Biography

Thomas Sarrantonio studied Painting at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts in Philadelphia where his teachers included Wil Barnet and Sidney Goodman.  He also holds degrees in Biology and English.  His paintings have been exhibited widely and he is the recipient of numerous honors including a Pollock-Krasner Award and a Visiting Artist Residency in Normandy, France. He teaches in the Art Department at SUNY College at New Paltz and lives in Rosendale, New York with his wife and children.
Selected Exhibitions
2017
Composition: The Abstract Landscape, Kleinert / James Center for the Arts, Woodstock, NY - Group Show
Lay of the Land: Art Inspired by Nature, Woodstock Artists Association and Museum, Woodstock, NY / July 1-30, 2017 - Group Show
Intimately Unfamiliar: New Work by Art Faculty, Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY College at New Paltz, NY - Group Show
2016
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY. The Reunion Show: Perceptions - Group Show
Ashokan Center, Olivebridge, NY - Three Person Show
Upon Reflection, Greene Art Gallery, Guilford, CT - Solo Show
On the Cusp of Inner and Outer, North River Gallery, Chatham, NY - Two Person Show
Paintings from the Foothills, Unison Arts Center, New Paltz, NY - Solo Show
Art at Large, Bergen County Community College, Paramus NJ / Artists from the Habitat for Artists Collective - Group Show
2015
Arnot Museum, Gallery Gala, Elmira, NY - Group Show
Luminous Landscape, Shahinian Gallery, Rhinebeck, NY - Solo Show
2014
B&WX4, Hudson Beach Gallery, Beacon, NY - Four Person Show
Roots and Rhythms, The Great South Bay Gallery at Stageworks, Hudson, NY
Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, NY - Group Show / Juried by Stephen Westfall
2013
Big and Bold, Contemporary Art from the Albany Institute’s Collection, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, NY - Group Show
Peintures des Champs/Field Paintings, Galerie de Bresoles, Montreal, Canada, Solo Show
Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region,The Hyde Collection, Glenns Falls, NY. Juried by Dan Cameron, Chief Curator at the Orange County Museum of Art, CA - Group Show
Artists of Woodstock: Collective Creativity, Trenton City Museum, Trenton, NJ - Group show
Where Have all the Flowers Gone? - Exhibition in honor of Pete Seeger, Paramount Theatre, Peekskill, NY - Group Show
2012
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Fellowship Exhibition, juried by Martha Mayer Erlebacher, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Garrison Art Center, Garrison, NY - Two Person Show / Curated
WAAM: Woodstock Artists Association and Museum, Woodstock, NY - Solo Show / Curated by Dominick Lombardi
2011
Color Matters, Gardiner Library, Gardiner, NY
Eclecticism, Stageworks Gallery, Hudson, NY
2010
Distinguished Artist 2010 Exhibition, Arts Society of Kingston, Kingston, NY - Solo Show
Recycling the Studio, Workspace Harlem, New York, NY
Arts for Ulster, Woodstock Artists Association and Museum, Woodstock, NY
You are Here, Roos Arts, Habitat for Artists Exhibition, Rosendale, NY
2009
Van Brunt Gallery, Beacon, NY
“Ecotones and Transition Zones”, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz, NY
2008
Artiste/Environnement, Galerie de Bresoles, Montreal, Canada
Marist College, Faculty and Friends, Marist College Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY
2007
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Alumni Invitational, Pennsylvania Academy of
the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Then and Now, Albany Center Gallery Invitational, Albany, NY
Get Real, R &F Paint Company Gallery, Kingston, NY / Curated Invitational
Arts Society of Kingston Sculpture Biennial, Kingston, NY / Collaboration on Public Artwork
2006
Palpable Painting, Berrie Center Art Galleries, Ramapo College, NJ
2nd Nature, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY College at New Paltz, NY
Van Brunt Gallery, Beacon, NY
“Do Not Fold, Spindle or Mutilate: Computer Punch Card Art”, Washington Pavillion of Arts and Science, Sioux Falls, SD
2005
The Woods, DFN Gallery, New York, NY - Group Show
Albert Shahinian Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY - Solo Show
2004
Tatistcheff Gallery, New York, NY - Solo Show
Stageworks Gallery, Hudson, NY
2003
Tatistcheff Gallery, New York, NY - Solo Show
Samuel Dorsky Art Musem, Faculty Art, SUNY College at New Paltz, NY
2002
Reflections of the Land, Catskill Mountain Foundation Gallery, Hunter, NY
Watermark Cargo Gallery, Kingston, NY
M.A. Doran Gallery, Tulsa, OK / Landscape Paintings
Artists of the Mohawk-Hudson Region, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, NY
2001
Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Deitel Gallery, The Emma Willard School, Troy, NY
Ten Artists, Tatistcheff Gallery, New York, NY
Four Artists / Four Visions, Shelnutt Gallery, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY
2000
Wild Card: New New York, Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, MI
Stamford Art Center, Stamford, CT
The Luminous Landscape, Museum of the Hudson Highlands, Cornwall, NY
Platte Clove Artists in Residence Exhibit, Catskill Center for Conservation, Arkville, NY
Fellowship of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Chester Springs, PA
1999
Art, Nature and Experience, Ulster Community College, Stone Ridge, NY
Artists of Mohawk-Hudson Region, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, NY
Watermark Cargo Gallery, Kingston, NY
Dealer’s Choice, Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, NY / Reviewed New York Times / Sunday, March 21,1999
1998
The Hudson River and Its Communities, Woodstock School of Art, Woodstock, NY
Just Paint, Clarke Gallery, Boston, MA
Small Works Show, Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA