GG REID




©2018 GG Reid
203-470-3997
Dallas TX 75214

GG REID

www.ggreid.com    ggreidart@gmail.com
203-470-3997

Dallas, TX

 

Education

1982 University of Wisconsin, Madison   BA - Fine Arts
1987 University of Wisconsin, Madison MSW - Masters of Science in Social Work
2001 Connecticut Board of Higher Education -Alternative Route to Certification Program - Kingswood Oxford School, West Hartford, CT Post- Graduate Certificate to Teach Art


Selected Juried Shows/Awards

2018 Artwork selected for An Evening In The Stars  Art Exhibition at Maddrey PLLC, Dallas, TX
2018 Artwork selected for Studio Visit Magazine, a national juried artist book published by Open Press Studios, (New American Paintings), Boston, MA.  Juror: Francine Weiss , PhD, Senior Curator, Newport Art Museum, Newport, RI.  Artwork will be  featured in the Winter 2019 Studio Visit 
2018 Artwork selected for Equality Matters, Conversations 0n Gender and Race, Mildred M. Cox Gallery,   William Woods University, Fulton, MO.  Jurors: Thomas Whalen, MFA, professor & painter and Amanda Greive, artist
2017 Artwork selected for A Little Something, Something, Texas Visual Arts Association, TVAA Downtown Gallery, Dallas, TX
2017 Artwork selected for Studio Visit Magazine, a national juried artist book published by Open Press Studios, (New American Paintings), Boston, MA.  Juror: George Kinghorn, Executive Director and Curator, University of Maine Museum of Art.  Artwork featured in Studio Visit , Volume 40.
2017 Artwork chosen for Artwork chosen for Global Warming is REAL, Museum of Encaustic Art, Santa Fe, NM.  Juror: Garret Smith, Architect, Artist, and Professor
2017 Artwork selected for Studio Visit Magazine, a national juried artist book published by Open Press Studios, (New American Paintings), Boston, MA.  Juror: Diana Gaston, Director, Tamarind Institute, Albuquerque, NM.  Artwork featured in Studio Visit, Volume 37.          
2016 Artwork selected for Studio Visit Magazine, a national juried artist book published by Open Press Studios, (New American Paintings), Boston, MA.  Juror: Jessica Roscio, PhD, Curator, Danforth Museum of Art, Framingham, MA.  Artwork  featured in Studio Visit, Volume 35.
2016 Artwork selected for Collector (American Art Collector; collector.ac), a national juried artist book published by Alcove Books, Berkeley, CA. 
Jurors: Howard Eige, MFA, Associate Professor, CA College of the Arts and Jan Christensen-Heller, Oakland, CA gallerist. Artwork featured in the 2017 annual Collector.
2015 Artwork selected for Studio Visit Magazine, a national juried artist book published by Open Press Studios, (New American Paintings), Boston, MA.  Juror: Mary M. Tinti, PhD, Curator, Fitchburg Art Museum.  Artwork featured in the Studio Visit, Volume 31.
2015 Chosen as a Finalist for the Donkey Art Prize, Milan, Italy. Jurors: Nicoletta Boschiero, Curator, Gianpiero Riva, Editor, Simona Gavioli, Curator, Vera Ernst, Critic, Luca Zuccala, Editor Artslife, Andrea Alessi, Editor ArtSlant, Donato Rosa, Collector, Andrea Moratti, Blindonkey, Jack Rasmussen, Director and Curator, Annalisa Russo, Editor Artesera.
2015 Artwork chosen for Artspace111's Second Annual Juried Regional Exhibition, Fort Worth, TX Juror: Artist Vernon Fisher.
2014 Artwork chosen for the Saatchi Art permanent collection ‘Feels Like Miami’ by Saatchi Art Associate Curator Bridget Carron, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Artwork chosen for the Saatchi Art permanent collection 'Inspired by Kandinsky' by Saatchi Chief Curator Rebecca Wilson, Los Angeles, CA 
2014 Artwork chosen for the Saatchi Art permanent collection 'Inspired by De Kooning’ by Katherine Henning, Saatchi Assistant Curator, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Chosen to be a Juror for Dreams – Portland Awakens to a New Day, Maine Artist Collective, Portland, ME
2014 Artworks chosen for the Saatchi Art permanent collection ‘Inspired by Twombly’ by Saatchi Associate Curator Bridget Carron, Los Angeles, CA.
2014 Silvermine School of Art 24th Annual Juried Exhibition, New Canaan, CT. Juror: William Jones
2013 Artwork chosen for the Saatchi Art permanent collection 'Inspired by Monet' by Saatchi Chief Curator Rebecca Wilson, London, England 
2013 Accepted for the exhibition Stories We Tell catalogue, a national juried call by the Women’s Art Caucus.  Juror: Jessica L. Porter, owner Porter Contemporary gallery, NYC.
2013 Accepted into the American Juried Art Salon’s 18th Biannual International Exhibition. Juror: William Johnson
2013 Invitational Artist Walk-and-Talk – Five Artists, Ridgefield Guild of Artists, Ridgefield, CT
2013 Award - The 3rd Annual Ridgefield Guild of Artists Juried Members Show, Ridgefield, CT. Juror: Susan Hardesty
2005 Award - Society of Creative Arts of Newtown 35th Annual Spring Juried Art Show, Cyrenius Booth Library, Newtown, CT.                                                 Jurors: David Dunlop, Beth Ellis, MG Martin


Selected Exhibitions

2018 White Rock Lake Artist Studio Tour, Dallas, TX
2017 White Rock Lake Artist Studio Tour, 25th Anniversary, Dallas, TX
2014 Fluid Expressions: Harnessing Dreams, Splintering Reality, Reflectionist Art Show, Arts on the Lake, Kent, NY
2013 Alchemy of Light, Reflectionist Art Show, Arts on the Lake, Kent, NY
2013 GG Reid, Of Water, Of Sky, Solo Show, at Rosie, New Canaan, CT, curator Joanne Keane
2013 Idea and Action, Reflectionist Art Show, Arts on the Lake, Kent, NY
2012 Soul Blossoms, Reflectionist Art Show, Arts on the Lake, Kent, NY
2011 The Alex’s Tree Series – Realism to Abstraction by GG Reid, Kent Public Library, Kent, NY
2011 Mood, Magic, Mystery, Reflectionist Art Show, Arts on the Lake, Kent, NY
2010 Sotheby’s, Group Exhibit, Invitational, Ridgefield, CT
2010 17 Seconds, Reflectionist Art Show, Arts on the Lake, Kent, NY
2010 Faces – Intellect and Emotion, Reflectionist Art Show, Arts on the Lake, Kent, NY
2009 Ridgefield Art Walk - Invitational, Ridgefield Arts Council, Ridgefield, CT
2001 Mystery and Magic, Still Lifes by GG Reid, Living Traditions Gallery, Avon, CT


Gallery Affiliations

2016 Hue Gallery of Contemporary Art, Wichita, KS


Collections

Saatchi Art - 'Inspired by Kandinsky' Collection, 'Inspired by DeKooning' Collection, 'Inspired by Monet' Collection, 'Inspired by Twombly' Collection, 'Feels Like Miami' Collection
Numerous private collections, including an American celebrity collector
Corporate collections in the United States


Selected Publications

2018 Studio Vist Magazine, Volume 40,  a national juried artist book published by Open Press Studios, Boston, MA
2017 Studio Vist Magazine, Volume 37,  a national juried artist book published by Open Press Studios, Boston, MA
2017 Studio Vist Magazine, Volume 35,  a national juried artist book published by Open Press Studios, Boston, MA
2017 Collector, (American Art Collector, collector.ac), a national juried contemporary fine art annual journal published by Alcove Books, Berkeley, CA
2016 Studio Visit Magazine Volume 31, a national juried artist book published by Open Press Studios, Boston, MA
2014 Stories We Tell, a national juried exhibition catalogue published by the Women’s Art Caucus, a national NGO


Post Graduate Study

2014 Studio to Wall with Tony Caretta, gallery owner and artist, New Arts Projects, Litchfield, CT
2014 Encaustics – Start to Finish with Nash Hyon, MFA, Silvermine School of Art, New Canaan, CT
2012 Workshop for Advanced Painters with Dmitri Wright, MFA, at Weir Farm National Historic Site, Wilton, CT
2010-2014 Intensive Painting with Alexander Shundi, MFA, Arts on the Lake, Kent, NY
2005-2013 Advanced Study, yearly painting intensives with Susan Ferri, MFA, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2004-2009 Advanced Painting with Alexander Shundi, MFA, Alexander Shundi Studio, Amenia, NY


Other Professional Work

2001-2002 Art teacher – Sandy Hook Elementary School, Sandy Hook, CT
1987-2004 Prior career as a Licensed Clinical Social Worker