Awards, Honors and Grants

2021       The Haven Foundation: Grant

2020       The Haven Foundation: Grant

2016       Corning Museum of Glass, Corning NY: Full Scholarship

2015       Bullseye Resource Center, Artist in Residence, Emeryville, CA

               Alameda County Arts Commission: Highland Hospital Commission Awardee

2013       Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant

2009       Alameda County Arts Commission: Purchase Program, Oakland, CA

               Alameda County Arts Commission:Juvenile Justice Center: Commission Awardee

2004/07 Headlands Center for the Arts, Affiliate Artist Award, Sausalito, CA

1998       Olympia Sustaining Fund, Grant, Olympia, WA

1990       National Foundation for Advancement in the Arts, National Arts and

               Recognition Talent Search, Honorable Mention

               Sovran Bank Award, Purchase Award

               Pratt Art School, National Talent Search Finalist

               Maryland Artist Equity Foundation, Finalist

               Maryland College of Art and Design, Competition, Honorable Mention

1989       Smithsonian Museum, Resident Associate Honors Award, Scholarship

               State of Maryland, Federation of Women’s Clubs Competition, 2nd place

               Washington Regional Scholastic Art Awards, Gold Key Recipient

               National Scholastic Art Awards, Finalist

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2021      Museum of Arts and Sciences, Macon, GA (upcoming)

              Hardin Center for Cultural Arts, Gasden AL (upcoming)

2020      Bullseye Projects, Glimmer, Emeryville, CA

2018      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Shimmer, Oakland, CA

2015      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Prism, Oakland, CA

2013      Oakland Museum Guild, studio tour and talk, El Cerrito, CA

2012      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Verdant Refuge, Oakland, CA

2011      SFMOMA Artist Gallery, Jenn Shifflet, San Francisco, CA

              Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Jenn Shifflet, SF Art Fair, SF, CA

              425 Market, Jenn Shifflet, curated by Casey Associates and Chandra

              Cerrito Contemporary, San Francisco, CA

2009      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Dream Pools, Light Drifts, Oakland, CA

2005      Alta Bates Gallery, Layered in Subtlety, Berkeley, CA

2004      John F. Kennedy University Gallery, Within the Between, Berkeley, CA

1998      Studio 321, Cycles and Connections, Olympia, Washington

              The Evergreen State College, Recent Works, Olympia, WA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, East Cut Art Fair, SF, CA

              Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, SF Art Fair, SF, CA

2017      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, SF Art Fair, SF, CA

2016      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, SF Art Fair, SF, CA

              Bullseye Projects, In Residence, Emeryville, CA

              Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, SF Art Fair, CA

              Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Object of Contemplation, Oakland, CA

              JGo Gallery, Winter Sol, Park City, Utah

2015      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, SF Art Fair, San Francisco, CA

              Yuma Art Center, Metaphysical Abstraction, Yuma Arizona

              Morris Graves Museum, Metaphysical Abstraction, Eureka CA

              JGo Gallery, Massively Small, Park City, Utah

2014      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, SF Art Fair, San Francisco, CA

              JGo Gallery, Inception, Park City, Utah

              ICA, Annual Exhibition and Auction, San Jose, CA

              JGo Gallery, Massively Small, Park City, Utah

2013      Neiman Marcus, Fashion Night Out, Walnut Creek, CA

2012      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, SF Art Fair, San Francisco, CA

              Fresh Paint, ELEMENTal, Culver City, CA

              Danville Art Gallery, Colorscapes, Danville, CA

              Neiman Marcus, Fashion Night Out, Walnut Creek, CA

2011      Bedford Art Gallery, Outlandish, Walnut Creek, CA (invitational)

              Kala Institute, Benefit Auction, Berkeley, CA

              UC Berkeley, Worth Ryder Gallery, Cynosure, Berkeley, CA

              JFK University Gallery, Odyssey, Berkeley, CA (3 person invitational)

              Di Rosa Preserve, Artistic License, Annual Benefit Auction, Napa, CA

2010      Susan Street Gallery, Just Add Water, San Diego, CA

              Di Rosa Preserve, Artivore Antics, Napa, CA

              Visual Aid, Benefit Auction, San Francisco, CA

2009      The Berkeley Art Center, Metaphysical Abstraction, Berkeley, CA

              The Stewart Gallery, Small Works, Boise, ID

2008      Oakland Airport and Pro Arts, Four East Bay Artists, Oakland, CA

               Visual Aid, Benefit Auction, San Francisco, CA

              Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Impermanence, Sebastopol, CA (Merit award)

              Donna Seager Gallery, Three Headlands Artists, San Rafael, CA

              Cavallo Point, Headlands Artists, Sausalito, CA

              Artworks Downtown, Out of the Fog- Headlands Artists, San Rafael, CA

2007      Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Keira Kotler and Jenn Shifflet, Oakland, CA

              Di Rosa Preserve, Moon Proof Madness, Napa, CA

              Root Division Gallery, Taste 2007, San Francisco, CA

              Headlands Center for the Arts, Open House, Sausalito, CA

              Contemporary Quarterly, Still, Curated by Chandra Cerrito

              Kneedler Fauchere, Curated by Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006      Di Rosa Preserve, California Dreamin’: 5th Annual Benefit Auction and

              Exhibition, Napa, CA

              Headlands Center for the Arts, Open House, Sausalito, CA

              Donna Seager Gallery, Gallery Artists, San Rafael, CA

              Kneedler Fauchere, Curated by Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco,CA

              John F. Kennedy University Gallery, Alumni Show, Berkeley, CA

2005      Headlands Center for the Arts, Open House, Sausalito, CA

              SOMARTS, Big Deal, San Francisco, CA

              UC Davis & The MIND Institute, Pain Exhibit, Sacramento, CA

              Artisans Art Gallery, Contemporary Abstracts, Juried Exhibition, Mill Valley, CA

              Walters Art Museum, Winners Circle, Baltimore, MD

2004      Headlands Center for the Arts, Open House, Sausalito, CA

              John F. Kennedy University Gallery, Rapture, Juried Exhibition, Berkeley, CA

              Alameda Art Center, Contemporary Abstract Juried Exhibition, Alameda, CA

              John F. Kennedy University Gallery, Graduate Exhibit, Berkeley, CA

              Artisans Art Gallery, Contemporary Abstracts Juried Exhibition, Mill Valley, CA

2003      Off the Preserve Gallery, All in the Family, Napa, CA

              New Langton Arts, Polaroid, San Francisco, CA (Invitational)

              Artisans Art Gallery, National Juried Exhibition, Mill Valley, CA

              Berkeley Art Center, Members’ Showcase, Berkeley, CA

2002      Builders Gallery, Polaroid, San Francisco, CA

2001/04John F. Kennedy University Gallery, Annual 2x2 Show, Berkeley, CA

1998      State of the Arts Gallery, Arts Walk Showcase, Olympia, WA

              The Evergreen State College Library, Celebrating Women Artists, Olympia, WA

1996      Mariah Art Center, Arts Walk, Olympia, WA

              University of California at Santa Cruz, Baskin Studios, Student Works, Santa Cruz, CA

1990      Maryland College of Art and Design, Competition Showcase, Silver Spring, MD

              National Scholastic Awards Exhibition: Traveling Exhibition:

              Towson State University, Towson, MD

              Gudelsky Gallery, Silver Spring, MD

              Thesis Gallery, Baltimore, MD

              Mosely Gallery, Princess Anne, MD

              Corcoran Gallery, Washington, MD

1989      Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Rotunda Gallery,

              Smithsonian Resident Scholarship Awardees Show, Washington, D.C.

              National Cathedral, Cathedral Works, Juried Exhibition, Washington, D.C.

              Glen Echo Park Gallery, Labor Day Juried Show, Glen Echo, MD

1988      Strathmore Hall Arts Center, Annual Juried Show, Rockville, MD

 

Reviews

2018     SF/Arts Guide, October, v.27 no.6, Guide to San Francisco Arts in NY Times,

             Review”, Christian L. Frock, SF/Arts Curator

             East Bay Express, October, “Review”, DeWitt Cheng

             Alameda Magazine, October, “Review”, DeWitt Cheng

             Art Practical, September, AP Picks, Shimmer Exhibition

             YouTube, October, “Video of Interview with DeWitt Cheng for Shimmer exhibition”

2015     Art Practical, March, “New Work by Jenn Shifflet”

2013     The Studio Work, October, “http://thestudiowork.blogspot.com”, Elise Morris

2012     Art Ltd. Magazine, June,“Verdant Refuge at Chandra Cerrito Contemporary”, Barbara Morris

             East Bay Express, March,“Verdant Refuge”, Obi Kaufman

             Berkeley Times, February, “Neiman Marcus Purchases Works by Berkeley Artists”

2011     San Francisco Art Beat, March, “SF MOMA Artist’s Gallery Group Show”

             East Bay Express, May, “Slow Food at Arts and Consciousness Gallery”, by DeWitt Cheng

             Berkeley Daily Planet, October, “Lyric Representations of Sacred, Unattainable Worlds”, Peter                    Selz

             Square Cylinder, “Jenn Shifflet at Chandra Cerrito”, David Roth

             East Bay Express, September, Museums & Galleries: “Water World”, DeWitt Cheng

             East Bay Express, October, “Metaphysical Abstractions”, DeWitt Cheng

2008     Artweek Magazine, “Keira Kotler and Jenn Shifflet at Chandra CerritoContemporary”, February

             Volume 39, Jacki Spicer

             East Bay Express, October, Critic’s Choice: “Mercury 20 Gallery”

             East Bay Express, November, Critic’s Choice: “ Keira Kotler and Jenn Shifflet”

Education

2004      MFA, John F. Kennedy University, Berkeley, CA

1995      BA, Evergreen State College, Olympia, WA

Catalogs and Books

2015     The New Collectors Book, Published by Basak Malone: Cover image

2011     Di Rosa Preserve, Artistic License, Annual Benefit Auction: Catalog

2010     Di Rosa Preserve, Artivore Antics, Annual Benefit Auction: Catalog

2009     Berkeley Art Center: Metaphysical Abstraction: Contemporary Approaches to Spiritual Content,                with essay by Mark Levy, Ph.D

             Chandra Cerrito Contemporary: Bridge Art Fair Collection Book, published by Chandra Cerrito

             The Westin Verasa Art Collection book, published by Chandra Cerrito

2008     ProArts, Open Studio Directory, Front cover image

2007     Contemporary Quarterly, with Essay by Chandra Cerrito, Still Exhibition

2006     Di Rosa Preserve, Moon Proof Madness: 6th Annual Benefit Auction: Catalog

2005     Di Rosa Preserve, California Dreamin’, 5th Annual Benefit Auction: Catalog

             The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore MD., Winner’s Circle Exhibition: Catalog

2003     Social Demo: An Artists Proof, edited by Ted Purves, A Collaborative Project

 

Selected Collections

Alameda County Public Art Collection

Alameda County Juvenile Justice Center

Capitol Hill Hilton, Washington, D.C, Presidential Suite

City of Olympia, WA, Department of Health and Social Services

DKS & Associates

DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary

The Evergreen State College

F&M Bank

Highland Hospital, Oakland, CA

Hilton, McLean, VA

John B. Collins & Associates

JW Marriott, Ankara Turkey

Kaiser Hospital, Vacaville, CA

LEK Consulting

Mascone Marriott, San Francisco, CA

Neiman Marcus: Walnut Creek, CA, Dallas, TX, North Carolina, Palo

Alto, Beverly Hills, CA, New York and New Jersey

Nordstrom Headquarters, Seattle, WA

UCSF Medical Center, San Fransisco, CA

Raffles Hotel, Istanbul, Turkey

Ritz Carlton, Shenzhen, China

Ritz Carlton, Dubai

Sovran Bank

St. Regis, Atlanta, GA, Presidential Suite

Weil Gotshal & Manges LLP

The Westin Verasa, Napa, CA