Fred Scruton

Solo Exhibitions:

2011 –Comfort Zones, Allen Hall Gallery, Mansfield University; Mansfield, PA
2009 –OK Harris Gallery; New York, NY
–Amazing Sites, Fine Arts Building Gallery & Art Center Gallery,
Orange Coast College; Costa Mesa, CA
2008 –Found Artists, Frame Shop Gallery, Erie Art Museum; Erie, PA
2007 –OK Harris Gallery; New York, NY
2005 –Nina Freudenheim Gallery; Buffalo, NY
–Northern Exposures, University of North Alabama; Florence, AL
2004 –Messages From The Interior, BCB ART; Hudson, NY
–Messages From The Interior, Cyber Lounge, John Jay College; New York, NY
–Vernacular Pop, Southern Light Gallery, Amarillo College; Amarillo, TX
2003 –Sites, Signs, & Displays, O K Harris Gallery; New York, NY
2001 –SRO Photo Gallery, Texas Tech University; Lubbock, TX
–Urban Conversions: Reflections in Adaptive Religious Architecture, Kingsborough
Community College; Brooklyn, NY
2000 –Conversions: Inner City Religious Architecture, Southern Light Gallery,
Amarillo College; Amarillo, TX
–Camera Arts Gallery, Baylor University; Waco, TX
1999 –Galeria de Arte en Edificio Chardon, University of Puerto Rico; Mayaguez, PR
 
Group Exhibitions:

2012 –Portraits, Center for Fine Art Photography (Anna Walker-Skillman, Jackson Fine Fine Art,
Atlanta, juror); Fort Collins, CO
–Home, Center for Fine Art Photography (Krzysztof Candrowicz, Łódź Art Center, Łódź,
Poland, juror); Fort Collins, CO
–84th Annual Juried Exhibition, Art Association of Harrisburg (Robert Cozzolino, Philadelphia
Academy of the Fine Arts, juror); Harrisburg, PA (awarded second prize for photography)
–89th Annual Spring Show, Erie Art Museum (Emily Hubley, guest juror); Erie, PA
–2012 Annual Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition, Bruce Gallery;
Edinboro, PA
2011 –Photographic Image Biennial Exhibition, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina
University (Keith Carter, juror); Greenville, NC (one of five highest cash awards)
–Blue, Center for Fine Art Photography (Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb, jurors);
Fort Collins, CO
–McNeese Works on Paper, Abercrombie Gallery, NcNeese State University;
Lake Charles, LA
–Louisiana Purchase, National Biennial Juried Exhibition, Lousiana Tech University School
of Art Galleries (Barbara Bloemink, juror); Ruston LA
–83rd Annual Juried Exhibition, Art Association of Harrisburg (Kaitlin Booher, Corcoran
Museum, Washington, DC, juror); Harrisburg, PA
–Tin Man, Bill Brady, Jr, Ferraro Exhibition Space (seven exhibition prints of the sculptor
accompanying William Brady’s solo sculptue exhibition); Erie, PA
–88th Annual Spring Show, Erie Art Museum (Mark Newport, guest juror); Erie, PA
–2011 Annual Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition, Bruce Gallery;
Edinboro, PA
2010 –82st Annual Juried Exhibition, Art Association of Harrisburg (Erica F Battle, Philadelphia
Museum of Art, juror); Harrisburg, PA (awarded first prize for photography)
–87th Annual Spring Show, Erie Art Museum (Roger Shimomura, guest juror); Erie, PA
–Art Of The State: Pennsylvania 2010, The State Museum of Pennsylvania,
Co-sponsored by The Greater Harrisburg Arts Council; Harrisburg, PA
–Group Show of Gallery Artists, BCB ART; Hudson, NY
–2010 Annual Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition, Bruce Gallery;
Edinboro, PA
2009 –Desire, New Orleans Photo Alliance (Mayumi Lake, juror); New Orleans, LA
–Selections from the Permanent Collection, Baylor University; Waco, TX
–86th Annual Spring Show, Erie Art Museum (Wendell Castle, guest curator); Erie, PA
–81st Annual Juried Exhibition, Art Association of Harrisburg (Anna Gray, juror);
Harrisburg, PA (awarded first prize for photography)
–The Peaceable Kingdom, BCB ART; Hudson, NY
–By Invitation Only, fotofoto gallery; Huntington, NY
–Selections, BCB ART; Hudson, NY
–2009 Annual Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition, Bruce Gallery;
Edinboro, PA
2008 –85th Annual Spring Show, Erie Art Museum (Dave Hickey, art critic, guest curator);
Erie, PA
–Fairs, (two person exhibition with Suzanne Winerberger) Meadville Council on the Arts; Meadville, PA
–2008 Annual Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition, Bruce Gallery;
Edinboro, PA
2007 –PHOTOIMAGE ‘07, Philadelphia Center for the Photographic Image
(Katherine Ware, Curator of Photographs, the Philadelphia Museum of Art, guest curator)
–Vice, BCB ART; Hudson, NY
–84th Annual Spring Show, Erie Art Museum (Janet Koplos, senior editor, Art in America,
guest curator); Erie, PA
–Art Of The State: Pennsylvania 2007, The State Museum of Pennsylvania,
Co-sponsored by The Greater Harrisburg Arts Council; Harrisburg, PA
–2007 Annual Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition, Bruce Gallery;
Edinboro, PA
2006 –Dark-Light, Pittsburg State University Gallery (Joyce Tenneson, juror); Pittsburg, KS
–Role Playing, (including Sherman, Wegman, George Platt Lynes...) BCB ART; Hudson, NY
–06 Photomedia Center Open Exhibition, (Gary Cardot, juror); Erie, PA
–83rd Annual Spring Show, Erie Art Museum (Joyce Scott, guest curator); Erie, PA
–Between Fences, (juried by Jim Richardson, National Geographic photographer, in
conjunction with 2006 Smithsonian Exhibition “Between Fences”; Lucas, KS
–2006 Annual Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition, Bruce Gallery;
Edinboro, PA
2005 –One Foot After Another: Photography, Mark Woolley Gallery; Portland, OR
–Summer Exhibition of Gallery Artists, BCB ART; Hudson, NY
–77th Annual Juried Exhibition, Art Association of Harrisburg (Linda Crocker, Emeritus
Curator, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, juror); Harrisburg, PA
–Art Of The State: Pennsylvania 2005, The State Museum of Pennsylvania,
Co-sponsored by The Greater Harrisburg Arts Council; Harrisburg, PA
–4th Photography Image Biennial Exhibition, East Carolina University (Maggie
Taylor, juror); Greenville, NC
–Group Show of Gallery Artists, BCB ART; Hudson, NY
–Winter Exhibition, Eden Gallery; Milwaukee, WI
2004 –Exemplary Works, O K Harris Gallery; New York, NY
–81st Annual Spring Show, Erie Art Museum (Gregory G. Knight, Chief Curator, Chicago
Department of Cultural Affairs, guest curator); Erie, PA
–Dangerous Art, New Visions Gallery (Brad Ford, juror); Salt Lake City, UT
–Group Show of Gallery Artists, BCB ART; Hudson, NY
–October Evenings, Meadville Council on the Arts; Meadville, PA
–2004 Annual Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition, Bruce Gallery;
Edinboro, PA
2003 –Twenty-Five Years of Collecting, Martin Museum of Art, Hooper-Schaefer Fine
Arts Center, Baylor University; Waco, TX
–Photography and Digital Images, Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts (Edward Earle,
Curator of Digital Media, International Center of Photography, curator); Loveladies, NJ
–The Photography and Digital Image Biennial, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, East Carolina
University; Greenville, NC
–Photography 2003, The Tennessee Valley Art Center; Tuscumbia, AL
–2003 Annual Edinboro University of Pennsylvania Faculty Exhibition, Bruce Gallery;
Edinboro, PA

Reviews:

2009 –Goodrich, John & Naves, Mario. “Fred Scruton,” New York Press, May 13-19, City Arts
section, pg 7 (exhibition at O K Harris Gallery)
2005 Huntington, Richard. “Photographer keeps a slightly askew eye on America,”
The Buffalo News, September 24, pg C3 (exhibition at Nina Freudenheim Gallery)
2004 –Ingalls, Hunter. “Woman’s paintings mix of traditional, Pop Art,” Amarillo Sunday News-
Globe, May 9, pg 7D (review of four exhibitions including mine at Southern Light Gallery)
2003 –Naves, Mario. “A Dose of the Extrordinary In Rich, Textured Photographs,” The New
York Observer, October 6, pg 20 (exhibition at O K Harris Gallery)
–Huntington, Richard. “Solo in Soho,” The Buffalo News, September 19, GUSTO, pg 22
(exhibition at O K Harris Gallery)
2000 –Ingalls, Hunter. “Southern Light exhibition worth lingering over,” Amarillo Sunday
News-Globe, November 26, pg 17D (exhibition at Southern Light Gallery)

Books:

2011 Hirsch, Robert. Exploring Color Photography, Fifth Edition, New York: McGraw Hill, 2011.
[text and full page reproduction: pg. 325]
2008 Hirsch, Robert. Light and Lens, Photography in the Digital Age. New York: Focal Press, 2008.
[photograph and statement reproduced on pg. 298]
2007 Umberger, Leslie (editor). Sublime Spaces and Visionary Worlds:
Built Environments of Vernacular Artists, New York: Princeton Architectural Press, 2007
[full page reproduction: pg. 10]
2005 Hirsch, Robert. Exploring Color Photography, Fourth Edition, New York: McGraw Hill, 2005.
[text: pg. 66, full page reproduction: pg. 67]
2011 Merkle, Karen Rene. “Soul Captured in Metal,” The Erie Times-News May 19, [Showcase,
pg 20, photograph of William Brady]
2010 The Free Press, Columbus, OH, “Free Press 40th Anniversary,” Volume 40: 1
[pg 5, photograph of James Beoddy]
2008 The Photo Review, “International Photography Competition,” Volume 28: 4 [pg. 16]
2006 Pfaff, Jennifer. “Cemented in Time,” Wisconsin Builder, June issue, [pg 38]
[article on Wisconsin Concrete Park with reproduction]
2003 The Photo Review, “International Photography Competition,” Volume 26: 3 [pg. 35]

Awards, Grants & Honors:

2012 –Cash Prize award; second prize for photography, Art Association of Harrisburg,
81st Annual Juried Exhibition, Harrisburg, PA
2011 –Juror’s Mention, 88th Annual Spring Show, Erie Art Museum (Mark Newport, guest juror); Erie, PA
–exhibition title portrait of the artist: Robert Morgan: The Age of Discovery, Kentucky Folk Art
Center; Morehead, KY
–chosen as co-juror (with Kelly Armour, Erie Art Museum) for 37th Annual October Evenings
Juried Exhibit, Meadville Council on the Arts, Meadville, PA
2010 –Cash Prize award; one of five $1,000 awards, East Carolina University,
Photographic Image Biennial Exhibition, Greenville, NC
–Faculty Research Grant, Edinboro University [for video documentation of veteran artists]
2009 –Cash Prize award; first prize for photography, Art Association of Harrisburg,
81st Annual Juried Exhibition, Harrisburg, PA
2006 –Cash prize award; Grassroots Art Center, Between Fences exhibition, Lucas, KS
2004 –Cash prize award; Meadville Council on the Arts, October Evenings exhibition,
Meadville, PA
2003 –Award of Merit, cash prize award; The Tennessee Valley Art Center, Photography 2003
exhibition, Tuscumbia, AL
–Pratt Institute Faculty Development Award
1980 –Ford Foundation Fellowshi

Institutional and Corporate Collections:

Amarillo College; Texas
Baylor University; Waco, TX
Bloomingdales; New York City
Brooklyn Public Library; NY
Buffalo and Erie County Historical Society; NY
Burchfield-Penney Art Center; Buffalo, NY
The Center for the Study of Southern Culture; The University of Mississippi
Erie Art Museum; Erie. PA
Friends of Fred Smith; Phillips, WI
The Heidelberg Project Archive; Detroit, MI
Historic New Orleans Collection; LA
Kentucky Folk Art Center; Morehead, KY
Museum of the City of New York
Radford University Art Museum; Radford, VA
SPACES (Saving and Preserving Arts and Cultural Environments); Aptos, CA
University of Cincinnati; Urban Studies Collection; OH
University of Puerto Rico; Mayaguez


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