Suzanne Onodera / CV



1989 BFA, Painting, with High Distinction. California College of the Arts, Oakland, CA
Harvest Merit Full Tuition Scholarship
1987 School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago, IL
Mobility Scholarship Award

Awards and Residencies
2017 Brush Creek Foundation for the Arts, Artist in Residence, Saratoga, WY Community Arts Partnership SOSGrant, Tompkins County, NY
2015 Virginia Center for the Creative Arts (VCCA), Artist in Residence, Amherst, VA  Millay Colony for the Arts, Winter Shaker Off Season Resident, Austerlitz, NY (2009,12,13,16)
2010 New York Foundation for the Arts MARK Program – Deferred
2009 Millay Colony for the Arts, Winter Shaker Resident, Austerlitz, NY (2012,13)
2008 Millay Colony for the Arts, Artist-in-Residence, Austerlitz, NY
Acadia National Park, Artist-in-Residence, Bar Harbor, ME
2007 Vermont Studio Center, Artist-in-Residence, Johnson, VT
Caldera, Artist-in-Residence, Deschutes National Forest, OR
1988 Harvest Merit Full Tuition Scholarship, CCA, Oakland, CA
Exhibition Award, Dennis Smith Architects, San Francisco, CA
1986 Mobility Student Award, Travel Scholarship, CCA, Oakland, CA

Solo Exhibitions

2018 Elsewhere, Corners Gallery, Ithaca, NY
Some Other Things I Think About, The Rook, Ithaca
2014 Corners Gallery, Solo Exhibition, Ithaca, NY
2012 CAP ArtSpace, A Selection of New Work, Ithaca, NY
2010 Tang Gallery, Suzanne Onodera: New Work, Bisbee, AZ
East Bay Municipal Utility District, Second April, Oakland, CA
2009 Morris Graves Museum of Art, The Landscape of Memory, Eureka, CA
2006 Maturango Museum of Natural History, Sylvia Winslow Gallery, Ridgecrest, CA
Joyce Gordon Gallery, New Work, Oakland, CA
2005 Tang Gallery, Atmospheres, Bisbee, AZ
Torphy Fine Art, New Work, 50 Fremont Street, San Francisco, CA
2004 Head Room Productions, First Cuts, Berkeley, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020 Homer Center for the Arts, Two Person Exhibit (rescheduled 2021 due to Covid-19)

2019 Plus One, Corners Gallery, Ithaca, NY

Libertad!, Eye Gallery, Ithaca, NY

SXSW: The Politics of Punk in the Era of Trump, Judith Periano, Professor of Music at Cornell University, Austin, TX

2018 The Politics of Punk in the Era of Trump, Judith Periano, Professor of Music at Cornell University, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY

Schweinfurth Art Center, Made in NY, Auburn, NY
2017 Heritage Museum, Painted Landscapes: Contemporary Views, Cape Cod, MA
2016 Corners Gallery, Two Person Exhibit, Ithaca NY
2015 Schweinfurth Art Center, Water Effect, Auburn, NY
Corners Gallery, Crave, Ithaca NY
Seager Gray Gallery, All in the Family, Mill Valley CA
2014 Gallery Wright,
Beautiful Dreamers, Wilmington VT
Seager Gray Gallery, A Sense of Place, Mill Valley, CA
Echo Art Fair, Buffalo, NY
Chico State University, CSU Watershed Review, Chico , CA
2013 Tompkins County Public Library, Banned!, Ithaca, NY
Corners Gallery Pop-Up, Gallerie Magnifique, Ithaca, NY
2012 Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, The Altered Book, Novato, CA
2011 Costello Childs Contemporary, Small Works Invitational, Scottsdale, AZ
Community School of Music and Art, Passages, Ithaca, NY
Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, The Altered Book, Novato, CA
2010 Papaza Benefit, Branstein Quay Gallery. San Francisco, CA
Tompkins County Public Library, Some Things Considered, Ithaca, NY
San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, 30th Anniversary
Annual Auction. Curator: Cathy Kimball, SJICA, San Jose, CA
Tompkins County Public Library, Landscape and Memory, Ithaca, NY
2009 Kinkade Cannibalized! Group Exhibition, San Francisco, CA
San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Annual Auction, Curator: Cathy Kimball, San Jose, CA
Michael Rosenthal Gallery, Mixed Metaphors and Obsessive Behavior, San Francisco, CA
2007 Chinese Cultural Center, Cheers to Muses, AAWAA, San Francisco, CA
Falkirk Cultural Center, Annual Juried Exhibition, San Rafael, CA
2006 LoBot Gallery, Virology, Oakland, CA
Sunset Magazine, Idea House, Menlo Park, CA
Richmond Art Center, Top of the Map Exhibition, Richmond, CA
SOM/SmithGroup, Group Exhibition, San Francisco, CA
2005 AAF Contemporary Art Fair, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, New York, NY
Tang Gallery, Small Treasures, Bisbee, AZ
Cyzuki Industries, Group Exhibition, Oakland, CA
SOM/SmithGroup, Revolving Art Series, San Francisco, CA Richmond City Hall, Asian American Artists in Contra Costa County, Richmond, CA
Hollis Street Project, Open Surface, Emeryville, CA
2004 Contra Costa Civic Center, Art Passages: Asian American Artists, Martinez, CA
Mad River Post, Fall Exhibition, San Francisco, CA
70 Washington Street, Group Exhibition, Jack London Square, Oakland, CA
Pro Arts Open Studios, Oakland, CA
Richmond Art Center, Top of the Map, Richmond, CA
1993 Berkeley Art Gallery, Group Exhibit, Berkeley, CA
1992 San Francisco State University, Contemporary Asian American Art, San Francisco, CA
1990 Squiggle Gallery, Storefront Exhibition, San Francisco, CA
1989 Isabelle Percy West Gallery, CCA Oakland, CA
1988 Dennis Smith Architects, Group Exhibit, San Francisco, CA
Isabelle Percy West Gallery, Group Exhibit, CCA, Oakland, CA


2014 Watershed Review, Chico State University Literary Publication, CSU, Chico, CA
2013 Painted Landscape: Contemporary Views, Lauren P. Della Monica, Schiffer Books, Philadelphia, PA
2009 EDNA, Millay Colony for the Arts, Austerlitz, NY
2007 Cheers to Muses, Contemporary Works by Asian American Women, AAWAA San Francisco, CA

Lectures and Teaching Experience

2014 Out of Bounds Radio, Interviewed by Tish Pearlman, Ithaca, NY
2013 Saltonstall Foundation, Lecture. Ithaca, NY
2009 San Francisco School of the Arts High School, Lecture, San Francisco, CA
2008 Acadia National Park, Acadia Residency, Bar Harbor, ME
2007 Sisters Middle School, Caldera Residency Sisters, OR
2006 Maturango Museum of Natural History, Lecture. Sylvia Winslow Gallery, Ridgecrest, CA
Art on Site, Lecture. Joyce Gordon Gallery, Oakland, CA
Private Art Mentor, San Rafael, CA
1988 City Arts Series with Allan Kaprow, Oakland, CA

Selected Collections

Argos Inn, Ithaca NY
Miller Mayer LLP, Ithaca, NY
CalFox Inc, San Francisco, CA
Genentech, South San Francisco, CA
Kaiser Corporate Offices, Oakland, CA
Matthew Funds Investments, San Francisco, CA

Gallery Representation

Seager Gray Gallery, Mill Valley, CA
Costello Childs Contemporary, Scottsdale, AZ
Tang Gallery, Bisbee, AZ
Corners Gallery, Ithaca, NY
Gallery Wright, Wilmington, VT