FAITH GAY

EDUCATION

1995 B.F.A., Sculpture, University of Texas at Austin

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2010 Faith Gay, d berman gallery, Austin, TX
2009 Triple Rainbow Strength, Pan American Art Projects, Dallas, TX
2007 Faith Gay, d berman gallery, Austin, TX
2006 Chroma, Pan American Art Projects, Dallas, TX
2004 Faith Gay & Lauren Levy, d berman gallery, Austin, TX

INVITATIONAL AND JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2010 Make-up, Unit B Gallery, San Antonio, TX
2009 Soft Architecture, K K Projects, New Orleans, LA
2008 Digital Divide, Artspace111, Dallas, TX
2008 Ludic Space, Centraltrak, Dallas, TX
2008 Candyland, Pan American Gallery, Dallas, TX
2006 Heat, d berman gallery, Austin, TX
2006 Taking Shape, Galleri Urbane, Marfa, TX
2006 Exhibition in The People’s Gallery, Austin City Hall, Texas
2005 First Night Austin, Invitational Artist, Austin, TX
2005 Rock, Paper, Scissors, Arlington Museum of Art, Curated by Anne Allen, Arlington, TX
2005 Cracks in the Pavement, Austin, TX
2005
Color/Pattern/Grid, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX
2005 Trickle Down ’05, Firehouse Gallery, Burlington, VT
2005 Exhibition in The People’s Gallery, Austin City Hall, Texas
2005 Group Show in Conjunction with “Billow & Fold,” d berman gallery, Austin, Texas
2004 Gardens, Real and Imagined, Austin Museum of Art - Laguna Gloria, Austin, TX
2004 Material Possibilities, Griffith Gallery, Stephen F. Austin University Gallery, curated by Mary McCleary, Nacogdoches,TX
2004 Brave New World, McClain Gallery, Houston, TX
2004 Post 65: Yet More Art for Marfa, d berman gallery temporary installation for Open House 2004, Marfa, TX
2003 Summer, Fluent~Collaborative’s Testsite, Austin, TX
2003 Summer Light, d berman gallery, Austin, TX
2003 Ditzy Stardust, Cactus Bra Gallery, San Antonio, TX
2003 Black, White, and Red All Over, 2040 Gallery, Austin, TX
2003 Lightness of Being, 2040 Gallery, Austin, TX
2003 Love Connection, 2040 Gallery, Austin, TX
2002 Three Painters, Women & Their Work, Austin, TX
2002 Surface Tensions, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, TX
2002 The Game Show, Studio 107, Austin, TX
2001 New Works, Gallery Lombardi, Austin, TX
2001 Mas! Mas! Mas! Por Que? Por Que? Por Que? A Show of Curious Collections, Gallery Lombardi, Austin, TX
2001 The San Francisco-Austin Optical Shoot-Out, Blue Theatre, Austin, TX
2001 An Adult Fantasy in Visuals, Studio 107, Austin, TX
2001 New Technology vs. Old Technology, Gallery Lombardi, Austin, TX
2000 Xmas Group Exhibit, Gallery Lombardi, Austin, TX
2000 Passing Through Walls, Art Exhibitions Group @ UT, Austin, TX
1999 Red October, AVAA Gallery, Austin, TX
1999 Reflex: Small Work, Covert Ford installation in conjunction with Ariel Dance Theatre performance
1999 Angels Without Heads: 80’s Technotarps installation, collaboration with Tiana Hux, Off Center, Austin, TX
1999 Art in the Garden, (Presented by) Women & Their Work, Austin, TX
1998 Winterkollektion, Celeste and Elliot Gallery, Zurich, Switzerland 1997 Cirque de Sortes,
performance presented by Alton Dulaney
1998 Alice in Wonderland Tea Party, performance with Tiana Hux Nuvoreesh III, Installation in Daneshjou House
1996 Casa Su Teatro, Frontera Fest performance event, Austin, TX
1995 Began collaboration on 1414 Holly Street/Crackerhouse with Andy Colquitt

AWARDS / RESIDENCIES

2008 Centraltrak - Artist Residency, University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2007 Austin American Statesman, “Finding Inspiration in the Ordinary: From Ancient Arrowheads to Plastic Toys,
I t's All Good for Artist Faith Gay,” Jeanne Claire van Ryzin, September 27
2006 Austin Chronicle, “HEAT,” Nikki Moore, Vol. 25 No. 45, 7 July
2006 Cantanker Magazine, “Heat at d berman,” Hillary McMahan, 19 June
2005 Austin American-Statesman, “How Does Your Artwork Grow?” Julie Bonnin, 25 September
2005 Austin American-Statesman, “Laguna Gloria Brings the Outside In,” Courtney Sebesta, 7 August
2004 “Experience Gardens: Real and Imaginary,” News 8 Austin, Rachel Elsberry, 10 November
2004 Austin Chronicle, “Shiny, Happy Creatures,’’ Robert Faires, September 24
2004 Austin American-Statesman, “A Celebration of Whimsy and What-Ifs,” Ginger Cowles, 30 September
2003 Fluent~Collab.org, “Why is Faith Gay’s Art so Unexpected and Fresh,” Wendy Atwell
2003 Austin Chronicle, “Summer Light,” Jacqueline May, 1 August
2003 Glasstire.com, “Summer Light,” Rachel Koper, July & August
2003 Cityfold, “Fluent Artists Speak,” Melanie Schopper, Issue 1, Oct/Nov
2003 San Antonio Current, “The Ditz and Glamour of Stardust,” Elaine Wolf, October 23
2003 VOA Magazine, “Faith Gay Installations at Testsite,” Walter Thompson, Vol 11, Issue 3
2003 Austin American Statesman, “Don’t Hate This Exhibit Because It’s Beautiful,” Jeanne Claire Van Ryzin, July 24
2002 Nest, Spring Edition, 20
2000 Austin Chronicle, ‘‘Artists Dance with Stone, Fiber, Dotted Blocks," Michael Barnes, December
1999 Featured artist in "Austin: Celebrating the Lonestar Millenium," Dan Rather, Towery Publishing, Inc.
1998 Austin American Statesman, An Artful Address: with murals, frescoes, sculpture,
a thesis project blossoms into much more at an Austin house," Sherma Kay Bass, August 4
1998 Garden Gate Magazine, “1414 Holly Street,” #25 Feb, #22