S H I R L E Y   H A Z L E T T

     MFA  Painting, with Honors, San Francisco Art Institute
     BA Art Studio and Art History, Dual BA degrees, California State University, Sacramento
     PhD  Doctor of Philosophy, University of Oregon, Eugene
     BA  American Studies, San Francisco State University, San Francisco

Shirley Hazlett Art Studio, photograph courtesy of Kurt Edward Fishback
    Solo and Two-Artist Shows

    2019 Invited Featured Artist, Mayor Darrell Steinberg's Office, Sacramento, June & July 2019


                                           Window to the World, Acrylic on canvas, 50" x 30"
                                                    Mayor's Office, City of Sacramento, Installation View

     2017 Silk and Steel, Shirley Hazlett and William Ishmael, Beatnik Gallery
             Featured Artist, Studio 12, ARTHOUSE

     2016 Shirley Hazlett, Benicia City Hall Council Chambers, Invitational, Arts Benicia Presents
                 Shirley Hazlett,  Studio 12, ARTHOUSE
     2015 Textural Memory, Shimo Center for the Arts, Sacramento

     2014 Call and Response, Kenneth B Gallery, Florence, Oregon
                 A Response in Black and White, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary Gallery, Sacramento
     2013 Earth Rhythm, Unitarian Universalist Society of Sacramento

     2012 Chance Encounters, Axis Gallery, Sacramento

     2011 Luminance, Pence Gallery, Davis
                 Flow - MFA Exhibition  , San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco

     2009 Introducing Shirley Hazlett, 2237 Gallery, Roseville

     2008 Navigation, The Grotto, San Francisco

     2007 Thinking Inks, The Arte Junction Gallery, Winters  
                 Pasaje, Brickhouse Gallery, Sacramento

     2006 Recent Paintings: Shirley Hazlett, R. Witt Gallery, California State University, Sacramento

   Selected Group Shows
     2019    Pence Gallery, Davis, September 2019; Auction Sept 21, Saturday Evening
                     VERGE Center for the Arts, Sac Open Studios Exhibition, September 2019  
                     ARTHOUSE Studio 2: The Final Show: Shirley Hazlett & Vinay Sahrma, Opening July 13, 6-9p
                     SMUD Gallery, Sacramento, January - March 201
     2018   Sparrow Gallery, Pink Week Invitational, November 2018
                    Verge Center for the Arts: Juried Art Benefit Auction, November 2018
                    Old Faces, New Spaces: Oliver Jackson Tribute Show, E St Gallery
                    Candidate for Invited Contemporary Ink and Watercolor Exhibition, Shanghai, China
                    Creative Arts League Sacramento Juried Show , Juror Tony Natsoulas, Blue Line Arts, Roseville
               ARTHOUSE  Studio 2, 2nd Saturday 5-8PM
     2017  71 Portraits of Women Artists by Kurt Fishback, Pence Gallery, photograph of Hazlett studio included
                   Artists & Aprons, curated by Susan Riegel, Gallery 1616, Auction Dec 1 2017
                   MicroArt Group Show, Sparrow Gallery, Sacramento, curated by Robert Jean Ray
                   Art  Auction Exhibition & Gala, Pence Gallery, Davis
                   Sac Open Studios, ARTHOUSE
                   Open Studio Tour Exhibition, Verge Center for the Arts
                   SmART Event, Sothebys International Realty, Sacramento
                   Summer, Invited Group Exhibition, Tim Collom Gallery
                   Studio Selections, Studio 12 Gallery, ARTHOUSE
                   Heart of a Community, Arts Benicia   
      2016 Big Show of Small Treasures, ARTHOUSE, Sacramento, December
                  William Ishmael and Friends, curated by William Ishmael, Archival Gallery, Sacramento, Nov
                  100 Years, 100 Artists, Gregory Kondos Gallery, Sacramento City College, Curator Chris Daubert,
                  KVIE Juried Art Auction, curated by Curator D  Neath
                  40th Anniversary Art Auction Exhibit, Pence Gallery
                  Forty Fridas, Jingletown Art Studios, Oakland
                  Summer, Tim Collum Gallery, Sacramento
                  Achey Breaky Heart, E-St Gallery, Sacramento, curated by Linda Gelfman
                 The Art of a Community, Arts Benicia, Benicia
                 Rain: Art Inspired by Winter, Gallery 621: Contemporary Art, Benicia     

    2015 Cups, Kondos Gallery, Sacramento City College, Sacramento, invitational
                 Sacramento Open Studio Exhition, Verge Center for the Arts, Sacramento
                 Pink Mail Art Show, Warehouse Artist Lofts (WAL), Sacramento
                 Studio Selections, Gallery 621: Contemporary Art, Benicia
                 Collage: Sessions and Studio Selections, Red Dot Gallery, curated by Robert-Jean Ray,  Sacramento
                 September Invitational, University Art on J St, Sacramento, Invited Exhibition, September
                 Slice: Juried Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Pence Galleryjuror Shelly Willis, Davis, CA
                 Crocker Art Museum Art Auction, juried invitational, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
                 Confluence, 1078 Gallery, Chico, CA
                 Artists Valentine Redux, Invitational, UC Davis Nelson Gallery, Davis, CA
                 Get Your Heart On Invitational, E St Gallery, Sacramento, CA
     2014 Annual Invitational: Friends for the Holidays, Gallery 621, Benicia, CA        
                 The Crossing, Crocker Art Museum, installation with Chris Daubert, Sacramento                     
                 Ellene Ashcraft Exhibition, Blue Line Arts, Roseville, CA                  
                 Repurposed Wood, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary Gallery, William Ishmael, curator,  
Small Works, KB Gallery, invited artists: Shirley Hazlett, Robert-Jean Ray, Brenda Louie, Florence, OR       
                 Bloom, Pence Gallery, Davis:Carrie Lederer, Fred Dalkey, Brenda Louie,  Ivy Jacobsen, Stacey Vetter,
                    Mary Warner, Sandy Delehanty, Ann Marie Campbell, Stephen Giannetti,  Shirley Hazlett,
                    Michele LeCompte

    2013 Slice: A Juried Exhibition at the Pence, Pence Gallery, Davis, Juror Rachel Teagle, Shrem    
                Pink Week, juried by Gioia Fonda, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento         
                Make Your Own Kind of Music, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary Gallery, Sacramento         
                Lottery for the Arts, Roseville Arts, juried by Dr. Scott Shields, Associate Director and Chief Curator,
                     Crocker Art Museum, juror Shields selected painting as one of top 10 works in the exhibition,
                     Roseville, CA       
                Breaking Out, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary Gallery, Sacramento        
                Shades of Black and White Preview, Fusion International Arts Center, Sacramento             
                Juried Open Show, Robert Else Gallery, Sacramento State Alumni Association Art Chapter,
                     awarded  “Honorable Mention” by juror Meech Miagi, Sacramento         
                Placer Arts 30th Jubilee 2013 Juried Show, Arts Building, awarded “Best in Acrylic”
                     juried by Anthony Maki Gill and Dr. Maria Winkler, Auburn, CA
                Painting Where the Wild Things Are, Effie Yeaw Art Gala and Auction, awarded “Honorable Mention”
                     juried Dr. Maria Winkler, Carmichael, CA
                Animal Attraction, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary, Sacramento
                Side by Side, Axis Gallery, Sacramento

    2012 The Empty Box Ole!, Box 13 Art Space, Houston, TX
                Root Division’s 11th Annual Auction, Root Division, Invitational, San Francisco
                The BIG Show, Axis Gallery, Sacramento
                Pink Week Show, Bows and Arrows Gallery, juried by Gioia Fonda, Sacramento

     2011 Chain Letter, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA
               Crocker Museum Art Auction, Crocker Art Museum, juried invitational,  Sacramento
               Abstract: 2000-2010, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary, curated by Robert-Jean Ray,  
               Small Show, Tangent Gallery, Sacramento, juried by Gioia Fonda and Ianna Frisby
               Axis@Verge, Verge Gallery, Sacramento
               Root Division’s 10th Annual Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco
               Wrinkle, Axis Gallery, Sacramento
               San Francisco Art Institute Open Studios, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco
               Capitol Artists’ Studio Tour Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento

     2010 Flow, Cityscape Community Art Space, North Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada,
                     curated by Sande Waters
                All the Tools I’ll Need?, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute,
                     curated by Karen Brasier
                Alumni Association Show, Robert Else Gallery, California State University, Sacramento,
                     curated by Brenda Louie
                San Francisco Art Institute Open Studios, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco
                Crocker Art Museum Auction, juried invitational, live auction, Sacramento

    2009 Bridging Boundaries: Shirley Hazlett & Helen diCarlo, The Arts Building Gallery, Auburn
                Generation NOW: Artists on the Verge, R. Witt Gallery, curated by Evri Kwong,
                     artists: Khalil Chistee, Liv Moe, Shirley Hazlett, and Ernest Zarate, Sacramento,
                Capitol Artists’ Studio Tour Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento
                Transitions, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco
                Experience: New Paintings by Six Bay Area Artists, Live Worms Gallery, nvitational, San Francisco
                Crocker Art Museum Auction, Crocker Art Museum, juried invitational, Sacramento
                Tangent’s Second Anniversary Show, Tangent Gallery, Sacramento
     2008Textures of Space, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco
               Close to the Hub, Brickhouse Gallery, curated by Tricia Talle, Sacramento
               Pink Week, Tangent Gallery, curated by Gioia Fonda, Sacramento
               Crocker Art Museum Auction, Crocker Art Museum, juried invitational, Sacramento
               50/50 Show, juried by Jim Ferry, 20th Street Art Gallery, Sacramento
     2007Purchase Award Show, juried, University Union Gallery,
                  California State University, Sacramento
                 Award Show, juried, Robert Else Gallery, California State University, Sacramento
    2006 Working Women Artists: Capitol Artists’ Studio Tour Exhibition, The California Museum, Sacramento
                 Uptown Arts Presents Banners on the Boulevard, juried by Tom Monteith and Ellen Van Fleet
                    North Sacramento Chamber of Commerce
                 Colors of Love 20th Anniversary Juried Show, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, Carmichael,
                    juried by Dr. Anna Wagner-Ott
    2006 National Association of Schools of Art and Design Exhibition, Invitational, Witt and Else Galleries,
                 California State University, Sacramento


    2017 Victoria Dalkey, Critic's Pic
 Davis Enterprise: ARTHOUSE Shows Work by Fitz Gibbon, Hazlett, March 26, 2017

                 Woodland Daily Democrat: ARTHOUSE in Sacramento Welcomes Artwork from
                      Two Regional Artists, March 29, 2017

                 Inside Publications, publication of image "Silk Panel (1)" Jan 2017, page 1, online and in print:
                    "Shirley Hazlett is one of the artists featured at Beatnik Studios."

2016  Victoria Dalkey, art corresondent to the Sacramento Bee, online and in print, December 9, 2016,
                   publication of image Change of Seasons "a bold watercolor/collage by Shirley Hazlett" at ARTHOUSE,
                   one of five top recommended shows, Dec 2015

                  Shoka, art correspondent to the Sacramento News and Review, The Common Denominator,
                   Art Pick of the Week: William Ishmael and Friends at Archival Gallery, November 10, 2016

                  Inside Publications, Land Park Edition, cover story and recommending William Ishmael and Friends
                    at Archival Framing, Nov 2016

                  Chris Macias, Cover Story: From the classroom to the world: Centennial show celebrates artists,
                   ". . . the community college displays a rich artistic legacy that has been honed over the decades. . ."
                   exhibition curated by Chris Daubert, Sacramento Bee, Ticket, cover and pages 5-6, August 26, 2016

                  Sacramento City College, One Hundred Years One Hundred (and Twenty) Artists, Exhibition Catalog, 
                   artist #86 in catalog of an exhibition featuring seven decades of Sacramento City College
                   Art Department Alumni, August/September 2016
                  Photographed in studio by Kurt Edward Fishback for inclusion in book: Portraits of Women Artists
Alan Dismuke, Facebook post, regarding Hazlett's paintings at June/July show at Studio 12 Gallery: 
                   "They are raw and loosely composed but beautiful and feminine with a great color sense. I think of
                   Helen Frankenthaler . . . Pretty classic.
" June 2016
    2015    Sac State Magazine, Fall 2015, Welcome to the Family Edition, Snapshot: The Art of the Family,
                   Baubles and Beads, publication of image and artist statement, page 28, October 2015.

                 Jessica Laskey, Inside Publications, pages 44-45, "Meet the Artists: Tour Gives Patrons a Behind
                    the Scenes, Intimate Look at Creativity, interviewee Shirley Hazlett states, in part: "The tour
                    keeps growing and expanding, but all within a similar trajectory. It's a good thing for Sacramento.
                    It's part of the richness and the fabric of the city, and I look forward to it every fall."

                 Keri Luiz, Benicia Herald, page 1, August 15, " Long Time Arts Benicia Member to be Honored:
                    Friends Remember the Late Bea Guttman," Shirley Hazlett remembers Bea Guttman, commenting:
                    Artist Bea Guttman touched the lives of many, at every point in her life, I first met Bea in June 2015,
                    at my first artist meeting at Gallery 621. During our session, Bea was as radiant as her paintings —
                    her inspiring ideas advanced our future planning for the gallery. Bea is a model for a life well-lived."
                 Victoria Dalkey, Sacramento Bee, Ticket Section, page 23, July 10, publication of image and
                    recommendation of show: "5 Exhibits to See Around Town . . . Shimo Center for the Arts:
                    Chance and causation intersect in Shirley Hazlett's radiant abstract watercolors, which
                    reference textile arts at Shimo Center for the Arts . . ."
                 The Sacramento News and Review, Second Saturday Art Map, pages 26-27, July 9.
                     Publication of partial image of "Coutour" and recommendation of Textural Memory, solo show at
                     Shimo Center for the Arts as an exhibition not to miss.

                  The Sacramento Bee, Ticket section, Art and museums, page 23, July 3. Publication of image,
                    "Bobbin Spin" and notice of show, Textural Memory:
                    "Shirley Hazlett's works will be featured starting July 10 at the Shimo Center for the Arts,
                    2227 28th St., Sacramento"

                 Jessica Laskey, Inside Publications, Inside Land Park, July 2015, pages 58-59, in print and online.
                    "Thanks for the Memories"
                    "Shirley Hazlett comes from a long line of "makers' - seamstresses and embroiderers....
                    But it's the amazing patterns she coaxes out of ink and watercolor that are on display in 
                    her current solo exhibition "Textural Memory" at the Shimo Center for the Arts
                    from July 10 through Aug. 5."

                 Sacramento Center for the Textile Arts, July/August 2015 Newsletter,
                    "Shirley Hazlett Show at Shimo, July 10-August 5" article and publication of image,
                    pages 4 and 5.

                 Emily Bertolino, Chico Enterprise Record, "Friends Combine for Art Show," January 10, 2015,
                    online and in print,
                    "Shirley Hazlett hangs artwork at the 1078 Gallery in Chico, Monday, in preparation for
                    the ‘Confluence’ gallery opening. . ."

2014  Julie Foster, Inside Publications, "A Land Park House Gets a 21st Century Makeover," 
                     "... throughout the house, art by local artists including Joan Moment, Darrell Forney,
                    Gary Dinnen, Eric Dahlin, Peter and Camille VandenBerge, John Tarahteeff,
                    Alan Post, Shirley Hazlett and Ianna Frisby.... Sacramento has an
                    incredibly robust art scene with some of the most talented artists." p. 29

                Suislaw News, Florence, Oregon, KB Gallery features "Call and Response," June 25, 2014, page 10A
                    "Call and Response" is a retrospective of Hazlett's work that demonstrates a range of free flowing
                    painting with deep, richly colored acrylics on silk to gorgeous large-scale
                    black-and-white ink drawings on paper."

                Suislaw News, Florence Oregon, General News: "Hazlett's 'Call and Response' Opens" 
                    July 2, 2014, article regarding the opening reception and continuing exhibition,
                    with photos of artworks, patrons and the artist in the Kenneth B Gallery

 Karina Cameron, Sacramento Bee,  Artists Breathe New Life into Wooden Forms from the 1970s:
                     Exhibit of McClellan Surplus Displays Creative Recycling, June 14, 2014, pp. B1 & B3,
                     photograph of Shirley Hazlett & nine of her ten sculptures
              Natalie Nelson, Davis Enterprise, Pence Gallery: Artists Designers Celebrate Flowers in Bloom,
March 16, 2014, Natalie Nelson, pA10
                     “….fascinating are abstract works by painters Elaine Bagley Arnoux,
                     Stephen Giannetti, Shirley Hazlett and Michaele LeCompte, that hint at the
                     potential for growth embodied by a single blossom.  All of these artists share an
                     interest in breaking down preconceived notions of what traditional
                     flower painting should look like.”

     2013   Victoria Dalkey, Best of Second Saturday, recommending Sacramento Temporary
                    Contemporary Gallery, Make Your Own Kind of Music, "...a lively group
                    show of works ... December 12, 2013
                 Victoria Dalkey, Second Saturday Art Walk: Best of Second Saturday, recommending Center for
                     Contemporary Art, “Works by many of the artists participating in the Capitol Artists Studio Tour…
                     are on view… online and in print, September 12, 2013

                 Valley Community Newspaper’s Land Park News, August 22, 2013, Capitol Artists’ Studio Tour:
                    Shirley Hazlett, p. 21

                 Rebecca Garrison, Director, Sacramento Temporary Contemporary Gallery, Sixteen Sixteen, Sept 2013,
                     Issue 19 “Breaking Out: 25 Artists”, Shirley Hazlett, p. 52, online,
                     http://issuu.com/stcgallery/docs/sixteensixteenfinal, September 9, 2013

                 Pence Events, Newsletter for the Pence Gallery Association, September 2013, “Slice:
                    A Juried Cross-section of Regional Art” publication of “Fragility: Coastal Perspective”
                    by Shirley Hazlett, 2013

     2012  David Roth, Square Cylinder, September 24, 2012, “Shirley Hazlett @ Axis”

                      “Shirley Hazlett is a “Flow Painter” whose abstract works balance action and restraint, tuition and
                      conscious intent….Straddling the spiritual, the perceptual and the environmental, Hazlett’s
                      opened up promising options. It will be worthwhile to watch how she pursues them
                      going forward.”


                  Victoria Dalkey, Sacramento Bee, December 7, 2012, “Second Saturday: Put these exhibitions on your
                      evening itinerary”… “Axis Gallery "Side By Side" is the title of a show by 14 area artists, among them
                      Karen Bearson, Ron Peetz, Shirley Hazlett, Phil Amrhein and Janice Nakashima…”

                 Ticket Magazine, Sacramento Bee, Art|Museums, August 31, 2012, p. 28, publication of image and
                      statement: “Unanticipated Outcomes…by Shirley Hazlett … on display at the Axis Gallery through

      2011   Victoria Dalkey, Sacramento Bee, Size Isn’t the Only Topic in This “Big Show”

                       December 18, 2011, p. 3, “Shirley Hazlett’s “Duette” is a large acrylic-on-silk work that hovers
                       between painting and sculpture. To the stiffened silk, she has applied rich,
                       deep colors in bold runs of paint speckled with gold that make the work sparkle. 
                       It’s a bold piece…”

                  Victoria Dalkey, Sacramento Bee, Second Saturday “Stop in Here”  Re: The Big Show, Axis Gallery
                     December 9, 2011, p. 27 Ticket

                  University of California, Davis, Nelson ARTfriends Newsletter, “Members on View”
                    Hidden in Plain Sight, Fall 2011, p. 2

                  Natalie Nelson, The Davis Enterprise, “Shimmering Silk, Chattering Skeletons on Exhibit at the Pence,
                    October 4, 2011, p. A3

                  Robert-Jean Ray, Abstract: 2000-2010: An Abbreviated Survey, Sacramento Temporary
                    Contemporar Gallery, October 2011

                  University of California, Davis, Nelson ARTfriends Newsletter, “Members on View, Hidden in
                     Plain Sight, Spring 2011, p. 4

                  David M Roth, Square Cylinder, Northern California Art, Top Pick: Wrinkle@Axis, Axis Gallery

                  Tina Drotar, Sacramento Press, First “Open Reel” at the Crest, Sept 11, 2011

                  Art in America, Annual Guide to Galleries, Museums, Artists, #1105, Shirley Hazlett at Pence Gallery,
                    August 2011

     2010    Victoria Dalkey, Sacramento Bee, A Selection of Second Saturday Highlights,
                     Among Top Five Art Picks: Center for Contemporary Art   “…virtual  who’s  who of
                     Sacramento’s art circle…” November 12, 2010
     2009   David M Roth, Square Cylinder, Northern California Art, April-June 2009,
                   Top Pick: Introducing Shirley Hazlett, 2237 Gallery, Roseville
                 Tim Foster, Midtown Monthly, September Art Pick: Bridging Boundaries: Shirley Hazlett &
                   Helen diCarlo
, The Arts Building Gallery, Aubur

     2008  Victoria Dalkey, Sacramento Bee, Art Pick: 50/50 Show, 20th St. Gallery, Sacramento
                   Liv Moe, Midtown Monthly, Art Pick: Close to the Hub, Brickhouse Gallery, Sacramento

                   Bill Cerruti, Altre Voci/Other Voices, Newsletter of the Italian Cultural Society, acknowledgment of
                    installation of Shirley Hazlett's Robert's Ranch painting in main classroom                                          

     2007   Saunthy Nicolson-Singh, Sacramento News and Review, March Art Pick:
                      The Thinking Person’s Ink Shirley Hazlett solo show, Brickhouse Gallery, Sacramento

     2006    Angelica Pappas, Sacramento Bee, Up and coming artist….worth watching….ShirleyHazlett Oct 2006

                                                                               Gathering Strength, UC Davis, Sacramento, California
                                                                                                 Shirley Hazlett

          Collected Artwork

          UC Davis Comprehensive Cancer Center, main lobby, Gathering Strength, solo installation, Sacramento
          UC Davis Mind Institute, Sacramento
          The Grotto, San Francisco
          Art Office, California State University, Sacramento
       Office of Dean Otis L Scott, California State University, Sacramento
Kaiser Permanente, Point West, Sacramento
          Hanson McClain, Sacramento
          Italian Cultural Center, Carmichael
          Office of Scott Govenar, Sacramento

          Two Rivers Cider Company, Sacramento

          Cheryl Holben, Sacramento

          William Ishmael, Sacramento

                                          Celestial Navigation, ink on paper,  44 x 113 inches, Hazlett
       Art ProfessionalRT PROFESSIONAL

          1997-19     Shirley Hazlett, Contemporary Art, Artist

          2016-17     Juror, Dixon May Fair, Fine Art

          2015-17     Juror, Yolo County Fair, Fine Art

          2014-19     Adjunct Faculty, Art Department, Art Education, Aesthetics and Art Criticism, Theories  of Art Education
                                  California State University, Sacramento

          2014-16     Gallery 621, Benicia, exhibiting artist

          2003-17     Member and Past Executive Board Member, Creative Arts League of Sacramento (CALS)
                                   Role: provide support to upcoming Ruth Rippon Retrospective Exhibition,
                                   Crocker Art Museum
          2010-14     Executive Board Member, 2013-14 Vice-President, Nelson ARTFriends,
                                   University of California, Davis

          2010-13      Axis Gallery, Publicity Management and Invited Resident Artist, Sacramento

          2008-10     Graduate Teaching Assistant, Art Criticism, Professor Mark Van Proyen,
                                   San Francisco Art Institute

          2009-10     Marketing Committee Member, For Arts Sake, Sacramento

          2006            Juror, California State Fair, Poster Art Competition, co-jurors Alan Post, Artist, and
                                  Michael O’Brien, President, Sacramento Magazine

          2004-06    Art Studio Teaching Assistant, Drawing and Painting, Professor Tom Monteith,
                                  California State University, Sacramento


                                                    Bobbin Spin, watercolor on paper, 24"h x 24"w, Shirley Hazlett

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