Gail Foster Resume

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 


2017                Theatrical Outfit Gallery, “Cosmic Symphony”                                                                              Atlanta, GA

2014                Alexander Fine Art, “New Meanings, New Stories”                                                                       Atlanta, GA

2012                The Environment                                                                                                                             Atlanta, GA

2009                The Carter Center                                                                                                                             Atlanta, GA

2008                Lyon & Lyon Fine Art, “Faces of Vagina Warriors”                                                              New Orleans, LA

2006                Lyon & Lyon Fine Art                                                                                                            New Orleans, LA

2005                Lowe Gallery                                                                                                                         Santa Monica, CA

2003                Horizon Gallery, “Body Current”                                                                                                Santa Fe, NM

2002                Horizon Gallery, “Old Passions”                                                                                                 Santa Fe, NM

2001                Fay Gold Gallery                                                                                                                             Atlanta, GA

2000                Fay Gold Gallery, “Works on Paper”                                                                                              Atlanta, GA

1999                Columbus Museum of Art; Funded: Hardaway Endowment                                                     Columbus, GA

                        Fay Gold Gallery, “Appassionata”                                                                                                 Atlanta, GA

                        Blue Heron                                                                                                                                 Lexington, VA

                        Barkin-Leeds Ltd., Buckhead Plaza Towers                                                                                  Atlanta, GA

                        Todd Crockett Fine Art                                                                                                            Little Rock, AK

1998                Neiman Marcus, “Illumination: The Fall Harvest”                                                                        Atlanta, GA

1997                The Lowe Gallery                                                                                                                           Atlanta, GA

                        The Gomez Gallery                                                                                                                   Baltimore, MD

1996                The Lowe Gallery                                                                                                                           Atlanta, GA

                        Todd Crockett Gallery                                                                                                              Little Rock, AK

1995                The Lowe Gallery, “Genesis”                                                                                                         Atlanta, GA

1993                Fay Gold Gallery                                                                                                                            Atlanta, GA

                        Harbs Gallery                                                                                                                              Lexington, VA

1992                APC Gallery, “Insights”                                                                                                                  Atlanta, GA

1991                Harbs Gallery, “Window to the Soul”                                                                                        Lexington, VA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2018                Dewberry Gallery | The Viewing Room, “Transformations”                                                           Atlanta, GA

2017                Dewberry Gallery | The Viewing Room, “Past & Present”                                                              Atlanta, GA

2017                Dewberry Gallery | The Viewing Room, “Fresh”                                                                            Atlanta, GA

2015                MOCA GA “Gathered: Georgia Artists Selecting Georgia Artists”                                                Atlanta, GA

2014                Atlanta Celebrates Photography                                                                                                      Atlanta, GA

2011                Abernathy Arts Center – “Georgia Artists; A Juried Exhibit”                                                        Atlanta, GA

                        Fellowship Gallery                                                                                                                         Fairhope, AL

2009                George Segal Gallery, “Art Connections 5”                                                                                 Montclair, NJ

2007                StudioSwan, “Gail Foster and Thomas Swanston: New Works”                                                    Atlanta, GA

                        Soho Myriad, “Pink”                                                                                                                       Atlanta, GA

2006                A1LabArts, “Body Sacred”                                                                                                         Knoxville, TN

                        707 Gallery                                                                                                                                   Santa Fe, NM

                        StudioSwan Gallery, “A Select Group”                                                                                          Atlanta, GA

                        StudioSwan Gallery, “Gail Foster and Thomas Swanston: New Works”                                       Atlanta, GA

2005                Lowe Gallery, “16th Anniversary”                                                                                                 Atlanta, GA

                        707, “White”                                                                                                                                Santa Fe, NM

                        Soho Myriad, “A Common Thread”                                                                                               Atlanta, GA

2004                Lowe Gallery                                                                                                                                   Atlanta, GA

2003                Lyon & Lyon Fine Art                                                                                                            New Orleans, LA

                        Studio Eleven                                                                                                                              Lexington, VA

                        Swan Coach House Gallery                                                                                                             Atlanta, GA

                        Columbus Museum of Art, “A Celebration of Creativity: Three Centuries of

                        American Masterworks on Paper”                                                                                              Columbus, GA

2002                Horizon Gallery                                                                                                                            Santa Fe, NM

                        Fay Gold Gallery, “Works on Paper”                                                                                              Atlanta, GA

2001                Huntsville Museum of Art                                                                                                          Huntsville, AL

2000                Gallery Nordstrand                                                                                                                       Oslo, Norway

                        Swan Coach House Gallery                                                                                                            Atlanta, GA

                        Harper College; 23rd National Exhibition: Small Works”                                                              Palatine, IL

                        Joseph House Gallery                                                                                                                Columbus, GA

                        University of Mobile, “Art with a Southern Drawl”                                                                       Mobile, AL

                        Columbia College, “21st Annual Paper in Particular”                                                              Columbia, MO

1999                Fay Gold Gallery, “XX/MM; 20th Anniversary Exhibition”                                                        Atlanta, GA

                        Joseph House Gallery, “Regional Talent”                                                                                 Columbus, GA

                        Fay Gold Gallery, “Group Show”                                                                                                  Atlanta, GA

                        City Gallery East, “Fire”                                                                                                                Atlanta, GA

1998                Frances King Shaw Gallery, King Plow Arts Center                                                                     Atlanta, GA

                        Holter Museum of Art, “ANA 27”                                                                                                Helena, MT

                        Alexandria Museum of Art, “16th Annual September Exhibition”                                         Alexandria, LA

                        Charles Janssen Gallery, Art Institute of Atlanta                                                                           Atlanta, GA

                        Haggin Museum, “Stockton National Exhibition”                                                                      Stockton, CA

                        Peasant Building,                                                                                                                           Atlanta, GA

                        Columbia College, “Paper in Particular”                                                                                  Columbia, MO

                        The Bank, “Castleberry Hill Loft Show”                                                                                      Atlanta, GA

1997                Lowe Gallery                                                                                                                                 Atlanta, GA

1996                City Gallery East, “IVAC”                                                                                                            Atlanta, GA

                        Lowe Gallery, “An American Renaissance”                                                                                 Atlanta, GA

                        Todd Crockett Gallery, “Two person Exhibit”                                                                       Little Rock, AK

                        Mobile Museum of Art                                                                                                                  Mobile, AL

                        Lowe Gallery, “Works on Paper”                                                                                                 Atlanta, GA

1995                Gibbes Museum, “Yankee Seeds in Southern Soil”                                                                Charleston, SC

                        City Gallery East, “Revival of the Figure”                                                                                   Atlanta, GA

                        Stanback Museum                                                                                                                      Columbia, SC

                        State of the Art Gallery                                                                                                                   Ithaca, NY

1994                Fay Gold Gallery, “Works by Southern Women II”                                                                      Atlanta, GA

                        Spazi Contemporary Art Gallery, “Small Works at Spazi”                                                    Housatonic, MA

                        Maryland Institute College of Art, “15 x 15 Exhibition”                                                         Baltimore, MD

                        New Visions Gallery, “100 x 100”                                                                                                Atlanta, GA

1993                Limner Gallery, “Small/Large Works”                                                                                     New York, NY

                        New Visions Gallery, “100 x 100”                                                                                                Atlanta, GA

                        Greater Augusta Arts Council, “Augusta 13th Annual”                                                              Augusta, GA

                        New Visions Gallery, 100 x 100                                                                                                   Atlanta, GA

                        Fay Gold Gallery, “Group Show”                                                                                                Atlanta, GA

                        Beaverton Arts Commission, “Showcase 93”                                                                          Beaverton, OR

1992                Exhibit -A Gallery, “Bitches: An All Woman’s Show”                                                                Atlanta, GA

                        Fay Gold Gallery, “Group Show”                                                                                                 Atlanta, GA

1991                The Lowe Gallery, “Southern Visions”                                                                                         Atlanta, GA

                        King Plow Art Center, “The Mattress Factory Show”                                                                  Atlanta, GA

                        Exhibit -A Gallery, “2nd Annual Small Works Show”                                                                 Atlanta, GA

1990                Parsons School of Design, “Ten Years Later”                                                                         New York, NY

                        Maryland Institute College of Art, “Alumni Exhibition”                                                       Baltimore, MD

1989                The Lowe Gallery, “Inner Views of Time and Space”                                                                 Atlanta, GA

1988                Mattress Factory Exhibition, “A Political Show”                                                                        Atlanta, GA

1987                Swanston Fine Arts, “The Land”                                                                                                Atlanta, GA

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS


Alembik, Fine and Callner, Atlanta, GA

Alston and Bird, Atlanta, GA

Atlanta Chamber of Commerce, Atlanta, GA

Atlantic American Corporation, Atlanta, GA

Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, GA

Disney Beach and Yacht Club, Orlando, FL

Embassy Suites Chicago, Chicago, IL

Emory University; Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA

Ethan Allen International Headquarters, Danbury, CT

Euro Disney, Paris, France

Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, Richmond, VA

Four Seasons Hotel, Atlanta, GA

Grady Hospital Aids Wing, Atlanta, GA

Grove Park Inn, Asheville, NC

Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA

Hyatt Regency, New Brunswick, NJ

Inn at University Village, Chicago, IL

Intercontinental Chicago, Chicago, IL

Intercontinental Toronto, Toronto, Canada

King and Spaulding, Atlanta, GA

King Plow Arts Center, Atlanta, GA

Long, Aldridge & Norman, Atlanta, GA

O’Neill & Associates, Atlanta, GA

RDR & Associates, Atlanta, GA

Saks Fifth Avenue, Nationwide

Scentura Creations, Atlanta, GA

Sprint, Atlanta, GA

St. Regis Hotel, New York, NY

Ritz-Carlton, Chevy Chase, MD

Westin Rio Mar, Puerto Rico

 

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS


Halle Berry, Los Angeles, CA

Lew Coleman, Los Angeles, CA

Ginair and George McKerrow, Atlanta, GA

Laura and Rutherford Seydel, Atlanta, GA

Dale & Beverly Seefeldt, Atlanta, GA

Will Smith & Jada Pinkett Smith, Los Angeles, CA

Ted Turner, Atlanta, GA

 

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            Cohen, David. “Showcase 1993”, Beaverton Arts Commission Catalogue, December

1991    Carbrey, Agnes. “Foster Exhibition to Open at Harbs This Sunday”, The Lexington

            News-Gazette, September

            Culpepper, Susan. “Gail Foster: Artistic Profile”, September

1987    Perry, Pam. “Urban and Endangered Landscape Engineering”, Creative Loafing, December

 

FILM & VIDEO


2013    A Friggin’ Xmas Miracle; Robin Williams, Candace Bergen

2013 – 2015 Being Mary Jane

2009 - 2011 Drop Dead Diva

2008    Fled; Lawrence Fishburne, Stephen Baldwin, Salma Hayek

 

GRANTS / FELLOWSHIPS / PRESENTATIONS


2018                Creative Access Award and Residency at PLAYA                                                       Summerlake, Oregon

2015                Creative Access Award and Residency at Ragdale Arts                                                       Lake Forest, IL

2007                Fellowship – Hambidge Center for Arts & Sciences                                                                  Dillard, GA

2005                Fellowship – Hambidge Center for Arts & Sciences                                                                  Dillard, GA

1998                Purchase Award - Haggin Museum                                                                                          Stockton, CA

                        Fellowship -  Virginia Center for Creative Arts                                                                   Sweet Briar, VA

1997                Fellowship - Virginia Center for Creative Arts                                                                    Sweet Briar, VA

                        “Finding the Divine Without & Within,”

                        Conference with Normandi Ellis                                                                                                 Atlanta, GA

1996                “Art of the Figure,” Women Business Owners of Atlanta                                                          Atlanta, GA

1995                “American Renaissance In Film,” Copeland Hirthler Design                                                     Atlanta, GA

                        “Atlanta Artist, Gail Foster,” WQXI AM 790 Atlanta Lifestyles interview                               Atlanta, GA

1994                “Classical Casts from the Metropolitan Museum of Art,”

                        Kennesaw State College                                                                                                             Atlanta, GA

1993                “The Shame Experience in Art and Literature,”

                        Georgia Psychological Association Annual Conference                                                            Atlanta, GA

1991                “Learning to Forget,” Atlanta Psychiatric Clinic and Institute

                        for Experimental Growth                                                                                                            Atlanta, GA

1980                Helena Rubenstein Fellowship                                                                                               New York, NY

1978                Ford Foundation Grant                                                                                                           Baltimore, MD

1971                Rhode Island School for the Gifted                                                                                       Providence, RI

 

STUDIES


1980               Parson’s School of Design, Master of Fine Art                                                                      New York, NY

                        Parsons Scholarship                                                                                                            

                       Artists for the Environment, Delaware Water Gap Six Month Studies                                 Blairstown, NJ

1978               Maryland Institute College of Art, Bachelor of Fine Art

                        Summa Cum Laude                                                                                                               Baltimore, MD

                        Mayoral Scholarship, Councilmatic Scholarship                                                           

                        Maryland Institute College of Art Scholarship,

                        Maryland State Scholarship                                                                                              

                       Art Institute of Boston                                                                                                                Boston, MA