Cherie Raciti

CHERIE RACITI
                                                            
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012    Wall Installation, Big Blue, San Francisco State University Library, San Francisco, CA
2009    Garage Gallery, Berkeley, CA
1998    Mills College Art Museum, Mills College, Oakland, CA, (catalog)
1990    Reese Bullen Gallery, Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA  (catalog)
1989    Site 375 (outdoor sculpture installation), San Francisco, CA
1983    Sheppard Fine Arts Gallery, University of Nevada, Reno
1980    Site (alternative space), San Francisco, CA  (catalog)
           Marianne Deson Gallery, Chicago, IL
1979    Fuller-Goldeen Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1977    Adaline Kent Award Exhibition, San Francisco Art Institute,
           San Francisco, CA  (catalog)
1975    Yerba Buena Works, 1971-75, The Annual, San Francisco Art Institute,
           San Francisco, CA
           Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1972    University Art Museum, University of California at Berkeley, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015    EHS Gallery, Cherie Raciti and Helen Chellin, San Francisco CA
2014    Natural Inclinations: Mutations, Marks…, Morris Graves Museum, Eureka CA
            Open Studios, Hunters Point Shipyard, San Francisco, CA
2013    Natural Inclinations: Mutations, Marks…, Thoreau Center, San Francisco, CA
2012    Open Studios, Hunters Point Shipyard, San Francisco, CA
2009    Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, CA
2008    Pacific Light 1908 – 2008, Nordiska Akvarellmuseet, Skarhamn, Sweden,   
           (catalog)
2004    New Geometries, Thacher Gallery, University of San Francisco, San Francisco
           2 1/2, Fine Arts Gallery, San Francisco State University, San Francisco    
2003    Conceptual Color, Santa Cruz Museum, Santa Cruz, CA
2000    Exhibition of the recipients of the Art Council Awards, Jernigan Wicker Fine Arts,
1999    25/25, 25th Anniversary Exhibition, Southern Exposure Gallery,
           San Francisco, (catalog)
1998    Cherie Raciti/Jack Stone, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica
1993    In/Out of the Cold, Inaugural Exhibition, Center for the Arts,
           San Francisco, CA (catalog)
1992    Cherie Raciti, Jane Bauman, Terrain, San Francisco, CA
1991    AMDG, Grace Cathedral, Terrain, San Francisco, CA
1988    Colliding:  Myth, Fantasy, Nightmare, Artists Space, New York, NY  (catalog)
           Wall to Wall, Installations, New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA   (catalog)
1987    White Works, Angles Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
           Language of Form/Voice of Material, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA
           Passages:  A Survey of California Women Artists, 1945 to Present,
           Fresno Arts  Museum, Fresno, CA
1985    SFAI Annual, Nature as Metaphor, San Francisco Art Institute,
           San Francisco, CA  (catalog)
1984    San Francisco Science Fiction, San Francisco Art Commission Gallery,
           San Francisco, CA; The Clocktower, New York, NY; Otis-Parsons Gallery,
           Los Angeles, CA  (catalog)
1983    How Shall We Travel in the Future, San Francisco Art Commission Gallery,
           San Francisco, CA
           Elegant Miniatures from San Francisco and Kyoto, San Francisco Museum of
           Modern Art,
1982    Drawings by Painters, Long Beach Museum, University of San Diego,
           Oakland Museum  (catalog)
           Miniatures from San Francisco, Belca House, Kyoto, Japan
1982    Painted Installations, 80 Langton Street, San Francisco, CA  (catalog)
1979    San Francisco State University, Faculty Exhibition, San Francisco, CA
1978    Installations:  Ellen Brooks, Cherie Raciti, Dorothy Reid, Ursula Schneider,
           Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art (LAICA),  Los Angeles, CA
           From Pastel to Notation:  Recent Drawings, San Francisco Art Institute,
           San Francisco, CA
1977    Group Show, Nicholas Wilder Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
           Two Sites: Cherie Raciti, Rudy Serra; Environmental Works Sponsored by
           80 Langton Street, 18 Bay Area Artists, University Art Museum, University of
           California at Berkeley, CA  (catalog)
1976    18 Bay Area Artists, Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
1975    Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York  (catalog)
            Information, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
1974    Two Views, St. Mary's College, Moraga, CA  (catalog)
           Four Painters, University of California at Davis, CA
1973    San Francisco Museum of Art, San Francisco, CA
           Six Painters, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA  (catalog)
           Phoenix Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1971    Richmond Biennial, Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA

SITE SPECIFIC WORKS
Street Talk I, II, November 1977                        Double White Wall, October 12, 1974
The Last Yerba Buena Wall, April 17, 1977       Black Fabric Wall, August 1974
Minna Street White Wall, August 31, 1975       Works South of Market, January 1, 1974
Tropicana White Wall, February 26, 1975         Air Wall, November 28, 1974
                            
BIBLIOGRAPHY
Pacific Light, A Survey of California Watercolour 1908-2008, Nordiska Akvarellmuseet,
      Sharhamn, Sweden, 2008
Keith Lachowicz, Mark Johnson, Catalog for Possible Objects: Mixed Media Work by Cherie Raciti
       Mills College Art Museum, 1998
New Langton Arts, The First Fifteen Years, Judy Moran, Ed., New Langton Arts, San Francisco, 1990
Connecting Conversations:  Interviews with 28 Bay Area Women Artists, Moira Roth, Ed., Eucalyptus Press, 1988
Albright, Thomas, Art in the San Francisco Bay Area, 1945-1980, University of California Press, 1985
Who's Who in America, 1982 to present edition, Marquis Inc.,New providence, NJ
Carter Ratcliffe; "Report from San Francisco," Art in America, May-June, 1977
Phillip Linhares; Catalog for Adaline Kent Award Exhibition, 1977, San Francisco Art Institute
Ann La Veque; "Gallery As Studio,"  Galleries of the Claremont Colleges
Who's Who in American Art, 23th Edition,1976 to present edition,Marquis, Inc. New Providence, NJ
Claudia King; "Five Women in Las Vegas," University of Nevada
Phillip Linhares; Interview, Currant, April-May, 1975
Lynn Hershman; "Paintings in Resin," Artweek, September 23, 1972

SELECTED REVIEWS
Tanya Zimbardo, SFMOMA Yerba Buena Works, 2102 filed under Back Page, Projects/Series
Elizabeth Johnson, artpractical, September 2009
DeWitt Cheng, Artweek, October, 2004
Jeff  Kelley, Artweek, November 18, 1993
Elsa Honig Fine, Woman's Art Journal, Fall 1990/Winter 1991
Marlena Donohue;  Los Angeles Times,  August 14, 1987
Dorothy Burkhart;  San Jose Mercury News,  June 15, 1984
Steven Winn;  Art News, Vol. 80,  January 1981
Judith Dunham;  Artweek,  July 19, 1980
Harold Haydon;  Chicago Sun-Times,  March 21, 1980
Chris Brown;  Artweek,  May 19, 1979
Melina Wortz;  Art News,  March 1979
Thomas Albright;  San Francisco Chronicle,  June 9, 1977
Judith Dunham,  Artweek,  April 2, 1977
Thomas Albright;  San Francisco Chronicle,  March 14, 1977
William Wilson;  Los Angeles Times,  May 31, 1976
Thomas Albright;  San Francisco Chronicle,  November 2, 1975
Timothy App;  Artweek, October 31, 1975
William Wilson;  Los Angeles Times,  April 11, 1975
Alfred Frankenstein,  San Francisco Chronicle,  October 19, 1973
Thomas Albright;  San Francisco Chronicle,  August 18, 1973

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA
Mills College, Oakland, CA
San Francisco Redevelopment Agency, San Francisco

AWARDS: GRANTS: RESIDENCIES
Red Cinder Creativity Center, Na'alehu, Hawaii, Residency, 2010
Juror's Award, The Art Council, Inc. (ArtAdia), San Francisco, Chicago, New York, 2000
Virginia  Center for the Creative Arts, Residency, October 20-November 16
The Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz , NY, Artist in Residence, October, 1999
Tyrone Guthrie Centre, Annamaghkerrig, Ireland, Artist in Residence, October 1995
British Council Travel Grant, 1995
Djerassi Program, Artist in Residence, June 1993
Moscone Center Addition, Finalist for "Largewall", San Francisco Arts Commission, 1991
Eureka Fellowship, 1988, Fleishhacker Foundation, San Francisco, CA  (Sculpture)
Adaline Kent Award, 1976, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

RELATED PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
New Langton Arts, Board Member, 1988-1992
San Francisco Art Institute Artists Committee, 1974-1985

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
San Francisco State University, College of Creative Arts:  Art Department, 1977 - 2007
Professor of Art, 1989 – 2007
Professor of Art Emerita, 2007 - present

GUEST LECTURES AND VISITING ARTIST
University of San Francisco, San Francisco, Lecture, 2004
San Francisco Art institute, Graduate Lecture Series, Lecture, 1998
Mills College, Oakland, CA, Lecture, 1998
University of Ulster School of Fine and Applied Arts, Belfast, Northern Ireland,
Visiting Artist, 1996
Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA 1990, Visiting Artist
Sarah Lawrence College, Bronxville, New York, 1987, Visiting Artist
National Sculpture Conference:  Works by Women, Cincinnati, Ohio, 1987, Panelist
University of Nevada - Reno, Reno, NV, 1983, Visiting Artist
Mills College, Oakland, CA, 1982, Visiting Artist
University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, 1980, Visiting Artist
University of California, Berkeley, CA  1979
San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, 1974
University of California, Davis, CA, Nelson I.C. Gallery, Panel, 1974

EDUCATION
M.F.A.    Painting, Mills College, Oakland, CA  1979
B.A.       Art, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA  1968
Memphis College of Art, Studied 1963-65