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The Art Center of the Capital Region: Solo Exhibition

Main Gallery

Jan 19, 2023 – Feb. 25, 2023

Opening reception: Jan. 27  Troy Night Out

Artist Talk: Feb. 9, 7 pm


Fern T. Apfel's "Abide with Me" at the Arts Center of the Capital Region

By Natasha Chuk, Chronogram


In Fern Apfel's exhibit, words embody the art, by William Jaeger, Times Union


Woodstock Art Assoc & Museum

Winner of the Yasuo Kuniyoshi Award for 2022: Given to a contemporary artist who exemplified outstanding achievement over the past year and has an overall track record of excellence, Woodstock Art Assoc. & Museum


Albany Center Gallery

Winner of the Albany Center Gallery Select Award


LABspace: Holiday Exhibition

Saturdays & Sundays 1 – -5 pm

December 17 – February 19, 2023

Opening Weekend Celebration: Sat & Sun, Dec. 17 & 18, 1 – 5 pm

Closing Festivities: Sat & Sun, Feb. 18 & 19, 1 – 5 pm, weather permitting


Woodstock Art Assoc & Museum: Solo Exhibition

June 9 – July 23, 2023

Opening Reception: June 10, 4 – 6 pm

Artist Talk: June 10, 3 – 4 pm


Garage Gallery, Beacon, NY: Two Person Exhibition

August, 2023


Pulp Gallery, Holyoke, MA: Flat Files


Fern Apfel’s work is available through PULP Gallery and The Laffer Gallery

and on artist registries White Columns and Foundwork


Laffer Gallery: Group Show

Second Street Studios, Troy, NY December 2022 - January 2023

Woodstock Art Assoc. & Museum:

A Circle of Horizon Lines: Juried by Jess Wilcox, Socrates Sculpture Park, 2022

Radius 50: Juried by Jayne Drost Johnson, The Ice House, Tribeca 2022

Far & Wide: Risk & Experimentation, Main Gallery, Juried by Seph Rodney, Writer, Critic, 2022

Largeness Writ Small: Juried by Buzz Spector, artist, writer, and art editor of December Magazine, 2022

The Vision of Care, Curated by Robert Shane, Asst Professor, College of St. Rose, writer, The Brooklyn Rail, Hypatia, 2021,

A Different Kind of Now, Douglas Culhane, Artist, Writer, Teacher, Amherst College, Juror, 2021

Focus: Fish & Dish – A Fresh Take on Still Life, Jason Andrew, Independent Scholar & Curator, Juror, 2020

Courthouse Gallery: Games Of Chance, Solo Exhibition, Lake George, NY March, 2022

LABspace: Mountain High, Valley Low, June 2022

Collarworks: Troy, NY

Painting at Night: Troy, NY & The Artist/Mother Podcast, May, 2022

Home, Curated by Cara Manes, Associate Curator of Painting and Sculpture at MoMA, 2018

What is that leaping in your chest?, Curator: Alexandra Foradas, MASS MoCA, 2017

Reclamation, Troy, NY, Curator: Ian Berry, Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, 2016

Gallery 263, Tip of the Tongue, Cambridge, MA April 2022

Mark Borghi Sag Harbor Gallery, InstaSelect V2 March 2022

THERE Space, Zeuxis Society, NY, NY November 2021

Artists of the Mohawk Hudson Region, 2021, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2015, 2014, Various locations in the Capital District, NY

The Painting Center, One in a Year: Virtual Exhibition, NY, NY 2021

South Bend Museum of Art, Making A Way: Artists Responding to the Coronavirus, A Virtual Exhibition, South Bend, Indiana, 2020

Main Street Arts, Biblio Spectacular, Clifton Springs, NY, 2020

First Street Gallery, National Juried Exhibition, NY, NY, Andrew Arnot, Tibor de Nagy Gallery, Juror, 2020

Paradigm Gallery, From the Pages 2, Philadelphia, Pa, 2020

PULP Gallery, Fern Apfel & Ali Osborn Holyoke, MA, 2020

Davis Orton Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Hudson, NY, 2016

Samuel Dorsky Museum of Art, SUNY New Paltz,New Paltz, NY:

The River as Metaphor, Curated by Livia Straus, Director, Hudson Valley Center for Contemporary Art, 2017

Worlds of Wonder,  Curated by Ian Berry, Tang Teaching Museum and Art Gallery at Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, 2014

Davis Orton Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Hudson, NY, 2016

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