SARAH BATES WASHBURN

Sarah Bates Washburn: CV
Born Brockton, MA 1978
Lives and works in Plymouth, MA

Education and Training
2016MFA-VA: Master of Fine Arts in Visual Arts, Lesley University College of Art and Design, Cambridge, MA
2015 Mentorship with Nancy Dwyer, Burlington, VT
2014-15Mentorship with Beth Campbell, Brooklyn, NY
2001 BA: Bachelor of Arts, concentration in Painting, Bridgewater State University, Bridgewater, MA

Solo Exhibition
2017Chazan Family Gallery, “Make America __________ Again,” Rhode Island College, Providence, RI

Group Exhibitions
2018Lamont Gallery, “Representing Feminism(s),” Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH
New Art Center, “Dialogues: Medium and Materiality,” Newton, MA
Rondileau Campus Center, “Anger Outlet,” Bridgewater State University (BSU), Bridgewater, MA
2017Vandernoot Gallery, “Coded,” BLAA & Lesley University, Cambridge, MA
Vandernoot Gallery, “To the Moon,” Video Pop-Up, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA
UHALL Lower Level, “Work in Progress (WIP): Alumni Pop-up,” Lesley University, Cambridge, MA
2016 Lunder Art Center, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Cambridge, MA
Lamont Gallery, “Change Agents: Personal Art as Political Tactic,” Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, NH 
Distillery Gallery, “Post-Gay,” Boston, MA
Attleboro Art Museum, “Patterns,” Attleboro, MA
BCA, Medicine Wheel Productions, Art as Threshold, “A Day Without Art,” Boston, MA
2015-06Plymouth Center for the Arts (PCA), Russell Juried Gallery, Annual and Seasonal Exhibition Participation, Plymouth, MA
2013Cape Cod Art Association, “National Exhibit,” Barnstable, MA
2012South Shore Science Center, Open Studio Painters, Norwell, MA
PCA, Annual Juried Exhibition, Plymouth, MA, (2007, 2008, 2010)
2001 Kingston Gallery, “New Art ’01,” Boston, MA

Collaborations
2016Andrew Knight, Andrew Knight Annex, Ontario, Canada
#blanktag, Led by: Azra Aksamija, Galina Mihaleva and Regina Moller NTU CCA, Singapore, China

Curations
2018Art Building Mailroom, “The Big Tiny Show,” BSU, Bridgewater, MA
Wallace Anderson Gallery, “Here,” BSU, Bridgewater, MA

Selected Bibliography
2018WIPZINE, #secretsunandaselfies, Issue No. 2
Curcio, David, “Dialogues: Medium and Materiality,” New Art Center, Newton, Delicious Line, 23 April 2018
2017Law and Order Party, “Make America ______ Again,” 08 February 2017
2014 Arc of Greater Plymouth, Spring Newsletter: DDS Celebrates the Arts, pg. 9
2013 Bridgewater State University, The Bridge: Vol. 10, pg. 74
2011 Washburn, Heather-Marie, “AB EX, A Distinctly American Movement,” Old Colony Memorial, 30 August
South Shore Morning Show, 95.9 WATD Archive: “Hats off to the Arts,” (2011-2014)
2010Ham, Heather-Marie, “Spring has Sprung,” Old Colony Memorial, 28 March 2010
Bunting, Ken and Moon, Sarah, “A Different Vision: Interview the Artists,” Old Colony Memorial, 23 May 2010
Catrone, David, “Children’s Programming Booms at the PCA,” Old Colony Memorial, 22 August 2010
2009 “What’s Happening on the South Shore,” The Enterprise, 8 July 2009
2006 New England Village, Summer Newsletter, “Blue Cross Blue Shield Commission,” Scoops
Summer 2006

Teaching
2018Bridgewater State University, Visiting Assistant Professor, Drawing, 2D (SP18/SU18/FA18)
2017Bridgewater State University, Visiting Assistant Professor, Drawing (SU17/FA17)
2015PCA, Eclectic offering traversing between 2D and 3D: Drawing, Painting, Sculpture (2007-2015)
Plymouth North High School, Mentor: Senior Project, Tracey Pettinato, Plymouth, MA
2013Plymouth North High School, Mentor: Senior Project, Haley Cloonan-Lisi, Plymouth, MA
2004New England Village Day Services, Art Crew Coordinator, adults with disabilities (2004-2006)
2001Private Lessons in all mediums (2001-Current)

Panels and Lectures
2018Phillips Exeter Academy, “Representing Feminism(s),” Lamont Gallery, Exeter, NH
2017Rhode Island College, Visiting Artist, Chazan Family Gallery, Providence, RI
Lesley University, “Social Justice, Diversity and Inclusivity,” Community of Scholars Day, Cambridge, MA
Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF), Adjudicator, Providence, RI
Bridgewater State University, Judge, 53rd Annual All School Show, Bridgewater, MA
2016 Lesley University College of Art and Design, Resident Critic, MFA-VA Low-Res., Cambridge, MA
Rhode Island International Film Festival (RIIFF), Adjudicator, Providence, RI
BLAA: “Post-Gay” Panel, The Distillery, South Boston, MA
2015 Lesley University College of Art and Design, Gallery Liaison for Thesis Exhibition, Cambridge, MA
2014Plymouth Art Guild, Board of Directors, Director, (2006, 2009-2014), Secretary, (2007-2009)
2013Cape Cod Art Association, Judge, National Exhibit, Barnstable, MA, Summer 2013
2012Plymouth Center for the Arts (PCA), Judge, Russell Gallery, Plymouth, MA

Awards
2014PCA, Juried Artist: Painting, Photography, Drawing, Russell Gallery, Plymouth, MA
(2008-2014)
2013 PCA, “A Different Vision,” Honorable Mention, Plymouth, MA
PCA, Spring Show, Most Popular, Plymouth, MA
Area Planning Committee, Department of Developmental Services (DDS), Annual Recognition Award (for those who Best Exemplify Integration, creativity and dedication to people of all abilities), Plymouth, MA