Curriculum Vitae

EDUCATION

2000 Mills College,  Oakland, CA, Bachelor in Studio Art (w/honors)

1998 Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA, A.A.    

CONTINUING EDUCATION/WORKSHOPS/RESIDENCIES 

2017  Actionable Art, Artists, and Arts Administrators:

         The Northern California Women’s Caucus for Art Day at Djerassi Resident Artists Program

2016 7th Annual Art of Painting in the 21st Century Conference, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA

2016  Color and Design Workshop with Mark Eanes, Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino CA

2015 Doverodde Book Arts Center at  Doverodde Købmandsgård, Artist ResidencyFjordstræde 1, Doverodde, Denmark

2014  Travel journal residency - France, Belgium, Netherlands, Denmark UK - Photography/Painting

2013  Lithography Workshop - Kala Art Institute, Berkeley CA

2011  Cyanotype Workshop - Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA

2000  Ghost Ranch Art Symposium/workshop - Abiquiu, New Mexico


PUBLICATIONS 

2018  “Art Speaks, Lend Your Voice” at Arena 1 Gallery Review

           “Art Speaks, Lend Your Voice” at Arena 1 Gallery

2011  Gloomcupboard.com - Interview with T.M. De Vos

2009  Orinda News Orinda Art Gallery Article on Group Show

2006  Benicia Herald article on "Conversation in Paint" show in

          Benicia Library

2001  "What is the job of an artist in times like this?"  StudioNotes,Benicia, CA


HONORS/AWARDS/COMMISSIONS

Commission for private collector, Virginia, USA

2017:  Dancing Denizens: Seeking Enki

Painting is oil on canvas, size 60" x 80".  

Juror: 2011 International Poster competition"Fly Like Birds"  Institute of Aviation, Warsaw, Poland

Commissions:  2008  Private Collection - Alabama

                         2007  CD cover UK musician "sky about to rain"

Awards:  2005 Best in Show, "Collaborative Art"  Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA

               1999 Ralph DuCasse Award and Scholarship  - Academic Excellence in Studio Art

               Mills College, Oakland, CA


SELECTED SOLO**/GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019  

January 29 - February 23, 2019

"American Dreamer" exhibition curated/juried by Karen Gutfreund

The Painting Center
547 West 27th Street, Suite 500
New York, NY, 10001

The Painting Center

2018 

February 21-March 10, 2018
“ART SPEAKS! Lend Your Voice” juried by Jill Moniz - national exhibition
Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica Art Studios
3026 Airport Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90405
Exhibition takes place during the 2018 annual conference of the Women's Caucus for Art in downtown Los Angeles, February 22-24, 2018.

February 16 - March 24, 2018
"Hygge - Creating Sanctuary" curated/juried by Eileen Collins and the Kavanagh Gallery Committee
Kavanagh Gallery
Fine Line Creative Arts Center
37W570 Bolcum Road
St Charles IL 60175

2016  

September 18 - December 11, 2016

Social Justice:  It Happens to One, It Happens to All juried exhibition by Sherri Cornett and Karen Gutfreund 

St. Mary's College Museum of Art, Moraga, CA

2015   

San Franciso Open Studio -Misho Gallery SF Oct/Nov 2015

**Lecture at Doverodde Book Arts Center, Denmark, May 28, 2015

 Concord Arts Alive:  Emerge - Concord Art Cottage Gallery juried exhibition  March 2015 

2013  

Oakland ProArts Open Studio June 1-2, June 8-9

San Francisco Travel Association Offices juried exhibition June 7- December 6

Orinda Art Gallery Exhibit - New work July 1-31

San Francisco Open Studio October 19-20 Fort Mason Gatehouse Studio

Sketchbook Project - Brooklyn Art Library Brooklyn, NY (currently touring)

2012 

Oakland ProArts Open Studios

AC5 - Art Passages - County Administration - juried exhibition - Public Art  Martinez, CA

Cou/Rage Pro Arts Gallery, juried exhibition 150 Frank H Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA

2011 

Open Studio Collaboration-Dorothy Davis Studio, Orinda, CA

2010 

**Virtual Daily Showing: "Waiting" series  Self directed and exposition of  "Waiting - a daily practice”

Traveled to France/Italy - photographs for new series.

2009

Orinda Art Gallery Orinda CA

Solo Tour “OKeeffe Country” - new work September 2009

2006  

Conversation in Paint: A Three Year Collaboration - juried exhibition

Collaborative work between Robbin Milne and Phyllis Lasche - two person show        

Benicia Library Art Gallery, Benicia, CA

Art Looking at Music, Music Looking at Art - Diablo Valley College Art Gallery, Pleasant Hill,CA

Vallejo Guild Group Show Exhibition - Vallejo, CA

2005  

Local Voice: Defining Community through Art - Juried by Marian Parmentar SFMOMA artist          gallery   Bedford Gallery Walnut Creek, CA  

Abstraction: Humanity, Form and Spirit - Diablo Valley Art Gallery  Pleasant Hill, CA

Collaborative Art - Sebastopol Center for the Arts Sebastopol, CA juried show by Shane & Sally Weare

2004  

**First Friday, First Street Roasting Cafe, Benicia, CA      

2003  

ArtWork SF, SOMARTS Benefit, San Francisco, CA      

2002  

The Canvas Remembers September 11 - Benefit NYC charities 

Canvas Cafe gallery, San Francisco, CA

2001  

Artists Respond to Terrorism - The ArtProject (collaborative), SF, CA

Art for America: Visions and Voices - juried exhibit Clos Pegase, Winery, Calistoga, CA  

Bay Area Artists Create: Remember their Lives - Collaborative SOMARTS San Francisco, CA

Coal Shed Studio's Open House and Show, Mare Island, Vallejo, CA

Ninth Annual Women's Show: Creativity from Ghost Ranch, New Mexico juried exhibition  Photo Central Gallery Hayward CA

Oakland ProArts Open Studio - Mayor Jerry Brown's "We the People" Auditorium Oakland, CA