MARYA KROGSTAD

Birthplace:  Korea (ROK)

Lives and works- San Francisco, CA, USA      

email: immortalpoints@gmail.com  

websites:  www.maryakrogstad.com/     , www.maryakrogstad.blogspot.com

EDUCATION

M.F.A., San Francisco Art Institute, Sculpture-New Genres, 2009

B.S., Nursing, California State University, Sacramento

M.A., Art, California State University, Sacramento (Studio, Painting)

B.A., Art, California State University, Sacramento

AWARDS & RESIDENCY

Lucid Art Foundation Residency, Inverness, CA, 2016

Kala Art Institute, Artist in Residence, Berkeley, CA, 2014

Headlands Affiliate Artist, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA, 2013-14, 2012-13, 2011-12

SECA Award nomination, SFMOMA, 2012

Increase Robinson Memorial Graduate Fellowship Award-R.W. & Joyce Witt Fellowship Award, CSUS

SELECTED EXHIBITS & EVENTS

2017

Lucid Art Residency Exhibit, Gallery Route One, Point Reyes Station, CA (upcoming)

2016

Transience, curated by Off-Space, Oakland Art Murmur, Classic Cars West Art Gallery, Oakland, CA 

2015

Everybody's Ocean, Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, CA

2014

APAture 2014, Kearny Street Workshop, ARC Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Electronic Pacific, curator Justin Hoover, Fei Contemporary Art Center, Shanghai, China

United States Super 8 Film and Digital Video Festival, honorable mentionRutgers University Film Co-op and Cinema Studies, New Jersey

Artists’ Television Access, Window Gallery installation, and Film/Video Screening, solo installation and screening, San Francisco, CA

Artists' Annual exhibition, and Kallassal, Seven Wonders, fundraiser for Kala Art Insitute, Berkeley, CA

2013 

Electronic Pacific, curator Justin Hoover, SOMArts, San Francisco, CA

Translocura: Art at the Brink of Madness, curator John Jota Leaños, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

2012

Hypnagogic, solo exhibit & Artist talk, featuring videos by R. Parks-Ramage, J. Sajda, Aggregate Space, Oakland, CA

Artist talk, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

2011

Emerging Video Artists, Big Screen Project, New York, NY

Ever After, jurors Lauren Davies & Robert Wuilfe, OFF Space curatorial project, Oakland, CA

Open House, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2010

Ruptures, 21 Grand Art Space, curated by OFF Space, Oakland, CA

2009

Nuevo Invierno, Adobe Books Window Parlor, curator Devon Bella, San Francisco, CA

Vernissage, MFA thesis exhibition, Herbst Pavillion, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA

French Snow, Diego Rivera Gallery, solo exhibit, San Francisco, CA

2008

Chordata, SF Camerawork, San Francisco, CA

Black Swans, Diego Rivera Gallery, solo exhibit, San Francisco, CA

2007

Constructions, solo exhibit, & Artist's talk, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

21st International, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ, juror Laura Hoptman

Made in California, City of Brea Gallery, City of Brea, CA, juror Michelle Urton

2006

Berkeley Art Center, Membership Showcase, finalist, Berkeley, CA

2005

City of Brea Gallery, honorable mention, City of Brea, CA, juror Alma Ruiz

Gallery Route One, Point Reyes, CA, juror Philip Linhares

2004

Innovation Fiber Arts II, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA, juror Carole Beadle

EXPERIENCE/EMPLOYMENT

Clinical Research Nurse, RN, HIV/HPV Clinical Trials, University of California, San Francisco, CA

Teaching Assistantship for Blixa Bargeld, New Genres, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

Teaching Assistantship for Allan deSouza, New Genres, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

Clinical Research Nurse, RN, HIV Clinical Trials, Kaiser Permanente, San Francisco, CA

ARTICLES/REVIEWS

Alex Biese, Martial Arts Film 'Maya' a Highlight of Super 8 film fest, Ashbury Park Press, Feb 12, 2014

Kelly Inouye,  In Conversation with Aggregate Space, Oakland, SFAQ, http://www.sfaqonline.com/ May 12, 2013

Heidi De Vries, HypnagogicEngineer's Daughter, July 11, 2012 

JD Beltran, SF Gate, Freshly Varnished and Ready for Their Close Up, May 2009,

Jakki Spicer, In the Galleries, East Bay Express, May 9, 2007.

Richard Chang, The Orange County Register, Local exhibits feature art made in California, Feb 4, 2007.

REFERENCES  Available upon request.

more links: 
http://ngdetritus.wordpress.com/ 
http://adobebooksbackroomgallery.blogspot.com/2009/12/marya-krogstad-rashin-fahandej.html