Josephine Halvorson grew up on Cape Cod, where she first studied art in Provincetown She attended The Cooper Union School of Art (BFA, 2003), and continued her interdisciplinary education at Columbia University’s School of the Arts (MFA, 2007). Halvorson has been granted three year-long fellowships in Europe: the Fulbright to Vienna (2003-4), the Harriet Hale Woolley at the Fondation des États-Unis, Paris (2007-8), and the Rome Prize at the French Academy at the Villa Medici (2014-2015). She is the first American to receive the French award. Halvorson is also the recipient of the Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation Award (2009) and a New York Foundation for the Arts award in Painting. Her first museum survey was in 2015 at the Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art in Winston-Salem, NC. Halvorson has had solo and group exhibitions in New York, London, Paris, Seoul, and Rome. She is represented by Sikkema Jenkins & Co., New York, and Peter Freeman, Inc. Josephine Halvorson was appointed Professor of Art and Chair of Graduate Studies in Painting at Boston University in 2016.
Night Window (May 20-21, 2015)
Oil on linen
31 x 22 inches
Tuesday, February 27 at 10:30 am to 12:00 pm
Fred Lazarus IV Center, (L 115) Lazarus Auditorium
131 W North Ave, Baltimore, MD, USA