G A R T H F R Y
Garth Fry (1979 b) is an artist based in Oakland, California whose recent work focuses on the theoretical constructs surrounding sculpture. He graduated in 2016 with a Masters in Fine Art from California College of the Arts in San Francisco, California. In 2002, he earned his Bachelors of Fine Art in Graphic Design with a concentration in Printmaking from Longwood University in Farmville Virginia.
Garth has worked as a corporate graphic designer for ten years. He has engaged with the art community by working as a galleriest, preparator and through volunteering within a variety of cultural arts organizations in Washington, DC, Virginia, and the San Francisco Bay Area. He currently works as a preparator for the Berkeley Art Museum, the Wattis Institute for Contemporary Art, and is an elementary school art instructor at Happy Valley Art School.
Garth has contributed to the development of Artist & Scientist online journal. He is co-founder and active member of the ONE + ONE + TWO art collective. He has exhibited his work both nationally and internationally. In 2016 he participated in the Yellow House Residency in Wisconsin. Garth is also a proud recipient of California College of the Arts 2016 Dennis Leon and Christin Nelson Scholarship.