JANE QUIMBY

JANE QUIMBY

 

Jane Quimby


email address: uqapaj@earthlink.net

birthplace: Springfield Massachusetts 1953



EDUCATION


1997-2004               Massachusetts College of Art, Boston MA

                                Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree, with distinction,   May 2004

                                Major: Fine Arts 3-D/Sculpture

                                Additional Course work: Printmaking

                                Studied with: Bernie D’Onofrio, Taylor Davis, Rick and Laura Brown,  Judy Haberl, 

                                 Jill Slossberg-Ackerman. Susan Holland, Fred Liang


1995-97                   Sterling Glassworks, Sterling and Worcester MA (Ian Lewis, Joe Taylor)


1995-1996               Horizon School of Crafts Williamsburg MA (Melanie Guernsey, Carmen Sasso, Neil Drobnis)


1995                        Rhode Island School of Design, Providence RI (Michael Scheiner, Jim Cook)


1995                        Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, ME (Brian Pike, Jen Violette)


1996                        Penland School, Penland NC  (two-month glassblowing intensive, Bill and Sally Worcester)


1996, 1997               Pilchuck Glass School, Stanwood WA (Irene Frolich, Emma Camden, Felice Nittolo)





EXHIBITIONS


2003                        “White Show”

                                Tower Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art


2004                        “Transitions”

                                Tower Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art


2000                        Summer 2000 Show (fused glass)

        The Teichman Art Gallery, Brewster, MA   


2000                        “In The Hands of An Artist” 

        Wilmer Jennings Gallery, New York, NY


1999        Members Invitational 

        Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA


1997-2002       permanent display

               Infinity Gallery, Boston



PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE


2003                        Massachusetts College of Art, Boston MA

                                Teaching Assistant to Fred Liang: Introduction to Printmaking


1996-present          Self-employed vintage antique and collectible button dealer


1995-2001               Hot Glass Studio Assistant to Neil Drobnis, Scituate RI


1978-1987      Self-employed  Designer and Producer of one-of-a-kind handloomed sweaters


RELEVANT PERSONAL EXPERIENCE

Extensive travel throughout North and South America, Europe, Russia


Languages: English, French


REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST




BIOGRAPHY

RESUMÉ

            PRINTS      QUILTS      SCULPTURE      GLASS      COLLAGE      SHIBORI      BUTTONS