John Thompson


John Thompson
John founded and maintains a studio and print shop in the Lincoln Arts Building in Waltham, MA and a painting studio in Washington, CT. He teaches printmaking at Massachusetts College of Art and Design and leads an annual trip to China for MassArt students. John has conducted workshops with Danforth Arts, Framingham, MA; The Washington Art Association, Washington, CT and others in the region. He works with Master Printer Peter Pettingill at Wingate Studio in Hinsdale, NH. Current and recent showings include: Childs Gallery, Boston, MA; Webster and Company, Boston, MA; Coleman Fine Arts, Charleston, SC; Washington Art Association, Washington, CT; Urban Oasis Giveaway, HGTV, Boston, MA; Benke-Doughty Gallery, Wasthingon, CT; Danforth Art- Off the Wall, Framingham, MA; Massachusetts College of Art and Design, Boston, MA - Live in the MassArt Auction and other events; Boston Printmakers, Boston, MA; Arsenal Center for the Arts, Watertown, MA; Dual Action - Wellesley College, Wellesley, MA; Thompson Gallery at the Cambridge School of Weston, Weston, MA; Aids Benefit Invitational, Barbara Krakow Gallery, Boston, MA; Sunshine Museum, Beijing, China; President's Invitational at Bentley College, Waltham, MA; Vitale, Caturano &Co, Charleston, MA; Two Lines Gallery, Beijing, China; Spaulding Rehabilitation Center, Boston, MA; and many others group shows around the country and internationally. His work is in numerous public and private collections throughout the United States and in locations internationally. John holds degrees from Syracuse University (BFA), University of Wisconsin-Madison (MA), Babson College (MFA) and the Massachusetts College of Art and Design (MFA). John serves on several boards of art and educational institutions.,h_400,c_fill/dui9l0a0r3neq6e6kgo0.jpg