Rebecca Gottesman - Fine Artist

23 Rivoli Blvd. , Hendersonville, NC 28739

828-435-2123 (home) • 802- 356-6200 (cell)

rebecca@rebeccasart.com • http://www.rebeccasart.com

EDUCATION

Syracuse University, College of Fine Arts, Syracuse, NY - 1980

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Painting and Ceramics

Temple University, Tyler School of Art, Rome, Italy, Fall Semester 1978

Drawing, Painting, Sculpture, and Art History

 

WORK

Artist working in oil, acrylic, watercolor, pastels, and fabric dyes

Visual Artist for Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH - worked with patients from the Cancer Center under the Support Arts Services and the Palliative Care program 2009 - 2015

Teacher of painting and creativity to all ages throughout the VT/NH region in various situations. I have been the Art Director for overnight camps, Day camps, and have run my own art camps for the community through the AVA arts council,  Recreational Offices, Jewish Federations, and out of my own studio.

 

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Vermont Watercolor Society VWS, Exhibitions Director 2010 - 2013

Past member Society for the Arts and Healing

Past member of The Vermont Pastel Society

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Rebecca's work is found in numerous private and public collections throughout the country.

EXHIBITIONS

Best of Hendersonville Juried Show  Blue Ridge Community College, Hendersonville NC, August 2017

Hendersonville Banner Competition, Hendersonville NC, May 2017 

The Kiss The cover of WNC Women's Magazine, Feb. 2017

Water and Transformations Show, Raleigh NCBeth Meyer Synagogue solo show Sept. 2016 - Jan. 2017

Best of Hendersonville Juried Show  Blue Ridge Community College, Hendersonville NC - August 2016

Green Mountain Juried Watercolor Show Waitsfield VT, received The Green Mountain Watercolor Award, summer 2015

Emil Gruppe Gallery, Vermont Watercolor Society group show, Jericho VT, June 2015

Norwich Library Show Norwich VT, solo show - a farewell to my community of 30 years, May/June 2015

Norwich Library Show Norwich VT, Vermont Watercolor Society group show, Winter 2014

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, 4th Floor, Lebanon NH - VWS group exhibition, Dec. 2012 - Feb. 2013

Visions of Vermont, Jeffersonville, VT - VWS juried show, July 2012

The Chaffee Art Center, Rutland VT - Juried Show 2012

Chittenden Bank, Burlington, VT - solo exhibition of oils, Nov. 2012 - Feb. 2013

Designed the T-shirt for 26th Annual Prouty 30th Century Bike Ride & Challenge Walk, Hanover NH, 2012

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Rubenstien Building, Lebanon NH -solo exhibition "Sacred Stories", oils and watercolors, March - May 2012

The Chandler Arts Center, Royalton,VT - VWS juried show, July 2011

Hunter Gallery and Grafton Inn, Chester, VT - VWS juried awards show, The Dorothy Yoder Award, 3rd place, July 2011

Helen Day Arts Center, Stowe, VT, VWS juried show, July 2010

Newport Library Arts Center, Newport NH, VWS group show, July 2010

Newport Library Arts Center, Newport NH selection show, Feb. 2010

Newport Library Arts Center, Newport NH - juried group show June 2009

Zollikofer Gallery, Hotel Coolidge, White River Junction, VT - Sep - Nov 2008

Gilford Tourist Center, Brattleboro VT - exhibited in tourist center, Sep 2008

AVA Art Gallery, Lebanon NH - juried show, Summer 2008

Tip Top Café, White River Junction, VT - solo show, June - Oct 2008

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon NH - Pastel Society group show, Dec 2007

Murphy’s Restaurant, Hanover NH Holiday Arts’ Festival, Hanover, NH - solo exhibition, Dec 2007

Chittenden Bank in Association with Arts Alive, Burlington, VT solo exhibition, Sep – Nov 2007

Newport Library Arts Center, Newport NH - juried show, August 2007

Designed the T-shirt for 26th Annual Prouty Century Bike Ride & Challenge Walk, Hanover NH, 2007

Springfield Regional Hospital, Springfield, VT -  solo exhibition May - July 2007

Arts Alive!, Burlington, VT - juried competition, June 2007

Vault Gallery, Springfield VT - Vermont Pastel Society group show,  May 2007

Norwich Public Library, Norwich, VT - organized my classes for a show May- June 2007

Green Mountain Gallery, Stowe VT - VWS juried exhibition, April 2007

Vermont Student Assistance Corp. Building, Winooski, VT -  solo exhibition of oils, March -  April 2007

Aesculapius Medical Ctr. Burlington, VT -  solo show, Jan - Feb 2007

Ledyard Gallery at the Howe, Hanover, NH - solo exhibition, Oct 2006

Art in the Round Barn, Waitsfield, VT - juried group show, Sep - Oct 2006

The Governors' Pavilion, State Capital Building, Montpelier, VT - solo show, June - July 2006

Arts Alive!, Burlington, VT - juried competition, June 2006

River Valley Club, Lebanon, NH - solo exhibition, Oct 2005

Zollicker Gallery, Hotel Coolidge, White River Junction, VT -  solo exhibition, March 2005

River Valley Club, Lebanon, NH - solo exhibition, Feb - March 2005

Norwich Library, Norwich VT - solo exhibition, Nov– Jan 2005

Society for the Protection of NH Forests, Concord NH - solo exhibition of landscapes, Sep – Oct 2005

Pegasus Gallery, Quechee, VT - solo exhibition, Aug – Sep 2005

Baltimore MFA, Circle Gallery, Baltimore, MD - Juried show of works on paper, March 2004

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Rubenstien Buildiing, Hanover, NH - Meditations, solo exhibition , Dec 2003 - Feb 2004

Quechee Marshland Inn, Quechee, VT - solo exhibition landscapes, Sep – Oct 2002

AVA Gallery sponsored at Mascoma Savings Bank, Hanover NH - Memories, a show of pastels - Nov – Dec 2001

Quechee Marshland Inn, Quechee, VT - solo exhibition, Oct – Dec 2001

River Valley Club, Lebanon, NH - solo exhibition landscapes, March - April 2001

Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center 5th Floor Rotunda, Lebanon, NH - solo exhibition, Feb - July 1999

Collis Café, at Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH - solo exhibition landscapes, Oct – Dec 1997

Gallery 53, Hanover, NH - member and exhibitor from 1993 - 1996

Carter Witherall Fitness Center, Lebanon, NH - painted 8' x 20' mural for the pool room on Plexiglass 1989

Zollicker Gallery, Hotel Coolidge, White River Junction, VT - solo show, 1987 

Peter Christian's Restaurant, Hanover NH - solo exhibition, 1987