S.S. Fine Curriculum Vitae

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Sally S. Fine
Boston, MA
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Boston University, Boston, MA: MFA, PIA
Boston University, Boston, MA: Program in Artisanry, Certificate of Mastery
Ohio University, Athens, Ohio: BFA, Graphic Design

Solo Exhibitions
2014     Boston Sculptors Gallery, Boston, MA, Catch and Release
2012     Boston Sculptors Gallery, Boston, MA, Constellations
2010     Boston Sculptors, Boston, MA,Coordinates
2009     Galerie Aqui Siam Ben, Vallauris, France. Artists in Residence
2008     Altos de Chavon, La Romana, Dominican Republic, Artists in Residence
2000     Boston Sculptors at Chapel Gallery, W. Newton, MA, ANature of Women

Group Exhibitions
2016     deCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA "The Sculptor's Eye: Prints, Drawings from the collection"
2013     Christian Science Plaza, Boston, MA Boston Sculptors (large scale work)
2012     Heritage Museum, Sandwich, MA: "Gates"
            University Gallery, UMass Lowell, "Boston Sculptors Celebrates its 20th Anniversary"
2011     Museum of Art, University of New Hampshire,  Durham, NH: "Boston Sculptors"
            Boston Sculptors Galley, Boston, MA: "Strand"
2007     Somerville Museum, Somerville, MA: "Mosaics"
2006     Mt. Ida College, Newton, MA: "Faculty Exhibition"
2005     Higgins Gallery, Cape Cod Community College, Barnstable, MA: "Body of Work"
2003     Fuller Museum, Brockton, MA: "Craft Transformed"
2001     DeCordova Museum & Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA:
            "Terrors and Wonders: monsters in contemporary art"
2000      Viridian Gallery, NYC: THEN: 30 Year Anniversary
            Federal Reserve Bank Gallery, Boston, MA, Spectrum 1990, WCA Exhibition

Selected Reviews/ Presentations/ Publications
2010     McQuaid, Cate,. "A world projected through ritual", Boston Globe, Nov.24)
2008     "HOY", Santo Domingo, DR, "Exhiben Artistas en Residencia" en Chavon
2003     Temin, Christine, "Craft Tranformed", Boston Globe, Boston, MA
2000     Munro, Eleanor. Originals: American Woman Artists, April, Da Capo Press, NYC
            Temin, Christine. Sally Fine,  Boston Globe, (Oct. 14 )
1999     Perspectives column. Boston /Paris Connection,  Boston Globe (Feb.)
1998     Temin, Christine. Sculptures that Swim,  Boston Globe, (Oct. 14 )
            Temin, Christine. Fine’s Women of Parts, Boston Globe
1997     Boriss-Krimsky, Caroline. Conversations with Artist, feature article, ARTS North
            Cohen, Joyce. Fuller Museum of Art, the Eighth Triennial,  Art New England,
1996     Temin, Christine. An Artist with Bark and Bite,  Boston Globe, (May 8, p. 47)
1995     The Standard Times, New Bedford, MA: Sculpture at UMASS, Dartmouth, June
1994     Lifton, B. J., Journey of the Adopted Self, Basic Books, NYC. cover art, p. 300
            The Providence Journal, Providence, R.I. (Dec.): Fire and Ice in Attleboro
1993     Temin, Christine. Disturbing visions of a planet besieged Boston Globe ( April 21)
            Yngvason, Hafthor. Sitings: Art in Nature, Art New England (Feb.-March)
1992     DeCordova Museum & Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA: 1992-93 Sculpture Park Guide
            Senay, Elaine. Sculpture finds place in natural setting, Boston Globe, West Weekly
            Temin, Christine. Art becomes a wonder in the woods, Boston Globe (July 1)
1991     Unger, Miles. Sculpture melds with nature, Boston Globe (NW Sunday edition, June
            Carlock, Marty. Art without Walls, Art New England  Boston, MA, (Aug-Sept. issue)
            Stapen, Nancy. Women’s art, Genderless themes, Boston Globe
1990     Carlock, Marty. Art in the Parks: Close to the Bone, Public Art  Review, Washington, D.C.
            Gallerie, VanCouver, Canada (Volume II, No. 4), New Work, Sally Fine

1995     Visual Artists Grant, Massachusetts Council for the Arts, Sculpture Fellowship,
            New England Foundation for the Arts
1994     C.A. Johnson Award, to create Student Design Agency, Bradford College, MA
1992     New Forms Initiative grant from the New England Foundation for the Arts.
            in collaboration with Ross Miller on Artists’ Interpretive Map
1992     Collaboration grant from the Mass. Council for the Arts: collaboration with the
            Cape Cod National Seashore and Truro Center for the Arts
1990     Bronze Prize, Massachusetts Horticulture Society, Art in the Landscape award
1984     Visual Art Fellowship Finalist: Massachusetts Council for the Arts

Selected Collections: Public and Private
A.I.R. Vallauris, France; Altos de Chavon foundation, La Romana, Dominican Republic; Joyce Cohen, Cambrldge, MA (private collection); Edwarde S. Cooke, Jr., purchased for Curator of American Decorative Arts by the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA (purchased by curator Jonathan Fairbanks); Cutter Information Corporation, Arlington, MA; Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA; DeCordova Museum and Dana Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA; Federal Reserve Bank of Boston (print collection), Boston, MA; Hamilton College (print collection), Hamilton, NY;  Stephen Kaplan, director Altos de Chavon, Parsons College, NY, NY; Dr. & Mrs. Rudolpho Llinas, Falmouth, MA. NYC; Joyce McDaniel, Boston, MA; Dr. & Mrs. Michael Mendelsohn, Brookline, MA; Barbara Norfleet, Cambridge, MA; Nancy Osgood, Norwalk, Vermont; New England Biolabs, Beverly, MA; Rose Art Museum (print collection), Brandeis Univ., Waltham, MA; Sandoz Pharmaceutical Corp., Headache Collection, New Jersey headquarters

Curatorial/Programming Experience
2000-2003   Senior Exhibition, Carney Gallery, Regis College, Weston, MA
2000-1999   Curator, Laura Knott Gallery, Bradford College, Haverill, MA
                  "Digital Atelier:  three women digital printmakers" (Sept. 99)
                  "Hound of Heaven:  painter Ives Gammell" (Oct. 99)
                  "Faculty Exhibition:  Bradford Creative Arts" (Dec. 99)
                  "Rejoice When You Die: New Orleans Jazz Funerals by Leo Touchet", (Feb. 2000) 
                  "Affinities: Boston Women Artist", (March 2000)
                  "Witnesses: Art of the Conscience", (April 2000)
                  Student Show and Senior Project Shows,  April 1999,  May 2000
1997           Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA: High-Tech, Lo-Tech: Art from Bradford College
1995           Univ. of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, MA: Centennial Celebration, Outdoor  
                  Sculpture Exhibition, co-curator, designer and editor of exhibition catalog 
                  UMass, Dartmouth: supervised Student Art Gallery, New Bedford, faculty advisor
1992           Co-curator of Artists’ Interpretive Map of the Cape Cod National Seashore. Map 
                  and exhibition received a New Forms Initiative grant from the New England
                  Foundation for the Arts. Received a collaboration grant from the Mass. 
                  Council for the Arts incl. the Bunting Institute (Radcliffe), Massachusetts College of Art
1990           Co-curator of “The Theatrical Image”, an invitational exhibition of regional artists, Boston Ballet, 
                   American Repertory Theatre at Kendall Center for the Arts, Belmont, MA