Scott Nelson Foster

watercolors / commercial


watercolors / residential


Large Watercolors


watercolors


oils


Resume

RESUME

EDUCATION

2008 Master of Fine Arts, Utah State University, Painting & Drawing, Logan, UT

2005 Bachelor of Arts, Summa Cum Laude, Fine Art: Painting, Drawing, & Printmaking, Northwest Nazarene University, Nampa, ID

2002 British Visual and Literary Culture, University of London & Northwest Nazarene University, London, England (Summer 2002)

EXHIBITION RECORD

SLECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015 Scott Nelson Foster: Landscapes in Watercolor and Oil, Assumption College, Worchester, MA

2012 Flatland: The Suburban Landscape in Watercolor, Clement Art Gallery, Troy, NY

2011 Scott Nelson Foster: Oils, The Foundry for Art Design + Culture, Cohoes, NY

2007 A Mobile Home, Michael Berry Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT

SELECTED SMALL GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 Point of Intersection, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY (with Christopher Engel, Paul Chojnowski, Betsy Weis & Dai Ban) (Curated by Carrie Haddad, Gallery Director)

2015 American Views: Paul Chapman and Scott Nelson Foster, Saratoga Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, NY (Curated by Elizabeth Dubben, Director of Exhibitions)

2015 American Dream, Orange Regional Medical Center Gallery, Middletown, NY (Curated by Sarah Johnson, ORMC Art Curator)

2014 The Black and White Show, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, NY (Curated by David Brickman, Chair of Artist Committee; and Tony Iadicicco, Executive Director)

2014 Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Regional Invitational, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, NY (Juried by Tony Iadicicco, Executive Director)

2013 Melange, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY (with Shawn Snow, Harry Orlyk and Jane Bloodgood-Adams) (Curated by Carrie Haddad, Director)

2011 [sub/urban] Clement Gallery, Troy, NY (with Ben Schwab) (Curated by Jon Gernon, Gallery Director)

2009 Postgraduate Fellows, Studio 102 Gallery, Logan, UT (Curated by Carolyn Cardena, Deapartment Head of Art and Design, and Kathy Puzey, Assistant Professor of Printmaking)

2009 House and Home, Access II Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT (Juried by VSA Utah)

2009 Tara Robertson, Cindy McConkie, & Scott Nelson Foster, Bountiful-Davis Art Center, Bountiful, UT, (Curated by Mike Call, Gallery Director)

2008 Christopher T. Terry and Scott Nelson Foster, Youngers Gallery, Northeastern Junior College, Sterling, CO, (Juried by David Roholt, Gallery Director)

SELECTED LARGE GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region, The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, NY (Juried by Michael Oatman, Associate Professor of Architecture, RPI) (Catalog)

2016 30th Anniversary Invitational, Saratoga Art, Saratoga Springs, NY (Curated by Elizabeth Dubben, Director of Exhibitions)

2015 Lit, Albany International Airport, Colonie, NY (Curated by Sharon Bates, Director, Art and Culture Program)

2015 Cityscapes, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY (Curated by Carrie Haddad, Gallery Director)

2014 BUILT2014: Architecture Through Artists’ Eyes, Historic Albany Foundation, Albany, NY (Juried by Jon Christopher Gernon, Director of Clement Art Gallery)

2013 Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region, The Hyde Collection, Glens Falls, NY (Juried by Dan Cameron, Chief Curator at the Orange County Museum of Art) (Catalog)

2012 New Country: Ruralism in Contemporary Art, Claypool-Young Gallery, Morehead State University, Morehead, KY, (Juried by Jennifer A. Reis, Gallery Director)

2012 Works on Paper, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY, (Curated by Carrie Haddad, Gallery Director)

2011 BUILT2011: Albany’s Architecture Through Artists’ Eyes, Historic Albany Foundation, Albany, NY (Juried by Willie Marlowe and Sarah Martinez)

2011 Germany, Gallery 102, Utah State University, Logan, UT (Juried by Christopher T Terry, Professor of Painting and Drawing)

2011 Summer Salon: Small Works: Clement Art Gallery, Troy, NY (with David Arsenault, Linda Bacon, Ingrid ludt, Robert Moylan, Robin Rosenthal, Gary Shankman, and Yeachin Tsai) (Juried by Jon Gernon, Gallery Director)

2011 Interior Exterior: Stephen Walling, Joseph Maresca, Scott Nelson Foster and Patty Neal, Carrie Haddad Gallery, Hudson, NY (Curated by Carrie Haddad, Director)

2011 Art Inter/National: Here and Abroad, Box Hear Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA (Juried by Nicole Capozzi, Gallery Director)

2010 Action/Reaction, Studio 102 Gallery, Utah State University, Logan, UT (Curated by Scott Nelson Foster, Lecturer in Art)

2008 300 Plates, Art Access Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT, (Juried by Ruth Lubbers, Gallery Director

2007 300 Plates, Art Access Gallery, Salt Lake City, UT, (Juried by Ruth Lubbers, Gallery Director

2001 Higher Ground, Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID, 2001(Juried)

COMMISSIONS

2016 The Curlew, 20 Minute Video Art Piece Displayed During Concert and Dance Performance, Video Projection, The Musicians of Ma’alwyck and Loose Change Dance Collective (with lead artist Joseph P. Gonzalez)

2015 Men and Women of the Bible, 6 Illustrations of Biblical Patriarchs and Matriarchs (22”x30”) Ink and Watercolor on Paper, Terra Nova Church, Troy NY

2014 – 15 The Last Seven Words of Christ and The Resurrection, 8 pieces, (11”x 22”) Multimedia on Paper on Board, Terra Nova Church, Troy, NY

2014 Katria in Valencian Dress (After Sorolla), (5’x3’) Oil on Canvas, Musicians of Ma’alwyck, Scotia, NY

2013 – 14 St. Kateri Tekakwitha with the Children, (5’x3’) Oil on Canvas, St. Kateri Tekakwitha Parish, Schenectady, NY

2013 St. Kateri Tekakwitha in God’s Creation, (5’x3’) Oil on Canvas, St. Kateri Tekakwitha Parish, Schenectady, NY

SELECTED AWARDS, HONORS, AND GRANTS

2014 Trustco Bank Award (for Scholarship and Service in Support of Siena’s mission), Siena College, Loudonville, NY

2014 Best in Show, BUILT2014: Albany’s Architecture Through Artists’ Eyes, Historic Albany Foundation, Albany, NY

2014 Artist of the Year, Albany Center Gallery, Albany, New York, 2014

2011 Nancy Lawton Committee Choice Award, BUILT2011: Albany’s Architecture Through Artists’ Eyes, Historic Albany Foundation, Albany, NY