P A T R I C K   L.  K E L L Y
P.O. Box 2051  |  Albany, Texas 76430  |  Phone: 325.338.4963                
Email: pat5kelly@att.net.org
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1985-87  
Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas.  MFA - Departmental Assistantship - Painting

1982-85 
University of North Texas, Denton, Texas.  BFA - Painting and Drawing

1980-82 
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas - Art Department Scholarship
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HONORS AND AWARDS
1997      
Dallas Museum of Art - Awards to Artists - Dozier Travel Grant

1988      
Mid-America Arts Alliance / National Endowment for the Arts - Painting Fellowship
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EXPERIENCE
1997-present   
The Old Jail Art Center, Albany, Texas: Director and Curator

1990-97  
William Campbell Contemporary Art Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas:  Art Services Manager 

1994       
Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas: Adjunct Faculty

1992       
Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas: Adjunct Faculty / Painting

1989       
Bauder College, Arlington, Texas: Faculty Drawing/Design

1989       
Mary Baldwin College, Staunton, Virginia

1985-88   
Stdio Assistant to Vernon Fisher, Fort Worth, Texas

1985-87   
Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas: Teaching Assistant
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SOLO AND TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2006       
Patrick Kelly: Eye Want I Candy, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, TX.1999       
Salt in the Wound, Galveston Art Center, Galveston, TX.

1998       
Mother, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, Texas.

1997       
My Trophies, a site-specific installation, Contemporary Art Center, Fort Worth, TX.
Frankenstein, 414 Gallery, Fort Worth, TX.

1996       
Patrick Kelly: In Memory of the Camel Girl, Museums of Abilene, Abilene, TX.

1994       
Patrick Kelly, Edith Baker Gallery, Dallas, TX.

1993       
Casualties in Pursuit of the Sublime, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, TX.
Proving Alice To Be A Fake, a site-specific installation, The Carillon Gallery Tarrant County Junior College, South Campus, Fort Worth, TX.

1992       
Fakes, Freaks, and Hindu Gods, Lynn Goode Gallery, Houston, TX.
1991       
Justice.-The Drunken Sleepwalker., William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, Texas.

1990       
Seven Deadly Sins, a site-specific installation, Dave’s Art Pawn, Dallas, TX.

1987       
Master of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition, Texas Christian University, Moudy Building Exhibition Hall, Fort Worth, TX.

1984       
Patrick Kelly, Theatre Gallery, Dallas, TX.
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SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
 
2014
The Skull Show, Wrong Gallery, Marfa, TX.
40 and Counting, William Campbell, Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, TX.
 
2013
Creating Havoc, brand10, Fort Worth, TX.

2012
History of Schizophrenia, Kemp Center for the Arts, Wichita Falls, TX.

2011
Night, Devin Borden Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, TX.

2007      
Book Works, Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, TX.  Curated by Clint Wilhour

2004      
William Campbell Contemporary Art – 25th Anniversary, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, TX.
One Hundred Drawings, University of Dallas Haggerty Gallery, Irving, TX.  Curated by Christine Bissetto
Abstract Concepts, Gallery at Stephen F. Austin, Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacadoches, TX. Curated by Clint Wilhour
2003                      
The Grid: Unlocked, Fort Worth Community Arts Center, Fort Worth, TX.  Curated by Janet Tyson
Mark Making: A Drawing Show, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, TX.  Curated by Anne Allen

2002                      
Big, NRH Gallery, North Richland Hills, TX.
The Drawing Show, University of Dallas Haggerty Gallery, Irving, TX.
Small, NRH Gallery, North Richland Hills, TX.
Domestic: Inspirations from the Everyday, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, TX. Curated by Anne Allen, (Catalog).
Loot, Mulcahy Modern Gallery, Dallas, TX.

2000                      
Plunge, Beatrice M. Haggerty Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving,TX, (Catalog).
Hi Jinx, Arlington Museum of Art, Arlington, Texas and University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, TX.
Boiling Point, Patrick Kelly, Kathy Webster, Ryan Franklin, Haggar Gallery, University of Dallas, Irving, TX.

1999                      
Patrick Kelly, Helen Altman, Vernon Fisher, Devin Borden-Hiram Butler Gallery, Houston, Texas.
Self-Portraits, Edith Baker Gallery, Dallas, Texas.

1998                      
Texas Roots, Meadows Gallery, The Center for the Visual Arts, Denton, TX.
New Talent in Texas: TCU Alumni, J.M. Moudy Exhibition Hall, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX.

1995                      
51st Annual Competition, Museums of Abilene, Abilene, TX.  Juror: Clint Wilhour, Best of Show Award.
Abject Object: The Object Reconfigured, Focus Gallery, The University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

1994                      
Small Works Show, Edith Baker Gallery, Dallas, TX.
Exquisite Corpse, McKinney Avenue Contemporary Art Space, Dallas, Texas.

1993                      
Gimme Shelter, Galveston Art Center, Galveston, Texas.
Animal Attraction, Haggar University Gallery, University of Dallas, Dallas, TX.
Small Works, Edith Baker Gallery, Dallas, TX.
34th Annual Invitational, Longview Art Museum, Longview, TX.
Tie One On, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, TX.

1992                      
Faculty Exhibition, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX.
Small Works Show, Edith Baker Gallery, Dallas, TX.
Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds, Lanning Gallery, Houston, TX.

1991                      
John Hernandez, Patrick Kelly, Judy Youngblood, Edith Baker Gallery, Dallas, TX.
Small Works Show, Edith Baker Gallery, Dallas, TX.
The Perfect World, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX.  Curator: Jim Edwards, (catalog).
Art in the Metroplex, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Tx.  Juror: Marilyn Zeitlin.                 
Drawing Show, Amarillo Art Center, Amarillo, TX.
Industrial Art Show, William Campbell Contemporary, Fort Worth, TX.                  
47th Annual Competition, Museums of Abilene, Abilene, TX.
Texas Art Celebration ‘91, Cullen Center, Houston, Texas.  Juror: Becky D. Reese.

1990                      
Art in the Metroplex, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX.  Juror: Ned Rifkin, Juror’s Choice Award.
Earth Day, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, TX.
Small Works Show, Edith Baker Gallery, Dallas, TX.
1989                      
Small Works Show, Edith Baker Gallery, Dallas, TX.
Winners, Mid-America Biennial, Nelson-Atkins Museum, Kansas City, Missouri, (catalog).

1988                      
Affinities, The University of Texas at Dallas, Dallas, Texas.  Juror: Dee Mitchell.
Works on Paper, G.V.G. Gallery, Houston, TX.
New American Talent, Laguna Gloria Museum, Austin, TX.  Juror: Richard Armstrong.
Jim Jones Group Show, Alternate Gallery, Dallas, TX.

1987                      
Art in the Metroplex, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX.  Juror: Donald Kuspit.
Open Show, 500X Gallery, Dallas, Texas.
Main Street Arts Festival, Knights of Pythias Building, Fort Worth, TX.
New American Talent, Laguna Gloria Museum, Austin, TX.  Juror: Ned Rifkin.
Texas Realism 1987, Atrium Gallery, St. Edwards University, Austin, TX.  Juror: Betty Moody, Award.

1986                      
Texas Annual 1986, Laguna Gloria Museum, Austin, TX.  Juror: Walter Hopps.  Two Jury Awards.                            
Invitational Group Show, Mid-Western State University, Wichita Falls, TX.
Art in the Metroplex, Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX.  Juror: Peter Frank.                                                               

1985                      
2D-3D, Group Show, Art Corner Gallery, Fort Worth, TX.                
Voertmans Competition, The University of North Texas, Denton, TX.

1984
Hotshots, Invitational Group Show, Theatre Gallery, Dallas, TX.
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SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY
2006                      
Patrick Kelly, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, Charissa N. Terranova, Artnews, September 2006.
Patrick Kelly: Eye Want I Candy, Titus O’Brien, Glasstire.com, June 2006.

2004                      
Texas Vision: The Barrett Collection of Texas and Switzerland, by Edward P. Pillsbury (Editor),  Southern Methodist University Press, 2005.
The Grid Unlocked, John Zotos, ArtLies, Winter 2003-04.

2002                      
Everyday Art Every Way, Janet Kutner, The Dallas Morning News, October 23, 2002, Artday 7C.
‘Domestic’ in Arlington, Mike Daniels, The Dallas Morning News, October 11, 2002, Artguide p. 55.                  
Domestic: Inspirations from the Everyday, (exhibition catalog), Arlington, Texas: Arlington Museum of Art.

2000                      
Plunge, (exhibition catalog). Christine Bisseto, Irving, Texas: The University of Dallas.
Boiling Point, Janet S. Tyson, Artlies, Spring 2000.
’Hi Jinx’ targets art forms, life forms, Janet Kutner, Dallas Morning News, Sunday April 9, 2000.
1997                      
But is it art?, Suzanne Akhtar, Fort Worth Star Telegram, Sunday, November 9, 1997.
Enter, Active, Annabelle Massey, Fort Worth Weekly,  March 20, 1997.

1996                      
MOA “In Memory of the Camel Girl”, Bob Lapham, Abilene Reporter-News, Friday, February 2, 1996.
Go West Young Man: Abilene Has Kelly Retrospective, Wade Wilson, Fort Worth Star Telegram, Sunday, February 25, 1996.

1995                      
Fort Worth Artist Wins MOA, Bob Lapham, Abilene Reporter-News, Saturday, February 4, 1995.
New American Paintings, The Open Studio Competition V, Editor: Steven Zevitas, Open Studio Press, Needham, Mass.

1994                      
Getting to the Heart and Lung and Other Organs, Wade Wilson, Fort Worth Star Telegram, Sunday, November 13, 1994, Sec. G.

1993                      
Gearing Up and Letting Go, Janet Tyson, Fort Worth Star Telegram, Wednesday, September 22, 1993, Sec. E.
Fort Worth Artist Finally Gets His Day in the Sun, Janet Tyson, Fort Worth Star Telegram.

1991                      
The Perfect World, (exhibition catalog), Jim Edwards, San Antonio, Texas San Antonio Museum of Art.
A New Focus - This and That Brews Meaning, Janet Tyson, Fort Worth Star Telegram, Sunday, December 8, 1991, Sec. D.

1989                      
Winners, Mid-America Biennial Exhibition, (exhibition catalog), Kansas City, Missouri: Nelson Atkins Museum.

1988                      
Mr. and Mrs. Good Cause, Cheryl Herfort, Dallas Observer, January 28, 1988.
1987                      

Texas Realism Review, Austin American Statesman , February 20, 1987, Sec.D2.
1984                      

Patrick Kelly: Painting/Sculpture, Janet Tyson, Dallas Morning News, Thursday, December 6, 1984, Sec.4D.
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