Lully Schwartz

ABOUT

 

Artist’s Statement

 

“It's a natural occurrence for me to paint from recollection.   As a child I played and worked outside in a rural setting. Much of my art reflects what happened then and how I live now.”                                                

                                                                                          - Lully Schwartz 2021

 

 

Biography

 

American b. painter Lully Schwartz creates work relating to life experience, inspired by humankind, the natural world and her place in it. She is a graduate of the School of the Museum of Fine Arts Boston where she focused on studio art and art history.  Lully’s career practice emerged in1980’s Boston. Her early experiences in the city coupled with her rural upbringing continues to shape her artwork.  Since the early 90’s Lully has been the subject of 18+ solo exhibitions.  And, included in a variety of group exhibitions. Schwartz’ art has a national audience in corporate and private collections. 

 

Exhibition history includes; Atlantic Wharf Gallery; Boston, MA;   Prince Street Gallery, NY,NY;  Johnson & Johnson headquarters Gallery, New Jersey; The French Cultural Center, Boston, MA, Multicultural Center for the Arts, Cambridge, MA; Nantucket Stock Exchange, MA;  Studio 8 Gallery, Newburyport MA;  Breakwater Gallery, Maine;  Thos. Moser Showroom  Gallery, Boston, MA;   National Art Club, New York, New York;  Cornell Museum of American Art and Culture, West Palm Beach, FL;   Armory Art Show, Delray, FL;  Coral Springs Museum, Florida;  Multicultural Arts Center, Cambridge, MA;   Goetemann Visiting Artist Exhibition, Rocky Neck Art Colony, Gloucester, MA;  Gateway Gallery, Portsmouth, NH;  Riverside Millworks Showroom Gallery, Auburn, Maine; New York Public Library, New York, NY;   Rocky Neck Cultural Center, Gloucester, MA; Martha Moore Gallery, RAA Museum, Rockport, MA;   400 Tech Sq. Cambridge, MA  and more.  Among her awards, Lully received numerous awards for painting at Rockport Art Association & Museum, Florida’s Armory Art Show during Art Basel and more. An inducted member of the National Association of Women Artists, Inc. (N.A.W.A.) headquartered in New York, Lully served as founding vice president for N.A.W.A. MA Chapter from 2013-15.  Today, Lully dedicates her time to her art in her North Shore studio.   

 

CV 

 

Education

 

1977 - 83            School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, DIP

 

1974 - 77            Mount Ida College, Associate of Art Degree

 

 

Solo Exhibitions

 

2009 - 20           Riverside Millworks, Auburn, ME

 

2018                  PEG Gallery at VASA, Salisbury, MA

 

2017                  Studio 8 Gallery, Newburyport, MA

 

2015                  L'Iconographie Francaise, French Cultural Center, Boston, MA 

 

2015                  Midcareer Retrospective, Gateway Gallery, Portsmouth NH

 

2013                  Miracle Wall Exhibit, CMN, Newburyport, MA

 

2012                  Smith Cove, V. Artist Exhibition, Gloucester, MA

 

2010                  Thos. Moser Gallery Showroom, Boston, MA

 

2010                  Firehouse Center for the Arts, Newburyport, MA

 

2009                  Breakwater Gallery, Eastport, ME

 

2009                  Peter Remis Gallery, Byfield, MA

 

2007                  Empirex Corporation, Bedford, MA

 

2006                  The Tannery, Newburyport, MA

 

2004                  Djin Maxx Atelier, Bevery, MA

 

2003                  Studio 5 Gallery, Newburyport, MA

 

2003                  Hills Gallery, Newburyport, MA

 

2002                  Hyperbole Gallery, Newburyport, MA

 

1999                  Sargent Gallery, Newburyport, MA

 

 

Museum Group Exhibitions

 

2021                   RAA & Museum, Rockport, MA

 

2020                   RAA & Museum, Rockport, MA * award 

 

2019                   RAA & Museum, Rockport, MA

 

2018                   Tufts at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

 

2018                   RAA & Museum, Rockport, MA

 

2017                   RAA & Museum, Rockport, MA

 

2016                   Grossman Gallery, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

 

2016                   Summer Show II, Museum at RAA, Rockport, MA

 

2016                   Summer Show I, Museum at RAA, Rockport, MA

 

2015                   Stroke of Genius, Museum at RAA, Rockport, MA

 

2014                   Glenn Magna, Danvers, MA

 

2014                   Whistler House Museum, Lowell, MA

 

2014                   School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

 

2014                   Marco Island Center for the Arts Museum, FL

 

2014                   Coral Springs Museum of Art, FL

 

2013                   Marco Island Center for the Arts Museum, FL

 

2013                   Coral Springs Museum of Art, FL

 

2013                   School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

 

2012                   Cornell Museum of Art & American Culture, FL

 

2010                   Lowell’s Boat Museum, Point Shore, MA

 

2009                   Historic Museum of Olde York, ME

 

2006                   Seacoast Science Center Museum, Rye, NH

 

2000                   Customs Maritime Museum, Newburyport, MA

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

 

2021                    JBL, Newbury Street, Boston, MA

 

2021                    Rockport Art Association (RAA) & Museum, Rockport, MA

 

2020                    RAA & Museum, Rockport, MA

 

2020                    Art in Giving, Cambridge, MA

 

2019                    Seaport District, Moakley Building, Boston, MA

 

2019                    400 Tech Square, Cambridge, MA

 

2019                    Rocky Neck Art Center, Gloucester, MA

 

2019                    SoWa District, Boston, MA

 

2019                    JLB, Newbury Street, Boston, MA

 

2019                    Piano Factory Gallery, Boston, MA

 

2018                    Christie St. Gallery, New York City

 

2018                    Junior League of Boston (JBL), Newbury St.

 

2018                    PEG Gallery, Newburyport, MA

 

2017                    Alpers Gallery,  Andover, MA

 

2017                    Rockport Art Association, Rockport, MA

 

2017                    Prince Street Gallery, New York, New York

 

2016                    Fountain Street Gallery, Framingham, MA

 

2016                    Breaking Ground, Endicott College, Beverly, MA

 

2016                    Current Vision, SSCA, Cohasett, MA

 

2015                    Stroke of Genius, RAA, Cambridge, MA

 

2015                    Sylvia Wald & Po Kim Gallery, East Village, NYC

 

2015                    Multicultural Center for the Arts, Cambridge, MA

 

2015                    RAA, Rockport, MA

 

2015                    Rocky Neck Art Colony, Gloucester, MA

 

2014                    Quincy Market N.A.W.A. Gallery, Boston, MA

 

2014                    Martha Moore Gallery, RAA, Rockport, MA

 

2014                    National Association of Woman Artists Gallery, NYC

 

2014                    Rocky Neck Center for the Arts Gallery, Gloucester, MA

 

2014                    Sylvia Wald & Po Kim Gallery, East Village, NYC

 

2014                    Bass Rock, SeArts, Gloucester, MA

 

2013                    Mill Pond Gallery, Long Island, NY

 

2013                    Bass Rock, SeArts, Gloucester, MA

 

2013                    Goggleworks Center for the Arts, Reading, PA

 

2013                    GardensArt, Palm Beach Gardens, FL

 

2013                    Johnson & Johnson World Headquarters, NJ

 

2012                    Sylvia Wald & Po Kim Gallery, East Village, NYC

 

2012                    New York Public Library, NYC

 

2011                    The Armory Exhibition, West Palm Beach, FL * award

 

2011                    Sylvia Wald & Po Kim Gallery, East Village, NYC

 

2011                    Peter Remis Gallery, Governor’s Academy, Byfield, MA

 

2010                    National Art Club, New York, New York 

 

2010                    Hunter Fishbach, New York Public Library, NYC

 

2010                    Ten Park Plaza, Boston, MA

 

2009                    National Association of Woman Artists, Fifth Ave. Gallery, NYC

 

2009                    Nantucket Stock Exchange, Newburyport, MA 

 

2009                    Hills Gallery, NAA, Newburyport, MA 

 

2008                    Crossing Gallery, Rye, NH

 

2008                    Nantucket Stock Exchange, Newburyport, MA

 

2007                    Sargent Gallery, NAA, Newburyport, MA * award

 

2006                    Hills Gallery, NAA, Newburyport, MA *award

 

2005                    Harston Gallery, NAA, Newburyport, MA *award

 

2004                    Peter Remis Gallery, Byfield, MA

 

2003                    Hartson Gallery, NAA, Newburyport, MA

 

2002                    Hyperbole Gallery, Newburyport, MA

 

2001                    Sargent Gallery, NAA, Newburyport, MA *award

 

1999                    Hills Galllery, NAA, Newburyport, MA *award

 

 A complete list of exhibitions is available upon request.

 

Honors & Memberships

 

2020                     RAA & Museum, Excellence in Painting,                                                                       Karl Bronk Memorial Award*

 

2020-09               National Museum of Women in the Arts, Inc., NYC

 

2013-15               Vice President, MA, National Association of Women Artists, Inc. 

 

2014                    Rockport Art Association, Juried Artist Membership 

 

2011                    Palm Springs, FL, Armory Art Exhibition, Painting Award *

 

2009                    Induction National Association of Women Artists, Inc., NYC

 

2007,06,05,01,1999 NAA, Newburyport, Excellence in Painting & Drawing Awards*

 

 

Curation

 

2016                    Centennial Gallery Exhibition, Peabody, MA

 

2015                    Centennial Gallery Exhibition, Peabody, MA

 

2014                     Art in Season, Lobby for the Arts Exhibition, Amesbury, MA

 

2013                     North Shore Atelier Exhibition, Celebrations Gallery, Beverly, MA

 

2012                    Painting with Panache, Peter Remis Gallery, Newbury, MA

 

2010                    Educators Exhibition, Park Plaza Gallery, Boston, MA

 

 

Press/Publications

 

Artscope, American Art Review, Maine Home & Design, ArtNews, Art in America, Boston Globe, The Wire, Jam Magazine, Portfolio Magazine, Art New England, Publications, National Association of Women Artists, Inc.,  Archives Smithsonian Institute 

 

STUDIO ART CLASSES

For in depth studies in oil painting, drawing and/or water media Lully offers art classes to a limited number of students. From concept to canvas artist are taught how to best achieve desired goals through technique with an emphasis on originality.  Students of all levels are eligible to take these specialized classes as openings become available.  Examples of historical and contemporary art in all three mediums will be presented for discussion.    Drawing, water media, oil painting and/or mixed media artists of all levels are welcome.

 

 

 

  • For more information or to sign up contact lullysart@gmail.com or go to the contact page on this website.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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