Sam Yeates | biography

born in Stephenville, TX  |  lives in Austin, TX  |


1974 North Texas State University, B.F.A. in Studio Arts

solo exhibitions

2011 Art with a view at Bar Belmont with Norwood Flynn Gallery in Dallas, Texas

2010 Solo show at George Billis Gallery in New York, New York

2008 Street Level at Norwood Flynn Gallery in Dallas, Texas

2007 Solo show at George Billis Gallery in New York, New York

These Days at Julie Baker Fine Art in Nevada City, California

2005 Working Monuments at On Gallery in S. Pasadena, Los Angeles, California

1999 Americana at Crystal Fine Art Gallery in Boston, Massachusetts

solo and two-person exhibitions

2000, 1997-1999 Dos Lunas Gallery, Taos, New Mexico
1998 Tarrytown Gallery, Austin, Texas, October
1996 St. Edwards University, Austin, Texas
1992 Texas Union Gallery, University of Texas
1991 Galerie al’Alexandria, Galveston, Texas
1990 1st City Center, Austin, Texas
1987 White Horse Gallery, Dallas, Texas
1985 Tarleton State University, Stephenville, Texas
1983 North East Missouri State University, Kirksville, Missouri

group exhibitions

2016 "Seeking Surreal," Davis Gallery, Austin, TX

2006-2007 Miller Gallery, Cincinnati, Ohio

2002-2012 The Benini Foundation and Sculpture Ranch, Johnson City, Texas

2002-2006 TheArtFoundation, Hot Springs National Park, Arkansas

2001-2012 Gallery Artists, CoenRese Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

2001-2012 Gallery Artists, Davis Gallery, Austin, Texas, Nov.

2000 United Nations Headquarters, New York, July-August

World Trade Centre, Stockholm, March-April

The Mall Galleries, London, February

1999St. James Palace, June

Winsor & Newton World Wide Millennium Painting Competition Exhibition, Something in the Water,

Tarrytown Gallery, Austin Texas

Serie Print Project, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.

1997Serie 95-96, Art Museum of South Texas, Corpus Christi, Texas

Serie 93-96, Galleria Otra Vez, Los Angeles, Ca.

Fresh Ink, Austin Museum of Art, Austin, Texas

1995 The State of Texas Art: The Best and Brightest from Texas Non-profit Organizations,

St. Edwards University, Austin, Texas

1993 Critic’s Choice Exhibition, D-Art Visual Art Center, Dallas, Texas

1991 DIFFA and the Dallas Art Dealers Assoc. Exhibit, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, Texas

Time Is Relative Exhibition, Beverly Gordon Gallery, Dallas, Texas

Critic’s Choice Exhibition, D-Art Visual Art Center, Dallas, Texas

Art West Open, Jackson Hole, Wyoming, toured through Wyoming and Montana for a year

1988 Texas Poster Art Exhibition, Barker History Center, University of Texas, Austin, Texas

1984 Austin Citation Exhibition, Designer’s Space, Austin, Texas

1981 Texas Visionary Exhibition, North Texas State University


Lone Star, Budweiser and Heileman Brewing Companies
North East Missouri State University
The Barker History Center at the University of Texas
Smithsonian Museum, Washington D.C.
Hills, Field and Bartlett, Austin, Texas
Corpus Christi Art Museum, Corpus Christi, Texas
Sky Ranch, Santa Fe, New Mexico



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