About + Resume

Brigid Watson is an artist and writer and holds a Masters degree from New York University and undergraduate degrees from the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  and Tufts University. She exhibits her work on three continents in cities including Venice, New York, Singapore, Toronto, St-Paul-de-Vence, Brescia, and Boston. Originally from Kent, Ohio she lives and works in South Boston, MA.

Education

Master of Fine Arts, New York University; New York, NY and Venice, Italy, 2001         

Fifth Year Graduate Diploma, School of the Museum of Fine Arts; Boston, MA, 1994

Bachelor of Fine Arts, Tufts University; Medford, MA, 1993

Diploma, School of the Museum of Fine Arts; Boston, MA, 1993

Solo Exhibitions

Solo, Hallspace Gallery, Boston , MA, 2013

Traveler, Unison Gallery, New Paltz, NY, 2012

Ba Gua, Mobius, Boston, MA, 2012

Brigid Watson, CharKol Gallery, Singapore, Singapore, 2010

The Ground Beneath Her Feet, tinku gallery, Toronto, Canada, 2009

Group Exhibitions

The New England Collective III, Galatea Fine Art, Boston, 2012

The Big Draw, Dia Beacon, Beacon, NY, 2011

Chain Letter, Samson Projects, Boston MA, 2011

Boston Now, Office of the Mayor, City of Boston, 2010

The Art of Travel, tinku gallery, Toronto, Canada, 2009 ( BW guest curated)

The New Conceptual, CharlKol Gallery, Singapore, Singapore, 2008

Chinoiserie: and other Follies, Hunter College, New York, New York, 2008

Group Show, tinku gallery, Toronto, Canada, 2008           

Stuck: The Influence of Collage on 21st Century Artists, Molloy College, Long Island, NY, 2006

ACLU Draw -In Benefit, Boston, MA, 2005

Blogged, Collaborative installation with Peng-Ean Khoo, Gone Fishing, Singapore, Singapore, 2004

Inaugurate, The Gallery @Spacecraft, Singapore, Singapore, 2004

Chiaro/ Scuro, (Traveling exhibition), Brescia, Italy, St. Paul de Vence, France, 2000-2001

Masters Exhibition New York University, Washington Square East Gallery, New York, New York, 2001

Graduate Student Exhibition, New York University, Universario di Architettura dei Tolentini

Venice, Italy, 2000

Inaugural Exhibition, Boston Public Library, Allston, MA 2000

 Awards and Grants

Singapore Arts Council, Singapore, Singapore: Grant, 2004

Robert Rauschenberg/Change, Inc. Captiva, FL: Grant, 2003

Artists Fellowship, New York, NY: Grant, 2003

Clara Scrampelli Purchase Prize, Brescia, Italy, 2001

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