Barry Beach CV

EDUCATION

MFA 2008  San Francisco Art Institute

BFA 1995  Rhode Island School of Design


SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017, Flora and Fauna, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA

          Juror: Suzanne Gray

2017, National Juried Competition: Works on Paper - 2017, Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, NJ

          Juror: Jane Panetta, Whitney Museum of American Art

2016 SFAI Alumni Exhibition, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

          Curator: Katya Min

2016 Palette, Ampserand International Arts, San Francisco, CA

          Jurors: Kelly Inouye, Theodora Mauro, & Lisa Solomon

2016 Architecture, ArtWorks Downtown, San Rafael, CA

         Juror: Erick Moreau

2015 Small Works, ArtWorks Downtown, San Rafael, CA

         Juror: J.D. Beltran

2015 National Juried Competition Works on Paper - 2015, Long Beach Island Foundation of the Arts & Sciences, NJ

         Juror: Carter E. Foster, Whitney Museum of American Art

2015 Build It! IDEA Museum, Mesa, AZ

         Curator: Jeffory Morris

2012  De-Mobbing: Landscape, Structure and Bioform, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

         Curator: Brian Karl

2010  Denizen, Lobot Gallery, Oakland, CA

         Curator: Niki Shaprio

2010  My San Francisco: A Neighborhood MashUp, collaboration with CENTS artist collaborative, Children’s Creativity Museum, San Francisco, CA

          Curator: Irina Zadov

2010-09  Invisible Homes, collaboration with CENTS artist collaborative, SOMArts Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA

         Curator: Justin Hoover

2009  Raw, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

         Curator: John K. Melvin

2009  Wonderland, collaboration with CENTS artist collaborative, installation at Civic Center Plaza, San Francisco, CA

         Curator: Lance M. Fung

2008  Transformations, Clara Street Projects, self-organized independent exhibition, San Francisco, CA

2008  Ways and Means (WAM), self-organized independent exhibition, San Francisco, CA

2008  New Landscapes, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, CA

2007  Reconfigurations, Swell Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, CA

2007  Negotiating Space, Swell Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, CA

2005  Nine Square Grid, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, CA

         Juror: Emily Silver

2005  Craft Biennial, Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR            

         Jurors: Gerri Ondrizek, Ted Vogel, Namita Wiggers

2001  Nothing & Everything, The Waiting Room Gallery, Minneapolis, MN

         Juror: Joe del Pesco

2000  Commodity & Contradiction, 4x Gallery, Portland, OR

         Juror: Joe del Pesco

2000  Art On Paper, Maryland Federation of Art Gallery on the Circle, Annapolis, MD

         Juror: Phyllis Rosensweig 

1999  Texas National 99, SFA Gallery, Stephen Austin State Univ., Nacogdoches, TX

         Juror: Donald Sultan

1999  Positive/Negative 14, Slocumb Galleries, East TN State Univ., Johnson City, TN 

         Juror: Stephen C. Wicks

1999  Southeastern Juried Exhibition, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AB           

         Juror: James Rondeau

1999  RISD On The Road, Contract Design Center, San Francisco, CA

1999  RISD On The Road, Ester M. Klein Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1999  RISD On The Road, American Textile History Museum, Lowell, MA

1998  RISD On The Road, Woods-Gerry Gallery, RI School of Design, Providence, RI

         Jurors: Jack Lenor Larsen, Sherri Donghia

1998  First Tennessee Bank Exhibition, Carroll Reece Museum, Johnson City, TN

         Juror: William Christenberry

1994  Picture Him, Picture Her, independent gallery space, Providence, RI

         Juror: Tia Shin


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008  Vernissage, MFA Thesis Exhibition, Fort Mason Center, San Francisco, CA

2005  Transitions, Buckley Center Gallery, University of Portland, Portland, OR

2005  Material Culture, Mirror Pond Gallery, Bend, OR

2001  Accumulations, Nil Contemporary Art, Portland, OR

2000  Reifications & Substantiations, Johnson City Area Arts Council, Johnson City, TN


BIBLIOGRAPHY

Palette catalog, Ampserand International Arts, San Francisco, CA, 2016

Wonderland catalog, Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Council, San Francisco, CA, 2010

San Francisco Chronicle, "Wonderland Brightens Tenderloin, Artists' Spirit," 11/8/2009

San Francisco Arts Monthly, "Site-Specific Wonderland Art Event Enlivens Tenderloin," 9/27/2009

SFWeekly.com, review by Traci Vogel, 4/16/2008

Thinking, making, learning, San Francisco Art Institute catalog, San Francisco, CA, 2006

The Beacon, University of Portland newspaper, 10/24/2005

Southeastern Juried Exhibition catalogue, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AB, 1999

Texas National 99 catalogue, Stephen F. Austin State Univ. Gallery, Nacogdoches, TX, 1999

Positive/Negative 14 catalogue, Slocumb Galleries, East Tennessee St Univ., Johnson City, TN, 1999

Scholastic Art Awards National Student Art Exhibition catalog, Scholastics, Inc, New York, NY, 1990


PROFESSIONAL AWARDS

2017-18    Prequalified Artist Pool, the San Francisco Arts Commission, San Francisco, CA

2016    EE Ford grant from Marin Academy for travel and workshop at Anderson Ranch Art Center

2016    Innovation grant from Marin Academy to design new course Three Dimensional Thinking

2016    Innovation grant from Marin Academy to create STEAM curricular connections with sciences

2014-16     Voted by faculty as FacBusters faculty representative, Marin Academy 

2005-08    Full tuition MFA Fellowship, San Francisco Art Institute

2005    Higher Education Art Educator of the Year, Oregon Art Education Association

1999     Residency merit scholarship, Vermont Studio Center    


TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2012- present, Visual Art Instructor, Marin Academy, San Rafael, CA

2011- 2012, Mold-making and Foundry Faculty, The Crucible, Oakland, CA

2009- 2011, Visual Art Instructor, Valley International Academy, Campbell, CA

2007, Teaching Assistant, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2007, Teaching Assistant, San Francisco Art Institute City Studio High School Program, Richmond, CA


BIBLIOGRAPHY

Ampersand catalog, Ampersand International Arts, San Francisco, CA, 2016

Wonderland catalog, Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Council, San Francisco, CA, 2010

”Wonderland brightens Tenderloin, artists' spirit,” San Francisco Chronicle, 11/8/2009

New York Times San Francisco Arts Monthly, Wonderland preview by Jean Schiffman, 9/27/2009

SFWeekly.com, review of Ways and Means exhibition by Traci Vogel, 4/16/2008

Thinking, making, learning, San Francisco Art Institute catalog, San Francisco, CA, 2006

The Beacon, University of Portland newspaper, review of Transitions installation, 10/24/2005

Southeastern Juried Exhibition catalogue, Mobile Museum of Art, Mobile, AB, 1999

Texas National 99 catalogue, Stephen F. Austin State Univ. Gallery, Nacogdoches, TX, 1999


EXHIBITIONS JURIED

2009, Portland Oregon Scholastic Art Awards, Portland, OR

2008, Clara Street Projects, 172 Clara Street alternative space, San Francisco, CA

2006, Ninth Annual Portland Arts Festival, Portland Rose Festival

2006, McKay High School Annual Art Exhibition, Salem, OR

2006, Tri-Valley Art Competition, Gladstone High School, Gladstone, OR

2005, Annual Student Exhibition, Central Oregon Community College, Bend, OR

2005, Juried High School Exhibition, Hoffman Gallery, Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR

2004, Juried High School Exhibition, Hoffman Gallery, Oregon College of Art & Craft, Portland, OR