Judith & Joyce Scott


Joyce has spoken, given readings from Entwined and shown the film Outsider at the following locations in 2016:

Avid Reader Bookstore, Davis, CA,  July 8,
Museum Bookstore, Aspen, CO, July 9,
Book Passage, Corte Madera, CA, July 11,
Creative Growth, Oakland, CA, July 14
Bird & Beckett, San Francisco, CA, July 31,
Books Inc, Berkeley, CA, August 4,
Gigi’s Playhouse, New York  August 16,
Q Street Gallery, Washington, DC, August 21,
Sunapple Studio, Columbus OH, August 23,
Dublin Arts Council / Down Syndrome Association of Central Ohio, Columbus OH, August 23,
Open Door Art Studio, Columbus, OH, August 23,
INTUIT, Chicago, Il, August 27,
Unitarian Fellowship, Berkeley, CA, September 20,
Down Syndrome Connection of the Bay Area, Danville, September 21,
Hillside Club, Berkeley, CA, September 30,
American Visionary Arts Museum, Baltimore,MD, November 26

She has also had radio interviews on Story Makers,  and West Coast Live.


Talk : "From Margins to Mainstream: Judith Scott Unbound" , Joyce Wallace Scott & Tom DiMaria, Brooklyn Museum, January 24, 2015

Outsider Art Fair, New York, Jan-Feb, 2015. Features work by Judith Scott

National Gallery of Denmark exhibition, Copenhagen, Denmark, ‘Abandon the Parents’ featuring works by Judith Scott. May-Sept 2014.

Brooklyn, The Painted Cloud summer camp for children uses Judith Scott as a source of inspiration and study. July-Aug 2014.

Madrid, The Museum of Everything featuring works by Judith Scott, 2014.

Paris. Museum of Modern Art ‘Decorum” exhibition featuring works by Judith Scott. Oct 2013 – Feb 2014.

Paris, Lucienne Peiry and Lisa Maurer conference on Judith Scott "The Magical Cocoon." Jun 29 2013.

Serpentine Gallery, Rosemarie Trockel's "A Cosmos." London Mar 2013 – Jun 2013

Location TBA, Rosemarie Trockel's "A Cosmos." Bonn Jul 2013 – Oct 2013

Touching Art: Tribute to Judith Scott on Apr 18, 2013

Creative Growth: Dan Miller and Judith Scott at the Aldrich Contemporary Museum on March 24 to August 25, 2013

Outsider Art Fair on January 31-February 3 2013

Museo Reina Sofía, Madrid, Rosemarie Trockel's: "A Cosmos". May 22nd – 24th Sep 2012

The New Museum, New York, Rosemarie Trockel's: "A Cosmos". Oct 2012 – Feb 2013

CREATE: Part II at Cantor Art Gallery on Oct 22- Dec 8, 2012 (traveling from University Art Museum, Berkeley)

UNRAVELED, Creative Growth, Oakland, CA, on Oct-Nov 2012

“B. Wurtz & Co.” at Richard Telles, Los Angeles, on March 17 – May 4, 2012


The Fifty-Seventh Venice Biennale will take place May 13 – November 23,2017.
We are honoured to announce that Judith Scott will be representing the United States at this prestigious event.

Watch for announcements about the following upcoming events at which Joyce will be speaking:
American Folk Art Museum, Santa Fe
Louisville Art Museum (under development)
Cincinnati Art Museum (under development)

Joyce has been invited to speak at the International Symposium about Art and Psychiatry, to be held in Luxemburg in November, 2017

Joyce will be speaking at The Arc of Dutchess, the largest nonprofit in New York State serving those with developmental and other disabilities, in Poughkeepsie, NY in April, 2017.

The traveling exhibition of Judy’s work based on the Brooklyn Museum show was scheduled to be shown at seven UK locations after appearing at the Pallant Gallery in Chichester:

20-21 Visual Arts Centre, Scunthorpe
19 November 2016 - 28 January 2017

Tullie House Museum & Art Gallery, Carlisle
11 February - 26 March 2017

The Barony Centre, West Kilbride
8 April - 10 June 2017

Aberystwyth Arts Centre
24 June - 2 September 2017

Walford Mill Crafts, Dorset
16 September - 5 November 2017

Joyce Wallace Scott’s memoir about her sister, provisionally entitled EnTWINed: Secrets from the Silent World of Judith Scott., is due to be published Spring 2016 by Beacon Press, Boston.

La Maison Rouge ‘Art Brut / ABCD Exhibition’ in Paris.  Featured artists will include Judith Scott. 18th October 2014 – 18th January 2015.

Judith Scott’s influence continues to spread.  She has been the inspiration for:

Belgian fashion designer Martin Margiela.
A Buddhist meditation

An Italian workshop for young disabled artists

A workshop at the American Folk Art Museum for families in their self-taught genius program

Painted Cloud Summer camp