Resume

SAS COLBY CONDENSED RESUME

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

  • 2009 Why the Bunny? Oakopolis Gallery, Oakland, CA
  • 2007 Images of Compassion, The Magpie Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • 1995 Sas Colby: Twenty Years of Book Thinking
  • The University of the Arts, Philadelphia, PA and Mills College, Oakland, CA
  • 1994 Sas Colby: Twenty Years of Book Thinking: Aura Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
  • 1987 Gallery 3220, San Francisco, CA: The Peace Envelopes
  • 1986 The Photographers’ Gallery, London, England
  • 1983 Washington Project for the Arts, Washington, DC
  • 1982 California State University, Fresno, CA: Books and Snapshots
  • 1979 Meyer, Breier and Weiss, San Francisco, CA
  • 1972 The Egg and the Eye, Los Angeles, CA
  • 1971 Scarabaeus, New York, NY

SELECTED COLLECTIONS

  • The National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, Australia
  • The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC
  • The Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France
  • Rene and Veronica Di Rosa Foundation, St. Helena, California
  • The Oakland Museum, Oakland, California
  • The Harwood Museum of the University of New Mexico, Taos, NM
  • Mills College Center for the Book Oakland, California
  • Jean Brown Archive/Getty Trust, Santa Monica, CA
  • The Ruth and Marvin Sackner Archive, Miami, Florida
  • The University of Washington Special Collections, Seattle, WA
  • Mills College Center for the Book, Oakland, CA
  • McGill University Rare Book Library, Montreal, Canada
  • Victoria Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
  • Gregg Museum of Art & Design, NCSU, Raleigh, NC

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  • 2017 Counter-Couture Handmade Fashion in an American Counterculture, Museum of Arts & Design, New York, NY
  • 2016 Counter-Couture Handmade Fashion in an American Counterculture, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA
  • 2015 Sisters of Invention, with Betsy Davids & Jaime Robles, San Francisco Center for the Book, San Francisco, CA
  • 2013 Al Mutanabbi Street Starts Here, San Francisco Center for the Book, SF, CA
  • 2011 The Shrouded Figure, Oakopolis Gallery, Oakland, CA
  • 15 Year Anniversary Exhibition, San Francisco Center for the Book
  • 2010 Unbound: A National Exhibition of Book Art, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
  • 2009 Codex Foundation, International Book Arts Fair, University of California, Berkeley
  • 2008 Secrets & Lies, 23 Sandy Gallery, Portland, OR
  • 2006-07 Twenty Years, The National Museum of Women in the Arts, Wash. DC
  • 2006 Artist’s Books, Sewanee, The University of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee
  • 2005 Pyramid Atlantic, Washington, DC: Collaboration as a Medium
  • 2003 National Museum of Women in the Arts, Washington, DC: Insomnia
  • 2003 Milicent Rogers Museum, Taos, NM: The Art of the Book of the Southwest
  • 2002 San Francisco Center for the Book, San Francisco, CA: Revealing the Mysteries
  • 2000 San Francisco Center for the Book, San Francisco, CA: Learning Currve
  • 1999 Harwood Museum of the University of New Mexico, Taos, NM: Word/Image
  • 1998 Center for Book Arts, NY, NY: Textile/Fibers/Threads/The Book Show
  • 1995 Albuquerque United Artists, Albuquerque, NM: New Mexico Contemporary
  • 1996 Museo Italo Americano, San Francisco, CA: Mostra 96
  • 1997 USIS Traveling Exhibit, So.America and the Middle East: The One of a Kind Book
  • 1995 Craft & Folk Art Museum, Los Angeles: Museum for a New Century
  • 1991 University of Wollongong and Queensland State Library, Brisbane, Australia
  • 1990 Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA: Oakland Photographers ’90
  • 1987 San Francisco Camerawork, San Francisco, CA: A Sense of Humor
  • 1985 University of Ohio, Athens, OH: Alternatives ‘85
  • 1984 Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris, France: Livre d’Artistes
  • 1984 Gallery Miyasaki, Osaka, Japan: International Exhibit of Books by Artists
  • 1984 Otis/Parsons, Los Angeles, CA: Book Works
  • 1982 Australian Embassy, Paris, France: Biennale de Paris
  • 1980 Kathryn Markel Gallery, New York, NY: Three Artists’s Books
  • 1979 The Fendrick Gallery, Washington, DC: The Book as Art III
  • 1977 Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA: California Crafts X
  • 1974 DeCordova Museum, Lincoln, MA: Bed and Board
  • 1974 Museum of Contemporary Crafts, New York, NY: Baroque ’74
  • 1973 Fairtree Fine Crafts Gallery, New York, NY

SELECTED TEACHING & TALKS

  • Art New England, Bennington, Vermont
  • Omega Institute, Rhinebeck, New York
  • Minneapolis College of Art and Design, Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Massachusetts College of Art, Boston, Massachusetts
  • The Museum School, Boston, Massachusetts
  • The University of The Arts, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Visiting Artist, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, Australia
  • Visiting Artist, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
  • Visiting Artist, Canberra Institute of the Arts, Canberra, Australia
  • Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Snowmass, Colorado
  • Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Deer Isle, Maine
  • Penland School, Penland, North Carolina
  • Pyramid Atlantic, Silver Spring, Maryland
  • James Renwick Alliance speaker, Renwick Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
  • Colorado Art Education Association Conference Keynote Speaker, Breckenridge, CO
  • Studio Art Quilt Association Conference Speaker, Arrowmont School, Gatlinburg, TN