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EDUCATION

1990      Master of Fine Arts, Painting, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York

1986      Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting (cum laude), Wesleyan College, Macon, Georgia  

SOLO EXHIBTIONS

2019      Tópos , Core Gallery, Seattle, WA

2017      Target, Core Gallery, Seattle, WA

2016      Flight, Storefronts Project Installation, Seattle, WA                                                         

                  New Works, Core Gallery, Seattle, WA

2015      from here to there, Core Gallery, Seattle, WA

2014      Vortex, Core Gallery, Seattle, WA

2013      SeaSky, Core Gallery, Seattle, WA

              Weather, Storefronts Project Installation, Seattle, WA

2012      New Works, Core Gallery, Seattle, WA

2011      Confluence, Core Gallery, Seattle, WA

2008     Pods & Clusters, Corridor Gallery, Toshiro Kaplan Building, Seattle, WA

              Aaina, South Asian Women’s Arts Focus, Central Cinema, Seattle, WA

1994      Jord og Himmel (Earth and Sky), Kulturloftet, Stor Heddinge, Denmark

* Vesterbro Byfornyelses Center, Copenhagen, Denmark

* Islands Kulturhus, Copenhagen, Denmark

             * Bonnier Publications Showroom, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019      Plastik, Eks-rummet, Copenhagen, Denmark

Kent Summer Art Exhibit, Centennial Center Gallery, Kent, WA

2018 Landscape: Real and Imagined, Site: Brooklyn Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Layers, Sammamish City Hall, Sammamish, WA

2018 Members Show: Creativity Persists, Juror- Jodi Bento, CoCA, Seattle, WA 2016          

2016 Elysian 20th Anniversary Festival, Seattle Center, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA

2015     Interstate, Where I-90 meets I-82, Juror-Jennifer Nava Milliken, Sarah Spurgeon Gallery, Ellensburg, WA

             Intersections, RedLine’s Second Annual Juried Exhibition, Denver, CO

Ley Lines: Connecting Media, Imagery and Concept Across Contemporary Drawing, Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL

             West Coast Biennial, Juror - Bonnie Laing-Malcolmson, Turtle Bay Art Gallery, Redding, CA

             Crave, Jurors- Trimpin, Stefano Catalani, Columbia City Gallery, Seattle, WA

2013 2013 Wheaton Biennial, Juror- Judith Tannenbaum, Wheaton College, Norton, MA

             Erasing Borders Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art of the Diaspora 2013, Indo-American Arts Council, New York, NY

             Group Show, Lynwood Convention Center, Lynwood, WA

              No Limits, 8th Annual Juried Exhibit, Jurors- Juan Alonso-Rodriguez, Randy Engstrom and Yoko Ott, Columbia City Gallery, Seattle, WA

2012 2012 CoCA Annual, juried by M.K. Guth, CoCA Georgetown Gallery, Seattle, WA

             Walk the Line, Juror- June Sekiguchi, Ida Culver House, Seattle, WA

2011     Erasing Borders Exhibition of Contemporary Indian Art of the Diaspora 2011, Indo-American Arts Council NY; Queens Museum of Art NY;

Traveled to Charles B. Wang Center Stony Brook University; Aicon Gallery NY; Jorgensen Gallery University of Connecticut.

              The Sketchbook Project, Art House Co-op, New York, Brooklyn NY. Traveled to Portland ME, Washington DC, Winter Park FL, San

Francisco CA, Seattle WA, Chicago IL, Austin TX, Atlanta GA

Aaina, South Asian Women’s Arts Focus, Seattle Asian Arts Museum, Seattle WA

2010 Unwrapped, Columbia City Gallery, Seattle, WA

10 x10 x 10 x Tieton, Mighty Tieton, Tieton, WA  

NEPO 3: Air, Water, Fire (We will leave Earth behind), Seattle, WA

2007    Artist Auditions II Semi-Finalist Exhibition, Brian Marki Fine Art, Portland, OR

             Emergence, Hugo Gallery, Richard Hugo House, Seattle, WA

1998     M.F.A. Alumni Show, Staller Center Gallery, SUNY at Stony Brook, NY

1995     Landfast med Svengala, Svendborg Amts Kulturcenter, Svendborg, Denmark

1994     Atelier 113: 5 Painters, qstasiatisk Kompani Kunstforening, Copenhagen, Denmark

1993     Kunstnernes Efterårsudstilling, National Juried Show, Den Frie, Copenhagen, Denmark

Group Show, Arbejdernes Landsbank, Copenhagen, Denmark

Group Show, Post og Telegraf Kunstforening, Copenhagen, Denmark

Parafraser, Brondsalen, Frederiksberghave, Copenhagen, Denmark

 

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

2019 Willapa Bay Artist Residency

2018 Ucross Foundation Residency

2015 Vermont Studio Center Residency Artist Grant

2010 Stand for Justice Special Recognition Award

2008 Northwest Asian Weekly Top Contributor Award

1985 William P. Simmons Art Scholarship, Wesleyan College 

 

PROJECTS & COMMISSIONS

2016 from here to there, site specific installation at Facebook Seattle, 1100 Dexter, Seattle, WA

2006     Mosaic Sign Project, Artist in Residence, Kimball Elementary School, Seattle, WA

2006     Tryptich, commission for I.P. Callison & Sons, Seattle, WA

2005     Snakes and Ladders, commission for Seattle Asian Art Museum, Seattle, WA

1989     Mural, University Hospital, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY

 

CORPORATE & PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

I.P. Callison & Sons, Seattle, WA

Danish Post and Telegraph, Copenhagen, Denmark

Bonnier Publications, Copenhagen, Denmark

Œstasiatisk Kompani, Copenhagen, Denmark

European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, Denmark

State University of New York at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, NY


PUBLICATIONS

2018 Postcards from the New World, Shankar Narayan

2017     Open Form: Facebook Artists in Residence 2012-2017, Analog Research Laboratory

2013     2012 Annual, Exhibition catalog, Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle

2013     Reiner, Claire, www.vanguardseattle.com/2013/06/25/pioneer-square-art-walk-june-2013/

2011     Courageous Creativity: February 2011, Zine, Shahana Dattagupta & Shirin Subhani (ed.)

2010     10x10x10xTieton 2010, Exhibition catalog, Marquand Editions

1995     Dansk Kunst 94 (Danish Art ’94), Weirup, Torben (ed.), Søren Fogtal A/S

1994     Askov, “Indisk Kunstner ...” (Indian Artist Shows at Kulturloftet),                   Stevns Dagbladet,

1994     Canute, “Fascinerende Islandsk Natur” (Fascinating Islandic Landscapes), Stevns Bladet

1994     Dannemand, Henrik, “Island Set ...” (Iceland Seen with Indian Eyes), Berlingske Tidende,

1994     Henriksen, Bjørn, “Hypnotiseret af Vulkaner” (Hypnotized by Volcanos),                   Vesterbrobladet

1994     Jen, “Smuk og Vild ...” (Beautiful and Wild Landscapes at Kulturloftet),  Stevns Bladet,

1994     Jensen, Iben Friis, “Forbindelsen til...” (The Connection to the Fantastic),                  Fyn Amts Avis

 

SELECTED COMMUNITY SERVICE

Seattle Peoples Fund, Board Member, 2017-Present

Wing Luke Asian Museum, Community Advisory Committee, 2013

Wing Luke Asian Museum, Tsutakawa Gallery Advisory Committee, 2008- 2011

API Chaya (formerly Chaya), Board Member, 2005-2012

OneAmerica (formerly Hate Free Zone), Board Member, 2003-2005, 2006 -2008