Phyllis Bramson

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Phyllis Bramson
Born Madison, Wisconsin, United States
Residence Chicago, Illinois
Nationality American
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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