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Artist Shilo Ratner_ Seaside_120 x 40 inches
EDUCATION
2003-06 MFA Painting, Academy of Art University, San Francisco, California 1996-00 BA Design, Curry College, Milton, Massachusetts GALLERY REPRESENTATION HONORS 2017 – Ely Center of Contemporary Art, Artist-in-Residence, New Haven, CT 2017 – Weiss Sisters Award, “116th Annual Juried Art Exhibition”, New Haven Paint and Clay Club, New Haven, CT: Juror: Richard Klein 2016 – Award of Excellence, ”The Healing Power of ART 2016′′, Manhattan Arts International 2016 – Awarded Second Place, “The 105th Exhibition”, Mystic Museum of Art, Mystic, Connecticut: Juror: Darby Cardonsky, Will Lustenader 2015 – Award of Excellence, Four Point Contemporary, Online Gallery 2015 – Award of Merit, Four Point Contemporary, Online Gallery 2012 – Special Recognition Award, All Women Art Exhibition, Light Space & Time, Online Gallery 2009 – Awarded second place, “I’ll bet you can’t paint a portrait”, 712 Art Space, San Francisco, California: Juror: William Theophilus Brown MUSEUM EXHIBITIONS 2018 “Make Your Mark”, Museum of Contemporary Art, Marin, CA “The 107th Exhibition”, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic Museum of Art, Mystic, CT 2017 “Metro Montage XV”, Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, GA “The 106th Exhibition”, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic Museum of Art, Mystic, CT 2016 CWA 86th Annual National Open Juried Show, Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, CT “The 105th Exhibition”, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic Museum of Art, Mystic, CT 2015 “Metro Montage XV”, Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, GA SELECTED EXHIBITIONS
   2021 
  • “Summer Abstraction”, Solo Show, Locust Grove Estate Museum, Poughkeepsie, NY 
  • Member Show, Artist Alliance, Santa Fe, NM 
  • Bendheim Gallery, Art to the Avenue, Greenwich, CT
 
  • “Design Concepts”, Tailored Home, Greenwich, CT 
2020  
  • “Oteaferia”,  Solo Show, Mexico City, Mexico  
  • SeeMe “Art Takes Armory”, New York, NY  
  • “Centered & Calm”, Solo Exhibition, Lawn Club, New Haven, CT  
  • “Full of Possibility”, Solo Exhibition, DaSilva Gallery, New Haven, CT  
2019
  
  • Mika Gallery, Group Exhibition, Tel Aviv, Israel  
  • Putnam and Mason, Art to the Avenue, Greenwich, CT
  
  • Bryant Street Gallery, Discovery and Depth Solo Exhibition, Palo Alto, CA
  
  • The Bendheim Gallery, Greenwich Art Society, 102nd Annual Juried Exhibition, Greenwich, CT Juror: Megan Fontanella
  
  • Ely Center of Contemporary Art, “Our Bodies Our Selves”, New Haven, CT  
2018  
  • Mika Gallery, Group Exhibition, Tel Aviv, Israel  
  • Putnam and Mason, Art to the Avenue, Greenwich, CT
  
  • Bryant Street Gallery, Discovery and Depth Solo Exhibition, Palo Alto, CA
  
  • The Bendheim Gallery, Greenwich Art Society, 102nd Annual Juried Exhibition, Greenwich, CT Juror: Megan Fontanella
  
  • Ely Center of Contemporary Art, “Our Bodies Our Selves”, New Haven, CT 
  • Ely Center of Contemporary Art, “Winter Showing”, New Haven, CT,  Curator: Debbie Hess  
  • DAB ART, “EGGIWEGS“, Ventura, CA, Curator: Yessica Torres
  
  • Perspective Gallery, “IN FORMATION: GESTURE & GEOMETRY”,  Hamden, CT
  
  • Brooklyn Waterfront Coalition Gallery, “Color”, Brooklyn, NY,  Juror: Marcela Guerrero
  
  • Flinn Gallery, Greenwich Art Society, “Parallel Visions, Realism & Abstraction”, Greenwich, CT, Juror: Jenny Harris  
  • Museum of Contemporary Art, Make Your Mark, Marin CA, Juror: Jen Tough
  
  • Bendheim Gallery, Art to the Avenue, Greenwich Art Council, Greenwich, CT
  
  • “The 107th Exhibition”, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic Museum of Art, Mystic, CT, Juror: Robert Reynolds and Eric Aho  
2017  
  • “116th Annual Juried Art Exhibition”, New Haven Paint and Clay Club, New Haven, CT Juror: Richard Klein
 
  • “Small Works Summer 2017”, National Association of Women Artists, Inc., New York, NY
 
  • “Metro Montage XV”, Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, GA 
  • “The 106th Exhibition”, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic Museum of Art, Mystic, CT, Juror: Emilia Dubicki and Deborah Quinn-Munson  
2016 
  • “CWA 86th Annual National Open Juried Show”, Slater Memorial Museum, Norwich, CT, Juror: Min Jung Kim
 
  • “The Healing Power of ART 2016” online juried competition, Manhattan Arts International, Juror: Renee Phillips
  
  • “The 105th Exhibition”, Connecticut Academy of Fine Arts, Mystic Museum of Art, Mystic, CT: Juror: Darby Cardonsky, Will Lustenader
 
  • “Contemporary Woman 2016”, Chico Art Center, Chico, CA: Juror: Ruth Von Jahnke Waters  
2015  
  • “Annual Contemporary Art Survey”, Fort Collins Lincoln Center, Fort Collins, CO: Juror: Dean Sobel 
  • “Metro Montage XV”, Marietta/Cobb Museum of Art, Marietta, GA: Juror: Robmat Butler
 
  • “The Healing Power of ART” online juried competition., Manhattan Arts International, Juror: Renee Phillips 
  • “4th Biannual Competition”, Four Point Contemporary, Online Gallery: Juror: Ahyor Thompson 
  • “Impulse”, Bay Area Juried Exhibition, ARC Gallery, San Francisco, CA: Juror: Michael Yochum, Priscilla Otani, Stephen C. Wagner, & Matthew Frederick 
2014  
  • “The F Word: Feminism Now”, ARC Gallery, Chicago, IL: Juror: Jeanne Dunning  
  • “The Figure: A Bay Area Legacy”, Gary Francis Gallery, Alameda, CA  
2013  
  • “Small Work – Big Deal”, Las Laguna Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
 
  • “Women’s Rights: An Artists Perspective”, Women United, Online Gallery: Juror: Karen Gutfreund  
  • “Diaspora”, New Artists Gallery, New York, NY: Juror: Laura Kruger
 
  • “Hearts in San Francisco Exhibition & Gala Event”, AT&T Park, San Francisco, CA  
2012  
  • “Bay Area Women Artist”, O’Hanlon Center for the Arts, Mill Valley, CA: Juror: Donna Seagar  
  • “2012 National Juried Exhibition”, First Street Gallery, New York, NY: Juror: Dore Ashton  
  • “Momentum: 40 Years of the Women’s Caucus for Art”, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA: Juror: Rita Gonzalez  
  • “All Women Art Exhibition”, Light Space & Time, Online Gallery
 
  • “Pacific Art League Faculty Show”, Norton Gallery, Palo Alto, CA  
2011  
  • “The Guerrilla Show”, ARC Gallery, San Francisco, CA
 
  • “Beyond the Visible”, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA
  
  • “Pacific Art League Faculty Show”, Norton Gallery, Palo Alto, CA 
  • Soma Art Gallery, Art Span Live Auction, San Francisco, CA  
2010  
  • Hang Art Gallery, Group Showing, San Francisco, CA
 
  • Ocean Rescue”, Driftwood Salon, San Francisco, CA
  
  • Artist X-Change Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
“Spring Garden Theme Show”,  
  • Norton Gallery, Pacific Art League Faculty Show, Palo Alto, CA  
  • “Bay Area Educators Invitational”, Louie Meager Art Gallery, Ohlone College, Fremont, CA  
2009  
  • “I bet you can’t paint a portrait”, Art Space 712, San Francisco, CA, Juror: William Theophilus Brown 
  • “Simply Nina”, African American Culture Complex, San Francisco, CA
 
  • Sixth Street Gallery and Salon Show, Oakland, CA   
PUBLIC PROJECTS / PUBLICATIONS  
  • 2021 – Studio Visit Magazine, Volumes 47&48, (Online publication/ print) 
  • 2020 – Feature Article in Daily Nutmeg, January (Online publication)  
  • 2017 – Artwork Featured in The Daily Nutmeg, October (online publication)
  
  • 2016 – Mentioned in The Daily Connecticut, “Mystic Museum of Art celebrates  
  • 2016 – 105 years of Connecticut Art”, July 2016 (online publication)
 
  • 2015 – Overcoming Creative Frustration, Art Square Online Article
 
  • 2013 – Hearts in San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital Foundation, Project Purchased by Intel
  • 2013 – Equilibrium Catalog, Chicago, IL
 
  • 2013 – Diaspora Catalog, New York, NY 
2012  
  • 2012 – CBS News, Best Peninsula Area Artist, Online Publication
 
  • 2012 – “Face, Figure, Identity” (Sprocketbox Entertainment)
 
  • 2012 – Momentum: 40 Years of the Women’s Caucus for Art Catalog, Los Angeles, CA 
 
PUBLIC PROJECTS / PUBLICATIONS 2020 – Feature Article in Daily Nutmeg, January (Online publication) 2017 – Artwork Featured in The Daily Nutmeg, October (online publication) 2016 – Mentioned in The Daily Connecticut, “Mystic Museum of Art celebrates 105 years of Connecticut Art”, July 2016 (online publication) 2015 – Overcoming Creative Frustration, Art Square Online Article
2014 2013 – Hearts in San Francisco, San Francisco General Hospital Foundation, Project Purchased by Intel 2012 – Equilibrium Catalog, Chicago, IL
2013 – Diaspora Catalog, New York, NY CBS News, Best Peninsula Area Artist, Online Publication
 2012 2012 – “Face, Figure, Identity” (Sprocketbox Entertainment) 2012 – Momentum: 40 Years of the Women’s Caucus for Art Catalog, Los Angeles, CA
2 2012 – All Women Art Exhibition Catalog, Light Space & Time, Online Gallery View:  Artwork