Education

Solo (recent) Exhibitions

Grants and Awards (recent)

Residencies

Collections

Professional Association


Selected Exhibitions


Conceptual / Performance Installation Art / Public Art 
(partial list)

 

Publications (recent)

News and Press

opening November 3, 2017
6-8pm

The Falkirk Galleries,
San Rafael, CA

Join Beth Fein during Oakland First Friday to view her new exhibition at Transmission Gallery.

Transmission Gallery
770 West Grand Ave.
Oakland, CA 94612
510.835.2626

August 4 - September 23, 2017

The Artist will be at the Gallery for First Friday
Friday, September 1st, 6-8pm

And Join The Artist for a Performance work
Saturday September 16th, details to follow


Recent press for when words fail

across the floor lV
2" x 2" photo etchings with chine colle

Speedball Purchase Award
Juried by Freyda Spira Associate Curator 
Department of Drawings and Prints
The Metropolitan Museum of Art


June 4 - August 27
, 2017
Opens Sunday, June 42-5pm
Norwalk, CT

Juried by Michelle Wilson, Luz Marina Ruiz, C.K. Itamura

May 20 - July 16, 2017

130 Plaza Street
Healdsburg, CA
707-431-1970
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Opening Reception
May 20, 2017, 5:00 - 7:00 pm

Closing Tea
July 16, 2017, 2:00 - 4:00 PM

Conjunctio II
Juried by Gia Hamilton


April 6 - May 12, 2017

4205 Ryan Street
Lake Charles, LA
337-475-5060
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Opening Reception 
April 6, 2017 6 - 8 pm

02/02/2017

Trace Memory
Juried by Sydney A. Cross
Former President of the Southern Graphics Council

February  2 - March 15, 2017

Lee Gallery
1500 N. Patterson Street
Clemson, SC
(864) 656-3881
Stepping Through
Juried by Erin Sullivan Maynes
Hoehn Curatorial Fellow for Prints, University of San Diego

January 30 - March 4, 2017

Janet Turner Print Museum
400 West 1st Street
Chico, CA
(530) 898-4476

Valdosta National 2017
All-Media Juried Competition

Juried by Bryce Speed Assistant Professor of Art, University of Alabama

January 17 - February 27, 2017

Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery
1500 N. Patterson Street
Valdosta, GA

01/12/2017

SUMMARY
Conjunctio

9.5" x 26" x 13"
woodblock, letterpress (wooden type), monotype, wood and wire

a variable edition of 4

January 6 - January 27, 2017

Davis Art Center
1919 F Street
Davis, CA
Conjunctio

9.5" x 26" x 13"
woodblock, letterpress (wooden type), monotype, wood and wire
a variable edition of 4


November 1 - December 10, 2016

Lamont Gallery
11 Tan Lane
Exeter, NH

08/04/2016

Speak Truth to Power
Juried by George Lawson of George Lawson Gallery

August 4 - August 27, 2016

Gearbox Gallery
770 West Grand Ave.

Oakland, CA
(510) 859-5208
Mary
Juried by Karen Kunc of Constellation Studios and University of Nebraska

August 2 - September 2, 2016

Emerald Art Center
500 Main Street
Springfield, OR

07/29/2016

Shadows
Best in Show
Curated by Paul Mahder

July 29 - September 4, 2016

Sebastopol Center of the Arts
282 South High Street
Sebastopol, CA
(707) 829-4797

Speak Truth To Power
Special Recognition Selection
Juried by Suzanne Gray


"Speak the Truth is a very interesting concept and one which I felt was executed thoughtfully with careful attention to detail. I appreciate the text, the paper and the additional layering of the powerful projected images." - Suzanne Gray

July 5 - July 30, 2016

Kaleid Gallery

88 South Fourth Street
San Jose, CA
(408) 947-1785

Terese's Poem
Curated by Dan Walsh

June 16 - September 24, 2016

 International Print Center New York
508 W 26th St, Apt 5A
New York, NY
(212) 989-5090
Momentary Dance curated by Elisabeth Hodermarsky of Yale University Art Gallery June 5 - August 28, 2016 Center for Contemporary Printmaking Mathews Park, 299 West Ave Norwalk, CT (203) 899-7999

05/24/2016

blog - coming soon

One of the earliest ideas of dance anywhere® was to change perspectives through a creative moment where none of our differences mattered… imagining that if everyone stopped for a moment in time to dance...maybe we could shift some thinking to be resourceful and open to different ideas.

March 18, 2016

anywhere and everywhere...

noon- San Francisco / 3pm - NY & San Salvador / 8pm Paris or Rome / 9pm Cairo....

check your time on the world clock

Chalk Hill Artist Residency

March 2016

 

where I will be dancing anywhere®....

details to be determined...

juror: Karen Kunc

February 3 - March 3, 2016
Bruce Gallery
Doucette Hall
Edinboro University
Edinboro, PA 16444

Print Austin 2016

Flatbed Press Gallery

juror: Mary Heathcott

Executive Director, Blue Star Contemporary Museum

January 16 - February 20, 2016

Executive Director, Blue Star Contemporary Museum

 

2832 East Martin Kuther King Blvd 78702
512.477.9328

opening: Saturday 1/16

6-8pm.

September 15 - October 30, 2015

Opening: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 from 6-8PM

Closing October 29, 2015 6-8:30 / Panel discussion at 7:30 -8:30pm

 

Azusa Pacific University

Darling Hall Gallery

Juried by Ruth Lingen, Director of Pace Paper

Onsite:Brooklyn

July 27–August 26, 2015

Opening: Wednesday July 29, 2015 from 6-8PM

165 7th Street
Brooklyn, New York 11215
onsitebrooklyn@gmail.com
718.625.3646

juried by Andrea Voinot
 

June 5th -26th, 2015

 

Pacific Art League

 

Opening Reception: Fri, June 5th, 5:30-8PM

 

668 Ramona Street, Palo Alto, CA 94301

etchings and lithographs


April 18 - July 23, 2015

opening reception

Saturday April 18th

6-8pm

Merced Multicultural Arts Center

645 W. Main Street

Merced CA 95340

tel. 209.388.1090

When We All Get Up and Dance Together | By Marie Tollon an interview with Beth Fein

Leslie Katz covers Beth Fein's dance anywhere® in the san Francisco Examiner.

March 3-29, 2015 reception March 10th 5:30 - 8pm also March 10th only: Special Video Screening expanded photo slide show tell us your story about dance anywhere® or site specific performance ODC Theater Lobby 3153 17th Street SF, CA 94110

10/30/2014

SF TV Weekly covers Beth Fein and dance anywhere® at Yerba Buena Center for their 25-minute performance Friday, March 28 for dance anywhere® 2014.

KQED Arts covers dance anywhere® at the SF Moma.

photo: Weidong Yang Worldwide Flash Mob Has Arrived By Kevin L. Jones | Mar 28, 2014 Kevin L. Jones covers dance anywhere® on KQED arts.

Resume

Education

  • California College of Arts, BFA
  • San Francisco State University

Solo (recent) Exhibitions

  • 2017
    • Transmission Gallery, Oakland, CA, August 4 - September 23
  • 2015
    • Prints, Merced Cultural Center, Merced, CA
  • 2013
    • Voices, La Peña Cultural Center, Berkeley, CA
  • 2012
    • Rincón de Mi Memoria, 'Ace Proyecto, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 2010
    • Portraits  Alta Bates Gallery. Berkeley, CA
  • 2009
    • Women of the Americas La Peña Cultural Center, Berkeley, CA

Grants and Awards (recent)

  • 2017
    • Speedball Purchase Award, 11th Biennial Miniature Print ExhibitionCenter for Contemporary Printmaking
      Juror Freyda Spira, Associate Curator, Department of Drawings and Prints, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • 2016
    • Juror’s Recognition Award, “Speak Truth to Power”, by Suzanne Gray of Seager Gray Gallery 2010   
    • Best of Show, “Shadows of Silence” video poem, Boundaries Exhibition, Sebastopol Art Center, by Paul Mahder, Paul Mahder Gallery
  • 2015
    • Zellerbach Family Foundation
  • 2013 - 2014
    • Berkeley Civic Arts Grant
  • 2011 - 2012
    • Berkeley Civic Arts Grant
  • 2010
    • Zellerbach Family Foundation

Residencies

  • 2017
    • Women's Studio Workshop
  • 2016
    • Chalk Hill, Healdsburg, CA
  • 2014
    • Sianoja, Noja, Spain
  • 2013
    • Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
  • 2012
    • 'ace Proyecto, Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • 2007
    • (to present) Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA

Collections

  • San Francisco Art Commission
  • Oakland Museum of California

Professional Association

  • The Boston Printmakers
  • Los Angeles Printmaking Society
  • California Society of Printmakers


Selected Exhibitions

  • 2017     
    • 3rd New York International Miniature Print Exhibition, Manhattan Graphics Center, NY, NY
      Juried by: Jennifer Farrell, Associate Curator of Modern and Contemporary Prints and Illustrated Books at the Metropolitan Museum, New York
    • The Falkirk Galleries 2017 San Francisco Bay Area Printmaker’s Exhibition, San Rafael, CA
      Juried by: Sirima Satama who is an artist and founder of Ink Paper Plate and West Marin Workshop for the Arts
    • 11th Biennial Miniature Print ExhibitionCenter for Contemporary PrintmakingNorwalk, CT
      Speedball Purchase Award
      Juror Freyda Spira, Associate Curator, Department of Drawings and Prints, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    • POP! The Power of Printmaking, Healdsburg Center for the Arts, Healdsburg, CA
    • 30th Annual McNeese National Works on Paper Exhibition, Shearman Fine Arts Center Annex 
      Grand Gallery, Lake Charles, LA
      Juried by Gia Hamilton
    • Currency: 11th Turner National Print Competition, Janet Turner Print Museum, Chico, CA
      Juried by Erin Sullivan Maynes, Hoehn Curatorial Fellow for Prints, University of San Diego
    • Adaptable: Facing the Future, Clemson National Print and Drawing Exhibition, 
      Lee Gallery, Clemson, SC
      Juried by Sydney A. Cross, Former President of the Southern Graphics Council
    • Valdosta National 2017: All-Media Juried Competition, Dedo Maranville Fine Arts Gallery, Valdosta, GA
      Juried by Bryce Speed, Assistant Professor of Art, University of Alabama
    • 5th Biennial Footprint: International Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, The Project Space, NY
    • Beneath the Surface: California Society of Printmakers, Davis Art Center, Davis, CA
  • 2016
    • A State of Mind: Boston Printmakers, Lamont Gallery, Exeter, NH
    • Second Glance, Ohringer Gallery, Rochester, NY
      Juried by Art Werger, Professor of Printmaking, Ohio University, Athens, OH
    • Standout Prints, Highpoint Center for Printmaking, Minneapolis, MN
      Juried by Elizabeth Wyckoff, Curator of Prints, Drawings and Photographs at the Saint Louis Art Museum
    • Wild / Mind, Gear Box Gallery, Oakland, CA
      Juried by George Lawson, George Lawson Galley
    • Boundaries, Sebastopol Art Center, Sebastopol, CA
      Juried by Paul Mahder, Paul Mahder Gallery
    • Pressing Matters 2016, Emerald Art Center, Springfield, OR
      Juried by Karen Kunc of Constellation Studios and University of Nebraska in Lincoln
    • New Prints 2016/ Summer, International Print Center, New York, NY
      Juried by Dan Walsh
    • Vision: An Artist’s Perspective, Kaleid Gallery, San Jose, CA
      Juried by Suzanne Gray of Seager Gray Gallery and Michelle Nye of SFMOMA Artist Gallery
    • 5th Biennial FootPrint International, Center for Contemporary Printmaking, Norwalk, CT
      Juried by Andrew Raftery
    • Salon at the Triton, Triton Museum, Santa Clara, CA
      Juried by Charlotte Eyerman, Ph.D., Executive Director of the Monterey Museum of Art.
    • California Future, Center for the Arts Eagle Rock, Los Angeles, CA,
      Juried by Karen Fiorito
    • Edinboro National Printmaking, Bruce Gallery, Edinboro University, Edinboro, PA
      Juried by Karen Kunc
    • Print Austin Flatbed Press Gallery, Austin, TX
      Juried by Mary Heathcott, Executive Director, Blue Star Contemporary Museum
  • 2015
    • New Members / Los Angeles Printmaking Society, Azusa Pacific University, Darling Hall Gallery, LA, CA
    • Hand Pulled Prints: the Current Practice in Printmaking, Onsite:Brooklyn, NY
      Juried by Ruth Lingen, Director of Pace Paper
    • Pressed: A Printmaking Exhibition, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, CA
      Juried by Andrea Voinot, KALA Art Institute Prints: CA
    • LA, and Beyond II, 2015, Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland, CA
      Juried by Michelle Murillio, Assistant Professor in Printmaking CCA, Oakland, CA
  • 2014 - 2015
    • Ebb / Flow, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
      Juried by Cesar Garcia, Founding Director / Chief Curator, The Mistake Room, LA
      Juried by Naima J. Keith, Assistant Curator, The Studio Museum in Harlem, NY
  • 2014
    • Obras Realizado en Sianoja, Noja, Cantabria, Spain
    • California Centered: Printmaking, Merced County Arts Council, Merced, CA
      Juried by Francisco Alonso
    • Re/Appropriate, Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA
      Juried by Colleen Terry, Assistant Curator, Achenbach Foundation for Graphic Arts, FAMSF
    • RECONNAISSANCE, The Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA
      Curated by Brian Karl, Headlands Program Director
  • 2013
    • 100 Years in Print, San Francisco Center for the Book, San Francisco, CA
    • Structures, arc gallery & studios, San Francisco, CA
      Juried by James Bacchi Gallerist Art Haus, San Francisco, CA
  • 2012
    • Mini Print International, Olive Branch Press, Ithaca, NY
      Juried by Andrea Inselmann, Curator of Modern Contemporary Art & Photography /Johnston Museum /Cornell  University
    • Royal Society of Printmakers, Banks Gallery, Bankside Gallery, London, England
    • Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
  • 2011     
    • Light / Dark, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
      Juried by Enrique Chagoya
    • CAA Marriage of Opposites, Alameda Public Library, Alameda, CA
  • 2010     
    • It’s Our Nature, Thoreau Center, San Francisco, CA
    • Printing From Perception, Adobe Art Gallery, Castro Valley, CA
    • Through the Lens & Beyond, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA
      Juried by Drew Johnson Curator of Photography and Visual Culture at the OMCa
  • 2008
    • PCBA BookWorks, San Francisco Main Library, San Francisco, CA


Conceptual / Performance Installation Art / Public Art 
(partial list)

  • 2016
    • Vuelta Verde / Performance Installation / Chalk Hill Artist Residency, Healdsburg, CA
  • 2015
    • Reflections / performance installation, Jesse Square, San Francisco, CA
  • 2014
    • Figures in Flux / performance installation, Transmission Gallery, Oakland, CA
    • Rock Bisque / performance installation, YBCA, San Francisco, CA
  • 2013
    • Tangetta / performance installation, San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco, CA
  • 2012
    • 6, 7, 8 / Keeping Time, Kala Art Gallery, Berkeley, CA
      installation of twenty five pinhole photographs (sublimation dye on aluminum) of two minute dances performed by the artist photographed by the artist
    • Downtown / performance installation, Shattuck Avenue & Addison, Berkeley, CA
      installation of four commissioned visual collages / Earth Islands “Sixty Boxes”
    • Performance Installation, Powell Street Bart, San Francisco, CA
  • 2011
    • Unspoken / performance installation, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
    • Distortion / performance installation, Oakland Museum, Oakland CA
  • 2010
    • Geary to Togonon, Togonon Gallery, 77 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA
      performance from the street to the gallery / set by Marion Grey and Connie Harris
  • 2009
    • Across the Bridge / performance installation with the bridge as the stage, Highway 80, Berkeley, CA
  • 2008
    • Che Vuol Dire / performance based on Italian hand gestures, Frank Ogawa Plaza, Oakland, CA
  • 2005 -  2016   dance anywhere® 
    •  Yerba Buena Center for the Arts 2013 - 2015
    • SFMOMA 2008 - 2013
    • Oakland Museum of California 2011 - 2015
    • Asian Art Museum 2009 - 2010
    • Berkeley Art Museum 2009 - 2012, 2016
    • San Francisco Public Library 2013 – 2016

 

Publications (recent)

  • 500 Handmade Books, volume 2, Juried by Julie Chen, Lark Books, 2013
  • California Society of Printmakers: One Hundred Years, 1913 - 2013 
  • Art in Print, Fall 2015
  • Art in Print, Spring 2016
  • Art in Print, Winter 2017