• New Solo Exhibition Feb 20 - April 19, 2020

    I am very pleased to be featured in a solo exhibition at the venerable Real Art Ways in Hartford, CT. The exhibition will feature new large works and accompanying small drawing/paintings. The exhibition open February 20, 2020 and runs through April 19, 2020 with an opening reception on February 20th from 6-8pm. More info:


  • Featured Artist

    My work is featured in the newly released "Casita Poems: an anthology." edited by Virginia Barrett and published by Jambu Press. The book is a collection of alumni poets and artist of the Helene Wurlitzer Foundation of Taos New Mexico.

  • New Exhibition

    I will be exhibiting four work in the exhibition "New Optics" at the Painting Center in NYC. The exhibition runs from January 2 - January 25, 2020. The opening reception will be January 9 from 6 to 8pm. More information can be found at www.thepaintingcenter.org

  • New Acquisition

    I am very please that my painting "Atlas" was recently acquired by Yale University. It will be on display in the new University Science Building,

  • http://www.mapliterary.org/

    My work is featured in the literary review: Map Literary

  • New York Artists Equity

    I am very pleased to be participating in the New York Artist Equity Association 2018 invitational exhibition curated by David Cohen and Fran O'Neil.
    The exhibition runs from December 5 to January 12 with an opening reception on December 5 from 6-8pm. The gallery info can be found here: www.nyartistsequity.org

  • 2018 Artists Fellowship

    I am very pleased to announce that I have been chosen to receive a Connecticut Artists Fellowship for 2018!

  • New Exhibition

    I'm pleased to announce that my artists' book "Sugar" will be featured in the exhibition Ink, Press, Repeat: National Juried Printmaking and Book Arts Exhibition, curated by Alexander Campos, Executive Director/Curator of the Center for Book Arts, NYC.

    The exhibition is held at the galleries of the William Paterson University in Wayne, NJ.

    The opening reception is April 5 from 4-6pm. Alexander Campos will give a Juror's talk on April 23rd from 6-7pm.

    For more information visit www.wpunj.edu/coac/gallery/

    Exhibition catalog: https://www.wpunj.edu/coac/gallery/images/spring-2018/IPR2018_catalogue_web.pdf

  • Open Studios 2017

    I'll be participating in New Haven's City Wide Open Studios October 28th & 29th from 12-6pm. My studio is in the Erector Square complex, 315 Peck St. New Haven building 2, 3rd floor, studio G. Please come by!

  • March 2017

    I'm very pleased to be showing work at the Art on Paper fair in NYC with the K. Imperial gallery. The fair is March 2 -5 and held at Pier 36 in lower Manhattan. For more info http://thepaperfair.com/ny

  • January/February Art News

    I'm pleased to announce my work will be shown in two upcoming exhibitions:

    In Your Dreams - Geoffrey Detrani + Eric Jiaju Lee
    Amy Simon Fine Art
    1869 Post Road East, Westport, CT 06880 t 203.259.1500
    Show dates: 02/04/17 - 03/18/17
    opening 02/04/17 5:30-7:30pm
    more info: http://amysimonfineart.com/index.php

    Any World I'm Welcome To
    Curated by David Borawski
    at the Dehn Gallery, Manchester Community College
    903 Main St. Manchester, CT www.mcconmain.org 860 647 6030
    Show dates: 01/17/17-03/04/17
    opening reception 01/27/17 6-8pm, artist Q&A 7pm
    more info: www.manchestercc.edu/mcc-on-main/dehn-gallery/exhibitions/

  • Upcoming exhibitions Fall 2016

    I'm very pleased to be showing new work in a solo exhibition
    entitled "Way Station" at Five Points Gallery in Torrington, CT.

    The show runs from September 29 to November 5.
    There is an opening reception on Friday Sept. 30 from 6 - 8 pm.
    There will be an artists gallery talk on October 21 at 6pm


    I'm very pleased to be showing new and recent work in a group exhibition
    at the Flinn Gallery in Greenwich, CT. The exhibition "I've Lost Control Again"

    features the work of myself and three other artists.

    The show runs from October 27 - November 30, 2016
    There is an artist talk on November 6 at 2pm


    I will be showing work in an an exhibition entitled "Nature Constructed,"
    curated by Debbie Hesse and Steven Olsen, at the Whitney Center Gallery in Hamden, CT.

    The exhibition runs from Sept 24 - January 6, 2017
    with a reception on September 24 from 3 -5pm and artists talks from 2 - 3pm

  • April Exhibition

    My solo exhibition "Fictive Landscapes," at K. Imperial Gallery, San Francisco will run from April 7 to April 30 with a reception on April 7 5:30- 7:30pm.

    More info: http://kimperialfineart.com/geoffrey-detrani-fictive-landscapes-april-7-30-2016/



  • Art on Paper Fair NYC 2016

    I am very pleased to be showing work at the Art on Paper Fair in New York City with the K. Imperial Gallery. The fair dates are March 3-6. The fair is at Pier 36 in
    lower Manhattan. More info: www.thepaperfair.com

  • New Solo Exhibition

    My solo exhibition "Which Nature"
    at the Mark W. Potter Gallery at the Taft school
    runs from January 8 to February 5 2015
    with an opening reception on Jan 8 from 5-7pm

    I am the 2016 Rockwell visiting artist at the Taft School.
    This exhibition will feature new and recent work.



  • *Fall Exhibtions*

    I'll be showing work in the group exhibition:
    Integral Structure

    at the The Schelfhaudt Gallery
    University of Bridgeport, Arnold Bernhard Center
    84 Iranistan Avenue, Bridgeport CT. 06604

    October 15 - November 21

    Opening reception
    October 15, 2015 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm


    I'll be showing works on paper in the pop-up
    group exhibition For a Brief Time Only
    with The Orison Project gallery
    October 16 - November 16th
    Opening reception Ovtober 16th 6 - 8pm

    The show is at a temporary space at the
    former Erickson Davis Gallery in Ivoryton, CT

    3 Edgewood ave. Ivoryton, CT


    I'll be participating in this years' New Haven
    City Wide Open Studios (CWOS)

    October 24 and 25th 12-5pm
    Erector Square, Building 2, 3rd Floor, Studio G
    315 Peck St. New Haven, CT 06513

    Please come by to see new work not out
    in exhibitions and work in process.

  • New Show June - August 2015

    I'll be participating in a group show at Real Art Ways from June 12 - August 25th entitled (quite literally) "Art for Sale". The is a collaborative project of Real Art Ways and EBK gallery in Hartford. The opening reception is on June 12th from 5-8pm @ Real Art Ways (realartways.org)

  • New Poetry

    My poem "Treaty Room" will be published in a forthcoming issue of Diagram

  • *2014 OPEN STUDIOS*

    If you are in or around New Haven, or feel like making a trip from afar, I will be participating in the 2014 New Haven City-Wide Open Studios.
    My studio will be open on Saturday October 25th and Sunday October 26th from 12 noon to 6 PM. I was chosen to be part of a select tour guided by visiting artists, scholars and other cultural figures. Painter and UCONN professor Deborah Dancy will be leading a guided tour stopping by my studio on Saturday October 26th.

    My studio is in the Erector Square complex, 315 Peck St. New Haven, CT
    I'm in Building 2, 3rd floor, studio G.

  • New Exhibition April-June

    I will be showing work in the Westport Arts Center's Solo's 2014 exhibition, curated by Patricia Hickson Emily Hall Tremaine
    Curator of Contemporary Art at the Wadsworth
    Atheneum in Hartford, Connecticut.

    The show runs from April 4 to June 1 with an opening reception on April 4th.
    AI will be giving an Artists' talk at the gallery on May 2 from 10-11am.

    Please go to: www.westportartscenter.org for more information on the gallery, hours, etc.

  • New Exhibition March

    My work will be featured in the group show Slight of Hand
    curated by Laura Marsh, at the Seton Gallery at the University
    of New Haven.
    The show runs March 6-21, with an opening reception on March 13th 6-8pm
    Seton Gallery is located at 300 Boston Post Rd. West Haven, CT 06516
    Gallery hours are M-Th 11am - 6pm, F-Sa 12pm-4pm

  • October 2013

    I'll be participating in the group exhibition Shifting Territories,
    curated by David Borawski, at the Charter Oak Center in Hartford, CT
    The show runs from October 31 - December 13th. with an opening reception on Thursday November 7th from 6-8pm.
    I'll be showing recent photo work. Please come check it out.
    For more information go to www.charteroakcenter.org

  • 2013 Open Studios!

    The 2013 New Haven City Wide Open Studios
    is coming up!

    I'll be showing new and recent work at my studio in the Erector Square complex
    in New Haven (315 peck st. New Haven, CT 06513) October 12 and 13.

    If your in the area and want to visit a high concentration of artists in one place please come by. My studio will be open 12-5pm on the 12th and 13th.

    For more info on Open Studios visit www.artspacenh.org

  • August 2013

    I'll be showing new work in the three person exhibition Overgrown at the Arts Center of the Capital Region in Troy, NY.
    The show was curated by Alana Akacki and runs from August 10-September 29, 2013 with a closing reception on Friday, September 27, 5-9 PM.

    Please visit http://www.artscenteronline.org/exhibits/upcoming-exhibits/ for more information.

  • July 2013

    I'll be showing two large pieces in the exhibition "Drawing Connections" at the Boston Center for the Arts.

    This is the 23rd annual drawing exhibition at the BCA. The show is curated by James Hull and will run from July 12 - September 22, 2013.

    There will be receptions on Friday July 12th 6-8pm and September 13, 2013 6-8pm.

    Please visit the BCA website for more details www.bcaonline.org

  • March 2013

    "Art Forms: An Exhibition of Artist Fellowship Recipients"
    at the Gallery at Constitution Plaza
    April 4 - July 5, 2013

    This show brings together work from some of the artists who received
    a Connecticut Artists Fellowship in 2012.
    The gallery is at 1 Constitution Plaza, Hartford, CT 06103

    The opening reception is Thursday April 4th 4:30-6:30pm

  • Connecticut Artists' Fellowship

    I have been awarded a Connecticut Artists' Fellowship Grant for 2012