EDUCATION      

                            MFA Mills College

                                    Headlands Graduate Fellowship Award Finalist

                            BA Studio Art Stanford

                                    Raina Giese Award in Creative Painting

​                            BA Philosophy Stanford

                            Postgraduate Studies SJSU

                                    Printmaking, Book Arts

                              

                             

​RESIDENCIES    

                             2018 - 2022  City of Palo Alto Cubberley Artist Studio Program

                             2017    StudioWorks, Tides Institute ME

                             2014    Playa, OR

                             2013    Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, WY

 

 

EXHIBITIONS 

   Solo and Two Person

                             

2020      “we will remember these truths” Gearbox Gallery, Oakland, CA

2018      “Elizabeth Bennett: In Context” Embark Gallery, San Francisco

   Juried and Group 

2021      7th Annual Juried Show at Piedmont Center for the Arts, Oakland, CA

              Jurors René de Guzman, Senior Curator of Art, Oakland Museum of California, and Danielle Fox, Principal, Slate Gallery, Oakland.

2021      “Street Encounters” The Silos at Sawyer Yards, Houston TX

              Juror Paula Tognarelli, Director and Curator of the Griffin Museum of Photography, MA

2020      “Street Encounters" Arlington Museum of Art, TX

              Juror Paula Tognarelli, Director and Curator of the Griffin Museum of Photography, MA

2020      Silicon Valley Sculpture 2020, Menlo College, CA

2020      Axis Gallery 15th National Juried Exhibition

              Juror Marcela Pardo Ariza

2020      Finding Beauty in an Imperfect World virtual exhibit

2020      “Americas 2020: Paperworks” Northwest Arts Center, Minot State University, ND

               Juror Christina Z. Anderson, Professor of Photography at Montana State University

2020      Berkeley Art Center Members Show

2019      “Ink and Clay 44” Kellogg University Art Gallery at Cal Poly Pomona, CA

               Juror Kimiko Miyoshi Artist, Professor at CSU, Long Beach, CA

               Curator Juri Koll Founder and Director of Venice Institute of Contemporary Art, CA

2019      “Art Plus Movement” GearBox Gallery, Oakland, CA

               Juror Maria Porges Artist, Writer, and Professor at California College of the Arts

                             

2019      Tides Institute & Museum of Art Auction, ME

2019      “Brand 47: Works on Paper”, Glendale, CA

               Juror Alma Ruiz, Senior Fellow Sotheby’s Institute of Art/Claremont Graduate University

2019      “NFC: Art in Tech  Gathering Context”  Art Lab, Cubberley Palo Alto, CA

2019      “West Coast Biennial Exhibition” Turtle Bay Exploration Park, Redding CA

               Curator Carrie Lederer, Artist and Curator for Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

2019      “Postcards from the Edge” Bortolami Gallery, New York City, NY

2018     Pacific States Biennial North American Print Exhibition, Hilo, HI

             Curator Helen Frederick artist, curator, and the founder of Pyramid Atlantic

             Purchase Award Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts

2018     Solo show “Elizabeth Bennett: In Context” Embark Gallery, San Francisco

2018     “Multilayered: New Prints 2018/Summer” IPCNY, New York

              Curator Juan Sanchez, artist, Professor and Head of Graphics CUNY Hunter College

2018     “Make Your Mark”  Marin Museum of Contemporary Art

              Curator Jen Tough, owner Jen Tough Gallery, Benicia CA  

    

2018     “Postcards from the Edge” Gallery 524 New York

2017     “Flat File” Embark Gallery, San Francisco CA

2017    "AbstrAction" Marin Moca

             Curator Catharine Clark, owner Catharine Clark Gallery

             Honorable Mention

 

2017   “12th National Juried Exhibition” Axis Gallery, Sacramento, CA

            Curator Mat Gleason, Art Critic and Curator

2017   “Utopia/Dystopia” Washington State University Gallery 2, Pullman WA

 

2016   “Order + Chaos” Arts Benicia

            Curator Catharine Clark, owner Catharine Clark Gallery

2016   "Introductions"  Root Division, SF

            Jurors Abby Chen, Curator and Artistic Director Chinese Cultural Center San Francisco, Clea Massiani, Co-Founder Bass and Reiner Gallery, Renny

            Pritikin, Chief Curator Contemporary Jewish Muuseum

2016   “MFA Show” Mills College Art Museum, Oakland CA  (catalog)

                             

2016   “Campus” Embark Gallery, San Francisco CA

            Juror Justin Hoover, Creative Director of Arts & Culture at Fort Mason, SF (catalog)

2016   “Hi/Lo” Embark Gallery, San Francisco CA

            Jurors  Megan McConnell, Anthony Meier fine Arts, Kerri Hurtado, Artsource Consulting, Amy Cancelmo, Root Division, SF (catalog)

2015   “West Coast Biennial” Turtle Bay Exploration Park, Redding CA

            Juror Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson, Northwest Art Curator, Portland Art Museum

2015    “Dig In” Oakland Up, Oakland CA

2014    “25th National Drawing and Print Exhibition” Gormley Gallery, Baltimore MD

             Juror Ann Shafer, Associate Curator Baltimore Museum of Art

             Purchase Award

2014    “Catalyst” Gallery Route One, Point Reyes Station CA

             Juror Dr. Scott Shields, Associate Director, Chief Curator Crocker Art Museum

2014     Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose Fall Auction, San Jose CA

2014    Crocker Art Museum Art Auction, Sacramento CA

2014    Triton Museum of Art Spring Auction, Santa Clara CA

2013    “Return to Simplicity” Piedmont Center for the Arts, Oakland CA

             Juror Rene de Guzman, Senior Curator Oakland Museum

2013    “2D-3D Works” L. H. Horton Jr. Gallery, Stockton CA

              Juror Rene de Guzman, Senior Curator Oakland Museum

2013    “Bay Area Currents” Pro Arts, Oakland CA

             Juror Michael Schwager, Professor Sonoma State, Art Gallery Director

2013    “West Coast Biennial” Turtle Bay Exploration Park, Redding CA

              Juror Dr. Scott Shields, Chief Curator of the Crocker Art Museum

2013    “Postcards from the Edge”  Luhring Augustine, NY

2013    “Eat, Drink, Be Merry!”  San Jose Works Members show, San Jose CA

2013    Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose Fall Auction, San Jose CA

2013    Triton Museum of Art Spring Auction, Santa Clara, CA

2013   “Postcards from the Edge”  Sikkema Jenkins & Co, NY

2012   “Visual Politics” Santa Cruz Art League, CA

             Juror Maureen Davidson, Lecturer and Art Critic

2012   “Borders // Boundaries” Sebastopol Center for the Arts, CA

            Juror Gail Wight, Professor Experimental Media Arts, Stanford U

            Merit Award

2012   “California Centered:  Printmaking” Merced County Arts Council, CA

            Juror Kevin Bowman, Director and Curator Arts Visalia

2012    “Wonder” Berkeley Art Center, CA

2012    “The More the Merrier 3” Art Ark, San Jose CA

2012    “Optimism, Pessimism, Nihilism” San Jose Works Members Show, San Jose CA

2012     Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose Fall Auction, San Jose CA

2012    Triton Museum of Art Spring Auction, Santa Clara CA

2011    “50/50” Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica CA

            Juror DeWitt Cheng, Art Critic

2011    “The Line” Prescott College Art Gallery, AZ

             Juror John Risseeuw, Professor Arizona State

2011   “Shine” Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley CA

2011   “Gems:  Exquisite, Intricate, Intimate Small Works” Arts Benicia, Benicia CA

2011   “The More the Merrier 2” Art Ark, San Jose CA

2011   “Movin’ on up” San Jose Works Member’s Show, San Jose CA

2011    Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose Fall Auction, San Jose CA

2011   “Mail To” Drift Station,NE  

2011    Triton Museum of Art Spring Auction, Santa Clara CA

2010   “All Media 2010” Chico Art Center, CA

            Juror Dr. Scott Shields, Chief Curator of the Crocker Art Museum

2010   “Exploring Contemporary Printmaking”, Marin MOCA, CA

            Juror Karin Breuer, Curator, Achenbach Foundation Graphic Arts

2010   “Green” Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley CA

2010   “Ring in the New” San Jose Works, San Jose CA

2010   “The More the Merrier” Art Ark, San Jose CA

2010   Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose Fall Auction, San Jose CA

2010   Triton Museum of Art Spring Auction, Santa Clara CA

2010   Crocker Art Museum Art Auction, Sacramento CA

2010   “Monotype Marathon” Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose, San Jose CA

2009   “Bay Area Annual” Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA

           Juror JoAnne Northrup, Chief Curator, San Jose Museum of Art

2009   “Arts on Fire XIII” Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA 

            Juror Jacquelin Pilar, Curator of the Fresno Art Museum

2009    “Ink and Clay 35”   Kellogg University Gallery, Pomona, CA  

            Juror Carolyn Peters, Curator of the Laband Art Gallery at Loyola Marymount U.

2009   “Impressions 2009”   Sebastopol Center for the Arts, CA  

            Juror Archana Horsting, Executive Director & co-founder Kala Art Institute, Berkeley CA

2009   “The 75th Crocker–Kingsley Art Exhibition” Sacramento, CA  

            Juror Michael Bishop, Chair of the Art Department CSU Chico

2009   “All for One…”  San Jose Works Members Show, San Jose CA

2009    Crocker Art Museum Art Auction, Sacramento CA

2009   “Keeping Art Alive” Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara CA

2009    “Monotype Marathon” Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose, San Jose CA

2008   “All Media 08” Chico Art Center. CA 

            Juror Julie Gerngross Baker, Julie Baker Fine Art Gallery

2008   “Arts on Fire XII”   Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA 

            Juror Dr. Scott Shields, Chief Curator of the Crocker Art Museum

            Award of Excellence

2008    Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose Annual Fall Auction, San Jose CA

2008   “Monotype Marathon” Institute of Contemporary Art San Jose, San Jose CA

2008   “Works on Paper” Orchard Commercial North First ARTSpace, San Jose CA