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Louise Arnold, Artist

Affiliations/Memberships

Associate Member, Copley Society of Art, Boston, MA
American Society of Landscape Architects (ASLA)
Bryan Memorial Gallery, Jeffersonville, VT
The Cambridge Art Association
Caspian Arts, Member
The Concord Art Association
Resident Artist, The Umbrella Arts Center, Concord, MA
The Greensboro Association, Greensboro, VT
Miller’s Thumb Gallery, Greensboro, VT
Vermont Crafts Council

Awards

1986 Darling Webel Design Prize, Department of Landscape Architecture, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

Education

2009 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, Vermont Artists Residency Month (Oct-Nov)
2008 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, Vermont Artists Residency Week (April 2-May 5)
2002-present DeCordova Museum School, Lincoln, MA
1995-1988 Master in Landscape Architecture Degree, Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
1977-1978 Teaching Certificate in Art (Grades K-12), Trenton State College, Trenton, NJ
1973-1976 Bachelor of Arts Degree, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
Studied painting and drawing with: Kat O’Conner, DeCordova Museum School, Lincoln, MA; Atelier of Jacques Fabert, New Hope, PA; Mel Leipzig, Mercer County Community College, West Windsor, NJ; Denise Mikelowski, Boston, MA

Exhibitions

2020

Open Studios 2020
Co|So Winter Members Show, Full Spectrum
2020 Members Prize Show

2019

Off the Wall 2019, Umbrella Center for the Arts, Concord, MA
Passage, The Umbrella Arts Center Concord, MA
Open Studios Umbrella Center for the Arts
First Honorable Mention “Land & Light & Water & Air”; Bryan Memorial Gallery, Jeffersonville, VT
“Double Vision: Paintings/Photographs with Karen Gowen, Whitewater Gallery, East Hardwick, VT
“North by Northwest” paintings at First Parish Church, Weston, VT
Caspian Arts Studio Tour, Greensboro, VT
Spring Open Studios, sponsored by Vermont Crafts Council, Greensboro, VT
Illuminations: Artwork at Mass General Cancer Center, Yawkey Building, Boston, MA

2018

Off the Wall 2018: Transitions
Winter Market, A Seasonal Celebration of Fine Arts and Crafts, Umbrella Center for the Arts, Concord, MA
Landscape Paintings, Hartness Library, Vermont Technical College, Randolph Center, VT
Caspian Arts Studio Tour, Greensboro, VT
Spring Open Studios, sponsored by Vermont Crafts Council, Greensboro VT
Open Studios, Umbrella Center for the Arts, Concord MA
Four Seasons in the Northeast Kingdom Vermont
“Inland/Island: Landscapes of Vermont and PEI”
The Sky’s the Limit

2017

“Land & Light & Water & Air” 2017, Juried Show
Vermont Crafts Council Open Studios Weekend
Vermont Crafts Council Spring Open Studios 2017
Cambridge Art Association: 2017 National Prize Show
Open Studios 2017
Concord Art Members Juried 1: Painting and Sculpture
Winter Market
Oil Paintings at ACC/McClure Connector

2016

“Land & Light & Water & Air,” 2016
Vermont Crafts Council Open Studios Weekends
Vermont Crafts Council Open Studios Weekend
Open Studios 2016
Concord Art Members Juried 1: Painting and Sculpture

2015

Winter Market 20
First Thursday Open Studios
“Endurance”, oil paintings by resident artist Louise Arnold
Cambridge Art Association 71st Members’ Prize Show / Juried Members’ Show
Art in the Round Barn
45th Antiques and Uniques Festival
Vermont Crafts Council Open Studios Weekend
Open Studios at Emerson Umbrella for the Arts
Concord Art Association Members Juried 1: Painting and Sculpture
Copley Society’s 2015 New Member’s Show

2014

Winter Market: A Seasonal Celebration of Fine Art and Craft, Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts, Concord, MA
Concord Art Association 15th Annual Francis N. Roddy Open Competition, Concord, MA
Vermont Crafts Council Open Studios Weekend, Greensboro, VT
Stowe Foliage Arts Festival, Stowe, VT
South End Art Hop, Burlington, VT
Celebrate Vermont Festival, Stowe, VT
Caspian Arts Studio Tour, Greensboro, VT
Vermont Open Studios 2014, Greensboro, VT
Open Studios at Emerson Umbrella for the Arts, Concord, MA
Land, Sea and Sky, oil paintings of Vermont and Prince Edward Island, Canada; Parish Hall Trinity Episcopal Church, Concord MA

2013

Oil paintings at the ACC/McClure Connector, Fletcher Allen Hospital, Burlington, VT
Winter Market: A Seasonal Celebration of Fine Art and Craft, Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts, Concord, MA
Caspian Arts at Emile A. Gruppe Gallery, Jericho, VT
Vermont Open Studios, Greensboro, VT
ITVFest (Independent Television and Film Festival), Layla’s Riverside Lodge, West Dover, VT
Details: Paintings by Louise Arnold & Kat O’Connor, Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts, Concord, MA
South End Art Hop, Burlington Vermont, SEABA Juried Show, Burlington VT and The Maltex Building, Burlington, VT
Art at The Gleason – Artists: Louise Arnold, William Bloomfield and Dianne Bunis, Gleason Public Library, Carlisle MA
Cambridge Art Association’s 12th National Prize Show, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge MA (Juror: Toby Kamps, Menil Collection, Houston, TX)
Greensboro Free Library Gallery, Greensboro, VT
Vermont Open Studios 2013, Greensboro, VT
Open Studios at Emerson Umbrella for the Arts, Concord, MA
The Soda Plant: Large Works, Burlington, VT (Curated by the S.P.A.C.E. Gallery)

2012

The Collectors Exhibit and the Little Picture Show, Yester House Galleries, Southern Vermont Art Center, Manchester, VT
Winter Market: A Seasonal Celebration of Fine Art and Craft, Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts, Concord, MA
Shelburne Farms: Art at the Coach Barn – 25th Annual Art Exhibition & Sale, Shelburne, VT
Vermont Open Studios (Fall), 20th Year, Greensboro, VT
Explorations: Through the Brush and Lens: Paintings by Louise Arnold and Photos by Carol Krauss, South Cafe Gallery, Concord, MA
Caspian Arts Studio Tour & Raffle Party, Greensboro, VT
“Hidden in Plain View” (group show) at Paper City Studios, Holyoke MA
Vermont Open Studios (Spring), 20th Year, Greensboro, VT
Open Studios at Emerson Umbrella for the Arts, Concord, MA
In the Kingdom: Landscape Paintings of Vermont, Burnett Gallery, Jones Library, Amherst MA

2011

Field and Stream: Landscape Paintings of Vermont, Piper Gallery, Cary Memorial Library, Lexington, MA
Winter Market: A Seasonal Celebration of Fine Art and Craft, Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts, Concord, MA
Shelburne Farms: 24th Annual Art at the Coach Barn, Shelburne, VT
5th Annual Exhibition at Grafton, Grafton, VT
“Farm to Market” Show, Bedford Free Public Library, Bedford, MA
TREES Exhibition in conjunction with show “Nick Miller: TREE HOUSE 360°” – Concord Art Association
Land and Light and Water and Air, juried exhibition – Bryan Memorial Gallery
Open Studio Weekend – Vermont Crafts Council
Vermont Studio Center: 1st Annual Volunteer’s Exhibition
Open Studios at Emerson Umbrella for the Arts
Concord Art Association (Juror: Nina Gara Bozicnik, Assistant Curator, Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH)
Cambridge Art Association: Juried Show “Blue” (Jurors: Amy Ford, Director of Sales and Rental, Cambridge Art Association; Susan P. Vrotsos, Director Emeritus Sales and Rental, Cambridge Art Association)

2010

Shelburne Farms: 23rd Annual Art at the Coach Barn
The Art House Gallery: Oil Landscapes
Exhibition at Grafton 2010, Grafton, VT (Jurors: Janie Cohen, Museum Director of Fleming Museum, Burlington, VT; Jamie Franklin, Curator at The Bennington Museum, Bennington, VT; Mara Williams, Curator of the The Brattleboro Museum and Art Center)
Open Studios at Emerson Umbrella Center for the Arts
Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA, Juried Show “Red”

2009

26th Annual “Almost Miniatures” Show, Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Lexington, MA
America Idled, Solo Exhibition, Holyoke Center Exhibit Space, Holyoke Center Arcade, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Third Annual Exhibition at Grafton, Vermont (Jurors: Lisa Leavitt, Associate Curator, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA and Josephine Bloodgood, Curator, Woodstock Artists Association and Museum, Woodstock, NY), Grafton, VT
2009 Group Show at the Hangman Frame Shop & Gallery, 39 S. Main Street, Hardwick, VT
DeCordova Museum School Exhibit, “America”: Juried Student Show (Juror: Dana Salvo, Director, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA), Lincoln, MA

2008

25th Annual “Almost Miniatures” Show, Francesca Anderson Fine Art, Lexington, MA
Concord Art Association 9th Annual Frances N. Roddy Open Competition Show, Juried by Pamela Clark Cochrane, Concord, MA
Featured in the 2009 Art Association Calendar Barns of Concord & Carlisle (month of March), Coleman Gallery, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA
Moonlight in Vermont, Oil Paintings by Louise J. Arnold, The Concord Free Public Library Art Gallery, Concord, MA
Kingdom Come: Paintings of Northern Vermont, Flora Restaurant, Arlington, MA

2007

DeCordova Musem School Exhibit, Lincoln, MA “Finding Balance”, Juried Student Show
Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA, Juried Show “Red”
Solo Exhibition, Vermont Landscapes, Copley Woodlands, Stowe, VT
Dawn to Dusk in the Northeast Kingdom, Oil Paintings by Louise Arnold, Grannis Gallery, Burlington, VT
Concord Art Association, Concord, MA, Members Juried Show I: Sculpture and Painting

2006-2003

DeCordova Museum and Sculputure Park, Lincoln, MA, Juried Student Show
Northern Light: Paintings of New England by Louise Arnold, Solo Exhibition at the Loring Coleman Gallery, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA
Greensboro Free Library, Greensboro, VT, Landscape Paintings
Concord Art Association, Concord, MA, Members Juried Show

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