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SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 
  2014 Shift,Traywick Contemporary, Berkeley, CA.
2013 Volta NY, Solo Project Fair with Walter Maciel Gallery, New York, NY.
Shine
, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
2010 Betwixt, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
2008 Rally, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
2007 Tipping Point: Cynthia Ona Innis, Bentley Projects Gallery, Phoenix, AZ.
Expelled: A Daydream in Satin,
Installation in the Classroom Project Space, PS122 Gallery, NY. Curated by Meg Shiffler.
2006

New Paintings, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

2005

Cynthia Ona Innis, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA.

2003
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PS122 Gallery, PS122 Gallery, New York, NY.
New Work, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
2001 New Work, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
1999 New Work, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA.




 
  SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 
  2014   The Intuitionist, The Drawing Center, New York, NY.
Illusions of a Perfect Utopia: Contemporary Landscape
, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
 
2013 Structures at the Edge of Infinity, Jordan Faye Contemporary, Baltimore, MD.
Bee
, La Porte Peinte Centre for the Arts, Noyers Sur Serein, France.
2012 Materials + Process, Traywick Contemporary, Berkeley, CA.
Contemplations and Conjectures: 12 Artists,
Shick Art Gallery, Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY.
On View: New Work at Kala, Kala Art Gallery, Berkeley, CA.
2011 CaliforNoyers, La Porte Peinte Centre for the Arts, Noyers Sur Serein, France.
Size Matters, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
2010 Inspiration Unlimited, Walter Maciel Gallery, Showroom B261, Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA
Identity Based Vertigo, Walter Maciel Gallery, Showroom B261, Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA
2009 Keepers, Skinner Howard Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
Political Draw, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
On View: New Work from Kala, Kala Gallery, Berkeley, CA.
2008 Out of Order, PLAySPACE Gallery, CCA, San Francisco, CA.
Oakland Museum at the Oakland International Airport
, Oakland, CA.
Flourish,Robischon Gallery, Denver, CO.
2007 Grounded?, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
WorkAday, Blankspace Gallery, Oakland, CA.
Cultivating Creativity, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Berin Golonu
Current, Robischon Gallery, Denver, CO.
Krishna and Innis, 555 Gallery, an Oakland Museum off-site exhbition space. Curated by Carin Adams, Oakland, CA.

2006

Conversation 3: Amy Globus and Cynthia Ona Innis, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA. Curated by Meg Shiffler
Close Calls: 2006, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA.
As Good As Your Next Gig
, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

2005 Mayhem, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA. Juried by Julie Joyce
James D. Phelan Award Exhibition
, Kala Art Institute Gallery, Berkeley, CA.
2004 Fellowship Exhibition, Part One, Kala Art Institute Gallery, Berkeley, CA.
Hidden Treasures, Nathan Larramendy Gallery, Ojai, CA.
2003 Big Tree Project, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA.
Intersection: Faculty Exhibition, Boise State University Art Gallery, Boise, ID.
2002 Visual Sound of Birds, Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID.
Across the Generations, Sonoma State University Art Gallery, Sonoma, CA.
Pacific Coast Artists, OSP Gallery, Boston, MA.
2001 4th Biennial Exhibition, A.I.R. Gallery, New York, NY.
1999 Fragments of the World, UC Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA.
1998 Sweet Sublime, Chocolate Factory Gallery, London, UK.
Link, 450 Broadway, New York, NY.
1995 RE: Drawing, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
1994 New Jersey Arts Annual, Trenton State Museum, Trenton, NJ.
MFA '94, Zimmerli Art Museum, New Brunswick, NJ.





 
  GRANTS, AWARDS AND RESIDENCIES

 
  2014   Sustainable Arts Foundation Grant  
2012-2013 Affiliate Artist, Headlands Center for the Arts, CA.
2011 Residency and Exhibition, La Porte Peinte Centre for the Arts, Noyers Sur Serein, France.
2006 SF Arts Commission Gallery Honorarium and Exhibition, CA.
2005

James D. Phelan Award in Printmaking, CA.
MacDowell Colony Fellowship and Residency, NH.
2003 Kala Fellowship Residency, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA.
1994 Graduate Scholarly Fellowship, MGSA, Rutgers University, NJ.
Teaching Fellowship in Printmaking, MGSA, Rutgers University, NJ.
1993 Graduate Scholarly Fellowship, MGSA, Rutgers University, NJ.
1991 James D. Phelan Award in Painting, UC Berkeley, CA.





 
  COLLECTIONS INCLUDE

 
 

Collection of the City of Lafayette, CA.

Collection of the US State Department, Art in Embassies

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA.

Capital Group Collection, Los Angeles, CA.

San Jose Museum of Art
, San Jose, CA.

Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley, CA.

Madewell, New York, NY.

Microsoft Collection, Redmond, WA.

Newark Public Library, Special Collections, Newark, NJ.

Imagery Estate Winery Artists Collection, Glen Ellen, CA.

LifeLong Medical Care, Berkeley, CA.

Collection of the County of Alameda, Alameda County, CA.

 





 
  REPRESENTATION

 
 

Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.

 
  Traywick Contemporary, Berkeley , CA.  





 
  EDUCATION

 
  1994

1991
  MFA, Mason Gross School of the Arts, Rutgers University

BA, University of California at Berkeley
 





 
  ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS AND LECTURES

 
  2012   Pacific Northwest College of Art, Visiting Artist Lecture  
2009 UC Berkeley, Visiting Lecturer in Painting, Spring semester.
Maine College of Art, Non-Residency Studio Instructor, MFA Program.
2008 Maine College of Art, Non-Residency Studio Instructor, MFA Program.
Diablo Valley College, Visiting Lecturer in painting, Fall semester.
2007 Public conversation with Meg Shiffler, PS122 Gallery, Classroom Project Space,
NY.
UC Berkeley
, Visiting Lecturer in Drawing, Fall semester.
UC Berkeley
, Visiting Lecturer in Drawing, Spring semester.
2006

UC Berkeley, Visitng Lecturer in Painting, Fall semester
San Francisco Art Institute,
Visiting Artist, Community Programs, Spring semester.
San Francisco Art Institute, Visiting Artist, Community Programs, Summer session.
UC Berkeley, Visiting Lecturer in Painting, Summer session

2005 Braunstein/Quay Gallery, Artist talk.
San Francisco Art Institute
, Visiting Artist, Summer session.
Sonoma State University
, Guest lecturer.
2004 UC Berkeley, Visiting Lecturer in Painting, Summer session.
Cal State Hayward, Guest Lecturer, Painting.
Kala Art Institute, Fellowship Artist Lecture.
2003 UC Berkeley, Visiting Lecturer in Painting, Summer session.
Boise State University, Visiting Painting Faculty, Spring semester.
2002 San Francisco State University, Painting Faculty, Fall semester.
UC Berkeley, Painting Faculty, Summer session.
2001 Cal State Hayward, Guest Lecturer, Painting.
1996 San Francisco Art Institute, Photo Printmaking Faculty, Spring semester.
1995 UC Berkeley, Guest Lecturer, Painting.
San Francisco Art Institute, Photo Printmaking Faculty, Fall semester.
1994 Rutgers University, Graduate Instructor, Printmaking.
1993 Rutgers University, Guest Lecturer, Book Arts.
Rutgers University, Graduate Instructor, Printmaking.





 
  BIBLIOGRAPHY

 
  2010   New American Paintings 15th Anniversary Edition. Open Studios Press.  
2008

Los Angeles Times, Friday, March 28, 2008,"Immersed in an Artists Vision: Cynthia Ona Innis at Walter Maciel Gallery" By Holly Myers.
Saatchi's Daily Magazine, April 2008, "Emma Gray's Top LA Ten Picks", by Emma Gray.

2007

San Francisco Bay Guardian, January 24-30, 2007, Vol. 41, No 17, Pg 26. "Local Artist Pick: Cynthia Ona Innis"
Rocky Mountain News, Denver, CO., March 30, 2007, "Creating a flow: Current at Robischon Gallery" by Mary Chandler. Page 22, Spotlight, Art & Architecture.

2006 ArtReview, August 2006 Issue, "Cynthia Ona Innis", by Catherine Taft
  Los Angeles Times, June 23, 2006, "They're Subtle yet Absorbing: Cynthia Ona Innis at Walter Maciel Gallery", by Holly Myers.
  Tarpaulin Sky Online Literary Journal, V4n2 Fall/Winter 06. Cover & images. Interview by Selah Saterstrom. www.tarpaulinsky.com
  Stretcher.Org, May 2006, "Conversations 3, Amy Globus and Cynthia Ona Innis" by Veronica Kavass. www.stretcher.org
  Artweek, Volume 37, Issue 3, April 2006. “’Close Calls: 2006’ at Headlands Center for the Arts”, by Mark Van Proyen.

2005

MacDowell Colony Newsletter, "Open Studio-Painter Cynthia Ona Innis" by Brendan Tapley. Cover and page 20. Vol. 34, No. 1., Summer 2005
San Francisco Chronicle Sunday Magazine
, “Big Easy” by Sylvia Rubin. February 27, 2005. Cover and pages 1, 14-18.
2003 Artweek,Volume 34, Issue 6, July/August 2003, "San Francisco in Napa? Yes", by Colin Berry.
Boise Weekly, June 11-17, 2003, "Satin Underground" by Chris Schnoor.
2002 Artweek, Volume 33, Issue 1, "Cynthia Ona Innis at Braunstein/Quay Gallery", by Juan Rodriguez.
Pacific States Biennial National Print Exhibition catalog, University of Hawaii at Hilo.
2001 New American Painting, Volume 37 December 2001/January 2002 issue. (pp. 54-57) Open Studios Press.
The Permanent Art Collection, Lifelong Medical Care Catalog.
1994 New Jersey Arts Annual: Fine Arts 1994, New Jersey State Museum, Trenton. Exhibition Catalog.
MGSA-MFA 1994, MFA Catalogue, Rutgers University, Mason Gross School of the Arts. Forward by Martha Rosler. Pages 11-12.