Alumni News: Bea Modisett Exhibit at Hallspace

January 15, 2014

Last chance to see the work of alumna Bea Modisett ’07  in her solo exhibit at Assoc. Prof. John Colan‘s galleryHallspace  at 950 Dorchester Ave., Boston, MA. “By Way of Bangkok” ends Saturday, Jan. 25. Gallery Hours: Fri. – Sat. 12 – 5 pm and by appointment Mon. – Thu. The show features the paintings Modisett has created since March 2013 when she returned from an extended solo backpacking journey through Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Cambodia and Burma.

The Steady Quiet Plodding Ones. 16″ x 20″. Oil on Canvas

Bea Modisett received her BFA in painting from Montserrat College of Art in 2007. She received fellowships to the Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, Vermont, and Hambidge Center for Creative Arts and Sciences in Rabun Gap, Georgia. Modisett has exhibited at the Kingston Gallery, Boston, Endicott College Center for the Arts, Beverly, HallSpace, Boston, Decordova Museum and Sculpture Parks, Lincoln, and many other venues throughout New England. Bea Modisett was born in Washington, D.C. and lives in Beverly, Massachusetts.

Thoughts Kith and Kin. 16″ x 20″. Oil on Canvas

Modisett’s Upcoming Events at Montserrat College of Art

Contemporary Cocktail
What dynamic forces insert themselves into the creative process? The artistic impulses of control, surrender, perfection and illusion are explored in conversation by visiting artists Masako Kamiya, Bea Modisett, Antoniadis & Stone and curator Leonie Bradbury, Feb. 28, 7 – 9 pm

Solo Exhibition
Carol Schlosberg Alumni Gallery, March 15 – April 6

Public Artist Talk
March 20, 11:30 am, Room-201

Montserrat College of Art
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Beverly MA 01915


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