Ferdinand Rosa



1997, Georgia Southern Univ., MFA, Statesboro, Georgia.
1975, Sacred Heart Univ., BA, Fairfield, Connecticut.

Selected Solo Exhibitions:
2008, Fay Gold Gallery, “Tribal Passages”, Atlanta, Georgia.
2008, Quinlan Art Center, "From Maine to Mexico" Gainesville, Georgia
2006, Naomi Silva Gallery. “San Miguel Series”. Atlanta, Georgia.
2005, Naomi Silva, “New Work”, Atlanta, Georgia.
2005, Convention Center, Winter Pops, Gainesville, Georgia.
2005, Quinlan Art Center, “Celebracion”, Gainesville, Georgia.
2004, Lowe Galleries, “New Work”, Atlanta, Georgia.
2003, Lowe Galleries, “New Work”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1999, Gwinnett Fine Art Center, “Prima Materia”, Duluth, Georgia.
1998, Raymond Lawrence Gallery, “New Work”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1997, Quinlan Art Center, “Thesis Show”, Gainesville, Georgia.
1996, Dorothy McCrae Gallery, “New Work”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1995, Atlanta Art Expo, “New Work”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1993, Fay Gold Gallery, “New Artists”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1992, Art Miami Expo, “New Work”, Miami, Florida.
1991, Dejavu Gallery, “New Work”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1990, Cavalier Gallery, “New Work”, Stamford, Connecticut.
1990, Anne Howard Gallery, “Abstractions”, Washington, Connecticut.
1990, Brenau Univ. Gallery, “Man-Made”, Gainesville, Georgia.
1990, Young Harris College Gallery,”Man-Made”, Young Harris, Georgia.
1988, Myriad Fine Art Gallery, “New Work”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1982, Santa Fe College Gallery, “New Work”, Gainesville, Florida.
1981, Central Florida College Gallery, “New Work”, Ocala, Florida.

Selected Group Exhibitions:
2002, Allene Lapides Gallery, “New Talent”, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
2002, Lowe Galleries, Atlanta, Georgia/Santa Monica, California.
2001, Patricia Carlisle Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico.
2001, Lowe Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia.
2000, Gallery Dorita, Atlanta, Georgia.
2000, Philharmonic Center for the Arts, Naples, Florida.
1999, Raymond Lawrence Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia.
1998, Simmons Gallery, Brenau Univ., Gainesville, Georgia.
1997, Trinity Gallery, “The Show”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1997, Hunter Museum, Chattanooga, Tennessee.

Group Exhibitions Cont’d

1996, Spruill Art Center, “New Americans”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1996, Quinlan Art Center, “Water”, Gainesville, Georgia.
1996, Simmons Gallery, Brenau Univ., “Condition/Response”, Gainesville, Georgia.
1994, Chattahoochee Valley Museum, LeGrange, Georgia.
1993, Fay Gold Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia.
1992, Lemia Art, “Pintores Internacionales”, Barcelona, Spain.
1992, Eve Mannes Gallery, “New Abstractions”, Atlanta, Georgia.
1990, Albany Museum of Art, “Artists in Georgia”, Albany, Georgia.
1985, Fay gold Gallery, Atlanta, Georgia.

Museum and Public Collections:
2004, Ferdinand Rosa Foundation, Gainesville, Georgia.
2000, Quinlan Center for the Arts, Gainesville, Georgia.
1999, Arts Council, Gainesville, Georgia.
1998, Wake Forest Univ., Wake Forest, North Carolina.
1997, Brenau Univ., Gainesville, Georgia.
1996, Coca-Cola Inc., Atlanta, Georgia.
1995, John Portman Group, Atlanta, Georgia.
1993, Halstead Industries, Atlanta, Georgia.
1992, Nantucket Industries, NYC, New York.
1990, Copa Cabana Hotel, NYC, New York.

Articles and Reviews:
2005, “Celebracion”, Gainesville Life, Vol.2 No.3, pg.#45.
2005, “Abstract Art: Emotional and Spiritual Experience”, Gainesville Times, pg1.
1999, “Modern Spirit”, Feature, Gwinnett Loaf, pg16
1997, “Down to Earth”, Main Event, Gainesville Times, pg 9D.
1995, “Artist Makes Memorial…..”, The News, pg1.
1994, “Strokes of Genius”, Peachtree Magazine, pg60.
1993, “Artists Outside the edge”, Atlanta Magazine, pg34.
1993, “Art Festival…..”, Gwinnett Extra, Atlanta Journal, pgJ1.
1993, “Portrait of an Artist…”, Gwinnett Extra, Atlanta Journal, pg1.
1992, “Pintores Internacianales en Olimpiadas”, Catolog, Lemia Art, pg2.
1991, “Art Explodes….”, Gainesville Times, pgs6-7D.
1990, “Man Made”, Gainesville Times, pg1.
1989, “Bold Styrofoam Sculpture…”, Gazette, pg1B.
1989, “Sculpture at Brenau…”, Gainesville Times, pg1B.
1989, “The Art of Investment”, Private Clubs Magazine, pg50.


Artist’s Books:
1988, “Ferdinand Rosa Monograph”, Bowden Publishing.

Artist’s Video:
1991, “Ferdinand Rosa”, Bottom Line Productions.

Artist Grants:

1997, Georgia Council for the Arts
2002, Pouch Cove Foundation, St. Johns, Newfoundland
2006, Robert MacNamara Foundation, Westport, Maine
2007, Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, Taos, New Mexico
2008, Can Serrat Foundation, Barcelona, Spain