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EDUCATION

BA, Philosophy & History, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN.

Workshops with Master Photographers: Ruth Bernhard, Joyce Tenneson, Victoria Bell, Martha Casanave, Dan Estabrook, John Sexton, Brian Taylor, Holly Roberts, Elizabeth Opalenik & Christopher James.

 

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2016 In-Visible, John Carson, juror, National Association of Women Artists, Pittsburgh, PA, 2016.

On the Edge of Chance, Jane Olin + Elizabeth Opalenik, Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA.

 

2015 Through the Lens of Four, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA.
Best Bet! Green Chalk Contemporary Gallery, Monterey, CA.
Independent Presence, Sponsored by Celadon Inc., Green Chalk Contemporary Gallery, Monterey, CA.
Photo Alchemy, Ted Orland and Tobin Keller, jurors, Pajaro Valley Arts Council, Watsonville, CA.

Light Sensitive, Robert Hirsch juror, Art Intersection, Gilbert, AZ.
International Juried Exhibition, A Portfolio Competition, Douglas Marshall, juror, Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA.

Wandering Curves, online exhibition, Debra Klomp Ching, juror, New York Center for Photographic Art, New York, NY.

I AM Woman, I AM Digital, Online exhibition, Women in Photography International.
National Association of Women Artists Annual Exhibition, The Sylvia Wald and Po Kim Art Gallery, New York, NY.

 

2014Illumination: An Exhibition of Fine Art Photography, Agora Gallery, New York, NY.

Professional Women Photographer’s 38th Anniversary Online Exhibition, Christina Owens, juror, New York, NY.

125 Years: A Celebration of the National Association of Women Artists, Jeffrey Weschler, juror, National Association of Women Artists Invitational, Morris Museum, Morristown, NJ. 

Juried Exhibition, Diana Daniels, juror, Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA.
San Francisco International Photography Exhibition, Jim Casper, juror, Studio 17, Gallery Photographica, San Francisco, CA.

 

2013 Out of Focus Online Juried Exhibition, Cat Jimenez, juror, Women In Photography International, Los Angeles, CA.

Small Works Exhibition, National Association of Women Artists, New York, NY.

International Photographic Juried Exhibition, Gold Metal Award, Studio 17 Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

 

2012 California Open Exhibition, Meg Linton, juror, Tag Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

Traveling Juried Exhibition, Texas Photo Society, San Antonio, TX.

Juried Exhibition, Arc Gallery, Chicago, IL.

National Association of Women Artists 123th Annual Exhibition, Sylvia Wald and Po Kim Gallery, New York, NY.

 

2011 Photography Biennial Exhibition, Keith Carter, juror, East Carolina University, Wellington B. Gray Gallery, Greenville, NC.

 

2010 France Amerique, Paris, France.

 

2008 New Member Exhibition, National Association of Women Artists, New York, NY.

Pen and Brush Gallery, Award Winners Exhibition, (first place), New York, NY.

 

2007 Juried Exhibition, First Place,  Josephine Sacabo, juror, Smithtown Township Arts Council, St. James, NY.

Juried Exhibition, Espace Chatelet-Victoria, Paris, France,

Juried Photo Competition, Second Place, Joyce Tenneson, juror, Camera Club of New York National, New York, NY.

 

2015 Galleria Tondinelli, Rome, Italy.

 

2013 Out of Focus Online Juried Exhibition, Cat Jimenez, juror, Women In Photography International, Los Angeles, CA.

National Association of Women Artists, Small Works Exhibition, New York, NY.

Studio 17 Gallery, International Photographic Juried Exhibition, Gold Metal Award, San Francisco, CA.

 

2003 Solo Exhibition, Lisa Coscino Gallery, Pacific Grove, CA.

International Juried Exhibition, Salon d’Automne, Paris, France; also 2000, 2001, 2001, 2003.

Alliance Francaise Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

Juried Exhibition, Monterey Museum of Art, Monterey, CA.

 

2002

France-Ameriques Association, Paris, France.

Four Women Exhibition, Museum of Los Gatos, Los Gatos, CA.

 

2001 California College of Arts and Crafts, San Francisco, CA.

 

2000KTEH Art Invitational, San Jose, CA.

Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA.

La Galerie Internationale, Palo Alto, CA.

 

1999 A New American Salon, No. 360,  Palo Alto, CA.

Qualities of Light Exhibition, (images from permanent collection). Monterey Museum of Art, Monterey, CA.

SELECTED AWARDS

2014 Honorable Mention, Diffusion: The Matter of Light, Katherine Ware, juror, Portland, OR.

 

2013 Juror Award, Women In Photography International, Cat Jimenez juror, Los Angeles, CA.

Gold Medal Award, San Francisco International Photography Exhibition, San Francisco, CA.

2012 Jurors Award of Merit, International Fine Art Photography Competition: Grand Prix de la Découverte, Paris, France.

 

2009 Marion de Sola Mendez Memorial Award, National Association of Women Artists, New York, NY.

2008 First Place, 2008 Juried Photography Exhibition, Roy DeCarava, juror. Pen and Brush Gallery, New York, NY.

Second Place, Small Works, National Association of Women Artists, New York, NY.

Honorable Mention, National Juried Exhibition 2008, Camera Club of New York, NY, Larry Fink juror.

2007 First Place, 28th Annual Juried Photography Exhibition, Smithtown Township Art Council, St. James, NY, Josephine Sacabo juror.

Second Place, National Juried Photo Competition, Camera Club of New York, NY, Joyce Tenneson juror.

 

2002 Award of Excellence, Best of Photography Annual, Photographer's Forum Magazine.

 

1994 Best of Show for Foreign Artists, Third International Women’s Photography Festival, Smolensk, Russia.

 

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

 

2016 On The Edge of Chance- Jane Olin + Elizabeth Opalenik, catalog, published by Carmel Center for Photographic Art.

 

2015 Carmel Magazine, Art by the Slice,  Summer/Fall, Carmel, CA.

Independent Presence, catalog, published by Celadon Arts.

Wandering Curvers, catalog, published by New York Center for Photographic Art.

International Juried Exhibition, A Portfolio Competition, catalog published by Center for Photographic Art.

 

2012

California Open Exhibition, catalog, published by Tag Gallery.

 

2010 Fine Print Program, published by Center for Photographic Art, Carmel, CA.

 

2009 120th Annual Exhibition Catalogue, published by National Association of Women Artists, New York, NY.

 

2003 Salon d'Automine, exhibition catalogues, aslo 2001, 2001, Paris, France.

 

2002 Best of Photography Annual 2002, Photographer's Forum Magazine. 

 

2001 International Women Artists, Volume 2, 2001, Alliance of Women Artists.

Photographic Quarterly, Spring 2001, Center for Photography at Woodstock, Woodstock, NY.

FINE-ART PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

2016- 2008 The Pen & Brush, Inc., New York, NY.

National Association of Women Artists, New York, NY. 

Women in Photography International.

Image Makers, Monterey, CA.

 

2016- 2000 Alliance of Women Artists, San Francisco, CA.

 

2015 Center for Photographic Art Advisory Council, Carmel, CA.


2008- 2005 Exhibitions, Acquisitions, and Programming Committee, Monterey Museum of Art, Monterey, CA.


2002- 1998 Trustee, Monterey Museum of Art, Monterey, CA.

 

COLLECTIONS Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA.

Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.

Women in Photography International Archive, Beinecke Library at Yale University, New Haven, CT.

Monterey Museum of Art, Monterey, CA.

Sierra Instruments, Inc., Monterey, CA.

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula. Monterey, CA.