Four Concurrent Solo Exhibitions in Abstraction

Deborah Zlotsky: “Loophole”

Ted Larsen: “Stand Up, Buddha”

Jonathan Parker: “Sewn”

Scott Chamberlin: “Sira”

January 30 – March 21, 2020

  • Opening Reception for the Artists: Thursday, January 30th from 6 – 8 pm
Deborah Zlotsky: A close up of a colorful wall, oil on canvas, 48 x 68 in.

Robischon Gallery
1740 Wazee Street
Denver, CO 80202
Tue-Fri: 11am-6pm; Sat: 12-5pm


A 2019 recipient of a prestigious Guggenheim Fellowship in the Creative Arts, Deborah Zlotsky received her MFA from the University of Connecticut, and her BA from Yale University. A recipient of the Bogliasco Foundation Fellowship, two time New York Foundation for the Arts (NYFA) Artists’ Fellowship in Painting, First Place Award, SACI International Art Competition, Studio Art Center International (SACI), Florence, Italy, and Juror’s Award, Mohawk Hudson Regional, The Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, NY juried by Stephen Westfall, are among many prestigious recognitions that Zlotsky has received throughout her career. Her work is housed in the permanent public collections of Rutgers University, NJ, Borusan Contemporary Art Collection, Istanbul, Waldorf Astoria, NY, New York Palace Hotel, NY, William Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, CT, Albany Institute of History and Art, RISD Museum, Rhode Island School of Design, Polsinelli Collection, University of Iowa Health Center, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, CT, University of Northern Iowa, Cedar Falls, IA, Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, IA, Nebraska-Wesleyan University, Lincoln, NE, Southwest Texas State University, and Eastern Oregon State University.

Ted Larsen graduated magna cum laude from Northern Arizona University. A recipient of the prestigious Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant Award, the Artist Stipend Award, Wichita Falls Art Council, Texas, Surdna Foundation Education Travel Grant, New York, United States Representative to the Asilah Arts Festival, Morocco Representative and the Edward Albee Foundation Residency Fellowship. His work has been exhibited in solo shows at the New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM, Albuquerque Museum, Amarillo Museum of Art, TX, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, CO, Northern Arizona University Museum, Flagstaff, AZ, along with exhibitions at art centers and gallery venues across the U.S. and internationally. Larsen’s work is in the collections of the New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM, the New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs, The Edward F. Albee Foundation, Procter & Gamble, Fidelity Investments, National Broadcasting Company, The Bolivian Consulate, Reader’s Digest, PepsiCo, The University of Miami, Krasl Art Center, Dreyfus Funds, JP Morgan Chase, Forbes and Pioneer Hi-Bred, Inc.

Jonathan Parker is a self-taught artist with work in the permanent collection of the Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA, and in private and corporate collections including the David & Lucile Packard Foundation and Kaiser Foundation. Parker has been recognized with numerous honors including: Painting Residency and Painting Fellowship, Djerassi Residency Artists Program, Woodside, CA, Artist in Residency, Kala Institute (Printmaking), Berkeley, CA, Painting Residency, Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL, Painting Residency, Blue Mountain Center, Blue Mountain Lake, NY, Affiliate Artist Program, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA, a painting residency/fellowship at Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY and a San Francisco Bay Regional Painting Fellowship, Fleishhacker Foundation, San Francisco, CA. His work has also been featured in the Pacific Coast edition of New American Paintings. Parker’s work has been widely exhibited nationally in California, Washington, New Mexico, Colorado, Texas, Maryland and New York along, with a solo exhibition in Berlin, Germany. Parker will be featured at the New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe, NM in April 2020.

A professor at the University of Colorado, Scott Chamberlin has an MFA from Alfred University, Alfred, New York, and a BA from San Francisco State University. He has been the recipient of numerous honors and fellowships including a Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant, Creative Faculty Fellowships, University of Colorado at Unitec in Auckland, NZ, The European Ceramic Work Centre, in s’-Hertogenbosch, Holland, two National Endowment for the Arts Visual Arts Fellowships and a Colorado Council on the Arts & Humanities Visual Arts Fellowship, as well as several grants for his continuing topiary projects in northern Portugal. He has been exhibited both nationally and internationally in solo and group exhibitions including the Denver Art Museum, Museum of Contemporary Art, Denver, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, CU Art Museum, University of Colorado, Boulder, Aspen Art Museum, Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA, Taiwan Ceramics Biennale, Taipei, Taiwan, Pewabic Pottery, Detroit, Michigan, and other venues in Portugal, Sweden, New Zealand, London and the Netherlands. Chamberlin is a sought-after visiting professor and artist-in-residence, and his work is included in the permanent collections of the CU Art Museum, University of Colorado, Boulder, International Museum of Ceramic Art, Alfred, New York, Denver Art Museum, Dordrecht Museum, Dordrecht, Holland, Everson Museum, Syracuse, New York, Museum Het Kruithuis / European Ceramic Work Centre, s'-Hertogenbosch, Holland, and Daum Museum, Sedalia, Missouri.