This print by Patricia Bellan-Gillen is 10"x12"
Screenprint on paper
This is a special piece created with Artists Image Resources. AIR is an artist run, non-profit print and imaging organization established in 1996 to serve as a laboratory for artists, educators and the community.
Patricia Bellan-Gillen lives and works in rural Western Pensylvania. She recently retired from
Carnegie Mellon University after 29 years as a professor in the School of Art where she held the Dorothy L. Stubnitz Endowed Chair in Art. The university honored her with the Ryan Award for Meritorious Teaching in 2000. Bellan-Gillen’s paintings, prints and drawings have been the focus of over 50 solo exhibitions including venues in Washington DC, Nashville, TN, Las Cruces, NM, Albany, NY, Bloomington, IL Portland, OR, Grand Rapids, MI, Wellington, NZ and Wimbledon/London, UK. Her work has been included in numerous group shows in museums, commercial galleries, university galleries, and alternative spaces. Venues have included: Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY, Chelsea Museum of Art, New York, NY, The Art Museum at FIU, Miami, FL, Frans Masreel Centrum, Belgium, University Art Museum, Laramie, WY, Tacoma Museum of Art, Tacoma, WA and the Aichi Prefectural Museum of Art, Nagoya, Japan. A solo exhibition of her large scale drawings is scheduled for the McDonough Museum of Art at the Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio for the fall of 2021. Patricia has been active in the Pittsburgh art scene since 1977 as an exhibitor, educator and mentor. In 1996, she was the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts “Pittsburgh Artist of the Year.” Bellan-Gillen is an alumna of Edinboro University of Pennsylvania where she received a B.S. in Art Education in 1973 and a B.F.A. in Printmaking in 1975. She did post-graduate work at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and received an M.F.A. from Carnegie Mellon in 1979.