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                                                                       VIOLET BAXTER   


Selected Solo Exhibitions


               2012     Jeffrey Leder Gallery, Long Island City  (LIC), NY, “Overview”.

               2002     Southeast Missouri State University Museum, Cape Girardeau, MO (Stanley Grand, curator),

                            exhibition catalog with essay, “Violet Baxter: The View From Union Square”,

                            Richard Florsheim Art Fund (Grant).  

               2000     Gallery Juno, NYC, “Figurative Paintings”.

               1999    National Arts Club, NYC, Trask Gallery, “Union Square Variations” (Grant).

Selected  Group Exhibitions

                2019     Avelan’ Arts Gallery, Lavelanet, France, “Made In New York”, (Sep.-Oct, (Nancy Gesimondo, curator).

                              Gold Coast Art Center,, Great Neck, NY, “Landscapes:Coastal to Urban”, (2017) (Jude Amsel, curator).

                2018     Flushing Town Hall, NY, “Flushing Bound” (Carol Crawford curator)

                              Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, CUNY (Richard Timperio and Elizabeth Avedon, curators).

                              Arcilesi/Homberg Fine Art, NYC (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017).

                2017     Henry DeFord Gallery, Citigroup, Long Island City, NY (Elizabeth Hoy, curator).

                2013     Diego Salazar Gallery LIC, NY,  (2012) (Elinore Schnurr, curator).

                2011     Westbeth Gallery, NYC, “Grid/Off the Grid, Eight Painters” (Peter Colquhoun, curator).

                2010     National Academy Museum, NYC “185th Annual: Invitational Exhibition”.

                2008     Lori Bookstein Fine Art, NYC, “Painting in the Park”.

                2007      The Painting Center, NYC, “Out Looking In; In Looking Out” (Janet Y. Larose, curator; catalogue).

                2006      ACA Galleries, NYC, “Splash: Artists’ Reflections on the Water”.

                2005      Butler Institute of American Art, Youngstown, OH, “69th National Midyear” (and 2001, 1998).

                2003      David Findlay Jr. Fine Art, NYC, “New York, New York”.

                              Marymount College / Fordham University, Butler Gallery, Tarrytown, NY (David Holt, curator).

                 2001     Mercer County Community College, The Gallery, Trenton, NJ (Tricia Fagan, curator).


Selected Reviews, Articles

                 Jerilyn Jurinek, The Urgent Unguent, vol. 2, Edition 2 (March/April 2018).

                 Allison Plitt. “Studio With a View Long Island City” TimesLedger,Q Guideto the Arts, (Feb 28-Mar7, 2014): 37-41.

                 Patrick Neal. “New Long Island City Gallery Combines Brooklyn DIY with UES Posh” Hyperallergic, (Mar.9, 2012),

                 Steve Mosco. ”Time to Create” [interview] LIC Courier, (Jan.2012): 1, 10-11.

                 Sam Blackwell. “Window on Manhattan: A Painterly Life” Southeast Missourian,(Oct. 4, 2002): 1-3.

                 Pat Summers. “Three Artists’ Visions at Mercer,” US 1 (Oct. 31, 2001).

                 Elizabeth Wilson. “Violet Baxter” [Interview] The Pastel Journal (Sept.-Oct. 2001): 12-16.

                 Jed Perl. “In The Galleries”, Art and Antiques (Jan.1992): 87


                 Cynthia Maris Dantzic. “100  New York Calligraphers”, Schiffer Publishing Ltd. (2015): 22,23.

                 Maureen Bloomfield and James A. Markle. “Pure Color: The Best of Pastel”, North Light Books, (2006): 110.

                 Anthony Droege, Zuo Yingxue, and Zhang Xuejie, eds.  “Contemporary American Oil Painting”,

                 Jilin Fine Arts Publishing, Changchun, China, (2000): 96, 97.

                 Terry Sullivan. “Best of Sketching and Drawing”, Quarry Books, Rockport Publishers. (1999): 51.

Selected Collections

                  The Crisp Museum, Southeast Missouri State University, Cape Girardeau, Mo

                   Jacqueline Casey Hudgens Center for the Arts, Duluth, GA                                                                                 

                   Fidelity Investments, Boston, MA

                   Savannah College of Art & Design, GA

                   Morgan Stanley Trust, Jersey City, NJ

                   Museum of the City of New York

                   Council on the Environment of New York City, NYC

                   Morgan Lewis & Bokius, N.Y.C.                                                                       

                   Oppenheimer Capital Corp., N.Y.C

                   Consolidated Edison Co. of New York

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