C.V.

Born: Los Angeles, February 29
Lives and works in Cold Spring, New York

Education
1985-86 Studied with David Ireland, Headlands Center For The Arts, Marin, CA
1984-85 San Francisco Academy Of Art, San Francisco, CA
1981-82 Artist in Residence, Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA
1974-78 California State University, Sacramento, CA


Solo Exhibitions:

2013  “Days Remembered,” Main Course, Cold Spring, NY
“Art At The Library Presents Galelyn Williams,” Julia L. Butterfield Library, Cold Spring, NY

2009  “That Nothing Be Lost,” JAYJAY, Sacramento, CA

2005  “Instant Ancestors,” JAYJAY, Sacramento, CA

2002  “Folk Tales,” JAYJAY, Sacramento, CA

2000  “Kith & Kin,” Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1999  “Notions,” Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1998  “Collage/Assemblage,” Fairfield Center Gallery, Fairfield, CA
“Souvenirs,” Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1996  “White Dresses,” Center For Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA

1995  “Recent Works,” Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1994  “Alters and Installations,” Big Art, Sacramento, CA

1992  “Drawings and Assemblage,” Big Art, Sacramento, CA

1991  “Small Treasures,” Archival Framing Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1987  Studio F, Montgomery, AL

1984  Winona Studio, Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA


Selected Exhibitions:

2013  “Love Lingers: Pence Gallery Group Valentine’s Day Show,” Pence Gallery, Davis, CA
“Big Names, Small Art,” Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
“Crocker Art Museum Auction,” Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA

2012  "Big Names, Small Art," Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
"Crocker Art Museum Auction," Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
“Small Works,” JAYJAY, Sacramento, CA

2011  “Now And Then | 10th Anniversary Extravaganza,” JAYJAY, Sacramento, CA

2010  “Stuff Your Stockings | Small Works from JAYJAY Artists,” JAYJAY, Sacramento, CA

2006  “Gift Shop,” Another Year in LA, Los Angeles, CA

2004  “New Work,” Swallow, Brooklyn, NY
“Cut-Ups, Ready Mades, Color Fact,” JAYJAY, Sacramento, CA

2003  “Whatever Floats Your Boat,” Pence Gallery, Davis, CA
“Crocker Art Auction 2003,” Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
“Artists From JAYJAY,” Encina Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA

2002  “Big Wave 4,” Andrew Shire Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
“Cultivate Art! (Pence Gallery Biennial Art Auction),” Pence Gallery, Davis, CA
“Second Hand,” Encina Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA
“Art In A Cage,” Pence Gallery, Davis, Ca
“Portrait Of My Father,” Center For Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA

2001  “Local Humor From The Flatlands,” Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada Reno and
Center For Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA

2000  “15 Artists…15 Boxes,” Gallery 8, Sacramento, CA
“Best Of The Capital,” LIMN Gallery, San Francisco, CA
“Doggie Dog World II,” Excentrique Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1999  “16 Sculptors,” California State University Sacramento, Sacramento, CA
“Visual Conversations,” Big Art, Sacramento, CA
“The Big End,” Big Art, Sacramento, CA

1998  “Death and Desire,” Center For Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA

1997  “Unbound,” Weintraub Thomas Gallery, Sacramento, CA
“CSUS/50,” Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA
“New Space, New Works,” Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA
“Six & Six: Black on White,” Big Art, Sacramento, CA

1996  “Erotic Art Show,” Big Art, Sacramento, CA
“The Artists’ Arcana,” Thomas A. Oldham Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1995  “If The Shoe Fits…,” Davis Art Center, Davis, CA

1994  “Barbie On The Boulevard,” Phantom Galleries, Sacramento, CA
“Box Show,” Weintraub Hunter Gallery, Sacramento, CA

1993  “Religious Art Show,” Big Art, Sacramento, CA

1989  “Matrix At Muse,” Muse Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1988  “Matrix International,” Jennifer Pauls Gallery, Sacramento, CA


Installations:

2001 “Altares Nuevos: Offerings by Contemporary Artists,” Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA

1995  “Altares Del Mundo,” Phantom Galleries, Sacramento, CA
“Fortune Teller,” FringeArts Festival, Sacramento, CA

1994  “Altares Del Pueblo,” IDEA Artspace, Sacramento, CA

1993  “Twisters,” Center For Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA

1986  “On Site,” Headlands Center For The Arts, Marin, CA


Juried Exhibitions:

2002  “The Devil You Say,” Long Beach Center For The Arts, Long Beach, CA

1998  “Found Object As Art,” Long Beach Center For The Arts, Long Beach, CA
“California Works 1998,” California State Fair, Sacramento, CA

1997  “California Works 1997,” California State Fair, Sacramento, CA

1995  KVIE Art Auction, Sacramento, CA


Galleries, Awards and Affiliations:

Gallery 66 NY, Cold Spring, NY
Another Year in L.A., Los Angeles, CA
Pierogi 2000 Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
JAYJAY, 5520 Elvas Avenue, Sacramento, CA
Crocker Art Museum, Permanent Collection
The California Art Education Association Master Class Instructor, Nov 2000
First Place, Off The Clock Tower Gallery, Sacramento, CA, 1999
Women’s Wisdom Project, Guest Instructor, Sacramento, CA, Jun-Jul, 1998
Award Of Merit, California State Fair, 1998
Award Of Merit, California State Fair, 1997
Jurors Choice Award, KVIE Art Auction, 1995


Selected Bibliography:

"Bi-Polar," Pulse, Art Ltd., Nov-Dec 2009. illus.
Dalkey, Victoria, "Images from space and mind," Sacramento Bee, December 4, 2009
Griffith, Jackson, “From Bushmiller to Hubcaps,” Sacramento News & Review, Jul 29, 2004
Dalkey, Victoria, “Inventing a new life,” Sacramento Bee, Dec 1, 2002
Griffith, Jackson, “Victorian secrets,” Sacramento News & Review, Nov 28, 2002
Dalkey, Victoria, “So long to so-so space,” Sacramento Bee, Sept 29, 2002
JAYJAY Gallery Catalog, 2002
White, Tim, “Manipulating The Past,” Sacramento News & Review, Dec 14, 2000
Passarell, Steve, “Capitols Best,” Uptown Art News, Mar 2000
Dalkey, Victoria, “One Last Show,” Sacramento Bee, Dec 19, 1999
Belt, Debra, “The Big End,” Sacramento News & Review, Nov 11, 1999
Gordon, Allan, Artweek, July/August, 1999
Julian, Kimi, “Three Artists,” Sacramento News & Review, Jun 10, 1999
Dalkey, Victoria, “At A Glance,” Sacramento Bee, Jun 6, 1999
Passarell, Steve, “Michael Himovitz Presents,” Uptown Art News, Jun 1999
Faught, Judith, “Exhibit uses the old to create the new,” Daily Republic, Jul 1998
Scott, Sean, “Modern Times,” Sacramento News & Review, Jan 15, 1998
Dalkey, Victoria, “Postmodern potpourri,” Sacramento Bee, Jan 1998
Dalkey, Victoria, “Invited artists create fascinating ‘books’ for exhibit,” Sacramento Bee, Dec 14, 1997
Dalkey, Victoria, “Six & Six: Variety of styles, media in great show,” Sacramento Bee, Jun 29, 1997
Dalkey, Virctoria, “Erotic Art Show,” Sacramento Bee, Nov 1996
Magri, Ken, “Block Party,” Sacramento News & Review, Sep 19, 1996
Wetzl, T. David, “Keeper of the Cornellian Flame meets Retro Man,” About Art, Nov 1995
Magri, Ken, “Innocence Lost,” Sacramento News & Review, Nov 1995
Dalkey, Victoria, “Fancy footworks: Shoe art is fun down…,” Sacramento Bee, Sept 10, 1995
“Peep Show,” Ticket, Sacramento Bee, Nov 11, 1994. illus.
Dalkey, Victoria, “Striking…,” Sacramento Bee, Oct 17, 1993
Creamer, Anita, “Micheal Himovitz Knew the Art of Giving,” Sacramento Bee, Sept 1993


Television and Video:

“Barbie Nation: An Unauthorized Biography,” P.O.V., 1997


Collections:

Crocker Art Museum
Progressive Insurance