Billy Hassell

Billy Hassell


Born in Dallas; resides in Fort Worth


Painted: Daingerfield SP, Caddo Lake SP, and Powderhorn SP



MFA, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, 1982

BFA, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1978


Career Highlights

Best of Show, 42nd Annual Invitational Exhibition, Longview Museum of Art, Longview, 2002

Anne Giles Kimbrough Award, Dallas, Museum of Art, Dallas, Texas, 1985

Best of Series: Emerging Artists, 1984; Galveston Arts Center, Galveston, Texas, 1984


Selected Exhibitions 

Threshold, Conduit Gallery, Dallas, 2019 

Shadows, William Reaves/Sarah Foltz Fine Art, LLC, Houston, 2018

Trace, Survey Exhibition, Louise Hopkins Underwood Center for Art, Lubbock and Michelson Museum of Art, Marshall, 2017

Compass, William Campbell Contemporary Art, Fort Worth, 2015

Ephemera: Winged Creatures of Texas, Botanical Research Institute of Texas, Fort Worth, 2014

Illuminating Nature, Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler, 2013

Wild Things (with David Everett), The Grace Museum, Abilene, 2012

Watershed, McKinney Avenue Contemporary, Dallas, 2012

Memento, Mabee-Gerrer Museum of Art, Shawnee, Oklahoma, 2010

Migration, 15 Year Survey, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, 2007 


Selected Public Collections

Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi

Dallas Museum of Art, Dallas

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Tyler Museum of Art, Tyler 





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