Jeanine Briggs


2010 (July)  de Young Museum Artist’s Studio, San Francisco, CA, 1 month
•    to demonstrate work in progress and exhibit finished work
•    to conduct large-scale public art project
1999-2000  Recology (formerly SF Recycling and Disposal), San Francisco, CA, 3 ½ months
•    collected end waste materials and transformed them into art in on-site studio       
•    kept a journal which I later developed into a full-length book

Public Projects
2009  “Heartwebs,” large full fiberglass heart created as part of HEARTS ’09; beneficiary:
San Francisco General Hospital Foundation, sponsor: Visa, Inc.

2008  “90 Degrees,” creation of a park from a parking space as part of (Park)ing Day, global event by The Trust for Public Land; founder: REBAR, San Francisco, CA

Selected Corporate Rentals, Exhibitions, and Collections
2008  Sony, paintings featured in online ad for video games
2008  Believe Media, art featured in nationwide TV commercial for Quaker Foods
2000-08  Environmental Protection Agency, San Francisco, CA
2000-08  Eco Center, San Francisco’s First Green Building Project, San Francisco, CA
2004  Mills Building, San Francisco, CA
2003  Kwan Henmi Architectural Planning, San Francisco, CA
2003  Pacific Gas & Electric Building, San Francisco, CA
2000-02  San Francisco State University, Downtown Campus, San Francisco, CA
2001  Independent Media Institute, San Francisco, CA
2000  “Building of the Month Recycling Award,” 100 Pine Street, San Francisco, CA

Selected Two/Three Person Exhibitions
2009  “Perceive and Connect,” Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA             
2008  “Autumnal Equinox Celebration/Art Show,” private home, Stinson Beach, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2010  “Collect!” Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
2009  “Revisions: New Creations from scrap,” ReMake Lounge/Green Zebra Environmental Action Center,
San Francisco, CA
2009  “Red,” Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
2008  "Members’ Showcase,” Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
2008  “Recollections: 30 Years of SCRAP,” Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2007  "The Art of Harmony," Zimmer Children's Museum, Los Angeles, CA
2007, 06, 05  "Arts on Fire IX, X, XI" Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
2007  New York Art Expo with Art-Exchange, New York, NY
2006  International Hotel, Motel, Restaurant Show with Art-Exchange, New York, NY
2006  "Dreams from Dawn to Dusk," Amsterdam Whitney Gallery, New York, NY
2005  "All in the Family IV," di Rosa Preserve, Napa, CA
2005  "Sacred Objects," Alameda Art Center, Alameda, CA
2005  "Alternative Media," Online Juried Exhibition,
2004, 03  "All in the Family II, III," Off the Preserve Gallery, Napa, CA
2004, 03, 02  "Open Sculpture and Craft," Marin Art and Garden Center, Ross, CA
2003, 01  "Sacred Objects," "Art of Function," Artisans Gallery, Mill Valley, CA
2003  "Women's Festival," Second City Council Gallery, Long Beach, CA
2000  "Sculpture, Collage, Mixed Media," Long Beach Arts Gallery, Long Beach, CA

Selected Solo Exhibitions
2002-03  "Phenomena of the Land, Sea, and Sky," Gordon’s, San Francisco, CA
2001  "Monochromes," "Standing Free," San Geronimo Golf Course, CA
2001, 00   6 separate shows with artist talks, Arrivederci, San Rafael, CA
2001  "Imprints and Impressions," Ristorante Fabrizio, Larkspur, CA
2000  "Natural Forces," Ristorante La Toscana, Terra Linda, CA
2000  "Off the Wall," AIR Show, SF Recycling & Disposal, Inc., San Francisco, CA
2000  “Geometrics,” berenice salon, San Francisco, CA

2008  honorable mention, “Members’ Showcase,” Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
2005  juror's award,  "Arts on Fire IX," Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
2003  juror's award, "All in the Family II," Off the Preserve Gallery, Napa, CA
2002  award, "Open Sculpture and Craft," Marin Art and Garden Center, Ross, CA

Selected Press and Publications
2009  The Guild Sourcebook of Art 24, “The Art of Being Green,” pp. 21, 22, 320.
2009  Artweek, Preview: “Perceive and Connect,” June, p. 32
2009  San Francisco Chronicle and, “Artists put their hearts into a
good cause,” Sunday Datebook, February 8, p. 35.
2007  Show & Tell: The Art of Harmony, Zimmer Children’s Museum, pp. 138-139

Pictured in Montage (left to right): Nexus, detail; Icarus, Heartwebs, Joie de Vivre, Mëlange, detail
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