FRED FOLSOM

GRANTS - awards: National Endowment for the Arts, 1985; Maryland State Arts Council, 2000, 1996, 1989, 1987, 1982, 1981; Franz and Virginia Bader Fund, 2005; Montgomery County, Maryland Community Service Award, 1981; Maryland Governors’ Citations, 2000, 1996, 1982.

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

CATALOGUES: Franz and Virginia Bader Fund, American University Museum, DC, 2014; Washington Art Matters, 1940 – 1990, AU Museum, DC, 2013; The Constant Artist, American University Museum, DC, 2012; 1st Maryland Biennial, UMUC-University of Maryland, 2011; Catalyst: 34 Years of WPA, AU Museum, DC, 2010; 2006, A Helping Hand, Five Talents Memorial Fund, DC, 2006; True Colors, Meridian International Center, DC traveled, 2000 - 2006; 57 Fine Arts DC 2000; Black Art, Rockville Art Place, MD, 1995; 1993, Washington Project for the Arts, DC; Art Exchange, Washington-Moscow, US-USSR, 1991; Self Portraits, Jane Haslem Gallery, DC, 1991; Lithograph Review, Tokyo-DC, 1991; Approaching the Figure, Georgetown University, DC, 1989; Brody Gallery, DC 1987; Tough Realism, Dimock gallery, George Washington University, DC, 1987; Maryland Drawing Exhibition, Maryland Art Place, MD, 1985; The Washington Show, Corcoran Gallery, DC, 1985; Maryland Biennial, Baltimore Museum, MD, 1985; Genre, Jane Haslem Gallery, DC, 1985; National Exhibition of Works on Paper, VA, 1983; Brandeis Show, Brandeis University, DC, 1983; Crimes of Compassion, Chrysler Museum, VA, 1981; Arlington Arts Center, VA, 1980; Maryland Biennial, Baltimore Museum, MD, 1974.

NEWSPAPERS: Washington Post; 9/29/12, 6/26/12, 11/18/10, 4/12/07, 2/19/04, 9/29/02, 9/20/02, 9/12/02, 3/29/01, 8/4/00, .com 9/23/99, 2/28/99, 1/7/99, 11/9/97, 8/9/97, 6/9/96, 6/1/96, 2/19/96, 4/14/95, 4/17/95, 1/21/95, 3/11/94, 8/13/93, 12/11/ 92, 12/4/92, 12/21/91, 10/12/91, 10/10/91, 4/18/91, 3/31/90, 3/23/90, 5/20/89, 9/24/88, 11/3/87, 10/23/87, 10/17/87, 5/2/86, 12/21/85, 6/19/85, 5/18/85, 5/11/85, 5/5/84, 3/8/84, 3/20/82, 12/20/80, 9/13/80, 4/8/79, 3/31/79. Washington Times; 9/21/02, 10/16/99, 8/31/97, 1/23/95, 8/4/94, 1/24/94, 9/29/88, 5/2/86, Insight cover; 1/13/86, 6/20/85, 3/1/84, 10/1/82. Evening Star; 9/14/80, 12/9/79. Baltimore City Paper; 7/19/02, 2/26/93. Gazette; 8/6/08, 8/30/06, 10/9/02. El Paiece: Madrid; 7/14/95. El Tiempo; 5/5/95. Pravda; 6/94. Baltimore Sun, 2/4/93, 12/7/85, 12/19/82. Richmond Times, 2/1/84.

MAGAZINES: Lid, #4, 2007; Washingtonian, Jan. 2000, Sept. 1981, 1978, 1974; Mag-NY, cover: Gallery Stendhal, July, 1997; KOAN: Readers vote FF “best artist” 1996; American Artist, Portraits, Sept. 1997, Nudes, April, 1990; People, May, 15,1995; IMAGE, Summer, 1992, cover, feature article; Baltimore, March, 1993; Art In America, July 1993, Feb, 1981, 1980; Art International, Dec. 1983; feature article, 1981; feature article, Cover Illustration, 1979. Washington Review, 2001, 1996.

BOOKS: Buried in the Mind’s Backyard, W.M. Rivera, 2011; Beauty Will Save the World, Gregory Wolfe, 2011; 100 DC ARTISTS, Lennox Campello, 2011; Rire pourquoi faire? Derlaing and Labaune, Flamarion 2010; Art and Soul, Signposts for Christians in the Arts, Brand and Chaplin, Piquant, 1999, 2nd edit, 2001.

TV, RADIO, VIDEO, DOCUMENTARYS: Meditation in the Arts, Slo-Opus Productions, Fred Folsom, 2016; GO-GO Girls Don’t Cry, Jeff Krulik, screened, WPA, 9/97, DC, AFI, 10/26/03; Phil Donahue Show; 1995; Don Juan Painting Interview, Russian (news) service, Julie Brosky, aired, April, 18, 1995; Around Town WETA –WDCA; 2/25/93, 12/3/92; Sculpture Dedication: Ch 9 News; VOA, aired 10/16/1991; Go-Go Bar Interview, Liz Roberts – NPR, aired, 1/5/89; Still Small Voice, Fr. Owen Jones, PBS, 1989; LAST CALL, CNN, aired, 11/14/87; WPA Go-Go Bar, Studio 9, Ch 9, WUSA, Gordon Peterson, 12/92; 3/7/93, LAST CALL Ch 9,WUSA, News, Gordon Peterson, aired – 2/7/92, 11/12/87; Ch 4 News, Arch Campbell, 8/11/75.

PUBLISHED in field: Artiste, Fred Folsom’s How not-to Art career Guide, Kindle, 2013; ARTSO, The Emerging Years, Lid Magazine, 2007; The Secret Meeting, Grapevine, 3/2003; The Man Who Made New York, NEW YORK, Financial History Magazine – Spring 2000.