Bryan Nash Gill

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EDUCATION
1988 M.F.A., California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, CA
1984 B.F.A., Tulane University, New Orleans, LA
   
SELECTED ONE-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2013 Bryan Nash Gill, Tremaine Gallery at the Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, CT
Woodcut, Bryan Nash Gill at the Chicago Botanic Garden, Glencoe, IL
2012 Cut Wood, Goodwin/Fine Art, Denver, CO
Bryan Nash Gill, "What was will be again", Esopus Space, New York, NY
Bryan Nash Gill: Beyond the Landscape, Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA
2010 Sculptures and works on Paper, Spencertown Academy and Arts Center, Spencertown, NY
2008 Bryan Nash Gill, Guy Flichy Gallery, Dubai, UAE
2007 From The Woods, Assemblages, Woodcuts and Paintings Fairfield Arts Council, Fairfield, CT
2006 Spring Island Nature and Arts Trust Residency Exhibit, Okatie, SC
Bryan Nash Gill, Paintings & Works on Paper, The Minor Memorial Community Studio and Gallery, Roxbury, CT
2005 Bryan Nash Gill, Sculpture and Works on Paper, The Sue and Eugene Mercy, Jr. Gallery, The Loomis Chaffee School, Windsor, CT
Bryan Nash Gill, Sculptures, Drawings & Prints, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
Installation in the American Pavilion at the Japanese Worlds Fair, Aichi, Japan
2004 New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
Carspecken-Scott Gallery, Willington, DE
Delaware Center for Horticulture, Wilmington, DE
2003 Blow Down DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA
2002 Pastels, Brunner Gallery, Covington, LA
Works By: Bryan Nash Gill, Visual Research Gallery, New Haven, CT
2001 Bryan Nash Gill, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT - bryan gill at real art ways
2000 Sculpture and Prints, Bryan Nash Gill, Brunner Gallery, Covington, LA
Recent Works, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
1998 Recent Works, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
1996 Drawings & Sculpture, Paesaggio Gallery, Canton, CT
Installation, (site-specific), New Britain Museum of American Art, New Britain, CT
1995 Installation, (site-specific), DeCordova Museum and Sculpture Park, Lincoln, MA
Pierce Pond - Recent Sculpture and Drawings, Paesaggio Gallery, Canton, CT
1993 Sculpture and Drawings, Taub Hall, Hartford Art School, University of Hartford, Hartford, CT
Woods: Installation and Drawings, William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
1991 100 Pearl Street Gallery, Hartford, CT
1990 Featured Artist, Greene Gallery, Bay Harbor Island, FL
1984 Featured Artist, Natalie Scott Art Gallery, New Orleans, LA
   

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2013 Connecticut Trees: Works by Bryan Nash Gill & City Bench, Homer Babbidge Library, UCONN, Storrs, CT
2012 Panorama, Gallerie Rauchfeld, Paris, France
Prints: Another Look, from Modern to Contemporary, The Bendheim Gallery, Greenwich, CT
2011 Trees: Inside and Out, Kiernan Hall Gallery, Audubon Greenwich, CT
PCNY Artists' Showcase 1994-2010, The National Arts Club, NYC
Focus on Process, Paper New England at the Slipe Gallery, Hartford Art School, Hartford, CT
Inaugural Exhibition, Goodwin Fine Art, Denver, CO
Members' Exhibition Editions, Connecticut Center for Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
Work on Paper II, Danese, NYC
2010 New Prints 2009/Autumn, Leonard Pearlstein Gallery, Drexler University, Philadelphia, PA
2009 New Prints 2009/Autumn, International Print Center New York, NYC
Forces of Nature, Danese Gallery, NYC
'Outside In', The Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY
Woodland Chic, Spencertown Academy Arts Center, Spencertown, NY.
2008 The 183rd Annual, National Academy Museum & School of Fine Arts, NYC
Counter Balance, Gerald Peters Gallery, NYC
Not Printed On Paper, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
2007 New England Now, Paper New England, Hartford, CT
Natural Elements, Flynn Gallery, Greenwich, CT
The Park Avenue Amory, Cooley Gallery, Old Lyme, CT
Night Vision: Printing Darkness, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
2006 The Maine Print Project, Center for Maine Contemporary Art, Rockport, ME
The Elements: Fire, Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sacred Heart University, Bridgeport, CT
Hotpics/06, Katonah Museum of Art, Katonah, NY
2005 All Paintings Great and Small, The Cooley Gallery, Old Lyme, CT
El Bosque/The Forest, Traveling Show in Mexico & USA, Curator Naomi Siegmann
Less Than A Grand: You CAN Take It With You, Alva Gallery, New London, CT
Works On Paper, White Gallery, Lakeville, CT
Bryan Nash Gill Sculpture, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, ME
The Nature of Art, Alva Gallery, New London, CT
Black + White, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
The Innocent Eye, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
2004 Outside, Jim Kempner Fine Art, NYC
The Painted Gift 2004, Hubert Gallery, NYC
All Paintings Great and Small, The Cooley Gallery, Old Lyme, CT
Bryan Nash Gill, Eve Stockton, H. Pelham Curtis Gallery, New Canaan, CT
Out of the Woods, The Cooley Gallery, Old Lyme, CT
Printed Matter, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
Art From Connecticut Forests: the Centennial Tree Project, CT DEP Traveling Show
Spring Print Exhibition, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
New Prints 2004 Spring, International Print Center New York, NYC

Dialogues In Abstraction, University of Connecticut/Stamford Art Gallery, Stamford, CT
Cabin Fever, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
2003 The Painted Gift, Hubert Gallery ,NYC
Ink From Wood: Two Traditions, curated by Anthony Kirk, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
Unleashed, NewArts Gallery, Litchfield, CT
Elements of Nature, Concord Arts Association, Concord, MA
Contemporary Landscapes, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
Group Show of Gallery Artists, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, ME
Collinsville Site Responsive Public Art Competition, Collinsville Arts Initiative, Collinsville, CT
Trees, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
2002 Smaller than a Breadbox, Morgan Lehman Gallery, Lakeville, CT
Striking Impressions: Paper Ink and Process, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
Claiming the Landscape, Alva Gallery, New London, CT
Outdoor Sculpture, Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, ME
Prints From Within II, Connecticut Graphics Arts Center, Norwalk, CT
2001 Parts Untitled Space Gallery, New Haven, CT
Turtle Gallery, Deer Isle, ME
Spokes & Wheels, Connecticut Graphic Arts Center, Norwalk, CT
Acacia Gallery, Glouster, MA
Collecting at Paesaggio, West Hartford, CT
Small Version, Brunner Gallery, Covington, LA
Salon Show, Acacia Gallery, Gloucester, MA
Selections, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
2000 On The Farm, The Silo, New Milford, CT
Prints from Within, Connecticut Graphic Arts Center, Norwalk, CT
New Year, New Work Brunner Gallery, Covington, LA
1999 Works by Bryan Nash Gill, Brunner Gallery, Covington, LA
Fellowship Recipients, Connecticut Commission On The Arts, Hartford, CT
Small Sculpture, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
Exhibited Works, Acacia Gallery, Gloucester, MA
1998 Holiday Salon, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
Members' Show, Connecticut Graphic Arts Center, Norwalk, CT
Exhibited Works, Leighton Gallery, Blue Hill, ME
Small Works, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
Group Show, Leighton Gallery, Blue Hill, ME
1997 Member's Exhibition, Connecticut Graphic Arts Center, Norwalk, CT
Small Works, Paesaggio Gallery, West Hartford, CT
Earth, Water, Sky, 100 Pearl Gallery, Hartford, CT
Natural Soundings: Art, Artist & Nature, Stamford Museum & Nature Center, Stamford, CT
Gallery Artists, Paesaggio Gallery, Canton, CT
1996 Branching Out: The Trees as Inspiration, Gallery of Contemporary Art, Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, CT
The Eighth Triennial, Fuller Museum of Art, Brockton, MA
Hollycroft International '96, The Hollycroft Foundation, Ivorytown, CT
No England/No Amsterdam, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT
Hollycroft Invitational '96, 50/50, The Hollycroft Foundation, Ivorytown, CT, The Essex Art Gallery, Essex, CT
Trees, 100 Pearl Gallery, Hartford, CT
1995 Inspiring Sensitivity, The Discovery Museum, Bridgeport, CT (traveling exhibition of CT. Commission on the Arts Grant Recipients)
Gallery Artists, Paesaggio Gallery, Canton, CT
Into The Garden, 100 Pearl Street, Hartford, CT
Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood 1995, site-specific installation, Chesterwood, Stockbridge, MA
RAW Space, Real Art Ways, Hartford, CT
Winter Light, 100 Pearl Gallery, Hartford. CT
1994 Holiday Salon, Paesaggio Gallery, Canton, CT
Landscape: Seen and Remembered, curated by Janie Paul, organized by Organization of Independent Artists, The Police Building, NYC
1993

Gallery Artist, Paesaggio Gallery, Hartford, CT
Landscapes, Washington Art Association, Washington, CT
Invitational I, Marisa Del Re Gallery, NYC                                                                                                                     
Exhibition of Contemporary Sculpture, Samuel S.T. Chen Art Center, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain, CT                
Curator's Choice,Connecticut Invitational, The John Slade Ely House, New Haven, CT                                                                  

1992 Small Works Invitational, Artspace Gallery, New Haven, CT
Selected Landscapes, Paesaggio Gallery, Hartford, CT
Elemental Images, The John Slade Ely House, New Haven, CT
Connecticut Vision, Mattatuck Museum, Waterbury, CT
Young Artists, Woodstock Artists Association, Woodstock, NY
New Work, New Haven '92, Artspace Gallery, New Haven, CT
Off the Wall 5, Stamford Art Association, Stamford, CT
1991 Exhibition of Painting & Sculpture, The Berkshire Museum, Pittsfield, MA
   
AWARDS  
2008 Visiting Artist Program in printmaking, Hartford Art School , Hartford, CT
2006 New Boston Fund Individual Artist Fellowship, Greater Hartford Arts Council, Hartford, CT
2006 Visitig Artist Workshop/Program, Westminster School, Simsbury, CT
2005 Artists Resources Trust, Berkshire Taconic Community Foundation, Great Barrington, MA
2004 Goodman-Banks Artist Residency, Kingswood Oxford School in West Hartford, CT
1997 Individual Artists Grant, Connecticut Commission of the Arts, Hartford, CT
Individual Artist Fellowship, Special Projects Grant, Greater Hartford Arts Council, Hartford, CT
1993 Individual Artist Project Grant, Connecticut Commission on the Arts, Hartford, CT
1992 Best in Show, Artspace Gallery, New Haven CT, Juror-Charlotta Kotik
1989 Drawing Fellowship, California Art Council, Sacramento, CA
   
COLLECTIONS
  Riverside Associates, Westport, CT
Andrew Hirschl, Coconut Grove, FL
Jorge and Natalie Virgili, Madrid, Spain
Connecticut Graphic Arts Center, Norwalk, CT
Boston Public Library, Boston, MA
IBM, New York, NY
Kaiser Permanente Medical Facility, Fairfield, CA
Molten Metal Technologies, Fall River, MA
William Benton Museum of Art, Storrs, CT
The Ensign-Bickford Company, Simsbury, CT
Wood Structures, Inc. Biddeford, ME
Nancy and Robinson Grover
Janice and Mickey Cartin
   
BIBLIOGRAPHY
  Hemispheres, United Magazine, Culture Arts Media Marketplace, May 2012
Natural History, volume 120, number 5, Endpaper/ Slices of Time, May 2012
The New Yorker, Galleries-Downtown, Bryan Nash Gill, June 4 & 11, 2012
The Wall Street Journal,Visualizer 'Woodcut', Tall Tales the Story of Trees, April 21-22, 2012
The New York Times Style Magazine, Spring Design, April 1, 2012
Orion Magazine, Nature Restructured, Volume 26/No. 3, May/June 2007
Patricia Rosoff, Bryan Nash Gill, Mercer Gallery, Sculpture Magazine, December 2006
Rufus Foshee, Prints: CMCA in full sway, Village Soup Times ME, November 15, 2006
Nature Genetics, volume 38, #9, Cover Art, September 2006; Volume 38, #10, October 2006; Volume 38, #11; Volume 38, #12, December 2006
Nature Genetics, Volume 38, #3, Cover Art, March 2006; Volume 38, #5, May 2006
Phyllis A.S. Boros, Artists fired up about latest installment of SHU exhibit, Connecticut Post, September 12, 2006
Lea Lion, A Forest Among High-Rises, Los Angeles DWN Town News, May 15, 2006
Alex Chu, Can't see the Forest LA Times, May 5, 2006
Erica Browne Grivas, Surprise Inside, Connecticut Home & Garden, Premier Issue, 2006
Abby Luby, Freeze Frame, The Advocate & Greenwich Times, May 21, 2006
Gregory Seay, Out of the Natural World, The Hartford Courant, May 1st, 2006
Art Resource Trust, The First 10 Years, Grant-making to New England Artists and Institutions, 1996- 2006
Merry MacMasters, El Bosque/The Forest, Palace of Fine Arts, Sculpture, May 2006
Patricia Rosoff, Bryan Nash Gill, Art New England, April-May 2006
Nature Genetics, Volume 38, #3, Cover Art, March 2006; Volume 38, #5, May 2006
John Maxim, Sculptured Forest appears before Belles Artes, The Mexican Herald, November 05
Fred A. Bernstein, National Treasure, Interior Design Magazine #9, July, 2005
Patricia Rosoff, Everything that God Made, The Hartford Advocate, October 6, 2004
Gills work featured at museum, The Herald, August 15, 2004
  Lisa Brisson, From one giant oak, many visions are born, Newington Life, July 04, 2004
L.P. Stritfeld, Drawing Ink From Wood, The Advocate & Greenwich Times, October 19, 2003
Patricia Rosoff, Wheels in the Fields: Bryan Nash Gill, Sculpture Magazine, April 2002
Judy Birke, Minimalism, updated, is looking more relaxed, New Haven Register, December 23, 2001
Patricia Rosoff, At Home in the Deafening Silence of the Woods: Bryan Nash Gill, Art New England , December/January 2002
BethSurdut, Gloucester's Acacia Gallery Branches Out, Arts Media, June 2001
Dina Walker, New Hartford Artist Joins Nature with Art, The Winsted Journal, June 8, 2001
Kathryn Boughton, Litchfield County Times, June 1, 2001
Patricia Rosoff, Wood Work, The Hartford Advocate, April 25, 2001
Owen McNally, Into the Woods, The Hartford Courant, April 20, 2001
Steve Starger, Bryan Nash Gill: Recent Work, Art New England, August/September 2000
Emma White, Art Inspired by Nature, Hartford Courant, May 25, 2000
Owen McNally, The Rhythms of Nature, The Hartford Courant, May 4, 2000
Life on the Farm, Good Living, April 28, 2000
Patricia Rosoff, Bryan Nash Gill: Drawing and Sculptures, Art New England, March/April, 1997
Jeff Parrott, The Eighth Triennial Exhibition, artsMEDIA, January/February, 1997 
Mary Sherman, Triennial trumpets works by New England artists, Boston Sunday Herald, October 13, 1996  
ChristineTemin, Best of Show, Fuller surveys art scene-indoors and out-for the pick of New England. The Boston Globe, September 20, 1996
June Schwendenwien, More restrained works from Gill at Paesaggio Gallery, The Hartford Courant, 17, 1996.
Owen McNally,  Star Treck, the next generation, The Hartford Courant, September 15, 1996
Susan Tamulevich, A 100 Percent 50/50', The New Haven Advocate, May, 1996
Patricia Rosoff, Making Connections, The Hartford Advocate, May 30, 1996.
Owen McNally, Real Art Ways tours magical mystery of nature:, The Hartford Courant, May 24, 1996.
Reception Tuesday opens contemporary art show, The Herald, March 8, 1996.
William Zimmer, Trees That Can Hold Up In Any Weather, The New York Times, March 31, 1996
Jude Schwendenwein, Trees, The Hartford Courant, March 31, 1996.
Patricia Rosoff, Going Out on a Limb, Hartford Advocate, March 13, 1996.
Christine Tenim, Nature plays a starring role in Chesterwood sculpture show, The Boston Globe, August 9,1995.
Peg Churchill Wright, Chesterwood sculptures work harmoniously with surroundings, The Daily Gazette, July 27, 1995
Christine Tenim, Nature plays a starring role in Chesterwood sculpture show, The Boston Globe, August 9,1995
Peg Churchill Wright, Chesterwood sculptures work harmoniously with surroundings, The Daily Gazette, July 27, 1995
Patricia Rosoff, Pearl Street's Secret Garden, Hartford Advocate, July 27, 1995
Patricia Rosoff, Bryan Nash Gill: Drawings and Sculptures, Art New England, March/April, 1997
Dennis Anderson, Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood 1995 catalogue essay, Chesterwood, Stockbridge, MA, 1995
John Cusano, Investing In Dreams, catalogue essay, Connecticut Commission on the Arts traveling exhibition of grant recipients, 1995
Robert Edelman, Landscape: Seen and Remembered, catalogue essay, Organization of Independent Artists, 1994
Patricia Rosoff, Artistic Winter Reveries, Hartford Advocate, December 29, 1994
Vivien Raynor, Appreciation for Color, The New York Times, August 7, 1994
Vivien Raynor, Through Medium and Process, The New York Times, February 7, 1993
Judy Birke, Creative Chaos? Grin and bear it at Ely House, New Haven Register, January 31, 1993
Patrick McCaughey, Woods, catalogue essay, William Benton Museum of Art, 1993
Raymond Smith, The Elemental Image at John Slade Ely House, New Haven Arts, October, 1992
Kristine A. Harger, Bringing the Outside In, Canton News, December, 1992
James Weiss, Pointing out the good and bad in contemporary art, New Haven Register, June, 28, 1992.
Jock Reynolds, 1991 Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, catalogue essay, The Berkshire Museum, 1991