O. gail poole

ASSOCIATIONS

President, Oklahoma Art Guild
Founder, Professional Artists Association of Oklahoma
Founder and President, Art Directors Guild of Oklahoma City
Chair, Oklahoma Bicentennial Artist’s Exposition
Chair, Oklahoma City Bicentennial Artist’s Exhibition
Board Member, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition
Board Member, Norman Arts Council
Member, Pastel Society of America
Member, Oklahoma Society of Impressionists
Member, Professional Artists Association of Oklahoma
Adjunct Professor of Art, University of Oklahoma
Adjunct Professor, School of Journalism, University of Oklahoma

AWARDS

Oklahoma City Bicentennial Commission 1976
Oklahoma City Museum of Art Professional Advancement Award 1992

Collections

Oklahoma State Capitol Collection
President David L. Boren/Boyd House, Fred Jones, Jr. Museum of Art

EXHIBITS

2016            "O. Gail Poole: Rediscovered Oklahoma Master"
                     Oklahoma Hall of Fame | Gaylord-Pickens Museum, OKC
2016            "Spaghetti Western," Casa dell'Energia; Arezzo, Italy
2016             "Esprits de l'Ouest," Galerie Arludik, Paris, France
2012             12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK
2016            "Flora & Felines," Myriad Botanical Gardens, OKC
2015            National Weather Center Biennale
2015            "Exploring the Landscape," Norrick Art Center, Oklahoma City University
2015            "As Yet UnNamed," An Introduction to Poole's Sketches, The Depot, Norman OK
2015            12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
2014             As Yet Untamed," ArtSpace at Untitled, OKC
2012            “Regionalism in Oklahoma” Pierson Gallery, Tulsa, OK/Group
2010            MainSite/Group
2010            12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
2009           12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
2008           12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
2007           12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
2006           JRB Art at the Elms/Solo
2006           12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
2006           “La Voce Politica,” IAO Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
2005           12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
2005           JRB Art at the Elms/Group
2004           Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, OKC, OK/Group
2004           12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, OKC, OK/Group
2003           City Arts Center, OKC/Group
2003           12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, OKC, OK/Group
2003           Leslie Powell Museum, Lawton, OK/Solo
2002           12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, OKC, OK/Group
2002           MainSite Gallery, Norman, OK/Group
2002           MainSite Gallery, Norman, OK/Solo
2001            12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, OKC, OK/Group
2001            University of Science and Art, Chickasha, OK/Solo
2000           12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, OKC, OK/Group
2000           MainSite Gallery, Norman OK/Group
2000           City Arts Center, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
2000           Charles B. Goddard Center for Visual & Performing Arts, Ardmore, OK/Group
1999            12x12 Invitational, Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition, OKC, OK/Group
1999            Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition Biennial, OKC/Group/Juried
1999            MainSite Contemporary Art, Norman, OK/Group
1998            Dodson Gallery, OKC/Solo
1997            Bricktown Galleries, OKC/Solo
1996            Taos Fine Arts, Taos, NM/Group
1996            Firehouse Art Center, Norman, OK/Solo
1995            Summit Financial Headquarters, Princeton NJ/Solo
1995            Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition Biennial, OKC/Group/Juried
1995            Gilcrease Museum Rendezvous, Tulsa, OK/Group
1995            Milbourn Gallery, OKC/Solo
1995            Colonial Art, OKC/Solo
1994            Oklahoma City Museum of Art, OKC/Solo
1994            Gilcrease Museum Rendezvous, Tulsa, OK/Group
1993            Oklahoma Visual Arts Coalition Biennial, OKC/Group/Juried
1993            Oklahoma City Art Museum, /Solo
1993            Governor’s Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
1993            Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK/Group
1993            Cowboy Hall of Fame, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
1993            Evening of Art Invitational, Presbyterian Health Center, OKC/Group
1992            Spiva Museum, Joplin, MO/Group
1992            Philbrook Museum, Tulsa, OK/Group
1992            Oklahoma State Capitol Building, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
1992            Fianna Country Club, Fort Smith, AK/Group
1992            Bartlesville Museum, Bartlesville, OK/Group
1992            Akron Grand Exhibition, Akron, OH Juried/Group
1990            Governor’s Gallery, Oklahoma State Capitol/Group
1990            Gallery III at Brookhaven, Norman, OK/Solo
1991             Leslie Powell Museum, Lawton, OK/Solo
1991             Isle of Indigo, Oklahoma City/Solo
1991             Evening of Art Invitational, Presbyterian Health Center, OKC/Group*
1990            Evening of Art Invitational, Presbyterian Health Center, OKC/Group*
1989            Gallery III at Brookhaven, Norman, OK/Solo
1989            Evening of Art Invitational, Presbyterian Health Center, OKC/Group*
1988            Evening of Art Invitational, Presbyterian Health Center, OKC/Group*
1987            Evening of Art Invitational, Presbyterian Health Center, OKC/Group*
1986            Evening of Art Invitational, Presbyterian Health Center, OKC/Group
1985            Evening of Art Invitational, Presbyterian Health Center, OKC/Group
*Best in Show
1981            The Drawing Room, Oklahoma City, OK/Solo
1981            Jan Matee Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK/Solo
1981            Gavleanne Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK/Solo
1981            Oklahoma Art Gallery
1978            Woodland Cabin Gallery, Oklahoma City, OK
1977            Oklahoma Art Center
1977            Distinguished Artists of Oklahoma, Midwestern Governors’ Conference/Group
1976            Professional Artists Association, Jan Maree Galleries, Oklahoma City, OK/Group
1976            Oklahoma Arts and Humanities Council – Arts Festival
1975            All Western Chaparral Art Show & Auction Ruidoso Downs
1975            Annual Western Art Show and Sale (San Antonio)
1975            Broken Spur Gallery, San Antonio, TX
1975            Taos Art Association
1974            First Annual Western Artists of America, Oklahoma City, OK
1974            Blair Galleries, Santa Fe, New Mexico
1974            Dow Art Galleries, Fort Worth TX (1973)
1974            Best of the Southwest Art Show and Sale, Austin TX
1974            Annual Western Art Show and Sale (San Antonio)
1974            Professional Western and Wildlife Art Exhibit, North Platte NB
1974            Oklahoma Fine Arts Museum
1974            The West Returns to Grand Central, Grand Central Galleries, NYC
1974            Western Artists of Oklahoma, Manz, Germany