Stepaside Studio, P.O. Box 37,  Huntington, MA.  01050

olwenoherlihy@hotmail.com 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS         ( Ongoing SOLO Exhibition of Etchings at Joes Cafe, Market Street, Northampton, MA)

September 2018           Hosmer Gallery    Northampton MA.
Jan-April 2015              Colours, Smith College, Northampton, MA
November 2013            Hosmer Gallery    Northampton MA.
Sept-Oct 2013               Blackburn Inn Gallery, Worthington MA   
October 2013                Etchings, Loo Gallery , Florence MA
Oct-Nov 2012                Beck Center for the Arts, Cleveland OH
Jan-April 2011                Liquid Landscapes, Smith College, Northampton MA
December 2007            Florence Biennalle, Invited Exhibiting Artist, Florence, Italy
Jan-March 2007            Quiet Moments, Smith College, Northampton MA
June 2006                      EIRE, Watkins Gallery, Northampton, MA
February 2006              Shifting Clouds: The West, Borgia Gallery, Elms College, Chicopee, MA
January 2006                The West, James Joyce Gallery, Dublin Ireland     
July 2005                      Family Exhibition, Pacific Palisades, CA
June 2005                     Sixteen Words for Water, Elusie Gallery, Easthampton, MA
Dec 2004-Mar 2005     Every Picture Tells A Story, Lee, MA
December 2003            Hosmer Gallery, Northampton, MA
Dec 2002-July 2003     Hallward Gallery, Dublin Ireland

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

December 2017                Ocean Street Gallery, Cape Elizabeth, Maine

Nov/Dec. 2017                 Six Depot Gallery, West Stockbridge, MA

October -Nov. 2017         Motherbrook Arts Centre Dedham MA
October 2016                   A.P.E GALLERY , Northampton MA
January2017                    Hampton Gallery, University of MA
April2017                          Southwick Gallery, Southwick MA
June 2017                          Zea Mays Printmaking   Florence MA
July 2017                           Elusie Gallery, Easthampton MA
Nov-Dec 2014                   Salmon Falls Gallery, Shelburne Falls MA
Nov 2014                           Zea Mays Gallery, Florence, MA
April 2014                          Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield, MA
Aug-Sept 2011                   Mullen House Gallery, Becket
Aug-Sept 2011                   New England Watercolor Society, Westfield MA
May-June 2011                  Sylvia Wald-Po Gallery, New York, NY
July 2011                           Celtic Twilight, University Gallery, Westfield, MA
May 2011                           Zea Mays Member Exhibit, Florence, MA
May 2011                           National Assn of Women Artists, New York, NY
Nov-Dec 2010                   Ferrin Gallery, Pittsfield, MA
Nov 2010                           A.P.E Gallery, Northampton, MA
2008-2015                       Zea Mays Print Fair North, Florence, MA
Aug-Oct 2010                    Mullen Gallery, Becket, MA
July-Oct 2008                   Garden Gates, Norman Rockwell Museum, Stockbridge MA  
Dec2005                            Christmas Show, Hallward Gallery, Dublin Ireland
Dec2005                            Art is a Gift, Elusie Gallery, Easthampton MA
Nov 2005                           Smith College, Northampton, MA
Jan 2005                            Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield, MA

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS 2000-2004

Reflections, First Invitational Art Exhibition,
Naoussa Gallery, Tyringham, MA
Women’s Juried Art Show,  Honorable Mention, Lenox, MA
Hallward Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
Train Station Gallery, West Stockbridge, MA
Comic Cuts of New York, Smith College Gallery, Northampton, MA
Brickbottom Gallery, Cambridge, MA
Art Pic, North Hollywood, CA
Berkshire Artisans Guild, Pittsfield, MA
Artist a Meudon, Meudon, France
C.W. Nelson Sculpture Garden, Sandisfield, MA
Seasons, Burnett Gallery, Amherst, MA
Sense of Place, Becket Art Center, MA
Galerie Luminere, Savannah, Georgia

  

SET DESIGN         

THE HOBBIT,  Chester Theatre Company, Chester, MA
SO LONG SLEEPING BEAUTY,  Chester Theatre Company, Chester MA       
THE ROAD FROM TRENTON TO CAMDEN, Northampton, MA
LOVE LETTERS, Academy of Music, Northampton, MA

 

INSTITUTIONAL COLLECTIONS

Cooley Dickinson Hospital, Northampton, MA
Smith College, Northampton, MA
Private Collections United States, Ireland, England, and Europe

 

PUBLICATIONS:

TEXTURED LIVES, PUBLISHED SMITH COLLEGE 2000

 

REVIEWS/ARTICLES

Shifting Clouds, Sunday Independent, Dublin Ireland 2006
An Artists Homage to Connemara, Daily Hampshire Gazette, Northampton MA
The Secret Lives of Water Towers, Daily Hampshire Gazette, Northampton, MA
Artist Profile by Mike Donovan, The Country Journal, Huntington, MA
Seasons, June-July 2000,  Artful Mind, Great Barrington, MA

 

RESIDENCY

Tyrone Guthrie Artist Residency, Annamakerrig, New Bliss, County Monaghan, Ireland 1997, 1999, 2000, 2001, September 2013, September 2018.

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant ( 5 years)
Westfest Art Show , First Prize
Honorable Mention 2010, Fem in Art Show – Generations Oil Painting

 

EDUCATION

Smith College, Northampton, MA./ BA in Studio Art and Biology
L’ecole d’art, Vallauris, France

 

Olwen was the Founder and Chairman of the first Smith College ADA Alumnae Exhibition