Eunice Agar

Artists Statement

Bio

EDUCATION

Wellesley College, BA Art History, l956
Art Students League of New York, l957-1960, l968-69
Student of Robert Beverly Hale, Edmond Cassarella,
Jean Liberte, Thomas Fogarty, Bernard Klonis
Jean Liberte Studio, l960-63

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015    Emporium, Gt. Barrington, MA
2012    Agraforestry Resource Center, Acra, NY
2011    Gallery at the Goldsmith, Gt. Barrington, MA
2011    Geer Village, Canaan, CT
2009    Rensselaerville Meeting Center, Rensselaerville, NY
2004    Denise Bibro Fine Arts, New York, NY
2004    U. of Maine at Machias, Machias, ME
2004    Tannery Pond Community Center, North Creek, NY
2002    Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY
1999    Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY
1999    U. of Maine at Machias, Machias, ME
1998    Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY
1998    Greenville Library Art Gallery, Greenville, NY
1997    Noble Horizons, Salisbury, CT
1997    Lenox Library, Lenox, MA
l996    Newport Library Arts Center, Newport, NH
1996    Le Moyne Art Center, Tallahassee, FL
l995    Moviehouse Gallery, Millerton, NY
1995    Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY
1995    Purple Lake Gallery, Lubec, ME
1995    Kristina’s, Bath, ME
1991    Dunedin Fine Arts Center, Dunedin, FL
1991    Le Moyne Art Center, Tallahassee, FL
1990    Ainilian Gallery, Washington, DC
1988    Columbia Greene Community College, Hudson, NY
1987    Ainilian Gallery, Washington, DC
1986    Mountaintop Gallery, Windham, NY
1985    Ainilian Gallery, Washington, DC
1977    Berkshire School, Sheffield, MA
1976    Miss Hall’s School, Pittsfield, MA
1970    Gallery One, Hillsdale, NY
1968    Sima Artcraft, South Egremont, MA
1968    Graphic Arts Gallery, Springfield, MA
1967    Albany Institue of History and Art
1967    High Point Galleries, Lenox, MA
1966    Le Moyne Art Center,  Tallahassee, FL

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013    Greene Arts, Catskill, NY
2008    West Quoddy Head Lighthouse 200th Anniversary, Lubec,ME
2008    2007, 2006   Peabody Memorial Library, Jonesport, ME
2004    Artists of Le Moyne at City Hall, Tallahassee, FL
2002    2000    Berkshire Artisans, Pittsfield, MA
2000    The Roaming Eye, Mountaintop Gallery, Windham, NY
1997    1996, 1995, 1993   Denise Bibro Fine Art, New York, NY
1997    1996, 1995  University of Maine, Machias, ME
1996    Landscape Annual and Drawing Show, Mountaintop Gallery,
Windham, NY
1994    June Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland, ME
1990    Yvonne Rapp, Louisville, KY
1996    l991, Wellesley College Reunion Shows, Wellesley, MA
1889    Lucia Gallery, New York, NY
1987    Ainilian Gallery, Washington, DC
1987    Company Hill Gallery, Kingston, NY
1980    Westenhook Gallery, Sheffield, MA

PUBLICATIONS

The Artful Mind, “Berkshire Artist Eunice Agar,” by Nanci Race,
June 2011

The New York Observer,  Review by Mario Naves
July 15, 2004

The Artful Mind, Eunice Agar, “Places in the Heart,” by Robin
Fasano, March 2000

Downeast Coastal Press, Illustrated article by Frederick Hastings,
July 19, 1994

Machias Valley News Observer, “Artist Shows Paintings of
Jonesport Area,” by Tracy Henderson, July 27, 1994

Tallahassee Magazine, Interview by John Hanlon for solo exhibition
at Le Moyne Art Center, Tallahassee, March-April, 1991
(color reproductions

Amercan Artist Magazine, “Techniques of Outdoor Painting,”
by Eunice Agar, Illustrated with paintings by author,
February, l983

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Bates College Museum of Art, Lewiston, ME
Columbia Greene Community College, Hudson, NY
Le Moyne Art Center, Tallahassee, FL
University of Maine at Machias, Machias, ME
Town Hall, Town of Gt. Barrington, MA

EMPLOYMENT

American Artist Magazine, 1957-1963
Assistant Editor, 1958-60; Managing Editor, 1960-63
Contributing Editor, 1983
Simon’s Rock Early College, 1969-78
Chair, Arts Division, 1975-78
Chair, Studio Program, 1974-78
Curator, Exhibition Program, 1970-78
Workshop Instructor
1989  Visiting Artist, U. of Mass. Summer School, Merano, Italy
April 1986, April 1987  Academy Art Gallery, Lawrenceville,GA
March, 1983  Pittsfield Art League, Pittsfield, MA
Drawing Instructor
2016  – Claire Teague Senior Center, Gt. Barrington, MA

JUROR

1990    Twilight Park Artists, 43rd Annual, Haynes Falls, NY
1987     Sheffield Art League, 13th Annual, Sheffield, MA
1982     Pittsfield Art League Annual, Pittsfield, MA
1980     Sheffield Art League, Sheffield, MA

CURATOR

1986    Monotypes, The Painterly Print, Greene County Council on
the Arts, Catskill Gallery, Catskill, NY

SLIDE LECTURE –

Pen and Brush Club, New York, NY, April 11, 1990

LISTED

Who’s Who in American Art
Who’s Who of American Women

PUBLISHED

American Artist Magazine –  1960-1999
59 feature articles, among them profiles of:
Allen Blagden
George Catlin
Henry Koerner
Jean Liberte
Barry Moser
Ralph Mayer
Maurice Prendergast

Art and Antiques Magazine
Aaron Draper Shattuck, l9th Century Painter, Sept.-Oct. L982
The Artful Mind,  Interview Articles