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Exhibitions:

  • March 2019 - Las Olas Art Fair Part II
  • January 2019 - Boca Raton Art Show
  • December 2018 - Spectrum-Miami/Art Basel
  • March 2018 - Downtown Naples Art Festival
  • March 2018 - Las Olas Art Fair Part II
  • January 2018 - Beaux Arts Festival
  • Nov. 29-Dec. 4, 2017 – Spectrum-Miami/Art Basel
  • November 4, 2017 – Sonesta Celebrates Award-winning Photography of H. Allen Benowitz @ Champagne Reception Coconut Grove, FL
  • April 2017 – Yacht Harbor Arts & Crafts Show, Islamorada, FL
  • March 2017 – Las Olas Art Festival II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • February 2017 – Naples National Art Festival, Naples, FL
  • January 2017 – Beaux Arts Festival of Art, Coral Gables, FL
  • December 2016 – Spectrum-Miami/Miami Art Week/Basel
  • August 2016 - “Asia: Sri Lanka; Nepal; Bhutan; Singapore”; Toe River Arts Council, Spruce Pine, NC
  • April 2016 - Las Olas Art Fair Part II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • March 2016 - Sarasota Spring Fine Art Festival, Sarasota, FL
  • March 2016 - Downtown Naples Festival of the Arts, Naples, FL
  • January 2016 – Beaux Arts Festival of the Arts, Coral Gables, FL
  • December 2015 – Spectrum-Miami/Miami At Week/Art Basel
  • September 2015 – Amsterdam Whitney Gallery; Chelsea, Manhattan, NY
  • May 2015 – Featured Artist: “People of the World”; Coral Gables Museum, FL
  • May 2015 - ARTcycle Exhibition: “Cyclists Matter”; Coral Gables Museum, FL
  • February 2015 - ArtFest Ft. Myers, FL
  • February 2015 – South Miami Rotary Arts Festival, Miami, FL 
  • March 2015 - Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • December 2013 - Spectrum-Miami/Art Basel, Wynwood, Miami, FL
  • November 2014 - February 2015 - Nathan Rosen Museum Gallery
  • June – August 2014 – Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, FL
  • March 2014 - Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • February 2014 – South Miami Rotary Arts Festival, Miami, FL 
  • January 2014 - Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL
  • December 2013 - Spectrum-Miami/Art Basel, Wynwood, Miami, FL
  • August – September 2013, Toe River Arts Council, Burnsville, NC
  • May – December 2013, The Design Gallery, 7 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC
  • April 2013 – ArtSight Gallery, Coral Gables, FL
  • February 2013, Boca Raton Museum of Art Art Festival
  • January – February 2013, Brockway Memorial Library, Miami Shores, FL
  • January 2013, Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL
  • May – December 2012, The Design Gallery, 7 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC
  • March 2012, Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • February 2012, Boca Raton Museum of Art Arts Festival
  • January 2012, Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL
  • June–December 2011, The Design Gallery, 7 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC
  • March 2011, Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • January 2011, Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL
  • December 2010, Art Basel Week – Borinquen Health Care Art Project, Miami Design District, Miami, FL
  • April-September 2010,  “People of the World,” solo exhibition, Levis Jewish Community Center, Nathan D. Rosen Museum Gallery, Boca Raton, FL
  • March 2010, Key Biscayne Art Festival, Key Biscayne, FL
  • February 2010, Coconut Grove Arts Festival, Coconut Grove, FL
  • January 2010, Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL
  • December 2-6, 2009, Art Basel Week – Borinquen Health Care Art Project, Miami Design District, Miami, FL
  • October 29-November 30, 2009, “From the Lens of Photographer H. Allen Benowitz,” Coconut Grove Arts Festival Gallery, Miami, FL
  • February 14-March 27, 2009, “Life in Cuba 2008; The Cars of Cuba,” Miami Art Space, Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL
  • October 17, 2008, "Adventure Travel"; Landscape, The  Design Gallery, 7 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC
  • September 6, 2008, Exhibition, Andrews Art Museum, Valleytown Cultural Arts and Historical Society, Andrews, NC 
  • August 31, 2008, One-Day Exhibition, Altapass Apple Orchard, 1025 Orchard Road, Milepost 328.3 on The Blue Ridge Parkway, Little Switzerland, NC
  • April 22 - May 19, 2008 Exhibition, The Design Gallery, 7 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC
  • January - March, 2008, "Retrospective Exhibition", The Design Gallery, 7 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC
  • January 2008, "Greece & Turkey" Exhibition, Books & Books, Coral Gables, FL
  • November 14, 2007, "Adventure Travel,” Exhibition-Lecture & Slide Show
  • Presentation, Arts & Minds Gallery-Albanico Theater, co-sponsored by Culture In The City, Coconut Grove, FL
  • September-December 2007, Grove House Artists/St. Stephens’ Episcopal
  • Church Gallery juried exhibitions, Coconut Grove, FL
  • March 11, 2007, Gifford Lane Art Stroll, Gifford Lane, Coconut Grove, FL
  • February 23, 2007, "Morocco Lecture & Slide Show Presentation, RoundTable, Old Grove, Coconut Grove, FL
  • February 10-11, 2007, "Adventure Travel," Coldwell Banker Miami Beach Festival of the Arts, Miami Beach, FL
  • October 2006, "India" Exhibition, Books & Books, Coral Gables, FL
  • February-May 2005, Retrospective Exhibition, Business Centers Int'l, Espirito Santo Plaza, Miami, FL
  • February 6-28, 2004, Gallery Exhibition, Serious Studios, Miami Design District, Miami, FL
  • February 6-7-8, 2004, FAB Fest, Ocean Drive, South Beach, Miami Beach, FL
  • February 14-15-16, 2004, Washington Mutual Coconut Grove Arts Festival, Coconut Grove, FL
  • September 2004-January 2005, "Medieval" Exhibition, Darby Technology Center, Coral Gables, FL
  • October 2004, "America/Amerikaans" Exhibition, Books & Books, Coral Gables, FL
  • October-November 2004, "Existing and New Work" Exhibition, Tropicolor Photo, Miami Beach, FL  
  • Photography Exhibition May 2-31, 2003 - Galerie Vincent, Streets of Mayfair, Coconut Grove, FL

 

Features & Articles

[See below “Honors & Awards” for current & additional listings.]

 

  • Summer 2019, Published, Southeast Florida Style & Design.
  • May-June 2019, Featured, Art & Beyond Magazine.
  • Spring 2019, Published & Featured, Southeast Florida Style & Design.
  • 2018, Featured, JCR Weekly [Journal of Court Reporting].
  • August 2017, Featured, Art Quench First Masters Edition Art Book.
  • August 2017, Featured, Inspiration Art Book.
  • November 2016, result of a juried selection, three photographs featured in fall edition of Art & Beyond Magazine [new street art-pop art series].
  • August 2016, published, Journal & Winners Video - 10th Annual International Color Awards Journal and Media editions.
  • July/August 2016, “Cloud Revelation,” a winner and awarded rear cover of Art & Beyond Magazine’s summer issue.
  • July 2016, four-page feature, SW The Magazine, summer edition.
  • January 2016, featured on NYC prime time Manhattan TV media’s Kristal Hart Show.
  • November 2015, chosen as one of Art Business News’ Top Emerging Artists for 2014, published in its fall edition.
  • October 2015, Artist in Residence and Featured Artist, ArtQuench Magazine.
  • July 2015, International Exposure Award Photography Competition portfolio digital display, Louvre Museum, Paris, France
  • August 2013, Yareah Magazine, “H Allen Benowitz brings India to Burnsville NC at TRAC Gallery”; Asheville, NC
  • August 2013, Laurel of Asheville, NC
  • October 2012, Lecture/Slide Show Presentation: “The Flora and Fauna of Cali, Colombia”; Yancey County Public Library, Burnsville, NC
  • October 2011, Lecture/Slide Show Presentation: “People of the World” and "The Magic of Photography"; Yancey County Public Library, Burnsville, NC
  • February 2010, MiamiArtZine.com Art Reviews: Coco Art Fair; “The 47th Coconut Grove Arts Festival" Coconut Grove, FL
  • February 2009, Press Release, Miami Art Guide, “Life in Cuba 2008” Miami Art Space; Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL
  • February 2009, feature article, Miami Monthly Magazine: “Cuba As It Is”; Miami, FL
  • January 2009, Press Release, “Photographer to exhibit at Miami Art Space in Wynwood Art District”, Miami, FL
  • October 2008, Competition: 2nd Place, Annual Photo Contest; Altapass Orchard, Blue Ridge Parkway, Little Switzerland, NC
  • September 2008, Photo in ARTnews, “Hide-and-Seek”; Andrews Art Museum, Andrews, NC
  • April 2008, “Fog City” photo featured in Miami Monthly Magazine: A Miami Moment: “Out of the Fog,” Miami, FL
  • February 2008, "Dalmatian Rooster" photo featured in Miami Monthly Magazine: A Miami Moment: "Flaming Feathers," Miami, FL
  • Board of Directors, Bakehouse Art Complex, 2007-2009, Miami, FL
  • January 3, 2008, interviewwith Patricia Andreu, South Florida Today, NBC6, Miramar, FL
  • January 25, 2008, Feature article "Gables Gallery Walk: A (Free) Night of Sensory Delights in Coral Gables"; Miami Beach 411
  • December 2007 featured in Miami Monthly Magazine: "Cavernous Cappadocia – A Photographer's View of the "Flintstone” villages and underground cities of Capadoccia, Anatolia, Turkey”
  • April 2007 featured in Miami Monthly Magazine: "Indelible India – A Photographer's View of the People and Places of Rajasthan"
  • November 2006, featured in Coastal Elegance & Wealth Magazine, Naples/Ft. Myers, FL
  • November 2003 "WHAT'S HAPPENING": Journal of Court Reporting, National Court Reporters Association, by Vivien Spitz
  • March 2003 featured among One Ear Society All-Member Awards winners, Coconut Grove Times, Brickell Post, and South Miami Times, Miami, Florida
  • March 2003 Spotlight Article: Journal of Court Reporting, National Court Reporters Association, by Aimee Suhie
  • February 2003 Competition: 2nd Place Black/White Photography, One Ear Society All-Member Awards “Lakeside Solitude,” ChengDe, People's Republic of China, February 2002
  • January 2003 Photographer, Galerie Modus, Paris, exhibition art work of Claude Le Boul, Art Basel, Miami Beach, Florida
  • November 2002 Exhibition: Portrait Invitational, One Ear Society - Israeli Scholar, airport at the Sea of Galilee; Tiberias, Israel, 1991
  • Exhibitions - Galleries
  • Galerie Vincent, Coconut Grove, FL 2003
  • One Ear Society, Coconut Grove, FL 2002/2003
  • Serious Studios, Miami Design District, FL 2003/2004
  • FAB Fest, South Beach, FL 2004
  • Washington Mutual Coconut Grove Arts Festival, FL 2004
  • Darby Technology Center, Coral Gables, FL 2004/2005
  • Books & Books, Coral Gables, FL 2004
  • Tropicolor Photo, South Beach, FL 2004
  • Espirito Santo Plaza [Business Centers Int'l], Miami, FL 2005
  • The WIT Gallery, Lenox, MA 2005, 2006
  • Books & Books, Coral Gables, FL 2006
  • Coldwell Banker Miami Beach Festival of the Arts, Miami Beach, FL 2007
  • Gifford Lane Art Stroll, Coconut Grove, FL 2007
  • Group Exhibition, Grove House Artists Gallery [Juried], St. Stephens Church, Coconut Grove, FL 2007
  • Books & Books, Coral Gables, FL 2008
  • The Design Gallery, Burnsville, NC 2008
  • The Altapass Orchard, Little Switzerland, NC 2008
  • Andrews Art Museum, Andrews, NC 2008
  • Miami Art Space, Wynwood Art District, Miami, FL 2009
  • Coconut Grove Arts Festival Gallery, Coconut Grove, FL 2009
  • Borinquen Health Care Art Project Gallery, Miami Design District, Miami, FL 2009
  • Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL 2010
  • Coconut Grove Arts Festival, Coconut Grove, FL 2010
  • Key Biscayne Art Festival, Key Biscayne, FL 2010
  • Levis Jewish Community Center, Nathan D. Rosen Museum Gallery, Boca Raton, FL 2010
  • Miami Magic City Casino, Little Havana, Miami, FL 2010
  • Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL 2011
  • Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 2011
  • The Design Gallery, 7 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC 2011
  • Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL 2012
  • Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 2012
  • Boca Raton Museum of Art Art Festival, FL 2012
  • The Design Gallery, 7 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC 2012
  • Brockway Memorial Library, Miami Shores, FL 2013
  • Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL 2013
  • Boca Raton Museum of Art Art Festival, FL 2013
  • The Design Gallery, 7 South Main Street, Burnsville, NC 2013
  • Toe River Arts Council [TRAC], Burnsville, NC 2013
  • Spectrum-Miami/Art Week Miami-Basel, Wynwood, FL 2013
  • Beaux Arts Festival, Coral Gables, FL 2014
  • Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 2014
  • South Miami Rotary Arts Festival, Miami, FL 2014
  • Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, FL 2014
  • Toe River Arts Council Gallery, Burnsville, NC 2014
  • Spectrum-Miami/Art Week Miami-Basel, Wynwood, FL 2014
  • Nathan Rosen Museum Gallery, November 2014-February 2015
  • ArtFest Ft. Myers, FL 2015
  • Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 2015
  • Featured Artist, Coral Gables Museum, Coral Gables, FL 2015
  • South Miami Rotary Arts Festival, Miami, FL 2015
  • Amsterdam Whitney Gallery, Chelsea, New York, NY September 2015
  • Spectrum-Miami/Art Week Miami-Basel, Wynwood, FL December 2015 Beaux Arts Festival of the Arts, Coral Gables, FL 2016
  • Naples Downtown Festival of the Arts, Naples, FL 2016
  • Sarasota Spring Fine Arts Festival, Sarasota, FL 2016
  • Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 2016
  • Toe River Arts Council, Spruce Pine, NC 2016
  • Spectrum-Miami/Art Week Miami-Basel, Wynwood, FL 2016
  • Beaux Arts Festival of the Arts, Coral Gables, FL 2017
  • Naples National Arts Festival of the Arts, Naples, FL 2017
  • Las Olas Art Fair II, Ft. Lauderdale, FL 2017
  • Yacht Harbor Arts & Crafts Show, Islamorada, FL 2017
  • Coconut Grove Sonesta 2017
  • Spectrum-Miami, Wynwood, Miami, FL 2017

Awards & Honors

1] International Kodak Contest, Honorable Mention 1976 ["Blue Boy/Dog"].
2] Beaux Arts Festival, Judges' Award 1980 ["Wood Duck"].
3] One Ear Society, 2nd Place B/W Photography 2003 ["Lakeside Solitude"]
4] Miami Herald Photo Contest, Miami, FL, Hon. Mention 2003.
5] Holland & Knight's Holocaust Remembrance Project 2003 ["Behind The Wall"];

                             [Honored by William Sessions].

6] Competition: 2nd Place, Annual Photo Contest, Altapass Orchard, Blue Ridge Parkway, Little Switzerland, NC 2008.

          [“Traditional Civil War Cannon Firing, ”Hide-and-Seek”; Kyoto, Japan]

7] Featured, Art News, Andrews Art Museum, 2008.

8] Rossetti Fine Art Gallery Competition, 3rd Place “Cigar Lady I”; Pompano Beach, FL 2011.

9] Benowitz Nominated Finalist - 5th Annual Masters Cup - International Color Awards Honoring Color Photography 2011-2012.

10] Benowitz Nominated Finalist - 6th Annual Masters Cup - International Color Awards Honoring Color Photography 2011-2012.

11] Awarded special Recognition in the top 50 of the Art Quench Gallery 2014 Juried International January Art Competition.

12] Awarded Special Recognition in the top 12 winners of the Juried International Photo Competition, American Institute of Architects; June 2014.

13] Publisher’s Choice Award, Art & Beyond Magazine, July-August 2014.

14] Visual works of art selected for inclusion in the International Contemporary Artists art book, Volume IX, entitled “An Exploring Journey to Art,” released November 2014.

15] Selected by Art Business News among Top Emerging Artists for 2014, Featured Artist, Fall 2014 edition.

16] Cultural Photographer H. Allen Benowitz has been selected among the 100 Nominees to be awarded a Certificate of Excellence in Artavita’s International Photo Competition, in recognition of “Cigar Lady I”; September 2014.

17] “Bhutanese Monks in Waiting” and “Maasai Warrior” featured finalists, 8th Annual International Color Awards Photo Competition in categories of Children of the world and Portraiture; April 2015.

18] Selected for global representation by the Amsterdam Whitney Gallery, Chelsea, New York City, joining the gallery’s family of artists; February 2015.

19] Repeat Selected Nominated Finalist, International Color Awards Photography Competition; April 2015.

20] Winner, August 2014 “True Colors” Art Competition, selected by ArtQuench Gallery for national and international representation and resident artist; 2015.

21] Featured: Two international photo entries selected for publication in the May/June 2015 issue of Art & Beyond Magazine: “Kathmandu Man” and “Halo,” Asia series.

22] Featured: work displayed at Musee du Louvre, Paris, France: “Cigar Lady I”; July 13, 2015.

23] Honorable Mention for “Mud Puddle,” Toe River Arts Council’s juried  five-state competition, [NC, SC, TN, VA, and GA], Spruce Pine, NC.

24] “Cigar Lady I” has been displayed at the Louvre in Paris July 13, 2015.

25] “Happiness Children,” “Double Mimes,” and “Ice Cream Parlor”-Honorable Mention; “Halo,” “Chihuly Flora,” and “Cloud Revelation”-Nominee Finalists: 6 winners in the 9th International Color Awards Competition 2016.


26] “Cloud Revelation,” Midway,” and “Rice Lady” – Nominee Finalists; 10th International Color Awards Competition 2017.

27] "Cloud Revelation," Midway," and "Rice Lady" - Nominee Finalists:  10th International Color Awards Competition 2017. 

28] "Fog City," Honorable Mention; "Surf Slinky" and "Cigar Man, Nominee Awards - 11th Annual Black & White Spider Awards, 2017.

29] "Zebra"; Endangered 4 Apes competition; 2017.

30] Published, National Geographic "Your Shot"; 2017.

31 Awarded artist, chosen to receive the 2019 ATIM Masters Award; published:  award-winning publication "ATIM's Top 60 Masters of Contemporary Art," presented by ArtTour International Magazine at the Museum of Arts and Design, New York, April 27, 2019.

32] Certificate of Achievement, 12th Annual Black & white Spider Awards, "Hide & Seek"; 2018.

33] Featured, "Bedouin-Berber Tribesmen III"; Exhibition: "Creators Deserve to be Seen" Project, SeeMe Exhibitions Competition, Chashama Gallery, NYC; 2016.

34] "Yawning Cheetah," "Fall Cornfield Harvest," "Rice Threshers" "Mother of Invention," "Umbrella Mime," and "Coney Island Parachute" received Nominee Finalists standing as six winners in the 11th International Color Awards Competition 2018.

35] "Chestnut Hill"

36] "Chihuly Floats"

37] "Shotgun Wedding" & "Green Sari Girl II" received Nominee Finalist standing in the 12th International Color Awards Competition 2019.

38] Lifetime Achievement Award;Featured Artist, Marquis Who's Who, 2018, 2019.

39] Published: SE Florida Style & Design Magazine, Spring 2019.

40] Published: Art & Beyond Magazine, May-June 2019.

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