Alexandra Sheldon

Alexandra's Experience 

Teaching Experience

2014-present Concord Art Association [Concord, MA]
2010-present Maud Morgan Art Center  [Cambridge, MA]
2010-2012 Mass. College of Art  [Boston, MA]
2005-2011  Arsenal Arts Center  [Watertown, MA]
2004  Buckingham Browne and Nichols Middle School, [Cambridge, MA]
2002-present  Weekly collage classes in Essex Street studio [Cambridge, MA]
2001-2009  Newton Community Education [Newton, MA]
2001-present  Private Tutor  [Cambridge, MA]
2001-2003  Brookline Adult Education  [Brookline, MA]
1998-present  Snow Farm,  [Williamsburg, MA]


1982-84  Traveling scholar based in Paris
1982  School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Fifth Year Program
1981  Tufts University, Medford, MA, BFA
1980  School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, Diploma
1974-75  San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

Awards & Events

2014  Channel 22 August 2014 Collage Demonstration on Live TV program "Mass Appeal"
2013  Artist's Resource Trust (A.R.T.) Grant
2008  Studio Visit Magazine
2005  Frances N. Roddy Competition, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA
2005  Viridian Artists Juried Exhibit, Curators Choice Award, Chelsea, NY
2001  The Oprah Winfrey Show, Chicago, IL, April 11
2001  The Early Show, CBS: Interview with a Painter, April 2-4
1997-01  Residency, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
1992-96  Artist in Residence, Paint Maine Summer Program, Tenant's Harbor, ME
1993  Artist/Portrait: Alexandra Sheldon Film Documentary: Carpenter Center, Harvard University
1992  Residency, Triangle Artists Workshop, NY
1989  Residency, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, VA
1982  Fifth Year Traveling Scholarship, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1980  Dana Pond Award, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
1979  Residency, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME
1979  Boit Award, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA


Solo Exhibitions

2020 Members Gallery, 2 person show, Concord Art, fall 2020
2019 Weston Public Library Gallery, Weston, MA, Jan 30-Feb 28
2018  Rines Gallery, Weston MA, May 13-July 1
2018  Northampton Center for the Arts, Hawley St. Northampton, Mar 24-May 24
2017  Chandler Gallery, Cambridge, MA, July 10-August 4
2012  Project Room, Gallerie Cerulean
2012  Gutman Library, Harvard University, June 20-July 12
2009-2010  The Trident, Boston, MA
2008  Belmont Gallery, Belmont, MA
2005  Blue Room, One Kendall Square, Cambridge, MA
2000-07  Essex Street Open Studios, Cambridge, MA
1999  Sage Gallery, Easthampton, MA
1998  French Library Gallery, Boston, MA
1993  WGBH Gallery, Boston, MA
1989  Laughlin-Winkler Gallery, A Street, Boston, MA
1988  Cornucopia Gallery, Boston, MA
1987  Modestino Gallery, Cambridge, MA
1987  Ashawagh Hall, East Hampton, NY
1986  Laughlin-Winkler Gallery, A Street, Boston, MA

Group Exhibitions

2016  Ex Libris Exchange [Boston/Strasbourg]
2012 Beyond the Book, Honan Library  [Allston, MA]
2012 Par Avion Exhibit [Boston (June) & Strasbourg, France (November)]
2012 Caladan Gallery, Isolation Exhibit  [Cambridge, MA]
2011 Chandler Gallery  [Cambridge, MA]
2011 Beyond the Book, Honan Library  [Allston, MA]
2010  Gallery Seven  [Maynard, MA]
2005-2010  Icons & Altars, New Art Center  [Newton MA]
2005  Frances N. Roddy Competition, Concord Art Association  [Concord, MA]
2005  Viridian Chelsea, New York NY News Art: Art From Another Reality 13
2005  Viridian Chelsea, New York NY XVI Annual Juried Exhibition
2004-09  Small Works, Sacramento Street Gallery [Cambridge, MA]
2002  Two Sisters, Group show  [Northampton, MA]
2002  Fainting Couch Productions  [Lexington, MA]
2001  Beyond Our Vision, Bemidji Art Ctr.  [Minnesota]
2000  Aids Benefit Show, Harvard University  [Cambridge, MA]
1999  Sage Gallery  [Easthampton, MA]
1999  Attleboro Art Museum  [Attleboro, MA]
1998  Journals Show, New Art Center  [Newton, MA]
1994-96  Sherry French Gallery  [Tenants Harbor, ME]
1996  The Design Center  [Lowell, MA]
1995  Curren Associates Gallery  [Lincoln, MA]
1986-91  Laughlin-Winkler Gallery, A Street  [Boston, MA]
1984  Modestino Gallery  [Cambridge, MA]
1983  Gay Head Gallery  [Martha's Vineyard, MA]
1982  Museum of Fine Arts  [Boston, MA]
1978-81  School of the Museum of Fine Arts  [Boston, MA]
1978  Boston University Gallery  [Boston, MA]

Private Collections

Pamela Fox, Weston, MA
Benny Kay, New York, NY
Gillette Corporation, Boston, MA
Fidelity Corporation, Boston, MA
Lisa Houck, Dedham, MA
Judith and Peik Larsen, Cambridge, MA
Charles Coyle, East Hampton, NY
Christine Lane, Cambridge, MA
Peter and Babette Loring, Beverly, MA
Drew Beattie, New York, NY
Jeffrey Reed, Philadelphia, PA
Philippe Zani, Paris, France
Hillary and Pierre Illick, Belmont MA
John Hanes, Berkeley, CA