Anya Spielman

ANYA SPIELMAN
Born: Berkeley, CA  1966
 
EDUCATION:             
1989    B.A. in Art Studio/Minor in Anthropology, University of California, Davis, CA
 
AWARDS:
2013    Joan Mitchell Foundation Award Nominee, New York, NY
2007    US EMBASSY American Artists Abroad Program, Montevideo, Uruguay.  Selected as an Art-Ambassador to exhibit and teach in Montevideo.
2000    Vermont Studio Center Artist’s Grant
1998    Artists Council Award, Palm Springs Desert Museum; “29th Annual Juried Exhibition.” Juror: Janet Bishop – Associate Curator of Painting and Sculpture at  SFMOMA.
1994    Nominated by Wayne Thiebaud for the American Academy & Institute of Arts and Letters, New York, NY
 
SOLO EXHIBITIONS: 
2012    Naughty Cream, Window Project, PDX Contemporary Art, Portland, OR
2010    New Works, 618 NW Glisan St., Portland, OR
2007    Stung, Michael Rosenthal Contemporary Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2007    New York Series-Falling, Caffe Museo, SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
2002    New Work, 108 Bowery, New York, NY
1997    Beneath," Terrain Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1996    Science/Art Synthesis, The Pence Gallery, Davis, CA
1994    Memory Stones, Stanford Faculty Club, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
1994    New Works, Albany Arts Gallery, Albany, CA
1993    Archeology of Mind, Shenandoah Gallery, Plymouth, CA
             
SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS:
2017   Black Box, Boeckercontemporary, Heidelberg, Germany.  On tour to:  Künstlerhaus Saar, Saarbrücken Germany, to the La 'S' Grand Atelier, Vielsalm Belgium, the Faux Mouvement, Centre 
           d'art contemporain, Metz France and the Casino Luxemburg, Forum d'art contemporain, Luxemburg.

2017   Shapeshifting Superheavies, NIAD Art Center, Richmond, CA. Curated by Jessica Snow. (Online Catalogue)
2017   A Call To Action, Kustera Projects Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY
2016   The Great California Art Movement, 1960s-1990s: UC Davis Fine Art Alumni Exhibition, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA (Catalogue)
2016    It Waits Upon the Lawn, t project, Portland, OR
2014    Select Fair NYC, New York, NY
2013    Gallery Favorites, Murdoch Collections, Portland, OR
2012    Prints for PICA, Portland, OR
2012    Flat Files Show, White Box Gallery, New York, NY
2011    Prints for PICA, Portland, OR
2011    Frank Shell Tour, Portland, OR
2010    Prints for PICA, Portland, OR
2009    Prints for PICA, Portland, OR
2009    TALENT PReVIEW ’09 5 Curators, 5 Gallerists Select 5 Artists Each, White Box Gallery, New York, NY
2008    Aqua Art Miami, Miami, FL
2008    Art Fair 21, Cologne, Germany
2008    Art Now, New York, NY
2007    Red Dot Fair, Michael Rosenthal Contemporary Art, Miami, FL
2007    Bridge Art Fair, London, UK (Catalogue)
2007    American Embassy, Art in Embassies Program, Montevideo, Uruguay
2006    Toybox Holiday Benefit, White Box Gallery, at Robert Miller Gallery, New York, NY
2004    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Auction, SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA (Catalogue)
2003    Groundswell Benefit, White Columns Gallery, New York, NY
2002    POP Culture Road Show, NY, Miami, Chicago
2002    Lucky Draw, Deitch Projects, New York, NY
2002    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Auction, SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA (Catalogue)
2001    Art Miami, Miami Beach Convention Center, Miami Beach, FL
2001    Palm Springs International Art Fair, Palm Springs, CA
2001    LA Modernism Show, Santa Monica, LA
2000    Gallery Artists' Exhibition, Art Smart, San Francisco, CA
1998    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Auction, SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA (Catalogue)
1998    Lef Foundation/Villa Mein Exhibition, Yountville, CA
1998    29th Annual Juried Exhibition, Palm Springs Desert Museum, Palm Springs, CA Juror: Janet Bishop-Associate Curator of Painting and Sculpture at SFMOMA; Artists Council Award.
1997    Art is Vital Gallery, Calgary, Alberta
1996    San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Auction, SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA (Catalogue)
1996    Painting Exhibition, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA
1996    US Art Fair, San Francisco, CA
1995    Oscar Wilde: A Man of Great Importance, Terrain Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1995    Artists Salon, Lecture/Exhibition given to SFMOMA
1995    Introductions, Terrain Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1995    Status Report: Seven Years of Artist Projects/Programs/Exhibitions, Terrain Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1995    US Art Fair, San Francisco, CA
1995    Breakfast at the Galleries, with the opening of new SFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
1995    The Figure, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA
1994    Homage to the Bard, Terrain Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1994    Art Los Angeles 1994, The International Contemporary Art Fair, Los Angeles, CA
1994    New Images, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA Juror: Phil Linhares, Curator of the Oakland Museum of Art
1994    Bay Area Women Artists' Exhibition, Agnes Bourne Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1994    US Art Fair, San Francisco, CA
1994    LA Modernism Show, Santa Monica, CA
1994    Crocker Art Auction Exhibition, Live Auction, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
1993    The Walter Buehler Gallery, Davis, CA
1992    UC Davis Alumni and Faculty Exhibition, the Walter Buehler Gallery, Davis, CA
1992    The Weir Gallery, Berkeley, CA
1989    Crocker Art Auction Exhibition, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
             
SELECTED PUBLICATIONS:
2017    "Shapeshifting Superheavies," NIAD - Catalogue by Jessica Snow, essay by Scott Hewicker, Richmond, CA (March)
2017    Price, Kimberly Gail, The Red Hook Star + Review, "Protest Art in Red Hook" (March)
2017    Martin, Alison, Artefuse, "A CALL TO ACTION at Kustera Projects," (March)
2014    Paintings featured in The Oregonian – Tower house in NW Portland inspired by medieval Scottish lookout (Portland Modern Home Tour) – (March 26)
2014    Paintings featured in The New York Times – Great Homes & Destinations – Tower House. Portland, OR (January, 3)
2013    Painting featured in The New York Times – Great Homes & Destinations – “Putting Their Stamp on It” Slide #6 (October, 17)
2010    New Museum’s Bowery Artist Tribute -- http://mediaspace.newmuseum.org/boweryartisttribute/ NY, NY
2008    Bogert, Rachael, "Cutural Bridge" UC Davis Magazine Spring p.37
2007    “ART in Embassies Exhibition: Montevideo, Uruguay,” Catalogue prepared by the U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C., September 2007. (pp 26--27)
2007    Bridge Art Fair, London, UK, Catalogue (p.95)
2001    Zweig, Linda, SFMOMA Modern Art Council Newsletter - Art Scene (November)1996 Moyle, Marilyn, The Davis Enterprise, "Abstract Art is Blossoming at Area Galleries" (March)
1996    Wilson, Karen, The California Aggie, "Pence Gallery Blends Art, Science in Exhibit" (February)
1995    Moyle, Marilyn, The Davis Enterprise, Weekend Feature Section – "Exhibit Shows Variety is the Spice of Life and Art" (February)
1994    Stanford Campus Report (September)
1994    Berkeley Voice – Front Page of Scene Section (May)
           
LECTURES:
1996    Artist’s Lecture, Pence Gallery, Davis, CA
1996    Studio visit by the Oakland Museum of Art, Oakland, CA
1996    Studio visit by the Stanford Museum of Art, Stanford, CA
1995    Artist’s Salon, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
1995    Studio visit by M.H. de Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
1994    Studio visit by San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
             
SLIDE REGISTRIES:
            The Drawing Center, New York, NY
            Irving Sandler Artists File, Artists Space, New York, NY
           
COLLECTIONS:
            Permanent Collection of the U.S. Embassy, Monterrey, Mexico, Art in  Embassies, US Department of State.
            Wayne Thiebaud, Sacramento, CA
            U.S. Ambassador Frank Baxter & Mrs. Baxter
            John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA
            Terrain Gallery, San Francisco, CA
            Pence Gallery, Davis, CA
            Numerous Private Collections
             
MEDIA:
2006    The Motion Picture, “Puccini for Beginners”
2004    Images of paintings featured in interiors of Emmy winning television show, “Queer Eye for the Straight  Guy,” exhibited in the Hollywood Museum of Television.
2004    The Reality Television show, “The Bachelorette”
2004    The Motion Picture, “Imaginary Heroes”
2004    American Express Commercial
2004    The Reality Television show, “The Queer Eye for the Straight Guy”
2003    The Reality Television show, “The Queer Eye for the Straight Guy”
2002    Time Warner Commercial
             
BOOKS:            
2004    “The Queer Eye for the Straight Guy,” by Clarkson-Potter, p.151