Willow Bader Resume

 

Education

2003          Certificate, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia PA

 

Exhibitions

Solo

2015          One Artist Show, Christopher Morgan Gallery, Palm Desert, CA

                  Dance and Music, Gallery 901, Santa Fe, NM

2014          One Artist Show, Christopher Morgan Gallery, Palm Desert, Laguna Beach CA

2013          One Artist Show, Christopher Morgan Gallery, Palm Desert, CA

                  A Night to Remember, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson AZ

2012          New Figure Paintings, Dean Day Gallery, Houston, TX

                  Tango in the Desert, Christopher Morgan Gallery, Palm Desert, CA

2011          MCE Artist of the Month Show, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson AZ

                  Jazz, Blue Horse Gallery, Bellingham, WA

2010          New Perspectives, Blue Horse Gallery, Bellingham, WA

                  The Art of Tango, Little Gallery, Bellingham, WA

2008          Tango, Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

                  The Passion and Romance of Tango, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood, WA

2007          Paintings and Drawings, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood, WA

                 Encaustic on Paper, Gallery de Paul, Lancaster, PA   

2006          Of Flesh and Bone, Gallery de Paul, Lancaster, PA

2005          Paintings and Drawings, Artists’ House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

                  Figures, Gallery de Paul, Lancaster, PA

2004          New Works, Artists’ House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2003          Paintings and Drawings, Artists’ House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

Group Exhibitions

2016         Nocturne, Cole Gallery, Edmonds, WA

                 The Art of Narrative, Cole Gallery, Edmonds, WA

                 UNCLAD 2016, The art of the nude, Edmonds, WA

2014         Narcissism and the Self-Portrait, Ann Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY

2012         7th Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2011         Small Works, Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

                 FUSE: Utah Artist Working in Wax, Kimball Art Center, Park City, UT

                 Water As It’s Source, PAFA Alumni Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

                 6th Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ

                 UNCLAD 2011- The Art of the Nude, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood, WA

2010          Waxing Poetic, Hewitt Gallery of Art, New York, NY

                  Small Works, Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA,

                  Inaugural Exhibition, PAFA Alumni Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

                  Fahrenheit 180 – Encaustic Works, Anne Street Gallery, Newburgh, NY

2009          Encaustic Works ’09, Castle Gallery, New Rachelle, NY

2008          Art of Tango, Onda Gallery, Lake Oswego, OR

                  Brushes with the Land ‘08, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood, WA

                  Juried Alumni Exhibition, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA

                  UNCLAD 2008, The art of the nude, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood, WA

                  Tango, Onda Gallery, Portland, OR

                  Brushes with the Land 2008, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood, WA

2007          Small Works Show, Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

                  Small Works Show, Museo Gallery, Langley, WA

                  Twelve by Twelve, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood, WA

                  Brushes with the Land 2007, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood WA

                  Torso, Gallery de Paul, Lancaster, PA

                  Fast Forward, Gallery de Paul, Lancaster, PA

                  UNCLAD 2007, The art of the nude, Gallery by the Bay, Stanwood, WA, and Portland, OR

                 Torso Show, Museo Gallery, Langley, WA

2006          Gigantic Annual Small Works Show, Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

                  Retrospective…a Year in Art, Gallery de Paul, Lancaster, PA

                  New Talent, Rosenfeld Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

                  Small Works, Gallery de Paul, Lancaster, PA

2005          Small Works, Artists’ House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

                  Corpus VI, Highwire Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2004          Small Works, Artists’ House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2003          Small Works, Artists’ House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

2002          Group Show, Artists’ House Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

 

Awards

2009          Encaustic Works ’09, Sponsor’s Award, R & F Encaustics

2003          Louis and Estelle Pearson Prize for Landscape with Figures

                  The Thouron Prize

2002          Scheidt Memorial Travel Scholarship

                  The PAFA Fellowship Juried Prize

                  Robert Carlen Memorial Endowment

                  Franklin C. Watkins Memorial Grant

                  The Mindel Caplan Kleinbard Award, Special Notice

                  The Michael Pearson Memorial Prize

                  Philadelphia Watercolor Society Award

2001          Charles Toppan Prize, Special Notice

                  Cecilia Beaux Memorial Prize, Special Notice

                  Samuel David Memorial Prize for Cast Drawing

                  The PAFA Fellowship Juried Prize

2000          Samuel David Memorial Prize for Cast Drawing, Special Notice

 

Publications

2014          “Body Language”, Harvard Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston MA, Summer issue

2013          “Argentine Tango Chronicles”, by Robert Fulghum, Argo Book Publishers, Czech Republic

2012          “Encaustic Works 2012,”  R and F Encaustic

    “Portfolio- Willow Bader,” Encaustic Arts Magazine, Encaustic Art Institute

     Santa Fe

2011          “ Willow Baderová Jak Se Tanči Tango,” Mlada Fronta, Czech Republic, Alice Horáčková, November

                   “If you Love me Still, Will you Love me Moving, Tales from the Century Ballroom”, a novel by Robert Fulghum,

     ARGO Book Publishers, Czech Republic

                  “6th Annual Encaustic Invitational” Exhibition book

2009          “Encaustic Works 2009,” Exhibition book

2007          “Gallery by the Bay Features Paintings and Drawings by Artist Willow Bader,” Stanwood/Camano News, September

2006          “A Dance in Paint and Canvas,” Intelligencer Journal, Clara Di Fonzo, May

2005          “In Fire,” Poems by Anne Kaier, illustrations by Willow Bader

                  “Regionals,” Art Matters, Ellen Slupe, August

                  “Figures First,” Intelligencer Journal, Susan Lindt, August

                  “DePaul Gallery debuts with Dynamic Philly artist,” Lancaster New Era, John Duffy, August

 

 Gallery Representation

   Christopher Morgan Galleries, Palm Desert  CA

   Dean Day Gallery, Houston TX

   Cole Gallery, Edmonds WA

 

Professional Activities

    Associate member, Women Artists of the West

2010-16    Workshops, lessons and encaustic demonstrations

2013          Presenter and teacher, International Encaustic Artists conference, EncaustiCon, Santa Fe, NM

2012          Presenter and teacher, International Encaustic Artists conference, EncaustiCon, San Antonio, TX

2005-06     Drawing instructor, Main Line Art Center, Philadelphia, PA

2003-04     Drawing instructor, Philadelphia Art and Music School, Philadelphia, PA