Daniel Greene Email: email@example.com Website: www.danielgreeneartist.com Studio Hill, Farm North Salem, New York 10560 United States of America For a free brochure please call toll free: 888-890-9887 Outside the US: 914 669-5653
Daniel Greene Summer 2014 Workshops
Scheduled Portraiture Workshop dates July 27 - August 1 August 3 - 8 August 10 - 15 August 17 - 22
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Daniel Greene, N.A. is a former instructor of painting at the National Academy of Design and the Art Students League of New York. He is the author of "Pastel," that was in print for 25 years and "The Art of Pastel," which were published in English, French, German, Spanish, Italian and Chinese. He has taught over 10,000 students, and his books and videos have reached in excess of 100,000 artists worldwide.
In 1983, The Pastel Society of America elected him to the Patel Hall of Fame. In 1989, his work represented the United States at the First International Biennal of Patel in San Quentin, France. In 1992, he was awarded American Artist's Magazine's first Lifetime Achievement Award in the category of oil painting and the Oil Painters of America Society named him to their Hall of Fame. In 1995, The American Society of Portrait Artists presented the John Singer Sargent Award to Daniel Greene for life long dedication to the achievement of excellence in portraiture. In 2001, he was awarded the Gold Medal of the American Portrait Society. In 2003, Mr. Greene was the annual homoree of the Salamagundi Club and was presented their gold medal.
Mr. Greene's paintings and pastels are in over 700 public and private collections in the United States and abroad. He has been the recipient of the Elizabeth T. Greenshields Founsation Grant and the Anna Lee Stacey Grant. Four highly successful exhibitions of Mr. Greene's Subway Series appeared at galleries in New York City and were features on ABC-TV, News Dat Dot Com, FOX News, PBS, CNN, New York 1, NBC, NHK TV Japan, The New York Times and in over 50 international magazines and newspapers. His recent exhibition, "Subway Paintings" at the New York transit Museum at Grand Central Terminalwas the Inaugural event in the centennial year of the New York Subway and a compilation of his Subway Paintings represented New York City on the cover of The Official Guide to the Republican National Convention.
Highly regarded as a portrait artist, his subjects include leaders of government, banking, education, and industry. A few of the early works include Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt, astronaut Walter Schirra, author Ayn Rand, and Willian Randolph Hearst.
Some governmental portraits include Governor Scott of North Carolina, Governor Laxalt of Nevada, Governer Beliles of Virginia, Governor Lehman of New York, as well as two mmayors of New York Vity. Some later portraits include Dave Thomas of Wendy's, Governor James of Alabama,commentator Rush Limbaugh, Congressman Billy Tauzin and Larry Combest, composer Alan Menkin and Bryant Gumbel and Bob Schieffer of CBS. Recent portraits were Governor Benjamin Cayetano of Hawaii and Former Secretary of Agriculture Ann Veneman. A partial list of sitters includes the Chairmenr of the Boards of Honeywell, Coca-Cola Company, Dupont Corporation, American Express, The New York Stock Exchange and IBM. Mr. Greene has also painted the deans , presidents, and benefactors of: Tufts, Duke, Vanderbilt, Columbia, North Carolina, West Point, Delaware, Penn State, New York, Princeton, Rutgers, Yale and Harvard Universities.