Gerri Rachins


A Regular Riot

Other Works



Gerri Rachins’ work is influenced by her love of color and the history of 20th century abstraction. She has been teaching color theory, painting, and drawing courses at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston and Massachusetts College of Art and Design for over a decade. Gerri Rachins received a Master of Fine Arts degree from Massachusetts College of Art and Design, a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Philadelphia College of Art, and also studied at The New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting and Sculpture.

Rachins has been a Visiting Artist at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, the Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, Massachusetts, a Cultural Agenda Fund Panelist for the City of Boston, and Program Coordinator for the Boston Mayor’s Youth Arts Corps. She has also taught at New England School of Art & Design/Suffolk University, New England Institute of Art, de Young Museum in San Francisco, California and The Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, Massachusetts.

Selected Collections

  • Danforth Art Museum, Framingham, MA
  • Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA
  • Numerous private and corporate collections throughout the United States