Christopher Chippendale is an observational painter who has exhibited widely. He has been a member of the painting faculty at MassArt for twenty-six years and is Area Coordinator for Painting. Locally, his work is represented by Soprafina Gallery, Boston. His most recent solo exhibition there occurred in March of 2018. Chippendale has written critical essays on art and has curated and juried many exhibitions. He is the recipient both of a St. Botolph Club Foundation Grant and a Blanche E. Colman Foundation Award. Chippendale holds a BA in French and French Literature from Marlboro College, Vermont, a BFA in Painting from MassArt, and an MFA from Boston University.