BORN1950, Brooklyn, NY



      2015 "Steve Hawley-Selected Paintings" Lepore Fine Arts, Newburyport, MA

2004 "Steve Hawley-Selected Paintings" 1997-2004, Gallery Naga, Boston, MA

2002 "Steve Hawley-Flowers in February", 'The Gallery" at Frame makers, Danvers, MA

        1997 "Steve   Hawley-New Work", Roslyn Sailor Fine Arts, Margate, NJ

1993 "Steve Hawley-Recent Work", Sherry French Gallery, NYC


1989 "Steve Hawley-Paintings", Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC

1987 "Steve Hawley-Paintings", Fuji Gallery, Tokyo, Japan

          "Steve Hawley", J. Rosenthal Fine Arts, Chicago, IL


1986 "Steve Hawley", Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC

1986 "Steve Hawley", Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC

1981 "Steve Hawley-Paintings", Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC

       1978 The Shore Gallery, Boston, MA

1975 The Zarick Gallery, Farmington, CT



         2016 – 2017 "As We See It: The Collection of Gail and Ernst von Metzsch" New Britain Museum of

American Art,              New Britain, CT.


         2015 "Photorealism: The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Collection" New Orleans Museum of Art, New

Orleans, MS

         2015 "Fatal Attraction" Piotr Uklanski selects from the Met collection, the Metropolitan Museum of Art,


         2014 "Contemporary Realism" NY Project 3W 57 NYC, New York.

         2013 "Figurative Group Show" Cavalier Gallery, Greenwich CT.

         2013 "Premier Group Show" NY Project 3W 57, NYC, New York.

         2009 "Modern & Contemporary Masters" Cavalier Gallery, Nantucket MA.

         2008 “Objects of Affection; New Still Life Paintings", Cavalier Gallery, Greenwich, CT.

        2005 " The Figure in American Painting and Drawing 1985 - 2005", Ogunquit MuseumAmerican Art,  

Ogunquit ME.

        2005 "Western Biennale of Art", John Natsoulas Centre for the Arts, Davis, CA

        2004 "Landscapes Seen and Imagined: Sense of Place, Part II", DE Cordova Museum, Lincoln, MA

        2003 "Small Works Holiday Exhibition", Tree's Place Gallery, Orleans, MA

2003 "The Fire", Sherry French Gallery, NYC

2002 "Imaginative Realism", Tree's Place Gallery, Orleans, MA

2002 "Flowers in February", Sherry French Gallery, NYC

2001 "Painting from Life: The Human Figure", Tree's Place Gallery, Orleans, MA

2001 "Flowers in February", Sherry French Gallery, NYC

2001 "Painting=Poetry= picturapoetry", Sherry French Gallery, NYC

2000 "Flowers in February", Sherry French Gallery, NYC

1999-2000 "Religion Art: 2000+", Sherry French Gallery, NYC Riddenhof Martin Gallery, Mary    

Washington College, Virginia

1999-2000 "Small Sizes: Precious Pieces", MAC Galleries, Manhattan Athletic Club, NYC

1999"Small Sizes: Precious Pieces", Sherry French Gallery, NYC

1999 "Realism x 3", The Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME

1998 "Inaugural Show", Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

1998 "Art Invitational Northshore Connections", Wenham Museum, Wenham, MA

1997 "Realism in 20th Century American Painting", OgunquitMuesum of American Art, Ogunquit, ME

1997 "Steve Hawley", Roslyn Sailor Fine Arts, Palm Beach, FL

1995 "New Looks", Forum Gallery, NYC

1995 "Steve Hawley", Elliot Smith Contemporary Art Gallery, St. Louis, MO

1995 "Flowers in February", Sherry French Gallery, NYC

1994 "Art of the Twentieth Century: Selections from the Permanent Collection", the Hyde Museum, Glen Falls, NY

1993 "Flowers in February", Sherry French Gallery, NYC

1992 "The New Whitney Dissenters", Sherry French Gallery, NYC; Anchorage

               Museum of History and Art, Alaska

Rockford College of Art Gallery, Illinois Fitchburg Art Museum, Massachusetts

  1991 "To Grant, or Not to Grant", Sherry French Gallery, N YC

    "The EternalMale: Ares and Pluto", Sherry FrenchGallery, NYC

   "The Mind's Eye-Fantasy, Dream, Imagination", The Fitchbu rg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA

   "Inaugural Exhibition: Gallery and Invited Artists", Sherry French Gallery, NYC

   "Ninth Annual Salon Show", Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

    "165 Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Paints, Sculpture, Graphic Arts, and Watercolors",  

              NationalAcademyof Design, NYC

    "OnPaper", HokinKaufmanGallery, Chicago, IL

   "Gallery Artists-Group Exhibition, Paintings, Drawings, & Sculptures", Alexander F. Milliken Inc.,


  1990   Chicago InternationalArt Exposition,Chicago, I L

    "Gallery Artist-Group Exhibition", "Interpreting the Figure", Alexander F. Milli ken Inc., New York,











  1989 Chicago International Art Exposition, Chicago, IL

          "MonocularVision", FitchburgMuseum,  Fitchburg, MA


 1988-89 "CollectorsShow", ArkansasArt Center, LittleRock,  AR


 1988 "Drawings-A Group Exhibition", Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC        

  "Summer Exhibition" - Gallery Artists, Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC

 "Summer Group Exhibition": Works on Paper, J. Rosenthal Fine Arts, Chicago, IL

              "Some Fish", Arden Gallery, Boston, MA

 Fall Exhibition - Gallery Artists, Alexander F. Milliken I nc., NYC


  1987"Art onPaper", AlexanderF. MillikenInc., NYC

"Fish. A Group Exhibition", Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC

"Teacher's Pets," Exhibition for Henry Schwartz's 60th Birthday, Newton Arts Center, Newton,



  1986 "Group Exhibition", Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC

   "Erotica Two", Brenda Kroos Gallery, Columbus, OH

   "Group Exhibition", Galerie 99, Bay Harbor, FL

  "Delicious DrawingsandWorks onPaper",  Schmidt-BinghamGallery, NYC


     1985"TheRecognizableImage"; SixteenContemporaryRealists,  The Bruce Museum, Greenwich,


"Works on Paper", AlexanderF. MillikenI nc., NYC

Summer Group - Gallery Artists, Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC


  1983 "Realism", Alexander F. Milliken Inc., NYC

The ButlerInstitute of Art 47th NationalAnnualMid-YearShow, Youngstown,  OH

"A Celebration of Representational Art", Springville Museum of Art 59th Annual National April Salon, Springville, UT

  1982"46th AnnualMid-YearShow", TheButlerInstitute of AmericanArt, Youngstown, OH

"Small Paintings of the New Britain Museum of Art", Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts 72nd Year Exhibition,  NewBritain, CT

"An Appreciation of Realism", Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, NY

Texas Fine Arts Association '82 Annual National Exhibition at Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, 


    1981 "Gallery Artists", Alexander F. Mil liken Inc., NYC


  1980"InvitationalGroupShow", Gallery Naga,  Boston, MA

69th Annual Exhibition, The Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, WadsworthAntheneum,  Hartford, CT

"Summer Exhibition", The New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT

 "36th Annual Painting Competition", The Abilene Fine Arts Museum, Abilene, TX

 "Marietta National" 13th Ann ual National Painting and Sculpture Exhibition, Marietta, OH

Texas Fine Arts Association 1980 Annual Exhibition, Laguna Gloria Art Museum, Austin, TX


  1979"TheMarietta National"  12th Annual NationalPaintingandSculpture Exhibition,

Marietta, OH

"43rdNationalAnnualMid-YearShow", ButlerInstitute of AmericanArt,  Youngstown, OH

     1978 "68th AnnualExhibition", The Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Hartford, CT

The Chautauq ua Exhibition of American Art 21st National Juried Show, Chautauqua Institution, Chautauq ua, NY

Berkshire Arts Association 27th Ann ual Fall Exhibition, The Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA

 "65thAnnualExhibition", The NationalAcademy,  GalleriesAlliedArtists of America, NYC


    1977 The Steven Straw Gallery, Newburyport, MA 1975

                        Related DesignInc., NYC

The Allen Rubiner Gallery, Detroit, MI

The Zarick Gallery,  Farmington,  CT

The AllenRubinerGallery, Detroit, MI

TheStevenStraw Gallery, Newburyport,  MA

The Addison Gallery of American Art, Andover, MA


     1974The Zarick Gallery, Farmington,  CT


     1973School of the Museumof Fine Arts,  Boston,  MA




Boise Art Museum, Boise, lD

Ogunquit Museum of Art, Ogunquit, ME Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME

MetropolitanMuseumof Art, NYC

Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Washington, DC

BrooklynMuseum,  Brooklyn, NY

Hunter Museum of Art, Chattanooga, TN

 Hyde Collection,  Glens Falls,  NY

De Cordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA

The ArkansasArt Center, Little Rock,  AR

BostonUniversity, Boston, MA

Christ Church Cathedral, St. Louis, MO

Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA



E.F. Hutton & Co, NYC

First National Bank of Boston, Boston, MA

         Ingles Mettler Design, Detroit, MI

        Manufacturer'sBank,  Detroit, MI

Monument Federal Savings & Loan, Pepperell and Acton, MA

Palmer Dodge, Inc., Boston, MA

Peabody, Brown, Rowley and Story, Inc., Boston, MA

         Steelcase Corporation, NYC

Stephens Inc., Little Rock, AR

The Frehauf Corporation, Detroit, MI

The Tomasso Company, New Britain, CT





1990   Finalist, Massachusetts Artists’ Foundation

1978   Alternate Fulbright-Hays Full Grant in Painting, Italy

1976   Individual Artist Grant, Massachusetts Arts and Humanities Foundation

1972-73   School of the Museum of Fine Arts Scholars ip, Boston, MA

1971-72   School of the Museum of Fine Arts Scholarship, Boston, MA

1970-71            Resident Artist Grant, the Master School, Simsbury, CT





1987          Visiting Artist, The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine

                                                                             Arts, Philadel phia, PA

1973-74     Associate Instructor in Painting, Tufts University, Medford, MA 1974                Visiting Faculty, Tufts University, Medford, MA

1973          Visiting Faculty, Tufts University, Medford, MA

           1972-73       Associate Instructor, The School of the Museum of Fine Arts,

                                    Boston, MA




1972     Diploma, 4th Year, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1973     Graduate Diploma, 5th Year, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA





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Whitbeck, Doris, "Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts Thinks Small in New Britain Show", Hartford Courant, April14, 1982

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