Pamela J. Wallace is a mixed media artist who makes sculpture, installations and drawings. She has been the recipient of several individual artist grants, and has been a visiting artist at many colleges and universities, including Mt. Holyoke College in Massachusetts; The University of Pennsylvania at Edinboro; and Cazenovia College in New York. Her work is held in private and university art collections both nationally and internationally. Pamela received her undergraduate degree with a focus in Sculpture from Bard College and her Master of Fine Arts degree from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale. She works part time for the Bard Prison Initiative teaching college drawing to maximum security prisoners, and full time as a studio artist. In the Hudson Valley, she is represented by the John Davis Gallery in Hudson, NY.


1998   MFA Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL

1987   BA Bard College, Annandale-on-Hudson, NY


Solo Exhibitions

2015   In secluded corners, sculpture, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

2013   Industrial weeds; sculpture and drawing, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

2011   Suspended so far, yet somewhere else; Freight Elevator Installation / Sculpture, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

2007  Pamela J Wallace: Solo Exhibition of Sculpture, Foundation Gallery, Hudson, NY

2004  Objects in space; substance, matter, bits and pieces, sculpture and installation Art Society of Kingston, NY

           Sculpture by Pamela J. Wallace, Chapman Cultural Center, Cazenovia, NY

2000   Pamela Wallace: Sculpture, Muroff Kotler Visual Arts Gallery, Ulster Community College, Stone Ridge, NY

1997    Sculpture and installation, Vergette Gallery, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL


Select Exhibitions

2015    Mixed media work, Graficas Gallery, Nantucket, MA

            Ahead of the Curve, Dowstudio Gallery, Deer Isle, ME

           Visual Aids; Postcards from the edge. New York, NY. In this show for past 8 years. 

2012    No sound, clustered notes unravel, Installation, University Art Museum, Albany, NY                      

            Hidden in Plain View, Installation and sculpture, Paper City Studios, 4th Floor Installation Space, Holyoke, MA

2011    Active Excavations, Three-person show, Sculpture, Kingston Museum of Contemporary Art, Kingston, NY

           Collaborative Sculpture, Pamela J. Wallace & Stephen L. Reynolds, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

2010    Project Room, Sculpture, John Davis Gallery, Hudson, NY

            Natural Histories, The MARK show, Kingston Museum of Contemporary Art, Kingston, NY

            Group show, Sculpture, Gallery Red Eft, Wurtsboro, NY

2009    The New Steel II, National Ornamental Metals Museum, Memphis TN

             Current WITHIN/WITHOUT, Garrison Art Center, Garrison, NY

              Kingston Biennial Sculpture Exhibition, Kingston, NY

2008     Local Color, Artspace, Sculpture, Germantown, NY

2007    Allusive Objects, Installation, curated by Beth Wilson, Art Society of Kingston, Kingston, NY

             The New Steel, Sculpture, National Ornamental Metals Museum, Memphis TN

2006    2nd Nature, Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, New Paltz, NY

2005    Work and Drawings, Biggin Gallery, Auburn University, Auburn, AL

             This is not an Archive, Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College, Annandale, NY

2004    Iron, A New Vocabulary, Sculpture, traveling exhibition,

            Winthrop Gallery at Winthrop University, Rock Hill, SC; The DeLand Museum of Art, Deland FL

            100 x 100, Sculpture, Collaborative Concepts, Beacon, NY

             Juried Art Show, Sculpture, Hudson Opera House, Hudson, NY

2003    Kingston Biennial Sculpture Exhibition, Outdoor site specific installation, Curated by Judy Pfaff, Kingston, NY

2002    Snapshot: An Exhibition of 1000 Artists, Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield,CT

1997-01 Exhibits USA: Earth, Fire, Water, Three year traveling invitational, Mid-America Arts Alliance, Kansas City, MO

2001    Red, A Group Show, Donskoj & Company, Kingston, NY

            Acceleration and Decay, Three Artists, Bruce Gallery, University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, PA

2000    The Trinity, Galapagos Art Space, Brooklyn, NY

             Good and Evil, Up Front Art, Kingston, NY

1999    Sculpture and Drawing, Suspension of Disbelief, Kendall Gallery, Hudson, NY

1998    30 Art Nightmares since 1960, Surplus Space Gallery, Carbondale, IL

            SIUC Purchase Awards, Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL

1997    Metal, Sculpture, Gallery WDO, Charlotte, NC

1996    The Swanky Art Show, Sculpture Douglass Art Place, Murphysboro, IL

1995    First Annual Mini-Print Traveling Exhibition

            Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL; University of The West of  England at Bristol, Great Britain

            Painting, Sculpture and Photography, Tivoli Artists Co-op, Tivoli, NY

            Four New York Sculptors, Warren Street Gallery, Hudson, NY

Awards/ Grants

2012     Ora Schneider Artist Residency and Grant, Women’s Studio Workshop, Rosendale, NY

2011      Strategic Opportunity Stipend Grant, New York Foundation for the Arts, NY
2011      Individual Artist Grant, Twin Counties Cultural Fund, and Columbia County Council on the Arts, Catskill, NY