William Hall was a founding member of the cutting-edge 500-X Gallery in Dallas and has exhibited in over 60 prestigious group and one-man shows throughout the U.S. including three one-man shows in 2019. He received a Fellowship from Peripheral Vision Arts, and was included in their inaugural publication "Salon 2017 ", featuring an essay by critic Georgia Erger. Articles regarding Hall’s art are highlighted in the 2017 and 2018  "Dallas Style & Design" publications, as well as the September 2018 “Boston Voyager” under “Thought-Provokers” celebrating artists and creatives.  In 2014 Hall made an appearance and live demonstration on the ABC affiliate program “Good Morning Texas”.  In April 2005 he was featured in an article in “American Artist” magazine. Hall’s work has been featured on the NYC Jumbotron for "Art Takes Time Square”, and he was a frequent lecturer for Syracuse University (NY) Advanced Studies art students during their semi-annual "Texas Tour". The late Henry Geldzahler, famed curator of the Metropolitan Museum of Fine Art, New York, awarded Hall “Best of Show" for a juried exhibition benefitting PBS.  Walter Hopps, then curator of the National Collection of Fine Art, DC, selected Hall’s work to be exhibited at the Fort Worth Museum of Modern Art. The late Dr. Edmund Pillsbury, 18-year Kimbell Art Museum Director and past Senior Fine Art Expert at Heritage Galleries & Auction House, was a fan and mentor.  
Hall's work appears in many private and corporate collections, including the Arlington Museum of Art, the corporate headquarters of MasterCard, NY, the corporate headquarters of IN-N-Out Burger, California, One Bell Plaza and Market Hall, Dallas, and Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson LLP, Dallas,TX.
Active in social media.  Over one million views on YouTube with 3,000+ followers.  Over 500 posts and 1,200 followers on Instagram @williamhallart​​​​​​​
Education
1964  Studied with Chapman Kelly at the Dallas Museum of Art on a scholarship
1967  American Motors Art Scholarship recipient 
1970  BA, University of Texas, Arlington 
1972  Northwood Experimental Art Scholarship recipient


Solo Exhibitions
2019 •One-man show; "Artifacts" - Ao5Gallery, Austin Texas, Texas (See Video)
         •One-man show; "After 40 Years" - 500X Gallery, Dallas, Texas (See Video)
2018 •One-man show; Texas Artists coalition (TAC) Selects: Fort worth community Arts Center (See Video)
2011 • One-man show; “30 One - Cast in Stone” – International Museum of Cultures, Dallas, TX
         • One-man show; "Wine and Art Walk" – Uptown Village at Cedar Hill, TX
2007  •One man show; “Backside of the Bone” – Butler Gallery, Northwood University, Cedar Hill, TX
1991  •One-man Show; Gallery Nuvo, Ft. Worth, TX – Paintings created for this show were the subject of independent film on the making of art
1989  •One-man Show; Tarrant County Arts Alliance, Edison Gallery, Ft. Worth, TX
1987  •One-man Show, Fielder Museum, Arlington, TX
1985   •One-Man Show, The Capital Rotunda, Austin, Texas
1979  •One-man Show, 500 Exhibition Gallery, Dallas, TX
1972  •One-man Show; Arlington Cultural Arts Center, Arlington, TX


Group Exhibitions
2019   • "First Come, First Serve", Fort Works Art,Fort Worth, Texas
            "2019 Contemporary Texas Exhibition", Ao5 Gallery, Austin, Texas
           • "This is 40", Alumni group exhibition, 500X Gallery, Dallas, Texas
           • "Earth Mother: A Sustainable Art Collective Exhibition", Envision Arts
2018   • Envision Arts premiere exhibition "FERVOR" Ginger Cochran, juror, The Lincoln Experience Center, Frisco, Texas
               • “Our Bond with Nature” exhibition,  Healing-Power-of-art.0rg/  Renee Philiips, Curator
2017   • "32nd Annual International Exhibition" the Meadows Gallery, UT Tyler, Tyler, Texas - juror Ken Little, twice National Endowment recipient and professor of sculpture and performance, UT San Antonio 
2016  •"Fossil Rim Invitational" White Buffalo Gallery, Glenrose Texas
2014  •"Celebrate Texas Art" - Assistance League of Houston, Williams Tower Gallery - juror– Rock Huska, Curator of Contemporary Art, Tacoma Art Museum, Washington
          •"Year of the Salamander" Art Sience Gallery, Austin, TX
2012  •Walk of Light” Art Fair – Cedar Hill, TX 
          •“Art Takes Time Square” – New York, NY 
          •“Summer Colors” – Scottish Rite Hospital, Dallas, TX  
2011   •“17th Annual Texas National Exhibition” – Cole Art Center, Nacogdoches, TX – juror James Drake
           •“Walk of Light” Art Fair – Cedar Hill, TX
           •“NAMOS National Invitational” – Indianapolis, IN
2010   •“25th Annual International Exhibition” – Meadows Gallery, University of Texas at Tyler
2008   •“Outside the Lines 8” Juried Show – Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, TX - jurors Marty Ray, Elizabeth Mellot-Carreón, Mary Morgan, and Dahlia Woods.
2006   •Art in the Metroplex, TCU, Fort Worth, Texas - juror Janet Bishop, Curator, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
1993  • Texas Juried Open Competition, Stout McCourt Gallery, Dallas, TX
1990   •"Best of Show" , Arlington Museum of Art National Show – jurors Henry Whiddon and Eleanor Hudiburg
1988   •"Best of Show", University of Texas Alumni Show
           • Fort Worth Main Street Arts Festival Juried Show – juror Henry T. Hopkins
           •Arlington Museum of Fine Art Annual Juried Show
1987   •Amarillo Art Center Juried Show, Amarillo, TX
           •“Artists Four” Exhibition, Arlington Community Arts Center, Arlington, TX
           • Arlington Art Association Annual Show, Arlington Art Museum, Arlington, Texas
1985   • First Prize, Southwestern Bells state wide "Texas Sesquicentennial" Art Competition
           •Art reproduced on  9 million Texas directory covers statewide
           •Art exhibited for one month in The Capital Rotunda, Austin, Texas
1980   •Houston’s International Art Showcase, Lawndale Annex, Univ. of Houston, Houston, TX   
           •TX Longview Annual Invitational, Longview Museum of Art, Longview, TX– juror Thomas Livesay            
           •“Systems”, Three-person Show, 500 Expositon Gallery, Dallas, TX
1979   •“Made In Texas” Exhibition, Huntington Gallery, University of Texas, Austin
Nexus Gallery Exchange Show, Philadelphia, PA
1978   •“Big Name Invitational”, 500 Exposition Gallery, Dallas, TX
           •6  Individual Group Shows, 500 Exposition Gallery, Dallas, TX
1977   • "Best of Show", PBS Art Competition and Auction, Dallas, TX – juror Henry Geldzahler, Curator, Metropolitan Museum, NY, NY
           •“First Saturday” Art Show, monthly, Dallas, TX
1976   • Fort Worth Museum of Modern Art “Southwest Tarrant County Show”
- juror Walter Hopps, Curator - National Collection of Fine Art, DC
1974  •Purchase Prize; Arlington Art Association Regional Show – jurors Ellen Oppenheim, Jay Belloli AMA (Arlington Museum of Art) permanent collection, Arlington, TX
1973   •Best of Show; Arlington Art Association Regional Show – jurors Lyle Novinski, Henry Whiddon

Noteworthy Corporate and Private Collections
MasterCard, Inc, New York, NY
Trammel Crow Collection, Dallas, TX
Southwestern Bell Corporate Headquarters, Dallas, TX
Arlington Museum of Art permanent collection, Arlington, TX
Linebarger Goggan Blair & Sampson LLP, Dallas,TX
St. Luke's Episcopal Hospital, Houston,TX
In-N-Out Burger Corporate Headquarters, Baldwin Park, CA
Bill Rasmussen, ESPN Founder, Naples, FL
Michael & Patricia Deeds, Cedar Hill, TX
Scott & Phylis Stegner, Cedar Hill, TX
John Force private collection
Greg Norman private collection
Dean & Marianne Phelps, Dallas, TX
Dallas & Linda Archibald, Salt Lake city, UT
Sandra Barber, Cedar Hill, TX 
Deni & Terri O'Neal, Cedar Hill, TX
Johnny Wallace, Cedar Hill, TX
Steve & Seanne Smith, Cedar Hill, TX
Gary & Cathy Wade, Arlington, TX



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