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Fay Stanford
updated: 02/14/2011
website: faystanford.com
 
   
 
 
     
 
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Her Majesty
Fitting Room
Fitting Room Blue
Fitting Room Red
Fitting Room Yellow
The Elders
The Fight
Freebird Day 1
Freebird Day 3
Shooting Eddie Palama
Pi'ilani Smith Solos
Hula Reunion
Shirley's Halau Hula
Father Fred
 
 
Portfolio Keywords:  documentary, humor, nature, historical
 
 
Her Majesty by Fay Stanford
Her Majesty
Woodcut
2007
10" x  10"  x 1" 
Fitting Room by Fay Stanford
Fitting Room
woodcut
2008
15" x  7 " 
Fitting Room Blue by Fay Stanford
Fitting Room Blue
woodcut
2008
15" x  7" 
Fitting Room Red by Fay Stanford
Fitting Room Red
woodcut
2008
15" x  7" 
Fitting Room Yellow by Fay Stanford
Fitting Room Yellow
woodcut
2008
15" x  7 " 
The Elders by Fay Stanford
The Elders
woodcut
2007
9" x  7" 
The Fight by Fay Stanford
The Fight
woodcut
2008
8" x  11" 
Freebird Day 1 by Fay Stanford
Freebird Day 1
woodcut
2008
14" x  11" 
Freebird Day 3 by Fay Stanford
Freebird Day 3
woodcut
2008
11" x  14" 
Shooting Eddie Palama by Fay Stanford
Shooting Eddie Palama
ink and coffee on yupo
2007
26" x  20" 
Pi'ilani Smith Solos by Fay Stanford
Pi'ilani Smith Solos
ink and tea on paper
2007
26" x  20" 
Hula Reunion by Fay Stanford
Hula Reunion
ink and coffee on yupo
2007
26" x  20" 
Shirley's Halau Hula by Fay Stanford
Shirley's Halau Hula
ink and coffee on paper
2007
26" x  20" 
Father Fred by Fay Stanford
Father Fred
ink and coffee on paper
2007
26" x  20" 

Artist Statement

I am a historian. My drawings are inspired by the records of ships' artists in the Age of Exploration and my tools are the same portable materials of earlier explorers: ink, pen, brush, paper, ballpoint, and plastic. Also, I use woodcuts as a way to tell  what I think.

Artist Bio / CV

EXHIBITIONS

2010 * Villanova University, Villanova, PA

2009  Philadelphia Museum of Art, Perelman Library *The Shipley School, Bryn Mawr, PA

2007 *Warehouse Theater and Gallery, Washington, DC

2006, 2005 Spector Gallery, Philadelphia

2006, 2004 State Museum of PA, Harrisburg

2003 *Manayunk Art Center, Philadelphia

Washington and Jefferson College, Washington PA

2006, 2003 Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia

2000 Art Association of Harrisburg, Harrisburg

1999 *University City Arts League, Philadelphia

1997 Third Street Gallery, Philadelphia

1995 *The Schuylkill Center, Philadelphia

1992 *Episcopal Academy, Merion PA

*solo exhibition

AWARDS

1996 Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington DE, NEA-funded evaluation by critic Richard Huntington

1995 Delaware Center for Contemporary Art, Wilmington DE, First Place

Abington Art Center, Abinton PA, Second Place

Artforms Gallery, Philadelphia, Painting Award

1972-3 NEH Youthgrant to study Cajun Music

SPECIAL PROJECTS

2004 Mural, Lamberton Elementary School, Philadelphia

2003 CD cover, Townhall

EDUCATION

1972 BA Grinnell College, Grinnell IA