Biography ... Molly Pomerance    

Molly Pomerance was born in Warsaw, Poland, grew up in Great Britain, and was educated at St. Hilda’s College, Oxford University, where she graduated with a degree in History . She came to the U.S.A. in 1956 and has been a fan of this country ever since. In 1973 she started dividing her time between New York City and Copake Falls, New York,
a short ride from the Berkshires.

After some years doing collage and Monoprint, Molly started oil painting, and, occasionally, acrylic. She has studied with Tim Doud,
Carla Aurich, and James Sheehan.

One woman shows:
Castle Street café, Great Barrington Mass. 2003
Gallery at the Moviehouse, Millerton, NY 2004 and 2006
Painter of the Month, Banknorth, Great Barrington Mass.
October 2003 and November 2006
Show at Great Barrington Coop Fall 2004
Exhibition of 16 pictures at JWS Gallery, Great Barrington September 2006
Show at “Chaiwalla” restaurant and Gallery, Salisbury, Ct. January 2007
Greene county council on the arts June – August 2007

Group shows:
Sheffield Art League (Juried shows)
2003, 2004, 2005, 2006
Columbia County Council on the Arts (juried shows) 2003, 2004,2005
CCCA Artswalk 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007
92 Street Y in NYC (juried shows) 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005
92 Street Y in NYC (special 75th anniversary juried show) 2005
Unifem women’s Art shows (Great Barrington, Lenox, Mass.)
2003, 2004, 2005
Times Square Gallery, NYC 2004
Flora and Fauna Show at Mountaintop Gallery, Wyndham, NY Summer 2006
“Place” show at Lichtenstin Center, Pittsfield, Mass.
Show at Gallery 14 at Vero Beach Florida January 2009

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