sunday, May 2

2003

Mannisto, Glen, Intimate Vistas, Detroit Metro Times, Feb. 19, p. 22-23

2002

Cohen, Keri, Ferndale Artist Gains National Attention For His Paintings, Which                                                                      Capture The Beauty and Soul of The Urban Landscape, April 26, pp 1E, 12E.

2001

Sefton, Barbara Wylan, Emerging Artist, Art & Antiques, October, pp. 58-60.

2000

Wing, Diana, Art and technology , The Mirror Newspapers, Detroit, May 18.

1998

Carducci, Vincent, Detroit, Trait, Introductory Issue

Hoover, Barbara, GM on canvas, Detroit News, Sept. 17

Crawford, Lynn, Posed Structures, Metro Times, Detroit, MI, Apr. 15

People making the news, Detroit Free Press, Apr. 7

Provenzano, Frank, Revealing the lasting presence behind a neglected urban                                     landscape, The Eccentric, Birmingham, MI, Apr. 5

Keri Guten-Cohen, Urban architecture tell his story, Detroit Free Press, Jan.

1997

Henry, Gerrit, At Chuck Levitan, Art in America, Oct.

Colby, Joy Hakanson, Artists paint Detroit in romantic colors, The Detroit News, June 19

Galleries, New York Observer, New York, NY, May 12

Dellolio, Peter, NY Arts Magazine, Issue No. 10, May

Kampel, Traci, Down-to-earth Midwesterner captures the ‘real’ Soho, The Villager, New York, NY, Apr.16

1996

Miro, Marsha, Artists at Lemberg Show, Detroit, MI, Jan. 28

Colby, Joy Hakanson, Young Collectors, The Detroit News, Jan. 18

1995

Mannisto, Glenn, Fine Arts Live, Metro Times, Detroit, MI, Dec. 20

Colby, Joy Hakanson, Earthy theme, The Detroit News, July 7

Miro, Marsha, Paintings: Element is the City, Detroit Free Press, Apr. 24

1994

Echlin, Hobey, Review ’94: Visual Art, Metro Times, Detroit, MI, Dec. 21

Miro, Marsha, Motor City Muse, Detroit Free Press, June 10

1992       ­­­

Pasfield, Veronica, A Brush with the City, Detroit Monthly, Mar.

1990

Eckstrom, Kevin, Detroit Letters, Contemporanea, No. 23, Dec.

Eckstrom, Kevin, Post-Industrial Romanticism, New Art Examiner, Sept.

Miro, Marsha, Five Local Artists Focus on Industry’s Decline in Detroit That Was, Detroit Free Press, Apr.

 

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Aegon Group, New York, NY

American Capital, New York, NY

Ameritech (SBC), Detroit, MI

Central Insurance Companies, Van Wert, OH

Conway, MacKenzie and Dunleavy, Birmingham, MI

Detroit Athletic Club, Detroit, MI

The Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI

Dickinson, Wright, Moon, Van Dusen & Freeman, Detroit, MI

Dornbush Schaeffer Strongin & Weinstein, New York, NY

The Flint Institute of Arts, Flint, MI

General Motors Corporation, Detroit, MI

James Pearson Duffy Collection, Detroit, MI

The Museum of the City of New York, NY

New York Historical Society, New York, NY

Polk Company, Southfield, MI

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC, Detroit, MI

Schwartz Art Collection, Harvard Business School, Boston, MA

Sprint Communications, Kansas City, MO

Stanley Stahl Management Inc., New York, NY

Time Warner/AOL, New York, NY

Waner Group, New York, NY