Author: Heather Wilcoxon
Credits: Brenda Tayor Gallery, New York

 Heather Wilcoxon

 

 

EDUCATION

1986 BFA San Francisco Art Institute, Painting

1988 MFA San Francisco Art Institute, Painting

AWARDS/FELLOWSHIPS/ RESIDENCIES:

 

2011 Gottlieb Foundation grant, New York NY

2007 Pollock/Krasner Foundation, Fellowship, New York, NY

Buck Foundation/Marin Arts Council, Artist Working Grant, Painting

2004 Thomas P. Johnson Visiting Artist, Fellowship

Rollins College, Orlando, Fl.

2002 Stonehouse Residencey Program, Fellowship, Miramonte, CA.

1999 Pollock/Krasner Foundation, Fellowship, New York, NY.

1998 Djerassi Resident Artist Program, Woodside, CA.

Buck Foundation/ Marin Arts Council, Individual Artist Grant, Painting

1995 Trition Museum of Art, Purchase Award, Santa Clara, CA

1993 Art of California, Bronze Discovery Award for Painting

1991 Buck Foundation/ Marin Arts Council, Individual Artist Grant, Painting

 

 

SELECTED SOLO and two person EXHIBITIONS:

 

2013 Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

 

2011

 The Dark and Humorous Mind of Heather Wilcoxon,

American University Museum, Washington DC

Loaded, Triton Museum, Santa Clara, Ca.

Other Works, SFMOMA Artist Gallery, Fort Mason, San Francisco, Ca.

 

2010

 Being Heather Wilcoxon, Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

 

2009

 Surface and Beneath, Boulder Museum of Contemporary Art, Boulder, Colorado

2008

 Street Level, Soma Arts Center, UC Berkeley Extension Campus, San Francisco, Ca.

 

2007

Off the Grid  Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York ,NY

Back Lot, Inez Storer & Heather Wilcoxon, Donna Seager Gallery, San Rafael, Ca.

Kindred Spirits Inez Storer & Heather Wilcoxon, Bank of America, San Francisco, Ca.

 

2006

 Bing, Bang,Boom Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY.

 Off-Bite Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

 

 

2005

 Greenwood- Chebithes Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA.

2003

 "Commentaries" Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

 "New Paintings " Jack Meier Gallery, Houston TX.

2001

"Paintings" Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY.

2000

" Introductions Robischon Gallery,", Denver, CO.

Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

1998

" Introductions Jack Meier Gallery," Houston TX.

" Paintings and Works on Paper",  Richmond Art Center, , Richmond, CA.

1995

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Artists Gallery

 " Mystical Fantasies" Patricia Sweetow Gallery, Napa, CA.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

 

2010

Secret Drawings, Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, Ca.

San Francisco Art Fair, Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

San Diego Art Fair, Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York

 

 2009

Recall, Smith Anderson Editions, Palo Alto, CA.

Jack Fischer Gallery, New Space, San Francisco, Ca.

ZYSSYVA Artists, Mina Dresdon Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

Gallery Artists, Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY.

The Huneke/Harcros Collection, Tracey Center for the Arts, Tracy, Ca.

 

 

 2008

Aqua Art Fair, Miami, Jack Fisher Gallery, San Francisco, Ca. 

Thomas Paul Fine Art , Los Angeles, Ca.

Red Dot Art Fair, Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

Black and White. Smith Anderson Editions, Palo Alto, Ca.

"Noise" Curated by Patrick Frank, Aton Gallery, Monterey, Ca. (catologue)

" Show and Tell" The Art of Vision Zimmerman Childrens Museum,

Los Angeles, Ca. (catologue)

Alba Art Fair, Anna Bondonio Gallery, Alba, Italy

"On Beauty" Cliff Lede Vineyards Gallery, Yountville, Ca

SFMOMA Artists Gallery , San Francisco, Ca.

SAM Gallery, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA.

Miami Art Fair, Jack Fisher Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

 

 

 2007

The Mini Show, Swarm Gallery, Oakland, Ca.

Red Dot Art Fair, New York, Brenda Taylor Gallery NY, Toomey-Tourell

Gallery, San Francisco, Ca.

Bridge Art Fair  London ,Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco

Bridge Art Fair, Red Dot, Brenda Taylor Gallery, Toomey, Tourell

Anna Bondonio Gallery, Alba, Italy

2006

"Surface" Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

"Hand Maid" College of Marin, Kentfield, CA.

 "Books' Donna Seager Gallery, San Rafael, CA.

 "1+1" Evri Kwong & Heather Wilcoxon" Sacramento State University,

Sacramento, Ca.

Flow Art fair, Miami, Florida ( Toomey-Tourell Gallery

 "Sei Artisti Amereicani " Anna Bondonio Gallery, Alba, Italy 

2005

 "Abstractions"  Bolinas Museum" Bolinas, CA.

"Trillium Prints", SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

"Latin Spirit" SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

" What Did Puck Say?" Heidi Cho Gallery, New York, NY.

Scope Art Fair, Miami, Florida, Toomey-Tourell, Heidi Cho Gallery

 " New Space" Brenda Taylor Gallery, New York, NY

San Francisco International Art Fair, Trillium Prints

 

 

2004

"Hard Candy" San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA

Scope Art Fair, Toomey- Tourell, New York, Miami, Los Angeles

"Big" Toomey-Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

2003

"Legacy" San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA.

 "Collections" Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA.

2002

" Who We Are" Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA.

 "Artists Books",  Bank of America," Trillium Prints, San Francisco

2001

"Artists Pages" Djerassi Artist Resident Program Collection, San

Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

2000

"Yellow the First Color" Bedford Gallery, Dean Lesher Regional

Center for the Arts, Walnut Creek, CA.

 

REVIEWS AND PUBLICATIONS:

 

 2011 Washington Post, review, At The Katzen

 2010 Art LTD Magazine , review, by Barbara Morris

Art Business.com review by Alan Bamberger

Southwest Art Magazine, Best in the West

Elephant Journal.com Article

ZYZZYVA, spring publication

 2009 The Heather Wilcoxon Story by Richard Polsky, Magazine Feature, Artnet

 2008 Monterey Weekly, Noise Show, Hot Picks

 2007 My Art Space, Blog. Interview

ZYZZYVA Winter publication

 2006 November, Artweek , " Heather Wilcoxon at Toomey-Tourell"

Christine Brenneman

 September SFist.com "SFist conquers 49 Geary"

April, Sunset Magazine "Wonder and Whimsy" Abigail Peterson

 2004 November, San Jose Mercury News, Jack Fisher,

"A Teachers Legacy" review

 2003 January, strecther.org " First Thursday" Meredith Tromble,

 2000 February , San Francisco Chronicle " Bedford Gallery Goes for

the Gold With the Illuminating Show " Yellow"

Abby Cohn

August, San Francisco Chronicle, Kenneth Baker,

" Two Painters" , review

March, Review Magazine, Visual Arts, New York,

 1997 July, SAG Harbor Press Robert Long, NY, review

July, Home and Life, Peninsula, Cover

 1998 Catalog Essay, Teri Cohn

 1999 January, New American Painting, Volume 19

February, Artweek, Pollock-Krasner Grant Recipients, News

 1998 March, Artweek Djerassi Foundation " Gifts of Time" News

 1994 October, Artweek, " Starry Knights" Frank Celbuski , review

January, Pacific Sun " A Chance to Judge for yourself what the Buck

Bucks are Buying" Tyson Underwood

 1991 September, Richmond Art Center Catalogue, COVER,

March/April, Artists Dialogue

Art CA. The Magazine of the Visual Arts in California

1989 Beyond Fragments, After the Earth Quick, Cataloque

August, San Francisco Focus, San Francisco, CA.

COLLECTIONS:

De Saisset Musem. Santa Clara, Ca.

The Fine Arts Museums, Auchenbach Foundation of Graphic Arts,

Trition Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA.

Rene Di Rosa Preserve , Napa, CA.

Carl Djerassi, San Francisco, CA.

David and Kathy Post, San Francisco, CA.

Jack and Julie Huneke, Miramonte, CA.

Aurberge Du Solie, Napa, CA.

Paul and Nancy Pelosi, San Francisco, Ca.

Imagery Winery, Glen Ellen, CA.

ACADEMIC EXPERIENCE

2007-present Kala Instutite, Berkeley, Ca, Monoprint Workshop

2005-present UC Berkeley Extension, "Experimental Monoprinting/ Fundamental

Monoprinting

 2003-present San Francisco Art Institute, Visiting Faculty, Painting, Monoprinting

Winter Semester

2003-04 College of Marin, Emeritus, Monoprinting,

2003-present San Francisco Center for the Book, Workshops

2003 California College of Arts ,Graduate Mentor Program , Fall 

Semester

1992-94 College of Marin ,Beginning Painting 

1992 Richmond Art Center, Drawing  

1992 National Institute of art and Disabilities, Richmond Ca. Painting

1990  University of California Extension Santa Cruz, workshop,"Mixed Media

with the figure"

LECTURES:

2005 Graphic Arts Council, Fresno Art Museum, CA

2004 Rollins College of Art, Visiting Artist Lecture Series, Orlando FL

2003 Sonoma State Visiting Artist Series, Rohnard Park, Ca

1998 Kennedy University Visiting Artist Series,