B. 1977

Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY



MFA   2003   Painting    Indiana University, Bloomington, IN

BFA    2000   Painting    Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD (cum laude)



2017 Affectionate Things, The Fairmount House, Philadelphia, PA

2016 New Work, solo exhibition, Mouth Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015 2Trill, The Pit Gallery, Two person show, curated by Renée Larson, New York, NY

2014 I got a lump in my throat, Chashama, Solo Exhibition, 266 W. 37th St. New York, New York

2013 BOE Gallery, Brooklyn, New York May-June

2012 Recent Work, US Trust building, 114 47th St, New York, New York Aug-Nov

2010 Large Paintings, Louis L. Redding City/County Building, Solo Exhibition, Wilmington, DE

2008 The Swan, a Shark and the Glacier, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts,Wilmington,DE

2008 Recent Work, Fit Gallery, New Castle County, DE



2017 Winter Exhibition, 2129 Studios, Philadelphia, PA

2017 Vive Benefit, Honey Ramka, Brooklyn, NY

2017 20 x 20 x 20, Overhang Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2016 Retrospective-10th Anniv. Show, BOE gallery, curated by Sonomi Kobayashi, Brooklyn, NY

2016 Let me tell you everything, curated by Despina Konstantinides, Long Island City, NY

2016 Harold B. Lemmerman Gallery, NJCU, Jersey City, NJ

2015 ArtVenice3-The Biennial Project, Venice Biennale, Venice, Italy

2015 Paintings in Trees, The People’s Garden, Group Exhibition, Brooklyn, NY

2015 Half the people will like you, Conde Nast Building, New York, NY

2015 THEN/NOW, Noyes Museum of Art, Group Exhibition, Oceanville, NJ

2015 Open Call, BRIC Arts, Group Exhibition, New York, NY

2014 Rubelle & Norman Schafler Gallery, Group Exhibition, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY

2014 Brave New Worlds, Drawing Democracies, curated by J. Shepard, Brooklyn, NY

2014 Abbaye Saint-Magloire, Place d’Abstatt, Léhon, France

2014 Nes Foundation, Group Exhibition, Skagastrond, Iceland

2013 Loft 594 Gallery, Group Exhibition, Brooklyn, New York, October

2013 THEN/NOW, Ethan Cohen Fine Arts, Group Show, Beacon, New York, September

2013 Scope Art Fair with Chashama, 312 W. 33rd St. New York, New York, March

2013 Spring Fever, Loft 594 Gallery, curated by Margaret Coleman, Brooklyn, New York, March

2013 Real-Time, Juried Exhibition, curated by Jill Conner, 526 W. 26th St, NY,NY, February 

2012 Group pop-up show, curated by Jodie Niss, 46 Hicks St., Brooklyn, New York

2012 Love, Group show, curated by Ryan Jones, 14 Putnam Ave, Brooklyn, New York, October

2012 Scope Art Fair with Chashama, New York, New York, March

2011 Duets, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, curated by Daniel Belasco, Wilmington, DE

2011 The Chains, curated by John A Holt, Williamsburg, NY

2011 Sprung, Texas Firehouse, curated by Ave Hassinger, Queens, NY

2010 10, Juried Exhibition, curated by Juan Ortega, Brooklyn, NY

2009 Eclosion, NWAA Juried Exhibition, Wilmington, Delaware, October

2009 Crossing Lines, Juried exhibition, curated by Darsie Alexander, Delaware Center for the Contemporary Arts, Wilmington, DE

2008 Artists Ourselves, Delaware College of Art and Design, Group Exhibition, Wilmington, DE



Le Petit Bleu, “Tableaux Aériens”, Dinan, France, July 10, 2014, p. 21

Smack Mellon, “Hot Picks 2014” May, 2014


Tuuum Room, ”Featured Artist: Interview with James Lipovac”, March 18, 2014


Funnel Pages, ”Studio Visit: James Lipovac”, November 17, 2009

Art Matters, Philadelphia, PA, November 2008, p. 39

The Sunday News Journal, Wilmington, DE, Life Section, November 30, 2008

The Community News, Hockessin, DE, March 11, 2008

The Sunday News Journal, Wilmington, DE, March 9, 2008, B5

The News Journal, Wilmington DE, September 18, 2005,1D

The News Journal, Wilmington DE, October 27, 2005, 1E, 3E

Lawrence Journal-World, Lawrence, KS, Sunday, January 25, 2004, 3D, p.1-3



The Alfred and Trafford Klots International Program for Artists, Léhon, France 2014

Chashama Artist Residency, New York 2011-2016



City of Léhon, France, Léhon, France

Sprint/Nextel Corporation, Kansas City, Missouri

Vice President and Mrs. Joseph Biden, esq., Wilmington, Delaware

Delaware College of Art and Design, Wilmington, Delaware

The Conservation Fund, Dover, Delaware



2010- PresentAssociate Adjunct Professor, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, NY