EDUCATION

BA Intermedia Arts (Video) with minor in Art History        Mills College          

Graduated with High Honors

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS AND PERFORMANCES

2018

o   Group Exhibition,“Making (in)Visible: Exploring Race + Place in New Mexico” National Hispanic Cultural Center, Albuquerque NM (forthcoming May)

o    Performance in collaboration with Tooth/Black Hole Cinema, Shapeshifters Cinema, Oakland CA (forthcoming February)

2017   

o   Group Exhibition,“I Have Also Known This Feeling,” Working Classroom, Albuquerque NM (forthcoming November)

o   Solo Exhibition, “The Sheep Will Come Home,” LOOM Gallery, Gallup NM (forthcoming November)

o   Group Auction, “Rise from the Rubble, Weather the Windows,” Chicago Artists Coalition, Chicago IL

o   Featured Exhibiting Artist, with Black Salt Collective, West Coast Craft, Fort Mason Center, SF CA 

o   Commissioned Performance, "Díí hane' t'áá'íídáá bee nihił hweeshne' / Ya te conté la historia,” Mariconerias," Galeria de la Raza, San Francisco CA  

o   Commissioned Performance, with Black Salt Collective, “Black Salt Social,”Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco CA

o   Commissioned Installation, “Parallel Park,” Common Grounds, South of Market, San Francisco CA

o   Group Exhibition, "Me," curated by Rachel Cardenas Stallings, Nous Tous Gallery, Los Angeles CA

o   Group Exhibition, "Sooner or Later," curated by Torreya Cummings, Southern Exposure, San Francisco CA 

o   Group Exhibition, "Me/You," curated by Kirk Stoller, C2C Projects/WC, San Francisco CA

2016   

o   Two Person Exhibition with Lisa Rybovich Cralle, "Bobbypin," Studio/Space, San Francisco CA

o   Installation, Feels V, curated by Wine and Bowties, American Steel Studios, Oakland CA

o   Group Exhibition, "Winking Eye," Sgraffito Gallery, Oakland CA

o   Group Exhibition, "Call it Home," Naming Gallery, Oakland CA

o   Group Exhibition with Black Salt Collective, “Visions into Infinite Archives,” SOMArts, San Francisco CA

2015    

o  Solo Window Installation, “The Sun is Hot,” The Shadow Office, Oakland CA

o   Group Exhibition, “From Reel to Reel,” Gas Station Centre, curated by Kegan McFadden, Winnipeg Canada

o   Performance with Black Salt Collective, 16th+Mission Series, curated by Lydia Brawner, The Lab, San Franciso CA

o   Pop-Up Exhibition, in conjunction w/ Sarah Gottesdiener, Adobe Books and Gallery, San Francisco CA

o   Group Exhibition, “New Nothing 3,” curated by Andres Guerrero, New Normal, Oakland CA

o   Group Exhibition, SSISSTERSS, City Bird Gallery, NY NY

o   Group Exhibition, "History in the Present," The HIstorisches Rathaus, Dringenberg Germany

2014  

o   Solo Exhibition, "Thin Leather," EM Wolfman, Oakland CA

o   Group Exhibition, "CAP CULTURE," curated by Arvida Bystrom+Beth Siveyer, Dromfakulteten,  Stockholm Sweden

o   Group Exhibition, “Something Completely Different,” City Limits Gallery, Oakland, CA

 

  SCREENINGS

2016    

o   With Black Salt Collective, FUTURE VISIONS, Coven Berlin, Berlin Germany

o   With Black Salt Collective, Opening Party, Curated by Black Arts Collective, UC San Diego, San Diego CA

 

    SELECTED CURATORIAL PROJECTS  

2016       

o   With Black Salt Collective, “Visions into Infinite Archives,” SOMArts, SF CA

2014        

o   "The Next Big Thing," Bay Area Now 7, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, SF CA

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 

2017                Panelist, Curatorial Commons Residency Selection Board, SOMArts, SF CA

2016-Present   Art instructor, Richmond Art Center, Richmond CA

2015-2016       Art Assistant working 1:1 with artists with disabilities, Casa Allegra, San                                        Rafael CA

2014- 2015      Visual Arts Educator, Young Artists at Work Program, Yerba Buena Center                                          for the Arts, SF CA

2011-2014       Visual Arts Instructor, Creativity Explored, SF CA

 

GRANTS, AWARDS, RESIDENCIES, LECTURES, AND PANELS

2018

o   Artist Workshop, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley CA (forthcoming)

o   Artist Lecture, Pomona College, Design Department, Claremont CA (forthcoming)

o   Artist Lecture, Mills College, Painting Department, Oakland CA (forthcoming)

 2017    

o   Visiting Artist in Residence, Working Classroom, Albuquerque NM 

o   Artist Residency, White Leaves Residency, El Rito NM

o   Artist Residency, ACRE Residency, Steuben WI

o   Nominee, Minnesota Street Liquitex Painting Residency, Minnesota Street Projects, SF CA

o   Nominee, Southern Exposure Curatorial Board, Southern Exposure, San Francisco CA

o   Nominee, Tosa Studio Award, SF CA

o   Lecturer, with Black Salt Collective, Occidental College, Los Angeles CA

o   Artist Talk, "The Language of Landscape," CTRL+SHFT,  Oakland CA

o   Artist Panel, "The Problematics of Making Art while Native and Female," Museum of Arts and Design, NYC NY

   2016  

o   Artist Talk, RADAR Reading Series, SF Public Library, SF CA

o   Artist Lecture, Mills College, Painting Department, Oakland CA

o   Recipient, ART MATTERS Grant, with Black Salt Collective, NY NY

o   Nominee, Gallery Wendi Norris's San Francisco Artist Award with Black Salt Collective, SF CA

o   Nominee, SFMOMA SECA Art Award with Black Salt Collective, SF CA

o   Lecturer, Black Salt Collective, UC Santa Barbara Graduate Art Department, Santa Barbara CA 

o   Artist talk, With Black Salt Collective, Real Time and Space, Oakland CA

o   Artist Residency, Open Engagement Artist in Residence with Black Salt Collective, Real Time and Space, Oakland  

o   Artist Panel with Black Salt Collective, "How Horizontal Organizing Impacts the Arts," Open Engagement, Oakland CA

o   Artist Residency, Facebook AIR Program with Black Salt Collective (by invitation), Menlo Park CA 

o   Artist Residency, Sedona Summer Colony (by invitation), Sedona AZ 

o   Artist Residency, Varda Artists Residency (by invitation), Sausalito CA

     2015  

o   Nominee, Print Public Residency Project, KALA Art Institute, Berkeley CA

o   Curatorial Residency, Curatorial Commons Residency, SOMArts, SF CA

 

COLLECTIONS

            In the private collection of Kathleen Hanna

            In the private collection of Jaune Quick-to-see Smith

  

SELECTED MEDIA AND PUBLICATIONS

o   Postcommodity, “Portfolio,” Art in America, October 2017. Print version only.

o   Sarah Hotchkiss, “Women to Watch: Black Salt Collective," KQED, July 20 2017. https://ww2.kqed.org/arts/2017/07/20/women-to-watch-black-salt-collective/

o   Christen Clifford, “Breaking the 'Buckskin Ceiling': Notes from a Day Devoted to Native Feminist Art," Hyperallergic, April 26 2017. https://hyperallergic.com/374817/breaking-the-buckskin-ceiling-notes-from-a-day-devoted-to-native-feminist-art/

o   Sarah Burke, “ART PICK: Sooner or Later at Southern Exposure," East Bay Express, February 21 2017. http://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/sooner-or-later/Content?oid=5308576

o   Sarah Hotchkiss, “Sooner or Later Artists Imagining the Future as a Place We Want to Be," KQED Arts, January 10 2017 https://ww2.kqed.org/arts/2017/01/10/sooner-or-later-artists-imagine-the-future-as-a-place-we-want-to-be/.

o   Sarah Burke, “Best of the East Bay: 2016 Art and Culture Winners," East Bay Express, July 20 2016. http://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/best-of-the-east-bay-2016-arts-and-culture-writers-picks/BestOf?oid=4912164

o   Monica Westin, “Visions into Infinite Archives: Interview with Black Salt Collective," Bad at Sports, February 2 2016. http://badatsports.com/2016/visions-into-infinite-archives-interview-with-black-salt-collective/

o   Genevieve Quick, “Visions into Infinite Archives," Temporary Art Review, January 29 2016. http://temporaryartreview.com/visions-into-infinite-archives-at-somarts/

o   Nastia Voynovskaya, “Visions into Infinite Archives Resists the Neat, Tidy, and Eurocentric," East Bay Express, January 27 2016. http://www.eastbayexpress.com/oakland/visions-into-infinite-archives-resists-the-neat-tidy-and-eurocentric/Content?oid=4655539

o   Ryan Kost, “Artists carving out space for women of color in art world," SF Chronicle, Front Page Story, January 16 2016.  http://www.sfchronicle.com/art/article/Artists-carving-out-space-for-women-of-color-in-6762743.php

o   Sarah Hotchkiss, "Black Salt Collective Agitates the Archive with 'Visions' at SOMArts," KQED Arts, January 14 2016. http://ww2.kqed.org/arts/2016/01/14/black-salt-collective-agitates-the-archive-with-visions-at-somarts/

o   Anna Cafolla, "The art collective reimagining the past and the future for WOC," Dazed Magazine, January 10 2016. http://www.dazeddigital.com/artsandculture/article/29169/1/the-art-collective-reimagining-the-past-and-future-for-woc

o   Jose Luis Iniguez, "We Embody What We Make: The Age of Resistance," The Coastal Post, December 31 2015. http://thecoastalpost.com/studio-visits-posts/2015/12/31/we-embody-what-we-make-the-age-of-resistance-1

o   Sarah Burke, “The Weekender: This Weekend’s Top Five Events,” Art Pick of the Week, East Bay Express, December 2014. http://www.eastbayexpress.com/CultureSpyBlog/archives/2014/12/05/the-weekender-this-weekends-top-five-events

o   Ashton Cooper, “’Bay Area Now’ Proposes a Refreshing New Biennial Model,” Blouin ARTINO, July 2014. http://www.blouinartinfo.com/news/story/1048197/bay-area-now-proposes-a-refreshing-biennial-model