BORN

1953            Stuttgart, Germany

EDUCATION

1975            B.F.A. The Maryland Institute College of Arts, Baltimore, MD 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS 

2013            Hope and Glory, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2011            Plots and Plans, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

                    Plots and Plans, Sorrento Hotel, Seattle, WA

2010           Alfred Harris, Paintings on Paper and Panel Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2008            Drummer Hodge  Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2005            The Twilight Exits Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2006            Paintings and Drawings, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

1998            Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA

1997            Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR

                   University of Puget Sound—Kittredge Gallery, Tacoma, WA

1996            Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA

1994            Locus Ludus, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

                   FUN, Jamison Thomas Gallery, Portland, OR

1993            The Souvenir, The Radix Gallery, Phoenix, AZ

                   Masque, Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, WA

                   Alfred Harris: Works on Paper, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

1992            Jamison Thomas Gallery, Portland, OR

1991             Functionary Project, Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, WA

1990            Jamison Thomas Gallery, Portland, OR

1989            Cliff Michel Gallery, Seattle, WA

1988            Cliff Michel Gallery, Seattle, WA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS, SELECTED

2012            The Rainbow Summer Salon, Circa Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

2012            Finish Fetish, Susan Street Fine Arts, San Diego, CA

2011            Winter Group Exhibit, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2010            A Continuing Cultural Legacy, Wright Exhibition Space, Seattle, WA  Curator: Beth Sellars

2009            The Atlas of Gifted Ideas, Henry Art Gallery, Seattle, WA

                     Black White, Susan Street Gallery, Solana Beach, CA

                     Artists of Artech, Wright Exhibition Space, Seattle, WA  Curator: Chris Bruce

2008            Winter Group Exhibit, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

                     Glue, Linda Hodges Gallery, Seattle, WA

                     No Particular Theme: Alfred Harris, Bruce Houston, Joseph Park, Saranac Art Project, Spokane,WA  Curator: Chris Bruce

2007            Artist Trust: 20 Years, SAM Gallery, Seattle, WA

                     Here and Now, SAM Gallery, Seattle, WA

                     Winter Group Exhibit, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2006            Building Traditions, Traveling exhibition, Whatcom Museum of History and Art, Bellingham, WA

                      Fall Back: Five Gallery Painters, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

                     Winter Group Exhibit, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR 

2004            Winter Group Exhibit, Froelick Gallery, Portland OR

               Material Witness, Kirkland Art Center, Kirkland, W

               Lift, James Crespinel Studio, Seattle, WA, Curator: Catherine Person

               Collaborations, Museum of Northwest Art, La Conner, WA, Curator: Susan Parke

2002            Abstraction, Winston Wachter Gallery, Seattle, WA

2001            Winter Group Exhibit, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR

2000           Winter Group Show, Froelick Adelhart Gallery, Portland, OR

1999            Game Show, Bellevue Art Museum, Bellevue, WA, Curator: Brian Wallace

1998            Northwesterners, Fresh Paint Gallery, Culver City, CA

                    Betty Bowen Award, 20th Anniversary Exhibition, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle, WA, Curators: Vicki Halper and Chase Rynd (catalogue)

1997            Seattle Collects Seattle, Seattle Center Pavilion, Seattle, WA, Curator: Beth Sellars

                     ZYZZYVA: Portland Black & White, Froelick Adelhart Gallery, Portland, Oregon, Curators: Howard Junker and Charles Froelick (publication)

1996            XV, Elizabeth Leach Gallery, Portland, OR

                    Marking Time, University of Puget Sound—Kittridge Gallery, Tacoma, WA

                    Exquisite Corpse Northwest, The Art Gym—Marylhurst University, OR

1995            Washington: 100 Years, 100 Paintings, Bellevue Art Museum, WA, Curator: Susan Sagawa

                    Artworks for AIDS, Seattle Center Pavilion, WA

                    The Curatorial Eye of James Archer, Clark College—Archer Gallery, Vancouver, WA

1995            Ex-Libris, Cornish College of the Arts, Seattle, WA, Curator: Susan Olds

                   Bellevue Art Museum, WA (installation)

1994            Introductions, SOMA Gallery, San Diego, CA

                    Newest Work, Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, WA

                    Four Painters: Nicolas Africano, Dennis Evans, Alfred Harris, Harold Hollingsworth, Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, WA

                    Musical Variations, Port Angeles Fine Art Center, Port Angeles, WA

1993            Language Made Visible, Jamison Thomas Gallery, Portland, OR, Curator: Jane Beebe

                    Multiplicity, New Vector Group, Bellevue, WA

1992            It Figures, Clark College—Index Gallery, Vancouver, WA

        Spirit of the West: A Celebration of the Arts, West One Bank, travelling to Oregon, Idaho and Washington, Curator: Kristin Poole

                    On a Small Scale, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA

                    Reflex Portfolio, Greg Kucera Gallery, Seattle, WA

                    The Betty Bowen Legacy, Security Pacific Gallery, Seattle, WA

                    The Comedy of Art, Bumbershoot Arts Festival, Seattle, WA

                    University of Puget Sound—Kittridge Gallery, Tacoma, WA

1991             Rain of Talent, Bumbershoot Arts Festival—The Fabric Workshop, Seattle, WA, Curator: Patterson Sims, traveling

1990            Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, WA

                    Artquake, Portland, OR, Juror: Peter Plagens

                   Western Washington University—Western Gallery, Bellingham, WA

1989            Prints and Multiples, Erector Square Gallery, New Haven, CT

                    Jamison/Thomas Gallery, Portland, OR

                     Invitational Print Exhibition, Lisa Harris Gallery, Seattle, WA

1988            Laura Russo Gallery, Portland, OR

                     Non-Objective Landscape, The Art Gym—Marylhurst University, OR

                     Northwest Art '88, Cheney Cowles Memorial Museum, Spokane, WA, Juror: Chris Bruce 

1987            The Hillclimb Show, Seattle, WA (invitational)

                    COCA Cabaret, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA, Curator: Martha Winans (collaborative installation)

                    Painting and Sculpture ‘87, Tacoma Art Museum, WA, Juror: Howard Fox

                    Motor Trends, Life of a Mobile Society, Nine-One-One Contemporary Arts Center, Seattle, WA, Curator: Larry Reid

1986            15th Avenue Studio, Henry Art Gallery—University of Washington, Seattle            

 

CORPORATE AND PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

Cheney Cowles Memorial Museum, Spokane, WA

Dain Bosworth, Minneapolis, MN

Heller Ehrman White and McAuliffe, Seattle, WA

King County Arts Commission—Portable Collection, Seattle, WA

Microsoft Corporation, Redmond, WA

Nordstrom, Inc., Seattle, WA

Perkins Coie, Seattle, WA

Phillip Morris Management Corporation, New York, NY

Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR

Safeco Insurance Companies, Seattle, WA

Seattle Art Museum, WA

Swedish Medical Center, Seattle, WA

University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA

Washington Art Consortium

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Eugene, OR

 

AWARDS AND GRANTS

1995            Art Matters Inc., New York, NY

1991            Kenneth Callahan Visual Artist Travel Grant, Seattle, WA

1988            Betty Bowen Merit Award, Seattle Art Museum, WA

 

FELLOWSHIPS

1992            Artist Trust Fellowship—Visual Arts, Seattle, WA

                    Regional Fellowship for Visual Arts, Western States Art Federation and the National Endowment for the Arts

1989            Djerassi Foundation Fellowship, Woodside, CA