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Alex Jackson
Berkeley, CA

Education

MFA    University of California, Davis, Painting
BFA     University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Drawing/Photography


Solo Exhibitions

2011    Selective Nature, Studio Quercus, Oakland, CA
2001    Standard Views, Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2000    Available Vistas, Memorial Union Gallery Davis, CA
1998    Introductions, Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1993    Nature Calls, Southern Exposure Gallery San Francisco, CA
1992    Our National Scenic Resource, Memorial Union Gallery, Davis, CA


Group Exhibitions

2016    Art Auction 2016 Exhibition, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento CA
2015    Parts of the Whole, Diablo Valley College Gallery, Pleasant Hill, CA
2013    Alternative Process,    City College Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
                The Art of NO, Diablo Valley College Gallery, Pleasant Hill, CA
                Space, Studio Quercus, Oakland, CA
                Faculty Exhibit, Diablo Valley College Gallery, Pleasant Hill, CA
                Just Add Water, Studio Quercus, Oakland, CA
2012    Painting in the Digital Age, Trestle Gallery, Brooklyn Art Space, Brooklyn, NY
                The Nude 2012, Studio Quercus, Oakland, CA
2011    Turf: Environmental Activism and Art, Diablo Valley College Art Gallery, 
                Pleasant Hill, CA
                Drawing Discourse, University of North Carolina, Asheville, NC
                Edges and Curves, The Glass Studio, Los Angeles, CA
                Drawing Connections, Siena Art Institute, Siena, Italy
2010    Neo-Kitsch, ArtsWest Gallery, Seattle, WA
                The Mythical State of Jefferson, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, OR
                Snap to Grid, Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA
                Green, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
2008    Neighborhood Public Radio, Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum, New York, NY
                Guest collaborator, sound artist, and community facilitator.
2006    Benefit show, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA
                Faculty Exhibit, Chabot College Gallery, Hayward, CA
2005    Innerspark, Cal Arts Gallery, Valencia, CA
2002    Landscape, Encina Gallery, Sacramento, CA
2001    10/10, Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2000    Geography, Peter Miller Gallery, Chicago, IL
1999    Interventions, Catharine Clark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
                Lost Horizons, Peter Miller Gallery, Chicago, IL
1998    Bay Watch, DePaul University Art Gallery, Chicago,IL
                Translucent, Transamerica Pyramid Gallery, San Francisco, CA
                                                  
1993    Works on Paper, Eastern Montana College, Billings, MT
                Sizing up the Difference, Davis Art Center, Davis, CA
                The Conservative Spirit, Show and Tell Gallery, San Francisco, CA
                Radical Textiles, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
     
1991    Art Against the War, ATA Gallery, San Francisco, CA
                New and Improved, Acme Art Company, Columbus, OH
1986    The Hotel Project, Oakland, CA     


Sound     Experimental radio and sound projects. 

Solo         WCBN FM, Ann Arbor MI, University of Michigan
                   KALX FM, Berkeley, CA, University of California
Collab      Neighborhood Public Radio: SF and NYC Whitney Biennial
                   WFMU FM, East Orange, NJ, serving NYC area
                   KPFA FM, Berkeley CA community radio
                   KAOS FM, Olympia, WA, Evergreen State College

Bibliography
    
        Patricia Watts, “Ecological Activism and Art,” ecoartspace, November 23, 2011
        DeWitt Cheng, Critic’s Pick, East Bay Express, May 2011
        Spring Warren, “Tiny Seeds to Giant Plywood,” Davis Enterprise, April, 2000
        New American Paintings #25, Jan. 2000
        Terri Cohn, “Earthly Delights!” Artweek, Cover Image and Interview, February 1999
        David Hunt, “Interventions,” Exhibit Essay, September 1999
        “Bay Watch,” (Image), Chicago Reader, August 14 1998    
        Thym, Jolene, “Walk through the Art,” Oakland Tribune, cover image, July 8,1998, p. Cue 1-2
        Maria Porges, “Nature’s Call,” Brochure for Southern Exposure
        Marilyn Moyle, “An Eclectic Mix of Marvels,” Davis Enterprise, June 11, 1992
        Myriam Weisang. “The Hotel Project,” Bay Guardian After Dark, Critic’s Choice, August 1986
        Bill Anderson, “Art Attack: The San Francisco 13,” The Santa Barbara News and Review, May 16, 1985

Teaching
        Painting, Drawing, Figure Drawing & Painting, Design, Digital Imaging and Photography:

        San Francisco State University
        Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA
        Chabot College, Hayward, CA
        California State Summer School for the Arts, (CSSSA)
        University of California at Davis
        California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA