Resume

Selected Exhibitions

Rob Pollien, Amy Pollien and Chris Jones, Artemis Gallery, Northeast Harbor, Maine, August 2015
Rob Pollien: Sketching Crows and Coastline, Grand Manan Museum, Grand Manan, NB, Canada, July 7-Sept 18, 2014
Robert Pollien, Dowling Walsh Gallery, 365 Main St. , Rockland, Maine, June 6 – 28, 2014
Naturally Drawn: Recent Works by Robert Pollien, Wendell Gilley Museum, Southwest Harbor, Maine, August 7 -October 31, 2013
Robert Pollien, Dowling Walsh Gallery, 365 Main St. , Rockland, Maine, June 1 – 24, 2012
Art in Embassies, United States Department of State, Maseru, Lesotho, 2012
Featured Artist: Robert Pollien, Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, Maine, 2011
MARC @ 20, the Monhegan Artists’ Residency Corp, Monhegan, Maine, 2010
Featured Artist: Robert Pollien, Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, Maine, 2010
“New Work””Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, Maine, April 2009
”The Autumn Art Exhibition”, Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, Maine, 2007
The Collective Perspective, Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, Maine, 2007
Time Out: Art Created During Residencies,, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, Maine, 2007
Elizabeth B. Noyce Bequest, Tenth Anniversary, The Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, Maine, 2007
Carina House Celebration – a Benefit Exhibition, Élan Fine Arts, Rockport, Maine, 2006

Selected Collections
The Farnsworth Art Museum, Boise Cascade, KPMG International, L. L. Bean, Fleet Bank, UNUM Corp., Key Bank, Peoples Heritage Bank, United States Department of the Interior

Grants and Awards
Art Week, Great Spruce Head Island, Maine, 2013
Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Invitational Grant, 2010.
Carina House Artist’s Residency, Monhegan Island, Maine 2004
Maine Arts Commission Individual Artist Fellowship in Painting, 2000
Artist in Residence, Acadia National Park, Bar Harbor, Me., 1992
Ludwig Vogelstein Foundation Grant, 1991

Education
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture
University of Pennsylvania, M.F.A.
Trinity College B.A.

Publications
art current: Robert Pollien at Dowling Walsh Gallery, Free Press Online, Rockland, Maine, 2012
Wang and Pollien Exhibitions, Cig Harvey Book Signing at Dowling Walsh June 1 ,
Free Press Online , Rockland, Maine, 2012
Outsider: MDI Artist Finds Inspiration in All Seasons, Melinda Rice Mount Desert Islander, Wednesday, March 16, 2011
SEE- Robert Pollien, maine. The Magazine, October 2009
Maine Home and Design Magazine- Ones to Watch Artist Feature April, 2009