Mills College, Oakland, CA, BA in Art

solo exhibitions on line exhibit 2009, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA., 2008; Leedy Voulkos Gallery, Kansas City, MO, SDA Con- ference, 2005; University of North Texas, 2005; Robert Hillstad Gallery, University of Nebraska, 2004; Bowling Green State University, Ohio, 2004; Musee Marsil, Montreal, Canada, 2001; Galerie Smend, Cologne, Germany, 1999

selected group exhibitions
ENERGY NEXUS Foshan Art Center, Foshan, China 2012; TO DYE FOR, De Young Museum, San Francisco, CA 2010; FIBERART INTERNATIONAL, 2010: Pittsburgh Center for the Arts, Pittsburgh, Pa.; STRUCTURE SURFACE EXPRESSION: QUILT DIRECTIONS TODAY: Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, 2008. ART WEAR: FASHION AND ANTI-FASHION, Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA 2005. QUILT NATIONAL, Ohio, 2005 and 2003; GENERATIONS/TRANSFORMATION: AMERICAN FIBER ART, American Textile History Museum, Lowell, MA. 2003; IRONIC TO ICONIC, Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA 2003

selected publications
CRAFT IN AMERICA, Jo Lauria, CONTEMPORARY QUILT ART, Kate Lenkowsky; SILK, Mary Schoeser; ART WEAR; FASHION AND ANTI FASHION, Melissa Leventon; MEMORY ON CLOTH: SHIBORI NOW, Yoshiko Wada; SHIBORI, Wada, Rice and Barton

selected awards
Emeryville City Purchase Award, 2008; American Craft Council Fellow, 2003; National Endowment of the Arts Craftsman Grants, 1988, 1982; Ideacomo Award; Third International Textile Com- petition, Tokyo, 1988

selected teaching
Instructor, S.F. State University, 2002 – 2006; Instructor, CCA, 2005-2006; Workshop Instructor and Lecturer: conferences in Australia, Chile, England, Japan, India, Canada, Hong Kong. and the US.

selected collections
US Embassy, Brunei; Emeryville City Hall, Emeryville, CA,
Museum of Art and Design, N.Y.; Smithsonian Cooper Hewitt Museum, N.Y., De Young Museum, San Francisco,Ca., Oakland Museum, Oakland Ca., Racine Museum, Racine, Wisconsin, Takeda Kahei Shoten, Arimatsu, Japan; Aiichi Shibori Archive, Nagoya, Japan; Lloyd Cotsen Collection ,International Museum of Folk Art, Santa Fe, NM