EDUCATION
1979
1969

1964-
1966
Smith College School for Social Work, Northampton, MA, Masters in Social Work
Boston Museum School in affiliation with Tufts’ University, Boston, MA
    Bachelor of Science in Art Education
Carnegie Institute of Technology, School of Fine Arts, Pittsburgh, PA
SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2010
2005
2003
2001
2001
1999
1999
1998
1998
1987
1982

  Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA
Allston Skirt Gallery, Those Around Me, Boston, MA
Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, MA
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Allston Skirt Gallery, Allston, MA
New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University, Boston, MA
Johnson Gallery, Glen Urquhart School, Beverly Farms, MA
Trustman Gallery, Simmons College, Boston, MA
Massachusetts Cultural Council, Boston, MA
Arthur B. Mazmanian Gallery, Framingham State College, Framingham, MA
Lopoukhine-Nayduch Gallery, Boston, MA
SELECTED GROUP EXHBITIONS

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2016
2016
2015

2015
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2013

2012
2011

2011

2009

2009
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Room 83 Spring Gallery, “Life: from life”, Watertown, MA
The Painting Center, Retrieval of the Beautiful, New York, NY
Salve Regina University, “Go Figure”, Newport, Rhode Island
New Britain Museum of American Art, “Director’s Favorites 1999-2015”,
    New Britain, CT
Concord Center for the Visual Arts, "Identity Revealed," Concord, Massachusetts
Barrett Art Center, "New Directions '14," Poughkeepsie, NY
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institutution, “Outwin Boochever Portrait
    Competition 2013," Washington, D.C.
Drive-By Gallery, “Portraits”, Watertown, MA
MFA, Boston bathroom, Renegade “Best of Boston 40-ennial”, curator Greg Cook,
    Boston, MA
Trustman Gallery, Simmons College, “Simmons Collects: Celebrating Women
    Artists,” Boston, MA
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, “Outwin Boochever Portrait
     Competition 2009“, Washington, D.C.
Clark Gallery, “Salon Show”, Lincoln, MA
BK Projects and OH&T Projects, “Lobby Show”, Watertown, MA
Clark Gallery, “Salon Show”, Lincoln, MA
Clark Gallery, Invitational Group Show, Lincoln, MA
Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York City, Red Dot Art Fair, New York, NY
Clark Gallery, Free Reign, Invitational Group Show, Lincoln, MA
Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York City, Red Dot Art Fair, NY,NY
Adam Baumgold Gallery, NYC, Aqua Art Miami Fair, Miami, FL
Allston Skirt Gallery, Boston, Aqua Art Miami, Miami, Florida
Adam Baumgold Gallery, New York City, Bridge Art Fair, Miami, Florida
Allston Skirt Gallery, Scope London Art Fair, London, England
Bergdorf Goodman, “Eploding Plastic Inevitable:40 Fun Galleries,” New York, NY
ArtSpace, “Painting Now:Selections from the Ma.Cultural Council Artist Grant Awards,”
    Maynard,MA
Allston Skirt Gallery, New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) Art Fair, Miami, FL
Allston Skirt Gallery, New Art Dealers Alliance (NADA) Art Fair, Miami, FL
New Art Center, “Art and Soul”, Newton, MA
Allston Skirt Gallery, “Gone Fishin’,” Boston, MA
Danforth Museum of Art,”Small Works from the Arthur S.Goldberg Collection,”     Framingham,MA
Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, “Portraits: Yesterday and Today,”     Worcester, MA
L.F.L. Gallery, Flat Flies, New York City, NY
Horn Gallery, Babson College, “Seen and Remembered,” Babson Park, MA
Trustman Gallery, Simmons College, “Simmons Collects,” Boston, MA
New Art Center, “Alone Together,” Newton, MA
Hanna Gallery, Desisto School, “50th Anniversary Invitational,” Stockbridge, MA
New England School of Art and Design at Suffolk University, “10 Artists, 10 Years,”     Boston, MA
Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, “The Drawing Show,” Boston, MA
Exhibit at 125 Summer Street, curated by Creiger Dane Gallery, Boston, MA
Berkshire Museum, “Works on Paper,” Pittsfield, MA
Bernard Toale Gallery, “Pet Paintings,” Boston, MA
Berkshire Museum, “Works on Paper,” Pittsfield, MA
Harriet Tubman Gallery, Boston, MA
AAMARP Gallery, “Invitational Exhibition,” Jamaica Plain, MA
Gallery Absinth, Boston, MA
Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, “The Drawing Show,” Boston, MA
Harbor Gallery, University of Massachusetts, “Artists’ Self-Portraits,” Boston, MA
Cyclorama, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
Cohen Art Gallery, Tufts’ University, SMFA Faculty Show, Medford, MA
Arthur B. Mazmanian Gallery, Framingham State College, “Mused Furniture,”     Framingham, MA
Artists’ Foundation Gallery at CityPlace, “Wild, Wild Wit,” Boston, MA
Berkshire Museum, “Works on Paper,” Pittsfield, MA
Lopoukhine Gallery, Boston, MA

AWARDS AND HONORS

2016
2016
2013

2009

2009
2009

2006

2004
2001
2001

1996

1990

 

Artist Resource Trust Grant, Berkshire Taconic Foundation, Great Barrington, MA
Vermont Center Studio Residency, fellowship award, Johnson, Vermont
Finalist, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution,” Outwin Boochever
    Portrait Competition”, Washington, D.C.
Finalist, National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution,” Outwin Boochever
    Portrait Competition”, Washington, D.C.
Finalist, Artadia Awards 2009 Boston
Nominee, “ MA Women to Watch”, National Museum of Women in the Arts,
    Washington, D.C.
Artists’ Resource Trust Grant, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation,
    Great Barrington, MA
Finalist in Painting, Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant Program
Eighth Annual Maud Morgan Prize, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston,MA
Artists’ Resource Trust Grant, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation,
    Great Barrington, MA
Massachusetts Cultural Council/ New England Foundation for the Arts,
     Regional Fellowship for Visual Artists
Finalist in Painting, Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant Program

VISITING ARTIST

2012
2008
2002
2000

 

Framingham State University, Art Department, Framingham, MA
Arsenal Center for the Arts, “Text and Context”, Watertown, MA, Slide presentation
Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA Slide presentation.
Addison Gallery of American Art, “Alice Neel and the Contemporary Portrait,”
    panel discussion and slide presentation, Andover, MA

PUBLICATIONS

National Portrait Gallery, Face to Face blog: Portrait of an Artist: Laura Chasman, November 2013
Huffington Post: Boston Museum Of Fine Arts' Bathroom Turned Into Art Gallery, June 18, 2011
Boston Globe: Bathroom Art Takes Over the MFA, June 15, 2011
New American Paintings
, volume 92, Open Studios Press, Feb. 2011
Hill, Shawn, Art New England, Feb-March, 2010
Finkelstein, Alix, Fine Art Connoisseur, New Directions in Children’s Portraiture, Nov.-Dec.2009
New American Paintings
, volume 68, The Open Studios Press, February 2006
Artist’s Resource Trust, The first ten years, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation,
April 2006
Cate McQuaid, The Boston Globe, Calendar, Gallery Pick, September 22, 2005
artMatters, School of the Museum of Fine Artts, Boston, Summer 2004
Christine Temin, The Boston Globe,”Painters past and present evoke spirit of childhood
in their times,” May 26, 2003
Charlotte Gibbs, Art New England, “Portraits Yesterday and Today,” April/May 2003
Edgar Allen Beem, Yankee Magazine, “Six to Watch,” September 2002
Cate McQuaid, The Boston Globe, “ Artwork draws on nuances of puberty,”
December 5, 2001
Joanne Silver, Boston Herald, “Pictures Perfect”, December 3, 2001
Donelson, Boston Metro, Weekend, Nov. 30-Dec.2, 2001
Joan E. McCarthy, Art New England, October/November 2001
Cate Mcquaid, The Boston Globe, “Boys, girls drawn into adulthood,” June 7, 2001
New American Paintings, volume 32, The Open Studios Press, February 2000
Cate Mcquaid, The Boston Globe, “Women artists celebrate friendship in portraits,”
June 29, 2000
Mary Sherman, The Sunday Herald, “Drawing the Line,” May 7, 2000
Christine Temin, The Boston Globe, “Winners in BCA drawn, but not by chance,”
May 24, 2000
Cate McQuaid, The Boston Globe, “Striking portraits at three Boston venues,”
July 22, 1999
Tara Leonard, The South End News, February 13, 1997
Cate Mcquaid, The Boston Globe, February 9, 1997
Pat Jefferys, The Advocate, September 27, 1995
Ellen Grimm, The Boston Globe, September 25, 1994
Christine Temin, The Boston Globe, November 26, 1987
Robin Hardman,The South End News, November 19, 1987
Mary Lou Kelley, The Christian Science Monitor, October 20, 1976

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Boston Public Library, Copley Square
Simmons College, Boston, MA