Lynn Sondag

 


 

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E D U C A T I O N
California College of the Arts, San Francisco/Oakland, CA, M.F.A Painting, with honors. 1997
Savannah College of Art and Design, Savannah, GA, B.F.A. Painting, cum laude, 1990


E X P E R I E N C E
2007 – present     Chair, Dept. Art, Art History, and Design, Dominican University of California
2007 – present     Assistant Professor, Dept. Art, Art History, and Design, Dominican University of California.


E X H I B I T I O N S
SOLO and TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2015     “Presidio Trails:Overlapping and Unfolding Narratives” San Francisco Public Library, Main Branch,
            Wallace Stegner Center for Environmental Art, San Francisco, CA
2013     “Facing the Gap: Educational Equity in Marin County”, a community-based public artwork,
            part of the global Inside Out project. co-facilitated with Julia van derRyn
2012     “Sea Cliff, Presidio and Ocean Beach”, Mystic Hotel, San Francisco, CA curated by Jen Kaufman
2010     “Looking Near and Far”, Triangle Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008     “New Works”, Triangle Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008     “A New Horizon Line”, The Gallery, St Louis Public Library, Clayton, MO
2007     “Watercolors”, San Marco Gallery, Dominican University of California, San Rafael, CA
2006     “Golden Gate Park”, San Francisco Zen Center, San Francisco, CA
2005     “Ocean Beach Series” Bay Model Visitor Center, Sausalito, CA
2005     “Watercolors”, Triangle Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2003     “Watercolors”, Triangle Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2001     “Resident Artist Exhibition”, Viswa Bharati, Santiniketan, India

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2013     “Marin Masters”, Outdoor Art Club, Mill Valley, CA
2013     “San Francisco Travel Association Annual Arts Exhibition”, curated by Art Span
2011     “Of Paper / On Paper,” San Marco Gallery, Dominican University, CA
2011     “57 Degrees,” Gallery @ Thoreau Center for Sustainability, San Francisco, CA
2011     “50/50: Fifty Paintings in Fifty Days”, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
2010     “Triangle Gallery 50 Years of Artwork”, North First ARTSpace, San Jose, CA
2010     “CCA Alumni Exhibition” curator Phil Linhares, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
2009     “Statewide Watercolor Exhibition”, Triton Museum, Santa Clara, CA
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A R T I S T   R E S I D E N C I E S
2009     Artist in Residence, Danish Council of the Arts, Hirsholmene, Denmark
2008     The Bau Institute Fellowship Program, Otranto, Italy
1999 – 2000     Residency: Vishwa-Bharati, Kala Bhavan; Shantiniketan, India
1992 – 1993     Residency: Dresden Hochschule fur Bildende Kunste; Dresden, Germany


A W A R D S
2013     San Rafael Chamber of Commerce Excellence in Education Award
2011     Academic Excellence Grant, Dominican University of California
2011     Teacher of the Year, Dominican University of California
2010     Fanjeaux Faculty Grant, Dominican University of California


G R A N T S
2014     Marin Community Foundation Arts Education Grant.
            US Bank Grant ! ! Umpqua Bank Grant
2013     Marin Community Foundation Arts Education Grant.
            US Bank Grant
            Umpqua Bank Grant
2012     Marin Community Foundation Art Education Grant.
            Youth Leadership Institute Grant
            Strategic Initiative Grant, Dominican University
            For “Urban Community as Canvas for Social Change.”
2011     Marin Community Foundation Arts Education Grant.
            Academic Excellence Grant, Dominican University.
2010     LEF Foundation Grant


PUBL I C A T I O N S
2011     Transformative Leadership, co-authored white paper for Think Tank 6: Artist Leading Change conference,
            sponsored by Integrative Teaching International, Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia,
            Athens, GA
2011     Adjusting the Lens: Creating an Aesthetic Appreciation of the Environment, International Journal
            of the Arts in Society.


L E C T U R E S / P R E S E N TATI O N S / P R O J E C T S
2013     “Inside Out: Facing the Gap: Community-Based Participatory Public Art Project.” co-presented
            with Julia van derRyn at the School of the Visual Arts National Conference on Liberal Arts and the Education
            of Artist.
2012     “Building the Architecture of Inclusion for Higher Education.” A collaborative regional and national research
            project organized by Imagining America and the Center for Institutional Social Change formed to advance full
            participation and linking diversity and engagement.
2012     “Beauty in the Struggle: Realizing Full Access to Higher Education,” presented at the Annual Imagining
            America Conference, at NYU in October 2012 with co-presenter Julia van der Ryn. Presentation focused
            on the relationship between access to a dynamic education, which includes the arts and engenders creative
             and critical, thinking and a thriving democracy.
2012     “Big History: First Year Experience” Panel Presentation, Asian Association of World Historians,
            Second Congress of World Historians, Seoul, Korea
2011     “SL Art Fundamentals”, Presentation at Imagining America Conference, Minneapolis, MN
2011     “Engaged Learning,” Service-Learning Panel Presentation at Dominican University’s Spirit Week
2011     Cultivate! Create! Connect! Presentation for the Academic Excellence Grant, Dominican University Academic
            Showcase, in collaboration with students and partners of the Art Fundamentals course, Spring 2011
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