Rosetta DeBerardinis

52 O Street, N.W.
Studio No. 307
Washington, D.C. 20001 USA
(202) 803-2072 (Studio)



Vassar College


University of the District of Columbia


University of Baltimore School of Law


Rice University
London School for Social Research
Fashion Institute of Technology



Gesture: The Power of My Hand, Corner Store Arts, Washington, DC


Art and Sole, Lucinda Gallery, Baltimore, MD


Coming Home: A Collection of Works by Rosetta DeBerardinis, Corner Store Arts, Washington, DC


Divine Synergy, Capital One Financial Services, McLean, VA


Be Seated, Design Within Reach, Bethesda, MD


Works by Rosetta DeBerardinis, Marcus-Boyd Realty, Baltimore, MD


Pictures of Nothing: Abstraction Since Pollock, Ozmosis Gallery, Bethesda, MD


Works by Rosetta DeBerardinis, Sprint/Nextel Corporation, Reston, VA


Eames, Design Within Reach, Bethesda, MD


Affordable Originals, Politics and Prose, Washington, DC


The Color of Art, The Artist’s Museum, Washington, DC



Art of Legacy, Closed Monday Productions: Marsha Ralls Curator, Washington, DC


8th Off the Wall Fundraiser, Masur Museum of Art, Monroe, LA


28th International Invitational Salon of Small Works, Kurtztown, PA


We So Believe in Freedom, Pepco Edison Gallery, Washington, DC; catalog


Vernon Filley Museum of Art Gift Shop, Pratt, KS


Points of Departure: An Exhibition Without Borders, John Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, WI


Absolutely Abstract, Philadelphia Sketch Club, Philadelphia, PA; Jurors, Lois Schlachter and Charles Kalick, Chairs Of Painting at Philadelphia Academy of Fine Arts and Liz Osborne, noted abstract painter.


Pinnacle National Juried Competition, Foster Tanner Fine Arts Gallery, Florida A&M University, Tallahassee, FL; Juror: Zoe Charlton, Chair, Art Department, American University, WDC.


New Power Generation, Hampton University Museum, Hampton, VA; Jurors: Dr. Stella Jones, Stella Jones Gallery &
Dr. Alvia Wardlaw, Professor of Art History at Texas Southern University


I Breathe With You, Augusta Savage Gallery, University of Massachusetts-Amherst, Amherst, MA


Art in Motion, The Mansion at Strathmore, Rockville, MD


Hands Up Don’t Shoot-Her, United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities, Minneapolis, MN


FY16 Artist Fellowship Program-Visual Arts, DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities, Washington, DC


IAM Pocket Sized, Islip Museum of Art, Islip, NY; Rhonda Cooper, Dir. University Art Gallery- Stony Brook University, curator; catalog


RESPOND, Smack Mellon Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Small Works, Pleiades Gallery of Contemporary Art, New York, NY


Artists for Soup, Vassar College, Pougkeepsie, NY


Just Add Water, Kirkland Art Center w/Golden Artist Colors, Clinton, New York


The Know Art Project, Slippery Rock University, Slippery Rock, PA


Chasing Down the Pour, George Washington University, Washington, DC; catalog essay by Miriam Grotte-Jacobs, PhD.


Art at the Noyes, Noyes Museum of Art at Stockton College, Atlantic City, NJ


Alchemical Vessels, Joan Hisaoka Healing Arts Gallery, Washington, DC; catalog


Art Romp, Anacostia Arts Center, Washington, DC (also ’04-’06)


Off the Wall, The Center for Contemporary Art, Bedminister, NJ


The Personal is Political, Koehnline Museum of Art, Des Plaines, IL; catalog

Women’s Day Festival, Museum of Latin-American Art, Venice Beach, CA


Drawing Connections, Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy; catalog

Articulation, Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC


Continued Influence of Black Mountain College, Black Mountain Museum, Black Mountain, NC


Autumn Equinox, Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC


Trees of Life, Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC


Travecca’s Celebration of the Arts, Travecca Nazarene University, Nashville, TN


Studio Residency Exhibition, School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD; catalog and essay by Doreen Bolger, Dir. of the Baltimore Museum of Art

Self Portrait, The Yaroslavi Art Museum, Yaroslavi, Russia

Reclaiming Hearts, Asssociation de Mujeres Artistas, Madrid, Spain

Gardens, The Francoise Giroud Library of Castines, Castines, France

Out of Order, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD

Singular Sensations, Columbia Arts Center, Columbia, MD


Empty the Fridge, Field Mansion, East Hampton, NY


Ben Franklin, Gallery 321, Baltimore, MD


Art Anonymous, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC

Art Bridges, The Dallas Women’s Museum, Dallas, TX; catalog

The Gala, African-American Museum of Dallas, Dallas, TX

Wish You Were Here, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY


The One Word Project, The Arts Club of Washington, Washington, DC; book

Contemporary Color-Contemporary Artists and the Color School Legacy, Montpelier Arts Center, Laurel, MD; curated by artist, Sam Gilliam


Reincarnations, Zenith Gallery, Washington, DC

Convergence, Marlboro Gallery, Laurel, MD; Norman Parrish, Director of Parrish Gallery, juror


Seeing Red, Ozmosis Gallery, Bethesda, MD


Behind the Veil, Ozmosis Gallery, Bethesda, MD


Gallery Artists, Gallery G, Alexandria, VA

Members Show, MOCA DC, Washington, DC

1460 Wall Mountables, DC Art Center, Washington, DC

Small Works, New Arts Program, Kurtztown, PA


Flower Show, Women’s Democratic Club, Washington, DC


International Museum of Postmodern Ceramics, City Museum of Varazdin, Croatia; catalog


A Tribute to All Things Magical, Del Ray Arts Center, Alexandria, VA



The Connective Project: 150 Anniversary Prospect Park, Brooklyn, NY


Art on Call, Department of Tourism, Washington, DC; Commission


Row House Project, Historic Main Street, Baltimore, MD; Commission


Tile Installation, Chiang Hai International Airport, Beijing China; Juried


Tile Installation, Kanoria Centre for the Arts, Ahmedabad, India; Juried


A Ticket to the Past, Verizon Center, Washington, DC; Commission



“Celebrating the Genius of Women”: Recognition Award, Women in the Arts, Inc.


DC Art Bank Collection Grant, DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities


DC Art Bank Collection Grant, DC Commission on the Arts and Humanities


Residency, Zenith Community Art Center, Washington, DC


Residency, School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD


Liquitex Artist of the Month (January) Award


Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center, NC

Office of Veterans Affairs, WDC

Chiang Hai International Airport, Beijing, China

Office on Returning Citizen Affairs, WDC

DC Art Bank Collection, WDC

DC Department of Tourism, WDC

Kanoria Center for the Arts, Ahmedabad, India

Judith A. Hoffberg Archive, CA

Marriott Marquis, DC Hotel

Maryville University, MO

Modesto Museum, CA

PNC Bank , VA

Park Towne Place, PA

Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy

The Sketchbook Project, NYC

University of California, CA

Verizon Center, WDC

Ontological Museum, NM


F. Lennox Campello, 100 Artists of Washington, DC, Schiffer Press, 2011; p 68-69

J.T. Kirkland, Thinking About Art; The One Word Project, 2006; p 31-32

Stephen Thrasher, “RESPOND; Artists Offer Bold, Urgent Take on #blacklivesmatter”, The Guardian, Jan. 20, 2015; p.12

Holland Cotter, “Raging at Racism, From Streets to Galleries…”, The New York Times, Jan. 22, 2015; 1L41

Najee Dorsey, “Studio Visit: Rosetta DeBerardinis”, Black Art in America, Dec. 2013; http://bia-studio-visits-rosettadeberardinis

Katherine Boyle, “Charity Event Gets Global Reach”, The Washington Post, March 25, 2012; p. E-5, Featured drawing

Emily Lyons, “breaking the mold”, Washington Spaces magazine, Summer 2009; p.47

Editor, “Interview with Rosetta DeBerardinis”, Radar magazine, June 2009;

Ann Wiker, “Hello, I’m Rosetta DeBerardinis”, SoBo Voice, Nov. 2008; p. 6-9

Stephanie Samuel, “Exhibit looks at the past… future of color field art”, The Prince George’s Sentinel, Apr. 25, 2007; p.1 & 5

Calendar Editor, “Pick of the Week”, Richmond Times Dispatch; May 20, 2007; H6, Featured painting

Editor, “Action Painter: Rosetta DeBerardinis”, Contemporary Art Gallery magazine, Jan. 19, 2007; pp.1-3;

Editor, “Abstract Expressionism”, Community Art News, Apr. 2006; p.1

Jim Magner, “Artist Profile: Rosetta DeBerardinis”, Hill Rag, June 2005; p.90 -91



Juror, Studio Program, Torpedo Factory, Alexandria, VA


Guest Instructor, Luce Foundation Center; Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC


Working Artist, Golden Artist Colors, New Berlin, NY


Visiting Artist, Pine Crest Elementary School, Silver Spring, MD


Instructor/Course Designer, Beyond the Easel, Washington, DC/MD/VA


Contributing Writer, D.C Art News Blog, Washington, DC


Bethesda Artwalk Tour Guide, Bethesda Urban Partnership, Bethesda, MD


47th Corcoran Biennale Volunteer, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC


D.C. Art Tour Guide, Department of Tourism, Washington, DC


© 2011 Rosetta DeBerardinis.