CV

PUBLICATIONS

All She Makes –  Artist Curated section – Issue 4
Shoutout Social – Artist Interview, 2020 – Online publication
SD Voyager – Artist Interview, 2018 – Magazine and online publication

ARTIST REGISTRY

Alameda County Artist Registry – 2022 – 2025
City of Palo Alto Public Arts Program Prequalified Artist Roster – 2021 – 2023

AWARDS, RECOGNITIONS and GRANTS

San Francisco Open Studio (SFOS) Equity Grant, 2021
Winner of Women’s Caucus of Art’s (WCA) Evocative Visions T-shirt design competition, 2021
Certificate of Recognition issued by State of CA Senate for the show “We Belong-Pertenecemos” 2019
Best Abstract Award, Fine Arts League of Cupertino, 2016

SOLO SHOWS

Panama Bay Café, Livermore CA – Changes in the Air, 2022
Mission Coffee, Fremont CA – Abstractions in Life, 2020
Mission Coffee, Fremont CA – Monochromes, 2017
Red Rock Café, Mountain View CA – 2016
Fremont Art Association (FAA) Gallery – 2015
Mission Coffee, Fremont CA –  2013

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

The Drawing Room SF, San Francisco CA – Up In Arms – curated group show – curated by Renee DeCarlo and Courtney Norris, 2022
The Drawing Room SF, San Francisco CA – Land – curated group show – curated by Renee DeCarlo and Courtney Norris, 2022
Las Laguna Gallery, Laguna Beach CA – Women in Art – Online juried group exhibition – 2022, 2021
NCWCA and Arc Gallery& Studios, San Francisco, CA – The Wild Side – juried group exhibition – juried by Cynthia Brannvall, 2022
Pleasanton Art League and John Muir Hospital Auxiliary Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA – Healing Spaces – juried group show – juried by Jody Mattison, 2022
Livermore Arts Association and the Bothwell Center for Arts, Livermore CA – Spring Art Show, 2022
The Drawing Room SF, San Francisco CA – Women Rising – curated group show – curated by Renee DeCarlo and Courtney Norris, 2022
The San Diego Museum of Arts Artist Guild, San Diego CA – Spring Exhibition – online juried exhibition – juried by G. James Daichendt, 2022
Lymelight Foundation – Dart for Art – juried art event for raising awareness for a cause, 2022
SFVACC (San Fernando Valle Arts and Cultural Center) and SCORE (Southern California Open Regional Exhibition) CA – In the Abstract -juried group exhibition – juried by Robert Burridge, 2022
Stola Contemporary Art, Chicago IL – The Best of Women – juried exhibition, 2022
The Drawing Room SF, San Francisco CA – Tides of Change –juried exhibition, 2022
NCWCA and Di Napoli Gallery, SJSU King Library, San Jose CA – Composing the Future II – juried group exhibition – juried by Karen Gutfreund and Carolina Quintanilla, 2021
Bankhead Theater gallery, Livermore CA – Take Me There – juried group show, 2021
Exhibizone and Biafarin – Diversia: People 2021 – Online juried group show, 2021
WCA, YWC (Young Women’s Caucus) and Arc Gallery, San Francisco CA – Containment: Stories of Art in Isolation – juried by Dasha Matsuura, 2021
Fusion Arts, Palm Springs CA – Lines, Shapes & Objects – Online juried exhibition, 2021
NCWCA and The Bankhead theatre, Livermore CA – Composing the Future – juried by Anne Giancola, Marianne McGrath and Elizabeth Addison, 2021
Mission Kiss Art project, San Francisco CA – Community Art Project during the Covid pandemic, 2021
Live Worms Gallery, San Francisco CA – “Textural” – juried by Elizabeth Ashcroft, 2021
WORKS, San Jose CA – (Anti) Valentine Show – group exhibition – Online juried group show 2021
Abrams Claghorn Gallery, Albany, CA – Re-Imagining our Footprint – Invitational group show 2021
Voss Gallery, San Francisco – “BASL” – Bay Art Seekers Lounge – curatorial group show, 2020
Artspan San Francisco – ArtWrap – Booth Central, virtual – Holiday Art faire, 2020
WomanMade Gallery, Chicago, IL – “What Are We Voting For?” – Online juried exhibition – juried by Karen Gutfreund and Sherri Cornett, 2020
 Artspan San Francisco Open Studio – virtual on Booth Cental – Gray Event, 2020
Siy Gallery, San Francisco CA – “The Healing Power of Art in Isolation” Online juried exhibition 2020
Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol “Pandemic Transformation” Online juried exhibition2020
Abrams Claghorn Gallery & NCWCA – The Ground Upon Which We Stand – juried by Abrams Claghorn and Elizabeth Addison – NCWCA online exhibition, 2020
Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont CA – Hidden Treasures, Local Talent, 2020 (postponed), 2018, 2016
Oakland Asian Cultural Center, Oakland CA – “Reflections on Home” – Artogether & GAMA – juried group exhibition, 2020
WORKS, San Jose CA – “Foresight 2020” – 2020
Los Altos Hills Town Hall, Los Altos CA – “Layers” – juried Peninsula WCA exhibition, 2020
Swords into Plowshares Peace Center & Gallery, Detroit MI – The 19th Amendment at 100: Women’s Voices Then and Now – juried Michigan WCA exhibition, 2020
Arc Gallery & Studios, San Francisco CA –“SNAP!” – juried by Priscilla Otani, Michael Yochum, Stephen C. Wagner – group exhibition, 2020, 2019, 2018
Olive Hyde Art Guild, Fremont CA – Holiday for the Arts – juried exhibition, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016
Code & Canvas, San Francisco CA – SF Open Studio, 2019
Senator Scott Weiner’s Office, San Francisco CA – “We Belong – Pertenecemos” – curated by Joseph Abbati – 2019
Los Altos Hills Town Hall, Los Altos CA – Layers – juried Peninsula WCA group exhibition, 2019
Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara CA – Midsummer Art & Cultural Celebration – juried by Jeffrey Alan Bramschreiber – 2019, 2014
Adobe Gallery, Castro Valley CA – Celebrating H.A.R.D. at 75 – gallerist Leah Virsik 2019
UC Berkeley Paula Ballroom, Berkeley CA – “Earth, Action Initiative Art Show” – 2019, 2018
San Francisco Women Artists Gallery, San Francisco CA – “The World of Abstraction” – juried by Anne Herbst, artist & owner Far Out Gallery, 2019
Fremont Art Association Gallery, Fremont CA – Holiday Art Show – 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015
Fremont Art Association Gallery, Fremont CA – “Black & White” Mini Art Show 2018
San Francisco Women Artists Gallery, San Francisco CA – “Vibrant Vision” – juried by Matt McKinley, McKinley Art Solutions, 2018
Adobe Gallery, Castro Valley CA  – gallerist Leah Virsik 2018, 2017
Pacific Pinball Museum, Alameda CA – “Ka-POW! Heroic Women” – NCWCA group exhibition 2018

2014 – 2017 Group Exhibitions
Fine Arts League of Cupertino – 2017, 2016
LCAC Gallery Lodi  and Woodbridge Robert Mondavi Winery – 2017, 2016, 2015
Fremont Art Association (FAA) Gallery – 2016, 2015, 2014
SOMArts and Imagine Bus Project – Freedom – juried exhibition – 2015
CGA Fine Arts Gallery, Fremont CA – 2015
Regan’s Nursery Fremont CA – Art in the Garden – 2014

VOLUNTEERING IN ARTS

San Francisco Open Studios (SFOS) Committee – 2022
NCWCA Board Secretary – 2021, 2022
Hopkins Junior High Band and Orchestra Boosters – Board member – 2017 – 2021
MSJE PTC – Board and Chair of Fine Arts Mini Experience, Field Day, Safety patrol, etc – 2012 – 2017

ART EDUCATOR AND PAINT-ALONG CONDUCTOR

Teaching painting in various mediums to Adults and Children – 2012 – present
Taught Art to K –Grade 3 – Mission San Jose Elementary School – 2020
Paint and Sip events in partnership with Vinum Bar – 2019 – present
Birthday Paint Along events – 2020 – present

EDUCATION

California State University, East Bay – Certificate Courses in Multimedia and Web Design
Calcutta University, India – Masters in Arts (M.A) English Literature