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, NH
  • 1977-79    Sandwich Home Industries, Sandwich, NH

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

  • The Andover Beacon, 2014
  • 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

GALLERIES

  • 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