Donna Dodson Studio
123 Summer St
Maynard, MA 01754
Donna Dodson is an American sculptor who has been honored with solo shows nationwide for her artwork. In addition, her monumental works have been exhibited internationally in sculpture parks and art museums. In 2011 Dodson participated in the Verbier 3D Foundation’s Artist Residency and Sculpture Park in the Swiss Alps. In 2012-2014, she was featured at the Fountain Art Fair NYC in the historic 69th Regiment Armory Building. In 2015, Donna participated in a residency in Cusco Peru at the Escuela de Bellas Artes that culminated in an exhibition at Museo Convento de Santo Domingo Qorikancha with the Boston Sculptors Gallery. In 2016 she had her first solo museum show of “Mermaids” at the New Bedford Art Museum. In 2017 Dodson's solo show Zodiac began a national tour at the Noyes Art Museum in NJ and the Fuller Craft Museum in MA. In 2018, Donna's "Match of the Matriarchs," a life size chess set, premiered at the Boston Sculptors Gallery.
Dodson has won grants from the Massachusetts Cultural Council, the New Hampshire Guild of Woodworkers and the George Sugarman Foundation. Her work is in the permanent collection of the Provincetown Art Museum, the Art Complex Museum and the Fuller Craft Museum in Massachusetts and the Davistown Museum in Maine. Donna's work has been reviewed in the Boston Globe, Sculpture Magazine and Artnet.
Andy Moerlein is an internationally exhibited sculptor. His work has
been shown in museums, sculpture gardens, and galleries from Alaska to New
York, Switzerland to Peru. Mr. Moerlein has an extensive resume of public art
works and site-specific monumental outdoor sculptures. In 2011, he participated
in the Verbier 3D Foundation's Artist Residency in the Swiss Alps. In 2012, he was the Artist in Residence at
the Fruitlands Museum in Harvard, Massachusetts. In 2013, he worked in
residence in Cusco Peru. In 2014, he carved granite at Contemporary Arts
International’s Carving Symposium “Art
Archeology”. He has awarded the Distinguished Chair 2015 at the Truro
Center for the Arts at Castel Hill where an installation was commissioned for
their garden. In 2016, his newest work was featured in a solo exhibition
“Geology” at Boston Sculptors Gallery.
Mr. Moerlein has been an arts advocate, gallery director, educator,
and professional juror for over 30 years. He has taught in college programs,
presented workshops nationally and internationally, curated panel discussions
and been a Visiting Artist and Guest Lecturer. He has been a teacher and
gallery director at the Derryfield School in Manchester NH for 20 years and is
currently teaching at Hampstead Academy. Moerlein holds a BA from Dartmouth
College and an MFA from Cornell University. He lives and works in Maynard MA
and Boston MA.