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SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016
Art in Giving presents paintings by C. J. Lori, Alexandria Real Estate Equities, Inc., Boston, MA.

2015
C. J. Lori: LEAVING, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA.

2014  
Wide Awake & Dreaming, Gallery 93, Brookline Senior Center, Brookline, MA.

2013
The Narrative Landscape,  Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA.

2012
Destinations & Departures: Paintings by C. J. Lori, Great Falls Discovery Center, Turner’s Falls, MA.

C. J. Lori: Parallel Landscapes, Muddy River Gallery, Brookline, MA.

2010

C. J. Lori: Seeing Through the Trees, Baak Gallery, Cambridge, MA.

2009
Ginza Japanese Restaurant, Brookline, MA.

2008
Out of Place, The Art Gallery at the Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Cambridge, MA.

2007
C. J. Lori: New Paintings, Baak Gallery, Cambridge, MA.

2001
UNEARTHED: The Personal Effects of Nature, Lyman-Eyer Gallery, West Newton, MA.

1998
Iron Lung Coffeehouse, 512A Park Drive, Boston, MA.

1992
Past Lives and Present Dangers, Ticknor Gallery/Boylston Hall, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA.

Affinities/Mysteries, Boston Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, Commonwealth Ave., Boston, MA.

1991
Peering Into Paradise: Emerging Apparitions in Forest and Field, Street, Dartmouth St., Boston, MA.

1989
Faces Beyond Instinct, Bridgewater State College, Bridgewater, MA.

Ghost Stories, Gallery DV8, Landsdowne St., Boston, MA.

Primal and Pastoral Visions, Wellesley Design Center, Wellesley, MA.

Oil Paintings and Pastels, Aquinas Junior College, Newton, MA.


INVITATIONAL EXHIBITIONS

2016
Plenty, 13 Forest Gallery, Arlington, MA.

Art in Giving/MBACC Collaborative Art Exhibit, Motherbrook Arts & Community Center, Dedham, MA.

C. J. Lori & Gay Korbet, New England Biolabs, Ipswich, MA.

2015
Double Vision, 13 Forest Gallery, Arlington, MA.

2013
Small(er) Works & Other Offerings, Annual Members’ Exhibition, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA.

Scheherezade, tell me a story, 13 Forest Gallery, Arlington, MA.

2012
JACOB COOLEY & C. J. LORI – New Landscapes, Lyman-Eyer Gallery, Provincetown, MA.

2011
Transfigurations: Surrealist Visions, Amazing Things Art Gallery, Framingham, MA.

Small(er) Works & Other Offerings, Annual Members’ Exhibition, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA.

2010
California Muse Gallery & Studio, South Natick, MA.

2009
Images of Brookline Past & Present, Brookline Town Hall and The New England Institute of Art Gallery, Brookline, MA.

Home is Where the Art is, Children's Hospital Kent Street Project, Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, Boston, MA; Brookline Public Library; Yawkey Family Inn, Brookline, MA .

Be Leave, two-person show, Diamond-Newman Fine Arts, 450 Harrison Ave., Boston, MA.

2008
Surrealism: Echoes of Past and Present, Diamond-Newman Fine Arts, 240 Harrison Ave. Suite #303, Boston, MA.

2007
Illuminations Retrospective Exhibition, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston, MA.

Diamond-Newman Fine Arts LLC, 450 Harrison Avenue, Suite #303, Boston, MA.

Lyman-Eyer Gallery, 432 Commercial Street, Provincetown, MA.

The Winners’ Circle, A three-person show of prize winners from the Member Exhibition, The Brush Art Gallery &
Studios, Lowell, MA.

2006
Reveal, A five-person exhibition curated by Kathy A. Halamka, New Arts Center, Newtonville, MA.

Diamond-Newman Fine Arts LLC, 450 Harrison Avenue, Suite #307, Boston, MA.

2005
Overtures: An Exhibition of the Women’s Caucus for Art, Boston Chapter, Holyoke Gallery, Cambridge, MA.

2004
Two-Person Exhibition, Stuart Dunkel & C. J. Lori, Lyman-Eyer Gallery, Provincetown, MA.

Six Artists, Six Visions, Six Women at City Hall, Scollay Square Gallery, Boston, MA.

2003
Lyman-Eyer Gallery, Provincetown, MA.

Changing Seasons, Hess Gallery, Pine Manor College, Brookline, MA.

2002
Lyman-Eyer Gallery, West Newton and Provincetown, MA.

Tame and Wild: Celebrating Nature in our Neighborhoods, Hess Gallery, Pine Manor College, Brookline, MA.

2001
Deep Touch, The Gallery at Newbury College, Brookline, MA.

2000
A Gift of Art: Small Works, Lyman-Eyer Gallery, West Newton, MA.

Dreamworlds: Neo-Surrealism In The Millenium, Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA.

Lyman-Eyer Gallery, West Newton, MA.

Figure, Fantasy and Illusion, Selections from the Arthur S. Goldberg Collection, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA.

Forces of Nature: Fire, Water, Earth and Air, The Discovery Museum, Bridgeport, CT.

1998–2000
Visions of Green Community, Brookline GreenSpace Alliance & Coolidge Corner Theatre Foundation, Pine Manor College; Brookline Arts Center & Brookline Public Library, Brookline, MA.

1999–2000
Office of State Senator Cynthia Creem, Massachusetts State House, Boston, MA.

1993–2000
International Women’s Day Exhibition(s), Boston Chapter Women’s Caucus for Art, Maurine & Robert Rothschild Gallery, Bunting Institute at Radcliffe College, Cambridge, MA.

1999
Moments in Memory: Artists Celebrate Jewish Heritage, District Council 37, New York City, NY.

1998
Celebrating Our Past and Present, District Council 37, New York City, NY.

1997
Travels Near and Far, Cragin Fife Gallery, Brookline, MA.

1996
Layers, Atelier Gallery, Boston Architectural Center, Boston, MA.

Works in 3-D, Aidekman Arts Center Slater Concourse, Tufts University, Medford, MA.

1990–1995
Tyringham Art Galleries, Tyringham, MA.

1992
Altered States: A Journey Into Surrealism, Bentley College Art Gallery, Waltham, MA.

Juxtapositions II: Paint and Print Expressions, Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe College, Cambridge, MA.

1985–1991
Annual Art Exhibition, Temple Beth Am, Framingham, MA.

1989
Figures and Faces, Gary Wortzel Fine Arts, Boston, MA.

1988
The Fantastic Image, Richards Hall, Northeastern University, Boston, MA.


SELECTED JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2017
Inter-Dimensional Ports of Whatsoever, Atlantic Wharf Gallery, Boston, MA. Juried by Anabel Vázquez Rodriguez.

Members Juried 1: Painting & Sculpture, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA. Juried by Joanna E. Fink.

2016
Out of Order, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA. Juried by Nick Capasso.

All New England, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA. Juried by Domonic Boretti, Jeff Lovinger & Geoffrey Smith.

Gravity, Brookline Arts Center, Brookline, MA. National exhibition juried by Katherine French.

Nowhere Everywhere, Red Wall Gallery, Cambridge School of Weston, Weston, MA. Juried by Todd Bartel.

Small Works Salon 2016: Thesis/Antithesis, Chandler Gallery, Maud Morgan Arts, Cambridge, MA. Juried by Gerry Bergstein.

All Cape Cod, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA. Juried by Abby Lammers, David Lewis, and Ron Wilson.

2015
Blue, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA. Juried by Katherine French.

InVision: 2D & 3D Landscape, Davis Art Gallery, Worcester, MA.

All New England, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA. Juried by Anne Heywood, Mark Chester & Paul Schulenberg.

The National 2015, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA. Juried by Jenny Kelley, David Weinberg and Ginny Zanger.

OFF THE WALL, Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, MA. Juried by Katherine French.

2014  
 A Fine Line, Rocky Neck Cultural Center Gallery, Gloucester, MA. Juried by Al Miner.

Community of Artists, Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, MA. Juried by Katherine French.

Painting Intricacies, The Nave Gallery Annex. Juried by Resa Blatman.

WICKED, Fountain Street Fine Art, Framingham, MA. Juried by Hope Turner & Zola Solamente, Arden Gallery.

2nd Annual Juried Show, Gold Gallery, Boston, MA. Juried by Claire Carino & Adam Gold, Gold Gallery.

2013
14th Annual Francis N. Roddy Open Competition, Concord Art Association, Concord, MA. Juried by Nick Capasso, Director, Fitchburg Art Museum.

New England Collective IV, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA. Juried by Kaveh Mojtabai, Publisher & Brian Goslow, Managing Editor, of Artscope Magazine.

12th National Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA. Juried by Toby Kamps, Curator of Modern & Contemporary Art, The Menil Collection.

2012
Regarding the Third Dimension: Real or Imagined,
South Shore Art Center, Cohasset MA. National show juried by Camilo Alvarez, Sampson Projects.

2012
Surreal Visions, Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY. Juried by Tim Slowinski.

NKG Group National Juried Exhibition, NK Gallery, Boston, MA. Juried by Natacha Sochat and Kathy Halamka.

2011
New England Collective II, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, MA. Juried by Joanna Mattera.

Women’s Caucus for Art: Boston Chapter Small Works Exhibition,
Towne Art Gallery, Wheelock College, Boston, MA.

2010
OFF THE WALL, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA. Jurors: Jen Mergel and Helen Molesworth.

Northeast Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA. Juried by Cheryl Brutvan.

2009

Color Matters, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA. National show juried by Jen Mergel.

Massachusetts Artists 2009, The Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA. Juried by Nicholas Capasso.

2007
Paint! A national exhibition juried by artist Gerry Bergstein. South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA.>

2006
Inhabiting an Expansive Terrain: WCA Artists Explore Our Relationship To Place, Wentworth Institute of
Technology, Boston, MA.

Women's Caucus for Art New England Regional Chapters’ Group Exhibit,
Bunker Hill Community College Art Gallery, Charlestown, MA.

L’Dor V’Dor: From Generation to Generation, a national exhibition of the Jewish Women Artists Network, Goldman Gallery at Hebrew College, Newton, MA. Juried by Deborah Davidson.

Brush Members’ Juried Art Show, The Brush Art Gallery & Studios, Lowell, MA. Juried by E. Linda Poras.

2005
Central Massachusetts Women’s Caucus for Art Juried Exhibition, Hampshire Art Gallery, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA
.
Massachusetts Artists 2005, The Brush Art Gallery & Studios, Lowell, MA. Juried by Paul Master-Karnik, Director,
DeCordova Museum.

Myth, Dream & Fantasy, Gallery 1581, Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, Brookline, MA.

2004
Blue, University Place Gallery, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA. Juried by Rachel Rosenfield Lafo, Director of Curatorial Affairs, DeCordova Museum.

Changes: Landscape, Redbrick Gallery, Beverly, MA.

Women’s Prerogatives: Making Changes, ArtSpace Maynard Gallery, Maynard, MA.

2003
Brave Destiny, Williamsburg Art and Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY.

Boston Arts Festival, Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park, Boston, MA.

Running Hot and Steady, Tufts University, Medford, MA.

Illuminations, Massachusetts General Hospital Cancer Center, Boston, MA.

Detachment, Tremont Gallery, The International Society, Boston, MA.

2002
Places of the Heart: Personal Landscapes, LynnArts Gallery, Lynn, MA.

Domestic Bliss, The Art Gallery at Bentley College, Waltham, MA.

Action/Reaction: Women’s Caucus for Art Juried Exhibition, The Art Gallery, Paul Creative Arts Center, University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH. Juried by Rachel Rosenfield Lafo.

2000
Entitled/Untitled, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA. Juried by Alicia Craig Faxon.

Revelation for Revolution, The Revolving Museum, Boston, MA. Juried by Rebecca Hoffberger.

Blue, University Place Gallery, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA. Juried by Cheryl Brutvan.

Artifact: Past, Present, Future, Arlington Center for the Arts, MA. Juried by Kathleen Bitteti and Shawn Hill.

ArtWorks! 2000, Dover Street Galleries, New Bedford, MA. Juried by George Ciscle.

1999
The New England Exhibition, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable Village, MA. Juried by Salvatore Del Deo; Roberta Feeney; Geoffrey Smith.

ENtitled/UNtitled, Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA Juried by Harriet Casdin-Silver.

Small Works: BIG IDEAS, Northeast Regional Juried Exhibition, The Discovery Museum, Bridgeport, CT. Juried by Benjamin Ortiz and Deborah Frizzell.

1997
Fin de Siecle, University Place Gallery, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA. Juried by Barbara Krakow.

Duxbury Art Association’s 23rd Annual Winter Juried Show, Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA. Juried by Laura S. Brown; Edward Minchin; Elizabeth Pratt; Doris Weiner; Susan White.

1996
Transforming Tradition: National Juried Exhibition of the Women’s Caucus for Art, 1996,
Chinese Culture Institute, Boston, MA. Juried by Magdelena Campos Pons; Susan Fisher Sterling; Eugenie Tsai.

1996
Jewish Women Uncensored, Jewish Women Artists Network National Juried Exhibition, Cragin Fife Gallery, Brookline, MA. Juried by Rachel Rosenfield Lafo.

1992
Women and Surrealism: National Juried Exhibition of the Women’s Caucus for Art, 1992, 333 Wacker Street Gallery,
Chicago, IL. Juried by Mary Jane Jacob.>

1990
The Environment Show, Boston Visual Artists Union (BVAU) Gallery, Boston, MA.

1989
In and Around Boston,
Prudential Center Skywalk, Boston, MA.

EDUCATION
1980–1982 Boston Museum School of Fine Arts Continuing Education Program.
1975–1979 Boston University College of Communication, BS in Journalism, Concentration in Literature; Class of 1979, Magna Cum Laude.


COMMISSIONS

1999 Drawing for First Night 2000 button, Boston, MA.
1998 Iron Lung Coffeehouse, Boston, MA.
1997 Ms. Candace K. Nagle, Provincetown, MA.
1996 Brookline Farmer’s Market, Brookline, MA.
1995 Ms. Mary Alice Howard, Roslindale, MA.
1994 Mr. J. P. Goss, Boca Raton, FL.
1993 Mr. and Mrs. J. P. and Virginia Goss, Boca Raton, FL.
1988 Massbank for Savings, Reading, MA.


PUBLICATIONS, AWARDS & COLLECTIONS

DeCordova Museum Corporate Lending Program
Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA.
Arthur S. Goldberg Collection

2016
Second Prize, Small Works Salon 2016: Thesis/Antithesis, Chandler Gallery, Maud Morgan Arts, Cambridge, MA. Juried by Gerry Bergstein.

2015
Vernon Coleman Memorial Award, All New England, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA.

People’s Choice Award, The National 2015, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA.

2011
Featured in: Wild Apples, A Journal of Nature, Art, and Inquiry, Issue 8, Root/Trunk/Bough, Fall/Winter 2012

2009
Honorable Mention, Color Matters, South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA. Juried by Jen Mergel.

2007
First Prize, Paint! A national exhibition juried by artist Gerry Bergstein. South Shore Art Center, Cohasset, MA.

2006
Second Prize, Brush Members’ Juried Art Show, The Brush Art Gallery, Lowell, MA.

2004
Honorable Mention, Blue, University Place Gallery, Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA. Juried by Rachel Rosenfield Lafo, Director of Curatorial Affairs, DeCordova Museum.

1999
Honorable Mention, The New England Exhibition, Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA.
Peoples’ Choice Award, Sanctuary, the Ninth Annual WCA International Women’s Day Exhibition.
Leadership Award, Women’s Caucus for Art, honoring northeast chapter leaders in the 1990s.

1996
Featured in: Different Minds, Different Voices, by Virginia Aronson. Paradux & Gossling.


EXPERIENCE

1999 – Present Newsletter Editor, Boston Chapter Women’s Caucus for Art (WCA)
1997–2000 Brookline Artists' Open Studios Brochure Chair, Brookline Council for the Arts & Humanities, Inc.
1999–2000 Co-President, Boston Chapter WCA
1997–1998 First Vice President, National Women’s Caucus for Art
1996–1998 Public Relations Chair, National WCA. Coordinated development, design, and production of new logo and brochure for national organization.
1994–1997 President, Boston Chapter WCA. Led Chapter of over 300 members in coordinating monthly programs, art exhibitions, newsletter, community outreach and fund-raising.
1995–1996 Co-Chair, Transforming Tradition, the 1996 WCA National Conference. Co-coordinated 4-day national conference of events including panels; exhibitions; performance art; gallery tours; guest speakers; meetings and awards ceremonies. Led conference committee planning meetings.
1993–1994 Vice-President and Program Committee Chair, Boston Chapter WCA
1990–1992 Editor, BVAU NEWS, Boston Visual Artists' Union