Edward Coppola
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EDUCATION:
1998 M.F.A., Brooklyn College
1981 B.S., Fine Arts, City University of New York
1978 A.S., Fine Arts, Kingsborough Community College

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:
2004 The Muddy Cup Coffeehouse, Staten Island, NY
2001 Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY
1980 Brooklyn College Art Department Gallery

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2004
~ "Psychological Archaeology," Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY. Curator: James Pinney
2003
~ "Brave Destiny," Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY. Curators: Yuko Nii, Terrence Lindall
~ "Destinations," Rockaway Artists Alliance Studio 6 Gallery, Ft. Tilden, Queens, NY
2002-03
~ Holiday Exhibition, Borough Hall, Brooklyn, NY. Juror: Yuko Nii
2002
~ "World Peace," Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY
~ "What Happened in Lime Mills?", Rotunda Gallery, Brooklyn, NY. Curator: Nelly Reifler
2001
~ "Pier Show 9," Brooklyn Working Artists Coalition, Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY
~ "Animal World," E3 Gallery, New York, NY. Juror: Harvey Stein
2000
~ "External Boundary," St. Francis College, Brooklyn, NY. Curator: Linda Gilbert-Schneider
~ "Pier Show 8," Brooklyn Working Artists Coalition, Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY
1999
~ "Apocalypse 1999," Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY
~ "A Vision Honored," Photographic Center Northwest, Seattle, WA. Juror: Linda Connor
~ "7th Annual Phillips Mill Photographic Exhibition," Phillips Mill, New Hope, PA
~ "25 Years of Photography," CEPA Gallery, Buffalo, NY
~ "By George!," Target Gallery at Torpedo Factory Art Center, Alexandria, VA. Jurors: George Barringer, Jim Rees
~ "Salon Show," Feral Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
1998
~"National Photography Competition," St. Mark's Church In-the-Bowery, New York, NY. Juror: Ellen Handy
~ "Art for Peace," Highland Cultural Center, Highland, NY
~ Brooklyn College MFA Thesis Exhibitions, 55 Mercer Gallery, New York, NY
1997
~ "Creative Images 1997," Indianapolis Art Center, Indianapolis, IN. Juror: Martin Krause
~ "5th Annual Phillips Mill Photographic Exhibition," Phillips Mill, New Hope, PA. Jurors: Steven Perloff, Gordon Smith
~ "Spectra '97," Silvermine Guild Galleries, New Canaan, CT. Juror: Robert A. Sobieszek
~ "College Art Association New York Area MFA Exhibition," Hunter College Fine Arts Building, New York, NY
~ Faculty Exhibition, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY
1996
~ "On the Waterfront: Art About Brooklyn," Kentler International Drawing Space, Brooklyn, NY. Curator: Jackie Lima
1995
~ "Expodiscus Part 2," Metropolis, New York, NY. Curator: Garfield Gillings
1992
~ "The American Dream," Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY. Curator: Sandra Phillips
~ "Humphrey/Coppola/Humphrey," Artspace, Richmond, VA
1991
~ "Sexhibition," Kampo Cultural Center, New York, NY. Curators: Flo Fox and Y. Nagasaki
1989
~ "Aging Options: A Work of Art," Park Slope Family Neighborhood Center, Brooklyn, NY. Curator: Susan Edgar
~ "Childhood in Art," Stockwell Gallery, New York, NY
1988
~ "The Small Works Show," BACA Downtown, Brooklyn, NY. Juror: Lisa Phillips
~ "Juried Show '88," New Jersey Center for Visual Arts, Summit, NJ. Juror: Donald Kuspit
1987
~ "Altered Visions," 1708 East Main, Richmond VA. Curator: Anne Savedge
1986
~ "1986 Summer Juried Invitational," Zeus-Trabia Gallery, New York, NY. Juror: Gracie Mansion
~ "Emerald City Classic IV," Nepenthe Mundi Society, Wichita, KS. Best In Show.
~ "See-Through Art," AMMO, Brooklyn, NY. Curator: Susan Edgar
1985
~ "The Small Works Show," BACA Downtown, Brooklyn, NY. Juror: Lynn Gumpert
~ "Horse," AMMO, Brooklyn, NY

PUBLICATIONS:
1995
~ Photography Auction Catalogue, Center for Photography at Woodstock
1992
~ Woodstock Times, March 5, Page One
1991
~ "It's All Relative: The Family of Man Revisited," photos selected by Larry Fink, Center Quarterly #50, Center for Photography at Woodstock

CURATING:
2000
~ "The Alternative Process II," Lobby Showcase Gallery, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY
1999
~ "Countdown to Eternity: Civil Rights Era Photographs by Benedict J. Fernandez," Atrium Gallery, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY
~ "The Alternative Process," Lobby Showcase Gallery, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, NY

BIBLIOGRAPHY:
~ Beck, Peter. "'Altered Visions' True to Name," Style, April 7, 1987
~ Curtis, Lisa J. "Facing Disease," The Brooklyn Papers, January 28, 2002
~ Proctor, Roy. "Meet Humphrey/Coppola/Humphrey," The Richmond News Leader, January 4, 1992, p. A-36
~ Savedge, Anne. Curatorial Statement, "Altered Visions," 1987

GRANTS:
2000
~ LaGuardia Community College Educational Initiative Team (EDIT) Professional Development Grant
1997-98
~ City University of New York Research Grant in Visual Arts
1998
~ LaGuardia Community College Educational Initiative Team (EDIT) Professional Development Grant
1996-97
~ City University of New York Research Grant in Visual Arts
1998
~ Finalist and Alternate, Video Residency, a joint program of the Rotunda Gallery and Brooklyn Community Access Television

AWARDS:
2000
~ Selected for inclusion by "Who's Who in American Teachers"
1997
~ Charles G. Shaw Memorial Award, Brooklyn College
1996
~ Charles G. Shaw Memorial Award, Brooklyn College

COLLECTIONS: Center for Photography at Woodstock, and private collections

TEACHING:
2000
~ Adjunct Asst. Professor, Photo I, Brooklyn College
1999-Present
~ Adjunct Asst. Professor, The Alternative Process, LaGuardia Community College
1991-Present
~ Adjunct Asst. Professor, Beginning and Intermediate Photography, LaGuardia Community College
1989-91
~ Adjunct Asst. Professor, Beginning and Intermediate Sculpture, LaGuardia Community College

RELATED EMPLOYMENT:
1987-Present
~ Senior College Laboratory Technician (tenured, full-time), Commercial Photography Program, LaGuardia Community College
1986-87
~ Photographic printer, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
1985-86
~ Photographic printer, Time Inc., New York, NY

MISCELLANEOUS:
2005
~ Panelist, 2005 COAHSI Encore Grants Selection Panel, Council on the Arts & Humanities for Staten Island
1999-2002
~ Member, Brooklyn Working Artists Coalition (BWAC)

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