'Can You Know'     Encaustic Painting on mdf board    

'Can You Know'     Encaustic Painting on mdf board    

About

Edibeth Farrington is an artist who arrived in New Hampshire in 1972, for a 2 week vacation, and never left. She has been making art ever since. Retiring in 2013, after teaching art for 25 years, she now devotes her time working her studio practice and spending time in nature as much as possible.

 

 

CURRICULUM VITAE 

JURIED MEMBER ORGANIZATIONS 

  • 2001-Present    AVA Gallery and Art Center, Lebanon, NH
  • 1990-93             Sharon Art Center, Sharon, New Hampshire
  • 1990-94             League of New Hampshire Craftsmen,                                   Concord, New Hampshire 
  • 1977-79              Sandwich Home Industries, Sandwich, New      Hampshire 

COLLECTIONS 

  • Federal Courthouse, Boston, Massachusetts 
  • Various private collections in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, Washington, North Carolina, Washington D.C., Florida. Ohio, Germany, France, and Spain. 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

  •  Festival of the Arts, 1998-99 Southern Vermont Art Center Catalog,          Manchester, Vermont
  • John Downs, The PSC Clock, 1995 
  • Jacqueline Smith, The Meredith News, 1993 

TEACHING 

  • 1993-2013    Art Instructor, Belmont High School
  • 1998             Instructor in Drawing, Plymouth State University
  • 1993             Instructor in Color & Design, Hesser College
  • 1992             Instructor in Drawing, Hesser College
  • 1987-92        Art Instructor, Moultonborough Central School

EDUCATION

  • 2017             Encaustic Workshop w/ Paula Roland, Santa Fe, NM
  • 2016             Norristown Arts w/Tim Hawkesworth
  • 2015             Art New England, Painting w/ Tim Hawkesworth                                                                        
  • 2013             Monoprint Encaustic w/ Paula Roland, Santa Fe, NM
  • 2012             Art New England, Mixed Media w/ Laurel Sparks 
  • 2007            Women's Studio Workshop, carborundum printmaking
  • 2006            Women's Studio Workshop, photo printmaking
  • 2004            R&F Encaustic Workshop, Plymouth State College
  • 2003            Taos Institute of Art, Artists Books w/ Sas Colby
  • 2000            Art New England, painting w/Wilfredo Chiesa
  • 1998             Art New England, mixed media w/ Julie Graham
  • 1998             MEd. Lesley College, Cambridge, Massachsuetts
  • 1996             Art New England, painting w/ Wilfredo Chiesa 
  • 1993             Studio assistant for Jules Olitski
  • 1992             Art New England, painting w/ Harel Kedem 
  • 1991              Art New England, painting w/ Harel Kedem
  • 1987             BS_Summa Cum Laude, Plymouth State College, NH

PREVIOUS REPRESENTATION

  • Artisimo - Scottsdale, AZ 
  • Vessels and Jewels - New London, NH 
  • Kathryn Gallery - Columbus, Ohio
  • Artstream Gallery - Rochester, NH 

EXHIBITIONS (*solo exhibitions)

  • 2016*     Art for a Cause, Benefit Show for Families First, NH
  • 2014*     Pay It Forward Farm, Benefit Show, Andover, NH
  • 2013       AVA Gallery, Members Exhibition, Lebanon, NH
  • 2012       Artstream Gallery, 'Summer Dreams' Rochester, NH
  • 2008      Artstream Gallery, 'Incredible Print Show', Rochester, NH
  • 2007      Artstream Gallery, 'Mapping the Way', Rochester, NH
  • 2006     'New Hampshire Painting in the 21st Century’, Kimball Jenkins Estate and Plymouth State University, NH 
  • 2006     Artstream Gallery, 'Composite Memories', Rochester, NH  
  • 2005     Kathryn Gallery, Columbus, Ohio 
  • 2004     Ava Gallery, Group Show, Lebanon, NH
  • 2003     WCA-NH, Belknap Mill, Laconia, NH
  • 2003     Mill Brook Gallery, Concord, NH
  • 2002     WCA-NH,  Society for the Protection of NH Forests, NH
  • 2002     WCA-NH, Newport Arts Center, Newport, NH 
  • 2002     Belknap Mill, Laconia, NH 
  • 2001      Pip Gallery, Plymouth, NH
  • 1998     Circa 2000 Gallery, Cleveland, Ohio 
  • 1998     Art 3, Manchester, NH
  • 1996*    D&M 301, Plymouth, NH
  • 1994     YIKES!, Center Harbor, NH
  • 1993*    Meredith Public Library, Meredith, NH
  • 1990     Horizon’s Edge Gallery, Campton, NH 

JURIED SHOWS

  • 2017     Ava Gallery -  Summer Exhibition
  • 2014     Ava Gallery - Summer Exhibition
  • 2006    AVA Gallery - 13th Annual Summer Exhibition Lebanon, NH
  • 2005    WCA-NH, Kimball Jenkins Gallery, Concord, NH
  • 2004    AVA Gallery - 12th Annual Summer Exhibition Lebanon, NH 
  • 2004    Artstream Gallery, ‘Spring Cleaning’ Rochester, NH
  • 2003    WCA-NH, "Personal Icons', Franklin Pierce Law Center, Concord, NH
  • 2003    Ava Gallery, Eleventh Annual Juried Summer Exhibition, Lebanon, NH
  • 1999     Cambridge Art Association National Prize Show, Boston, MA
  • 1999     Southern Vermont Art Center, Manchester, VT
  • 1997     Collector’s Gallery, Southern Vermont Art Center, Manchester, VT
  • 1996     Southern Vermont Art Center National Fall Show, Manchester, VT
  • 1988     Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH
  • 1986     Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH 
  • 1979     Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH
  • 1978     Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH