Don Voisine American, b. 1952
Don Voisine, born in Fort Kent, ME, attended the Portland School of Art, and Concept School for Visual Studies in Portland, ME. He received an honorary BFA from the Maine College of Art in 2000.
Exhibiting regularly in the U. S. and Europe, Voisine was the subject of a 15 year survey of his paintings at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art (Rockland, ME) in the fall of 2016 and recently had solo exhibitions with McKenzie Fine Art (New York, NY), Pamela Salisbury Gallery, (Hudson, NY) and Robischon Gallery (Denver, CO). Since 1997 Voisine has been a member of American Abstract Artists, an artist-run organization founded in 1936, and served as its President from 2004 to 2012. In 2010 he was elected to the National Academy of Design, serving on the membership committee for 9 years.
His work has been reviewed in Art in America, Art News, The New York Times, The New Criterion, Hyperallergic, and The Brooklyn Rail.
Public collections include: Katzen Arts Center, American University, Washington, DC, Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive, Berkeley, CA; Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA; Colby Museum of Art, Waterville, ME; Special Collection of the Library, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY; National Academy Museum, New York, NY; Jane Voorhees Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ; San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA; and Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME. Voisine lives and works in Brooklyn, New York.