Curriculum Vitae:

KEITH WILSON

San Rafael, CA

keith@seatonwilson.com

website: www.KeithWilsonART.com

 

EDUCATION

1976 BA Environmental Design, U.C. Berkeley

1979 Master of Architecture, U.C. Berkeley MA Thesis “Paul Klee + Memory: An approach to Architectural Ornament.

2012-14 College of Marin - Oil painting study - Instructor: Chester Arnold

 

SELECTED JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2018 ARTISTS SPRING - Sofie Contemporary Arts, Calistoga,CA

2017 BLUETS – GEARBOX GALLERY- Oakland - Juror : Jack Fischer

2017 Contemporary Landscape Exhibition – Marin MOCA - Juror : Chester Arnold

2017 FALKIRK FALL OPEN JURIED EXHIBITION – San Rafael - Juror : Dorallen Davis

2017 stARTup Fair - Hotel Del Sol room 223 - San Francisco, CA

2016 SUMMER NATIONAL PAINTING EXHIBITION – Marin MOCA - Juror : Brian Gross

2016 ARCHITECTURE SHOW – Artworks Downtown, San Rafael - Juror : Erick Moreau

2015 FALL NATIONAL DRAWING EXHIBITION – Marin MOCA - Juror : Jack Fischer

2015 MICROCOSMOS SHOW – Gallery 621, Benicia - Juror : Chester Arnold

2015 BOLD– O’Hanlon Arts Center - Juror: Robert Green

2015 THE HOME SHOW - Gualala Arts Center

2015 COMPOSING CHAOS – O’Hanlon Arts Center - Juror: Chester Arnold

2015 ABSTRACTIONS – Pacific Art League, Palo Alto - Juror: Robert Polack

2012 BORDERS AND BOUNDARIES Sebastopol Center for the Arts- juried show

2011 SHATTERED – Marin MOCA Juror : Kenneth Baker

2011 BLACK & WHITE – O’Hanlon Arts Center - Juror: Richard Whittaker

2011 NATURE’S PALETTE – Marin Arts Gallery, San Rafael

2010 WEST COAST BIENNIAL - Redding (Juror’s Award) Juror: Bob Nugent

2010 THE MAY SHOW - Gualala Arts Center (1stPrize) Juror: Lucinda Barnes, Chief Curator BAM

2009 CIVIC CENTER - Juried Art Exhibit- Berkeley City Hall

 

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITS

2018 Sofie Contemporary Arts, Calistoga – Forgotten Cities of the Heart 80 - watercolors from 1987-2000

2018  Studio Discovery Tour, 39295 Pacific Reach, The Sea Ranch LABOR DAY WEEKEND

2016 Placewares Gallery, Gualala - The Building Plan Artistically Considered - Sept 3-Nov 20

2015 Art By The Sea - The Sea Ranch open studio tour

2014 Placewares Gallery - Black & Gold in Color

2013 Placewares Gallery, Gualala - A Structure of Color

2013 Art By The Sea - The Sea Ranch open studio

2012 BraytonHughes Design Studio-The invention of an Architectural World - -SF

2012 Art By The Sea - The Sea Ranch Open Studio

2011 Marin Arts Open Studio- San Rafael

2010 ProArts East Bay Open Studio, Berkeley

2009 Artist Studio Tour, 118 Horizon Reach, The Sea Ranch

2009 Placewares Gallery, Gualala (Sea Ranch)

2007 Placewares Gallery, Gualala (Sea Ranch)

2006 Pro Arts Open Studio, 210 Stonewall Rd., Berkeley, Ca

2004 Giorgi Gallery Berkeley, Ca

2002 Elements Gallery, Pasadena, Ca.

2001 Phoenix Lake Gallery, San Rafael, Ca

1994 Clocktower - San Francisco - Watercolors

1992 Agnes Bourne Showroom- San Francisco 

1991 SF Open Studio Exhibit - 1450 Oak St., SF

1990 SF Open Studio Exhibit - 1450 Oak St., SF

1987 Builders Booksource - Berkeley, Ca

1984 University of Idaho Gallery - Moscow, Idaho Watercolors and Architectural Inventions

1983 La Belle Helene Gallery - St. Helena, Ca Terra Cotta Wall Reliefs and Drawings

1983 Philippe Bonnafont Gallery - San Francisco, Watercolors, Drawings And Terra Cottas

1982 Equivalents Gallery - Seattle, Washington Terra Cotta Constructions and Watercolors

1981 Philippe Bonnafont Gallery - San Francisco, Exhibition of Watercolors, Etchings, & Oils

1980 La Belle Helene Gallery - St. Helena, Ca Watercolor Paintings and Drawings - Catalog Published by Yolla Bolla Press

1980 Philippe Bonnafont Gallery - San Francisco, Keith Wilson “One Hundred Watercolors”

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 Sofie Contemporary Arts, Calistoga,CA "Artist Spring: The Fire and the Rose are One"

2017 Spindrift Gallery, Gualala, CA – "ART.LIGHT.JOY"

2010 Placewares Gallery, Gualala, Ca

2006 Rockridge Library - Oakland, Ca 2002 Limn Gallery-SF

2002 ZIA Houseworks - Berkeley, Ca - Prints

2001 Limn Gallery - San Francisco, Ca. “Drawings from Experience”

1992 Japonesque Gallery – SF - Large Format Ink Drawings

1989 Contemporary Realist Gallery - San Francisco “Ornamentation in Architecture”

1987 Leap Benefit - Howard Street, SF “The Architect as Artist”

1987 Chicago Art Institute - SOM 50 Years Exhibit - Eight    Watercolors of Imaginary Interiors

1985 John Stubbs Rare Books - New York, NY

1985 College of Marin Gallery - Kentfield, Ca - Architecture in Paintings Exhibit

1984 Charles Campbell Gallery -SF- Gordon Cook, Keith Wilson

1984 American Institute of Architects, National Convention - San Francisco - Exhibit of Architectural Drawings

1984 Jewish Community Museum - San Francisco Invited Competition to Design a Sukkah

1984 Shasta County Art Association Gallery - Redding, Ca “Architectural Drawings by Three Artists”

1982 Ballenford Gallery - Toronto, Canada “Drawings by Architects”

1982 American Institute of Architects Gallery - Seattle, Washington “Drawings by Architects”

1979 Wurster Hall Gallery -UC Berkeley - Thesis Exhibit of Watercolors of European Architecture

1976 La Mamelle Gallery - SF“The Printed Word: Books by Artists”

1975 Worth Ryder Gallery - UC, Berkeley “Etchings and Books

 

PAINTING COMMISSION 1982-84

“THE ATHENS OF THE WEST” A seven panel egg tempera and burnished gold leaf on gesso panel painting Inspired by the historic architectural design of the UC Berkeley Campus. LOCATION: Lobby, Intramural Sports Facility.

 

PUBLICATION OF WORK

2018 THE COVE.com Artists Respond to Fire

2017 The Sea Ranch SOUNDINGS - article on Keith Wilson's work and inspiration

2016 MFA NEVER, Catalog published by Root Division San Francisco

2015 The Placewares+LyndonDesign Gallery: The First Ten Years in Gualala

2011 Drawing on front & back cover and 5 interior pages of Awareness, The Feldenkrais Journal, # 23 “Aesthetics”.

2007 Drawing on front & back cover of Awareness, The Feldenkrais Journal, # 20.

2005 Painting published in fall 205 issue of Inquiring Mind , entitled “Earth Dharma”

1980 Keith Wilson Catalog. Printed by Yolla Bolla Press

 

COLLECTIONS

GATX Leasing Co. Embarcadero Four - San Francisco Pacific Bell Headquarters - San Ramon, California Mahoney Corp. - San Francisco

Jewish Community Museum - San Francisco

Kala Institute - Berkeley, California

Bramalea Pacific - Oakland, California

Skidmore Owings and Merrill - San Francisco, California

Paul Anka - Carmel, California

University of California, Berkeley

Standard Oil Company - San Francisco

Raychem Corporation - Tokyo, Japan and Shanghai, China

Kaiser Permanente Hospitals

United States Embassy, Tunisia

 

TEACHING AND LECTURES

Gallery Talk:“Deserted Cities of the Heart”- Sofie Contemporary Art, Calistoga Ca, 2018

Gallery Talk:"The Building Plan Artistically Considered"- Placewares Gallery, Gualala - 2016

Adjunct Professor, California College of Arts And Crafts: Interior Design Program 1988- 1993

Lecturer, U.C. Berkeley Extension: Interior Design Studio II, Fall 1987 Teaching Associate, U.C. Berkeley, Department of Architecture: Architectural Drawing 1978 and 1979

Teaching Assistant, U.C. Berkeley, Department of Art: Etching Studio, Winter 1978

Western Addition Lecture: “Painted Houses” San Francisco Art Institute, 1980