Dan Thompson


Painting and Drawing


Thompson received his BFA from the Corcoran School of Art, his MFA from the New York Academy of Art and has studied at the Water Street Atelier and the Art Students League. He has received numerous awards including the Grand Prize for Best of Show at the American Society of Portrait Artists’ International Competition (2001), Honors Award from the Portrait Society of America (2000), Walter Erlebacher Award from the New York Academy of Art (1999) and the Elizabeth Greenshields Foundation Grant (1997 and 2001). He has exhibited widely and is currently represented by the Eleanor Ettinger Gallery (New York) Century Gallery (Alexandria) and the Morseburg Galleries (Los Angeles).

"The figure is nothing unless you can twist it around like a strange miracle."

Willem De Kooning

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