Exhibitions

SOLO EXHIBITIONS & SITE-SPECIFIC INSTALLATIONS


2017   

Sound as Shape, (workshop and Exhibition) School of Architecture and Design, Lebanese American University, Beirut, Lebanon. 

2014
Artists of a Certain Age, (curator) Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, Philadelphia, PA
2012-2014
Unfrozen in Time: Collective Voices of North American Hall, (sound installation) Academy of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, PA
2012
Many Things are Moved by Shovels, 9 Exhibition, Central Academy Fine Art Museum, Beijing, China
2011
Senior Artists Initiative Fifth Biennial Exhibition, Pearlstein Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2010-11 Westphal College Faculty Exhibition, Drexel Gallery at 3401, Philadelphia, PA
2007
Many Things Are Moved By Shovels, FUEL Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2005
Armchair Folly, Burlington County College Sculpture Garden, Pemberton NJ
Fowl / Slop / Hide, Art in City Hall, Philadelphia, PA
2004

Shit / Snow / Sand, Highwire Gallery, and Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
Altered Landscapes:  Paintings by Lydia Hunn, Cosmopolitan Club, Philadelphia, PA
Dawn Chair, Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, Philadelphia, PA
Armchair Folly, Gallery Joe Bird Park, Philadelphia, PA
2003
Encompassing Woods, Schuylkill Center for Environmental Education, Philadelphia, PA
1998
Lydia Hunn: New Paintings, Design Arts Gallery, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
1996
Lydia Hunn: Paintings & Prints, Rosemont College Gallery, Rosemont, PA
1996 Beaux Arts Ball Ceiling, Naval Business Center, (Foundation Architecture) Philadelphia, PA
1995
East Meets West / Crossroads,  Beaux Arts Ball, King of Prussia, PA
1994
Lydia Hunn: Works on Paper, Thos. Moser Cabinetmakers, Phila., PA
In and Out of the Landscape, curator Harry Anderson, Penn State University, Reading, PA

Destination: Art, Institute of Contemporary Art Fundraiser, Pennsylvania Convention Center, PA
1992
Millennium Predella, Humanities Gallery, Penn State Harrisburg, Middletown, PA
Out of Tradition, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA
1991
Biennial 91, juror Lucy Lippard, Delaware Art Museum, Wilmington, DE
The Other Landscape, Chester Springs Studio, Chester Springs, PA
1990
Out of the Woods, Fairmount Park Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
3 Artists, Design Arts Gallery, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
Art Furniture/Furniture Art, Delaware Center Contemporary Art, Wilmington, DE
Lydia Hunn, McKinney Gallery, West Chester Univerity, West Chester, PA
1988
10 X 12: A Decade of Fleisher Challenge Artists, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
1985
con-struct-ures-85, curator Margo DeWit, Reading Public Museum, Reading, PA
1984
Made in Philadelphia 6, curator Ned Rifkin, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
1983
Women I Have Known, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
Leaf Piece, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Home Delivery, Project Studios,  Institute for Art and Urban Resources, Long Island City, NY
1982
Women, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1981
Self Portrait, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
Home Delivery, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1980
Hard-Soft, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
House Trap, Printmaking Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Toaster Grove, Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, PA
1979
My Father's Hats, Green Federal Courthouse, Philadelphia, PA
Tree House, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Challenge Exhibition, jurors Ruth Fine, Phillips Simkin, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
Domestic Camping, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1978
Liquid Centers, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1976
Lydia Hunn, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA


SELECTED  GROUP EXHIBITIONS & INSTALLATIONS


2017

Grass Roots, juried by Deb Flagel and Pamela Callahan, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL 

Small Sculpture, juror Leslie Kaufman, Art in City Hall, Phila., PA  

2016

Art & Art History at Drexel Washington DC Center, Washington, DC

My Philadelphia Story, Philadelphia International Airport, Phila., PA  

The Woodmere Annual: The Condition of Place, juror Odili Donald Odita, Woodmere Art Museum,  Philadelphia, PA

2015   

A Print In Time, juror Amze Emmons, Art in City Hall, Philadelphia, PA 

Instashow, Silicon Fine Art Prints, Philadelphia, PA  

2014
Drawing Strength, Curators RJ Thornburg & Leslie Matthews, bahdeebahdu, Philadelphia, PA
2013
Well Hung: The Print Center Annual Auction, Philadelphia, PA
Of the Land , Juror Heidi Norton, Woman Made Gallery, Chicago, IL
17 Women, Curator Anne Minich, Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral Philadelphia, PA
2012
9 Exhibition, Central Academy Fine Art Museum, Beijing, China
2011
Here & There / Now & Then, curator Jeff Thomas, Highwire Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Close at Hand: Philadelphia Artists from the Permanent Collection, curator Ruth Fine & others, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
2010
Dysfunctional Furniture, Juror Jack Laramore, Art Gallery at City Hall, Philadelphia, PA
Penn Design Alumni Association Exhibit, in conjunction with the Philagrafika
2010 International Festival, Bahdeebahdu Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
The 47th SPE Conference & Silicon Gallery Photography Contest, Silicon Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2009
Out of the Blue, Community Education Center, Philadelphia, PA
The Green Exhibition, Art in City Hall, City Hall, Philadelphia, PA
Art in Small Packages: Miniature Artist Books from America, "Museum Center", Baku, Azerbaijan
2008
4x6, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
Out of the Blue, Community Education Center, Philadelphia, PA

Photography Out of the Blue, Photo West Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

Take Issue, Philadelphia Sculptors, Washington Square, Washington, DC
2006
100 x 100, School of Design, University of Pennsylvania, Phila., PA
Fourth International Artist's Book Exhibition 2006, Csók István Gallery and City Gallery Deák Collection, Székesfehérvár, Hungary
2005
Futurama: 90 Years and Beyond, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
Art Full Text, Art in City Hall, curator Cavin Jones, Philadelphia, PA
Honoring the Book: American Artists from the First International Biennale for the Artist’s Book, Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Egypt, 2004, Borowsky Gallery, Gershman Y, Philadelphia, PA
The What Show, Highwire Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2004
International Artists’ Book Biennale, Bibliotheca Alexandrina, Alexandria, Egypt
Back to the Front, Jurors Judith Stein & David Slovic, Slought Foundation, Philadelphia, PA
The Shovel Show, Highwire Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2002
Luminaries, The Galleries at Moore, Philadelphia, PA
Inaugural Exhibition, Cobbs Creek Environmental Education Center, Philadelphia, PA
2001
Art Works / Water Works: Backwash, Rue de Blue Gallery, Phila., PA
2000
Art Works / Water Works, Liberty Place Rotunda, Philadelphia, PA
Allentown Art Museum's 27th Juried Show, Allentown, PA
1998
20 x 12: A Generation of Challenge Artists, Fleisher Art Memorial, Philadelphia, PA
Post Pennism, Meyerson Hall Galleries, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
1997
Alumni In Print, Dorrance Hamilton Hall, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Nexus Is 21, Foundation For Today's Art, Nexus Gallery, Phila.,, PA
1996
1996 International Exhibition, juror Peter Frank, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA
1996 Pacific States Biennial National Print Exhibition, University of Hawaii at Hilo, Hilo, Hawaii
1996 Stockton National Print & Drawing Exhibition,  Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA
The Power of Paper, Main Line Art Center, Haverford, PA
1995
Philadelphia Prints USA (International Exhibition Exchange),  Museum of Foreign Art, Riga, Lithuania (Riga Gallery in the Artists' Union, Latvia and ARKA Gallery, Vilnius, Lithuania), (1996) Bulgaria, Latvia and Estonia.
1994
Davidson National Contemporary Print Exhibition, Elon College, NC
Unique Books, Nexus Gallery / Foundation for Today's Art, Phila., PA
Flower Power / Floral and Plant Imagery by Philadelphia-Area Artists, Philadelphia Office for Arts & Culture, Art in City Hall, Phila., PA
1993
Beyond Scissors & Paste: Collage Today, The Gallery at Continental Bank,  Philadelphia, PA
Second Annual MFA Exhibition, Myerson Hall Galleries, University of Pennsylvania, Phila., PA
Artstravaganza: Arts Festival, Waterhouse Pavilion, Chattanooga, TN
Painting & Sculpture Exhibition, Main Line Center for the Arts, Haverford, PA
1992
Interactions: Blurring the Lines Between Furniture, Sculpture and Installation, Nexus Foundation for Today's Art, Philadelphia, PA
First Annual MFA Alumni Exhibit, University of Pennsylvania, Phila., PA
Pertaining to Philadelphia: Contemporary Acquisitions, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Phila., PA
1992 Works on Paper, Beaver College Art Gallery, Glenside, PA
1991
Philadelphia Juvenilia: The Art of Future Past, curator Richard Torchia, Levy Gallery for the Arts in Philadelphia, Moore College of Art, Phila., PA
The Philadelphia Group, Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts and Sciences, Loveladies, NJ
Found Paintings & Drawings, curator Eric Heist and Linh Dinh, Momenta, Philadelphia, PA
1990
Alternative Situations for Contemporary Printmaking: 65th Annual Competition, juror Michael Mazur, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA
Penn Prints: 30 Years of Printmaking at the University of Pennsylvania, Ross Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Let's Play House, curator Ruth Fine, Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Small Paintings, juror Jan Howard, Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ
1990 Works on Paper Exhibition, juror Roberta Smith, Beaver College Art Gallery, Glenside, PA
The Small Painting, juror Sidney Goodman, Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA
1989

Works on Paper, juror Ned Rifkin, Beaver College Gallery, Glenside, PA
1988
New Acquisitions, Dorrance Galleries, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Works on Paper, juror Judith Tannenbaum, Perkins Center for the Arts, Moorestown, NJ
1987
Artist Proof, Haviland Strickland Gallery, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Windows, Tables and Doors, The Fabric Workshop and Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Art Fighting Aids, Port of History Museum, Philadelphia, PA
1986
The Self Portrait, Art in City Hall, Philadelphia, PA
Toys and Ornaments, McNeil Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Painting and Sculpture Now: A Celebration of Pennsylvania's Artists, curator Libby Newman, Governor's Residence, Harrisburg, PA
Philadelphia Artists, Director's Corridor, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, PA.
1984
Sculptural Ideas, curator Marcia Moss, Lehigh University Art Galleries, Bethlehem, PA; Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
Group Show, Paul Cava Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
New Directions, curator Libby Newman, Governor's Residence, Harrisburg, PA
Art Quest, curator Ned Rifkin, New Museum, New York, NY
1983
Works on Paper, Matthews Hamilton Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Five Years of Fleisher Challenge Exhibitions, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
Sculpture Penn's Landing, juror Grace Glueck, Port of History Museum, Philadelphia, PA
Connections, curator Janet Kardon, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA
Nexus Retrospective, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Sophia's House, Morris Gallery, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
1982

Second Annual Artists' Books Exhibition, Kathryn Markel Gallery, New York, NY
Philadelphia Books 1982, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Sculpture 300 / Tricentennial, jurors Nancy Graves, Isaac Witkin, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
1981
Art Materialized: Selections from the Fabric Workshop, curator Michael Quigley, New Gallery for Contemporary Art, Cleveland, OH; Gibbs Art Gallery, Charleston, SC; Hudson  River Museum, Yonkers, NY; U.S.F. Art Galleries, University of South Florida, Tampa, FL; Art Museum and Galleries, California State University, Long Beach, CA; Alberta College of Art Gallery, Calgary, Alberta, Canada; Pensacola Museum of Art, Pensacola, FL
Words and Images: Artists' Book Exhibition, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Phila., PA; Southern Alleghenies Museum of Art, Loretta, PA; Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, PA
1980
Opens Friday, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA
Art in Alternative Spaces, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

The Reading Room, An Exhibition of Artist's Books, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1979
Philadelphia Artists Today, Touchstone Gallery, New York, NY
Nexus in Texas, 500 Exposition Gallery, Dallas, TX
800 Miles From Home, Name Gallery, Chicago, IL
Artists of the Art Alliance, jurors Ann D'Harnoncourt, Patterson Sims, Philadelphia Art Alliance,
Philadelphia, PA; Glassboro State College, Glassboro, NJ
Print Club 55th Annual Philadelphia Competition, jurors Richard Field, Kathryn Markel, Ray Metzker, Philadelphia, PA
1978
Peep Show, Fourteen Sculptors, New York, NY
Nexus, A.C.T. Gallery, Toronto, Canada
1977
Nexus at the Art Alliance, Philadelphia Art Alliance, Philadelphia, PA
Artists' Sketchbooks: 1, curator Janet Kardon, University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA
Avant-Garde Food Sale, Institute of Contemporary Art, Phila., PA
1975
Group Show, Nexus Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
1973
Artists' Books, curator Diane Perry Vanderlip, Moore College of Art, Philadelphia, PA; Pratt Graphics Center, New York, NY; University Museum, Berkeley, CA
1971
Direction '71, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, PA