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2018 Barbara Moody: Drawings, Kingston Gallery Project Space, Boston, MA
2017 Barbara Moody: Inside/Out, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2015 Barbara Moody, New England Biolabs, Ipswich, MA
  Barbara Moody: Earthbound, Schlosberg Gallery at Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
  Barbara Moody: New Work, Members Gallery at Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2014 Barbara Moody: Escape, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2013 Blonde, Members Gallery at Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA, July, 2013
2012 Barbara Moody: Cave Dwellers, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2011 Barbara Moody: Nature: An Intimate Gaze, Albright Art Gallery, Concord MA
Barbara Moody: Symmetree, Kingston Member’s Gallery, Boston, MA
2010 Barbara Moody: SubMerge, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2008 Dream On: New Work by Barbara Moody, Schlosberg Gallery, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
2007 Barbara Moody: Remains, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2005 Animale: Drawings by Barbara Moody, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2003 Barbara Moody: Decor, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2001 Barbara Moody: What’s Wrong with This Picture? Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2000 Entanglement, Carol Schlosberg Gallery, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
pre-2000 Barbara Moody: 42 Paintings, Salem State College Library, Salem, MA
Barbara Moody: New Paintings, Montserrat Gallery, Beverly, MA


2018 Closely Related, Flatrocks Gallery, Gloucester, MA
Artists Explore Series, Cultural Center at Rocky Neck, Gloucester, MA. Curated by Barbara Moody
Interpretations of Form, Flatrocks Gallery, Gloucester, MA
2017 Relay: A Visual Conversation Created Through Art, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2016 Collaborative Exhibition: Curator’s Choice, Mother Brook Arts Center, Dedham, MA. Curated by Carol Seitchik
Seven: A Collaborative Drawing Project (Reunion), Schlosberg Gallery, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
Plein Air: Here and Abroad, Rocky Neck Cultural Center, Gloucester, MA
2015 Up the Line, Rockport Art Association, Rockport, MA
2014 Dreaming Gardens, Suffolk University Gallery, Boston, MA
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
Works on Paper, Albright Art Gallery, Concord, MA
Photography, Albright Art Gallery, Boston, MA
2013 All the Members: Gifted, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
ARTcetera, Boston, MA
2012 Big Huge Small Works, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
Community of Artists, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA
Autocomplete: A Collaborative Coloring Book Exhibition, Visionaries and Voices Gallery, Cincinnati, OH
Seven: A Performative Drawing Project, Montserrat College of Art Gallery, Beverly, MA
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2011 Pieces: 12 Artists Working in Collage and Reconstruction, Gallery Della Piana, Wenham, MA
Still, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
Art-O-Mat: Take a Chance on Art, Arsenal Center for the Arts, Watertown, MA
It Started in a Camera, Marblehead Arts Association, Marblehead, MA
2010 Twenty 10, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
2009 Always Already, Chicago Art Source Gallery, Chicago, IL
Give Art, Albright Gallery of Art and Craft, Concord, MA
Take Away, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
Zoologic, Lake George Arts Center, Lake George, NY
Alphabet 3, Sidell and Beland Galleries, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
Touch: A Survey of Contemporary Drawing, Murphy Gallery, St. Paul, MN
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2008 Take Out, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2007 Going Ape: Animals in Contemporary Art, DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
Painting’s Edge, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
Barbara Moody and Debra Olin, New England Biolabs, Ipswich, MA
Out and About: Syracuse University Alumni, Pepper Gallery, Boston, MA
Animal Imagery, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
Silver, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2006 Barbara Moody, Cell Signaling, Beverly, MA
Painting’s Edge, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
Kingston Sampler, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2005 Painting’s Edge, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
Inviting, Kingston Gallery Invitational Exhibition, Boston, MA
Site Lines, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
HUBBUB, Boston Center for the Arts Artful Platter Project, Boston, MA
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2004 18th Drawing Show, Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA
Down and In, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
Town and Gown, Montserrat Gallery, Beverly, MA
9192631707: 12 hours, Studio Soto, Boston, MA
Faculty Exhibition, Montserrat Gallery
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2003 Works on Paper, South Shore Art Center, MA
North Shore Artists, Wenham Museum, Wenham, MA
Wide Turns and Frequent Stops, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA. June, 2003
2002 Kingston @20, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
Skinner Cat Auction, Boston, MA
New Paint, Essex Art Center, Lawrence, MA
2001 Barbara Moody and Damon Lehrer, New England Biolabs, Beverly, MA
Skinner Auction, Firewall Gallery, Boston, MA, Two-Person Show, September 2001
Objects of Observation, Hamilton Hall, Salem, MA
13@Kingston, Kingston Gallery, Boston, MA
Pre-2000 Emerging Boston Painters, Brush Gallery, Lowell, MA
Small Works, Akin Gallery, Boston, MA
Convergence, Memorial Hall for the Arts, Wilmington, VT
Small Works, Attleboro Museum of Art, Attleboro, MA
A Ten-Year Retrospective Alumni Exhibition, Montserrat Gallery, Beverly, MA


Distinguished Artist/Teacher, Goetemann Artist in Residence, Rocky Neck, Gloucester, 2013
NY Drawing Center Viewing Program, online Artist Registry, 2008
Featured artist, Artrageous, Montserrat College of Art, May, 2008
Finalist, Massachusetts Cultural Council Grant in Drawing, 2004


Nimmer, Dean. Creating Abstract Art — Ideas and Inspiration for Passionate Artmaking, September, 2014
Bucci McCoy, Mary. "Cape Ann Contemporary," Art New England, June, 2012
“Nature, an Intimate Gaze, Barbara Moody,” Artscope email blast, May 26, 2011
Reyner, Nancy. Acrylic Innovation: Styles and Techniques Featuring 64 Visionary Artists, North Light Books, 2010
Labedz, Debbie. “Always Already at Chicago Art Source.” Chicago Art Magazine. Dec 8, 2009
Broaddus, Will. “Artrageous Auction.” Salem News. May 1, 2008, p. 9
Forman, Roanna. “Barbara Moody: Remains.” Artscope, September/October, 2007, p. 24
Hill, Shawn. “Barbara Moody at Kingston Gallery: Drawings About Discarding and Ritual Renewal.” October 19, 2007,
McQuaid, Cate. “Barbara Moody: Dream On.” Boston Globe Sidekick, March 13, 2008
Feeney, Mark. “Dreamscapes.” Boston Globe Sidekick Critic’s Picks. March 13, 2008
Day, Meredith Fife. “Animale: Drawings by Barbara Moody.” Art New England. June/July 2005
Fardy, Jonathan. "Invention and Tradition in Six Shows." Arts Media, March/April, 2005
McQuaid, Cate. “Works of Body.” Boston Globe. September 6, 2002, p. C15
Hardman, Robin. "Paper Choice." South End News, February 16, 1989


Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT (January, 2016)
Idyllwild Arts, CA: Painting’s Edge (2005, 2006, 2007, 2008) with visiting artists and critics Robert Storr, Roberta Smith, Dave Hickey, Jerry Saltz, Matthew Ritchie, Kerry James Marshall, Fred Tomaselli, Pat Steir, Shazia Sikhander, Lari Pittman, Pia Fries, Dana Schutz, Beatriz Milhazes, and others

Workshops/courses at Anderson Ranch, Aspen, CO, with Harmony Hammond, Ross Bleckner, Gary Simmons; Truro Center for the Arts with Judy Pfaff and Stuart Shils; Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA, with Tom Knechtel; Armory Art Center, FL with Robert Zakanitch, Vermont Studio Colony; Art New England Summer Workshops; SMFA, Boston Venice and Umbria; Norristown Arts, PA, with Tim Hawkesworth; Santa Fe Art Institute, NM, and the New York Studio School with Graham Nickson and Sarah Walker


Medical Information Technology (Meditech), Southcoast Facility, Fall River, MA
Lobby wall painting, three 10 foot high panels (2007-8)
Cafeteria wall mural, 127’ long, enlarged from a 15’painting (2007-8)
Salem State University, Salem, MA
Dormitory painting 5’x12’ (2015)


Meditech, Westwood, Canton, Lowderbrook, Framingham, MA(over 70 works)
Cell Signaling Technology
Sullivan and Cogliano


Montserrat College of Art
Professor, 1975–1988 and 1997–present
Vice President and Dean 1988–1997
Chair, Painting Department, Foundation Department


Doctor of Education (Ed.D.), 1997, Harvard University Graduate School of Education
Master of Education (M.Ed.), 1993, Harvard University Graduate School of Education
Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.), 1983, Syracuse University