Ken Kalman

artist artwork
BORN
Detroit, Michigan, 1955

EDUCATION
MFA, Sculpture, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California 1998
B.A., Fine Arts, Painting, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 1981
B.A., History, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM 1979
Undergraduate Studies, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI 1977-78
College of Basic Studies, Boston University, Boston, MA 1975-77

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
1999-2006, Modesto Junior College.Basic Drawing, Advanced Drawing and Gallery Management.
1998 City of Oakland, Artists in Literacy Program, Sculpture Instructor.
1998 San Francisco Art Institute. Teaching Assistant for John Roloff, Beginning Sculpture 1, Structure and Concept.
1997 San Francisco Art Institute.Teaching assistant for John Roloff, Beginning Sculpture 1, Structure and Concept.
1996 Modesto Junior College.Two Basic Drawing courses. 1993 Modesto Junior College.Basic Drawing and Gallery Management.

ONE PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2012 A Historical Narrative: A Survey Through Objects and Collectables by Ken Kalman. San Marco Gallery, Dominican University, San Rafael, CA
2012 Ken Kalman, OK Harris, New York, NY
2009 Ken Kalman, Metal, Wood, Paper, George Krevsky Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008 Animal, Insects and Mapworks, Claudia Chapline Gallery, Stinson Beach, CA
2006 Crockett Contemporary Art, Crockett, CA
2002 “Native”, Lindsay Wildlife Museum, sculptures by Ken Kalman, Walnut Creek, CA
1995 Transamerica Two, San Francisco, CA
AirTouch Communications, Walnut Creek, CA
1994 Gensler and Associates Architects, San Francisco, CA
1993 Reed Whipple Cultural Center, Las Vegas, NV

TWO AND THREE PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2009 Gary Dinnen, Ken Kalman, Maureen Hood, Solomon Dubnick Gallery, Sacramento, CA
2004 Aluminum, Three Person Show, Virginia Breier Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1999 Central California Art Center, Two Person Show, Modesto, CA
1994 Sculpture, Works by Kalman, Bui and Thrift, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1993 4N3D, Works by Bui, Falk, Kalman and Matsumoto, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1993 Constructure, Works by Robin Bernstein and Ken Kalman, College of Marin Art Gallery, Kentfield Campus, San Raphael, CA Ken Kalman and Michael Wells, New Ground Gallery, Montclair, CA
1992 Ken Kalman and Neil Hart, Modesto Junior College Art Gallery, Modesto, CA
1991 Ken Hendrickson and Ken Kalman, Vorpal Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1990 "Independence / Interdependence", Paul Douglas and Ken Kalman, Vorpal Gallery,San Francisco, CA
1989 Mary Hatch and Ken Kalman, Ruth Volid Gallery, Chicago, IL

AWARDS
1992 Award of Merit, California Works, Sacramento, California
1991 Honorable Mention, "5th Annual All Sculpture Exhibit", Golden State Sculptor's Association, Agoura, CA
1990 Honorable Mention, "4th Annual All Sculpture Exhibit", Golden State Sculptor's Association, Agoura, CA
1981 2nd Place, "3D Show", Teaching Gallery, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
United States Department of State, Washington, D.C.
Milwaukee Bucks, Milwaukee, WI
Nestle' Corporation, Glendale, CA
Letterpower Institute, Chicago, IL
Crawford/Wu Films, San Francisco, CA
Abbott Laboratories, Chicago, IL
Hewlett Packard Corp., San Diego, CA
Hewlett Packard Corp., Atlanta, Georgia Kaiser Permanente Corporation, Rancho Cordova, CA
Kaiser Permanente Corporation, San Francisco, CA Corp Art, Rockville, MD
Tiffany and Company Jewelers, San Francisco, CA
Intergroup Corporation, Los Angeles, CARuth Volid Gallery Inc., Chicago, IL
Pensione International Hotel, San Francisco, CA
Sheppard Pratt Health System, Baltimore, MD
Jewish Community Library, San Francisco, CA

SELECTED COLLECTIONS
Mr. and Mrs. Timm Crull, San Marino, CA Niklaus Amsler, Zurich, Switzerland
Mimi and Dick Livingston, Larchmont, New York Hal Brandes, San Francisco, CA
Jim Ring, Los Angeles, CA
Dennis Rodman, Detroit Pistons, Detroit, MI
Dr. and Mrs. Aaron M. Bernstein, St. Louis, MO Gardiner Hemple, San Francisco, CA
Tom Mazzolini, San Francisco, CA
Caroline and Jesse James, San Francisco, CA
Peter Boyer, San Francisco, CA
Evelyn and Fred Wertheim, San Francisco, CA
Hilda Lewis, Castro Valley, CA
John Ehrlich, San Francisco, CA
Frank Pavlov, San Francisco,G.L.
Alexanderson, Santa Clara, CA
Ann Laughlin, Newport Beach, CA
Mr. and Mrs. DeVault, Franklin, MI
Mr. and Mrs. Steven C. Boone, San Francisco, CA
Dottie Walker, Atherton, CA
Linda Cabellon, San Francisco, CA
Tracy Tavel and Larry Fagan, Los Altos, CA
James Kline, Turlock, CA
Linda and Jonathon Bockenstadt, San Francisco, CA
Zandra Knutson, Mill Valley, CA
Mr. Steven Jesser, Chicago, IL
Lucinda Lee Parker, San Francisco, CA
Howard Camden, Farmington Hills, MI
Ted Shaner, San Francisco, CA
Constance Ng, Walnut Creek, CA
Linda Wenrick, Santa Fe, NM
Kate Arnold, Berkeley, CA
Dr. Peter Palasota, Costa Mesa, CA
Joyce Frankel, Northbrook, IL
Scott Madison, San Francisco, CA
Thomas Waite, San Francisco, CA
Russell Regan, Pacifica, CA
Elaine Kwan, Chicago, IL
Paul Wotman, San Francisco, CA
Gerda Roth, Greenbrae, CA
Judith Brown, San Francisco, CA
Christian Winslow, Chicago, IL
Jo Ann Dohallow, Walnut Creek, CA
Paul Ehrlich, San Francisco, CA
Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Surnow, Bloomfield Hills, MI
Mr. Dan Tishberg, Fort Lauderdale, FL
Mr. Kenneth Beeke, Milwaukee, WI
Mr. Terry Hueneke, Bayside, WI
Dr. and Mrs. James Flesch, Milwaukee, WI
Mrs. Brett Pabst, Heartland, WI
Mr. and Mrs. Louis Kriloff, Chicago, IL
Scott Bernstein, St. Louis, MO
Mrs. Eleanor Steffen, Berkeley, CA
Mr. and Mrs. Barbara Schauffler, Lafayette, CA
Mr. and Mrs. Valarie Lee, Oakdale, CA
Julie and Patrick Kennedy, Piedmont, CA
Mr. and Mrs. Sonya Lee, El Cerrito, CA
Robin Nassitar, Oakland, CA
Mr. and Mrs. Kay, Oakland, CA
Steven Traiger, Emeryville, CA
Dr. Bernard Santasario, Chicago, Il
linois Cathy Clark and Jokull Tomasson, Oakland, CA
Kenneth Schmier, Berkeley, CA
Cynthia Margulis, Alameda, CA
Stuart Rembaum, Berkeley, CA
Danielle Steele, Stinson Beach, CA
Sally Klingbeil, San Francisco, CA
John Traina, Sonoma, CA
Nicola Miner and Robert Anderson, San Francisco, CA
Helen Heekin, Cincinnati, Ohio
Dr. Mary Lynn Miller and Dr. Raymond Meister, Oakland, CA
Eugene and SondyMcLinn, Middleton, WI
George Krevsky, San Francisco, CA
Catherine R. Cusic, San Francisco, CA
Kathy Kasper and Fred Konkel, Oakland, CA
Chris and Gail Giffen, Lafayette, CAJonathan Harris, San Francisco, CA
George and Jan Pasha, San Rafael, CA
Jennifer Perlow, Columbia, Missouri Bennett Katz, San Francisco, CA
Sara and Matt Brown, Berkeley, CA
Diana Willow, San Jose, CA
Ms. Jane Kahan, Tiburon, CA
Marcia and Paul Cook, Palo Alto, CA
Sandra Clewans, Burlingame, CA
Lynda Hawley, Occidental, CA
David and Jackie Poitier, Berkeley, CA

COMMISSIONS
Linda Karm, Chicago, IL, 1989
Mr. and Mrs. Ingrim, Palm Springs, CA, 1989
Randy Mon and Izumi Sakai, San Francisco, CA, 1991
Artech Building (Salamander), Berkeley, California, 2002
Cathy Clark and Jokull Tomasson, (Asterisk), Berkeley, CA, 2002
Danielle Steele, (Tortoise, Hippopotamus and Baby), Stinson Beach, CA, 2003
Jeff Brown and Andrea Meghrouni, (Fountain), Berkeley CA, 2006
Larry Lyttle, (baseball glove), Pacific Palisades, CA, 2006
Patrick Kennedy, (“Oceana”, UC Storage, 2127
Shattuck Avenue), Berkeley, CA, 2006-2007
The Renaissance School (Time Capsule Plaque), Oakland, CA, 2007
The Renaissance School (Library Dedication Plaque), Oakland, CA, 2008
The Crowden School, Berkeley, CA, 2008