Jeremiah Patterson

Professor of Foundation

Your First Year of Art School

Hartford Art School
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MFA, Painting, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford

BFA, Painting, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Jeremiah Patterson's paintings and drawings have been exhibited widely throughout the country. His work can be found in more than 100 private and corporate collections, including Art Overseas, Art & Interiors, Inc., Canson, Inc., Galman-Lepow Associates, Inc., and Norfolk Southern Co. Two articles about his still-life paintings were published in Watercolor magazine, and a major article on his plein-air landscapes was published in the February/March 2014 issue of Plein-Air Magazine. Since 2000, he has served as co-director of Summer Workshops in Italy.

Career Highlights

Selected Solo Exhibitions


  • Jeremiah Patterson: Still Life Paintings, Daylily Gallery, South Deerfield, Mass


  • Observations & Reflections, Mercy Gallery, Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Conn.


  • Silent Memories, Sherry French Gallery, New York, N.Y
  • Memoirs of Place, Borgia Gallery, College of Our Lady of the Elms, Chicopee, Mass.
  • Memoirs of Place, Art Center Gallery at Miriam Hall, Anna Maria College, Paxton, Mass.
Group exhibitions (museum)


  • A Celebration of Fine Art, 1950 – 2010, Museum of Fine Arts, Springfield, Mass.


  • The Art of Collecting, Flint Institute of the Arts, Flint, Mich.


  • Contemporary American Realism-Biennial, Fort Wayne Museum of Art, Fort Wayne, Ind.
Group exhibitions (Juried)


  • Flora & Fauna - Narrative through Iconography, Bertha V.B. Lederer Gallery, SUNY Geneseo, N,Y,  
  • Academic Artists Association 62nd National Exhibition, Karen Sprague Center, Springfield, Mass.
Group exhibitions


  • La Mostra - The Show, Dodd Gallery, University of Georgia, Athens, Ga.


  • La Mostra - The Show,Palazzo Vagnotti, Cortona, Italy


  • In and Of the Land, Five Points Gallery, Torrington, Conn.
  • HAS Faculty Show, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, Conn.


  • Untarnished,Mercy Gallery - Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, Conn.
  • Wethersfield Academy Exhibition, Comstock Ferre & Co., Wethersfield, Conn.
  • HAS Faculty Show, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, Conn.


  • A Sense of Place,Viviana Hansen Gallery, Franklin, N.Y.
  • Objects of Art, Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.
  • Esprit de Femme, Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.


  • Small Sizes - Precious Pieces,Sherry French Gallery, New York, N.Y.
  • Flowers in February, Sherry French Gallery, New York, N.Y.
  • A Moment’s Beauty,Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.
  • Inaugural Group Exhibition,Beardsley Gallery, Wilton, Conn.


  • Contemporary Realism 2008, M.A. Doran Gallery, Tulsa, OK
  • Watermarks II Invitational,The ARTS Gallery, Collin County Comm. College, Plano, TX


  • Tempera: Ten,Arno Maris Gallery, Westfield State College, Westfield, Mass.
  • Still Lifes, William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, Mass.


  • 13thAnnual Realism Invitational 2006, Klaudia Marr Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
  • Contemporary Realism 2006,M.A. Doran Gallery, Tulsa, OK
  • Still Lifes, William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, Mass.
  • X: Decade,William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, Mass.
  • Summer Show, William Baczek Fine Arts, Northampton, Mass.
  • Gallery Artists,Elm Tree Gallery, Franklin, TN
  • HAS Faculty Show, Joseloff Gallery, University of Hartford, West Hartford, Conn.


  • Bob Kadis Watercolor Award, Academic Artists Association 62nd Annual National Exhibtion


  • City of Ragusa Sicily Medal of Art & Culture, presented by Francesco Barone, minister of Art and Culture in recognition for the years of bringing artist groups to Sicily.
Magazine, articles, reviews & image repoductions
  • Doherty, M. Stephen. “Jeremiah Patterson - Adapting Studio Procedures to Outdoor Painting.” Plein-air Magazine, Streamline Publishing Inc., (Feb-Mar 2014, Vol. 4, Issue 1): pp. 58-63, (color reproductions)
  • No Author Given. Review of “Morning Shine, 2006, Watercolor.” in Still Life Exhibition at William Baczek Fine Arts Gallery. American Arts Quarterly, Spring 2006: 58.
  • O’Hern, John. “Upcoming Group Show: Untarnished.” American Art Collector, September 2013: pp. 140 – 141 (color reproduction)
  • O’Hern, John. “Museum Curator: The Art of the Other Santa Fe.” American Art Collector, January 2007: pp.44 – 49 (color reproduction)
  • O’Hern, John. “Art Consultant: What’s Old is New Again.” American Art Collector, October 2007: pp. 48 – 53 (color reproduction)
  • Rose, Joshua. “Exhibition proves that still life is not standing still.” American Art Collector, January 2006: pp. 72 – 75. (reproduction)

Newspaper articles, reviews & image repoductions
  • Mellen, Kathleen. “New views on an age-old genre.” Daily Hampshire Gazette, (Northampton, Mass.), January 10, 2006: p. C3.
  • No Author Given. “Area artists’ works shown at Conn. school.” The Republican: Hampshire & Franklin Plus (Springfield, Mass.), Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013: p HFP8
  • No Author Given. “Local Painter to Display Exhibit at Elms College.” The Chicopee Herald (Chicopee, Mass.), Thursday, October 18th, 2007: p 14
  • No Author Given. “Photorealistic Paintings of Jeremiah Patterson in Windsor.” The Courant (Hartford, Conn.), Wednesday, October 30th, 2012
  • No Author Given. “Tempera: Ten exhibit will feature the best of the old with the times that are new.” The Sentinel (Belchertown, Mass.), Thursday, September 27, 2007: p 37
  • No Author Given. “Torrington’s Five Points Gallery Opens New Show, Friday Feb. 7”. The Register Citizen (Torrington, Conn.), February 6, 2014.
  • Ortengren, Jeuley. “Artist Jeremiah Patterson Exhibition at Loomis Chaffee.” Windsor Patch (Wind sor, Conn.), November 6, 2012.
  • Regala, Kristin. “World Travelers to Refined Artists”, The Hartford Informer (West Hartford, Conn.), October 25, 2012.
  • Relihan, Thomas. “More than beautiful: In these still lifes, the details convey meaning.” The Recorder (Greenfield, Mass.), September 11, 2014: cover and p. D1-D2
  • Sheehan, Nancy. “Capturing the Moment – Watercolor artist thinks outside the studio.” The Worcester Telegram & Gazette, April 10, 2007: p. E1 & E6 (photos and reproductions)
  • Tedeschi, Kristina. “Eggs-quisite! Artists tackle a century’s old medium.” The Daily Hampshire Gazette, (Northampton, Mass.), Oct. 18, 2007: Cover and p. C1 (reproduction)
  • Trivedi, Neel. “Gallery shows art work at ‘Water II Invitational.” Plano Courier Star, (Plano, TX), March 23, 2008: cover (reproduction)