Encaustic Art in the Twenty-First Century by Anne Lee and E. Ashley Rooney
Featured artist (and one of my images is on the book cover)


Selected Exhibitions

Adam Peck Gallery Provincetown, MA, June 1-5, 2018  “The Blues” Invitational, in conjunction with the 12th Annual International Encaustic Conference
Kobalt Gallery Provincetown, MA, June 2-9, 2017  “Alternative Wax — Layers of Facts” Francine D’Olimpio, Juror, in conjunction with the 11th Annual International Encaustic Conference
Francesca Anderson Fine Art Lexington, MA, February 9-March 25, 2017 Encaustic Art — an invitational exhibition in support of “Encaustic Art in the Twenty-First Century”
8th International Encaustic Conference — Juried Exhibition “Subliminal”
Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill — Juror: Dan Addington
Selected piece: “Stock Characters” May 27-June 13, 2014

The Holocaust and Human Rights Center of Maine Augusta, ME, “Walls”, June 27 – November 2021, Gail Stavitsky, Juror
Cotuit Center for the Arts Cotuit, MA, “Layering: The Art and Experience of Hot Wax”, June 26 – August 7, 2021,  Craig Bloodgood, Juror
New Bedford Art Museum New Bedford, MA,” Fluid States: New England Wax/New England Waters”, January 21 – March 14 2021
Higgins Gallery, Tilden Arts Center, Cape Code Community College West Barnstable, MA, “FUSION: Encaustic Works”, February 6-28, 2019, Nathalie Ferrier, Curator & Director Higgins Gallery, Juror
Fuller Craft Museum Brockton, MA, “Shifts: Approaching Encaustics from All Angles” September 30-November 26, 2017, Ben Shattuck, lead curator at Dedee Sahttuck Gallery, Westport, MA, Juror
Creative Arts Workshop New Haven, CT, “Chaos and Order II” March 13-April 21, 2017, Jennifer Gross, Former Chief Curator deCordova Sculpture park and Museum, Juror
Art Gallery at the University of New England Portland, ME, “Vision & Verse” July-October, 2016, Anne Zill, Director of UNE Art Gallery, Juror
Saco Museum of Art Saco, ME “Beneath the Surface” April 2-May 28, 2016, Ron Crusan, Director Ogunquit Museum of American Art, Juror
Gallery 7 Maynard, MA, “N.E.W. Group Exhibition” October 7-November 14, 2015
River Tree Arts Kennebunkport, ME, “Chaos and Order” August/September 2015, Anne Zill, Director of UNE Art Gallery, Juror
Sharon Arts Center Peterborough, NH, “Transformations” September 5-October 25, 2014, Kavveh Mojtabai, Artscope Editor, Juror

Providence Art Club
“Collect, Cut, Collage”, Solo Exhibition in Castelnovo Gallery, May 11-May 31, 2019
“Fall Members’ Exhibition”, September 4-21, 2018,  Marjorie Curit Award for Non-Traditional/Contemporary Work, $400 Cash Prize, Awards Juror: Allyson Boli
“Four Explore”, with Priscilla Foley Blackman, Nina Briggs, and Nancy Whitcomb in the Mays Gallery, April 23-May 12, 2017
“Making Our Mark” Winter Members’ Exhibition, January 29-February 24, 2017 Juror: Althea Ruoppo of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX, Best in Show, $1,000 Cash Prize
“RI Eerie” (juried exhibition), August 11-September 4, 2015, Part of Arts Necronomica 2015, Second Prize
“Colorful Characters”, with Joan Arnaud in Dodge House Gallery, April 6-24, 2015
“Flights of Fancy” Solo Exhibition in Moitié Gallery, April 7-26, 2013
“Impressions” (Print Portfolio Group) September 2011
Little Pictures 2008-21 November/December 2008-2021
“Nature ± Nurture” May 2-21, 2010 exhibition with Nancy Whitcomb
“New Year: New Members” Group Exhibition—Dodge House Gallery January 5-23, 2009
“Members’ Exhibition 2008” January 13-February 1, 2008, Nancy Grinnell, Juror, Honorable Mention
“First Impressions From a Late Bloomer” Solo Exhibition—Moitié Gallery, October 21-November 9, 2007 sold out exhibition

Gallery Twist
“Illumination” December 3, 2021-January 2, 2022, Lexington, MA, juried exhibition
“Cool Calm & Collected” September 24-October 17, 2021, Lexington, MA, juried exhibition

Bristol Art Museum
“Hot Types” October 15 – December 19, 2021, Bristol, RI, group exhibition from PAC Print portfolio project

Gallery 297
“Seeing White” January 8-February 15, 2008, juried exhibition, Shawn Kenney, Juror
“Seeing Red” February 20-March 28, 2008, juried exhibition, Kristin Grimm, Juror, Honorable Mention

Pawtucket Arts Collaborative
“Layers” Members Juried Theme Exhibition, March 2-May 9, 2009, Kristin Street, Juror

Pawtucket Foundation
“Pawtucket Foundation Prize Exhibition”, May 19-June 23, 2016, Catherine Bert and Nancy Whipple Grinnell Jurors
“Pawtucket Foundation Prize Exhibition” May 3-June 28, 2008, Steven Holmes (Cartin Collection), Juror, Honorable Mention, $250 Cash Prize

Periphery Space
“Small Doses” November 10, 2021 – January 15, 2022, Providence, RI, invitational curated by Barbara Owen

Rhode Island Watercolor Society
“All Creatures Great and Small” February 15-March 5, 2009 Gordon Morrison, wildlife artist, Juror

RISD Museum
“Going to the Dogs” April 23-May 3, 2008, invitational

South County Art Association
“Open Juried Photography Annual” March 17-April 9, 2011 Traer Scott, Juror, Second Prize

St. Botolph Club
“PAC Prize Winners” December 2018, Boston, MA

“Balancing Acts” July 30-September 4, 2016, Boscawen, NH, invitational curated by Debra Claffey

University of Rhode Island Art Gallery
“Rhode Island Contemporary:  Selections from the Art Collection of Joseph A. Chazan, MD” June 4-July 5, 2013

URI Feinstein Campus Gallery
“Our Urban Wildlife” April 1-26, 2013, invitational

Wickford Art Association
“19th Annual Open Juried Photography Show”, May 16-June 4, 2008, Paola Ferrario, Juror, Judge’s Choice and Honorable Mention
“CHAOS” Open Juried Show, February 6-25, 2009
“Floral Expressions”, Open Juried Show September 2-20, 2011

Buy Art Providence
Awarded one of 4 “Buy Art” pin layouts for 2011 gallery tour season

Providence Art Club, RI
Dr. Joseph Chazan
New Britain Museum of American Art, CT
Graphic Art Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of American History, Washington, DC
The Providence Athenaeum, RI
Newport Hospital, RI
Bristol Art Museum, RI
Women and Infants Hospital, RI
Miriam Hospital, RI
Newport Art Museum, RI

New England Wax, since 2014, President 2019-21
Providence Art Club, Exhibiting Artist Member since 2008
Pawtucket Arts Collaborative

University of Georgia—Bachelor of Fine Arts
Cornell University—Master of Fine Arts

Angel has had the privilege to study with such gifted artists as Taleen Batalian, Grace Bentley-Scheck, Joan Boghossian, Debra Claffey, Suzette Cozzens, Frieda Dean, Walter Feldman, Carol FitzSimonds, Kevin Gilmore, Lorraine Glessner, Daniel Heyman, Anthony Janello, Allen Johnson, Shawn Kenney, Brian Larkin, Felicia Touhey, Joyce Zavorskas, and Elizabeth Zimmerman.

Angel’s studio is at 80 Fountain Street in Pawtucket, RI. She’d be happy to have you visit.


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