RESUME

Carla W Gelbaum Contemporary Fine Art

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

EDUCATION

BFA 1974 Design

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

MFA 1983 Printmaking with distinction

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

 

JURIED & FEATURED ARTIST EXHIBITIONS (recent)

• 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; published in exhibit catalogue

• 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, Sept 2015, 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

• Art Gallery at the Orinda Library, Orinda CA, Paintings and Prints, Featured Artist February 2015

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

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (recent)

• aRt Cottage, View Points, featuring The Nine, March - June 2020, Concord, CA

• Harrington Gallery, Art in Place, Virtual online exhibit, The Firehouse Arts Center, Apr-May 2020, Pleasanton, CA

• Bank of America, Strictly Abstract, December 2019-2020, 2017, Lafayette, CA

• Moraga Art Gallery, Nov 2019 to present, Moraga, CA

• Art Gallery at the Orinda Library, Nov 2019, Teachers Have Class, Dec 2016 People, Places and Things, Sept 2015 Teachers Have Class, Orinda, CA

Art Embraces Words, Lamorinda Arts Council, July & Nov 2019, January 2020, Lafayette, CA

• Richmond Art Center, Summer 2015, 2018, 2019, Richmond, CA

• JPG@The Bank, Pop-up Art Gallery, Lafayette, March 2019

• Studio 55 Martinez Pop-up Art Show, November 2018, 2019

• Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery, San Ramon, CA, Plein Air to Imaginaire, August 2018, Driven to Abstraction, March 2017, Celebrating the Natural World ,Dec 2016

• Arts Benicia, Benicia, CA, The Art of a Community, Jan – Feb 2017, Jan – Feb 2016

• Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA, January 2017, September 2015, July 2015

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

• Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA, Artists' Annual Exhibit, Dec 2015, Dec 2016

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

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

• Permanent Exhibits at San Ramon Kaiser, San Ramon CA (2013) & John Muir Hospital, Walnut Creek, CA (2011)​

 

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

Artwork in over 50 private collections.

All artwork ©2020 Carla W. Gelbaum