All artwork ©2019 Carla W Gelbaum

 

EDUCATION

BFA 1974 Design & MFA 1983 Printmaking with distinction

California College of Arts & Crafts (now California College of the Arts), Oakland, CA

 

JURIED & FEATURED ARTIST EXHIBITIONS

• Art Gallery at the Orinda Library, Orinda, CA, Visual Sonatas, June 2019

• Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA - Snap!, January 2018, jurors: Arc Partners

• Piedmont Center for the Arts, Piedmont, CA, Art to Soothe the Soul, May-June 2017, Juror: Pamela McCauley, Main Street Arts Gallery, Martinez

• Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA - Summer of Love, May-June 2017; jurors: Arc Partners

• Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA - Fur, Feathers & Fins, March 2017; juried

• Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA - What's Not to Love? February 2017; juror: Danny Sanchez, Associate Director of Themes + Projects Gallery, SF

• Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA - Fur, Feathers & Fins, March 2016; juror: Stephanie Amon, PAC gallery director;

• Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA – Gems III, Dec 2015; a small works exhibit juror: Ruth Santee, director and co-owner of Transmission Gallery, Oakland, CA

• Walnut Creek Utility Art Box Project – on going starting 2015; selected artwork located at No. Main St and Lincoln Ave, Walnut Creek as part of the Bedford Gallery Public Art Walking Tour

• Marin Society of Artists, Ross, CA, “The Left Coast”, Juror: Lauren R. O’Connell,

Curatorial Associate, UC Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA)

• Piedmont Center for the Arts, Piedmont, CA, Juried Exhibit Aug/Sept 2015

• Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery, San Ramon, CA, Juried Exhibit June 2015

• Orinda Library Art Gallery, Orinda CA, Featured Artist February 2015

• Lafayette Art Gallery, Lafayette, CA, Featured Artist June 2014

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

• Art Gallery at the Orinda Library, Nov 2019, "Teachers Have Class", Orinda, CA

• Art Embraces Words, Lafayette Library, July & Nov 2019, Lafayette, CA

• Richmond Art Center, Summer 2019 Member Show, Richmond, CA

• LAA Member Show at JPG@The Bank, Pop-up Art Gallery, Lafayette, March 2019

• Studio 55 Martinez Pop-up Art Show, November 2018

• Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery, San Ramon, CA, "Plein Air to Imaginaire", August 2018

• Richmond Art Center, Summer 2018 Member Show, Richmond, CA

• Bank of America, Lafayette, CA, 2017

• Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery, San Ramon, CA, Driven to Abstraction, March 2017

• Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA, “The Art of a Community”, Jan – Feb 2017

• Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA, Artists Annual Exhibit, January 2017

• Diablo Fine Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA, 2016-2017

• Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA, Artists' Annual Exhibit, Dec 2016-Jan 2017

• Orinda Library Art Gallery, Orinda, CA, "People, Places and Things", Dec 2016

• Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery, San Ramon, CA, "Celebrating the Natural World" Dec 2016

• McBrien Building, Martinez, CA,"Summer Daze", August 2016

• Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA, “The Art of a Community”, Jan – Feb 2016

• Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA “HERE, Part I”, Artists Annual Exhibit, Dec 2015

• Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA September 2015 – Colored Pencil

• Orinda Library Gallery, Orinda, CA September 2015 – “Teachers Have Class”

• Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA July 2015

• Richmond Art Center, Summer 2015 Member Show, Richmond, CA

• Lafayette Art Gallery, Lafayette, CA, 2001-2015

• Orinda Library Art Gallery, Orinda CA, 2015

• San Ramon Kaiser, San Ramon CA 2013 - permanent exhibit

• Chow Restaurant, Lafayette CA, 2003-2013

• Lafayette Chamber of Commerce, Lafayette CA 2008, 2014, 2015

• Lettuce Restaurant, Walnut Creek, CA, 2013

• John Muir Hospital, Walnut Creek CA, 2011 - permanent exhibit

 

OPEN STUDIOS & ART FESTIVALS

• LAA Art Show & Sale, Lafayette, CA, Oct 2016 & 2017, June 2018

• Diablo Gallery Art Faire, Walnut Creek, CA, Sept. 2016

• Lafayette Art Gallery Holiday Boutique, Lafayette, CA, Nov – Dec 2015

• Lamorinda Arts Alliance Open Studios 2001-2005, 2011-2014

• Artists’ Market, Lafayette Gallery 2004-2006, 2008, 2009

• Lafayette Holiday Art Walk 2008

• Lafayette Art & Wine Festival Fall – 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2008

• Rock the Plaza, Lafayette Sq 2006

JUDGING

Visual Arts Judge for Project LPIE at Acalanes, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017

 

MURAL

• New Beginnings, Child Development Playroom, Oakland, CA, 2008

 

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Artwork in over 50 private collections.

Carla W Gelbaum Contemporary Fine Art

Tenth Bloom (lower canvas panel of diptych), Acrylic on canvas 24x48 ©2017

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