About

Lori Anne Boocks lives in Maryland and earned a BFA from Old Dominion University in 1992. Her work is included in private collections in New York, Los Angeles, Dallas, Paris, and the Metro DC area, and in corporate collections in Washington, DC and Australia. 

Solo Exhibitions


2017    Discreet Objects, Artists & Makers Studios, Rockville, MD

2017    The Shape of Memories, BlackRock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD

2016    Seeking, Johns Hopkins University, Montgomery County Campus, Rockville, MD
2015    Continuum, Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Frederick MD
2013    Any Ordinary Day, Hoyt Center for the Arts, New Castle, PA
             Narratives & Numbers, Sitar Arts Center, Washington, DC
2012    Evidence, Studio Gallery, Washington, DC
2011    The Distance Between, Delaplaine Visual Arts Center, Frederick MD

Two-Person & Group Exhibitions


2018

Marksmanship, Kentlands Arts Barn, Gaithersburg, MD

2017

Camp Artscape, Center for the Arts Gallery, Towson University, MD

Emulsion, PEPCO Edison Place Gallery, Washington, DC

2015
Artomatic, Hyattsville, MD
Resident Artist Exhibition, Artists & Makers Studios, Rockville, MD

2014
Alchemical Vessels, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC
Words and Letters, The Athenaeum, Alexandria, Virginia
Things that Scare Me, The Rouse Company Foundation Gallery, Howard County Community College, Columbia, MD

2013
Mathematics, Maps, and Myths, Adah Rose Gallery, Kensington, MD and Studio 1469, Washington, DC (with Joan Belmar)
Similar Differences, MAXgallery, Baltimore, MD
Remembrance, BlackRock Center for the Arts, Germantown, MD

2012
Hickok Cole Art Night/Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC
Altered States, Studio Gallery, Washington, DC

2011
The Mysteries of Place and Space, Adah Rose Gallery, Kensington, MD (with Elizabeth Grusin-Howe)
The 9/11 Arts Project, Studio Gallery, Washington, DC
Strokes of Genius, Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis, MD
Coming Home / Lighting Out, Capitol Hill Arts League, Washington, DC
Living Gallery, Annmarie Arts Center, Solomons, MD

2010   
small boxes... some on fire, Studio Gallery, Washington, DC (with Jan Willem van der Vossen)
Lust, artdc Gallery, Hyattsvile, MD
Exposed, Mayer Fine Art, Norfolk, VA
Mind, Body & Spirit, University of Maryland University College, Adelphi, MD

2009
Members’ Group Exhibition, Studio Gallery, Washington DC
New Narratives, John Cade Fine Arts Gallery, Arnold, MD
Artomatic, Washington, DC

Corporate Collections


Marriott Marquis, Washington, DC
Monash Health, Victoria, Australia
Mark G. Anderson Consultants, Washington, DC
SK & A Structural Engineers, Washington, DC

Awards & Honors


2018    Trawick Prize Finalist

2012    Bethesda Painting Awards Semi-Finalist
2011     The Living Gallery Residency, Annmarie Arts Center, Solomons, MD
2000  Contemporary Art Center of Virginia Wine Label Competition, First Place

Education


1992     BFA, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

Press


The Town Courier, 6/14/18, Making Their Marks, M. Bono

The Washington Post, 8/11/17, The Shape of Memories, M. Jenkins

North Potomac Times, January 2017, Local Artist's Work is Abstract and Highly Personal, D. O'Keefe

The Washington Post, 5/22/14, Words and Letters at the Athenaeum, M. O'Sullivan
Washington City Paper, 4/24/14, Vessel Mania: 125 Plain White Bowls Get a Makeover, C. Cauterucci
The Youngstown News, 11/6/13, Exhibits at Hoyt Explore Nature
The Washington Post, 11/1/13, Galleries: Mathematics, Maps and Myths, M. Jenkins
The Gazette, 9/14/11,  A Beginning Space, T. Forchecz
The Frederick News-Post, 8/4/11, Germantown Artist Depicts Emotional Paths with Rope, L. LaRocca
Georgetowner, 6/09, Art Runneth Over at Artomatic, J. Blee
The Clipper (Virginian-Pilot), 11/25/01, Close-Up: Lori Boocks, S. McCaskey

 © 2018 Lori Anne Boocks