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Sher Fick - Solo Exhibitions

2015   SILENT SPRING - Confronting the Deep Water Oil Spill Mattie Kelly Arts Center, Gulf Coast Florida

2014    FAMILY TIES - Commissioned by Curator Terri Jordan.  Artist's Talk.  Catalog.  Customs House Museum

2014    MY VINTAGE SOUL Retrospective, Public Library with Encaustic Workshop & Art Talk

2014    WOMEN'S RITES for Women's History Month   Bruner Gallery, Customs House Museum, Clarksville, TN

2013   COPING SKILLS & PAXIL A DAY with New Work Ten Year Retrospective, Foundations Recovery Network Outpatient, Nashville, TN

2010  COPING SKILLS & A PAXIL A DAY seedspace for Emerging Artists, Nashville, TN. November 2009 – February 2010

2007   YOUR STORY BEGINS AT HOM   The Gallery at the Phoenix Theatre, Bowling Green, KY. April – May 2007.

 Reception: April 6, 2007     Curator: Andee Rudloff

2003   SPIRITUAL MEMORY COLLAGE     Arts Center Galleries, Niceville, FL.     Curator: D. Ann Waters

1999   BOVINE SERIE     Arts Center Galleries and Sprint Theater Gallery, Niceville, FL   Curator: Karen Valdes

 

Sher Fick - Museum Exhibitions

2013 ARTS & CULTURE ALLIANCE NATIONAL JURIED EXHIBITION, The Emporium Center, Knoxville, TN. February.

2011   LADIES FIRST,Distinctive Contemporary Women Artists of Tennessee

The Customs House Museum & Cultural Center, Clarksville, TN. March – April

2011   TAKE CARE:BIOMEDICAL ETHICS IN THE 21ST CENTURY

The Renaissance Center, Dickson, TN. January 2011

Curators: A.O. Piston & Jason Driskell.

Catalogue

2010   MODERN GIRLS,10 Distinctive Contemporary Women Artists of Tennessee

The Customs House Museum & Cultural Center, Clarksville, TN. March 3 – April 18

2009   ARTPRIZE 2009 – Juried International Exhibition

Inaugural Exhibition, Gallery 114, Kendall College of Art & Design, Grand Rapids, MI. September – October

2008  SOUTHEASTERN JURIED EXHIBITION 2008 BIENNIAL

Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AL. July – September, Curator: Ron Platt

2008  HAPPILY EVER AFTER

Outdoor Sculpture Installation Experiences (Individual Design for Rapunzel’s Tower), Cheekwood Art & Gardens, Nashville, TN

Curator: Leigh Ann Lomax

2007 ONCE UPON A GARDEN

Outdoor Sculpture Installation Experiences for Mr. McGregor’s Garden, May – September

Team: Outlaw/Fick/Beach

2000 REFLECTIONS OF THE SPIRITUAL

Art Museum, Fort Walton Beach, FL

2000 WOMEN’S PREROGATIVE

Art Museum, Fort Walton Beach, FL

2000  HOPE OF OUR WORLD

Art Museum, Fort Walton Beach, FL

 

Sher Fick - Selected Exhibitions

2017   Art on the West Side Gordon Jewish Community Center, Nashville, TN

2016 ANNUAL TENNESSEE CRAFT MIDSTATE EXHIBITION, Gordon Jewish Community Center, Nashville, TN

2013 ART OF HEALING Exhibition Nashville, TN

2013 Dogwood Juried Regional Arts Exhibition  The Emporium Center, Knoxville, TN

2013 12x12 A National Selection of Small-Scale Works of Art, Online Gallery  Juror: Jochen Wierich, Middle Tennessee State University, TN

2013   KENTUCKY NATIONAL 2013  Clare M. Eagle Gallery, Murray State College, Murray, KY

2012   COMMUNITY SUPPORTED ARTS (CSA) Nashville Top Artists  Coping Skills Collector Series via seedSPACE Gallery, Nashville, TN

2012  DOGWOOD REGIONAL FINE ARTS EXHIBITION - Love, Honor, & Obey (?) Installation The Emporium Center, Knoxville, TN

2012  TAKE CARE: BIOMEDICAL ETHICS IN THE 21ST CENTURY  University of Wisconsin-Green Bay, March-April

2012   TAKE CARE: Biomedical Ethics in the 21st CenturAustin Peay State University, TN, Jan - Feb

2011 TAKE CARE: Biomedical Ethics in the 21st CenterVanderbilt University, Gallery 204, Sept-October

2010 OBJECT-ivSmall Scale Sculpture Review, Davis Art Advisory, Nashville, TN. April 2010

2008  The 2008 Regional Art ExhibitionThe Renaissance Art Center, Dickson, TN. October – November 2008

2008 INCENDIARY  Invitational Exhibition, Alternative Spaces, Nashville, TN

2007 ENCAUSTIC XPRESSIONMaria LaTour, Lisa Manheim & Sher Fick, West Chester University, PACurator: John Baker. West Chester, PA

2006  EARTHworkInvitational Exhibition, Nature Conservancy Convention, Nashville, TN

2006  FLUX  Todd Gallery, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN

2006  BLOOUntitled Artist Group, Crystalwood Gallery, Nashville, TN

2005  EXCAVATION  Todd Building, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN

2005  YOUR STORY BEGINS AT HOME  Todd Building & Cope Administration Building, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN

2005  PUBLIC ACCESS I & ICope Administration Building, Middle TN State University, Murfreesboro, TN

2005  REINVENTION & HOW TO START A REVOLUTIOUntitled Artist Group, Nashville, TN

2004  DRAWINGS FROM WOMENew Language Art, Hermitage, TN

2003 IN THE DETAIL  Artel Gallery, Pensacola, FL

2003 ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITION  Arts Center Galleries, Niceville, FL

2002  UNIVERSITY OF WEST FLORIDA ANNUAL JURIED STUDENT EXHIBITION Pensacola, FL

2001  IT’S ALL JUST BAROQUE TO ME   Right Angles Gallery, Pensacola, FL

2001   ANNUAL JURIED EXHIBITIOArts Center Galleries, Niceville, FL

2000 - older available upon request

 

Sher Fick - Published Artwork

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“COPING SKILLS,The Inspiration & Art of Sher Fick

By For Art’s Sake Studios.

Publishing date: September 2010.

*Available on Amazon, September 2010 – with ISBN.

“Faking the Ancient Andes” By Drs. Karen Bruhn and Nancy K. Kelker Published November 2009, Credited Research Assistant:  Sher Fick 15 Illustrations, 1 Chapter on Creation of Faux Masks by Sher Fick

“Faking the Ancient Andes”

By Drs. Karen Bruhn and Nancy K. Kelker

Published November 2009, Credited Research Assistant:  Sher Fick

15 Illustrations, 1 Chapter on Creation of Faux Masks by Sher Fick

“Faking Ancient MesoAmerican” By Drs. Karen Bruhn and Nancy K. Kelker Published November 2009, Credited Research Assistant Sher Fick 15 Illustrations by Sher Fick

“Faking Ancient MesoAmerican”

By Drs. Karen Bruhn and Nancy K. Kelker

Published November 2009, Credited Research Assistant Sher Fick

15 Illustrations by Sher Fick

Loving the Tasmanian Devil: Reflections on Marriage and Asberger's Syndome by Maureen McCarthy Bartlett, Cover Art by: Sher Fick  

Loving the Tasmanian Devil: Reflections on Marriage

and Asberger's Syndome by Maureen McCarthy Bartlett,

Cover Art by: Sher Fick

 

www.ovationtv.com

Ovation TV home page = Featured Artist Week of January 19, 2010 (artwork: Under Pressure, 2010)

Sher Fick - Collections (Private & Corporate)

  • Foundations Recovery Network, Corporate & Outpatient Clinics
  • Nashville International Airport
  • Gibson-Gardner Office
  • Fort Walton Beach Art Museum - Purchase Award
  • 50 Individual Collectors for CSArt Programs
  • Haven Kimmel, New York Times Best-Selling Author (Main Private Collector)
  • John Svara
  • T.J. McClure, SHANDS
  • Dr. Dirk Dunbar
  • Nanette Folliott
  • Professor D. Ann Waters
  • Arnold Icisiano, MFA
  • Rev. Lloyd & Mrs. Curry
  • Tim & Lisa Frazeur
  • Professor Lisa Rollins, MTSU
  • Jason & Jessica Dockins
  • Matthew Coburn
  • W. John (& Sarah) MacMullen, Professor of BioSciences, University of Illinois
  • Brenda Diller
  • Mary Lou Hutson
  • Dr. Tyson & Kat Brown, Vanderbilt University
  • 50 Individual Collectors for CSArt Programs
  • Aletha Carr, Artist
  • Martha Saino, Artist
  • Henry & Alicia Staruk
  • John & Tisha Carter
  • Peter Fick & Cheryl Grassman

Sher Fick - Bibliography

  • seedspace 282 page Catalog 2010-2013, ISBN 978-1-63173-063-4, Sher Fick appears on pp. 17-30, 178, 181 with images. copyright 2014
  • FAMILY, A Woman's History Month Exhibition, Customs House Museum, pp 1, 16-18.  Catalog 2014
  • Leaf Chronicle, Family Ties Exhibit of Straight Jackets at Customs House Museum, March 21, 2014
  • Angie Mayes, Local Artist Finds Her Niche, The News,  TN, Aug. 6, 2013
  • Kelly McBride, Lawton Gallery to Host Biomedical Ethics Exhibition, Inside Newsroom of University of Green Bay, Feb. 27, 2012 
  • Carrington Fox, Forget Kale, Take The Art: seedSPACE Promotes The Growing Crop of Local Artists, HER Magazine, Jan. 26, 2012
  • Karen Parr-Moody, "Boundaries Shatter with New Art Exhibit 'TAKE CARE' ", Leaf Chronicle, Jan. 13, 2012
  • Clarksville Online, New Art Exhibit Examines the Bioethical Dilemma of Modern Medical Technology, Jan. 12, 2012
  • Rachel Bubis, Curator Review - Community Supported Art Catalogue (CSArt Catalogue) for seedSPACE, Feb 2012
  • Kaitlyn Magnotte,  TAKE CARE Examines Ethics Through Art, Inside Vandy, Nov. 14, 2011
  • Rachel Bubis, “Wrapped”seedSPACE 2010 Exhibition Catalogue, pgs. 2 - 5
  • 6th Edition Pool Art Fair Miami Beach 2010, Catalog, pp. 4, 22-23. Frere Independent New York/Paris/Guadeloupe
  • Rachel Bubis, New Art Project Space In Nashville, The Examiner, March 9, 2010
  • Chen Tamir, “Critical Review – seedSPACE Solo Installation”, November 2009
  • Suzanne Normand Blackwood, “Non-Profit Rallies Rural Artists” The Tennessean. August 26, 2009
  • Linda Weintraub, “Take Care? Take Care!” Art Critic Review. January 2009 (catalogue)
  • Tonya Vernooy, “The Artists of Take Care”, Art Critic Review. February 2009 (catalogue)
  • Ellen Wright Clayton, MD, JD, “Art Review for TAKE CARE”, Art Critic Review, February 2009 (catalogue)
  • Veronica Kavass, “Catalogue Essay – Take Care” Critical Art Review, October 2008 (catalogue)
  • Feature Artist in Jules Sterp’s 7 Before 7 Blog Review; October 12, 2008
  • Chuck Beard, Nashville Arts Magazine, “A Summer Rush of Goodness, Happily Ever After at Cheekwood”, pg.13-15, June/July '08
  • Barbara Greenberg, Commercial News, “Artist’s Hard Work Pays Off”, Nov 2007
  • Nashville Arts Magazine, "Cheekwood Celebrates The Summer", June/July 2007
  • Jonathan Marx, The Tennessean, “Children’s Fairytales Come To Life At Cheekwood”, April 2007
  • “Common Ground”, a film by Greg Butler, Documentary, Interview, Nov 2006
  • Jonathan Marx, The Tennessean, “Environment Explored at EARTHworks art exhibit”, Oct 2006
  • David Maddox, “Our Critics Pick”, Nashville Scene, Oct 2006
  • Nashville Arts Magazine, “EARTHworks Explores Environment”, Nashville, TN, pg. 45, Oct 2006
  • David Maddox, “Perambulating the Bounds” Art Review, April 2006
  • Joe Nolan, “Our Critics’ Pick”, Nashville Scene, April 2006
  • The Record, “Public Access Art”, Murfreesboro, TN, October, 2005
  • “Local Artist Nominated -Cox/Bravo Channels Champion for the Arts”, WEARTV, Feature, Oct 2001
  • Bill Campbell, Columnist, Local Happenings – Daily News, Fort Walton Beach, FL, February 2001

Sher Fick - Projects & Advocacy

2015 and prior - grant writer for non-profits in art, Nashville, TN and State of Florida

2014     Artist's Talk & Encaustic Demonstration during MY VINTAGE SOUL Solo Exhibition

2014     Artist Talk, Bruner Gallery, Customs House Museum, for Solo Exhibition FAMILY TIES

2013 - present

             Artist Advisory Board, SeedSpace (a lab for site-specific Installation, Sculpture and Performance Art) Nashville, TN

2013     Video Art Interview & Talk with Q & A, during COPING SKILLS 10 year Retrospective, Foundation Recovery Network, moderated by CMO,

              Lee Pepper

2011     Juror, 4th Annual Middle Tennessee Regional Student Art Exhibit, Renaissance Center, Dickson, TN

             Presenting Artist, Williamson County Art League, Video.

2010     Artist Presentation and Talk, Williamson County Art League Lunch Lectures

2009     Co-Juror, Arnie Hart Annual Student Exhibition, Northwest Florida University, Niceville, FL

Sher Fick - Education

2012   RF Paints' Advanced Teaching Encaustic Certification Workshop, Feb 20 - 24, 2012

with Laura Moriarity at Wax Works West, Corralitos, CA

2006  Encaustic Workshop  - Arrowmont School of Art & Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN

2006   BFA: Painting/Minors: Sculpture & Art History

Middle Tennessee State University; Summa Cum Laude

2003  AA:

Okaloosa-Walton College k/n/a Northwest Florida State Univ, Cum Laude, Studio & Gallery Management

2001  Advanced Drawing & Sculpture

University of West Florida, Dean’s List 2001

2001    Santa Fe College of Art

Collage Painting Workshop

1998   Arts Center Galleries, Okaloosa Walton Community College, Assistant

Esther Wertheimer Sculpture Workshop

Sher Fick - Grants

2015Tennessee Arts Commission Professional Development Grant

2012   Tennessee Arts Commission Professional Development Grant

2011    Tennessee Arts Commission Professional Development Grant

2009Tennessee Arts Commission Professional Development Grant

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