EDUCATION

 

1987

1974

1972

M.F.A, Mills College, Oakland, CA

B.F.A, U.C. Santa Barbara, CA

A.A,Canada College, Redwood City, CA

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

2016

2015

2013

 

2011

2007

2004

1997

1995

1992

 

1990

1988

LAYERS / Partners Gallery / Fort Bragg, CA

RECENT WORK / Shiege Gallery / Cotati, CA

ROVINJ ANNUAL ART FAIR / Rovinj, Croatia

RECENT WORK / 621 Gallery, Benicia, CA

ALL ABOUT SEEING / A THIRTY YEAR SURVEY / Marcellus Gallery / Hanford, CA

SACRED + PROFANE / MASTER STUDIES, Parsons School of Design, Paris, France

FROM THE NATURAL WORLD/Paintings, Prints, Mill Valley Arts Commission, Mill Valley, CA

ABSTRACTION / Fairfield Center for the Arts, Fairfield, CA

PAINTINGS + MONOPRINTS / Patricia Sweetow Gallery, Napa, CA

IMAGES OF INDIA / Gallery Route One, Pt. Reyes, CA

PAINTINGS AND MONOPRINTS / Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

AFTER THE FIRE / Michael Dunev Gallery, San Francisco, CA

NEW FACES / Michael Dunev Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

 

2017

2016

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2015

 

 

 

2014

2012

 

 

2011

 

 

 

2009

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

2008

 

 

 

 

 

 

2007

 

 

 

 

2006

2005

 

 

 

 

2004

 

2003

 

 

2002

2001

2000

 

 

1999

 

1998

1997

 

1996

 

1995

 

1994

 

 

1993

 

1992

 

1991

 

1990

MARVELOUS / International Juried Show / Sebastopol Center for the Arts / Sebastopol, CA

BOOK-ART OBJECT / III International Exhibit / Applied Arts Museum, Belgrade, Serbia

IMAGERY WINE COLLECTION OF ART/ Triton Museum, Santa Clara, CA

ABSTRACT / Juried Exhibition / Sebastopol Center for the arts, CA

MICROART / DA DAS Gallery, Sacramento, CA

IN REMEMBRANCE; People, Times and Places / San Francisco Center for the Book, CA

ARTISTS SELECT/ Cumberland Gallery / Nashville, TN

SALON EXHIBITION / Juried Show / Triton Museum / Santa Clara, CA

GROUP SHOW / Nancy Dodds Gallery / Carmel, CA

LIFE LIVE, Figurative Work / ARC Gallery / SF, CA

FRAGMENTS OF ABSTRACTION / Grayloft Gallery / Oakland, CA

VARIATIONS ON ABSTRACTION / Transmission Gallery / Oakland, CA

NATURE OBSERVED, Photography / Grayloft Gallery / Oakland, CA

MICROCOSMOS / Juried Exhibition / Gallery 621 / Benicia, CA

DROUGHT, Faculty Exhibition / CCA / SF,CA

ACHROMATS / The art of black + white / Solano College

HUMAN VOICE / human presence in art / Gallery 2110, Sacramento, CA

ART OF THE COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

FACULTY SHOW / Tecoah Bruce Gallery / Oliver Art Center, Oakland, CA

ABSTRACT: 2000-2010 / Sacramento Temporary Contemporary Gallery, CA

ART OF THE COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

FACULTY SHOW / Tecoah Bruce Gallery / Oliver Art Center, Oakland, CA

VISITING ARTIST / CalArts, Valencia, CA

FOUR APPROACHES TO DRAWING / Lynn House Gallery, Antioch, CA

ENVIRONMENTS / Photographs by Bay Area Instructors/Louie-Meager Art Gallery at

Gary Soren Smith Center for Performing Arts, Fremont, CA

ART OF COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

COLLAGE GROUP SHOW / Santa Cruz Arts League, Santa Cruz, CA

The Artists of ZYZZYV A Literary Magazine / Mina Dresden Gallery, San Francisco, CA

FACULTY EXHIBIT / Tecoah Bruce Gallery, Oliver Art Center, Oakland, CA

DRAWING- THE PROBITY OF ART / Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

INVITATIONAL GROUP SHOW / Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

GROUP SHOW, "OVER HUNG" / Concrete Walls Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

MADE IN THE SHADE, BENEFIT FOR CCA / Gumps, San Francisco, CA

SWEET SIXTEEN, BENEFIT FOR ARTS BENICIA / Benicia, CA

CCA FACULTY EXHIBITION / Tecoah Bruce Gallery, Oakland, CA

INVITATIONAL GROUP SHOW / BOTANICALS, Ohlone College, Fremont, CA

FACULTY SHOW, CSSSA / CalArts, Valencia, CA

JUST CHARCOAL / San Francisco Museum of Modern Art / Artists Gallery

FACULTY EXHIBIT / Tecoah Bruce Gallery, Oliver Art Center, Oakland, CA

DRAWING: VISIONS, SURFACES + BEYOND / Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA

ABAA / Art Auction for Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

ART OF THE COMMUNITY / Arts Bencia Gallery, Benicia, CA

GROUP EXHIBITION / Etra Gallery, Miami, Florida

FACULTY SHOW / Tecoah Bruce Gallery, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

GROUP SHOW / Fairfield Center for the Arts / Fairfield, CA

COLOR + FORM / Four Person Show, Etra Gallery, Miami, Florida

FACULTY SHOW / Cal Arts, Santa Clarita, CA

FACULTY EXHIBITION / Oliver Center Gallery, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

PERFORMANCE + JAZZ DRAWINGS / Sheldon Jackson College, Sitka, Alaska

ART OF THE COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

EXHIBITION + LECTURE / Sheldon Jackson College, Sitka, Alaska

FACULTY EXHIBITION / Oliver Center Gallery, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

GROUP SHOW / California State Summer School for the Arts, CalArts,Valencia, CA

FACULTY EXHIBITION / Oliver Center Gallery, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

SHOW OF COMMUNITY / Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

Gallery 14, Yountville, CA

PRECARIOUS PROJECT / Fairfield Center for the Arts, Fairfield, CA

COMPUTER IMAGERY / Collaboration with Robin Lasser, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose

FIGURATIVE PAINTING / Arts Benicia Gallery, Benicia, CA

FACULTY SHOW / California Institute for the Arts, Valencia, CA

FACULTY SHOW / Oliver Center Gallery, California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA

GROUP EXHIBITION / Patricia Sweetow Gallery, San Francisco, CA

BAY AREA PRINTMAKERS / Grace Albrecht Gallery, Bluffton, Ohio

MONOPRINTS / Aurobora Press, San Fransisco, CA

POST-WASTE, A FUTURE IMPERATIVE / Arts Benicia Gallery, Benicia, CA

DIMINUTIVE PAIRS / Pat Sweetow Gallery, Napa, CA

GROUP SHOW / Ruth Bachofner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

U.S.A.WITHIN LIMITS, Documenta Galeria de Arte, San Paulo, Brazil

DIRECTOR’S CHOICE / Michael Dunev Gallery, San Francisco, CA

GROUP SHOW / Aurobora Press, San Francisco, CA

GROUP SHOW / Grover/Thurston Gallery, Seattle, WA

ICONS OF CONTEMPORARY ART / California Craft Museum, San Francisco, CA

ACCHROCHAGE /, Michael Dunev Gallery, San Francisco, CA

FACULTY SHOW / California Institute for the Arts, Valencia, CA

JURIED SHOW / Gallery Rt. One, Pt. Reyes, CA

GROUP SHOW / Michael Dunev Gallery, San Francisco, CA

BAY CURRENTS: CLAY + GLASS / San Francisco Craft and Folk Museum, San Francisco, CA

 

AWARDS + COMMISSION WORK

 

2016

 

2013

 

2012

2010

2006

MURAL / Miamiam restaurant / Belgrade,Serbia

WHEEL OF TIME / Large scale mixed media installation / SolTrans / Vallejo, CA

IMAGERY ESTATE WINERY / Pairing Art + Wine Label Design

MURAL / North Carolina Coastal Federation, Wrightswille Beach, NC

MURAL / Worked with children to create Mural at Fellowship Church, Vallejo, CA

ORCHESTRAL HISTORICAL / large scale multi-media installation / Kaiser Hospital, Vallejo, CA

FACULTY DEVELOPMENT GRANT / CCA /Residency at Robert Blackburn Press, NY

 

CURATORIAL

 

2016

2015

2014

2012

 

2010

2009

2007

 

2002

 

2001

2000

1998

1996

FORMA NATURA, Nature as Source / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

WHY MAKE ART, 25 Benicia Artists Respond / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

UNBREAKABLE, Selections from the Millennial CCA Ceramics Alumni / Arts Benicia / Benicia, CA

AB25 / COLLECTIVE MEMORIES / a major retrospective of 25 years featuring over 120 artists

Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

EDGES OF LIGHT / Explorations of the photographic process / Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

DRAWING - THE PROBITY OF ART / Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

ZOOLOTRY, A CURIOUS MENAGERIE / John Abduljaami, Deborah Barrett, Stan Peterson,

Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

CREAM a survey of Bay Area’s Top M.F.A. talent (panel discussion with Kenneth Baker) 

Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA

MANUEL NERI’S PRIVATE COLLECTION/ intimate view of Mr. Neri’s private art collection/Arts Benicia

THE COLOR PURPLE / artwork of developmentally disabled adults, Arts Benicia

TEXT-CONTEXT / survey of artists working in text-based media, Arts Benicia

THE NEXT GENERATION / exhibition of children’s artwork, Arts Benicia

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

1988-present

2002-2003

1997-2000

1996-1996

1993-1996

1991-2003

1988-1999

1985-1987

Associate Professor of Painting + Illustration, CCA, San Francisco, CA

Sitka Fine Arts Camp, Sitka, Alaska

San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA

Dominican College, San Rafael, CA

Academy of Art College, San Francisco, CA

California State Summer School for the Arts, CalArts, Valencia, CA

College of San Mateo, San Mateo, CA

Mills College, Oakland, CA (TA for Jay DeFeo, Ron Nagle, John Roloff)

 

PROFESSIONAL / COMMUNITY EXPERIENCE

 

2015

2013-2015

2012-2013

 

 

2010-12

2010

2008

2005-08

2007

2006

 

1998-2000

1996-1998

ARTIST LECTURE SERIES / Sonoma State University / Sonoma,CA

MEMBER of Exhibition Committee / Arts Benicia, CA

BOARD MEMBER / Arts Benicia / Bencia, CA

JUROR / Alameda County Fair

PRESENTATION to Benicia’s Middle School

MEMBER of Exhibition Committee / ArtsBenicia

MEMBER of Search Committee for ArtsBenica’s new Director

CO-JUROR with Linda Fleming for SOUPCON exhibition / ArtsBenica

CHAIR OF VISUAL ARTS / California State Summer School for the Arts / CalArts

JUROR / Flyway Festival Wetlands Art Exhibition / Vallejo, CA

RESIDENCY / Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop / N.Y., New York

PANEL MEMBER / Creative Women Symposium / ArtsBenicia

President, Board of Directors, Arts Benicia (non-profit arts organization) Benicia, CA

Board of Directors, Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA Founding member of Arts Education program

 

PUBLICATIONS

 

2002

2001

1999

1996

1992

 

1988

1987

Conversation with Mark Eanes, Dave Badtke, Vallejo Times

Review of Next Generation Exhibition, Richard Toronto, Vallejo Times

Noetic Science Review, Fall,Front cover design for 25th year celebration issue

Review of ‘Precarious Project’, Diana Scott, Camera Work, Winter Issue 1996

Noetic Sciences Review, nos. 23, 24, 25 

Zyzzyva, volume VIII, no. 3, Fall Issue

Zyzzyva, volume IV, no.14, Winter Issue, Printmaker, Review, July

Oakland Tribune, Charles Shere review, Artscence