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Mendocino Arts Magazine »
Fall 2017-"Capturing LIGHT Through the Architecture of Glazing"
(pgs.17-19)     Read Article Here »


Exibitions:
 

2017:
Mendocino Art Center Gallery- 3/29/17-4/24-17-2016/2017-
Artist in residence spring exhibition.

45200 Little Lake Street at Kasten Street, Mendocino, CA 95460
 
   Linda's body of work: "The Inspiration of Space"; Watercolor paintings focusing on mood provoking
    use of light and shadow that creates a sense of place. Complimentary ekphrastic interpretations and
    a photo montage with storylines depicting her experience as an artist in residence
.

2017:
Mendocino Art Center Member Show - January 6–29, 2017
2nd Saturday Gallery Reception: January 14, 5 pm – 8 pm
Open Art Studios: 4 pm – 8 pm
The Mendocino Art Center hosts a free Second Saturday Artists Reception each month. Enjoy snacks and wine, and meet the exhibiting artists. Join us prior to the gallery reception as we open up the art studios. Meet the 2016/17 Artists in Residence, watch them work and view new works created in the Mendocino Art Center studios. Refreshments will be available.


   Her artwork can be found at the following Galleries:

• The Valley Gallery
in Walnut Creek, 1661 Botelho Dr. Suite 110, Walnut Creek CA. 94596

• Mendocino Art Center Gallery & Gift Shop
45200 Little Lake Street at Kasten Street, Mendocino, CA 95460
Art Classes... Open daily, 11 am – 4 pm (Winter hours) Our Members' Gallery features one-of-a-kind, locally handcrafted artwork from accomplished Northern California artists.

• Northcoast Artists Gallery
362 North Main Street, Fort Bragg, California
The members of Northcoast Artists Gallery make pottery, jewelry, turned wood, textiles, painting, collage, photography, blown glass and sculpture.



Recent/Current Exibitions & Awards:

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2016:

ARTIST IN RESIDENCE 2016/2017 Term:
Mendocino Art Center, Mendocino, CA

The Mendocino Art Center's Artists in Residence (AIR) Program provides a community-based environment that facilitates educational and individual artistic growth.

Front page Mendocino Beacon- Double Rainbow:
paper



September 2016:
CWA Members show:
"Water Fall"
Lindsay Dirkx Gallery, San Ramon, CA


"AFTERNOON SOLACE" received the
Coordinator $50 Cash
Award in the
"WaterMedia Exhibition" show at the
Sebastopol Center For the Arts.

solace
Come enjoy a month long celebration of watercolor
at the Sebastopol Center for the Arts! »    {SCA}
crowd Linda
January 9 - February 7, 2016 Opening Reception Jan 8, 6PM American Watercolor Society
148th Annual International Exhibition & WaterMedia Exhibition


The American Watercolor Society {AWS} Traveling Exhibition is one of the premiere watercolor shows
in the world. More than 1,200 artists from the U.S. and 27 foreign countries submitted their work.
40 paintings were chosen for this traveling exhibition.
SCA is one of seven venues in the US to show this collection. Concurrently, SCA will present a WaterMedia Exhibit, promoting California talent.
Sebastopol Center For the Arts   282 S. High Street, Sebastopol, CA 95472   707.829.4797

Click for more info »

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2015:


Prints are still available but,
"REPOSA"was sold at auction in 2015:
repose
Sold in the fundraiser hosted by author ANNE LAMOTT :
ann
That Auction benefits the children of the Hanti School in the village of Hanti in Myanmar,
ensuring they have basic educational tools such as pencils to facilitate learning and
to capture creative thoughts, words, and images to paper.


California Watercolor Association Member Show: "Fresh Start" Lindsay Dirkx Brown Gallery
San Ramon Community Center. 12501 Alcosta Blvd. San Ramon, CA • January 5-January 30, 2015


California Art Club: "The Romance of Europe" Altadena Town & Country Club
2290 Country Club Drive Altadena, CA 91001 • January 30-May 26, 2015

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2014:

Berkeley Art Center
October 18-25, 2014
COLLECT!
http://www.berkeleyartcenter.org/collect2014



Bedford Gallery-
"Walnut Creek Turns 100: Celebrating the City Through Art".
September 21-November 16
bedford

bedford

diablo
* "Mt. Diablo II" is chosen as the featured image for the exhibit brochure.
2014 Cassidy & Clark, Arroyo Grande, CA- Permanent Collection


July 13, 2014 - Author Day, Unity Center Walnut Creek CA


Current Exhibit at Valley Art Gallery [Online] »
gallery

Visit the Gallery at:
1661 Botelho Drive, Suite 110, Palm Court, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: (925) 935-4311
Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 11 AM - 5 PM
Valley Art Gallery Website »

ITALIA Magazine May 2014 Edition-
mag

Valley Art Gallery presents: "FRESH COLOR", Show dates: March 29 - May 10, 2014
Please join us for a reception at the gallery Saturday, March 29th from 3:00 - 5:00 PM

Valley Art Gallery 1661 Botelho Drive, Suite 110, Palm Court, Walnut Creek, CA 94596
Phone: (925) 935-4311 Hours: Tuesday through Saturday, 11 AM - 5 PM

http://www.valleyartgallery.org/home.htm
http://valleyartgallery.org/events/events_split.htm

The jury has chosen both: "Invitation" & "Morning Respite"
pics

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2013:

Honorable Mention Award for "Afternoon Solace"

pic
CALIFORNIA WATERCOLOR ASSOCIATION
2013 Member's Show


show
"Afternoon Solace" received the "Honorable Mention Award"

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2012:

"My Summer of La Dolce Vita"
event
One Woman's Journey Through Italy
September 26-November 17th
One woman show
Walnut Creek Library
1644 North BroadwayWalnut Creek, CA 94596

http://bedfordgallery.org/exhibitions/cag.shtml


The Sketchbook Project 2012
show
Brooklyn Art LibraryCo/ The Sketchbook Projec
t103A N. 3rd St.Brooklyn, NY 11211
http://www.arthousecoop.com/library/5856

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2010
:

The May Show
Gualala Arts Center
46501 Gualala Road in Gualala, CA,
Opening Reception: Friday, May 7, 2010 at 5:00 p.m.
Exhibit remains through June 6, 2010
http://www.gualalaarts.org/Exhibits/Gallery/2010-05MayShow.html

2010 Napa Valley Mustard Festival:

paintings              
"Dawn's Light" & "Parete Italiano" (Italian Wall)
have been selected for this prestigious event,
they will be on display:
February 6- March 28, 2010 at:
St. Supery Winery, Rutherford, CA

Artists Reception: Saturday, February 6, 2010 5pm-7pm

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Earlier Shows and Projects:

2009 Napa Valley Mustard Festival:

"Dunes" has been selected for this prestigious event, it will be on display:
February 2- March 29, 2009 at:
St. Supery Winery, Rutherford, CA
Artists Reception: February 7, 2009 5pm-7pm

2009 Levi Strauss & Co. Holiday Art Show, San Francisco, CA
2009 Beringer Art & Wine Festival, St. Helena, CA


2009 “1155 Battery St.” photograph becomes part of
            Levi Strauss & Co. Permanent Art Collection
2009 Gallery representation Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

2008 Levi Strauss & Co. Holiday art show
2008 Ravenswood Winery, Sonoma CA September 21, 2008
2008 Gallery representation Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

2007 Levi Strauss & Co. Holiday art show
2007 One woman show- Hidden brook Estates, Vallejo
2007 GREECE-PAINT- European works show, World of Suzi Long, Mendocino Ca December 8,
2007 Representation at World of Suzi Long, November 2007
2007 Pacific Fine Arts Semi-annual Fine Arts & Crafts Fall Sidewalk Fair Sept. 29, 30, 2007
2007 Cartridge & Browne Winery, Benicia Women’s Co-op Show, August 2007
2007 14th annual Italian Street Painting Festival, San Rafael, CA June 9.10
2007 Mural Painting Project Francisco Middle School, SF
2007 Arts Benicia Open Studios May 5, 6, 2007


2006 Arts Benicia Annual Fund Raiser September 2006
2006 Gallery representation, Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
2006 Levi Strauss & Co. Holiday art show December 2006

2005 Gallery Representation, Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

2004 Participating artist, Arts & Culture Commission of Contra Costa County (AC5)
2004 Gallery representation, Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

2003 Gallery representation, Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA- debut

2002 Murals for Las Lomas High School, and private businesses in Contra Costa County
2002 Mural for Face First, Lafayette Ca.

2001 Signature Artist, California Culinary Academy annual Gala
2001 Las Lomas Winter fundraiser auction, Walnut Creek Ca. February

2000 Featured artist, Positive Resources Center, San Francisco Ca

1997 Levi Strauss & Co. Art show

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Linda Cloonan
Artist's Curriculum Vitae-Shows and Awards

2017-Mendocino Art Center Gallery- 3/29/17-4/24-17-2016/2017-Artist in residence spring exhibition.
    Linda's body of work: "The Inspiration of Space"; Watercolor paintings focusing on mood provoking
    use of light and shadow that creates a sense of place. Complimentary ekphrastic interpretations and
    a photo montage with storylines depicting her experience as an artist in residence.
2017-Mendocino Art Center Member show 1/6-2/2017- Artist Reception 1/\14.17 5-8pm;
      Artist in Residence open studios 4pm-8pm
2017-Valley Gallery, Walnut Creek CA
2017- North Coast Artists Gallery, Fort Bragg, CA
2017-Mendocino Art Center Gallery and Gift shop
2016-Mendocino Art Center Gallery and Gift shop
2016/2017-Artist in Residence Mendocino Art Center
2016-Mendocino Beacon "Welcome Double Rainbow" photo featured on front page
2016- Sebastopol Center for the Arts-"Afternoon Solace"-receives coordinators award.
2015- Anne Lamotte fundraiser- "Reposa", sold at auction.
2015 California Art Club, "The Romance of Europe". Altadena CA January 30-May 26
2015 California Watercolor Association Members Show, "Fresh Start". Jan.5- 30, 2015
2014 Berkeley Art Center "Collect!"-October 18-25, 2014
2014 Bedford Gallery- "Walnut Creek Turns 100: Celebrating the City Through Art" .
        September 21-November 16, 2014
      * "Mt. Diablo II" is chosen as the featured image for the exhibit brochure.
2014 Cassidy & Clark, Arroyo Grande, Ca- Permanent collection
2014 Unity Center, Walnut Creek- 2014 Author's Day, July 13, 2014
2014 Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
2014 ITALIA Magazine-May 2014 edition
2014 Valley Art Gallery FRESH COLOR" March 29 - May 10, 2014
2013 California Watercolor Association
2013 Member's Show * "Afternoon Solace" Receives Honorable Mention Award
2012 Walnut Creek Library- Walnut Creek CA. * One woman show
     "My Summer of La Dolce Vita" September 26-November 17th
2012-Brooklyn Art Library Co, Brooklyn, NY The Sketchbook Project
2010 -The May Show-Gualala Arts Center, Gualala, CA, May 7-June 6, 2010
2010 Napa Valley Mustard Festival February 6- March 28, 2010
2009 Napa Valley Mustard Festival- February 2- March 29, 2009
2009 Levi Strauss & Co. Holiday Art Show, San Francisco, CA
2009 Beringer Art & Wine Festival, St. Helena, CA
2009 Levi Strauss & Co- * "1155 Battery St." becomes part of LS&Co. permanent art collection.
2009 Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek,
2008 Levi Strauss & Co. Holiday art show
2008 Ravenswood Winery Art Show, Sonoma CA September 21, 2008
2008 Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
2007 Levi Strauss & Co. Holiday art show
2007 One woman show- Hidden brook Estates, Vallejo
2007 GREECE-PAINT- World of Suzi Long, Mendocino Ca December 8, 2017
2007 Pacific Fine Arts Semi-annual Fine Arts & Crafts Fall Sidewalk Fair Sept. 29, 30, 2007
2007 Cartlidge & Browne Winery, Benicia Women's Co-op Show, August 2007
2007 14th annual Italian Street Painting Festival, San Rafael, CA June 9.10, 2007
2007 Mural Painting Project Francisco Middle School, SF
2007 Arts Benicia Open Studios May 5, 6, 2007
2006 Arts Benicia Annual Fund Raiser September 2006
2006 Gallery representation, Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
2006 Levi Strauss & Co. Holiday art show December 2006
2005 Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
2004 Arts & Culture Commission of Contra Costa County (AC5)
2004 Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
2003 Valley Art Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
2002 Mural for Las Lomas High School, Walnut Creek CA
2002 Mural Face First, Lafayette Ca.
2001 Signature Artist, California Culinary Academy annual Gala
1997 Levi Strauss & Co. Art show

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