Exhibitions

Solo Exhibition

May, 2018
Rehs Gallery, NYC

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2017
A Big Story, Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia
California Art Club Gold Medal Exhibition, Autry Museum, Los Angeles
Art Renewal Center International Salon, MEAM, Barcelona and Salmagundi Club, NYC

2016
Reflections in Water, St. Mary’s College Museum of Art, Moraga, CA
Point of Vision, Society of Illustrators, NYC
American Academy Of Equine Art Spring Invitational, Lexington, KY
NJEAA, Art of the Horse 2016, 7th Biennial National Juried Exhibition, Morristown, NJ
LA Art Show, Los Angeles, CA
ANIMALIA, Abend Gallery, Denver, CO
Feline Fine: Art Of Cats II, Neville Public Museum, Green Bay, WI

2015
Holiday Small Works Show, Legacy Gallery
Illuxcon, Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA
Feline Fine: Art Of Cats II, University of Nebraska State Museum. Lincoln, NE
Mountain Oyster Show, Tuscan, AZ
InfraREAL, Jonathan Levine Gallery, NYC
Feline Fine: Art Of Cats II, Lindsay Wildlife Museum. Walnut Creek, CA
Feline Fine: Art Of Cats II, Dane G. Hansen Memorial Museum. Logan, KS

2014/2015
Art Renewal Center Salon Exhibition, Salmagundi Club. NYC
Feline Fine: Art Of Cats II, Stauth Memorial Museum. Montezuma, KS
Art Renewal Center Salon Exhibition, MEAM. Barcelona, Spain

2014
Illuxcon, Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA
Palm Beach Art, Jewelry, and Antique Show, West Palm Beach, FL
Naples Art, Antique, and Jewelry Show, Naples, FL
LA Art Show, Los Angeles, CA

2013
Art Renewal Center Salon. Judge
American Wildlife Art, Allentown Art Museum. Allentown, PA. Curator:David Wagner

2010-2012
Art of the Animal: Society of Animal Artists Annual Exhibition, San Diego

 

Selected Awards

2016
NJEAA, Art of the Horse 2016, 7th Biennial National Juried Exhibition, Best In Show
Art Renewal Center Salon, 2 Honorable Mentions, Purchase Awards

2015
Mountain Oyster Club, Denise Mcalla Award for People’s Choice
Art Renewal Center Salon, 2 Honorable Mentions, Purchase Awards

2013
Portrait Society of America, 2nd and 7th Honorable Mention
Named a Living Master, Art Renewal Center
International Artist Magazine Contest, 2nd Prize, Wildlife
Art Renewal Center Salon, 1st, 3rd, and 4th Prize, Animal, Purchase Awards

2012-2013
Art Renewal Center Salon, 1st Prize, Imaginative Realism
Art Renewal Center Salon, 1st Runner Up, Portrait
Art Renewal Center Salon, Honorable Mentions, Animal and Imaginative Realism
Art Renewal Center Salon, 2 Purchase Awards, Animal
Art Renewal Center Salon, Purchase Award, Imaginative Realism

2012
At The Edge Exhibition, Allentown Art Museum
Chesley Award, Best Color Work, Unpublished

2011-2012
Art Renewal Center Salon, 1st Prize, Animal

2011
Society of Animal Artists, 51st Annual Exhibition

2010
Phillustration, Philadelphia, PA,  Best of Show Award
Society of Animal Artists Southwest Art Editor’s Choice Award
Society of Animal Artists, 50th Annual Exhibition

2008
Chesley Award, Artistic Achievement Award
Grand National Exhibition, American Artists Professional League’s Jack Richeson Award

 

Books

2014 Dreamland:  The Fantastic World of Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell, Harper Collins

2009 The Ultimate Collection:  Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell, Harper Collins

2009 The Ultimate Illustrations:  Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell, Harper Collins

2007 Imaginistix:  Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell, Harper Collins

2006 Fabulous Fantasy Women, Harper Collins

2006 The Fantasy of Flowers, Running Press

2003 Fantasy Workshop:  A Practical Guide:  The Painting Techniques of Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell, Harper Collins

2002 Twin Visions:  The Magical Art of Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell, Harper Collins

2001 Superheroes:  The Heroic Visions of Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell, Collins and Brown

2001 Sketchbook, Collins and Brown

1999 Soft as Steel:  The Art of Julie Bell, Paper Tiger

1996 Hard Curves, The Fantasy Art of Julie Bell, Paper Tiger

1994 Julie Bell Portfolio, Paper Tiger

2001 to present, Fantasy Wall Calendar of Boris Vallejo and Julie Bell, Workman Publishing

 

Publications, selected

2017
Julie Bell’s Paintings:  Glance Backward and Reflection of Within, upcoming article, Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine, written by Louise Joyner
Julie Bell:  Three Decades of Painting Powerful Women, Faerie Magazine

2014
Understanding the Details:  Capturing the Patterns and Rhythms of Animals, International Artist Magazine

2013
International Prize Winners, International Artist Magazine
Emotional Parallels, American Art Collector
Artist Focus Pages, Western Art Collector

2012
Artistic Excellence 2012, Southwest Art Magazine
Art and the Animal, Fine Art Connoisseur Magazine

2011
The Art of Illustration, International Artist Magazine, cover and article

 

Academic and Institutional Activities, selected

2008-2017
Core Faculty, Illustration Master Class, Amherst College, Amherst, MA

2016
Worldwide Tattoo Conference, Guest of Honor, Venice, Italy

2015
Venetian Tattoo Gathering, Guest of Honor, Venice and Milan, Italy

 

Private and Public Collections, selected

Fred and Sherry Ross Collection, White Velvet, Pride of Philadelphia, Alpha Wolf

Meat Loaf Collection, musician and actor, The Monster Is Loose, Hang Cool Teddy Bear

The Art Renewal Center Permanent Collection, Norn Fates, Leap

Society of Illustrators, NYC, Permanent Collection, Liana: Indigo