Organic Origami: Exhibitions

Folded Sculpture. Lindsay Dirkx Brown Art Gallery, San Ramon Community Center, August 1 - 30, 2013.
Opening reception: Saturday August 10, 2 - 4 p.m.
Address: 12501 Alcosta Blvd, San Ramon.

Paper Work: When Paper Becomes Art. Oakland International Airport, February 1 - June 6, 2013.
Six-artist show curated by Anthony Pinata, Oakland Museum of California.
(Other artists: Modesto Covarrubias, Hadley Williams, Monica Canilao, Turburam Sandagdorj, Bianca Kolonusz-Partee.)
My contributions to the show here,
some photos from the tour of the exhibition here.

Innovations in Contemporary Crafts, Richmond Art Center, March 23 - June 1, 2013.

Folding Paper: The infinite possibilities of origami. 2012 - 2016.
Japanese American National Museum, Los Angeles, CA March 10, 2012 - August 26, 2012.
Thorne-Sagendorph Art Gallery of Keene State College, Keene, NH October 14, 2012 - December 9, 2012
Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum, Wausau, WI January 26, 2013 - April 7, 2013
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA June 30, 2013 - September 29, 2013
Oregon Historical Society, Portland, OR October 19, 2013 - January 11, 2014
Peoria Riverfront Museum, Peoria, IL January 31, 2014 - April 27, 2014
Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA May 17, 2014 - September 4, 2014
Center for the Arts of Bonita Springs, Bonita Springs, FL October 10, 2014 - January 4, 2015
Brigham Young University Museum of Art, Provo, UT January 29, 2015 - June 20, 2015
Louisiana Art & Science Museum, Baton Rouge, LA July 11, 2015 - September 27, 2015
Boise Art Museum, Boise, ID October 24, 2015 - January 17, 2016

Figurehead Gallery inaugural exhibition, Livermore, November 25 2011 - February 25, 2012.

Ruminations and Reflections
Selby Fleetwood Gallery, Santa Fe, NM, November 23, 2011 - January 5, 2012.

Studio Gallery, San Francisco, November 3 - December 23, 2011.

50-50 Show III
Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, August 26 - October 2, 2011
Pinned Paper---photos of my pieces with comments on some of them.

Origami Exhibition at the 2011 Marin County Fair, San Rafael

Spring Art Show, Livermore Arts Association, April 2011
(Black flower---Third prize in Fiber Arts)

Abstract, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol

Works on/of paper, February 2011, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto
(Shown: Black flower---honorable mention)

50-50 Show II
Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, July 30 - August 39, 2010

Spring Art Show, Livermore Arts Association, March 2010
(Distorted---City of Livermore purchase award, currently on display at the City Hall)

Traditional Paper Art: Contemporary Interpretations
Tohono Chul Park, Tucson, Arizona, January 21 - March 2, 2010
Two-person show with Magdalena Nowacka-Jannotta
Artist demo Sunday February 7, noon to 3pm
Tohono Chul Newsletter
PDF of postcard invitation

Exhibition of Mathematical Art
2010 Joint Mathematics Meetings, San Francisco, CA, January 13-16, 2010.
(Shown: Nonsimple)

Going Origami
Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, California, October 3 - November 15, 2009
Group show curated by Terry Donohue
Other artists: Christine Edison, Peter Engel, Robert Lang, Linda Mihara, Bernie Peyton.
Photographs from the opening.

Exporigami Zaragoza 2009
Centro de Historia de Zaragoza, Zaragoza, Spain, September 17 - November 22, 2009
Curated by José Felipe Moreno and Jorge Pardo
Large retrospective of origami. Three galleries (Orient and Occident, Paperfolding around the World, New Directions).
My works were shown in the third gallery, together with those of Eric Joisel, Le Crimp, Carlos Hermoso, Giang Dinh, Jean Claude Correia, Joel Cooper, Manuel Sirgo, Romain Chevrier, Saadya Sternberg and Victor Coeurjoly.
(Shown: Step, Copper candy dish, Curved pyramid, Wind shelter)
An 8-page pamphlet (in Spanish).

Exhibition of Mathematical Art
Bridges 2009, Banff, Alberta, July 26-29, 2009.
(Shown: Hierarchical, Wave expansion, Twist, Octagon Ruffle (copper))

Folding (group show, enlarged from Origami Tessellations)
Sandusky Cultural Center, Sandusky, OH, April 19-May 24, 2009.
(Shown: Wavelets, Interleaved bowl, Douglas-fir, Four leaves (2008), Patterns)
Local newspaper review

Exhibition of Mathematical Art
2009 Joint Mathematics Meetings, Washington, D.C., January 5-8, 2009.
(Shown: Simple bowl, Wave---Wave was awarded First Prize!)
Exhibition review in MAA Focus
AMS website about the exhibition

Origami Tessellations (group show)
Gail Cahalan Gallery, Providence, RI, December 13, 2008-January 24, 2009.
(Shown: Wavelets, Interleaved bowl, Douglas-fir, Four leaves (2008), Patterns)

Properties of Paper (with Charles Kazilek)
Connections Cafe, City of Tempe Library, Tempe, AZ, November 14, 2008-February 4, 2009.

Transforming Kami: The Art of Origami (featuring members of Pacific Rim Origami; curated by Linda Mihara)
Location 1: National Japanese American Historical Society, San Francisco, CA, September 6-December 31, 2008.
  (Shown: Almost second order, Distorted view, Double basket)
Location 2: San Francisco Public Library, Main Branch, San Francisco, CA, November 1-December 31, 2008.
  (Shown: Hierarchical, Narrow bowl #2, Accuracy is overrated, Simple bowl in copper, Edge expansion)

Tempe Center for the Arts Biennial: Paper (26 artists; juried by Anne Coe, Joe D'Ambrosio and John Risseeuw)
Tempe Center for the Arts, September 6, 2008-January 10, 2009.
  (Shown: Double Wave---voted visitors' favorite piece in the show!, Half Wheel)
Exhibition summary

Please Touch Again (Touchable Multisensory Art Exhibit)
Tohono Chul Park, Tucson, AZ, August 21-November 9, 2008.
  (Shown: Polar Bear)

Poetry in Paper / Poezija u papiru (curated by Sanja Srbljinović-Čuček)
Krapina City Gallery / Galerija grada Krapine, Krapina, Croatia, June 5-20, 2008.

Organic Origami (solo)
@Central Gallery, Burton Barr Central Library, Phoenix, AZ, March 1-27, 2008.
Poster Entrance

Origami Masters (curated by Joseph Wu)
Pendulum Gallery, Vancouver, BC, Canada. October 29-November 17, 2007.

Folded Sculpture by Goran Konjevod