Frank DiPerna born 1947 Pittsburgh, PA, Lives Purcellville, VA
Education MA Goddard College,1977. BSME Virginia Tech 1970. Visual Studies Workshop, Rochester, NY studied Photography with Nathan Lyons, Ralph Gibson, Michael Becotte, Syl Labrot and Alice Wells. The Center of the Eye, Aspen,CO studied with Gary Winogrand 1971-1972
Teaching Professor Corcoran College of Art and Design 1974-2014
Started BFA program and head of photography department at various times.
Professor Corcoran School of The Arts and Design at George Washington University 2014-present
Solo Exhibitions Civilian Art Projects, Kathleen Ewing Gallery, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Rice University,
Recontres Internationales de la Photographie, Diane Brown Gallery, Sebastian Moore Gallery.
Selected Group Exhibitions Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Corcoran Gallery of Art,
Virginia Museum, Art Museum of Western Virginia, Samuel P Harn Museum, The Art Museum
of Florida International University, Carnegie Museum of Art, New Orleans Museum
of Art, Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Boulder Center for the
Visual Arts, Philadelphia College of Art, University of Maryland, Cranbrook Academy of Art, Kathleen
Ewing gallery, Susan Spiritus Gallery, Civilian Art Projects.
Collections Metropolitan Museum of Art, National Gallery of Art, Center for Creative Photography,Corcoran Gallery of Art, Bibliotheque Nationale, Library of Congress, Virginia Museum of Art, Baltimore Museum of Art, Smithsonian Museum of American Art, Polaroid Europa, The Chrysler Museum, The Smithsonian Institution.
Represented Civilian Art Projects, 1019 7th NW, Washington DC, 20001, 202.607.3804 www.civilianartprojects.com