Brian Gross Fine Art
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Magenta Meditation (I Look for Light)


Blue Green Meditation (I Look for Light)


Yellow Meditation (I Look for Light)


Pale Blue Meditation (I Look for Light)


Green Meditation (I Look for Light)


Pale Yellow Meditation (I Look for Light)


Periwinkle Meditation (I Look for Light)


Yellow Violet Meditation (I Look for Light)


Red Violet Meditation (I Look for Light), 2012


Blue Meditation (I Look for Light), 2012


Violet Meditation, 2012


Born
Boston, MA
Lives and Works in New York and San Francisco
Education
2010
Public Art Academy
2006
San Francisco Art Institue, MFA Painting
2002
UC Berkeley, Interior Architecture
1993
Columbia University, BA, Political Science/Communications, Honors
Solo Exhibitions
2015
Sense, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA [forthcoming]
2014
I Look for Light, Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
2013
Less, Davis and Cline Gallery, Ashland, OR
2012
I Look for Light, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Water, Serenity Series at UCSF Women’s Health Center, San Francisco, CA
I Look for Light, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
2010
Stillness, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA
Keira Kotler, SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2009
Lumina, Gallery NAGA, Boston, MA
[in]sight, Untitled Gallery, Sausalito, CA
2007
Keira Kotler, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA
2006
Luminas: Recent Photoworks, Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco, CA
The Language of Color, Donna Seager Gallery, San Rafael, CA
2005
New Photography, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
Group Exhibitions
2015
The Physicality of Color, Museum of Art at the University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
2014
Metaphysical Abstraction, Yuma Art Museum, Yuma, AZ
Summer Exhibition, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2012
Small Paintings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
Art Santa Fe, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
Site Unseen 7, Site Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
2011
Collector’s Editions, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA
LiveStrong presents: Art Mere/Art Pere, Los Angeles, CA
Lightspace, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA
Abstraction, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Headlands Center for the Arts, Benefit Art Auction, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Fine Art Fair, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, San Francisco, CA
Wide Open, BWAC, Red Hook, NY, Curated by Nat Trotman, Guggenheim Museum, New York
2010
Julian Dashper: It Is Life, Minus Space, Brooklyn, NY
Art Santa Fe, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
Unlocked: Art of Elysium Private Collection, Art of Elysium, Los Angeles, CA
Cynosure, Worth Ryder Gallery, Berkeley, CA
SITE Unseen 6, James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
2009
Altered States, Di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA
Metaphysical Abstraction, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
2008
Bridge Art Fair, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Miami, FL
Phenomena of Essence, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA
Wild Things, Di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA
All Colors in Mind, Rosenbaum Contemporary, Boca Raton, FL
A Flavor of POP, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
SITE Unseen 5, James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
2007
Art Miami, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Miami, FL
Moon Proof Madness, Di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA
Chroma, Gensler San Francisco, San Francisco, CA
Still, Contemporary Quarterly Project Space, www.contemporaryquarterly.com
Systems + Transmutations, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
Purple Rain, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
2006
Cream, From the Top, Arts Benicia Center Gallery, Benicia, CA
San Francisco Art Institute MFA Exhibition, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA
SITE Unseen 4, James Kelly Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
MOMENTUM, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
Taste, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
2005
EMERGE! 2005, Gen Art, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Biennial Exhibition, Herbst Exhibition Hall, San Francisco, CA
Considering Orange, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2004
Gifted, CFA Gallery, San Anselmo, CA
Considering Red, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Art Chicago, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
2003
Explorations, Charlotte Jackson Fine Art, Santa Fe, NM
Inaugural Exhibition, Lendrum Fine Art, Los Angleles, CA
Bibliography
I Look for Light, Peter Frank, Fabrik Magazine, Issue 19, January 2013
"Keira Kotler: Editor’s Pick", Cate McQuaid, The Boston Globe, March 15, 2012
"Lightspace", Mary Anne Kluth, Art Practical, September 2011
"‘Lightspace’ a nod to Southern California", Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Chronicle, September 3, 2011
"Lightspace", DeWitt Cheng, East Bay Express, September 8, 2011
"Nothing to Declare at Cerrito", Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Chronicle, June 25, 2010
"Preview: Keira Kotler Stillness", San Francisco Bay Guardian, June 01, 2010
"Lyrical Representation of Sacred", Peter Selz, Berkeley Daily Planet, October 29, 2009
"Confrontations with Becoming", essay, Daniel Coffeen, November 2009
"Altered States", Sasha Paulsen, Napa Valley Register, October 28, 2009
"Immanent Domain", DeWitt Cheng, East Bay Express, October 28, 2009
"Fluent in Confluences", Cate McQuaid, The Boston Globe, September 23, 2009
"First Friday 2008: A Year in Review", Piedmont Post, January 7, 2009
"Leading Artists Raise Funds for CCBF", Yahoo Finance, September 8, 2008
"Keira Kotler + Jenn Shifflet", Jakki Spicer, Artweek, February 2008
"Keira Kotler + Jenn Shifflet", Critic’s Choice, East Bay Express, Nov. 14, 2007
"Still Standing," Gay Dawson, The Bohemian, April 2007
"‘Cream’ at Arts Benicia", Cherie Louise Turner, Artweek, October 2006
"Simplest Art - Color Solo", Where Magazine, May 2006
"New View: World through Different Eyes", San Francisco Chronicle, April 20, 2006
"2005 Art in Review", Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Chronicle, December 2005
"Surprises at ‘Emerge,’" Kenneth Baker, San Francisco Chronicle, November 2005
"Explorations at Charlotte Jackson Fine Art", THE Magazine, April 2003
Books and Catalogues
Keira Kotler, Luminas III, self-published, September 2011
Bridge Art Fair, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Miami, CA, December, 2008
Westin Verasa Art Collection, Napa, CA, November 2008
Keira Kotler, Luminas II, self-published, October 2008
Moon Proof Madness, Di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA, November 2007
STILL, Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA, October 2007
Keira Kotler, Luminas I, self-published, September 2007
San Francisco Art Institute Master of Fine Arts catalog, San Francisco, CA, May 2006
Gen Art EMERGE, San Francisco, CA, November 2005
Public Collections
Art 1307 – Cultural Association, Naples, Italy
San Francisco Marriott, San Francisco, CA
Cooly Manion Jones Kurowski, LLP, San Francisco, CA
Chicago Park Hyatt, Chicago, IL
The Art of Elysium, Los Angeles, CA
Westin Hotels & Residences, Napa, CA
GWK, Inc., Boston, MA
Marshfield Associates, San Francisco, CA
Squawk Box Studio, Los Angeles, CA
Jensen Architects, San Francsico, CA
Weil Gotshal + Manges LLC, Redwood Shores, CA
College of Santa Fe, Santa Fe, NM
Yogaworks Studios, San Francisco, CA
Yogaworks Studios, Mill Valley, CA
Awards and Honors
2011
Curate NYC selected artist
2010
Eureka Fellowship nominee
2010
SECA Award nominee
2006–present
Advisory Board, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
2008–2010
Member, Board of Directors, Root Division, San Francisco, CA
2005–present
Cancer Resource Center, UCSF, San Francisco, CA
2005
San Francisco Art Institute Curatorial Award, San Francisco, CA
1999
SITE Santa Fe Sponsored Artist, Monothon 13, Santa Fe, NM
1994
Maine Photographic Workshops, Artist Residency, Rockport, ME



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