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Francie Bishop Good

Francie Bishop Good born Bethlehem, Pennsylvania Lives and works in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Bishop Good received her BFA from University of Colorado and Masters of Education from Florida Atlantic University. Bishop Good is twice recipient of the South Florida Cultural Consortium Fellowship, and the State of Florida Individual Artist Fellowship. Her museum solo shows include the Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville, FL, Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, FL, and the Orlando Museum of Art in the Florida Prize exhibition.  Recent museum acquisitions include Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, MA The Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT, The Patricia & Philip Frost Art Museum at Florida International University, Miami, FL, Orlando Museum of Art,  Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, FL and the NSU Art Museum, Fort Lauderdale, FL.


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2023   Rhett Baruch Gallery, Tangible Digital, Los Angeles, CA

2022   Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Francie Bishop Good, Hollywood, FL

2021   Bookstein Projects, New York, NY Francie Bishop Good: Recent Work

2020   2020 Florida Biennial: NOW is the time / The time is NOW, Art and Culture Center / Hollywood, Hollywood, FL

Mindy Solomon Gallery, Miami, FL CURIOUS GARDEN: Recent works in Sculpture and Painting

2018   North of History Gallery, NY Comus Series
           Coral Springs Museum of Art, Coral Springs FL  Comus Series

2017   Allentown Museum of Art, Allentown, Pa.   Comus Series

           David Castillo Gallery, Miami Beach, FL  Comus Series 50th Reunion

           Griffin Museum of Photography, Winchester, Ma.  Comus Series

2016   Hilliard Art Museum, Lafayette, Louisiana Comus Series

2014   Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Fl   Not On Allen Street

2013   David Castillo Gallery, Far From Apple Hill  Miami - April 

2011   David Castillo Gallery, Miami, Fl  Lost/Found New Photographs

2008   Jacksonville Moca, Jacksonville, FL  Carly, Photographs by Francie Bishop Good

2007   Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL  Francie Bishop Good, Carly Series   

2006   Ambrosino Gallery, North Miami, FL Selections from the book, Carly, So Far 

2003   Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL  New Photographs

2001   Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL

           Carly TV, Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, FL 

           Gallery Camino Real, Boca Raton, FL 

2000   Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, PA  Carly TV 


Selected Group and Invitational Exhibitions


2024  Orlando Museum of Art, 10 From Florida, Orlando, FL

2023  Orlando Museum of Art, A Mother, Possibly, Orlando, FL

          Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Abstracted with Sara Sites and Karen Snouffer, Hollywood, FL
          Mindy Solomon Gallery Fragmented, Miami, FL

2022  Bridge Red Studios, BluPrint, Curated by Robert Chambers, Miami, FL
          Mindy Solomon Gallery, Composition & Layout: Contemporary Design & Objects, Miami, FL

          Orlando Museum of Art, The Florida Prize in Contemporary Art, Orlando, FL

          Wadsworth Atheneum, Hartford, CT, Works from the Permanent Collection

2021  Kleinert / James Center for the Arts - Woodstock Byrdcliffe Guild, The Power of 10, Woodstock, NY

2020  A.I.M. Biennial, curated by William Cordova, South Florida

2019  Plant Seven, Terra Incognita: 21st Century Ceramics, High Point, North Carolina

          Christ Episcopal Church, Divine Intervention, Sag Harbor, NY

2018  NSU Art Museum, Remember to React: 60 Years of Collection, Fort Lauderdale, FL

          Frost Art Museum, Connectivity: Selections from the Collection of the Frost Art Museum, Miami, FL

          Dual Roles, curated by Laura Marsh, Art and Culture Center of Hollywood FL

          David Castillo Gallery, gallery artists, in terms of collage, Miami Beach, FL

          Girls' Club, Boss Lady: when female artist run the show, Fort Lauderdale, FL

2016  Multidisciplinary, curated by Dimensions Variable, Open Source Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2015  Cornell Museum, Artistically Speaking, Delray Beach, Fl. curated by Diane Arrieta and Jacqueline Kern

          100 Degrees In The Shade, A Survey of South Florida Artists, Juried by Jane Hart, book

          David Castillo Gallery, DCG Summer Show, Miami Beach, FL June- August

          Boca Raton Museum of Art, FL. People and Places, Photographs from the Collection, summer 2015 

2014  Frost Museum, FIU Miami FL, 25 Inches, The Faces of the Permanent Collection

          David Castillo Gallery, Amerika, Miami Beach, FL

          Mary Byrd Gallery of Art, Artist Activist Regents University, Georgia

          Paper Jam Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, NY 

2013  David Castillo Gallery, Gallery Artists, December 

          Locust Projects, Smash and Grab, November 

          Annie Wharton Fine Art, Los Angeles group show, summer

          Museum of Art Fort Lauderdale ,The Art of Caring summer

          Frost Museum, Miami, FL South Florida Cultural Consortium Exhibition 

2012  Young At Art Museum, Davie, FL

          Women to Women, collaboration with Samantha Salzinger, Bakehouse 

2011  David Castillo Gallery, Gallery Artists, December 

2010  Fredric Snitzer Gallery Boy oh Boy, Summer Show Miami

          Art & Soul, David Castillo Gallery DCG 

          Boca Raton Museum of Art, All Florida

          Texas National, Best in Show, Judy Pfaff, Juror 

          A.I.R. Gallery, The Man I Wish I Was, curator Kharis Kennedy

2009  Time + Temp: surveying the shifting climate of painting in South Florida curated by Jane Hart

          Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, FL

          Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Dog Days of Summer

          Boca Raton Museum Of Art, Summer Show

          Jacksonville Museum of Contemporary Art, Through the Lens, Contemporary Photography

2008  Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Gallery Artist show

          David Castillo Gallery, Girls Night Out

2007  Freedom Tower, Miami, FL Creating a Scene, video SAD WATERCOLOR 

          Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, Miami, FL In Your Face, summer show 

2006  Caren Golden Fine Art, New York, NY  Photo Femmes 

          Photo Miami with Nina Arias, Miami, FL  December 

          Alva Gallery, New London, Ct Being Good: Women's Moral Values

2005  Art Basel with Ambrosino Gallery, Miami, FL

          51st Venice Biennale, Italy Poles Apart / Poles Together, International Artists' Museum and White Box

          Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL, FOCUS ON: New Photography, curated by Virigina Heckert

          National Museum of Women in the Arts, FL Transitory Patterns

2004  Deland Museum of Art and Mary Brogan Museum of Art and Science, FL Women Artists

          Art Basel with Ambrosino Gallery, Miami FL

          White Box, New York, NY domesticARRIVALS

          Schmidt Gallery, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL, Selects installation with Madeline Denaro, Paul Aho

2003  Art Basel Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL

          Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, FL 3 Person show with Stephanie Diamond and Amy Steiner 

          Hollywood Art and Culture Center, Hollywood, FL Unplugged, New Media Show 

          Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL Optic Nerve 

2002  Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, FL A Thousand Hounds: a Walk with the Dogs through the History of


          Gallery Sesto Senso, Bologna, Italy L'Autoritralto Stefano Pasquini, curator 

          Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami, FL  Optic Nerve IV  July 2002 and 2003 

          Ambrosino Gallery, North Miami, FL  Miami Moving  Video Projections, Dec 

Selected Media


2020  Featured article, In Her Studio Magazine, November 2020

          Modern Luxury Miami, A New Language: Pioneer artist Francie Bishop Good turns her attention to clay, May/June

          Arts Summary, Francie Bishop Good, Curious Garden, May 11, 2020

          The New York Times, Where Women and Artists of Color Set the Tone, April 10, 2020

          Art Districts, Quarantine Diaries: Francie Bishop Good, Summer 2020

2018  Venice Magazine, Home is Where the Art is, November 2018

          Art Hive Magazine, Good & Hearty, Winter 2018

2017  Venice Magazine, The Future is Female, April 2017

2016  Artistically Speaking, Womens Roles in Contemporary Art and Society,

          Essay by Dr. Mary Jo Aagerstoun, book

          100+ Degrees In The Shade, A Survey of South Florida Art, Book

2014  Art Loft, PBS, featured Artist January 21

          Art Districts, Featured Artist Interview, with Margery Gordon, March 

          Book to accompany the exhibition at Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Not on Allen Street, essay by Vanessa


2013  Best Bets, Phillip Valys, Sun Sentinel

          La Otra, Mexican Cultural Journal, featured photographer with Victor Rodriguez Nunez, poet

          Tigertail Poetry Book, Cover, September,Vanessa Garcia, Francie Bishop Good Captures Vermmer-Like Photos

          of Cuba, Remezcia,April 

          Phillip Valys, Photographer Francie Bishop Good Focuses Sun-Sentinel Spotlight April

          Musee Magazine April 17, Francie Bishop Good 

2012  Rachel Galvin, Featured Artist, Cultural Quarterly, Florida 

2011  Elisa Turner, Art Circuit Editor's Pick, February Shows 

          Shana Beth Mason, Art Talk, Flavorpill 

2010  Carlos Suarez De Jesus, Three Art Shows in Wynwood Explore Manliness, Miami New 2010 Times  July 8

2009  Carlos Suarez De Jesus, The Heat is On, One gallery bucks the Summer Duldrums, Miami New Times, August

          18, 2009

          Carolina Miranda,The Art of Discovery, Florida Travel + Life, July/August 

2008  Best of 2008, New Times, Broward and Palm Beach County, Best Visual Artist 

          Luis Rigual, People 2008, 100 Headliners Dealmakers and Innovators, Florida International Magazine, April

2007  Elisa Turner, Two Exhibitions Focus on the Feminine Mystique, September 16, Miami Herald Miami Contemporary

          Artists, Schiffer Publishing, 2007 

2006  State of the Arts, Public Television with Robin Hill, featured artist 5/22/06

          Roni Feinstein, essay Carly, So Far, book published by Ambrosino Gallery 

2005  Elisa Turner Behind the Lens: Exhibit at Norton redefines portraits, May 1 The Miami Herald 

          Linda Burgess and William Dunlap, NMWA, Transitory Patterns,

          Art of the Times 2005 Preview pages 50 and 51 

2004  Gary Tischler, Substance and Style, Two Diverse Exhibits. 

          Florida Women Artists, The Washington Diplomat, November

          Joyce Pomery Schwartz, Transitory Patterns. Florida Women Artists, Catalog 

          Miami Contemporary Artists, Schiffer Publishing, 2007 

          Leon Rubin, Carly, FAB! and a Hot Pink Studio, Cultural Quarterly, fall issue

          Shawn Bean, The Florida Contemporary, 36 Artists to Buy Now, Florida International Magazine

2003  Roni Feinstein, Art In America December, Report from Miami

          Ann Landi, Artnews Do's and Don'ts of Collecting, Summer 

2002  Jen Renzi, Interior Design Magazine, Forum Studio, 8/02 

2001  Elisa Turner, Tema Celeste, review at Kevin Bruk Gallery, Miami, November

          Elisa Turner, "Francie Bishop Good", Artnews, National Reviews, November 

          Egg, the Arts Show, Art and Science", PBS, May

          Allan Richards, "Living Artist", Palm Beach and Naples Times

          Elisa Turner, "Girl on Film", The Herald, Miami, April

          Hot Picks, Miami Magazine, Miami, May 


2010    South Florida Cultural Consortium Visual Artist Fellowship 

2000    South Florida Cultural Consortium Visual Artist Fellowship

1999    Florida Individual Artist Fellowship Visual Arts, photography


Selected Collections


Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Ma.

Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art, Hartford, Ct. 

Bass Museum of Art, Miami Beach, FL

Frost Museum of Art, Miami Florida

Norton Museum of Art, West Palm Beach, Florida 

Museum of Contemporary Art, Jacksonville, Florida 

Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton, Florida 

Sagamore Hotel Collection, Miami Beach, Florida 

Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Refco Collection, Chicago, Illinois

Allentown Art Museum, Allentown, Pennsylvania 

New World Symphony Residence, Miami, Florida 

Art in Public Places, Broward County, Florida

Art and Culture Center of Hollywood, Florida 

William Gates III

Monica and Richard Segal

Saks Fifth Avenue


Select Artist Talks

2021  Virtual Artist Talk with Meaghan Kent, Art and Culture Center/Hollywood Curator

2020  Virtual Gallery Visit with Mindy Solomon, International Womens Committee of Perez Museum, PAMM

          5 Questions for Francie Bishop Good, Coral Springs Museum of Art

          Arts Circle Live with Francie Bishop Good, Salon Series, University of Alabama Institute of Visual Arts


Selected Honors and Professional Affiliations 

2018  Knight Arts Champion recipient

2013  Kennedy Homes, elevator commission with architect designer Margi Glavovic Nothard

2011  Guest Artists Talk with David Castillo Sagamore Art Hotel

          Judge South Florida Cultural Consortium 

          Critic's Pick, Elisa Turner's Picks for February, Art Circuits 

2010  Guest Critic ,South Florida Art Center 

          Best In Show, Texas National, Judy Pfaff judge

2009  Women Who Lead in South Florida ,Artable, Miami Beach

          Artist of the Year, Community Impact, Art Serve, Broward County 

2008  Best of 2008, New Times, Broward and Palm Beach County, Best Visual Artist 

2007  Founder Girl's Club Collection 

2004  Lifetime Achievement Award, Arts for the Future, Broward County, FL

          Silver Medallion Award, artist National Conference for Community 

2003  Funding Arts Broward, founder and chair

          Crystal Vision Award, artist Hollywood Art and Culture Center 




2009-11  Graduate Studies Maine Media College, Rockport, Maine 

1998       International Center of Photography, New York, New York 

1985       Master of Arts, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida

1972       B.F.A. University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado 

1969       Philadelphia College of Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 

1967       William Allen High School, studied under James Musselman

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