Preserving the artist's heritage

Boris Putterman

Interviewed in 2009
Sponsored by University of the Arts
Melissa Zetts, Intern
Bruce Pinchback, Griffin Post, Videographers
Patty Smith Advisor

University of the Arts Venture Fund Grant, 1990
Beaver College Annual Regional Drawing Exhibition, Award 1978

Selected Solo Exhibtions
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, 2004
Keystone College, La Plume, PA, October 1996
University of the Arts, Aaronson Gallery, 1995
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, 1993
St. Joseph’s University, Philadelphia, 1979
Moravian College, Bethlehem, PA, 1975

Group Exhibitions
Borofsky Gallery, Philadelphia, January 2008
University of the Arts, Faculty Shows, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005
University of the Arts Faculty Show, Cheltenham Art Center, 1996
The Goforth-Rittenhouse Gallery, Philadelphia, 1990, 1991, 1992, 1993
“The Human Face” Rider College, Lawrenceville, NJ,1986
(organized, curated, and participated in exhibition)
The Charles More Gallery, Philadelphia, 1985, 1984, 1983
Work of PCA Faculty, Tianjin, China, 1985
Faculty on Sabbaticals Exhibition, PCA, 1983
“19/80 Representational Painting in Philadelphia”, W. J. Green Federal
Building, Philadelphia, 1980
Walnut Street Theatre, Philadelphia, 1979
Beaver College Annual Regional Drawing Exhibition, 1979, 1978, 1977,
1976 (Award—1978)
Philadelphia College of Art, 1969 through 2008
Galler“Y”space, Philadelphia, 1976
Cheltenham Art Center, 1973, 1981
Philadelphia College of Art, 1973
Philadelphia Art Alliance, 1971
Painted Bride Art Center, Philadelphia, 1970
Cleveland Institute of Art, 1968

Works in Collections
Continental Insurance Corporation of America, Piscattaway, NJ
Sterling Drug Corporation (division of Kodak)
Private Collections

Gallery Affiliation
Goforth-Rittenhouse Gallery, Philadelphia, 1990-1994
artSouth, Inc., Philadelphia, 1988-1990
The Charles More Gallery, Philadelphia, 1983-1985
Barbara Glaberson Gallery, New Brunswick, NJ, 1980-1983
Gross-McLeaf Gallery, Philadelphia, 1978-1979
Teaching Experience
University of the Arts, Philadelphia, Associate Professor, 1968 to present
Philadelphia Community Collete, Visiting Lecturer, Art Department, 1974-75
Cleveland Institute of Art, 1967-68
Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana, Associate Instructor, 1966-67 

Indiana University, M.F.A. with honors in painting and drawing, 1967
Philadelphia College of Art, B.F.A. in painting and drawing, 1965
The Cooper Union Art School, diploma, 1960 (degree program not yet

Boris Putterman
7865 Spring Avenue
Elkins Park, PA 19027