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Education

1999

R & F Encaustic Workshop, San Francisco

1997

Aurobora Press, Monotype Workshop (Kurt Kemp, master printer)

1996

Bluestone Editions, Monotype Workshop

1995

College of Santa Fe, Monotype Workshop (Ron Pokrasso, printmaker)

1990

Art Institute of Southern California, Metal Arts/Life Drawing

1989-91 

Saddleback College, Papermaking/Bookbinding

1977-83

Art Institute of Southern California, Metal Arts

1970

California College of Arts & Crafts, M.A. Art Education

1970

Pasadena City College, Ceramics

1968

San Francisco State University, Sculpture/Welding

1966

Stanford University, B.A. Art History

 

Solo Exhibitions

2013

Seven Degrees, Laguna Beach, CA – "Passages"

2013

Spazio 6, Verona, Italy – Studio Aperto

2011

Case Study Space, Los Angeles, CA

2010

Ivanffy Uhler Gallery, Carlsbad, CA – “Journey”

2010

Spazio 6, Verona, Italy – “La Poesia dei Muri”

2008

Anastasia, Laguna Beach, CA – Recent Works

2008

Spazio 6, Verona, Italy – “Il Silenzio della Memoria”

2007

Anastasia, Laguna Beach, CA – Selected Works

2006

SpazioArte Pisanello, Verona, Italy – “Frammenti”

2005

John Wayne Airport, Orange County, CA

2004

La Corte Arte, Florence, Italy – “Portali di Meditazione”

2003

Galleria Duomo, Verona, Italy – Works on Paper

2002

Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA - “Viaggio”

2001

Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA - “Il Veneto”

2000

Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA - “Patria and Beyond”

1999

Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA - “Pilgrim at the Wall”

1998

Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA - “Landmarks/Watermarks”

1996

Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA - “Beyond Boundaries”

 

Group Exhibitions

2016

Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa, CA – “Into her Own/Diane Nelson/4 Decades in the Art World”

2016

Susan Street Fine Art, Solana Beach, CA – “The Language of Art – Susan Weller/Kristen Weller”

2015

Spazio 6, Verona, Italy – “Contemporary Art 2015 – 30x30”

2014

Incorniciarte, Verona, Italy - "Dialogo tra Pittura e Scultura" - Susan Weller/Richard Pierce

2013

Turman Larison Contemporary, Helena, MT – 13 Under 13" – 13th Anniversary Show

2013

Spazio 6, Verona, Italy – "Io Sono Innocente"

2012

Spazio 6, Winter Group Exhibition, Verona, Italy

2011

Southern California Printmaking, Palos Verdes Art Center, CA

2010

International Art Fair, Innsbruck – Spazio 6

2010

District Art Gallery, Park City, Utah

2010

Small Works, Turman Larison Contemorary, Helena Montana

2009

Small Works, Turman Larison Contemporary, Helena, Montana

2009

Ivanffy Uhler Gallery, Carlsbad, CA

2008

Patterns & Rhythms, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles

2008

Patterns & Rhythms, LAX Airport, Los Angeles

2008

Libro d’Artista, Palazzo Bottagisio, Villafranca di Verona

2007

Veronamerica, Coffey Gallery, Kingston, NY

2007

Incorniciarte, Verona

2006

Etnie, Verona

2006

Summer Exhibition, Incorniciarte, Verona

2005

Inaugural Show of Permanent Collection, Grafiche Aurora, Verona

2005

“Il Segno Essenziale,” Palazzo Menghini, Castiglione delle Stiviere

2005

“Altre Vie – Tra I Segni e I Colori,” Incorniciarte, Verona

2005

Verona Arsenale –“Paper, Un Mondo di Carta,” Verona

2004

International Art Fair, Innsbruck – Galleria Duomo

2003

Sala Espositiva di Piazza Matteotti, Castelnuovo Val di Cecina

2002

DNFA Gallery, Pasadena - Two Woman Exhibition

2001

DNFA Gallery, Pasadena - Special Exhibition

2000

DNFA Gallery, Pasadena - Inaugural Exhibition

1998

Galerie Hyna, Rottach-Egern (Munich), Germany

1998

Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco - Inaugural Exhibition

1998

Susan Street Fine Art, Solana Beach, CA - Two Woman Exhibition

1997

Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA

1997

Leapingotis Fine Art Gallery, Vail, CO

1996

Diane Nelson Fine Art, Laguna Beach, CA - “Nudes & Foods”

1995

National Association of Women Artists, New York - 10th Annual Juried

1994

Festival of Arts, Laguna Beach, CA - Raku Exhibition

1993

Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA - Juried Exhibition

1991

The Ink Gallery, Eureka, CA - Juried Exhibition

1988

Laguna Art Museum, Laguna Beach, CA - Sales Gallery

1975

Del Mano Gallery, Pasadena, CA

1974

Longpre Gallery, La Canada, CA

1970

Pasadena Art Museum, Pasadena, CA - Sales Gallery

1969

Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival, Mill Valley, CA

1968

Humanist House, San Francisco, CA

1967

Cincinnati Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1966

Small Circle of Friends, Palo Alto, CA

 

Selected Corporate Collections

Adobe Systems, San Jose, CA

American Consulate, Hong Kong

American Embassy, Singapore

American Home Products, Edison, NJ

Charles Schwab & Co., San Francisco, CA

Fidelity Investments, Irvine & San Francisco, CA

Fondazione Toniolo, Verona, Italy

Grafiche Aurora, Verona, Italy

Hewlett-Packard Corporation, San Diego & Palo Alto, CA

Hyatt Hotel Convention Center, Beaver Creek, CO

JFK Medical Center, NJ

Johnson & Johnson, NY

Kaiser Permanente, Nationwide

Macy’s, Nationwide

Merrill Lynch, Dallas, TX

Marcus & Millichap, Nationwide

Monaco Hotel, Seattle, WA

NCR Corporation, Rancho Bernardo, CA

Nokia, Mt. View, CA

Oceana Hotel, Santa Monica, CA

Palomar Hotel, Dallas, TX

Saks Fifth Avenue, Nationwide

Sunset Marquis Villas, Los Angeles, CA

 

Teaching / Lectures

1999

Art Institute of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA - guest lecturer

1997

AAUW, Orange County – “Spirit in Art”

1996

AAUW, Orange County – “Beyond Boundaries”

1993-4

University of Colorado, Denver - Dept. of Communication, guest lecturer - “Art as Communication”

1979-84

Laguna Beach Art Museum - created “The Museum Game” for all exhibits

 

Reviews and Publications

1995

O.C. Weekly, September 22-28, Nudes & Foods Review, DNFA/Laguna

1996

Gallery Guide, October 1996, Preview by Peter Frank

1996

Orange County Register, May 19, “The Legacy of Laguna,”

1996

Laguna News Post, May 30, “Artist Stretches Boundaries…” (Horan)

1998

Art Scene, February, Continuing & Upcoming, “Landmarks/Watermarks,” DNFA/Laguna (R. Carasso)

1999

“Pilgrim at the Wall,” Exhibition catalog, text:Jeanne S.M Willette,Ph.D

2000

Laguna News-Post, January 27, “Patria & Beyond,” DNFA/Laguna

2000

San Marino Tribune, November 9, DNFA Debut/Pasadena

2001

Laguna News-Post, February 22, “Il Veneto,” DNFA/Laguna (Carasso)

2001

San Marino Tribune, July 5, DNFA Gallery/Pasadena

2003

L’Arena newspaper, May 29, “Susan Weller, pittura che deriva dal passato” by Giorgio Trevisan, Verona, Italy

2003

Laguna News-Post, December 11, “Laguna Artist Exhibits in Italy”

2004

Susan Weller, Catalog,Text: Camilla Bertoni, Art Historian

2005

L’Arena newspaper, August 11, “Verona chiama America sul filo dell’ arte d’oggi,” by Camilla Bertoni, Verona, Italy

2006

L’Arena newspaper, October 30, “Il linguaggio astratto di Susan Weller,” by Camilla Bertoni, Verona, Italy

2006

Laguna News-Post, November 30, “The best of both worlds” (Roberta Carasso)

2008

L’Arena newspaper, May 4, “Susan Weller risveglia l’arte dell’antichita by Vera Meneguzzo, Verona, Italy

2010

L’Arena, June 6, “Anche un muro ha la sua poesia,” by Vera Meneguzzo, Verona, Italy