Christine McKee
Resume


Exhibitions

Solo

2017                 Ashton Gallery, San Diego, Featured Artist
2014                 Metro Galleries, Bakersfield, "Fully Present"
2012Metro Galleries, Bakersfield, “On the Homefront-Military Families”
2007Trinity Episcopal Cathedral , Portland, Oregon, “Inner Spaces”      
2001Featured Artist, Wasco Festival of Roses, Wasco, California
2001Spotlight Theatre, Bakersfield, California               

Selected Group Exhibitions 

2017                 Ashton Gallery, San Diego, "New Years Show" 
2016                 Escondido Municipal Gallery, Escondido, NCSFA, "One Foot, Two Foot"
2015                 Oceanside Museum of Art, Art Auction 2015 Exhibition
2014                 Community Action Partnership of Kern, Bakersfield, “Faces of Hunger”
2012                 Younger Gallery, Bakersfield, “Inspired by Music”, Arts Council of Kern
2011                 Valencia Town Center, Santa Clarita, “Highwire Act: Insights into Substance Abuse”, Santa Clarita Arts                                              Commission
2011                 Todd Madigan Gallery, CSUB, “Highwire Act: Insights into Substance Abuse”, Arts Council of Kern
2011                 Metro Galleries, Bakersfield, “Chronicles: transitions through time”
2011                 Padre Hotel, Bakersfield, “conTEXTual: a show about literacy”, Arts Council of Kern
2010                 Arts Council of Kern Center for the Arts, Bakersfield,” Ebb and Flow: Kern’s Vanishing Water”
2010                 Bakersfield Museum of Art, Eye Gallery
2005, 2004       Sherman Oaks Hospital Foundation Arts Festival, Los Angeles 
2003                 Arts Council of Kern, Bakersfield, "Essence of Time"
                         Jill Thayer Galleries, Bakersfield, "The Art Among Us", 5-artist show
                         Maestri Gallery, Bakersfield, "Visual Rhythm", 5-artist show
2002.                Arts Council of Kern, Bakersfield, Co-featured Artist
2005-2001        Spotlight Theatre "Les Femmes Artistes", Bakersfield
2001                 Bakersfield Museum of Art, "La Fiesta de las Flores

Juried Shows

2017               Ashton Gallery, Art on 30th, San Diego, "Dangerously Abstract”
2017               Ashton Gallery, Art on 30th, San Diego, "Third Times the Charm"
2017               Ashton Gallery, Art on 30th, San Diego, "Summer in the City"  
2016               San Diego Art Institute, Southern California/Baja Biennial Exhibition 
2015               Kate Ashton Gallery-Art on 30th, San Diego, CA, National Juried Show, "Just Sayin' "
2015               Carlsbad-Oceanside Art League, Carlsbad, CA, Annual Juried Show 
2013               Women's Caucus for Art, State Street Gallery, Robert Morris University, Chicago, IL, "Water : A                                                         Universal  Right"
2013               Women's Caucus for Art, Phoenix Gallery, New York, N.Y., "Stories We Tell"
2013               UniteWomen.org, online exhibition, "Women's Rights: An Artist's Perspective"  
2010               Arts Council of Kern "Thrive" Kaiser Permanente Juried Art Exhibit  
2005               Bakesfield Museum of Art Visual Arts Festival
2002               Bakersfield Art Association       
2001               Bakersfield  Museum of Art Visual Arts Festival
1999               Kern Island Arts Fest
1998               Bakersfield Museum of Art Visual Arts Festival       


Awards

2017                 Honorable Mention Ashton Gallery, San Diego 
2003First Place Arts Council of Kern Juried Show
2001Honorable Mention Bakersfield Art Association Juried Show  

Corporate Collections

The Allen Group, Visalia, California
Kaiser Permanente

Related Professional Experience

2011-2010Arts Council of Kern Creating Community Project-Collaboration with four other artists and various
non-profit groups culminating in three exhibitions designed to bring awareness of pertinent
topics to the community.
2010-2009Arts Council of Kern Outside In Workshop- Mentored artists with developmental disabilities.

Education 

Bakersfield College, Bakersfield, California, Series of over 20 art classes 1993-2001 
MS Fisheries Science, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona
BA Biology, University of New York at Plattsburgh, Plattsburgh, New York