David E. Francis, PSA-MP, IAPS-MC

 15 Kvale Lane

Hudson Falls, NY 12801
518-747-6844

 

[email protected]       www.defrancispastels.com

 

Sep 2014     Received Master Pastelist Designation with Pastel Society of America
Jun 2010     Elected to the Oak Room Artists Group
Nov 2005     Selected to join the Guild of Adirondack Artist

Sep 2003     Elected a Signature Member of the Pastel Society of America.

 

 

National Juried Shows:
2015-Pastel Society of New Hampshire National Exhibition "It's Pastel", Portsmouth, NH
2015-IAPS Pastelworld Exhibition, Albuquerque, NM
2015-Adirondack Pastel Society National Exhibition, Glens Falls, NY
2015-Pastels Painters Society of Cape Cod, Yarmouth, MA
2015-3rd Annual Small Works National Juried Show, Shirt Factory Gallery, Glens Falls, NY

2014-Pastel Society of New Hampshire National Exhibition, Discover Portsmouth Center Gallery, Portsmouth, NH
2014-Great Lakes Pastel Society, Dennos Museum, Traverse City, MI
2014-42nd Pastel Society of America Exhibition, National Arts Club, Gramercy Park, New York City, NY
2014-10th Annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition, View Arts, Old Forge, NY
2013-9th Annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition,
View Arts, Old Forge, NY
2013-41st Pastel Society of America Exhibition, National Arts Club, Gramercy Park, New York City, NY

2013-Connecticut Pastel Society 20th Annual Renaissance in Pastel Exhibition, Norwich, CT

2012-8th Annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition, View Arts, Old Forge, NY
2012-40th Pastel Society of America Exhibition, National Arts Club, Gramercy Park, New York City, NY  
2011-Pastel Society of New Hampshire 3rd Annual National Exhibit, Portsmouth, NH

2011-39th Pastel Society of America Members Show, National Arts Club, New York City, NY 

2011-Connecticut Pastel Society 18th Annual Renaissance in Pastel Exhibition, Waterbury, CT 

2011-76th Annual Cooperstown Art Assoc. National Art Exhibition, Cooperstown, NY 

2011-7th Annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition, Old Forge, NY 

2010-17th IAPS Juried Web Show, International Assoc. of Pastel Societies website

2010-19th Pastel Society of New Mexico National Show, Albuquerque, NM

2010-38th Pastel Society of America Members Show, National Arts Club, New York City, NY 

2009-Connecticut Pastel Society 16th Annual Renaissance in Pastel Exhibition, Waterbury, CT 

2009-37th Pastel Society of America Members Show, National Arts Club, New York City, NY

2009-5th Annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition, Old Forge, NY

2008-36th Pastel Society of America Members Show, National Arts Club, New York City, NY

2008-4th Annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition, Old Forge, NY

2007-3rd Annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition, Old Forge, NY

2006-Connecticut Pastel Society 13th Annual Renaissance in Pastel Exhibition, Norwich, CT

2005-First Annual Northeast National Pastel Exhibition, Old Forge, NY

2004- 32nd Pastel Society of America Members Show, National Arts Club, New York City, NY

 

 Awards:
2014       Pastel Society of Virginia Award,
42nd Pastel Society of America, Pastel Society of America
2013      
Small Things" Award, 9th Annual NNPE, View Arts, Old Forge, NY
2013      SEPT-"In The Stacks" received the Savoir-Faire/Sennelier Pastel Award, PSA 41st Annual

2012       SEPT-"Clue" received the Salmagundi Club Award, PSA 40th Annual Exhibit

2011      SEPT-“Vessels” received the Terry Ludwig Pastel Award at 3rd PSNH Annual Exhibit 

2011      JULY-P D & H Molding Corp Award, 76th Annual Cooperstown National Art Exhibit 

2010      SEPT-Collector’s Purchase Award, 38th Pastel Society of America Members Show

2009      MAY-Pastel Journal Award, 5th Northeast National Pastel Exhibition, Old Forge, NY

2008      MAY-Outstanding Still Life Award, 4th Northeast National Pastel Exhibition, Old Forge, NY

2007      JULY-Saratoga County Arts Council Fine Arts Blue Ribbon, Art In The Park

2005      JUNE-Juror’s Award, Adirondack State of Mind, LARAC, Glens Falls, NY

             DEC-Best of Show, 59th Annual Area Wide Juried Arts Show

 

Groups & Organizations:

Pastel Society of America – Master Signature Member                    Oak Room Artists Group

Guild of Adirondack Artists                                                               Adirondack Pastel Society – Vice President

North Country Arts Center