Resume


Selected Solo Exhibitions

2015 Nature as Abstract: The Orchard Series, New Paintings by Tim Craighead, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
2012 Witness, Paintings and Works on Paper by Tim Craighead, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
Tim Craighead: Trace: Paintings and Works on Paper, Gebert Contemporary, Santa Fe, NM
2011 Tim Craighead: Dos Mundos, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, an exhibition of paintings and works on paper. , San Jose, CA
2009 Tim Craighead: Recent Work, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2007 Tim Craighead: Paintings and Works on Paper, Eloise Pickard Smith Gallery, University of California at Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA
2006 Tim Craighead, Recent Work, Smith Anderson Editions, Palo Alto, CA
2005 Tim Craighead, Paintings and Works on Paper, Gerald Peters Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
2004 Inside Out, Recent Work by Tim Craighead, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015 Lyrical Abstraction, Seager/Gray Gallery, Mill Valley, CA
2014 Toriawase, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
  Bridging Santa Cruz County: Spanning Fifty Years of Printmaking, Cabrillo Gallery, Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA
  Building Forward / Looking Back, de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA.
2013 The Catamaran Show, R Blitzer Gallery, visual artists of the Catamaran, a literary quarterly,Santa Cruz, CA
  Sin Agua, Sin Vida, Museo de Arte Mazatlan, Sinoloa and Galaria Ajolote, Guadalajara, Mexico
  Alternative Approaches, Paintings by: Tim Craighead, Frances McCormack, Molly McCracken Kumar, Maggie Tennesen, and Ricardo Xavier, R. B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
2012 Art: A Bridge Beyond Borders – Innovations in Contemporary Printmaking by Mexican and American Artists, Gallery Ajolote Arte Contemporaneo, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
3 Painters: Tim Craighead, Frances McCormack and Mark Perlman, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
Rydell Visual Arts Fellows: Andrea Borsuk, Tim Craighead, Victoria May and Andy Ruble, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
2012 Art: A Bridge Beyond Borders – Innovations in Contemporary Printmaking by Mexican and American Artists, Cabrillo College and Monterey Peninsula College, CA
2011 Selections from the Smith Andersen Editions Archive, de Saisset Museum, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, CA
Rydell Fellowship Exhibition, Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, CA
2010 Roll of the Dice, Cabrillo College, Aptos, CA
2005 Small Matters, Gerald Peters Gallery, Dallas, TX
2004 Yuma Symposium, Yuma Fine Arts Museum, AZ
2003 Exemplary Contemporary, Monoprint/Monotype, Eloise Pickard Smith Gallery, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA
2002 Lost and Found, Savage Gallery, Portland, OR
Hot Off the Press, Smith Anderson Editions, Palo Alto, CA
2001 Seven, Painting and Sculpture, The Heritage Fine Arts Collaborative, Heritage Bank of Commerce, San Jose, CA
2001 Faculty Works: 2001, Mary Porter Sesnon Gallery, University of California, Santa Cruz, California

Awards & Honors

2012 Artist in Residence, The Print Center at the San Jose Institute
of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
2010 Rydell Visual Arts Fellowship for 2010-2011

Education

1981 B.A., Printmaking and Sculpture, University of California at Santa
Cruz, CA
1991 M.F.A., Painting, Columbia University, New York, NY
1992-93 Post Graduate Fellow: Painting, Columbia University, New York,
NY