1976 The Art Students League of New York, Painting

1974 Bard College, BA, Painting


Solo and Two Person Exhibitions

2018 Rochester Museum of Fine Arts, Color Stories: Selected Works by Jeannie Motherwell Rochester, NH

2017 Rafius Fane Gallery, POUR. PUSH. LAYER. Boston, MA

2013  Lynne Scalo Design, New Paintings Westport, CT

2002 - 2011Lyman-Eyer GalleryProvincetown, MA

2007, 2010 Boston University, Metropolitan Gallery, Paintings and Collages Boston, MA

2000 - 2001 Boathouse GalleryProvincetown, MA

1999 Cambridge Public LibraryCambridge, MA

1978 - 1981 Provincetown Group GalleryProvincetown, MA

1974 Bard College Annandale-on-Hudson, NY

Group Exhibitions

2018 AMP GalleryProvincetown, MA

2017 Liquid Art HouseBoston, MA

2017 Galatea Fine Art, The NEW ENGLAND COLLECTIVE VIII Boston, MA

2016 Miami Beach Convention Center, Art Basel Art Weeks 2016 Miami Beach, FL

2016 AMP Gallery, Sanctioned Spaces Provincetown, MA

2016 Cambridge Art Association, 15th National Prize Show Recital Cambridge, MA

2016 Atlantic Works Gallery Boston Biennial 3 Boston, MA

2015 Joy Street Artists, Open Studios Somerville, MA

2015 Brickbottom Gallery, DREAM WEAVERS Somerville, MA

2015 ArcWorks Gallery, Artsy AutumnPeabody, MA

2015 Via Garibaldi 1791, ArtVenice Biennale 3 Venice, Italy

2014 Atlantic Works Gallery, Boston Biennial 3 Boston, MA

2014, 2015 Somerville Museum, Artists' Choice Somerville, MA

2013 Brickbottom Gallery, Chain Reaction Somerville, MA

2012 Antiques & Art Avant-Garde Greenwich, Bruce Museum and Greenwich Historical, Greenwich, CT

2004 - 2012 Lyman-Eyer Gallery Provincetown, MA

2004-2012 Acme Fine Art Provincetown Views, Boston, MA

2010 Fay Chandler Gallery, 10th Annual Small Works Cambridge, MA

2010 Cambridge Arts Council Gallery, Cambridge Studios Salon Preview Exhibition Cambridge, MA

2009 Provincetown Art Association and Museum (PAAM), Generations Exhibition Provincetown, MA

2001 - 2009 Maud Morgan Visual Arts Center, Sacramento St. Gallery, Small Works Cambridge, MA

2005 Newton Free Library, Rock, Paper, ScissorsNewton, MA

2003 Monroe Center for the Arts, Landscapes Lexington, MA

2002 Art of July 10th Annual Boston, MA

2002 Boston State House Exhibition, Invitational: Travel Boston, MA

2002 Color Stories, Inc., Competitive Exhibition Boston, MA

2002, 2003 Stebbins GalleryCambridge, MA

2002 New England School of Art & Design at Suffolk University,9/11 Exhibition Event Boston, MA

2002 TransCultural Coaster Project: The World (Curated by Charles Giuliani) Boston, MA

2002 Lynn Arts, Possibilities, 2nd Annual Mixed MediaLynn, MA

2002 New England School of Art, Digital City: New Squirts for Now People Boston, MA

1999 - 2001 Provincetown Art Association & Museum (PAAM) Provincetown, MA

2000 Gallery 57, Cambridge Arts Council Cambridge, MA

1998 - 1999 DNA Gallery Provincetown, MA


Selected Publications

"Jeannie Motherwell: Her Art Stands by Itself," by Dirk Vanduffel, Artdependence Magazine, Belgium, October, 2017

"Jeannie Motherwell’s paintings revel in abstraction," by Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, October 13, 2017

Jeannie Motherwell: Pour. Push. Layer. at "Rafius Fane Gallery," by James Foritano, Artscope, September/October, 2017

"SOWA FALL PREVIEW: CHANGES IN THE AIR," by Suzanne Volmer, Artscope, September/October, 2017

"POUR. PUSH. LAYER.," by Susan Rand Brown, Art New England, Vol. 38, Issue 5, September - October, 2017

"Jeannie Motherwell at her SoWa Boston Exhibit in the Rafius Fane Gallery," video interview by Artscope Magazine's Suzanne Volmer, September, 2017

"Boston Based Artist Jeannie Motherwell Draws Structures From Uncertainty" THE SILO, November 28, 2016

"Jeannie Motherwell" Interview from Yale University Radio WYBCX, November 16, 2016

"Jeannie Motherwell's Provincetown work is haunted by the Patricia Marie" Provincetown Banner, Vol. 22, Number 26, October 13, 2016

"Dancing with a creative partner gently leading me into moves I have not yet experienced." Jeannie Motherwell, interviewer: Kit Kennedy, San Francisco Peace and Hope, Issue 5

"Sanctioned Spaces," by Jeannie Motherwell, Vasari21, April 5, 2016

"Tide No. 2," Home page of San Francisco Peace and Hope, excerpt, downloaded April 24, 2015 (Acrobat pdf file)

2014"Ebbing," Masthead/cover of Art Connection, Fall/Winter, 2014

San Francisco Peace and Hope "The Book", wrap around book jacket featuring "Tide 2"

"'One Thing and One Thing Only - To Paint'," interviewer: Kit Kennedy, San Francisco Peace and Hope, Issue 4

"Night Rhythms,", Issue 4, Chapter 1

"Elementary" and "Circle of Life," Avenue, April, 2014, page 94

2013"Elementary" and "Circle of Life," Quintessence, November 18, 2013

"Dance" Hamptons Cottages and Gardens, July 15, 2013

"'Never Give Up the Joy and Awe of Exploration,' An interview with painter Jeannie Motherwell," interviewer: Kit Kennedy, San Francisco Peace and Hope, Issue 3

"River Run," San Francisco Peace and Hope, Issue 2, Chapter2

"Patricia Marie: Abyss," San Francisco Peace and Hope, Spring / Fall issues, 2012

"Robert Motherwell, Helen Frankenthaler and Cape Cod Influence the Works of Jeannie Motherwell," by Jeannie Motherwell, Journal of the Print World, Vol. 35, Number 1, January, 2012 (Acrobat pdf file)

"Dune with Dreams", Good Samaritan Medical Center, Emergency Department, audio guide  Play audio

"Jeannie Motherwell: New Work," by Jim Foritano, Artscope Magazine, July/August, 2011 (Acrobat pdf file)

"Patricia Marie: Abyss"  San Francisco Peace and Hope, Issue 1, Chapter 1  and "Elegy 911: An American Tragedy" Chapter 5

"Jeannie Motherwell — Paintings and Collages: 2004-2010," Boston University Metropolitan College, Winter, 2011 (Acrobat pdf file)

"The Provincetown Roots of Jeannie Motherwell," Provincetown Magazine, Vol. 32, Issue 15, July 23, 2009

"Capsule Previews," artscope, New England's Culture Magazine, November/December, 2008

"Studio Show Recollections/Robert Motherwell," by Jeannie Motherwell, Provincetown Arts Magazine, Vol. 23, annual issue, 2008/2009

"Robert and Jeannie Motherwell", Provincetown Art Guide

"Year In Review 2007," by Sue Harrison, Provincetown Banner, Vol. 13, Number 34, December 27, 2007

"Gallery Scene," Provincetown Magazine, Vol. 30, Issue 18, August 9, 2007

"Administrator by Day, Artist by Night," by Rebecca McNamara, BU Today, August 8, 2007

"Jeannie Motherwell Unlocks the Ghost of the Patricia Marie," by Susan Rand Brown, Provincetown Banner

"Patricia Marie," Provincetown Magazine, Vol. 30, Issue 17

"Artists: Art Talk," Provincetown Arts Magazine, Vol. 19, annual issue, 2007-2008

"On display at the MET Gallery," Boston University Metropolitan College, commencement 2007

"Jeannie Motherwell & Friends @ Lyman-Eyer," Provincetown Magazine, Vol. 29, Issue 21, August 31, 2006

"Making a Bid," Boston Globe 'Sidekick,'

2005"Sea Change," American Airlines 'American Way,' December 1, 2005

"Around P'town," Provincetown Banner and Advocate, July 30, 2005

"Open Studios: Art in Context," by Kristin Lambert, artsMEDIA Magazine, May/June, 2005

"Artists: Art Talk," Provincetown Arts Magazine, Vol. 18, annual issue, 2004/2005

"Faculty artwork," Boston University Metropolitan College, Winter 2005

"Weld, Click, Rip: Three North Cambridge Artists join forces for an exhibit," by Chris Helms,
Cambridge Chronicle

"The Seen and the Unseen, Jeannie Motherwell and Deborah Barlow Show New Work," by Brenner Thomas, Editor,Provincetown Magazine, Vol. 27, Issue 12, June 24-30, 2004 (Acrobat pdf file)

"On Display: Jeannie Motherwell Works on Paper," Life In Provincetown, Vol. 3, Issue 9, June 24, 2004

"Artists: Art Talk," Provincetown Arts Magazine, Vol. 18, annual issue, 2003/2004

"Finding the Light: Artist's Statements," by Stuard Derrick, Provincetown Magazine, Vol. 25, Issue 25, September 19-25, 2002

A Sense of Place: An Anthology of Cape Women Writers by Gillian Drake, published by Shank Painter Publishing

"The Gallery Scene," Cape Arts Review

"Art Talk," Provincetown Arts Magazine

"Portrait of an Artist: Jeannie Motherwell," by Stuard Derrick, Provincetown Magazine, Vol. 25, Issue 18, August 1-7, 2002

"Open Studios Offers Artists, Public A Chance To Interact," Cambridge Chronicle

"Peek Behind the Painting," by David Ortiz, Cambridge Tab, April 26, 2002

On Equal Ground: Photographs from an Artist's Community by Norma Holt, Provincetown Art Association & Museum (PAAM)

2000artsMEDIA Magazine, Summer Issue

"Jeannie Motherwell: Painting Again," by Dan Cooper, P'town Women Magazine

"Beyond the Windows: A Conversation with Jeannie Motherwell," by Peter Alson, Provincetown Arts Magazine

"Works in Progress," The Cambridge Tab

Face of the Artist: Photographs by Norma Holt through Provincetown Art Association & Museum (PAAM) Exhibition, July 1980



2016 "Limitless," "Pic of the Day" on Facebook and Instagram

15th National Prize Show Cambridge Art Association, Recital, Acrylic on canvas on board (Juror: Paul C. Ha, Director, MIT List Visual Arts Center)

 Visual Arts Artist Fellowship
Somerville Arts Council

2015 1st Prize, Artsy Autumn ArcWorks Gallery, Riskful Training, Acrylic on Encausticbord (Juror: Erin Becker, Norma Jean Calderwood Director of the Cambridge Art Association)

 Black & White 2015 Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition, A Sacred Trade (Juror: Christiane Paul, Curator of New Media Arts, Whitney Museum of American Art; New York, NY)

2013 Artist of the Week, The Art Connection

2009 - Corporate Art Loan Program, deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum

2009 Home Is Where The Art Is, Boston Children's Hospital

2008 Advisory Board, Cambridge Open Studios (COS)

2003 - 2007 Public Art Commission, Advisory Committee, Cambridge Arts Council

2003 Juror, Monroe Center for the Arts, Competitive Landscape Exhibition

2002 Best In Show, Annual Open Juried Photography Show Stebbins Gallery, Cambridge (Juror: Paul Weiner)

2000 National's Competition Finalist, Provincetown Art Association & Museum (PAAM)



Cambridge Art Association (CAA) 2016 - present

North Cambridge Arts (NoCa) 2000 - present

Joy Street Artists 2014 - present


Related Experience

Boston University, Graduate Program in Arts Administration, Program Assistant 2002-2015

Cambridge Arts Council Public Art Commission 2003-2007

Bruce Museum, Education Department 1994-1997

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