Biography

 

Elizabeth Nelson

2602 Andersonville Road
West Glover VT 05875
802 525 3041
lizinvermont@gmail.com
www.elizabethnelsonstudio.com

Individual Shows

River Arts, Morrisville VT 2017
Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Arts, Lebanon NH 2017
Spotlight Gallery, Montpelier VT 2016
Catamount Arts Center, Rankin Gallery, St. Johnsbury VT 2016
Craftsbury Community Care Center, Craftsbury VT 2012, 2016
University of Vermont Medical Center, Burlington 2016
Innovation Center of Vermont, Burlington VT 2012, 2013, 2015
Burlington International Airport, Burlington VT 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
The Bees Knees, Morrrisville VT 2010, 2012, 2013, 2015
Trustee’s Room, Sterling College Craftsbury VT 2014
Parker Pie Gallery, West Glover VT 2012, 2014
Parson’s Corner, Barton VT 2014
National Life Building, Montpelier VT 2014
Vermont Metro Gallery, Burlington VT 2014
Maltex Building, Burlington VT 2012-2013-2014
Catamounts Arts Center, St. Johnsbury VT 2013
Northeast Kingdom Artisans Guild & Gallery, St. Johnsbury VT 2013
Downs Racklin and Martin, Burlington VT 2012
The Miller’s Thumb, Greensboro VT 2000 – 2003, 2011, 2012
White Water Gallery, East Hardwick VT 2011
Art in the Vermont Supreme Court, Montpelier VT 2000, 2010
The Lodge at Woodloch, Hawley PA 2010
Claire’s, Hardwick VT 2010, 2012
Governor’s Corridor, Montpelier VT 2010
Towle Hill Gallery, Corinth VT 2010
Maple Ridge Gallery, Newark VT 2010
The Art House, Craftsbury Common VT 2009
Cobella Design, Portland OR 2008
Sean & Nora’s, Barre VT 2008
Grannis Gallery, Burlington VT 2007
Staver Locomotive, Portland OR 2007
Roche + Bubois, Portland OR 2006
Lakeview Gallery, Greensboro VT 2006
Vermont Law School, South Royalton VT 2004
Catamount Arts Gallery, St. Johnsbury VT 1998, 2002
Tamarack Gallery, East Craftsbury VT 2001
Office of Mental Health, Waterbury VT 1999
Office of the Agency of Human Services, Waterbury VT 1999
Chaffee Center for the Arts, Rutland VT 1997, 1999
Helen Day Art Center, Stowe, VT 1996
The Center Gallery, Newport VT 1996
Quimby Gallery, Lyndon State College, Lyndonville VT 1995
AVA Gallery, Lebanon NH 1993
Beside Myself Gallery, Arlington VT 1990
Passapartout Gallery, Winooski, VT 1989

Residencies

SíM Artist Residency, Reykjavik, Iceland May 2017
Of Land and Local, Elmore State Park, Shelburne Farms, Elmore and Shelburne VT 2015
Of Land and Local Exhibit at Shelburne Farms 2015
Vermont Studio Center Johnson VT 2000

Juried and Invitational Shows 1990—

New Vistas, Bryan Gallery, Jeffersonville VT 2016
Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery, Center Sandwich NH 2008 through 2016
Land and Light, Bryan Memorial Gallery, Jeffersonville VT 2000 through 2016
The Garden of Earthly Delights, The Miller’s Thumb, Greensboro VT 2016
East to West, Miller’s Thumb Greensboro VT 2016
1-2-3 Math and Art SPA Barre VT 2016
Encountering Yellow, SPA, Barre VT 2016
Farm to Table, Bryan Gallery, Jeffersonville VT 2016
Stark White and The Night, Miller’s Thumb Greensboro VT 2016
River Works II, River Arts, Morrisville VT
Generations, Bryan Gallery, Jeffersonville VT 2015
Romancing The Garden, Bryan Gallery, Jeffersonville VT 2015
SPA, Barre VT Amore, 2015
Catamount Arts, Second Tuesday Group Show 2014
Gems, Bryan Gallery, Jeffersonville VT 2014
Claire’s, Selections from 2nd Tuesday Art Group, Hardwick VT 2013
Gruppe Gallery, Jericho, VT 2013, 2015
Furchgott + Sourdiffe Gallery, (featured artist) Shelburne VT 2011
Trees, Bryan Memorial Gallery, Jeffersonville VT 2011
Second Tuesday, Castleton College, Castleton VT 2011
Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery, Center Sandwich NH 2007– 2015
The Miller’s Thumb Greensboro VT 2000- 2006 2008—2016
KCA, Greensboro VT 2009
Champlain’s Lake Rediscovered, Shelburne VT, New York NY, Manchester VT 2009
N.A.W.A., New York NY 2009
Maple Ridge Gallery Newark VT 2009
2nd Tuesday, AVA Gallery, Lebanon NH 2009
Kiesendahl + Calhoun, Pleasantville NY 2009
Art of Vermont: The State Collection: Bryant Memorial Gallery, Jeffersonville, Bennington Museum, Brattleboro VT, Chaffee Art Center, Rutland VT, Goodrich Library, Newport VT, Catamount Arts, St. Johnsbury VT 2009 -2011
Art in the Vermont Supreme Court Retrospective, Montpelier, VT 2008
Altered Reality, Cooler Gallery, White River Junction, VT 2007
Finish This, Cooler Gallery, White River Junction, VT 2007
Whitewater Gallery, East Hardwick VT 2007, 2014
Pepper Gallery, Boston MA 2007
Behind Closed Doors, Bryan Memorial Gallery, Jeffersonville VT
ArtHop, Burlington VT
Chaffee Center for the Arts, Rutland VT
Vermont Selections, Helen Day Art Center, Stowe VT and St. Michael’s College, Colchester VT
Tamarack Gallery, East Craftsbury VT 2000-2007
Catamount Arts, St.Johnsbury VT
Warebrook Contemporary Music Festival, Irasburg VT
ARA Show, T.W.Wood Gallery, Montpelier VT
Over and Under, T.W.Wood Gallery, Montpelier VT
Office of the Auditor of Accounts, Montpelier VT
Art in the Round Barn, Waitsfield VT
Basin Harbor Invitational Show, Basin Harbor VT
Annual National Exhibition of the Cooperstown Art Association, Cooperstown NY
Stratton Arts Festival, Stratton VT
Generations A.I.R.Gallery, NY, NY
Culture and Agriculture, New Visions Gallery, Marshfield, WI
Artists of the Garden, Helen Day Art Center, Stowe VT
Reflections, Basin Harbor Club, Vergennes VT
Scissors, Paper, Stone: Toward the Cutting Edge, Lexington KY
Susquehanna Art Society 11th Biennial Exhibit, Sellingsgrove PA
Vermont Women Artists Gallery North Star, Grafton VT
Mowing The Mountains, Burlington VT
Vermont Memory Maps: Brattleboro Museum and Johnson State College
Vermont Council on the Arts, Office of the Govenor
Passpartout Galley, Winooski VT
Vermont Artists, Helen Day Arts Center, Stowe VT

Public Art

Royalton Department of Public Safety
Permanent installation:
Four Paintings of the Central Vermont Landscape, Royalton VT 2006
Derby State Police Barracks: Permanent Installation;
Four Paintings of Northern Vermont, Derby VT 2003
Finalist: Caledonia Courthouse, St. Johnsbury VT 2000
Finalist: Permanent Installation, Emory Hebard Building, Newport VT 1998

Awards

2012 Third Prize, Land and Light, Bryan Gallery, Jeffersonville VT
2011 Third Prize, Trees, Bryan Gallery, Jeffersonville VT
1998,1992,1991: Cavanaugh/Kowalisky Prize, Chaffee Art Center, Rutland VT
1995 Award, Art in the Round Barn, Waitsfield VT
1993 Jury Prize, Stratton Arts Festival, Stratton VT

Collections

Burke Mountain Hotel and Conference Center, West Burke VT 2015
Jay Peak Resort and Conference Center, Jay VT 2012
Peggy and Max King, Pittsburgh PA
Ellen Braithwaite and Stephen Schaffran, Richmond CA
The Carver’s Guild, West Groton MA
The New England Grassroots Environmental Fund, Montpelier VT
The Clarina Howard Nichols Center, Morrisville VT
Art of Vermont: The State Collection
Cobella Design, Portland OR
Federal Reserve Bank, Boston MA
Highwood Building, Tanglewood, Lennox MA
The Clinical Center for the Study of Development and Learning,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill NC

Publications

Vermont Public Radio Magazine, Cover
Vermont Artists and the Medical Center of Vermont Calendar 2004, 2014
Champlain’s Lake Revisited, Willowell Foundation Monkton VT 2009
Art of Vermont, The Vermont State Art Collection, NEA American Masterpiece Program 2009
Hello from Vermont, Contemporary Art from the Green Mountain State,
2011 Maison Kasini Canada and Kasini House, Incorporated
www.TheNewsFromPoems.com , Julia Shipley. Images of paintings combined with poems
Greening Vermont; The Search for a Sustainable State Elizabeth Courtney, Back Cover
Crossing Jack Brook; Love and Death in the Woods Paul Lefebvre 2013, Front Cover
http://www.vermontartscouncil.org/blog/symbolic-landscapes/ –2016

Education

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill NC MA
National Defense Education Act Fellowship
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI BS

Represented by:

New Hampshire: Patricia Ladd Carega Gallery, Center Sandwich NH
New York: Kiesendahl + Calhoun, Pleasantville NY
Vermont: Burlington City Arts, Burlington VT
Vermont: Miller’s Thumb Gallery, Greensboro VT
Vermont: Furchgott-Sourdiffe Gallery, Shelburne VT