CHRISTINE VAILLANCOURT

REPRESENTATION

Lanoue Gallery, Boston, MA

Alan Avery Art Company, Atlanta, GA

Andrea Schwartz, San Francisco, CA

Nikola Rukaj Gallery, Toronto, Canada

EDUCATION

1987   Extension Education, Museum School of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1980   Graduate Art School, Kent State University, Kent, OH       

1975   MAE, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI 

1971   BA, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC

HONORS AND AWARDS

2015 Semi-Finalist for new Chelsea Station, Boston, MA (on hold)

2014 Public Art Commission, MBTA Green Line Extension Integrated Art Program (6 year project), selected artist for permanent wall art at Ball Station, Somerville/Medford, MA

2009 Provincetown Art Museum, First Place Painting Award

2005 Visiting Artist, Art Institute of Boston.    

2003 Newport Art Museum, Newport Rhode Island, First Place Painting Award

1999 Exchange Teacher in Beijing, China, awarded by Newton Public Schools and Freeman Foundation. 

1991 Greek Studies Fellowship, Newton Public School and AHEPA.

1991 Vermont Studio Colony Fellowship.

1974 Rhode Island School of Design Fellowship.

MUSEUM EXHIBITIONS

2009   Provincetown Art Museum, Provincetown, MA, juried exhibition, First Place in Painting. 

2009   Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI. 

2004   Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI, one-person exhibition.

2002-04   “Great River Arts Institute” Traveling Museum Exhibition:  Brattleboro Museum,Wood Gallery and Art Center, VT, Griswold Museum, Lyme, CT.

2003   Newport Art Museum, First Place in Painting, Newport, RI.

2004   Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA. Juried benefit auction.

1999   Ninth Triennial at the Fuller Museum, Brockton, MA.

1988   Bristol Art Museum, Bristol, RI.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015   Lanoue Gallery, Boston, MA.

2012   25 Channel Center, FPAC curated exhibition, Boston, MA.     

2009   35 Channel Center, FPAC curated exhibition, Boston, MA.

2008   Invitational, Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA. 

2007   Invitational, Boston Convention Center, Boston, MA.

2007   Three Columns Gallery, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

2004   Nikola Rukaj Gallery, Toronto, Canada.

2004   Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI.

2002   Andrea Schwartz Gallery, San Francisco, California.

1999   Creiger-Dane Gallery, Boston, MA.

1996   Creiger-Dane Gallery, Boston, MA.

TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2008   Diamond-Newman Gallery, Boston, MA.

2000   Gallery Five North, Boston, MA. 

1997   Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, RI.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015 Art-Miami, Nikola Rukaj Gallery, Toronto, Canada.

2014   Art Toronto International Art Fair, Nikola Rukaj Gallery, Toronto, Canada.

2013   Atlantic Wharf Gallery, “Repeat”, Boston, MA. 

2013   RISD Alumni Exhibition, “Radius”, Keesh Studios, Providence, RI.

2012   New Art Center, DeCordova Corporate Art Show, Newton, MA.

2010   Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI.

2010   Provincetown Art Museum, Provincetown, MA. 

2009   Provincetown Art Museum, Provincetown, MA.

2008   Audrey Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA.

2008   Andrea Schwartz Gallery, San Franciso, CA.

2007   Toronto International Art Fair, Nikola Rukaj Gallery.

2005   Broadway Gallery, New York, New York, “Engaging the Structural.”

2004   Toronto International Art Fair 2004, Nikola Rukaj Gallery.

2003   Nikola Rukaj Gallery, Toronto, Canada.

2003   Trinity Gallery, Atlanta, GA.

2003   Gallery Materia, Scottsdale, AZ.

2002   Pentimenti Gallery, Philadelphia, PA.

2002   Bickett Gallery, Raleigh, NC.

2001   Andrea Schwartz Gallery, San Franciso, CA.

2001   Gallery 10, Hilton Head, SC.

1999   Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, Alumni Exhibition.

1999   Gallery Five North, Boston, MA, RISD Alumni Exhibition. 

1996   Tichnor Gallery, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

1996   Boston Corporate Art, Boston, MA.  “Bouncing Off the Walls.”

1995   Mario Diacono, Boston, MA.  “Rites of Paint.”

1995   Federal Reserve Bank Gallery, Boston, MA. 

1995   Institute of Contemporary Art Studio Tour, Boston, MA.

1995   River Contemporary Art, Housatonic, MA.

1995   Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA.

1995   Lenore Gray Gallery, Providence, RI.

1994   Grossman Gallery, School of MFA, Boston, MA.

1994   Contemporary Artists Center, Beaver Mill, North Adams, MA.

1993   American Art Festival ‘93 Invitational.  Taipei, Taiwan.

1993   Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA.

1993   Federal Reserve Bank Gallery, Boston, MA..

1993   The Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA.     

1992   Lydon Fine Art, Chicago, IL.  Three-Person Exhibition.

1992   Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA. 

1992   Mu Gallery, Boston, MA.

1992   Federal Reserve Bank Gallery, Boston, MA. “Distinct Voices”. 

1991   Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA.

1990   Boston Visual Artists Union Gallery, Boston, MA.  

1990   Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA.  

1990   Federal Reserve Bank Gallery, Boston, MA.  

1989   Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA.

1989   The Annex Gallery, San Diego, CA.

1980   Rudolph Steifel Art Center, Wheeling, WVA.

1980   Kent State University Art Gallery, Kent, OH.

1976   Woods-Gerry Gallery, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI.

CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

Bank of Montreal, Boston, MA.

Biogen IDEC, Cambridge, MA.

Biogen IDEC, Weston, MA.

Brigham and Woman’s Patriot Place, Foxboro, MA.

Westin Hotel, Boston, MA.

Analysis Group, New York City, NY.

Harvard Vanguard, MA.

Marriott Residence Inn, Fort Point Boston, MA.

Rowes Wharf Residence, Boston, MA.

PGA National Resort and Spa, West Palm Beach, FL.

Wilmer, Cutler, Pickering, Hale and Dorr, Boston, MA.

PGA National Resort and Spa, West Palm Beach, FLA.

Advanced Solutions International,VA.

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher and Flom, Boston, MA.

Goodwin Proctor, Boston, MA and Washington DC.

LEK, New York, NY.

Health Dialog, Portland, ME.

Tokio Millenium Re Ltd, Hamilton, Bermuda.

Nordstrom, Natick, MA.

Neiman Marcus, Atlanta, GA, Natick, MA.

Bloomingdales, Chestnut Hill, MA and New York, NY.

InterContinental Hotel, Boston, MA.

Fidelity, Boston, MA.

Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Boston , MA.

Radius Financial Group, Massachusetts, New Hampshire.

Nordstrom, California, Oregon, Texas, Florida.

Excel, Bermuda.

Hale & Dorr, New York City, NY.

Centre Solutions Bermuda Ltd., Bermuda.

CSC/Index, Chicago, IL.

SAP America, Boston, MA.   

Essex Investments, Boston, MA.

CSC/Index, New York, NY.

MCI, Arlington, VA.

ITT, Stamford, CT.

Xerox Corporation, Los Angeles, CA.

DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA. Corporate Loan Program.

Copley Plaza Hotel, Boston, MA.

Back Bay Hilton, Boston, MA.

Spaulding Investments, Burlington, MA.

Berthold and Associates, Charleston, WVA.

Very Fine Products Inc., Westford, MA.

Stone, Fox and Ladd, LTD., Boston, MA.

Venture Sales, Framingham, MA.

McDuffee Insurance, Merrimack, NH.

Automated Medical Systems, Brookline, MA.     

Milgrim, Thomajan and Lee P.C., 75 State Street Building, Boston, MA. 

M.A.C. Make-up, owner Frank Toscan, Toronto Canada. (private collection)

44 North, owner Chef Mark McEwan, Toronto,Canada. (private collection)

In the collection of Paul Master-Karnik, past director, DeCordova Museum, MA.

PUBLICATIONS

Liz Cahill Blog, www.sowaboston.com  2015

City Living Magazine, MA, May 2008.

NY Arts Magazine, “Geometry Reloaded” by Lilly Wei, Vol. 10 no 5/6 May/June 2005.

Style at Home Magazine, Canada, January 2005.

Art New England, Spotlight for RI, Susan Boulanger, August/Sept, 2004.

Boston Sunday Globe, Critics’ Pick, Christine Temin, May 9, 2004.  

Providence Journal, “Art Scene,” Bill Van Siclen, January 30, 2003.

Newport Daily News, “Art”, February 14,2003.

Daily Local News, Philadelphia, PA.  “Pentimenti shows Ideal Abstraction,” R.B. Strauss, October 5, 2002.

New American Painting Magazine, Fifth New England Competition, Number 26, 2000.

The Boston Globe, “Dot-Dash,” Cate McQuaid, September 9, 1999.

New American Painting Magazine, Second New England Competition, Number VII, 1996.

Artsmedia, Jeff Perrott, “Excavations:  New Paintings,” September 1996.

Artsmedia, cover, summer issue 1996.

The Newton Tab, Kristen Lombardi, October 29, 1996.

Boston Sunday Herald, Mary Sherman, “Women’s Painting have ‘rite’ stuff,” Mario Diacono Gallery exhibition, June 25, 1995.

Bay Windows, Shawn Hill, July7, 1994.

The Boston Globe, Christine Temin, October 13, 1993.

Art New England, Paul Parcellin, August 1993.

The Boston Globe, Lynda Morgenworth, February 18, 1993.

New American Painting Magazine, competition. 1993.

Newport This Week, John Pantalone, August 6, 1992.

The Newport Daily News, Rob Reimer, July 30, 1992.

The Boston Globe, Nancy Stapen, October 17, 1991.

South End News, Elizabeth Fearnley, September 26, 1991.