EDUCATION
Pilchuck Glass School, Scholarship
New York University Graduate School
Enzo Cucchi, Jannis Kounellis, Eliseo Martiacci, ISIA, Urbino, Italy
School of Visual Arts, N.Y.C.
University of Miami, B. Ed. Magna Cum Laude
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
Museum of Glass, "Shirley Klinghoffer: CRT Revisited", Tacoma WA, May - Sept. 2015
Art Santa Fe 2012, "Director's Choice", Santa Fe, NM, July 2012
"Shirley Klinghoffer: Secret Garden, Fertile Ground", Judy Chicago's Through the Flower Gallery, Belen, NM, February - May 2011.
Brenda Taylor Gallery, "Love Armor", NYC, May 14 - June, 2009
Crane Arts/Ice Box Project Space, "Love Armor", Philadelphia, PA, Feb. 2009
Center for Contemporary Arts, Munoz/Waxman Gallery, "Love Armor" project (collaborator Sarah Hewitt), Santa Fe, NM,  2008
Klaudia Marr Gallery, “Intimate Details”, Santa Fe, NM, 2003
Lensic Center for Performing Arts, “V-Day”, Santa Fe, NM 2002
Harwood Art Center, “Curves and Crevices”, Albuquerque, NM, 2001
Central Fine Arts, “CRT-0981, N.Y.C., 1999
Public Site Installation, Tribeca, N.Y.C., 1993
Z Gallery, “Mutations”, N.Y.C., 1993
101 Wooster, SoHo, N.Y.C., (2 person), 1993
Vorpal Gallery, N.Y.C., 1988
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Center for Contemporary Art, "Art Collision & Repair Shop", SF, NM, Nov. 2014 - Jan. 2015
SF Commission Community Gallery, "End of Days", SF, NM, Nov. 2014 - Feb. 2015
Through the Flower (Judy Chicago's foundation), "Subversive Stitching - Feminist Artists with a Needle", Belen, NM, 2010.
SCA Contemporary Art, "Engendered Space", Albuquerque, NM, Oct. 2008
Art Santa Fe 2008, "Furies", juror: Hollis Walker, Santa Fe, NM, July 2008
Harwood Museum, "Originals 2007", Taos, NM 2007
Katonah Museum of Art, “Case Studies: Art in a Valise”, Katonah, New York, 2006
Box Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, 2006
College of Santa Fe, “BLOC-BUSTA”, Santa Fe, NM, 2005
Lewallen Gallery, “FOCA”, juror: Elizabeth Smith, Chicago Museum of Contemporary Art: Santa Fe, NM, 2005
Linda Durham Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM, 2004
Santa Fe Art Institute, “Selections”, Santa Fe,NM, 2004
LewAllen Gallery, “Foca”, juror: Lawrence Rinder, Whitney Museum, N.Y,C., Santa Fe, NM, 2004
Albuquerque Museum of Fine Art, “Originals 2003 – Traces of the Journey”, Albuquerque, NM, 2003
Museum of Modern Art, “Life of the City”, N.Y.C., 2002
Islip Art Museum, Long Island, New York, 2002
Yeshiva University Art Museum, N.Y.C., 2001-2002
Harwood Museum, “Originals”, Taos, NM, 2001
The Work Space, “Body Work”, N.Y.C. 2001
James Kelly Contemporary Art, “Site Unseen”, Santa Fe, NM, 2001, 2003
Dali Museum, “A Disarming Beauty – The Venus de Milo in 20th Century Art”, St. Petersburg, FL, 2001
College of Santa Fe, Fine Arts Gallery And Marion Arts Center, "Jewish Artists on the Edge", Santa Fe, NM, 2000
Artscan Gallery, “The Perfect Figure”, Houston, TX, 2000
Johnson Gallery, University Art Museum, University of New Mexico, “Cleavage”, Albuquerque, NM, 1999
Pittsburg Center for the Arts, “Romancing the Brain”, Curator: Suzanne Ramljak, Pittsburg, PA, 1999
Central Fine Arts, “Modular Composite”, N.Y.C., 1998
Caren Golden Fine Art, “Frankensteinian”, Curator: Stuart Horodner, N.Y.C., 1997
The Alternative Museum, N.Y.C., 1997
Gramercy International, Exit Art, N.Y.C., 1997
Pat Hearn Gallery, N.Y.C., 1997
Exit Art, The Store, N.Y.C., 1996-1997
Staten Island Institute of Arts and Science, Biennial Juried Exhibition, N.Y.C., 1996-1997
Corvallis Arts Center, “Women’s Vision Exhibition”, Corvallis, OR, 1996
Gallery Henoch, “The Realist Figure: Contemporary Perspectives”, N.Y.C., 1996
The Alternative Museum, “Made to Order: America’s Most Wanted Painting”, N.Y.C., 1995-1996
Fukuya Art Gallery, “Hiroshima: From Me to You”, Hiroshima, Japan, 1995
Heckscher Museum, Juror-Thomas Sokolowski, Grey Art Gallery, N.Y.U., N.Y.C, 1995
Smithsonian International Gallery, I.C.I., Traveling Exhibition, Washington, D.C., 1994-1995
New Museum of Contemporary Art, “Who Chooses Who”, N.Y.C., 1994
Seton Hall University Law School, “The Walls at The Hall”, Newark, NJ, 1993-1994
World Financial Center, “Monumental Propaganda”, N.Y.C., 1993
The Alternative Museum, N.Y.C., 1993
New York Academy of Sciences, N.Y.C., 1991
City Without Walls Gallery, Juried Sculpture Exhibition, Newark, NJ, 1988 & 1989
Instituto Superior Per Le Industrie Artistiche, Urbino, Italy, 1987
Bergen Museum, “Surface and Form ‘80”, Paramus, NJ, 1986
Morris Museum, “Solid Directions”, Morristown, NJ, 1994
Brandeis University, Artist in Residence program, Paramus, NJ, 1982
Newark Museum, Main Gallery, Newark, NJ, 1979
National Academy Galleries, N.Y.C., 1979
PUBLICATIONS
3-D art/techne’, Brandauer/Carver, Fresco Fine Arts Publications,2004
The Magazine, “Shirley Klinghoffer: Intimate Details”, Diane Armitage, 4/03
The New York Times, ”Body Language”, Helen Harrison, 5/02
The Magazine, “Studio Visit”, 5/01
Pasatiempo, “Art Matters”, Ellen Berkovitch, 2/01
Review, “Shirley Klinghoffer, CRT-0981”, Mark Daniel Cohen, 2/99
Village Voice, “Frankensteinian”, Kim Levin, 6/97
Time Capsule: A Concise Encyclopedia by Women Artists, Robin Kahn, 1995
Newsday, “Just Perfect Imperfection”, Marilyn Goldstein, 4/95
Newark Star Ledger, “Eileen Watkins, 12/94
Surreal, “Shirley Klinghoffer’s Sculptural Contrasts”, Leslie Greene, 1994
The New York Times, “Jerseyan’s Sculpture is Banned”, Margaret McGarrity, 5/89
Sculpture: Technique-Form -Content, Arthur Williams, Davis Publications, Inc., 1989
The Star Ledger, “Westfield Sculpture Sees Through Stone”, Eileen Watkins, 1983
New Jersey Art Forum, “Shirley Klinghoffer, The Artist”, Dr. Garbowsky, Vol.IV,#2, 1982
COLLECTIONS
New Mexico Museum of Art, Permanent Collection, Santa Fe, NM, 2007
New Mexico State University, Permanent Outdoor Sculpture, Alamagordo, NM; Public Art Fund purchase, 2002
New Mexico Public Art, “Acclaimed Artist’s Merit Designation”; juried selection, 2002
PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES
Brooklyn Museum Feminist Art Base (international) - juried selection 2011
Nominated for NM "Governor's Award for Excellence in the Arts" 2010
New Mexico Arts, Public Art Program "Acclaimed Artist" award, 2009
New Mexico Museum of Fine Art, Guest Speaker, Santa Fe, NM, 2005
New Mexico Public Art Selection Committee, 2005
18th International Sculpture Conference, Houston, TX, Speaker & Panelist, 2000
New Jersey Art Grants Selection Committee (Union County), 1985-1989