Sally Gall

Born 1956, Washington, D.C.


1978 BFA, Photography, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

Solo Exhibitions

2019 Heavenly Creatures, Julie Saul Gallery, NY

2017 Aerial, Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

Aerial, Julie Saul Gallery, NY

Unbound, Julie Saul Gallery, NY

Sally Gall: Selections From 25 Years of Photography, KMR Arts, Washington Depot, CT

KMR Arts, Washington Depot, CT

Crawl, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY

Blossoms, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY

A Survey: 1980-2005, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY

Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, West Virginia

Subterranea, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY
Subterranea, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA
Subterranea, Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Subterranea, Marsha Ralls Gallery, Washington, DC
Subterranea, Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL
Subterranea, Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA

Into Darkness, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY
Stephen Cohen Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Gail Gibson Gallery, Seattle, WA

Hope Pingree Gallery, Easthampton, NY
Vicki Bassetti Fine Art, New Orleans, LA
Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Marsha Ralls Gallery, Washington, DC

Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY

Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, California
Town Hall, Montalcino, Italy

Water's Edge, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY
Univesity of Califorina at Long Beach, CA
G.Ray Hawkins Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Southeast Museum of Photography, Daytona Beach, FL

Museum of Photography, Charleroi, Belguim

Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH

Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY
Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago, IL

Univesity of Califorina at Long Beach, CA
G. Ray Hawkins Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Lieberman & Saul, New York, NY

Lieberman & Saul, New York, NY

Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, PA

Lieberman & Saul, New York, NY

Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

Texas Gallery, Houston, TX

Cronin Gallery, Houston, TX

Group Exhibitions

Something About a Tree, FLAG Art Foundation, New York, NY
Luces Y Sombras:Fourteen Travelers in Mexico, Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA

America in View: Landscape Photography 1865 to Now, RISD Museum of Art, Providence, RI
Heritage Trees, Brattleboro Museum & Art Center, Brattleboro, Vermont
The Disappearing Landscape: Selections from the Hofstra University Museum Collections, Hofstra Univeristy, New York.

Hive Culture: Captivated by the Honeybee, Wave Hill Glyndor Gallery, the Bronx, NY
New Yorker Fiction/ Real Photography, Steven Kasher Gallery, New York, NY
25 Years/25 Artists, Julie Saul Gallery, New York, NY
Homage, Asheville Art Museum.

The Other as Animal, Danese Gallery, New York, NY

The Nature of Landscape / The Nature of Photography, Sidney Mishkin Gallery, Baruch College, New York, NY
L'Art del Mar, Fundacia Forum, Tarragon, Spain
Looking Forward: New Works and New Directions for the Permanent Collection, Asheville Art Museum

Contemporary Photography and the Garden-Deceits and Fantasies, Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, NY
**Brasil*: des Focus*, Centro Cultural Banco do Brasil, Rio, de Janiero
Paper Trails: A Century of Women's Prints, Drawings and Photographs, Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithica, New York

Paper Trails: A Century of Women's Prints, Drawings, and Photographs, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Picturing Eden, George Eastman House, (traveling exhibition)
Garden as Paradise in Contemporary Art, Arsenal Gallery, Central Park, New York, NY
Contemporary Photography and the Garden, Middlebury College Art Museum, VT
The Parrish Art Museum, Southamptom, NY
Columbia Museum of Art, SC
Sally Gall: Selected Landscapes, Hofstra University Museum, Hempstead, New York

Tacoma Art Museum, WA

By The Sea, Yossi Milo Gallery, New York, NY

Expanding Horizons: Landscape Photographs from the Whitney Museum of American Art, Whitney Museum of American Art at Philip Morris, New York, NY
Nudes, Etherton Gallery, Tucson, AZ

Humidity, Jackson Fine Art, Atlanta, GA

Formication, Laurence Miller Gallery, New York, NY

Eye of the Beholder: Photographs from the Avon Collection, International Center for Photography, New York, NY
Figure and Landscape Revisited: Nine Contemporary Photographers, Montgomery Glasoe Fine Art, Minneapolis, MN

Water, Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, MA
Blind Spot, Dallas Artists Research and Exhibition, Dallas, TX
The Landscape, New York University, New York, NY

Great Women in Photography, Jones Troyer Fitzpatrick Gallery, Washington, DC
Picturing Paradise: Art and the Rainforest, Fernbank Museum of Natural History, Atlanta, GA, Curated by Walter Hopps

Focus on Photography: 1980-1990, Maier Museum of Art, Lynchburg, VA

Reveries and Wanderings, Metropolitan Life Insurance Co. Gallery, New York, NY Curated by Linda Marchisotto
Aqua Puro: Images of Water in Contemporary Art, Home Box Office Gallery, New York, NY
Light in the Darkness, Lintas, New York, NY

The New Expeditionary Photographers, University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK
G. Ray Hawkins Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Around The World in 80 Days, Robert Koch Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Swimmers, Burden Gallery, Aperature, NY (travelling exhibition)
The Texas Landscape, The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Contemporary Photographers: The Presence of the Sublime, San Antonio Museum of Art, San Antonio, TX
Women of the American West, The Bruce Museum, Greenwich, CT

Printed by Women: A National Exhibition of Photos and Prints, Philadelphia, PA
Film and Photo, Santa Fe Center for Photography, NM

The New Photography, Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, TX
Texas Photo Sampler, Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC
SECA Invitational, San Francisco Museum, CA

Publications & Reviews

Helena Calmfors, "Sally Gall Aerial at Julie Saul Gallery" Musee Magazine, 2016
Avery Stone,"Sally Gall's New 'Aerial' Series", Departure, 2016
Peter Malone, "Sally Gall Photographs New Worlds in Billows of Cloth", Hamptons Art Hub, 2016
The Editors of ARTnews, "Sally Gall at Julie Saul Gallery, New York", Art News, 2016
Loring Knoblauch, "Sally Gall, Aerial", Collector Daily, 2016
May-Ying Lam," These incredible abstract photos feature something found in every house", The Washington Post, 2016
Vince Aletti, "The Sly Eroticism of Laundry on the Line", The New Yorker, 2016
Blanche, Andrea, “Sally Gall, Unbound,” Musée Magazine, 2013
The New Yorker, "Goings on About Town, Sally Gall: Unbound", 2013
Lopate, Phillip, "Sally Gall: Crawl", Aperture, no. 196, Fall 2009
The New Yorker, June 23, 2008
Chelsea Now, "Blossoms", Volume One, Issue 29, April 6-12, 2007
The New Yorker, April 9, 2007
Princethal, Nancy, Art in America, December 2005
Sheets, Hilarie M., Artnews, November 2005
"Picturing Eden", edited by Deborah Klockho, and published by George Eastman House and Steidl
Padon, Thomas, "Deceits & Fantasies: Comtemporary Photography and the Garden", New York: Harry N. Abrams, Inc, 2004
Johnson, Patricia C., "Complex views of the world help draw unique parallels," Houston Chronicle, April 12, 2004
Yenelouis, Berbard, "Sally Gall, Subterranea," BOMB Summer 2003
"Nether-Netherland", New York Magazine, February 17, 2003
"Sally Gall: Subterranea", The Art Newspaper, February 2003
Gall, Sally, Subterranea, Umbrage Editions, 2003
"Sally Gall," Hasselblad Forum, No3 2002, Issue 38
Robinson, Joan Seeman, "Entering the Underworld," SPOT Fall2000 /Winter 2001
Goldberg, Vicki, "How Worshipers, Too, Can Denature Nature," The New York Times, September 8, 2000
Budick, Ariella, "Shifting Landscapes," Newsday, August 20, 2000
Subterranean Style, New York Magazine, May 1, 2000
Reader's Digest, August 2000
The New Yorker, May 8, 2000
The New York Times, July 25, 1999
Aletti, Vince, Village Voice, April 28, 1998
New York Magazine, April 20, 1998
The New Yorker, May 11, 1998
Jones, Peter, "We've Got Gall," Sky, Delta Airlines, March 1996
Gall, Sally, The Water's Edge, Chronicle Books, 1995
"Sally Gall & April Gornik Dialogue", Bomb, Summer 1993
Spring, Justin, Artforum, March 1993
Hagen, Charles, The New York Times, 1993
Stretch, Bonnie Barrett, Art News, Reviews, March 1993
Jones, Peter, "High Times and Misdemeanors", Aperture, Fall 1991
Jones, Peter," Hot Photographers", Connoisseur, Novemeber, 1990
Hagen, Charles, Artforum, November 1987
Tucker, Anne, "Lone Star Statement", American Photographer, May 1987
Borhan, Pierre, "Danger D'Amour", Cliches, Oct. 1986
Messer, William, "Houston Photo Fest", European Photography, July 1986

Grants, Residencies & Awards

1999 Rockefeller Foundation Residency, Bellagio Study and Conference Center, Bellagio, Italy
1997 Moonhole Residency, Englehard Foundation and Institute for Contemporary Arts, Boston, MA
1989-1988 MacDowell Fellowship, MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, NH
1986 Cultural Arts Council, Grants to Artists, Houston, TX
1983 Individual Artist's Fellowships, National Endowment for the Arts
1982 Clare Hoyt Degoyler Memorial Fund, Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, TX


The Addison Gallery, Andover, MA
AGFA Corporation
Axium Enterprises, Los Angeles, CA
Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France
The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, OH
Davis Polk & Wardwell, New York, NY
Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, New York, NY
Dow Jones, New York, NY
George Eastman House, Rochester, NY
GTE Realty Corporation
The Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Dartmouth, NH
Montclair Art Museum, Montclair, NJ
Morgan Guarantee, New York, NY
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX
New Orleans Museum of Art, New Orleans, LO
The Norton Museum of Art, Palm Beach, FL
Reader's Digest, Pleasantville, NY
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, NY
Sun Bank, Orange Park, FL
Tampa Museum of Art, Tampa, FL
The Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, New York, NY
Willis Corroon Corporation, Nashville, TN

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