Deanna Sirlin received an MFA from Queens College, CUNY. She has received numerous honors, including a Rothko Foundation Symposium Residency, a grant from the United States State Department, a Yaddo Foundation Residency and a Creative Capital Warhol Foundation Award for its Art Writing Mentorship Program. She has been Artist in Residence at the Padies Foundation, Lempaut, France, and for the City of Nuremberg, Germany. Sirlin has had solo exhibitions at The High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Venice, Italy; The Centre for Recent Drawing, London, UK; Atlanta Contemporary Arts Center; and M55art in NYC.

Her work has been commissioned for exhibitions at The New Orleans Museum of Art and The Georgia Museum; she was invited by Pawel Althamer to part be of his exhibition at the New Museum, NYC. Sirlin’s work has been written about in The London Telegraph Sunday Magazine, Art in America, International Art News, Art Papers Magazine, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Magazine, Digital Art, Southern Living Magazine, Sculpture Magazine, Catalyst Magazine, and Flavourpill Magazine/London.

Her book, She’s Got What It Takes: American Women Artists in Dialogue was published by Charta Art Books, Milan, Italy and NYC in 2013. Sirlin lives and works in Milton, Georgia.

www.deannasirlin.com

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Deanna Sirlin
Retracings 1999
C-print transparency on glass | 60 x 90 feet | High Museum of Art Atlanta, GA | Permanent collection
Photo: Mike Jensen

Deanna has been Artist in Residence at the Padies Foundation, Lempaut, France, and for the City of Nuremberg, Germany. Sirlin has had solo exhibitions at The High Museum of Art, Atlanta; Ca’ Foscari Venezia, Venice, Italy; The Centre for Recent Drawing, London, UK; Atlanta Contemporary Arts Center; and M55art in NYC. Her work has been commissioned for exhibitions at The New Orleans Museum of Art and The Georgia Museum; she was invited by Pawel Althamer to part be of his exhibition at the New Museum, NYC. Sirlin’s work has been written about in The London Telegraph Sunday Magazine, Art in America, International Art News, Art Papers Magazine, the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, Atlanta Magazine, Digital Art, Southern Living Magazine, Sculpture Magazine, Catalyst Magazine, and Flavourpill Magazine/London. Her book, She’s Got What It Takes: American Women Artists in Dialogue, was published by Charta Art Books, Milan, Italy and NYC in 2013.

Submerge 2017

Submerge
2017
Mixed Media on Paper
8.5 x 6 inches

Snap 2011

Snap
2011
Oil on Canvas
78 x 78 inches

Deanna Sirlin

At Work
2015
Hand Painted Collage on Canvas
11 x 10 inches

Glass

Made in Murano, Italy
with Maestro Gianni Seguso
in 2001. 14 x 15 x 4 inches.

Pour 2018

Pour
2018
Mixed Media on Vellum
11 x 8.5 inches

Must 2018

Must
2017
Acrylic on Vellum
14 x 11 inches

Crescendo

Crescendo
2012
Mixed Media
11 x 14.5 inches

My Universe 2012

My Universe
2012
72 x 34 x .06 inches
Powder Coated Aluminum
Collection Cousins Developers

Free 2012

Free
2012
Mixed Media on Rives BFK
44 x 30 inches