STEPHEN GRILLO 116 Duane St. NY NY 10007 212 267 1915
Born in Providence, Rhode Island, Painter Stephen Grillo received an AB in English Lit from Providence College in 1967 And an MFA in Painting from Boston University in 1971
Since 1972, He has lived, worked and exhibited in New York City. He has shown at the Terry Dintenfass Gallery and Sherry French Galleries on 57th St NYC, as well as the University of California at Santa Barbara, Westminster College in New Willmington PA.. Queens Museum in NY, Colby College in Maine, The Butler Institute of American Art in Ohio. An early involvement with Figurative Co-Op Galleries in So Ho resulted in three one man shows and numerous group exhibits at the Bowery Gallery and Green Mountain Gallery--both now in Chelsea NYC.
From 1980-85, as an artist member of the Artist's Choice Museum, he both participated in and curated several shows. Mr. Grillo was also editor of the ACM-- the monthly journal of the Museum, a publication that featured articles by Carter Ratcliff, Hilton Kramer, Robert Godfrey, Judd Tully, Mr. Grillo and others. A collection of the complete editions is in the Wellesley College Art library.
He has also been in several curated shows across the nation. Mounted a one man show at Art Initiatives Gallery in Tribeca NY in 1995. 2003 he was in a show of SOHO pioneers at the Puffin Room on Broome St. NYC
Stephen Grillo has taught at several colleges, Brandeis U., UCSB, and Westminster College,among them. He was Art Director of the Westchester Music and Art Camp, and English/Social Studies teacher at Mount St. Charles Academy, a Graphic Artist and Print Estimator.
Grillo works in private and public collections:
Gail Swithenbank Tribeca NYC
Ken and Jane Bartels Greenwich, CT
Valeska Von Roques Munich Germany Der Spiegel Magazine Florence Italy Rome Italy