BORN

Taipei, Taiwan

 

EDUCATION

2007 – 2008                    M.F.A. Drawing and Painting, Laguna College of Art & Design, Laguna Beach, CA

2006                                Figure Painting Workshop, Angel Academy of Art, Florence, Italy

2000 – 2004                    Post Baccalaureate, California State University-Fullerton, Fullerton, CA

1997 – 2000                    B.F.A. Drawing and Painting, Summa Cum Laude, Art Institute of Southern California, Laguna Beach, CA

1998                                Study Abroad Program: Italy, Art Institute of Southern California

1996                                Art, Archaeology, and Geology Field Study, Santorini and Crete, Greece

1996 – 1997                    University of Hawai’i at Mānoa, Honolulu, HI

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2015                              "New Paintings by Judy Nimtz & Kenny Harris", Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA

2013                              "Terra di Sienna--Paintings of Southern Tuscany", Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA (a two-person show with Kenny Harris)

2012                              "How We See: The Process of Observation to Realization", Pete and Susan Barrett Art Gallery, Santa Monica College, Santa Monica, CA (a two-person show with Kenny Harris)

2011                              "Transfixed", Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA

2008                              "alone with her thoughts: MFA Thesis Exhibition", i-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2007                              Laguna Playhouse, Laguna Beach, CA

 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016                              Venice Art Walk & Auctions, Venice, CA

2015                              "Subjective Truths", Carnegie Art Museum, Oxnard, CA

2015                              "Obsesrving Observing (a white cup)" curated by Eric Elliot, Michael Howard & Norman Lundin, Prographica Gallery, Seattle, WA

2015                              Venice Art Walk & Auctions, Venice, CA

2014                              Group Exibition curated by Sara Balough Designs, Malaga Cove Library Gallery, Palos Verdes Estates, CA

2014                              "Venice Made", FABstudio, Santa Monica, CA

2014                              Venice Art Walk & Auctions, Venice, CA

2013                              "Wunderkammer: Miniatures & Curiosities", Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA 

2013                              Venice Art Walk & Auctions, Venice, CA

2012                              "Self-Possessed: Examining Identity in the 21st Century", Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA

2012                              "How We See: The Process of Observation to Realization – Kenny Harris & Judy Nimtz", Pete and Susan Barret Art Gallery, Santa Monica, CA       

2012                             "Visual Tales from Éire and England", LCAD Gallery, Laguna College of Art & Design, Laguna Beach, CA

2012                              Venice Art Walk & Auctions, Venice, CA

2011                              Venice Art Walk & Auctions, Venice, CA

2008                              LA Downtown Art Walk: August 14, Regent Theater, Los Angeles, CA

2008                             "Contemporary Realist Painting & Drawing: 16 Graduates/19 Mentors", Koplin Del Rio Gallery, Culver City, CA

2008                             "LCAD MFA Group Show", Arena 1 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2008                             The Brewery Art Walk Spring 2008, The Brewery Art Center, Los Angeles, CA

2007                             "The Storm Before the Calm: A Night of Music and Art", Mamiya Theatre, Honolulu, HI

2003                             "Contemporary Art and Design: Faculty Exhibition", Laguna College of Art and Design, [seven-degress] Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

2001                            "Faculty Collects Exhibition", Ettinger Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

1999                            "Literally and Figuratively Speaking", Safeco Corporate Lobby Gallery, Fountain Valley, CA

1996                            "Ka Moana Nui: The Vast Ocean", Gallery ‘Iolani, Kāne’ohe, HI

 

JURIED EXHIBITIONS

2011                              "50th Anniversary Juried Alumni Exhibition", [seven-degress] Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

2006                              "Laguna College of Art & Design Alumni Invitation Exhibition: 45th Anniversary Celebration, [seven-degrees]Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA

1997                              "College Art 1997", AMFAC Corporate Building Gallery, Honolulu, HI

1996                              "Container/Containment: National Society of Arts & Letters, Honolulu Chapter--Ceramic Competition", Linekona Arts Center, Honolulu, HI

 

RESIDENCIES

2015                              Borgo Finochietto, Artist-In-Residence, Siena, Italy

2013                              Borgo Finochietto, Artist-In-Residence, Siena, Italy

2012                              Monteverdi, Artists and Scholars-In-Residence, Tuscany, Italy

2012                              Borgo Finochietto, Artist-In-Residence, Siena, Italy

2011                              Borgo Finochietto, Artist-In-Residence, Siena, Italy

 

TEACHING

2004                            Portfolio Development Workshop at Windward Community College, sponsored by LCAD,

                                   Kane'ohe, HI

2004                            Art Teacher assistant 1-5th graders, Le Jardin Academy: College Preparatory School, Kailua, HI

2002                            Undergraduate: "Color Theory", Laguna College of Art and Design, Laguna Beach, CA