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2017         Studio Gallery, Hampden Gallery, Amherst, MA

2015         Barton Museum, Wilson, NC

2012        The Industry, Long Island City, NY Sponsored by Silver Cup Studios

2011         Herter Art Gallery, Amherst, MA

2005       Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, PA

                  Herter Art Gallery, Amherst, MA

2003       Hampden Art Gallery, Amherst, MA 

2000       Central Florida University, Orlando, FL

1999         Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA

1997         LP Projects, 167 W. 10th St., New York City

                  Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

1996         SCC Gallery, Sanford, FL

1994         Main Gallery, Hampshire College, Amherst, MA

                  Pearl Conard Gallery, Ohio State University, Mansfield, OH

1993         Ben Shahn Galleries, (East Gallery) William Paterson College, Wayne, NJ

                  Kent State University, Ashtabula, OH  

1991         Second Street Gallery, Charlottesville, VA

1991         Hampden Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

                  Holyoke Community College Gallery, Holyoke Community College, Holyoke, MA

1990         Hollins College, Roanoke, VA

                  Greenfield Community College, Greenfield, MA

1989         North Museum, Lancaster, PA

                  Student Union Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA

1987         Cummings Gallery, Mercyhurst College, Erie, PA

1985         John Gibson Gallery, 568 Broadway, New York, NY

1984         John Gibson Gallery, 78th St., New York, NY

1983         Shircliff Gallery, Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN

                  Steinman Gallery, Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA

1981         University Center Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, KY

                  Richard F. Brush Gallery, St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY

1980         Three Installations, Mary Ed McCoy Hall Gallery, Murray State University, Murray, KY

1979         Museum of Texas Tech University, (MFA Exhibition), Lubbock, TX



2022        National X, Macon Museum of Art and Science, Macon, GA

2016         Dialogues, Satellite Contemporary, Las Vegas, NV (catalogue)

                  The Red Show, Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts, Amherst (catalogue)

2015         Heros, Satellite Contemporary, Las Vegas, NV

                  Eyewitness, Hampden Gallery, Amherst, MA

2010         ‘Flower Power,’ Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts

                  ‘Out of Sight,’ Wunderarts Gallery, Amherst, MA

2009        'Nowhere Else But Here,' Herter Gallery, University of Massachusetts 

2008        ‘Couples,’ Islip Museum, Long Island, NY,   Reviewed in NYTimes and New York Newsday, (catalogue)

2007        ‘Titles,’ Amherst Books, MA and Toronto

                  ‘Americura,’ Augusta Savage Gallery, U Mass and traveling to Cameroons, (catalogue)

2001         ‘Painting Invitational,’ Art Center Gallery,  Bemidji, MN (catalogue)

2000        ‘Dreaming,’ Augusta Savage Gallery, Univ. of Mass., Amherst

1999         'Science,' Islip Museum, Long Island, NY 

                                    (curated by Karen Shaw) Reviewed New York Times, color reproduction

                  "Homecoming '99," Landmark Arts Gallery, Lubbock, TX

                  "Five Colleges Faculty Exhibition," Smith College, Northampton, MA

1998         'Presence,' University of Connecticut, Storrs    (curated by Kathryn Myers) 

                  'State House Faculty Show,' Boston, MA     (curated by Trevor Richardson)

1997         "New Work, New Artists," Spazi Gallery, Housatonic, MA

                  "Long Lake Open House Exhibition," Ancam, NY

1996         "U Mass Medical Center Group Show," Wooster, MA

                  "Faculties," 20th Anniversary Exhibition, University Gallery, Amherst

                  "5 Colleges Studio Art Faculty Drawing Exhibition,"  Herter Gallery

1995         "Inagural Exhibition," Viviane E. Browne Archives Adobe/Krow Archives, Bakersfield, CA

1994         "Art Against Political Correctness," ONETWENTYEIGHT Rivington Gallery, New York City

                  "Abstraction in the Valley," Springfield Museum Sales and Rental Gallery Springfield, MA 

                                    (curated by Sheldon LaPierre)

                  "Censorship," Hampden Gallery,  Amherst, MA

                  "Art S.O.S. Exhibition," SoHo Alliance, 420 W.Broadway, New York

1993         "Three Women Artists/Educators," Dalton Galleries, Agnes Scott College, Decatur, GA

                  "Aspects of Paper," ZONE Art Center, Springfield, MA

1992         "Impressions: Prints  & Photographs of New England Artists,"  Attleboro Museum, 

                                    Attleboro, MA.  Catherine Moyes, juror.

                  "Relativities" (25th Anniversary Invitational Alumni Exhibition)  Fine Arts Center 

                                    and Texas Tech Univ. Art Department Gallery.

                  "Three Person Show," Arleese Gallery, Harwich, MA

                  "Utopia: Envisioning a Dream,"  Forum Gallery, Jamestown Community College, Jamestown, NY

                  "Small Works,"  Amherst School of the Arts Gallery, Amherst, MA

1991         "Choice,"  A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY

                  "Electronic Gallery," Texas Tech University Department of Art, Lubbock, TX

1990         "Faculty Show," R. Michaelson Gallery, Amherst, MA

                  "Nine Now," Herter Gallery, Amherst, MA                

1988         "Introductions," Frumkin/Adams Gallery, New York, NY

                  "Group Invitational," SOHO 20 Gallery, New York, NY

                  "Gallery Invitational," Lubbock Arts Festival, Lubbock, TX

                  "Faculty Group Show," Steinman Gallery, Franklin & Marshall College

1987         "Group Invitational," Graphein Contemporary Drawing, Englewood, NJ 

                  "Group Invitational," Gettysburg College Gallery, Gettysburg, PA

1986         "Group Invitational,"  Graphein Contemporary Drawing,  Englewood, NJ

1985         "Governor's Show," New York Executive Suite, World Trade Center, New York, NY

1984         "Group Show," John Gibson Gallery, New York, NY

1983         "Virginia Museum Biennial," Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond.  

                                    Patterson Sims, Jim Dine, Jurors.

                  "Virginia Artists Painting Exhibition," (traveling exhibition)

                                    Maier Museum, Randolph‑Macon College, Lynchburg, VA

                                     Walter Cecil Rawls Museum, Courtland, VA

                  "CPC Invitational,"  Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA

1982         "Group Show,"  Ben Shahn Gallery, William Paterson College, Wayne, NJ

                  "Paper in Particular,"  Columbia College, Columbia, MO,  James McGarrell, Juror

                  "A Contemporary Viewpoint," Museum of Texas Tech University,         Lubbock, TX

                  "3rd Annual Painting Invitational,"  Weber State College, Ogden, UT

                  "Annual Acquisitions Exhibition,"  Brush Gallery, St. Lawrence  University, Canton, NY


Boyce, Roger, Art Review, ‘Food and Shelter,’ Art New England, November 2003.

Fellowship Program 1940-2000, Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, VA (artwork reproduced), 2001, p.8.

Harrison, Helen. "In Islip, Experimentations and Installation," New York Times, August 29, 1999, p. 20LI. 

                                    Artwork reproduced.

Aleci, Linda. "Lucy Lippard, The Pink Glass Swan: Selected Essays on Feminist Art,"  Women's Art Journal, Summer 1999, p.40.  Artwork reproduced.

Benvenuto, Christine. "Totally at risk, totally out there," Amherst Bulletin, January 31, 1997, p. 14.

Russell, Gloria. "Artist's works build ideas from fragments," Sunday Republican, February 9, 1997, p. 14.

Russell, Gloria. "High quality, innovation hallmarks of Spazi show," Sunday Republican, August 31, 1997, 

                                    Leisure Section.

Russell, Gloria. "UMass faculty members practice what they teach," Sunday Republican, April 28, 1996.

Russell, Gloria. "A melding of emotion, vision," Sunday Republican, September 11, 1994, D2. 

Russell, Gloria. "'Two Visions' bound to African heritage, memories," Sunday Republican, September18, 1994, F‑2.

Wright, P."Art Views: 2 visions at Hampshire College,"  Hampshire Daily Gazette, September 22, 1994, p. 40.

Wright, P."Pushing the envelope not a pretty sight," Hampshire Daily Gazette, November 10, 1994, p.25, 27.

MacLean, M. "Banned On Campus exhibit on display in Hampden  Art Gallery," Daily Collegian, November 9, 1994.

Flynn, A. "Canvassing the Galleries," Sunday Republican, October 16, 1994, p. G‑6. 

Cullum, Jerry. "Agnes Scott show has abstract work of three painters,"  Atlanta Constitution,  December 10, 1993.

Russell, Gloria. "On paper, 'Aspects' is an exciting, colorful exhibit," Sunday Republican, February 7, 1993, p. G5.

Wright, Patricia.  "College ZONE shows push the paperwork," Hampshire Daily Gazette, Thursday, February 4, 1993,                      pp. 17 & 19.

Relativities:  25th Anniversary Exhibition. (catalogue) Texas Tech University, 1993.  Artwork reproduced.

Latter, Ruth. (exhibition review) The Daily Progress, Charlottesville, September, l99l. Artwork Reproduced.

"Recent  Paintings by Jeanette Cole,"  The Second Glance, Vol. 4, No. l, Fall 1991, p.l.  Artwork reproduced.

Wright, Patricia. "Cole's works remind us that Flux can be painted," Hampshire Daily Gazette, Thursday, April 11, 1991, p.21. Artwork reproduced.

Wright, Patricia.  "Smaller setting enhances work of UMass Faculty," Hampshire Daily Gazette, May 1990.

Fabos, Bettina.  "A painter plays with inside‑out."  Amherst Bulletin, Wednesday, April 26, 1989

Speight, Jerry. "Environmental Installation,"  School Arts, Vol. 8, No. 5, January l989, pp. 20‑22.  Artwork reproduced

Schlenker, Eunice.  "Art show exemplifies current art trends,"  Signpost, April 23, 1982, Ogden, UT

Lansdell, Sarah.  "Color defines drawing show at Louisville Art Gallery,"  Louisville Courier Journal, February 8, 1981, p.H14.

"'Contemporary Viewpoint' Exhibit Slated at Tech," Lubbock Avalanche Journal, December 27, l981, p.4E.

Hodgman, Kathryn, "Local Gallery displays 'newest in contemporary art,'" Island Packet.  April l, 1980, Hilton Head Island, SC  p.20.



                  Pieter Sanders, Holland

                  Max Imgrueth, New York and Switzerland

                  Shearson‑American Express, New York

                  Central Fidelity Bank, Virginia

                  Viviane Browne‑Adobe Krow Archives, California

                  St. Lawrence University, Canton, New York

                  Mountain View College, Dallas, Texas

                  The Museum, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

                  Drury College, Springfield, Missouri

                  Lock Haven University, Lock Haven, Pennsylvania

                  (Work also in over 35 private collections)


DEGREES               MFA,  Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX  1979

                                    BFA Ed,  University of Nebraska, Lincoln, NE  1973


TEACHING             Professor, Department of Art, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA  1989-2017

                                    1999 Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, College of Humanities and Fine Arts


                  George A. and Eliza Gardner Howard Foundation Fellowship,1995-96

                  Virginia Museum Professional Fellowship, 1994

                  Faculty Research Grants, University of Massachusetts, 1990 and 1991

                  Distinguished Graduate Alumni in Studio, 25th Anniversary Awards, Texas Tech, 1991      

                  Painting Prize Honorable Mention, Virginia Commission on the Arts, 1989               



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