TALL DRINK 2007
40 x 48 inches oil, pencil, collage and ink on wood panel
DOUG TRUMP lives and works in Marlboro, VT. Born near Rochester, NY, 1950. Summers spent in Crown Point, IN, 1956-1968. Language study in Brittany, France, summer 1966. Public school education, Rochelle Park / Hackensack, NJ, 1956-1968. University of Pennsylvania, BA in Religious Thought, 1972. Married, moved to Norway, 1972. Visited Edvard Munch Museum in Oslo. Returned to the U.S., 1973. Son born.
Self-identity as writer of fiction and poetry. Employment next 4 years – teacher creative writing, medical technician, gas station attendant, dairy farm worker, saw mill laborer. Began painting 1976. Employment as Yard Clerk, Boston & Maine Railroad switching yard, East Deerfield, MA, 1977-2012.
Painting Fellowships, Vermont Council on the Arts, 1990, 1992. Regional Selections, 5-artist exhibit, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH, 1990. 5 solo exhibits, Berry-Hill Galleries, New York, NY, 1992-2003. Parameters solo exhibit, Chrysler Museum of Art, Norfolk, VA, 1995. 5 solo exhibits, Spheris Gallery, NH, VT, NYC, 1999-2009. 3 solo exhibits, Reeves Contemporary, New York, NY, 2004-2008. Exhibits in Atlanta, Santa Fe, Santa Monica, and San Francisco, 2005-2010.
Time spent in western Europe, primarily Holland and France, 2003-2016. Studio built in Marlboro, VT, 2010.
Represented by Margaret Thatcher Projects, New York, NY, commencing in 2016,
© 2017 DOUG TRUMP