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Carol Buchman

Born: 1959, NYC

Education: MFA 1992   School for the Arts, Boston University 

     MA Art Teacher Certification k-12

     BFA   1986   Massachusetts College of Art Boston

Other: Penland School of Crafts, Printmaking Summer Sessions

             Nova Scotia College of Art And Design in Halifax, Summer Session, 1985



2019 – Eclectic Eye Gallery, Memphis, TN  “Myths and Muses, Magical Landscapes

2014 “Thunder and Lightning, New Paintings and Etchings” Levy Gallery at the Buckman Performing Arts Center, Memphis, TN

2009   “The Art of Carol Buchman” E.K. Rudin Judaica Museum and Gallery, Great Neck, NY

2008   “Bible Belt Bagel Babe” JCC of Silicon Valley Gallery, Los Gatos, CA

2007 “Midrash, Stories Reclaimed” Fine Museum, Temple Emmanuel, San Francisco

2006 “Midrash: Stories Reclaimed” Perry Nicole Fine Art, Memphis, TN 

1994   “New Paintings” Christian Brothers University, Memphis TN

1993   “Themes: Paintings & Mixed Media” Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, Memphis, TN 

1989   “Carol Buchman: Paintings” City Hall, Scully Square Gallery, Boston, MA

1986   “Paintings and a Book” Newton Free Library, Newton, MA 

1985   “Cars and Other People” Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, MA 

1984   “Carol Buchman” Harvard Graduate School of Education, Gutman Library, Cambridge, MA



2018 -  Arts Council Memphis –  Group Show

2017 Memphis Jewish Home, Shadow and Light, Midrash 2 


2016  "Tiny Show"  Jay Etkin Gallery Memphis

2016   “Trees of Life – A Contemporary Take on Superstition Symbols and Mysticisim in Todays Jewish Worlds” Abrazo Interno Gallery, Clemente Cultural Center, NYC NY

2015   “A View From the Train” Roy Tamboli and Carol Buchman, Germantown Performing Arts Center, Memphis, TN

2014   Jay Etkin Gallery, Cooper Young Invitational, Memphis TN

2013   “Invitational Show, River Arts Festival” Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects, Memphis, TN

2011   “Song of the Land” HUC Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010   “Abstract Thinking “ 4 Artists at Mary Tomas Gallery, Dallas, TX

2010 “Carol and Carol” Paintings and Sculpture   Shainberg Gallery, Memphis, TN

2009   “Like Water On Rock” Traveling exhibition, Southern CA. (Platt/Borstein Galleries, Finegood Art Gallery, Gotthelf Art Gallery) Juror, Barbara Gilbert from Skirball Museum

2009   Birdhouse Gallery, Memphis TN

2008 “Five Books of Moses” Tychman Shapiro Gallery, Juried Show, Minneapolis, MN 

2008   Nathan Rosen Museum Gallery, Boca Raton, Florida. Juror, W.Rod Faulds

2008   Temple Arts Festival, National Arts Fair, Nashville, TN, Purchase Award, Tennessee State Museum

2008   Group Show, Perry Nicole Fine Art, Memphis TN

2007 “Sukkat Shalom” CRC Gallery, St. Louis, 1sst place Juror’s choice

2007 “Words Within,” Columbia University, NYC, (travels to Boston University) Juror: Laura Krugor

2006 “Fun and Games,” Perry Nicole Fine Art, Memphis TN

2006   “Art by Us” Adler Museum, Memphis TN Juried by Kawin Feldman, Dir. Brooks Museum

2006 “The Red Show,” Perry Nicole Fine Art, Memphis, TN

2004 “Small Works Show”, ”Perry Nicole Fine Art, Memphis, TN

2002   “Four Artists,” Jay Etkin Gallery, Memphis, TN

2001   “The Art of the Book” Memphis Brooks Museum, Memphis, TN

2001   “GSL Artists” at Askew, Nixon, Ferguson,Architects, Memphis TN

2000/1998/1993   “Mid South ” Memphis Brooks Museum, Memphis, TN Patty Bladen, Juror

1999   “A Family Affair” Christian Brothers University Gallery, Memphis TN

1996 “Carol Buchman, Carol DeForest, Jamie Nobles,” Askew, Nixon, Ferguson Architects, Memphis, TN

1994   “Carol Buchman and Roy Tamboli,” Shainberg Gallery, Memphis, TN

1991   University Place Gallery, Cambridge Bank and Trust, Cambridge, MA

1991 “Four Artists” Piano Factory Gallery, Boston, MA 

1991   “Second Chance Target Gallery, (1st prize) Alexandria, VA”

1989   Boston Society of Architects/Cambridge Art Assoc., Cambridge, MA

1988 “Cambridge at the Fed 2”, Federal Reserve Bank, Boston, MA

1987   Provincetown Art Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

1986   Boston Center for the Arts, Cyclorama Gallery, Boston, MA



*Memphis Movable Art Collection *Spence and Becky Wilson Baptist Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN,   *Memphis TN   Lebonheur Children’s Hospital, Memphis, TN,   **Women’s Foundation, Memphis, Portrait of Mary Shainberg   **Public Facilities Dept., Boston, MA  * All-Right Parking, Boston, MA   *Boston 1st Night, Boston, MA   *MCI Memphis, TN.*The Madison Hotel, Memphis TN   *Hotel Canto Del Viento, Tilcara, Argentina   *Gibson Guitar Museum, Memphis, TN   *Temple Israel, Memphis TN   *Memphis Animal Shelter, Memphis TN   *Grace St. Luke’s School, Memphis TN   *Child Advocacy Center, Memphis TN   *St. John’s Methodist Church, Memphis TN  “Dobbins Family, NY, NY   *Richards Family, Memphis TN   *The Livesay Family, Memphis TN   *The Loren Family, New Rochelle,   *The Norcross Family, Memphis, TN *Tucker-Jefferson Neighborhood Assoc. , Memphis, TN   *Rozelle School for the Creative & Performing Arts, Memphis, TN 



2016   National Council of Jewish Women of Australia Ltd. Volume 93, October 

2014 Women's Foundation Memphis, Legends Awards Book

2010   Voices of Conservative/MasoritiJudaism, Cover art and Article “Do Jewish Artists Make Jewish Art”

2009  Parabola Magazine, Spring Issue, myths, rituals, symbols, and arts of the world's spiritual traditions.

2009   Sh’ma, a Literary, Artistic and Cultural Journal 

2009   Like Water On A Rock Exhibit catalogue

2008   Voices of Conservative/Masorti Judaism

2008   Jewish Scene Magazine of Northern California for “Borsht Belt to Bible Belt Show” 2008    Jewish Scene Magazine, of the Mid-South Interview for Nashville Show and Cover Art

2007   Words Within Catalogue, Columbia University/ Kraft Center, curator - Laura Kruger

2007   Memphis Flyer Article for Memphis Animal Shelter Mural by Michael Finger

2006   Cover Photo and Article, Memphis Jewish Journal, by Susan Neiman

2006   Review, Memphis Flyer, Carol Knowles for Midrash Show at Perry Nicole

2006    Memphis Commercial Appeal, full page profile/article for Midrash show, by Emily Kepplinger

2006   Review, Memphis Flyer, Carol Knowles for the Red Show

2006   Review, Commercial Appeal, Frederick Koeppel for the Red Show

2004   Review, Memphis Flyer, Carol Knowles, for Cigar Box Paintings at Perry Nicole, Memphis, TN

2002   Memphis Magazine for Tucker-Jefferson Neighborhood Sculpture /Signs

1999   Commercial Appeal Sunday picks article for 1st Place winner, Brooks Museum Mid South Show

1999   Commercial Appeal, on Mural at Hatley’s Garage, Memphis, TN

1999, 1994 & 1993 Brooks Museum, picture pick for Educator’s show

1991   San Francisco Chronicle & “Eye Wash” “2nd Chance” Alexandria, VA

1991   South End News review of Piano Factory Show

1989   Art New England - Review of Art and Architecture Show

1987   Boston Globe and NBC TV for Mural at Boston’s 1st Night

1986   The Boston Globe review of Cyclorama Show, by Christine Temin



2016   National Council of Jewish Women of Australia Ltd. Volume 93, October

Women’s Foundation, Memphis

Women of Reform Judaism greeting card selection

The Humanist Magazine

The London Institute of Psychoanalysis

Boston Behavioral Medicine, Webpage

Conservative Judaism Magazine, Featured Artist, Fall 2008

Jewcy Featured Artist, June 08

The Essence Newsletter 2007

Explore Faith website 

Memphis Jewish Federation Annual Report 2006

Eldridge Street Project Newsletter 2005



2019 - Purchase Award, Memphis Movable Collection, two paintings

2008 - Purchase award, Tennessee State Museum

2007 - 1st place for “Shabbat for Jenny” in Sukkat Shalom Show,  St. Louis, MO

2007 – Sacred Art Show, Memphis TN , Rector’s choice

1999 - Recipient of  “Making a Difference Grant” for Mural at Hatley’s  Garage, Memphis, TN

1999 - Memphis Brooks Museum, Mid South Art Teachers, 1st Place

1991   Juror’s Award for “ArtCity” in “Second Chance” Target Gallery Show, Alexandria,



Fine Museum at Temple Emmanuel San Francisco

Rudin Museum at Temple Beth-El Great Neck, NY

JCC, Silicon Valley, CA

Limmud Los Angelos

Perry Nicole Gallery, Memphis

NCJW Memphis

AIA, Conversations and Cocktails Memphis

Askew Nixon Ferguson Architects Memphis

Memphis Jewish High School Memphis

Beth Shalom Synagogue, Memphis

Anshei Sphard Memphis

Facing History, Memphis, TN

Temple Israel, Memphis

Shainberg Gallery, JCC Memphis

Hillel Memphis



photo, video and performance collaborations with sculptor Roy Tamboli, in various locations in Brazil, Argentina and Chile


TEACHING - Art Teacher Certification k-12 1992, SFA, Boston University

Grace St. Luke’s Episcopal School k-4   1997-present

Rozelle School For the Performing Arts k-6th 1992-1997

Tanglewood Summer Arts Program for children 1992, Lenox, MA



Assistant to the Director - Polaroid Clarence Kennedy Gallery, Cambridge, MA1988-1990

Assistant to the Director Cambridge Art Association, Cambridge, MA 1986 - 1988