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SOLO  and TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2014 Arden Gallery, Boston, Mass., Reflections and Shadows
2013 Arden Gallery, Boston, Mass., The Resonance of Time
2012 R&F Handmade Paints, Kingston, New York, Of Cabbages and Queens
Bing Arts Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, Geometric Bricolage: Found
Materials 
Transformed
2011 Arden Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, New Work
2009 Artspace, Maynard, Massachusetts, Physical Geography: Explorations in
     Rich Surfaces, Two-person show with Lynette Haggard
2007 KW Home, Easthampton, Massachusetts, Abstract Works
2006 Ktwo Noho, Northampton, Massachusetts, Oil and Encaustic Paintings
Gallery 241, Northampton, Massachusetts, Works on Paper
2005 Ktwo Noho, Northampton, Massachusetts, Works on Paper
2004 Battelle Harding Gallery, Greenfield, Massachusetts, Oil Paintings
2003 Battelle Harding Gallery, Greenfield, Massachusetts, Mosaic Wall Art
1999 The Schoolhouse Center, Provincetown, Massachusetts
1997 Provincetown Art Association & Museum, Provincetown, Massachusetts
Rest Area
1996 Massachusetts College of Art, Alumni Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
 - Be Prepared
NE Biolabs, Beverly, MA 
1994 The Cambridge Center Gallery, Cambridge, Massachusetts, UrbanNATURE     
1993 The Children's Museum, Recycle Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, 
Evocative Objects                         
Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, Massachusetts - Order/Disorder
1991 Brown University, Sarah Doyle Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island, 
Mysteries of Life
        
SELECTED  GROUP  EXHIBITIONS
2017 Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, Mass., Depth Perception
Adam Peck Gallery, Provincetown, Mass., Black Tie (optional)
Kobalt Gallery, Provincetown, Mass., Alternative Facts: Layers of Wax
Castle Hill Center for the Arts, Truro, Mass., Sense of Place, Juried by Patricia Miranda
2016 Adam Peck Gallery, Provincetown, Mass., Number 10
2015   dm contemporary, New York, NY, A Few Conversations About Color
Endicott College, Beverly, Mass., Organic to Geometric: Investigations in Structure & Surface, work featured on cover of catalog
A Gallery, Provincetown, Mass., One + One
2014  Hunterdon Art Museum, Clinton, NJ, Swept Away: Translucence, Transparence, Transcendence in Contemporary Encaustic
Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, Arizona, Relative Geometries
Gallery X, Castle Hill Center for the Arts, Truro, Mass., Material Consequences
2013 Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, Mass., Swept Away: Translucence, Transparence, Transcendence in Contemporary Encaustic
Mt. Ida College, Newton, Mass., Exponential: 4 Artists Explore Infinity
Laconia Gallery, Boston, Mass., Elephant in the Room
2012 Rice Polak Gallery, Provincetown, Massachusetts, Improbable Topographies,
Art Current Gallery, Provincetown, Massachusetts, Pollination:
Beyond the Garden

Kobalt Gallery, Provincetown, Massachusetts, Confluence: Water and Light,   (Winner of Juror's Award)
Castle Hill Center for the Arts, Truro, Massachusetts, The Wax Book
Schoolhouse Gallery, Provincetown, Massachusetts,
Conference Presenters' Show
City Lights Gallery, Bridgeport, Connecticut, Wax Is A Verb
2011 Invitational sculpture show, Truro Center for the Arts at Castle Hill, Truro, Mass.
2010  Easthampton Arts Council, Easthampton, Mass.,  Pleasant Street Industrious    
Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, Arizona, Encaustic Invitational 5
 Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, Massachusetts, Wax Libris II
 Fairfield Arts Council, Fairfield, Connecticut, NEW@FAC
2009  Art Complex Museum, Duxbury, MA – Ancient Medium, N.E.W. Terrain
Saco Museum, Saco, ME – Heat Stroke – Juror Katherine French
Emily Harvey Foundation Gallery, NY, NY – A Book About Death
2008  River Tree Center for the Arts, Kennebunk, ME – In Flat Fields  
Mill Brook Gallery & Sculpture Gardens, Concord, NH – Wax-It ‘08
The Diptych Project - Whitney Art Works, Portland, Maine and
Brian Marki Gallery, Portland, Oregon
 Second Annual Encaustic Conference at Montserrat, Beverly, Massachusetts  
 A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY – Wish You Were Here
 Grubbs Gallery, Williston Northampton School, Easthampton, Massachusetts
Traveling Women
Nashawannuck Gallery, Easthampton, Massachusetts – Six in Wax  
(organized by Nancy Natale)
2007 Nashawannuck Gallery, Easthampton, Massachusetts – Little Women
Galletly Gallery, New Hampton School, New Hampton, NH, NEW: Encaustic II
2005-6  Young & Constantin Gallery, Wilmington, Vermont
2005 Isolte’ Gallery, Provincetown, Massachusetts
2003-4 Battelle Harding Gallery, Greenfield, Massachusetts
2002 The Art Bank, Shelburne Falls, MA – Off the Bed: Quilts Not For Sleeping
2001  Ariel Jones Gallery, Turners Falls, Massachusetts
2000 Newport Library Arts Center, Newport, New Hampshire - Turning the Page:  
A Celebration of Artist Made Books
1999 Starr Gallery, Newton Center, Massachusetts - The Power to Enchant:  
Amulets & Talismans
1997 Bernard Toale Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts - In Dialogue: New England  
Women and Photography
 Nathan Cummings Foundation, New York, NY - Factory Reconsidered: 
Four Artists
1996-7 University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, Colorado (and other locations), Shape-shifting: Transformations in the Art of the Book. Traveling Exhibition
1996  A.I.R. Gallery, New York, New York - Second Biennial Exhibition
 Provincetown Art Association & Museum, Provincetown, Massachusetts - 
National Competition Exhibition (Winner of Solo Show Award)
1996  Phillips Exeter Academy, Exeter, New Hampshire - When Is a Book 
Not a Book – Four Artists Respond
1995-6 University of Rochester, Rochester, New York (and other locations). 
Stories from Her (Traveling Exhibition, Catalog and Website
1995 Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA - New England Biennial 3
 Salve Regina University, Newport, RI - The Spiritual in Art
 Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA - Printmaking at Brickbottom 3
 Tufts University Art Gallery, Aidekman Arts Center, Medford, MA - 
Reading the Image
1994-5 Brickbottom Gallery, Somerville, MA- Grant Award Winners
of the 
Somerville Arts Council
1994  Boston Center for the Arts, Boston, Massachusetts - The Studio Show
 Rugg Road Gallery, Somerville, Massachusetts - Books as Art

EDUCATION 
Massachusetts College of Art, Boston - B.F.A., With Distinction, Painting Major
University of Massachusetts, Boston - B.A., English Literature Major

CURATORIAL and PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2017 Executive Editor of ProWax Journal, a quarterly online publication for professional artists working in the medium of encaustic, prowaxjournal
Presenter at 11th Annual Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, Mass.
2016 Panel Moderator at 10th Annual Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, Mass.
2015-2016  Featured Articles Editor for ProWax Journal,, prowaxjournal.com
2015-2011 Presenter and workshop teacher at Annual Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, Mass.
2014 Co-Curator of Material Consequences, Gallery X, Castle Hill Center for the Arts, Truro, Mass.
2013  Workshop teacher at 7th Annual Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, Mass.
2012 Visiting artist and workshop teacher at R&F Paints, Kingston, NY.
2011  Panelist and workshop teacher, 5th International Encaustic Conference, Provincetown, Mass.
2010-17   Guest artist presenting and demonstrating encaustic painting, Materials
of Art seminar, Smith College, Northampton, MA
2009-10  Presenter, International Encaustic Conference, Beverly and Provincetown, MA
2007-10  New England Wax, Co-Chair, Website Coordinator of website and 
Project Manager, The Diptych Project
2001-06     Ashfield Cultural Council, Secretary for three years, Chair for one
2000  The Somerville Museum, Somerville, MA - Exhibition coordinator for 
Discovering a Neighborhood: Malvern Avenue Present and Past
1998-99   Somerville Arts Council, Somerville, MA - Project Manager of Creating Eden:
                A Portrait of an American City Through Its Gardens,  exhibition and catalog
                of photographs and oral histories
1997        The Somerville Museum, Somerville, MA - Co-Organizer of Exhibition and Lecture Series:  Lifting the Veil - Remembering the Burning
of The 
Ursuline Convent 
1996         The Copley Society, Boston, Massachusetts- Guest Curator and Juror for 
Work by Women Members, in conjunction with the Women's Caucus for
Art National  Convention
1995-00    Somerville Arts Council, Grants Panelist  
1994        The Somerville Museum, Somerville, Massachusetts - Organizer of 
Exhibition and Lecture Series: Digging Up a Buried River
 
GRANTS AND AWARDS
2011 Artist's Resource Trust, a fund of the Berkshire Community Foundation, 
Sheffield, Mass., Individual Support Grant
1997        Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, South Hadley,  Mass., Project 
Support for Lifting the Veil at the Somerville Museum
                 LEF Foundation, Cambridge, Massachusetts - Project Support for
Lifting the Veil at the Somerville Museum
1995-6     The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, Inc., New York, New York - Grant
1995         The Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz, New York - Residency
1994         Massachusetts Foundation for the Humanities, South Hadley, Mass.,
 Project Support for Digging Up a Buried River at the Somerville Museum
1994         Somerville Community Access Television, Somerville, Mass., 
“Producer of the Year"
Arts Lottery Grants from the Somerville Arts Council: 1994-1997

 
EXHIBITION CATALOGUES/ARTICLES
 
Depth Perception, catalog of the exhibition at Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, Mass.. May-June 2017, 

Material Consequences, catalog of the exhibition at Gallery X, Castle Hill Center for the Arts, Truro, Mass., June 2014, 36 pp.
 
Swept Away: Translucence, Transparence, Transcendence in Contempory Encaustic, catalog of the exhibition at the Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, Mass., May 18-June 23, 2013.
 
Gesture and Geometry in Material Exploration by Binnie Birstein and Nancy Natale, 
June 2013, 40 pp.
 
The Elephant in the Room - Contemporary Encaustic Works, a catalog of the exhibition at Laconia Gallery, Boston, Mass., curated by Linda Cordner and James Hull, May 30-June 30, 2013.
 
NANCY NATALE: The Running Stitch Series, A catalog of the series, July 2011, 20 pp., illus. 1st edition; May 2012 2nd edition
 
Encaustic Works 2012, published by R&F Handmade Paints, May 2012
 
Encaustic Arts Magazine, premier issue, June 2011, Taking An Aesthetic Leap: How I Got From Here to There, pp. 14-16, www.EAINM.com
 
Surface Design Journal, Affinities: Fiber and Wax, Winter 2010, Joanne Mattera, pp. 38-40
 
The Diptych Project: A Collaboration in Wax, A catalog of the project compiled by Nancy Natale, blurb.com, May 2008, 56 pp., illus.
Creating Eden: A Portrait of an American City through its Gardens, Introduction to the written portraits and first exhibition, Somerville Arts Council, Somerville, MA, 1999.
Natale, Nancy and Nancy Lusignan Schultz, Ph.D., ed., Lifting the Veil - Remembering the Burning of the Ursuline Convent, Catalogue of the Exhibition, The Somerville Museum, Somerville, Massachusetts, 1997, illus.
McCarthy, Mary and Philip Manna, Making Books by Hand, Rockport Publishers, 1997, pp. 102-103, 107, illus.
Sunday, Margaret, Shape-Shifting:  Transformations in the Art of the Book, catalog of a traveling exhibit of books from the University of Northern Colorado, 1996, pp. 23, illus.
Goldman, Natasha, "Memory and Art Making: Tracing the Rifts in Works by Women,"Stories from Her, Dina Light and Sarah E. Webb, ed., catalog of a traveling exhibition organized by Dina Light and Sarah E. Webb at the University ofRochester, 1995, pp. 6-20, illus.
 
REPRESENTATION
Arden Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, ardengallery.com
Erdreich White Fine Art, Boston, Massachusetts 


COLLECTIONS

Cape Cod Museum of Art, Dennis, Massachusetts
Bingham, Dana & Gould, Boston, Massachusetts
Boston Medical Center, Shapiro Building, Boston, Massachusetts

Brigham and Womens Hospital, Shapiro Cardiovascular Building, Boston, MA
Brigham and Womens Hospital, Foxboro, Massachusetts

Capital G Bank, Hamilton, Bermuda
Comverse Network Systems, Wakefield, Massachusetts
Cushman & Wakefield, Boston, Massachusetts
Deloitte and Touche, Boston, Massachusetts
Fidelity Investments, Boston, Massachusetts
Guaymas, Rancho Mirage, California
Goodwin, Procter LLP, Washington, DC and New York, New York
Loomis Sayles & Company, Boston, Massachusetts
Manulife Financial, Boston, Massachusetts
Hotel Monaco, New Orleans, Louisiana
Meditech, Westwood, Massachusetts
National Development Corporation, Newton, Massachusetts
New England Biolabs, Beverly, Massachusetts
Natixis Global Asset Management, Boston, Massachusetts
Nutter, McClennen & Fish, Boston, Massachusetts
Shorenstein Realty, Natick, Massachusetts
St. Joseph’s Hospital, Phoenix, Arizona
Sullivan & Cogliano, Waltham, Massachusetts
S. D. Warren Company, Boston, Massachusetts
Western Asset Management, London, England
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