BERT YARBOROUGH
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EDUCATION

University of Iowa, MFA
University of Iowa, MA
Clemson University, BA-Architechture

PROFESSIONAL

Current
Associate Professor of Art
Department of Fine and Performing Arts, Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH

Faculty, Summer Program
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

Chairman, Visual Committee
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

Summer Faculty
Massachusetts College of Art/Fine Arts Work Center Graduate MFA Program, Provincetown, MA

Mentor, MFA Program
Massachusetts College of Art/Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

2009-2008
Summer Faculty
Southshore Center for the Arts, Cohasset, MA

Mentor, MFA Program
Massachusetts College of Art/Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

2004-2003
Faculty, Summer Program
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

2001-1998
Faculty, Summer Workshops
Massachusetts College of Art, Bennington, VT

1997
Gallery Director
Karl Drerup Fine Arts Gallery, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH

Lecturer
Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH

Councilor
New Hampshire State Council on the Arts

President
New Hampshire Visual Artist Coalition

Lecturer, Painting
Colby-Sawter College, New London, NH

Faculty, Summer Program
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

1994-1995
Acting Director, Studio Art Exhibitions Program
Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

1993
Lecturer, Fine Arts
Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH

1992
Visiting Artist
Oxbow, Sugatuck, MI

Visiting Artist
Middlebury College, Middlebury, VT

1991
Project Director/Curator, "Herbert Waters: A Retrospective"
Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH, Keene State College, Keene, NH, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH

Program Advisory Committee
New Hampshire State Council on the Arts

Visiting Artist
Amherst College, Amherst, MA

1989-1990
Gallery Director
Karl Drerup Gallery, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH

Lecturer, Fine Arts
Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH

1986-1988
Instructor, Photography
Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA

1985
Instructor, Basic Design
University of California, Irvine Extension, Irvine, CA

1980
Visiting Artist
Goddard College, Plainfield, VT

1979-1983
Chairman, Visual Committee
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

1978-79
Gallery Director
Hudson Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1974
Instructor, Photography
Department of Architechture, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

HONORS & AWARDS

1994
Individual Artist Fellowship (Painting)
New Hampshire State Council on the Arts

1990
Individual Artist Fellowship (Painting)
New Hampshire State Council on the Arts

1984
Fullbright Fellowship in Sculpture
Nigeria, West Africa

1981
Residency
Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY

1980
National Endowment for the Arts Fellowship Grant in Sculpture

1976-1978
Residency Fellowship in Sculpture and Drawing
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

1977
Residency
Yaddo, Saratoga Springs, NY

ONE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2013
“First Figures”
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

2011
“True Romance and Other Fictions”
McGowan Fine Arts, Concord, NH

2009
"Selected Paintings: 1999-2009
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

2008
"Heavenly Bodies and Other Attractions: Recent Paintings and Works on Paper
McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH

2005
Recent Paintings and Works on Paper
McGowan Fine Arts, Concord, NH

"Selected Monoprints: 1990-2004"
Two Rivers Printmaking Studio, White River Junction, VT

2003
"Gone to Seed," Recent Work
McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH

"Progress Drawings"
Pagus Gallery, Norristown, PA

2002
"Recent Work"
East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2001
"Recent Work"
East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

2000
"Paintings & Works on Paper"
McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH

"Recent Work"
East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1999
"Paintings"
Merrimack College, North Andover, MA

"Recent Work"
East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1997
"Out of My Head," Paintings and Drawings
Kimball Union Academy, Meriden, NH

"Paintings"
Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH

"Recent Work"
Cherrystone Gallery, Wellfleet, MA

"Recent Work"
McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH

1996
"Paintings and Works on Paper"
Takara Gallery, Houston, TX

"Paintings and Works on Paper"
Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

"Paintings and Works on Paper"
AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH

"Works on Paper"
Asian Center Odawara, Odawara, Japan

1994
"Paintings and Works on Paper"
McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH

1993
"Selected Paintings, Drawings, and Prints: 1979-1993"
Silver Cultural Arts Center, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH

Paintings and Drawings
New England College Gallery, New England College, Henniker, NH

1992
Drawings and Monoprints
Viva Spirit, Kawasaki, Japan

Paintings, Drawings, and Monoprints
Leland Gallery, Springfield, VT

1990
Recent Paintings and Drawings
The Harrison Gallery, Boca Raton, FL

1989
Recent Paintings and Drawings
Judi Rotenberg Gallery, Boston MA

1987
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND

1986
Tweed Museum of Art, University of Minnesota - Duluth, Duluth, MN

1985
Hudson Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1981
Hudson Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1977
New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, NM

1976
Sioux City Art Center, Sioux City, IA

1975
Davenport Art Gallery, Davenport, IA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2014
“Organic Matters”
South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA

2013
“Contemporary Cape Cod Artists: Images of Land and Sea”
Tao Water Art Gallery, Barnstable, MA

“Recent Work”
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

2012
“Recent Work”
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

“Recent Work”
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

2011
“Two Colby-Sawyer Printmakers”
Two Rivers Printmaking Studio, White River Junction, VT

Recent Work
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

"Naturally Inspired"
Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, MA

“Tides of Provincetown”
New Britain Museum of Art, New Britain, CT
The Westmoreland Museum of American Art, PA
The Wichita Art Museum, KS
The Cape Cod Museum of Art, MA

2010
"Recent Paintings with Paul Bowen and Jack Tworkov"
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

"artSTRAND at FP3," Group Exhibition
FP3 Gallery, Boston, MA

"Faculty Exhibition
Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH

2009
"Progress Drawings and Black & White Plans,"
New England College, Henniker, NH

"Into the Sun," Recent Paintings with Bob Bailey, Jim Peters, and Catherine Bradford
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

"Naturally Inspired"
Highfield Hall, Falmouth, MA

2008
Recent Paintings with Paul Bowen
AVA Art Center, Lebanon, NH

Recent Paintings and Works on Paper with Bob Bailey and Holly Hughes
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

"Faculty Exhibition"
Two Rivers Printmaking Studio, White River Junction, VT

"At Home on the Cape -- Celebrating the 40th Anniversary of the Fine Arts Work Center"
Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, MA
September - November 2008

2007
"Go Figure! The Figure in Contemporary Art"
The McIninch Art Gallery, Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, NH

"Recent Paintings" with Jim Peters and Jay Critchley
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

"Bodies in Ink", Monoprints
Two Rivers Printmaking Studio, White River Junction, VT

artSTRAND - Selected Work
Digitas Corporation, Boston, MA

2006
Faculty Exhibition
Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery, Provincetown, MA

Recent Work with Paul Bowen and Dan Ranalli
Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH

"New Hampshire Paintings in the 21st Century"
Kimball-Jenkins School of Art, Concord, NH and Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH

"Clones"
Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery, Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH

2005
Faculty Exhibition, AVA Gallery Workshop Faculty
AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH

Faculty Exhibition
Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH

Recent Paintings with Paul Bowen and Sarah Lutx
artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA

Summer Faculty Exhibition
South Shore Center for the Arts, Cohasset, MA

Drawing Invitational
Schoolhouse Gallery, Provincetown, MA

"Triage"
Collaborative and Individual Works with Paul Bowen and M.P. Landis
55 Mercer, New York, NY

2004
"Self-Portraits" with Jessica Jacobs
Lyceum Gallery, Deerfield School, Manchester, NH

"Three: Individual and Collaborative Works" with Paul Bowen and M.P. Landis
Battelle-Harding Gallery, Greenfield, MA

"Greetings From Provincetown: Images of Summer"
Gallery Beshert, Montclair, NJ

2003
Battelle-Harding Gallery, Greenfield, MA

DNA Gallery, Provincetown, MA

"Summer Faculty Exhibition"
South Shore Center for the Arts, Cohasset, MA

2002
"Summer Faculty Exhibition"
South Shore Center for the Arts, Cohasset, MA

"Summer Faculty Exhibition - Art New England/Mass. College of Art
Plum Gallery, Williamstown, MA

2001
"New Hampshire Biennial"
New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH

2000
"Black and White"
AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH

1999
Group Exhibition
Cherrystone, Gallery, Wellfleet, MA

"Convergence: Works on Paper"
New England College, Henniker, NH

"Houston We Have A Problem"
Yukiko Lunday Gallery, Houston, TX

1998
Group Exhibition
Beavis Frank Gallery, Kittery Point, ME

Summer Faculty Exhibition
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

Group Exhibition
East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1997
Summer Faculty Exhibition
Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

1996
Cherrystone Gallery, Wellfleet, MA

1995
UFO Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1994
UFO Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1993
"Fine Arts Work Center 25th Anniversary Exhibition"
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

"Positive Alliances"
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

Faculty Exhibition
Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH

Group Exhibition
UFO Gallery, Provincetown, MA

"Abstract Visions"
Hollander and Co., York Harbor, ME

Three Person Exhibition
T.W. Wood Art Gallery, Vermont College Arts Center, Montpelier, VT

1992-1994
"Beyond Isms: Contemporary Abstraction"
Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, ME

"Blacks"
DAS Gallery, Lebanon, NH

Three Person Exhibition
Group Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1991
"The Far Field: Six Americans in Japan"
Excellent Coast, Yokohama, Japan and Hyogo Toyota, Kobe, Japan

"Decade of Excellence"
Library Arts Center, Newport, NH

"The Printed Image"
Chapel Arts Center, Saint Anselm College, Manchester, NH

"Three Person Exhibition"
Group Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1990
"New Art/New Hampshire"
Thorne-Sagendorph Gallery, Keene State College, Keene, NH

"Regional Selections"
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH

Three Person Exhibition
Group Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1989
Faculty Exhibition
Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH

Three Person Exhibition
Group Gallery, Provincetown, MA

Two-Person Exhibit
AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH

"The Assembled Image"
Provincetown Arts Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

"North Country Artists"
Drerup Gallery, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH

"Art of the 90s"
Judi Rotenberg Gallery, Boston, MA

1988
"20/20: Twenty Artists Choose Twenty Artists"
Provincetown Arts Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

"New Faces"
John Thomas Gallery, Fullerton, CA

"Emerging Artists"
Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA

1987
"New Juice in Orange County II"
Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA

1986
"Collage"
George Ciscle Gallery, Baltimore, MD

1985
"Southern Exposure"
Brockton Art Museum, Brockton, MA

1984
"Flatworks"
Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC

1983
"Sticks"
Addison Gallery of Contemporary Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, MA

Hudson D. Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1982
"Woven, Painted, Built"
Boston University Gallery, Boston, MA

1979
"Flatworks"
Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC

Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown

1977
"Proposals for Lake Sculpture"
Evanston Art Center, Evanston, IL

1976
Davidson College, Davidson, NC

1974
Louisiana Bicentennial, Baton Rouge, LA

Crosby Kemper Gallery, Kansas City, MO

1973
New Louisiana Artists
Museum of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA

Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Dallas, TX

1972
Sheldon Art Gallery, Lincoln, NB

1970
Nelson-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, MO

ARTICLES and REVIEWS

“Contemporary Cape Cod Artists: Images of Land and Sea”
By Deborah Forman

"Enchantment and Discontent: Bert Yarborough's Singular Aesthetic"
By Riva Blau, Provincetown Arts, 2009

"An Expressive Art: Paintings by Bert Yarborough""
By Katherine Hart, Hood Museum of Art, 2009

"Bert Yarborough: Selected Paintings - 1999-2009"
Provincetown Art Association and Museum, 2009

"Non-Objective Painting in Cape Cod Galleries"
Cape Arts Review, 2008

"Bert Yarborough: Heavenly Bodies"
Artscope, March 2008

Exhibition Review
Art NewEngland, March 2008

Exhibition Review
Valley News, February 2007

Exhibition Review
Concord Monitor, September 2005

Exhibition Review: "Beautiful Monsters"
Artsmedia, September 2005

Interview - "artSTRAND"
Provincetown Arts, Summer, 2005

Exhibition Review: "Brash Menagerie"
Cape Cod Times, July 2005

Article: "Primal Urges"
Concord Monitor, February 2003

Article: "The O.K. Guy"
Provincetown Arts, Summer 2002-2005

Article: "Free to Go with the Flow"
Concord Monitor, May 1997

Article: "Yarborough's Work Reflects Artistic Truce"
Provincetown Banner, Provincetown, MA August 1996

Article: "Exuberance and Joy Abound in AVA Show"
Valley News, Hanover, NH, May 1996

Cover: "Painting Reproduction, Cronica Del Desencanto: La Narrativa De Manuel Vazquez Montalban by Jose F. Colmeiro"
North-South Center Press, University of Miami, Miami, FL

Interview: "Bert Yarborough and the Art of Marks"
Concord Monitor, August 1989

Article: "Strong Background, Solid Reference"
Cape Codder, August 1989

Exhibition Review
Art New England, June 1989, 1993

Cover: Painting Reproduction
New England Review and Bread Loaf Quarterly, Winter 1988

Drawings, From the Peaked Hills - A Collection of Writing and Drawing
1988

Interview: "Bert & Cynthia"
Provincetown Arts, Summer 1987

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Boston Public Library, Boston, MA
Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, NH
Hood Museum of Art, Hanover, NH
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Ithaca, NY
Hotel Cosima, Tokyo, Japan
Merrimack College, North Andover, MA
North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND
Nelson-Atkins Museum, Kansas City MO
Plymouth State College, Plymouth NH
Provincetown Art Association & Museum, Provincetown, MA
State of Louisiana, Baton Rouge, LA
Southern New Hampshire University, Manchester, NH Tweed Museum of Art, Duluth, MN
University of Iowa Art Museum, Iowa City, IA
Waskomium Collection, Burlington, VT
Wheaton College, Norton, MA

REPRESENTED BY

artSTRAND, Provincetown, MA
McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH