Frederick Lynch

Education

BFA, Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA -1962
MEd, Westfield State College, Westfield, MA - 1964
Post Graduate study, University of Massachusetts;
             Instituo de Allende, Mexico; Massachusetts College of Art
             and Maine College of Art

Selected Solo Exhibitions

UMO, Orono, Maine, 2013
Icon Gallery, Brunswick, ME - 1997, 99, 2001, 03, 05, 07, 09, 11, 13
Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME - 2010       
Connecticut College, New London, CT - 2010
George Marshall Store Gallery, York, ME - 2009
University of Maine, Presque Isle - 2007-8
Farnsworth Museum, Rockland, ME - 2005-6
Genovese/Sullivan, Boston, MA - 2002, 2004, 2006
Galleries, Universite de Moncton, NB Canada - 1996
Colby Museum of Art, Waterville, ME - 1995
Veilleux Gallery, Farmington, ME -1992, 1994
Dean Velentgas Gallery, Portland, ME - 1992
University of Southern Maine, Gorham, ME - 1992
Barridoff Galleries, Portland, ME - 1983, 1986 and 1988

Selected Group Shows

Miller Yezerski Gallery, Boston, Ma. 2014
Corey Daniels Gallery, Wells, Maine 2014
Contemporary Maine Wood Sculpture, Rockport ME - 2010/2011
University of New England, “Drawing” - 2010
Littlefield Gallery, Winter Harbor ME - 2009, 2012
Art Miami - Richard Levy Gallery - 2008
Montgomery College, Rockville MD - 2008
Farnsworth Museum, Rockland ME - 2008
McGowan Fine Art, Concord NH - 2007, 2010, 2012
Art Gallery, UNE “The Meunch Print Workshop” - 2006
Fitzpatrick Gallery, Portland ME, “Velentgas Tribute” - 2005       
MECA,  Portland ME, “Sublime Geometries” - 2005
Merrimack College, N. Andover MA, “Fred Lynch & Jeff Kellar” - 2005
Center for Maine Contemporary Arts, Rockland ME, “Geometries” - 2004
All Maine Invitational, LA Arts - 1990 to 2004
Portland Museum of Art Biennial - 2003
Portland Museum of Art, Collection - 2003-4
Farnsworth Museum, “Abstraction” - 2002
Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport ME, “50th Anniversary Show” - 2002
Icon Gallery Group shows - 1996 to 2010
Genovese/Sullivan, Boston MA - 2000, 2004 , 2006
University of Southern Maine Faculty shows - 1981 to 2006
Colby College Faculty Exhibitions - 1994, 1995
Maine College of Art, “Intimate Observations” - 1995
Portland Museum of Art, “On the Edge” - 1993
Maine Coast Artists, “On the Edge” - 1992
Portland Museum of Art, “Recent Acquisitions” - 1991
Maine Coast Artists, “Beyond Geometry” - 1991
Portland Museum of Art, “Perspectives” - 1990
Portland Museum of Art, “Paper Works” - 1987
University of Maine at Orono, “Contemporary Art in Maine” - 1987
Walker Art Museum, Bowdoin College, “Inside/Outside” - 1984
DeCordova Museum, “New England Still Life” - 1984
Boston Printmakers, Boston University - 1983
Boston Printmakers, DeCordova Museum - 1982
DeCordova Museum, “New England Drawings” -1980

Teaching Experience

1962            Decordova Museum Summer Art School Instructor
1962-64      Huntington School Union, Huntington, MA
                   -Art Supervisor and Classroom teacher
1964-72      Westfield State College, Westfield, MA
                  -Assistant Professor, Drawing, Painting, Ceramics and
                   Art History
1966-68     Our Lady of the Elms College, Springfield, MA
                  -Lecturer, Contemporary Art
1980 to 2006   University of SouthernMaine, Portland, ME
                  -Part time Professor of Fine Art -  Drawing, Painting and Design
                  -Also, Visiting Artists Series Lecturer
1991-93      St Joseph’s College, Windham, ME - Guest Lecturer
1992,97      Portland School of Art (now MECA) - Guest Lecturer
1994-96    Colby College, Waterville, MEVisiting Assistant Professor,
                 -Painting and Design           

Frederick Lynch (Born 1935,  Lynn,  Massachusetts)    Personal History 1955 - 2016

1955-57    US Army. Attended Army Language School, Monterey, CA.  Served two years     overseas in Frankfurt, West Germany as a courier toWest Berlin.
1958-62    BFA, Massachusetts College of Art, Painting and Printmaking.
1962-64    Art Supervisor, Huntington School Union, western Massachusetts.
1964         Masters degree inEducation, Westfield State College, Westfield, Massachusetts.
1964-72    Assistant Professor, Westfield State College.
                - Travel to Spain and Portugal. Travel to Italy. Studies at Instituto-Allende, San Miguel,       Mexico
1972-76    Moved to Lubec, Maine. Attended Boat Building School, restored a
                home and studio. Began painting full time.
1976-83    Studios in Portland and Springvale, ME.  One person show in Bern, Switzerland.   Travel to   Austria, Belgium.
1981-06    Instructor at University of Southern Maine, Gorham ME.
1984        Travel to London, Ireland, France and Holland.
1985        One Person show, Portland Museum of Art
1986        Permanent Installation of 7 large paintings in Portland Public Library,
                Portland. ME
1988        First trip to New Mexico.
1993        Summer in Santa Fe, NM.
1996        Married Janice Deshaies, a painter.
1996        Home and Studio in Saco, ME