Walter Us

14 Rolling Hill Court East
Sag Harbor, NY  11963
h.    631.725.2497

  1. c.   631.702.0326

valtaus@verizon.net

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2008     Walk Tall Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2007     Walk Tall Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2006     Botanica Gallery, Bozeman, MT

2004     Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2004     Holter Museum, Helena, MT

2001     Botanica Gallery, Bozeman, MT

2001    Edge Media, “Allegorical Landscapes”, Sag Harbor, NY

1999    Creiger and Dane Gallery, Boston, MA

1993    Chapel Gallery, Newton, MA

1984    The Harcus Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA

1984    Bess Cutler Gallery, New York, NY

1978    Harvard Law Library, Cambridge, MA.

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2007    Jamesport Manor House, Jamesport, NY

2006-07    “Mostly Local Landscapes” Grenning Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY

2005-06    “Holiday Show” Boston Museum School Fine Arts Gallery, Boston, MA

2005    “Imaginary Landscapes” Permanent CollectionDeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA

2005    Hampton Road Gallery, Southampton, NY

2004    “Imaginary Landscapes” Permanent CollectionDeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA

2003    “Spring Preview” Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2002    “Salon Show” Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

2002    “Imaginary Landscapes” DeCordova Museum,

Lincoln, MA

2001    “Group Show” Virginia Lynch Gallery, Tiverton, RI

2001    “Evocations” Nabi Gallery, Sag Harbor, NY

1997    Clayton Liberatore Gallery, Bridgehampton, NY

1995    “Gallery Artists” Creiger and Dane Gallery, Boston, MA

1994    “Group Show” Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

1992    “Gallery Artists” The Harcus Gallery, Boston, MA

1989    “Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture” Berkshire Museum of Art Pittsfield, MA

“Common Roots, Diverse Objects” Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA

1986    “Thanks for the Memories” The Harcus Gallery,

Boston, MA

1985    “Art of the State” The Federal Reserve Bank, Boston,

MA

“New Work” Bess Cutler Gallery, New York, NY

“The School of the Museum of Fine Arts Alumni;

Present and Future”

The Harcus Gallery, Boston, MA

“Personal Imagery; A Return to the Inquiry of the

Self”

Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA.

“Group Show” Berkshire Artisan Community Center,

Pittsfield, MA 1984    “The Figure Again; New

Painting and Sculpture” Currier Gallery,

Concord, NH

1983    “Boston Now” Institute of Contemporary Art,

Boston, MA

“Private Lives” Gallery Eleven, Tufts University,

Medford, MA

“Triennial” Brockton Museum of Art, Brockton, MA

1982    “Works on Paper” Cutler Stavaridis Gallery, Boston,

MA

“Art Institute of Boston” Boston City Hall, Boston, MA

“Group Show” Alpha Gallery, Boston, MA

“Traveling Fellowship” School of the Museum of Fine

Arts, Boston, MA

1981    “Faculty Exhibit” University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

“Faculty Exhibit” Art Institute of Boston, Boston, MA

1980    “MFA Exhibit” Museum of Fine Arts, RISD, Rhode

Island

AWARDS

2007    Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, NY

2000    MacDowell Colony, Residence Grant, Peterborough, NH

2000    Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant, New York, NY

1995    Blanche E. Coleman Foundation Grant, Boston, MA

1990    Blanche E. Coleman Foundation Grant, Boston, MA

1987    MacDowell Colony, Residence Grant. Peterborough, NH

1986    The Artists Foundation, Finals, Boston, MA

1984    The Artists Foundation, Fellowship Grant, Boston, Mass,

1982    Traveling Fellowship, School of the Museum of Fine

Arts, Boston, MA

79-80    Teaching Fellowship in Advanced Drawing, RISD,

Providence, RI

66-71    Longstreth Scholarship Award

Education Opportunity Grant

Elizabeth Bartol Scholarship

Clough Scholarship Fund

Silvermine Guild Award, Silvermine College of Art,

New Canaan, CT.

EDUCATION

1980MFA, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

1972BFA, Tufts University, Medford, MA

1971Diploma, School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA

1966Silvermine College of Art, New Canaan, CT.

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

Eric Ernst, Art Review, Southampton Press July 11, 2007

Laura Donnelly, “Capturing the Soul of the Landscape” East Hampton Star, June 5, 2007

Annette Hinkle, “Personal Painting” Sag Harbor Express, August 2006

Amanda Frazier, “Tactile Landscape Painter” East Hampton Star, April 2002

Annette Hinkle, “Sag Harbor Artist Captures the Expanses of the Mind” Sag Harbor Express, May 2001

Helen A. Harrison “Art Reviews” New York Times, 2000

Lasse Antonsen, “Personal Imagery”  (Exhibition catalogue) Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA

Louisa Woodville, “Arts” Magazine, May 1984

Gillian Levine, Interview, “Boston Now” Institute of Contemporary Art,

(Exhibition Catalogue) Boston, MA 1984

Christine Temin, Boston, Globe, May 1984

Nancy Stapen, “Critics Tip” Boston Globe, 1992

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

Holter Museum, Helena, MT

Richard Solomon, New York, NY

Hale and Door Law Firm, Boston

Donald and Jean Stanton, Boston

Boston Public Library

DeCordova Museum

Meditech, Boston, MA

Portia Harcus, Boston, MA

Gerald Rappaport, Boston, MA

Fidelity Trust, Boston MA

Analysis Group, Chicago, IL

General Electric Corp.