exhibitions 

Judy Shintani, Narrator of Culture, Visual Artist

PO Box 1510 El Granada, CA 94018 ♦ 650-464-4736 ♦ judyshintani@yahoo.comwww.judyshintani.com


Solo Exhibitions
2019 Innocent Dreamers, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
2017 Stories of Displacement Community Art Project, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA
EO9066 Then They Came for Us, Springfield College, Springfield, MA
Shining Light on Remembrance, Ruth’s Table, San Francisco, CA
2016 Resilience & Identity, Peninsula Museum of Art, Burlingame, CA
2015 Storytelling and Ritual, Santa Fe Internment Camp, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM
2014 Healing Adornment, Harbor Gallery, Half Moon Bay, CA
2011 In Liminal Space, Enso Art Gallery, Half Moon Bay, CA
2006 Forms of Remembrance, Enso Art Gallery, Half Moon Bay, CA
Body of Memories, John F. Kennedy University Arts & Consciousness Gallery, Berkeley
Selected Group Exhibitions
2019 Emboldened, Embodied, Thacher Gallery, University of San Francisco, SF, CA
New Domestics, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, New Jersey
And Then They Came for Me, Futures Without Violence Gallery, Presidio, SF, CA
NCWCA F213, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA
New Domestics, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA
Break the Silence: Sharing Stories on Mental Health and Healing through the Arts,
LH Horton Jr Gallery, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA
Agrarianaa, Japanese American Museum of San Jose (JAMsj), San Jose, CA
Fahrenheit 213, Northern California Women’s Caucus for Art, Arc Gallery, SF,CA
Exclusion! The Presidio's Role in World War II Japanese American Incarceration
Presidio Officers’ Club, San Francisco
2018 (Where) Do We Belong? Center for Contemporary Art, Seattle
New Domestics, Monterey Art Museum, Monterey, CA
Visual Art and Hallucination Installation and Talk, Canadian Anthropology Society CUBA
Conference, Santiago, Cuba
Diasporic Alchemy, SOMArts, San Francisco, CA
In(di)visible, Station Museum of Contemporary Art, Houston, Texas
2017 Exclusion! The Presidio's Role in World War II Japanese American Incarceration
Presidio Officers’ Club, San Francisco
9066, Voices of Japanese Americans from the Inside, Fresno State University, Fresno, CA
Justice for All? Euphrat Museum of Art, Cupertino, CA
2016 Crossing to Safety, Abrams Claghorn Gallery, Albany, CA
At Home in the World, 516 Arts, Albuquerque, NM
2015 Welcome all Refugees, Santa Fe Art Institute, NM
Healing Shields, UCSF Women’s Medical Center, SF
2014 Generation Nexus: Peace in the Post War Era, National Japanese American Historical
Society (NJAHS) Building 640 in the Presidio, SF
2013 UnderCurrents, Asian American Women Artists Association, Asian Pacific Islander Cultural
Center SOMArts Cultural Center, SF
Women's Work: Culture and the Feminine, artXchange Gallery, Seattle, Washington
Storied Lives, the Art of Narrative, artLife Gallery, Sebastopol, CA
2012 Obake Yashiki (Ghost House), Arc Gallery, SF
Rootbound, Heaven and Earth, COCA, Carkeek Park, Seattle
2011 SF Fine Art Fair, Fort Mason, SF
A Place of Her Own, Asian American Women Artists Assoc., SOMArts Cultural Center, SF

CURATOR
2017-19 Foothill College Adaptive Student Exhibition, Foothill College Library, Menlo Park, CA
2017 Artists’ Eyes, Art of Incarceration, National Japanese American Historical Society
2014 Our American Stories, Illuminating Asian American History, Culture, and Identity,City College Of San Francisco
2010 Distillations, Meditations on the Japanese American Experience, co-curated, JFKU Arts &
Consciousness Gallery, Berkeley
2007-13 1 st – 7 th Annual Coastside Doctors Without Borders Art Fundraiser, Half Moon Bay, CA
EVENT ORGANIZER
2016 NCWCA Art Journey Retreat, Northern California Women’s Caucus for Art,
O’Hanlon Center for Art, Mill Valley, CA
2014 WCA Art Day @Djerassi, Women’s Caucus for Art, Djerassi Art Residence, Woodside, CA
AWARDS
2019 Artist in Residency, San Joaquin Delta College, Stockton, CA
2017 Fellowship, Vermont Center for Art
2016 Artist in Residence, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA
2015 Artist in Residence Santa Fe Art Institute
2014 ISKME Big Ideas Fest Artist in Residence
2014 Asian Pacific Islander Cultural Center Sponsorship Award
2013 Half Moon Bay Review Reader’s Choice Favorite Local Artist Honor Mention
2012 Peninsula Arts Council Diamond Award for Donor Sponsor - Coastside Doctors
Without Borders Art Fundraiser
ORGANIZATIONS
Asian American Women’s Artist Association, member
Northern California Women’s Caucus for Art, Vice President
WEAD, Women’s Environmental Arts Directory
EDUCATION
 Masters of Transformative Art, JFK University, Berkeley
 Traditional Kimono Sewing, Workshop Residency, San Francisco
 Expressive Arts with Elderly Clients, JFK University, Pleasant Hill
 Transformative Alignment, Art and Image as Guides, Pat Allen, Ph.D., A.T.R.
 Holistic Approaches to Arts Education, JFKU, Berkeley
 Dream it Build it, Installation Workshop, The Intersection for the Arts, San Francisco
 Native American Pottery, Taos Institute of Art - Taos, New Mexico
 Bachelor of Science in Graphic Design, San Jose State University