PO Box 1517, Edgartown, MA 02539 508-627-3829, email: dtc@deborahcolter.com

Selected Exhibitions (* Solo & Dual Exhibitions)

2017

2016

2015

2014

2013

     • Aberson Exhibits, Tulsa, Oklahoma
     • Blue Heron Gallery, Wellfleet, Massachusetts
     • Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
     • Cousen Rose Gallery, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts
     • Jules Place, Boston, Massachusetts
     • Joyce Robins Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
     • Art Gallery H, Tubac, Arizona
     • Ugallery, San Francisico, California

2012

      • Aberson Exhibits, Tulsa, Oklahoma     
      • Blue Heron Gallery, Wellfleet, Massachusetts
      • Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
      • Cousen Rose Gallery, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts
      • Jules Place, Boston, Massachusetts
      • Anelle Gandelman Fine Art, Larchmont, New York
      • Joyce Robins Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
      • Gallery KH, Chicago, Illinois
      • Art Gallery H, Tubac, Arizona

2011

     • Spring Affordable Art Fair, New York, New York,
         represented by Anelle Gandelman Fine Art, Larchmont, NY
     • Gallery KH, Chicago, Illinois
     • Blue Heron Gallery, Wellfleet, Massachusetts
     • Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia
     • Cousen Rose Gallery, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts
     • Jules Place, Boston, Massachusetts
     • Joyce Robins Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico
     • Anelle Gandelman Fine Art, Larchmont, New York

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2007

2006

2005

2004

2003

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2000

1999

1998

1997

1986

1981

National Juried Exhibitions

2015

     • Rittenhouse Square Annual Fine Art Show - June & September, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
     • 54th Armonk Outdoor Art Show, Armonk, New York

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

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2007

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1999


1986


1981


Corporate & Private Collections

Bibliography (*Reviews)

* Karla Araujo "Deborah T. Colter’s extraordinary abstract view", Martha's Vineyard Times, July 10, 2013

* CK Wolfson "Deborah T. Colter's abstract landscapes", Martha's Vineyard Times,  July 22, 2011

Mary Grauerholz, "Deborah T. Colter" Cape Cod Life 2011 Special Arts Section, June 2011

* Tamar Russell, "Deborah Colter: Design for painting", Martha's Vineyard Times, July 2010

*Diane R. Gunter "Mixed Messages | Deborah T. Colter - Red Door Gallery" Urge February 17, 2008

Karla Araujo, "Art: For Love or Money", Martha's Vineyard Times, June, 28, 2007

*Amy Simcik Williams, "Art: Between Chaos and Harmony"The Martha’s Vineyard Times, July, 28, 2005

* C.K. Wolfson, “Artists Discuss Joint Exhibition in Program at Dragonfly Gallery”, Vineyard Gazette, September 27, 2002.

* Laura D. Roosevelt, “Five Artists, One Nest: Group Show at The Dragonfly”, The Martha’s Vineyard Times, September 26, 2002

C.K. Wolfson, “Deborah Colter: One Woman’s Life as Collage”, Martha’s Vineyard Magazine, Artscene Artist Profile, July/August 2001

“Five Artist’s Explore The ‘Poetics of Space’ ”, Martha’s Vineyard Magazine, Artscene News, July/August 2001

* Hollis L. Engley, “Art Exhibit Explores Poetics of Space”, Vineyard Gazette, August 24, 2001

* Mary-Jean Miner, “Creating Space For Art”, The Martha’s Vineyard Times, August 23, 2001

Melissa Massello, “Art, Art, and More Art”, The Martha’s Vineyard Times, May 31, 2001

Agricultural Fair Supplement Cover, The Martha’s Vineyard Times, August 16, 2001

Diane Nicholls, “Gallery Show Is a Study in Abstraction”, Vineyard Gazette, July 14, 2000

Jane Friend, “Brand XXIX, Works on Paper Catalog”, Brand Library and Art Center, Glendale, California

Lois Ramirez, “Collage Artists of America Open’99 Catalog”, Brand Galleries, Glendale, California

Great Arrow Graphics, Buffalo, New York, Hand Silkscreen Greeting Cards

Sarah Haight, “Saturday Stroll Highlights Art Galleries of Oak Bluffs”, Vineyard Gazette, July 24, 1998

Vineyard Gazette, Edgartown, Massachusetts, Six “Town column heads”

Rhode Island Review, Providence, RI, Review of student works, March 1981

Creative and Mental Growth (Instructional Text), Cornell University Press, Ithaca, New York

Awards and Honors

2012 Third Prize mixed media, 2012 Bruce Museum Outdoor Arts Festival, Greenwich, Connecticut

2008 First Prize mixed media, 2008 Bruce Museum Outdoor Arts Festival, Greenwich, Connecticut

2008 First Prize mixed media, 2008 Westport Fine Art Festival, Westport, Connecticut

2007 Second Prize mixed media, 2007 Bruce Museum Outdoor Arts Festival, Greenwich, Connecticut

2001 First Prize, Martha’s Vineyard Agricultural Society Fair Poster Contest, West Tisbury, MA., Juried by Allen Whiting, et al.

2001 First Prize, Massachusetts Agricultural Fairs Association, 2001 Media Awards, Posters Group B.

1999 First Prize, mixed media. The All Island Art Show, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts

1998 First Prize, mixed media. The All Island Art Show, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts

1997 Anne Culbert Creativity Award, The All Island Art Show, Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts Juried by Alison Shaw, et al.

Education

1981
Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI, Bachelors Degree of Fine Arts

Affiliations

2004-2008
National Association of Independent Artists www.naia-artists.org
RISD/Bostonwww.risdboston.org
Fort Point Arts Community, Inc. www.fortpointarts.org
MV Arts Forum.com www.mvartsforum.com

2003-1998
Martha’s Vineyard Center for the Visual Arts , Oak Bluffs, Massachusetts

1999
Collage Artists of America, Burbank, California

Current Galleries