Cathedral State Park, WV

Bruce K. Haley, Jr.
607 Gordon Drive
Charleston, WV 25314
(304) 346-9360
(888) 287-4862
e-mail: b.k.haley@verizon.net
Website: BKHaleyPhotography.com

Born: Charleston, WV
Education:
1972 University of Charleston, Charleston, WV, BS Business
2003- 2006 Artist Career Training - Graduate
2006-Present Art Marketing Associate - Artist Career Training

 

 

 

 

 

2009 Solo Exhibitions:
"Capitol City Collection", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
"Capitol City Collection", Robert C. Byrd Federal Courthouse, Charleston, WV

2009 Group Exhibitions:
"As Seen in 3d", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
"West Virginia Juried Exhibition", Huntington Museum of Art, Huntington, WV
"Charleston Camera Club", Art Emporium, Charleston, WV
"The 41st Festival Exhibit and Competition", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
"The Best of West Virginia 2009 Juried Exhibition", David L. Dickirson Gallery, Tamarack, Beckley, WV
"Charleston Camera Club", Frankenberger Art Gallery, Charleston, WV

2008 Group Exhibitions:
"Art in Nature", International Juried Exhibition, Center for Fine Art Photography, Ft. Collins, CO
"The Gathering", Quarrier Street Collective, Art Emporium, Charleston, WV
"West Virginia Photographers", Ice House Gallery, Berkley Springs, WV
"Carnegie Hall Presents The Artists of Main Street Studio", Carnegie Hall Museum Gallery, Lewisburg, WV
"The 2008 Festival Exhibit", Juried, The French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
"The Best of West Virginia", Juried, David L. Dickirson Fine Arts Gallery, Tamarack, Beckley, WV
"The Best of Main Street Studio", Robert C. Byrd Federal Courthouse, Charleston, WV
"Modern Interpretations Contemporary West Virginia", Juried, David L. Dickirson Fine Arts Gallery, Tamarack, WV

2007 Solo Exhibitions:
"East Meets West", The Center for Fine Art Photography, Ft. Collins, CO
"My West Virginia", The Greenbrier Resort, White Sulphur Springs, WV
"Nature's Splendor", MountainMade, Thomas, WV
"The Colors of Nature", Komax, South Charleston, WV

2007 Group Exhibitions:
"2007 North American Nature Photography Juried Exhibition", Palm Springs, CA
"Recent Works of the Artists of Main Street Studio", Frankenberger Art Gallery, Charleston, WV
"Cafe Cimino Presents Bruce K. Haley, Jr., & Betty Rivard", Sutton, WV

2006 Solo Exhibitions:
"Wild & Wonderful", The Good News Gallery, Charleston, WV
"The Beauty Within", Art Emporium, Charleston, WV
"A West Virginia Fall", The Cultural Center, Charleston, WV

2006 Two Person Exhibition
"Photography & Art", Cafe Cimino, Sutton, WV

2006 Group Exhibitions:
"West Virginia University Presents", WVU Tech, Montgomery, WV
"Our West Virginia", Art Emporium/Showcase West Virginia, Charleston, WV
"Charleston", Robert C. Byrd Federal Courthouse, Charleston, WV
"The University of Charleston Presents Main Street Studio", Frankenberger Art Gallery, Charleston, WV
"Changing Spaces",
Renaissance Gallery, Huntington, WV
"Allied Artists Juried Exhibition 2006", Parkersburg Art Center, Parkersburg, WV
"The Center for Fine Art Photography Presents", The Denver International Bridge Gallery, Denver CO
"Serendipitous",
David L. Dickirson Fine Arts Gallery, Tamarack, Beckley, WV
"The Artists of Main Street Studio",
Carnegie Hall, Lewisburg, WV
"38th Annual Festival Exhibit & Competition", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
"FestivALL", Charleston, WV
"Appalachian Spring", North American Nature Photography Assn, Canaan, WV
"Main Street Studio Invitational", Main Street Studio, Hurricane, WV
"2006 Member's Showcase", North American Nature Photography Assn, Denver, CO
"Inside/Outside", Frankenberger Art Gallery, University of Charleston, WV
"Allied Artists Personal Favorites", The Frankenberger Art Gallery, Charleston, WV
"Capitol City Arts & Crafts Fair", Charleston Civic Center, Charleston, WV
"A Taste of Charleston", Charleston Civic Center, Charleston, WV
"River Arts Festival", Unitarian Fellowship, Charleston, WV
"Charleston Art Walk", Every Third Thursday, Art Emporium, Charleston, WV

2005 Solo Exhibitions:
"Painting With Light", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
"Scenes From The Southwest", Distant Mesas, Charleston, WV
"Surrounded By Color", The Art Emporium, Charleston, WV
"Nature's Color & Light", Thomas Memorial Hospital, South Charleston, WV

2005 Group Exhibitions:
"Ten Christmases on Main Street", Main Street Studio, Hurricane, WV
"
Abstractions" Center For Fine Art Photography, Ft. Collins, Colorado
"2005 West Virginia Juried Exhibition", WV Cultural Center, Charleston, WV
"North American Nature Photographers Association 2005 Juried Member's Showcase", Charlotte, NC
"Macros/Closeups", Photographic Production Services, So. Charleston, WV
"37th Annual Festival Exhibit and Competition",
The French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
"Taylor Gallery Presents Allied Artists", Charleston, WV
"Allied Artists Personal Favorites", Frankenberger Art Gallery, Charleston, WV
"Scenes Of West Virginia" The Parkersburg Art Center, Parkersburg, WV
"Scenes Of West Virginia", Invitational, Robert C Byrd Federal Bldg, Charleston, WV
"Thomas Memorial Hospital Presents Main Street Studios", Hurricane, WV
"Pixel Magic", Juried Show, Photographic Production Services, So. Charleston, WV
"Main Street Studios Group Exhibition", Robert C. Byrd Federal Bldg, Charleston, WV
"Charleston Art Walk",
The Art Emporium, Monthly participant, Charleston, WV
“Art Emporium Presents Allied Artists" Hurricane, WV
“Wild and Wonderful"
, The Frankenberger Art Gallery, Charleston, WV
"Vanishing", Invitational, David L. Dickirson Gallery, Tamarack, Beckley, WV
"Charleston Camera Club Group Exhibition", Frankenberger Art Gallery, Charleston, WV
"Main Street Studio Invitational", Main Street Studio, Hurricane, WV

2004 Solo Exhibitions:
"Christmas Show", Showcase West Virginia, Charleston, WV
“Emotions, Feelings & Memories”
, Showcase West Virginia, Charleston, WV

2004 Group Exhibitions:
“Artist Career Training 1st National Juried Exhibition”,
www.ArtistCareerTraining.com
"5th Guild Competition", WV Art & Craft Guild Traveling Exhibition, Hurricane, WV, Parkersburg, WV, Wheeling, WV
“The French Art Colony 36th Annual Festival Exhibit”, Gallipolis, Ohio
“Allied Artist 64th Juried Exhibition”, Parkersburg Art Center, Parkersburg, WV
"Charleston Art Walk" Monthly participation, Charleston, WV
"Charleston Camera Club Juried Show", Cafe Cimino, Sutton, WV
"Main Street Studio Group Exhibition", Wheeling Artisan Center, Wheeling, WV
“Main Street Studio Group Exhibition”, Showcase West Virginia, Charleston, WV
"Fourth Annual National Miniature Exhibition", Renaissance Art Gallery, Huntington, WV
“Charleston Camera Club Juried Exhibition”
, Komax, Charleston, WV
“Main Street Studio 2004 Invitational”, Main Street Studio, Hurricane, WV
“West Virginia Splendor”, David L. Dickirson Gallery, Tamarack, Beckley, WV
“Inside & Out”, The Frankenberger Art Gallery, Charleston, WV

2003 Solo Exhibitions:
Sierra Club; Charleston, WV
Zando’s; Charleston, WV

2003 Group Exhibitions:

“Charleston Camera Club Group Exhibition”, Wachovia Securities, Charleston, WV
“WV Art & Craft Guild Group Show”, West Virginia University, Montgomery, WV
“The Charleston Camera Club Group Exhibition”, Robert C. Byrd Federal Courthouse, Charleston, WV
“32nd Cardinal Valley Juried Show”, Ashland Area Art Gallery, Ashland, KY
“Main Street Studios Group Exhibition”, French Art Colony Gallery, Gallipolis, OH
“Allied Artists Group Exhibition”, The Frankenberger Art Gallery, Charleston, WV
“West Virginia Juried Exhibition 2003”, Charleston Cultural Center, Charleston, WV

2002 Gallery Exhibitions:
“WV Art & Craft Guild Juried Show”, The Museum in the Community, Hurricane, WV

Bibliography
2007
"Artist Career Training Featured Artist"
"Wild Wonderful West Virginia Magazine"
January 2007 issue
"Festival of Arts", Nationwide radio promoting the Arts

2006
"Appalachian Spring", Currents June 2006, North American Nature Photographer Association National Newsletter
"Impressions NANPA Showcase 2006"
, North American Nature Photographers Association Journal of Winners of annual photography competition.

2005
"Love At First Click" , Featured article in the Charleston Sunday Gazette-Mail, June 12, 2005

Works featured in the North American Nature Photographers Association Keynote Speaker's presentation, Charlotte, NC

Works included as examples in the following DVD art instruction series by internationally known painter, Donna Aldridge:
"Artists Essentials DVD Mastering Color, Volume 1: Seeing the Light"
"Artists' Essentials DVD Mastering Color, Volume 2: Hue *Temperature*Value*Intensity"
"Artists' Essentials DVD Mastering Color, Volume 3: Color in Action"

Works featured at www.nanpa.org as ongoing showcase of members juried into the 2005 Members Showcase.

2004
Featured in ArtMatters!, the Artist Career Training monthly newsletter distributed
to 6,000+ subscribers.
2004 City of South Charleston City Calendar

2003

Shutterbug Magazine; November 2003, featured website
Lake Chaweva Cookbook front cover

Awards and Honors
2008
Award of Excellence, "The Best of West Virginia", David L. Dickirson Gallery, Tamarack, Beckley, WV
1st Place Professional Division, "The 2008 Festival Exhibit", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
2nd Place Professional Division, "The 2008 Festival Exhibit", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
Honorable Mention, The 2008 Festival Exhibit", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH

2007
Best of Show Professional Division, "The 2007 Festival Exhibit", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
1st Place Professional Division, "The 2007 Festival Exhibit", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
Honorable Mention Professional Division, "The 2007 Festival Exhibit", French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH
2007 North American Nature Photography Association Board Recognition Award

2006
1st Place and Purchase Award, Professional Photographer's Division, 38th Annual Festival Exhibition and Competition, French Art Colony, Gallipolis, OH

2005
The Center for Fine Art Photography - "Abstractions" - Director's Choice Award
Main Street Studio/Allied Artists 2005 Invitational - Award of Excellence
French Art Colony 37th Annual Festival Exhibit - 2nd Place, Honorable Mentioned Professional Photography and two Purchase Awards
"
Pixel Magic" Photographic Production Services - 2nd Place
"Macros and Closeups" - Photographic Production Services - 3rd Place

2004
Artist Career Training 1st National Juried Exhibition – 1st Place
French Art Colony 36th Annual Festival Exhibit – 1st Place Professional Photography and two Purchase Awards
Allied Artists 64th Juried Exhibition – Award of Excellence
Charleston Camera Club – Advanced Color Photo of the Year – 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place
Charleston Camera Club – Advanced B&W Photo of the Year – 1st, 2nd & 3rd Place

2003
Charleston Camera Club Enhanced Photo of the Year

2002
Charleston Camera Club: Photographer of the Year; Exhibitor of the Year
Charleston Camera Club: Color Slide and Black and White Photos of the Year

2001
Charleston Camera Club: Color Photo of the Year

2010
"Who Are You and Why Should I Do Business With Your: Preparing Your Professional Portfolio", North American Nature Photography Association Annual Summit, Reno, NV

2009
Nature Photography Workshop, "Chincoteague Fall", Great American Photography Workshop, Chincoteague Island, VA, 11/11-11/15/098, Co-Leader
Nature Photography Workshop, "Appalachian Spring", Great American Photography Workshop, Marlinton, WV, 05/13-05/17/09, Co-Leader

2008
"From the Heart", Potomac Valley Nature Photographers, National Conservation Training Center, Shepherdstown, WV
Nature Photography Workshop, "Autumn in Canaan", Great American Photography Workshop, Canaan Valley, WV, 10/09-10/12/08, Co-Leader
Nature Photography Workshop, "A Shenandoah Spring", Great American Photography Workshop, Canaan Valley, WV, 06/04-06/08/08, Co-Leader
Nature Photography Workshop, "Appalachian Spring", Great American Photography Workshop, Canaan Valley, WV, 05/14-05/18/08, Co-Leader
"Becoming a Self Supporting Photographer: Life Beyond Stock", North American Nature Photography Association Annual Summit, Destin Florida 02/24-03/02/08

2007
"The Digital Workflow from Capture to Print"
"West Virginia in Spring", Great American Photography Weekend Workshop with Jim Clark
"Chincoteague Island", Great American Photography Weekend Workshop with Jim Clark
"West Virginia Workshop", with Jim Clark
"West Virginia Fall Color", Great American Photography Weekend Workshop with Jim Clark
"Chincoteague in Autumn", with Jim Clark
"Chincoteague Fall", North American Nature Photography Association, Tour Guide
"Top Ten Tips for Success as a Professional Artist", Monthly teleclass for Artist Career Training

2006
"West Virginia Spring", Great American Photography Weekend Workshop with Jim Clark
"West Virginia Fall", Great American Photography Weekend Workshop with Jim Clark
"Freedom and Photographing from the Heart", Talk and photo presentation to the North American Nature Photographers Association 2006 Summit, Denver CO
"Creative Nature Photography", WV Department of Culture & History, Charleston, WV
"Ten Tips for Success as a Professional Artist", Monthly teleclass for Artist Career Training

2005
"It's About Living, Feeling..." Talk and photo presentation to the North American Nature Photographers Association 2005 Summit, Charlotte, NC
"Your Professional Portfolio" Charleston Camera Club, Charleston, WV
"West Virginia Fall", Great American Photographer's Workshop with Jim Clark
"Marketing with Photoshop", Village Writers Group, Charleston, WV
"Ten Tips for Success as a Professional Artist", Monthly teleclass Assistant for Artist Career Training

2004
Processing the Digital Image”; A workshop on processing the digital image from
camera to printer.
“Creativity”; Alternatives to traditional photography
“Top Ten Art Marketing Tips”; A presentation to artists on art marketing.

Affiliations & Memberships
Charleston Camera Club, Past President
North American Nature Photographers Association – Serving as National Co-Chair for the Regional Event Committee
West Virginia Art & Craft Guild
Allied Artists of WV
Main Street Studio
Artist Career Training
Village Writers Group

Extracurricular Art Related Activities
National Co-Chairman for the Regional Field Events Committee, North American Nature Photography Association
Fine Arts Judge for Tamarack Artist Applicants
Solo Judge for "2006 West Virginia Statewide Student Exhibition"
Judge "2006 Photographer of the Year", Charleston Camera Club
Fine Arts Judge for "The 28th Annual Mound Festival", South Charleston, WV
The Artist Career Training Program
Judge for 2004 Friends of Blackwater Falls Photographic Competition
New York Institute of Photography
Epson Print Academy
Photography workshops Jim Clark, Bill & Linda Lane, Steve Payne, David Fattaleh and Nancy Rotenberg
“ Creating a Professional Image”, Artist Career Training
ArtBizCoach.com; “A Marketing Plan That Works for You”

Gallery & Retail Representations:
David L. Dickirson Gallery, Tamarack, Beckley, WV
The Art Emporium, Charleston, WV
www.BKHaleyPhotography.com

Collections
State of West Virginia Permanent Art Collection
Holzer Medical Center and numerous other private and corporate collections