Bailey Ferguson
American (b. Omaha, Nebraska)
Lives and works on Hawai`i Island

EDUCATION

2011 BFA, Communication Design, Metropolitan State University; Denver, CO
2008  BFA, Studio Art, University of Denver, CO
2007  Studio Art International, Florence, Italy 

REPRESENTATION 

Tiffany's Art Agency, Hawi, Hawai'i

Donkey Mill Art Center, Holualoa, Hawai'i

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

Under the Liquid Veil, Wailoa Arts and Culture Center, Hilo, HI, 2020
New Works, Waimea Coffee Co., Kamuela, HI, 2018
BAF at BFF, Benson Theatre, Omaha, NE, 2013
Blue/Green, Pirate – Contemporary Art, Denver, CO, 2009

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

Fiber Hawaii 2022: In of or About Fiber, Downtown Art Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 8 – July 1, 2022 
Brand New Blue, Tiffany's Art Agency, curated by Tiffany DeEtte Shafto, Kailua-Kona, HI, Dec-May 2022 
The Brillance of Now, curated by Mina Elison, Kahilu Theatre, Kamuela HI, Jan 13 - March 3 2022
CICADA Art Collective, the Hub, Oahu, HI (Forthcoming 2022)
Oceans of Abstraction curated by Tiffany DeEtte Shafto, Hulalai Reality, 2021

Art is a Priority!, Donkey Mill Art Center, Holualoa, HI, 2021
Nā Māla: Layered Landscapes of Kona Coffee Heritage, curated by Mina Elison, Donkey Mill Art Center, Holualoa, HI (10/25-12/15/2020)
Kipaipai Fellows 2020, curated by Andi Campagnone, Kahilu Theatre, Kamuela HI (9/26-11/9/2020)
Abstract Only!, Wailoa Arts and Culture Center, Hilo, HI, 2018

Collaborate & Create, Museum of Art and History, Lancaster CA (5/9/2020 – 8/16/2020)
ArtInTime, HiSAM Museum Gallery Shop x Mori + BoxJelly, Honolulu HI, 2020
Call+Response, Kahilu Theatre, Kamuela HI, 2020 (juror: Healoha Johnston) 
Collaborate and Createcurated by Andi Campagnone, The Loft at Liz’s, Los Angeles, CA, January 18, 2020 — March 3, 2020 
Transformations: Stories, One Year Later, Wailoa Arts and Culture Center, Hilo, HI, 2019 
Transformative Forces: Creation through Destruction, Kahilu Theatre, Kamuela, HI, 2019 (juror: Carl F.K. Pao) Awarded 1st prize
Donkey Mill Art Center 12th Annual Art Auction, BMW of Hawai’i, Kailua-Kona, HI, 2019 (invited)
Hawai’i Contemporary Art Exhibition, East Hawai’i Culture Center, Hilo, HI, 2018 (juror: Henry Bianchini)
Abstract Only!, Wailoa Arts and Culture Center, Hilo, HI, 2018 (juror: Patrick O’Kiersey)
Midsummer Art Celebration, Wailoa Arts and Culture Center, Hilo, HI, 2018 (juror: Michael Takemoto)
Red Road Art Salon, Kalani Honua, Kalapana, HI, 2017 (curated)
InfOcalypse, SUB/Mission Art Space, San Francisco, CA, 2013 (produced by Peter Bergman) (invited)
Public Works, Living Copenhagen, Outdoor Exhibition Sankt Kjelds Kvarter, Copenhagen DK, 2012 (invited)
PREFLIGHT: The A Show, Emmanuel Gallery, Aurora Campus, Denver CO, 2011 
IRUS ART: Collaboration between IRAN and US, curated by Morehshin Allahyari, Co-Prosperity Sphere Gallery, Chicago IL, 2010
Pirate Members’ Show, Pirate – Contemporary Art, Denver, CO, 2009 
IRUS ART: Collaboration between IRAN and US, curated by Morehshin Allahyari, Andenken Gallery, Denver CO, 2009

RESIDENCIES / WORKSHOPS / PROFESSIONAL / AWARDS

Juror, Big Island Photography Club, 2021
Founding Member, CICADA Art Collective, 2021

Founding Member, NetVVork Art Collective, 2021
Moving Image Workshop, Angelia Tiatia, Donkey Mill Art Center, 2021
Fellow, Kipaipai Professional Artist Development Workshop, January 2021
Hawai‘i Contemporary, Professional Development Program for Artists, moderated by Sara Reza, Fall 2020

Artist Residency, Schmidt Ocean Institute Artist-At-Sea, Pacific Ocean Transit: Hawaii - Fiji, 2020
Juried Exhibition 1st Place, Transformative Forces: Creation through Destruction, Kahilu Theatre, Kamuela HI, 2019
Storyteller, Stories from the Summit: Moving On, Volcano Art Center, Volcano Village HI, 2019
Finalist, Hawai’i Volcanoes National Park Artist Residency, Volcano Village HI, 2019

Fellow, Kipaipai Professional Artist Development Workshop, Donkey Mill Art Center, 2018
Curator, RedRoad Art Salon, Kalani Honua, Kalapana HI, ​2017