Galen Cheney Born in California, currently resides in Vermont, USA
galencheney@gmail.com www.galencheney.com
Education 1990    MFA Painting, Maryland Institute College of Art 1984    BA cum laude, Mount Holyoke College 1982-83    University of Florence Italy, Smith College Abroad 1980    Taft School, Watertown, CT.
Awards/Residences 2015 Artist Fellowship, Da Wang Culture Highland, Shenzhen, China; 2014  Full Fellowship, Millay Colony; 2013  Nomination, Joan Mitchell Foundation award for painting; 2011  Full Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center; 2010  Publication Award, Open Studios Press; 2007  Artist's Resource Trust Award, Berkshire Taconic Foundation; 2005  Alliance of Visual Artists, Lebanon, NH, Juror's Choice Award; 1999  Beaverton, Oregon Arts Commission, First prize, oils and acrylics; 1998  Full Fellowship, Vermont Studio Center Fellowship finalist, Provincetown Fine Arts Work Center
Solo Exhibitions 2016 TJ Walton Gallery, Provincetown, MA; Lost Nation Theater, Montpelier, VT; River Arts, Morrisville, VT 2015 The Painting Center, New York, NY; Da Wang Culture Highland, Shenzhen, China 2014 Green Mountain College, Poultney, Vermont; Vermont Supreme Court, Montpelier, Vermont; Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont; AVA Gallery, Lebanon New Hampshire 2013 Helen Day Art Center, Stowe, Vermont; Burlington International Airport, Burlington, Vermont 2012 BCA Center, Burlington, Vermont; Supreme Court of Vermont, Montpelier, Vermont 2011 Saint-Gaudens Memorial National Historic Site, Cornish, New Hampshire; Vermont Arts Council, Montpelier, Vermont 2010 Julian Scott Memorial Gallery, Johnson State College, Johnson, Vermont; Topnotch at Stowe Resort, Stowe, Vermont 2009 Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Hanover, New Hampshire; Home Hill Inn, Plainfield, New Hampshire 2008 West Branch Gallery, Stowe, Vermont; The Taft School, Watertown, Connecticut 2007 West Branch Gallery, Stowe, Vermont 2006 South End Art Hop, Burlington, Vermont 2005 Supreme Court of Vermont, Montpelier, Vermont; AVA Gallery, Lebanon, New Hampshire; Galerie 1225, Montreal, Canada 2003 Bundy Center for the Arts, Waitsfield, Vermont 2000 Omni Gallery, Portland, Oregon 1999 Omni Gallery, Portland, Oregon 1998 Rogue Community College, Grants Pass, Oregon 1997 Omni Gallery, Portland, Oregon
Two-Person Exhibitions 2013 The Painting Center, New York, New York; West Branch Gallery, Stowe, Vermont
Group Exhibitions 2017 The Painting Center, New York, New York; Fleming Museum, Burlington, VT 2016 Greenville Center for the Arts, Greenville, SC; BCA, Burlington, VT; Cosmo_Logic, Wynwood, Miami; Chandler Center for the Arts, Randolph, VT; Anne Irwin Fine Art, Atlanta, GA 2015 The Drawing Room, Cos Cob, Connecticut; Art Strand, Provincetown, MA; The Idea Museum, Mesa, AZ; Kent Museum, Calais, Vermont 2014 The Drawing Room, Cos Cob, Connecticut; Gray Contemporary, Houston, Texas 2013 M55 Noho Art Gallery, New York, New York; Goddard College Gallery, Montpelier, Vermont; Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, Vermont; AVA Gallery, Lebanon, N.H. 2012 Volo Gallery, Santa Fe, NM; Quench Artspace, Waitsfield, Vermont; Amy Tarrant Gallery, Burlington, Vermont; Fleming Museum, Burlington, Vermont 2011-12 Contemporary Voices of Vermont, Fleming Museum, Burlington, Vermont
Publications Fresco Street Arts Quarterly, Fall, 2016 Kolaj Magazine, #16, 2016 Art New England, Summer, 2016 Mud Season Review, Issue 20 Art New England, May/June, 2013 Whitefish Review, Vol. 6, Issue 1 Saatchi Art (online), Inside the Studio, July, 2013 Aesthetica Magazine, Vol. 40, 2011 Studio Visit, Vol. 13/14, Open Studios Press, 2011 New American Paintings, No. 86, Open Studios Press, 2010 Galen Cheney, Internal Combustion, Kasini House Publishing, 2008 New England Watershed Magazine, Spring, 2007 Seven Days, June, 2010, December, 2005, September, 2001, March, 2001 Times Argus, October, 2005, June, 2005