Hal Gage: Career Highlights

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University of Alaska Anchorage: 1976–1979, photography, Prof. Sam Kimura; painting, Prof. Wassili Sommers; music, Prof. Dean Epperson.


Workshops Attended: Joyce Tenneson, Alaska Photographic Center–2014 • Sam Abell, Andrea Modica, Stephen Perloff; Homer Photo Fest –2011 • Keith Carter; Alaska Photographic Center–2010 • Keith Carter, Ted Orland, Barry McWayne; Homer Photo Fest–2009. Linda Connor; Alaska Photographic Center, Anchorage–2005 • Robert Glenn Ketchum; Alaska Photographic Center, Anchorage–2002 • Jay Dusard; print bleaching, Alaska Photographic Center, Anchorage–1995 • Emmet Gowin; Camera Arts, Fairbanks–1994 • Richard Misrach; the political image, Camera Arts, Fairbanks -1992 • Eikoh Hosoe; the nude in the landscape, UAA Camera Club–1992 • Olivia Parker; the constructed image, UAA Camera Club–1990 • Michael Kenna; the urban landscape at night. Alaska Photographic Center, Anchorage–1989 • George Tice; the fine print. Anchorage Photo Guild–1979 • Jerry Uelsmann; fantasy landscape. Anchorage Photo Guild–1978

One Person Exhibitions (highlights)

Ice” Camera Work Gallery, Portland, OR, 2012

Strangers: Tidal Erratics of Turnagain Arm” Well Street Gallery, Fairbanks, Alaska, 2011. Bunnell Street Art Center, Homer, Alaska, 2013.

Out of Context” Earthworks installation as part of the FREEZE Project, International Gallery/Design Forum, Anchorage, Alaska 2009

Puddle Ice” ArtWorks Gallery, Kenai, Alaska 2007

Ice” Anchorage Museum 2004; Fairbanks, Alaska 2005; Kenai, Alaska 2005; Homer, Alaska 2005; Juneau, Alaska 2006

Gesture of Intimacy: A Visual Love Poem” Fairbanks

Arts Assoc., Alaska 2003; Benham Gallery, Seattle, Washington, 2001


Roadside Alaska” Kenai Museum, Alaska 2002

The Monolith Series” The Galleries of Texas Tech, Lubbock, Texas, 2001

The Party Series” Phoenix Gallery, Brighton, England, 2000

The Quiet Drama, The Landscapes of Hal Gage” Dana Gallery, Missoula, MT, 1999

The Denali Series” Benham Gallery, Seattle WA, 1998; Pratt Museum, Homer, Alaska, 1997

Bird Point, a decade of photography” Anchorage, Alaska, 1994; Homer, Alaska, 1995; Fairbanks, Alaska, 1996

VACinating the Arts” Visual Arts Center of Alaska, Anchorage, 1990

Minutiae” International Gallery of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, Alaska, 1989

Group Exhibitions (highlights)

10 Years of Alaskan Art” Group exhibition, Alaska State Museum, Juneau, 2013-2014

Global Arctic Awards” Int’l Photo Competition, 2013

Pacific Northwest Photography Viewing Drawers, Blue Sky Gallery, Portland, Oregon, juried selection 2011, 12, 13

Alaska Positive,” Juneau, Alaska 2012

Black and White” Center for Fine Art Photography, Fort Collins, CO, juror: Andrea Modica, 2010

50/50” Invitational. International Gallery of Contemporary Art, Anchorage, Alaska, 2009

New Works on Paper;” Mountain View MTS Art Center Gallery, AK, 2006

All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition;” Anch. Museum. Juror: Michael Rush, Director Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art, 2004

Horizon” Anchorage Museum, Alaska, 2003

AK in UK,” Phoenix Gallery, Brighton, England, 2000

Gallery Artists, The Weston Gallery, Carmel, California, 1998, 99, 2000

All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition;” Anch. Museum. Juror: Larry Rinde, 1999

Digital Photography Bradley University Gallery and Online, Peoria, Ill., Jurors: committee, 1996; Olivia Parker 1997; Pedro Meyers 1998

Center Awards Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA, Richard Gadd, 1997

USSR Hall of Art and Culture, (Magadan, Khaborisk, Moscow) Russia, 1991–1994

4th International Symposium on Electronic Art invitational, Minneapolis, MN, M.S. Witte professor Boise State University, lecturer, 1993

Through My Window,” Exhibition of art and technology. Anchorage Museum, Alaska, 1993

Awards & Honors (highlights)

Rasmuson Foundation Individual Artist Fellowship for a Distinguished Mid-Career Artist 2004, 2010

Photographic Center Northwest, 5th annual Juried exhibition. Honorable Mention. Linda Connor, 1999

Homer Photographic Symposium, Pratt Museum, jurors portfolio choice, 1997, 2007

Rarefied Light annual statewide juried photographic competition Best of Show, 1993, Huntington Witherill; 2005, 1995, ‘93, ‘91 honorable mentions

XXIV All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition Anchorage Museum

honorable mention and purchase award. Ned Rifkin, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, Georgia, 1991

Soft Copy, international competition of computer art, Univ of Alaska, Anch: award. Mariano Gonzales, Professor of Art, UAA, 1991

Grants (highlights)

Rasmuson Foundation Individual Artist Fellowship 2004, 2010

Alaska State Council on the Arts career opportunity grants 2004, 1995

Alaska State Council on the Arts grants for travel to the England 2000, Soviet Union 1991

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