The artist on location.
1995 Master of Fine Arts, Painting: University of North Carolina, Greensboro
1994 New York Studio School: Summer Program including Drawing Marathon with Graham Nickson and Landscape Painting with John Dubrow and Eric Holtzman
1993 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting: University of Massachusetts, Amherst
2018 Gold Medal, Best Fine Art Galleries - Upper Cape Cod, Cape Cod Life Reader's Choice
2016 Best Nocturne for "Twilight on Mill Pond", Plein Air Salon Magazine pages 104-105.
2015 Gold Medal, Best Fine Art Galleries - Upper Cape Cod, Cape Cod Life Reader's Choice
2014 Selected as finalist (out of 7,500 entries) for "Ornament" in the Still Life/Interior category of The Artist's Magazine 31st Annual Art Competition.
2014 Alden Bryan Award for Best Traditional Landscape in Oil for "Twilight, Mill Pond", Copley Society.
2013 Gold Medal, Best Fine Art Galleries - Upper Cape Cod, Cape Cod Life Reader's Choice
2013 Juror (along with Doug Rugh), Summer Juried Show, Falmouth Arts Center
2011 Juror - Birds in the Hall, Highfield Hall, Falmouth, MA
2010 Silver Medal, Best Fine Art Galleries - Upper Cape Cod, Cape Cod Life Rader's Choice
2002 Fourth Place Award, Oil Painters of America Regional Show: Juror: Everett Kinstler
2000 Elaine Pear Cohen Award, Falmouth Council for the Arts
1999 Finalist in The Artist’s Magazine Art Competition
1999 Emerging Artist in Cape Cod Life Magazine
1999 Best in Show, Winter Open Juried Show, Falmouth Artists Guild
1998 Honorable Mention, Winter Open Juried Show, Falmouth Artists Guild
1997 Honorable Mention, Crabbie Art Awards, Art Calendar Magazine
1997 Best Contemporary, Summer Open Juried Show, Falmouth Artists Guild
1997 Best Landscape, Winter Open Juried Show, Falmouth Artists Guild
1996 Honorable Mention, All New England Exhibition, Cape Cod Art Association
1996 First Place Award, Cape Cod Art Association
1996 Best Figure Work, Winter Open Juried Show, Falmouth Artists Guild
1995 Best in Show, Fall Open Juried Show, Falmouth Artists Guild
1983 Boston Globe Gold Key Award, Boston, MA
Osborn & Rugh Gallery 2008 - present
Coso Aritists: Summer Hours, Copley Society of Art, Summer 2017.
Third September Invitational - Creative Arts Center, Chatham, MA 2015, 2016
Dolphin Gallery, Hingham Public Library, Hingham, MA 2015
2014-Invitational exhibit in honor of Senate President Therese Murray - Senate Lobby of the Boston State House
2008-prsent Osborn & Rugh Gallery
1997-present The Cataumet Arts Center, Cataumet, MA
2008-2014 Highfield Hall, Falmouth, MA
1998-2017 The Cape Gallery, Falmouth, MA
2014 "Stunning Still Lives", Invitational, Falmouth Arts Center
2002-2013 South Street Gallery, Hingham, MA
2013 "Priceless: Works That Artists Wouldn't Sell," Cape Cod Museum of Art
2013 "Guatemala Childcare Benefit Exhibition"Old Firehouse, Woods Hole, MA
2011 "Sometimes Cloudy, Sometimes Clear" Cape Cod Community College, Hyannis, MA
2010 "Glories of the Garden" - Invitational, Highfield Hall, Falmouth, MA
2010 "Memories" - Invitational, Cahoon Museum of Fine Arts, MA
2009 Winter Art Show - Invitational, Highfield Hall, Falmouth, MA
2009 Invitational, Falmouth Arts Centerl, Falmouth, MA
1997-2009 The Woods Hole Gallery, Woods Hole, MA
2007 "Little Treasures: Big Pleasures", Highfield Hall, Falmouth, MA
2002 "OPA East/Southeast Regional Exhibition of Traditional Oils" Brazier Fine Arts, Richmond, VA.
2002 "Fresh Paint" Copley Society of Boston, Boston, MA.
2001 "Small Works Show", Copley Society of Boston, Boston, MA
2001 "Boston International Fine Arts Show" Cyclorama Center, Boston, MA
2000 "Natural Views", Copley Society of Boston, Boston, MA 2000 "New Members Show", Copley Society of Boston, Boston, MA
1999 "Fall Juried Show", Copley Society, Boston, MA Juror: Sam Barber
1999 "Shared Views", Cape Gallery Framer , Falmouth, MA
1998 "Preview Exhibition", Attleboro Museum, Attleboro, MA
1998 "Exteriors", Gallery 333, North Falmouth, MA
1998 "Abstract Show", Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, MA
1998 "Women Creating", Cahoon Museum, Cotuit, MA
1997 "Faraway Places", Provincetown Art Association, Provincetown, MA
1997 "Cataumet Art Center 24 Artists", C3TV Gallery, Yarmouth, MA
1997 "Figuratively Speaking", Gallery 333, North Falmouth, MA
1996 Faxon Center Gallery, Falmouth Hospital, Falmouth, MA
1996 "All New England Exhibition", Cape Cod Art Association, Barnstable, MA
1995 "Fall Open Juried Show", Falmouth Artists Guild, Falmouth, MA
1995 "New Breed 3 UNCG-UNC", Lee Hansley Gallery, Raleigh, NC
1995 "1995 National Competition Exhibition", First Street Gallery, New York, NY Juror: Sidney Goodman
1995 "MFA Thesis Exhibition", Weatherspoon Art Gallery, Greensboro, NC
2008-present (two-person), Current Work, Osborn & Rugh Gallery
2007 "The Outdoor Experience: Doug Rugh and Hillary Osborn" (two-person), Highfield Hall, Falmouth, MA
2003 "From Woods Hole to Mt. Desert"Cataumet" (two-person), Cataumet Arts Center, Cataumet, MA
2001 Keogh & Riehlman Fine Art, New York, NY.
2001 "Recent Landscapes", Cataumet Arts Center, Cataumet, MA,
2001 "Third Annual: Walk Through Provincetown" Charles-Baltivik Gallery, Provincetown, MA.
2000 "Walk Through Provincetown", Charles-Baltivik Gallery, Provincetown, MA
1998 "Recent Work" Charles-Baltivik Gallery, Provincetown, MA
1999 Shared ViewsThe Cape Gallery, Falmouth, MA (two-person)
1998 "Atlantic Waters/Apricot Skies", Cape Gallery Framer, Falmouth, MA
2017 "In Plein Air - Osborn & Rugh", a film by Manx Magyar, Sandwich TV.
2014 Paintings by Doug Rugh and Hillary Osborn were used in the film, "The Off Season" by John Stimpson
"Hillary Osborn and Doug Rugh", Cape Cod Arts and Beyond, Host: John Murelle, produced by SCTV, Spring 2012
July 2008 Featured artist on "A Closer Look" documentary produced by Bourne Cable Access, Channel 13
March, 2004 Featured artist on "Arts and Inspiration" documentary produced by Bourne Cable Access, Channel 13
April 2000 Featured artist on "Millennium Moments" documentary produced by FCTV
June 1998 Featured artist for the "Eye on Art" documentary produced by Channel 13
Legendary Locals of Falmouth, Hillary Osborn and Doug Rugh,
pages 116, Falmouth Historical Society,
Arcadia Publishing, ISBN: 978-1-4671-0043-4
2000-2001 "Cape Cod Arts Guide" Cape Cod Life publications
"On the Horizon: Artists Hillary Osborn and Doug Rugh Capture the Rich Landscape and Lifestyle of the Cape in Their Captivating Paintings.", Cape Cod Life 2022 Annual Guide, pages 72 - 83, 10 illustrations, by Chris White.
"The Artful Home", by Julie Craven Wagner featuring Hillary Osborn and Doug Rugh. Cape Cod Home Magazine pages 67-74, 2018 Annual Guide.
"The Art of Love: Couple Artists", by Joanne Brianna Gartner featuring Hillary Osborn and Doug Rugh. The Falmouth Enterprise, February 9, 2018.
"Mastering 'the anatomy of everything'", featuring Hillary Osborn and Doug Rugh. Cape Cod Home Magazine, by Julie Craven Wagner, pages 29-33, 2017.
"Gallery Hopping", by Pamela Quirinale featuring Doug Rugh and Hillary Osborn. Simply Falmouth Magazine, Page 49, Summer 2017.
Summer 2014, Trawling for Treasures: Downtown Falmouth's Art Scene Inspires & Excites by Theresa Pease, Simply Falmouth Magazine, pages 26-28, 5 images
Arts & Artists: A Dozen Galleries to Visit on Cape Cod - by Matilda Brown, CapeCodTravel.com June 2014
July 2013 Painting on Location, Cape Cod Outdoors Magazine
June 2013 Profiles in Art: Hillary Osborn & Doug Rugh by Amanda Wastrom, 2013 Annual Cape Cod Art Magazine
May 2013 Art Lovers Guide to Collecting Fine Art in Cape Cod & the Islands, Osborn & Rugh Gallery, pg. 74
June 2011 "Two by Two", by Mark Chester, The Bulletin Newspaper
Summer 2010 "Local Galleries Offer Art, Ambiance, Accessibility, and More", In Season Magazine
May 31, 2009 "Village of Big Science, Big Water, Small Pleasures", The Boston Globe, Patricia Borns
Nov. 21, 2008 "Opening Party for Osborn & Rugh Gallery", Falmouth Enterprise,
August, 1999 "Emerging Artists", Cape Cod Life Magazine
August 12,2099 "Portrait of the Artist", Provincetown Magazine
September 14, 2000 "Portrait of the Artist", Provincetown Magazine
June, 2005 Cataumet Arts Center, "Interview with Doug Rugh and Hillary Osborn", Cape Cod Arts Review
1995-2007 Various gallery reviews and feature articles, The Falmouth Enterprise
Spring 2005 "Natural Instincts", Cape Cod & Islands Home
"Painting the Cape", Cape Cod Life Magazine 5/2008
2011 "Picturing the Landscape: a look at artistic inspiration both past and present of our local landscape", Cataumet Schoolhouse, Tuesday Talks 2010 "George Inness: A Look at the Modern 19th Century Painter", Osborn & Rugh Gallery 2001 "Ships, Slips and Boats Afloat", Tuesday with the Muse Series, Cape Museum, Dennis, MA
Arts Alive Falmouth Festival Painting Demonstration, 2016.
1998 "Painting and the Art of Seeing, Abstract Expressionism and Richard Diebenkorn", Woods Hole Women’s Club, Fisher House, Woods Hole, MA
1997 "Process of Developing a Personal Language in Painting", Cataumet Art Center
Ongoing workshops, courses and tutoring at the Cataumet Arts Center, Falmouth Artist's Guild and the Cape Cod Art Association, 1996 - 2007.
Copley Artist signature member - The Copley Society