EDUCATION 


2002:  MFA in Painting: City University New York (CUNY), Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York, USA
1986:  Graduate Diploma in Art Education, with Credit:  National College of Art & Design (NCAD), Dublin, Ireland
1985:  BFA In Fine Print; complements in 20th Century Art History and Film Studies: NCAD, Dublin, Ireland
1977:  Foundation in Studio Art & Graphic Design: Crawford College of Art , Cork City, Ireland


SELECTED SOLO & TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS


2018

  • Friends & Neighbors, show of portraits at Oriole 9, Tinker St. Woodstock, NY.  Solo show.

2017

  • Wissen/Schaffen, The Wissenschaftskolleg zu Berlin (Institute for Advanced Study), Grunewald, Berlin, Germany. Two person show with Susan Ossman.

2016

  • Untitled, The Falcon (Gallery @ TheFalcon), Marlboro, New York. Solo. 
  • Structure / Nature , Cross Contemporary Art, Saugerties NY. Curated by Jen Dragon—with Mary Ann Erickson

2015

  • Untitled , Oriole 9 , Tinker St. Woodstock, featured work done during Claire's residency at the Woodstock Public Library. Curated by Nancy and Lenny Kislin—with Lynne Friedman
  • Home Towns , the South Tipperary Art Center (STAC) , Clonmel, Ireland—in addition to STAC, the exhibition was  supported by a joint initiative of Failte Ireland, Ireland Local Authorities, and IPB insurance

2014

  • Eye of the Beholder , The Uptown Gallery, Kingston, NY. 
  • The OM Center, Omaha, NE. Cur. Roxanne Wach

2010

  • Go Said The Bird , The Kleinert / James Art Center, Woodstock - with Joan Ades


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2018  

  • New Beginnings, Gallery Lev Shalem, Woodstock Jewish Congregation, Woodstock NY. Cur. Christie Scheele. 
  • The Instructor's Show, The Robert Angeloch Gallery at The Woodstock School of Art (WSA), Woodstock, NY. Cur. Eric Angeloch, Board of Advisors, Woodstock School of Art. 
  • The Sky's the Limit, Olive Free Library, Olive, NY. Show juried by Robert Langdon. Cur. Linda Lynton
  • South Tipperary Arts Centre (STAC) 50th Anniversary Exhibition, Clonmel, Ireland. 

2016

  • The Instructor's Show, The Robert Angeloch Gallery at The Woodstock School of Art (WSA), Woodstock, NY. Cur. Eric Angeloch, Board of Advisors, Woodstock School of Art.
  • A Portrait Gallery , Wired Gallery, High Falls, NY, features "Hometown" (42 portraits) by Claire Lambe—Invitational
  • Far & Wide, 8th Annual Regional Exhibition at the Woodstock Artists Association Museum (WAAM). Juried by Jason Rosenfeld, Distinguished Professor of Art History at Marymount Manhattan College, and co-curator of Rivercrossings (2015) at Cedar Grove Olana
  • About Face, The Alliance Gallery, Narrowsburg, NY. Cur. Rock Pinciotti—Invitational

2015

  • Shifting Ecologies II, The Athens Cultural Center, Athens, NY. Cur. Marianne Van Lent, artist—Invitational
  • Convergence: Instructors & their students, a collaboration of Mill Street Loft and the Woodstock School of Art Mill St. Loft Gallery 45, Poughkeepsie, NY.  
  • The Instructor's Show, The Robert Angeloch Gallery at WSA, Woodstock, NY. Cur. Eric Angeloch
  • Graphic Design for Theatre, The Byrdcliffe Theater, Woodstock, NY.
  • Being Human, Arts Society of Kingston (ASK), Kingston, NY. Cur. Barbara Esmark—Invitational
  • Art About Water , multiple venue exhibition, Newburgh, NY. Exhibition Center, New York, United States. Cur. Gerardo Castro
  • Peace and Justice, The Muroff-Kotler Gallery, SUNY Ulster, Stone Ridge, NY. Juried by Elisa Pritzer

2014

  • The October show, Woodstock Artists Association Museum (WAAM), Woodstock NY. Honorable Mention. Juried by Linda Hubbard, owner Riverwinds Gallery, Beacon, NY
  • In the Realm of the Senses, Main Gallery. WAAM, Woodstock. Juried by Judy Sigunik          
  • The Instructor's Show, The Robert Angeloch Gallery at WSA, Woodstock, NY. Cur. Eric Angeloch     
  • Roadkill , The Athens Cultural Center, Athens NY. Group show. Cur. Tim Watkins—Invited to create a site-specific installation        
  • Endangered, Main Gallery, WAAM, Woodstock. Juried Sevan Melikyan, director of The Wired Gallery, High Falls, NY        
  • New World, Saugerties, NY. Cur. Lenny Kislin—Three-person Exhibition

2013

  • Black & White . The Robert Angeloch Gallery, WSA, Woodstock, NY. Juried by Peik Larson
  • Painting & Drawing, The Gallery at Newtownbarry House, Co. Wexford, Ireland. Cur. Anya from Gosseln- invitational
  • The Instructor's Show , The Robert Ange Loch Gallery, ESC, Woodstock, NY. Cur. Eric Angeloch

2012

  • Hudson Valley Artists 2012 , The Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, The State University of New York (SUNY) New Paltz, NY. Cur. Linda Weintraub.
  • Water, The Muroff Kotlar Visual Arts Gallery, SUNY Ulster, NY. Cur. Portia Munson.

2010

  • Cowgirls of the Hudson, The Brik Gallery, Catskill, NY. Cur. Richard Timperio.

2002

  • The Brooklyn War Memorial, Brooklyn, NY
  • College Art Association New York MFA candidates. Cur. Dr. Jack Flam of the Daedalus Foundation. Hunter College Times Square Gallery, Manhattan, NYC.  

1994

  • Grogan's Annual, S. William St, Dublin, Ireland

1991  

  • Irish National Portrait Award Exhibition , Arnott's, Dublin. Juried by Carey Clarke, RHA
  • Grogan's Annual, S. William St, Dublin, Ireland  

1990

  • Irish National Portrait Award Exhibitio n, Arnott's, Dublin Arnott's, Dublin. Juried by Carey Clarke, RHA
  • Royal Hibernian Academy (RHA) Gallery, Dublin 

1986

  • NCAD Decade Show , Guinness Hop Store, Dublin (Catalog)

1984

  • The Aegean Studio, Paros, Greece
  • Arks Award Winners Exhibition, Bank of Ireland Gallery, Baggot St., Dublin—Invitational


AWARDS / HONORS / RESIDENCIES 

2018  Olive Free Library, Olive, NY - summer exhibition: The Sky's the Limit. Awarded "Best in Show" for painting.

2018  Habitat for Artists, Woodstock Artists Association Museum. Artist-in-Residence

2015  Travel Grant Awarded from the Community Tourism Diaspora Initiative: a joint initiative of Failte Ireland, Local

         Authorities Ireland and IPB insurance.

2015  Woodstock Public Library, Woodstock, NY. Artist-in-Residence
2014  Woodstock Artists Association Museum (WAAM), Woodstock NY. The October show, Honorable Mention     
2002  City University of NY Brooklyn, NY. The Tedi and Orville Moyes Award for Painting.         
1994  St. Mary's of Donnybrook, Dublin, Ireland, Recognition for excellence in Art Education 
1885  Arks Advertising, Dublin, Ireland. Award for Printmaking
1976  Alfred Bird & Company LTD. Ireland, 1st & 2nd Prize in Irish National Art Competition

The following downloadable PDF links include the review below by Paul Smart from the Woodstock Times about the exhibition entitled, "Eye of the Beholder," in 2014 (downloads will need to be renamed for filing).


Kingston Review - Uptown show 2014-  A+.pdf        Woodstock Times_Review w Color illustration.pdf

- Curriculum Vitae

For Biographical information and Artist's Statement, go to the "About" button above.
Download this short PDF 
Résumé of the artist's CV (you may need to re-title the download for your files)

Claire Lambe


COLLECTIONS

       

The Falcon, Marlboro, NY

The South Tipperary Museum, Clonmel, Ireland

Compassion Omaha, Omaha, Nebraska

The Brooklyn Art Library, Brooklyn, NY

Arks Advertising LTD. Ireland
Bank of Ireland PLC. Ireland

Alfred Bird & Company. Ireland       

Private Collections in the USA, Canada, Australia, and Europe


BIBLIOGRAPHY 


2018  Hudson Valley 360, July 25, editorial on solo show: Friends & Neighbors at Oriole 9, Woodstock. Illustrated.

2017  Ossman, Susan. Allegra Lab - photographic essay on Wissen/Schaffen: From Fieldwork to Exhibition.
2016  Gallo Farrell, Barbara. 
The Poughkeepsie Journal, June 29 Enjoy Section:  "Portrait of the Artist." Illustrated 

  •  "Woods, Lynn. Almanac Weekly , June 9 edition profile titled: "The Many Faces of Claire Lambe.Illustrated
  •  Editorial, The Woodstock Times , March 31 ed. for Structure / Nature show. Illustrated
  •  Artsy.net, April 2 for Structure/Nature at Cross Contemporary Art, Saugerties, NY.

2015  Smart, Paul. The Woodstock Times , October 22 ed. On exhibition at Oriole 9.  Illustrated

  •  Woods, Lynn. Almanac Weekly , October 16 ed. On  Portrait / Landscape  show at Oriole 9 in Woodstock
  •  Wynne, Eamon. The Nationalist (Ireland), August 23 print ed. Re Hometowns exhibition. Illustrated
  •  Snow, Violet. The Woodstock Times, February 12 ed."Painting Woodstock." Illustrated
  •  Medenbach, Deborah. Ulster Magazine, January / February ed. P 20-26 Profiles Harrison / Lambe. Illustrated

2014  Smart, Paul. The Woodstock Times, Sept 4 ed. "Lambe's Eye," review for solo show,  Eye of the Beholder, at the               Uptown Gallery, Kingston, NY. Illustrated

  •  Almanac Weekly Sept 4 edition, editorial, for Eye of the Beholder
  •  Woods, Lynn. The Kingston Times, Sept 11 ed., review for Eye of the Beholder.  Illustrated
  •  Smart Paul. The Woodstock Times, March 6 ed., mention for the exhibition Heads at NWHC Co.

2013  Flanagan, Sharyn. The Woodstock Times, June 27 ed., article on La Primavera , a work-shop

         conceived and taught by Claire Lambe at the Woodstock School of Art. Illustrated

2012  Haider, Faheem. Chronogram August ed. for Hudson Valley Artists 2012 exhibition at the Samuel Dorsky   

         Museum of Art. Illustrated

  •  Marston-Reid, Linda. President of Arts MidHudson, Poughkeepsie Journal, August 17 ed. "Enjoy"

         Section for Hudson Valley Artists 2012

  •  De Rossa, Donatella. Roll Magazine August ed., for Hudson Valley Artists 2012: Dear Mother 

         Nature ... An interview with exhibition curator Linda Weintraub in Which Weintraub distinguished Lambe

         as one of the four artists who "provided a vivid example of the diversity guiding my curatorial decisions." 

         Lambe's exhibit was also mentioned in the October ed. "After the Storm.Illustrated

  •  Seckel, Cornelia Art Times Journal July / August ed., "Culturally Speaking" section: Review with praise

         For Lambe's Set Design for the play Hedgerow Specimen, a Woodstock Players production

  •  The Woodstock Times  June: for the play Hedgerow Specimen, illustration by Claire Lambe

2010: Editorial. The Woodstock Times  February for Go Said The Bird exhibition. Illustrated
1991: McLaughlin, Brigid. The Sunday Independent (Irish national newspaper), Art News, December. Favorable mention

         of Grogan's Annual Art Exhibition        

  •  O'Hara, Sarah. "Magical Portraits." The Evening Press (Irish national newspaper): on Lambe's submission to the   Irish National Portrait Exhibition. Illustrated


SELECTED TEACHING POSITIONS


2013-Present: The Woodstock School of Art (WSA): Instructor in drawing and painting

2014:  State University of New York, Sullivan County. Visiting Artist
2004-07: Woodstock Day School: electives in Art History, Film Appreciation, and Studio Art
1986-96: St Kilian's Deutsche Schule (Euro Campus), Clonskeagh, Dublin, Ireland: Studio Art; Art History; Portfolio Prep.  
1989-92: Dublin Tutorial Center (DTC), Dublin, Ireland: A-Level Art and Art History, Portfolio Adviser. DTC is an

         accredited "A Level" center for all examining boards in the UK


THEATER DESIGN

2010-2014: The Woodstock Players, company co-founder and resident designer

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS


The Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, Woodstock NY.

The Woodstock School of Art, Woodstock, NY.


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