Gabriel Liston

 

Born 1973, San Antonio, Texas; raised in Western Colorado

Lives in Portland, Oregon

 

 

Education

 

1998 BFA in Painting, Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon

1992 – 1993 Art Student’s League of Denver, Denver, Colorado

1990 – 1992 Colorado Mountain College, Glenwood Springs, Colorado

 

Representation

Plus Gallery, Denver, Colorado

Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

 

Exhibitions

  2014 Get All That Is Coming To You - Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

               Portland Providence Medical Center - Portland, Oregon

2012 I Know Who's Drowned - It's Us! - Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

2011 Still On The Wrong Side of The Water – Plus Gallery, Denver, Colorado
           I’ve Done Wonderful Well – Office of the Governor, Salem, Oregon

2010 Take That and Stand by for Trouble – New American Art Union, Portland, Oregon

2008 We will be rich for the rest of our lives – Colorado Mtn College, Colorado

            I force you to do nothing – Sunny’s Bar, Red Hook, New York

2007 Tearfully remembering familiar things – NAAU, Portland, Oregon

         You help others – Plus Gallery, Denver, Colorado

2005 Dig my grave – New American Art Union, Portland Oregon 

         The Resurrectory – Portland Art Center, Portland, Oregon (art director)

2004 Formerly of the GPS–PCC Rock Creek Gallery, Portland, Oregon

           The Solitary Anchorite – State of the Union – Zeile Judish (+) Gallery, Denver 

 First Cairns – Betty Feves Gallery, Pendleton, Oregon

2003 Some Clearing – Woody Creek Store, Woody Creek, Colorado

2002 Slower Than Molasses in January – PSWhat, Portland, Oregon

 2001 Wick – Metropolitan Art Studios, Portland, Oregon

2000 Accordion Pudica – Wyly Community Art Center, Woody Creek, Colorado

1994 Ugly Noises: Winkler and Liston in concertina - Center for the Arts, Glenwood Springs, Colorado

 

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

    

2016  Rot: The Afterlife of Trees – The Arts Center, Corvallis, Oregon

           Subtle Gaze – The Crystal Palace, Aspen, Colorado

2015  20th Anniversary Group Show - Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

            Landscape - Arlington Club, Portland, Oregon

            Water - Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

2014  Super Human - Plus Gallery, Denver, Colorado

            Animals - Helzer Gallery, PCC Rock Creek, Portland, Oregon

            Large - Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

2013  Plus - Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

           Winter - Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

2012 Large Inventory - Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

            Alumni - Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon

2011 Equine – Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon
           Art of the Print – Columbia Gorge Art Center, Hood River, Oregon
           Winter Group Show – Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

2010 Spread Ego –  Place, Portland, Oregon 

2009 Offerings Space 414, Brooklyn, New York

           Town and Country – Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

          Spittin Image Singer Gallery, Mizel Center, Denver, Colorado

          Manor of ArtMilepost Five, Portland, Oregon

2008 Altered Book Project – University of Portland, Portland , Oregon 

           RE:  - University of Northampton, Northampton, UK

            Valentines Invitational - Reading Frenzy, Portland, Oregon

2007 Slate – Condon, Oregon

           New Disasters of War –  Singer Gallery, Mizel Center, Denver, Colorado

2006 One Another – Diesel Gallery, Brooklyn, New York

             University of Northampton, Northampton, UK

            River – Gallery Homeland, Portland, Oregon

             Tokyo Nights –  Pacific Northwest College of Art , Portland, Oregon

            Boredom – Portland Art Center, Portland, Oregon

            Wastenot Art – Tazo Tea Warehouse, Portland, Oregon

            Valentines Invitational – Reading Frenzy, Portland, Oregon

2005 Red Brick Arts Center, Aspen, Colorado

          Valentines Invitational – Reading Frenzy, Portland, Oregon

          Vanishing Point – Main Steet Gallery , Glenwood Springs, Colorado 

2004 Pacific Switchboard, Portland Oregon

            Freedom Frenzy – Reading Frenzy, Portland, Oregon

           Clown – Froelick Gallery, Portland, Oregon

2003 Sangre de Christo Art Center – Pueblo, Colorado

            Chalk it up for Literacy – Portland, Oregon

  2000 Aspen Valley Biennial – Aspen Art Museum, Aspen, Colorado

             Red Chair - Black Diamond Studios, Glenwood Springs, Colorado

1999 Four - Black Diamond Studios, Glenwood Springs, Colorado

           Introductions - Catlin-Gabel School, Portland, Oregon

  1998 Thesis - Pacific Northwest College of Art, Portland, Oregon

  1997 Five - Webb Gallery, Glenwood Springs, Colorado

  1996 Alumni - Wyly Community Art Center, Woody Creek, Colorado

 

 

Awards and Residencies

 2005 Portland Drammy - Visual Direction -  The Resurrectory, Liminal Group

 2008 Print Arts Northwest/Atelier Meridian Artist in Residence

 2013 Signal Fire Arts Residency - Afloat the Breaks

 2014 RACC Project Grant - The Reclamation of Lafe Pence

 

Collections

Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, Oregon

 Visual Chronicle, City of Portland, Oregon

 Portland Community College, Rock Creek Campus, Portland, Oregon

 Multnomah County, Oregon

 Toledo Museum of Art, Toledo, Ohio

 

Media

Get All That Is Coming To You - Port review by Jeff Jahn 2014

Drawn From Life- Portland Mercury profile by Jenna Lechner 2013

Take That And Stand By For Trouble - A Film by Jesse R Fisher 2011

Take That And Stand By For Trouble - Oregonian review by DK Row 2010