Title: Often a Bridesmaid but Never a Bride
Medium: Electronic image, Iris print on Arches paper
Ribner received a BFA in Printmaking from the State University of New York at Buffalo, and an MFA in Printmaking from Tufts University / School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. She creates her digital collages on a Macintosh Quadra 700, using Adobe Photoshop and Fractal Design Painter. These images are printed on Arches paper using an Iris printer.
Her selected solo exhibitions include: Ghost Town Episodes, Gallery at Iris Graphics, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1995; People, Buildings, Moments, Humorous Interludes, Abandoned Spaces, Remembered Places, Firehouse Center for the Arts, Newburyport, Massachusetts, 1993; The Back Space, Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, Massachusetts, 1989; Hess Gallery, Pine Manor College, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, 1989; Newton Free Library Gallery, Newton, Massachusetts, 1986; Zoe Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, 1986; and Gallery Eleven, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, 1984.
Her selected group exhibitions include: Lunatics and Lovers, Bromfield Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, 1994; Beyond the Digital Print, Gallery at Isis Graphics, Bedford, Massachusetts, 1994; Palette/Palate, Starr Gallery, Newton, Massachusetts, 1994; 1994 International Print Biennial, The Silvermine Guild, New Cannan, Connecticut, 1994; Winter Salon 1993, Ashuah-Irving Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, 1993-94; Spoons and Light, Starr Gallery, Newton, Massachusetts, 1993; Gallery 333, Falmouth, Massachusetts, 1991; The 1990 NEFA / NEA Fellowship Recipients, Mills Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts, 1991; Into the Ink, Nemasket Gallery, Fairhaven, Massachusetts, 1990; and Large Prints by Boston Area Artists, Newton Art Center, Newton, Massachusetts, 1988.