JANE LUND

Education

Pratt Institute, New York, NY
Queens College, New York, NY
New School for Social Research, New York, NY
Scholarship for study in Venice, Italy

Fellowships and Grants

1987 Artist’s Fellowship, National Endowment for the Arts
1986 Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Grant
1985-86 Fellow of the Bunting Institute, Radcliffe College,Cambridge, MA
1984 Hereward Lester Cooke Foundation Fellowship Grant
1979 Fellowship Recipient, Massachusetts Council on the Arts and Humanities

Solo Exhibitions
2012 “Jane Lund: Home Body”, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
2005 “Jane Lund, My Work,” Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1997 “Jane Lund, New Pastel Paintings,” Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1990 “Jane Lund, Watercolor Constructions,” Hart Gallery, Northampton, MA
1989 “Jane Lund,” Art Scene series, Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, MA
1988 “Jane Lund,” Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1977 “Jane Lund,” Pucker/Safrai Gallery, Boston, MA

Group Exhibitions and Prizes

2017 Seeing With Our Own Eyes, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
Forum Gallery Celebrates 55 Years of Modern and Contemporary Art, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2016-17 Contemporary Old Masters, Louisiana Art & Science Museum, Baton Rouge, Louisiana
2016 American Views, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2013 17 Women, Philadelphia Episcopal Cathedral, Pennsylvania
2012 Uncommon Ground: Alternative Realities, Forum Gallery, New York, NY Perception of Self, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
Five Decades: Art and Artists of Forum Gallery 1962-2012, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2011 “Exquisite Corpse,” Charles P. Russell Gallery, Deerfield Academy, Deerfield, MA
2010 “Inspiring Figures: Celebrating Women in American Figurative Art,”
The Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH. Organized by the
Portrait Society of America.
2009 Summer Selections, Forum Gallery, New York, NY
2009 “Then & Now, Contemporary Artists Revisit the Past” The Arkell Museum, Canajoharie, NY
2008-09 “As Other See Us,” Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, VT
2008 “The Figure Revealed: Contemporary American Figurative
Paintings and Drawings, Kalamazoo Institute of Art,” Kalamazoo, MI.
2007 “The Fine Art of Drawing: Modern & Contemporary Works on Paper,” Forum
Gallery, New York, NY
“The Feminist Figure,” Forum Gallery, New York, NY
“The Figure in Pastel,” Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH
2004 Henry Legrand Cannon Prize for Graphics, National Academy of Design,
New York, NY
“179th Annual Exhibition,” National Academy of Design, New York, NY
2003 “Contemporary Works on Paper,” Forum Gallery, New York, NY
“Transforming the Commonplace: Masters of Contemporary
Realism,” Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA
2002 Carol Craven Gallery, West Tisbury, Martha’s Vineyard, MA
2001 “Works on Paper Invitational,” Nielsen Gallery, Boston, MA.
2000 “Drawings by 20th Century and Contemporary Masters,” Forum Gallery, New
York, NY
“Still Lifes, ” Wm Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, MA
1999-2000 Contemporary American Realist Drawings: The Jalene and Richard
Davidson Collection, The Art Institute of Chicago.
1999 “Still Life: Infinitely Moving, ” Contemporary Art Center of Virginia, Virginia Beach, VA
Paintings by Seven Contemporary Women,” Forum Gallery, NYC.
1998 Allied Artists of America Show, New York, NY, Gold Medal of Honor
“Valley Realists” The Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA.
“Dreamweavers: Symbolist Tendencies in Contemporary New England Art, ”
The Brush Art Gallery and Studios, Lowell, MA.
“The Figurative Impulse, ” Kendall Art Gallery, Miami Dade Community
College,Miami,FL.
“Northampton Figurative Artists, ” J. Cacciola Galleries, New York, NY.
1997 “Pastel Society of America Show, ” New York, NY, Mr. and Mrs. Andrew Giffuni, Award for Exceptional Merit.
1996 “Contemporary Still Life,” University Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA.
1995 “Nothing Overlooked:Women Painting Still Life,” Contemporary Realist Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
1994 “Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture,” American Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY.
1993 “Seventh Triennial Exhibition,” Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA.
“SELF-aMUSEd: The Contemporary Artist as Observer and Observed,” Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA.
“Artists by Artists,” Forum Gallery, New York, NY
1991 “The Mind’s Eye: Fantasy, Dream and the Imagination,” Fitchburg Art
Museum, Fitchburg, MA.
“Artists by Artists,” The Barn Gallery, Ogunquit, ME.
“The Object: Found, Observed, Imagined,” Fitchburg Art Museum, MA.
1990 “VWA/WCA New England Women Juried Exhibition, ” Northampton Center for the Arts, Northampton, MA. Award for Excellence; Howardina Pindell, juror.
Group Show, National Academy of Design, New York, NY.
1989 “Monocular Vision: New England Realist Artists,” (Inaugural exhibition),
Fitchburg Art Museum, Fitchburg, MA.
1988-89 “Here’s Looking at You: Contemporary New England Portraits,” Westfield
State College, Westfield, MA, Montserrat College of Art, Northeastern University, Boston, MA.
1987 “New Work by Old Friends,” DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA.
1986 “Collages,” Forum Gallery, New York, NY.
1985 “Collected Visions,” Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, MA.
“Artists Choosing Artists,” Artists’ Choice Museum, New York, NY.
Group Pastel Show, Nora Haime Gallery, New York, NY.
1984 “Paintings and Prints by Five Western Massachusetts Artists,”
Wistariahurst Museum, Holyoke, MA.
1983 “Perspectives on Contemporary American Realism,” Pennsylvania
Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, and The Art Institute of
Chicago.
1981 “Brockton Museum Triennial,” Brockton, MA.
1980 “Directions in Realism: Boston,” Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA.
Three Woman Show: “Contact Point,” Springfield Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, MA.
Wistariahurst Museum, Holyoke, MA, First Prize for Painting, $500.
1978 Berkshire Art Association Annual Show, Pittsfield, MA. First Prize for
Painting, J. F. Kahl Silver Bowl Award.
“Boston ’78,” Brockton Art Center, Brockton, MA.
1977 “Pastel Society of America Show, New York, NY, ” Pastel Society Award.
“Women on Women” show, G. W. V. Smith Art Museum, Springfield, MA.
“Massachusetts Open, ” Worcester Art Museum, Worcester, MA.
“First Prize for Painting.”
1976 “Davidson National Print and Drawing Competition, ” Stowe Gallery,
Davidson College, Davidson, NC. Honorable Mention.
“Springfield Art League, ” Springfield, MA, Past Presidents’ Prize.
“Childe Hassam Fund Show, ” National Academy of Arts and Letters, New York, NY, Purchase Prize.
1975 “Women ’75 Show, ” DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA.
“Childe Hassam Fund Show, ” National Academy of Arts and Letters, New
York, NY.
1974 “Springfield Art League, ” Springfield, MA. Pastel Award.
1973 “Group Show, ” Pucker/Safrai Gallery, Boston, MA.
“New Talent/New England Show, ” DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA.
1971 “Bridgton National Art Show, ” Bridgton, ME, Second Prize, $500.

Collections

DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
DeSaisset Museum, Santa Clara, CA
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, MA
Nelson Gallery, Kansas City, MO
The Davidson Collection, Chicago, IL

Magazines, Periodicals, and Television

“Jane Lund: My Work,” Forum Gallery, NY, 2005

“Pastel Paintings by Jane Lund,”
The Massachusetts Review, Spring, 1977

“Eight Women Portrait Artists,”
The Massachusetts Review, Summer, 1983

“Northampton Realists”, interview by Chuck Kramer, WCVB, Boston, 1984

“A Realist Portfolio,”
New England Monthly, October, 1985

Eye of the Realist, video documentary, Tim Lindop, 1990

“Expanding on a Classic: Three Still Life Artists…”
The Artist’s Magazine, November, 1994

The Many Faces of Pastel,
The Artists Magazine, November, 1997

“Jane Lund” American Artist, March, 1999
Other

Engagement Calendar: Contemporary Women Artists, 1985, Bo-Tree Productions, Palo Alto, CA (page and back cover)
Photograph of painting, “White Still Life,” included in Stilleben, Bildkomposition, by Ursula Kaiser, published by Otto Maier, Ravensburg, Germany, 1987.
One of 20 artists included in Creative Painting with Pastels, North Light Books, Cincinnati, OH, 1990.
Calendar: Women in Art, 1991: Twelve Contemporary Painters, Pomegranate Press, Petaluma, CA
Engagement Calendar: Women Artists, 1991, Abbeville Press, New York.
Calendar: Women in Art, 1992: Twelve Contemporary Artists, Pomegranate Press, Petaluma, CA
Juror and guest speaker, “Shades of Pastel ’93″ National exhibition presented by the Maryland Pastel Society, Baltimore MD, 1993.
Return of the Great Goddess, Burleigh Mutén, ed., Shambhala Publications, Boston and London, 1994.
Photographs of two paintings with discussion in Enliven Your Paintings with Light by Phil Metzger, North Light Books, Cincinnati, OH, 1994.
Juror: 45th Annual National Exhibition, Academic Artists Association; Springfield, MA, 1995.
Calendar: 2d annual, Artists Magazine, 1996, Cincinnati, OH
Juror: Pastels, Hart Gallery, Northampton, MA, 1997
Engagement calendar: Return of the Great Goddess, 1998, Burleigh Mutén, compiler, Stewart, Tabori, and Chang, New York.
Juror: Annual Pastel Society of America Show, New York, NY. 1998
Engagement calendar: Return of the Great Goddess, 2000, Burleigh Mutén, compiler, Stewart, Tabori, and Chang, New York.
Juror: Annual Springfield Art League Exhibition, Springfield, MA. 2000
Two paintings and a graphite included as examples in The Artist’s Illustrated Encyclopedia, by Phil Metzger, published by Northlight Books, Cincinnati OH, 2001
New York Press, by Julia Morton, February 2005.

Professional Experience

1958 65 Graphic Artist, Colgate-Palmolive Co., New York, NY.
1966 68 Technical Illustrator, Thor Associates, Boston, MA.
1968 70 Technical Illustrator, Peat, Marwick, Mitchell & Co., Boston. MA.

Teaching

1972-74 Instructor of Basic Drawing and of Pastel Drawing, Old Schwamb Mill (adult education center), Arlington, MA.
1972-78 Instructor of Basic Drawing and of Pastel Drawing, Cambridge Center for Adult Education, Cambridge MA.
1978-81 Instructor of Fundamentals of Drawing and of Figure Structure, Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield, MA.
1996 Pastel Workshops, The Guild Art Gallery, Northampton, MA.
1999-2001 Instructor of Drawing, Smith College, Northampton, MA.
2000 Workshop, Kalamazoo Institute of Art, Kalamazoo, MI.