Suzanne Adan: Resume

One Person Exhibitions

2006 His and Hers, JAYJAY, Sacramento, CA.
   
1998 Once Upon A Playground, Black Box Theater, Encina High School, Sacramento, CA (A New Works Grant Project).
   
1997 Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA.
   
1993 Mr. and Mrs., Suzanne Adan and Michael Stevens, Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
   
1991 The Seven Deadly Sins...More or Less, A New Works Grant Exhibition, Brent Smith Design and Michael Himovitz Gallery.
   
1987 John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
   
1986 Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
   
1985 Betsy Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago, IL.
   
1984 Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
   
1983 Betsy Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago, IL.
   
1982 Betsy Rosenfield Gallery, Chicago, IL.

Group Exhibitions

  2010 Art of Painting in the 21st Century Exhibition, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA.
    In Public: Designing Art for the Sacramento International Airport, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA.
     
  2008 Eccentric Imagery, Blue Line Gallery, Roseville, CA.
    Play Time, Sacramento International Airport, Terminal B, Sacramento, CA.
    The Dark Side of the Mouse, The Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA.
     
2006 Artful Jesters, Pence Gallery, Davis, CA.
  Art from Adeliza's Candy Store, Folsom History Museum, Folsom, CA.
   
2001 Mr. and Mrs., Suzanne Adan and Michael Stevens, Robert Else Gallery, California State University, Sacramento, CA.
  Altares Nuevos: Offerings By Contemporary Artists, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
   
2000 Two Decades of Art at the John Natsoulas Gallery, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA.
  Cats and Dogs, Jean Albano Gallery, Chicago, IL.
   
1999 Bob Arneson and Friends, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA.
   
1998 Self Expressions 1998, Solomon Dubnick Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
  Mr. and Mrs., Suzanne Adan and Michael Stevens, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA.
   
1997 Small Works, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA.
  CSUS/50, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
  For Funk's Sake, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA.
   
1996 The Abstract Surface/The Illusion, Sierra College Library Gallery, Rocklin, CA.
  Painting Exhibition, John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, CA.
  Made in Sacramento, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
  Mr. and Mrs., Suzanne Adan and Michael Stevens, American River College Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
   
1995 Gun, Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
   
1994 Building a Collection: Building A Decade of Gifts, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
  The Art of Collecting: The Artist As A Collector, Memorial Union Art Gallery, University of California, Davis, CA.
  The Michael Himovitz Gallery, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
   
1993 Ink and Clay, Holmes Fine Art Gallery, San Jose, CA.
   
1992 Ceramic Figures, Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
  Discovery!, Contemporary California Narrations, American Cultural Center, Brussels, Belgium and Himovitz/Miller Gallery, the Pavillions, Sacramento, CA.
   
1991 Group Exhibition: James D. Phelan Art Awards in Printmaking, Kala Institute Gallery, Berkeley, CA.
  Black and White in Color, Spectrum/Himovitz Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
  A Tribute Exhibition: Works on Paper and Sculpture by Crocker Kingsley Artists, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
   
1990 Suzanne Adan and Michael Stevens, A Survey, Memorial Union Art Gallery, University of California, Davis, CA.
  California Eccentrics, Univeristy of Illinois, Illini Union Gallery, Champagne-Ubana, IL.
  Women of the 90s, Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
   
1989 What the Music Looks Like, Michael Himovitz Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
   
1988 Contra Costa Contemporary Collections, Hearst Art Gallery, Saint Mary's College, Moraga, CA.
  Humorists: Artists from the Michael Himovitz Gallery, Art Gallery, Merced College, Merced, CA.
  Northern California Art Since 1945, Library Gallery, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
  Animal Imagery, Susan Cummins Gallery, Mill Valley, CA.
  The Dog Show, Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
  CSUS Forty Years of Art., Robert Else Gallery, California State University, Sacramento, CA.
   
1987 Contemporary Illumination, Himovitz/Jenson Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
  Suzanne Adan and Michael Stevens, Richard H. Reynolds Gallery, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA.
   
1986 Art Bridge, Community Center, Kobe, Japan
  Drawings from Northern California, Memorial Union Art Gallery, University of California, Davis, CA.
   
1985 Suzanne Adan & Michael Stevens, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico.
  Recent Acquisitions, John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
   
1984 Small Wonder, Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
  The Finals in Painting and Sculpture, Jan Baum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
  A Dozen Women, Himovitz/Salomon Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
   
1983 Interface: The Artists of Michael Himovitz Gallery, University of the Pacific, Stockton, CA.
   
1982 California Connections: Sacramento State College, The Early 70s, Joseph Chowning Gallery, San Francisco; The Laguna Beach Museum of Art, Laguna Beach, CA.
   
1981 Welcome to the Candy Store, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
   
1980 Peaceable Kingdom, Fuller Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
  Suzanne Adan and Michael Stevens, Tempo Gallery, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
   
1979 Suzanne Adan, Judith Linhares, & Don Meyer, Richard L. Nelson Gallery, University of California, Davis
   
1978 Group Show, Candy Store Art Gallery, Folsom, CA.
   
1977 Group Show, Candy Store Art Gallery, Folsom, CA.
   
1976 Candy Store Gallery Artists, American River College Art Gallery, Sacramento, CA.
   
1975 Fifty Years of Crocker Kingsley, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
  Group Show, Candy Store Art Gallery, Folsom, CA.
   
1974 Extraordinary Realities, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY. Traveled to Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY; The Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH.
   
1972 Sacramento Valley Show, E. Walters Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.
   
1971 San Francisco Art Intitute Centennial Exhibition, San Francisco Mueum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA.
  Group Show, Candy Store Art Gallery, Folsom, CA.
   
1970 1970 Drawing Invitational Exhibition, E. Walters Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.

Awards

2000 Distinguished Service Award, Sponsored by the CSUS Alumni Association.
   
1996 New Works Grant, Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission.
   
1991 James D. Phelan Art Award in Printmaking, San Francisco Foundation & Kala Institute, Berkeley, CA.
   
1990 New Works Grant, Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission.
   
1973 Purchase Award, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.

Public Art Projects

  2011 Glass Mosaic Floor, Terminal B, Sacramento International Airport, Sacramento, CA.
     
2009 Ceramic Tile Mural, Jacinto Creek Park, Sacramento, Sacramento Metropolitan Arts Commission.
   
2002 Ceramic Tile Murals, East End Project, Child Care Facility, State of California, Department of Education, Sacramento, CA.
   
1990 Ceramic Tile Murals, Courtyard, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA.
  Ceramic Tile Murals, Two Median Strips, Natoma Station, Folsom, CA.

Public Collections

California State Fair Permanent Collection, Sacramento, CA.
Continental Bank, Houston, TX.
Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA.
Impact Communications, Bloomington, IL.
Livinston & Mattesich, Sacramento, CA.