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Education

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts: Workshops in painting and woodcut

Antioch New England: MS, Organization & Management

University of New Hampshire: Courses in printmaking and graphic design

Smith College: BA, Art History; Minors in Studio Art, French

Boston Museum School

The Decordova Museum

Dana Museum of Art

Arts Employment Summary

Visual Artist

Consultant Program Director, publicist, fundraiser, trainer for the visual and performing arts

PCA Great Performances, Senior Program Director

Very Special Arts New Hampshire, Program Director, classroom instructor and teacher trainer

Managing Director, New Hampshire Modern Dance Company

Freelance and staff instructor in printmaking, graphic design: children, adults, post-secondary graduate students

Staff and freelance graphic designer

Reviewer, "New Hampshire Times"

New Hampshire Artists-in-the-Schools: Artist in Residence

Solo and Juried Invitational Exhibitions & Commissions

2016

"Art of the Hand-Pulled Print; The Peregrine Press at 25," Portland, ME

"Prints of the Year," curated by Parker Potter

2015

The Boston Printmakers Biennial, Lesley University, Cambridge, MA

"The Synagogue Show", Jewish Museum of Maine, Portland, ME

"Graphic Realities", Jewish Museum of Maine, Portland, ME

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland, ME

"Prints of the Year," curated by Parker Potter

2014

Solo and/or Small Group Shows, GEM Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

"Prints and Oils", solo exhbit, Yarmouth History Center Gallery, Yarmouth, ME

"Prints of the Year," curated by Parker Potter

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland, ME

2013

"Take Two: Reimagining a Print from the Past," Silver Center, Plymout State College, Plymouth, NH

"Prints of the Year," curated by Parker Potter

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland, ME

Solo and/or Small Group Shows, GEM Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

2012

New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH

"Pressing On," Landing Gallery, Rockland, ME, curated by Brucde Brown

Solo, Hopkinton Town Library, Hopkinton, NH

"Prints of the Year," curated by Parker Potter

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland, ME

Solo and/or Small Group Shows, GEM Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

2011

Studio Connections: Artists Supporting Maine PBS

"Prints of the Year," curated by Parker Potter

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland, ME

Solo and/or Small Group Shows, GEM Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

2010

"Prints of the Year," curated by Parker Potter

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland, ME

New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH

2009

"Ink and Light," Two Person Show, Archipelago Fine Arts, Rockland, ME

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland, ME

Solo and/or Small Group Shows, GEM Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH

Studio Connections: Artists Supporting Maine PBS

2008

Art of the Archipelago, Archipelago Fine Arts, Rockland, ME

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland, ME

Solo and/or Small Group Shows, GEM Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH

Studio Connections: Artists Supporting Maine PBS

2007

The Figure Revealed, Atrium Gallery, University of Southern Maine, Lewiston-Auburn College

Celebrating 200 Years of Printmaking in Maine, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME

Solo and/or Small Group Shows, GEM Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH

Studio Connections: Artists Supporting Maine PBS

2006

"Interiors/Exteriors:" Phillip Frey & Jane Banquer, Shaw ContemporaryJewelry, Northeast Harbor, ME

57th Annual Art of the Northeast USA, Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT

Strike a Pose: Figurative and Nudes, Millbrook Gallery and Sculpture Garden, Concord, NH

Prelude to Spring, River Tree Center for the Arts, Kennebunk, ME

Solo and/or Small Group Shows, GEM Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH

Studio Connections: Artists Supporting Maine PBS

2005

Artists 'Bout the Bay, Dodson Gallery, Long Island, ME

Solo and/or Small Group Shows, GEM Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH

Studio Connections: Artists Supporting Maine PBS

The Figure Revealed, Atrium Gallery, University of Southern Maine, Lewiston-Auburn College

2004

Regional Artists, Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, ME

Three Person Show, Coffee By Design, Portland, ME

Portrait Commission, Peaks Island, ME

New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH

Studio Connections: Artists Supporting Maine PBS

2003

Two-Person Show, Lewis Gallery, Portland, ME

Two-Person Show, Genji Cottage Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

Prior

1994, 1993: Two-Person Shows, Hardware Café and Gallery, Peaks Island, ME

1991: Solo Show, Raffles Bookstore, Portland, ME, reviewed in Casco Bay Weekly

1983: "Graphics New Hampshire" venues at League of New Hampshire Craftsmen, Concord, NH; St. Anselm College, Manchester, NH; Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH. Reviewed in Art New England.

1980's: Annual Juried Shows, Living with Crafts at the Annual Sunappee Fair, League of NH Craftsmen

Prizes & Recognition

2016: Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Open Residency, Deer Isle, ME

2008: Honorable Mention, Annual J Parfitt Memorial Exhibition, N. H. Art Assoc., Portsmouth, NH

1980's: League of New Hampshire Craftsmen, Terrance Gallery, Palenville, NY, Holly Daly Herman Galleries, New Orleans, LA

Juried Memberships & Collections

Collection of Bruce Brown, Portland, ME

League of New Hampshire Craftsmen

New Hampshire Art Association

Gallery Representation

Addison Woolley Gallery, Portland, ME; Archipelago Fine Arts, Rockland, ME; Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery, Portsmouth, NH; Wenniger Graphics, Boston and Rockport, MA

Publications & Miscellaneous

Coordinator, bi-weekly life drawing, Co-Coordinator, seasonal open studios, Peaks Island, ME

"Parent Activists and Corporate Allies: The Portland Partnership," FLYING TOGETHER, 1997, Education Newsletter of Chamber Music America

"Four Artists Talk About Artists-in-the-Schools," New Hampshire State Council on the Arts. Program document slide-tape: youngest, only woman artist profiled.

State Juror in Printmaking, League of New Hampshire Craftsmen

Exhibition reviews, New Hampshire Times

JANE BANQUER: ARTIST'S RESUME