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EDUCATION

2010 – MFA, Mills College, Oakland, CA.
1996 – BFA, The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL.

AWARDS AND ACCOLADES

2017 - Visiting Artists and Scholars Program, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy
2015 – San Francisco Arts Commission Grant, SFAC, San Francisco, CA.
2015 – Irvine Fellowship, Lucas Artist Residency Program, Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, CA
2010 – Jay DeFeo Award, Mills College, Oakland, CA.

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2013 – House of the Strange Women, Toomey Tourell Fine Art, San Francisco, CA.
2010 – Obscure Histories, Ogle Gallery, Portland, OR.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS
 

2017- With Liberty and Justice for Some, Co curated by Monica Lundy and Walter Maciel, Berkeley Arts Center, Berkeley, CA.
2017- With Liberty and Justice for Some, Co curated by Monica Lundy and Walter Maciel, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA.
2017 -  With Liberty and Justice for Some, Co-curated by Monica LundyWalter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.                                
2017 -  I.D., Please!, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.                                                                                                                     
2016 – Untethered: Stories of the Fillmore District, Nancy Toomey Fine Art, San Francisco, CA.
2016 – Next New Paper, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA. 
2016 – Gold Rush, de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA.
2015 – Botanica Poetica: New Work by Lucas Artist Fellows, Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga, CA.
2015 – Suggestive Role Play, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
2015 – The Battery Art Show Volume 7, The Battery, San Francisco, CA.
2015 – A New Deal: Continuing the Legacy of Maritime Art in the Park, San Francisco Maritime Museum, San Francisco, CA.
2015 – Views from the Edge: Women, Gender and Politics, Sarah Doyle Gallery, Brown University, Providence, RI.
2014 – Soft Muscle, Curated by Adrienne Heloise, Root Division, San Francisco, CA.
2013 – History’s Mortar: Ambition, Curated by Patrick Gillespie, Fort Point, San Francisco, CA.
2013 – Bay Area Currents, Curated by Michael Schwager, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA.
2012 – Honoring Women’s Rights, National Steinbeck Center, Salinas, CA.
2012 – Fall National Juried Exhibition, Curated by Renny Pritikin, Marin MOCA, Novato, CA.
2012 – Random Acts of Time, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA.
2012 – Past to Present, Parks Exhibition Center at Idyllwild Arts Academy, Idyllwild, CA.
2011 – In Visible Categories: Invisible People, Alcatraz Cell House Gallery, Alcatraz Island, San Francisco, CA.
2011 – You First, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA.
2011 – Alcatraz Symposium on Justice and Freedom, Industries Building, Alcatraz Island, San Francisco, CA.
2011 – Shattered, Curated by Kenneth Baker, Marin MOCA, Novato, CA.
2011 – California!, Curated by Svea Lin Soll and Chandra Cerrito, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA.
2011 – Young Ampersand Presents: Number Three, Ampersand International Arts, San Francisco, CA.
2011 – Cream from the Top, Curated by Kathryn Weller Renfrow, The Performance Art Institute, San Francisco, CA.

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

2017 – KQED Arts, "Portraits of an Immigrant Filled Nation", video by Kelly Whalen, 2/8/17                                                                      
2017 – Art and Cake, "Walter Maciel Gallery Shines with Politics and Poetry", by Genie Davis, 2/5/17                                                  
2017– Visual Art Source, "With Liberty and Justice for Some", by Simone Kussatz, 2/2/17                                                                      
2017 –Visual Art Source, "Editorial Feature: The Real Inauguration Day", by Bill Lasarow, 2/2/17                                                            
2017 –The Woven Tale Press, "Galleries– Make A Difference", by Sandra Tyler, Editor in Chief, 1/30/17                                                
2017– The Huffington Post, "Artists Mobilize: With Liberty and Justice for Some... An Exhibition Honoring Immigrants", by Amy Pleasant, 1/19/17                                                                                                                                                                                                            
2016 –The New Fillmore, "Stories from the Fillmore: New Exhibition Traces A History of Displacement", by Lucy Gray, Nov. 2016.      
2016 –  Square Cylinder, "Monica Lundy and Rodney Ewing at Nancy Toomey", by Maria Porges, 11/3/16.                                            
2014 – ARTnews,  “Reviews: National / Monica Lundy”, by Richard Speer, January 2014 – edition
2013 – Square Cylinder, “Monica Lundy @ Toomey Tourell”, by David M. Roth, 10/26/13
2013 – SFGate,  “Monica Lundy: Obscure old SFPD mug shots reborn”, by Kenneth Baker, 10/23/13
2013 – SF Weekly, “Redeeming the Mugshot: Monica Lundy Confronts the Sex Workers of Yore”, by Jonathan Curiel, 10/23/13
2013 – East Bay Express, “A Subjective Snapshot of Bay Area Art”by Alex Bigman, 7/24/13
2011 – SF Examiner, “CREAM from the top- the best of the recent MFA graduates”, by Nancy Ewart, 2/13/11
2011 – SF Examiner, “Cherchez La Femme: Women in the Arts”, by Nancy Ewart, 1/2/11
2010 – Willamette Week, “Best of 2010”, by Richard Speer, 12/29/10
2010 – Art Scene Visual Radio, “The AVR Show, September 2010”, September edition
2010 – Visual Art Source, “Editor’s Pick This Week: Monica Lundy”, 8/25/10
2010 – The Huffington Post, “This Week’s Top Exhibitions in the Western U.S.”, 8/17/10
2010 – Willamette Week, “Visual Art / WW Pick”, by Richard Speer, 8/4/10
2010 – The San Francisco Chronicle, “State of the Artist”, by JD Beltran, 5/12/10
2010 – SF Examiner, “Monica Lundy at Mills College”, by Nancy Ewart, 5/7/10
2010 – SF Examiner, “MFA Shows in the Merry Month of May”, by Nancy Ewart, 5/6/10

CURATORIAL PROJECTS

2017 - With Liberty and Justice for Some, co-curator with Walter Maciel, Walter Maciel Gallery, Los Angeles, CA.
2016 – Red Poppy Art House,  co-curator of visual arts, Red Poppy Art House, San Francisco, CA.
2016 – Flying Under the Radar Festival, co-curator of visual art with Modesto Covarrubias, San Francisco, CA.
2013-15 – Studio 5,4 Salon, co-director, Studio 5,4, Oakland, CA.

GALLERY AFFILIATION

Nancy Toomey Fine Art, San Francisco, CA.                                                                                                                                           
Stoney Road Press, Dublin, Ireland