Martha Wakefield

Martha Wakefield is an award-winning painter and photographer.  Her work has been shown in over 75 exhibits across the country including the Fitchburg Art Museum, Wheaton College and Lasell University.  Awarded residencies include Weir Farm National Historic Site in CT, Vermont Studio Center and Orquevaux, France.  Wakefield’s work has been featured in several publications including Artscope and Watercolor Artists magazine.  And she has written many articles on artists and techniques for The Palette Magazine.  Her paintings are in numerous corporate and private collections internationally. 

Since 2012 Wakefield has been teaching art classes and intensive workshops on painting, color and creativity.  She loves empowering artists of all levels in strengthening their artistic voices.  

Wakefield is represented by Powers Gallery of Acton, MA.

Teaching at Concord Art in Fall 2023:
Seven Apples, Seven Ways
Alchemy of Color I

Shows

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2019

Wild Beauty, SheBreathes Gallery, Walpole, MA.

2016

Slips, SheBreathes Gallery, Walpole, MA.

2015

Wild Beauty, Gallery 53, Gloucester, MA.

2014

Wild Beauty, Barb Jackson Gallery, Rockport, ME.

2011

Slipping the Knot, Summer Artist Series, Rocky Neck Gallery, Gloucester, MA.

Slipping the Knot, Hope Gallery Fine Arts, Bristol, RI.

Slips, The Art Gallery of First Rugs, Acton, MA.  

SELECTED TWO & THREE PERSON SHOWS
2017

Near & Far, Artists K. Velis Turan & Martha Wakefield, Law and Water Gallery, Gloucester, MA.

2015

Detangled, Artists Joseph Fontinha, Martha Wakefield & Wendy Young, Kathryn Schultz Gallery, Cambridge, MA.