PRISCILLA FOWLER

ARTIST RESUME

 

Recent Exhibitions

Priscilla Fowler and Jodie Roth Cooper, Mai Wyn Fine Art, Denver, CO, 2015
Priscilla Fowler: Biomorphic Abstraction, Pirate Contemporary Art, Denver, CO, 2015
Priscilla Fowler and Brandon Reese, Shape Shifters, The Lincoln Center Gallery, Fort Collins, CO, 2015
Priscilla Fowler: Alchemy, Assocate's Space at Pirate Contemporay Art, Denver, CO, 2014
New Directions '14: National Juried Contemporary Art Exhibtion, Barrett Art Center, Poughkeepsie, NY, 2014
The Real Draw: Colorado Artists Making Their Mark (an invitational group show of 10 artists working in drawing), Community Creative Center, Historic Carnegie Building, Fort Collins, CO, 2014
34th Annual Members' Exhibit at Pirate Contemporary Art , Denver, CO, 2014. 
Pirate Contemporary Art Associates Show, 2013
 

Selected Solo and Two-Artist Exhibitions 

Internal Undertakings, Highlighting Local Artists In Spaces Occupied by City Leaders: Featuring Priscilla Fowler. Through March 23, 2017, Las Vegas, NV
Imagined Biologies: Virginia Jenkins and Priscilla Fowler, McMahon Gallery, The Dairy Center for the Arts, Boulder, CO, 2013
Priscilla Fowler and Jeff Richards, Denver Turnverein, Oct 2012 - Jan 2013
Latter-Day Blooms, Paintings and Other Works by Priscilla Fowler at the Buell Theater, Feb - May, 2011, Denver Center for the Performing Arts, 14th & Curtis, Denver, CO
Medea: An Installation, in the E Gallery, in conjunction with the little theater at the E Project, Lakewood, CO, March 2010. 
Kozo Fine Art Installation and Exhibit, Denver, CO, November 2009
Priscilla Fowler: Dispersion (A Large-Scale Drawing on Painted Paper) and Other Works, Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO, 2008
The Pattern Shop Studio presents: Fragile Interiors, Visceral Blooms, drawings on prepared paper by Priscilla Fowler, 2008
Installation of Dispersion, James Patrick Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine, as part of my Robert M. MacNamara Foundation Artist Residency, 2008
Priscilla Fowler: The Fragile Interior (Drawings on Painted Paper), Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO, 2007
Priscilla Fowler: Mixed Media Paintings, Square Deal Gallery, Denver, CO, 2007
Surface: Recent Works by Priscilla Fowler and Marius Lehene, Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO, 2006
Priscilla Fowler: Paintings, Joan R. Duncan South Gallery, Koelbel Main Library, Centennial, CO, 2005
People at Work/Foundation Course: Nature Reduced: Works by Priscilla Fowler and Ellen Slupe, Penn State Harrisburg, Harrisburg, PA, 2001

Juried Exhibitions

Creative Capitol Exhibition at the Colorado State Capitol presented by the Colorado Council on the Arts, Denver, March – June 2011
Creative Capitol Exhibition at the Denver International Airport presented by the Colorado Council on the Arts, Denver, November 2010 – February 2011
Boxcar's Semi-Annual Juried Exhibition, BoxCar Gallery, Denver, CO, 2010, (Juror: Jim Robischon, Director, Robischon Gallery), Honorable Mention
The Ice Breaker Show, 2010, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO (Juror: Michael Paglia, Westword Art Critic). 
Polarities, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO, 2008 (Jurors: Amy Chavez, Artist and Michael Chavez, Curator, Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO) - Best in Show award
Eighth National Juried Exhibition, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY, 2008 (Juror: Magdalena Dabrowski, Special Consultant, Modern Contemporary Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY)
25th Annual All Colorado Art Show, Curtis Arts & Humanities Center, Greenwood Village, CO, 2008 (Juror: Gwen Chanzit, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO)
Rocky Mountain Biennial 2006, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, Fort Collins, CO, 2006 (Juror: William Wylie, Associate Professor of Art at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia)
Denver Modernism Gallery, Denver Modernism Show, Denver, 2007 (Juror: Gwen Chanzit, Denver Art Museum)
Rethought, Reworked and Re-Painted, Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO, 2007 (Jurors: Nate Abel, Karen Bozik, Kay Tuttle, artists and members of Sliding Door)
15th National Art Exhibition (Northern CO Artist Association), Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO, 2006 (Juror: Dean Sobel, Director, Clyfford Still Museum, Denver)
Watermedia International XIV, Gallery of Contemporary Art, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO, 2005 (Juror: Katherine Chang Liu, artist)
Alpan International 2005, Alpan Gallery, Huntington (Long Island), NY, 2005 (Juror: Phyllis Braff, President International Association of Art Critics and former art critic, New York Times) 
Pirate 25th Anniversary Juried Show, Pirate: A Contemporary Art Oasis, Denver, CO, 2005 (Jurors: Ivar Zeile, Owner/Director, Plus Gallery, Denver, CO, and Tyler Aiello, Artist)
A Compact Competition, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, April - May 2005 (Juror: Stephanie Hanor, Ph.D., Senior Curator & Head of Curatorial, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA)
Rocky Mountain Biennial, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, Fort Collins, CO, 2004 (Curator: Jan Ernst Adlmann, former assistant director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, newspaper columnist and private art-purchasing advisor)
21st Annual All Colorado Exhibition, Curtis Arts and Humanities Center, Greenwood Village, CO, 2004 (Award) (Juror: Adam J. Lerner, Ph.D., former Master Teacher, Denver Art Museum, Executive Director, The Lab at Belmar, Lakewood, CO and now director of the Museum of Contemporary Art Denver)
Englewood National Arts Exhibition, Englewood, CO, 2004
Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts Regional Exhibition, New Castle, PA, 2000 (Juror: Sam Berkovitz, Director, Concept Art Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA)
Pittsburgh Society of Artists Annual Juried Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA, 1998
 

Group Shows

A Band of Artists (artists from Dry Ice Factory and Blue Silo), Republic Plaza, Denver, 2011
In Bloom, Elisa Contemporary Art Gallery, Riverdale, NY, April 16 - May 30, 2010
Dry Ice Factory Grand Opening Studio Residents' Group Show, Denver, CO, April - May 2009
Drought, Sliding Door Gallery member show, Denver, CO, July 2009
In the Light of Thought, Sliding Door Gallery group show of members and invited artists, Denver, CO, 2008
Mississippi Studios Group Show One 2005, Mississippi Studios, Portland, OR, 2005
Mirrors and Windows, Durango Arts Center, Durango, CO, 2005
Colorado Society of Layerists in Multi-Media, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO, 2004
Convergence, Mountaintop Art Gallery, Cresson, PA, 2001
Pittsburgh Society of Artists Anniversary Exhibition, Foreland Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, 2001
 

Galleries and Registries

Mai Wyn Fine Art, Denver, CO
Pirate Contemporary Art, Denver, CO
Sapiro Art Consultants, Denver
DAC Hospitality, Atlanta, GA
Daniel Fine Art Services, Laguna Beach, CA
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Formal and Continuing Education

BFA, Studio Art, Summa Cum Laude, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Indiana, PA 2001
Cleveland Institute of Art, 1998-1999
BA, Drew University, with Honors in English Literature, 1966

The Abstract Icon, with Patsy Krebs, Anderson Ranch, August 2014
Layered Images, Layered Form: Collage and Assemblage, with Barbara Cooper, Anderson Ranch, August 2012
Painting & Everyday Life with Ross Bleckner, Anderson Ranch, July 2011
Advanced Contemporary Art, Homare Ikeda, Denver Art Students League, 2007-8
Large Format Watercolor: Submersions and Excavations, Michael Crespo, Anderson Ranch, August 2005

Awards and Honors

Honorable Mention, Boxcar's Semi-Annual Juried Exhibition, Denver, CO, 2010 (Jim Robischon, juror) 
"Best in Show", Polarities, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO, 2008
Featured artist, Gallery of Writers and Artists, A Room of Her Own Foundation, 2008
Robert M. Macnamara Foundation artist residency, Westport Island, Maine, Winter 2008
Colorado Featured Artist for October 2007 and December 2005 on artistsregister.com monthly newsletter
Honorable Mention, 20"x20"x20": A National Compact Competition 2005, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA
Honorable Mention, 21st Annual All Colorado Exhibition, Curtis Arts and Humanities Center, Greenwood Village, CO, 2004
Ralph Reynolds Painting Emphasis Memorial Scholarship Award, 2001
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2001
Undergraduate Research Grant (Studio Art), Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2000
Transfer Scholarship, Cleveland Institute of Art, 1998-1999
 

Selected Publications 

LAST CALL TO SEE PRISCILLA FOWLER’S ORGANICS AND JODIE ROTH COOPER’S GEOMETRICS, Westword. Setember 11, 2015.
http://www.westword.com/arts/last-call-to-see-priscilla-fowler-s-organics-and-jodie-roth-cooper-s-geometrics-7132956
LAST CALL FOR CHARLES LIVINGSTON AND PRISCILLA FOWLER AT PIRATE CONTEMPORARY ART
July 2, 2015.
http://www.westword.com/arts/last-call-for-charles-livingston-and-priscilla-fowler-at-pirate-contemporary-art-6867508
“Natural Abstractions: Artist Priscilla Fowler,” by Rayna Bailey, Colorado Central Magazine, February 2005, http://cozine.com/archive/cc2005/01320401.html
" 'Mirrors & Windows' at Durango Arts Center,” Patricia Miller, Arts & Entertainment Editor, The Durango Herald, May 17, 2005
"Bigger and better, but compact Union's 20"x20"x20" exhibition combines quality, fresh ideas", Anne Price, The Advocate, Baton Rouge, LA, April 24, 2005, pg 3. Mag. 
 

Life Before Art 

Software development, software engineering research and development, consulting and management, with a focus on methods of technology transfer and diffusion of innovations. Held positions at IBM, AT&T Bell Labs and Carnegie Mellon University. Co-founded and led an international, professional working group of like-minded information technology researchers under the aegis of the International Federation for Information Processing.