Marcia Reed
8 So Walnut Street
Milford, DE 19963
(413) 297-2690
(302) 265-2318
#gallery37delaware

Education:
MFA University of Massachusetts, 1986 Painting, Amherst, MA
BFA University of Massachusetts, 1977 Art Education, Amherst, MA
AB Holyoke Community College, Associates Degree in Arts

Curator/Director:
2023 - 2012 - Owner of Gallery 37~ A Destination for Artful Living, Milford DE. Voted Best Gallery Downstate by Delaware Today Magazine - 2020, 2019, 2017, 2015.
2021 - Women in Business Honoree - Delaware Today Magazine
2012 - 1996 - Curator and Director of The Grubbs Gallery on the campus of The Williston Northampton School, Easthampton, MA
2012 - 1996 - Owner/Director of 1 Railroad Street Station Gallery, Easthampton, MA

Selected Juror and Lectures:
2023 - The Dorchester Center for the Arts, Gallery talk on Solo show Seasonal Shifts October 19th, Cambridge, MD
2022 - The Glade Art in the AM, painting talk Rehoboth Beach, DE
2020 - Mispillion Art League, 17th Annual Juried show, September 16th - November 7th Milford, DE
2020 - Rehoboth Beach Art League 47th Annual Members Fine Craft Exhibition, June/July Rehoboth Beach, DE
2023 - 2013 DE Statewide Scholastic Art Awards, Juror, DE State University, Dover, DE
2017 - Delaware State Dept. Art show, Juror for all DE employees. Dover, DE
2017 - Mispillion Art League - 'Crisp' Exhibition, Judge, Milford, DE
2012 - 2008 Lecture and Citywide Studio Tours, 'The Arts in Easthampton, MA' (three industrial building tours of artists studios/lofts with introductions.)
2013 - Delaware Beach Life Magazine, Rehoboth Beach, DE Judge for annual magazine photo contest.
2010 - 2003 - Holyoke League of Arts, Holyoke MA, juried group show.
2009 - Juror for National Competition of Sculptural benches and trash receptacles for The Easthampton outdoor Public Garden. Thirty-five entries from across the USA
2002 - 'Westfest' 20th Festival of the Arts, Juror - Westfield, MA
1998 - USVI Arts Council, St. Thomas USVI Slide lecture on my landscape paintings from 1997/1998
1994 - Springfield Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, MA - slide talk lecture on work.

Teaching:
2018 - Cinque Terre, Italy Workshop, Instructor of painting with (il.Chiostro)
2017 - San Giovanni d'Asso Italy workshop in Tuscany, Expressive painting. (il.Chiostro)
2014 - Radius Workshops. Istanbul, Turkey. Instructor of Painting.
2014 - Rehoboth Beach Art league, mixed media painting - Content and Meaning in your painting going beyond technique. Weekend intensive
2015 - 2006 - Snow Farm the New England Craft Center, Williamsburg, MA. Instructor of Watercolors and Acrylics.
2012 - 1978 - Full time painting and design instructor at The Williston Northampton School, Easthampton, MA
2012 - 2011 - 2010 - 2009 - 2008 - 2007 - Instructing and leading painting workshops in Lake Garda, Tuscan Renaissance Center in Tuscany, San Fedele Art Retreat, and in Santu Lussurgu, Sardinia, Burgundy and Dijon France with (Il.Chiostro) workshops
2011 - Le Petit Rousset Painting Workshop, PĂ©rigord, France
2009 - 1989 - Maine College of Art, Portland Maine. Pre-College instructor of painting. Summer Intensive workshops (Continuing Studies) in watercolor
2004 - 1995 - St. John School of the Arts, St. John USVI. Instructor of oil painting, acrylics and watercolor classes. (December, March, June, July and August)
1995 - University of the Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, USVI, Instructor of drawing and painting, Summer (June-August)

Residencies:
1999 - Caneel Bay, St. John USVI, Artist in Residence for one year.
1994 - International Artists Colony, Prilep Academy of Arts, Republic of Macedonia, USA artist in Residence
1991 - College of Santa Fe, New Mexico 'A spiritual connection to place'. Eight Visiting Landscape painters.
1988 - Seoul Institute of the Arts, Seoul, South Korea. (September 1988 Visiting Artist for three weeks).

Selected Solo and Group Shows:
2023 - Dorchester Center for the Arts, Seasonal Shifts, Main Gallery September 1st -October 30th, Opening reception September 9th, Cambridge, MD
2023 - Rhode Island Watercolor Society, The Limited Palette juried group exhibition April 29th -May 28th, Pawtucket, RI
2023 - The Cultural Center of Cape Cod Art & Poetic Text, Juried group show, April 1st - 30th South Yarmouth, MA
2022 - Auer Center for The Arts and Culture - Artlink Contemporary Gallery, Nocturne Fort Wayne, Indiana - Juried by Professor John Hrehov of Purdue University
2022 - Rehoboth Beach Art league 10th Regional Juried Biennial Exhibition August 26th - September 26th (Two paintings selected)
2021 - Las Laguna Art Gallery, juried group show, Textures, Forms, Patterns or Shapes, Laguna Beach, CA August 5th-28th
2021 - Virginia Beach Art Center, 3rd Annual Regional juried Mid-Atlantic 2021 H20 June 4th- June 28th Virginia Beach, VA
2020 - Rehoboth Beach Art league '9th juried Regional Biennial Exhibition August 28th - September 27th, Rehoboth Beach, DE
2020 - Mispillion Art League, 'My Delaware' Group show, July 15th- September 12th.
2020 - Herter Art Gallery, University of Massachusetts, juried Recent work by MFA Alumni. 'From Sun to Cement', March 5th- March 26th, Amherst, MA
2019 - Gallery 37, Pure Drawing Show, Group show of ten artists. October 15th - November 15th, Milford, DE
2018 - Gallery 37 Black and White Exhibition. Group show of sixteen artists. March/April, Milford, DE
2017 - Biggs Museum of American Art, Biggs Picture 2017 Landscapes by Mid-Atlantic States, juried group show, June 2nd - July 23rd, Dover, DE
2015 - Site/109 Gallery - Invitational 20th Anniversary of il. Chiostro (Immagini: Images of Italy), Manhattan, NY
2015 - Le Petite Gallery - Josephine Kier Ltd. Selected solo works over three decades: A Painters vision and journey, March 14th - April 14th Lewes, DE
2014 - Biggs Museum of American Art, Mid-Atlantic juried competition, Perceived Landscapes, May 17th - July 20th Dover, DE
2014 - Elusie Gallery, Little State/Big Sky Delaware. Solo show of current landscapes, Easthampton, MA
2014 - Canal Gallery, 'Views of Holyoke', juried group show, Holyoke, MA
2014 - Ventures Gallery, Rehoboth Beach Art League, Instructors show, May 30th - July 13th Rehoboth Beach, DE
2012 - Easthampton City Arts Gallery, 'Hidden Private side of Artists, group show, Easthampton, MA
2012 - Eagle Hill Cultural Center, solo show, Large Scale Abstractions of the 1980's. April-June, Hardwick, MA
2011 - Elusie Gallery, 'Nolde Revisited- Intimate Watercolors', solo show, October, Easthampton, MA
2010 - The Jasper Rand Art Athenaeum, solo show 'Sojourns: Near and Far', Westfield, MA
2008 - Lumberyard Gallery, two-person show 'Parallel Views' March - April, St. John, USVI
2007 - The Broome Street Gallery, juried group show, NYC, NY
2006 - Mystic Art Center, 50th Regional juried show. 3rd place winner for landscape, Mystic, CT
2005 - Gallery at Four India Street, 'Spring Reflections' solo show, May, Nantucket Island, MA
2004 - New Jersey Center for the Visual Arts, group juried show, Summit, NJ
2004 - Bowery Gallery, National juried show by William Baily, Chelsea, NY
2003, 2002, and 2001 - Fore Street Gallery, 'At the Waters Edge', solo show and two group shows, Portland, ME
2003 - Mystic Art Association, 47th Regional juried show, Honorable mention. Mystic, CT
2001 - Greenwich Village Bistro, Carmine Street, solo show, Italy landscapes, Carmine Street, Soho, NY
1999 - The Walton Arts Center, Two-person show, 'Two Different Approaches'. Fayetteville, AR
1996 - The Springfield Museum of Fine Arts, Invitational Show 'Selected works showcasing the Valley's Best work' Springfield, MA
1994 - Gallery Marko Cepenkov, Center of Plastic Art, Prilep, Republic of Macedonia, 38th Annual group exhibition, International Painters Colony
1988 - Dongnang Arts Center, World Olympics Arts Festival, Juried group show, 'Assemblage/Collage', Seoul, South Korea
1986 - Space Gallery, Seoul Institute of the Arts, group show, New Collages, Seoul, South Korea