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Curriculum Vitae


Remi Thornton (b. 1978, Tulsa, OK)


2001 Rhode Island School of Design, BFA
2011 Babson College F.W. Olin Graduate School of Business, MBA

Exhibitions (Featured Artist)

2017 A Sense of Place, Dana Hall School, Wellesley, MA (three-person)
2016 JCC Ranch, Miller Yezerski Gallery (Offsite Location), Boston, MA
2016 Free Air 4 You, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
2015 Three Views: Emily Belknap, Julie Miller, and Remi Thornton, Brant Gallery, MassArt Boston, MA (three-person)
2014 Jesus Coming Soon, Gallery Kayafas, Boston, MA
2012 On the Road, Davis Orton Gallery, Hudson, NY
2010 Disconnect, Curated by Kelly Cousins, Mahan Gallery, Columbus, OH (three-person)
2008 Photographs, The Boston Drawing Project, Boston, MA
2006 Quiet, Silver Eye Center for Photography, Pittsburgh, PA (two-person)
2005 Quiet, Gallery Katz, Boston, MA

Exhibitions (Group)

2018 Think Red, Ellen Miller Gallery, Boston, MA
Sanctuary, Dorrance H. Hamilton Gallery, Savle Regina University, Newport RI
2016 Go To The Light, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
2016 Go To The Light, Blanc Gallery, Boston, MA
2016 Winter Pictures, Curated by Jon Feinstein and Andy Adams, Humble Arts Foundation (online)
2015 Foundation on Parade, Featuring the 2015 Emerging Artist Winners, St. Botolph, Boston, MA
2015 Animal Instinct, Curated by Kate Gilbert, Beehive, Boston, MA
2015 On Photography, Hynes Convention Center, Boston, MA
2014 Fenway's 30 Second Cinema, Lansdowne Street, Boston, MA
2014 The Fence, Presented by United Photo Industries, Rose F. Kennedy Greenway, Boston, MA
2013 Deck the Walls, Curated by Anna Schindelar, Voltage Coffee & Art, Cambridge, MA
2013 Strange Landscapes, Curated by Beth Kantrowitz, One Mile Gallery, Kingston, NY
2013 Party for the Park, deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum
2013 House Rabbet Society, Curated by Alex Jacobson, Lincoln Arts Project, Waltham, MA
2012 Bring Back the Shot, Curated by Anna Schindelar, Voltage Coffee & Art, Cambridge, MA
2012 Visual Texts, Curated by Ben Sloat, Jewett Gallery at Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA
2011 The Dark Side of Home, Curated by Beth Kantrowitz, Stonehill College, Easton, MA
2009 The Lobby, Curated by Beth Kantrowitz and Kathleen O’Hara, Watertown, MA
2009 Mad Dash, Laconia Lofts, Boston, MA
2009 RISD New England Biennial, Curated by Dina Deitch, Decordova Museum, Watertown, MA
2008 Sting 3, Curated by Jeff Perrott, Beehive, Boston, MA
2007 New England Photographers, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA
2006 Small Works, Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA
2005 Big Red: Green, Big Red and Shiny Benefit, Mills Gallery, Boston, MA


2017 A Sense of Place, MaryAnn McQuillan, Lenscratch, February 23 (view online)
2016 Remi Thornton, JCC Ranch, Pam Campanaro, Big Red and Shiny, March 24 (view online)
2016 When Darkness Falls, Elin Spring, What Will You Remember, March 17 (view online)
2016 Critics' Picks, Remi Thornton: JCC Ranch, Cate McQuaidBoston Globe, March 17
2016 Double Play at Montserrat Galleries, Wicked Local, January 28th (view online)
2015 The Fence: Remi Thornton, World Photography Organisation, January 4
2014 Jesus Coming Soon, Elin Spring, What Will You Remember, February 10 (view online)
2014 A look at art as commodity — and ‘schwag’ as art, Cate McQuaid, Boston Globe, February 4 (view online)
2013 Critics' Picks, House Rabbet Society, Cate McQuaidBoston Globe, April 23
2011 Remi Thornton, Éanna de Fréine, The Velvet Cell Magazine, January
2010 Troubled Exposure, The Columbus Dispatch, April 18 (view online)
2007 Art Space Talk: Remi Thornton, Brian Sherwin, Myartspace, September 27 (view online)
2006 ARTcetera Raises $450k for AAC, October 16

Honors + Awards

St. Botolph Emerging Artist Grant, 2015
Summer Party Benefit Print Artist, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 2014


Federal Street Advisors
Fidelity Investments
Millennium Partners
MIT List Visual Arts Center
Wellington Management

Gallery Affiliations

Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston
Ellen Miller Gallery, Boston
Drive-by Projects, Boston