Margaret Shipman

Vernon, Vermont

two.turtles.art@gmail.com

 

Solo Exhibits

New Work, July 2020, Arts Etc, Northfield, VT

In the Weeds, February - May 2020, Next Stage Arts, Putney VT

Botanical Essence, July 1 - August 31, 2017, DaVallia Gallery, Chester, VT

 

Group Exhibits

Arte Natura: Art Inspired by Nature - July 8 - 31, Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY

Members' Show- April 3 - June 6, Southern Vermont Arts Center, Manchester, VT

Forests & Meadows - December 2020, Grey Cube Gallery

A Summer Song, May - June 2018, Mill Pond Gallery, Saint James, NY

Winter Group Exhibit, February 11 - April 24, 2016, Mitchell • Giddings Fine Arts, Brattleboro, VT

 

Residencies

Lacawac Sanctuary Artists' Residency Program, Biological Field Station & Environmental Education Center, May 2020 (rescheduling)

Vermont Studio Center, March 2006

Teaching

September 2020, Online workshop: Deepening your Connection with Nature through Art, River Gallery School, Brattleboro, VT

2002-2004, Connecting Art and Cultures: After-school Program, Bottleworks Ethnic Arts Center, Johnstown, PA

 

Illustration

The Wayfarer Tarot  Deck & Guidebook

The Wayfarer Tarot  Calendar 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020

 

Arts Management

2014 to 2016 - Mitchell • Giddings Fine Arts, Brattleboro, VT

Gallery Manager

 

2005 to 2014 - Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
Exhibitions and Events Manager, 2008 to 2014

Gallery Manager, May 2005 - July 2008

 

Education
2004 Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art, magna cum laude, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Concentration in painting and graphic design

1998 Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Anthropology, magna cum laude, Indiana University of Pennsylvania

Minor in Studio Art

Concentration in economic development strategies for indigenous artists/crafts people

 

Volunteer Work

2020-2021 Friends of Vernon Center, Web Designer Governor Hunt House

2019-2020 Four Winds Institute, Visiting Nature Teacher

2013, 2014, 2016, 2018 River Gallery School of Art, Brattleboro, VT, Board Member

2008 - 2009 Brooks Memorial Library, Brattleboro, VT, Exhibits Coordinator
2008, 2010 Global Art Project for Peace, Tucson, AZ, Brattleboro Regional Coordinator
1998 - 1999 Classika Theater, Washington, DC, Set and Costume Volunteer

 

Pottery Apprenticeships
2004 Summer/ Fall - Hickory Ridge Pottery, Putney VT
2003 - 2004 Jim McDowell, Johnstown PA