Beth Ganz was born in Jersey City, New Jersey. She received her BFA from Pratt Institute where she graduated with honors. For over 35 years, she has lived and worked in New York City. Her practice incorporates painting, printmaking, photography and collage. She is a long time member of the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts and is an instructor at Manhattan Graphics Center where she teaches photogravure and other intaglio methods.

Ganz is represented by CYNTHIA-REEVES in New York City and New England. Solo shows in New York City include Geothermal Topographies at CYNTHIA-REEVES and High Latitude at AFP Gallery. Her work has been included in many two person and group shows nationally and internationally. She is well represented in many private, museum and corporate collections including; The Hofstra Museum, New York Historical Society, New York Public Library Prints Collection, Library of Congress, US Department of State Art Bank, World Trade Center Memorial Museum, Johnson and Johnson, Legg Mason, Squib Corporation and Tommy Hilfiger Corporation, among others. 

Beth Ganz : Atlas Project Catalogue PDF

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EDUCATION

National Academy, New York City, NY - Painting and Drawing 1982-85

Pratt Institute, New York City, NY - Bachelor of Fine Arts 1967- 1972

 

SELECTED SOLO and TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

ATLAS PROJECT CONTINUED:  CYNTHIA-REEVES Gallery, Walpole, NH, June 17 - July 22, 2017

BETH GANZ:  ATLAS PROJECT,  CYNTHIA-REEVES Gallery at Mass MoCA, North Adams, MA, April 1 - May 27, 2017

UP CLOSE AND FAR AWAY, Grids and Toiles, Beth Ganz at Wave Hill House, Wave Hill Arts Foundation, Bronx, New York, July 2017 - December 2017

BETH GANZ, GRIDS: NEW PAINTING AND PRINTS, CYNTHIA-REEVES, The Barn, Walpole, NH, 2015

BETH GANZ AND JERRY EISENBERG, Spheris Gallery, Hanover, NH, 2010

BETH GANZ AND JAEHYO LEE, Spheris Gallery, Hanover, NH, 2009

GEOTHERMAL TOPOGRAPHIES, Reeves Contemporary, New York City, NY, 2007

BETH GANZ, Spheris Gallery, Hanover, NH, 2007

HIGH LATITUDE, AFP Gallery, New York City, NY, 2006

RECENT WORK: PHOTOGRAVURE AND COLLAGE, Manhattan Graphic Center, New York City, NY, 2004

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

ICELAND-MANHATTAN GRAPHICS CENTER , Icelandic Printmaking Association (Islensk Grafik), Reykjavik, Iceland, November 2016

MANHATTAN GRAPHICS CENTER FACULTY SHOW, MGC Gallery, New York, New York, September 2016

SMALL WORKS, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts Gallery, New York City, February 18 - April 15, 2016

PHOTOGRAVURE AT MANHATTAN GRAPHICS CENTER, New York City, March 1 - March 30, 2016

CELEBRATING PRINT 2015, BNH Gallery, Dec 7 - Jan 13, 2016

ART MIAMI, Cynthia-Reeves Projects, Miami, FL, Dec 3-6, 2015

ENCHANTED LANDSCAPES, German Romantic and Contemporary Prints, curated by Rebecca Michelman, The Curator Gallery, New York City, NY, Oct 22- Dec 12, 2015

AND SO IT GROWS, MGC Gallery, New York City, NY, 2015

HILTON HEAD HEALTH, Hilton Head, SC, 2014

BIG PICTURE SHOW, 1285 Avenue of the Americas Gallery, UBS/ICPNY, New York City, NY, 2014

GRAVURE CONTEMPORAINE, Gallerie Brun L'Eglise, Paris, France, 2014

UNBOUNDED, HOLLAR Gallery, Prague, Czech Republic, 2013

ART SOUTHAMPTON, Cynthia-Reeves Booth, South Hampton, NY, 2013

WORKING IT OUT, The Painting Center, New York City, NY, 2013

CONNECTIVITY, McColl Center, Charlotte, NC, 2013

NEW DELHI/NEW YORK, 4 ARTISTS from New York, Delhi, India, 2013

INSTRUCTORS AT MANHATTAN GRAPHICS CENTER, New York City, NY, 2012

CONFRENCE OF THE BIRDS, Mana Contemporary, Newark, NJ, 2012

NEW PRINTS – WINTER, IPCNY, New York City, NY, 2012

MULTIPLE ENCOUNTERS 2, Lalit Kala Akademi, Delhi, India, 2012

ART MIAMI, CYNTHIA-REEVES PROJECTS, 2011

THINK, Boston Printmakers, Boston, MA, 2011

9/11, The Siren’s Song Gallery, Greenport, NY, 2011

9/11 PORTFOLIO, Prints from Manhattan Graphics Center, Otterbein University Gallery, Westerville, OH, 2011

SAN FRANSISCO ART MART, Cynthia-Reeves Projects, 2011

GROUNDWORK, Storefront Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, 2011

SELECTED ARTIST - EFA STUDIOS, Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, New York City, NY, 2010

THINK, Boston Printmakers Members Show, Zullo Gallery, Medfield, MA, 2010

OUT OF THE DARK, Manhattan Graphics Center Project Space, New York City, NY, 2010

SLOW NEWS INTERNATIONAL, The ARTS at Mark’s Garage, Honolulu, HI, 2009

WORKS ON PAPER, Park Avenue Armory, New York City, NY, 2009

IN THE ABSENCE, Spheris Gallery, Hanover, NH, 2009

SELECTED WORK, Grafisch Atelier Daglicht, Eindhoven, Holland, 2009

52ND ANNUAL HUNTERDON ART MUSEUM PRINT EXHIBITION, Hunterdon, NJ, 2008

GREAT RIVERS ARTS FACULTY, Spheris Gallery, Hanover, NH, 2008

SUMMER SHOW, Amy Simon Fine Art, Westport, CT, 2007

NEW PRINTS/WINTER, International Print Center New York, New York City, NY, 2006

50TH ANNUAL NATIONAL PRINT EXHIBITION, Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ, 2006

THE NEW LANDSCAPE: ALTERNATIVE APPROACHES, Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, MA, 2006

49TH ANNUAL HUNTERDON ART MUSEUM PRINT EXHIBITION, Clinton, NJ, 2005

BOSTON PRINTMAKERS NORTH AMERICAN PRINT BIENNIAL, Boston, MA, 2005

NEW PRINTS/SPRING 2005, International Print Center New York, New York City, NY, 2005

48TH ANNUAL HUNTERDON ART MUSEUM PRINT EXHIBITION, Clinton, NJ, 2004

TIME REMEMBERED/TIME PAST, Boston Printmakers, Duxbury, MA, 2004

MULTIPLE ENCOUNTERS, Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi, India, 2004

9 /11 PORTFOLIO, New York Historical Society, New York City, NY, 2003

REACTIONS, Exit Art, New York City, NY, 2002

REACTIONS, WITNESS AND RESPONSE, Library of Congress, Washington, DC, 2002

LIFE OF THE CITY, Museum of Modern Art, New York City, NY, 2002

PRINTS FROM MANHATTAN GRAPHICS CENTER, Sandomierz, Poland, Budapest, Hungary, Kiev, Ukraine, 2002

NEW YORK CITY WORKSHOPS, New York Society of Etchers, New York City, NY, 2002

SEPTEMBER 11, Memorial Portfolio, Manhattan Graphics Center, New York City, NY, 2002

RECENT ACQUISITIONS, The Library of Congress, Washington, DC, 2002

CONTEMPORARY PRINTS, St. John’s University, New York City, NY, 2002

BHARAT BHAUVAN INTERNATIONAL BIENNIAL OF PRINT ART, Bhopal Arts Center, India, 2001

THE HUDSON RIVER PROJECT, Hudson River Gallery, Dobbs Ferry, NY, 2001

29 GRAFIKOW, Z Manhattan Graphics Center New York, Wojska Polskiego, Poland, 2001

29 GRAVURES NEW YORKAIS À PARIS, Gallerie Delta, Paris, France, 2001

31 PRINTS BY ARTISTS OF MGC, Russell-Cotes Museum, Bournemouth, England, 2001

 

PRESS

Upcoming - Profile of an Artist - Beth Ganz, October 2017, Journal of the Print World, Vol. 40, #4

New Prints. Atlas Project. Journal of the Print World, July 2017 Vol. 40, #3

Critics Picks from the Boston Globe  "The Ticket: Music, Theater, Dance, Art and more" May 4, 2017

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts Studios, 2014

Johnson and Johnson Purchase Prize, 49th Annual National Print Exhibition, 2005

Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, NJ, 2005

Juror’s Award, Prints USA 1999, Springfield Art Museum, Springfield, MO, 1999

Honorable Mention, 37th Annual National Print Exhibition, Hunterdon Art Center, Clinton, NJ, 1993

Juror’s Award, Small Impressions 1992, Printmaking Council of New Jersey, 1992

 

COLLECTIONS

NYU/Langone, New York, NY

Gabellini Sheppard Associates LLP, New York City, NY

Evelyn Lauder Breast Center at SKMCC, New York City, NY

Duke Energy, Charlotte, NC

Legg Mason Management Corporation

Dorchester Group, Hotel Bel-Air, Los Angeles, CA

US Department of State, Art Bank Program, Washington, DC

New York Historical Society, New York City, NY

Library of Congress, Washington, DC

New York Public Library Prints Collection, New York City, NY

Hofstra Museum, Hofstra University, Hempstead, NY

Squib Corporation Collection, NJ

Tommy Hilfiger Corporate Collection, New York City, NY

Johnson and Johnson Corporate Collection, New Brunswick, NJ

United States Embassy Permanent Collection, Tbillsi, Georgia

Permanent Collection of the US Consulate, Cape Town, South Africa

World Trade Center Memorial Museum, New York City, NY

Universal Studios, Los Angeles, CA

Private Collections

 

REPRESENTATION

Cynthia-Reeves Projects, New York City, NY

Gottheiner Contemporary Art, St. Louis, MO