BRADLEY STEVENS

BIOGRAPHY

Born in 1954, Pittsburgh, PA

Raised in Westport, CT

EDUCATION

M.F.A. Fellowship Grant, George Washington University, Washington, DC, 1979

Summer painting program with William Woodward in Brittany, France, 1978

B.A. in Fine Arts, George Washington University, Washington, DC, 1976

Corcoran School of the Arts, Washington, DC, 1974-76

WORK EXPERIENCE

Adjunct Professor, Drawing and Painting, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, 1988-present

Assistant Professorial Lecturer, Art, Drawing and Anatomy, George Washington University, Washington, DC, 1982-present

Commissioned Copyist of Old Master Paintings, including The White House, National Gallery of Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art, National Portrait Gallery, Phillips Collection, Washington, DC; Boston Athenaeum; Art Institute of Chicago; Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL, 1977-present

SELECT COMMISSIONED ORIGINAL WORKS

PORTRAITS

Family portrait, US Senator and Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, IV, Washington, DC

The Hon. Glen L. Archer, Jr., Chief Judge, US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, Washington, DC

Dr. Maryann Fralic, Vice-President for nursing and patient care, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Dean Jack Friedenthal, George Washington University Law School, Washington, DC

Dr. B. Leonard Holman, Chief of radiology, Brigham & Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA

Dr. Allan Weingold, Vice President for medical affairs, George Washington University, Washington, DC

Vincent C. Burke, Jr., Former Chairman of the Board, Riggs National Bank, Washington, DC

The Hon. Paul Brown, US District Judge, US District Court, Eastern District of Texas, Sherman, TX

Ret. US Senator Jennings Randolph, two portraits, National Air & Space Museum, Washington, DC

The Most Reverend Joseph H. Hodges, Roman Catholic Bishop of the diocese of Wheeling-Charleston, Wheeling, West VA

Sarah Tomerlin Lee, Interior Designer, Restorer of historical properties, New York, NY

Edwin F. Jaeckle, Founding Partner, Jaeckle, Fleischmann & Mugel, Buffalo, NY

A.L. Philpott, Former Speaker of the House of Delegates, Virginia State Capitol, Richmond, VA

Dr. Robert Heyssel, President, Johns Hopkins University Hospital and Medical School, Baltimore, MD

William S. Tennant, Chairman of the Board, INOVA Health Systems, Falls Church, VA

Lawrence Bullis, Former Headmaster, the Bullis School, Potomac, MD

Shirley Goodman, Founder, Fashion Institute of Technology, New York, NY

Robert Breskovich, Founder, Resource Group International, Seattle, VA

The Hon. Sam Hall, Jr., Us District Judge, US District Court, Eastern District of Texas, Marshall, TX

Kenneth C. Nichols, Chairman of the Board, Home Life Insurance Co., New York, NY

Dr. Louis Harris, Chairman , Department of Pharmacology, Medical College of Virginia, Virginia commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Margaret Acheson Stuart, Founder, Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL

Mark Skousen, Author and Professor of Finance, Rollins College, Winter Park, FL

Edwin R. Hale, Jr., Chairman, The Bank of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

Bill Beasman, Former Chairman, The bank of Baltimore, Baltimore, MD

James W. Lewis, Former Headmaster, The Holton-Arms School, Bethesda, MD

Nicholas Schloeder, Teacher and Coach, The Gilman School, Baltimore, MD

DR. William R. Dorrill, President, Longwood College, Farmville, VA

The Hon. Samuel Sterrett, Chief Judge, US Tax Court, Washington DC

Dolores Lescure, President, Woodrow Wilson Birthplace Foundation, Staunton, VA

Frank Gunther, Chairman, University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Roger Lipitz, Chairman, University of Maryland Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Dean Peter Smith, Graduate School of Education, George Washington University, Washington, DC

The Hon. Jack Miller, Chief Judge, US Court of Appeals, Washington DC

Linda Arenth, Former Vice President for nursing and patient care, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD

Dean R. David Fowler, School of Business and Public Management, George Washington University, Washington, DC

Delegate and Mrs. Alson Smith, Jr., Virginia House of Delegates, Shenandoah University Library, Winchester, VA

Frederick A. Burroughs, III, Chairman of the Board, Arlington Hospital, Arlington, VA

Morton Kesten President, Belmay, Inc., Yonkers, NY

Dr. Jerome Barron, Former Dean, George Washington University Law School, Washington, DC

Dr. Aaron Feder, Cornell University Medical School, New York, NY

Dr. Gordon Lippitt, Professor Emeritus, George Washington University School of Business, Washington, DC

Pamela Parkinson, Proceeds for portrait donated to the Easter seal Society for Disable Children & Adults Clinic, Washington, DC

The Hon. Theodore Tannewald, Chief Judge, US Tax Court, Washington, DC

Dean Mickey East, Elliot School of International Affairs, George Washington University, Washington, DC

James A. Baker, III and Robert Scott Lovett, Baker & Botts, Washington, DC

Richard Kennedy, Chairman of the Board, Arlington Hospital, Arlington, VA

Nancy Joaquim, Operatic Singer and Member of the Board, The National Endowment of the Arts, Scottsdale, AZ

14 portraits of American President from the 20th Century, The Occidental Grill, Washington, DC

Group portrait of 8 American President form Virginia, Batman Corporation, Presidents Plaza, Herndon, VA

 

LANDSCAPES

Washington Landscape, US Department of State, US Consulate, Melbourne, Australia

Fauquier County Landscape, William Hazel, Corporate Headquarters, Chantilly, VA

Potomac River Landscape, Signet Bank, Washington, DC

4 Washington Landscapes, Jenner & Block, Washington, DC

Potomac River Landscape, Liver Carr Co., Presidential Plaza Lobby, Washington, DC

Maryland Eastern Shore and Washington Landscapes, Arthur Andersen & Cr., Washington, DC

3 Washington Scenes, Manulife Real Estate of Canada, 1100 New York Avenue (historic Greyhound bus station), lobby, Washington, DC

Washington Landscape, Cushman & Wakefield, Washington, DC

Potomac River Landscape, Heidrick & Struggles, Washington, DC

Kanawha River Landscape, Charles Ryan Associates, Charleston, WV

Washington Landscape, American Bus Association, Washington, DC

4 Richmond Landscapes, Paragon Group, Paragon Place lobby, Richmond, VA

Washington Landscape, Sughrue, Mion, Zinn, MacPeak & Seas, Washington, DC

2 Washington Landscapes, Shannon & Luchs (Weichert), Corporate Headquarter, Washington, DC

Washington Landscape, Piper & Marbury, Washington, DC

Virginia Landscape, Clover Development Corp., Tysons Corner, VA

Potomac River Landscape, McGuire, Woods, Battle & Boothe, Tysons Corner, VA

Washington Landscape, Ropes & Gray, Washington, DC

Washington Landscape, Donohoe Cos., Inc., Chevy Chase Pavilion, Corporate lobby, Chevy Chase, MD

3 Washington Landscapes, Charles E. Smith Cos., Park 3 Club dining room, Crystal City, VA

Potomac River landscape, Newman & Holzinger, Washington, DC

Ancient Ruins Landscape, Oliver Carr Co., Three Ballston Plaza lobby, Arlington, VA

 

FIGURATIVE CITYSCAPES AND INTERIORS

Panoramic cityscape of Washington, DC, Jenkins & Gilchrist, Washington DC

2 Figurative cityscapes of Washington, DC, Jenner & Block, Washington, DC

Figurative Cityscape of Washington , DC, Society for Human Resource Management, Alexandria, VA

Cityscape of Dupont Circle, Washington, DC, Wheat, First Butcher & Singer, Richmond, VA

Figurative Landscape of Washington, DC, Carr Real estate Services, Co., Washington, DC

Figurative Cityscape of Old Town Alexandria, Virginia, The Peterson Companies, Fairfax, VA

Historaic Cityscape of McPherson Square, Washington, DC, Insignia/ESG, Inc., Washington, DC

Washington Cityscape, Bell Atlantic, Corporate Headquarters, Arlington, VA

Housing Construction Site, Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae), Washington, DC

Figurative Landscape of the Maryland Eastern Shore, American Association of Retired Person (AARP), Association Headquarters, Washington, DC

Washington Cityscape, United Food & Commercial Workers International Union, Washington, DC

Farragut North Metro Station Interior, Miller Cos., Washington, DC

5 Washington Cityscapes, Wiley, Rein & Fielding, Washington, DC

3 paintings of company construction projects, George Hyman Construction Co., Bethesda, MD

 

SELECT COLLECTIONS OF ORIGINAL WORKS (NON-PORTRAITURE)

American Association of Retired Person, Washington, DC

American Bus Association, Washington, Dc

American Public Transit Association, Washington, DC

Arent, Fox, Kintner, Plotkin & Kahn, Washington, DC

Arthur Andersen & Company, Washington, DC

Atlantic County Government, Atlantic City, NJ

Bell Atlantic, Arlington, VA

Oliver Carr Company, Washington, DC

Carr Real Estate Services Company, Washington, DC

Charles Ryan Associates, Charleston, WV

Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, Washington, DC

Clover Development Corporation, Washington, DC

Colton & Boykin, Washington, DC

CSX Cooperation, Richmond, VA

Cushman & Wakefield, Washington, DC

Donohoe Companies, Inc., Washington, DC

Farm Credit Administration, McLean, VA

Federal National Mortage Association, Washington DC

Gannett Corporation, Rosslyn, VA

George Hyman Construction Company, Bethesda, MD

Goldfarb, Singer & Austern, Washington, DC

William A. Hazel, Chantilly, VA

Heidrick & Struggles, Washington, DC

Insignia/ESG, Inc., Washington, DC

Jenkins & Gilchrist, Washington, DC

Jenner & Block, Washington, DC

Lane & Edson, Washington, DC

Manulife Real Estate, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

McGuire, Woods, Battle & Boothe, Alexandria & Tysons Corner, VA

Miller Companies, Washington, DC

Newman & Holzinger, Washington, DC

Paragon Group, Richmond, VA

Pettit & Martin, Washington, DC

Piper & Marbury, Washington, DC

Primark Corporation, Tysons Corner, VA

Prudential Real Estate Corporation, Washington, DC

Ropes & Gray, Washington, DC

Shannon & Luchs (Weichert), Washington, DC

Signet Bank, Washington, DC

Society for Human Resource Management

Charles E. Smith Company, Crystal City, VA

Sughrue, Mion, Zinn, MacPeak & Seas, Washington, DC

The Peterson Companies, Fairfax, VA

University of Texas Medical Center, Houston, Texas

Us Department of State, Us Consulate, Melbourne, Australia

Wheat, First, Butcher & Singer, Richmond, VA

Wiley, Rein & Fielding, Washington, DC

 

SELECT COPY COMMISSIONS

Barclay Hotel, New York, NY, four copies of 19th century American portraits by James Whistler, John Singer Sargent, Gilbert Stuart and William Merrit Chase

Bellevue Stratford Hotel, Philadelphia, Pa, Gilbert Stuart’s The Skater from the National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

Cosmos Club, Washington, DC, John Singer Sargent’ Mrs. Mathilde Townsend from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Darden Graduate School of Business Administration, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, Rembrandt Peale’s Thomas Jefferson

Empire Hotel, New York, NY, seven copies: John Singer Sargent’ Mrs. Ellen Terry as Lady MacBeth; 3 scenes of the ballet by Edgar Degas; portraits of Sarah Bernhardt and Sir Laurence Olivier; portrait of Enric Caruso from photographs

Hamden-Sydney College, Hamden-Sydney, VA, Rembrandt Peale’s William Henry Harrison from The White House collection, Washington, DC

Johns Hopkins University Hospital and Medical School, Baltimore, MD, Cecilia Beaux’s John Shaw Billings from the collection of the National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD

Monticello Estate, Home of Thomas Jefferson, Monticello, VA, Gilbert Stuart’s Edgehill portrait form the National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC; Mather Brown’s John Adams from the Boston Athenaeum and Thomas Jefferson from private collection

Montpelier Estate, home of James Madison, Montpelier, VA John Vanderlyn’s James Madison from The White House Collection, Washington, DC

Princeton University Ivy Club, Princeton, NJ, John Alexander’s Booth Tarkington from the National Portrait Gallery, Washington, DC

Saturnia, The Doral Spa, Miami, FL, Four interpretive copies from Botticelli’s Primavera and Birth of Venus

US Embassy, Paris, France, David Martin’s Benjamin Franklin from the White House Collection, Washington, DC

Watergate Hotel, Washington, DC, Pietro Annigoni’s Her Majesty queen Elizabeth II

Willard Hotel, Washington, DC, five copies of 19th century American and British paintings by John Singer Sargent, Samuel Morse, William Blakelock and Thomas Gainsborough

Cohen, Brame & Smith, Denver, Co, Charles Deas: Death Struggle from the Shelburne Museum, Shelburne, VT

Museum of Fine Arts, St. Petersburg, FL, Monet’s Church in Spring, Giverny; Cezanne’s A Corner of the Woods and Daumier’s The Print Collector

J. Carter Brown, Former Director, National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC for private collection portrait by Van de Velde for the Post Impressionism exhibit, The National Gallery of art, Washington, DC

Dr. Frederick Merkel, Chicago, IL, for private collection, Renoir’s On the Terrace from The Art Institute of Chicago

Mrs. Sandra H. Payson, Washington, DC, owner of Vincent Van Gogh’s Orchard with Peach Blossoms in Bloom from The Phillips Collection, Washington, DC

 

SELECT EXHIBITIONS

1999 National Park Service, Jackson Hove, WY, winner of the Arts for the Parks National Landscape Competition, National Touring Exhibition.

Howard/Mandville Gallery, Kirkland, WA, Paintings of the American Landscape, group exhibit

1998 The Byrne Gallery, Middleburg, VA Lightmotifs, One person landscape exhibit

Mystic Maritime Gallery, Mystic, CT, 19th Annual international Marine Art Exhibition, group exhibit

Portraits North, Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Lexington, Ma, 15th Annual Portrait Show, group exhibit

Howard/Mandville Gallery, Kirkland, WA, Paintings of the American Landscape, group exhibit

1997 Arts Club of Washington, Washington, DC, Luminous Journeys, one-person exhibit

Ballantyne & Douglass Fine Art Gallery, Cannon Beach, OR, Featured Artist, one-person exhibit

The Artists’ Museum, Washington, DC, Group Exhibition

Portraits North, Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Lexington, Ma, 14th Annual Portrait Show, group exhibit

Morgan Peyton Fine Arts, Charleston, WVA, Journeys through the Virginias, solo exhibit

Dimock Gallery, George Washington University, Washington, DC, faculty exhibit

1996 Howard/Mandville Gallery, Edmonds, WA, Painting of the American Landscape, group exhibit

Howard/Mandville Gallery, Kirkland, WA, Pleasures of the Garden, group exhibit

Portraits North, Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Lexington, MA, 13th Annual Portrait Show, group exhibit

Howard/Mandville Gallery, Edmond, WA, 2nd Annual Paintings of the American Landscape, group exhibit

Gallery 4, Alexandria, VA, Landscapes, two-person exhibit

Cudahy Gallery, Richmond, VA, 15th Anniversary Celebration, group exhibit

Charles County Community College, La Plata, MD, Landscapes, One-person e exhibit

1995 Cudahy Gallery, Richmond, VA, Landscapes, two-person exhibit

1994 Hollis Taggart Gallery, Washington, DC, Portraits, group exhibit

Montgomery County College, Rockville, MD, George Washington Faculty Exhibit

DeMatteis Gallery, Annapolis, MD, The Figure, group exhibit

Fine Arts Gallery, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, Portriature, co-curator

1993 Dimock Gallery, George Washington University, Washington, DC, faculty exhibit

1992 Fine Arts Gallery, Georgetown University, Washington, DC, faculty exhibit

Dimock Gallery, George Washington University, Washington, DC, faculty exhibit

  1. Fine Arts Gallery, Georgetown University, Washington, Dc, faculty exhibit

Dimock Gallery, George Washington University, Washington, Dc, faculty exhibit

 

SELECTED ARTICLES AND CRITIQUES

America West Airlines Magazine, featured cover artist, April 1999.

"1998 Annual art Competition-Landscape Category," The Artist’s Magazine, November 1998.

Leonore Miller, Bradley Stevens: Luminous Journeys," KOAN, KOAN Critics Roundtable, Volume VI, Number 4, December 1997

Ferdinand Protzman, "GWU Teachers Who Set a Worthy Example," The Washington Post, Style-Galleries, 8 March 1997.

Cece Bullard, "Cudahy’s Exhibit Shows Vital Middle Ground in Visual Arts," Richmond Times Dispatch, Art Review, Richmond, VA, 26 April 1996.

Cece Bullard, "Landscape Painters Take Divergent Roads," Richmond Times-Dispatch, Art Review, Richmond, VA 9 April 1995.

David Botkins, "Birthplace foundation President Applauded," The Daily News, Staunton, VA, 20 November 1993.

Sara Booth Conroy, "Face It. He Looks Better Now.," The Washington Post, Chronicles, 21 February 1993.

Whitney Wyckoff, "Painting with Precision," The Arlington Journal, 11 February 1993.

"Portrait of the Artist as a Washingtonian," The George Washington University Magazine, Special Issue, Summer 1992.