Georgia Deal

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Professor of Fine Art
BFA Fine Art
MA Art and the Book
Graduate - Art and the Book
Undergraduate - Fine Art
Degree Title: 
B.A. Printmaking
College or University: 
Virginia Tech
Degree Title: 
M.F.A.
College or University: 
University of Georgia

Professor and Printmaking Department Program head, Corcoran College of Art + Design, Washington, DC. Previous positions include Resident Printmaker, National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, and Asst. Professor, Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, NY

Deal has been awarded residencies at the Yaddo Foundation, Saratoga Springs, Lakeside Studios, Michigan and the Pyramid Atlantic Center, Silver Spring, Maryland.  Grants received include Maryland State Individual Artist Grants, the Washington Project for the Arts, the New York State Council of the Arts and the Prince George’s County Arts Grants. She has conducted workshops in Printmaking and Papermaking at the Penland School of Crafts, NC, the Paper and Book Intensive, Oxbow, MI., the Haystack School, Maine, and the Women’s Studio Workshop in Rosedale NY amongst others. Courses  abroad include the University of Georgia’s Studies Abroad Program in Cortona, Italy, Santa Reparata Print Studio in Florence, Italy , the Skopelos Foundation for the Arts in Skopelos, Greece and the Instituto des Bellas Artes in San Miguel Mexico.

Deal is a member of the Boards of Hand Papermaking Magazine, the Washington Print Club, and the Skopelos Foundation of the Arts, Skopelos, Greece.  Member, Friends of Dard Hunter, and the Southern Graphics International Council.

Collections include The Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Library of Congress, the Corcoran Museum of Art, the Phillip Morris and John D. Hechinger Collections, the Georgia Museum of Art, Duke Museum of Art, Yale University, Cooper Union and the National Library of New Zealand.  Has exhibited in the Boston Printmakers’ Biennials, the Delaware Center of Contemporary Art, Pratt Graphics, PRINTS USA, the Philadelphia Print Club, Prints Washington, the Florida Printmakers and at MAP, Baltimore, MD, SOHO 20 in New York, Gallery K in Washington DC, as well as at Tyler Art Gallery, Rome, and at Santa Reparata School in Florence, Italy.

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Courses: 
Advanced Intaglio and Relief
Book Arts: Concepts and Content
Exhibitions: 

She has exhibited at the Boston Printmakers’ Biennials, the Delaware Center of Contemporary Art; Pratt Graphics, PRINTS USA, the Philadelphia Print Club, Prints Washington, the Florida Printmakers, MAP, Baltimore, MD, SOHO 20, New York City, Gallery K in Washington, D.C., Tyler Art Gallery, Rome, and Santa Reparata School, Florence, Italy.

Collections: 

Prof. Georgia Deal’s work is in the collection of The Philadelphia Museum of Art, the Library of Congress, the Corcoran Gallery of Art, the Phillip Morris and John D. Hechinger Collections, the Georgia Museum of Art, Duke Museum of Art, Yale University, Cooper Union, and the National Library of New Zealand.

Awards: 

1986 residency, Yaddo Foundation

1984 residency, Lakeside Sutdios, Michigan

1986 and 1987 residency, Pyramid Atlantic Center, Silver Spring, MD

1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, and 2008 Maryland State Individual Artist Grants

1983 grant, Washington Project for the Arts

1984 grant, New York State Council of the Arts

1998, 1999, 200, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, and 2007, Prince George’s County Arts Grant

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Prof. Deal is a printmaker and coordinator of the printmaking program at the Corcoran. She has served as a resident printmaker at the Smithsonian American Art Museum and has taught at the Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute in Utica, NY. She has conducted workshops in printmaking and papermaking at the Penland School of Crafts, the Paper and Book Intensive in Oxbow, MI, the Haystack School, ME, and the Women’s Studio Workshop in Rosedale, NY among others. Her study-abroad courses include the University of Georgia’s Studies Abroad Program in Cortona, Italy, Santa Reparata Print Studio in Florence, Italy, the Skopelos Foundation for the Arts in Skopelos, Greece, and the Instituto des Bellas Artes in San Miguel de Allende, Mexico. Prof. Deal is a member of the Boards of Hand Papermaking Magazine, the Washington Print Club, the Skopelos Foundation of the Arts, in Skopelos, Greece, the Friends of Dard Hunter organization, and the Southern Graphics International Council.