Born: 1967 Seaside, OR

Education

1990 University of Oregon. B.A. Art History

Solo Exhibitions


2020

Garden Riot, Winston Wachter New York, NY


2018

I AM OCEAN, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

Bellwether, Octavia Gallery, New Orleans

2017

Beyond Measure, Winston Wachter, New York

Frequency, Cadogan Contemporary, London

2015

Songs for the Delta, Octavia Gallery, New Orleans

Painting With Fire, Ogden Museum. New Orleans, LA

Southern Spirituals, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle WA


2014

Painting With Fire, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME

Painting With Fire, Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA

2013

Painting With Fire, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, GA

Chromatic Fantasies, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

Night Music, Winston Wachter Fine Art, New York, NY

2012

Ayres and Fantasies, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

2011

Arrangements, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

2010

Scales and Measures, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

The Red Paintings, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

2009

Abundance, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

2008

New Paintings, Jean Efron Fine Art, Washington, DC

Divine Unrest, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

2007

As Above So Below, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

New Paintings, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

2006

New Paintings, David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO

2005

Beyond the Tangle, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

Rhythms of this Earthly Life, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

2004

New Paintings, Ameringer Yohe Gallery, Boca Raton, FL

Strings of Happiness and Desire, Allene Lapides Gallery, Sante Fe, NM

2003

New Distillations, Winston Wächter Mayer, New York, NY

New Distillations, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

2002

New Works, Andrea Schwartz Gallery, San Francisco, CA

New Works, Cervini Haas Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

2001

Elemental Divide Series, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA

New Works, Southwest Texas University, San Marco, TX

Nocturnal Volume, Anne Reed Gallery, Sun Valley, ID

Energy Equals Light and Mass, Ballard Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA

2000

New Works, Cervini Haas Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

Capturing Impermanence, Ballard Fetherston Gallery, Seattle WA

1999

Give Alms Here, Ballard Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA

1998

Remembering Ceremony, Helios Gallery, Ashland, OR

Group Exhibitions


2019

Betsy Eby and Bo Bartlett, Ithan Substation, Villanova, PA

Under the Influence, Somerville Manning Gallery, DE

Seattle Art Fair, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle, WA


2018

Peers & Influences, The Bo Bartlett Center, Columbus, GA

2017

Pulse Fair, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Miami, FL

New Year 2017, Cadogan Contemporary, London

Eloquent Flower XVI, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Under the Influence, Somerville Manning Gallery, DE

Seattle Art Fair, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

2016

Linda Christensen | Betsy Eby, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Art Market San Francisco, Gail Severn Gallery

Waterways, Heather Gaudio Fine Art, Ketchum, New Canaan, CT

2015

American Summer, Cadogan Contemporary, London

180 Degrees, The Curator Gallery, NY

Art Market San Francisco, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Seattle Art Fair, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Dallas Art Fair, Winston Wachter Fine Art, New York, NY

2014

Valley Painters, Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA

Summer 2014, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham MI

Art Market San Francisco, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

2013

Painterly Gestures, Illges Gallery, Columbus, GA

Summerstock, Quintenz Gallery, Aspen, CO

Tonalism, Sullivan Goss Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

Art Market San Francisco, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

2012

Petit Tableaux, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

State of Nature, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Marks and Conversations IV, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

2011

Flora, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

Bird + Flowers, Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene, OR

Eloquent Flower XV, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Summer Select, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI

2010

Mystical Shores, Somerville Manning Gallery, Greenville, DE

Marks and Conversations, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

2009

Lasting Legacies: The First 75 Years, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene, OR

Summer Selections, Winston Wächter, Seattle, WA

The Artist Eye, Gail Severn Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Art Palm Beach, Rosenbaum Contemporary Gallery, Palm Beach, FL

2008

Eby Bartlett, David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO

Anniversary Show Group Exhibition, Renee George Gallery, Charlotte, NC

Summer in Chelsea 2008, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

LA Art Fair, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

2007

New Art Northwest, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene, OR

Contemporary Art Fair, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Palm Beach, FL

Flow Fair, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Miami, FL

2006

Spirited Expressions, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

Sliding Scale, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

Please do not touch, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

2005

North by Northwest, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

Lucky Seven, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

Miami Art Fair, Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York, NY

2004

Expansion, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

Four From The Northwest, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

The Seductive Surface, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

New York Contemporary in Greenwich, Greenwich, CT

2003

New Artists, Ameringer Yohe Gallery, Boca Rotan, FL

Theoretically Botanical, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

Rotations, Winston Wächter Mayer, New York, NY

Botanica, Winston Wächter Fine Art & Scherping West, Seattle, WA

Retrospective Prospective, Anne Reed Gallery, Sun Valley, ID

2002

Betsy Eby and Jessica Brommer, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

Abstraction, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA

Anniversary Show, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

Retrospective Prospective, Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID

The Art of Encaustic, Cervini Haas Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

Encaustic Now, Marcia Wood Gallery, Atlanta, GA

Tenth Anniversary Exhibition, Turner Carroll Gallery, Santa Fe, NM

Small Paintings and Works on Paper, Cervini Haas Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

2001

Altered Landscapes, Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Aggregations, Gwenda Jay Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL

Surface, Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Waxworks II, Gwenda Jay Addington Gallery, Chicago, IL

2000

Retrospective Prospective, Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID

Cervini Haas Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ

In the Unlikely Event, Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID

1999

Encaustic Works 99, Sponsor’s Award, Juried by Judith Pfaff, Watermark Cargo Gallery, Kingston, NY

Artwork for AIDS, Seattle Center Gallery, Seattle, WA

The BRA, An American Cancer Society traveling exhibition, Seattle Art Museum Rental Sales Gallery:

Seattle, WA, Chicago, IL, Louisville, KY, San Francisco, CA

Introductions 99, Seattle Art Museum Rental Sales Gallery, Seattle, WA

1998

Fete, Ballard Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA

Chiaroscuro, Ballard Fetherston Gallery, Seattle, WA

West Coast Women Artists, Helios Gallery, Ashland, OR

Icons: Past, Present, Future, Helios Gallery, Ashland, OR

1997

Fresco, Academia Carita. Rome, Italy

1996

Gallery 619, Seattle, WA

Selected Collections

Lauren Rogers Museum of Art, Laurel, MS

Morris Musem, Augusta, GA

Georgia Museum of Art, Athens, GA

Columbus Museum, Columbus, GA

Jordan Schnitzer Museum, Eugene, OR

Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA

Ulrich Museum of Art Wichita, KS

2016 - 2018, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea

United States Embassy, Dubai, UAE, Permanent Collection

2008–2010, United States Embassy, Bandar Seri Begawan, Brunei

2004–2006, United States Embassy, Banjul, Gambia

St. Regis Hotel, Cairo, Egypt

Boeing Corporate Headquarters, Chicago, IL

Seattle University School of Law, Seattle, WA

Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA

Nordstrom Inc., National Collection

Alston and Bird Law Offices, Atlanta, GA

American Cancer Society, National Collection

Norwest Venture Capitol Partners, Palo Alto, CA

Whittier Trust Company, Seattle, WA

Providence Hospital, Portland, OR

Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA

Saks Fifth Avenue, Phoenix, AZ

Ritz Carlton, Rancho Mirage, CA

2200 Westlake, Seattle, WA

Cielo, New York, NY

Westin New York, Times Square, NY

Westin Hotel, Bellevue, WA

Bellevue Club, Bellevue, WA

Olive 8, Seattle, WA

Hollywood Hard Rock Hotel and Casino, Hollywood, CA

Suncadia Resort, Cle Elum, WA

Turnberry Ocean Colony, Sunny Isles, FL

Swedish Hospital, Seattle, WA

TSYS, Columbus, GA

Woodruff Company, Columbus, GA

Canlis, Seattle, WA

Publications

2019

Tom Ingram: “Betsy Eby: Creating Spaces” The Local, May 2019

Rochelle Belsito: "Creative Thinking" American Art Collector, February 2019

Matthew Kangas: "Betsy Eby: I AM OCEAN" Preview Magazine, January 2019

2018

"Exhibition of New Abstract Encaustic Paintings by Betsy Eby Opens at Octavia Art Gallery" ArtDaily, April 2018

Runa, Lynnissha: "Local Artists Thankful for Workshop" Solomon Star, March 2018

Runa, Lynnissha: "Local Artists Call for Creation of Art School" Solomon Star, March 2018

2017

"Painting is Silent Poetry with Betsy Eby" IKONESS, April 2017

"Betsy Eby's 'Beyond Measure' at Winston Wächter Fine Art, New York" Blouin Artinfo. February 02, 2017

Redding, Robert: "Nancy Margolis Gallery Misses; Blue Mountain Hits" Redding News Review. January 27, 2017

2016

Grey, Kenny: "Betsy Eby, Living a Poetic Life" Columbus Artists Magazine. January 2, 2016

2015

Rickard, Mary: "Master Painters Learn to See With New Eyes" NolaVie. July 13, 2015

Alsup, Allison: "Fire-Proofed" The New Orleans Advocate. July 08, 2015

Wright, Whitney: "Artist We Love: Betsy Eby" Southern Living. June 17, 2015

Bateman, Henry:" The Expat: Paintings with a Musical Resonance " June 14, 2015

Seed, John: "Heightened Perceptions" Poets and Artists. May 31, 2015.

Gleeson, Bridget: "A Painter and a Ceramist Shift Perspectives at Winston Wachter Fine Art" www.Arsty.net. April 15, 2015

Huttemann-Holz, Birgit: ENKAUSTIK. Germany: Christophorus-Verlag. 2015

Escudero, Nicki. “Southern Spirituals.” American Art Collector. March 2015.

2014

Nelson, Sophie. “World of Wheaton.” Maine Magazine. October 2014. [Download PDF]

Mack, Tom. “ARTS AND HUMANITIES: Museum exhibits works by Georgia couple.” Aiken Standard. Thursday, April 10, 2014. [Download PDF]

Arnold, Liz. “Painting with Fire: A Visit with Betsy Eby.” The Paris Review. March 10, 2014. [Download PDF]

Duggan, Bob. “Can We Learn to See How Artists See?” Picture This, BigThink.com. March 4, 2014. [Download PDF]

Scott, Kimberly. “Morris Museum Gala.” WJBF News. Aired Mach 7 2014. [Download PDF]

Carlson, Adam. “Artist Explores the ‘Place Where Music Lives’ in Columbus Museum Exhibit.” Columbus Ledger-Inquirer. February 18, 2014. [Download PDF]

"Valley Painters, Works from the Permanent Collection.” The MUSE. Spring 2014.

Claussen, Keith. “The Artside: Morris Gala to offer first look at Bartlett’s art.” The Augusta Chronicle. March 3, 2014. [Download PDF]

Kessler, John. “Arts: Betsy Eby’s Fire Works.” Garden & Gun Magazine. December/January 2014. [Download PDF]

2013

Rice, Danielle, David Houston, Suzette McAvoy, and Tom Butler. Betsy Eby. Seattle: Marquand Books. 2013. [Download PDF]

“Betsy Eby ‘Night Music.’” NY Art Beat (nyartbeat.com). 2013. [Download PDF]

"Betsy Eby - Art Opening at Winston Wachter Fine Art.” SLUguide.com May 20, 2013. [Download PDF]

Wilkinson, Joanne. "Artists share their life through work." The Oxford Eagle. May 24, 2013, page 1b. [Download PDF]

Castjohn, Cheryl. "Ogden Museum Gala Auction Brings Swett to the Tent.” Nola Defender. October 25, 2013. [Download PDF]

Rooney, E. Ashley. 100 Artists of the Northwest. Atglen: Schiffer Publishing, Ltd. 2013.

Fichter, Mary. "Artist Betsy Eby Is Painting With Fire." 2paragraphs.com. October 11, 2013. [Download PDF]

Spark, Debra. Art In Its Place. Maine Home + Design. April 2013. [Download PDF]

2012

Betsy Eby, South Writ Large, southwritlarge.com, Summer 2012 [Download PDF]

Scott, Ron. “Betsy Eby & Bo Bartlett @ David Klein Gallery.” arthopper.org. March 26, 2012. [Download PDF]

Hartigan, Philip A. “A View from the Easel, Part 9.” Hyperallergic.com. March 27, 2012.

Drake, Colin. "Why I Love Twitter ... and @DKleinGallery @BetsyEby @TheBoBartlett and @Alyssamonks," Hyperallergic. 12 Apr. 2012. [Download PDF]

Elbert, Amy. "New Home with Comfortable Charm," Traditional Home Magazine. Spring 2012. [page 1] [page 2]

2011

"Design Dialogue: Betsy Eby." Luxe.daily blog. July 1, 2011. [Download PDF]

"Tailored to Perfection," Elle Decor, July/Aug. 2011. [view image]

2010

Cover Image. New York Magazine. 18 Oct. 2010 [view image]

Haggard, Lynette. "Betsy Eby: Vashon Island Washington."November 3, 2010. [Download PDF]

Feldman, Melissa. "Artists' Retreat," Coastal Living Magazine, September 2010: pp 80-86. [Download PDF]

Rankin, Lissa. Encaustic Art: The Complete Guide to Creating Fine Art with Wax. Watson Guptill Publication 2010. pp 12, 47, 48, 78, 125, 127, 134, 231. [Download PDF]

McAvoy, Suzette. "East Meets West," Maine Home & Design, Jul. 2010: 45-48. [Download PDF]

Donohoe, Victoria. "Doylestown Gallery Reaches Out," The Philadelphia Inquirer, 19 Mar. 2010.

“Mystical Shores: Betsy Eby, Olivia Musgrave, and Jane Morris Pack.” Delaware Today. March 5, 2010. [Download PDF]

Chambliss, John. "A Cultural Blend," The Delaware News Journal, 5 Mar. 2010: 2-9.

Bratter, Jesse. “Organic Composition,” Luxe Magazine, Jan. 2010: 56-57.

2009

Ruhling, Nancy A. “Sky High,” Luxe Magazine, Fall 2009: 170-175.

Pittel, Christine. "White and Blue," House Beautiful. June 2009: 92.

Betsy Eby (works featured) IntegralNaked.org. [Download PDF]

2008

Yabroff, Jennie. "Betsy Eby,” Elle Decor, Dec. 2008: 62.

"Betsy Eby and Bo Bartlett,” ArtLimited.net. [Download PDF]

2007

Graves, Jen. "Seattle in Miami 2007,” The Stranger, 13 Dec. 2007.

Eby, Betsy. "Our Correspondents (Miami): Art Basel Miami 2007 Edition," [mp3] Interview by Jill Spalding. WPS1 Radio, Miami. 5 Dec. 2007.

Burfiend, Nancy. "Designed for Giving,” Seattle Homes and Lifestyles, Nov. 2007.

Keefer, Bob. "Clearly Lovely,” The Register Guard, 18 Oct. 2007.

Keefer, Bob. "Fresh from Northwest Studios,” The Register Guard, 4 Oct. 2007.

2006

Tanumihardja, Pat. "Addicted to Art,” Seattle Woman Magazine, Sept. 2006.

“Pacific Fusion,” Metropolitan Home, June 2006.

“Artists we Love,” Seattle Homes and Lifestyles, June 2006.

"Mr. Cipriani Takes his Name to Wall Street," The New York Times, 21 Feb. 2006.

2005

Jones, Jeanne Lang. "From the Galleries, Off the wall," Puget Sound Business Journal, Oct-Nov 2005: 21-22.

“Developer’s Plan Picture Perfect.” The Real Estate Weekly. September 14, 2005. [Download PDF]

Wei, Lilly. "Metaphysics & Metamorphoses: The Paintings of Betsy Eby," Rhythms of This Earthly Life (Catalogue), New York: Winston Wachter Fine Art. 2005: 2-4.

Mauk, Laura. “Betsy Eby,” Western Interiors, May-June 2005: 53-59.

Leo, Heather, Byrd Schas, and James Servin. "Beauty is as Beauty Does,” Organic Style, Mar. 2005.

2004

Barbanel, Josh. "In New Buildings, Buying into Cool," The New York Times, 28 Nov. 2004.

“Moonlight Serenade,” House and Garden, Apr. 2004: 151.

2003

Mattera, Joanne. “Give and Take,” Distillations (Catalogue), New York: Winston Wachter Mayer Fine Art. 2003: 3-12.

Indyke, Dottie. "Luring the International Crowd," ARTnews, July 2003: 94-100.

“Serene in Seattle,” Architectural Digest, May 2003.

"I’ll Take Manhattan," Seattle Homes, June 2003: 52.

2002

Indyke, Dottie. "Artists Are In State Of Transition", Albuquerque Journal North, 1 Nov. 2002.

“Preview,” THE Magazine, Nov. 2002.

DeVuono, Frances. "Abstraction at Winston Wachter Fine Art", Artweek, Apr. 2002.

Kangas, Matthew. "Galleries show Abstract Art from Near and Far," The Seattle Times, 25 Jan. 2002.

2001

Villani, John. "Beauty of encaustic has its price,” The Arizona Republic, 18 Nov. 2001.

Seattle Homes, Jan. 2001.

Artwork for Aids (Catalog), 2001.

2000

Seattle Homes, Mar. 2000.

1999

“Hot Ticket,” The Seattle Times, 20 May 1999.

"A Sea of Wax", The Stranger, May 1999.

Metropolitan Home, Sept.-Oct. 1999.

Lectures/ Affiliations

Art Talk, Lauren Rogers Museum, Laurel MS, March 2019

Betsy Eby in conversation with Stefano Catalani, Winston Wachter Fine Art, Seattle WA, December 2018

Betsy Eby & Bo Bartlett in Conversation with Alyssa Monks, New York Academy of Art, New York NY, October 2018.

Helga (Documentary short) 2018, Producer

Things Don't Stay Fixed (feature film) 2018, Executive Producer, Musician

Cultural Exchange Artist with the United States Department of State, Art and Embassies, Papua New Guinea and Solomon Islands, March 2018

A Lobster Dinner (feature film) 2018, Executive Producer, Musician

SEE, An Art Road Trip (feature film) 2013, Cinematographer, Co-Director, Editor, Executive Producer, Writer, Musician

Lecture, Painting With Fire, Columbus Museum, Columbus GA, October 2013