DENNIS CAMPAY BIOGRAPHY

born Portsmouth, Virginia     lives Atlanta, Georgia

EDUCATION

University of New Mexico, School of Architecture, Albuquerque, New Mexico

Atlanta College of Art, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Atlanta, Georgia

COLLECTIONS

Muscarelle Museum of Art, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA

High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA

Harn Museum of Art, Gainesville, FL

Ogden Museum of Southern Art, New Orleans, LA

Morris Museum of Art, Augusta, GA

Telfair Museum of Art, Savannah GA

University of Florida, College of Fine Arts, Gainesville, FL

Brenau University, Gainesville, GA

Imagery Estate Winery, Sonoma, CA

John S. Burd Center for the Performing Arts, Brenau University, Gainesville, GA

Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games, 1996, Atlanta, GA

Florida State University, Tallahassee , FL

State of Florida Capitol Building, Tallahassee, FL

Quinlan Visual Arts Center, Gainesville, GA

Delta Airlines Corporate Collection, Atlanta, GA

U. S. Airways, Charlotte International Airport, Charlotte, NC

King and Spalding, LLP, Atlanta, GA

EXHIBITIONS

2015 Hubert Gallery, New York

2014 Shain Gallery, Charlotte, NC

2013 “InTandem” Muscarelle Museum of Art, College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VA

2013 “The City Abstracted” Group Show, Hubert Gallery, New York, NY
2013 “Georgia Artists Selecting Georgia Artists”, The Museum of Contemporary Art of Georgia, Atlanta, GA
2012 “Lost Parts Found”, Paintings and Sculpture, Exhibit & Lecture, Pryor Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
2012 “Orly Tragedy Through the Eyes of Artists” Millennium Gate Museum, Atlanta, GA
2011 “Gallery Exhibit” and Lecture, Brenau University, Gainesville, GA
2010Pryor Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
2010Shain Gallery, Charlotte, NC
2009 “Transitions”, The Brunner Gallery, Shaw Center for the Arts, Baton Rouge, LA
2009 “Images”, Quinlan Visual Arts Center, Gainesville. GA
2008 “Salon du Musee”  Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO
2008 “New Paintings”  Anne Loucks Gallery, Chicago, IL
2007 “Works on Paper”  Mason Murer Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
2007Group Exhibition, Brunner Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2006 “Salon d' Arts” Colorado History Museum, Denver, CO
2006Mason Murer "Projects", Atlanta, GA
2005 “Summer Salon” Anne Loucks Gallery, Chicago, IL
2005 "New Works" Mason Murer Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
2005Quinlan Visual Arts Center, Gainesville, GA
2004 "Emblems"  Mason Murer Fine Art, Atlanta, GA
2003 "Emblems"  Spiller-Vincenty Gallery, Jacksonville, FL
2003   Quinlan Visual Arts Center, Gainesville, GA
2002"Campay 2002"  Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, GA
2001   Biennale Internazionale Dell' Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy
2001"A Ten Year Retrospective", Ponte Vedra Cultural Center, Ponte Vedra, FL
2000"A Painters View"  Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1999   Biennale Internazionale Dell' Arte Contemporanea, Florence, Italy
1999   JSL Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
1998   Quinlan Visual Arts Center, Gainesville, GA
1997"Peregrination"  Lagerquist Gallery, Atlanta, GA
1994   Montgomery Museum of Art, Montgomery, AL
1993   Crawford Long Benefit for Woman's Cancer Wing, Atlanta, GA
1992   Spotlight on Southeastern Artists, Atlanta, GA
1991    Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta, GA
1990 - 1992   Artcare, Atlanta, GA
1990   Group Exhibition -  Lagerquist Gallery / Atlanta
1990   Solo Exhibition -  Atlanta College of Art / Atlanta

AWARDS AND HONORS
2011 Visiting Artist,  Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, PA
2010Featured Artist, High Arts Day, High Museum of Art, Atlanta, GA
2008  Founding Member, Advisory Board for the School of Art and Art History, University of Florida
2006National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) grant recipient in conjunction with the Quinlan Visual Art Center, Gainesville, GA
2001Lorenzo il Magnifico Award for works on paper, Biennale Internazionale Dell' Arte Contemporanea,  Florence, Italy
1998Open Studios Competition for Southern Painters, New American Paintings, juried exhibitions in print
1991Atlanta College of Art, Ben Shute Award for Figurative Art, Atlanta, GA
1989 - 1991Atlanta College of Art, The Presidential Scholarship, Atlanta, GA

DENNIS AND COLETTE CAMPAY STUDIO ART SCHOLARSHIP, UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA

This fund, honoring Dennis and Colette Campay, provides scholarships to art students in art and art history in the College of Fine Arts. Dennis and Colette established this scholarship fund because of their commitment to the arts and belief that continuing support of the arts is essential to the complete development of our existence.

DENNIS CAMPAY FELLOWSHIP :  The Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta, GA

PUBLICATIONS
The Art of Making Marks / Dennis Campay – text by Jerry Cullum/ Brenau University Press 2011
Highlands – Cashiers Chamber Music Festival cover and feature 2011
Images – Dennis Campay / Collection of works by the artist.
Softcover / May 2009
Atlanta Style and Design / feature Winter 2008
Inside Northside, cover & feature by Stacey Pareti Rase / November 2007
Atlanta Style and Design feature by Janice McDonald/ Summer 2005
Atlanta Journal Constitution, Access Atlanta, feature by Jerry Cullum / July 2004
Steinway and Sons,  A150th Anniversary Commemorative Issue, feature by Tara Wilfong / May 2003
CAMPAY, New Paintings by John T. Spike / Collection of works by the artist, hardcover/ July 2002
Art and Antiques / CAMPAY, New Paintingsbook review / December 2002
Ponte Vedra Lifestyles, September / October 2001
Art and Antiques, feature by Elizabeth Elkins / February 2000
Symbol of Southern Lifestyles / February 1999