Artist Biography
After an extensive career in fine arts and commercial photography, including 13 years as an adjunct instructor of photography at Phoenix Community College, Hal relocated to the north coast of California. His recent work responds to a new environment and includes paintings and drawings in addition to photography.

Exhibition & Publication History
2012Art in the Redwoods, Gualala, CA
Judges Award
2012The May Show, Burnett Gallery, Gualala, CA
Juried Show – 2nd Place
2009Art in the Redwoods, Gualala, CA
"Best Local Work" Award
1st Place Oil and Acrylic
2008Art in the Redwoods, Gualala, CA
Judges Award
2007"Married to the Muse" exhibition, Gualala, CA
Oct. 2004Sea Ranch Lodge, The Sea Ranch, CA
Solo Exhibition
Apr. 2004The Dolphin Gallery, Gualala, CA
2001-2003Art in the Redwoods, Gualala, CA
1st Place B&W photography
2002-2003City Arts Gallery, Point Arena, CA
Beaux Arts Exhibits
1998Phoenix Sky Harbor Airport, Phoenix, AZ
"Baseball" group exhibition
1991-1996HMF Gallery Scottsdale, AZ, Annual Exhibitions (solo)
1992Glendale Community College, Glendale, AZ
Solo Exhibition
1991Phoenix Community College Art Gallery, Phoenix, AZ
Solo Exhibition
1989The Snell and Wilmer Collection at The Center for Contemporary Photography, Tucson, AZ, Published Catalog
1988Phoenix Community College, Faculty Exhibition, Phoenix, AZ
1987Phoenix Public Library, Phoenix, AZ
Solo Exhibition
1987Austin Gallery, Scottsdale, AZ
Solo Exhibition
1986Phoenix Art Museum, curated by Bruce Kurtz, Phoenix, AZ
Solo Exhibition (30 prints)
198611 East Ashland, Phoenix, AZ
1985Scottsdale Center of the Arts, "Scottsdale Then and Now"
Solo Exhibition (15 prints)
1985University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, "Naked", National Juried Competition
1985Yuma Fine Arts Association, 19th Annual Juried Competition, traveled throughout AZ
1985Downtown Phoenix Arts Festival, Hotel San Carlos, Phoenix, AZ
1985Northlight Gallery, Arizona State University, "Arizona Photographs, A Survey", Tempe, AZ
1985Exotic Invitational, Alwun House, Phoenix, AZ
1983Scottsdale Community College, 23 prints
1981Pentax Photography published by Asahi Optical Europe N.S.
1981"New American Nudes", Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Creative Photography Gallery, Juried National Competition
1981New American Nudes, published by Morgan and Morgan
Photograph selected for nationally distributed poster
1981Camera 35, October issue
1981American Photographer, March issue
1981Phoenix Baptist Hospital, juried competition exhibited at Valley Bank Center and published in 1981 calendar
1980American Vision, National Artists Alliance, New York University, NYC, cash award
1980American Vision, Montclair State College, Upper Montclair, NJ
1980Photograph Southwest Gallery, "Portraits", Scottsdale, AZ
1980"Three Photographers", Modesto Community College Art Gallery, Modesto, CA
1980Invitational Exhibition of Photography, Phoenix Celebration of the Arts, Director and Exhibitor
1980"Heartsong 80", Alwun House Annual Art Celebration, Phoenix, AZ
1979Roster of Artists for Art in Public Places, Arizona Commission on the Arts and Humanities, juried
1978Arena 78 Art Open, Binghampton, NY, juried
1978Joseph Niepce Memorial Portraiture Competition, California Institute of the Arts, juried
1978I-40 Art Expo Competition, Winslow, AZ, Honorable Mention
1978Coos Art Museum Invitational, 10 prints, Coos Bay, OR
19784th Annual Oregon Juried Photograph Exhibition, Coos Art Museum, juried
1978Scottsdale Arts Festival 9 Exhibition, Scottsdale Center for the Arts, juried
1978Arizona's Outlook '78: The 28th Annual Tucson Festival Exhibition, Tucson Museum of Art, juried
1978Fly-By-Night Gallery Strikes Again, Tempe, AZ, Director and Exhibitor
1978Four Corners Juried Exhibition of Photography, Arizona State University
1978Scottsdale Center for the Arts, 7 prints in exhibition
1977Inner Space Gallery, Arizona State University, "In Fairness", a photo related installation
1977Fly-By-Night Gallery, Two-Lips Cafe, Phoenix, AZ, Director and Exhibitor
1977Arizona State University Portfolio #1, juried, international distribution
1977Photo Eight, Arizona State University, juried
1976Light II - National Competition, Humboldt State University and the College of the Redwoods
Traveling exhibition and catalogue, juried
1976Phoenix Art Museum Photo Biennial, juried
1976KDKB Photo Contest, exhibited at Scottsdale Center for the Arts, juried
1976Northlight Competition, Arizona State University, juried (also 1978)
1974-1985Western Eye, Phoenix College, purchase and honorable mention awards, juried
1974, '75, '77, '78, '79, '80, '81, '82, '83, '85

The Center for Creative Photography, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Scottsdale Center for the Arts, Scottsdale, AZ
Phoenix College, Phoenix, AZ
Northlight Gallery, Arizona State University
Numerous corporate and private collections

1973Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
Bachelor of Arts Degree in English
1971Phoenix College, Phoenix, AZ
Associates of Arts Degree
1973-1988Post-degree studies include 40 art credit hours at Phoenix College and Arizona State University, as well as workshops with Lee Friedlander, Frederick Sommer and others

Professional, Commercial and Teaching Experience
1979-2000Owned and operated commercial photography business specializing in personal and commercial portraiture, corporate event documentation, publicity, production stills, and legal photography
1985-1998Adjunct instructor at Phoenix Community College teaching photographic portraiture
1991-1996Owned and operated HMF Contemporary Art Gallery in Scottsdale, AZ; exhibitions of photography, painting, sculpture, ceramics, and mixed media

All images and text Copyright © 2003-2014 Hal Martin Fogel.