Lives and works in Berkeley, California

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017   The Song Is Love, Artist Residency, De Young Museum, San Francisco, CA (upcoming, November 2017)
2017   Flowering, Sweeney Kaye Gallery, Oakland, CA (upcoming September 2017)
2016   Shapes in Space, Needles & Pens, San Francisco, CA
2014   All for One for All, Dominican University, San Raphael, CA
2011    Another Country, Traywick Contemporary, Berkeley, CA
2009  Gatherings, Traywick Contemporary, Berkeley, CA
2004  I Can See the Truth Shining in the Eyes of Every Misfit, The San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, CA

SELECTED TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2013   Call & Response, Ampersand Gallery & Fine Books, Portland, OR
2011    In the Beginning, Jaime Knight & Lena Wolff, Lake Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2006  Biophilia, C. Ryder Cooley & Lena Wolff, Needles & Pens, San Francisco, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017   Piecework Collective, Independent Quilt Show, NYC (upcoming September 2017)
2016   Immense Love, Sweeney Kaye Gallery, Oakland, CA
2015   The Lesbian Lexicon, Tenderloin National Forest / Luggage Store Gallery, SanFrancisco, CA
2014   A Pattern Language, Cult / Aimee Friberg Exhibitions, San Francisco, CA
2014   Queer Print Portfolio, Adobe Books, San Francisco, CA
2014   Queer Print Portfolio, Airspace Gallery, Philadelphia, CA
2013   The Unusual Suspects, Alley Cat Books, San Francisco, CA
2013   Print, Print, Pass, Berkeley Central Arts Passage, CA
2013   10 Years of Needles & Pens, Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2013   Thinking Like the Universe, K Imperial Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
2013   Thinking Like the Universe, Hatch Gallery, Oakland, CA
2012   Strange Glue, Traditional and Avant-Garde Collage, Thompson Gallery, MA
2012   Collect, Berkeley Art Center, CA
2012   On View, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
2010   New Work, San Francisco Fine Art Fair, Traywick Contemporary, CA
2010   Monster Drawing Rally, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
2009  Small Wonders, Garson Baker Fine Art, New York, NY
2008  Optic Illusion, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
2008  3, Traywick Contemporary, Berkeley, CA
2007   New Work, Julie Baker Fine Art, Nevada City, CA
2006   Paper, Traywick Contemporary, Berkeley, CA
2006   Momentum, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
2006   Close Calls, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA
2005   Nonetheless, Needles & Pens, San Francisco, CA
2004   Dia de los Muertos, The Legion of Honor Museum, San Francisco, CA

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2011   The Paper Quilt Project, Berkeley Art Center
2004  Inside of Inside, The Lab

AWARDS

2017  Artist Residency, De Young Museum, CA (upcoming November 2017)
2017  Honorary Artist Award, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
2014   Artist Residency / Sustainability Fellowship, Kala Art Institute, CA
2013   Artist Grant, The Center for Cultural Innovation, CA
2013   Artist Residency, Kala Art Institue, Berkeley, CA
2011    Exhibition Support Grant, The Paper Quilt Project, Zellerbach Foundation
2007   Artist Residency, Colorado College, Colorado Sprints, CO
2006   Semi-finalist, SECA Award, SFMOMA, CA
2006   Artist Grant, The John Anson Kittredge Fund.
2006   Artist Residency, Blue Mountain Center, NY
2004   Exhibition Support Grant, The National Endowment for the Arts for Inside of Inside at the Lab, San Francisco, CA
2003   Artist Residency, Hall Farm Center for Arts and Education, VT

PUBLIC ART

2015   Public Art Award, San Francisco General Hospital / San Francisco Arts Commission
2011    Artwork Purchase, Public Art Collection, Alameda County Arts Commission
2009  Artwork Purchase, San Francisco General Hospital / San Francisco Arts Commission
2010   Artwork Purchase. Laguna Honda Hospital / San Francisco Arts Commission
2009  Artwork Purchase, Cherry Hill Sobering & Detoxification Center, Alameda County Arts Commission.
2005  The End Will Come, mural, in collaboration with Carolyn Ryder Cooley, Clarion Alley / Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

COLLECTIONS

Alameda County Arts Commission
Cleveland Clinic
Facebook
The One Archive
San Francisco Arts Commission
San Francisco State University
University of Iowa Museum
Zuckerman Museum of Art

CD & RECORD COVERS

2007   Hey Willpower, Hey Willpower, Cochon Records.
2003   The Song is Love, the Quails, Mr. Lady Records

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY: REVIEWS, INTERVIEWS & ARTIST PAGES

Artist Feature, PPAPER Magazine, Taiwan (2014)
Review, Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art, ‘A Pattern Language,’ by Leora Lutz (2014)
Artist Feature, The Jealous Curator (2014)
Review, Artslant, ‘Threadless Patchworks and Seamy Fabrications,’ by Kara Q. Smith (2014)
Review, Art Pratical, ‘A Pattern Language at CULT’ (2014)
Artist Feature, Design Sponge (2013)
Exhibition Pick, Another Country, Art Practical (2011)
Review, East Bay Express, ‘Piece Work,’ by DeWitt Chang, (2011)
Review, Visual Art Source, ‘Another Country’ at Traywick Contemporary, by Dewitt Chang (2011)
Artist Pages, Papercraft 2, edited by R. Klanten, B. Meyer, Gestallen (2011)
Artist Feature, Design Sponge (2010)
Interview, Way of Women, (2010)
Artist Pages, Street Art San Francisco, edited by Annice Jacoby, Abrams (2009)
Review, East Bay Monthly, ‘Wild Things’ (2009)
Artist Feature, Design Sponge (2007)
Artist Pages, Pocket Myths (Orpheus), edited by Andrea Lawlor (2007)
Review, Artweek, ‘Paper’ at Traywick Contemporary, by Dewitt Chang (2007)
Review, East Bay Express, ‘Paper Trail’ (2007)
Review, The San Francisco Bay Guardian (2007)
Review, The San Francisco Bay Guardian, ‘Animal Charm,’ by Johnny Ray Huston (2006)
Artist Pages, Angry Dog Midget Editions, edited by Noel Black, (2005)

EDUCATION

2003  MFA, Printmaking, San Francisco State University
1995   BA, English / Creative Writing, Mills College