Dorothy Englander lives and works in Albany, NY. Ms Englander has shown regionally and nationally for more than three decades. Her art is in many public, corporate, and private collections, including the Albany Institute of History and Art, the Hyde Collection,The University at Albany, and the collection of the New York State Comptroller.
She has been awarded best of show, purchase, and jurors’ awards, and has had fellowships at the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation in Taos, NM, the Vermont Studio Center, and the ContemporaryArtists Center in North Adams, MA. She has taught drawing and painting at Sage Colleges, the University at Albany, the Albany Institute of History and Art, the Arts Center of the Capital Region, and to private students.
Ms Englander’s work is published in Dreams 1900-2000: Science, Art, and the Unconscious Mind. Her images have been used on book and magazine covers for Demeter Press, Montreal. She works in a variety of mediums, including collage, oil, watercolor, ink drawing and monotype.
Her imaginative and whimsical works have included both realism and abstraction. Paintings and drawings reference her garden and landscapes based on her experiences in New Mexico, the Caribbean, and Gloucester MA, as well as micro-biological and nature-based imagery. Recent work features abstract collages and oil paintings.