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Beasts of Burden is traveling to The Animal Museum, Fall 2017. Check the Beasts of Burden website for updates.

Barefoot Vegan Magazine Article

My Beasts of Burden exhibit is featured in the November/December 2016 edition of Barefoot Vegan magazine.

Click here to view article

Fridge Art Fair at The Betsy

Lost

Lost, 12" x 12"

Come see a few of my paintings in this gem of a show of 12" x 12" paintings.

Mini Fridge @ Fridge Art Fair
The Betsy Hotel during Art Basel Miami Beach
Nov 29 - Dec 4, 2016

Hope to see you at the Gala
Saturday, Dec 3, 2016, 5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
The Betsy Hotel
1440 Ocean Dr
Miami Beach, FL 33139
Map

The Animal Museum // Preview Opening

Catatonic

Catatonic, 20" x 15.5"
Acrylic on lucite

October 1, 2016
Link for tickets

Also opening Oct 1st at The Animal Museum: Crazy Cat Ladies
I created my painting Arrriairar, featuring The Simpsons' Eleanor Abernathy, the Crazy Cat Lady, along with some of my cats, and grumpy cat.

William Scott Gallery season opening Salon Show

Precious

Precious

Exhibit opens May 1, 2016
Artists reception Friday May 27, 2016
439 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657

Jane O'Hara's slide presentation of artwork with musician Joy Askew and poet Gretchen Primack for Compassion Arts, Earth Month at PACE


April 13th 9am-10:30am

Pace University
Kessel Campus Center
Butcher Suite
861 Bedford Rd
Pleasantville, NY

Worcester Art Museum

Talking about

Here I'm talking about my painting Nothin for You Here

Animals and Nature in Art
Presentation of my work October 21, 2015
Opening event for Compassion Arts Festival

William Scott Gallery

WSG wall

Jane and Brian Galloway

Jane with gallery owner Brian Galloway

I have a nice group of paintings at William Scott Gallery.

Summer Salon - New Works by Gallery Artists
May 22 – June 17
Opening reception Friday May 22 7–9 pm
Please join Gedas and me!

Courage of Conscience Award

Courage of Conscience Award

The Peace Abbey, an interfaith organization committed to the study and practice of nonviolence, honors individuals and organizations that have distinguished themselves through humanitarian causes and peace and social justice activism. The 2015 Peace Abbey Courage of Conscience Awards will be presented in Duxbury, MA this year. Awards will be given in the areas of social activism, the environment, spirituality and the arts. The ceremony and concert will take place at the First Parish Church in Duxbury on Saturday evening, 6:30 April 11, 2015.

National Museum of Animals and Society is hosting
a two-part Fundraiser Exhibition

Wabbit
Wabbit

Wabbit will be in Bunnymania

March 27 – 29, 2015
Chungking Studio in Chinatown
975 Chung King Rd
Los Angeles, CA 90012

April 4 – 18, 2015
Wilding Cran Gallery Unit B in the Arts District
939 South Santa Fe Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90021

The Art of Compassion

The Art of Compassion Perro
Perro

I have donated PERRO to THE ART OF COMPASSION, a silent auction at FREIGHT + VOLUME in NYC, to benefit Mercy For Animals to help animals! ALL proceeds go to MERCY FOR ANIMALS, so if you love art and you love animals..!

Join Gedas and me:
November 5, from 6–9pm at Freight + Volume

Convergence

The Visit
The Visit

October 24 – December 14, 2014
Opening reception: Friday, October 24, 6–8 pm

Boston University, 808 Gallery
808 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
For more information, please call 617-353-3371.

In celebration of the College of Fine Arts 60th Anniversary. Featuring the work of over 100 alumni spanning the full history of the school, this juried exhibition presents a sweeping picture of the school’s legacy and impact.

Season Salon Show 2014

Love Fur
Love Fur

May 23, 2014 – June 18, 2014
Opening reception with gallery artists on Friday May 23rd, 2014 from 7 to 9 pm

The William Scott Gallery
439 Commercial Street
Provincetown, MA 02657

Beasts of Burden

Beasts of Burden

I am curating this exhibition which includes 13 artists interpreting our complex relationship with animals.
Presented by the the New Arts Center and Unbound Visual Arts at Harvard Educational Portal Galleries

March 13 – May 5, 2014
Opening reception March 13, 5:30 – 8pm

Harvard Educational Portal Galleries
175 North Harvard St
Boston, MA

Artists participating in Beasts of Burden show:

Tony Bevilacqua
Ariel Bordeaux
Rebecca Doughty
Raul Gonzalez lll
Wendy Klemperer
Denise Lindquist
Jo-Anne McArthur
Moira McLaughlin
Sterling Mulbry
Jane O'Hara
Gedas Paskauskas
Jo Tyler
Shannon Wright

Check the Beasts of Burden website for details and info on the panel discussion with artists and participation by 2 animal charities.

ANIMALIA

Bubble Series, Separate not Equal
Bubble Series, Separate not Equal

Opening reception March 20, 2014, 6 – 8 pm

Flinn Gallery
Greenwich Library
Second floor
101 W Putnam Ave
Greenwich, CT 06830

MASCOT STUDIO'S 15th ANNUAL DOG SHOW

Listening 2
Listening 2

I will have two paintings in this gem of a show, drop in if you're in NYC! It promises to be a wonderful show in a newly renovated space.

Opening reception on Valentine's Day, Fri, Feb 14, 2014.

Mascot Studio
Studio #306
328 East 9th Street
NYC, NY 10003

O'Hara + Paskauskas

Where's Bea
Where's Bea

Open Studios 2013, November 16 – 17, 2013, 11am – 5pm

Fenway Studios
Studio #306
30 Ipswich St
Boston, MA 02215

27 artists will be open at Fenway Open Studios.

The Messenger Added to Kevin Eastman's Studio

Kevin Eastman with The Messenger

A wonderful person I never met in 3-d, Kevin Eastman, creator of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, was struck by this painting at my solo show "Consider the Beast" at Hynes Convention Center, where Comicon Boston was, and full circle, now owns The Messenger.

Kevin's post

Salon Show

WSG front entry WSG opening
William Scott Gallery Opening

Reception May 24, 2013

The William Scott Gallery
439 Commercial St
Provincetown, MA 02657
(508) 487-4040

Join Gedas and me, Sly Dog and lots of fabulous art and artists for the season/Memorial Day weekend kick off.

Blog Post by India Littler of Anemone Antiques

India Littler blog post

March 28, 2013

Artist Jane O'Hara: The Duality of Animal Activism Art & Companion Animal Portraiture

Artivists article in Compassionate Living Magazine,
the magazine of Mercy for Animals

Compassionate Living Magazine

I'm featured in the Fall/Winter 2012 issue of Compassionate Living Magazine.
Click here to view the article.

Small Works Show

Nothin for You Here

November 3 – 4, 2012

Fenway Studios
30 Ipswich St, Boston, MA

I will be showing some new work and all prints will be for sale.
Gedas Paskauskas (me'usband) will be showing recent works in our studio too.

Small Works Show

March 25 – July 29, 2012

Gallery 55
55 South Main St, Natick, MA
(508) 740 0260

Consider the Beast

March 21 – July 15, 2012
Reception: May 3, 2012, 5–6:30 pm

Hynes Convention Center
South Rotunda Gallery
900 Boylston Street
Boston, MA

Strathmore Unleashed!

April 28 – June 23, 2012
Reception: May 3, 2012, 7–9 pm

Flying Max goes to Bethesda MD with 4 other of my paintings of dogs for Strathmore Unleashed!.

Strathmore
5301 Tuckerman Lane
N. Bethesda, MD 20852

Lucky Dog!: Mascot Studio's 13th Annual Dog Show

Mascot Studio
Bubble Series #2

Feb 14 – March 31, 2012
Opening reception: Mon, Feb 14, 2012, 7–9 pm

Mascot Studio's 13th Annual Dog Show opens Valentine's Day (and the night of Best in Show of the Westminster Kennel Club Show!) with a collection of our favorite artists, illustrators and photographers all in the "teacup-sized" gallery of Mascot Studio in the East Village.

Mascot Studio
328 East 9th Street
New York, NY
(603) 225 2515

Love, Lust & Desire

Jan 31 – Feb 17, 2012
Opening receptions: Feb 3, 2012, 5 – 7 pm

McGowan Fine Art announces the opening of "Love, Lust & Desire" featuring the works of over 40 different artists. Some of the artists turn to animals for inspiration. Jane O'Hara's loving portraits capture the unique personalities of animals, from bunnies to Boston Terriers.

McGowan Fine Art
10 Hills Ave
Concord, NH, 03301
(603) 225 2515

THE BEAUTY of THE BEAST; the Animal as Muse

Gallery Della-Piana
152R Main St, Rt 1-A
Wenham, MA, 01984
978-468-1944

Opening reception: Sat, Nov 26, 2011, 5–7 pm

Current Work at McGowan Fine Art

McGowan Fine Art
10 Hills Ave
Concord, NH, 03301
(603) 225 2515

Artwork at Gallery 55

Gallery 55
55 South Main St, Natick, MA
(508) 740 0260

12th Annual Dog Show

February 15 – March, 31 2011
Reception: Monday, February 14, 2011, 7 – 9 pm

Mascot Studio
328 East 9th Street
New York, NY
(603) 225 2515

Love, Lust & Desire

Love, Lust, Desire Show

January 25 – February, 12 2011

McGowan Fine Art
10 Hills Ave
Concord, NH, 03301
(603) 225 2515

South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour

South Coast Artists Open Studio Tour

August 21 & 22, 11–5pm

Come visit my studio in Little Compton RI
104 South Shore Road

For a downloadable map go to SCA website. New England Dream House Show Dream House interview

An interview with Jane O'Hara

Central Village Art Summer Show

Perro

June, 2010 through September, 2010

Central Village Art Gallery
770 Main Rd
Westport, MA 02790
508 636 0888

See review

Unleashed Art Show

Trusty

June 22 – August 6, 2010
Reception:
June 25, 2010, 5 – 7 pm

McGowan Fine Art
10 Hills Ave
Concord, NH, 03301
(603) 225 2515

A benefit show for the Animal Rescue League of New Hampshire

Annual Dog Show

Sit

Opens week of the Westminster Kennel Club Show
Reception:
Thursday, February 11, 2010, 7 – 9 pm

Mascot Studio
328 East 9th Street
New York, NY

MCCA at BCEC

Boston Convention and Exhibit Center Boston Convention and Exhibit Center Boston Convention and Exhibit Center

7 Fenway Artists show Large works
January 24 – May 17, 2010
Reception to be announced

Boston Convention and Exhibition Center
415 Summer Street Boston, MA 02210

Central Village Art Show

Bunny

Extended through February 28, 2010

Central Village Art Gallery
770 Main Rd
Westport, MA 02790
508 636 0888

See review

Jane O'Hara in the News

Herald News cover Herald News cover

An article on Jane O'Hara was recently featured in the Herald News.

Click here to view article.

Fenway Studios, Then & Now

Greyhound and Rabbit

An exhibition of early Fenway Studios artists and Fenway Studios artists today

A fundraiser for Fenway Studios, a Historic National Landmark Building

Reception December 3, 2009
Showing Dec 3–12
Vose Galleries
238 Newbury Street
Boston, MA

Gone to the Dogs

Trusty

October 8–November 7, 2009

Opening Reception:
October 8, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM

Denise Bibro Fine Art
529 West 20th Street 4W
New York, NY 10011
Tel: 212-647-7030
Fax: 212-647-7031
info@denisebibrofineart.com

Best Friend painting at Denise Bibro Fine Art Gone to the Dogs show mentioned in PEOPLEpets.com.

Opening: Gone to the Dogs, Denise Bibro Fine Art show from October 8 – November 7th


Gone to the Dogs Opening
Photo by Linda Stillman
Gone to the Dogs Opening
Photo by Linda Stillman
Gone to the Dogs Opening Gone to the Dogs Opening Gone to the Dogs Opening Gone to the Dogs Opening

MetroWest Daily News Review of Gallery 55 Show

Night of the Rat

Read the article online

View a copy of the article by clicking on the images below.

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Gallery 55 talk by Jane

View Jane's talk at the Gallery 55 opening of her show.

Gallery 55
One More Night of Animal Art

Greatest Show

Thursday, June 25, 7–10 pm

Please join Jane O'Hara and John Mottern to see Jane's animal art at John's Gallery 55.
Lite dinner / sushi
RSVP

Gallery 55
55 South Main St, Natick, MA
(508) 740 0260

Photos from Gallery 55 opening

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Gallery 55 Show

Sacrifice

June 5, – July 22, 2009
Gallery 55
55 South Main St, Natick, MA
(508) 740 0260
Opening reception: June 5, 7:30 pm

Interview on Dog Art Today

Moira McLaughlin, who creates the great blog Dog Art Today that I subscribe to, has started a monthly feature of a dog artist. Here she has featured ME...check it out, and then get on her feed 'cause she finds great and interesting dog art — old and new — every single day! Click here for the interview.

Interview on Pawsitive Thoughts

Hear live stream of the radio show Pawsitive Thoughts of my interview with Jean Proulx. Click here for the interview. There is about 10 minutes of news so just move cursor ahead to the Pawsitive Thoughts show.

10th Annual Dog Show at Mascot Studio

Until April 5, 2009

Mascot Studio Mascot Studio Mascot Studio

Boston Globe Sitting Pretty Off The Leash

Ari at art opening

January 6, 2009: Denise Lindquist's dog Ari sits in front of my portrait Ari's Night. This painting has been on display at Brickbottom Gallery in Somerville as part of Best In Show: Artists and Their Dogs.
View article

BEST IN SHOW: Artists and Their Dogs

Dreaming

December 4–January 10
Reception: December 7, 4-6

Curated by David Sholl

Artists: Jan Arabas, Susan Halter, Bill Kipp, Gina Kamentsky, Jane O'Hara, Felice Regan, David Sholl, Sam Smiley, Randal Thurston, David Tonnesen, M.L. Van Nice

Brickbottom Gallery
1 Fitchburg Street,
Somerville, MA 02143
617-776-3410
Gallery Hours: Thursday-Saturday, 12-5

Commissions

Cody

I have recently completed a commissioned piece polyptych (4 panels), Cody.

Just Dogs

Listening painting

Listening Acrylic and graphite powder on canvas, 6" x 12"

Just Dogs picture 1

Dog art lovers at the Just Dogs opening

Just Dogs picture 2

More dog art lovers at the Just Dogs opening


A summer group exhibition featuring dogs in print, painting, photography, and sculpture

Read a write up of the Just Dogs show opening.

July 26 – August 22, 2008
Reception: Sat, July 26, 2–5 pm *(dogs welcome)

LA MOTTA FINE ART
11 Whitney Street
Hartford, CT 06105
860.680.3596

Featuring:

  • Bill Bonecutter
  • Eric Ginsburg
  • Jane O'Hara
  • Dana Rose Lee
  • Leslie Enders Lee
  • Peter McCaffrey
  • Moira McLaughlin
  • chuck Rigg
  • Gary Steinborn
  • 19th century dog prints