Mary Lou Alberetti

Professor Emerita Southern CT State University

Member: Blue Mountain Gallery, NYC

One / Two / Three Person Exhibitions:​​

2016    Blue Mountain Gallery, solo exhibit,  "The Twain Shall Meet", opening September 6, artist reception September 8, 5-8pm, Chelsea, New York City
2016    Interiors, Exteriors, two Person, LMT Gallery, Wisdom House, Litchfield, CT
2015   Two Views II, Cultural Alliance @287, Danbury CT
2013   Two Views, Minor Memorial Library Gallery, Roxbury CT
2012   A Marred Geometry, Atlas Fine Art, Tucson AZ
2012   Silo Gallery, Sculpture and Mixed media, Hunt Hill Farm Trust, New Milford Ct
2009   Silo gallery, Architectural reliefs, New Milford CT
2009, 2015   Barn Gallery, Solo exhibit, New Fairfield CT
2008   “Portals”, two person, MLT Gallery,The Wisdom House, Litchfield CT
2004   Sadlier Gallery, solo exhibition, Danbury, CT
            Duffy Gallery, solo exhibition, Canterbury School, New Milford, CT
2004, 03, 02 White Silo Gallery, Encore Alberetti, Sherman CT
2001   Architectural Reflections, Washington Art Association, Washington, CT
1998  The Three of Us, Silo Gallery, New Milford, CT
1997 Porcelain & Stoneware, Solo exhibit, Brookfield Craft Center, Brookfield, CT
1996   Sabbatical Exhibit, Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT
1995   Two person exhibit, HBO Corporate Headquarters, New York, NY
1993  Architectural Adaptations, McKillop Gallery, Salve Regina Univ. Newport, RI
1992  Solo Exhibition, The Mud Gallery, New Haven, CT
1991  "Ricordo", Solo exhibit, Greene Art Gallery, Guilford, CT

 Group / Juried and Invitational Exhibitions:
 2016   "Oranges No Oranges" Blue Mountain Gallery, July 12-30- opening July14, 5-8pm
2015    Blue Mountain Gallery New members  Exhibition, Chelsea, NYC
2015    100 for 100  Invited artist Western CT State U. Gallery, Danbury CT
2014   Washington Art Assoc. members show (award winner) (Jack Dunbar, juror)
2013   Blue MT national juried  exhibit, NYC (A.Wells, Tibor de Nagy Gallery Juror)
2009   Terra Gallery , Columbus Ohio
2009  Tutti Caifiordi ,Gallery Fifty Six, Memphis TN
2008   Atelier V, Sculpture Barn, New Fairfield, CT
2006   Viewpoint Ceramics, Hyde Art Gallery, Grossmont College, El Cajon, CA
2005   Faculty Exhibit, Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, CT
2004   Winter Show, Bachelier-Cardonsky Gallery, Kent CT
2004   Currier Art Museum, Contemporary New England Ceramics, Manchester, NH      
2004   Art on the Quad, invited artist, Western CT State University, Danbury, CT
2004   New Arts Gallery, Litchfield, CT
2003   Western CT State University, 9-11 Memorial Exhibit, Danbury, CT
2002   Nelson Museum, Ceramic Leaders of AZ, ASU,  Tempe, AZ
2001   Jeffrey Weiss Gallery, CT Craftsmen Juried, Black Rock, CT
2001  "Twenty-five Years of Fine Craftsmanship: Brookfield Craft Center
          Faculty," The Silo Gallery, New Milford, CT and BCC Gallery, Brookfield, CT
          Art Festival, Boehringer-Ingleheim World Headquarters, Ridgefield, CT
          Muse of the Wild: Animal Inspirations," Brookfield Craft Center, CT
2000 Society of CT Crafts Annual Juried Exhibition, Manchester, CT
          Brookfield Craft Center Holiday Exhibit, Brookfield, CT
          Annual Arts Invitational, Boehringer-Ingleheim, Ridgefield, CT
1999 Society of Connecticut Crafts, University of New Haven, CT
1998  Artists Known and New, Paris, New York, Kent Gallery, Kent, CT
1996 "Super Bowls," Nelson Fine Arts Center, Arizona State University, AZ 
1994   CERAMICS NORTHEAST: Herter Gallery, Univ. of Mass. At Amherst, MA
           Society of Connecticut Crafts, Mill Gallery, Guilford, CT
1993  Works by Connecticut Mastercrafts, Washington Art Assoc., Washington CT
1992  Resonance, Lyman Allyn Museum, New London, CT
           Art Plate Gala II, University Art Museum, ASU Tempe 
           Selections from the Permanent Collection, Nelson Fine Arts Center, ASU,
1990   Society of Connecticut Crafts Show, Mattatuck Museum, Mattatuck, CT
1990   Art of the Northeast U.S.A., Silvermine ART Center, New Canaan, CT
1990  Bradley Airport Invitational, Society of Connecticut Craftsmen
           Award Winners," Bradley International Airport, Windsor Locks, CT
           National Juried Exhibition, Fuller Museum of Fine Art, Brockton, MA
1989  Arizona Celebrates, Arizona State University Museum, Tempe, AZ
          Art of the Northeast; Silvermine Arts, New Canaan, CT
          New Haven Paint and Clay; John Slade Eli House, New Haven, CT
           Four Connecticut Artists; University of Connecticut, Hartford, CT
1987  "Nine Connecticut Artists,” M.S. Gallery, Hartford, CT
           Pratt Institute Invitational Ceramics Invitational, Brooklyn, NY
1986  "National Juried Show,” Gallery Mesa, Mesa, AZ

Awards and Honors:
2003, 1995, 1985, Sabbaticals, Southern CT State University, New Haven, CT
1986,1988, 1994, 2001,2003;  CT State University Grants
1991  Connecticut Commission on the Arts, Percent for Art Finalist
1990  Society of Connecticut Crafts, Master craftsperson/ Lifetime Honorary Member
1989  Richter Arts/Union Carbide Sculpture Award, Danbury, CT;
           The Cultural Affairs Commission Awarded Sculpture Commission, Percent for   Art, EastRock Park, New Haven, CT;
           Sculpture award, Art of the Northeast , Silvermine Art Center, New Canaan , CT
1988  Richter Arts/Novo Laboratories Sculpture Award, Danbury, CT
1986  Richter Arts/Duracell Best of Show Award, Danbury, CT

 Collections:
Mint Museum of Art, Permanent Collection, Charlotte, NC
Reese, Lower, Patrick & Scott Ltd. Architectural Firm, Lancaster, PA
Ancell School of Business, Western Connecticut State University, Danbury, CT
Arizona State University, School of Fine Arts, Tempe, AZ
East Rock Park, New Haven Cultural Commission, New Haven, CT
Fuller Museum of Fine Arts, Brockton, MA
General Electric World Headquarters, Fairfield, CT
HBO Corporate Headquarters, New York, NY
Southern Connecticut State University Ceramics Collection, New Haven, CT
Nelson Museum, Permanent Collection, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ

 Presentations/Lectures/Workshops/other:
2016  Travel, inspiration, ceramic reliefs and mixed media , MLT Gallery, Wisdom House, Litchfield CT
2009-14 Collage / Mixed media: Pietralunga Italy, Lexington KY, Memphis TN& New York City
                Figurative Sculpture, Society of Creative Arts of Newtown: Newtown, CT
2009-10 ,11,14 Mixed media Workshop New Fairfield CT
2004    Sculpture Workshop, Washington Art Association, Washington Depot, CT
1995   Majolica Workshops, Brookfield Craft Center, Brookfield, CT
            Majolica Workshop, Farmington Valley Arts Center, Avon, CT
           "Influences of Italian Architecture", University of Mass Amherst, MA
1994    Raku Glazing and Firing Workshop, BCC Brookfield, CT
1978-2003, Curator and founder “The Ceramic Collection” Southern CT State Univ.
1989,90  Summer art program SCSU at Urbino, Italy

 Work cited
2015   ​Two Views ll , ARTSCOPE, by Kristin Nord
2014   Artists Homes and Studio, Ashley Rooney,Schiffer Publishing LTD
2011   100 Artists of New England, Ashley Rooney
2005   Connecticut Review
2000,  01,02, 03, 04 Sourcebook for Architectural and Interior Art, The Guild
2001   Mint Museum, The Chasanoff Collection Catalog
2000,1998,1999  Art For the Wall, The Designers Sourcebook, The Guild
1997    Connecticut Review
1999    Architectural Ceramics by Peter King
1998   Family of Artists by C. Wilcock, The Litchfield Cnty Times, Litchfield, CT
1997   A Bit of Earth cover story, The News Times Sunday Magazine, Danbury, CT
            The Vessel and the Garden, The Studio Potter, June
            Up Front, Ceramics Monthly, April
1996   Review by Tovah Martin, Fairfield County Times Monthly, Fairfield, CT
1991   Sculpting Clay, by Leon I. Nigrosh
           Italian Architectural Influences, by Mary Lou Alberetti, Ceramics Monthly,
1983   Claywork, Form and Idea in Ceramic Design, by Leon I. Nigrosh, updated
1987  Clay Artist, by Dorothy Lane, Litchfield County Times, CT