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Vanesa Gingold
vanesa@gingold.org

Born 1984, Ukiah, CA
Lives in San Francisco, CA

Education

2016
MFA, University of California, Santa Barbara

2007
BA, Art and Psychology, University of California, Davis

Solo Exhibitions

2016
Private Viewing, Red Barn Project Space, Santa Barbara, CA

2015
The Space Between, Glass Box Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2013
This is All There is, part 1, Window Treat, San Francisco, CA

2012
Flowers, Artist's Television Access, San Francisco, CA

2011
You Can Never Go Back, CELLspace Gallery, San Francisco CA

Group Exhibitions

2017
Somewhere or Nowhere at All, Red Barn Project Space, Santa Barbara, CA

2016
Tying Loose Ends, Napa Gallery, CSU Channel Islands, Camarillo, CA
No Time for Time, The Red Victorian, San Francisco, CA
UCSB MFA Thesis Exhibition, A,D&A Museum, Santa Barbara, CA
The Parking Lot Art Fair 2016, San Francisco, CA
Unexpected Opening, Glass Box Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2015
Sinking, Sinking, Sinking, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA
Unintended Consequences, The Arts Fund, Santa Barbara, CA
GLAMFA, CSU Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
Conatus Taxi, San Francisco, CA
Current Focus, Red Barn Project Space, Santa Barbara, CA
U.C.F.Z., Gone Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2014
Likewise, Glass Box Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
Bodies, The Atrium, Santa Barbara, CA
Pardon My Condition, Raymond Gallery, Pasadena, CA
Blank Canvas, Washington Reid Gallery, Culver City, CA
The Cradle Project, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA

2013
IRL, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA
Taste, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
Morphologies, Edo Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2011
Dreams on Market, SFAC Art in Storefronts, 1066 Market Street, SF, CA
The Potluck Art Series, Goforaloop Gallery, San Francisco CA
Art for the 99%, LOTTE Arts, San Francisco CA
Soft Opening, Make Hang Gallery, San Francisco CA
Spacecraft, CELLspace Gallery, SF, CA, monthly pop-up: 10/10-1/12

Curatorial Experience

2016
Conversation Space, visiting artist lecture series, University of California, Santa Barbara
Always a Body, group exhibition of current Southern California MFA students, co-curated with Emily Baker, Glass Box Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2014
The Next Big Thing, co-curated with Grace Rosario Perkins, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA,

2013
IRL, Alter Space, San Francisco, CA

2010-2012
SpaceCraft, CellSpace, produced monthly pop-up exhibitions and events as a member of a curatorial collective, San Francisco, CA

Lectures and Presentations

5/27/2016, Art and Antiques Talk Show with Elizabeth Stewart, KZSB 1290 AM

2/25/2016, Vanesa Gingold Towned Podcast with Pullstring Press

6/2/15, Way Finding
Visual Literacy Artist Lecture Series, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

4/2/15, Way Finding
Colloquium: Alternative Methods Artist Lecture Series, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA

11/16/13, IRL Artist Talk
Alter Space, San Francisco, CA

6/15/11, Art in Storefronts Artist Talk
Luggage Store Gallery, San Francisco CA

5/24/11, SPUR Mid Market Art Walk
Market Street, San Francisco CA

Publications

2016, Spectrum, UCSB College of Creative Studies, Santa Barbara

2016, Sweet and Sour, Imaginary Collective, Pasadena

Press

5/24/16, Charles Donelan, "UCSB MFA Exhibition 2016", Santa Barbara Independent

5/27/16, Josef Woodard, "Forging New Pathways", Scene Magazine

5/26/16, Gabriel Lazo, "Grads Present Theses at AD&A”, The Daily Nexus

2/2/16, Sonia Fernandez, "Always a Body", The UCSB Santa Barbara Current

12/13/15, Josef Woodard, “Rough, Ready, and Meditative”, Scene Magazine

11/25/15, Maureen Foley, “‘Unintended Consequences’ Yields Delightful Results”, Santa Barbara Independent

7/24/14, Ashton Cooper, "“Bay Area Now” Proposes a Refreshing Biennial Model", Blouin ARTINFO

11/11/14, Nathaniel Vonk, "Review: UCSB MFA Open Studios
Annual Group Show Offers a Backstage Pass to the Creative Process"
, Santa Barbara Independent

10/5/13, Alan Bamberger, "10.05.13", www.artbusiness.com

11/13/13, Jorge Garcia, Interview with "IRL" curator and artist, Vanesa Gingold, Alter Space

7/14/11, Shannon Jackson, Social Materials: Storefront Art in Central Market, Art Practical

6/30/11, Lisa Andersen, Childhood Memories of San Francisco's Central Market community as art installation, Cultural Asset Mapping in Regional Australia

6/2/11, Jessica Kwong, Art in Storefronts spruces up S.F.'s Mid-Market, San Francisco Chronicle

1/13/11, Alan Bamberger, January 13, 2011, www.artbusiness.com

Honors

2017
Nominee, San Francisco Artist Award, SFADA

2015
Levitan Graduate Fellowship, UCSB Art Department
Art Department Lead Teaching Assistant Award, UCSB Art Department
Block Grant, UCSB Art Department

2014
Block Grant, UCSB Art Department

2013
2013/2014 SFAC Prequalified Artist Pool,
The San Francisco Arts Commission, SF, CA

2011
Public Art Commission, Art in Storefronts, Market Street,
The San Francisco Arts Commission, SF, CA

2007
Phi Beta Kappa

Teaching Experience

Adult Education Instructor
workshops include: Soft Sculpture, Printmaking, Painting Workshop: Flowers, Contemporary Abstract Painting
San Francisco City College Continuing Education, Fall 2016-present

Teaching Assistant, Lower Division Painting
Stephanie Washburn, Fall 2015, University of California, Santa Barbara

Exhibition Coordinator and Teaching Assistant, Glass Box Gallery
Jane Mulfinger, Winter 2016, University of California, Santa Barbara

Teaching Assistant, Lower Division Drawing
Erik Beltz, Fall 2015, University of California, Santa Barbara

Teaching Assistant, Visual Literacy
Helen Taschian, Spring 2015, University of California, Santa Barbara

Reader for Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Colloquium: Alternative Models
Kim Yasuda, Spring 2015, University of California, Santa Barbara

Teaching Assistant, Art, Science, and Technology
Marko Peljan, Winter 2015, University of California, Santa Barbara

Teaching Assistant, Lower Division Printmaking
Michael Powell, Fall 2014, University of California, Santa Barbara

Visual Arts Instructor
March 2012 - August 2014, Creativity Explored

Assistant Printmaking Lab Technician
April 2008-June 2010, UC Davis Art Department

Assistant Wood Shop and Sculpture Lab Technician
April 2007-June 2010, UC Davis Art Department