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Kim Thoman

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Emeryville, CA 94662, U.S.A.
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Website: www.kimthoman.com

Email: kim@kimthoman.com

(510) 387-1660

 

GRANTS & AWARDS

The Helene Wurlitzer Foundation Residency Grant, Taos, New Mexico, 2007.

Vermont Studio Center Residency, Johnson, Vermont, 2003, 2000, 1999.

Robert Rauschenberg Foundation Change Grant, New York, New York, 1993.

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2019     Natural Dualities, Hardin Center for the Arts, Gadsden, Alabama.

2018     Equilibrium, Olive Hyde Art Gallery, Fremont, California. (3-Woman Exhibition)

            Natural Dualities, Goddard Center for Visual & Performing Arts, Ardmore, Oklahoma.

2016     Natural Dualities, Peninsula Museum of Art, Burlingame, California.

2015     The Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, California.

Natural Dualities, Anderson Center for the Arts, Anderson, Indiana.

Natural Dualities, Lillian Davis Hogan Galleries, Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota, Winona,                                     Minnesota.

2013     Shadravan Gallery, Oakland, California.

2010     Monterey Peninsula College Art Gallery, Monterey, California.

2009     “W” San Francisco, California.

2008     SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, California.

            Oakopolis Gallery, Oakland, California.

2006     California Institute of Integral Studies, San Francisco, California.

2005     Stanford Art Spaces, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California.

            Dream Institute of Northern California, Berkeley, California.

2003     Perspective Gallery, Virginia Tech University, Blacksburg, Virginia (catalogue).

1998     Quantum Corporation, Milpitas, California.

1997     Gallery of the Center for Psychological Studies, Albany, California.

1994     JFK University Art Gallery, Orinda, California.

1993     Jung Institute of San Francisco, San Francisco, California.

            California School for Professional Psychology, Alameda, California.

1992     Graham & James Law Offices, San Francisco, California.

1991     Bank of America World Headquarters, Plaza Gallery, San Francisco, California.

1990     SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, California.

1987     Djurovich Gallery, Sacramento, California.

1985     Monterey Peninsula Museum, Monterey, California.

1983     Chabot College Art Gallery, Oakland, California.

1982     Berkeley Stage Theater, Berkeley, California.

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITION

2018     The Breakfast Group: Liberty Arts Fine Arts Gallery, Yreka, California.

            Generation, UC Berkeley Art Alumni Exhibition, Worth Ryder Art Gallery, Berkeley, California.

2017     A Sculpture Exhibition, Marin Society of Artists, San Rafael, California.

            Guilty Pleasures, Jen Tough Gallery, Vallejo, California.

2016     Printmaking Explored, San Pablo Art Gallery, San Pablo, California.

            One Plus One, Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland, California.

            Digital Fabrication Exhibit, Florida State College, Jacksonville, Florida.

2015     International Digital Sculpture Exhibition, Sarofim Fine Arts Gallery, Southwestern University,   Georgetown, Texas.

2014     Adell McMillan Gallery, University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon.

            25th Annual International Solid Freeform Fabrication Symposium

            Etter-Harbin Alumni Center at the University of Texas in Austin, Texas.

Real/Surreal, Sandra Lee Gallery, San Francisco, California.

            Return of the Thing: 5 Artists Use 3D Printing, Contra Costa College Gallery, San Pablo, California.

            The Breakfast Group: Jive and Java, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California.

2013     Cherry Center for the Arts, Carmel, California.

            Oakopolis Gallery, Uplift, Oakland, California

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS (continued)

2005     Dayle Dunn Gallery, Half Moon Bay, California.

            U.C. Berkeley Art Alumni Show, Berkeley, California.

            Art Concepts Gallery, Walnut Creek, California.

            Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, California.

            Outnumbered: Works On Paper, Jackrabbit Gallery, Santa Fe, New Mexico.

2002     Reflections, San Pablo Arts Gallery, San Pablo, California.

            Contemporary Abstracts, Artisans Gallery, Mill Valley, California. (Best of Show)

            Maxtor Corporation, San Jose, California.

2001     Aspect Communications, San Jose, California.

            3Com Corporation, Santa Clara, California.

2000     Synopsys Incorporated, Mountain View, California.

1998     Womanscape: Body, Land, Ocean, Urban, Sun Gallery, Hayward, California.

1997     Breakthrough Color, Editions Limited Gallery, Indianapolis, Indiana.

            Spirit of Nature, Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, California.

1996     Ahead of the Wave, Iris Arts, Berkeley, California.

            Zipzap, Online Magazine, http://www.dnai.com/~zipzap.

            Significants, Los Medanos College, Pittsburg, California.

            ADA: Women and Information Technology, Artemisia Gallery, Chicago, Illinois.

1995     The World’s Women On-Line, United Nations 4th World Conference on Women, Beijing, China.

            Bayfront Gallery, San Francisco, California.

1994     Joanne Chappell Gallery, San Francisco, California.

1993     Pro Arts Gallery, Annual, Oakland, California (catalogue).

1991     3Com Corporation, Santa Clara, California.

1988     Los Medanos College Art Gallery, Pittsburg, California.

            Pacific Grove Art Center, Pacific Grove, California.

            Gallery 44, Oakland, California.

1987     Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, California (catalogue). 

            Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, California.

1986     San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, California.

1984     Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, California.

            Ralph L. Wilson Gallery, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (catalogue).

            Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, California.

            South of Market Cultural Center, San Francisco, California.

1983     Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, Tennessee.

            Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California.

            Walnut Creek Civic Arts Gallery, Walnut Creek, California.

            Holy Names College Art Gallery, Oakland, California.

1982     Coos Art Museum, Coos Bay, Oregon.

            Creative Growth Gallery, Oakland, California.

1980     Contemporary Artisans Gallery, San Francisco, California.

            34th Annual San Francisco Arts Festival, San Francisco, California.

1979     33rd Annual San Francisco Arts Festival, San Francisco, California.

1978     Ligoa Duncan Gallery, New York, New York.

1977     Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California.

 

 

EDUCATION

University of California, Davis, California, Art Department, 1966-68.

University of California, Berkeley, California, Bachelor of Arts, 1972.

University of California, Riverside, California, Education Credential, 1973.

San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California, MA: Ceramic Sculpture, 1979.

 

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Merritt College, Oakland, CA, 2000-2013.

Berkeley City College, Berkeley, CA, 1980-2000.

California College of Arts, Extension Program, Oakland, CA, 1981.

 

 

COURSES TAUGHT

Drawing, Painting, Design, Digital Painter, Photoshop Elements,

2D Design, Ceramics, Art History: Survey of 20th Century Art.

 

 

OTHER ART RELATED EMPLOYMENT

Juror: “RISE”, Cal State East Bay Art Gallery, Student Show, Hayward, CA, 2018

Curator: “Ruth and Me”, Eddie Rhodes Gallery, Contra Costa College Gallery, San Pablo, CA, 2017.

Juror: Mendocino Art Center Membership Juried Exhibition, Mendocino, CA, 2016.

Curator: Return of the Thing: 5 Artists Use 3D Printing, Contra Costa College Gallery, San Pablo, CA, 2014.

Juror: Oakland Art Association Exhibition, Oakland, CA, 2010.

Slide Lecture & Talk: “Sustaining A Creative Life” San Leandro Rotary Club, Oakland, CA, 2010.

Slide Lecture: California Institute for Integral Studies (CIIS), San Francisco, CA, 2006.

Juror: Print and Video Festival, Berkeley City College, Berkeley, CA, 2005.

Juror: Los Medanos Student Art Show, 2000, Los Medanos College Art Gallery, Pittsburg, CA, 2000.

Juror: Los Medanos Student Art Show, 1999, Los Medanos College Art Gallery, Pittsburg, CA, 1999.

Juror: Printmaking: People and Process, California Society of Printmakers, Contra Costa College             Gallery and On-Line Show, San Pablo, CA, 1997.

Faculty Advisor: Milvia Street Art and Literary Magazine, Berkeley City College, Berkeley, CA, 1995-97.

Juror: Ohlone College Art Student League Competition, Fremont, CA, 1995.

Slide Lecture: Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA, 1994.

Slide Lecture: JFK University, Orinda, CA, 1994.

Contributing Writer: Art In Focus, High School Art Textbook, Glencoe Publishing Company, Mission     Hills, CA, 1992.

Contributing Writer: Exploring Art, Junior High Art Textbook, Glencoe Publishing Company, Mission    Hills, CA, 1990.

Art Department Chair, Berkeley City College, Berkeley, CA, 1990-92.

Juror: 1985 Army Artist Contest, Presidio Army Base, San Francisco, CA, 1985.

 

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

The Daily Journal, “Natural Duality” by Susan Cohn, July 29, 2016.

Mendocino Arts Magazine, 2015-16, Mendocino, California, Kim Thoman: Three Dimensions by Michael    Potts.

3DPrint.com, What Things May Come: 3D Printing is the Topic of Southwestern Universtiy Symposium/Sculpture Exhibit by Michelle Matisons, February 3, 2015.

3DPrint.com, Emerging Venus: Kim Thoman’s 3D Printed Sculptures Designed to Embody Dualities, by Michelle Matisons, January, 23, 2015.

ArtCritical, Online Magazine of Art & Ideas, May 3, 2014, The Breakfast Group: Exhibition at Richmond Art Center toasts Bay Area Institution by Hearne Pardee.

East Bay Express, Oakland, California, February 2008, Drastic Park by DeWitt Cheng (photo).

Tempo, Taos News, Taos, New Mexico, October 2007, Total Arts Gallery Review (photo).

Palo Alto Weekly, Palo Alto, California, August 2005, Art: Stanford Art Spaces, (photos).

Oakland Tribune, Oakland, California, August 2005, Art on Paper by Monique Beeler.

The Forum, California Community Colleges Publication, Sacramento, California, 1997.

TSA, Alameda, California, October 1993, Unlikely Collision: Art at CSPP by Richard Whittaker.

Pacific Grove Monarch, Pacific Grove, California, October 1988, Art Notes by Sam Colburn.

Contra Costa Times, Contra Costa, California, May 1988, Los Medanos Exhibit Explores the Art of Grief by Bonnie Ferguson.

San Francisco Examiner, San Francisco, California, January 1987, A Provocative Exhibition Put

Together Like A Chain Letter, Al Morch.

Oakland Tribune, Oakland, California, December 1983, Art Show Runs the Gamut From Awful to Glorious           by Charles Shere.

Oakland Tribune, Oakland, California, August 1983, Crowded Talented Walnut Creek Show

by Charles Shere.

Contra Costa Times, Contra Costa, California, August 1983, Walnut Creek Exhibit Features Area Artists by Carol Fowler.

 

 

 

 

MEMBERSHIP

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA)

Oakland Museum of Art

Bay Area Women Artists Legacy Project (BAWALP)

Breakfast Group

 

GALLERY: David Anthony Fine Art Gallery, Taos, New Mexico