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SOLO EXHIBITIONS
 

2020

Zoomorphics, Griffin Museum of Photography. Winchester, MA. Curated by Paula Tognarelli, executive director and curator of the Griffin.


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2021

Real or Imagined, Attleboro Arts Museum. Attleboro, MA. Juried by Clare Bell, Senior Director of Exhibitions at the Guggenheim Museum. 

13th Anniversary Group Exhibit, Fraction Magazine, Issue 145. Online exhibit. Curated by Bree Lamb and Leo Hsu, Managing Editors.
 

Visions of Self, Yosemite Sierra Artists. Oakhurst, CA. Online exhibit. Juried by Michele Ellis Pracy, ED and Chief Curator of the Fresno Art Museum, and Diane Breuer, artist.
 

MIXMASTER, Mattatuck Museum. Waterbury, CT. Juried by Leslie Garrett, Director at Nohra Haime Gallery in NYC.

The 2020 Favorite Photograph Exhibition, LENSCRATCH photography blog. Online exhibit.
 

2020

 

Members Prize Show, Cambridge Art Association. Cambridge, MA. Juried by Jessica Roscio, assistant director and curator of the Danforth Art Museum.

 

Facing You: A Portraits Show, Belmont Gallery of Art (BGA). Online exhibit. Juried by Rebecca Richards and Adine Storer, BGA co-directors.
 

Photography Atelier 32, Griffin Museum. Winchester, MA. 

Energy, ArtSpace Maynard. Maynard, MA. Juried by Jessica Roscio.

2019

Contemporary Portrait Photography, LH Horton Jr. Gallery. Stockton, CA. Juried by Aline Smithson, artist and founder of LENSCRATCH.

APG > ATL: Airport 2019, Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, organized by the Atlanta Photography Group. Atlanta, GA. Juried by Amy Miller, executive director of Atlanta Celebrates Photography.

You: Artists Depict Themselves, Hopkinton Center for the Arts. Hopkinton, MA. Juried by Arthur Dion, director emeritus of Gallery NAGA.

 

Very Superstitious, Arlington Center for the Arts. Arlington, MA. Juried by Caitee Hoglund, gallery director of 13Forest.

AVATARS // ghosts, Nave Gallery. Somerville, MA. Juried by Christina Balch, Giuliana Funkhouser, and Krista Wright.

Eye Spy, Studio Place Arts. Barre, VT.  ​

Perceptions of Self(ie), Mosesian Center for the Arts. Watertown, MA. 

Unapologetic {Sorry}, Amazing Things Arts Center. Framingham, MA. 

     

Spring Awakening, Belmont Gallery of Art. Belmont, MA. ​

2018

 

Photography Atelier 28, Griffin Museum of Photography. Winchester, MA. 
 

2017

 

Gathering Places, Umbrella Community Arts Center. Concord, MA. 

 

We the People, Arlington Center for the Arts. Arlington, MA. 

 

PRESS

2021   

"'We’re All Animals': Shelby Meyerhoff’s liminal, liberating body painting," profile in Harvard Magazine, by Lydialyle Gibson. Cambridge, MA. January-February 2021. 

2020   

"Optics Episode 4 - Shelby Meyerhoff," televised artist’s talk produced by Winchester Community Access and Media in partnership with the Griffin Museum, Winchester, MA. November 2020. 


"Atelier 32: Shelby Meyerhoff," interview. Griffin Museum of Photography blog, Winchester, MA. September 25, 2020. 
 

2019   

"‘Eye Spy’ at SPA: Viewing from both sides of the art," exhibit review in The Times Argus, by Mary Gow. Barre, VT. July 20, 2019. 

"Framingham art show spotlights how women apologize more than men," exhibit review in The MetroWest Daily News, by Jane Razzaq. Framingham, MA. March 28, 2019. 

"Zoomorphics," artist statement and four images featured in UU World, the national magazine of the Unitarian Universalist Association, Boston, MA. Spring 2019 issue. 

"Portrait of the Artist: Perceptions of Shelby Meyerhoff," interview on Mosesian Center for the Arts blog, by Aneleise Ruggles. Watertown, MA. March 11, 2019. 

 

2018   

"Interdependent Web," photograph and comment included in roundup of online content on UU World blog, by Heather Christensen. August 6, 2018. 

EDUCATION

 

2020   

 

Atelier 32 course with Meg Birnbaum, Griffin Museum of Photography. Winchester, MA.

 

2019   

 

Digital printing and Photoshop courses with Sue Ann Hodges, and portrait photography with Ben Wight of Hitched Studios, New England School of Photography. Waltham, MA.  

 

2018   

 

Atelier 28 course with Meg Birnbaum, Griffin Museum of Photography. Winchester, MA.

2006

M. Div. Harvard Divinity School. Cambridge, MA.

2003

B.A. The Comparative Study of Religion, magna cum laude, Harvard College. Cambridge, MA.

ARTIST TALKS

Griffin Museum of Photography, in 2020 and 2018.

Jenks Center, Winchester, MA, in 2019.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2017-2018

Ready Set Kids! After School Program. Arlington, MA. Developed and led children's activities, including nature walks and comics club (drawing) for K-3rd graders.

 

Private lessons. Developed and taught customized classes for children, families, and small groups. Class topics included face and body painting, watercolor technique, and technical drawing.
 

2017

Great River Outdoor Summer Program. Winchester, MA. Co-led two-week summer camp centered on outdoor education and play for ages 3-8.

Umbrella Community Arts Center. Concord, MA. Developed curriculum and taught classes on nature and art at the Summer Arts Under the Umbrella program. Adapted course material to make it relevant for a range of ages from pre-K to 7th grade.

Friends of the Middlesex Fells. Stoneham, MA. Taught outdoor education for children ages 4-8 in the Middlesex Fells forest.


 

AFFILIATIONS
 

Member of Studio 213 artists' space in Boston's SoWa arts district, the Griffin Museum of Photography, and Cambridge Art Association.