Cynthia Atwood   (born  11-19-1952)
B.F.A. Printmaking and Painting, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS, 1976
M.F.A., Visual Arts/Sculpture, Vermont College of Fine Arts, Montpelier, VT, 1999


2022 Artist in Residence/Spring Semester  Simon's Rock College of Bard, Great Barrington, MA
2009-2022 Vermont College of Fine Art  MFA Program Artist Mentor                                                           
2014-2019 New Hampshire Institute of Art  MFA Program Artist Mentor / Research Advisor

2000 The Cambridge Art Assoc., National Prize Show, Sculpture Prize selected by Carl Belz
1998 Levin/Lutz Merit Prize, Vermont College of Norwich
1997 New England Foundation For The Arts, Sculpture Fellowship
2016  Virginia Center for the Creative Arts
2013 IS 183  Berkshire Artists Residency , Interlaken, MA
2005  Maryland institute College of Art - Klots Residency, Rochefort-en-Terre, Brittany, France
1996 Art OMI, International Artist’s Residency, Ghent, NY
Traveling Circus  2022   Kimball - Jackson Gallery at Simon's Rock College of Bard, Gt. Barrington, MA

An Alphabet of Weapons  Thompson Gallery, Cambridge School of Weston, Weston, MA 2017

An Alphabet of Weapons  No 6 Depot St. Gallery, West Stockbridge, MA   2016
Notebook Pages The Little Gallery, Front St., Housatonic, MA  2012
Listening Devices, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY 2008
Transparent Couture and Other Pleasures, The Trustman Gallery, Simmons College, Boston, MA, 2007
Cynthia Atwood: Stitch, Morgan Lehman Gallery, New York, NY, 2005
Cynthia Atwood, Columbia Green Community College, Hudson, NY, 2005
Cynthia Atwood - Sculpture, Segreto Contemporary Art, Santa Fe, NM, 2001
Body Couture, William Blizzard Gallery, Springfield College, Springfield, MA, 2000
Accessories, Ute Stebich Gallery, Lenox, MA, 2000
Sculpture, Koussevitzky Art Gallery, Berkshire Community College, Pittsfield, MA, 1995
Cynthia Atwood, Butler Sculpture Park, Sheffield, MA, 1994
Entryways, Akus Gallery, Eastern Connecticut State University, Willamantic, CT, 1993
Hunter - Gatherer, Atwood Gallery, Worcester, MA, 1990

TEXT Joyce Goldstein Gallery, 19 Central Square, Chatham, NY 2023

4 For Art Gallery, 53 Church St., Lenox , MA. 2019
2 Women 4 Hands
with Julia Baier  Columbia Green Community College, Hudson , New York  2017

Panorama  6 Depot Gallery, West Stockbridge, MA  2015

Six From Spazi  Lauren Clark Fine Art, Gt. Barrington, MA 01230
Mythologies  Landmark Gallery of Fine Art, Landmark College, Putney, VT   2015                      
With A Grain of Salt, Citizen’s Residency with Beck Balken at IS 183,Art School of the Berkshires, Interlaken, MA  2013                                                                                                 
Rites of Passage, Whiney Arts Center, Wendell St., Pittsfield , MA  2013
Friends, Columbia Green Community College, Hudson, NY, 2010
Merhaba,Baghdad Qasim Sabti Gallery, Baghdad, Iraq 2008
Exposing Scarlet: A Visual Response to The Scarlet Letter,
Ross Gallery, Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte, NC, 2008
Mills Gallery, Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, MA, 2004
“Metamorphosis” A Journey of Dolls, The Drawing Room, Portland, ME, July 2007
Obsession II, Haddad Lascano Gallery, Gt. Barrington, MA, 2005
Painting & Sculpture, Haddad Lascano Gallery, Gt. Barrington, MA, 2004
Dinnerware Biennial Exhibition, Dinnerware Contemporary Art Gallery, Tucson, AZ, 2003
unfoldingobject:critical selections. 1, Miranda Fine Arts & Henaine Fine Art, Port Chester, NY, 2003
Terrors and Wonders, Monsters In Contemporary Art, De Cordova Museum, Lincoln, MA, 2001-2002
Women, Art, and Ideas: 360, B.K. Smith Gallery, Lake Erie College, Painesville, OH, 2001
MFA Thesis Exhibition, T. Wood Gallery, Vermont College of Norwich, Montpelier, VT, 1999
No England No Amsterdam III, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT, 1998
New England Foundation for The Arts 1997 Sculpture Fellowship Recipients, Chapel Gallery, West Newton, MA, 1998
Sculpture in the Garden, Berkshire Botanical Garden, Stockbridge, MA, 1998
Artists of The Berkshires, Krasdale Gallery, White Plains, NY, 1997
Nature of the Sacred, Nacul Gallery, Amherst, MA, 1996
Voice to Voice, with Dean Pulver, RICA Gallery, Housatonic, MA, 1995
Wood, Berkshire Artisans Gallery, Pittsfield, MA, 1995 (curated by Warner Freidman)
Sculpture at Naumkeag, The Trustees of The Preservation, Stockbridge, MA, 1994
Cynthia Atwood and Lisa Bartle, Welles Gallery at the Lenox Library, Lenox, MA, 1992
New England New Talent, Fitchburg Museum, Fitchburg, MA., 1992
Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood, Stockbridge, MA, 1991
Cynthia Atwood and Dawn Southworth, Montserrat Gallery, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA, 1991
Religious Icons, Gallery 69A, Worcester, MA, 1987
New Art In The West, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 1986
Designed To Wear, Oregon School of Arts and Crafts, Portland, OR, 1986
California Mystique, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA, 1983