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Roberta Delaney                                                                               Website:
46 Pleasant St.                                                                                   Email:
Sherborn, Ma. 01770

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

SUNY Buffalo, N.Y. BS in Art Education


Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant, Works on Paper 2000
Boston Printmakers Biennial Exhibition: Awarded prize, 1997, 2008, 2011


Boston Atheneum, Rare Book Collection and Print Collection
Boston Public Library, Prints and Drawing Collection, Rare Books Collection
Boston Scientific, Natick Ma.
Boston University Rare Book Collection
Cornell University, Carl A. Knoch Library, Rare Book Collection
Danforth Museum, Framingham Ma.
Dartmouth College, Sherman Art Library, Artist Book Collection
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University
Bowdoin College Library, George Mitchell Dept. of Special Collections
Bowdoin College, Walker Art Museum, Brunswick, Me.
Harvard University, Houghton Library, Philip Hofer Collection
Library of Congress, Rare Books and Special Collection, Washington DC
Museum of Fine Arts Boston, Print Collection
National Gallery of Art Library, Washington DC
New York Public Library, Print Collection
Stanford University, Green Library of Special Collections
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Special Collections
University of Pennsylvania, Kislak Center for Special Collections
Wellesley College, Davis Art Museum
Wheaton College, Norton, Ma.
Wm. Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, Me.
Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, Ma.
Virginia Commonwealth University, Special Collections, Richmond, Va.


2023 “Fresh Ink” Umbrella Arts Center, Concord, Ma.
2011 Boston Printmakers Biennial
2010 “Philagrafik”, The Library Company, Philadelphia
2008 Boston Printmakers Biennial
2007 “ In Residence Artists and the MacDowell Colony,” traveling exhibition

2006 “Maine Print Project”, Center of Contemporary Art, Rockport, Me
2006 “Facets”, Weir Gallery, Wheaton College, Norton, Ma.

2005 Boston Printmakers Biennial

2003 “Black and White in Color,” Radcliff Institute, Harvard University
2002 “A Nation Mourns & Artists Respond”, Fitchburg Museum

2001 “Workshop Traditions: Prints in Boston Since 1960”, Boston University
1999 “Translations and Transformations”, Northeastern University, Boston
1997 “Boston Printmakers Members Exhibition”, Duxbury, Ma.
1996 “Turning the Page”, Honolulu Printmakers, Hawaii
1995 “Natural Resources”, Gallery Mourlot, Boston
1993 “Why Artists Books”, Houghton Library, Harvard University
1992 “Working Proof”, Boston Public Library
1990 “A Salute to Boston”, Boston Public Library
1989 “Two Points of View”, Weir Gallery, Wheaton College, Norton, Ma.
1986 “Artists Books”, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, Ma.
1985 “Works on Paper”, Brockton Art Center, Brockton, Ma.
1984 MFA Exhibition, Gallery 11, Tufts University, Medford, Ma.


“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
Print Collectors Newsletter, Winter 1996, Summer 1993


1979-1992 Asst. Professor of Art, Wheaton College, Norton, Ma.
1979 Instructor, Print Department, Boston University

Professional Affiliations”

Mac Dowell Colony, Peterborough, N.H.
Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Sweet Briar, Va.
Boston Printmakers, Boston, Ma.

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