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|TIMOTHY RAY BFA, MFA (1940)|
A painter, printmaker, sculptor, curator and educator, Professor Timothy Ray was born in Indian Head, Saskatchewan, Canada and has lived and worked in Moorhead, Minnesota since 1970. Attached below is his curriculum vitae.
1967 – 69
University of Arkansas. Master of Fine Arts.
Emma Lake Artists' Workshop (under Frank Stella)
1962 – 63
University of Manitoba, Faculty of Education (part time), Interim Collegiate Teaching Certificate.
1958 – 61, 1966
University of Manitoba, School of Art. Bachelor of Fine Arts.
1970 – 1996 Moorhead State University, Moorhead, MN.
1969 – 1970 Pikeville College, Pikeville, KY.
1961 – 1967 Manitoba high school teaching.
EXHIBITIONS AND AWARDS
2008 Paintings and Prints, Edge Gallery, Big Fork MN
2003 Recent work. GK Gallery, Cooperstown ND
2003 Between Precision and Improvisation, Concordia College, Moorhead.
2001 Caution: Artist Working. Rourke Art Gallery Museum, Moorhead.
2001 Now and Then. <Site> Gallery, Winnipeg, MB.
1998 A Small Retrospective of Large Works. Nine Artists Gallery, Fargo, ND
1991 Melnychenko Gallery, Winnipeg, MB.
1988 Melnychenko Gallery, Winnipeg, MB.
1984 Melnychenko Gallery, Winnipeg, MB.
1990 Suzanne Kohn Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
1987 Suzanne Kohn Gallery, Minneapolis, MN.
1983 Creative Arts Studio, Fargo, ND.
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2010 Abstraction 100 An Historical Survey of Abstract Painting and
Sculpture in the Red River Valley, Minnesota State University Moorhead.
2003 Group Exhibitions at <Site Gallery> Winnipeg.
2004 Group Exhibitions at <Site Gallery> Winnipeg
2001 Winter’s Heart: Fifth Annual Winter Show, G.K. Art Gallery, Cooperstown, ND. First Award. “Cereal:Serial”
2000 Art on the Plains: Third Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition
Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND. “After the
2000 Explicitly Figurative. Spirit Room. Fargo, ND. 3 Life Drawings.
1999 Art on The Plains: Second Annual Regional Juried Art Exhibition, Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND. “Full Fathom Five”.
1998 Art on the Plains: First Annual Regional Juried Exhibition, Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND. “Cascade”
1999 Art on the Plains: First Annual Regional Juried Exhibition, Plains Art Museum, Fargo, ND. “Cascade”
1998 3rd Annual Winter Invitational. G.K. Art Gallery, Cooperstown, ND Honorable Mention. “Night Garden”
1998 Old Friends, New Art: An exhibition of Thanksgiving. North
Dakota Museum of Art. Grand Forks ND.”The Legend of St. Agassiz”.
1997 A Piece of the Sky, Inaugural exhibition at the Plains Art
Museum, Fargo. An invitational exhibition with Jones, Kaul, Lindner,
Morrison, Piehl. Showed “The Legend of St. Agassiz.”
1991 Dakotas International. Universities of North and South Dakota, Honorable mention. Paperwork.
1990 Invitational Painting and Sculpture Exhibition, University of SD.
1988 North Dakota Centennial Juried Art Exhibition, Hon. mention, toured numerous sites in North Dakota.
1986 Studio Visits. North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND.
1981 Four Artists. Minneapolis Institute of Arts. MAEP Program.
Frequently included in The Midwestern, Rourke Art Gallery, Faculty
Exhibitions at Moorhead State University, regional and local
Exhibited in Minneapolis at: Gallery 118, Friend’s Gallery MIA, and M.C.Gallery from 1970.
OTHER PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
Visiting artist: University of South Dakota,
Exhibition Juror: Minot State University, Minot, ND.; Prairie Art Gallery, Grand Prairie, AB; UND, Grand Forks, ND.
Curator: Imponderable Joys, the Work of Austin Cooper, Art Gallery of
Southwestern MB., toured; One Hundred Years of Art, Moorhead State
University; Abstraction 100. Minnesota State University, Moorhead.
Commercial Art / Illustrator: Cover Art for Beyond Borders An Anthology
of New Writing from Manitoba, Minnesota, Saskatchewan and the Dakotas.
ed. Vinz and Williamson. North Dakota Quarterly, 2008. Ed. Robert W.
Board of Directors: Fargo Moorhead Visual Artists 2004-6
Winnipeg Art Gallery
Sioux City Art Center
Centennial Library, Winnipeg (commission)
Moorhead State University Foundation
St. John’s University Collection, Winnipeg
North Dakota Museum of Art, Grand Forks, ND
The Donaldson Hotel, Fargo, ND
Taylor Leibow (Chartered Accountants), Hamilton, ON
Royal Bank of Canada, Montreal, P.Q.
Terra Chemical Corporation, Sioux City, Iowa
Facility Systems, Inc., Minneapolis
Northwestern National Life Insurance, Minneapolis
Angus Reid Group, Winnipeg
Eastside Exchange, Winnipeg
Pentair, Inc. St Paul
Fabyanske, Svoboda, and Westra’ St. Paul
Johnson Wall Screens, New Brighton
Larsen Design Office, Minneapolis
NU West Development Company, Calgary
Esso Resources Canada, Ltd., Calgary
Prudential Insurance Company, Minneapolis
EM Con, Inc., Minneapolis
Leonard, Street, and Deinard, Minneapolis
CKRC, Winnipeg, Manitoba
WTCN, Minneapolis, MN
Hennepin County Hospital, Minneapolis, MN
3M, Minneapolis, Mn
American Crystal Sugar, Moorhead, MN
Blue Cross-Blue Shield, Fargo, ND
Submitted by M.D. Silverbrooke
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