Journeys, Heurich Gallery, Washington,
DC. Thru March 13th 2012
Redefined: The Larry and Brenda Thompson Collection
of African American Art, Georgia Museum of Art , Athens
UNISON :20 Washington,
DC Artists; The
January 15th -February 26th 2011
The Rhythm of Structure: Mathmatics Art and poetic
Reflection: The Caresian MathArt Hive -
Nov. 2009 - February 2010 Bowery Poetry Club, 308 Bowery, NY, NY
Our Common Bond: Mother, Daughter, Sister, Self. Gallerie
Myrtis, Baltimore Md. Includes Catalogue
Art In Embassies Exhibition: US Embassy Georgetown,
Guyana. Brochure included,"...Wellman
uses language of geometric abstraction to convey the rich emotional
tapestry of our collective experience", Sarah Tanguy, Curator.
Rules Of Engagement, University of Maryland University
College. College Park MD. June11th - July 29th Three Person explores
visual strategies of three Abstract artists!
The Larry & Brenda Thompson Collection
of african American Art, The David C. Driskell Center,
The University of Maryland College Park. College Park Md.
Transmutations: American Masters of Transformation, Fall exhibition New
Door Creative, Baltimore Md.
Daughters of the Diaspora 20 Contemporary Women Artists. Hearn Fine Art;
Little Rock Arkansas March - May 2008
Set Theory: Prints, Paintings & Drawings
by Joyce Wellman Gallery
I University of Arkansas, Little Rock, January 16th - March 7th Solo Show
"Holding Our Own: Selections from the Collectors Club of Washington DC" University
Maryland , College Park Md.
"Telling the Story: Artists Books", Noyes Museum, Oceanville,
NJ. September - December 2006.
2006 "Not an Ocean Between Us: Voices of Women
of the African Diaspora" Diggs
Gallery Winston Salem state University, Winston-Salem, NC exhibition
continues thru March 2007
"Chance and Other Musings" North
Carolina State University Museum Gallery, Greensboro, NC. Solo Exhibition
"Passages" New Door Creative Gallery, Baltimore, Md.
"Chance and Other Musings" Wilmer
Jennings Gallery at Kenkeleba, New York City. Solo Exhibition
"Rhythm of Structure: The Mathematical
Aesthetic" Wilmer Jennings Gallery at Kenkeleba, New York City Curator: John Sims
"1st East African Women Artists Exhibition", Museum
Art Gallery, Kenya National Museum, Nairobi Kenya;
"X...and other Musings"; Solo Exhibition, Christopher Brodigan Gallery; The Groton School, Groton, MA.
"Magnetic Forces and Magic Scripts: New Works by Joyce Wellman", Dillard University Art Gallery Coke Fine Arts Center Gallery, New Orleans, LA.
"Present Tense" Linda Day Clarke, Michael Platt & Joyce
Wellman, Rockville Arts Place, Rockville, Md.Jack Rasmussen, Curator
"Chance & Necessity" - Traveling Exhibition Curator:
Power Boothe; Maryland Art Place Baltimore, Md. 1998, Boyden Gallery- St. Mary's College, Md.; McLean Project for the Arts, Va.; Kennedy Museum of Art, Ohio University, Athens Oh. Catalogue
"Works on Paper: Prints By Stephanie Pogue and Joyce Wellman"
Howard University Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C. Catelogue
1991 "Gathered Visions" Anacostia Museum, Smithsonian
Institution Washington, D.C. . incl. Catalogue
"From the Anacostia to the Potomac: Art and Ideology in the
Washington Area" WPA Washington, D.C. . Catalogue
"Joyce Wellman Printmaker"; Gallery 900 University
of the District of Columbia, Wash, D.C. .
by Dennis L. Forbes ; Know the Artist
Know the Art series # 1 . 2010
Set Theory Prints - Paintings - Prints - Drawings of Joyce
Wellman University of Arkansas, Little Rock
"Artist Explores, Embraces Unknown", by Keith Buckner,
News & Record - Go Triad pg. 23 October 6-12 2005
"Rich Color,Numbers Infuse Her Art" by Glen McNatt. Baltimore Sun September 28, 2005
"Creating Their Own Image: The History of African American Women
by Lisa Farrington, Oxford University Press, London
pg.198 ISBN 0-19-516721-X
Art in Review"Chance and Other Musings"New York Times December 10,
pg. B38 by Grace Glueck
The International Review of African American Art; Hampton University Press, Hampton, VA :
Vol.19 No. 3 "The Rhythm of Structure: MathArt in the African Diaspora",
Vol. 15 No. 2 Grief Recycled
Vol. 10 No. 3 Journeying Beyond...and Paintings of Joyce Wellman by Rick Powell
Vol. 6 No.4 Printmaking
"African American Art and Artists" University of California Press,
Berkeley by Dr. Samella Lewis 3rd 2003 & 1994 Editions
Rockville Gazett, "Diversity, Individuality & Excellence at Rovkville
Art Place" , Nancy Ungar, In the Arts, Feb. 10,
City Paper, Baltimore "Driven To Abstraction:Area Artists
Keep Non-figurative Art Alive", by Mike Giuliano pg. 41, Dec. 9,
"St. James Guide to Black Artists", 1997 St. James Press in
Association with Schomberg Center for Research in Black Culture, NYC
"Vectors Ciphers, & Rewrites: The Paintings of Joyce Wellman"
by Sherman Fleming; The Washington Review Vol 20 #4
Art Papers "Gathered Visions", Anacostia Museum, Smithsonian Institution,
Washington, DC July-August Vol.15, No.4, Atlanta, Ga.
Installation: "Balence Master 3" DC Commission on Arts & Humanities - Art in Public Places Commission for Eastern Market Arts Restoration Project on view June 2007 - June 2009
"Autumn Passages", New Science Building, NC A &T State University Greensboro North Carolina
Public Art Collection, Washington DC Convention Center Authority, Washington, DC
Party Animals City Wide Out Door Public Art - DC Commission on Arts & Humanities - Commissioned "YELLOW DOG– Party Animal
Installation of "Inside-Outside" at the Washington Project for the Arts Washington, DC .
2007 & 2009
Artis in Residence Blue Mountain Center; Blue Mountain New York
Tague - Blackburn Visiting Artist" Experimental Printmaking Institute, Lafayette
College, Easton Pennsylvania
2005 - 2006
Visiting Artist in Residence North Carolina A &T State University,
1st East African Women Artist Workshop& Exhibition; Nairobi &Lake Naivasha Kenya Sponsored by the US Embassy, Nairobi &the
Kuona Trust of the National Museum, Nairobi Kenya
Artist in Residence, The Groton School Department of Art, Groton Mass. 2000-2001
African American Studies Department, University of Mayland College Park Lecture: Steal Away: Using the Creative Arts to Illustrate stories of the Underground Railroad!
Member Selection panel for the 2007 Robert and Margaret MacColl Johnson Fellowship for the Visual Arts, Rhode Island Foundation, Providence, RI ($25,000 prize)
Lecture: "My Life as An Artist", Black History Month Lecture Series, Philander
Smith College, Little Rock Arkansas.
Annual James A Porter Colloquium
on African American Art,Memory, Metaphor and Gender: Black Women in Art and Visual Culture, Howard University, Washington, DC
1997; 1996; 1990
Awards Panel - DC Commissionon the Arts & Humanities, Washington DC
Awards Panel - Arlington Commission on the Arts, Arlington VA.
"Free State IX: A Drawing Slam!", Rockville Arts Place, Rockville, MD
"Spring Solos", Arlinton Art Center, Arlington, VA.
Ford Foundation Study Fellowship Maryland Institute
College of Art., Baltimore, MD
1989 & 1986 DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities Artist Fellowship, Washington, DC
Permanent Collection - US Embassy Monrovia, Liberia , West Africa
Georgia Museum of Art; Athens, Georgia
US Library of Congress Division of
Photography and Prints , Washington, DC
David C. Driskell Center for the study of the Visual Arts and Culture of
African Americans and the African Disapora
Washington Convention Center Art Collection, Washington, DC
Print Collection of the New York Public Library, Manhattan 5th Ave. branch,
North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, NC
James Lewis Museum Of Art, Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD.
Jane Zimmerli Art Museum, Archives for Printmaking Studios; Rutgers, NJ
Wes & Missy
Cochran Collection, La Grange Ga.
Center for American Material Culture
Studies, University of Delaware
Ariel Capital Management, Chicago, IL
Permanent Collection US Embassy Nairobi Kenya
Larry & Brenda Thompson, Conn.
David Driskell Collection, College Park, MD
Evans Tibbs Collection, Washington, DC
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond, VA.
Connie Lee Corp., Washington, DC
Robert & Jean Steele Collection, College Park, MD
The Paul R Jones Collection, Atlanta Ga.
1998 MFA Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, Md. .
1977 M.A. Education, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
1972 B.S. Education, City College of New York City
1980-1981 Krishna Reddy Color Print Atelier NYU, New York City
1974-1975,1979 Bob Blackburn Printmaking Workshop New York City
1986-1987 Maryland Institute College of Art Baltimore, Md.