Timeline

Private Studies with Ben F. Long, IV Florence, Italy
University of Pennsylvania, Liberal Arts
Phil. College of Osteopathic Medicine, Anatomy Philadelphia, PA
Private studies with Nelson Shanks
Born: Columbus, Georgia
Awards
PEW Fellowship in the Arts, 1993
Philadelphia Museum of Art Award, 1987
New York University, Certificate in Filmmaking, 1986
Benjamin Lanard Memorial Award, South Street Art Supply Prize, 1981
Purchase Prize, Eastern Pennsylvania Regional Drawing Competition, Beaver College, Glenside, PA, 1981
Museum Merit Award, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, GA, 1981
First Thouron Prize, 1980
Consolidated/Drake Press Award, 1980
Eleanor Grey Still Life Prize, 1980
William Emlen Cresson Traveling Scholarship, 1980
Cecelia Beaux Memorial Portrait Prize, 1979
First Purchase Award, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, GA, 1979
Charles Toppan Prize, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 1978
Packard Prize, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA, 1977

Exhibitions

2009
Bo Bartlett, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI (solo)
2009
Bo Bartlett, Forum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (solo)
2009
Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma, WA
2009
private(dis)play, Center of Creative Arts, St. Louis, MO
2009
The Armory Show, New York, NY
2009
Art Chicago, Chicago, IL
2009
American Green, Somerville Manning Gallery, Greenville, DE
2009
Five Artists of Accomplishment from the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Somerville Manning Gallery, Greenville, DE
2008
Direct Encounters: Essence of Portraiture, Forum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2008
Art Chicago, Chicago, IL
2008
Los Angeles Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
2008
Pulse Miami, Miami, FL
2008
USArtists, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
2008
Yesterday and Today: PAFA Alumni Invitational, Sande Webster Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
2007
Solstice, David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO
2007
Bo Bartlett and Betsy Eby: Recent Paintings, David Floria Gallery, Aspen, CO
2007
Still Point, Farnsworth Art Museum, Rockland, ME (solo)
2007
Recent Paintings, David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI (solo)
2007
USArtists, Philadelphia, PA (solo)
2007
Travelogue, Somerville Manning Gallery, Greenville, DE (solo)
2006
Manifest Destiny, Winston Wachter Gallery, Seattle, WA (solo)
2006
This Inner Outer World, P•P•O•W, New York, NY (solo)
2005
Figuration, Winston Wächter Fine Art, Seattle, WA
2005
Inlimbo, Victoria H. Myhren Gallery, Denver, CO
2005
Then as Now, Sordoni Art Gallery, Wilkes University, PA
2004
21, P.P.O.W, New York, NY
2004
US Artists American Fine Art Show, Philadelphia, PA
2004
Innocence Found, DFN Gallery, New York, NY
2004
6th Annual Realism Invitational, Karen Jenkins Johnson Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2004
Still Point of the Turning World, P•P•O•W, New York, NY (solo)
2004
New Paintings and Works on Paper, Winston Wachter Gallery, Seattle, WA (solo)
2004
Still Point, Sullivan Goss Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA (solo)
2004
Not Just Another Pretty Vase: A Comprehensive Exhibition Still Life Painting, Sullivan Goss, Santa Barbara, CA
2004
The Art Show, ADAA, New York, NY
2003–2004
Heartland: Paintings by Bo Bartlett, 1978-2002, Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, GA (solo)
travelling to:
Greenville County Art Museum, Greenville, SC
The Frye Art Museum, Seattle, WA
Santa Barbara Art Museum, CA
The Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI
2003
Transforming the Commonplace, Susquehanna Art Museum, Harrisburg, PA
2003
Edie Caldwell Gallery, Sausalito, CA
2002
P•P•O•W, New York, NY (solo)
2002
Columbus Museum of Art & Greenville County Museum Columbus, GA & Greenville, SC
2001
The Frye Art Museum Seattle, WA
2000
P.P.O.W. New York, NY
1999
Torch ,Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1999
Indomitable Spirits: The Figure at the End of the Century. Curator: Grady Harp, The Art Institute of Southern California (catalog) Laguna Beach, CA
1999
Changing Faces: Contemporary Portraiture, Jim Kemper Fine Art New York, NY
1998
Oil Patch Dreams, Art Museum of Southeast Texas Beaumont, TX
1998
P.P.O.W. New York, NY
1997
Fay Gold Gallery Atlanta, GA
1997
Nevada Museum of Art Reno, NV
1996
P.P.O.W. New York, NY
1995
Twenty-Five Years, John Berggruen Gallery San Francisco, CA
1995
Struve Gallery Chicago, IL
1994
Fallen Idylls: American Figurative Painting (organized by P.P.O.W. and Christopher Sweet), Art Miami '94 Miami, FL
1994
P.P.O.W. New York, NY
1993
Twilight Intervals, Organized-Christopher Sweet, Patricia Shea Gallery Santa Monica, CA
1991
P.P.O.W. New York, NY
1990
Contemporary Philadelphia Artists, Philadelphia Museum of Art Philadelphia, PA
1990
Greenville County Museum of Art Greenville, SC
1989
Delaware Biennial, Delaware Art Museum Wilmington, DE
1988
P.P.O.W. New York, NY
1985
Paintings and Drawings,1986-85, The More Gallery Philadelphia, PA
1984
Disdain for False Authorities, Alternative Space Philadelphia, PA
1982
Marian Locks Gallery Philadelphia, PA
1981
Midyear Show, Butler Institute of American Art Youngstown, OH
1979
Cresson Show, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts Philadelphia, PA