top of page


The 1961 Pittsburgh International Exhibition of Contemporary Painting and Sculpture
    Dept. of Fine Arts, Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1961 (Awarded 2nd Prize)

30th Biennial Exhibition of Contemporary Painters at The Corcoran Gallery of Art,
  Washington, D.C., 1967 (Corcoran Gold Medal and William A.C. Clark Prize).

The 1975 Award for Distinction in the Arts, University Union, University of South Carolina,  Columbia, SC. 1975

The Milton & Sally Avery Distinguished Professorship, Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, New York, 1987

Fellow of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences, Inducted in1991

National Academician, National Academy of Design, New York, Inducted in 1993

Distinguished Artist, Arkansas Celebration of the Arts, Hot Springs, Arkansas 1996

Honorary Doctorate of Arts, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Ct 1997

Honorary Doctorate of Arts, Keene State College, University of New Hampshire 1998

Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters, Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, NH 2003

Member of the Academy of Arts and Letters,  Inducted in 2006

Skowhegan Award for Painting, 2007


First Annual International Distinguished Artists Symposium and Exhibition- CARO, NOLAND, OLITSKI, Joseloff Gallery, Hartford Art School,
     University of  Hartford, West Hartford, Ct. April 28-June 15, 1994

Abstraction: A Tradition of Collecting In Miami, Jan 5. 1995 Center For the Fine Arts Miami, Fl

The Colors of Invention: A Fall Festival, The Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation, National Museum of American History,
  Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC Nov 13-16, 1997.


The Artist's View: Color, Technology, and Style in Postwar Art, Jules Olitski, Mark Golden, Harry Rand, Sunday, Nov. 16, 1997

Art and Culture, (Barley Soup and Art:  High and Low) Partisan Review Symposium, Boston, Ma. May 10-12, 2002

High and Low Culture-  a lecture by Jules Olitski, The Wexner Center, Ohio State University, Columbus, Oh November 14, 2002

Jules Olitski Interview with Molly Barnes,  Artists Talk on Art, Soho20 New York, NY May 2, 2003

Jules Olitski an Interview with John Walters, The Front Porch, NH Public Radio, Keene State College Sept 20, 2003

Jules Olitski on His Work, Evening Lecture Series, New York Studio School, New York, NY May 4, 2004

bottom of page