Alumni Notes Fall 2017

CCA’s alumni notes list the latest alumni achievements: exhibitions, published works, awards & honors, notable accomplishments, and more!

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Image: Sofia Cordova (MFA 2010) 'Dame la mano paloma, para subira tu nido', 2017.

 

1950

Joseph Tanous: Featured in: "His success? Credit luck, and his wife," Adams County Record, Sept. 2017.

1951

Ruth Rippon: Solo Show: Exuberant Earth, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA, Oct. 2017-Feb. 2018. Featured in: "Stunning ceramics by Sacramento artistic luminary Ruth Rippon featured at the Crocker", The Sacramento Bee, Dec. 2017.

1955

Kay Sekimachi: Group shows: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018; A Line Can Go Anywhere, James Cohan, New York, NY, Sept.-Oct. 2017. Featured in: "What to See in New York Art Galleries This Week," The New York Times, Sept. 2017.

1956

Manuel Neri: Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

1961

Garry Bennett: Solo Show: The Object at Hand, Transmission Gallery, Oakland, CA, Dec. 2017- Jan. 2018.

Esteban Villa: Featured in: "Art for people's sake," Sacramento News Reviews, Oct. 2017.

1962

Joan Brown: Group Show: *Connect & Connect Live Auction*, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Arts, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

1968

Carole Beadle: Curated: Messages: Material Matters, Fine Arts Gallery College of Marin, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

1969

Peter Schnore: Solo shows: Jewish Cultural Center of Reading, Nov.-Dec. 2017; Lifetime Achievement Exhibition of Painting and Modern Art, Wyomissing, PA, Sept.-Dec. 2017. Featured in: "Art review: Peter Schnore celebrated as regional treasure," Reading Eagle, Nov. 2017.

Eve Steccati-Tanovitz: Solo Show: Worldly Remnants, Albany Community Center/Library, Albany, CA, Nov. 2017.

1970

Barbara Kasten: Solo show: Parti Pris, Borolami Gallery, New York, NY, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

1971

Suzanne Storer: Solo Show: The Figure In High Relief, Bella Muse Gallery, Ogden, Utah, Aug. 2017.

1972

Robert Barrett: Solo Show: Seven Deadly Sins, The River in Rancho Mirage, Rancho Mirage, CA, Oct.-Nov. 2017.

Bella Feldman: Group show: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018.

1974

Margaret Biddle: Career: Joined Cartoon Movement, Aug. 2017.

Jon Taner: Group Show: Street Banners, Studio Montclair, Montclair, NJ, Oct.-Dec. 2017.

Jan Walker: Solo show: Studio 94B, Watts Woodland Airport, Sept. 2017; Featured in: "Work of Jan Walker explores lighting and oils," Daily Democrat, Sept. 2017.

1975

Eva Bovenzi: Group Show: About Abstraction: Bay Area Women Painters, Beford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, Sept.-Dec. 2017.

1978

Jamie Brunson: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

1979

Annie Morhauser: Featured in: "Holiday gifting, DIY-style, with Annieglass", San Francisco Chronicle, Nov. 2017.

1980

Agnes Murray Walker: Group show: Plant Cure, Central Booking, New York, NY, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

1981

Ray Beldner: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Jan Watten: Group Show: Distance, Jingletown Art Studios, Oakland, CA, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

1983

Robin Dintiman: Group show: DrawCutShootPrintAssemble, The Trenton City Museum at Ellarslie, NJ, Nov. 2017- Jan. 2018.

Kathryn Dunlevie: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017; Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

1984

Kit Colman: Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Susan Sharman: Group show: Refuge, Jennifer Perlmutter Gallery, Lafayette, CA, Sept.-Oct. 2017; Featured in: "Shared love of nature at East Bay artists' 'Refuge' exhibit," East Bay Times, Oct. 2017; "Ongoing discoveries at Perlmutter gallery: 'Refuge' and 'Stranger Things' pop-up show," Lamorinda Weekly, Oct. 2017.

1986

Mikae Masuko Hara: Solo show: Forever, Galerie Petites Formes, Osaka, Japan, Oct.-Nov. 2017.

1987

Ann Weber: Solo show: Moon over San Pedro, Long Beach Museum of Art, Nov. 2017-Jan. 2018;  Embody: Ann Weber, Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

1988

Lampo Leong: Solo show: Ortlip Gallery, Houghton College, Oct.-Dec. 2017; Featured in: "Exhibit Highlights Cultural Exchange," The Houghton Star, Oct. 2017.

Jeffery West: Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

1990

Ana María Hernando: Group show: Las (H)adas, Museo de las Americas, Denver, CO, Oct. 2017-Jan. 2018.

Amy Kaufman: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017; Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Michele Pred: Group Show: Give Us The Vote, ArtsWestchester Gallery, White Plains, NY, Oct. 2017-Feb. 2018.

1991

Taraneh Hemami: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017. Presented: Artist Panel, ASAP/9: The Arts of the Present, UC Berkeley, CA, Fall 2017. Commission: Desire, This Is What I Want (TIWIW), San Francisco, CA, Fall 2017.

Lisa Kokin: Group show: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018.

Nancy Mintz: Solo show: Nancy Mintz: Field Notes, Traywick Contemporary, Berkeley CA, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Anne Stevens: Featured in: "Fundamental Commonalities," Sheridan Road, Oct. 2017.

1992

China Blue: Solo show: Brain's Eyes, Warren Alpert Medical School, Brown University, Providence, RI, Nov. 2017-Mar. 2018.

Jane Grimm: Group Show: Big Exhibition of Small Works, Andra Norris Gallery, Burlingame, CA, Nov. 2017-Jan. 2018.

Erik Schmitt: Award: 2017 Yerba Buena Center for the Arts Fellowship, San Francisco, CA, Fall 2017.

Thomas Wojak: Group Show: ca.inked, Jen Tough Gallery, Vallejo, CA, Dec. 2017-Jan. 2018.

1993

Gregory Gavin: Featured in: "Feature: Former Woodside Elementary student returns, with a river," The Almanac, Dec. 2017.

Naomie Kremer: Solo show: Vantage II, Octavia Art Gallery, Houston, TX, Sept.-Oct. 2017. Group show: About Abstraction: Bay Area Women Painters, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, Sept.-Dec. 2017; Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017. Work acquired: Arkansas Arts Center, 2017. Featured in: "Painting and Time," Journal of Contemporary Painting, Lancaster University, UK, Oct. 2017.

Nathaniel Parsons: Solo Show: Together We Make Things Happen, Gallery 16, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

1994

Chandra Cerrito: Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

1995  

Neil Grimmer: Featured in: "Oakland startup bets on creating a healthy Habit through data," San Francisco Chronicle, Sept. 2017.

Wendy Heilweil: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017; Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Rachel Shuman: Presented: One October, Beacon Independent Film Festival, Sept. 2017. Featured in: "Shot in 2008, New Film Tackles Urban Change," The Highlands Current, Sept. 2017.

1996

Geoff Chadsey: Solo show: Heroes and Secondaries, Faye G., Jo, and James Stone Gallery, Nov. 2017. Featured in: "Exploring Constructions of Masculinity," BU Today, Nov. 2017.

Michael Hall: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Todd Hido: Solo show: In Focus: Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize, National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C., Nov. 2017. Presented: "In Conversation: Todd Hido," National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C., Nov. 2017. Award: Taylor Wessing Portrait Prize, National Portrait Gallery, Washington D.C., Nov. 2017.

1997

Jonah Becker: Featured in: "I'm Jonah Becker, Fitbit VP of Design, and This Is How I Work", lifehacker, Oct. 2017.

Sydney Cohen: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Jaime Guerrero: Featured in: "Neighbors," Craft in America, PBS, Sept. 2017.

Georgia Hodges: Solo show: Atmospheric Conditions, The Beachside Bar & Kitchen, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

Sarah Newton: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

1998

Jules de Balincourt: Featured in: "Jules de Balingcourt: Searching the Wave of Possibility", Juxtapoz, Dec. 2017.

Christopher Russell: Group show: Surface Tension, The Arts Center, Corvallis, OR, Oct.-Nov. 2017. Presented: "Surface Tension", The Arts Center, Corvallis, OR, Oct. 2017. Featured in: "'Surface Tension,' works by Christopher Russell and Rafael Soldi on view at The Arts Center," the e, Oct. 2017.

1999

Nuala Creed: Group Show: Touchstone, National Design and Craft Gallery, Kilkeny Castle, Ireland, Nov. 2017-Jan. 2018. Published: "Eco Children work by Nuala Creed", Art Doll Quarterly, Fall 2017. Award: Residency, Center for Ceramics Berlin, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Desiree Holman: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Amanda Hughen: Group Show: Hughen / Starkweather: Where Water Meets Land, Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, CA, Sept.-Nov. 2017.

Rob Sato: Solo Show: Arco Iris, Giant Robot 2 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, Oct. 2017.

Rommel Taylor: Award: Bayview Opera House-2017 Preservation Design Award for Rehabilitation, California Preservation Foundation, 2017.

Annie Vought: Solo show: A Sketchy Outline, Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Aug.-Sept. 2017.

2000

Anthony Discenza: Group show: VAC Foundation Palazzo delle Zattere Dorsoduro, Venice, Italy, Nov. 2017-Mar. 2018.

Alexandra Grant: Group show: Shadows, Galerie Gradiva, Paris, Nov. 2017.

2001

Pattyums Dintino: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Cybele Lyle: Group show: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018.

Dio Hector Mendoza: Award: Artist in Residence, Monterey Museum of Art, Dec. 2017-Jan. 2018. Featured in: "Monterey Museum of Art Announces Monterey Artist Hector Dionicio Mendoza to Hold Month-Long Artist-in-Residency and Art Project Starting Dec. 23," Pr*urgent, Dec. 2017.

2002

Yulia Pinkusevich: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Jim Ricks: Award: Alternate Exposure Grant, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

Therese Tierney: Group Show: Intelligent Infrastructure,  San Francisco Bay Area Planning and Urban Research Association, Sept. 2017. Lectured: "Intelligent Infrastructure:  Zipcars, Invisible Networks & Urban Transformation", UC Berkeley, USF, Sept. 2017. Career: Associate Professor and Director, URL: Urban Research Lab, University of Illinois Urbana Champaign.

Tobias Tovera: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Mary Elizabeth Yarbrough: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

2003

Ben Belknap: Solo Show: Ben Belknap - New Ceramic Work, Roscoe Ceramic Gallery, Oakland, CA, Oct. 2017.

Kimberly Curtis: Solo show: Reconfigured, Kasia Kay Art Projects, Chicago, IL, Oct. 2017.

Erin Wheeler: Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

2004

John Chiara: Solo show: Lands End: California at Larkin, Haines Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017. Featured in: "Nothing Outdated About John Chiara's Traditional Techniques", KQED, Nov. 2017; "Photographing California with a camera as big as a truck", Los Angeles Times, Oct. 2017; "California Today: An Analog View of California," The New York Times, Oct. 2017.

James Chronister: Solo Show: Glass Summers, Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Oct.-Dec. 2017.

Edith Garcia Monnet: Group Show: Home from Home, Ceramics by International Artists Working in Britain, Contemporary Applied Arts, London, UK, Oct.- Nov. 2017.

Vanessa Marsh: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017; Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Yuki Maruyama: Solo show: Ocular Trip, UFO Gallery, Berkeley, CA, Sept. 2017. Award: Kala Art Institute Fellowship, Kala Art Institute, Oct. 2017-May 2018.

Sean McFarland: Solo show: Sean McFarland: Echo, Casemore Kirkeby, San Francisco, CA, Sept.-Oct. 2017. Presented: SECA Artist Talk, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Sept. 2017.

Mitzi Pederson: Group Show: 12 WORKS BY 12 ARTISTS WORKING AT 1240 MINNESOTA STREET, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Ben Peterson: Solo Show: Chevalier, Stable Invocation, Santa Rosa, CA, Sept. 2017.

Bayeté Ross-Smith: Group show: Question Bridge: Black Males, Oakland Museum of California, Sept. 2017-Feb. 2018. Work aquired: Question Bridge: Black Males, Oakland Museum of California, 2017.

Mason St. Peter: Featured in: "General Store Cofounder Mason St. Peter Is the Architect of Surfers' Dreams," 7x7, Sept. 2017.

Michele Theberge: Group Show: Pacific Bridge, Sakai Museum, Osaka, Japan, Oct. 2017; About Abstraction: Bay Area Women Artists, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, Sept.-Dec. 2017.

Hank Willis Thomas: Group shows: The Embedded Message: Quilting in Contemporary Art, Visual Arts Center of Richmond, CA, Dec. 2017-Feb. 2018; Art in the Open, Museum of the City of New York, Nov. 2017-May 2018; Prospect 4, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018; Question Bridge: Black Males, Oakland Museum of California, Sept. 2017-Feb. 2018; Jacob Lawrence: Lines of Influence, SCAD Museum of Art, Savannah GA, Sept. 2017-Feb. 2018; AIMIA | AGO Photography Prize Exhibition, Art Gallery of Ontario, Sept. 2017-Jan. 2018; Sonic Rebellion: Music as Resistance, MoCAD, Detroit, MI, Sept. 2017-Jan. 2018; Monument Lab: A Public Art and History Project, Philadelphia, PA, Sept.-Nov. 2017. Lectures: Question Bridge Artist Talk, Oakland Museum of Contemporary Art, Nov. 2017; Benesse Lecture, Cincinnati Art Museum, Nov. 2017; TEDWomen 2017: Bridges, New Orleans, LA, Nov. 2017; "LOVE OVER RULES", California Historical Society, San Francisco, Nov. 2017; "I am. Amen.", Pryor Lecturer, Memphis, TN, Sept. 2017. Award: 2017 Aimia | AGO Photography Prize. Work aquired: Question Bridge: Black Males, Oakland Museum of California, 2017. Commission: Love Over Rules, Sites Unseen, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017. Featured in: "In New Public Art, Hank Willis Thomas Lights Up a Loving Message", KQED, Nov. 2017; "Artist Sews Together Sports and Geopolitics", The New York Times, Oct. 2017. "Hank Willis Thomas: why does America's great protest artist think things are better under Trump?," The Guardian, Oct. 2017; "Philadelphia's Monument Lab Asks, 'What's Right for Public Space?'," Hyperallergic, Oct. 2017; "Hank Willis Thomas on His New Work, Charlottesville, and Modernism's Debt to African Art," artnet news, Oct. 2017.

2005

Yadira Cazares: Award: Alternate Exposure Grant, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

Angela Hennessy: Solo Show: When and where I enter, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, Oct.-Dec. 2017. Featured in: "Black and white: a fairytale about art and life," words about art, Nov. 2017.

Mary Kluth: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Reed Rickert: Presented: The Third Root, Cine+Mas San Francisco Latino Film Festival, Sept. 2017. Featured in: "Local filmmakers in spotlight at ninth Cine+Mas festival," San Francisco Examiner, Sept. 2017.

James Seevers: Group Show:  ABSTRACTabstract, Forthrite Printing, Oakland, CA, Dec. 2017.

Anu Vikram: Published: Decolonizing Culture: Essays on the Intersection of Art and Politics, Art Practical Books and Sming Sming Books, Oct. 2017.

Derek Weisberg: Group shows: Derek Weisberg and Ivana Popov, Underdonk Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Sept.-Oct. 2017; This is Not a Teapot, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Sept. 2017; Potheads, BKLYN CLAY, Brooklyn, NY, Sept. 2017.

Tanya Zimbardo: Curated: New Work: Kerry Tribe, SFMOMA, Oct. 2017-Feb. 2018. Presented: Seth Price's: Redistrbution, The Wattis Institute, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

2006

Michele Carlson: Group Show: No matter the intentions: On equity in the arts, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Elise Irving: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Evan Kolker: Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

David Maisel: Solo show: David Maisel: Selections from Black Maps, Harvard University Center for the Environment, Cambridge, MA, Nov. 2017-May 2018. Group shows: Land and Lens: Photographers Envision the Environment, Middlebury College Museum of Art, Sept.-Dec. 2017; Nucleus: Imagining Science, Noorderlict Photography Festival, Groningen, Holland, Oct.-Nov. 2017. Lectures: "David Maisel: Black Maps," Harvard University Center for the Environment, Cambridge, MA, Nov. 2017; "David Maisel: Black Maps and Proving Ground," Middlebury College, Nov. 2017.

Michael Meyer: Group show: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018.

Mark Rodriguez: Group Show: Facing, BBQLA, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Tracy Timmins: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Jamie Vasta: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

2007

Nathan Davis: Group Show: Contemporary Art Qatar, Kraftwerk Berlin, Sponsored by Qatar Museum Authority, Berlin, Germany, Dec. 2017-Jan. 2018.

Rhonda Holberton: Group Show: Stardust to Steel, CCA Hubbell Street Galleries, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Bessma Khalaf: Career: Curatorial Council Member, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Weston Teruya: Group Show: No matter the intentions: On equity in the arts, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Lindsey White: Presented: SECA Artist Talk, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Sept. 2017. Featured in: "Bringing the Theatricality of Magic and Comedy to Art," Hyperallergic, Sept. 2017.

2008

Michelle Blade: Group Show: Binder of Women, The Pit, Glendale, CA, Dec. 2017.

Christina Empedocles: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017. Featured in: "Financial Advice for Artists from Four Experts," Artsy, Sept. 2017.

Joshua Hershman: Solo show: Joshua Hershman, Vergette Gallery, Southern Illinois University, Nov. 2017. Lecture: Southern Illinois University, Nov. 2017.

Marcail McWilliams: Featured in: "Yolo County wool mill operating again," Daily Democrat, Dec. 2017.

Travis Meinolf: Presented: ICA Live! - Travis Meinolf: Action Weaver, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept. 2017.

Aaron Poritz: Featured in: "An $18,500 Home Bar for the Most Aspirational of Cocktail Makers", Bloomberg Pursuits, Sept. 2017.

Leah Rosenberg: Group Shows: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018; Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Marci Washington: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

2009

Zakary Brazen: Career: Senior Vice President, Creative Services West Coast, MKTG / Dentsu Aegis, San Francisco, CA.

Torreya Cummings: Group Shows: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018; Six Sensational Ocean Views, McEvoy Foundation for the Arts, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017; 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017. Featured in: "Each of us has our own ghost town Oakland Museum installation reminds us," San Francisco Chronicle, Sept. 2017.

Julia Goodman: Group show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017; Jewish Folktales Retold: Artist as Maggid, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017-Jan. 2018; Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017. Presented: Gallery talk, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

Jason Hanasik: Presented: How to Make a Pearl, IDFA, Amsterdam, Nov. 2017; How to Make a Pearl, DOC NYC, Nov. 2017; Camden International Film Festival, Sept. 2017. Work acquired: How to Make a Pearl, The Guardian Documentaries Division.

Shawn HibmaCronan: Solo Show: Beautiful Bones, Local Language, Oakland, CA, Nov. 2017. Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Hilary Pecis: Group Show: Binder of Women, The Pit, Glendale, CA, Dec. 2017.

Conrad Ruiz: Group Show: Facing, BBQLA, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Ohad Sarfaty: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Zachary Royer Scholz: Group Shows: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018; 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Erik Scollon: Solo Show: Bring Your Body with You, Recology, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Joshua Smith: Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

2010

Vanessa Ayala: Featured in: "This Latina Artist is Dominating Instagram with her Iconic Celebrity Paintings," Latina, Dec. 2017.

Sofia Cordova: Solo shows: Where Thieves Go After Death, Arizona State University Museum, Oct.-Dec. 2017; The Gentle Voice That Talks To You Won't Talk Forever, City Limits, Oakland, CA, Sept.-Oct. 2017. Group shows: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, The Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018; Buried in the Mix, MEWO Kunsthalle, Germany, Sept. 2017-Jan. 2018; Soul Mining, Arizona State University Museum, Sept.-Dec. 2017. Award: Int'l Artist Residency, Arizona State University Museum, Sept. 2017.

Rema Ghuloum: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Jackie Im: Curated: An Idea of a Boundary, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, Sept. 2017-Jan. 2018.

Ace Lehner: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Helena Parriott: Group show: CLUE: Mr. Drury with Eyes Wide Open, UrbanGlass, Brooklyn, NY, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Amanda Quiroz: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Indhira Rojas Sanchez: Featured in: "Anxy magazine gets personal with mental health", San Francisco Chronicle, Sept. 2017.

Hanna Vogel: Group Show: Craft Forms, Wayne Art Center, Wayne, PA, Dec. 2017-Jan.2018. Published: "Installation Art and the Mobile Embodied Viewer", Yearbook of Moving Image Studies, Nov. 2017. Award: Artist in Residence, Corporation of Yaddo, Oct.-Nov. 2017.

Hillary Wiedemann: Award: Artist in Residence, Little Paper Planes, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

2011

Fred Alvarado: Award: Alternate Exposure Grant, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

Serena Cole: Curated: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Mik Gaspay: Career: Curatorial Council Member, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Bean Gilsdorf: Solo Show: Trouble at Home, Stroboskop Gallery, Warsaw, Poland, Sept.-Oct. 2017. Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Julie Henson: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Sarah Hotchkiss: Published: "Headlands Balances Preservation and Intervention with New Artist Commissions", KQED Arts, Sept. 2017.

Mark Johnsen: Group Show: Editions: Artwork in Multiples, Borderline, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 2017; ca.inked, Jen Tough Gallery, Vallejo, CA, Dec. 2017-Jan. 2018.

David Kasprzak: Group show: Jewish Folktales Retold: Artist as Maggid, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017-Jan. 2018.

Maysha Mohamedi: Group Show: Binder of Women, The Pit, Glendale, CA, Dec. 2017.

Colin O'Reilly: Featured in: "Southern-made styles for the home," AJC, Sept. 2017.

Sarah Thibault: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017; 12 WORKS BY 12 ARTISTS WORKING AT 1240 MINNESOTA STREET, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

2012

Simone Bailey: Solo Show: Simone Bailey, Museum of the African Diaspora, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 2017.

Ashley Eva Brock: Featured in: "Climate Beneficial Design: with Heidi Iverson, Ashley Eva Brock, and Industry of All Nations", Fibershed, Sept. 2017.

Alexander Brown: Group Show: Fulfill the Dream, Space Heater Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Nov. 2017-Jan. 2018.

Melissa Dickenson: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Liam Everett: Presented: SECA Artist Talk, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Sept. 2017.

Rebekah Goldstein: Group Show: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018; About Abstraction: Bay Area Women Painters, Beford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, Sept.-Dec. 2017.

Larissa Greer: Published: "Joseph," Hologram Press, co-authored with Dena Rash Guzman, 2017.

Kate Klingbeil: Group show: This is Not a Teapot, Ground Floor Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Sept. 2017.

Bruna Massadas: Group show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017; Missed Connections, Basement Projects, Santa Ana, CA, Sept. 2017.

K.r.m. Mooney: Presented: SECA Artist Talk, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Sept. 2017.

Kate Nartker: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Toyin Odutola: Featured in: "ELLE WOMEN IN ART: WHO TO KNOW, LOVE, COLLECT", Elle, Nov. 2017; "Known for Her Conceptual Portraiture, Toyin Ojih Odutola's First Solo Museum Show in New York Opens at the Whitney Oct. 20", culture type, Oct. 2017.

Ashley Stull Meyer: Featured in: "Marylhurst University's Art Gym names new director and curator," The Oregonian, Oct. 2017. Career: appointed Director and Curator, Marylhurst University Art Gym, Oct. 2017.

Kevin Taylor: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

2013

Teresa Baker: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Eric Dyer: Featured in: "Interview: Eric Dyer," Create! Magazine, Sept. 2017.

Jeremy Ehling: Featured in: "Fire Claimed Artist's Home, Studio and Experimental Exhibition Space", KQED, Nov. 2017.

Lindsey Lyons: Group Show: Binder of Women, The Pit, Glendale, CA, Dec. 2017.

Em Meine: Group Shows: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018; Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

Rodrigo Ortiz Monasterio: Featured in: "The 20 Most Influential Young Curators in Latin America", ARTSY, Oct. 2017.

Jordan Reznick: Group Show: The Residents, Dickerman Prints Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Lorien Stern: Featured in: "Lorien Stern: On the Land", Juxtapoz, Sept. 2017.

Lauren Taylor: Career: Curatorial Council Member, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

2014

Manuel Angeja: Group Show: ABSTRACTabstract, Forthrite Printing, Oakland, CA, Dec. 2017.

Alexis Bolter: Group Show: Terrain Biennial Performance Day, Terrain Biennial, Los Angeles, CA, Nov. 2017.

Diedrick Brackens: Solo show: Diedrick Brackens: a slow reckoning, Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita, KS, Sept.-Dec. 2017. Group show: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018. Featured in: "Intersectionality of black, queer identities showcased in art by Cal State Long Beach's Diedrick Brackens", Q Voice News, Nov. 2017.

Leah Bromberg: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Kristine Eudey: Solo Show: Magik Sex Sugar Blood, 100%, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017. Group Show: Re: x 14 Haphazard Paradigm, Re: Art Show, Brooklyn, NY, Sept. 2017.

Pierre-Francois Galpin: Curated: Jewish Folktales Retold: Artist as Maggid, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017-Jan. 2018.

Lisa Jonas Taylor: Group shows: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018; Self World, Bass & Reiner Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017.

Michael Rothfeld: Group show: Jewish Folktales Retold: Artist as Maggid, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017-Jan. 2018.

Dorothy Santos: Presented: "How to Talk About Contemporary Art," Art Practical, De Young, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

Anton Stuebner: Award: The Writing Residency, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

2015

Indira Allegra: Group shows: Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017; 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017; Past Presence, Pro Arts, Oakland, CA, Sept. 2017. Award: Lava Thomas and Peter Danzig Fellowship, Djerassi, Oct.-Nov. 2017.

Beryl Bevilacque: Group Show: Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

Lukaza Branfman-Verissimo: Group Show: Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017; The Black Infinity, The Beginning of Never Ending, No Place Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Dec. 2017; Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, Nov.-Dec. 2017. Presented: Artist Talk, Betti Ono Gallery, Oakland, Dec. 2017.

Maria Guzman Capron: Group Show: The Embedded Message: Quilting in Contemporary Art, Visual Arts Center of Richmond, CA, Dec. 2017-Feb. 2018; The Black Infinity, The Beginning of Never Ending, No Place Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Dec. 2017; Fulfill the Dream, Space Heater Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Nov. 2017-Jan. 2018; Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017. Award: The Stipend, 2017.

Danielle Genzel: Group Show: Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

Jessica Hubbard: Group Show: Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

Lynn Kirby: Performed: Transmissions, Kadist, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 2017.

Olivia Krause: Group Show: Kah-meel-E-yun, Pro Arts' Gallery, Oakland, CA, Oct. 2017.

Lana Licata: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; Kah-meel-E-yun, Pro Arts' Gallery, Oakland, CA, Oct. 2017.

Erica Molesworth: Group Show: Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

Alyssa Montantes: Featured in: "Charter school prepares teachers to personalize learning for every student," EdSource, Oct. 2017.

Adriana Rabinovitch: Group Show: Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017.

Megan Reed: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; Our archive, a Site of Making for 20 Artists, Past & Present, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017; Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Kaveh Sayar Irani: Solo Show: CONFABULATION -- A DERIVATION OF PAST AND PRESENT; THE PRESENT THAT IS THE PAST MOMENTARILY, Dastan's Basement, Iran, Nov. 2017.

Courtney Sennish: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Emmanuel Sevilla: Group Show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Olivia Shih: Group Show: FIFTEEN / Emerging Artist Show, Shibumi Gallery, Berkely, CA, Sept-Oct. 2017.

Minji Sohn: Group show: In-Between Places: Korean-American Artists in the Bay Area, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA, Sept.-Dec. 2017. Presented: "A Ghost Story", Dwelling In-Between: Korean Americans in the Bay Area, David Brower Center, UC Berkeley, Oct. 2017.

Joshua Peder Stulen: Group show: Sabbath: The 2017 Dorothy Saxe Invitational, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA, Nov. 2017-Feb. 2018.

Shushan Tesfuzigta: Award: Artist in Residence, Little Paper Planes, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Shawn Xiao Wang: Group show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017; Introductions 2017, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Aug.-Sept. 2017.

Micah Wood: Group Show: 12 WORKS BY 12 ARTISTS WORKING AT 1240 MINNESOTA STREET, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017. Curated: Virgins Virgining, NIAD Art Center, Richmond, CA, Sept. 2017. Award: Liquitex Research Residency Program, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

2016

Nicole Aponte: Group show: Transformed: 30 Shirts by 30 Artists, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Jesus Barraza: Group Show: ca.inked, Jen Tough Gallery, Vallejo, CA, Dec. 2017-Jan. 2018.

Paulina Berczynski: Group show: Transformed: 30 Shirts by 30 Artists, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Abraham Chan: Group Show: Flush!, TOTO's Concept 190, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Sarah Farahat: Group show: On Time, Matter, Portland, OR, Dec. 2017. Performance: "The Call," Oakland Museum of California, 2017. Award: Cultural Organizer Resident, Pacific Northwest College, 2017-18.

Sienna Freeman: Featured in: "Extremities of Human Consciousness: Interview with Sienna Freeman", create magazine, Dec. 2017.

Bex Freund: Featured in: "Deaf Painter Discusses Being an Artist with a Disability", Huffpost, Oct. 2017.

Garth Fry: Group show: Transformed: 30 Shirts by 30 Artists, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Mary Mocas: Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Bonny Nahmias: Solo Show: Bonny Nahmias + One Resident Artist, One Plus One Plus Two, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017. Awarded: Artist in Residency, +One Residency, Sept. 2017.

Koak: Group Show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017. Award: Liquitex Research Residency Program, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

Trevi Pendro: Group Show: FIFTEEN / Emerging Artist Show, Shibumi Gallery, Berkely, CA, Sept-Oct. 2017.

Ben Quinn: Solo show: Grasshead, Massman Gallery, Oakland, CA, Nov. 2017. Group Show: Fulfill the Dream, Space Heater Gallery, Brooklyn, NY, Nov. 2017-Jan. 2018; Virgins Virgining, NIAD Art Center, Richmond, CA, Sept. 2017; Transformed: 30 Shirts by 30 Artists, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Kate Robards: Solo Show: Ain't That Rich, The Marsh, San Francisco, CA, Oct.-Dec. 2017.

Elizabeth Russell: Group show: Takeover: San Francisco, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA, Nov.-Dec. 2017; 12 WORKS BY 12 ARTISTS WORKING AT 1240 MINNESOTA STREET, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017; Transformed: 30 Shirts by 30 Artists, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017. Presented: Artist talk, The Painting Salon, Oakland, CA, Oct. 2017. 

Jennifer Shada: Group Show: Editions: Artwork in Multiples, Borderline, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 2017.

Felix Talkin: Solo Show: Young Wizard, All Gold, Berkeley, CA, Dec. 2017. Group show: Transformed: 30 Shirts by 30 Artists, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Sophia Zoe Zou: Group Show: Flush!, TOTO's Concept 190, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

2017

Nathan Becka: Group show: Transformed: 30 Shirts by 30 Artists, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Michael Boyce: Featured in: "Artists' books explain tough stuff to kids," Go Erie, Dec. 2017.

Shaghayegh Cyrous: Group Show: Flush!, TOTO's Concept 190, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017.

Logan Ellis: Published: Etymologizer, Maudlin House, Oct. 2017.

Janet Eo: Solo Show: A Lattice Window, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Oct.-Nov. 2017.

Marissa Geoffroy: Group Show: Editions: Artwork in Multiples, Borderline, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 2017.

Piper Grosswendt: Group show: Transformed: 30 Shirts by 30 Artists, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Tania Houtzager: Group show: 16th Annual Benefit Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Oct. 2017. Introductions 2017, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, Aug.-Sept. 2017.

Dionne Lee: Group Show: The Black Infinity, The Beginning of Never Ending, No Place Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Dec. 2017; Editions: Artwork in Multiples, Borderline, San Francisco, CA, Dec. 2017.

Carolina Magis Weinberg: Group Show: The Black Infinity, The Beginning of Never Ending, No Place Gallery, Columbus, Ohio, Dec. 2017.

Woody de Othello: Solo Show: Sometimes I Feel Good, Sometimes I don't, Nook Gallery, Oakland, CA, Aug.-Sept. 2017. Award: Liquitex Research Residency Program, Minnesota Street Project, San Francisco, CA, 2017.

Hadley Radt: Group Show: Connect & Connect Live Auction, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Sept.-Oct. 2017.

Cyrus Tabar: Group Show: Other Cinema: PSYCHO GEO1, Artists' Television Access, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

Amy Tavern: Group show: Transformed: 30 Shirts by 30 Artists, Borderline Art Collective, San Francisco, CA, Sept. 2017.

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