Solo Exhibitions

2013        The Soul Exceeds its Circumstances, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2010        Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2008        Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

2005        George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2003        George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2002        George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2000        Hartell Gallery, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

1999          Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, Connecticut

 

Selected Group Exhibitions        

2015        SEEN, Staten Island Museum at Snug Harbor, NY

               New York, I Love You, But . . . , Gallatin Galleries, New York, NY

               The Presence of Form, New York Studio School, NY

               METROPOLIS, Paintings of the Contemporary Urban Landscape, Edward Tyler Nahem, NY

2014        Small is Beautiful, Flowers Gallery, New York, NY

                City as Subject,  Westbeth Gallery, NY

2012         Lower Manhattan Cultural Council Silent Auction, New York, NY

                Painting Governors Island, Governors Island, NY

2011         First in Translation - Faculty Drawing Show, New York Studio School. New York, NY

                Painting Governors Island, Building 20A Gallery, Governors Island, NY

                The Buildings Of New York, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

                 Governors Island Art Fair 2011, 4Heads. Governors Island, NY

2010         Group Show, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

 

                Painting Governors Island, Building 408 Gallery, Governors Island, NY

                Governors Island Art Fair 2010, 4Heads, Governors Island, NY

2009        New York Studio School Alumni Exhibition curated by Sean Scully, New York, NY

                Urban Landscapes, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

                83rd Annual: An Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, National Academy

                 Museum, New York

2007        Small is Beautiful, Flowers, New York, NY

                 LMCC / CB Richard Ellis, New York, NY

2006        In the City, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

                Contrappunto, Bau Institute Gallery at Richard Sena Projects, Hudson, NY

2005        The Continuous Mark: 40 Years of the New York Studio School, The New York Studio School,

                 New York, NY, curatedby Jennifer Sachs Samet

                Visual Ground, Firehouse Plaza Gallery, Nassau Community College, New York, NY

                 Small is Beautiful, Flowers Central, London, England

2004        Night New York, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY

                 Industrial Beauty, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

                 Inaugural Exhibition, George Billis Gallery, New York, NY

2003        Searching for the Image: Six Artists from the New York Studio School, The Von Liebig Art Center,

                 Naples Florida, Elliot Gallery; Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida

                 Selections, Albright – Knox Museum, Buffalo, NY

2002         New York Studio School Alumni Exhibition, Elizabeth Harris Gallery, New York, NY, curated by

                 Karen Wilkin and Judd Tully

                 Gallery MAC, New York, NY

2001         New York, Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, New York

                 Realism 2001, The Stage Gallery, Merrick, NY, curated by Peter Tatistcheff

                 Beckoning Vision: Annual Alumni Exhibition, New York Studio School, New York, NY, curated by

                 Karen Wilkin

2000        Small Works, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York, NY, curated by Tricia Collins

                 New York, New York, Nabisco Gallery,  East Hanover, New Jersey

                 On the City: Urban Realities and Fantasies, New York Studio School, New York, NY, curated by

                 Irving Sandler

1999          World Views, A Retrospective Exhibition of Selected Work, One World Trade Center Mezzanine,

                 New York, NY

1998          Vertigo, from the top of the World Trade Center, New York Studio School, N Y, NY

                 Small Works, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York, NY

1997          World Views, Lower Manhattan Cultutral Center, New York, NY

1995          Bowery Gallery, New York, NY curated by Jane Frielicher

1994          Union College, Schenectady, New York

                 The Perceptual Pursuit, Plaza Gallery, Fordham University, New York, NY

 

 Awards and Residencies

2011         4Heads Governors Island Residency Program

2006        Bau Institute Artist Residency. Otranto Italy

1999         Cornell Council for the Arts Grant

1997-98    World Trade Center Artist Residency

1994         Hohenberg Travel Grant, New York Studio School

                Vera List Endowment Scholarship, New York Studio School

                Charles H. Revson Foundation Fellowship, New York Studio School

1992-93    Speyer Foundation Scholarship, New York Studio School

1986          Post- Graduate William Kinnes fellows Traveling Fellowship, Columbia University

1983          Sampson Fine Arts Prize, Cornell University

                  Phi Beta Kappa, Cornell University

 

 

Bibliography and Lectures

2013        Cohen, David "A Topical Pick from the Archives", Artcritical, September     

                Corio, Paul "Seen in NY, September 2013", Abstract Critical, September 25

                Dorsey, Dave "Book of Innocence and Experience", Represent the Painting Life, October 7

                Haber, John "The Thing Itself", Haber's Art Reviews, October

                McBee, Richard "Milewicz Paintings: The Soul Exceeds its Circumstances", The Jewish Press,

                September 25

                Sleigh, Tom. Catalog essay for exhibition The Soul Exceeds Its Circumstances

                at Elizabeth Harris Gallery

                Wall Street International "Milewicz Paintings", August 22

2012        Ron Milewicz and Rackstraw Downes, In Conversation” New York Studio School, October 2

2010        Cohen, David “Shows to See, Ron Milewicz: New Work”, NY Sun November 4

                Mullarkey, Maureen. “Ron Milewicz – New Work,” City Arts, October 28

2009        Lindquist, Greg. “Pierre Bonnard and Peter Doig,” Brooklyn Rail, March

2008        Mullarkey, Maureen. “Urban Topography,” The New York Sun, June 19

                 Landi, Ann. “Urban Landascapes” ARTnews, September

                 Malloy, Nancy, Editor. National Academy Museum & School of Fine Arts, The 183rdAnnual: An

                 Invitational Exhibition of Contemporary American Art, New York

2006         Mullarkey, Maureen. “The Hubris of the Metropolis,” The New York Sun, July 20

                 Leffingwell, Edward. Ron Milewicz at George Billis, Art in America, March

2005         Mullarkey, Maureen. Ron Milewicz-: Recent Paintings, The New York Sun, October 6

                 Naves, Mario.  Laocoon in L.I.C., The New York Observer, October 19

                 Wilkin, Karen. catalog essay for exhibition at George Billis Gallery

2004         Lower Manhattan Cultural Council, Site Matters, The Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s World

                 Trade Center Artists Residency, 1997 –2001, New York

                  Mullarkey, Maureen. Night New York at Elizabeth Harris Gallery, The New York Sun, June 24

                  Mullarkey, Maureen. Industrial Beauty at George Billis Gallery, The New York Sun, July 22 & 29

                  Steen, Karen E. “Big Sky Country: Paintings by Ron Milewicz,” Metropolis, January

                  Wilkin, Karen. “A Nourishing Summer Meal,” The Hudson Review, Autumn

2003          Bennet, Lennie. “Six Artists in Search of an Image,” St. Petersburg Times, May 22

                  Cohen, David. catalogue essay for “Searching for the Image: Six Artists from the New York

                  Studio School”

                  Naves, Mario. “Eye on the Sky”, The New York Observer, October 20

                  Paybarah, Azi.  “Painting the Transformation of Queens,” The Queens Tribune, Oct. 10

                  Wozniak, Mary. “New York Studio School artists search for the image,” News Press, April 18

2002          “Paintings Capture City Skyline from a Distance,” New York Resident, May 27

                   Rockwell, Steve. “Milewicz’s View of New York, Ron Milewicz at George Billis,” dart International,

                   Fall

1999           Geran, Monica. “C’est Magnifique,” Interior Design, September.

1998           Brown Price, Aimee. “The Artist and the City,” Cityscape News, Summer

                  Hoffman, Jan. “An Artist’s Garret, on the 85th Floor,” The New York Times, April 30

 

 

Education

1990-94      New York Studio School, New York, NY

1986           Columbia University, New York, NY, Master of Architecture

1983           Cornell University, Ithaca NY, Bachelor of Arts, Art History

 

 

Teaching and Professional Experience

2000-15  New York Studio School, Painting and Drawing Faculty

2002-03     Pratt Institute, Assistant Drawing Professor

2001 - 02    The New School, Painting Instructor

1986-89      James Stewart Polshek and Partners, Architectural Designer

 

Collections

Pfizer

Time Warner

The Louis-Dreyfus Family Collection

 Pen Med Consultants