LINDA EKSTROM  
 
 
Born 1951, Pasadena, CA
 
EDUCATION
1996-97 Visiting Scholar, Department of Religious Studies, UCSB
1982 BA College of Creative Studies, UC Santa Barbara, CA

1996 MFA UC Santa Barbara, CA

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2001 Beneath Memory, frumkin/duval gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1999 Deep Sleep of Resemblance, frumkin/duval gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1998 children of memory, Holocaust Remembrance, University Art Museum, UCSB, CA
1997 Transcription, Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
.........a space for memory, Holocaust Remembrance, UCSB Gallery 1434
.........Éfrom the fire and Garden, OuterSpace Gallery, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
1989 ARTSEEN, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
1985 Recent Works, OuterSpace Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

1982 Resolved/Unresolved: Installation, College of Creative Studies Art Gallery, UCSB, CA

 

COLLABORATIVE PROJECTS

2000 memory/in/dwelling, Installation created with Richard D. Hecht, for Yom Ha Shoah, University of California, Santa Barbara

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2002 Ex Libris, frumkin/duval gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2001 Theory or Faith, LIMN Gallery, San Francisco, CA
.........Spun, The Living Room, Santa Monica, CA
2000 Faith: The Impact of Judeo-Christian Religion on Art at the Millennium, The Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art, Ridgefield, CT .........(January-May), catalog
1999 Open and Closed: Artists Contemporary Books as Sculpture, Fullerton College Art Gallery, Fullerton, CA
.........Trans-, Quotidian Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1998 Charity2, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
.........2nd Biennial ArtistsÕ Books Juried Exhibition, Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, La Jolla, CA
1997 Testimony: Reconstructing Histories, Montgomery Gallery, Pomona College, CA
1996-7 Seeking Balance: An Artistic Journey, Riverside Art Museum, CA
1996 Reproducing NATURE, Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1995 Un Ange Passe, Reynolds Gallery, Westmont College, juried show
.........Investigations: UC Santa Barbara Fine Arts,
.........Retrospective: Awards in the Visual Arts, Individual Artist Program
.........Grant, Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
1994 IAP: Traveling Exhibition, Battaravia Gallery, Santa Maria, Elverhoy
.........Museum, Solvang, Channing Peake Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1993 Faculty Exhibition, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara Community College,CA
.........Prints, curated by Ro Snell, Faulkner Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
.........CHAIRity, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
1992 AIDS CAP, Frame Works Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1988 Assemblages, Arpel Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1987 Art Walk, Open Studio Exhibit & Tour, UCSB Alumni Ass.
1986 All California 86 on a Small Scale, Laguna Art Museum, curated by Howard Fox, catalog
1985 X-Change, traveling exhibition of works on paper by five artists from each of three locations:Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts .........Forum, Anchorage, Alaska, Moskow, Idaho, catalog
1984 Group Show: WomenÕs Building Santa Barbara, CA
1983 Group Show: Risser Gallery, Pasadena, CA
Group Show: Pacific States Print and Drawing Exhibition, University of Hawaii at Hilo, curated by Charles Garabedian, catalog
.........California Mystique: Contemporary Women Painters, McPhee Union Art Gallery, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, CA, curated by Sandy .........Ballatore
.........Western States Figurative Realism, Cypress College, Cypress, CA

1981 Big Paintings, College of Creative Studies Art Gallery, UC Santa Barbara,CA

 

AWARDS
1997 JurorÕs Award, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
1996 AbramÕs Grant, UCSB WomenÕs Center, CA
.........Best of Show, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
1995 AbramÕs Grant, UCSB WomenÕs Center, CA
.........Best of Show, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
1993 Individual Artist Program Award, Santa Barbara County Arts Commission
1986 Artseen, Santa Barbara Museum of Art funding for site specific work
1982 Presidents Undergraduate Fellowship, UCSB