Solo Exhibitions

"Equal and Opposing"
Soprafina Gallery, Boston, MA, 2014

"Before, During and After"
Carver Hill Gallery, Rockland, ME, 2014


Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, 2013

"Rose Umerlik, Displacement of Form"
Alpers Fine Art, Andover, MA, 2012

Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, November 2011

"Rose Umerlik: Recent Paintings"
Susan Maasch Fine Art, Portland, ME, July 2011

"distances within us"
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, November 2010

"Intimacy of Forms"
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, November, 2009.

"Underlying Details"
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH, April 2007.

"Linear Resonance and the Echo of Form"

Chi-lin Lakes Gallery, Meredith, NH, August-September, 2006.

"Abstract Thoughts"

Bowersock Gallery, Provincetown, MA, May-June, 2006.

"Forms in Color"

The Franklin Gallery, Somersworth, NH, January, 2006.

"A Show of Marks"

The Stone Church, Newmarket, NH, September-November, 2005.

Selected Group Exhibitions


J GO Gallery, Park City, UT

“What Goes Around”
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH

“Puzzle: Putting the Pieces Together”
Water Street Gallery, Douglas, MI


"Winter Sol 2015"
JGO Gallery, Salt Lake City, Utah

"This is What Artists Look Like"
Discover Portsmouth Center, Portsmouth, NH

"Massively Small"
JGO Gallery, Park City, Utah

Two-Person Exhibit with MJ Blanchette
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH

"Electric/New Artists"
Water Street Gallery, Douglas, MI

"Art to Collect Now"
Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME


"Art to Collect Now"
Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME

Pop-Up Art Show
Heather Hearst Art Consulting LLC, Camden, ME

"Made in Paint"

Sam & Adele Golden Gallery, New Berlin, NY


December Salon
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH

Group Exhibit
Alpers Fine Art, Andover, MA

"Momentum XI"

George Marshall Gallery, York, ME


"Holiday Art Salon"
Hallway Gallery, Boston, MA

"Seed & Pulp"
3S Artspace, Portsmouth, NH
Curator, Dylan Haigh

"Five Easy Pieces"
Chi-Lin Lakes Gallery, Meredith, NH

"Momentum X"
George Marshall Gallery, York, ME

Group Exhibit
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH


“(Largely) Small Works”
Gallery 1581
Boston Graduate School of Psuchoanalysis
Boston, MA
Curator, Alpers Fine Art

"Mark Making, The Presence of Line"
Derfner Judaica Museum, Gilbert Pavilion Gallery
Riverdale, NY
Curator, Emily O'Leary


"60 Word/Min Art Critic, Lori Waxman"
Lori Waxman Performance, Group Exhibit
Space Gallery, Portland, ME
link to critique

Group Invitational
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH

"Momentum VIII"
Finalists of New Hampshire Charitable Foundation–Piscataqua
Region Artist Advancement Grant Group Exhibition
George Marshall Gallery, York, ME

"Fresh stART Exhibition"
Tinlark Gallery,Los Angeles, LA

Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH

"Sketchbook Project"
National Traveling Group Exhibition
Art House Gallery, Brooklyn, NY


"Movement Exhibition"
Group Exhibition
Lana Santorelli Gallery, New York, NY

"This I Believe"

Group Invitational
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH



Group Exhibition
Takt Kunstprojektraum Gallery, Berlin, Germany

Two-Person Exhibition

Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH

"Abstraction Exhibition"

Group Exhibition
Lana Santorelli Gallery, New York, NY.

"35th Annual Juried Competition"

Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA

"New-In Exhibition"

Group Invitational
Hun Gallery, New York, NY


"The Lakes…A Contemporary Interpretation"

Group Invitational
Chi-lin Lakes Gallery, Meredith, NH

"Painting Abstract"

Two-Person Exhibition
Bowersock Gallery, Provincetown, MA


"International 2006 in New York"

Juried Group Exhibition
Hun Gallery, New York, NY


Group Exhibition
Nahcotta Gallery, Portsmouth, NH

"Cutting Edge"
Group Exhibition
Seacoast Gallery, Portsmouth, NH

Juried Exhibition

100 Market Street, Portsmouth, NH


Exhibition of Development of Dartmouth Hitchcock Project
Chi-lin Lakes Gallery, Meredith, NH

Open Juried Exhibition

Barn Gallery,Ogunquit, ME

"scissor, paper, stone"
Group Exhibition
Chi-lin Lakes Gallery,Meredith, NH

Grants, Lectures,

Artist Residency and Fellowship
The Sam and Adele Golden Foundation℠ for the Arts, Inc., New Berlin, NY
June 2013

Finalist Grant
New Hampshire Charitable Foundation-Piscataqua
Region Artist Advancement Grant, 2009, 2011, 2012

Clowes Award
Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
Full fellowship awarded in support of a month-long residency
September, 2010

Berlin Art Now
Portsmouth Public Library, Portsmouth, NH, November, 2008
Lecture given on Contemporary Art from Berlin, Germany
Co-sponsored by the Portsmouth Public Library
Funded by the NH State Council on the Arts

Takt Kunstprojektraum Artist Residency
Takt Kunstprojektraum Gallery, Berlin, Germany, June-July 2008

ManyMini Artist Residency
The Berlin Office,Berlin, Germany, July 2008

NH Cultural Exchange Grant
NH Department of Cultural Resources & Park Street Foundation,
NH State Council on the Arts, Concord, NH, March, 2008.
Awarded in support of Takt Kunstprojektraum Artist
Residency in Berlin, Germany

Best in Show Award, "New-In Exhibition"
Hun Gallery, New York, NY, March, 2008.

Selected Permanent Collections

Dartmouth Hitchcock Cancer Center, NH
The Hebrew Home at Riverdale, NY
The Gillot Family of Reunion Island, France
Dalton Finegold, LLP, MA
Peabody Office, Boston, MA
Paul Fragala and Associates, MA
Hilda Fleisher, NH
Anne Martin, Wesleyan University, CT
Booth and Diane Hemingway, ME
Wayne and Deborah Sprague, NY
Sean and Patricia Riley, MA
Christopher Nagel, MA
MJ Blanchette and Brian Cox, ME
Susan Schretter, NJ
George Friese and David Taylor, NH
Jason & Heather Hearst, ME

Selected Bibliography

"The Canvas, Gestural Memories"
Britta Konau, Maine Home & Design
February, 2013

Studio Visit Magazine
Volume 21

Book published, 2011
Rose Umerlik

"Rose Umerlik: Histories"
Linda Chestney, Artscope Magazine
November/December 2011

"Intimacy of Forms"
Book published, 2009
Rose Umerlik

"Taking Shape"
Anne Bryant, Portsmouth Herald
November 1st, 2009
link to article

"Review, Underlying Details, Rose Umerlik"

Dustan Knight,Art New England
August/September, 2007
link to article

"International 2006 in New York"
Exhibition catalogue published 2006
Hun Gallery, New York, NY

"Abstract Thoughts, Rose Umerlik"
Kahrin Deines, Provincetown Banner
May 26th, 2006

"Fresh Paint, The Seacoast’s Emerging Artists"
Jeanne’ McCartin, Portsmouth Herald Spotlight
January 26th, 2006

"In the 'zone', Rose Umerlik finds her voice"
Jeanne’ McCartin, Portsmouth Herald
January 17th, 2006

"Dover artist Rose Umerlik makes her marks"
Ryan Alan, Foster’s Sunday Citizen
October 16th, 2005


Bachelor of Fine Arts, Syracuse University
College of Visual and Performing Arts