Resume/CV

Gallery Representation

  • Best of Show, “Above the Clouds,” Art San Diego 2019
  • Art Santa Fe 2019, Art Talks Topic and Trends, Panel Member
  • Art San Diego 2019, Art Talks Topic and Trends, Panel Member
  • Art Expo New York 2019 Curatorial Committee selected Shima Shanti – Peace Waters Collective as one of the featured artists for the Spotlight Program.
  • Panel Member on Art Expo New York – Art Talks Topics & Trends
  • Second Place, “New Ideas, Books, Print, and Pulp,” Escondido Municipal Gallery, July 2018, Brenda York – Juror
  • Second Place, Escondido Arts Partnership, Novel Ideas, Escondido, California, July 2018, Elaine Antoniuk – Juror
  • Honorable Mention, Escondido Arts Partnership, Refresh: Past, Present, Future, May 2018, Wendy Morris – Juror

Galleries

  • ADC, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • AlexArt, Sarasota, Florida
  • Art N Soul on 101, Encinitas, California
  • Assi Design Studio, Leaping Lotus, Solana Beach, California
  • Buffalo Dance Gallery, Bigfork, Montana
  • Emerald C Gallery, Coronado, California
  • Gallery 52, New York
  • hunt & Gather, Portland
  • Lotus, Solana Beach, California
  • New Canaan Gallery, New Canaan, Connecticut
  • Royal Street Fine Art, Aspen Colorado
  • Steidel Contemporary, Palm Beach, Florida

Fine Art Fairs & Exhibitions 2019

  • Contemporary, January 2020, Steidel Contemporary
  • Red Dot Miami, December 2019, Steidel Contemporary
  • SOFA Chicago, October 2019, Steidel Contemporary
  • Art San Diego, October 2019
  • Art Aspen, July 2019, Steidel Contemporary
  • Baltimore Art, Antique & Jewelry, August 2019, Steidel Fine Art
  • Jackson Hole Fine Art Fair, September 2019
  • Monaco Yacht Show, September 2019, Artifact, New York City
  • Art Santa Fe, July 2019, Peace Waters Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
  • International Fine Art by Biennial Basel, June 2019, PAKS Gallery, Basel, Switzerland
  • International Contemporary Art, Cannes Biennale, May 2019, PAKS Gallery, Cannes, France
  • Art Expo New York, April 2019, Peace Waters Fine Art, New York, New York
  • Naples Art, Antiques and Jewelry, February 2019, Steidel Contemporary, Naples, Florida
  • LA Art Show Modern + Contemporary, January 2019, Sergott Contemporary Art, Los Angeles California

Fine Art Fairs & Exhibitions 2018

  • Context Art Miami, December 2018, Sergott Contemporary Art, Miami, Florida
  • Art San Diego, October 2018, Peace Waters Fine Art Gallery, San Diego, California

Solo Exhibitions

  • Leaping Lotus/Assi Design Center, Solana Beach, California, August 25-26, 2018
  • Escondido Arts Partnership, Escondido, California, April – October 2018
  • Lincoln Experience Center, Newport Beach California, July 19, 2018
  • IKAT & Pearls Gallery, Ventura, California, June 16, 2018
  • Emerald C Gallery, Coronado, California, November 2017
  • ArtBeat on Main Street, Vista, California, Masters of Men & Spirit, September – October 2016
  • Refresh Rx, San Diego, California, June – September 2016

Past Select Juried Exhibitions

  • ACA Art Comes Alive, October 2019, Cincinnati, Ohio
  • “Summation,” Escondido Municipal Gallery, Escondido, California, December 2018, Will Gibson – Juror
  • “Survey of Contemporary Encaustic,” Chaffey Museum, Ontario, Calendar, January – March 2019
  • “Papered,” Ashton Gallery, San Diego, California, September 2018, Valentine Viannay – Juror
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  • “Bees and Wax,” Tubac Center of the Arts, Tubac, Arizona, September-October 2018, Sherrie Posternak – Juror
  • “Endless Possibilities,” Las Lagunas Gallery, Laguna Beach, California, August 2018
  • “Going Green,” Art on 30th, San Diego, California, July 2018, Brenda York – Juro
  • “Creamsicle,” Art on 30th, San Diego, California, June 2018, Tina and Craig Abernathy – Jurors
  • One of a Kind Chicago, Merchandise Mart, April 27-29, 2018
  • The Beverly Hills Art Show, May 19-20, 2018
  • The Contemporary Crafts Market, Pasadena, California, October 2018
  • West Coast Fiber & Book Arts, Escondido Arts Partnership, Escondido, California, September 2016, Michael Rohde – Juror
  • Making Your Mark, International Encaustic Artists/Encaustic Art Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico, September 2016, David Limrite – Juror
  • 34th Annual Wallowa Valley Festival of Arts, September 2016, Steve Henderson – Juror
  • Vista Civic Center, Vista, California, August- October 2016
  • “Rock the Red,” Art on 30th, San Diego, California, February 2016, Alessandra Moctezuma – Juror “The Sunny Side of the Street,” May 2016 “It Figures,” June 2016, Stephanie Goldman – Juror
  • Bigfork Arts & Cultural Center (BACC), Spring Members Show, Bigfork, Montana, April 2016 Earthworks – Art in Wood, Metal and Leather, June 2016, Shadowhawke Garnet – Juror
  • Contemporary Realism, Escondido Arts Partnership Municipal Gallery, Escondido California, April 2016, Don Manor – Juror Abstracts and Surrealism, June 2016, Duke Windsor – Juror
  • “Petal Pushers,” La Jolla Art Association, La Jolla, California, April 2016, Patrick Mason – Juror
  • A San Diego State of Mind, June 2016
  • Las La Laguna Gallery, Laguna Beach, California, July 2016
  • Mission Federal ArtWalk, San Diego, California, March 2016
  • Sage Gallery, Portland, Oregon, June 2016, Clare O’Neill- Juror
  • “Putting It Together,” The Foundry Exhibitions, August 12 – September 23, 2016
  • ArtBeat on Main Street, Vista, California

Affiliations and Memberships

  • OMA Artist Alliance
  • Oceanside Museum of Art
  • La Jolla Art Association
  • Escondido Arts Partnership Municipal Gallery
  • International Encaustic Artists – IEA
  • LAXWAX Art Los Angeles Chapter IEA
  • San Diego Visual Arts Network – SDVAN
  • Collage Artists of America
  • The American Society of Interior Designers ASID
  • Encaustic Art Institute – EAI
  • Tubac Center of the Arts