Burlington City Arts

Mascoma Bank

Mascoma Bank is located at 431 Pine Street in Burlington and features artwork curated by BCA's External Exhibitions Program on a rotating basis.  



January  - May 2021


Jill Madden


Alpenglow, oil on linen, 60x48


Jill Madden grew up in coastal Rhode Island, attended Middlebury College where she studied Mandarin Chinese and art. She studied Chinese ink painting in Hualien, Taiwan for two years, taught Mandarin and art in Sitka, Alaska for several years, then returned to the east coast to attend graduate school.


Jill studied at the New York Studio School, and then received a post-baccalaureate degree from Brandeis University, and an MFA in painting from Boston University, where she held a Constantin Alajalov scholarship, and studied with John Walker and John Moore. Her work has been shown in New England, New York, Philadelphia, Ireland and England. While a resident artist at the Vermont Studio School, she studied under Lois Dodd, who remains a strong influence.  Madden is the recipient of a Winsor and Newton Emerging Artists award, a Basin Harbor Fellowship,  a Custom House Fellowship in Westport, Ireland, a  Baer Art Center Artist Residency in Hofsos, Iceland, and a Jentel Foundation for the Arts residency in Banner, Wyoming. The artist currently resides and paints in Weybridge, Vermont.



All artwork is available for sale. For more information, to purchase, or to see additional works by these artists, please contact Kate Ashman at (802) 865-7296 or