Photo by Hannah Higgins

Photo by Hannah Higgins

Upcoming Exhbition(s):

The Human Condition, November 1st – November 30th, AnArte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas.

Madelyn Sneed-Grays is a representational painter born in Dallas, TX. She received her B.F.A at the University of North Texas and is currently working on multiple series that relate to the diversity of cuisine and the cultural climate in America. Madelyn has shown in galleries around Texas and has won the Best of Show Marilyn Smith Memorial Award at the Visual Arts Society of Texas 8th Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition in 2014, was a finalist in the 2016 Hunting Art Prize and was selected as one of the finalists for the 2016 and 2017 New Texas Talent Exhibition at Craighead Green Gallery. She now lives in Denton, TX and is being mentored by Rex Hausmann.

EDUCATION

BFA: Studio Art (2014)

University of North Texas (Denton, TX)

Cum Laude recipient

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018            The Human Condition, a PoetsArtists exhibition curated by Steven DaLuz, November 1st – November 30th, AnArte Gallery, San Antonio, Texas.

2017            2017 New Texas Talent Exhibition, Curated by Katherine Wagner, August 5th – September 2nd, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, Texas.

2017            Chaos, July 8th – August 19th, R02 Gallery, Dallas, Texas.

2017            Pleased To Meet You, Curated by Caroline Belanger and Hilary Donnelly, May 20th – June 20th, Open Space Gallery, Dallas, Texas.

2016            2016 New Texas Talent Exhibition, Curated by Frank Hettig, August 6th – August 31st, Craighead Green Gallery, Dallas, Texas.

2016            Third Annual Regional Juried Exhibition, Curated by Eric M. Lee, June 24th – August 6th, Artspace111 Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas.

2016            Hunting Art Prize Gala, April 30th, Friedkin Corporate Campus, Houston, Texas.

2016            Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) 10th Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition, Curated by Dr. John Marcucci, January 15th – February 21st, Gough Gallery, Denton, Texas.

2015            The Mill: 2015, September 19th – December 1st, Hausmann Millworks, San Antonio, Texas.

2015            The Old Man and The Sea, April 15th – June 15th, Hausmann Millworks, San Antonio, Texas.

2015            On and Off Fredericksburg Road Studio Tour, February 21st – 22nd, Hausmann Millworks, San Antonio, Texas.

2014            Senior Drawing and Painting Show, May 6th – May 9th , Cora Stafford Gallery (UNT), Denton, Texas.

2014            Mise-En-Scéne, March 31st – April 4th, Cora Stafford Gallery (UNT), Denton, Texas.

2014            Junior Invitational, January 21st – January 24th, Cora Stafford Gallery (UNT), Denton, Texas.

2014            Visual Arts Society of Texas (VAST) 8th Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition, Curated by Jackie MacLelland, January 17th – February 21st, Gough Gallery, Denton, Texas.

2013            53rd Annual Voertman Student Art Competition Exhibit, Curated by Lisa Hatchadoorian, April 9th- April 27th, UNT Art Gallery, Denton, Texas.

2012            Figure Drawings From Florence, Italy, September 3rd– September 7th, North Gallery (UNT), Denton, Texas.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2018            France (cont.), July 1st – July 31st, Lillian Bradshaw Gallery, Dallas, Texas.

2015            France, March 21st – May 10th, SLANT Gallery, Dallas, Texas.

CATALOGS

Menendez, Didi. “The Human Condition.” Issue #99, PoetsArtists (2018): 8-9.

Bishop, Ty. “Volume 7.” Friend of the Artist (2018): 116, 118.

“Fine Art Connoisseur.” November/December Issue (2018): 86.

AWARDS

2017            Selected for the 2017 New Texas Talent Exhibition at Craighead Green Gallery.

2016            Selected for the 2016 New Texas Talent Exhibition at Craighead Green Gallery.

2016            Selected for the Third Annual Regional Juried Exhibition at Artspace 111 Gallery.

2016            Artist Portfolio Magazine’s 5 Year Anniversary Art Exhibit: Honorable Mention.

2016            Hunting Art Prize Finalist.

2016            10th Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition: Merchandise Award – Weber Group Award (FM Brushes).

2014            8th Annual 125-Mile Visual Arts Exhibition: Best of Show – Marilyn Smith Memorial Award.