Ilana Manolson, a Canadian/American painter, printmaker and naturalist, is represented by the Jason McCoy Gallery in New York, The Cadogan Contemporary Gallery in London, and Nicola Rukaj Gallery in Toronto.  Her work has been exhibited at many galleries and museums including the Jason McCoy Gallery, the Clark Gallery, the Danforth Museum of Art, the De Cordova Museum, Fuller Museum, Boston Public Library, Endicott College, Ballin Castle Museum, Regis College, and Gordon College.  Her work is in the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts (Boston), the Berkeley Museum, the Danforth Museum, the De Cordova Museum, the Boston Public Library, the Ballin Castle Museum and numerous corporate collections.


She is a two-time winner of the Massachusetts Cultural Council Artist Fellowship for Painting  (2008-11 and 2018-21) and also received the St. Botolph Artist Grant, Boston.  Her residencies include the Banff Centre for the Arts residency where she was a Leighton Fellow, the Mass MOCA residency,  the Ballinglen Arts Foundation residency (three times), Yaddo Artist Colony, and Banff School of Fine Arts.  She received a BFA from the Rhode Island School of Design.

Installation shots
Selected Solo Exhibitions

2019.    Ilana Manolson, Cadogan Contemporary Gallery, London, UK.

2017.    Sum of, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York, NY

2016.    Fragile Season Series, Mother Brook Art Center, Dedham MA

 2015.    The Fragile Season, de Menil Gallery of Groton School, Groton MA.

2013.    Flow, Clark Gallery, Lincoln MA.

Terra Flow, Installation for permanent exhibition, Johnston Lobby, Boston Public Library, Boston, MA.

Fragile Navigations, Art Gallery at North Hill, Needham, MA.

 2010.    Stasis/Flux, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

 2009.    Untitled, Jason McCoy Gallery, New York, NY 

Toronto International Art Fair, represented by Nikola Rukaj Gallery, Toronto

Ilana Manolson: New Works, J. David Broudo Gallery of Art, Endicott College, Beverly, MA

Looking Comes First, The Gallery at Barrington Center for the Arts, Gordon College, Werham, MA

2008.    Views of Nature: the Paintings of Ilana Manolson, Endicott College

Observing the Overlooked, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

2006.    Twice Reflected, Danforth Museum, Framingham, MA

2005.    Looking Down to See the Sky, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

2004.    Atrium Gallery, WGBH, Boston, MA

2003.    Deep Diving in Shallow Water, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

2001.    Facing My Peripheral Vision, Cornelius Ayer Wood Gallery, Middlesex School, Concord, MA

2000.    Putting Down Roots, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

1996.    Unstill Life, Randall Beck Gallery, Boston, MA

1993.    The Illusion of Stability, Randall Beck Gallery, Boston, MA

1992.    Tribeca 148 Gallery, New York, NY

1991.    New Works, Randall Beck Gallery, Boston, MA

1989.    Public Privacy, Installation at City Place, Transportation Building, Boston, MA

1988     Randall Beck Gallery, Boston, MA

Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA

1986.    Randall Beck Gallery, Boston, MA

1985.    Angel Art Gallery, Toronto, Ontario

1983.    Lily Iselin Gallery, Providence, Rhode Island

1982     Sara Doyle Gallery, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island