Paper Ocean
2018 34 x 44 oil on board




Thoughts on the Education of Daughters – one person show, Oxbow Gallery, Northampton, MA 2018

Unthought Known – one person show, AMP Gallery, Provincetown, MA 2017

Open Call NNE 2016 – juror: Richard Klein, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT  2016

Looking and Thinking – two person show, Hampden Gallery, UMass Amherst, 2015

Frog Tape Color Forms – one person show, Oxbow Gallery, Northampton, MA 2015

Star Maps for Beginners- one person show, AMP Gallery, Provincetown, MA  2013

Scarified - one person show, Oxbow Gallery, Northampton, MA 2012

Queer Your Day Job – film included in program curated by EE Miller, MIX NYC, New York, NY 2012

New Work –four person show, AMP Gallery, Provincetown, MA  2012 

Polaroids and Paintings – one person show, Oxbow Gallery, Northampton MA  2011

Backshore – one person show, Grubbs Gallery, The Williston Northampton School, Easthampton, MA 2011

Double Tracks- one person show, Western New England College, Springfield, MA  2009

2008 Biennial Juried Exhibition-  jurors: Carole Anne Meehan, Scott Peterman, and Andrea Pollan;  Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME  2008

Barbara Hadden, Paintings & Photographs- one-person show, West Island Gallery, Georgetown, ME  2005

In Dialogue: New England Women and Photography- juried show; juror: Bernard Toale, Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, MA  1997

Texas National- juried show; jurors: Doug and Mike Starn, SFA Gallery, Stephen Austin State University, Nacogdoches, TX  1997

Museum School Traveling Scholars- group show, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA  1996

Foundation Arts: Theory Into Practice- group show, Salem State College, Salem, MA  1996

The Body Reveals—photographs and film exhibited in conjunction with the work of choreographer Susan Dibble; Mobius Artist Group, Boston,  MA  1994



Berkshire Taconic Artist’s Resource Trust, Fund for Individuals, 2015 

Jurors Choice Award, Jamaica Plain Open Studios Juried Show; Juror: Barbara O’Brien,  2003

Finalist: Regional Fellowships for Visual Artists, New England Foundation for the Arts,  1997

Honorable Mention, Cambridge Art Association,  1997

Jurors Choice Award for Photography, Cambridge Art Association; Juror: Bernard Toale, 1996

Alumni/ae Traveling Scholarship, School of the Museum of Fine Arts,  1995



The Heliker/LaHotan Foundation, Cranberry Isles, ME  September 2010

The Hambidge Center, Painting Fellowship, Rabun Gap, GA  April/May 2008 

Robert M. MacNamara Foundation, Westport Island, ME  April/May 2007

Pouch Cove, Artist in Residence, St. John’s, Newfoundland  July 2005 

The Hambidge Center, Painting Fellowship, Rabun Gap, GA  November/December 2004 

Ipark, Artist in Residence, East Haddam, CT  October 2003

Vermont Studio Center,  Artist in Residence, Johnson, VT  November 2002



Art New England, “Barbara Hadden: Paintings & Photographs,”  Aug/Sept 2005, Carl Little, art critic 

Berkshire Eagle, “In Search of Poet Emily,” May 2000, Jeffery Borak, theater critic

Boston Globe, “Traveling Scholars make high profile stop at MFA,” January 24, 1996, Christine Temin, art critic

Bay Windows, “Looking Out for Us,” November 24, 1988, Susan Lumenello, film critic

Sojourner, “Short Films,” October 1981, Diane Gaspar, film critic



CMCA 2008 Biennial Juried Exhibition- painting included in catalogue

The Photo Review- photograph selected for 2000 Competition; juror: William Wegman



Park School, Brookline, MA  Art and Woodshop Teacher                             1993 -1998

Mt. Ida College, Newton, MA  Photography Instructor                                  1992 -1995

Ward Elementary School, Newton, MA  Visual Art Specialist                       1989 -1991

Title One Arts Program, Boston, MA  Photography and Media Arts Teacher    1979 -1982

Prison Art Project, Framingham, MA  Painting and Photography Teacher        1975 –1978



School of the Museum of Fine Arts: Painting Workshop                                2001

Haystack School of Arts and Crafts: Printmaking Workshop                         2000

Fleming School of Art: Painting and Drawing Workshop                                1998

Tufts University: B.S. in Education, MA Teacher Certification                        1986–1989

School of the Museum of Fine Arts: Diploma                                                    1973–19


2016 16 x 20 oil on board


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