Solo Exhibitions

2015

Incubator for Ideas, ISB Gallery at the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) for NCECA, Providence, Rhode Island

2014

Collage Tiles, Di Rosa Preserve, Napa, California

2013

Piano Scores for David Tudor, Paul Kotula Projects, Detroit, Michigan

2011

Misfits Series, Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California

2008

Canon Tolon, Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California

Eye Sites and Phoenix Series, B. Sakata Garo Gallery, Sacramento, California

2007

Eye Sites, Paul Kotula Projects, Detroit, Michigan

2006

Made in Oakland, Katzen American University Art Museum, Washington, D.C.

2005

Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, California

Phoenix Series, Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California

2004

Kiln Shelf Pieces, Revolution Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

Gallery Paule Anglim, San Francisco, California

2001

BACCA, Berkeley, California

Revolution Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

2000

Life on Mars Series, Howard Yezerski Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

1999

The Robert Mondavi Winery, Oakville, California

Life on Mars Series, Revolution Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

1998

Words In An Unknown Tongue, the European Ceramic Work Centre, s’Hertogenbosch, Holland

­­­Revolution Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

1996

Jernigan Wicker Fine Arts, San Francisco, California

1995

­­­­Revolution Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

­­­Jernigan Wicker Gallery, San Francisco, California

1994

Revolution Gallery, Detroit, Michigan

1991

Holly Solomon Gallery, New York City, New York

Kala Institute, Berkeley, California

Century Club, New York City, New York

1990

Wellington B. Gray Gallery at East Carolina State University, Greenville, North Carolina

1984

Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco, California

1983

University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico

1982

Langton Street, San Francisco, California

1981

Teotihuacan Series, Fendrick Gallery, Washington, D.C. and San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

1977

Rubbings of Photographs, Nancy Lurie Gallery, Chicago, Illinois and Madison Art Center (Madison Museum of Contemporary Art, MMoCA), Madison, Wisconsin

1975

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), San Francisco, California

Dan Weinberg Gallery, San Francisco, California

1974

de Saisset Art Gallery, Santa Clara, California

Artists’ Books, Groningen, Netherlands

1970

The “a” Show, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

Works from The “a” Show, Obelisk Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts

A One-night Stand, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

Location Project #4, Powerhouse Gallery, Berkeley, California

­­­Parker Street 470 Gallery, Boston Massachusetts

1969

The First “a’s”, Reed College, Portland, Oregon

1968

Monopoly Board et al, Hansen Gallery, San Francisco, California

Game on Black Board and Photo-negative Ashtray, Eugenia Butler Gallery, Los Angeles, California

1964

Ghostware Series, Hansen Galleries, San Francisco, California

1961

Graduate Show, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California

 

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Group Exhibitions

2017

Lyrics, Gestures, and Games, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, California

Embracing Imperfection: Contemporary Expressions of Wabi Sabi, Napa Valley Museum, Napa, California

2016

Humming Forward While Humming Back, In-Out Center at De Appel, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Channel Series, Anglim Gilbert Gallery, San Francisco, California

Ceramix, La Maison Rouge, Paris, France

23 | 85 (with Ethan Caflisch), a.Muse Gallery, San Francisco, California

Making Our Mark, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California

Directions for a cloud-crowd, Henry Gallery, Seattle, Washington

National Ceramics Invitational, Traver Gallery, Seattle, Washington

Over/Under, Liberty Arts Contemporary Fine Art Gallery, Yreka, California

2015

Ceramix, Bonnefantenmuseum, Maastrict, Netherlands

Directions Given, Directions Taken, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, California

The Ceramic Presence in Modern Art: Selections from the Linda Leonard Schlenger Collection and Yale University Art Gallery, Yale, New Haven, Connecticut

2013

A Riot of Color, the Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Long Conversation, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, California

2012

Contemporary Ceramics, Stremmel Gallery, Reno, Nevada

Influences and Connections, Watershed Center for the Ceramic Arts, Newcastle, Maine

Out of Line: Extended Drawing Practices, Nelson Gallery at the University of California, Davis

2011

Under the Big Black Sun: California Art 1974-1981, Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA), Los Angeles, California

State of Mind: New California Art circa 1970, Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California

Mind Over Matter, Maulsteen Gallery, New York City, New York

Get Lucky: The Culture of Chance, SOMArts, San Francisco, California

Crafting Modernism: Mid-Century American Art and Design, The Museum of Arts and Design, New York City, New York

Cracks, Drips, and Markings, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, California

2010

Out of Order, Fine Arts Gallery at San Francisco State University (SFSU), San Francisco, California

Ceramics Annual of America, San Francisco, California

Six Treasures, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, California

Hand + Made, Contemporary Art Museum of Houston, Texas

Susie Lee Exhibition, Lawrie Moore Project, Seattle, Washington

2009

Life of Making, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, California

Watershed Legends Exhibition, Sculptural Objects Fine Art and Design (SOFA), Chicago, Illinois

2008

The 64th Annual Ceramics Exhibition, Scripps College, Claremont, California

Bay Area Ceramics Sculpture, di Rosa, Napa, California

2007

The Garage Biennale, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, California

Peter Selz Tribute, B. Sakata Garo Gallery, Sacramento, California

2006

Practice Makes Perfect: Bay Area Conceptual Craft, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, California

Slides, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, Maryland and Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio and Cincinnati Museum of Art, Cincinnati, Ohio

2004

Contemporary American Ceramics (1950-1960), Aichi Predectural Ceramics Museum, The National Museum of Modern Art in Kyoto, Japan

Bay Area Now 3, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, California

A Secret History of Clay: from Gauguin to Gormley, Tate Liverpool, England

Beyond Boundaries: Bay Area Conceptual Art of the 1970’s, Pasadena Museum of Conceptual Art

2003

Inaugural Exhibition, Racine Art Museum, Racine, Wisconsin

Kreeger Gallery, Washington, D.C.

60th Annual Ceramics Exhibition, Scripps College, Claremont, California

Blobs, Wiggles, and Dots, The Workspace, New York City, New York   

2001

World Ceramic Exposition, Icheon, South Korea

Ceramics and Sculpture, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, Minnesota

2000

Made in California: Art, Image, and Identity, 1900-2000, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA), Los Angeles, California

Color and Fire: Defining Moments in Studio Ceramics, 1950-2000, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California

Words in an Unknown Tongue (with Mark Boulding), Zwick Gallery, Denver, Colorado

1999

Mimar Sinan University, Istanbul, Turkey

1998

Northern Clay Center, Minneapolis Minnesota

1997

Abstract Expressionist Ceramics Revisited, Garth Clark Gallery, New York City, New York

1996

Affinities (with Jamie Walker), Dorothy Weiss Gallery, San Francisco, California

Hot Off the Press, Traveling Exhibition, United Kingdom

1995

­­­­­­Betty Rymer Gallery at the Chicago Art Institute, Chicago, Illinois

U.S.A. Within Limits, International Biennial of São Paulo, Galeria Millan, São Paulo, Brazil

1993

Art of the 60’s and 70’s, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), San Francisco, California

William Traver Gallery, Seattle, Washington

1992

Five by Seven, Alfred University, Alfred, New York

In the Spirit of John Cage, Jernigan Wicker Gallery, San Francisco, California

with Viola Frey, Fabric Workshop, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

East is East, West is West, Pence Gallery, Davis, California

1987

The Projected Image, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), San Francisco, California

1986

Drawing Center, New York City, New York

The Object as Poet, Renwick Gallery (of the Smithsonian American Art Museum), Washington, D.C.

Words at Liberty, the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, Illinois

Sculpture from the Museum Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA), San Francisco, California

1978

Galerie Fignal, Amsterdam, Netherlands

1977

California Painting and Sculpture, National Museum of American Art (of the Smithsonian Institute), Washington, D.C.

1974

The Biennial, Sydney, Australia

South of the Slot, SiteWorks, San Francisco, California

Public Sculpture, Urban Environment, Paramount Theater with The Oakland Museum, Oakland, California

Imageidea, Evanston Art Center, Evanston, Illinois

1973

Video Verslag, Lignbaancentrum, Rotterdam, Netherlands

A Performance in Celebration of our Getting to Know Amsterdam,          In-Out Center, Amsterdam, Netherlands

1972

Documenta 5, Kassel, West Germany

­­­The Joseph Monsen Collection, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco California

Notes and Scores for Sounds, Mills College Art Gallery, Oakland, California

Changes, Hetty Heisman Studio, Amsterdam, Netherlands

1971

Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, New York

School of the Chicago Art Institute, Chicago, Illinois

San Francisco Art Institute Centennial Exhibition, M.H. de Young Memorial Museum (de Young Museum), San Francisco, California

John C. Fernie, Bob Kinmnont, Tony May, and Jim Melchert­, San Francisco Museum of Art (SFMOMA), San Francisco, California

Clayworks: 20 Americans, Museum of Contemporary Craft, Portland, Oregon

Kyoto: Contemporary Ceramic Art: Canada, USA, Mexico, and Japan, the National Museum of Modern Art, Tokyo, Japan

1970

Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, New York

The Eighties, University of California-Berkeley Art Museum

with Alex Katz and Jack Tworkov, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio

1969

Objects USA, National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.

Spirit of the Comics, Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Twentieth Century American Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island

1968

Annual Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, New York

Wellington-Ivest Collection, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Massachusetts

Don’t Stand Between a Soldier and the Sun!, Obelisk, Boston, Massachusetts

1967

Funk Art Show, University of California, Berkeley Art Museum

The West Coast Now, Art Museums in Portland, Seattle, San Francisco, and Los Angeles

1966

Annual Exhibition of Contemporary American Sculpture, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York City, New York

20 American Studio Potters, Victoria & Albert Museum, London, England

How the West Has Done, Arts Council of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Abstract Expressionist Ceramics, University of California at Irvine

1965

The Slant Step Show, Berkeley Gallery, San Francisco, California

New Ceramic Forms, Museum of Arts and Design, New York City, New York

Recent Still Life in Painting and Sculpture, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Rhode Island

Young American Sculpture, New York World’s Fair, American Express Pavilion, New York City, New York

1964

83rd San Francisco Annual, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

1963

Onze Sculpteurs Americains, Musee d’Art Moderne de la Ville de Paris, France

82nd San Francisco Annual, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

Contemporary California Sculpture, Oakland Museum of California, Kaiser Center, Oakland, California

1962

Work in Clay by Six (with Stephen de Staebler, Rick Gomez, Manuel Neri, Ron Nagle, and Ann Stockton), San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California

1961

National Decorative Arts – Ceramics Exhibition, the Wichita Art Association, Wichita, Kansas

1960

79th San Francisco Annual, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California