Robin Adsit

Biography

1991 M.F.A. The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH.
M.A. San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA
B.F.A San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

Solo Exhibitions

2012 Upcoming solo exhibition November, Gallery 825, LAAA, Los Angeles, CA
2011 Intimate topography, HHEAL Environmental Arts Lab, Marina Del Rey, CA
2009 Artist in Residence Open Studio, 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA
2008 Trace, New Media Gallery, Ventura College, Ventura, CA
2002 Skinned, Seton Art Gallery at Dodds Hall, University of New Haven, CT.

Two- Person Exhibitions

2000 Exploring Family: Myth and Memory, Sarratt Gallery, Vanderbilt University,Nashville, TN. Cosponsored by the Sarratt Visual Arts Committee and the Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center.
Robin Adsit and Jere Lykins, Moon Gallery, Berry College, Mt. Berry, GA
1994 Coast to Coast , Arnold Gallery, Shorter College, Rome, Georgia .
1991 Domestic Maxim, Hopkins Hall Gallery. The Ohio State University

Group Exhibitions

2017 Change is Gonna Come, Avenue 50 Studio, Los Angeles, CA
2016 Close to Home, LA Artshare, Los Angeles, CA

Countenance Divine, Gallery 825, LAAA, Los Angeles, CA

Here and Now, Da Vinci Art Gallery, Los Angeles Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2015 The Twenty First Century Body Exhibition, 40th Annual meeting Merleau- Ponty Circle,Worcester Polytechnic Institute, MA

Brand 43, works on paper, Brand Art Center, Glendale, CA

3RD National Louisiana Biennial, Louisiana Tech University School of Design, LA
2014 The Residents, Hastings College Art Gallery, Hastings, NE

Real Surreal, Sandra Lee Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Habitual, Gallery 825, Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, CA
5 × 5, Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art, Santa Barbara, CA

Identity, gallerynine 5, 24 Spring Street, New York, NY
2013 American Art Today: Figure, The Bascom: A Center for the Visual Arts. Highlands, NC

Made in California, City of Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA
2012 DE-MOBBING: Landscape, Structure, Bioform, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito CA. Curated by Program Director, Brian Karl.
Public and Private; Figuratively Speaking, College of the Sequoias Art Gallery, Visalia, CA
2011 4 Person Exhibition, José Drudis-Biada Art Gallery, Mount St. Mary’s College, Los Angeles
Wo•man•ful•ly , College of the Sequoias and Arts Visalia, Visalia, CA
2010 D’Inverno Facolta Mostra, Da Vinci Gallery, LA City College, CA
Claremont Museum of Art, Open Art 2010, Claremont, CA
Exalted One, Gallery 825, LAAA, Los Angeles. CA
Gem, Gallery 825, Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, CA
2009 Artist in Residence Open Studios, 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA
Brand 38 Works on Paper, Glendale, CA
Open Show 2009, Gallery 825, Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, CA
2008 $2.00 Bill Group Exhibition,
I-5 GALLERY at THE BREWERY ART COLONY,
Los Angeles, CA
College Mixer, Dutton Family Gallery, Robert V. Fullerton Art Museum, CSUSB
2006 The Usual Suspects, Peppers Art Gallery, University of Redlands, Redlands, CA
2004 Onsix Gallery, SanFrancisco, CA
2003 Cultural Narratives, Korean Cultural Center, Los Angeles, CA.
2002 Recent Work, The Samek Art Gallery, Bucknell University, PA
2001 Silent Dialogues: A Group Show, The Gallery at Dodds Hall, University of New Haven, CT.
Skin: National Exhibition,Union Street Gallery, Chicago Southland Arts Incubator. Chicago Heights, IL
2000 CrossCurrents: The WAMA Trienniel Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Walter Anderson Museum of Art, Ocean Springs, MS
1997 CrossCurrents: The WAMA Trienniel Exhibition of Contemporary Art, Walter Anderson Museum of Art, Ocean Springs, MS
1995 Governor’s Honors Exhibition, Valdosta State University Gallery, Valdosta, Georgia, Invitational
1991 81st Annual Exhibition, The Columbus Museum of Art, Columbus, Ohio.
1988 Overview, San Francisco Art Institute Annual. Emanuel Walter and Atholl McBean Galleries, San Francisco, CA.
1986 Beyond Power: A Celebration, An Exhibition of Art by Northern California Women. Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, California.
2004 ART, San Bernardino Valley College Art Gallery, San Bernardino, CA
2003 BeneathThe Surface: Roots, Dreams, Fears, and Fantasies, Avenue 50 Studio, Highland Park, CA
2004 One hour drive, Robert V. Fullerton Art Museum, CSUSB, San Bernardino CA
2012 Momentum, National women’s caucus for the arts, Gallery 825, LAAA, Los Angeles, CA

Fellowships, Grants and Awards

2017 Artist in Residence, MASSMoCA, North Adams, MA. January

2009 Artist in Residence, 18th Street Arts Center, Santa Monica, CA
2008 Kimmel Harding Nelson Center for the Arts Residency Award
November 3, 2008 – November 28, 2008
2003 The Pollock-Krasner Foundation Grant.
1995 Residency Fellowship. The Hambidge Center, Rabun Gap, Georgia.
1991 The Sara Jane Pyne Materials Funds Awards,
Department of Art, The Ohio State University.
Invited Member: Phi Kappa Phi.
1990 The Sara Jane Pyne Materials Funds Awards,
Department of Art, The Ohio State University.
Ohio State University Travel Grant Award, traveled throughout Spain to study the paintings of Velasquez, Zuburan, and El Greco.

Professional Experience

2017 2009-2017 Lecturer, Department of Art, Los Angeles City College, Los Angeles, CA. Drawing I & II, Figure Drawing, Beginning Painting, Art Appreciation, Western art I.
2010-2017 Lecturer, Department of Art, California State University San Bernardino, San Bernardino,CA., Drawing, Painting, 2-D Design
2007 2006-2007 Visiting Assistant Professor, Department of Art, University of Redlands, Redlands, CA. Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Painting, Drawing & Life Drawing
2006 2004-2006 Lecturer, Department of Art, California State University San Bernardino, San Bernardino,CA. Drawing, 2-D Design, Women and art, Art Education
2005 2004-2005 Lecturer, Rio Hondo College, Whittier, CA, Western Art I & II, Architectural History
2002 2001-2002 Visiting Lecturer, Department of Art, Bucknell University, Lewisburg, PA. Foundations, 2-D Design
2001 1996-2001 Full time faculty, Art Department, Berry College, Mount Berry, GA. Foundations, Painting, Printmaking, Western Art I & II, Art Education
1995 1995 Visiting Faculty, Governor’s Honors Program, Department of Art. Valdosta State University, Valdosta, GA, Painting, Drawing
1993 1992-1993 Lecturer, Department of Art, The University of Southern Maine, Portland, Maine. Aesthetics & Studio Arts, Intro to Art
1992 1991-1992 Lecturer, Department of Art, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio. Foundation Program, Drawing, 2D-Design, Figure Drawing

Artist Lectures

2016 Visiting Artist Lecture & graduate studio visits, CSU San Bernardino.
2000 Exploring Family: Myth and Memory, Sarratt Gallery, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN . Cosponsored by the Sarratt Visual Arts Committee and the Margaret Cuninggim Women’s Center. Honorarium.
Robin Adsit and Jere Lykins, Moon Gallery, Berry College, Mt. Berry, GA

Bibliography

2012 “Art Review: De-Mobbing Invests in Different Futures at the Headlands Center for the Arts,” Bay Area News. 02.26.2012
National Exhibition for Women’s Caucus for Art, Momentum, Los Angeles Art Association, Gallery 825, 2012. Catalogue.
2008 Alisa Moore,” Female Perspectives, New Exhibitions, Ventura”, Ventura County Star, January 18, 2008, 44. Review with photo
2004 Robert V. Fullerton Art Museum, One hour drive, California State University San Bernardino, 2004 catalogue.
2001 Tim Shellberg, “ Skin explores human condition”, The Times, February 18, 2001 F3, Review with photo.
2000 Alan Bostick, “New art explores suffering, hope and family,” OnNashville, March 15, 2000,9. Review with photo.