Nancy Genn

Gather #6, 2012, mixed media on paper, 75,5 x 56 cm

Script, 2012, casein with collage of Korean paper on paper, 75 x 56 cm

Orchard, 2011, Casein and pencil on Kozo paper, 151 x 105 cm

Gather #11, 2014, mxed media on paper, 75,5 x 56 cm

Gather #7, 2012, mxed media on paper, 75,5 x 56 cm

Stones and Water Scroll 2, 2017 Casein on paper, 254 × 132.08 cm

Shape of Water 11, 2011, casein on paper , 152.4 × 106.7 cm

Rainbars 7, 2011 Casein on paper, 264.1 × 152.4 cm

 Rainbars 7, 2011 Casein on paper, 264.1 × 152.4 cm

Manzanita 16, 2015 Mixed media on paper, 83.6 × 55.8 cm

Manzanita,  2015 Mixed media on paper , 83.6 × 55.8 cm

Luce di Roma 3, 2002 Mixed media on paper , 111.7 × 76.2 cm

Luce di Novembre, 2004, Jacquard tapestry, 208.2 × 127 cm

W.W.W. – What Walls Want (group show), curated by Ilaria Bignotti, Marignana Arte, Venice, 2018

Artist’s studio in California

Water 1 of 5 (group show), 2016, Vessel Gallery, Oakland, CA

Architetture Interiori, a Venezia. Nancy Genn si affaccia su Canal Grande, Artslife, May 2018
Katherine B. Krum, The art of Nancy Genndownload
J
ane Farmer, Paper Paintings, download

Nancy Genn was born in San Francisco in 1930. Lives and works in San Francisco.

Nancy Genn è nata a San Francisco nel 1930. Vive e lavora a San Francisco.

 

AWARDS

Visiting Artist American Academy in Rome, 1989, 1994 & 2014
United States/Japan Creative Arts Fellowship, Japan-United
States Friendship Commission, 1978-1979
HUD Award for Design Excellence (U.S. Dept. of Housing and
Urban Development), Honor Award, 1968
Phelan Award, De Young Museum, San Francisco, 1963

SELECTED SOLO SHOWS

2018
Palazzo Ferro Fini, Venice, IT
2015
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts, Carmel, CA
2013
Vessel Gallery, Oakland, CA
2012
University of California, Santa Cruz, Cowell College
2011
Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica Center for the Arts, Pacifica, CA
2010
Sagan Piechota, San Francisco, CA
2008
05 Flatfile Galleries, Chicago, IL
2004
Instituto Italiano di Cultura Chicago/The Art Institute of Chicago, IL
Istituto Italiano di Cultura, Los Angeles, CA
2003
Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, CA
Takada Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2002
Ulivi Gallery, Prato, Italy
2000
Takada Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Leighton Gallery, Blue Hill, ME
1999
Takada Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA
1997
Michael Petronko Gallery, New York, NY
1996
Harcourts Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1994
Ann Reed Gallery, Sun Valley, Idaho
America Assoc. for Advancement of Science, Washington DC
1993
Brendan Walter Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1992
Flora Lamson Hewlett Library, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Brendan Walter Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1990
Richard Iri Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1987
Galleria 9 Colonne/Spe, Bologna, Italy
1986
Ivory/Kimpton Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1984
Andrew Crispo Gallery, New York, NY
Ivory/Kimpton Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1983
Kala Institute Gallery, Berkeley, CA
1981
Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, WA
1980
Inoue Gallery, Tokyo, Japan
1978
Annely Juda Fine Art, London, England
1977
William Sawyer Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1976
Los Angeles Institute for Contemporary Art, LA, CA
1971
The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
John Bolles Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1970
Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA
1966
Cowell College Gallery, UCSC
1963
M. H. De Young Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA
1960
David Cole Gallery, San Francisco

SELECTED GROUP SHOWS

2018
Marignana Arte, Venice, ITALY
2016
Vessel Gallery, Oakland, CA
2014
Richmond Art Center, Breakfast Group, Half a Century of Java and Jive, Richmond, CA
2013
Carl Cherry Center for the Arts, Breakfast Group on the Road, Carmel,CA
2012
Vessel Gallery, Charting the Waters, Oakland, CA.
2010
Berkeley Art Center, Group Show, Berkeley, CA
Prints Byte; The Cutting Edge of Printmaking, SOMARTS Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008
Distinguished Women Artists: ‘88-’06, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
S.O.F.A. Flatefilegalleries, Chicago, CA
2007
The Gyeonggi Art Center, Peong Tek, South Korea
2006
Magnolia Editions: Woven Transcriptioons The Belgium Tapestries, Fresno Art Museum,
Fresno, California
Reflections on a Legacy: Vitreographs from Littleton Studios”,
Turchin Center for the Visual Arts:Appalachian State University, Boone, NC
2005
Eighteen Profiles:Distinguished Women Artists of California, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, California
2003
Master Paintings and Woodcuts William Whipple Gallery SouthWest State University, Marshall, MN
2002
Five Women Artist, Four Generations, One Family, DL Gallery, Seoul, South Korea
The Elements of Geometry Monique Goldstrom Gallery, New York, NY
1997
Prints From Glass, Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
The Old New Garde, J.J. Bookings Gallery, San Francisco,CA
1995
New York Collection 1995 Albright-Knox Gallery, Buffalo, NY
Transparent Motives, New Orleans Museum of Art at Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA
1994
San Francisco Women Artists Celebrates 100 Years of Bay Area Artist, San Francisco, CA
1993
New York Selection, Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY 1993
Breaking Traditions, Museum of University of California at Blackhawk, Danville, CA
1992
Pacific Prints, Pacific Art League of Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA
1990
East Bay Abstraction Harcourts Modern and Contemporary Art, San Francisco, CA
1986
First International/Biennale of Paper, Leopold-Hoesch Museum, Duren, W. Germany
1985
Berkeley Printmakers, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
Transliteration: The Pacific Interchange, San Jose State of Contemporary Art, San Jose
1984
Paperworks: A National Invitational, Cheney Cowles Memorial Museum, Spokane, WA
1983
Seoul/San Francisco: Prints and Drawings, Korean National Art Center, Seoul, Korea
1982
Elegant Miniatures from San Francisco and Japan, Kyoto, Japan
1978
Paper as Medium, Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service
Cast Paper, Pratt Graphics Center, New York, NY
White Paper I, UCSC
Painting and Sculpture Today, Indianapolis Museum, Indianapolis, Indiana
1977
Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
Art Today, Brooks Memorial Art Gallery, Memphis, TN
Drawings, Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, WA
New Ways with Paper, National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institute, Washington, DC
1976
The Handmade Paper, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA
Linda Farris Gallery, Seattle, WA
Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
Works on Handmade Paper, Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
1975
Contemporary Graphics Center, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA
Prints California, The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
1974
Contemporary Graphics Center, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, CA
Susan Caldwell Gallery, New York, NY
1973
San Francisco Printmakers, The Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, Ohio
1971
Contemporary American Prints and Drawings, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA
Sculpture, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA
1965
Art in Religion, Museum West, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Collector, M. H. De Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
Art Across America, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA
1963
Images of Woman, The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
New Images of San Francisco, M. H. De Young Museum, San Francisco, CA
1962
Drawings: West Coast America, Auckland City Art Gallery, Aukland, New Zealand.
1960
Winter Invitational, California Palace Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA
1958
Art Association Member’s Show, California Palace Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA
1957
Annual Exhibition: California Painters, The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
1955
Twentieth Century Drawings, Stanford Art Gallery, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
Annual Watercolor Exhibition of the San Francisco Art Association, San Francisco Museum of Art,
San Francisco, CA
S.E.C.A. Board Selection Show, San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA

MUSEUM COLLECTIONS

Achenbauch Foundation, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco, CA
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, NY
American Craft Museum, New York, NY
Auckland Museum, Aukland, New Zealand
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
Des Moines Art Center, Des Moines, IA
Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
Indianapolis Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN
International Center of Aesthetic Research, Italy
Library of Congress, Washington, DC
Los Angeles County Museum, CA
Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA
Museum of Modern Art, New York, NY
National Museum of American Art, Washington, DC
The New York Public Library, New York, NY
New York University Art Collection, NY
The Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
San Francisco Museum of Art, CA
Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC
Southwest State University Art Museum, Marshall, MN
University Art Museum, University of California, Berkeley
University of Texas, El Paso, TX
Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MI
Western Carolina University Fine Art Museum, Cullowhee, NC