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Roberta Delaney                                                             508-655-2675

46 Pleasant St.                                                                Email

Sherborn, Ma. 01770


Education:       Tufts University/School of the Museum of Fine Arts, MFA

                         SUNY Buffalo, BS Art Education


Awards:             Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant, Works on Paper


Selected Collections:

                        Boston Athenaeum Print Collection, Rare Book Collection, Boston

                        Boston Public Library, Prints, Drawings and Rare Book Collections

                        Boston Scientific Corporation, Natick, Ma.

                        Boston University, Special Collections

                        Cornell University, Carl A Kroch Library, Collection of Rare Books

                        Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, Ma.

                        Dartmouth College

                        Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University

                        George Mitchell Dept. of Special Collections, Bowdoin College Library

                        Houghton Library, Philip Hofer Collection, Harvard University

                        Library of Congress, Rare Book and Special Collection

                        Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Print Collection

                        National Gallery of Art, Collection of Rare Books, Washington DC

                        New York Public Library, Print Collection

                        Stanford University, Special Collections

                        University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Special Collections

                        Pennsylvania State University, Special Collections

                        Walker Art Museum, Bowdoin College

                        Wheaton College, Norton, Ma.

                        Wm. Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, Maine

                        Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Ma.

Selected Exhibitions:

                        2011     Boston Printmakers Biennial, Jim Dine curator, Prize awarded

                        2010     Philagrafik at The Library Company, Philadelphia

                        2008     Boston Printmakers Biennial

                        2007     Four at 535, Boston Mass.

                        2007     In Residence: Artists and the MacDowell Colony, traveling exhibition

                        2006     Maine Print Project, Center of Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport      

                        2006     "Facets," Weir and Beard Gallery, Wheaton College

                        2005     Boston Printmakers Biennial

                        2003     Black and White with Color, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University

                        2002     A Nation Mourns & Artists Respond, Fitchburg Art Museum

                        2001     Workshop Traditions: Prints in Boston since 1960,  Boston University

                        1999     Translations and Transformations, Northeastern University, Boston

                        1997     Boston Printmakers Member Exhibition, Duxbury, Ma. Juried Award

                        1996     Turning the Page, Honolulu Printmakers, Hawaii

                        1996     When is a Book Not a Book, Exeter Academy, Exeter, N. H.

                        1995     Natural Resources, Galerie Mourlot, Boston, Ma.

                        1993     Why Artist Books, Houghton Library, Harvard University

                        1992     Working Proof, Print Dept., Boston Public Library

                        1990     A Salute to Boston, Print Dept., Boston Public Library

                        1989     Two Points of View, Wheaton College, Norton, Ma. 

                        1986     Artists Books, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, Ma.

                        1985     Works on Paper, Brockton Art Center, Brockton, Ma.

                        1984     MFA Thesis Exhibition, Gallery 11, Medford, Ma. (One person)


                        “Ekphrasis and Roberta Delaney’s Bookwork”, Contemporary Impressions,                           The Journal of American Print Alliance, Fall-Winter 2009

                        “Prints in Boston” Contemporary Image, fall 2001

                        “Why Artist Books?” Houghton Library, Harvard University

                        “Working Proof”, Boston Public Library

                          Print Collectors Newsletter, winter 1996, Summer 1993


                        1979-92 Wheaton College, Norton, Ma. Asst. Professor of Art

                        1979 Boston University of Fine Art, Instructor

Professional Affiliations:

                        MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, N.H.

                        Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Sweet Briar, Va.

                        Boston Printmakers, Boston, Ma.

                        New England Book Artist, Boston, Ma.

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