News + Exhibitions

Mimi Barclay Johnson news and exhibitions: Now serving on The Philadelphia Water Color Society’s Board of Directors, I very much enjoy working with these talented and dedicated PWCS members.  Below is where my art is being exhibited, sold, auctioned.  Be sure to scroll down to see which galleries have my work.

Current Shows

Penn Med Radnor – Fall Show – September 6-December 6, 2014
250 King of Prussia Road, Radnor, PA19087
Delaware Valley Art League Board invitational – Open to public.

Schuylkill River Heritage Area Art Show – Sept 16 through October 17, 2014
Montgomery County Community College, West Campus Gallery, 16 West High Street, Pottstown, PA
Juried Show juried by Lisa Tremper Hanover, Director of the Michener Museum in Doylestown.  Open to public.

Bryn Mawr Medical Arts Pavilion, Bryn Mawr PA – Aug 2-Nov 1, 2014
on 3rd and 4th Floors of new medical building across street from Warden Lobby entrance to hospital.  Invitational show with Delaware Valley Art League – Open to public.

 Artists Circle Fall mini art $100 show – November 21 & 22, 2014
Any framed work of art is $100.  Bin art as priced.

The Great Frame Up, Wayne, PA – Month of November 2014
November 7 – First Friday Reception for invitational solo show 

Anticipated Shows

Camphill Soltane  – April 2015
224 Nantmeal Rd, Glenmoore, PA 19343
annual fundraising Auction

John J. Audubon Center at Mill Grove – April  2015
1201 Paulings Road, Audubon, PA
Juried show – “Drawn from Nature”
Reception & Awards Ceremony:  Friday, April 11 from 5:00-8:00 pm

Devon Horse Show Art Gallery – end May into June, 2015
23 Dorset Rd, Devon-Berwyn, PA 19333 (off Lancaster Pike-Route 30)
Art Gallery is on the horse show grounds.
Artist participation by invitation.  More fun foxes by Mimi.

Beaumont in Bryn Mawr – October and November  2015
Invitational show “Maine and Beyond

New Paintings at the Galleries below
– stop in and see Mimi’s latest works at:

Frogtowne Artisan Creations – 1990 Ridge Road (Route 23), Pottstown, PA 19465
(across Ridge Road from the entrance to St. Peter’s Village)

Franciska Needham – 32 Water Street, Damariscotta, ME 04543

Recent Happenings:

PWCS Board Members Plein Air June at Barnes Arboretum in Merion, PA

Gibraltar Garden-June White Roseswon Award at Reflections of Radnor,
Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA

Bay Fog New owner Marge receives “Bay Fog” from artist Mimi Barclay Johnson.

Chickens Near Barn” won the James & Agnes Sullivan Award for Watercolors at the International Juried Art Ability Exhibition.
Sunflowers-Viridian Leaves”  was given the “Merit Award” by Neil Driebelbis, Juror of Selection and Awards for Delaware Valley Art League (DVAL) Winter Show.  Mr. Driebelbis’s Juror comments were:  “Well handled medium – painterly expression.”
Italian Market-Salad Shopping won the Great Frame Up Award in the Expressions of Radnor Exhibition at Wayne Art Center.
Cuttalossa Creek in Winter won 3rd prize in oils at CAC, Wallingford, PA.

Older News:
Mimi Barclay Johnson became one of 37 artists from across America selected in December 2010 to paint portraits of children in a home in Boston.  She is also one of a select number of national artists juried into the current Healing Arts Works Project at Coopers University Hospital in NJ with her work, “Bougainvillea Blooming-Mykonos (Greece).” Mimi’s “Lollipop Fairies” is at Children’s Hospital in Philadelphia also through Healing Arts Works.