1963     M.F.A., The Yale School of Art and Architecture, Yale University.

1961     B.F.A., The Hartford Art School, University of Hartford.

1959     Yale-Norfolk Summer Art School.



2005     “Ouranos-Thalassa,” B Deemer Gallery, Louisville, Kentucky

2000     Dishman Art Gallery, Lamar University, Beaumont, Texas

1999-00   University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, Kentucky

1997     University of Evansville, Evansville, Indiana

1996     Westminster College, New Wilmington, Pennsylvania

1994     University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky

1991, 1985     The Hellenic-American Union, Athens, Greece

1984     Kathleen Meyer Gallery, Louisville, Kentucky

1981     University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio

1980     College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia

1979     Allan Stone Gallery, New York, New York

1978     J. B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky

1977     New Harmony Gallery of Contemporary Art, New Harmony, Indiana

1975     Middendorf Gallery, Washington, D. C.

1975     The Chautauqua Gallery of Art, Chautauqua, New York

1972     The Duke University Museum, Durham, North Carolina

1968     Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg, Virginia



2003     “A Gallery Retrospective: Part I, Celebrating 20 Years,” Heike Pickett Gallery, Versailles, Kentucky

2002-03   “Collage,” Miami University Art Museum, Oxford, Ohio

2001     “John H. Flodstrom Collection,” Morris B. Belknap Gallery, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky

            “New Acquisitions Exhibition,” University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, Kentucky

2000     “25th Year Celebration Exhibition,” University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, Kentucky

“Hidden Talents: The Art of Those Who Teach,” Kentucky Art & Craft Gallery, Louisville, Kentucky

1999     “Made in Kentucky: Regional Art in the Collection,” University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, Kentucky

1997     “Realism in 20th Century American Painting,” Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Ogunquit, Maine

1993     “New Regional Painting II,” The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama

1991     “American Artists Living in Greece,” Hellenic-American Union, Athens, Greece

1986     “The Peterdi Years: Recent Works by Former Students of Gabor Peterdi,” Yale School of Art, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

1984     “Chicago International Art Exhibition,” Represented by Echo Press, Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois

1978-79  “Eye on the Seventies,” Philadelphia Museum of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania



1998     Recipient, Richard Florsheim Art Fund Grant

1989     Recipient, Al Smith Fellowship, Kentucky Arts Council

1983     Artist, Echo Press, Bloomington, Indiana

1980     New Collectors’ Purchase, Mrs. Carlisle Crutcher Fund, J. B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky

1977     Purchase Award, 7th National Print and Drawing Exhibition, Minot State College, Minot, North Dakota

1976     Sweet Briar College Purchase Award, National Print, Drawing and Photography Exhibition, Fourth Annual Juried Show, 2nd Street Gallery, Charlottesville, Virginia

1998, 1981, 1978, 1975, 1969, 1967 Research Grants, College of Arts and Sciences, University of Louisville

1962-63             Goodrich Memorial Scholarship in Painting, Yale University

1959     Springfield Museum Award for Painting, Springfield, Massachusetts



DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, Massachusetts.

J.B. Speed Art Museum, Louisville, Kentucky

Cumberland College, Williamsburg, Kentucky

The Helenic-American Union, Athens, Greece

Indiana University Art Museum, Bloomington, Indiana

Library of Congress, Washington, D. C.

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama

National Collection of Fine Arts, Washington, D. C.

The National Gallery of Greece, Athens, Greece

Philadelphia Museum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Phillips Collection, Washington, D. C.

Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conneticut

Brown-Forman Distillers Corporation, Louisville, Kentucky

Brown, Todd and Heyburn, Providian Building, Louisville, Kentucky

Citizens Fidelity Bank and Trust Company, Louisville, Kentucky

K F C Corporation, Louisville, Kentucky

Papercone Corporation, Louisville, Kentucky

South Central Bell, Louisville, Kentucky

Mr. Allan Stone, Allan Stone Gallery, New York, New York

University Club and Alumni Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky

New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, New Jersey

University of Kentucky Art Museum, Lexington, Kentucky

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts, Montgomery, Alabama



2001     “Looking at Painting,” KET video, three part series of 14 Kentucky painters, Robert Tharsing and Guy Mendes.

            “Speaking of Art,” Diane Heilenman, The Courier-Journal, December 2, 2001, page I1 and 4.

            “KET picks artists brains by `Looking at Painting’,” David Minton, Lexington Herald-Leader, December 2, 2001, page K4.

2000     “Artist Exhibits Bring Powerful Images,” Port Arthur News, October 27, 2000, page 1B and 2B, illustration.

            “Chodkowski’s Creations Impress,” David Minton, Lexington Herald-Leader, January 23, 2000, pg. J4, illustration.

1999     “Henry Chodkowski’s Mavros Labyrinthos Series,” Ace Magazine, November 10-23, 1999. page 30, illustration.

1997     “Ogunquit Museum of American Art Presents American Realists Paintings,” York Weekly, September 10, 1997.

1995     “Henry Chodkowski,” Art Papers, Jay Kloner, January-February, 1995, page 53-54, illustration.

1990     “Henry Chodkowski,” Dialogue, Jay Kloner, July-August, 1990, page 28, illustration.

            “Chodkowski Work Rich in Visual Tension,” Ann Tower, Lexington Herald-Leader, March 25, 1990, page 5, illustration.

1986     “Grecian Influence Seen in Artist’s Work,” Ann Tower, Lexington Herald-Leader, April 6, 1986, pages F1, 5, illustration.

1985     “Henry Chodkowski,” Bia Papadopoulou, Eikastika, May, 1985, page 56, illustration.

1984     “Henry Chodkowski,” Dario A. Covi, Art Papers, May-June, 1984, page 28, illustration.

1983     “Echo Press Artists at Gallery,” Pegram Harrison, The Sunday Herald-Times, April 24, 1983, page C4.

1979     “Other Shows of Interest This Week Include: James Grashow and Henry Chodkowski,” John Russell, The New York Times, March 23, 1979, page C12.

1978     “An Odyssey to Greece Produces Colorful Convoy of On-Canvas Trucks,” Jan Kirstein, The Courier-Journal, December 3, 1978, page H18.

1975     “In Chodkowski `Realism’ It’s Light That’s Real,” Sarah Lansdell, The Courier-Journal and Times, March 4, 1975, page 16, illustration.

1962     Yale Literary Magazine, Spring Edition, 1962, page 28, illustration.