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Holly Greenberg

School of Art
Associate Professor, Studio Arts (Printmaking)

Holly Greenberg is a printmaker and painter. Known for her large-scale, multi-process printwork and installations of multi-panel printed and painted composites, her work has been widely exhibited across the U.S. and abroad.

Greenberg’s work is recognized in The Woodcut Artist's Handbook, published by Firefly Press; Second Sight: Printmaking in Chicago 1935-1995, published by Northwestern University Press; and Digital Printmaking Now, published by the Brooklyn Museum of Art.

She makes her home and studio in a 200-year-old church in Central New York.

Selected Exhibitions

  • Holly Greenberg: Urban Reverb, SUNY Brockport, N.Y.

  • On Longing, Walnut Ink Gallery, Michigan City, Ind.

  • On Longing, Gallery Lokaal WV, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  • Lake Effect Editions, Palitz Gallery, New York, N.Y.

  • Lost in Translation & Urban Reverb, Urban Institute of Contemporary Art, Grand Rapids, Mich.

  • OxBow Winter Benefit, Chicago

  • Rated G, Buckham Gallery, Detroit

  • 20/20, CPC Gallery, Chicago

  • n og ryl, Walnut Ink Gallery, Michigan City, Ind.

  • Prints Graphicas Contemporary, Nantucket, Mass.

  • Rochester Print Club, Rochester, N.Y.

  • Ice Out, Spark Contemporary, Syracuse

  • Stone Canoe, Delavan Art Gallery, Syracuse

  • The Exquisite Snake, Block Museum, Evanston, Ill.

  • The Pop Show 2006, the Kaufmann Arcade, New York, N.Y.

  • Syracuse Poster Project, City of Syracuse

  • Calendar Months and Other Printed Matter, University of Southern Maine, Portland

  • Play Off, Rochester Contemporary, Rochester

  • Currents: 25 Years of Collecting Modern & Contemporary Prints, Block Museum, Evanston, Ill.

  • On the Mark:  Chicago Printmakers Collaborative 1989-2004, Chicago Cultural Center

  • Boston Printmakers Biennial, 808 Gallery, Boston

  • 79th Annual International Printmakers, Print Center, Philadelphia

  • Anthropology in Print, the Gallery at University of Texas, Arlington

  • The Ephemeral City, Western Exhibitions, Chicago

  • Cathartic Exercises: Carving the Digital Moment, Open Studios Gallery, Toronto 

  • The Sweet Science of Bruising Lyonswier, Packer Gallery, New York (catalog)

  • The Sweet Science of Bruising, Leo Burnett Gallery, Chicago

  • The Sweet Science of Bruising, Lyonswier Packer Gallery, Chicago (catalog)

Awards and Honors

2004Constance Saltonstall Fellowship Grant
2002Frans Masereel Fellowship, Kasterlee, Belgium
1999Finalist, Rome Prize, The British Academy in Rome
1999Frans Masereel Fellowship, Kasterlee, Belgium
1998CAAP Grant, Chicago Cultural Center
1996CAAP Grant, Chicago Cultural Center
1995Artists Fellowship Grant, The Illinois Arts Council
1995CAAP Grant, Chicago Cultural Center
1995Kala Institute Fellowship, Berkeley, California
1994Juror's Choice Award, Evanston Art Center
1994Purchase Award, Rockford Art Museum