Evri Kwong

artist artwork
Education:

1991 MFA San Francisco Art Institute, CA
1990Fellowship, Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Maine
1989 BFA cum laude, San Francisco Art Institute, CA

Solo Exhibition:

2011
-Evri Kwong: Fly the Friendly Skies, 9/11 Memoriam, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, CA
2009
-Evri Kwong: Just Pretend Everything is OK, Katzen Art Center, American University Museum, Washington, DC
2008
- Evri Kwong: Just Pretend Everything is OK, De Saisset Museum, Santa Clara, CA. Traveling exhibition to Katzen Art Center, American University Museum, Washington DC.
- Demockery in The Land of Plenty, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, CA
- Evri Kwong, Gallery Godo, Seoul, Korea
2007
- Evri Kwong, Limn Gallery, San Francisco,CA
- Evri Kwong, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, CA
2006
- Pushing Pilly To Grandmaís House, Monotypes and Paintings, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, CA
-Dizzyland, Dwight Hackett Projects, Santa Fe, NM
2005
- Monotypes, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto CA
2004
- Evri Kwong, The Project Space, Bluxome Street, SF CA
2001
- Any Town, Any Time, Triton Museum of Art Santa Clara, CA

Group Exhibition:

2011
-Institute for Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA October 2011
-Play Ball, Lancaster Museum of Art, Lancaster, PA
2009
- Holiday Show, Sandra Lee Fine Arts, SF CA
- In Our Time and Place, Sacramento State University Library, Sacramento, CA
- Recall, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, CA
- Explorations II, Sandra Lee Fine Arts, San Francisco, CA
- Monoprint Marathon, ICA San Jose, San Jose, CA
- Flash Flat File, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, CA
- Exploration and Celebration, Sandra Lee Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008
- ideas in collaboration, Robert Else Gallery, Sacramento State University, Sacramento, CA
- Crossing the Line: New Perspectives in Drawing, Art Gallery, Santa Rosa Junior College, CA
- The Drawing Show, Santa Rosa Junior College Art Gallery, Santa Rosa, CA
- Everything is Black and White, Smith Andersen Editions, Palo Alto, CA
- The Baseball Show, George Krevsky Gallery, San Francisco, CA
- Ying: Inspired by the Art of China, Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, CA
- Seven Propositions, Ouch My Eye Gallery, Seattle, WA
- Monster Drawing, Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA
- CSUS Art Department Faculty Show, University Library, CSU, Sacramento, CA
2007
- CIGE, International Art Fair, with Gallery Godo, Beijing, China
- Rooms, Gallery Godo, Seoul, Korea
- Itís A Beautiful World After All, Modesto Community College, CA
- Ouch My Eye Gallery, Seattle, Washington
- Dwight-Hackett Projects, Santa Fe, NM
2005-6
- Visual Politics: The Art of Engagement, (Traveling Show) San Jose Museum of Art,
- New Faculty Show, Robert Else Gallery, California State University, Sacramento, CA
- Alternative Gang Busta, Gallery Zipp, Glorieta, NM
- What Did Puck Say, Heidi Cho Gallery, NYC (Chelsea)
- Memories and Myths, Gallery Zipp, Glorieta, NM
- Face Paint, Bucheon Gallery, SF CA
- New York Eviction Blues, Asian American Art Centre, NY NY

Lectures:

2008de Saisset Museum/Santa Clara University, Justice and the Arts Initiative, Dept of Art, Santa Clara, CA
2007Modesto Community College Art Gallery, Modesto, CA
2006Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, NM
2005University of Arizona, Department of Art, Tucson, AZ
2004Asian American Art Centre, NY, NY
2000San Francisco State University, Department of Art, SF CA

Residencies and Awards:

2008Lannan Foundation, grant for exhibition catalogue
2005Mill Atelier Foundation Fellowship, Santa Fe Art Institute, Santa Fe, New Mexico
2004/5 Grantee, Pollock-Krasner Award in Painting
2004Jurors Award, Rene Pritikin, Richmond Art Center
2002Djerassi Resident Artists Program, Woodside, CA
1997Djerassi Resident Artists Program, Alumni Fellowship, Woodside, CA
1995Selections Ď94, Artspan/Open Studios, Somar Gallery, Juried Selection, San Francisco, CA
199410th Annual Exhibition (Part I), Berkeley Art Center, Juried by Rene de Guzman, Awarded First Place
for Painting
1993Selections 92, Artspan/Open Studios, Somar Gallery, Juried Selection, San Francisco, CA