Deborah Bohnert

EDUCATION
1999-2005 Personal study with Bernd Haussmann
1973-1976 Boston University, BFA, Painting Program
1970-1972 Dean College, Associate in Science, Visual Arts Program

SOLO OR TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2012 Walk Into My Heart, Front Street, Marblehead, MA
2007 Spinning Straw Into Gold, Ethics of Production, Trustman Art Gallery, Simmons College, Boston, MA; curator Barbara O'Brien
2006 Out Of The Ordinary, Monteserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA; curator Leonie Bradbury
2006 Contemporary Portraiture, BigTown Gallery, Rochester, VT
2004 Skin, Fort Point Gallery, Boston, MA; juror Barbara O'Brien, curator Bernd Haussmann

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2011 Spring Competition, The Schoolhouse Gallery, Provincetown, MA
2011 Community of Artists, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
2011 The Small Wall, BigTown Gallery, Rochester, VT
2010 The Art of Healers, Lesley University Marran Gallery, Cambridge, MA
2010 Off The Wall, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA; jurors Helen Molesworth and Jen Mergel
2010 Spring Competition, The Schoolhouse Gallery, Provincetown, MA; curator Vicky Tomayko
2010 Experimental Alternative Flower Show, Mobius, Cambridge, MA; curator Cathy Nolan Vincevic
2010 The Art of Healing/The Art of Psychotherapists, Regis College Carney Gallery, Weston, MA
2009 The Art of Healing/The Art of Psychotherapists, Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA
2009 Community of Artists, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
2008 Generations 6, Invitational Exhibition of Small Works, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY
2007 New England Photographers, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA; jurors Karen Haas and Arlette Kayafas
2007 Community of Artists, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
2006 Small Works Exhibition, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA; jurors Katherine French and Nancy Whipple Grinnell
2006 Feminist Fashion Show, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY; jurors Valerie Steele, Mimi Smith, Daria Dorosh, Maki Kawakita, Kayte Terry and Hannah Howard
2006 Vital Voices: Women's Visions, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA; curators Wendy Tarlow Kaplan and Raphaela Platow
2005 In Nature's Company, Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, MA
2005 New England Photographers 2005, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA; jurors Leslie Brown, Blake Fitch, Beverly Snow and Katherine French
2005 12th National Juried Exhibition, Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, MA; juror Andy Grundberg

SELECTED HONORS AND AWARDS
2009 Nomination, James and Audrey Foster Prize, ICA, Boston, MA
2007 Jurors Prize, Massachusetts Artsits 2007, Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA; curator Raphaela Platow
2006 The Aperture Award, 80th Annual International Competition: Photography, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA; juror Stephan Pinson
2004 Honorable Mention, 6th Annual Small Works, Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA; juror Dorthy Simpson Krause
2003 Best of Show, The American River, Florence Griswold Museum, Old Lyme, CT; juror Carl Belz
2002 Honorable Award, 4th Annual National Small Works, Gallery on the Green, Canton, CT; juror Rachel Rosenfield
2001 Best of Show, Red, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA; juror Harry Cooper

PERFORMANCE WORK
2010 We Are All Flowers, Mobius, Cambridge, MA
2010 Untitled #12, Regis College Carney Gallery, Weston, MA
2009 Untitled #12, Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA
2007 Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
2007 Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA

PUBLICATIONS AND REVIEWS
2012 James Foritano, “Walk Into My Heart: An Installation by Deborah Bohnert”, Artscope Magazine, June
2012 Andrea Le, “Eyewitness: Walk Into My Heart”, ArtThrob Magazine, June
2009 Featured artist, Studio Visit Magazine, Vol. 6, Open Studios Press; juror Michael Klein
2007 James Foritano, “Lush”, Artscope Magazine, November
2007 Cate McQuaid, “Lush”, The Boston Globe, November
2008 Featured artist, Studio Visit Magazine, Vol. 2, Open Studios Press; juror Carl Belz
2007 Featured artist, Studio Visit Magazine, Vol. 1, Open Studios Press; juror Michael Lash
2007 Cover art for by Ulrich Hagele, Foto-ethnographie 2007, second edition, Tübinger Vereinigung für Volkskunde
2007 Chris Bergeron, “Multiple Visions at the Danforth”, Metro West Daily News, September
2007 Denise Taylor, “Biennial in Focus at Danforth”, The Boston Globe, September
2007 Chris Bergeron, “Where Art Is All In The Family”, Metro West Daily News
2007 Chris Bergeron, “On The Road To Lowell 2007”, The Daily New Tribune
2006 80th Annual International Competition Catalogue, The Print Center, Philadelphia, PA; curator, Stephen C. Pinson
2005 Joanne Silver, “Show More Than 'Skin' Deep”, The Boston Herald, January
2005 Review, Art New England, April/May
2004 Cate McQuaid, “More Than 'Skin' Deep”, The Boston Globe, December
2003 Review, Art New England, April / May
2002 The American River Catalogue, June





BigTown Gallery . 99 North Main Street . Rochester, Vermont 05767

Press

Eyewitness: Walk Into My Heart
North Shore Art Throb Review
“Walk Into My Heart”: An Installation by Deborah Bohnert
Review by James Foritano, Artscope