Priscilla Fowler ~ Resume


Current and Forthcoming Exhibitions

Latter-Day Blooms, Paintings and Other Works by Priscilla Fowler at the Buell Theater, Feb 7 - May 23, 2011, Denver Center for the Performing Arts, 14th & Curtis, Denver, CO

Colorado Council on the Arts & Denver International Airport Metro Denver Creative Capitol Exhibition, the Colorado State Capitol, Denver, March 2011 – June 2011


Open studio at Dry Ice Factory (#112) every First Friday                 

Recent Exhibitions

Colorado Council on the Arts & Denver International Airport Metro Denver Creative Capitol Exhibition, Denver International Airport November 2010 – February 2011

Boxcar's Semi-Annual Juried Exhibition, BoxCar Gallery, Denver, CO, September 2010, (Juror: Jim Robischon, Director, Robischon Gallery), Honorable Mention

In Bloom, Elisa Contemporary ArtRiverdale, NY, April 16 - May 30, 2010 

The Ice Breaker Show,  2010, Ice Cube Gallery, Denver, CO (Juror: Michael Paglia, Westword Art Critic).

Medea: An Installation, in the E Gallery, in conjunction with the little theater at the E Project, Lakewood, CO, March 2010. 

Kozo Fine Art Installation and Exhibit, Denver, CO, November 2009

Dry Ice Factory Grand Opening Studio Residents' Group Show, Denver, CO, April - May 2009

Drought, Sliding Door Gallery member show, Denver, CO, July 2009

Selected Solo and Two-Artist Exhibitions

Priscilla Fowler: Dispersion (A Large-Scale Drawing on Painted Paper) and Other Works, Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO, 2008

The Pattern Shop Studio presents: Fragile Interiors: Visceral Blooms, drawings on prepared paper by Priscilla Fowler, 2008

Installation of Dispersion, James Patrick Gallery, Wiscasset, Maine, as part of my Robert M. MacNamara Foundation Artist Residency,  2008

Priscilla Fowler: The Fragile Interior (Drawings on Painted Paper), Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO, October 5 - 28, 2007

Priscilla Fowler: Mixed Media Paintings, Square Deal Gallery, 1460 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver, CO, 2007

Surface: Recent Works by Priscilla Fowler and Marius Lehene, Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO,  2006

Priscilla Fowler, Featured Artist, Cafe Colore, 1512 Larimer Street, R12, Denver, CO, 2006

Priscilla Fowler: Paintings, Joan R. Duncan South Gallery, Koelbel Main Library, Centennial, CO, 2005

People at Work/Foundation Course: Nature Reduced: Works by Priscilla Fowler and Ellen Slupe, Penn State Harrisburg, Harrisburg, PA, 2001

Selected Juried Exhibitions

Polarities, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO, November 13-30, 2008 (Jurors: Amy Chavez, Artist and Michael Chavez, Curator, Foothills Art Center, Golden, CO) - Best in Show award

Eighth National Juried Exhibition, Ceres Gallery, New York, NY, 2008 (Juror: Magdalena Dabrowski, Special Consultant, Modern Contemporary Art, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY)  

25th Annual All Colorado Art Show, Curtis Arts & Humanities Center, Greenwood Village, CO, 2008 (Juror: Gwen Chanzit, Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art, Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO)  

Rocky Mountain Biennial 2006, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, Fort Collins, CO,  2006 (Juror: William Wylie, Associate Professor of Art at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia)

Denver Modernism Gallery, Denver Modernism Show, Denver, 2007 (Juror: Gwen Chanzit, Denver Art Museum)

Rethought, Reworked and Re-Painted, Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO, 2007 (Jurors: Nate Abel, Karen Bozik, Kay Tuttle, artists and members of Sliding Door)

15th National Art Exhibition (Northern CO Artist Association), Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO,  2006 (Juror: Dean Sobel, Director, Clyfford Still Museum, Denver)

Watermedia International XIV, Gallery of Contemporary Art, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, CO, 2005 (Juror: Katherine Chang Liu, artist)

Alpan International 2005, Alpan Gallery, Huntington (Long Island), NY, 2005 (Juror: Phyllis Braff, President International Association of Art Critics and former art critic, New York Times)

Pirate 25th Anniversary Juried Show, Pirate: A Contemporary Art Oasis, Denver, CO, 2005 (Jurors: Ivar Zeile, Owner/Director, Plus Gallery, Denver, CO, and Tyler Aiello, Artist)

A Compact Competition, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA, April - May 2005 (Juror: Stephanie Hanor, Ph.D., Senior Curator & Head of Curatorial, Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, CA)

Rocky Mountain Biennial, Fort Collins Museum of Contemporary Art, Fort Collins, CO, 2004 (Curator: Jan Ernst Adlmann, former assistant director of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, newspaper columnist and private art-purchasing advisor)

21st Annual All Colorado Exhibition, Curtis Arts and Humanities Center, Greenwood Village, CO, 2004 (Award) (Juror: Adam J. Lerner, Ph.D., former Master Teacher, Denver Art Museum and now Executive Director, The Lab at Belmar, Lakewood, CO)

Englewood National Arts Exhibition, Englewood, CO, 2004

Hoyt Institute of Fine Arts Regional Exhibition, New Castle, PA, 2000 (Juror: Sam Berkovitz, Director, Concept Art Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA)

Pittsburgh Society of Artists Annual Juried Exhibition, Pittsburgh, PA, 1998

Selected Group Shows

In the Light of Thought, Sliding Door Gallery group show of members and invited artists, Denver, CO,  2008

Sliding Door on Santa Fe Drive Grand Opening Group Show, Sliding Door Gallery, Denver, CO, 2007

Mississippi Studios Group Show One 2005, Mississippi Studios, Portland, OR, 2005

Mirrors and Windows, Durango Arts Center, Durango, CO, 2005

Colorado Society of Layerists in Multi-Media, Emmanuel Gallery, Denver, CO, 2004

Convergence, Mountaintop Art Gallery, Cresson, PA, 2001

Pittsburgh Society of Artists Anniversary Exhibition, Foreland Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA, 2001

Galleries and Registries

Teal Art Gallery, Breckenridge, CO

Elisa Contemporary Art, Riverdale, NY

Lewis Graham Art Consultants, Denver, CO

Art Rent & 


The City of Aurora, Colorado

Jackson National Life Insurance

Prof. Jaime Gruszka

Dr. Linda Levine

Dan and Dottie Hudson

David Tuttle


BFA, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, Summa Cum Laude, 2001

Cleveland Institute of Art, 1998-1999

BA, Drew University, with Honors in English Literature, 1966

Advanced Contemporary Art, Homare Ikeda, Denver Art Students League, 2007-8

Large Format Watercolor: Submersions and Excavations, Michael Crespo, Anderson Ranch, 2005

Awards and Honors

Honorable Mention, Boxcar's Semi-Annual Juried Exhibition, Denver, CO, 2010

"Best in Show", Polarities, Core New Art Space, Denver, CO, 2008

Featured artist, Gallery of Writers and Artists, A Room of Her Own Foundation, 2008

Robert M. Macnamara Foundation artist residency, Westport Island, Maine, Winter 2008

Colorado Featured Artist for October 2007 and December 2005 on monthly newsletter

Honorable Mention, 20"x20"x20": A National Compact Competition 2005, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

Honorable Mention, 21st Annual All Colorado Exhibition, Curtis Arts and Humanities Center, Greenwood Village, CO, 2004

Ralph Reynolds Painting Emphasis Memorial Scholarship Award, 2001

Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society, Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2001

Undergraduate Research Grant (Studio Art), Indiana University of Pennsylvania, 2000

Transfer Scholarship, Cleveland Institute of Art, 1998-1999


“An inside look at Merlino’s: A Work of Art,” by Nancy Gerlock, The Scene, Canon City Daily Record, February 16, 2007.

“Natural Abstractions: Artist Priscilla Fowler,” by Rayna Bailey, Colorado Central Magazine, February 2005,

" 'Mirrors & Windows' at Durango Arts Center,” Patricia Miller, Arts & Entertainment Editor, The Durango Herald, May 17, 2005

"Bigger and better, but compact Union's 20"x20"x20" exhibition combines quality, fresh ideas", Anne Price, The Advocate, Baton Rouge, LA, April 24, 2005, pg 3. Mag.

Professional Memberships

Denver Art Students League

College Art Association

Sliding Door Gallery

Life Before Art

Software development, software engineering research and development, consulting and management, with a focus on methods of technology transfer and diffusion of innovations. Held positions at IBM, AT&T Bell Labs and Carnegie Mellon University. Co-founded and led an international, professional working group of like-minded information technology researchers under the aegis of the International Federation for Information Processing.