Joan B. Needham
323 Hopewell-Amwell Road, Hopewell NJ 08525
joanbneedham@gmail.com

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2016 -Attleboro Arts Museum, National Monotype/Mono-print Juried Exhibition, Attleboro, Massachusetts
2015 - Moore College of Art and Design, Juried Exhibition, "Small, But Not Restricted," Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2014 - Arts Council of Princeton, Concentric Circles of Influence - Contemporary Works, Princeton, New Jersey
2014 - Princeton Public Library, Women Portfolio, Princeton, New Jersey
2014 - Historical Society of Princeton: Bainbridge House - 1776-1976: A Portfolio, Princeton, New Jersey
2014 - Historical Society of Princeton: Updike Farmstead - Ten Crucial Days Portfolio, Princeton, New Jersey
2013 - The Printmaking Center, "A Midsummer's Night", a talk, studio tour, dinner and a print created to raise funds, Hopewell, New Jersey
2012 - Rider University Art Gallery, "Alterations", A Retrospective, Lawrenceville, New Jersey
2012 - Nassau Club Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Princeton, New Jersey
2011 - Brodsky Center for Innovative Editions, Annual Exhibition, New Brunswick, NJ
2011 - Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, “Presence/Absence”, Works by Six Women Artists, Philadelphia, PA
2011 - Marie L. Matthews Gallery, “Texture and Trails”, The Johnson Education Center, Princeton, NJ
2011 - Capital Health Hospital, “Jaringa”, an edition created for the hospital, Hopewell, New Jersey
2010 - Arts Council of Princeton, “People and Places”, Princeton, New Jersey
2010 - Marie L. Matthews Gallery, “Celebrating Wilderness in our Midst”, The Johnson Education Center, Princeton, New Jersey
2010 - Artworks, “Made in Metal”, Trenton, New Jersey
2009 - The Johnson Education Center, Marie L. Matthews Gallery, "The Hand of Nature," Princeton, New Jersey
2008 - Artworks, “An Assemblage of Assemblage Artists,” Trenton, New Jersey
2008 - Princeton University, The Center for Women and Gender Studies, Solo Exhibition, , Princeton, New Jersey
2008 - No Rio Gallery, “Ides of March Exhibition”, New York City, New York
2007 - Moore College of Art and Design, Group Show Receive, React, Respond, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2007 - The Gallery at Chapin, Solo Exhibition, Princeton, New Jersey
2006 - Moore College of Art and Design, Juried Sculpture Exhibition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2006 - Gallery 31 North, “The Ground We Stand On”, a collaborative book, Glen Gardner, New Jersey
2006 - Hunterdon Museum of Art, Juried Exhibition, Winner’s Circle, Clinton, New Jersey
2005 - The Trenton City Museum, Three Person Exhibition, Trenton, New Jersey
2005 - The WPA Gallery of the Arts Council of Princeton, Group Show, Princeton, New Jersey
2005 - Montgomery Center for the Arts, “Drawing into Sculpture”, Skillman, New Jersey
2005 - Moore College of Art and Design, “Multiples: Am I repeating myself,” Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2004 - Ellarslie Museum, “TAWA at 25”, Trenton, New Jersey
2004 - Ann Reid Art Gallery, “Artists in Their Environments,” Princeton Day School, Princeton, New Jersey
2004 - Artworks Invitational Exhibition, Trenton, New Jersey
2003 - Hunterdon Museum of Art, 47th Annual National Juried Print Exhibition, Clinton, New Jersey
2003 - Perkins Center for the Arts, “Works on Paper,” Juried Exhibition, Moorestown, New Jersey
2003 - Gallery 31 North, “PaperWorks,” Invitational Exhibition, Glen Gardner, New Jersey
2003 - The College Art Gallery, National Printmaking Juried Exhibition, The College of New Jersey, Trenton, New Jersey
2002, 03 - Atelier Fine Art Gallery, “Three Person Exhibition,” Frenchtown, New Jersey
2002 - The WPA Gallery of the Arts Council of Princeton, Two Person Exhibition, Princeton, New Jersey
2002 - Ellarslie Museum, Juried Exhibition, Trenton, New Jersey
2001 - Artworks, Invitational Exhibition, Trenton, New Jersey
2001 - Mercer County Artists, 2001 Juried Exhibition, Trenton, New Jersey
2000 - The Gallery at Summit, “Handmade Paperworks,” Invitational Exhibition, Carnegie Center, Princeton, New JerseY
2000 - Morpeth Gallery, Invitational Exhibition, Hopewell, New Jersey
1999 - The College Art Gallery, “Pulp as Medium,” Invitational Exhibition, The College of New Jersey, Trenton, New Jersey
1999 - Mercer County Community College, Two Person Exhibition, Trenton, New Jersey
1998 - Sculpture Competition, Lobby Installation 8’ x 24’ x 20’, one of three finalists, A.S.T.M., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1997 - Ann Reid Art Gallery, Two Person Exhibition, Princeton Day School, Princeton, New Jersey
1996 - The Bernstein Gallery, Invitational Exhibition, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
1995 - The College Art Gallery, “The Third Dimension,” The College of New Jersey, Trenton, New Jersey
1995 - Scanticon, “Clay, Metal, Paper and Stone,” Four Sculptors, Invitational Exhibition, Princeton, New Jersey
1994 - Moore College of Art and Design, “Face to Face,” Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1993 - Mercer County Community College, Two Person Exhibition, Trenton, New Jersey
1992 - Moore College of Art and Design, Sculpture by Six Moore Alumnae, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1992 - Woodrow Wilson School, “Women Artists of the 90’s,” Invitational Exhibition, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
1991 - Lintas Worldwide, “Accent on Paper:” Fifteen Years at Dieu Donné Papermill, New York City, New York
1991 - Aljira Center for Contemporary Art, Juried Exhibition, Newark, New Jersey
1991 - Juried Russian Exchange Show, Moscow, USSR
1989 - The Milberg Gallery, for the Graphic Arts, “Creative Papermaking,” Invitational exhibition, Firestone Library, Princeton, New Jersey
1988 - Mill Hill Playhouse, Dance Created with Sculpture, Trenton, New Jersey
1987 - Ink River Gallery, Two Person Exhibition, Flemington, New Jersey
1986 - Artisan Space, Fashion Institute of Technology, “Paper as Paint,” Invitational Exhibition, New York City, New York
1984, 85 - The Print Club, 60th & 61st Annual International Competition, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1983, 84, 85The Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Invitational Exhibitions, Buffalo, New YorK
1984 - Elaine Starkman Gallery, Solo Exhibition, New York City, New York
1984 - Hunterdon Art Center, Fellowship Exhibition, Clinton, New Jersey
1984 - Nabisco Brand U.S.A. Gallery, Fellowship Exhibition, Hanover, New Jersey
1981, 82, 83 - Elaine Starkman Gallery, Invitational Exhibitions, New York City, New York
1983 - Douglass College, Women Artist Series, New Brunswick, New Jersey
1982 - New Jersey State Museum, “Narcissus,” Invitational Exhibition, Trenton, New Jersey
1982 - Jacob K. Javits Federal Building, “View by Women Artists,” New York City, New York
1981 - Gallery Momoya, Commemorative Mini Exhibition on Hand Made Paper, Tokyo, Japan
1981 - New Jersey State Museum, “Eyes on Trenton,” Trenton, New Jersey
1978 - Queenston Press, Three portfolios of prints: Woman, Ten Crucial Days, Princeton 1776-1976, Princeton, New Jersey

REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS
2001 - Color, Lines and Shades, Overseas feature article, Colorfulness Publishing House, Beijing, China
2001 - Television Interview, Channel WZBN, Trenton, New Jersey
1985 - A Collage Manual, Thames and Hudson Ltd., John Digby, London, England
1982 - Views by Women Artists, New York Chapter of the Women’s Caucus for Art, New York City, New York
1982 - An Exhibition Book on Hand Made Paper, Cannabis Press, Japan
1981 - Eyes on Trenton, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, New Jersey

AWARDS
2006 - Sculpture, Winner’s Circle, Juried by Victor Davson, director of Aljira, Center for Contemporary Art in Newark, New Jersey at The Hunterdon Museum of Art, Clinton, New Jersey
1997 - Best in Show, Juried by Mel Edwards, Artworks, Trenton, New Jersey
1988 - New Jersey Public Arts Program, Richard J. Hughes Justice Complex, Lobby Installation, Trenton, New Jersey
1984 - Awarded a Fellowship by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, New Jersey
Richard J. Hughes Justice Complex, Public Buildings Art Inclusion Act, Trenton, New Jersey
New Jersey State Museum, Trenton, New Jersey
Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey
Rockefeller University, New York, New York
Newark Library Print Collection, Newark, New Jersey
United States Embassy, Japan
Prudential Life Insurance Company, Newark, New Jersey
United States Trust Company, New York, New York

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2014 - Juror for the Women's Leadership Fellowships at Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
1972–2004 Professor, Fine Arts Department, Mercer County Community College, Trenton, New Jersey

EDUCATION
2007- 2010- 2011 - Volunteered and created a linoleum block printing program for unemployed women in Khayalitsha, South Africa. 
The women were given an opportunity to earn money for their families with their new printmaking skills.
1981 - Barcelona Paper Workshop, studied with Laurence Barker, Barcelona, Spain
BFA, Moore College of Art and Design, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
 
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