Paul Resika (born 1928) is an American painter, was born and raised in New York City. Resika began exhibiting his paintings in New York City in the 1940s. He has had several dozen one-man exhibitions in important galleries and museums, and his works have been included in hundreds of society exhibitions past the late 1940s until the present.
He is a renowned New York player who chaired the Parsons School of Design MFA program from 1978-1990. He is a enthusiast of the National Academy and the American Academy of Arts and Letters. He is a former student of Hans Hofmann. Resika's behave is in the unshakable collections of dozens of museums and corporations throughout the United States and the world, including the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute, the Museum of Modern Art, the National Academy, the National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC., the Palace of Culture, Warsaw, Poland, the Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY, and the Whitney Museum of American Art accompanied by numerous others.