AWARDS

2013 The Artist’s Resource Trust Fund of the Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Artist Grant

2013 William Hicks Faculty Fellowship, MassArt Foundation

2012 Jentel Colony, Wyoming  Artists’ Fellowship

2011 Ballinglen Arts Foundation, Ireland Artists’ Fellowship

2005 The Artist’s Resource Trust Fund of the Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation

2004 MA Cultural Council Artist Grant, Artist Books Finalist

1996 New England for the Arts/NEA Fellowship, Painting

1990 MA Foundation Fellowship Grant, Final

1988 MA Foundation Fellowship Grant, Semi-Final

1987 Polaroid Grant, 20” x 24”, Polaroid Corporation

1987 Kalani Honua Artist’s Retreat Center, HI, Artist in Residence

1984 MA Foundation Fellowship Grant, Final & Semi-Final

1978 Creative Arts Grant, Ball State University, IN

1977 Creative Arts Grant, Ball State University, IN

1977 University Research Grant, Ball State University

1977 Best Drawing Award, Springville Museum of Art, UT

1975 National Endowment for the Arts, Ind. Fellowship Grant, Visual Arts/ Painting

1975 George D. & Isabella A. Brown Fellowship, Art Institute of Chicago, Painting

1972 George D. & Isabella A. Brown Fellowship, Art Institute of Chicago, Painting

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS (selected)

2018 Findlay Galleries, Palm Beach, FL

2016 Miller Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA

2013 Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA

2011 Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA

2011 Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, Kansas City, MO

2010 Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA

2005 Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA

2005 Cambridge Arts Council, Public Installation: 4 Electrical Boxes; Cambridge, MA

2001 Gallery At First Parish, Weston, MA

2000 Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA

1997 Babson College, The Horn Gallery; Babson Park, MA

1996 Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA

1992 Fenway Gallery, New Buffalo, MI

1990 Rugg Road Papers and Prints, MA

1988 Bridgewater State College, MA, Art Gallery

1988 55 Mercer Gallery, NYC, curator Ethelyn Honig

1987 Fairleigh Dickson University, NY, Edward Williams Gallery

1985 Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, Gallery 11

1985 55 Mercer Gallery, New York, NY

1980 Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago, IL

1979 Ball State University, Art Gallery, IN

1978 Ball State University, Art Gallery, IN

1978 Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago, IL

1978 Indiana University, Purdue University, IN

1977 Barat College, IL, Richer Gallery

1973 Hartford Plaza, Chicago, IL

 

GALLERY AFFILIATIONS

2017-present Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA

2014-present Findlay Galleries, FL and NY

2013-2017 Miller Yezerski Gallery, Boston, MA

2010-2013 Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston MA

2006- present Pierogi Gallery (flat-file drawing project), New York City NY

1996-2008 Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston MA

1991-1997 Fenway Gallery, Lakeside MI

1978-1998 Jan Cicero Gallery, Chicago IL

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COLLECTIONS (selected)

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, MO

Danforth Museum of Art, MA

Wellington Management Company LLP, MA

Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA

Polaroid 20 x 24 International Collection, Vienna, Austria

Art Institute of Chicago Museum, Prints and Drawing Department, IL

Industrial Trust and Savings Bank, IN

Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago IL

Prudential Insurance Company, Maryville IL           

Koehnline Museum of Art, Des Plaines IL

Ballinglen Foundation, Ireland UK

Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston MA

 

Private Collections: (selected )                      

George Irwin Collection, IL                                    

Jerome Herskowitz, FL                                   

Grizwald Draz, MA                                                           

Peter & Karen Sonnabend, MA                                                            

Barbara & Steve Grossman, MA                       

Carol & Jimmy Herscot, MA            

Avril & Sam Ellenport, MA                                    

Daphne & Rob Lees, MA            

Audrey & Jim Foster, MA                                   

 

PUBLICATIONS (selected)

2018 Findlay Galleries catalogue, ‘Frequently Asked Questions’ essay, John Yau

2017 Boston Globe, Abstract Systems, Cate McQuaid, March 31

2016 Boston Globe, Fasten Your Seat Belts For ‘Off Road’, Cate McQuaid, June 24

2014 Boston Globe, Personal Terrain, Cate McQuaid, May 14

2013 Boston Globe, review Cate McQuaid, Feb 20

2013 Slightly Wonky.com, review Elizabeth Kostojohn, Mar 8

2013 Artscope, review Lindsey Davis, Feb 19, blogspot.artscopemagazine.com/2013/”lost-horizons”-at -howard-yezerski-gallery/

2013 Wayland Town Crier, review, Mike Wyner

2012 100 Boston Painters, by Chawky Frenn, Schiffer Publishing Ltd, Atglen, PA

2011 Artscope, Selections 11, Franklin W.Liu, Nov/Dec 11, image pg 14

2011 The Kansas City Star, Exhibit is a Higher Form of Art, by Elisabeth Kirsch, March 10

2011 Art Tattler, review Blair Schulman, February

2011 Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art, The Circumstantial Evidence of Place, Finding Our Way Into (and Out of) a Painting, essay & brochure by Barbara O’Brien, curator

2010 The Metrowest Daily News, “Artists at the Danforth Deserve Fresh Eyes, The Art of Looking,” by Chris Bergeron, September 26, C1 & C9

2007 Art New England, Those Who Paint, Teach, Ellen Howards, Editor Oct/Nov, pg 21-23, 75

2005 New American Painting, curated Bill Arning, MIT List Center for Visual Arts, Issue 62, pg 54

2005 Boston Globe, review Cate McQuaid, Oct 14

2005 Big RED & Shiny, review Jonathan Fardy

2005 Boston Phoenix, review Randi Hopkins, Oct 7-13

2005 South End News, review D’Lynne Plummer, Sept 29

2005 Art New England, From Hand To Hand, Artist Books, Aug/Sept

2004 Wayland Town Crier, article, Susan L. Sherwood, Aug. 19

2000 Boston Globe, review: Cate McQuaid, Sept. 14

2000 South End News, review: Richard Foster, Sept. 21

1997 ARTFORUM, review F. Koslow-Miller, Jan, pg 89

1997 Boston Globe, review Cate McQuaid, Dec 12, pg C12

1996 Art News, review N.Stapen, Dec., p 126

1996 Artsmedia, Boston, review Mari Spirito, Oct.

1996 Wayland Town Crier, front page feature, review Tammy Wilson

1989 Rose Art Museum, Restive Visions, catalogue

1985 Arts Magazine, review Stephen Westfall, Dec, pg 125

 

 

EDUCATION

M.F.A. The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL

B.F.A. The School of the Art Institute of Chicago & The University of Chicago, IL

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

1981-2015 Massachusetts College of Art –Professor Emeritus, Boston, MA           

Painting Coordinator 2011-2012, Fine Arts-2D Chairman: 1997-2000

 

Born: Chicago IL, USA