William Wahlgren | biography

born 1959 in Evanston, IL |  lives in Austin, TX  |  williamwahlgren.com

education

1990 Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, MSC
1987 The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL, BFA

selected exhibitions

2016 “Seeking Surreal,” Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

2015 “Seventeenth Annual Holiday Showcase,” Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

Gallery Artists, Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

2014 “Holiday Showcase,” Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

Gallery Artists, Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

Gallery Artists, Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco, CA

2013 New Works,” W.E.S.T. Austin Studio Tour, Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

Gallery Artists, Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

Gallery Artists, Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco, CA

2012 “5x7”: Splurge,” Arthouse and Austin Museum of Art, Austin, TX

“New Things We Like,” Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco, CA

“New Works,” W.E.S.T. Austin Studio Tour, Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

2011 5 x 7 Invitational, Austin Museum of Art - arthouse, Austin, TX

5 x 7 Invitational, arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, TX

Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami, FL

2010 “Horizons,” Robert Fontaine Gallery, Miami, FL

5 x 7 Invitational, arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, TX

Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

2009 “Oil, Water, and Light,” Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

“The People’s Gallery,” Austin City Hall, Austin, TX

5 x 7 Invitational, arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, TX

AMG Miami, Miami, FL

Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

2008 “26th Annual Juried Exhibition,” Pleiades Gallery, New York, NY

“Summer International Show,” Caelum Gallery, New York, NY

“The Hunting Art Prize Finalists,” Houston, TX

“Real and Imagined,” Fort Worth Community Art Center, Fort Worth, TX

5 x 7 Invitational, arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin, TX

Art Modern Gallery, Naples, FL

Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

2007 Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

2006 “Natural Selections,” Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

2005 “Austin and Vicinity Artists,” Austin City Hall Inauguration, Austin, TX

Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

2004 “William Wahlgren and Nancy Pruden,” Harris Gallery, Houston, TX

Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

2003 “William Wahlgren: A Natural State,” Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

2002 December Open House, Davis Gallery, Austin TX

2001 Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

2000 Noche De Fiesta Navideňa, Mexicarte Museum, Austin, TX

Austin Visual Arts Association, Austin, TX

Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

1999 Austin Visual Arts Association, Austin, TX

1992 “The Old Orchard Art Festival,” North Shore Art League, Skokie, IL

Annual Exhibition, Elmhurst Artists Association, Elmhurst, IL

1989 Artists Roster, The Illinois Arts Council, Chicago, IL

1987 “William Wahlgren Landscapes,” The Kemper Group, Long Grove, IL

1982 Chicago Area Artists Juried Exhibition, Art Rental and Sales Gallery, The Art Institute of Chicago

selected corporate collections

Aikin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld, LLP, Washington, D.C.
The Austonian, Austin, TX
Citicorp, N.A., Evanston, IL
EOG Resources, Houston, TX
Invesco, Houston, TX
RVK Architects, San Antonio, TX
Sandoz USA, Princeton, NJ
US Bank, Chicago, IL

 

 

 

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