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Heather Wilcoxon

 

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EDUCATION

1986      BFA  San Francisco Art Institute, Painting
1988      MFA  San Francisco Art Institute, Painting


SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2011    American University Museum, Washington DC

          Other Work, SFMOMA Artists Gallery,San Francisco, CA

           Loaded, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA

2010    Jack Fischer Gallery, San Fancisco, CA

2009    The Surface and Beneath, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, Colorado

2008    Street Level, UC Berkeley Extention Campus, San Francisco, CA

2007      Brenda Taylor Gallery, "Off the Grid"   New York, NY.
2006   
  Brenda Taylor Gallery, “Bing, Bang, Boom!!”  New York, NY.
             Toomey-Tourell Gallery, “ New Work”,  San Francisco, CA.
2005      Greenwood- Chebithes Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA.
2003      Toomey-Tourell Gallery, "Commentaries”  San Francisco, CA.
             Jack Meier Gallery, “New Paintings “ Houston TX.
2002      San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, “Works on Paper”  San Francisco, CA. 
2000      Brenda Taylor Gallery, “Paintings”  New York, NY.
2001      Robischon Gallery, “Introductions ”,  Denver, CO.
             Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
1998      “Introductions Jack Meier Gallery,” Houston TX.
             Richmond Art Center, “Paintings and Works on Paper”,  Richmond, CA.
1995      San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Artists Gallery
             Patricia Sweetow Gallery, “Mystical Fantasies”  Napa, CA.


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2012     SF Art Mrkt. Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, CA

            Art Greenwich, Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

 

2011     Richmond Art Center 75th Anniversary Exhibition, Richmond, CA

            Three is Company, San Pablo Art Center, San Pablo, CA            

2010     On Site/In Site, Selections from the Permanent Collection, de Saisett Museum, Santa CLara, CA

2009     Verge Art Fair Miami, Brenda Taylor Gallery

             New Space, Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

             Gallery Artists, Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

             The Artists of ZYZZYVA, Mina Dresden Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

             RECAL, Projects of the past year, Smith Anderson Editions, Palo Alto, Ca.

2008     Acua Art Fair, Miami, Florda, Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

             Show & Tell, The Art of Vision, The Zimmer Childrens Museum, Los Angeles, Ca. (catologue)   

             Thomas Paul Fine Art, Los Angeles, Ca.

             Red Dot Art Fair, Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY.
 

             Noise, Curated by Patrick Frank, Aton Gallery, Monterey, Ca.(catologue)

             Black and White, Smith Anderson Editions, Palo Alto, Ca.

             Alba Art Fair, Anna Bondonio Art Gallery, Alba ,Italy

             Book Show, Donna Seager Gallery, San Rafael, Ca.

             SAM Gallery, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, Wa.

2007     Red Dot Art Fair, New York, Brenda Taylor Gallery NY, Toomey-Tourell, SF

             Bridge Art Fair London & Miami, Toomey Tourell Gallery

2006      Brenda Taylor Gallery, “Surface”  New York, NY
             College of Marin, “Hand Maid” Kentfield, CA.
             Donna Seager Gallery, “Books  San Rafael, CA.
             Sacramento State College, “Two Painters”   Sacramento, CA.
2005      Bolinas Museum, "Abstractions”   Bolinas, CA.
             SFMOMA Artists Gallery, Trillium Prints”, San Francisco, CA.
             SFMOMA Artists Gallery, “Latin Spirit”  San Francisco, CA.
             Heidi Cho Gallery,  “What Did Puck Say?”   New York, NY.
             Scope Art Fair, Miami, Florida, Toomey-Tourell,  Heidi Cho Gallery
             Brenda Taylor Gallery, “New Space”  New York, NY
             San Francisco International Art Fair, Trillium Prints
2004      San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, “Hard Candy”  San Jose, CA
             Scope Art Fair, Toomey- Tourell, New York, Miami, Los Angeles
             “Toomey-Tourell Gallery, Big”   San Francisco, CA.
2003      San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, “Legacy”  San Jose, CA.
             Fresno Art Museum, “Collections”  Fresno, CA.
2002      Triton Museum of Art, “Who We Are”  Santa Clara, CA.
             “Artists Books”,  Bank of America,” Trillium Prints, San Francisco
2001      “Artists Pages” Djerassi Artist Resident Program Collection, San
             Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
2000      Bedford Gallery, “Yellow the First Color”  Dean Lesher Regional
             Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA.
1998      Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY.
             “Grantee Exhibition “, Falkirk Cultural Center, , San Rafael, CA.
1997      California Rush” Sag Harbor, NY.
1996      Woodward Gallery, New York, NY.
1995
     Vreg Baghoomian Gallery, “Works on Paper”, New York, NY.
              Trition Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA.
1994
      Patricia Sweetow Gallery, "Beginning”,  Napa, CA.
             “Marin Arts Council Grantee Exhibition”,  Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA.
             “Sacred Images, Sacred Space” Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, CA.


AWARDS/FELLOWSHIPS/ RESIDENCIES

2011      Gottlieb Foundation, New York, NY

2007      Pollock/Krasner Foundation, Fellowship, New York, NY
             Buck Foundation/Marin Arts Council, Artist Working Grant, Painting
2004
      Thomas P. Johnson Visiting Artist, Fellowship
             Rollins College, Orlando, Fl.
2002      Stonehouse Residencey Program, Fellowship, Miramonte, CA.
1999      Pollock/Krasner Foundation, Fellowship, New York, NY.
1998      Djerassi Resident Artist Program, Woodside, CA.
             Marin Arts Council, Grant Recipient, Painting, Marin County, CA.
1995      Trition Museum of Art, Purchase Award, Santa Clara, CA
1993      Art of California, Bronze Discovery Award for Painting.
1991      Marin Arts Council, Grant Recipient, Painting, Marin County, CA.


REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS

2011        Viewing Quality Art Doesn't Have to Break the Bank,by Melissa McKenzie, The Santa Clara Weekly,

              Six Female Artists, One Dizzing Show , by Kriston Capps, Washington Post,  Washinton DC, review

              Days May Be Cloudy Or Sunny , by Jack Karcher, Curatemag.com Washington DC, review

              The Dark and Humous Mind of Heather Wilcoxon, Best Gallery Shows, Washington Examiner, Washington DC

 

2010      Art LTD Magazine, review, Barbara Morris

              Elephant Journal.com "Nature and Politics Blend in Graffiti-Inspired Art "

              Southwest Art Magizane " Hope and the Human Condition " review

              ZYZZYVA, Spring publication

 2009      Artnet Magazine Feature/ The Heather Wilcoxon Story, by Richard Polsky

 2007      My Art Space, Blog. Interview with Brian Shermin ZYZZYVA, Winter publication

 2006      April,  Sunset Magazine   “Wonder and Whimsy”   Abigail Peterson
 2004      November,  San Jose Mercury News, Jack Fisher, “A Teachers Legacy”  review
 2003      January,   strecther.org “ First Thursday”  Meredith Tromble,
 2000      February , San Francisco Chronicle “ Bedford Gallery Goes for the Gold With the Illuminating
              Show “ Yellow”
Abby Cohn
              August,  San Francisco Chronicle, Kenneth Baker,“ Two Painters” , review
              March,  Review Magazine, Visual Arts, New York,
 1997      July, SAG Harbor Press   Robert Long, NY, review
              July, Home and Life, Peninsula, Cover
 1999      January, New American Painting, Volume 19
              February, Artweek, Pollock-Krasner Grant Recipients, News
 1998      March,     Artweek   Djerassi Foundation “ Gifts of Time” News
 1994      October,  Artweek,    “ Starry Knights”   Frank Celbuski , review
              January,  Pacific Sun “ A Chance to Judge for yourself what the Buck Bucks are Buying” Tyson     
              Underwood
 1992      September, Heather Wilcoxon, Teacher of the Month, Campus News
              September, Audio/Vidio Interiors College of Marin
 1991      September,  Richmond Art Center Catalogue, COVER,
              March/April, Artists Dialogue
              Art CA. The Magazine of the visual Arts in California
 1990      DOS, Wordperfect, and  Lotus Essentials, COVER
 1989      Beyond Fragments, After the Earth Quick, Cataloque
              August,  San Francisco Focus, San Francisco, CA.


COLLECTIONS

De Saiseet Museum, Sant Clara, Ca.

The Fine Arts Museums, Auchenbach Foundation of Graphic Arts,
Trition Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA.
Rene Di Rosa Preserve , Napa, CA.
Carl Djerassi, San Francisco, CA.
David and Kathy Post, San Francisco, CA.
Jack and Julie Huneke, Miramonte, CA.
Aurberge Du Solie, Napa, CA.
UNOCAL OIL, Costa Mesa, CA.
Paragon Resaurants, San Francisco, CA. Seattle, WA.
Imagery Winery, Glen Ellen, CA.


ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

2008-09              Kennedy University Graduate Mentor Program, Berkeley, Ca.

2007                  Kala Institute, Berkeley, Ca, Monoprint Workshop

2005- present     UC Berkeley Extension, “Experimental Monoprinting”. “Painting Critique Seminar
2004                  San Francisco Art Institute, Visiting Faculty, Painting, Monoprinting, Winter Semester
2003-04             College of Marin, Emeritus, Monoprinting,
2003-05             San Francisco Center for the Book, Workshops
2002                 California College of Arts ,Graduate Mentor Program , Fall Semester
1992-94             College of Marin ,Beginning Painting 
1991-92             Richmond Art Center,  Drawing  
1990-91             National Institute of art and Disabilities, Richmond Ca. Painting
1990                 University of California Extension Santa Cruz, workshop, "Mixed Media with the figure”
 

LECTURES 

2005       Graphic Arts Council, Fresno Art Museum, CA
2004       Rollins College of Art, Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Orlando FL
2003       Sonoma State Visiting Artist Series, Rohnard Park, Ca
1998       Kennedy University Visiting Artist Series

 

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