Affiliations and Awards

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Affiliations and Awards

Provincetown Art Association and Museum
BBK Berlin (Berufsverband Bildender Kuenstler Berlin E.V.) Guild of Professional Artists
Women’s Caucus for the Arts
College Art Association (1980-1985)
New York State Decentralization Grant (1988)
(3-dimensional mural project for Staten Island Ferry Terminal)
Eulenspiegelpreis, Nominierung (Prize Nomination) (2002)

Fine Art Representation

Katharina Chichester (Berlin, Germany)
Artcurrent (New York, NY, USA)
Schoolhouse Gallery (Provincetown, MA, USA)
Williams-McCall Gallery (Miami Beach, FL, USA)


Visiting Artists & Panelist (with Island Institute), Climate Change, Maine College of Art (2014)
The Spirit of Resilience – Art, Earth, Food, Body, & Politics (with Grove Harris, Drake Cook,
     Tessa Gifford and Molly Butler, Marion Institute (2014)
Curator, Science, Environment & Art Space (SEA), Provincetown, MA (2013 – present)
Collaborating Artist, Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies (2012-2013)
Private Instruction / Apprenticeships – on-going, 1987 – present
Jacksonville Art Center, Floyd, VA, Seminar – Meditative Landscapes (October, 2008 )
Stadtteil Genossenschaft, Berlin, Germany, Seminar – Intercultural Exploration through Fine Arts (Semester, Fall, 2007)
Instructor, Drawing Composition and Drawing, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, (1981-1982)
Instructor (Associate), Lithography, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, (1979)


Die Moffels (13 episodes, with Ute Krause). Received German film funding.
Heaven (working title, with Ute Krause). Rights litigated.
Krause, U. & Palanza, D. Generation von Frauen (working title). Unfunded.


Nidiffer, F.D., Leake, L.G., Trudel, T.M. & Palanza, D. (2010 in press). Vocational and community integration for military service members and civilians with traumatic brain injuries at Paintings and Prose: A combined art gallery and bookstore. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, 47(1), vii-xii.
Krause, U. & Palanza, D. (2004). Helma Legt Die Gockel Rein. Verlag Friedrich Oetinger, Hamburg, Germany.
Krause, U. & Palanza, D. (2002). Helma Legt Los. Verlag Friedrich Oetinger, Hamburg, Germany.

Community Service

Planning Board (2009- ), Provincetown, MA
Community Preservation Committee (2009-2014; Chair 2010-2014), Provincetown, MA
Patron, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA (2010- )
PAAM Circle, Provincetown Art Association & Museum (2008-2010), Provincetown, MA
Capital Campaign Sponsor, Mansfield Music & Arts Society (2009), Mansfield, MA
Board of Directors, Provincetown Film Society (2009-2012), Provincetown, MA
Board of Trustees, Provincetown Conservation Trust (2010- )
Advisory Board, Appearances: Provincetown Green Arts Festival (2011- )
Founder, Appearances: Green Arts Festival, Provincetown, MA (2011)