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"My 'Facts are Stubborn Things' is on the exhibit banners!"
Selected for 31 Women Exhibition at the Whitney Modern Gallery
'Waiting for the Water to Rise' 1st Place Award
2017 North American Print Biennial, Lunder Arts Center Cambridge MA
'Bound' at the Whitney Modern Gallery
'In A Constate State of Rising and Falling' 3rd Place Award

Resume and Exhibitions

Education

Art Center College of Design, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Awarded with Distinction and Full Scholarship1987
UCLA, Bachelor of Arts, 1983

 

Professional

• Kids & Art Foundation, Volunteer Artist, Art workshops for children dealing with pediatric cancer, Bay Area CA, 2019 to present
Palo Alto Art Center, Volunteer Mentorship Program for the Paula Kirkeby Press Studio, Palo Alto CA, 2017 to present
California Society of Printmakers, Board Member, 2015 to present
Arc and Line, Principal/Creative Director, 1989 to 2014
Sunnyvale Elementary School District, PTA Art Program Director – Updated and managed art program curriculum, developed parent-docent training, and instructed art and art history lessons for grades K to 5th, 2003 to 2010
Academy of Art University, San Francisco CA, Faculty, 1994 to 1998

 

Selected Collections

Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge MA 
Library of Congress, Washington D.C.
Charles Krause Reporting Fine Art, Washington D.C.
Bank Street Arts Gallery, Sheffield U.K.
Canary Foundation,Redwood City CA

 

Notable Achievements and Awards 

• Aquisition into the Permanent Collection of the Harvard Art Museums, Curator: Elizabeth M. Rudy, Carl A. Weyerhaeuser Associate Curator of Prints, 2020
Awarded Recognition of Achievement in the Art of the Unique Print, 5th National Monotype/Monoprint, The Art Complex Museum, 2018
• 3rd Place
, Pacific Prints, PAL Main Gallery, 2017
• Best of Show
, Politics (Not) as Usual, Branner Spangenberg Gallery, 2016
• 1st Place,
Pacific Prints, PAL Main Gallery, 2016
• Juror’s Merit Recipient
, New Grounds Gallery, 2015
Selected for the Permanent Collection of the Library of Congress, 2014
• Best of Show
, Yosemite Renaissance XXIII Exhibit, Yosemite National Park Museum Gallery, 2008
• Honorable Mention
, LGAA Exhibit, Museum of Los Gatos, 2008
• 1st Place
, Beyond Cancer Exhibit, Canary Foundation & Palo Alto Art League, Three Exhibitions: Stanford University, PAL Main Gallery, and San Jose Grand Prix, 2007
• Selected for on-line exhibit Silicon Valley Art Museum
, 2007 www.svam.org

 

Juried Exhibitions

2021
Salon at the Triton 2D Exhibition, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
2020

• Socially Distanced
, Jen Tough Online Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Selected for – 31 Women, Whitney Modern Gallery, Los Gatos, CA
Curators: Marianne McGrath, MKM Art Curator, Karen Gutfreund and Suzanne Whitney-Smedt
• First Impressions, Davis Arts Center Tsao Gallery, Davis, CA
2019
• 2019 North American Print Biennial
, Jewett Art Gallery, Wellesley, MA
Juror: Shelley R. Langdale, Curator of Modern Prints and Drawings National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
• Art Santa Fe,
Jen Tough Gallery, Invited Artists Collective, Santa Fe, NM
Selected for – Local Editions: A Celebration of Bay Area Printmaking, Palo Alto Art Center, Studio Gallery, CA
• Regional Collective, 
Janet Turner Print Museum, CSU, Chico CA
Juror: Leslie Jones, Curator of Prints and Drawings at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art
• 13th California Centered: Printmaking Exhibition, 
Merced Multicultural Arts Center, Merced CA
Juror: Leslie Jones, Curator of Prints and Drawings at the Los Angeles County Museum Jamey Brzezinski, Professor Emeritus at Merced College
2018
• ClimArt – 2018 Climate Action Summit Exhibition, 
Academy of Art University Cannery Galleries, San Francisco CA
Juror: Gail Wight, Associate Professor, Stanford University
• RISE: Empower, Change and Action!, 
Whitney Modern Gallery, Los Gatos CA
Juror:  Suzanne Whitney-Smedt; Marianne McGrath, Curator of New Museum Los Gatos (NUMU); and Gutfreund Cornett Art
• 5th National Monotype/Monoprint, 
The Art Complex Museum, Duxbury MA
Juror: Judith Brodsky, Board Chair, New York Foundation for the Arts; Founder, Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper 
2017
• 2017 North American Print Biennial
, Lunder Arts Center, Cambridge MA
Juror: Judith Brodie, Curator of Modern Prints and Drawings National Gallery of Art, Washington D.C.
• Pacific Prints
, PAL Main Gallery, Palo Alto CA
Juror: Alice Wu, Kala Art Institute
• Figures and Faces, 
PAL Main Gallery, Palo Alto CA
Juror: George Rivera, Executive Director & Senior Curator at the Triton Museum
• Artists (Not) as Usual,
4 Person ExhibitionBranner Spangenberg Gallery, Redwood City CA
Juror:  Michael Pauker and Martha Branner
2016
• Artist United!, 
Charles Krause Reporting Fine Art Gallery, Washington D.C. 
• Politics (Not) as Usual, 
Branner Spangenberg Gallery, Redwood City CA
Juror:  Michael Pauker and Martha Branner
• Pacific Prints
, PAL Main Gallery, Palo Alto CA
Juror: Andrea Voinot, Kala Art Institutet
2015
• International Exhibition, 
New Grounds Gallery, Albuquerque NM
Juror: Wesley Pulkka and Regina Heldt
• 5th Sheffield International Artist’s Book Prize, 
Bank Street Arts Gallery, Sheffield U.K.
2014
• Landscapes, Seascapes & Urbanscapes, 
PAL Main Gallery, Palo Alto CA
Juror: Sara Kabot, Cantor Center for Visual Artist
• Selected for the Permanent Collection of the Library of Congress
, Curator of Fine Prints: Katherine Blood
2013
• 100 Years in Print, 
SF Center of the Book Gallery, San Francisco CA
2012
• Pressing Matters, 
PAL Main Gallery, Palo Alto CA
• Illuminating Herstory, 
PAL Norton Gallery, Women’s Caucus for Art, Palo Alto
2009
• Control Exhibit, 
SOMArts Gallery, San Francisco CA
• Perspective, Purpose and Passion,
 Art Object Gallery, San Jose CA
2008
• Systems of Sharing: On the Surface, 
Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont
• Inner Landscapes, 
Martin Luther King Library, San Jose
• Yosemite Renaissance XXIII Exhibit, 
Yosemite National Park Museum Gallery, Yosemite National Park CA
• Los Gatos Art Association Exhibit, 
Museum of Los Gatos, Los Gatos CA
Juror: George Rivera, Executive Director & Senior Curator at the Triton Museum
• Personal Impressions, 
Pacific Grove Art Center, Gill and Boyer Gallery, Pacific Grove CA
2007
• Beyond Cancer Exhibit,
Canary Foundation, Palo Alto, Exhibited at Stanford University, PAL Main Gallery and San Jose Grand Prix
• Selected for On-line Exhibition, 
Silicon Valley Art Museum
• Figures-Human & Anatomical, 
PAL Main Gallery, Palo Alto CA

 

Group Exhibitions

2021
Extraction: Response to the Changing World Environment, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica CA
2020
First Impressions, Davis Arts Center, Tsao Gallery, Davis CA
2019

• Art of Healing, 
Enso Gallery, Half Moon Bay CA
2018
• California Society of Printmakers Annual Exhibition, 
Piedmont Center for the Arts, Piedmont CA
2017
• Selected Group Exhibit, 
Branner Spangenberg Gallery, Redwood City CA
• California Society of Printmakers Annual Exhibition, 
Piedmont Center for the Arts, Piedmont CA
2016
• California Society of Printmakers Annual Exhibition, 
Piedmont Center for the Arts, Piedmont CA
2015
• CTL Z, 
Solo Exhibition, Silicon Valley Community Foundation, Los Altos CA

 

Publications

• REED California’s Oldest Literary Journal, Juried, Published Artwork, 2020

The California Printmaker Journal, Juried, Published Article Between Image and Text and Selected for Front and Back Cover Images, 2019

 

Art Residencies

2021 In Cahoots Residency, Petaluma CA
2019 In Cahoots Residency, Petaluma CA