Judy Pfaff

Judy Pfaff(1946) was born in London, England. She received a BFA from Washington University, Saint Louis (1971), and an MFA from Yale University (1973). She is a recipient of the Academy Member Fellowship, American Academy of Arts & Sciences (2013); Anonymous Was a Woman Award (2013); MacArthur Fellowship (2004); Guggenheim Fellowship (1983); National Endowment for the Arts grants (1979, 1986); and is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. She has numerous solo exhibitions and group shows in major galleries and museums in the United States and abroad. She holds work in permanent collections of Museum of Modern Art; Whitney Museum of American Art; Brooklyn Museum of Art; Detroit Institute of Arts; among many others. Pfaff is a Milton Avery Distinguished Professor of Art, Bard College (1989, 1991).

Judy Pfaff installation at Loretta Howard Gallery:

Judy Pfaff

Night Blooming Cereus

2011
Melted plastic, steel, paper, florescent lights, dried flowers, plexiglass
101 x 82 x 32 inches

My Second Dream

My Second Dream

2012
Expanded foam, steel wires, fluorscent light
52 x 112 x 25

Judy Pfaff
Madue's Jaipur

2012
Encaustic, melted plastic, cut paper on Indian ledger paper
20 x 25 x 2 inches

Judy Pfaff
Raga 12

2013
Encaustic and paper collage on paper
10 x 20 inches

Judy Pfaff
Raga 15

2013
Encaustic and paper collage on paper
10 x 20 inches

Judy Pfaff

Belle Isle

2014
Melted Plastic, paper lanterns, pigmented expanded foam, acrylic, resin
50 x 61 x 32

Judy Pfaff

Untitled

2014
Melted plastic, paper, pigmented expanded foam, acrylic, resin
27 x 28 x 8

Judy Pfaff

**There is a Field, I Will Meet You There (Rumi)

2014
Steel, Plexiglass, florescent lights, plastic, expanded foam
Dimensions variable

Judy Pfaff

Three Times a Charm

2014
Melted plastic, acrylic, pigmented fiberglass, and electric lights
120 x 113 x 32
Dimensions variable

Judy Pfaff

Alberta

2014
Steel, acrylic, resin, various plastics, florescent lights, expanded foam
Dimensions variable

Judy Pfaff

Blue Note (for Al)

2014
Melted Plastic, acrylic, pigmented fiberglass, and electric lights
105 x 172 x 35