William Mead  •  paintings, etc.

William Mead

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Selected Group Exhibitions

2016

Mix It Up, Woodstock Framing Gallery, Woodstock, NY

2016

Small Works Show, Catalyst Gallery, Beacon, NY

2014

Mix It Up, Woodstock Framing Gallery, Woodstock, NY

2007

This End Up,  Windham Fine Arts, Windham, NY

2006

Today’s Mavericks,  Woodstock Artist Association and Museum, Woodstock, NY

2005

Small Works,  Les Yeux Du Monde Gallery,  Charlottesville, VA

2004

Silvermine Gallery, 55th Annual Art of the Northeast, New Canaan, CT

2000-2002

Gallery Artists, Elena Zang Gallery, Woodstock, NY

1998-2000

Gallery Artists, Takara  Gallery, Houston, TX

1993-2000

Gallery Artists, Albert Merola Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1993

Fine Arts Work Center 25th Anniversary Exhibition,

1993

Provincetown Artist Association and Museum,  Provincetown, MA

1992

Tenth Annual Salon Show, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

1991

“Here and New: New Works by Four Artists,” Provincetown Artist Association and Museum, Provincetown, MA

1991

Ninth Annual Salon Show, Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

1990

Maryland State Arts Council Awards Exhibition, BAUhaus Gallery , Baltimore, MD

1989

Annual Invitational Benefit Exhibition, Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD

1988

Works on Paper, School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD

1988

“Painting ‘88” Juried Exhibition, Arlington Art Center, Arlington,VA

1987

23rd Annual Juried Show, Academy of the Arts, Easton, MD

1986

Irene Leach Annual Juried Show, Chrysler Museum, Norfolk, VA

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Small Abstract Paintings, Grubbs Gallery, Easthampton, MA

2012

Woodstock Framing gallery, Woodstock, NY

2009, 2007

Eyebuzz Gallery, Tarrytown, NY

2003

Lake George Arts Project, Lake George, NY

1993

Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA

1991-1993

Albert Merola  Gallery, Provincetown MA

1991

Hudson Walker Gallery, Provincetown, MA

1989

School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD

Awards and Honors

1994, 1999

Residency Fellowship, Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Amherst, VA

1992

Residency Fellowship, Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz, NY

1990

Maryland State Arts Council Grant, Baltimore MD

1990

Alexander C. and Tillie Speyer Foundation Painting Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

1989

Robert C. Graham Painting Fellowship, Fine Arts Work Center, Provincetown, MA

1989

Visiting Critics Selection , Maryland Art Place, Baltimore,  MD

1987

Studio Residency Award, School 33 Art Center, Baltimore, MD

1987

Jurors Award, 23rd Annual Juried Show, Academy of the Arts,  Easton Md

1986

Fellowship Award , Virginia Museum of Fine Art, Richmond, VA

1985-87

Scholarship , Hoffberger School of Painting, Maryland Institute, College of Art, Baltimore, MD

1985

Scholarship, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture

1979

Purchase Award, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

Education

1987

Maryland Institute, College of Art,  Baltimore, MD, MFA in Painting

1985

Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Skowhegan, ME

1980

Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA, BFA in Painting

Selected Bibliography

"Forward in all directions: In art as in politics, 'staying the course' gets the boot in '06", Paul Smart , Woodstock Times December

28, 2006

"Relics from his past, glimpses of his future: Bill Mead's pentimento pieces span time in geologic layers of paint", Paul Smart

Woodstock Times, November 30, 2006

"Hervey's Day:  Woodstock Turns into a Maverick Festival", Paul Smart, Woodstock Times, August 3, 2006

"Dare To Enter", David Brickman,  Metroland Magazine, September 25,2003

"Bill Mead",  Eli Gottlieb,  Provincetown Arts Magazine, 1992

"Niether Rain Nor...", Bonnie North,   Provincetown Paper, 1991

"Young Artists, Here and New" , Anne Wilson Lloyd,  Art New England, August 1991

Bill Mead lives with his wife, writer and journalist Lisa Phillips, and their daughter Clara in Woodstock, New York.  He is also a museum mount maker.

Visit museum-mounts.com to learn more.

 

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