Personal Statement

My works mark time.  They are rooted in clay. Through them I grapple with transience and permanence.   

Selected Exhibits and Performances

2024

Rocky Neck Now, Members Show, Rocky Neck Art Colony, Gloucester, MA, February 15 – March 31

Car Wash Series,  Solo Show, New England Biolabs, Beverly, MA, May 27 – July 22

50 Years in the Making,  Alumni Show, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA, June 13 – September 1

2022

First Violin: An Octave of Prints, Solo Show,  Manship Artists Residency, Gloucester, MA

2019

First Violin: An Octave of Prints, Solo Show, Jane Deering Gallery, Gloucester, MA

2013

“Time Framed” 2-person retrospective, with artist Yu-Wen Wu, Meditech, Canton, MA

2008

Like Dirt, With choreographer Rachel Cohen, Racoco Productions, The Secret Theater, Queens, NY

2006

Open Days, Cairn Croft Sculpture Garden, Dover, MA
2006-7 Touchstones, Fuller Craft Museum, Brockton, MA

2007

Dance/Clay, with choreographer Rachel Cohen and Kathak Dancer Navina Jafa, Sanskriti Foundation, New Delhi, India

2006

Visual Violins, Healing Art of Music, Longwood Symphony Orchestra, Galerie D’Orsay, Boston, MA.

2005

Hidden in Plain Sight, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA.

2002

Time Tables, Eleven Miller Street, Somerville, MA.

2001

Changing States, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT.

1996

Healing Touches, Children’s Commemorative Mural, Jimmy Fund Clinic, Dana-Farber Cancer Center, Boston, MA.

1994

The Art of Pouring, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA.

Reviews and Publications

Car Wash I, Cover,  Cape Ann Cosmos:  Arts, Science, Entertainment Newsletter, Issue No.33, March 6, 2024

Catalogue Visual Violins: Arts Healing Hearts. Publication of the Longwood Symphony Orchestra, Boston, MA, 2006.

Lenssen, Anneke Hidden in Plain Sight @ Brickbottom, “Big RED & Shiny: An Online Arts Journal for Boston, Issue #28, October 13, 2005.

Carlock, Marty. The Words of Elder Jews Become Art, “Boston Sunday Globe,” June 7, 1998.

Temin, Christine. Homages to the Aged, the Persecuted, “Boston Globe,” March 25, l998

WBZ-TV4. News Feature on “Healing Touches,” December 26 (Christmas), 1997.

Rosenblatt, Patty. ‘Healing Touches’: A Children’s Memorial, “Ceramics Monthly,” May, 1997.

Awards/Residencies

Upcoming: Artist Residency, Chateau D’Orquevaux Artists and Writers Residency, France, September  2024

Upcoming: Guest Artist, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA., April 2025

2008: Somerville (MA) Arts Council Fellowship

2007: Joan Mitchell Foundation Scholarship, Santa Fe Art Institute

Feb 2007: Artist in Residence, Sanskriti Foundation, New Delhi, India

Sept 2007: Artist in Residence, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM

Sept 2003: Artist in Residence, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM

March 2001: Artist in Residence, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

May 2004: Visiting Artist, Harvard University Ceramics Studio, Boston, MA

Fall 1997: Visiting Artist, Harvard University Ceramics Studio, Boston, MA

Boards & Service

2022-present:  Member, Board of Trustees, Manship Artists Residency, Gloucester, MA

2019-2022: Climate Arts Committee, Cape Ann Climate Action Group, MA

2017-2022: Advisor, Manship Artists Residency and Studios, Gloucester, MA

2017-2020: Advisory Board, Catalyst Conversations, Cambridge, MA

1999-2013: Advisory Board, Aidekman Art Gallery, Tufts University, Medford, MA

1997-2000: Board of Directors, Studio Potter Magazine.

1994-2013: Advisory Board, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia, PA.

1992-1994: Board of Directors, The Clay Studio, Philadelphia