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Ellen Lowenstein

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Current Exhibit:  Rotunda Gallery, Redwood city, California

ELLEN LOWENSTEIN                                    ABBREVIATED RESUME



2010     Rotunda Gallery, 2 person exhibit, Redwood City, CA, by invitation

2009      Guest Artist, Repo Art Show, Arts Guild of Sonoma, Sonoma, CA

2007 Emerald Hills, CA Showcase/Benefit, by invitation 14 sculptures exhibited

Pajaro Valley Arts Council, Watsonville, CA “Reflections of Italy,” by invitation, three works [2 sculptures, 1 video]

2006      Rotunda Gallery, 2 person exhibit, Redwood City, CA

2003     SomArts Bay Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2002      + 5,000 Offerings Project, (by invitation), Abiquiu, New Mexico 87510

2001      Pacifica Gallery, Four Artists, Pacifica, Ca.  Juried exhibit.

Sanchez Art Center, “Arts on Fire”, Pacifica, Ca.  Juror: Philip Linhares, Chief Curator of the Dept. of Art, Oakland Museum.  Award winner

Dunn Mehler Gallery, Miramar, by invitation

Hospice Mask Project, online gallery

1999        Coastal Arts League Museum, “Face to Face: The Hospice Mask Project”, by invitation.

Internet Exhibition, “Masks”

1998       Sanchez Art Center, “Arts on Fire”, Pacifica, Ca. Juror: Marian Parmenter, Director of San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Rental Gallery.

1997      Triton Museum of Art, “Face to Face”, Santa Clara, Ca.  Three sculptures, by  invitation.

Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, Ca.

1996      San Mateo County Arts Council, Bay Arts 1996, Juror: George Rivera, Chief   Curator,                             Triton Museum.  Award.     

1995   Palm Springs Desert Museum, 26th Annual Juried Exhibition, Palm Springs, Ca. Juror: Henry Hopkins, Director of UCLA Wright Gallery and Armand Hammer Museum and Chairman of UCLA Art Department.

Palo Alto Cultural Center, Radius 1995, Palo Alto, Ca. (juried 6 person exhibition). Juror: Bonnie Earls-Solaris, Director of the Bank of America Corporation Arts Program.

1994       Creative Art Center Gallery, Sunnyvale, Ca. (2 person juried exhibition)

Hillsdale Gallery, Peninsula Art Association Invitational, San Mateo, Ca.

The Gallery Theatre, Women of Steel, San Bruno, Ca.

1993     San Diego Museum of Art, All California Juried Exhibition, San Diego, Ca. Juror: Jo Farb Hernandez, Director, Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art.

Art Guild of Sonoma, Two Person Exhibition (juried), Sonoma, Ca.

1992     Twin Pines Art Center, Skyline College Faculty Exhibit, Belmont, Ca.

1990     San Mateo County Fair Invitational Exhibit, San Mateo, Ca.

Gallery of the Arts Council of San Mateo County, Bay Arts '90, Belmont, Ca.

1988       San Carlos Gallery, Three Artists Exhibit, San Carlos, Ca.

1987   Theatre Gallery, Five Sculptors, San Bruno, Ca.

1986     Studio Gallery, Sculptors and Painters Exhibit, San Bruno, Ca.

Art Rise Gallery, An Invitational, San Bruno, Ca.

1984     Arts Commission of San Francisco, Celebration of Form, Conference Center             Gallery, Fort Mason, San Francisco, Ca.

1983    Twin Pines Art Center, Bay Arts '83, Belmont, Ca.

Skyline College, One Person Exhibit, San Bruno, Ca.

1982    Richmond Art Center, 29th Annual Sculpture Exhibit, Richmond, Ca.

San Mateo County Arts Council, Peninsula Sculpture II in conjunction with             International Sculpture Conference, Belmont, Ca.

Triton Museum of Art, Commission for Sculpture Garden and One Person Exhibit, Santa Clara, Ca.

Unitarian Church Gallery, Group Invitational, San Francisco, Ca.

1980    San Francisco State University Art Gallery, Solo Exhibition, San Francisco, Ca.

San Francisco State University Student Union, Six by Six (sculpture installations),             San Francisco, Ca,

Fourth Floor Gallery, Faculty Collections, San Francisco State University, San             Francisco, Ca.

Fourth Floor Gallery, All Media Exhibit, San Francisco State University, San             Francisco, Ca.

1979     Student Union Gallery, Selected Works in Sculpture, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, Ca.



2007    Nominee for Diamond Award for “Arts Educator”, Peninsula Arts Council

2004     Artwork included in The Sculpture Reference by Arthur Williams

2003     President's Innovation Fund, Skyline College – video project

2002 John Anson Kittredge Educational Fund Grant

Trustees' Grant – San Mateo County Community College District

Professional Development Grant – Skyline College

1999   Peninsula Community Foundation Grant

Philanthropic Ventures Foundation Grant

Photographic feature article, San Mateo County Times (5/2000)

Trustees' Grant – San Mateo County Community College District Board

Quoted article, San Mateo County Times (2/2000)

1999    Artwork included in catalogue, Hospice Mask Project

1997    Presentation to the San Mateo County Community College District Board of Trustees

Trustees' Grant – San Mateo County Community College District Board

1996     Award, Bay Arts 1996

Interview and feature article, San Mateo County Times

1995 Presentation to the San Mateo County Community College District Board of Trustees (for innovative teaching)

Trustees Grant - San Mateo County Community College District Board

Professional Development Grant - Skyline College

1989   Full page portfolio photograph of sculpture, and a sequence illustrating the  creation of a sculpture from armature to finished state, reproduced in Arthur  Williams Sculpture Technique Form Content, Davis Publications

1984            Archives of Women Sculptors of the United States



2009     Videographer, at Public Glass, San Francisco, of Jane Rosen sculpture blown by Ross Richmond, Kimberely Haugh, Ferd Theriot, Guido Gerlitz

2008     Guest Lecturer, School of Italian Language and Culture, South San Francisco

1981-2010 Associate Professor, Sculpture, Skyline College, San Bruno, Ca

2004-05    Additional classes, Skyline Çollege:  Art History, Drawing

2004   Juror, Coastal Art League, Half Moon Bay, CA

2002   Bay Area Video Coalition Workshop in video production

Videotape project in Italy re: stone carving

2001    San Francisco Art Institute Community Education Instructor, The Artist’s Studio 2000     Course in Italy – stone carving

Juror, San Mateo County Sheet Metal Industry competition “Artistry in Sheet  Metal”

1999    University of California, Berkeley Instructor, The Artist’s Studio

1998      Juror, Art Guild of Pacifica, Ca.

Juror, Foster City Parks and Recreation Department Sculpture Competition, Foster City, Ca.

1997      University of California, Berkeley Instructor, The Artist’s Studio

1996   Guest Speaker, San Bruno Rotary Club

1995     Teaching collaboration in conjunction with Cogswell Polytechnical College,             Computer graphics classes

1994   Lecturer in participation with International Sculpture Conference.

Documentarian for Andy Goldsworthy Installation at Runnymede Sculpture                                      Farm (both video and still photography).

Participant in International Sculpture Conference

Juror, Peninsula Art Association Gallery, San Mateo, Ca.

Guest Lecturer, Pacifica Artists Guild, "Between Memory and Desire - An Artist's                         Approach to Creativity".

1993            Painting Instructor, Skyline College, San Bruno, Ca.

1992            Drawing Instructor, (Drawing I and II), Skyline College, San Bruno, Ca.

1991            Juror, Rockaway Beach Installation, Pacifica, Ca.

1990            Sculpture Adviser to the San Mateo County Fair Arts Committee

1984            Guest Artist and Lecturer, International Hostel Program, Montara, Ca.

1981-82       Sculpture Instructor, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, Ca.

1980            Instructor for Kiln Firing Workshop, San Francisco State University, San Francisco,             Ca.

Part -time faculty, Advanced Sculpture, San Francisco State University, San             Francisco, Ca.

Juror, San Francisco State University Exhibition, San Francisco, Ca.

Guest Lecturer in Art, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, Ca.

1979            Part-time faculty, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, Ca.

1977            Sculpture Instructor, Precita Arts Center, San Francisco, Ca.

1972-74       Sculpture Workshops, Performing Arts Workshop, San Francisco, Ca.

1971-72       Sculpture Instructor, James Lick Junior High School, San Francisco, Ca.

1970 -71      Ceramics Instructor, The School, San Francisco, Ca.

1968-70       Ceramics Instructor, University of Iowa Arts Center, Iowa City, Iowa



Jane Rice, Deputy Curator San Diego Museum of Art

Helga Maaser

Benjamin and Monique Strauss

Inhale Corporation





1981 California Community College Credential

1977-80 MASTER OF ARTS DEGREE (Sixty Post Graduate Units), San Francisco State University, Department of Art, Sculpture Area

Teaching Assistantships 1979-1980

Graduate Assistantships 1978-1980

1975   San Francisco Art Institute

1968-70 University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, Department of Art

1967   BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE, Simmons College, Boston, Mass., Department of             English Honors Program, Thesis Honors.  Minor - Art History.

1964     Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, Department of Art












Recent Exhibits

Ellen Lowenstein participated in these exhibits:

Sep, 2012 Skyline College Art Faculty Exhibit
Skyline College Art Gallery
Feb, 2011 Hidden Cities
New Century Artists Gallery
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