Gail Spaien, Professor
Gail Spaien has been granted numerous awards and fellowships including the New Hampshire Charitable Foundation Artists Advancement Grant, the Maine Arts Commission Good Idea Grant and Artist Visibility Grant, the Djerassi Foundation Resident Artists Program in Woodside, CA, Millay Colony for the Arts in Austerlitz, NY and, the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture. Gail's group exhibitions include the DeCordova Museum of Contemporary Art, in Lincoln, MA, Center for Maine Contemporary Art in Rockport, ME, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, in California, Crocker Art Museum, in Sacramento ,CA, the Portland Museum of Art, and the Institute of Contemporary Art in Portland, Maine. Her one and two person exhibitions include Colby College Museum of Art in Waterville, Maine, Aucosico Gallery in Portland, George Marshall Store Gallery of the Old York Historical Society in York, ME, and Miller Block Gallery in Boston, MA. Her work is in private and public collections including Fidelity Investments, Intuit Corporation and the University of Southern Maine.
She is represented by Aucocisco Gallery in Portland, Maine, Miller Block Gallery in Boston, MA and the William Scott Gallery in Provincetown, MA. Spaien is currently an Associate Professor, and Chair of the Painting Program at the Maine College of Art. She resides with her husband and daughter in Kittery Point, Maine
BFA, University of Southern Maine
MFA, San Francisco Art Institute
Painting Faculty - Gail Spaien
THE WORLD OVER: MECA Faculty Exhibition: Gail Spaien