Phyllis Bramson

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Phyllis Bramson
Born Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Residence Chicago, Illinois
Nationality American
Education School of the Art Institute of Chicago, 1973 MFA
Alma mater University of Illinois, Urbana, 1963 BFA
Occupation Artist

Phyllis Bramson (born in Madison, Wisconsin,[1] United States) is an American painter.

Art work[edit]

Phyllis Bramson has exhibited her work internationally. Her exhibitions include In a Pictorial Framework at the New Museum in 1979,[2]Phyllis Bramson, 1973–1986 at the Renaissance Society in Chicago, Illinois[3] and Gallerie Farideh Cadot in Paris, France.


In 1993 Bramson was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship. In 2013, the Women's Caucus for Art announced that Bramson will be a 2014 recipient of the organization's Lifetime Achievement Award.[4]


  1. ^ "Art People: Phyllis Bramson gives pieces a chance | Calendar | Chicago Reader". Retrieved 2014-02-02. 
  2. ^ In A Pictorial Framework, New York, The New Museum, 1979.
  3. ^ Phyllis Bramson, 1973–1986, Chicago, The Renaissance Society at The University of Chicago, 1986.
  4. ^ "Women's Caucus for Art". Women's Caucus for Art. Retrieved June 3, 2013. 

Further reading[edit]

  • King, Elaine A. Phyllis Bramson, Paintings and Drawings, Hewlett Gallery, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, 1985.
  • The Developing Image: Continuity and Change in a Chicago Artistic Tradition, University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1988.
  • Exhibition 12: Studio Arts Faculty-School of Art and Design, The University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1989.
  • The Locations of Desire, State of Illinois Art Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 1990.Chicago Imagism: A 25 Year Survey, Davenport Museum of Art, Davenport, IA, 1994.
  • I Tremble for You: Phyllis Bramson, Mesaros Galleries, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia, 2009.

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