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EDUCATION

2005
Massachusetts College of Art + Design | Boston, MA - MFA Photography

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017
Museo de la Ciudad de Querétaro – Sangre de mi Sangre | Querétaro, Qro., Mexico
2016
Teatro Angela Peralta – Matrilineages  | San Miguel de Allende, Gto., Mexico
2015
Bellas Artes El Nigromante – Sangre de mi Sangre  | San Miguel de Allende, Gto., Mexico
Teatro Angela Peralta – Explorations  | San Miguel de Allende, Gto., Mexico
2014
Griffin Museum of Photography at Digital Silver Imaging – Mexican Parlour Games/Secret Sibling World  | Belmont, MA, US
Gallery Nord – Ri Anderson/Nisha Ferguson | San Antonio, TX
Teatro Angela Peralta – Ri Anderson/Nisha Ferguson | San Miguel de Allende, Gto.
2012
Galeria 6 – Ri Anderson/Larimer Richards | Mineral de Pozos, Gto., Mexico
2005
La Petite Mort Gallery – Ri Anderson | Ottawa, On., Canada
Bakalar Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art – MFA Thesis Exhibition | Boston, MA
2004
Essex Art Center – Ri Anderson/Gary Duehr | Lawrence, MA
2002
Studio Soto – Ri Anderson: Recent Work | Boston, MA
2000
DeCordova Museum – 2000 DeCordova Annual Exhibition | Lincoln, MA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016
Studio Soto – Lunenburg | Boston, MA
2013
Galeria 6 – Mellow Yellow Pink Trapeze | Mineral de Pozos, Gto., Mexico
2009
Photographic Resource Center – First Annual Photographic Resource Center Juried Publication Dana Faconti, juror | Boston, MA
2008
Trustman Art Gallery @ Simmons College – Uncommon Denominator, Photography | Boston, MA
2007
Arsenal Center for the Arts – In Sights: Photography by Award-Winning Massachusetts Artists | Watertown, MA
Cushing-Martin Gallery, Stonehill College – Staged: Constructed Narrative in Contemporary Photography | Easton, MA
2006-07
DeCordova Museum – Approaches to Narrative | Lincoln, MA
2006
Griffin Museum of Photography – 12th Juried Exhibition Bonni Benrubi, juror | Winchester, MA
Photographic Resource Center – PRC Members’ Exhibition Jeanine Fijol, Photo District News, juror | Winchester, MA
Studio Soto – Lunenburg Revisited | Boston, MA
2005
Flying Space – Bedtime Stories, Invitational Group Show | Sag Harbor, NY
Doran Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art – Stranger Than Fiction | Boston, MA
2004
Doran Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art – Unsettled Domisticities | Boston, MA
Fort Point Art Community (FPAC) Gallery – Open Studios Group Show | Boston, MA
Doran Gallery, Massachusetts College of Art – Project Pittsfield | Boston, MA
2002
Fuller Museum of Art – Almost Home | Brockton, MA
DeCordova Museum – Alone: Images of Isolation from the Permanent Collection | Lincoln, MA
Studio Soto – Tainted Love | Boston, MA
New England School of Art & Design – Digital City: New Squirts for Now People | Boston, MA
2001
Bernard Toale Gallery – Boston Drawing Project Inaugural Exhibition | Boston, MA
Gallery @ Green Street – 150 x 150 | Boston, MA
Lillian Immig Gallery, Emmanuel College – Pinhole Madness | Boston, MA
Copley Society – Manifest 2001: A Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Photography | Boston, MA
2000
Contemporary Artists Center – What’s the Big Idea? | North Adams, MA
Studio Soto – The I of the Beholder: Objectifying the Self | Boston, MA
1999
Federal Reserve Bank Gallery – Cambridge Art Association National Prize Show | Boston, MA
1998
Kingston Gallery – NewArt ‘98 | Boston, MA
Viridian Artists – Viridian Ninth Annual National Exhibition | New York, NY
1997
Cambridge Art Association – Fin de Siecle: Trends of the Nineties | Cambridge,  MA
Bernard Toale Gallery – In Dialogue: New England Women and Photography | Boston, MA
Copley Society of Boston – Manifest ’98: A Biennial Survey of Contemporary Visual Art | Boston, MA
Cambridge Art Association – The Art of Love | Cambridge, MA
Midtown Plaza Galleries – Revealing Regionalism: Contemporary Documentary Photography | Atlanta, GA
1995
Copley Society of Boston – Manifest 95: Exploring the Non-Traditional Visual Arts | Boston, MA

PUBLICATIONS

2017
Printmaking Today – ‘Sweat Drawings’ Ri Anderson
BETA – Developments in Photography Issue 22 – pages 38-57 – ‘Sweat Drawings’ Ri Anderson
2005
Photographic Resource Center – NEO: Northeast Exposure Online | Boston, MA www.bu.edu/prc/anderson.html

PRESS

2017
Atención San Miguel (January 20) – The Digital Embroidery of Ri Anderson: Blood of My Blood | Valerie Mejer
2016
Atención San Miguel (March 11) – Matrilineages | Raisha Andeferg
2015
Atención San Miguel (April 17) – Blood of My Blood | Nicole Findlay
2014
Atención San Miguel (March 13) – Explorations of the Sacred and Profane | Nicole Findlay
2013
Atención San Miguel (July) – Mellow Yellow Pink Trapeze | Nick Hamblen
2012
Atención San Miguel (Aug. 31-Sept. 5) – Ri Anderson & Larimer Richards at Galería 6 | Nick Hamblen
2005
Ottawa Xpress (Dec. 1) – Death Becomes Her: Ri Anderson at La Petite Mort | Dale Smith
Boston Globe (May 6) – 5 Degrees of Inspiration | Cate McQuaid
2002
Art New England (Oct/Nov) – Photography | Emily Belz
Art New England (Aug/Sept) – Studio Soto/Boston Ri Anderson: Recent Work | Lisa Amato
Boston Herald (June 7) – Photo Exhibit Makes You Feel at ‘Home’ | Joanne Silver
2001
Boston Globe (Sept. 27) – Pinhole Vision | Cate McQuaid
2000
Time Out New York (Aug. 10-17) – Small Town Color | Valerie Stivers
Boston Sunday Globe (July 23)) – Art’s the Big Idea in North Adams | Cate McQuaid
The Advocate Williamstown & N. Adams (July 12) – What Happens When Artists Interact With a Berkshire city? | Mark E. Rondeau
The Advocate (July 12) – Visiting Artists Express Their Impressions of North Adams | Mark E. Rondeau
Harvard Post (June 30) – Museums | Kathryn Liebowitz
Boston Globe (June 23) – Disparate Solo Shows Strong at DeCordova: Murder, Ants & Clay Mutants at DeCordova Museum | Cate McQuaid
Worcester Phoenix (June 2) – Bug-eyed: The Insect makes its Debut at DeCordova’s Annual Exhibition | Leon Nigrosh
Framingham Metrowest Daily News (June 1) – Art all Over | Naomi R. Kooker
Boston Herald (May 26) – Babies and Beehives Create Buzz at DeCordova Show | Joanne Silver
Boston Sunday Globe (May 14) |
1997
Art Papers (Sept/Oct) – Revealing Regionalism | Susan Todd-Raque
Atlanta Magazine (June) – Not a Pretty Picture | Lee Walburn

MUSEUM PERMANENT COLLECTION

DeCordova Museum & Sculpture Park | Lincoln, MA

AWARDS

2016
Critical Mass Finalist
2011
Critical Mass Finalist
2007
Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant Finalist, Photography
2006
Critical Mass Finalist
2004
New York Times Magazine Student Photography Finalist
1997
Best of Show, The Art of Love, Bernard Toale, juror
1996
Ernst Haas Golden Light Award Honorable Mention, Top 100 Photographers
1995
Jean and Kahlil Gibran Award, Copley Society of Boston

TEACHING

2016
Instructor, Basic Black and White Darkroom | San Miguel de Allende, Gto., Mexico
Co-Instructor, Manifesting Your Inner Vision Through Photography | San Miguel de Allende, Gto., Mexico
2006
San Miguel Workshops – Instructor, Basic Photography | San Miguel de Allende, Gto., Mexico
2005
Massachusetts College of Art – Instructor, Intermediate Black and White Photography | Boston, MA
Massachusetts College of Art – Guest Instructor, Introduction to Digital Photography | Boston, MA
2004
Massachusetts College of Art – Teaching Assistant, View Camera with Nick Nixon | Boston, MA
Massachusetts College of Art – Teaching Assistant, Visual Language with Sarah Bapst | Boston, MA
1998-2002
DeCordova Museum School of Art – Instructor, Adult Basic Photography, Beyond Basics, Portraiture | Lincoln, MA
1999-2000
Boston Photography Collaborative – Instructor, Introduction to Black and White Darkroom | Boston, MA
1997
Harvard University Extension School – Teaching Assistant, Documentary Photography with Jack Leuders-Booth | Cambridge, MA
Radcliffe College – Instructor, Black and White Darkroom | Cambridge, MA

VISITING ARTIST LECTURES

2005
Massachusetts College of Art – Artist Talk, The Contemporary Portrait | Boston, MA
2001
Emmanuel College – Guest Speaker, Pinhole Madness | Boston, MA
2000
DeCordova Museum – Artist Talk, 2000 DeCordova Annual Exhibition | Lincoln, MA
Tufts University – Guest Speaker, Beginning Photography | Medford, MA
1999
University of Massachusetts – Guest Speaker, Black and White Photography | Lowell, MA