Sausalito - Artist Karen LeGault


Karen LeGault San Francisco Bay Area Landscape Artist

 

Karen LeGault ~ Fine Art
Hydrangea Studio
2512 13th Ave.
Oakland, CA 94606
510-601-1619



SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2012, Jan. to March – College of Marin Emeritus Gallery, Kentfield

2009, Jan to March – Post Meridian Restaurant, Kensington, CA

2008, July to Sept. - Alta Bates Hospital Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2008, April to May - Rockridge Café, Oakland, CA   

2007, Oct. to Nov. - Incline Village Regional Library, Incline Village, NV -

2005, Nov. to Jan. - 2006 - SF St. Frances Hospital Gallery, SF, CA  

2003, Sept. to Oct. - Triton Hotel Mezzanine, SF, CA                                                                                                  

2003, April - Claremont Hotel - Oakland, CA.

2002, Nov. to Dec. - Renaissance Cafe - Concord, CA. 

2002, April to Nov. - California Cafe - Palo Alto, CA

2000, June - Oakland Asian Cultural Center, Oakland, CA

2000, March - Diablo Valley College, Pleasant Hill, CA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2008 - College of Marin, San Rafael

2002 - Artship Windows, Jack London Square

2002 - “Year of the Horse”, Alta Bates Hospital

2002, 2001 - Alta Bates Hospital, Kaiser Center and John Muir Hospitals - Oriental Art Society

2001 - “ArtExpo California”, exhibitor at San Francisco Concourse

 

ART FESTIVALS

2003 to present – Annual Art Festivals in numerous cities repeatedly, several being juried shows - San Carlos, Los Altos, Menlo Park, Montclair, Kings Beach, Tahoe, Squaw Valley, Homewood, Truckee, Reno, Northstar, Mountain View, Palo Alto, Walnut Creek and Marin OPEN STUDIOS

1994 to present - PRO ARTS East Bay Open Studios

1994 to present - November and December Holiday Shows

2004, 2003, 2002 - San Francisco Artspan Open Studio, Triton Hotel Group

 

AWARDS & HONORS

2001 - Juror for Adobe Art Center and Gallery Spring at the Adobe Open Exhibit

 

EDUCATION IN FINE ARTS

1970 – 73, American River College and CCAC

1992-1994 – BA, Fine Art Painting, San Francisco State University. Advisor - Bob Bechtle. Influential teachers have included Ralph Goings, John Kaneko and Lampo Leong.

COLLECTIONS

Summit Hospital in Oakland, County of Alameda-Public Records Building, Highland Hospital Critical Care Facility (Alameda County). Countless private collections including locations in Oakland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, Denver, Seattle, Victoria B.C., Hong Kong and London.

COMMISSIONS Maria and Peter Wenner, Dick and Linda Burnett, Beverly Morgan, Michael Scollard, Susan Troy, Randy Heyman, Ed Mickens

 

ART MANAGEMENT

2004, 2003, 2002 - Open Studio and Triton Hotel coordinator/director, up to 35 artists.

2003 to present    - Director/coordinator of annual Feather River Art Camp, up to 106 attendants.


ART TEACHING EXPERIENCE                                                                               

1993 to present    - Drawing and Painting instructor in many venues.

Private Classes - Sept. 00 to present.  Weekly classes, year round, for adults, in Brush Painting, Watercolor, Art in the Garden and Beginning Drawing  

Feather River Adult Art Camp – 1999 to present - A week long intensive with students of various abilities drawing and painting in an environment of woods, streams and bogs. Currently I am director of the camp since 2003, as well as an instructor.

Adult School – Dec. 04 to present - Pleasant Valley Adult School- Classes in Beginning Drawing and Painting for older active adults. Alameda Adult School – Classes in Arts and Crafts for frail and disabled older adults. Piedmont Adult School – Chinese Brush Painting

Chabot Elementary School - November 01 to present; a curriculum of art classes once a week for 4th and 5th graders, also after school classes in drawing and painting for K -5.

Art Outreach in the Schools - City of Walnut Creek – Training Program participant- Art classes in classrooms to fulfill state academic standards in the Arts.

ASUC Art Studio (UC Berkeley) - April, 2000 to 2004; Chinese Brush Painting

Studio  1 – Oakland  January, 1999 to present;  Chinese Brush Painting               , Beg. Dwg.,   

U.C. Berkeley Botanical Garden – 1995 to 2003;       Drawing and Painting from Plants and Flowers; 10 week classes and week-end workshops for adults. Summer Art-camps for children                

Little Stars Pre-school - 6-1999 to 5-2002 -  weekly children’s art classes

Danspace Ballet School -  July, 2001 - Summer art series for young dancers

Moraga  Parks and Rec. – 1994 to 2000  -  10 week classes and summer art-camps for children

Tiburon/Belvedere Rec. – 1994 to 1999   Watercolor and Drawing - 6 week classes for adults, 9 months out of the year;  8 week classes for children          

North Tahoe Art Center – 1996; weekend workshop

Tamalpais Adult Ed. – 1993-1994; Drawing and Painting from Plants and Flowers;  Color Theory 

Berkeley Public Schools – After School Program – 1974;  Various Art, Film and Dance classes

 

ORGANIZATIONAL/DIRECTING EXPERIENCE  

Oakland Feather River Art Camp for adults

2003 to present  - Feather River Art Camp director.  Promote, coordinate, administer and direct a group of 50 to 120 people, including a staff of 6 to 13 instructors..

Open Studios East Bay - open studio coordinator/director - groups of 16 in 2002 and 2003

San Francisco Artspan - Triton Hotel artist coordinator/director - group of 12 artists in 2002, group of 35 in 2003, group of 31 in 2004

 

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