Roy Perkinson
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Studio: 59 Fountain Street (3rd floor, west wing), Framingham, MA

Exhibitions (summary)

"Sound of Color," Copley Society, Sept. - Nov., 2013
"Community of Artists," Danforth Art Museum, June 9 - August 4, 2013
"12th National Prize Exhibition," Cambridge Art Association, May 15 - July 11, 2013
"Sight Lines," Fountain Street Fine Art, March 28 - April 21, 2013
Concord Art Association (juried), Jan. 13-Feb. 10, 2013
Copley Society of Art, "New Members' Show," Jan. 12-Feb. 7, 2013
"COTTON," (juried) Fountain Street Fine Art, Jan. 4-27, 2013
French Cultural Center (juried), Boston, Jan. 3-31, 2013
"PAPER," juried exhibition (James Welu, juror), Fountain Street Fine Art Gallery, Jan.-Feb., 2012
"New England Open," juried exhibition, Rockport Art Assoc., Oct. 8 - Nov. 13, 2011
"Moods of Light: Recent Work by Roy Perkinson," May 6 - June 5, 2011 
"unscripted," Juried Exhibition, Fountain St. Fine Art, Jan. 27-Feb. 27
Zullo Gallery, 16th Annual Juried Exhibition, Sept. 18 - Nov. 7, 2010
Amazing Things Art Center, July 15 - August 28, 2010
Cambridge Art Association, July 2 -  28, 2010
French Library of Boston, May 3 - 29, 2010
ART FAIR, University Place Gallery, 2009
Courthouse Gallery, Ellsworth, Maine, 2009
Zullo Gallery, Medfield, 2009
Amazing Things Art Center, Framingham, 2009
Grossman Gallery, SMFA, annual show and sale, from 1976 - 2008
Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, Maine, 1998
Babson College, one-man exhibition, Oct. 1988 - Jan. 1989
Wellesley Society of Artists, 1988
Wellesley Society of Artists, 1987
Babson College, "Prize Winners: An Exhibition," 1987
Juliani Gallery, Mass. Bay Community College, 1985
Boston Visual Artists Union, 1983
Duxbury Art Museum, 1983
Wellesley College, 1972
Parker 470 Gallery, "The Boston Band," 1970


Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Numerous private collections from California to Europe

Awards and Residencies

Artists' Residency, Fairfield Porter Foundation, Maine, 2009
Artists' Residency, Fairfield Porter Foundation, Maine, 1993
First prize for oil painting, Wellesley Society of Artists, 1988
Honorable Mention, Wellesley Society of Artists, 1986
Award, Wellesley Society of Artists, 1985
Honorable Mention, Juliani Gallery, Mass. Bay Community College, 1985
Juror's Award, SMFA, 1985

Teaching and other arts-related activities

Adjunct Faculty, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, 1998
Judge, Boit Competition, SMFA, 1997
Visiting Artist, SMFA, 1986


Lithography, etching, sculpture and drawing, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Oil painting and drawing, Atelier Chapman Kelley, Dallas, Texas
Workshops with Joel Janowitz, George Nick and Richard Sheehan
Independent study in the US and Europe
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