Lives and works in Petaluma and Oakland, California
Born in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.
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Artist's Statement (Current and historical)
Artist's Writing On Printmaking; On
Selected Solo Shows
2019 Light Room Gallery, Berkeley, CA, "WATER/BODIES."
2016 Foundry Wharf,Petaluma, CA, "Hidden Treasure."
Galleria Il Bisonte, Florence, Italy; "C'era Una Volta a Firenza
(Once Upon a Time in Florence)"
Galleria Gaia Art Farm, Papiano, Italy; "Memoria e Identità
(Memory and Identity)"
2005 Galleria Il Bisonte. Florence, Italy
College, Walla Walla, WA: "Linda Goodman A Graphic Journey"
2001 Malaspina Printmaking Society Gallery; Vancouver, British Columbia,
1999-00 Paradiso, San Leandro, California: "Linda Goodman
Prints and Photographs"
1998 Wente Vineyards Estate Winery, Livermore,: "A Sense of
1995 Studio 1450, Emeryville, California: "Sogno Italiano"
1992 Seipp Gallery, Palo Alto, California, "Rememories."
1988 Mincher/Wilcox Gallery, San Francisco, California
1984 Seipp Gallery, Palo Alto, California*
1980 Rubicon (Klein) Gallery, Los Altos, California*
Selected Group Shows
2017 Ice House Gallery, Petaluma, CA, "Mostly Monochrome"
2015 Chalk Hill Artist Residency Gallery, Healdsburg, CA
2015 29th Annual Emeryville Celebration of the Arts, Emeryville, CA
2014 Emeryville Celebration of the Arts, Emeryville, CA
2011 Emeryville Celebration of the Arts, Emeryville, CA, "25th
Annual Art Exhibition"
Tsao Gallery, "One-of-a-Kind: Monotypes and Monoprints,"
Downtown, "Monotype,"San Rafael, California
2007 Mission College Art Gallery, Faculty Show, Santa Clara, California
2006 Skopelos Foundation for the Arts, Skopelos, Greece
2005 Skopelos Foundation for the Arts, Skopelos, Greece
2005 "Monotype Marathon XI", San Jose Institute of Contemporary
Art, San Jose, California
2003 Emeryville Celebration of the Arts, Emeryville, CA: "Seventeenth
Annual Art Exhibition."*
2002 Emeryville Celebration of the Arts, Emeryville, CA: "Sixteenth
Annual Art Exhibition."
Slade Ely House, Center for Contemporary Art, New Haven, CT: "Amalgamations"°*
Harbor International Airport, "Limited Editions from the Phoenix
Art Commission Portable Works Print Collection: 30 Artists
from the Western States"
2000 Kala Institute, Berkeley: "Annual Exhibition"°
1999 Emeryville Celebration of the Arts, Emeryville, CA: "Thirteenth
Annual Art Exhibition."
Berkeley: "Annual Exhibition"°
1998 Riva Sinistra Arte, Florence, Italy: "Firenze Arte Oggi."°
1997 Bedford Gallery, Dean Lesher Regional Center for the Arts,
Walnut Creek, CA: "The Shoe Show."*
Celebration of the Arts, Emeryville, CA: "Eleventh Annual Art
Exhibition Hall, Presidio, San Francisco, CA: "Kala 23rd Anniversary"
Berkeley: "Annual Exhibition"
Center, Richmond, CA: "Beyond Boundaries"
Hayward Gallery, "Alumni Printmakers."°
1996 Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA: "Kala
Award Winners Show"
, New York: "East/West Prints"; traveling: Norwalk Community
Tech College Art*
Connecticut; Olive Hyde Art Gallery, Fremont, California
League, Palo Alto, CA: "Pacific Prints 1996."°*
Cupertino, CA: "De Anza College Faculty Show."
1995 J.J. Brookings Gallery, San Francisco, CA
York, NY: "East/West"*
Arts Council Gallery, Sutter Creek, CA: "The Monotype Forum."°*
Gallery, Palo Alto, CA: "Chairished Memories"*
1994 Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA: "Diversity and
Vision of the Printed Image"
Museum at Blackhawk, Danville, CA: "Printmaking Possibilities"
Museum of Art, Stanford, CA: "Hine Editions/Limestone Press:
Santa Clara, CA: "Selected Visions."
1993 Gallery 30, Burlingame, CA: "Contemporary Monotype."
Art, San Jose, CA: "Ink and Clay."
Robinson Gallery, Califia Books, San Francisco, CA.
Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA: "Six Easy Pieces."
San Jose, CA.
Center, San Francisco, CA: "CSP Annual"
1992 Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA: "Directions
in Bay Area Printmaking: 1965-92."°
San Jose Museum
of Art, San Jose, CA: "KTEH-TV Art Invitational."°
Napa Art Center,
Napa, CA: "2nd International Print Competition."°
Galleries, Fair Oaks, CA: "Current Trends in Printmaking."
League, Palo Alto, CA: "Pacific Prints 1992."°
1991 Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA: "BACA Exhibition, Part
Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Concord, CA: "Vessels."*
Walnut Creek, CA
Mountain View, CA
Concord, CA: "Men By Woman."
Berkeley, CA : "Jerome Foundation Fellowship Exhibition."
San Francisco, CA
Art Gallery, CSUH, Hayward, CA: "Faculty Show."
1990 University Art Gallery, California State University at Hayward,
Hayward, CA: "The Evocative Object."
1989 Bruchnerhaus, Linz, Austria: "Aspects of Gaia, ars electronica
for the Arts and Humanities, Arvada, Colorado: "A Book in Hand."*
the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.
Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
1988 Bender Rare Book Room, Mills College, Oakland, CA: "Artists'
Gallery, San Francisco, CA: "Elements of Architecture."
State University, San Jose State University, "The Cutting Edge."°
League, Palo Alto, CA: "Pacific Prints '88." Best Monotype
1987 Monterey County Museum of Art, Monterey, CA; "The Artist
and the Myth." Fresno Art Center and Museum, Fresno, CA; "Passages:
Women Artists, 1945-1985,
The Book as Format," Curator: Judith Hoffberg.*
Gallery, Berkeley, CA.*
State University, Stanislaus; College of the Siskiyous; "The
Cutting Edge: An
of Relief Prints. " Curator: Robert Johnson, Achenbach Foundation
for Graphic Arts°
Art Gallery, Oakland, CA; "Alumni Artists Invitational."
1986 San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA: "Chain
Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA; "Self Image." Cur.: D.
Cultural Center, Belmont, CA; "Bay Arts 1986." Juror:
L. Gompert, Curator, New Museum of Contemporary Art, New York, NY
League, Palo Alto, CA; "Northern California Print Competition."*°
1985 Miller/Brown Gallery, San Francisco, California
Peoria, IL: "20th Bradley National." Juror: L. Leubbers.°
Nacional de Mexico, Mexico City, Mexico
South of Market
Cultural Center, San Francisco, CA
1984 Cabrillo College Art Gallery, Aptos, California; "The
League, Palo Alto, CA; "Northern California Print Competition."
Award. Jur: Henry Hopkins, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art;
Robert Flynn Johnson, Achenbach Foundation for the Graphic Arts;
Gallery, San Francisco, California
1983 University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts°
Fine Arts Department, North Hampton, Massachusetts°
Cultural Center, Palo Alto, California; "Primarily Color."*
Library, Boston, Massachussetts
1982 Richmond Art Center, Richmond, California; "Spring Annual."
Juror: George Neubert, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Terry
St. John, Oakland
Council, San Francisco, California; "Bay Area Monotypes.: University
of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky*°
University, Fort Collins, Colorado°
University, Bowling Green°
1981 Zaner Gallery, Rochester, New York; "Small Works National
'81." Juror: Betty Parsons*°
Santa Clara, California; "First Annual Triton Museum Competition."
Peoria, Illinois; "18th Bradley National." Juror: Misch
Gallery, San Francisco, California.
1980 San Mateo Arts Council, Belmont, California; "Bay Arts
University Art Gallery, Rohnert Park, California*°
West Corporate Headquarters, San Mateo, California*
1979 Trenton State College, Trenton, New Jersey; "National
Drawing '79." Juror: Bernice Rose, Museum of Modern Art, New York ,New York
Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York.
Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.
Oakland Museum, Oakland, California
Achenbach Foundation for the Graphic Arts, Fine Arts Museums, San
Phoenix Art Commission, Phoenix, Arizona
Cantor Arts Center at Stanford University, Stanford, California
City of Palo Alto Permanent Collection, Palo Alto, California
University Galleries of California State University, Hayward, California
Euphrat Gallery of De Anza College, Cupertino, California
The Chair Variations: Eight Lithographs by Linda Goodman with Text
by Al Young, Limestone Press, San Francisco
"Chair: A Progression in Twelve Monotypes"
by Linda Goodman. Letterpress by Andrew Hoyem, Arion Press, San Francisco, CA
"Food For Thought" by Linda Goodman, Bluxome Editions, San Francisco, CA
"Poetry and Modern Dance Ignite the 28th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition," sfonthebay.com October 2014.
"28th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition," artslant.com/sf, October 12, 2014
Rona Marech, "Hot Dates: Compact city has big impact when it comes to local art," San Francisco Chronicle, October 3, 2003,
William Zimmer, "The 20th Century, All Pieced Together,"
The New York Times, January 28, 2001.
Judy Birke, "In 'Amalgamation,' forgotten objects get fresh
lives," New Haven Register, January 14, 2001.
P. Clabby, E. Doktorski, J. Malinowski, "Amalgamation: An Exhibition
of Assemblage & Collage" Catalog, Center for Contemporary
Art, New Haven, Connecticut
David Wiegand, "More Foot Art", San Francisco Chronicle,
Datebook, Sept. 7, 1997.
Jennifer Asche, "Tongues May Be Wagging Over Art Show With
Sole," San Francisco Chronicle, Contra Costa, Sept. 12, 1997
Vera Chan, "Footprints of identity, "The Times, September.
William Zimmer, "California or New York, Coastal Styles,"
The New York Times, Sept. 22, 1996.
Jim Leitzell, "Creative Approaches to Monotype," About
Art, Vol.1, No. 11, Sacramento Bee, Feb. 96.
L. Ortiz, "A Visual Memoir", Weekend, Davis Enterprise,
January 20, 1996.
"East/West," Journal of the Print World, Gary Shaffer,
Larry Ortiz, "Monotype Forum Called Exceptional," Artsline
, Sutter Creek, CA, July 1995.
Edith Smith, "Limestone Press Archives & Master Drawings
at Stanford", California Printmaker, June 94."
"Contemporary Printmaking: Artists' Statements," Artweek,
November 5, 1992.
"Print Exhibits Cover the Canvas," San Francisco Chronicle,
October 4, 1992.
"Directions In Bay Area Printmaking," Journal of the Print
World, Fall 1992.
Directions in Bay Area Printmaking: Three Decades, Signe Mayfield,
The Palo Alto Cultural Center, 1992.
Pacific Prints 1992: 6th Biennial Print Competition & Exhibition,
"Dialogue: Linda Goodman and Barbara Parsons," Visions
Quarterly, Spring, 1991, Los Angeles.
Carol Fowler, "Gallery's 'Vessels' Exhibit Can More Than Hold
Its Own," Contra Costa Times, 5/27/
"Pacific Prints Exhibition of 1988," West Art, Vol. 26,
No. 16, May 13, 1988. P.1.
Donnelly, Kathleen, "Winning Prints Are Anything But Pacific,"
Palo Alto Weekly, April 6, 1988.
"Print Show at Pacific Art League," Peninsula Times Tribune,
April 3,, 1988.
Shere, Charles, "Artscene," The Oakland Tribune, May 5,
Hale, David, "Bound To Stir Thing Up; Exhibit Showcases Artist's
Books," The Fresno Bee, 3/22/87.
Shere, Charles, "Studio Tours Showcase Where Art Is Going,"
Oakland Tribune, Oct. 28, 1986.
Burkhardt, Dorothy, "Open Season At The Studios," San
Jose Mercury News, Oct. 17, 1986.
Burkhardt, Dorothy, "Printmakers Shun Technical Fetishism,"
San Jose Mercury News, 6/19/86
Rawlins, Penelope, Peninsula Time Tribune, October 18, 1985.
Burkhardt, Dorothy, "Linda Goodman: Paintings, Drawings,"
San Jose Mercury News, 11/9/1984.
Powers, Victoria, "Palo Alto Painter at Seipp," Palo Alto
Weekly, October 10, 1984.
Goldman, Ann, "Color Is The Primary Attraction," Palo
Alto Weekly, October 13, 1982.
Shere, Charles, "Gallery Review," Oakland Tribune, d-6,
April 11, 1982.
Stewart, Laura, "Judged By The Master," Rochester Democrat
and Chronicle, Nov 6, 1981.
Norris, Tim, "The Parsons Vision, " Times-Union, Rochester,
New York, November 6, 1981.
Roder, Sylvie, "Confinement Is The Catalyst," Artweek,
Oakland, CA, November 29, 1980.
Walker, Meg, Palo Alto Weekly, August 21, 1980, p.22.
Caen Herb, "The Monday Thing," San Francisco Chronicle,
August 18, 1980.
Reinka, Janet, "No One Like Nude ArtNow Walls Are Nude,"
The Peninsula Times Tribune, 8/15/80.
Golding, George, San Mateo Times, August 14, 1980, p. 22.
Weaver, Gay M., "Drawings Notable For Human Figure," Palo
Alto Times, August 31, 1981.
M.F.A., Printmaking, Mills College, Oakland, California
B.A., Fine Art, Stanford University, Stanford, California, with
Honors in the Creative Arts
HONORS AND AWARDS
Residency Chalk Hill Artist Residency, September 2015
Residency, La Pilande Basse, Plaisance, France. Sponsors Michael and Judy O'Shea, June 2001
Residency, Malaspina Printmaking Society, Vancouver, British Columbia,
Canada, January-February 2001
Jerome Foundation Fellowship, Kala Institute, Berkeley, California
Award, Pacific Prints '88, Palo Alto, California 1988
Prize, Northern California Print Competition, Palo Alto, California,
McDowell Colony Fellow in Printmaking, Peterborough, NH, Alternate,
SECA Finalist, San Francisco, California, 1978.
2015-18 City College of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA. Printmaking, Adjunct Instructor
Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA Monoprin, Monotype, Drawing. Teaching artistt
Il Bisonte, International School of Graphic Arts, Florence, Italy.
Visiting Professor,"Your Creative Sojourn in Italy — Printmaking in Florence with Linda Goodman: Monotype and Chine Collè, Monoprint,
2010 Stanford University, Florence, Italy. Stanford-in-Florence 50th Anniversary, Printmaking Workshop.
Mission College, Santa Clara, California. Instructor, Drawing
2006-09 Pleasant Valley Adult School, Oakland, CA; teacher of adults with disabilities/older adults: drawing, painting, crafts, film appreciation, communications
2005-06 Skopelos Foundation for the Arts, Skopelos, Greece. Program
Director, Creative Monotype Workshop
2001-02 University of Oregon, Eugene, Oregon. Visiting Assistant
Professor, Art Department. Intaglio and Relief.
2000 Whitman College, Walla Walla, Washington; Visiting Assistant
Professor, Art Department. Painting, Drawing, Lithography,Senior Thesis.
1996-01 Santa Reparata International School of Art, Florence, Italy;
Workshop instructor, Intaglio, Monotype
1983-00 Kala Institute, Berkeley, California. Instructor, Printmaking
1998 San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California.
Lecturer, Art Department.Drawing and Printmaking
1994-97 De Anza College, Cupertino, California. Lecturer, Art Department.Drawing
1995 SACI Studio Art Centers International Florence, Italy; Visiting
Artist, Monotype and Chine Collè
1993 San Francisco State University, Lecturer, Department of Art,
Drawing and Printmaking
of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Visiting Artist, Drawing, Split Rocks
1992 UC Berkeley. Lecturer, Printmaking, Department of Art Practice.
1991 Cal State University, Hayward, California. Lecturer, Art Dept.
Printmaking and Artists' Books
1990 San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, California. Visiting
1990 Cal State University, Hayward, California. Lecturer, Art Dept.
1989 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois.
Visiting Artist, Printmaking, Intaglio and Relief.
1988-89 Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California. Lecturer,
Drawing and Printmaking, Department of Art.
1988 Cal State University, Hayward, California. Lecturer, Art Dept.
Printmaking and Artists' Books.
1984 Mills College, Oakland, California. Lecturer, Design, Book
1983 University Of Minnesota, Deluth. Visiting Artist. Drawing. Split
Rock Summer Art Program.
1978-83 De Anza College, Cupertino, California. Instructor, Department
of Art. Life Drawing.Printmaking:lithography, intaglio and monotype.
CONFERENCES AND SYMPOSIA
Interviewed, "Firenze Arte Oggi, (Florence Art Today), Toscana
TV, Italian TV, July 1998
Moderator, "The Invisible Artist: Supporting the Habit,"
San Francisco Art Institute, June 1993.
Panelist, Artists' Books, Books Arts Symposium, San Francisco, August
VISITING ARTIST LECTURES
The Artist's Experience, University of Oregon, January 2002
Malaspina Printmaking Society, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada,
San Jose State University, San Jose, California, 1991
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 1990
Scripps College, Claremont, California, March 1988.
Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, California, 1985
EXHIBITIONS JURIED OR CURATED
Fresno County Fair,(Juror) Art Exhibition Awards, 2007.
Marin Arts Council Individual ArtistsGrants, 2004, Painting/2D,
(Juror), Awarded $50,000 in grants.
Adelaine Kent Exhibit (Co-curator), Artists Annual, (Juror), Walter
and MacBean Galleries, San Francisco Art Institute, 1992, 1994, 1995
Alameda County Fair Art Competition (Juror), Livermore, CA 1996
AICA, International Association of Art Critics, Member since 1990.
Creative Growth Art Center, Teacher 1991, 2006
Pleasant Valley Adult School, Oakland, CA; teacher adults with disabilities
and older adults; 2006
College Art Association, Member
Printworks Magazine, an online magazine of printmaking; Editor.
California Society of Printmakers, Journal Editor 1992-96; Board
Member 1988-89, 1992-96.
San Francisco Art Institute Artists Committee Member, 1992-1995.
TRAVEL/FOREIGN LANGUAGES SPOKEN
Speak and write fluent Italian; understand Spanish, some French.
Extensive travel/study in Italy
and Western Europe (France, Greece, others), Great Britain, and
Mexico. Lived and worked in Italy
and Great Britain and Vancouver, Canada.
COMPUTER AND TECHNOLOGY PROFICIENCY
Familiar with offset lithography, 4-color process, computer graphics,
digital imagingand electronic publishing,
including Photoshop, Dreamweaver, MS Word, Filemaker, Illustrator,
Excel, and others.
Video and photography. Photo processes in printmaking.
ADDITIONAL STUDIO PROFICIENCY
Painting, drawing, artists' books, papermaking.
Area Workshops/Classes/ click here
in Florence, Italy Workshop/click here
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