CURRENT EXHIBITIONS

James Cramer
John A. Varriano
Works in Oil
through October 8, 2016 
Mark Gruber Gallery
http://markgrubergallery.com/

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

The Path of Seasons
Agroforestry Resource Center, Acra, NY, 2016

Painting Nature en Plein Air 
Agroforestry Resource Center, Acra, NY, 2012

On the Spot 
Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY, 2006

In the Light: Recent Landscape Paintings en Plein-air,
Columbia-Greene Community College, Hudson, NY, 2005

Painting the Day
Mark Gruber Gallery, New Paltz,NY, 2004

Seasons in Plein Air
Mark Gruber Gallery, New Paltz, NY, 2001

25 Mile Radius
Columbia Greene Community College, Kaaterskill Gallery,
Hudson, NY, 2000

Painted Places Gallery, Red Hook, NY, 1999

Unitarian Fellowship, Poughkeepsie,NY, 1996

Trees and Water, The Gallery, Hunter NY, 1996

Landmarks and Farms, Spencertown Academy,
Spencertown, NY, 1995

Ginafore Gallery, Cambridge, NY, 1995

Poetry in Painting, The Gallery, Hunter, NY, 1993

Columbia-Greene Community College
Kaaterskill Gallery, Hudson, NY, 1992

Mt. Top Gallery, Windham, NY (sponsored by GCCA), 1992

Capital Repertory Theatre Lobby, Albany, NY, 1990

Columbia-Greene Community College
North  Gallery: 1992,1989,1987,1985
Reception Gallery: 1986

Petrucci Galleries, Saugerties, NY, 1985

 

TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

James Cramer and Tamara Lee, 2012
Greenville Library, Greenville, NY

James Cramer and Keith Gunderson, 2010
Mark Gruber Gallery, New Paltz, NY

James Cramer and James Coe, 2007
Mark Gruber Gallery, New Paltz, NY

James Cramer and Seth Nadel, 2003
Mark Gruber Gallery  New  Paltz,  NY

Painters, Cornwall on the Hudson
James Cramer and Rob Hacunda, 2002

Photographs by Jesse Cramer,
Paintings by James Cramer, 1999
Greenville Library Gallery Greenville, NY

Parallel Views
James Cramer and Rob Hacunda, 1991
Hudson Art Gallery, Hudson, NY

James Cramer and Bruce Bundock, 1989
Unison Learning Center , NewPaltz, NY

 

OTHER HONORS

WHMT Auction: 1990,1991, 2007

Paintings featured in Spring, 1999 edition of KAATSKILL LIFE, “The Other Clove,” by Bob Titus.

The painting “Distant Catskills” was the cover artwork for the I Love Greene County Travel Guide, Catskill Region, 1987.

Works in many private collections including Columbia Greene Community College and Key Corp. Collection of Key Banks N.E. Albany, NY

Profiled with fellow artist Rob Hacunda on the WTZA program “On the River,” November 1991

Plein Air Magazine, Vol 2, Issue 4, pg 52, “Over to Round Top,” April 2005

Cat’N Around Catskill 2007- 2010
32” Fiberglass mold of sitting cat painted with images of Old Catskill (Leeds) exhibited on Main St, Catskill with 50 other cats. Auctioned for fundraiser.

Questar III, Castleton,NY 2008-2012 educational organization demonstrations and lectures

Colonie Arts League, Colonie, NY 2008, demonstrations and lectures.

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Mark Gruber Gallery, Paint Out and Exhibition, New Paltz, NY, 2016

Sayles School of Fine Art, Schenectady, NY, 2016

Greene County Council on the Arts Annual Auction, 1984–2015

Columbia County Council on the Arts, Plein-Air Paint Out and Auction, Olana State Historic Site, Hudson, NY, 2014–2015

Mark Gruber Gallery, Various Group Shows, New Paltz, NY, 1995–2015

Ginafore Gallery, Group Show, Cambridge, NY, 2010–2015

Athens Cultural Center, Various Group Shows, Athens, NY, 2003–2015

Riders Mill Invitational, Fence Show, Malden Bridge, NY, 2014

Thomas Cole National Historic Site, Invitational Exhibition and Silent Auction, Catskill, NY, 2013–2015

Albany Center Gallery, Member Shows, Albany, NY, 2012–2013

Thomas Cole National Historic Site, Various Group Show, Catskill, NY, 2012

Mark Gruber Gallery, Various Group Shows, New Paltz, NY, 2012

M Gallery, Group Show, Catskill, NY, 2011

Albert Shahinian Gallery, Group show, Rhinebeck, NY, 2010

Mark Gruber Gallery, Various Group Shows, New Paltz, NY, 2010

Davey Jones Locker, Group Show, Albany, NY, 2010, 2011

Mark Gruber Gallery, Three Group Shows, New Paltz, NY, 2009

Art Society of Kingston, An Enduring Influence, Kingston, NY, 2009

Mark Gruber Gallery, Various Group Shows, New Paltz, NY, 2008

Mountain Top Historical Society, Artists in the Mountains: A tribute to Asher B. Durand, Haines Falls, NY, 2007

Catskill Mountain Foundation, Local Color, Fall Landscape Show, 
Hunter, NY, 2007

Morton Memorial Library Auction, Rhinecliff, NY, 2007

Marshall Sterling 2007 Office Art Exhibit, Catskill, NY, 2007

Mark Gruber Gallery, Flowers in February, New Paltz, NY, 2007

Mark Gruber Gallery, Hudson River Valley: The Artist’s View, New Paltz, NY, 2007

Mark Gruber Gallery, Under Glass: Pastels and Watercolors, New Paltz, NY, 2007

Sherry French Gallery, Flowers, New York, NY, 2007

Sherry French Gallery, Landscapes, New York, NY, 2007

Greater Millbrook Paint Out and Auction, Millbrook, NY, 2007

Mark Gruber Gallery, Flowers in February, New Paltz, NY, 2006

Mark Gruber Gallery, Supershow, New Paltz, NY, 2006

Mark Gruber Gallery, Changing Seasons, New Paltz, NY, 2006

Sherry French Gallery, The Four Seasons, New York, NY, 2006

Rye Arts Center and Paint Out, Rye, NY, 2006

The Brik, IN THE LIGHT, Contemporary Visions of the Hudson Valley, 
A Benefit for the Olana Partnership, Catskill, NY, 2006

Windham Fine Arts, Paint the Mountain, Windham, NY, 2006

Millbrook Paint Out, Beekman House Benefit, Millbrook, NY, 2006

Sherry French Gallery, The Hudson River: Inspiration For the Ages, 
New York, NY, 2006

Sherry French Gallery, The Four Seasons: Contemporary Landscapes and Sculptures, New York, NY, 2005

Sherry French Gallery, Flowers in February: Sculptures and Still Life Paintings, 
New York, NY, 2005

Sherry French Gallery, Painting = Poetry – ut pictura poesis, 
New York, NY, 2005

Bonnie Andretta Fine Arts Gallery, Summer En Plein Air, Hudson, NY, 2005

Mark Gruber Gallery, It Takes a Village – paint out, New Paltz, NY, 2005

Spencertown Academy, Flowing to the Hudson, Spencertown, NY, 2005

Mark Gruber Gallery, The Sky Above, New Paltz, NY, 2005

Mark Gruber Gallery, River Deep, Mountain High, New Paltz, NY, 2004

Spencertown Academy, Barns of The Valley, Spencertown, NY, 2004

GCCA Catskill (Greene County Council on the Arts), The Process Show, 2004

Mark Gruber Gallery, Painting the Town III, New Paltz, NY, 2004

GCCA Catskill, Neighborhood and New Kids on the Street, 2004

GCCA Windham, Annual Landscape Show, 2004

GCCA Windham, Annual Landscape Show, 2003

Mark Gruber Gallery, 100 Views of Mohonk, New Paltz, NY, 2003

Mark Gruber Gallery, Jewels of the Hudson, New Paltz, NY, 2003

Mark Gruber Gallery, Repainting the Town, New Paltz, NY, 2003

Salmagundi Club, Flowers – Member Open Exhibit, New York, NY, 2003

Mark Gruber Gallery, Painting the Town, New Paltz, NY, 2002

Mark Gruber Gallery, Gruber In Bloom, New Paltz, NY, 2002

Mark Gruber Gallery, Hudson Valley Skyscapes, New Paltz, NY, 2002

Mark Gruber Gallery, Colors of Fall, New Paltz, NY, 2002

Otter Hook Gallery, En Plein Air, Hudson Valley Landscapes, Delmar, NY, 2002

ERPF Culture Institute, Catskill Center for Conservation and Development, Reflections on Scenery, Arkville, NY, 2002

Catskill Mountain Foundation Gallery, Reflections of the Land, Hunter, NY, 2002

Kent Art Association, Faces and Places, Kent, CT, 2001

Dutchess County Land Conservancy Auction, Bengal, NY, 2001

Hudson Opera House, The Landscape Tradition at Thomas Cole’s Cedar Grove, Hudson, NY, 2001

Hudson Opera House, Seeing South Bay, Hudson, NY, 2001

Hudson Opera House, The Visual Heritage of the Hudson Mt. Merino Viewshed, Hudson, NY, 2001

Greene County Council on the Arts Catskill Gallery, A River Flows to the Sea, Catskill, NY, 2000

Mark Gruber Gallery, The Hudson River School Revisited, Looking Back, New Paltz, NY, 2000

Laighton Galleries, Plein-Air: Landscape Painting in the Tradition of the Hudson River School, Schenectady, NY, 2000

Mark Gruber Gallery, Color & Light, New Paltz, NY, 1999

The Gallery at the Last Detail 52nd Annual Twilight Park Exhibit, En Plein-Air, Red Hook, NY, 1999

Lorraine Kessler Gallery, Fine Art – Artful Living  (through Zephyrus Arts Production), Poughkeepsie, NY, 1999

Mark Gruber Gallery, New Paltz, NY, 1999

Mayflower Gallery, Group Exhibit, Catskill, NY, 1999

ERPF Cultural Institute, Catskill Center for Conservation and Development, Platte Clove Artists in Residence Exhibit, Arkville, NY , 1998

Visual Field Gallery, The Luminous Landscape, Rhinebeck, NY, 1998

Beverkill Gallery, Water, Lou Beach, NY, 1998

ERPF Cultural Institute (Catskill Center), Water, Arkville, NY, 1998

Mountain Top Gallery, GCCA Annual Landscape Show, 1998

Mark Gruber Gallery, Five Painters Hudson Vistas, New Paltz, NY, 1997

Mark Gruber Gallery, Wetlands, New Paltz, NY, 1996

Hyde Park Gallery, Springtime in the Hudson Valley, Hyde Park, NY, 1994

Greene County Council on the Arts, From Observation, 1994

Proctor Art Center, Plein-air Painters: The Hudson Valley Today, 
Bard College, NY, 1994

Olana State Historical Society and Museum, Friends of Olana Auction, 
1992–1993

Altamont Fair, 1985–1993

Greene County Arts and Crafts Guild Annual Show, 1980–1993

Dutchess Land Conservancy Paint Out and Auction, 1991

Buttonhole Gallery, Saugerties, NY, 1990

Buttonhole Gallery, That Wildlife Image, sponsored by NYS Outdoor Education Association, 1985

Buttonhole Gallery, Plaza Exhibition, Albany, NY, 1983

Buttonhole Gallery, Catskill Continuum, Catskill, NY, 1981