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BIO

Candice Eisenfeld studied painting at Bezalel Academy of Art in Jerusalem. She received her BFA (cum laude) from the University of Texas in Austin where her work is part of the University’s permanent collection.  Since moving to Tempe, Arizona in 1995 she has been reviewed in several publications including Phoenix Home and Garden, The Arizona Republic, and Southwest Art Magazine. Eisenfeld was featured in a two-person exhibition with Dale Chihuly titled, ‘Modern Masters’. Eisenfeld has been awarded three grants from the Arizona Commission on the Arts. She has also received fellowships from The Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, The Ragdale Foundation, I-Park, and The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation. The U.S. Art in Embassies has selected her work for display inside the embassies in Belarus and Namibia. Her paintings can be viewed at galleries and museums throughout the U.S. and have acquired an international following. 
 
 


RESUME


EDUCATION

1995              
BFA cum laude, University of Texas, Austin, TX
1993              
Bezalel Academy of Art, Jerusalem, Israel
Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel

studio  
 


SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016
Arizona Weather, Phoenix Airport Museum Terminal 4, Phoenix, AZ
2015
Green and Grey, Tempe Center for the Arts, Tempe, AZ
Featured Artist, Larsen Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Art for the Heart Auction, Neiman Marcus, Scottsdale, AZ
2012
Metamorphosis, CircaGallery, Minneapolis, MN
ARTrageous, New York City, NY
2011
Learning To Fly, Larsen Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Contemporary Forum Auction, Phoenix Art Museum, Phoenix, AZ
2010
A Closer Look, Arizona State University Vault Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
Ascension, Marion Meyer Contemporary, Laguna, CA
2009
FOCUS group exhibition, Larsen Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2008              
Candice Eisenfeld: Dreamscapes, Buchanan Gallery, Galveston, TX
2007              
Candice Eisenfeld: Honorarium Exhibition, Phoenix Mayor Phil Gordon Office, Phoenix, AZ
Candice Eisenfeld: Scenes from the Oracle, Larsen Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
2006              
Contemporary Landscapes, Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, TN
A Sense of Place, Julie Nester Gallery, Park City, UT
Candice Eisenfeld: Secrets of the Garden, West Valley Art Museum, Surprise, AZ
2005               
Candice Eisenfeld: Landscapes Real and Imagined, Northern Arizona University Art Museum, AZ
Candice Eisenfeld, Magidson Fine Art, Aspen, CO
Contemporary Views, Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, TN
Art In Embassies: Namibia, Africa
2004               
Art in Embassies: Minsk, Belarus
Candice Eisenfeld, Circa Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
2003              
Dolby/Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Winter Invitational, Lisa Kurts Gallery, Memphis, TN
2002
Modern Masters: Two-Person Exhibit with Dale Chihuly, Elizabeth Doyle Gallery, Maui, HI
2001               
Candice Eisenfeld, Vanier Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Candice Eisenfeld, Circa Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Robert Berman Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA
Mesa Southwest Museum, Mesa, AZ
2000              
Candice Eisenfeld, Vanier Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Circa Gallery, Minneapolis, MN
Craighead,Green Gallery, Dallas TX
Candice Eisenfeld: The White Show, Shemer Arts Center, Phoenix, AZ
Invitational Benefit Auction, Pleasures of the Palettes, Phoenix, AZ
1999              
Dreamscapes, Mesa Arts Center, Mesa, AZ Juror: Julie Sasse
LaPhoenaquera, MARS ARTspace. Juror: John Spiak, Phoenix AZ


GRANTS AND RESIDENCIES


2008              
Hambidge Center for the Arts Residency, Phoenix, AZ
2007              
Arizona Commission on the Arts, Career Development Grant, Phoenix, AZ
I-Park Foundation Fellowship, East Haddam, CT
2004              
Helene Wurliztor Foundation Fellowship Taos, NM
2003              
Ragdale Foundation Fellowship, Lake Forest, IL
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts Fellowship, VA
2002
Hambidge Center for the Arts Residency, Rabun Gap, GA              
Professional Development Grant level 1, Arizona Commission on the Arts, Phoenix, AZ
Professional Development Grant level 2, Arizona Commission on the Arts, Phoenix, AZ
CURRENT-1999    
Artist in Residence, Tempe School District, Tempe, AZ

 
LECTURES and SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

2009              
KXAM Radio, Scottsdale, AZ
2008              
Mesa Community College, Mesa, AZ
Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ
2007 
I-Park, East Haddam, CT             
Scottsdale Artist School, Scottsdale, AZ
Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ
2006              
Secrets of the Garden, Guest Lecturer sponsored by Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art Continuing Education Series, West Valley Art Musuem, Surprise, AZ
2002              
The Science of Painting, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
2001
Hayden’s Ferry Review Literary Journal, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
1999
KAET Television Interview, Shemer Art Center, Phoenix, AZ


PUBLIC AND CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Norwest Bank, Minneapolis, MN
Northwest Airlines, Tennessee
University of Texas at Austin
Shemer Art Center and Museum, Phoenix, AZ
Deloitte Consulting, Seattle, WA


PUBLICATIONS AND REVIEWS (SELECTED)

2010
VanZalen, Jessica. "A Closer Look at the Vault" Phoenix New Times, 9 Sept. 2010 http://blogs.phoenixnewtimes.com/jackalope/2010/09/a_closer_look.php
Jansen, Steve. "A Closer Look" Phoenix New Times,
http://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/events/a-closer-look-1797916/
Martinez, Monica. "A Closer Look at the Vault" Art Blog, 29 Aug. 2010
http://monicaaissamartinez.wordpress.com/2010/08/29/a-closer-look-the-vault
2008
Aiello, Diane. "A Modern Romance." Arizona Foothills, May 2008; pg. 84
2007              
Holden, Wynter. "Scenes From The Oracle." Phoenix New Times, 8 Mar. 2007
2006              
Rose, Josh. "Family Tree." American Art Collector, Nov. 2006
Carasso, Roberta. "Capturing the Spirit of Family." Laguna News Post, 23 Nov. 2006; pg. 23
2005              
Groneman, Linda. "Featured Artist." Phoenix Magazine, Mar. 2005; pg. 34
Wyloge, Evan. "Interview." FlagLive! 2005
Flayton, Leigh. Arizona Monthly, Jan. 2005
Targos, Renee. "In the Musuems." Art-Talk, Jan. 2005; pg. 63
Hilderband, John. "A Northern Front" St. Paul, MN; Borealis Books Press, 2005 (front cover)
2004
Mayo, Marcia. "United States Embassy Minsk" Wash., D.C; Art in Embassies. 6. 2004; pg. 8, front/back cover            
Walsh, Daniella. "Laguna, LaJolla, & Beyond." Art News, Summer 2004 (Vol.103 #7)
2003              
Cushman, Jennifer. "Profile of an Artist." Phoenix Home & Garden, Mar. 2003; pg. 197
2002              
Susser, Deborah Sussman. "Tempe Exhibition."The New Times, 7 Nov. 2002
Taylor, Meghan. "Interview." artandantiques.net. Art & Antiques Worldwide Media, LLC. 2002
2001              
Abrams, Amy. "The Ones to Watch." Valley Tribune, Sunday Arts, 16 Sept. 2001; pgs. 10,11
Burnette, Roberta. "Review Takes....Spotlight: Features Artists, Poet." The Arizona Republic, 5 Oct. 2001; pg2
Burnett, Roberta. "East Valley Artists Travel North." The Arizona Republic, 29 Jun.2001; pg. 3
Phoenix Home & Garden, Mar. 2001
Brown, Margaret L. "21 Under 31." Southwest Art Magazine, Sept. 2001; pg 121
Keegan, Salima. Hayden's Ferry Review, 28 (Spring/Summer 2001); front/back cover
2000              
Lawson, Kyle. "Painter Has Art World Buzzing." The Arizona Republic, 9 Jan.2000; pg. E.3
Rose, Josh."Review of ‘Dreamscapes." Get Out, 2000
Carasso, Roberta. "American Beauty is on Exhibit." Laguna News Post, Dec. 2000
1999                
"
Masculine Mystique." Phoenix Home & Garden Magazine, Feb. 1999; pg 86
Lawson, Kyle. "Deft Palettes Vanier Galleries Goes Deep With Diverse Art. "Arizona Republic, 25 Nov.1999; pg. 23