• Education
  • 2014-2015
  • Graduate studies, Fine Art, advanced to candidacy, University of California Santa Barbara
  • 2013
  • BFA, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • 1998
  • BA, University of Nevada Reno
  • 1992-1995
  • Studies, Sierra Nevada College
  • Awards
  • 2014-2015
  • Regents Special Fellow, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • 2012, 2013
  • Distinguished Scholar Award, School of the Art Institute of Chicago
  • 2011
  • ArtSlant Round 3 Showcase Winner
  • 2010
  • ArtSlant Round 5 Showcase Winner
  • Juror's Choice Award, Maryland Federation of Art 10th Annual American Landscapes National Exhibition
  • Juror: Ann Shafer, The Baltimore Museum of Art
  • ArtSlant Round 3 Showcase Winner
  • Selected Exhibitions
  • 2015
  • OBSESS: Industry of the Ordinary Summer Residency 2015 Exhibition
  • Chicago, IL
  • Current Focus
  • The Red Barn Project Space, Santa Barbara, CA
  • 2014
  • Group Exhibit
  • HUD Gallery, Ventura, CA
  • 2013
  • ARGUS: Organic Visual Archive
  • Johalla Projects, Chicago IL
  • On The Precipice
  • Zhou B Art Center, Chicago IL
  • 2012
  • (solo) Signing Piece/ Utopia Breakdown
  • The Parts Room, Oakland CA
  • 2011
  • (solo) Signing Piece
  • The Parts Room, Oakland CA
  • Alumni Exhibition: Fake Rocks and Botox II
  • Sierra Nevada College, Incline Village NV
  • I Love S.F.
  • Driftwood Salon, San Francisco CA
  • Arts On Fire XV Juried Exhibition
  • Pacifica Center for the Arts, Pacifica CA
  • Juror: Alison Gass, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
  • d i S t o R t E d
  • Studio 5216, Los Angeles CA
  • 26th Annual Made in California
  • Brea Art Gallery, Brea CA
  • Juror: Sinéad Finnerty-Pyne, Armory Center for the Arts in Pasadena
  • 2010
  • Artslant Limited Editions Collection Launch, Golden Frame Exhibition
  • Aqua Art, Miami FL
  • 10th Annual American Landscapes National Exhibition
  • Maryland Federation of Art, Annapolis MD
  • Juror: Ann Shafer, The Baltimore Museum of Art
  • The Art of Illusion
  • Driftwood Salon, San Francisco CA
  • Journeys
  • Art at the Cheese Factory, Petaluma CA
  • Jurors: Claudia Chapline, Etta Deikman
  • 2009
  • The HouseWarming Show
  • Terminal 22, Oakland CA
  • Bibliography
  • 2012
  • Gregory Scharpen, "Arts in Review", Curatorial Interview, KALX Radio, Berkeley, CA, April 1 2012
  • Kanwalroop Singh, "Art Actually: North Oakland's Actual Cafe is a hub of creativity", Daily Californian, January 18 2012
  • 2011
  • Amar Chaudhary, "I <3 SF (I Love SF), Driftwood Salon", CatSynth, July 9 2011, ptank.com
  • 2010
  • "Tips and Picks", NY Arts Magazine, Spring 2010, nyartsmagazine.com
  • Amar Chaudhary, "Art of Illusion, Driftwood Salon", CatSynth, April 16 2010, ptank.com
  • 2009
  • Alan Bamberger, RWM, Pilar Vree, "LIMN, THE DUMP, VARNISH, ART SPACE 712, YERBA BUENA CENTER FOR THE ARTS, A.MUSE" - San Francisco California Art Galleries Events: September 18, 2009", Artbusiness.com, September 18 2009, ArtBusiness.com
  • 2008
  • Amar Chaudhary, "Art Overload! SF Open Studios (and the Anderson Collection)", CatSynth, October 26 2008, ptank.com
  • Speaking Engagements
  • 2011
  • Panel Discussion, Alumni Exhibition: Fake Rocks and Botox II, Sierra Nevada College, Incline Village NV
  • Curatorial Projects
  • 2012
  • Likeness
  • Classic Cars West Gallery, Oakland CA
  • So Close/So Far
  • Classic Cars West Gallery, Oakland CA
  • Yuki Maruyama
  • The Parts Room, Oakland CA
  • What Are We (Que Sommes Nous)
  • Classic Cars West Gallery, Oakland CA
  • 2011
  • 6ARTISTS
  • Classic Cars West Gallery, Oakland CA
  • William John Callnan III
  • The Parts Room, Oakland CA
  • Daniel Healey
  • The Parts Room, Oakland CA
  • Mechanic Arts
  • Classic Cars West Gallery, Oakland CA
  • Amar Chaudhary
  • The Parts Room, Oakland CA
  • Part One
  • The Parts Room, Oakland CA
  • Collections
  • Private collections in the USA