Director, Arden Gallery in Boston, Massachusetts
Zola Solamente has been the director of Arden Gallery on Newbury Street in Boston, MA since 2001. During that time she has curated numerous exhibitions representing nationally and internationally recognized artists. Zola has juried various group shows for regional academic, non-profit, and private settings. Zola also has served as a consultant for working artist-members of diverse studio cooperatives in and around Boston. In addition, she has offered her advise and expertise to undergraduate art students as they emerge from school and enter the world of selling art. Prior to Arden Gallery, Zola was a sales associate at the Catharine Clark Gallery in San Francisco, CA. Her first job out of art school was in the coat check room at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art.