About me

EDUCATION

2000      M.F.A., Boston University, Boston, MA

1995      B.F.A., Art Institute of Southern California,
              Laguna Beach, CA

1989      Konstverkskolan, University of Stockholm, Sweden


TEACHING

2013             Summer Workshop, Truro Center for the Arts
                     at Castle Hill, Truro, MA

2003-2004     Teaching Associate, Boston University, Boston, MA

2001-2004     Adjunct Professor, Art Institute of Boston,
                       Lesley University, Boston, MA

1998-2000     Teaching Assistant, Boston University, Boston, MA


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012       William Scott Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2011       William Scott Gallery, Boston, MA

2010       William Scott Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2009       William Scott Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2008       William Scott Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2007       Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA

2006       William-Scott Galleries, Provincetown, MA

2005       William-Scott Galleries, Provincetown, MA

2004       William-Scott Galleries, Provincetown, MA

               South Side Gallery, Oxford, MI

               Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA

2003       Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

2002       Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

               William-Scott Galleries, Provincetown, MA

2001       Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA

               Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA, “Paintings”

               William-Scott Galleries, Provincetown, MA, “Ordinary”

2000       William-Scott Galleries, Provincetown, MA, “New Works”

1999       Peter Blake Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA, “Paintings”

               William-Scott Gallery, Provincetown, MA, “Will-O-The-Wisp”

               Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA, “Solitary Figures”

1998       William-Scott Galleries, Provincetown, MA,
               “Telling You Stories”

1997       Sopvarhuset, Stockholm, Sweden, “New Work”

1996       William-Scott Galleries, Boston, MA, “Go Figure”

               Kulturestationen, Stockholm, Sweden,
               “Go Figure Stockholm”


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012       "Images from North Mayo"
               Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Ballycastle, Ireland

2003       Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA “Summer Salon”

2002       Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA “Winter Salon”

2000       Sherman Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA,
               “Bon á Tirer”

1999       808 Gallery, Boston University, Boston, MA,
               “Graduate Show”

1998       Boston University Gallery, Boston, MA, “Social Insecurity”
               Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA, “At the Beach”

1997       Art Institute of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA
               “A.I.S.C. Invitational Alumni Exhibition”

1995       Riverside Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA, “Angeli”


FELLOWSHIP

2011       Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Co. Mayo, Ireland


AWARDS

1999-2000       Dean’s Scholar Award, Boston University, Boston, MA

1998-1999       Constantin Alajalov Award


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2007        “She’s A People Person”  The Boston Globe Sidekick
                (March 23, 2007)

               “The Sanctity of Daily Life” American Art Collector
                (April 2007)

2004        “Inspired by snapshots, painter tells stories of regular
                folks” By Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, April 16th 2004

2002        “Daphne Confar” New American Paintings, (February 2002)

1999        Mark Staff Brandl, “Daphne Confar at Pepper”

                Art in America, (June 1999), p. 126. 

                Cate McQuaid, “Compassionate portraits; fruit with all their
                foibles” The Boston Globe, (February 4, 1999)

1997        Lee Elliot, “Confar’s art is a delightful discovery”
                Provincetown Banner, (August 7, 1997), p. 31

                Christopher Muther, “Artist captures the character inside
                 us all” South End News, (July 10, 1997), p. 13

                Christopher Millis,  “Confar’s small portraits are big in
                personality” South End News, (April 17, 1997), p. 18

1996         Feature in Home Design
                 Los Angeles Times, (January 20, 1996)

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