Curriculum Vitae

 

Born 1987 in Swampscott, MA. Currently lives and works in Oakland, CA.

 

EDUCATION:

2015:

MFA, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2009:

BFA, The New England School of Art & Design at Suffolk University, Boston, MA

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

2017:

The Dog's Dream: Song of the Underworld, 100% Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015:

Avalon, 100% Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Graceland, Su Ra, Berkeley, CA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS:

2017:

Got It For Cheap, worldwide show of work on paper, traveling to:

  •  May 26-28 Art Athina Fair in Athens, Greece.
  • August 11-12 at Macaulay & Co Fine Art in Vancouver, B.C.
  • September 1-2 Soulland in Copenhagen, Denmark.
  • September 25 at The Hole in NYC
  • October at Rod Bianco Gallery in Oslo.
  • November 3-5 at Summit LA in Los Angeles, CA.
  • November 10-11 in Honolulu, HI

The Edge of Doom, HILDE, Los Angeles, CA

2016:

The Understudy, Et Al, San Francisco, CA

A Dime Under the Rug, Massman Gallery, Oakland, CA

Shaky Towns, Alter Space / The Battery (Two-part exhibition), San Francisco, CA

Sweetness & Light, Emma Geller Green, Brooklyn, NY

Whose Child is This?, Cutty Limits, Oakland, CA

2015:

New Normal 3, Guerrero Gallery, Oakland, CA

2014:

Something Completely Different, City Limits Gallery, Oakland, CA.

From Life, Aviary Gallery, Jamaica Plain, MA.

 

LECTURES/READINGS:

2016:

The Painting Salon, February 16, 2016, San Francisco, CA

2015:

Mission Comics Lecture Series Episode 4, Mission Comics and Art, San Francisco, CA,  March 25th

 

PUBLICATIONS:

Bay Area Painting Right Now: Sam Spano’s Blissful Interiors by Brandon Brown, KQED Arts, http://ww2.kqed.org/arts/2016/03/07/bay-area-painting-right-now-sam-spanos-blissful-interiors/