kathleen edwards


San Francisco State University, MA Interdisciplinary Arts 2002
    BA Art 1993, Magna Cum Laude

Pratt Institute, New York 1976-1978
San Diego Mesa College AA 1976

Solo Exhibitions
2014  Au Coquelet Cafe, Berkeley
2013  Greening Gallery, Marin Headlands Visitors Center
2012  Gestalt Haus, San Francisco
2007  Marin County Public Library, San Anselmo
1995  Gallery Route One, Pt Reyes
1995  Works Gallery, Sonoma
1994  Zia, Berkeley
1991  Fillmore Center, San Francisco
1990  Triangle Gallery, San Francisco

Two & Three Person Exhibitions
2006  Chemeteka College Gallery, Salem, Oregon. "Layers of Abundance"
2004  Mendocino College Gallery, Ukiah. "Elemental Sources"
1988  Haines Gallery, San Francisco. "Introductions"
          Matrix Gallery, Sacramento. "Reassembled Perceptions"
1987  Works Gallery, San Jose. "Intimacies"

Selected Group Exhibitions
2018  Orangeland, San Francisco. "No Mud, No Lotus"
2015  Studio Gallery, San Francisco. "Tiny"
          Marin MOCA. Altered Books; Honorable Mention Award
2014  Sebastopol Center for the Arts. "Bibliophoria 3"
2013  Gallery Route One, Pt Reyes. "Out of the Blue" juried by Ruth Braunstein
2012  Orangeland, San Francisco. "Drawing on Nature" 
2011-2019  Sometimes Books, Pt Reyes
2010  Art Exchange, San Francisco. "Rita and Bob Roberts Collection"
2008  Donna Seager Gallery, San Rafael. "The Art of the Book"
           Mendocino College Art Gallery, Ukiah. "Economy of Means"
2007  Artworks Downtown, San Rafael. "Day of the Dead"
2006  Museum of Fine Arts, Florida State University, Tallahassee. "The Family Experience"
           Boise State University Women's Center, Idaho. "Women's National Juried"
2005  Thoreau Center for Sustainability, San Francisco. "Eco-Visions"
           Gallery Route One, Pt Reyes. 20th Annual, juried by Phil Linhares
2004  SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco. "Memories, Dreams and Reflections"
           Cecile Moochnek Gallery, Berkeley. "The Gift of Art"
2003  Falkirk Cultural Center, San Rafael. "Art of the Narrative"
2002  Oakland Airport, curated by Oakland Museum. "Dreams Aflight"
           Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica. "Arts on Fire" juried by Renny Pritikin
2001  Marin Community Foundation, Larkspur. "Works by Grantees"
2000  Falkirk Cultural Center, San Rafael. "7 Magical Realists"
1999   San Geronimo Valley Cultural Center. "Salmon Art Show"
1998   Marin Civic Center, San Rafael. "Out Side In In Side Out"
          "Hello Again! Recycled Art and Design" Oakland Museum; LA Municipal Art Gallery;
           McAllen Museum, Texas; Vancouver Museum; Tryon Center for Visual Arts, Charlotte, NC
1997  Gallery Route One, Pt Reyes. "In Wilderness is the Preservation of the World"

          Hearst Art Gallery, St Mary's College, Moraga. "Mary"
1996  Falkirk Cultural Center, San Rafael. "Cooking the World"
           Bade Museum, Berkeley. "Images of the Virgin"
1995  SFMOMA Artists Gallery, "Artists Making Furniture"
          Guggenheim Museum Store, New York
1994  Museum of Craft and Folk Art, San Francisco. "Storytelling in Contemporary Bay Area Art"
1992  Security Pacific Gallery, San Francisco. "Residue Immortalized"
          Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica
1991  California Crafts Museum, San Francisco. "Boxes"
          Triangle Gallery, San Francisco. "Oldtimers/Newcomers"
          Downtown Gallery, San Jose. "3 Dimensional Reality" juried by Graham Beal
1987  Grace Cathedral, San Francisco. "AIDS Day of Remembrance"
1986  Matrix Gallery, Sacramento. "Transcending Confines"

Best of Show Cash Award, Boise State University Women's Center 2006
Best of Show Award, Gallery Route One 2005
Artist Merit Award, Sanchez Art Center 2002
Finalist, Eureka Fellowship 2002
SECA Award Nominee 1998
Exhibition Award, Gallery Route One 1994
Juror's Award, Long Beach Arts 1991
Honorarium, Sacramento Fine Arts Center 1988
Taylor Award, Northern California Arts 1987

Grants and Residencies
Helene Wurlitzer Foundation, Taos, New Mexico 2006, 2016
Dorland Mountain Arts Colony, Temecula, CA 2000, 2002
Marin Arts Council Individual Grant 1998

Illustration clients since 1991 include Harper Collins, Llewellyn Worldwide, Chronicle Books,
Stewart Tabori & Chang, Warner Books, Jeremy Tarcher, Horticulture Magazine, Ten Speed Press

2018-2019 Marin Oaks High School, student designed and produced mural,
"Anything is Possible" with TeamWorks
2012-2014  TeamWorks San Rafael, Artist Mentor
1999  CCA, San Francisco. Guest lecture, Book Arts
1995  San Francisco Furniture Forum, Environmental Resources Panel
          Mendocino Art Center, Bookbinding Workshops 1993-95
          Artists in the Schools, West Marin School
1993  San Jose State University. Panel: An Environmental Imperative for Art
1992  CCAC, Oakland. Guest lecture, Wood/Furniture Dept.

Community Service
Book Mender, San Anselmo Library, ongoing
Handyperson and flower arranger, Bread & Roses Presents, 1995-
Childrens' Art Judge for Marin County Fair, 2017-2019
SF Marin Food Bank, 2018-
Friends of the Library, Town Books, San Anselmo, 2018-