Resume

Zen Du
www.ZenDuArt.com

Education

2016 MFA, Studio Art. San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.
2012 BFA, Studio Art. Appalachian State University, Boone, NC.
2009 Associate of Arts, Visual Art. Gulf Coast State College, Panama City, FL.
2003 Bachelor of Linguistics, Voronezh State University, Voronezh, Russia.

Solo Exhibitions
2017 (forthcoming) Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA.
2014 Chrome Architecture, San Rafael, CA, “Suspended Animation.”
2012 Revive, Blowing Rock, NC.

Group Exhibitions

2016
Flax Art and Design, San Francisco, CA, “SF Art Show,” Invitational.
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA, “Artists of MarinMOCA.”
Fort Mason’s Herbst Pavilion, San Francisco, CA, “MFA show.”
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA, “Layers.”
Light Space and Time, Online Art Gallery, “All Women Art Exhibit.”
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2015
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA, “Secrets.”
Amelia Center Gallery, Panama City, FL. “Artwork by Alumni of the GCSC Visual Arts Program,” Invitational.
Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA, “Waiting Room.”
Atholl McBean Gallery, San Francisco, CA. “Anne Bremer Memorial Library 32nd Artist’ Book Contest.”
Gallery Route One, Point Reyes Station, CA, “Lucid Art Residency Annual Exhibition.”
Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA, “The Space In Between.”
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA, “Metamorphosis.”
2014
EnEm Art Space, Sacramento, CA, “Sugar Rush.”
Diego Rivera Galley, San Francisco, CA, “Breaking the Narrative.”
San Francisco Art Institute – Courtyard Gallery, juried by San Francisco Art Institute, SFAI, San Francisco, CA.
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA, “Re/Vision.”
2013
Bay Model Visitor Center, juried by Art Contemporary Marin, Sausalito, CA, “Big is Beautiful”
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA, “Out of Order”
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA, “Altered Book”
2012
Catherine J. Smith Gallery, Boone, NC, "BFA Show"
2010
Jungle Boogie, Boone, NC, “The Question of Drawing”
Catherine J. Smith Gallery, Boone, NC, “Lithographic Tattoo”
2009
Amelia Tapper Center Gallery, Panama City, FL, “Annual Student Exhibition”
Amelia Tapper Center Gallery, Panama City FL, “The Community Art Project,” Invitational
2008
Marina Civic Center, Panama City, FL, “FSU and GCCC Unite”
Amelia Tapper Center Gallery, Panama City, FL, “Annual Student Exhibition”

Publications

2016 ArtBusiness.com. 05.11.16.< http://www.artbusiness.com/1open/051116.html>
Studio Visit Magazine, Winter 2015, Vol. 31.
2015 MFA Now 2015. Archive project, Root Division.
2012 The Peel. Literature and Arts Review, Spring 2012 multimedia edition. N 36
2007 The Gull's Cry, "Student Art," Vol 45, Issue 2
The Gulf Coast Community College Foundation 2007 Annual Report. Cover Art.

Residencies

2014 Lucid Art Foundation. Inverness, CA. One month residency.

Awards/Scholarships/Grants

2015/2014 San Francisco Art Institute “SFAI Grant,” San Francisco, CA
2012 Appalachian State University “Research Grant,” Boone, NC
2009 Penland School of Crafts “General Work-Study Scholarship,” Penland, NC
Gulf Coast Community College “Outstanding Achievement in Visual Art Award,” Panama City, FL
2009/ 08 Gulf Coast Community College “Foundation Scholarship,” Panama City, FL

Lectures/Teaching Experience

2016 Studio4Art, Art Instructor. Novato, CA.
Portfolio Class, Visiting lecturer. GCSC, Panama City, FL.
2015 SFAI, Teaching Assistantship for “Painting I,” San Francisco, CA.
SFAI, Teaching Assistantship for “Concepts and Tools for Apps,”
San Francisco, CA.
2014 Art Talk. Invited as a speaker by Art Contemporary Marin. San Rafael, CA
2009/ 08 Gulf Coast Community College, Student Assistant, Duties include: hands-on
demonstrations, curatorial work, setting up shows, lighting, and box and ship
artwork.


Workshops

2013 Zen Brush Workshop. Calligraphy with Kazuaki Tanahashi, two-day workshop, Forestville, CA
2011 Haystack Mountain School of Crafts. Painting with Ron Shuebrook, two week workshop, Deer Isle, ME
2009 Penland School of Crafts, Alternative gum photography with Dan Estabrook, two week workshop, NC
Gulf Coast Community College, Work shop with printmaker Amanda Shirley, Panama City, FL
Appalachian State University, Workshop with ceramicist Bill Daley. Boone, NC
Appalachian State University, Lithographic Tattoo Work shop with Jessica Myers, Boone, NC

Collection

Paradigm Windows, Portland, ME