Louise Laplante

Artist Bio

Exhibitions

  2014       2104 CWA 85th Annual National Exhibition, Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, Connecticut

  New England Collective V, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, Massachusetts

                  Boston Biennial 3, Atlantic Works Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts  

2014        Spring Show, Stove Factory Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

2013        Storytellers and Conjurers, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, New York

                Milton Art Museum, Canton, Massachusetts

2012        Works on Paper, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, New York

    Drawing, b.j. spoke gallery, Huntington, New York

    Strange Glue, Thompson Gallery, Weston, Massachusetts

    Silhouette, A.P.E., Northampton, Massachusetts

    The Cadence of Familiarity, Krauss Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island

2011         20th Anniversary Exhibition, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, New York

    Paperworks, Paper City Studios, Holyoke, Massachusetts

    Small Works, Towne Gallery, Wheelock College, Boston, Massachusetts

2010         Text/Context, McCoy Gallery, Merrimack College, North Andover, Massachusetts

    A Community of Artists, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, Massachusetts

    Here and Gone: Presence, Absence, Memory and Time, Amy H. Carberry Fine Art           Gallery, Springfield Technical Community College, Springfield, Massachusetts

2009        Dreamscape, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, New York

2008        Small ’08, Wunderarts Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

    Interaction: Louise Laplante and Liz Chalfin, Wunderarts Gallery, Amherst, MA                   

    Artists and Books, Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, Massachusetts

    One Night, Pivot Gallery, Florence, Massachusetts

2007        20 Artists X 2 Feet, Wunderarts Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

    Biennial 2007, New Hampshire Art Institute, Manchester, New Hampshire

    Salon, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, Massachusetts

2006         Small: 20 Artists X 2 Feet, Wunderarts Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

    Salon, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, Massachusetts

2004         On Paper, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, New York

    Encaustics, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, New York

    New Acquisitions, University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA                                          

2003        Hart Gallery, Northampton, Massachusetts

2002        The Belles of Amherst; Contemporary Women Artists in the Collection of the Mead Art              Museum and the University Gallery, Mead Art Museum, Amherst, Massachusetts

1998        Vessels: Louise Laplante & David Powers, Hart Gallery, Northampton, Massachusetts

   Ten Women, Whistler House Museum of Art, Lowell, Massachusetts

1997        Self Portraits, Hart Gallery, Northampton, Massachusetts

1996        Painting Now, Bristol Art Museum, Bristol, Rhode Island

   Louise Laplante, Milton Art Museum, Milton, Massachusetts

1995        New Work: Louise Laplante, St. Germaine Gallery, Springfield, Massachusetts

   Drawings: Louise Laplante, Newspace Gallery, Manchester, Connecticut

   Small Works, Pump House Gallery, Hartford, Connecticut

1994        Sesquicentennial Celebration, Rice Gallery, Albany Institute of History and Art, Albany, NY                      

   Two Artists, Cuneen-Hackett Cultural Center, Poughkeepsie, New York

   Large Drawings – Louise Laplante, Canal Gallery, Holyoke, Massachusetts

1993        Louise Laplante, Geissler Gallery, Greenfield, Massachusetts

   Drawing Now, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

1992        Louise Laplante, Pindar Gallery, New York, New York

   Louise Laplante and Margaret Plaganis, Pump House Gallery, Hartford, Connecticut

1991        Small Objects, Nicole C. Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

    The Changing World, Pindar Gallery, New York, New York

    Louise Laplante New Work, Nicole C. Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

1989        New Artists: Gloria Winchler Memorial Exhibition, Currier Gallery, Manchester, NH                          

   Figures and Faces, Gary Wortzel Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

   Louise Laplante, Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Massachusetts

1988        Paperworks, Clary-Miner Gallery, Buffalo, New York

   Small But Monumental, Hera Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island

1987        The Subject is Water, Newport Art Museum, Newport, Rhode Island

1986        American Contemporary Women Artists, Gallery Triangle, Washington, DC

1985        Louise Laplante, The Gallery, Springfield Tech Community College, Springfield, MA                            

   Louise Laplante Works on Paper, Hampshire College Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

1984        Works on Paper, F.A.C.E.T., Taos, New Mexico

   Works on Paper, 100% Realart Gallery, Spokane, Washington

1983        Louise Laplante, Springfield Central Gallery, Springfield, Massachusetts

   Rope, Drawings by Louise Laplante, Main Street Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

   Women Artists, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts

1982        Two Artists Drawing, Gallery on Paper, Lenox, Massachusetts

   Artists Self Portraits, Pratt Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

   Small Works, Passepartout Gallery, Winooski, Vermont

   Valley Artists ’82, The Gallery, Amherst, Massachusetts

1981        Invitational, Danco Gallery, Florence, Massachusetts

 

 

 

 

 

 

Bibliography

   “’Works on Paper’ Evokes Yesteryear, at Carrie Haddad Gallery”, Amy Griffin, Albany Times Union, September 26,2012

‘’Strange Glue: Collage at 100”, catalog, essay Todd Bartell, Thompson Gallery, Weston, Massachusetts, 2012

Creative Quarterly No. 21, The Journal of Design and Art, December 2010

“Louise Laplante: Here and Gone”, Paul Bloomfield, Art New England, April/May 2010

“Burge, King, Laplante and Hammond at Haddad Gallery”, Hudson-Catskill Newspapers, Hudson, New York, November 8, 2009

“On Paper”, Daily Freeman, Kingston, New York, July 2, 2004

“The Belles of Amherst” Contemporary Women’s Art on View”, The Women’s Times, Northampton, Massachusetts, August 2002

“Two Artists, Shared Approach”, Gloria Russell, The Sunday Republican, Springfield, Massachusetts, August 2, 1998

“Parker Gallery, Whistler House Museum of Art, Ten Women”, Ellin Anderson, Art New England, June/July 1998

“Art by “Ten Women””, Ellin Anderson, The Haverhill Gazette, Haverhill, Massachusetts, March 19, 1998

“Variety in Whistler’s “Ten Women””, Otto Peter Erbar, The Lowell Sun, Lowell, Massachusetts, March 8, 1998

“Faces of Art” Anne-Gerard Flynn, The Springfield Times Union, Springfield, Massachusetts, May 5, 1997

“Canal Gallery”, Gloria Russell, The Sunday Republican, Springfield, Massachusetts, March 8, 1994

“Six University at Albany Graduates at Rice Gallery”, The Daily Gazette, Albany, New York, January 20, 1994

“At BCE Drawings Droll to Dramatic”, Christine Temin, The Boston Globe, Boston, Massachusetts, September 29, 1993

“Gloria Winchler Memorial Exhibition”, catalog essay by Marilyn F. Hoffman and Michael K. Komanecky, The Currier Gallery, Manchester, New Hampshire, 1989

“Art Scene: Louise Laplante” catalog interview by Martha Hoppin, Springfield Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Massachusetts, 1989

“Thinking Through Your Art”, Patricia Wright, The Daily Hampshire Gazette, Northampton, Massachusetts, March 29, 1989

“Art Scenes Offer Powerful Images”, Gloria Russell, The Sunday Republican, Springfield, Massachusetts, March 12, 1989

“Small is Beautiful”, Bill van Siclen, The Providence Journal, Providence, Rhode Island, February 12, 1986

“STCC/Springfield: Louise Laplante”, Art New England, November/December, 1985

“STCC/Louise Laplante”, Gloria Russell, The Sunday Republican, Springfield, Massachusetts September 29, 1985

 

 

 

 

 

 

Collections

 

 

 

Kingsley and Company, San Francisco, California

Mead Art Museum, Amherst College, Amherst, Massachusetts

Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Massachusetts

University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts

University Gallery, SUNY Albany, Albany, New York

Private collections

 

 

 

 

 

 

Awards

 

 

 

2008 Recipient, Money for Women/Barbara Deming Memorial Fund

2004 Finalist, Massachusetts Cultural Council Artists Grants, Drawing/Printmaking/Artist Books

1998 Finalist, Blanche E. Colman Award

 

 

 

 

 

 

Education

 

MA in Fine Art, State University of New York at Albany, New York

BFA, College of New Rochelle, New Rochelle, New York

 

 

Galleries

 

Carrie Haddad, Hudson, New York

Clark Art Gallery, Lincoln, Massachusetts

 

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