Ruth Gilbert was born in Hartford, Connecticut. She received her Bachelor of Arts from the Rhode Island School of Art and Design and a Master of Arts from the City College of New York. She has held various group and solo shows, and her work has been shown at: The Maitland Art Center, FL, The Boulder Art Center, CO, and the Bronx Museum for the Arts, NY. Since 2005 she has been a member of Soho20 Gallery, an all women artist run gallery in NY. She currently lives and works in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York.
Born in Hartford, CT 1936
Lives in Hastings on Hudson, NY
Studio in historic carpet
mill in Yonkers, NY
2005 became member of Soho 20, an all women artist run gallery in
2006: Soho 20 Chelsea, Paintings
shared exhibition with son, William Gilbert
(“Remnants of War”).
2003: Maitland Art Center, Florida
Leslie Scheiblberg, curator.
2001: The Gallery on the Hudson, Irvington, NY Richard Madigan, curator.
1998: Rhode Island School of Design, Benson Hall
1995: Teachers College, Columbia University, NYC.
1993: Revolution Studios, Denver, CO.
1991: Boulder Art Center, CO.
101 Wooster street, DNC Exhibition Space, NYC.
Upstream Gallery, Hastings on Hudson, NY.
1988: The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY, Palisades Gallery.
1986: Pindar Gallery, NYC.
1983: Vassar College Center Art Gallery, Poughkeepsie, NY.
1980: Foto Gallery, NYC.
1978: Soho Photo Foundation, NYC.
1981: Camera Arts (July/August issue), “The Dyer’s Hand,” article and
The River Towns Enterprise March 10, 2006 “Fine art for mom, trench
Sun, all in Chelsea” Iris Hiskey Arno
Orlando Sentinel, June 3, 2003, “Fresh Perspective
Artist thinks outside
Rectangle”, Philipe E. Bishop.
1958: B.A. Rhode Island School of Design, Art Education
1965 M.A. City College of New York, Public School Guidance