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artist , educator

Douglas Erskine Hall, American artist, educator. Individual Artists' fellow, National Endowment for the Arts, 1979-1980, 1985-1986, 1995-1996, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial fellow, 1991-1992. Fellow: American Academy Rome (The Gilmore D. Clarke & Michael Rapuano Rome prize in visual arts 1995-1996).

Background

Hall, Douglas Erskine was born on April 25, 1944 in San Francisco, California, United States. Son of Chaffee Earl Hall and Carolyn Erskine Andrews.

Education

Bachelor, Harvard University, 1966. Postgraduate, Skowhegan School Painting and Sculpture, Maine, 1967. Master of Fine Arts, Rinehart School Sculptire, Maryland Institute Art, 1969.

Career

Professor San Francisco Art Institute, since 1981. Trustee San Francisco Art Institute, 1982—1985, 1997—1999. Visiting artist Chicago Art Institute, 1987, 94, University Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1990.

Board directors Bay Area Video Coalition.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Book, Doug Hall, Photographs, 2001, Beyond Boundaries: Contemporary Photography in California, The American Century: Art and Culture 1950-2000, one-man shows include Galerie Edition Kunsthandel, Essen, Germany, 2001, Bellvue (Washington) Museum, 2001, Kunst-werke, Berlin, 1994, exhibited in group shows at The Aldrich Museum Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, Connecticut, 2002, XXV Bienal de Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2002, Mary Boone Gallery, New York, 2001, Represented in permanent collections Berlinische Galerie, Martin Gropius Bau, Berlin, Museum Modern Art, New York, Center George Pompidou, Paris, Kunsthaus, Zurich, San Francisco Museum Modern Art, Whitney Museum American Art, New York, Museum Contemporary Art, Chicago.

Membership

Fellow: American Academy Rome (The Gilmore D. Clarke & Michael Rapuano Rome prize in visual arts 1995-1996).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Classical cellist.

Connections

Married Diane Andrews Hall. 1 child Gannon C.

father:
Chaffee Earl Hall

mother:
Carolyn Erskine Andrews

spouse:
Diane Andrews Hall

child:
Gannon C. Hall