University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA, MFA-Painting, 2012
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, MA-Mathematics, 1996
University of Colorado, Denver, CO, BS-Mathematics Magna Cum Laude, 1993


Solo Exhibitions

2015 Divided Dimensions, Oakview National Bank, Marshal, VA
2014 Fragmented Reality, Blick Art Materials, Philadelphia, PA
2013 Conscious Evolution, Fisher Gallery at the Schlesinger Center, Alexandria, VA
2012 deNatured, Gallery 224 and Rosenwald Wolfe Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2010 Around and About, Pearson Square Apartments, Falls Church, VA
Variety is Spicy, Allspice Cafe, Arlington, VA
Scapes, Burke and Herbert Bank, Falls Church, VA
2009 A Look to the Future, Park Avenue Gallery, Falls Church, VA
2003 Primal Intuitions, Earth, Spin & Fire, Florence, CO


Group Shows

2017 Local Engagement: a NW POST exhibition, Awbury Arboretum, Philadelphia, PA
CFEVA-Art Party, Sonesta Hotel, Philadelphia, PA
2016 140 years of Making It, Hamilton Hall Galleries, Philadelphia, PA
TYPECAST, Hillyer Art Space, Washington, DC
2015 Featured Artist for November, Broadway Gallery, Alexandria, VA
Featured Artist for October, Broadway Gallery, Great Falls, VA
Emerging Artists Exhibition, The Drawing Room Gallery, Cos Cob, CT
2014 Within the Foreground Invitational, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Making it, Hamilton and Arronson Galleries, Philadelphia, PA
Welcome to Wonderland, artdc Gallery, Hyattsville, MD
2013 Neuro-Diversity Project, Studio 4, Old Town, Alexandria, VA
4 Equality: A Show of Pride 2013 (Benefiting Fairfax Pride),
Studio 4, Old Town, Alexandria, VA
Studio 4 Artists, Vulcan Gallery, Lorton, VA
Incarceration: Visions of Confinement,
McGuire Woods Gallery: SoloSpace, Lorton, VA
Exhibition with the Artists in Residence from the Kunstverein
Mecklenburg Inspiriert Residency,

Kunsthalle Ostseebad Kühlungsborn, Kühlungsborn, Germany
2012 All at Once, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Painting Ain’t Dead, Gallery 817, Philadelphia, PA
The Italian Way: A Response to Italian Arts & Culture,
Gallery 224, Philadelphia, PA
2011 Work in Progress, Hamilton Hall, Philadelphia, PA
2010 WIP, Rosenwald-Wolf Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2009 Artomatic 2009, Washington, DC
2008 All Media Juried Show, Falls Church Arts Gallery, Falls Church, VA
Sensazione, Awaken the Senses,
Falls Church Arts Gallery, Falls Church, VA
2007 Summer Art Market, Art Students League of Denver, Denver, CO
2004 Paint Our Town, Art Students League of Denver, Denver, CO
Artists from Artists on Santa Fe Gallery,
Group Show, Boetcher Concert Hall, Denver, CO


2014 Contemporary Artist Center at Woodside, Troy, NY, USA
Old Furnace Artist Residency, Harrisonburg, Virginia, USA
2013 Mecklenburg Inspiriert International Artist Residency, Kühlungsborn, Germany

Curatorial Experience

2015 NAWA-Florida Chapter: Looking Forward-Glancing Back, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach, FL
Oakview Bank, Marshall, VA: Attention:Intention
2011 West Collection: 6:6, Hyper-Space


Professional Affiliations
InLiquid, Philadelphia, PA


2015 SlagMag, December, 2015, Peace
Middleburg Eccentric, February 26, 2015 issue, Oak View National Bank Opens First Art Exhibit
2014 Professional Artists Magazine, August/September 2014, issue, Low-Residency MFA Programs
2013 Intercom, June 17, 2013 issue, Denise Philipbar’s Conscious Evolution Installation
Lorton Patch, Art, Arithmetic and Life: Meet Workhouse Artist Denise Philipbar
Ostsee Zeitung, Zehn Kuenstler aus fuenf Nationen stellen im Rahmen von “Mecklenburg Inspiriert” in der Kunsthalle aus
2011 West Collection: 6:6; Six Concurrent West Collection Exhibitions, Six Curatorial Teams From University of the Arts
2010 Falls Church News Press, ArtaLot Debut