Metamorphosis Gallery







Linnea Tober

Metamorphosis Gallery

Unique nature transformations by Linnea Tober; for your home and your life~!


~WELCOME ONE EMERGENCY SHELTER Benefit Show, Rough & Repurposed, Havre de Grace, MD JAN 24th and 25th
~HEARTS for FRANK Benefit show for Deborah Heart & Lung Center, Browns Mills, NJ. This show is in memory of my beloved father, Frank Anthony Tober, Jr.; and will be at the Monmouth Beach CUltural Center in Monmouth Beach, NJ.
~The Maryland State Delegates building in Annapolis will be displaying my works January-May 2015
~"ABSTRACT PHOTOGRAPHY", Liriodendron Mansion, Bel Air, MD, Sundays 1-4 through March 2015

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Curriculum Vitae:

Name ~ Linnea L. Tober
Phone ~ 732.500.8629
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~Brookdale Community College- AA in Education (1994) and Graphic Design Certification (1999)
~Kean University- BA- Art History/Fine Art – (1997)
~Monmouth University- MAT- Art Education (May 2009)

~Featured artist at Arts by the Bay Gallery, 'Come on Spring" show, Havre de Grace, MD (Feb-Apr 2014)
~Featured Artist on ArtBeat, Harford Community College Radio Show, Bel Air, MD (Jan 2013)
~Featured Artist in Harford’s Heart magazine, Bel Air, MD (August-Sep 2012)
~Featured artist in the Cecil WHIG newspaper, Elkton, MD (March 2012)
~Featured artist in the Monmouth County Woman magazine, NJ (June 2010)
~Featured Artist in Jersey Alive section of the Asbury Park Press, Asbury Park, NJ- (June 1998)

~Wilmington, De June Art Loop, "Chakras_an exploration in color and energy", BloodBank of DelMarva, Wilmington, DE (June 2014)
~Torche Galerie "One year anniversary exhibition", Belmar, NJ (Apr-May 2014)
~Chestertwon RiverArts, "Electric Dreams", Chestertown, MD (May 2014)
~Torche Galerie, "One year anniversary exhibition", Belmar, NJ (April-May 2014)
~Arts by the Bay Gallery, "Come on Spring", Havre de Grace, MD (Feb-Apr 2014)
~Gibby Center for the Arts, "Abstract Expressions", Middletown, DE (March-April 2014)
~Chestertown River Center for the Arts, "Love Letters", Chestertown, MD (Feb-March 2014)
~Towson Arts Collective, "MOVE:A celebration of the human body in motion", Towson, MD (Feb-March 2014)
~Torche Galerie "Winter Exhibition", Belmar, NJ (Feb-Apr 2014)
~Elkton Station Gallery, Elkton, MD "Abstracted" show (Oct 2013)
~Gallery 135, Red Bank, NJ "Shades of Tea" show (Oct 2013)
~RAW Baltimore, 'Translations" show. Baltimore, MD (Sep 2013)
~*1st PLACE WINNER, competition, "It's a Color Thing", juror: Ava Rado Harte, Hungarian artist, photographer, film maker and Founder/Artistic Director of Center For Emerging Art (Jan 2013)
~Hamilton Art Gallery Juried show, Baltimore, MD (Jan 2013)
~Towson Arts Collective, "Things that glow in the dark", (Oct 2012), JURORS:Jenee Mateer, Towson University Professor, Photographer
Quentin Moseley, MICA Professor, Printmaker, Painter, and Neon Artist
~Hamilton Art Gallery group show, Baltimore, MD (Sep-Oct 2012)
~Gallery at 14 Maple, "Giving Voice", Morristown, NJ, JUROR:Margaret O'Reilly, Curator of Fine Art at the New Jersey State Museum (Sep-Mar 2013)
~Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center,"Glitz: Art that Sparkles", Dowell, MD JURORS:Carrie Patterson, Associate Professor & Department Chair, Department of Art & Art History, St. Mary’s Coll. of Md., Sally Otis, Coordinator, Videoconference Education Program, Smithsonian American Art Museum (Oct 2012-Feb 2013)
~ Harford County Dept on Community Services, “Art without boundaries”, Bel Air, MD (July-Aug 2012)
~ Newark Arts Alliance, “Flights of Fancy”, Newark, DE (June 2012)
~ART TAKES TIME SQUARE finalist. Artwork displayed on 9’X12’ billboards in Times Square, NY. (June 2012)
~Grunwald Gallery of Art, “The Kinsey Institute Juried Art Show 2012”, Indiana University, Bloomfield, IN (May-August 2012)
~ Denise Bibro Fine Art, “Petroleum Paradox”, (online exhibit and catalogue), NY, NY. JUROR: Eleanor Heartney, Contributing Editor to Art in America and Artpress; Artnews, Art and Auction, The New Art Examiner, the Washington Post and the New York Times. (May-June 2012)
~“2012 Inaugural Windsor Whitney Biennial” winner. JUROR: The Sucklord from the BRAVO networks WORK OF ART
~ Newark Arts Alliance, “Going Green” show, JUROR: Susan Barton, science professor at the University of Dela-ware and an Extension Specialist, conducting research and educational programs on sustainable landscaping. Newark, DE (March 2012)
~ Guild of Creative Arts, “Eyesights Juried Photo Show”, JUROR: Arik Gorban, internationally award-winning photographer, Shrewsbury, NJ (March 2012)`
~ Harford Artist Association, “Starving Artist Show" Bel Air, MD (Jan-March 2012)
~ Gallery 13, "Affordable Art Show", Asbury Park, NJ (Dec 2011)
~ Harford Artist Association, “Pictures at an Exhibition", Bel Air, MD, JURORS: Linda Ganus, Professor of Art at Lehigh University and New Century Artists Gallery, NYC and Elizabeth Howshall, Queens Museum of Art, NYC, Carroll County Arts Board & National Arts Material Trades Association. (Nov 2011)
~ Newark Arts Alliance, “Works on Paper”, Newark, DE (Sep 2011)
~ Clifton Arts Center, “Destination New Jersey-People and Places”, Clifton, NJ, (Sep-Oct 2011)
~ Red Bank Community Church, “Taste and See”, Red Bank, NJ (Sep 2011)
~ Rehoboth Art League, “Oktoberfest”, Rehoboth Beach, DE (Sept-Nov 2011)
~ Cecil County Arts Council, “Every color in the box”, Elkton, MD (Aug-Sep 2011)
~ Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Energy, JUROR: Howard Fox: Emeritus curator of contemporary art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art
~ Rampant Lion Artisan Gallery,”Mermaids and Goddesses”, Havre de Grace, MD (July-October 2011)
~ Women’s Caucus for Art, “Man as Object-Reversing the Gaze”, SOMArts Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA. Juror- Tanya Augsburg, Ph. D. SF State University (November 2011)
~ Guild of Creative Art, “Healing Power of Art II”, (Cancer benefit), Shrewsbury, NJ (July-August 2011)
~ Cecil County Arts Council, “New Works” show, Elkton, MD, (June –July 2011)
~Still Point Art Gallery, “We can never have enough of nature”, on-line (June-August 2011)
~ Newark Arts Alliance, “Water’ show, Newark Delaware, (April 2011)
~ SICA (Shore Institute of the Contemporary Arts), '196' International Juried Show, Asbury Park, NJ (February-Apr 2011)
~Visual Arts Center of NJ, Summit, 25th International Juried Show, JUROR~Joan Young, Associate Curator at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
~ Los Angeles Center for Visual Art, LACDA, “Snap to Grid” International Exhibit, (Nov 2010)
~Still Point Art Gallery, “Global lifestyles: Big Cities, Small Towns, Tiny Villages”, on-line (Oct 2010)
~ Guild of Creative Arts, “The Healing Power of Art” juried cancer benefit show, Shrewsbury, NJ (Oct 2010)
~Caladan Gallery, “Attraction and Magnetism”, Cambridge, MA, (Oct 2010)
~ Parachute Factory Gallery, “The Seven Billionth Person Project” New Haven, CT, (Sep 2010-Jan 2011)
~The Gallery Within, “Everyone has a Dark Side”, Simon Silk Mill, Easton, PA (Oct 2010)
~Gallery 13, “City Arts Asbury Park Project” Asbury Park, NJ (Sep 2010)
~Art Alliance, “Fresh” show, Red Bank, NJ, (Sep 2010)
~ Gallery 9, “THE PEACE PROJECT”- L.A., Meridian Gallery, San Diego and Max Lang Gallery, New York, Jurors include Sylvia Laudien, Guggenheim and MoMA, and Karen Blessing, Pulitzer Prize winning illustrator of “Peace One Day”- (Sep- Nov 2010)
~Belmar Arts Council, “Surf Art’ juried show, Belmar, NJ (August 2010),
~Charmingwall Gallery, “6X6 Show”, NYC (August 2010)
~Still Point Art Gallery, 'True Artist' exhibit”, on-line (August 2010)
~Art Scene Today 'Abstractions of the Mind', Juror- Lisa Cooper, owner/manager of Elisa Contemporary Art Gallery, Riverdale, NY (August 2010)
~Studio 2 Gallery, “Poet-Tree” art show, featuring works that compliment the artist Marilyn Rea Nasky, Austin, Texas (August 2010)
~Guild of Creative Arts, Shrewsbury, “Landscape/Seascape” show (Jul 2010)
~Ocean County Arts Guilds Annual Juried Photography Show (Juror- Bonnie Stutski’s~ Senior Photography Editor for Smithsonian Magazine) (Jul 2010)
~Belmar Arts Council Juried Show ‘Art in Motion”, Belmar, NJ (Jul 2010) Juror- Bob Matarangelo
~Gallery 13, ‘It’s a Shore Thing’ photo show, (June 2010)
~Brookdale Community College, 24th Annual Juried Art show, Lincroft, NJ (May 2010)
~InSpirit Yoga Studio, ‘Altered Perceptions’ photography show, Long Branch, NJ (May 2010)
~Belmar Arts Council (BAC), Sixth juried state-wide show, (Apr 2010)
~Monmouth Festival of the Arts, Tinton Falls, NJ (April 2010)
~Guild of Creative Art, “Edgy to Avant-Garde”, Shrewsbury, NJ (Jan 2010)
~Art Alliance, “Recycled Materials”, Red Bank, NJ (Apr 09)
~ SICA (Shore Institute of the Contemporary Arts) “2nd Annual Ocean Film and Arts Festival”, Asbury Park, NJ (Apr 2008)
~The Art Alliance, 14th Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition Juried Show, Red Bank, NJ (Oct 2007)
~Sharks for the Arts Project, Mid-State Arts Resource Team (mART) (2001)
~14th Annual Juried Art Show, Brookdale Community College, Lincroft, NJ- (May 2000)
~29th Monmouth Festival of the Arts, Tinton Falls (Apr 1999)
~Barnes and Noble, Freehold, NJ (Mar 1999)
~Monmouth County Arts Council, 21st Annual Juried Show, MONMOUTH MUSEUM, Lincroft, NJ- (Feb 2000)
~The Art Alliance, 13th Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition Juried Show, Red Bank, NJ- (Jan 1999)
~Monmouth County Arts Council, 19th Annual Juried Show, Monmouth Museum, Lincroft, NJ- (1998)
~Brookdale Community College- 3rd Annual Juried Student Art Show, Lincroft, NJ (May 1998)
~Artist Guild, 16th State Juried Exhibition, Island Heights, NJ (Apr 1998)
~The Art Alliance, 12th Annual Statewide Juried Exhibition, Red Bank, NJ(Mar 1998)
~Guild of Creative art, 5th Annual Juried Show, Shrewsbury, NJ(July 1997)


*The Gibby Center for the Arts, Middletwon, DE (MARCH 2014)
*RAW Baltimore "Translations" show. TATU, Baltimore (Sep 2013)
*Hotel Tides Gallery, Asbury Park, NJ (July-Aug 2013)
*The Council Gallery, Bel Air, MD (May-June 2013)
*Homegrown Cafe, Newark, DE (Apr 2013)
*A Subtle Rebellion, Abingdon, MD, (Feb-Mar 2013
*Newark Arts Alliance, Newark, DE (Jan 2013)
*Palette & the Page, Elkton, MD (November 2012)
*Copper Flame Gallery (July/August 2012)
*Espresso Joe’s, Keyport, NJ (July 2012)
*Mojo Main, Newark, DE (May-June 2012)
*Cecil County Arts Council, Elkton, MD (March-Apr 2012)
*Café Gelato, Newark, DE- (Dec 2011)
*Via 45, Red Bank, NJ (Sep 2011-May 2012)
*Gallery 13, Asbury Park, NJ- (July 2011)
*Joel McFadden Designs, Red Bank, NJ- (May 2011)
*Espresso Joe’s coffee house, Keyport, NJ (May 2011)
*Jamian's, Red Bank, NJ (Dec 2010)
*Monmouth Beach Cultural Center (June-Jul 2010)
*Red Horse Gallery, Freehold Raceway Mall (Mar-May 2010)
*Monmouth Beach Cultural Center (Jul 2009)
*No Joe’s Café, Red Bank (November 2000)
*Eatontown Public Library – (April 2000)
*Ft. Monmouth- Women’s History Month Celebration (2000)
*Red Bank Library, Red Bank, NJ (2000)
*NJ Center for the Healing Arts, Red Bank, NJ – (Oct 1999)
*Aquarius Rising, Fair Haven, NJ- (June 1998)
*The Java Hut, Belmar, NJ- (August 1998)

~Main Avenue Galleria, Ocean Grove, NJ
~Metamorphosis Gallery, Havre de Grace, MD
~Simply Grand Events Floral & Art Gallery, Havre de Grace, MD
~Arts by the Bay Gallery, Havre de Grace, MD
~Newark Arts Alliance, Newark, DE

~ "New Horizons" CD, Pat the SoulCat - 2012
~ “American Postmodernist Fiction and the Past”, Theophilus Savvas – Nov 2011
~ “Summoned Secrets”, W.P. Rigler –Sept 2011
~ “Love and Sorcery”, CD,David Wrong- 2009

~1st Place Winner of competition: "IT'S A COLOR THING", work featured on cover of exhibition catalogue (Jan 2013)

~"Petroluem Paradox, for better or for worse", Women's Caucus for Art. National juried exhibition, juror: Eleanor Heartney, Contributing editor Art in America and art press. (May-June 2012)

~"The Peace Project", world-wide juried art competition created by Lisa Schultz, The Whole 9. This project was her vision to help create a sustainable peace in Sierra Leone. Works traveled the US, to inlude Los Angeles and NYC. (2009)

*Art Alliance, Red Bank, NJ
*Guild of Creative Arts, Shrewsbury, NJ
*Belmar Art Council (BAC), Belmar, NJ
*Monmouth County Arts Council, Monmouth County, NJ
*Freehold Artists Guild, Freehold, NJ
*Ocean County Artists Guild, Island Heights, NJ
*Shore Institute of the Creative Arts (SICA), Asbury Park, NJ
*Cecil County Arts Council, Elkton, MD
*Rehoboth Art League, Rehoboth Beach, DE
*Newark Arts Alliance, Newark, DE
*Arts by the Bay Gallery, Havre de Grace, MD
*Chestertown River Center for the Arts, Chestertown, MD
*Oxford Arts Alliance, Oxford, PA
*Maryland State Arts Council
*Liriodendron Mansion, Bel Air, MD


mud pattern38 by Linnea Tober


mud pattern-mirror by Linnea Tober


mud pattern 17C by Linnea Tober


Mud Pattern42 by Linnea Tober


mud patterns in blues by Linnea Tober


jagged little pills1_autumn by Linnea Tober


Jagged little pill3 by Linnea Tober


Chakra_YELLOW by Linnea Tober


Chakra-RED by Linnea Tober


Chakra-Green by Linnea Tober


Chakra_Blue by Linnea Tober


Bluebells Abstract2 by Linnea Tober


gomphrena abstract by Linnea Tober


Age of Aquarius 2a by Linnea Tober


Age of Aquarius1 by Linnea Tober


Sunrise by Linnea Tober


requiem by Linnea Tober


ShadowTree20-Earth Drops by Linnea Tober


Abstracted Glass9 by Linnea Tober


Equinox2 by Linnea Tober


Red Carpet Abstract by Linnea Tober


Witches Ball Abstract by Linnea Tober


And the Ocean Spoke to me by Linnea Tober


crocus abstract15 by Linnea Tober


Crocus Abstract16 by Linnea Tober


Mosaic Abstract by Linnea Tober


Eye of the Storm by Linnea Tober


Leek Abstract by Linnea Tober


Equinox1 by Linnea Tober


Abstracted glass7 by Linnea Tober


Abstracted glass8 by Linnea Tober


molten heart13 by Linnea Tober


hydrangea abstract2 by Linnea Tober


molten heart9 by Linnea Tober


Molten Heart7 by Linnea Tober


Molten Heart27 by Linnea Tober


Abstract Glass 2A by Linnea Tober


hydrangea abstract1 by Linnea Tober


pumpkin abstract by Linnea Tober


Tumult by Linnea Tober


Voltaic1 by Linnea Tober


Longing by Linnea Tober


neon branches by Linnea Tober


Inner Glow by Linnea Tober


molten heart12 pink by Linnea Tober


Tree of Ghosts3 by Linnea Tober


Sunrise Abstract by Linnea Tober


Rusted Earth and Sky by Linnea Tober