ROBERT MINERVINI                                                          robertminervini.com / robertminervini@gmail.com


EDUCATION

2009 MFA, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

2005 BFA, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA


SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2016    Speed and Distance , Sandpoint Gallery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

2015    Invisible Reflections, Rena Bransten Projects, San Francisco, CA

2013    Until Tomorrow Comes, Marine Contemporary, Venice, CA

            After Glow: As the Wick Burns, Electric Works, San Francisco, CA

2012    On the Nature of Things, Marine Contemporary, Venice, CA 

2009    A Means to an End, Eleanor Harwood Gallery, San Francisco, CA


TWO PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2016    California Utopias:Shifting Perspectives at the Edge of the West, City College of San Francisco, SF, CA

2014    Terminal Sunset, Littman Gallery, Portland State University, Portland, OR 

2012    Hymns to the Moon, Johansson Projects, Oakland, CA 


GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2015    

Bird in Hand,  Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA

Radical Landscapes, di Rosa, Napa, CA 

Fresh stART, Area 1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

In This Place, C2C Projects, San Francisco, CA    

2015    

Forgetting the Future: Entropy in the Reflective Age, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA 

Art Market, Art Fair, Rena Bransten Projects, San Francisco, CA 

Transactions, Spring/Break Art Show, NYC, NY 

2014    

Space//Squared, White Walls Gallery, San Francisco, CA 

Local, Mirus Gallery, San Francisco, CA 

Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art, Schneider Museum of Art, Ashland, OR

2013    

New Acquisitions, Museum of Contemporary Art, La Jolla, CA 

Home: Shelter and Habitat in Contemporary Art, the Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA 

[In]finite Gardens, Delicious Spectacle, Washington D.C. 

Art Pad, Art Fair, Electric Works Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012    

The Day on Fire, Slocumb Gallery, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

2011    

Bay Area Now 6, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA 

ROY G BIV, Waterhouse and Dodd, New York, NY 

Art Platform, Art Fair, Marine Contemporary, Los Angeles, CA 

Call & Response, Root Division, San Francisco, CA (Curated and Participated) 

Salon No.8, Marine Contemporary Art Salon, Santa Monica, CA 

The Unreal World, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA 

2010    

Hi-Tide, Aqua Art Fair, Art Slant Booth, Miami Beach, FL      

 A New Beginning, 941 Geary, San Francisco, CA

Salon No.5, Marine Contemporary Art Salon, Santa Monica, CA 

Magic Window, Verge Gallery, Sacramento, CA

2009    

Brooklyn Utopias, Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY        

Introductions, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Master Pieces, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH 

2008    

The Immediate Future, The San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

2016    

Visiting Lecturer, Figure Drawing, Beginning Painting, Graduate Tutorials, University of Washington, School of Art+Art History+Design, Winter  

2015    

Painting & Drawing Instructor, Adult Education Program, City College of SF, CA, 2012 – Current

2014    

Lecturer, Design 160, Art and Art History Department, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, Spring & Fall Quarter

Painting Instructor, Public Education (ACE), San Francisco Art Institute, SF, CA, Spring & Summer 

2013    

Printmaking Instructor, Summer Program, The Oxbow School, Napa, CA

2012    

Printmaking Instructor, Summer Program, The Oxbow School, Napa, CA 

 Painting & Drawing Instructor, Adult Education Program, Root Division, SF, CA, 6.09 – 12.2013

2011    

Painting & Drawing Instructor, Mission Voices Program, Southern Exposure, SF, CA Summer

Painting & Drawing Instructor, ACE Program, San Francisco Art Institute, SF, CA Spring

2010    

Painting & Drawing Instructor, Young Artists Program, San Francisco Art Institute, SF, CA, Summer

2009    

Teaching Assistant, Painting & Drawing, San Francisco Art Institute, SF, CA, Spring 

2008    

Teaching Assistant,  Anatomy Drawing, San Francisco Art Institute, SF, CA, Fall             

Mural Artist, Mural Arts Program, Philadelphia, PA, 2004 - 2008 

2006    Mural Art Instructor, Mural Corps Art Education Program, Mural Arts Program, Phila., PA 2005 – 2006

2005    Painting/Drawing Instructor, Continuing Education Program, Tyler School of Art,  Philadelphia, PA    


LECTURES & VISITING ARTIST

2016    

Visiting Artist and Public Lecture, Clark College, Vancouver, WA

2015     

Visiting Artist, Professional Practices, California State University, East Bay, Hayward, CA

Visiting Artist, San Francisco Art Institute,  San Francisco, CA

Visiting Artist, Painting, Auburn University, Auburn, AL

2014 

Public Lecture, Portland State University, Portland, OR

2013

Public Lecture, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE

Visiting Artist and Public Lecture, University of Missouri, Kansas City, MO

Visiting Artist, Graduate Lecture Series, Professional Practices, San Francisco Art Institute, S.F. CA

2012

Visiting Artist, Undergraduate Professional Practices, San Francisco State, San Francisco, CA

2011

Public Lecture, The New Natural, BAN 6, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

Visiting Artist, Painting Seminar, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM


BIBLIOGRAPHY

2015

Print Feature, Curiel, Jonathan, Hurray for William McKinley, SF Weekly, Wednesday, 5.6.15

Print Feature, Whiting, Sam, Painter Tells Stories Behind Golden Gate Park Statues, San Francisco Chronicle, Front Page Datebook Section, 4.9.15

Online Feature, Whiting, Sam, Park Meets Market Street in Poster Series, sfgate.org, 3.26.15

Print Feature, Worth Magazine, San Francisco Edition, April

2014 

Review, Abrahams, Megan, Robert Minervini: Until Tomorrow Comes, Art Pulse Magazine, Vol.5 2014

2013

Review, Leah Ollman, Utopia and dystopia vie in Robert Minervini landscapes, LA Times, 12/24/13

Art Feature, Bush, Bill, A Room With Nine Views, www.huffingtonpost.com /Artweek, 12/16/13

Review, Cheng, Dewitt, Art Ltd Magazine, Critic's pick. May issue

Review, Bigman, Alex, Four New Art Shows Explore Civilization and Decay, 7x7 Magazine, 5/8/13

Review, Wright Hession, Stephanie, Robert Minervini art at Electric Works, S.F.Chronicle, 5/16/13

Art Feature, Image Blog, www.huffingtonpost.com

2012

Art Feature, Feinstein, Lea, Focus: Oakland, Art Ltd Magazine, page 28-29, May/June 2012

Review, Carey, Anna, Johansson Projects presents surreal, sci-fi visions, The Daily Californian, 4/9/13

Online Feature, Bigman, Alex, Four April Art Shows to Keep You Busy, 7x7 Magazine, April 03, 2012

Review, Nataraj, Nirmala, Hymns to the Moon': Celebrating phases on Earth, SF Chronicle, pg. G-7, 5/22/12

Review, Meyers, Holly, Modern Painters, April Issue, page 86

Review, Robert Minervini's Still Lifes Examine 'The Nature Of Things,' www.huffingtonpost.com, 1/25/12

Online Feature, Bush, Bill www.huffingtonpost.com, January 16th, 2012

Online Interview, Rolnik, Daniel, www.argotandochre.com, 1/9/2012  

Online Feature, www.artweek.la, January 13th, 2012

2011

Online Interview, Taylor, Ashley, www.fecalface.com, 5/7/2011

2010

Art Feature, Fallah, Amir, www.beautifuldecay.com, October 12, 2010                                                                                       

2009 

Review, Arnold, Katherine, A Means to an End, www.artbuisness.com, 10/24/2009        

Review, Neidl, Phoebe, Brooklyn Utopias? Brooklyn Daily Eagle, 10/9/2009

Review, Beltran, JD, Freshly Varnished And Ready for Their Close Up, www.sfgate.com, 5/20/2009


AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

 

2015    

Public Art Commission, Passport, The San Francisco Arts Commission, SF, CA

Public Art Commission, Art on Market Street, The San Francisco Arts Commission, SF, CA 

2014    

Artist in Residence, Facebook Analog Research Lab, Facebook Headquarters, Menlo Park, CA 

Artist in Residence, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA 

2013    

Artist in Residence, Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Omaha, NE 

Finalist, Tournesol Award, The Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA 

2010    

Artist in Residence, Root Division, San Francisco, CA, 2009-2010

Public Art Commission, Art in Storefronts, Chinatown, The San Francisco Arts Commission, SF, CA 

2009    Artist in Residence, The Project Space, The Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA

2008    Murphy & Cadogan Fellowship, The San Francisco Foundation, San Francisco, CA

2007    Artist in Residence, The Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2005    Carmela Corso Scholarship, Tyler School of Art, Philadelphia, PA


CATALOGUES & PUBLICATIONS

2015   

Print Feature, Centerfold Feature, Could:Painting What's Possible, The Atlantic Magazine, October / November Issue

Review, Morris, Barbara, Robert Minervini: "Invisible Reflections" at Rena Bransten Projects" Art Ltd Magazine, September/ October Issue

Print Feature, Curiel, Jonathan, Hurray for William McKinley, SF Weekly, Wednesday, 5.6.15 

Print Feature, Whiting, Sam, Painter Tells Stories Behind Golden Gate Park Statues, SF Chronicle, Front Page Datebook Section, 4.9.15 

Online Feature, Whiting, Sam, Park Meets Market Street in Poster Series, sfgate.org, 3.26.15 

Artist Feature, Worth Magazine, San Francisco Edition, April 

2013

New American Paintings, No.109, Pacific Coast edition, The Open Studios Press, Boston, MA 

Exhibition Catalogue, Until Tomorrow Comes, Marine Contemporary, Venice, CA 

2012

Studio Visit Magazine, Vol.16, The Open Studios Press, Boston, MA (Cover Image)

Exhibition Catalogue, On the Nature of Things, Marine Contemporary, Venice, CA

2011

Book 6: Future Perfect, Beautiful Decay Magazine

The Panhandler Magazine, Issue #5, University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL, (Cover Image)

Exhibition Catalogue, Sunken Dreams, Gallery Hijinks, San Francisco, CA

2010

New American Paintings, No.91, Pacific Coast edition, The Open Studios Press, Boston, MA

Exhibition Catalogue, Year One, Marine, A Contemporary Art Salon, Santa Monica, CA

2009

Exhibition Catalogue, Master Pieces, Manifest Gallery, Cincinnati, OH

2008

Mural Art: Large Scale Art from Walls Around the World, Kiriakos Iosifidis, Adbusters 2008            


COLLECTIONS

Qualcomm, San Diego, CA

Facebook, Menlo Park, CA

Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, La Jolla, CA

Brooklyn Historical Society, Brooklyn, NY