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Deborah Todd Wheeler

Deb Todd Wheeler
Visiting Lecturer
North 280
1994 - MFA, Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA; 1987 - BA, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT; 1986 - Deuxieme Degree, Université de Strasbourg Strasbourg, France
Professional Experience: 

Selected Exhibitions


  • 2014 - …in the atmospheres, Milller Yesersky Gallery, Boston, MA 
  • 2014 - SURGE, Hollister Gallery, Babson College Wellesley, MA 
  • 2011 - BLEW at Impulse, Miami, FL 
  • 2011 - So She Floats, New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT 
  • 2011 - BLEW, St. Gaudens Memorial Museum, Cornish, NH 
  • 2011 - Holoplanktonika: an Illustrated Book of Impressions 


  • 2016 - Art on the Marquee round 18, Boston MA
  • 2016 - CyberArts Convention Center (collaboration with Lina Maria Giraldo) 
  • 2016 - Artificial Atmospheres (collaboration with Robert Todd), MassArt Film Society, Boston, MA 
  • 2016 - BLEND NewGal Concert Series (collaboration with Marti Epstein), Boston, MA 
  • 2016 - Inscape/Instress, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA 
  • 2015 - MCC Awardees in Sculpture, Installation, New Genres New Art Center Newton, MA 
  • 2015 - Inscape/Instress, Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA 
  • 2015 - Walden Revisited, DeCordova Museum Lincoln, MA

Selected Publications

  • The Boston Globe, "Weighty Messages, Clad in Exuberant Gestures," by Cate McQuaid 
  • Art News, "Walden, Revisited," by Ruth Erickson 
  • Big Red and Shiny, "Inventing a Pond," By Stephen Vincent Kobasa 
  • Bad at Sports, "The Nostalgia for Paradise is The Paradigm of Time" by Kevin Blake 
  • The Boston Globe, "Wheeler…Mulls Lingering Traces," by Cate McQuaid 
  • BUArtery and WBUR, "Experiment in Simplicity and Solitude…" by Andrea Shea
  • Big Red and Shiny, "When I Heard the Learn'd Astronomer," by Stephanie Cardon 
  • Harvard Gazette, "Where Medicine Meets Artistry," by Corydon Ireland 
  • Art Critical, "Miami at a Gentler Pace," by Franklin Einspruch 

Awards and Honors

  • Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant in Sculpture/installation 
  • Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Grant Finalist in Photography 
  • LEF Foundation 
  • Artists in Context 
  • Artists Resource Trust 
  • New England Journal of Aesthetic Research