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Winnie van der Rijn, (b.1967, USA)

Education
SFAI, Printmaking, 2015
College of San Mateo, Sculpture, 2010-2012
Mission College, Printmaking, 1999
Mission College, Metalsmithing, 1996-1998
UC Berkeley, BA Sociology, 1989

Residencies
2018/2019 Textile Arts Center, Brooklyn, NY

Exhibitions & Shows
2019 Wide Open 10, BWAC Gallery, Brooklyn, NY (upcoming)
2019 Left Coast Annual, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
2019 FAB Scrap Pop-Up, Bronx Art Space, Bronx, NY
2019 Quietly Powerful, Sense Gallery, Washington DC
2019 Women’s Work, Old Courthouse Arts Center, Woodstock, IL
2019 The American Dream, Arts Illiana Gallery, Terre Haute IN
2018 The Very Very Rare Affordable Art Show, JCO’s Art Haus, Los Gatos, CA
2018 50/50 (10th annual), Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
2018 RISE: Empower, Change Action!, Whitney Modern Gallery, Los Gatos, CA
2018 PJCC Community Art Show, Peninsula Jewish Community Center, Foster City, CA
2018 Altered OFFSpace 10th Anniversary Show, Minnesota Street Project, SF, CA
2018 FACES, Site:Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY
2018 Recycle 2018, BWAC Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
2018 Material: An Exhibition of Original Fiberworks from Across the Country, d’Art Center, Norfolk, VA
2018 SNAP, Arc Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2018 By Hand, An International Fine Craft Exhibition, Blue Line Arts, Roseville, CA
2017 Artistry in Fashion, Canada College, Redwood City, CA
2017 50/50 (9th annual), Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
2017 Not Flat, Peninsula Sculptors’ Guild, Museum Studios Gallery, Burlingame, CA
2017 Pin Up, Classic Cars West, Oakland, CA (curated by OFFSpace)
2017 Style 2017, Computer History Museum, Mountain View, CA
2017 Pure Imagination, Art League of Lincoln, Lincoln, CA
2017 Step into Fashion, Coconut Grove, Santa Cruz, CA
2017 Anything Goes, Art League of Lincoln, Lincoln, CA
2017 Marvelous- an International exhibition of Collage, Assemblage & Construction, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA
2016 reclaimed- elevating the art of reuse, the SCRAP art show,@ the Minnesota Street Project, SF, CA
2016 PIVOT Fashion Show – in collaboration with designer Ellen Brook, Santa Clara, CA
2016 Artistry in Fashion, Canada College, Redwood City, CA
2016 PJCC Community Art Show, Peninsula Jewish Community Center, Foster City, CA
2016 Tessellation, Museum Studios’ Gallery, Burlingame, CA
2016 Entanglement, Work in Progress group exhibit, Museum Studios’ Gallery, Burlingame, CA
2016 Expansion – Large Works, Peninsula Museum of Art, Burlingame, CA
2015 Lost & Found, Peninsula Art Institute, Burlingame, CA
2015 On & Off the Wall, Peninsula Sculptors’ Guild, Coastal Arts League, Half Moon Bay, CA
2015 Artistry in Fashion, Canada College, Redwood City, CA
2015 Dimensions, Peninsula Art Institute, Burlingame, CA
2015 Style 2015, PAMF, Mountain View, CA
2015 What’s New 2015, Peninsula Art institute, Burlingame, CA
2014 Scrap Art Creative Reuse in the Bayview, Public Glass, San Francisco, CA
1996 New Langton Holiday Arts, San Francisco,CA
1996 Elements, Studio Z, Sausalito, CA (solo show)
1995 Out of the Flames, Phoenix Gallery, San Jose, CA
1995 Art by Design, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
1994 Unplugged, Visionary Gallery, San Mateo, CA 

Awards
2019 2nd place, Women’s Work, Old Courthouse Arts Center, Woodstock, IL
2018 2nd place, Material: An Exhibition of Original Fiberworks from Across the Country, d’Art Center, Norfolk, VA
2016 1st place hand crafted jewelry, PJCC Community Art Show, PJCC, Foster City, CA

Teaching
2018 Workshop Leader, Ruth’s Table
2015-2017 Intersession Instructor, The Nueva Upper School
2015 Craft Lab Instructor, The Nueva Upper School
2014 Jewelry Arts Academy Instructor, The Nueva School
2009-2010 Fine Arts Block- Jewelry Design Instructor, San Carlos Charter Learning Center
2004-2008 National Training Director & Designer, Luxe Jewels
1996-1998 Instructor, Creative Endeavors, Gilroy, CA
1996-1998 Traveling Instructor, The Whole Bead Show
1990-2004 Instructor, The Bead Shop, Palo Alto, PA 


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