"...I'm delighted to be able to have your portfolio in our files..." wrote renowned architect Cesar Pelli

(partial listing)

  • Julio Valdez Project Space, New York, NY 2014
  • Pritzker Studio and Gallery, Highland, NY 2010
  • Noho Gallery, New York, NY, 1988-2007
  • Woodstock Museum and Artists Association, Woodstock, NY
  • Manhattanville College, Purchase, NY
  • Greene County Council on the Arts, Catskill, NY
  • United States Embassy, Nassau, Bahamas
  • Flemington Gallery of the Arts, Flemington, NJ
  • 60 Washington Square East Galleries, New York, NY

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (partial listing)

  • Peace and Justice, SUNY Ulster, Stone Ridge, NY 2015
  • Julio Valdez Project Space, New York, NY
  • Noho Gallery, New York, NY
  • Artists in Support of Education, Brooklyn, NY
  • Procidamerica, Procida, Italy
  • Biennale Internazionale Dell'Arte Contemporanea, 2001 (Lorenzo De Medici Award in Sculpture)
  • NY Carlsberg Glyptotek Museum, Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Matinee Art Gallery, Nassau, Bahamas
  • College of the Bahamas, Nassau, Bahamas
  • Coral Springs Museum of Art and Cultural Center, Coral Springs, FL
  • Nina Torres Art Gallery, Miami, FL
  • North Miami Museum and Art Center, Miami, FL
  • Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Hollywood, FL (Juror: Duane Hansen)
  • Continuum Gallery, Miami, FL
  • Grove House, Miami, FL (Juror: Dorothy Gillespie)
  • Norton Gallery & Museum of the Palm Beaches, Palm Beach, FL(Juror: Robert T. Buck, Welfred McGibbon Award)
  • Mid-Hudson Arts and Science Center, Poughkeepsie, NY (Juror: Ivan Karp)
  • Greene County Council on the Arts, Catskill, NY (Hon. Mention)
  • Clove Church Gallery, Saugerties, NY
  • Pritzker Gallery, Highland, NY
  • Arts Society of Kingston, NY
  • Bearsville Graphics, Woodstock, NY
  • Woodstock Historical Society, Woodstock, NY
  • Woodstock Artists Association and Museum, Woodstock, NY
  • Kleinert/James Center for the Arts, Woodstock, NY


  • Peekskill Project V, Riverfront Green Park, Peekskill, NY (Ongoing Display)
  • Cornell Park, Kingston Biennial, Kingston, NY
  • Tinker Street,  Woodstock, NY
  • St. Gregory's Episcopal Church, Woodstock, NY
  • Brookside Gardens Conservatory,  Wheaton, MD
  • Beechwood at Bank Street, Summit, NJ
  • Reeves-Reed Arboretum, Summit, NJ
  • Desanti Plaza, Hartsdale, NY
  • New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, New York City, NY (Ongoing Display)
  • Institute for the Arts,  Nassau, Bahamas (Ongoing Display)
  • United States Embassy , Nassau, Bahamas (Ongoing Display)


Nelson has works in public and private collections in the United States and the Bahamas.  Public collections  include the United States Embassy, Nassau, Bahamas; The Institute of the Arts, Nassau, Bahamas; Woodstock Artists Association and Museum (WAAM), Woodstock, New York; The Woodstock Historical Society, Woodstock, New York; The Coral Springs Museum of Art, Coral Springs, Florida. Her works are in private collections in London, Miami, Maryland, Vermont, Woodstock, and New York City.


Awards include: Lorenzo Il Magnifico Award for Sculpture, Biennale, Florence, Italy; Welfred McGibbon Award, Norton Gallery and Museum of the Palm Beaches Palm Beach, FL.


She has been featured in many publications such as New Art International 2003 & 2012,; Guild Sourcebooks Architectural and Interior Art 20 - 22; The Artful Home #4; "Art Now Gallery Guide", New York Profile.

Additionally, she has been featured in numerous local and international newspapers and publications. A partial list includes:

  • "Who's Who in American Art"
  • "Who's Who in the East"
  • "The World's Who's Who of Women"
  • "Art News", Poughkeepsie Journal
  • "Art Works", Kingston Freeman
  • "Creativity is Prayer", Woodstock Times
  • "Two Ways of Seeing and Feeling", Gallery & Studio, NY
  • "From Woodstock with Art," Kingston Freeman
  • "Woodstock Artist Shows At Noho/Art Beat", Kingston Freeman
  • "Art Beat", Kingston Freeman
  • "Full Nelson", Woodstock Times
  • "Basha Nelson's Boxed Colors", Woodstock Times
  • "Womens' Art", The Miami Herald
  • "Edges and Insights" Show, The Tribune, Nassau, Bahamas