Stephen Sheffield

Stephen Sheffield

Cohasset, MA, United States

About Stephen Sheffield

Boston Massachusetts native now residing in the seaside town of Cohasset MA. The artwork here illustrates Stephen's unique style of self-portraiture and straight photography, as well as showcases his work with alternative processes, mixed media, and large-scale photomontage. Stephen has also been recently working with paper collage, and a few of the results are shown here. Stephen is adjunct faculty at the Institute of Art and Design at New England College and is on the Board of Directors at the South Shore Art Center in Cohasset, MA.
www.stephensheffield.com
www.stephensheffieldart365.wordpress.com

Education

BFA, Cornell University, 1988
MFA, California College of the Arts, 1993

Exhibitions

2019 Rhode Island Center For Photography, Polaroid Show
2018 Panopticon Gallery, Shades Of Blue
2017 SE Center for Photography, Alterna
2016 Panopticon Gallery
South Shore Art Center, Cohasset MA Con|TEXT
Panopticon Gallery, Boston MA Small Camera Bonanza
Panopticon Gallery, Boston MA Comforts of Home
Atlantic Wharf Gallery, Boston MA Big Picture III
2015 South Shore Art Center, Cohasset MA Faculty Feature
Garner Center Gallery, NESOP Boston MA
Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham MA Annual Juried Exhibition: Off the Wall
Panopticon Gallery, Boston MA Self Portraits not #selfies group show
Mount Ida College, Newton MA New Visionaries: Photographers Who Bridge Art and Commerce, Gallery at The School of Design
2014 Gordon College, Wenham MA 21st Century Monochrome:
New Works in Black and White Photography
2013 New England Photography Biennial, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham MA (2 pieces)
Atlantic Wharf Gallery, Boston, MA, Drawn to Water, curated by Elizabeth Devlin of FLUX.Boston
Panopticon Gallery, Boston MA, On First Contact: a group exhibition of contact prints
2012 Panopticon Gallery, Boston MA“Image Maker” – solo show.
Panopticon Gallery, Boston MA What’s in a Face, group show (12 pieces)
2011 Panopticon Gallery, Boston MA 40 Anniversary group show
Panopticon Gallery, Boston MA Instant Connections: Polaroid Group show (featured artist)
2009 The Achilles Project, Boston MA Stephen Sheffield: solo show
2005 Judy Rotenberg Gallery, Boston MA Coming Loose
2004 Judy Rotenberg Gallery, Boston MA Introductions: group show
2003 Biltmore Gallery, Boston MA group show
2002 Mobius Gallery, Boston MA, Body Stories (large scale photomontage collaboration with Gina Cestaro)
2001 Media Gallery, Boston MA Stephen Sheffield: solo show
2000 Revolving Museum, Boston MA “Millennium Exhibition”
Mobius Gallery, Boston MA disrobe/redress (large scale photomontage collaboration with Gina Cestaro)
1999 McKillop Gallery, Salve Regina University, Newport RI Stephen Sheffield: solo show
1998 Ilya Rozden Gallery, Boston MA (photomontage & artist books)
Rhode Island School of Design Gallery, Providence RI Stephen Sheffield & Sonja Rodrique: collaboration
Pyramid Arts Center Gallery, Rochester NY Stephen Sheffield & Sonja Rodrique: collaboration
Finish Gallery, Boston MA Stephen Sheffield: solo show
Gallery 300: Fort Point Artists Community Boston, MA, Three Artists: Photomontage!
1997 Photographic Resource Center Project Room, Boston MA Imaginary Crime: Stephen Sheffield & Sonja Rodrique
Charlestown Working Theater, Charlestown MA “Film-Art” experimental film festival (16mm film
entitled "FEAR" & photographic murals)
Zeitgeist Gallery, Cambridge MA Stephen Sheffield: solo show
Santa Rosa Junior College Gallery, Santa Rosa CA Working From the Body: group show
1996 Iowa Artisans Gallery, Iowa City Iowa Stephen Sheffield: solo show
The Gallery at C3TV, South Yarmouth MA "Mind Body Land Sea Dreams: An Exhibit by
Regional Photographers" (photographic murals & artist books)
Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston MA "Pet Paintings" (artist books)
Lightsources Gallery, Boston MA Stephen Sheffield: solo show
1995 Bernard Toale Gallery, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston MA "Paper Prayers" (mixed media)
E.G. Cody, Boston MA "Vision Forum II: An Exhibition of Twenty Regional Artists" curated by Jamie
DiVenere (photographic murals)
1994 The Dawson Gallery, Dedham MA Stephen Sheffield: solo show
1993 Door Three Gallery, Oakland CA Stephen Sheffield: solo show
Annual Bay Area Artist’s Book Show, Oakland CA (artist books)
Eye Gallery, San Francisco CA group show
1993 SF Camerawork, San Francisco CA (photographic murals & mixed media)
1992 Bus Shelter Gallery, Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco CA (photographic mural)
1991 Natonal Geographic Gallery, Washington DC "Kodak International Kinsa Awards" first place
Kodak Pavilion Epcot Center, Orlando FL "Kodak International Kinsa Awards” first place
1990 Gallery at Studio 27, Boston MA Stephen Sheffield: solo show