RHODA ROSENBERG
8 Railroad Ave.
Merrimac, MA 01806
978-346-7806  h
978-317-8962  c
rhodarosenberg@gmail.com

Born
August 24, 1944, Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.

Education
1979-81 MFA Printmaking: School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Ma. Tufts University, Medford, MA.
1972-76  BFA Temple University, Philadelphia, PA  
1962-66  Diploma in Fine Arts Painting and Drawing Pennsylvania Academy of he fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

Teaching
1982 to present: School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.
1987 to present: Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA.
2002, 2005, 2008, 2012  Visiting Artist at Artists Proof Studio Johannesburg, South Africa
2013  Boston University

Awards & Grants 
2013, 2012, 2008, 2005, 2002, 1992, 1987 Faculty Enrichment Grant School of the Museum of fine Arts

2010  New England Art Awards for The Shape of Memory
          The People’s and Critics’ Choice for the finest Drawing and Printmaking Exhibit

2007  Atlantic Papers Material Award, Boston Printmakers North American Print Biennial

2006  Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation Art Resource Trust Grant

2003  Russell T, Smith Award, School of the Museum of Fine Arts

2002  Who’s Who Among Teachers

1979-81 Tufts University and School of the Museum of Fine Arts Scholarship and Graduate Assistantship

1979    Finalist in Printmaking, Art of the State, Massachusetts Council on the Arts

1965    William Emlen Cressen European Traveling Scholarship, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

1962-66  Philadelphia Board of Education Scholarship

Solo Exhibits              
2012  Matrilineal Theads: Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA.  

2011  Nate’s Glasses: Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA.

2010   The Shape of Memory: Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA.

Fragments of the Past: Hallspace Gallery, Dorchester, MA.

2008 New Work: Artist Proof Studio, Johannesburg, South Africa

2004 On Their Own: The Art Complex, Duxbury, MA.

1995  Throughout the Years: Installation, Schlosberg Gallery, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA.

1993  Recent Work: Etchings and Artists Books : Lilliam Immig Gallery, Emmanuel College, Boston, MA.

1984 Monotypes: Wessel Library, Tufts University, Medford, MA.

1983 Landscape Drawings: Danforth Museum School, Framingham, MA.

1979 Masters Thesis: Gallery Eleven, Tufts University, Medford, MA.

1971 Prints and Drawings, London Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

Group  Exhibitions            
2012   The Boston-Jo’burg Connection: Tufts University Art Gallery, Medford, MA.

Coming of Age, 21 Years of Artist Proof Studio: Johannesburg Art Gallery, Johannesburg, South            Africa

East/West Portfolio : Central Connecticut University, University of Central Florida, University of Colorado, University of Louisiana, Nicholls State University, University of Wyoming, Old Dominion University, Boston University, Purdue University

2011   An Exchange With Sol Lewitt: Cabinet, Brooklyn, NY

2009   Dual Action: New England Print Faculty, : Jewett GalleryWellesley College, Wellesley, MA.

Boston Printmakers : Moss Thomas Gallery,  Fort Hayes State University, Hayes, Kansas

2008  New Prints: Art on Paper, Johannesburg, South Africa

Gary Freedburg Gallery, University of Alaska, Kenai Peninsular, Homer, Alaska

Homer Council on the Arts, Homer, Alaska

Field Report: Boston Printmakers Traveling Show, Gordon College, Gloucester, MA.,  Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA.

2007  North American Print Biennial, Boston Printmakers, Boston University, Boston, MA.

2006  A Thousand Words, Gallery 1581, Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, Boston, MA.

Boston/Edinburgh Portfolio, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.

Black and White, Caladan Gallery, Beverly, MA.

27th Paper in Particular National Exhibition, Columbia College, Columbia, MO.

The New Landscape: Alternative Approaches :Boston Printmakers Members Exhibition, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA.

National Printmaking 2006, The College of New Jersey, Ewing, NJ.

L’Dor to V’Dor: From Generation to Generation: Jewish Women

Artists Network and Hebrew College National Juried Exhibition. Hebrew College, Newton, MA.

Artist Resource Trust 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Simmons College, Boston, MA

Auburn Works on Paper National Exhibition, Auburn AL.

2005 Mid-American Print Exhibition, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI.

Parkside National Print Exhibition, University of Wisconsin, Kenosha, WI.

Cambridge Art Association 18th Annual Prize Show, Cambridge, MA.

Boston Printmakers North American Biennial, Boston University, Boston, MA.

2004 American Impressions: Contemporary American Printmaking, Second Prize Ben Shahn Center, William Patterson University, Wayne, NJ.

2003 Secret Place, Sacred Space: Women Made Gallery, Chicago, ILL.

Monotypes: Monotype Guild of New England, Gallery of Contemporary Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT.

Books Created by Artists, Schiltkamp Gallery, Clark University, Worcester, MA.

1999   Boston Printmakers Artists Books, Gallery 292, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA. 

Biographical Impulse: Artists’ Books and Related Works: Starr, Leventhal-Sidman Jewish Community Center, Newton, MA.

1997  Women and Photography, Grossman Gallery, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA.

1996  Object Book, Nesto Gallery, Milton, MA.

2002 Border Crossings: The Ink Shop Printmaking Center, Ithaca, NY.

1994  The Book Unbound: Traveling Show, Ormond memorial Art Museum, Ormond, FL.

Milliseconds to Millennia: The Art of Time: Traveling Show , Handwork Shop at Virginia Center for the Arts, Richmond, VA.

1992  A Classical Simplicity, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA.

Book As Art V, National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC.

25th Anniversary Alumni Show, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA.

South Shore Exhibition, Third Prize, Cohasset, MA.

National Drawing Show, Purchase Prize, Trenton University, Trenton, NJ.

Parkside National Print Exhibition, University of Wisconsin, Kenosha, WI.

1989  Drawing on the Wall, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA.

1980  Three Printmakers, Fuller Art Museum, Brockton, MA.

1979  Art of the State: Massachusetts Council on the Arts, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA.

1978   Four Abstract Artists, , Gallery Doshi, Pennsylvania Center for Contemporary ArtHarrisburg, PA.

1977   Two Women, Lawrence Hall Gallery, Rosemont College, Cheltenham, PA.

1974  Women Artists, YWHA, Philadelphia, PA.

1966  Three Young Painters, Cheltenham Township Art Center, Cheltenham, PA.

1966  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Fellowship Show (also 1975, 1976 and 1983), Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA.

Collections:       Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Ma.

                          Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, Ma.

                          The Art Complex, Duxbury, Ma.

                          University of Colorado

                          Paul and Lulu Hilliard Art Museum, University of Louisiana, Lafayette, La.

                          Nicholas State University

                          University of Central Florida

                          University of North Carolina, Pembroke, NC

         And numerous private collections.

 

  Rhoda Rosenberg owns and operates Merrimac Printmaking Studio, Merrimac, MA.