Henry J. Drexler - Artist



Selected Public and Corporate Collections

Roberson Museum, Binghamton, NY

Cornell University

New York Central Mutual Insurance Company

Key Bank Corporation

Emily-Lawrence, Inc.


Solo Museum Exhibitions

Roberson Museum, Binghamton, NY

Cornell University

1985 - Roberson Center for the Arts & Sciences, Binghamton, NY


Selected Solo Gallery Exhibitions

2010 - CCCA Gallery, MAR2010

2007 - Smithy- Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown, NY

2005 - CCCA Gallery, Norwich, NY

1999 - "Landscapes and Beyond", Earlville Opera House Art Gallery, Earlville, NY

1998 - "Disappearing Elms", Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown, NY

1990 - Americana Village Gallery, Hamilton, NY

1988 - Coryell Gallery, Lambertville, NJ

1987 - Gallery-On-The-Green, Lexington, MA

1986 - The Upstairs Gallery, Ithaca, NY
- Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown, NY
- Adirondack Store Gallery, Lake Placid, NY

1983 - Associated Artists Gallery, Syracuse, NY
- Gallery-On-The-Green, Lexington, MA

1982 - Old Forge Art Center, Old Forge, NY

1981 - Coryell Gallery, Lambertville, NJ

Selected Group Exhibitions 

2004 - Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown, NY

2002 - Upstate Landscape, Schweinfurth Memorial Art Center, Auburn, NY
- Against the Wall: Abstract and Reality, CCCA Gallery, Norwich, NY

1997 - Chenango County Council of the Arts, Norwich, NY
- Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown, NY

1995 - Arnot Art Museum
- Coryell Gallery, Lambertville, NJ
- Colorscape Chenango, Norwich, NY
- Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown, NY

1994 - "WORKING THE LAND: THE ART OF FARMING", Regional Arts Project of the NY State Council of the Arts
- Art In Embassies Program, U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C.
- Central New York Regional Art Show, The Kirkland Art Center, Clinton, NY

1990 - Mid-Year Show, The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
- Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown, NY

1989 - "Grand Slam" Exhibition, Gallery 53, Cooperstown, NY
- Central Adirondack Annual, Old Forge, NY

1988 - The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH

1987 - Coryell Gallery, Lambertville, NJ
- 52nd Annual Cooperstown National, Cooperstown, NY

1986 - "Altered Images: beyond light & lens", Chenango Co. Arts Council, Norwich, NY

1985 - Annual Cooperstown National, Cooperstown, NY
- Doylestown Art League Open Juried Annual, Doylestown, PA

1984 - Everson Biennial, Syracuse, NY
- Allied Artists Annual, New York, NY
- Salmagundi Annual, New York, NY

1983 - "Six for Real" Mullaly-Matisse Galleries, Birmingham, MI
- Munson-Williams-Proctor Annual, Utica, NY
- Southern Ohio Museum, Portsmouth, OH

1982 - Annual New England Exhibition--Silvermine Guild, New Canaan, CT
- Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN

1981 - "More Than Land Or Sky", National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC

1980 - Munson-Williams-Proctor Annual, Utica, NY

Selected Awards 

1994 - Golden Artist Acrylic Award

1992 - First Place--Art '92, Norwich, NY
- First Place--Sherburne Annual, Sherburne, NY

1987 - Don Vining Award--Lambertville Annual, Lambertville, NJ

1985 - Grumbacher Silver Medal--Doylestown Art League Juried Show, Doylestown, PA
- First Place--FASST Annual Exhibition, Binghamton, NY

1984 - Artist-in-Residence Award from the New York State Council on the Arts
- "Advancement of Art Award", Allied Artists Annual, New York, NY
- Best in Show - Art '84 Exhibition, Norwich, NY


"An Unusual Approach to Acrylics", American Artist, Vol. 53, Issue 559, p. 44 (Feb. 1989)

"More than Land or Sky, Art from Appalachia", Smithsonian Institution Press, 1981

Gallery Affiliations 

Coryell Gallery, Lambertville, NJ

Pioneer Gallery, Cooperstown, NY


Native of upstate New York

Cornell University, BA (History) 1969

Syracuse University, JD 1973

New York University, LLM 1975


Matai House Art Studio

300 Aldrich Rd, Norwich, NY 13815

email address:  gallery@drexlerart.com


Henry J. Drexler - Artist
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