Scott Kelley

born 1963, Binghamton, New York

Education

The Slade School of Fine Art, University College, London
BFA, The Cooper Union School of Art, New York 
C.O.R.E. Fellowship, The Glassel School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Solo Exhibitions

1981    Watercolors by Scott Kelley
            American Realist Gallery, New York, NY

1986    A Cure for Mental Illness
            Phillip Dash Gallery, New York, NY

1991    28 Days of Waste
            Michael Walls Gallery, New York, NY

1992    For the Theologians of VIolence
            Michael Walls Gallery, New York, NY

1993    Chrysanthemum Half-Life
            Michael Walls Gallery, New York, NY

1994    Bougainvillea and Oleanders
            M13 Gallery, New York, NY

1995    There is Nothing Left Now but Shadows
            M13 Gallery, New York, NY

1996    Montauk Day Book - Adrift Upon the Thin Raft
            M13 Gallery, New York, NY

1998    Rocks and Stones
            Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, NY

1999    Rocks, Fish and Birds
            Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2000    Excerpts from the Montauk Day Book
            Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2002    Wish you were here...
            Lizan Tops Gallery, East Hampton, NY

2003     Having a wonderful time, wish you were here...
             Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor, ME

2004    Ardeidae, Anatidae, Sulidae - New Paintings of Birds
            Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor, ME

2005    Ardea herodias - The Great Blue Heron
            Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor, ME

            Ardea herodias - The Great Blue Heron
            Pamela Williams Gallery, Amagansett, NY

2006    Oology
            Pamela Williams Gallery, Amagansett, NY

2007     Pink
             Pamela Williams Gallery, Amagansett, NY

2008    Sea Ducks
            Gleason Fine Art, Boothbay Harbor, ME

            Sea Ducks
            Pamela Williams Gallery, Amagansett, NY

2010    Monhegan Day Book
            Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, ME

2011    No Maps for These Territories
            Pamela Williams Gallery, Amagansett, NY

2012    Whale
            Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, ME

2013     The Child’s Book About Whales
             Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, ME

2015    The Legends of Gluskap
            Sigrid Freundorfer Fine Art, New York, NY

            Huzzah for Old Hallet / Aboard the The Whaleship Abbott
            Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, ME

            Of Sea and Sky
            W.M. Brady & Co., New York, NY

MUSEUM EXHIBITIONS

2016     The Portland Museum of Art 
             Masterworks on Paper - Highlights From The Portland Museum of Art 

             The Portland Museum of Art
             Of Whales In Paint - Rockwell Kent, Jamie Wyeth, Scott Kelley, Frank                        Stella, Leonard Baskin and others

Recent Reviews and Articles

    Maine Home + Design, 40 Extraordinary Artists in Maine, April, 2008

    Carl Little, The Bird Man of Peaks Island - feature article. Maine Boats, Homes         and Harbors Magazine, July, 2010


Publications

    Scott Kelley: Paintings and Drawings for The Sons of the Neon Chrysanthemum. Forward by Gary Stephan. 48 pages, full color, published by Art Random/Kyoto Shoin International. Kyoto, Japan, 1990.

    The Montauk Day Book - Adrift Upon the Thin Raft. Introduction by Edward Albee. 24 pages, full color, published by M13 Gallery, New York, 1996

    The Art of Monhegan Island, by Carl Little and Arnold Skolnick. Down East Press, 2004.

    Monhegan Day Book - catalogue, with an essay by Carl Little. Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, ME, 2010

    Whale - catalogue, with an interview by Polly Saltonstall. Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, ME, 2012

    The Child’s Book About Whales - catalogue. Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, ME 2013

    The Collection - Highlights From The Portland Museum of Art, with an essay by Ariel Hagan Elwell, 2016 


Fellowships

1993    The Edward Albee Foundation, Montauk, NY. Artist in Residence.

2003    The National Science Foundation, Antarctic Artists and Writers Program. Artist in Residence, Palmer Station, Antarctica.

Public Collections

Portland Museum of Art, Portland, ME
LL Bean
The Blackstone Group
The Maslow Collection

The artist is represented by the following galleries:

Dowling Walsh Gallery, Rockland, ME

Sigrid Freundorfer Fine Art, New York, NY

W.M. Brady & Co., New York, NY

John H. Surovek Gallery, Palm Beach, FL




 
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