MFA School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Tufts University, Boston MA

BFA Massachusetts College of Art, Boston MA 

Selected Exhibitions, solo and group

2016       Painterly Interplay: Perception and Reality, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA
               Lisa Russell, Edwina Rissland, Roz Sommer
               Blue, University Place Gallery, Cambridge MA
               Fourth, Monotype Guild of NENG, Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA
               Winter Break, University Place Gallery, Cambridge, MA
               Salon, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA
               Red Biennial, CAA, Cambridge, MA

2015       14th National, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA. Juried: Caitilin Doherty, Curator and Deputy Director
               Curatorial Affairs, Eli & Edythe Broad Art Museum, Michigan

               CAA at 70 - Celebrating 70 years of Award Winning Art, University Place Gallery, Cambridge, MA
               Juror: Frank Roselli, Soprafina Gallery, Jurors Award.
               Rhode Island State of the Arts, URI Providence Gallery, Providence, RI
               Printed, Painted, Folded or Torn: Paper Work, Art Colony Cultural Center, Gloucester, MA
               Off the Wall, Danforth Art Museum, Danforth, MA. Juror: Katherine French, Director Emerita Danforth Art Museum.
               Currents Works, Bannister Gallery, Providence, RI

2014       Reconfiguring Abstraction: Lisa Gabrielle Russell and Mary Bucci McCoy, FPAC Gallery, Boston, MA

               Chiaroscuro, Research House for Asian Art, RHAA, Chicago, IL
               Salon, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA
               See the Light, Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA
               Refused, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA

2013       Small Works InvitationalDanforth Art Museum, Framingham, MA
               Community of Artists, Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, MA
               Intonations & Reverberations, Weir Art Center, Wilton, CT 
               12th National, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA 

2012       Distillation: Lisa Russell/Mary Bucci McCoy, Bannister Gallery, Rhode Island College, Providence, RI
               Glue Paper Scissors, Colo Colo Gallery, New Bedford, MA 
               Drawing the Line, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA 
               Off the Wall, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA     
               Scratching the Surface, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA

2011       Crossing Currents: Feminism Now, Hera Gallery, Providence, RI 
               Off the Wall, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA 
               Community of Artists, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA
               Green-Between Yellow and Blue,  Jurors’ Award, Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA

2010       Off The Wall, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA
               Abstraction Now: New Trends in Abstraction, Eclipse Mill Gallery, North Adams, MA
               NorthEast Prize Show, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA
               Red: It’s more than a color: metaphor, feeling, idea or hue, University Place Gallery, Cambridge, MA
               CSU Group Painting, Directions Gallery, Colorado State University, CO 

2009       Northeast Prize, University Place Gallery, Cambridge, MA
               Passion for Still Life and Interiors, Callen McJunkin Gallery, Charleston, WV
               Flower Power, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA

2008       Opposites Attract, Arts Alliance Center, San Jacinto College, Houston, TX
               Out of the Blue, Attleboro Arts Museum, Attleboro, MA
               Small Works, Virginia Museum Fine Art, Richmond, VA
               National Small Works, Arkell Museum, NY
               Painting as Presence, Creative Arts Workshop, New Haven, CT
               Der Zeitgenosse, Contemporary, Gallery of Art, Eastern Washington University, Cheney, WA
               Delta Small Prints, Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, AR


Studio Visit Magazine, Volumes 21&22, 2013, Juror: Dina Deitsch, Senior Curator DeCordova Museum
“Distillation: The Purity of Paint”, The Providence Phoenix, Greg Cook, 4/17/12
“Artists Love to Paint, But Also Love the Paint Itself,” Providence Journal, Bill Van Siclen, 4/12/12
“Crossing Currents: Feminism Now”, The Providence Phoenix, Greg Cook, 3/9/11
“New Mastery at RIC”, The Providence Phoenix, Greg Cook, 9/22/10 
“Allegorical Expressions”, The Providence Phoenix, Greg Cook, 9/11/09
“Variation On a Theme”, Providence Journal, Bill Van Siclen, 3/02
“BCC Brings Together Work of Four Female Artists”, Standard Times, David Boyce, 12/13/01
“Artists’ Views: The 756329 Group”, Critics Tip, The Boston Globe, Christine Temin, 6/11/92
“Woman’s Caucus to Show at Bravos Gallery”, Georgetown Record, 9/24/92
“Shows at Clark and Holy Cross Are Worth the Trip to Academia”, Worcester Guide, Krys Lloyd, 1991
“Quiet Art Exudes Intensity”, Boston Herald, Nancy Stapen, 2/24/89
“Color Back in Art’s Forefront”, The Advocate and Greenwich Times, Carol Everingham, 1988

Teaching (selected)

Rhode Island College, Providence, RI
     Professor of Fine Art, 1998–present; Adjunct 1992–98 
School of The Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
     Adjunct, 1992–93
Massachusetts College of Art & Design, Fuller Museum courses
     Instructor, 1996–98
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
     Teaching Fellow, 1988–90
Simmons College, Boston, MA
     Instructor, 1993–94 
Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA
   Faculty, 1984–98
Lincoln DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
     Faculty, 1987 

Other Professional Experience (selected)

2013        Millay Colony for the Arts, residency
                Weir Farm National Historic Site, Artist-in-Residence
2009        Vermont Studio Center, residency
                Fellowship award, The Dedalus Foundation, founded by Robert Motherwell to foster understanding of modern art     and modernism.

2001        “Temporal Reflection” gallery presentation, Grimshaw-Gudewicz Art Gallery, Bristol College 

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