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Howard, Deborah


Deborah Howard is an Associate Professor and Head of Painting Program at the University of Denver. She has been teaching at the University of Denver since 1987. She holds and BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design in drawing and printmaking and an MFA from the University of Wisconsin, Madison in painting and printmaking.

Found in 42 Collections and/or Records:

Anny Coury, 2005

 Item — Object: B398.01.00008
Identifier: B398.01.00008
Overview Framed drawing of Anny Coury by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is full color with red, orange, and yellow abackground. Anny Coury is looking towards the viewer.

Ava Kadishson Schieber, 2005

 Item — Object: B398.01.00013
Identifier: B398.01.00013
Overview Framed drawing of Ava Kadishson Schieber by artist Deborah Howard. Drawing is in full color and wears a green turtleneck shirt. Ava Kadishson Schieber is looking towards the viewer.

Box 22, 1997-2014

 File — Box: B398.04.0022
Identifier: B398.04.0022
Overview Box contains files of artists notes on participants, grants, exhibit ephemera, and contact cards in a card box.

Box 23, 1994-2008

 File — Box: B398.02.0023
Identifier: B398.02.0023
Overview Three inch 3-ring binder full of negatives and photographic prints of the participants for study; prints of finished drawings, some the final product and some other portrait versions. There are also 5 books related to participants in the portrait project and the project in general: "Appel is Forever" by Suzanne Whiteley, “Soundless Roar” by Ava Kadishson Schieber, “Letters from Colorado Holocaust Survivors to Future Generations” compiled by the Center for Judaic Studies, “Lodz Ghetto Album”...

Box 23, circa 2008

 File — Box: B398.02.0023
Identifier: B398.04.0023
Overview Three inch 3-ring binder contains copies of Howard’s Artist Statement, biography, exhibit marketing materials, and some correspondence.

Box 23, circa 2003-2008

 File — Box: B398.02.0023
Identifier: B398.05.0023
Overview micro-cassette tape labeled "JCC Show", DVD "Once Remembered", VHS of a draft version for a documentary "For Esther- a film by Jessica Langer", one VHS tape recording on portrait sessions, and 12 CDS with photographs of drawing sessions, exhibits, exhibit booklet, and digital copies of finished works.

Box 24, circa 2003-2008

 File — Box: B398.02.0024
Identifier: B398.02.0024
Overview Box contains 39 envelopes of photographs the artist took during her interviews with participants for reference during creating the final portraits.

Canvas, 2007

 Item — Object: B398.01.00026.00001
Identifier: B398.01.00026.00001
Overview Multi-piece artwork consisting of an encaustic painting on canvas, pair of shoes and wood shelf for shoes.

Canvas has black and white image of women sorting through a room strewn with papers; image is of Nuremberg files being organized. Next to the image are multiple lines of Hebrew script carved into the waxed surface. Canvas is surrounded by ash wood frame. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional.

"Cellar of Hope", circa 2008

Identifier: B398.01.00028
Overview Encaustic painting on canvas in reds, oranges, golds, blues and purples surrounded by an ash wood frame. Canvas has image of Susan Bendor, image is a photocopy of Deborah Howard’s print, B398.01.00016. Wax makes surface 3-dimensional and has mold of a lightbulb that hangs over Susan. Designs behind wax surface look like wallpaper with a curtain across the top.

Container 32, 2008

 File — drawer: B398.03.0032
Identifier: B398.03.0032
Overview Two foam core boards used with exhibition. One is of the cover of the portrait booklet and the other shows the four portraits at Yad Vashem and a photo of the building.