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TOM DRISCOLL

Professor of Art
Plymouth State University
Plymouth, New Hampshire 03264
Phone:  603-535-2422 Fax:  603-535-2938

E-mail:  tdriscoll@plymouth.edu

EDUCATION
1984-1986       M.F.A., Cranbrook Academy of Art, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan Major:  Painting, Electives: Drawing and Printmaking
1978-1983       B.F.A., Plymouth State College, Plymouth, New Hampshire  Major:  Painting, Minor:  Psychology

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2014                “Tom Driscoll: Recent Work”, Karl Drerup Art Gallery, Plymouth State University
2013                “Tom Driscoll: A Sense of Place”, McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH
2009                “Tom Driscoll: Speaking in Marks”, McGowan Fine Art, Concord
2007                “From the Center”, Karl Drerup Art Gallery, Plymouth State University, Plymouth, NH
2005                “Personal Myths”, McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH
2004                “Tom Driscoll: Paintings and Works on Paper”, Kimball-Jenkins Estate, Concord, NH
1998                “Tom Driscoll:  Works on Paper”, Fisher Gallery, Plymouth,  NH
1995                “Tom Driscoll:  Paintings and Prints”, Galletly Gallery, New Hampton School, New Hampton, NH
1987                “Interiors”, The White Mountain School Gallery, White Mountain School, Littleton, NH

TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2013                “Showcase: Tom Driscoll and Gayle Fitzpatrick”, Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, ME
2009                 “Thomas Driscoll: Recent Works” (with Bert Yarborough), New England College Gallery, New England College, Henniker, NH
2007                 “Art as Impetus: Tom Driscoll and Kim Bernard”, Fenn Gallery of Contemporary Art, Woodbury, CT
2002                 “Showcase: Tom Driscoll and Kim Bernard”, Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, ME

THREE PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2010                “Mirare”, (with Grace DeGennaro and Meg Brown Payson), Alva de Mars Megan Chapel Art Center, Saint Anselm College,                               Manchester, NH

JURIED EXHIBITIONS
2015                “AVA 2015 Juried Summer Exhibition”, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
2013                “Love, Lust and Desire”, McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH
2012                “2012 National Juried Exhibition”, First Street Gallery, New York City, NY. Juror: Dore Ashton
2010                “Eighteenth Annual Juried Summer Exhibition”, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
“Love, Lust and Desire”, McGowan Fine Art, Concord, N.H.
2009                “Seventeenth Annual Juried Summer Exhibition”, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
2008                “Sixteenth Annual Juried Summer Exhibition”, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
2005                “Regional Artists Juried Exhibit”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
2003                “Eleventh Annual Juried Summer Exhibition”, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
2002                “Tenth Annual Juried Summer Exhibition”, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
2001                “Juried Summer Exhibition”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
“Contemporary Visions 2001”, (six person show) Library Arts Center, Newport, NH
2000                “2nd Annual National All-Media Exhibition”, Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC
“Annual Juried Regional Artist Exhibition”, Library Arts Center Newport, NH
“Earth, Air, Fire & Water”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
“Eighth Annual Juried Summer Exhibition”, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
1999                “19th Annual Faber Birren National Color Award Show”, University of Connecticut at Stamford, Stamford, CT
“Biennial 1999”, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester
“Seventh Annual Juried Summer Exhibition”, AVA Gallery,  Lebanon, NH
“New Hampshire Art Association 52nd Annual Exhibition”, The Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, NH
1997                “Fifth Annual Juried Competition”, AVA Gallery, Lebanon, NH
“New Hampshire Art Association 50th Annual Exhibition”, The Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, NH
1996                “New Hampshire Printmaking Exhibit”, Kimball Jenkins Estate, Concord, NH
1993                “New Hampshire Arts Biennial”, Manchester Institute of Arts and Sciences, Manchester, NH
1992                “New Hampshire Art Association Annual Juried Exhibit”, The Currier Gallery of Art, Manchester, NH
“57th Annual National Competition”, Cooperstown Art Association Cooperstown, NY
1987                “New Hampshire Arts Biennial”, Manchester Institute of Arts and Sciences, Manchester, NH
1986                “Graduate Drawing Show”, University Art Gallery, Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI
“Outside”, Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
“Juried Summer Show”, Cranbrook Academy of Arts Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI
1985                 Detroit Institute of Arts, Detroit, MI
“Iconography”, Forum:  Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum, Bloomfield Hills, MI
“Michigan Annual XIII”, The Art Center, Mount Clemens, MI

INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS
2015                “35th Anniversary Exhibit”, McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH
2014                “Change of Season”, George Marshall Store Gallery, York, ME
“Faculty Selections: Plymouth State University”, Belknap Mill Gallery, Laconia, NH
2010                “Twenty Days in May: Contemporary Art Invitational Exhibition”, Marian Graves Mugar Gallery, Colby-Sawyer
College, New London, NH
2009                “Love, Lust and Desire”, McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH
2008                “Synesthesia”, Sulloway and Hollis Gallery, Concord, NH (four person exhibition)
“OAA Expressions”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
2007                “OAA Expressions”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
2006                “OAA Expressions”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
2005                “Twenty-Five Years”, McGowan Fine Art, Concord, NH
“Anything Goes”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
“OAA Expressions”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
“A Celebration of Artists from Southern Maine”, University of New England, Portland, ME
2004                “Prints of the Year:  What’s New in New Hampshire Printmaking”, Franklin Pierce Law Center, Concord, NH
“Hot Off the Presses – New Hampshire Printmaking 2004” Sharon Arts Center, Peterborough, NH
“OAA Expressions”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
2003                “Student/Faculty Print Exhibition of New England Art Schools and Colleges”, Boston University, Boston, MA
“Expressions”, (two separate venues), Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
2002                “Selections from OAA”, Ogunquit Playhouse, Ogunquit, Maine
“Expressions”, (two separate venues), Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
2001                “Expressions”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
2000                “Expressions”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
1999                “New Members Show”, Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, ME
“Student/Faculty Print Exhibition of New England Art Schools and Colleges”,  Boston University, Boston, MA
1997                “The Art of New Hampshire Printmakers”, North Country Center for the Arts, Lincoln, NH
“My Studio”, Covered Bridge Frame Shop and Gallery, Contoocook, NH
1996                “The Feathered Image”, Library Arts Center, Newport, NH
1995                “Multiples:  Variations in Fine Printmaking”, Library Arts Center, Newport, NH
1993                “BFA Alumni Exhibit”, Karl Drerup Gallery, Plymouth State College, Plymouth, NH
“Faculty Exhibit”, Marian Graves Mugar Art Gallery, Colby-Sawyer College, New London, NH
1987,1989-2007 “Faculty Exhibit”, Karl Drerup Gallery, Plymouth State College Plymouth, NH
1983                 The New England Center, Durham, NH

HONORS AND AWARDS
2000                Honorable Mention Award, “2nd Annual National All-Media Exhibition, Touchstone Gallery, Washington, DC
1999                Stamford Art Association Award, “19th Annual Faber Birren National Color Award Show”, University of Connecticut at
Stamford, Stamford, Connecticut
Third Place Award, “Biennial 1999”, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, New Hampshire
Bank of New Hampshire Award, “New Hampshire Art Association 52nd Annual Exhibition”, The Currier Gallery of Art,                               Manchester, New Hampshire
1997                Miriam S. Sawyer Award for Painting, “New Hampshire Art Association 50th Annual Exhibition”, The Currier Gallery of                               Art, Manchester, New Hampshire

GALLERY REPRESENTATION
McGowan Fine Art, Concord, New Hampshire

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION MEMBERSHIPS
1999-Present   Ogunquit Arts Collaborative, Ogunquit, Maine

CORPORATE/BUSINESS COLLECTIONS
Nixon Peabody Law Firm, Manchester, New Hampshire
Primex, Concord, New Hampshire
Centennial Inn, Concord, New Hampshire

REVIEWS
The Waterbury Republican-American, “Art as Impetus: Tom Driscoll and Kim Bernard”, by Paul Singley. May 23, 2007
ArtsMedia, “Tom Driscoll: Personal Myths at McGowan Fine Art”, by Ellen Grimm. November/December 2005
The York Weekly, “Tucked-Away Treasures”, by Jeanne McCartin. June 12, 2002

OTHER PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITY
Curated an exhibit for the Karl Drerup Gallery, Plymouth State College entitled “Images in Wax:  Contemporary Encaustic”, 2001.  This exhibit was reviewed in Art New England Magazine, Vol. 22, No. 6, October/November 2001
Curated an Exhibit for the Kimball-Jenkins School of Art (5/10 – 6/23/06) and the Silver Center at Plymouth State University (7/10 –
8/12/06) entitled “New Hampshire Painting in the 21st Century”. The exhibit included an eclectic mix of media and genres from 34 individual artists. A full color catalog was published in conjunction with the exhibit.
JUROR SERVICE
2014                “Center for the Arts Regional Juried Show”, New London, NH
2013                “New Hampshire Art Association Summer Exhibit”, Plymouth, NH
2006                “LAC Juried Regional Exhibition”, Library Arts Center, Newport,NH
2001                “Lakes Region High School Art Scholarship”, Laconia, NH
1999,1997        “Laconia Art Association Annual Exhibit”, Laconia, NH
1995,1998,2014  “Plymouth Friends of the Arts High School Exhibit”, Plymouth, NH