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selected exhibitions

 

2010        

pop-up @ dumbo arts center, brooklyn, ny

working in wax: contemporary encaustic painting in northern california @ santa rosa college, ca

 

2009       

red @ berkeley art center, ca

museum of pocket art retrospective @ the lab, san francisco, ca

minor landscapes @ museum of pocket art, austin, tx + other selected cities

big blue deal @ somarts gallery, san francisco, ca

on view: new works from kala @ kala art institute, berkeley, ca

working with wax @ bedford art gallery, walnut creek, ca

 

2008       

artists' annual @ kala art institute, berkeley, ca

translucent: contemporary works in wax @ cain schulte gallery, san francisco, ca

artspan auction @ electric works gallery, san francisco, ca : juror's choice award

 

2007       

soeX MARKS THE SPOT @ southern exposure, san francisco, ca

bay area annual exhibition @ falkirk cultural center, san rafael, ca 

art sale 11 @ the lab, san francisco, ca

 

2006      

big deal auction vii (benefitting visual aid) @ somarts gallery, san francisco, ca

arts on fire @ sanchez art center, pacifica, ca 

impressions 2006 @ sebastopol center for the arts, ca 

alameda art center national @ alameda, ca

 

2005       

monochromatica @ ligne roset, san francisco, ca

correspondence @ lincart, san francisco, ca

selections 2005 @ limn gallery, san francisco, ca

40th ruby anniversary gala @ triton museum of art, santa clara, ca

 

2004      

fort mason printmakers @ fort mason, san francisco, ca

union street art walk @ san francisco, ca

 

2003      

where physics meets metaphysics @ university of california san francisco, ca

where would we be without art @ triton museum of art, santa clara, ca

 

2002     

catherine finn gallery, tiburon, ca

mad river post, san francisco, ca

the glow of the landscape and other beauties @ vorpal gallery, san francisco, ca

cairofornia @ legion of honor museum, san francisco, ca

 

collections

 

work in private collections in baltimore, chicago, honolulu, houston, los angeles, minneapolis, new york, salt lake city, san francisco, washington dc

 

awards + honors

 

2009       

 juror's choice award @ somarts gallery, artspan auction, san francisco, ca

 

2008      

 juror's choice award @ electric works gallery, artspan auction, san francisco, ca

 

2007        

award winner, non-representational category @ california modern, artspan auction, san francisco, ca

 

2004/5    

artist-in-residence @ zeum art for inner city youth, san francisco, ca

 

1997          

critic's residency with barry schwabsky + nancy princenthal, art in america @ maryland art place, baltimore, md

 

1990        

phi beta kappa, franklin + marshall college, lancaster, pa

 

press

 

2008      

dewitt cheng : "fresh work," east bay express, december 31st

 

2007        

george nixon : "get started: a good night out," SF open studios guide, pp. 20-21, 134

 

2005        

kenneth baker : SF chronicle, may 31st

 

2005        

julia scott : "art for city youth celebrates five years," SF open studios guide

 

2003       

"where physics meets metaphysics," ucsf today, november 26th

 

2002      

marie-adele moniot : "salon," SF gate.com, january

 

1998        

george howell : "crosscurrents '97: structural archetypes," art papers, jan/feb, p. 52

 

1997        

mike giuliano : "nature in the abstract: university of maryland art exhibit suggests rather than illustrates," the baltimore sun, september 29th

 

published writings

 

"cream: from the top '08," shotgun review, september 2008

"the oxbow school: 1 part art + 1 part academics," new art examiner feature article, february 2001, pp. 30-33

"john + ann gillen," exhibition catalogue essay for jernigan wicker fine arts, san francisco, ca, october 2000

"robert charles dunahay: palm series," exhibition catalogue essay, jernigan wicker fine arts, san francisco, ca, october 2000

"searchlight: consciousness at the millennium at ccac," exhibition review, art papers, january/february 2000, p. 56

"neural notations at san francisco arts commission gallery," exhibition review, new art examiner, june 2000, p. 43

"larry aleshire + j.d. beltran at san francisco arts commission gallery," exhibition review, new art examiner, december 1999/january 2000, up. 55-56

conducted 70 artist interviews and wrote profiles for nextmonet.com website, 1999-2000

"timothy cummings + lisa kokin at catharine clark," exhibition review, art papers, november/december 1999, p. 60

"the measure of all things," exhibition review, art papers, september/october 1999, p. 62

"samuel yates at refusalon," exhibition review, new art examiner, october 1999, pp. 49-50

"david morrow, toshi onuki and stas orlovski at southern exposure," exhibition review, new art examiner, july/august 1999, p. 55

"manon cleary and joe shannon at maryland art place," exhibition review, articulate contemporary art review, november/december 1997

"structural archetypes," curator essay for exhibition catalogue, university of maryland art gallery, september 1997

"nelson: blum," critical essay for maryland art place critics' residency program, washington review, april/may 1997, p. 19

"robert seyffert," exhibition catalogue essay, washington county museum of fine arts, april 1997

"edward brown: black spring," exhibition review, articulate contemporary art review, march 1997

"offering, new paintings, and territories recalled at school 33 art center," exhibition review, articulate contemporary art review, january/february 1997

"the big show 96: collaborations," exhibition review, articulate contemporary art review, december 1996

"paula crawford and hsin hsi chen at troyer fitzpatrick lassman," exhibition review, articulate contemporary art review, october 1996

 

related experience

 

1996-2001        

freelance writer for art magazines + galleries, including articulate (washington dc), new art examiner (chicago), art papers (atlanta)

 

1997-1998        

administrator for "a celebration of the arts in maryland," an initiative of first lady of maryland, frances hughes glendening, baltimore, md

 

1997                  

curator of "structural archetypes," an eight-artist exhibition at the university of maryland art gallery, college park, md

 

1996-1997        

slide registrar at maryland art place, baltimore, md

 

1996-1997        

member of board of directors + chair of membership committee, fells point creative alliance, baltimore, md

 

1995-1996        

drawing + painting teacher, the art center, university of maryland, college park, md

 

1994-1995        

education coordinator, university of maryland art gallery, college park, md

 

1993-1994        

teaching assistant, advanced painting course, department of art, university of maryland, college park, md

 

1993                  

development intern, washington project for the arts, washington dc

 

1992                  

artist-in-residence program intern, delaware center for contemporary art, wilmington, de

 

1998                  

conservation intern, solomon r. guggenheim museum, new york, ny

 

education

 

1988-1989           

university of east anglia, norwich, uk + venice, italy : year-long study abroad of art history

 

1990                    

franklin + marshall college, lancaster, pa : BA in art history, magna cum laude, phi beta kappa

 

1992                    

university of delaware, newark, de : continuing studies in photography + sculpture

 

1995                     

university of maryland, college park, md : BA in fine art, magna cum laude

 

1999                    

university of california, berkeley, ca : continuing studies in contemporary art + art history

 

2004-2005        

city college of san francisco, ca : continuing studies in printmaking + ceramics