Preserving the artist's heritage
Arlene Love
Interviewed in 2012
Sponsored by Drexel University
Alia Davis, Intern
Rob Kates, Videographer
Lydia Hunn, Advisor   
Interviewed in 2012, sponsored by Drexel University under the guidance of  Professor Lydia Hunn. The production team included: intern Alia Davis, videographer Rob Kates, and director Phil Schulman.
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS                                           

2009 Sande Webster Gallery, Phila PA  Pairs in Public  March 6-30
2007  Sande Webster Gallery, Phila PA  Philly Eats  October   (catalog)
2005: Rosemont College, Rosemont, PA  Oct 3 – Nov 3 Overview: A Decade: Drawings and
          Photographs 1995-2005
2004  Sande Webster Gallery, Phila. PA   September   Walking Distance, new photographs                                                                                     
2003  University of Scranton, Scranton, PA: Feb 23- April 11
2002  Sande Webster Gallery, Phila PA, Aug 2-31, Sunday in Tlacolula  
2000  Drexel University, Nesbitt Gallery, Nov 22-Jan 6 2001  Lamentations
1998  Print Center, Phila PA Nov 6- Dec 20  Drawings and Etchings   
1991  Bennett Siegel Gallery, NYC, Jan 17 – Feb 16 Mexican Journeys, Myths, Magic, and   Mummies
 1991  Moore College of Art and Design, Phila PA, Nov 2- Dec 6 Mexican Journeys, Myths, etc
1990  Bennett Siegel Gallery, NYC, NYC Mar 8-Apr 7 A Decade: The Leather Figures
1987  Temple University, September, Arlene Love: In Retrospect
1986  Lawrence Oliver Gallery, Phila PA, 8 Figures on a Piazza
1984  North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND Mar 19-April 8 Arlene Love
1983 Portico Gallery, Phila PA  Drawings and monoprints
1983  Keystone College, Wyoming Valley, PA   Arlene Love: Recent Sculpture
1982  Museum of the Surreal and Fantastique, NYC
1980  A.J. Wood Gallery, Phila. PA Feb 10 – Mar 8  Erotica
1979  PA Academy of the Fine Arts, Morris Gallery, Mar 7-Apr 22 Freaks and Victims
1976  Gloucester County College, NJ Sept 10- Sept 30  Arlene Love: In Retrospect
1974  Langman Gallery, Jenkintown, PA  Apr 19 – May 19  Bondage Series
1972 Friends’ Central School, Phila. PA
1971  Shipley School, Bryn Mawr, PA
1970 Philadelphia Art Alliance, April  Family Album
1967 Terry Dintenfass Gallery, NYC  Jan 3-28   Arlene Love/ New Sculpture
1963  Philadelphia Art Alliance
1958  Philadelphia Art Alliance

2010 Old City Jewish Art Center Phila PA  Turning a New Page  August
2010 Drexel University. Ni Una Mas  Not One More  The Juarez Murders
2010 Sande Webster Gallery, Divergence Five Views on Photography
2008-03  Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2006 Krasdale Galleries, Bronx NY The Long Distance Runner  summer
2000-1994  La Mano Magica Gallery, Oaxaca, Mexico: Always on exhibition
1999  El Nuevo Centro de Las Artes, Vista Hermosa, Mexico,  Los Artistes de Oaxaca
1999  Galeria Arte de Oaxaca, Mexico  Mujeres del Mundo en Oaxaca
1992  Abington Art Center, Jenkintown, PA  Ancient Sources
1990  Bennett Siegel Gallery, NYC  The Erotic Image
1989  Sculpture Center, NYC  Feb 25 – Mar 25  In a Dark Vein
1989  PA Council on Arts, traveling exhibit, Fellowship Winners: Hard Choices/Just Rewards
1988  Moore College of Art & Design: Installation of 8 Figures on a Piazza (long term exhibit)
1985 Elaine Benson Gallery, Bridgehampton, L.I.  New York
1984 Tyler School of Art, A Few Fears
1984  Sawtooth Center for the Visual Arts, Winston-Salem, NC Leather Arts
1983 Women’s Caucus for Art, Florida, Houston, TX,   Phila PA
1983  Philadelphia Art Alliance Jan – Feb
1982 Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN
1982  San Diego State University, Mar 13 – Apr 10  Body Language
1982 Baker Gallery, La Jolla, CA
1981  Temple University,   Oct 11- May 1982  Sculpture 81
1981 Southern Ohio Museum,  About Faces

1981 Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA  Leather Forms
1979 Touring Exhibition of Coach Leather Collection of American Art in Leather, Leather Art
1979  Alan Stone Gallery, NYC   Spring and summer
1979 Herbert F. Johnson Museum at Cornell University Skin Forms
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS.... continued, partial listing
1975 University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School (4 artists)
1975 Rhode Island University
1974 Tyler School of Art
1974 Max Hutchinson Gallery, NYC   Some Plastic People
1974 Temple University, Paley Library Working Women Artists from Tyler
1974 Fleisher Memorial Gallery, Phila. Apr 5 - May 10 In Her Own Image 
1973 Erotic Art Gallery, NYC Jan 6 - Feb 6   Erotic Art by Women
1973 Museum Of Phila Civic Center 11th Regional Sculpture Invitational
1972 Suffolk Museum, Stony Brook, Long Island  Unmanly Art
1972 Philadelphia Museum of Art Mar 1 - Apr 15  23 Sculptors
1970 Philadelphia Museum of Art, Division of Education, Feb 1970 - June 1971
                                                                                         The Mind's Eye
1970 Witchita Museum of Art, Witchita, Kansas
1968 PA Academy of the Fine Arts Jan 19 - Mar 3 American Painting and Sculpture
1967 Phila Art Alliance Oct    Self Portraits by Philadelphia Artists
1966 Phila Art Alliance May 2-29 , Invited Regional Sculpture and Print Exhibition
1964 Pa Academy of the Fine Arts, Oct 9 - Nov 15   Regional Exhibition
1963 Moore College of Art Mar 11 –29  Philadelphia Women in the Arts
1962 PA Academy of the Fine Arts Jan 12 - Feb 25 American Painting and Sculpture
1960 Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Denver Art Museum, LA County Museum, Sculpture USA
1959 Museum of Modem Art, NYC   Recent Sculpture USA

BIBLIOGRAPHY (partial listing of books)
2010 FACES Arlene Love
2008  A Place Apart  A Return to the Markets of Oaxaca  Arlene Love
2007 Sundays In Tlacolula    Arlene Love
1992 Bach, Penny Balkin, Public Art in Philadelphia, Temple University Press, Phila PA
pp 132-133, 239
1988 Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Searching Out the Best, A Tribute to the Morris
Gallery, pp 23,140, 141
1987 Curtiss, Deborah, Introduction to Visual Literacy, Prentice-Hall, Englewood Cliff, NJ
pp 12,144,145. 146
1986 Watson-Jones, Virginia, Contemporary American Women Sculptors, Oryx Press,
Phoenix, AZ pp 370, 371
1981 Goodyear, Frank, Contemporary Realism Since 1960 New York Graphic Society,
Boston, with Pa Academy of the Fine Arts p 216
1974 Newman, Thelma, Plastics in Sculpture, Chilton Book Co. Radnor, PA pp 18,34,116,144
1973 Tefft, Elden C, Proceedings of the 7th National Sculpture Conference, National Sculpture
Center, University of Kansas, p 17
1972 Hollander, Harry B. Plastics for Artists and Craftsmen, Watson-Guptill, NY pp 16,18,128
1968 Roukes, Nicholas, Sculpture in Plastics Watson-Guptill, New York
1964 Newman, Thelma, Plastics as an Art Form, Chilton Book Co. Philadelphia & Ontario

2010 Ni Una Mas- The Juarez Murders  Drexel University, The Leonard Pearlstein Galery
2007 Philly Eats  Sande Webster Gallery
2006 The Long Distance Runner  Krasdale Galleries, Bronx NY
1998 Awards for Artists The Leeway Foundation
1990 Mexican Journeys: Myth, Magic and Mummies Moore College of Art and Design, essay                          
            by Janet Kaplan
1989 Hard Choices / Just Rewards  Blair Art Museum,
1989 In a Dark Vein   Sculpture Center, - NYC1987 :
1960 - 1987 Temple University  Arlene Love in Retrospect
1983 3rd Annual Franklintown Sculpture Show pp16,17 Franklintown Corporation
1982 Body Language /A Notebook of Contemporary Figuration, San Diego State University CA
text: Dennis Komac, p 9
1979 Skin Forms: Innovations in Leather Herbert F. Johnson Museum, Corneii Univ, ithaca,NY
1979 City Art Fine Arts Program, Redevelopment Authority, City of Philadelphia
1974 In her Own Image Samuel B. Fleisher Memorial, Phila PA Essay by Cindy Nemser. Also
included in Feminist Art Journal, Vol.3 No.1
1974 The Tyler Show Samuel Paley Library, Temple University. Essay by Barrows Dunham.
Cover, flyleaf and two unnumbered pages
1972 Unmanly Art Suffolk Museum, Long Island, NY Text by June Blum
1959 Recent Sculpture USA The Museum of Modem Art, NYC intro by James Thrall Soby

2010 THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRE  Edith Newhall, Focus on Violence Against Women, June
2004 AMERICAN STYLE  Style Spotlight  p.6, p.24 June 2004 Vo.10 #3  
2000 PHILADELPHIA CITY PAPER Robin Rice True Colors  at Sande Webster,, Aug 10
2000 ART MATTERS Burton Wasserman Grand Dimensions....public sculpture, Spring/summer
2000 THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER Sozanski, Edward J, Thinking About Death, Dec 8
2000 PHILA WEEKLY Fallan, Roberta, Faces of Death, Arlene Love's Lamentations, Nov 29
1998 PHILADELPHIA WEEKLY Miriam Seidel Saints and Sinners, Nov 18
1998 JOURNAL OF THE PRINT WORLD vol21n Temptation of St Anthony,Arlene Love
1998 ART MATTERS Judith Barbour Osbourne Artists Talk About Their Art, Aug (photos)
1998 THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER Sozanski, Edward J Temptations of a Saint, Dec 11
1996 EL IMPARCIAL Edgar Saavreda, Arlene Love: Realismo Cruento, Oaxaca, Mexico, April
Arts & Entertainment Section, Cover and feature article
1989 NEW YORK TIMES  Michael Brenson  Going Beyond Slickness, Mar 3
1987 F&M TODAY FRANKLIN & MARSHALL COLLEGE, Foike Tyko Kihlstedt, feature article
1987 NEW ART EXAMINER Burton Wasserman Reviews. East Coast, Feb
1987 ART IN AMERICA   Judith Stein Arlene Love, Feb pp 153,154
1986 NEW ART EXAMINER Marilyn Goodman  Arlene Love, Nov p 57
  1984 GRAND FORKS HERALD Arlene Love Exhibit Opens at University of North Dakota
  1984 NEW ART EXAMINER Deborah Curtiss, East Coast, Feb
1983 CRAFTS AUSTRALIA REX LINGWOOD .Sculpture in the Crafts, winter p42
1983 PHILADELPHIA MAGAZINE Lillian Bregman, Portraits of the Artists, Oct p 206
1982 AMERICAN CRAFT Joan L. Byrd, Forms in Leather, June/July pp 27,28
 1980 PHILADELPHIA MAGAZINE Carol Saline, Growing Up is Hard To Do, pp 127, 128
1979 ART IN AMERICA Sarah McFadden, Report From Philadelphia, June
1979 WOMEN ARTISTS NEWS Photo cover page, April
1979 PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER, Today Magazine, Roberta Sinkler, A Gory & Disturbing Show
1979 ARTS EXCHANGE Richard Flood, Arlene Love, Pa Academy of the Fine Arts, May/June
1976 TEMPLE UNIVERSITY ALUMNI REVIEW Arlene Love: Pioneer in Plastics, Winter, p.29
1976 THE PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER Today Magazine, Marilyn Lois Polak
Arlene Love: An Artist of the Odd, Feb 8 (interview)
1974 ART IN AMERICA Judith Stein, Arlene Love at Langman p115
1974 VILLAGE VOICE Alexandra Anderson, Centerfold April 26
1973 PHILADELPHIA MAGAZINE, Joan Kron, You Oughta Be in Pictures, p 103
1972 ARTS MAGAZINE Ellen Lubell Reviews Sept/Oct p60
1967 NEW YORK TIMES, John Canaday, Reviews

2006  Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Eight Figures, life size bronze
2000 Franklin & Marshall College, Commorative bronze monument to John Marshall
1994 Hawkhurst, Blue Bell PA,  Three Graces, a three figure fountain
1990 Albert Einstein Hospital, Phila. Maxwell S. Fogel Dental Wing, portrait
1987 The Dorchester, Rittenhouse Square, Philadelphia, PA Winged Woman, bronze, 9' tall
1985 Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA commemorative monument to Ben Franklin
1982 University of Scranton, Scranton, PA Monumental bronze, Jacob Wrestling With the Angel
1981 Wells-Fargo, Philadelphia, PA,  Pony Express Ride, cold cast bronze
1981 City of Philadelphia, Department of Recreation, Torso of Athlete
1975 Monell Chemical Senses Center, Philadelphia, PA,  Face Fragment, 10'
1966 Ohev Sholom Synagog, Chester, PA architectural candelabra for altar
1962 191 Presidential Boulevard, fountain with three life size figures, bronze

GRANTS, AWARDS  (partial listing)
2005  Philadelphia Jewish Archive Center, Sacred & Secular achievement award
2004 The Leeway Foundation, Window of Opportunity Grant
1994 The Leeway Foundation, Bessie Berman Grant
1989 Pennsylvania Council on the Arts
1960 Louis Comfort Tiffany Foundation

2011   Board of Visitors of the Tyler School of Art since 2008
1993-94 Board member of Tyler Alumni Association
1985-87 Fine Arts Committee of Redevelopment Authority of Philadelphia