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Solo Exhibitions

2015 Roll on the Tongue, Thayer Academy Art Gallery, Braintree, MA
2014 High Strung, Trustman Gallery, Simmons College, Boston, MA (Catalog)
2013 I've Just Begun to Tell You, Installation with Sound, 17 Cox Gallery, Beverly, MA
2011 Made in Translation, Atelier Gallery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI (Catalog)
2010 Reverberations, Opalka Gallery, Sage Colleges of Albany, Albany, NY (Catalog)
  Listening, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA
2008 What You Already Know, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA
2007 In Between, Viewpoint Gallery, Schenectady, NY
2003 Measures of Silence, Solo Installation at the Ohrenger Art Gallery, National Technical Institute for the Deaf, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
2002 Solo Exhibition, Commissioner's Headquarters, Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Boston, MA
  Solo Exhibition, Sony Electronics, Newton, MA

Selected Two-Person and Group Exhibitions, since 1989

2017 Deep Cuts, Currier Museum of Art, Manchester, NH (Catalog)
  A World Re-Imagined, Silpe Gallery, Hartford Art School, Hartford, CT (Best in Show)
2016 Pulling Together: A 3 Person Exhibition, Loomis Chaffee School Gallery, Windsor, CT
2015 Cut, Paper, Fold, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA (Catalog)
  Pulse: Faculty Exhibition, Cantor Art Gallery, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
2014 De'Via: A New Wave, Galludet University, Washington, DC
  De'Via, Twenty-fifth Anniversary Invitational, Dyer Gallery, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
2013 Re-Think INK: 25 Years at Mixit Print Studio, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
  Our Expanding Circle, Paper New England 5th Anniversary Show, Art Space Gallery, Hartford, CT
  Prominent Printmakers, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH
  Community of Artists, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
2012 ReThink INK: 25 years at Mixit Print Studio, Boston Public Library, Boston, MA
2011 International Invitational: Art Ability, Byrn Mawr Rehabilitation Hospital, Bryn Mawr, PA (Honorable Mention)
  De'Via Artists, Delplaine Visual Arts Center, Frederick, MD
  Community of Artists, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
2010 Off the Wall, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham MA; curated by Helen Molesworth, Senior Curator, ICA and Jen Mergel, Senior Curator of Contemporary Art, MFA
  thINK, Boston Printmakers Traveling Exhibit
  Faculty Exhibition, Maud Morgan Gallery, Cambridge, MA
  Senses, The Stove Factory Gallery, Charlestown, MA
2009 (S)edition: Prints as Activism, Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts, Grand Rapids, MI
  Sonic Chromatic, Tamarind Art Gallery, New York, NY
  Gender: Does It Still Matter, Gallery at the Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA
  The Unique Print, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA
  Women in Print, Bunker Hill Community College, Boston, MA
  New England Prints, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH (Award Winner)
  Body and Soul, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA
  MassArt Art Auction, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA (Catalog)
2008 Contemporary Printmaking, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio (Catalog)
  Icons and Altars, New Art Center, Newton, MA
  National Print Biennial, Northern Arizona University Art Museum, Flagstaff, AZ
  World of Silence, World of Color: 3 Deaf American Artists, Exhibition in the Virtual World of Second Life
  On Drawing: Surface, Line and Mark, New Art Center, Newton, MA
  Capelli d' Angeli Foundation Artists, Paesaggio at 100 Pearl, Hartford, CT
  MassArt Art Auction, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA (Catalog)
  Deaf Artists in Community, Dishman Art Museum, Lamar University, Beaumont, TX
Exhibition travels to Texas Center for the Deaf, Austin Children's Museum
  De Via, Woodbury Art Museum, Orem, UT
  Paper Quilts, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2007 Los Angeles Printmaking Society National Exhibition, Riverside Art Museum, Los Angeles, CA
  Group Show, Aidekman Gallery at Tufts University, Medford, MA
  Group Show, Susan Maasch Fine Art, Portland, ME
  Inner Life, Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, Brookline, MA
  Two-Person Exhibition, New England BioLabs, MA
  Somerville Prints! Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA
  Associates Show, St. Botolph Club, Boston, MA
  Hot Off the Press, Arsenal Art Center, Watertown, MA
  Architecture of Art, Felix Guillni Gallery, Wellesley, MA
2006 Two-Person Exhibition at Cell Signaling, Beverly, MA
  Recent Acquisitions, deCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
  Invitational, LandEscapes, College of the Atlantic, Mt. Desert Island, ME
  Summer Solstice, Boston Convention Center, Boston, MA
  BodyScapes, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA
  City Women, Gallery at the Piano Factory, Boston, MA
  The Drama of Scale, Carney Gallery, Regis College, Weston, MA
  One Thousand Words, Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, Brookline, MA
2005 North American Print Biennial, Gallery 303, Boston, MA
  The Dictionary Project, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA
2004 Somatic Scales, five-person exhibition curated by Patricia Phillips at the Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
  Perfect Pitch, Curated by Karen Shaw, Islip Museum, Long Island, NY
  Catch My Drift, Solo Invitational, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA
  9 From Waltham Mills, Brandeis Women's Research Center, Waltham, MA
  6 Artists, 6 Visions, Scollay Square Gallery, Boston City Hall, Boston, MA
  What Works, Arthur Hill Gallery, Boston, MA
2003 Una comunidad de Talleres de Grabado, Galeria Espacio Abierto, Havana, Cuba
  Take Five, Soprafina Gallery, Cambridge, MA
  Prints in Boston, Printmaker's Invitational Bromfield Gallery, Boston, MA
  Invitational, LandEscapes, College of the Atlantic, Mt. Desert Island, ME
  Works on Paper, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA
2002 The 17th Annual Drawing Show, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
Curator: Bill Arning, Director, List Visual Arts Center, MIT, Cambridge, MA
  Small Works 2002, The Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA
  Texas National, Stephen Austin University Gallery, Juror: Sandy Skoglund
  Proof in Print, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA
2001 Journeys, Target Gallery, Alexandria, VA
  Multiplicity and Reiteration, Tremont Gallery, Boston, MA
  Proof in Print, Wiggin Gallery, Boston Public Library, Boston, MA
  On/Off/Over the Edge, a National Exhibition traveling from 2000 to 2003 to the following venues: University of Nebraska at Kearney, Bookwalter Winery (Richland, WA), Cape Cod Community College, University of Florida,Lane Community College (Eugene, OR), and Miami University (Ohio)
2000 Faber Birren National Color Award Show, Stamford Art Association, Stamford, NY
  New Art Y2K, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
  National Exhibition, Bristol Art Museum, Bristol, RI (Award Winner)
  Small Works, Attleboro Museum, Attleboro MA
  Exhibition of the Portfolio Workshop Prints, Randse Afrikaans Universitate, Johannesburg, South Africa
  National Prize Show, University Gallery, Cambridge, MA
  Higher Elevations, Invitational Exhibition at the College of the Atlantic, Bar Harbor, ME
1999 New Art '99, National Exhibition, MPG Gallery, Boston MA. (Award Winner)
  Who Was She Last Monday? Three Artists' Self Portraits, Dana Hall Gallery, Wellesley, MA
  Cooperstown National, Main Street Gallery, Cooperstown, NY
1998 Priva Gross International Exhibition, QCC Art Gallery, City University of New York, Bayside, New York. Juror: Marilyn Kushner, Curator of Prints and Drawings at the Brooklyn Museum of Art
  Paper in Particular National Exhibition, Columbia College, Columbia, MO
  Works on Paper Exhibition VII, Shepherd College, Shepherdstown, WV
  A Show of Hands, Texas University Medical Center, Lubbock, TX

Teaching

Adjunct Professor, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA, 2007-present
Adjunct Professor, Suffolk University, New England School of Art and Design, 2015
Adjunct Professor, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA, 2014-2015
Faculty, Teachers as Scholars, Statewide Program, 2014-present
Lecturer, Curry College, Milton, MA, 2007-2013
Instructor, Maud Morgan Center for the Arts, Cambridge, MA, 2012-present
Artist in Residence, Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, CT, 2016
Artist in Residence, Burlington High School, Burlington, MA, 2014
Artist in Residence, Somerville High School, Somervillem MA, 2009, 2011, 2017
Guest Artist, College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA, 2013
Guest Artist, Beverly School for the Deaf, Beverly, MA, 2013

Presentations-Curating

Guest Artist - Presentation, Currier Museum of Art, 2017
Guest Artist - Presentation, College of the Holy Cross, 2015
Moderator, Impact and Innovation: Contemporary Printmaking, Boston Public Library, 2012
Guest Artist - Juror for Grants, Rhode Island State Art Council, 2011
Presenter, thINK, Belmont Town Hall Gallery, Belmont, MA, 2010
Presenter, "Beyond the Scenes of an Art Career," Mass. College of Art, Boston, MA, 2010
Guest Curator, Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, 2009 (Essay and Catalog)
Panelist, Drawing: Surface, Line and Mark, New Art Center, Newton, MA, 2008
Panelist, Art and Cancer, Paesaggio Gallery, Hartford, CT, 2008
Panelist, Communication through Art, Dishman Art Museum, Beaumont, TX, 2008
Guest Artist - Critiques, Rhode Island School of Design, UMASS-Boston, 2004-2009
Workshop Instructor, Mixit Print Studio, Somerville, MA, 2007-2017
Presentation, St. Francis Cancer Center, Hartford, CT, 2007
Guest Artist - Presentation, Princeton University, Spring 2004
Guest Artist - Presentation, Massachusetts College of Art, February 2004
Featured Artist, Spring Program of the Boston Women's Caucus for the Arts, 1997

Press

Brian Goslow. "Quickening the Pulse at Holy Cross: New Work by Faculty Artists," ARTSCOPE. March/April 2015.
Stephanie Standish. "American Print Makers," Schiffer Publishing. 2014.
Elaine Mehalakes. "ReThink INK: 25 Years at Mixit Print Studio," Art in Print. Vol. 2, #.2, July/August 2012.
Interview with WGBH Brigit Brown.
Anne Krinsky. "The Long and Winding Roll: Five Artists Contemplate the Scroll," Art New England. January/February 2011.
Susan Boulanger. "Randy Garber: Listening-Transmit, Receive, Connect," Art New England. April/May 2010.
Tim Kane. "Randy Garber 'Reverberations' on Exhibit at Opalka Gallery," Times Union. April 1, 2010.
David Brickman. "Randy Garber at Opalka Gallery," Get Visual. March 9, 2010.
Catherine Kernan. "Size & Scale in the Field of Contemporary Print," Contemporary Impressions, Journal of the American Print Alliance. Spring/Summer 2009.
"Read the Fine Print," The Improper Bostonian. October 22, 2008.
"Contemporary Printmaking at Manifest Gallery," Cincinnati City Beat, Cincinnati, OH. December 24, 2008.
Cate McQuaid. "High Marks; Drawing: Surface, Line, Mark," The Boston Globe. May 7, 2008, Review.
"Somerville Prints!," The Boston Globe. February 20, 2007, Your Tuesday.
"Words and Images," University of Southern Maine Publication. 2006.
"Pick of the Week," The Boston Globe. March 14, 2006.
Susan Boulanger. "Somatic Scales," Art New England. October/November 2004, Review.
Cate McQuaid. "On Balance,'Somatic Scales' Explores Bodies and Minds," The Boston Globe. July 16, 2004.
Joanne Silver. "Scales Weighs Body, Mind, Spirit," Boston Herald. June 11, 2004, Review.
Helen Harrison. "Character and Mood on Paper," The New York Times. April 25, 2004, Review.
d'Lynne Plummer. "Mills Measures Up," South End News. July 1, 2004, Review.
Thomas Garvey. "Women on the Verge," South End News. May 20, 2004. Review.
Randi Hopkins. "Our Bodies, Our Selves," The Boston Phoenix. May 28, 2004, Review.
Max Heuer. "Waltham at Work: Nine Local Artists Connect with Brandeis in Collaborative Exhibit," Daily News Transcript. February 5, 2004, Review.
Emily Sweeney. "An Art Community's Lofty Pursuits," The Boston Globe. November 1, 2001.
"Proof in Print: A Community of Printmaking Studios," Trustees Boston Public Library. 2001.
Max Heurer. "Waltham at Work," Daily News Tribune. February 5, 2004, Review.
Jamie Farrell. "New Art, Y2K at the Kingston Gallery/Boston," Art New England. October/November 2000.
Misty Edgecomb. "Artists Find Challenge in Somesville Garden," Bangor Daily News. August 10, 2000.
Nan Lincoln. "Scarecrows, Higher Elevations," Bar Harbor Times. August 10, 2010, Review.
"Scarecrows," The Ellsworth Weekly. August 17, 2000, Review.
K.E. Duffin. "Variation and Continuity: The Workshop Portfolios," Contemporary Impressions. Spring, 2000, Volume 8, No. 1.
Aviya Kushner. "Young at Art," Stuff Magazine. February 16, 1999, Review.
"Who Was She Last Monday?" Natick Bulletin. February 11, 1999.
Christine Temin. "Perspectives," The Boston Globe. February 19, 1997.
E. Clark. "Artists Contemplate Music at Ashwell Gallery," North Shore Magazine. May 30, 1996.

Bibliography

Three Images in Harvard Review 50, Fall 2016, published by Houghton Library, 2016; artwork pp. 27-29.
"Cut, Paper, Fold," Essay for Exhibition Catalog, 2015.
Cover Art Work for "Deafening Modernism: Embodied Language and Visual Poetics in American Literature," Professor Rebecca Sanchez, New York University Press, 2015
Cover Page Art Work, "Silence Takes Its Measure" Art New England, January/February 2011.
2006 Calendar, Centerfold Image, deCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA 2006.
"Conversing and Reversing," by Randy Garber, Contemporary Impressions: The Journal of the American Print Alliance. Fall 2002.
"Fresh Eyes and Nuclei," by Randy Garber, Journal of Communication Arts. July 2001.
"Paintings by Joan Banach at Mario Diacono Gallery," Review by Randy Garber, Arts Media. Winter 98/99.
"Built in Milwaukee: An Architectural View of the City," Randy Garber. Editor, U Wisconsin Press. 1984.
"Beyond the Neck: The Architecture and Development of Somerville, MA," Randy Garber. Editor, Landscape Research, Boston, MA. 1982.

Awards/Grants/Residencies

2017 Best in Show Award, American School for the Deaf, Hartford, CT
  Artist Fellowship Grant, Somerville, MA
2016 Artist in Residence, Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, CT
2013 Residency, Venice Printmaking Workshop, Venice, Italy
2012 Traveling Fellowship, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
  Wynn Newhouse Award
2011 Artist Fellowship Grant, Somerville, MA
  Honorable Mention, International Invitational: Art Ability, Byrn Mawr Rehabilitaion Hospitlal, Bryn Mawr, PA
2009 Artist Fellowship Grant, Somerville, MA
  Best in Show Award, New England Prints, New Hampshire Institute of Art, Manchester, NH
2007 Puffin Foundation Artist Grant
  Juror's Choice Award, 7th National Exhibition, Artists with Disabilities
  Capelli d'Angeli Foundation Artist Grant
  Artist Scholarship Grant, Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2006 Residency, Hambidge Center for Art and Science, Rabun Gap, GA
2003 Artist Grant, St. Botolph Foundation, Boston, MA
2000 Award, National Exhibition, Bristol Art Museum, Bristol, RI
1999 Award, New Art '99, National Exhibition, MPG Gallery, Boston, MA
1996 Award, The Art of Music, Ashwell Gallery, Beverly, MA
1995 Award, Works on Paper, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

Collections and Commissions

Children's Hospital Karp Cancer Research Building, Boston, MA (Commission)
Governor Baxter School for the Deaf, Mackworth Island, Portland, ME (Commission)
deCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Jean Massieu School for the Deaf, Riverton, UT
Dare Family Services, Somerville, MA
First Literacy Boston, Boston, MA
Third Sector New England, Boston, MA
New England BioLabs, Ipswich, MA
Sunnyview Rehabilitation Hospital, Schnectady, NY
Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, Brookline, MA
Cell Signaling, Beverly, MA
Ohrenger Gallery, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY
Massachusetts Commission for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Boston, MA
Print Club of Albany, Inc.
The Boston Public Library
The Boston Athenaeum
MSR Architects, Washington, DC
Offices of Ephross and Weiss, Baltimore, MD
Cognitive Prostheses, Inc., Bala Cynwyd, PA
Private Clients in Boston, MA

Eduction

Diploma in Studio Arts, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA, 1998
M.L.A., Landscape Architecture, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 1978
M.A., English Literature, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, 1976
B.A., English Literature, Boston University, Boston, MA, 1974