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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

Curriculum Vita

Education

Art Center College of Design (Pasadena, CA) – B. F. A. in Graphic Design & Packaging, awarded with distinction and full scholarship
UCLA (Los Angeles, CA) – B. A. in Design

 

Professional

California Society of Printmakers – Board Member (Bay Area, CA) 2015 to present
Kids & Art Foundation – Volunteer Artist, art workshops for children dealing with pediatric cancer (Bay Area, CA) 2019 to present
Palo Alto Art Center – Volunteer Mentor for the Paula Kirkeby Press Print Studio (Palo Alto, CA) 2017 to 2020
Arc and Line – Principal/Creative Director (San Francisco, CA) 1989 to 2020
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 (Sunnyvale, CA) 2003 to 2010
Academy of Art University – Faculty (San Francisco, CA) 1994 to 1998

 

Juried Exhibitions

2022
The 22nd National – Mixografia Gallery (Los Angeles CA)
   Juror: Kenturah Davis, (70 works selected from 821 submissions)
Salon at the Triton 2D Exhibition – Triton Museum of Art (Santa Clara CA), (100 works selected from 1400 submissions)
The Fierce Urgency of Now: Socially Engaged Printmaking
– Janet Turner Print Museum (Chico CA), (36 works selected from 436 submissions)
Agency: Feminist Art and Power – Museum of Sonoma County (Sonoma CA), Invited by exhibit curator
2021
Salon at the Triton 2D Exhibition – Triton Museum of Art (Santa Clara CA)
2020

Socially Distanced – Jen Tough Online Gallery (Santa Fe NM)
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)
Local Editions: A Celebration of Bay Area Printmaking – Art Center Studio Gallery (Palo Alto CA)
Regional Collective – Janet Turner Print Museum (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
ClimArt2018 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 PrintsPAL 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 Institute
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, 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 MattersPAL Main Gallery (Palo Alto CA)
Illuminating HerstoryPAL Norton Gallery, Women’s Caucus for Art (Palo Alto CA)
2009
ControlSOMArts Gallery (San Francisco CA)
Perspective, Purpose and PassionArt Object Gallery (San Jose CA)
2008
Systems of Sharing: On the Surface
Olive Hyde Gallery (Fremont CA)
Inner Landscapes
Martin Luther King Library (San Jose CA)
Yosemite Renaissance XXIII
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
Canary Foundation, Exhibited at Stanford University, PAL Gallery, and San Jose Grand Prix (Palo Alto CA)

 

Group Exhibitions

2022
California Society of Printmakers Annual Exhibition
– Piedmont Center for the Arts (Piedmont CA)
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)

 

Notable Achievements and Awards

– Acquisition into the Permanent Collection – 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 – 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

 

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)

 

Publications

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

– The California Printmakers Journal Juried, Published Article Between Image and Text and selected for front and back cover images, 2019

 

Residencies

– In Cahoots Residency (Petaluma CA), 2021
– In Cahoots Residency
(Petaluma CA), 2019