April 8, 2018
On Friday, April 13 from 5:30 - 7:30 p.m. Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo hosts a free opening reception for their new exhibit Time Travel in the Burchfield Penney Art Center: Paintings by Philip Koch. Here is a feature article about the exhibition in the April issue of American Art Collector magazine.
And in Iowa the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art is highlighting the Philip Koch painting in their permanent collection, Cape Cod Morning, in their curated exhibition Hopper's World: New York, Cape Cod and Beyond. The show runs through May 20.
Philip Koch, Cape Cod Morning, oil on canvas, 30 1/2 x 50 inches, 1994.
February 26, 2018
The Freer Gallery of Art of Washington DC's Smithsonian Museums invited Koch to teach a drawing class in its galleries on Saturday, Feb. 24.
February 3, 2018
The March/April issue of Fine Art Connoisseur magazine will carry
this full page ad for Burchfield Penney Art Center's upcoming exhibition of Koch's art.
Also the Cedar Rapids Museum of Art (CRMA) in Iowa has the exhibition Hopper's World:New York, Cape Cod and Beyond concurrent with their exhibition of 13 works by Edward Hopper from the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York. Included in the Hopper's World exhibition is Philip Koch's Cape Cod Morning, oil, 33 1/2 x 50 inches, 1994 (below) from CRMA's Permanent Collection.
January 6, 2018
TThe Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo, NY has announced it will open a feature exhibition:
Time Travel in the Burchfield Archives: Paintings and Drawings by Philip Koch
April 13 through July 29, 2018.
During the two and a half years of his being Artist in Residence at the museu Koch traveled repeatedly to Buffalo to paint in the areas that had inspired the famous 20th century artist Charles Burchfield. He also spent many hours studying Burchfield's journals and drawings from the museum's Burchfield Archives. Koch, who grew up near Buffalo, described the Burchfield Residency as a "extraordinary time of personal discovery."
Above: Koch working in his studio on one of the paintings to be included in the exhibit, Late Winter Sun, oil on canvas, 36 x 48 inches.
November 30, 2017
Philip Koch will give a gallery talk "John Sloan from an Artist's Perspective" at Delaware Art Museum on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017 at 2:30 p.m. Admission to the Museum is free on Sundays. All Welcome.
August 3, 2017
At the Arnot Art Museum in Elmira, NY my painting Uncharted II continues hanging next to the famous American Impressionist artist Willard Metcalf's The Hills in February in the Museum's feature exhibition 23 Pairs through August 11, 2017.
July 13, 2017
Courthouse Gallery Fine Art in Ellsworth, Maine has an exhibit of Koch's paintings on display through July 21, 2017.
Burchfield Penney Art Center in Buffalo, NY has begun organizing a feature exhibition of Philip Koch's paintings and drawings from his two years as their Artist in Residence. It is scheduled to open in April 2018.
April 8, 2017
Koch's oil Blackbird's Pond III, 13 1/2 x 18", 2016 is included in the invitational exhibition Maine: The Way Life Is at Greenhut Galleries in Portland, ME through April 29, 2017. Says Koch "This painting celebrates the inescapable feel one has in the darkness of the inland forest and seeing that pierced by the sun at the edge of a hidden pond."
March 31, 2017
The March/April 2017 issue of Fine Art Connoisseur magazine has a full page devoted to the Arnot Art Museum's pairing of Philip Koch's oil Uncharted II with the famous American Impressionist painter Willard Metcalf's oil in the Museum's current exhibition 23 Pairs.
December 24, 2016
Art in America magazine's January issue carries a full page ad for Koch's upcoming exhibition at Swope Art Museum in Terre Haute, IN Feb. 3 - March 25, 2017.
October 9, 2016
September 9, 2016
The Residency Experience: Paintings by Philip Koch from the Burchfield Residency. Oct. 1-30. Courthouse Gallery Fine Art, Ellsworth, Maine.
Reception- Sat. Oct. 1, 5 p.m. Artist Talk- 6 p.m. During 2015 & 2016 Koch was invited to serve as the Artist in Residence at the Burchfield Penney Art Center, one of the two major art museums in Buffalo, NY. This show is a preview of a major museum exhibition of Koch's paintings that is in the planning stages at the Burchfield Penney.