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SHERRY KWINT-CATTOCHE

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1978 Master of Fine Arts, Painting
Lone Mountain College, San Francisco
1973 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting and Drawing
California College of Arts & Crafts, Oakland
 Sherry Kwint-Cattoche

Awards

1994 SFWA Award Signature Artist, Arte' Alfresco, Broadway Plaza, W.C., CA
1993 Gold Award, Discovery Awards Competition, Art of California Magazine
1988 Exhibition '88, Sun Gallery 26th Annual, Centennial Hall, Hayward, CA
1987 Crocker-Kingsley 62nd Annual, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
1986 17th Annual Statewide 2D Competition, Downtown Gallery, San Jose, CA
1985 CAC Exhibition, George Orberg Gallery, Chico, CA
1977-78 Work Study Grant, Lone Mountain College, S.F., CA
1975 Studio Grant, Lone Mountain College, San Francisco, CA
1974-75 Work Study Grant, Lone Mountain College, San

One & Two Person Exhibitions

2003 HouseBook and Portrait Paintings, Civic Arts, Walnut Creek, CA
2000 Tales of Solitude, Los Medanos College Art Gallery, Pittsburg, CA
1987 Primarily Portraits, Studio One Gallery, Oakland
1985 Two Mediums-Two Views, Chabot College Art Gallery, Hayward, CA
1978 Centered Pieces, Fiberworks Gallery, Berkeley, CA
1970 Genesis, Brandeis Institute, Santa Susanna, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2007 Faculty Art Invitational, June Steingart Gallery, Oakland, CA
Merritt College Figure Drawing, Rockridge Library, Upstairs Gallery, Oakland, CA

2006

Student and Friends, Paintings by Bob Gerbracht’s Group, Epperson Gallery, Crockett, CA
Stephanie Caloia, Artist’s Model, Crockett Contemporary Art Gallery, Crockett, CA
Merritt College Portrait Exhibition, Rockridge Library, Upstairs Gallery, Oakland, CA

2005

Emerging Oakland Artists, Drawings: Figures and Portraits, Casa Frela Gallery, New York
Art: The Other Voice of America, SomArts Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004

Guest Artist, Gallery Concord, Concord, CA

2003

2003 Pro Arts Juried Annual, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
CAE, Drawing and Painting Faculty Exhibition, Shadelands Campus, W.C., CA

2002

CAE, Drawing and Painting Faculty Exhibition, Shadelands Campus, W.C., CA

2001

House Variations, Diablo Valley College Art Gallery, Concord, CA
Beyond the Rules, California College of Arts and Crafts, San Francisco CAA

2000

The Female Gaze, Louie Art Gallery, Ohlone College, Fremont, CA

1999

1999 Pro Arts Juried Annual, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
"The Secret Life of Art Is Led In Drawings", Reynolds Art Gallery, Stockton, CA
Foundations, Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont, CA

1998

Civic Arts Education Faculty Show, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
The Age of Women, SOMAR Gallery, San Francisco, CA
The Light is Diverse in California, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA
Spur of the Moment, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA

1996

Arte' Alfresco, Sidewalk Chalk Painting Festival, Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek
Homage's, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA
New Garments for Old Stories, Prieto Gallery, Mills College, Oakland, CA
State of the Arts, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA

1995

Last Frontier, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA
Arte' Alfresco, Sidewalk Chalk Painting Festival, Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek, CA

1994

California Women Artists, SF Women Artists Gallery, San Francisco, CA
A Woman's Place: MotherEarth, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA

1993

Pro Arts Annual Exhibition, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
Arte' Alfresco, Sidewalk Chalk Painting Festival, Broadway Plaza, Walnut Creek
Self Portrait 1993, CVA Gallery, Oakland, CA
Body Politic, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1992

Women Artists '92, Matrix Gallery, Sacramento, CA
Women: Self Images, Gallery Arcade, Oakland, CA
Matrix International '92, Matrix Gallery, Sacramento, CA
CVA's Art in Public Places, Kaiser Center Art Gallery, Oakland, CA
Pro Arts Annual Exhibition, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
Images of Us, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

1990

Celebration of the Human Spirit, Sun Gallery, Centennial Hall, Hayward, CA
Two Fold: Artist and Teacher, Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

1989

The Big Show, Lillian Paley Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA
Pro Arts Annual Exhibition, Pro Arts Gallery Oakland, CA
Faces & Figures, The Art Store Gallery, Oakland, CA

1988

Last Picture Show, Walnut Creek Civic Arts Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
Crocker-Kingsley Annual, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA

1987

About Faces, Walnut Creek Civic Arts Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
Beyond Power, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1986

CVA Gallery Opening Exhibition, CVA Gallery, Oakland, CA
Content Art: Contemporary Issues, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco

1985

Content Art: Contemporary Issues, Euphrat Gallery, De Anza College, Cupertino

1984

Reviewing the Figure, University Art Museum, Hayward, CA
15th Annual Two-Dimensional Exhibition, San Jose Art League Gallery
Works on Paper, Davis Art Center, Davis, CA

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Selected Articles, Reviews, Publications

Jacobson, S.N., “An Artist, His Students And His Friends”, Listen and Be Heard, Vol. 3, Issue #16, February, 2006 • Prieve, Judith, “Tales of Solitude Awash in Imagery,” Ledger Dispatch, November, 2000 • Kyne, Barbara, "Home Sweet Home", Artweek, Vol. 30, # 9, September 1999 • "Seen on Scene," Diablo Arts Magazine, December 1998 • Steele, Nancy, "The Art Of Teaching Art," Diablo Arts Magazine, July 1998 • "Those Who Teach, Do" San Francisco Chronicle, Datebook, 28 June 1998 • Baker, Kenneth, "A 100 Year Work in Progress," San Francisco Chronicle, 9 July 1994 • Ciardelli, Dolores Fox, "Arte' Alfresco," Walnut Creek Journal, 15 September 1994 • Art of California, Discovery Awards 1993, January 1994 • Thym, Jolene, "Our Portraits, Ourselves," Oakland Tribune, 10 August 1993 • "A Question Of Boundaries," Artweek, Vol. 23, # 25, 8 October 1992 • "Art in an Apoca-lyptic Age," Express, Billboard, Arts Beat, 6 March 1992 • Meidav, Edie, "Our Tangled Hearts," Artweek, Vol. 23, # 8, 27 February 1992 • Fowler, Carol, "Exhibit explores female art," Contra Costa Times, 19 January 1992 • Steele, Nancy, "Women of Vision," Diablo Arts, November 1991 • Portraits in Pastel, Rossmoor News, 27 March 1991 • Portraits in Pastel, Rossmoor News, 20 March 1991 • Fowler, Carol, Time Out/Art, Contra Costa Times, 8 June 1990 • Sunday on Seven, KGO-TV, Studio tour and interview, 18 June 1989 • Pro Arts 1989 Annual Exhibition, 18 January 1989, Catalogue • Swift, Harriet, "Future Stars Emerge at Annual Exhibition," The Tribune, Oakland, 17 January 1988 • California Art Review, Second Edition, Les Krantz, Editor, 1989 • Hanney, Dave, "Photo series," City Scene, Walnut Creek, Spring 1988 • Dalkey, Victoria, "Exhibit has Democratic Mix," Contra Costa Times, 28 May 1987 • Dalkey, Victoria, "Sincerity: Common Thread in Show," Sacramento Bee, 23 May 1987 • Beyond Power: A Celebration, 11 March 1987, Catalogue • Lillian Paley Center for the Visual Arts, Vol. 11, No. 1, April/May 1986 • The Montclarion, "Scene Section Pick of the Week," 11 February 1986 • Beecroft, Jennifer, "DAC's Juried Annual Offers Diversity," California Agee, 18 October 1984 • Creative Arts Center Juried Exhibition, Juror: Karen Kesler, 16 November 1984, Catalogue

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Professional Experience

Teaching Experience

Art Institute of California – San Francisco, Anatomy Drawing. 2003
Merritt College, Figure Drawing: Anatomy, Figure Drawing: Composition, Portraiture, 2001– present
Civic Arts Education, Life Drawing, Human Anatomy, Introduction to Soft Pastel, Encaustic Painting, Portrait & Figure Painting: Oils & Soft Pastel, 1987 – present
Vista College, Figure Drawing: Anatomy, 2000 – 2001
Artist in Residence, Acalanes High School, Portrait and Figure Drawing, 1994-2000
Ohlone College, Descriptive Drawing, 1998
Amsterdam Art, Intro to Pastel, Portraits in Pastel, Encaustic, 1999 – 2001
Orinda Community Center, Figure Drawing & Painting, 1991 – 1992
ASUC Art Studios, Beginning & Intermediate Pastel, 1992

Administrative Experience

Life Drawing and Painting Workshop Coordinator, Oakland, 2008-present
Exhibitions for Faculty and Students, Merritt College, 2002-2009
Civic Arts Education, Coordinator, Drawing and Painting Program, 1996 - 2001
Coordinator and Guest Artist, Bedford Gallery Docent Training Program, 1992
Life Drawing Workshop Monitor, CAE, Walnut Creek, 1987 - 2007
Exhibitions Coordinator, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, 1991 - 1992
Life Drawing Workshop Coordinator, Oakland, 1987 - 1995

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

Women's Caucus for Art, Northern California Chapter • The Collector's Gallery, Oakland Museum, Oakland, • Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland • Peralta Federation of Teachers, Peralta Part-timers


Sherry Kwint-Cattoche at cattoche@aol.com

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