Education

CUNY Brooklyn College- Master of Arts 2005

Graduate Courses with Elizabeth Murray, Patricia Cronin, Arnold Brooks

SUNY Purchase College- Bachelor of Fine Arts 2002

Studied Printmaking under Antonio Frasconi, Kelly Driscoll, Cassandra Hooper

 

Solo Exhibitions

2014  

Looking In, Recent Photographs, Hive ArtSpace, Schoharie, NY- Invitational

2008  

Kristen DeFontes, Water Land Sky, Tiffany Smith Gallery, Johnstown, NY- Invitational

2007  

Kristen DeFontes Harbor Prints, Spectrum Theater, Albany, NY

2004  

Kristen DeFontes Harbor Prints, Cedar Tavern Gallery, New York, NY

2003  

Kristen DeFontes Prints and Sculpture, Ternhaven Cellars, Greenport, NY

Group Exhibitions

2016  

Far and Wide, 8th Annual Woodstock Regional Exhibition, Woodstock, NY- Juried

2012  

Juried Show 2012, Manhattan Graphics Center, New York, NY- Juried

2010  

Mashup, Collar Works, Troy, NY

Tomorrow’s Masters Today, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, NY- Juried

2009  

Off The Block, Kristen DeFontes & Lynn Oddo, North Main Gallery, Salem, NY- Invitational

Review - Guild is ‘Off the Block’ Glens Falls Post Star

The River, Woodstock Artist’s Association and Museum, Woodstock, NY- Juried

Award- Ulster Savings Bank Award, 3rd Prize for River Wide #2, The River, WAAM

2008  

River, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, NY- Invitational

Member’s Show, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, NY

2007  

Regional 2007 Works on Paper, Perrella Gallery at FMCC, Johnstown, NY- Juried     

Member’s Show, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, NY

2006  

Vineyard Vignettes, East End Arts Council, Riverhead, NY- Juried

2003  

SIX CHIX, Cedar Tavern Gallery, New York, NY - Invitational

Kristen DeFontes, Catherine Day, JoAnne McFarland, GCCA, Catskill, NY- Invitational