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
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
2017 Honorable Mention Ashton Gallery, San Diego
2003First Place Arts Council of Kern Juried Show 2001Honorable Mention Bakersfield Art Association Juried Show
The Allen Group, Visalia, California
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 2010-2009Arts Council of Kern Outside In Workshop- Mentored artists with developmental disabilities.
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