Ruth Hamill CV


Solo and Duo Exhibition
Gallery 1871 (formerly Chicago Art Source Gallery), Chicago, IL
Ruth Hamill: Above Water, Mingo Gallery, Beverly, MA
Ruth Hamill and Tommy May, Field Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard, MA
Everything is Fluid, Chicago Art Source Gallery, Chicago, IL
Currents, Jennifer Christy+Ruth Hamill, Field Gallery, Martha’s Vineyard, MA
Water’s Edge, Ruth Hamill, Portland Art Gallery, Portland, ME
Sea + Glass, Southport Galleries, Southport, CT
Waves, Atrium Art Gallery, Charleston, SC
Sea Change, Ruth Hamill Solo Exhibition, Hall-Haskell House Gallery, Ipswich, MA
Ruth Hamill: Trees of New England, Robert Lincoln Levy Gallery of the New Hampshire Art Association, Portsmouth, NH
Horizons, West End Theatre Gallery, Gloucester, MA

Select Group Exhibitions/Awards
Welcome Back, Gallery at 4, Tiverton, RI
William Crosby, Ruth Hamill and Nancy Simonds, Portland Art Gallery, Portland, ME
WAX, Portland Art Gallery, Portland, ME
Structures and Remnants: Landscape and the Human Presence, curator of Cape Cod Museum juror, Cape Cod Museum of Art, Denis, MA
Portraits: Interior and Exterior, Arts Club of Washington, D.C., Exhibit of the National Association of Women Artists 2015 The Perfect Storm, director and curator of Montserrat College of Art Gallery juror, The Cultural Center at Rocky Neck, received top award shared with Gordon Goetemann, Gloucester, MA
Trio: Ruth Hamill, Susan Strarr, Harry Nadler, Gallery 4, Tiverton, RI Copley Society of Art New Member Exhibit, Boston, MA
Crane Estate Art Show, People’s Choice Award, Ipswich, MA Abstraction Now 2009, Nassau County Museum of Art chief curator juror, Firehouse Plaza Art Gallery, Garden City, NJ
New England Regional Exhibit, Hooper Gallery, Marblehead, MA
Red Exhibit 2009, director emeritas of Rose Art Museum juror, Cambridge Art Association Gallery, Cambridge, MA
120th Annual Exhibition of National Association of Women Artists at the Salmagundi Club, New York
Northeast Prize Show, chief curator of the ICA Boston juror, Cambridge Art Association Gallery, Cambridge, MA
Of the Sea, Jersey City Museum curator juror, Shore Institute of Contemporary Arts (SICA), Long Branch, NJ
The Circular Exhibition, Hun Gallery, New York, and Ho Gallery, Seoul, Korea
85th Anniversary Exhibit, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA The Secrets of Water, Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA
Naked, Sixth Street Gallery, Vancouver, WA

2017 Fine Arts Work Center (FAWC), Fellow of the Copley Society of Art Boston, Provincetown, MA
Sam Rit Residency, Province of Nakhon Ratchasima, Thailand
2016 Golden Apple Art Residency, scholarship recipient, Harrington, ME
2010 Tin Shop Artist in Residence, Breckenridge, CO
2009 Vermont Studio Center, VSC grant recipient, Johnson, VT
Tin Shop Artist in Residence, Breckenridge, CO
2018 Playwrights Horizons, Perspectives on Playwriting (POP) program, New York, NY

The Charleston Post and Courier, “Ruth Hamill Pushes Past All Boundaries with Oceanic Scenes” June 2
The New York Times, Metropolitan, Connecticut Edition, Galleries, image: R Hamill, Break Away, 24x24, encaustic on canvas, May 21
Arts and Antiques Magazine, February 2015
Artscope Magazine, “Copley Society Class of 2015” Jan/Feb 2015
Artmag of the South, “Profile: Ruth Hamill” Winter 2015
Art New England, image: Ruth Hamill, Tide Coming Up Jan/Feb
NS Magazine, image: Ruth Hamill, Sea Change, collection of Cubs great Kerry Wood, Fall 2015
International Contemporary Artists, Volume IX
Cape Ann Lifestyle Magazine, “Making Waves: Ruth Hamill’s Paintings Strive to Capture the Emotion of the Natural World” October 2014
Summit Daily News, “Artist Brings Abstract Painting To Breckenridge”, December 10
Manchester Cricket, “Manchester Artist Ruth Hamill Wins Top Award at Crane Estate Show” November 17
Boston Sunday Globe, Globe North, Arts Column, Nov 11

Bachelor of Arts, Journalism, with English and Graphic Design minors, Iowa State University, Ames