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

  • Jewish Senior Life, Boston, Massachusetts

  • Federal Courthouse, Worchester, Massachusetts

  • Various private collections in Massachusetts, Maine, New Hampshire, New York, 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)

  • 2018 Center for the Arts, New London, NH

  • 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

  • 2019 Center for the Arts - ‘Naturally New England’ Sunapee, NH

  • 2019 Ava Gallery- ‘Message for the Future’ Lebanon, NH

  • 2017 Ava Gallery - Summer Exhibition Lebanon, NH

  • 2014 Ava Gallery - Summer Exhibition Lebanon, NH

  • 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