EDUCATION


1976    School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

   Fifth Year Graduate Program Certificate

1975    School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1971    Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI


SOLO EXHIBITIONS


2014    “New Drawings”, The Drawing Room, East Hampton,NY

2009    “The Garden,” Victoria Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA

2007    The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY

2006    Victoria Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA

2000    Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA

1993    Cherrystone Gallery, Wellfleet, MA 1993

1989    Tatistcheff & Company, New York, NY

1983    Harcus Krakow, Boston, MA

1979    Harcus Krakow, Boston, MA


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2016    Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellows Exhibition, Newton, MA

2014    “Winter Salon,” The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY

            “Salon Show,” Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

            “Drawings Out of Lines and Marks,” Pop-Ups, by Conley Harris, Boston, MA

2013    “Passion and Pursuit in American Art,” Graham Gallery, New York, NY

2012    “New Season,New Address”, The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY

2012    “The Last Exhibition”, Victoria Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA

2010    “Summer Light,” Victoria  Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA

2009    “Drawing Itself: A Survey of Contemporary Practice,” Brattleboro Museum and Art Center, Brattleboro, VT

   “New Work New Walls,” Victoria Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA

2008    “Ten Artists, Ten Walls,” Victoria Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA

   “Visions: Selections from the James T. Dyke Collection of Contemporary Drawings,” Naples Museum of Art,

   Naples, FL; Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR

2007    “Observing the Natural World,” Victoria Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA

2006    “The Garden on Paper,” The Drawing Room, East Hampton, NY

2005    “Presence,” Victoria Munroe Fine Art, Boston, MA 

   “Fenway Studios Centennial Exhibition,” St. Botolph Club, Boston, MA

2002    “Painting In Boston:1950 – 2000,” DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA

            “Barnet Rubenstein and His Legacy,” School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

2000    “Images of Nature," Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

            “Visual Memoirs - Selected Paintings and Drawings," Rose Art Museum, Brandeis  University, Waltham, MA

1999    “Get Real: Representational Paintings from the Permanent Collection," DeCordova Museum and Sculpture

   Park, Lincoln, MA

1997    “Drawing Show," Center for the Arts, Boston, MA

            “Attributes of the Artist," Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA

            “The Distinct Still Life," Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA

            “Flowers," 234 Gallery, Wellfleet, MA

1996    “The Future of the Past: Fifteen Contemporary Realist Paint Boston," Boston Athenaeum, Boston, MA

            “Pet Paintings," Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA

1995    “The Herbert W. Plimpton Collection of Realist Art," Rose Art Museum Brandeis University, Waltham, MA

1994    “American Realism and Figurative Painting," Cline Fine Art Gallery Santa Fe, NM

1993    “Still Life: 1963-1993," Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

1992    “The Dog Show," Levinson Kane Gallery, Boston, MA

1990    “Separate Visions: A Diverse View of Contemporary Boston Art," Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA

   “The Summer Group Show," Tatistcheff & Company, New York, NY

1989    “An American Collector:  Herbert W. Plimpton," Mead Art Museum Amherst College, Amherst, MA

1987    “Monocular Vision: An Exhibition of New England Realist Painting," Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA

            “Collector's Choice Exhibition," Philbrook Art Center, Tulsa, OK     

            “Linda Etcoff, Garry Mitchell, Patrick Webb," East End Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1986    “Miniature," Thomas Segal Gallery, Boston, MA

1985    “The School of the Museum of Fine Arts Alumni: Present and Future,"  The Harcus Gallery, Boston, MA

            “A Room with a View," Faneuil Gallery, MA

            “Small Works," Bank of Boston, Boston, MA

            “Good Things Come in Small Packages," The Harcus Gallery, Boston, MA

            “Contemporary Boston Artists," Starr Gallery of the Leventhal Sidman Jewish Community Center, Newton,     MA

1984    “City,” Sherry French Gallery, New York, NY

            “Small Painting," Victoria Munroe Gallery, New York, NY

1983    “American Still Life 1945- 1983," Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX and traveling to Albright-Knox

   Gallery, Buffalo, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, OH; Neuberger Museum, State University of New York

   at Purchase; Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

1982    “Contemporary Realism," The Gallery at Hastings, Hastings-on-Hudson, NY

1981    “The Fine Art of Business," Federal Reserve Bank, Boston, MA

            “Invitational: New in New York," Monique Knowlton Gallery, New York, NY

1980    “Traveling Scholars,"  Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

            “Art of the State," Federal Reserve Bank, Boston, MA

            “Direction in Realism: Boston," Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA

1978    “Boston, 1978," Brockton Art Museum Fuller Memorial, Brockton, MA

            “Art of the State, 1978," Hayden Gallery, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA

            “DeCordova Collects New England Art," DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA

            “Six Boston Artists," Boston University Art Gallery, Boston, MA

            “Recent Paintings, Recent Realism," School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston, MA

1976    “Boston Museum of Fine Arts Traveling Scholarship Winners,” Museum of Fine Arts,  Boston, MA


BIBLIOGRAPHY


Townsend Wolfe, Visions: Selections from the James T. Dyke Collection of Contemporary Drawings, exhibition catalogue,

Naples Museum of Art,  Naples, FL; Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR, 2007.

Rachel Lafo, Nicholas Capasso, and Jennifer Uhrhane, Eds., Painting in Boston; 1950 – 2000, University of Massachusetts

Press, 2002.

Miles Unger, "Spotlight: What Price Freedom?", Boston Center  for the Arts: The Drawing Show, Art New England,

February/March 1998.

Matt Murphy, "Mills Gallery Drawing Show," Arts Media, January 1998.

Christine Temin, "Drawing With a Loose Definition at the BCA," The Boston Globe, December 6, 1997.

Lisa Weber Greenberg, "Attributes of the Artist," Arts Complex Museum, August 1997.

John Arthur, American Realism and Figurative Painting, Cline Art Gallery, May1994.

John Arthur, Still Life: 1963- 1993, Gerald Peters Gallery, August 1993.

Nancy Stapen, "Dog Show: A Celebration, From Kitsch to Classic," The Boston Globe, July 9, 1992.

Kim Komperda, "Separate Visions: A Diverse View of Contemporary Boston Art," Art New England, March 30, 1991.

Christine Temin, "Danforth Survives with Sensitivity and Flair," The Boston Globe, November 7, 1990.

Peter Kadiz, "The Art of Commerce,"  Boston Business, Summer 1986.

John Arthur, "Small Works," Bank of Boston, March 1985.

Jacqueline Hall, "Still Life Exhibit Full of Vitality," The Columbus Dispatch, April 29, 1984.

Linda Cathcart, American Still Life 1945-1983, Harper and Row Publishers, 1983.

Anthony Bannon, "Still Life Exhibition Offers a Moving Treat," The Buffalo News, December 14, 1983.

Deborah Knaff, "Self-Conscious Still Lifes': Details Deserve Close Scrutiny," Rice Thresher, September 30,1983.

Christine Temin, "Linda Etcoff: Recent Paintings," The Boston Globe, March 3, 1983.

John Arthur, "Linda Etcoff: Recent Paintings," Art New England, April 1983.


GRANTS AND AWARDS


2016    Massachusetts Cultural Council MCC Artist Fellowship Award, drawing

2011    Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation A.R.T. Grant

2004    Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant/ Drawing

2000    Blanche E. Colman Award

1990    Blanche E. Colman Award

1989    Fellowship Award, Painting; Massachusetts Artists Fellowship Program

1984    Blanche E. Colman Award

1980    Clarissa Bartlett Traveling Fellowship Award

1979    Alumni Grant, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1977    Blanche E. Colman Award

1976    Clarissa Bartlett Traveling Fellowship Award


SELECTED PUBLIC COLLECTIONS


Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

DeCordova and Dana Museum, Lincoln, MA

Herbert Plimpton Foundation, Rose Art Museum, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA


SELECTED PRIVATE & CORPORATE COLLECTIONS


Alpert Family Collection, Millis, MA

Chase Manhattan Bank, Boston, MA and New York, NY

Chemical Bank, New York, NY

Coopers and Lybrand, Boston, MA

James T. Dyke, Little Rock, AR

Eastern Gas, Boston, MA

Essex County Bank, Peabody, MA

Fidelity Management, Boston, MA

General Electric Company, Boston, MA

Goldstein and Manello,  Boston, MA

The Gund Collection, Cambridge, MA

Kidder Peabody Investment Brokerage Company, New York, NY

Philip Morris Companies, New York, NY

Wellington Management, Boston, MA

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