“Two Views” two-person show, BrassWorks, Montclair, NJ


Womanly Gestures, The Energetic Works Of Fern Bass, Westminster Gallery, Bloomfield College, NJ (SOLO)


The Moving Line, Selected Works, B’nai Jeshrun Gallery, Short Hills, NJ (SOLO)

Artist::Mentor, Miriam Beerman And Her Students, Montclair Public Library, Montclair, NJ

Figurative Works, The Energetic Connection, Montclair Public Library, Montclair, NJ (SOLO)

The Truth Show, Gallery 214, Montclair, NJ


Works Of A Spiritual Nature, Union Congregational Church, Montclair, NJ (SOLO)


The Black And White Show, WAM Annual Exhibit, Nandi Gallery, Montclair, NJ

Ashes To Ashes, Contemplating Everyday Mortality, Ramapo Library, Ramapo College, Mahwah, NJ

Reality Check, Nandi Gallery, Montclair, NJ

Selected Works, Works On Paper (art fair), London, England


The Insomnia Show, City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ

The Insomnia Show, Organization For Independent Artists, New York, NY

Inspired By Grief, A Painterly Memorial, Galen Art Gallery, Lautenberg Family JCC, Whippany, NJ (SOLO)

Rapt, Fredrick Clement Gallery, Montclair, NJ (SOLO)

No Word For Inhumanity, Kent Place Gallery, Summit, NJ
25th Annual New Members Show, City Without Walls Gallery, Newark, NJ

Bowery Gallery National Juried Competition 2000, Joan Snyder, Juror.  Bowery Gallery, New York, NY

Spring Salon Show, Fredrick Clement Gallery, Montclair, NJ

Projected Visions 2000, Montclair State University Art Gallery, Montclair, NJ


Holiday Invitational Show, Fredrick Clement Gallery, Montclair, NJ

No Word For Inhumanity, Westminster Gallery, Bloomfield College, Bloomfield, NJ

Private Collections

Bob and Rhonda Silver, New Jersey

Wendy and Jack Finn, New Jersey

Mary Birmingham, New Jersey

Gail Casale and John Priber, New York
David and Bonnie Cushing, New Jersey
Steven De Geronimo, New Jersey
David Dubrow, New Jersey
Susan and Marion Green, New Jersey
Jeff and Aggie Kushner, New Jersey
Murphy Long, New Jersey
Dr. Aaron Back and Beth Sandweiss, New Jersey

Shelley Seidenstein, New Jersey
Ina and Ron Denburg, New Jersey

Paul Weingarten, New Jersey

Debra Dunn, New Jersey

Katherine Beckwith, New Jersey

Kirsten Stingle, New Jersey

Nancy Gerber, New Jersey

Dr. Mark and Carol Weibman, New York



Selected Bibliography

”Portraits By Fern Bass At Gaelen Gallery”, The Montclair Times, February 8, 2001

Dan Bischoff, “Memorial Sight”, The Star Ledger, February 8, 2001

Video: “Let’s Draw” Interviews With Four Artists, Montclair Cable Channel 34, Fall 2002

Dan Bischoff, “Artists Express Themselves In Montclair”, The Star Ledger, March 1, 2003

Elizabeth Ludas, “Exaltation Of The Human Face”, The Montclair Times, September 9, 2003

Shoshana Walter, “A Day On At Rand”, The Montclair Times, January 20, 2005

Kathy Gilligan, “A Sort Of Homecoming”, Suburban Essex Magazine, March 2005

Joan Finn, “Montclair To Welcome Giant Puppet At First Night Fete” December 22, 2005

Joan Finn, “The Energetic Art Of Montclair’s Fern Bass”, Montclair Times March 30, 2006

Annette Batson, “Made In Montclair”, Barista, September 14, 2006

Allison Freeman, “Fashion Forward”, The Star Ledger, January 3, 2007

Phoebe Lytle, “A Young Artist In Residence”, the Montclair Times, July 19, 2007Fern Bass, an artist who loves teaching art, the Montclair Times, June 26, 2008