BASCOVE
Bascove received her B.A. from the Philadelphia College of Art. She has worked with The New York, Brooklyn, and Roosevelt Island Historical Societies, and has exhibited, lectured and arranged events with the Museum of the City of New York, the Arsenal in Central Park, the Central Park Conservancy, Municipal Art Society, New York University Fales Library, and Hudson River Museum. Three collections of her paintings have been published, accompanied by anthologies of related writings: Sustenance & Desire: A Food Lover's Anthology of Sensuality and Humor (2004), Where Books Fall Open: A Reader’s Anthology of Wit and Passion (2001), a 2002 Book Sense Selection; and Stone and Steel: Paintings and Writings Celebrating the Bridges of New York City (1998). Her political and literary work is in the Permanent Collection of the Norman Rockwell Museum. As a culture writer, she has contributed to Arte Fuse, Stay Thirsty and New York Arts Magazine. Chosen by the US State Department’s Art in Embassies Cultural Exchange, her work will be exhibited at the American Embassy of Sofia, Bulgaria from 2016-2019, and the American Embassy at Muscat, Oman from 2016-2018.


COLLECTIONS

Museum of the City of New York, U. S. Department of State, Art in Embassies, The Norman Rockwell Museum, MA, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Linda Lee Alter Collection of Art by Women, Washington University in St. Louis, MO, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY, The Noble Maritime Collection, NY, Harry Ransom Collection, University of Texas at Austin, The New York Public Library, Berg Collection, MTA Arts for Transit, NY, The Library and National Archives, Canada, Rachofsky Collection, TX, Norwalk Transit District, CT, Time Warner, NY, Oresman Collection, NY, The Wittliff Collections, Texas State University, Musée de Cherbourg, France


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018 Bascove: Celestial Symphonies & Bridge Solos, The Atrium Gallery, Morris Arts, Morristown, NJ,

2014-2015  The Noble Maritime Collection, Snug Harbor Cultural Center, Staten Island, NY
Bascove/Bridges: Transcending the Metropolis

2009 A Walk in the Park: Celebrating the Bridges of Central Park, The Arsenal Gallery in Central Park, NYC

2008 Bascove: Selected Work, Thomas Paul Fine Arts, Los Angeles, CA

2007 Brooklyn Bridge! Paintings and Works on Paper Uptown Gallery, NYC

2006 Paris, Paris/New York: Ponts/Bridges, Galerie Luc Queyrel

2005  Bascove: Sustenance & Desire: Still Life, Works on Paper, The Silo, CT
NYC, Sustenance & Desire: New Works, Uptown Gallery
NYC, Dreamwork: New York Bridges, Paintings and Works on Paper, Uptown Gallery

2004 Sustenance & Desire: Hommage à Chardin, Scènes de Cuisine, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris

2003  Monuments of Exaltation: Bascove Celebrates the Bridges of New York City, The Municipal Arts Society, NYC
Monuments of Exaltation: Bascove Celebrates the Bridges of New York City, Uptown Gallery, NYC

2002 There is a Moment: Paintings and Works on Paper, Uptown Gallery, NYC

2001 Where Books Fall Open: Pastels a l'huile, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris

2000 Another Chapter: Books and Bridges, Uptown Gallery, NYC

1999 Women in the City, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris

1998  Stone and Steel: Paintings and Drawings of the Bridges of New York City, The National Arts Club, NYC
Stone and Steel: Paintings and Drawings of the Bridges of New York City, The Hudson River Museum
Stone and Steel: Pastels a l'huile, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris
Stone and Steel: Paintings and Drawings of the Bridges of New York City, Museum of the City of New York
New Works: Paintings and Works on Paper, Uptown Gallery, NYC
Stone and Steel: Drawings of the Bridges of New York City, New York University, Fales Library

1997 The Personal Equation, Jung Institute, Chicago

1995 New Paintings, Uptown Gallery, NYC

1994 Interior Dialogues, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

1993 Solace: New Paintings, Uptown Gallery, NYC

1991  New Paintings, Uptown Gallery, NYC
Peintures, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris

1990 Peintures, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris

1989 New Paintings, Uptown Gallery, NYC

1989 Litterature et Politique, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris

1987  Bascove: Paintings, Barron Arts Center, Woodbridge, NJ
New Paintings, Uptown Gallery, NYC
Bascove: Peintures, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris

1986 Dentelle: Peintures, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris

1985 From Woodblocks to Books, Books & Co., NYC


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019  Stop It!, Rosenthal Gallery, Fayetteville State University, Fayetteville, NC
Beyond #MeToo, Pollack Gallery, Monmouth University, NJ

2016-2019  Art in Embassies Cultural Exchange, U.S. Department of State, American Embassies in Sofia, Bulgaria & Muscat, Oman

2016-2018 Art in Embassies, United States State Department, Muscat, Oman

2018  31st Juried Exhibition, Alexandria Museum of Art, Alexandria, LA
39th Annual Juried Art Exhibition, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ

2017  Paper West: National Works on Paper, Alvin Gallery, University of Utah, UT
Another Voice, Political Illustration of the Late 20th Century, Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, MN
Cut and Paste: Contemporary Collage, Site:Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY
Leap, Cloyde Snook Gallery, Adams State University, Alamosa, CO
Art & Art History, Meadows Gallery, University of Texas at Tyler, TX

2016-2017 In Flux, People, Places, Things, Geraldine R. Dodge Foundation, Morris Arts, Morristown, NJ

2016  American Art Today: What is American Art?, First Prize, Bascom Center for the Visual Art, Highlands, NC
Social Justice: It Happens to One, It Happens to All, St. Mary’s College Museum of Art, Moraga CA
Viewpoints 2016, Studio Montclair, Aljira, Center for Contemporary Art, Newark, NJ
Recycled, Repurposed, Recovered, A.D. Gallery, University of North Carolina at Pembrook, NC

2015-2017 Robbins Reef Lighthouse: A Home in the Harbor, The Noble Maritime Collection, Staten Island, NY

2015 Expo de Groupe: Contrôle Qualité, Galerie Sparts, Paris

2012  Lifespan: The Bayonne Bridge in Transition, The Noble Maritime Collection, Staten Island, NY
Entitled Women, The Silo, Henderson Cultural Center, New Milford, CT

2011  Summer Group Exhibition: Selections from the Gallery's collection of 19th, 20th and Contemporary Art ACA Galleries, NYC
Lifespan:The Bayonne Bridge in Transition, Noble Maritime Museum, Staten Island

2010  The Art of the Label, Montgomery College, MD
Summer Group Show, ACA Galleries, NYC
Still Life Territory, The Silo Gallery at The Henderson Cultural Center, New Milford, CT

2009  Connecting Islands and Generations: The Queensboro Bridge at 100, Gallery RIVAA, Roosevelt Island, NY
2009 Summer Group Show, Thomas Paul Fine Art
24 x 24 Square, Thomas Paul Fine Art

2008  Bridge as Icon, Tabla Rasa Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
ArtHamptons, International Art Fair, Bridgehampton, NY
Group Exhibition, Morrison Gallery, Kent, CT
Concrete Erections II, Michael Ingbar Gallery, NYC

2007  The Art of the Gettysburg Review: Representation in Contemporary American Art, Gettysburg College, Schmucker Art Gallery
130th Anniversary Exhibition, Barron Arts Center, Woodbridge, NJ
Food-Glorious Food, Flinn Gallery, Greenwich, CT
Gallery Artists, Thomas Paul Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA

2006 Litchfield County Artists, Bachelier Cardonsky, Kent, CT

2005  Doorways, Bachelier Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT
Another Voice: Political Illustration from The Progressive, Memphis College of Art, TN

2004  Verve to Voice, Kingdon Alan Gallery, St. Petersburg, FL
Another Voice, Maryland Institute College of Art, MD
Chicago Images. Frederick Baker Gallery, Chicago, IL
Beauty Suspended: Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY

2003  Petropolis: A Social History of Urban Animal Companions, The New York Historical Society, New York City, NY
Tribute: September 11th The Barron Arts Center, Woodbridge, NJ

2002  Still Life, Elaine Benson Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY, In the Kitchen, Bachelier Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT
People Reading: Works from the Donald Oresman Collection, Vero Beach Museum of Art, Vero Beach, FL
25th Anniversary Exhibition, Barron Arts Center, Woodbridge, NJ

2001  The Tempting Fruit, The Cahoon Museum of American Art, Cotuit, MA
Bascove, Cronin, Runquist, Bachelier Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT
Above and Below: NYC, Bascove and Han Xin, The Flinn Gallery, Greenwich, CT

2000  Painting the Town: Cityscapes from the Museum of the City of New York, Museum of the City of New York
Painting the Town: Cityscapes from the Museum of the City of New York, PaineWebber Art Gallery, NYC

1999  A Gathering of Still Lives, Bachelier Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT
Architectonics, Paramount Center for the Arts, Peekskill, NY

1998 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Bachelier Cardonsky Gallery, Kent, CT

1997 Naked Landscapes, Spazi Contemporary Art, Housatonic, MA

1995  Contemporary Cityscapes, Museum of the City of New York
City Views, Owen Gallery, NYC
Fales Library, New York University
Dix Ans et Apres, Galerie Luc Queyrel, Paris

1994  New Acquisitions, Museum of the City of New York
The Women's Room, Parsons School of Design, NYC

1993 Leaving the Words Behind, Waterside Art Gallery, Stamford, CT

1990 Bridgehampton, NY, Elaine Benson Gallery

1989 Vu d'Ailleurs, Musée de Cherbourg, Cherbourg, France

1988  Chosn Ilbo Art Gallery, Seoul. Korea
Political Graphics Survival Graphics, WI
Sabbeth Art Gallery, Glen Cove, NY
Spencer Museum of Art, Lawrence, KS
The Public I, Southeastern Massachusetts University, Dartmouth, MA
Anniversary Exhibition, Barron Arts Center, Woodbridge, NJ

1987 Figuration Critique, Grande Palais, Paris

1985 Artistes de Galerie, La Galerie du Soir, Paris

1983 Gallery Artists, Art & Design Gallery. NYC