Current Exhibit: Peninsula Museum of Art, Burlingame, CA
ELLEN LOWENSTEIN ABBREVIATED RESUME
2016-17 Peninsula Museum of Art, Burlingame, CA sculpture exhibit by invitation
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.
PUBLICATIONS, GRANTS AND AWARDS
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
TEACHING AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
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
Benjamin and Monique Strauss
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
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