Anna Zusman                                San Francisco, CA         http://www.AnnaZusman.com 

         Email: azusman@hotmail.com      Phone: (917) 670-4002

 


 

EXHIBITIONS

 

2015

Do You Think You Can Tell If It’s Heaven Or Hell? (solo show), Diablo Valley College Library, Pleasant Hill, CA

 

2014

Trespassing on the American Dream (joint show with Bing Zhang), Gallery 2905, San Jose, CA

40 under 40: National Juried Art Competition, Alamance Arts Council, Graham, NC

Summer National Juried Exhibition, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA; juried by Catherine Clark

Keep Living, Keep Feeling, Keep Dancing, Gallery 2905, San Jose, CA

Doing Your Dirty Work 3: Deeper, Closer, Center for Sex & Culture, San Francisco, CA

Slice: A Juried Cross-section of Regional Art, Pence Gallery, Davis, CA

58th Stockton Art League Juried Exhibition, Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA

Faculty Works, Art Institute of California, Sunnyvale, CA

Life Drawing Show, Moby Dick, San Francisco, CA

 

2013

CoCA Collision: Past, Present, & Future Members Show, CoCA Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA

Majestic 7th Annual National Juried Show, Majestic Galleries, Nelsonville, OH

Doing your Dirty Work Two, Center for Sex & Culture, San Francisco, CA

Paper Works, Upstream Gallery, Dobbs Ferry, NY

 

2012

April Empyrean Towers Exhibit, Oakland, CA

July Empyrean Towers Exhibit, Oakland, CA

 

2011

The Museum of Pocket Art Retrospective, Bruno David Gallery, Saint Louis, MO

Roots, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA

Emerging Artists Exhibit, Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY

Eye of the Beholder, Root Division, San Francisco, CA; curated by Karen Thomas

 

2010                                                           

9th Annual Auction, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

 

2009                                                           

Dementions: Fourth Annual Halloween Show, Eclectix Gallery, El Cerrito, CA

San Francisco Art Institute MFA Graduate Exhibition, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA

Locality: An SFAI Group Show, Mission Art Center, San Francisco, CA

Figuring Fiction, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

2008                                                           

Drawing Show, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA; curated by Rob Minervini and Claire Jackel

2008 Spring Show, Museum of Pocket Art, MISSION 17 Gallery, San Francisco, CA; juried by Clark Bruckner

Composing Biology, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA

 

2007                                                                             

Camera One, Camera Two, The Luggage Store, San Francisco, CA; artwork selected by director Mariam Parmenter (SFMOMA)

 

1999                                                                                               

Fourth Annual Women’s Show, The C.A.S.E. Museum of Contemporary Russian Art, Jersey City. NJ

 

 

HONORS

 

2014                                                            Honorable Mention, 58th Stockton Art League Juried Exhibition, Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA

2013                                                            Honorable Mention, Majestic 7th Annual National Juried Show, Majestic Galleries, Nelsonville, OH

2009                                                            Voted Best of Show, Dementions: 4th Annual Halloween Show, Eclectix  Gallery, El Cerrito, CA                                      

2007 - 2009                                                San Francisco Art Institute Graduate Grant

2007                                                            Honorable Mention, Cross Fine Lines Scholarship Competition

1995 - 1999                                                Rhode Island School of Design Full Tuition Scholarship

1995 - 1999                                                Joseph Tauber Scholarship, Rhode Island School of Design

 

 

PUBLICATIONS & BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2015                                                            The San Francisco Examiner, “Mermaid Tales Come to the City,” January 11, p. 12

2014                                                            Mermaid Heritage written and illustrated by Anna Zusman

         Olga Chervyakova interviews Anna Zusman on Olga Show at KSJO on 92.3FM

2011                                                            Direct Art Magazine, Volume 18, p. 67

                                                                     MoPA 2004-2011, published by Bruno David Gallery, September 2011

2010                                                            Whitefish Review Magazine, Volume 3, Issue 2, p. 57

                                                                     Eclectix Gallery Website, “Erotix,” Volume 1

2008                                                            Equal Access Project, Another Country, limited edition book, plate 35

 

 

EDUCATION

 
           San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA

          M.F.A. in Painting, May 2009

          Teachers College, Columbia University, New York, NY

           M.A. in Art Education with NY State Teacher Certification, May 2001

           Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI

           B.F.A. in Illustration, June 1999

 

 

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

 

2014 - Present                                           Adjunct Faculty, City College of San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

2010 - Present                                           Adjunct Faculty, Art Institute of California, Sunnyvale, CA                          

2009 - 2010                                                Adjunct Faculty, Heald College, Concord, CA

2009                                                            Art Instructor, Adult Continuing Education, San Francisco Art Institute

2008 - 2009                                                Visiting Artist, Center for Elders and Youth in the Arts, San Francisco, CA

2008 - 2009                                                Teaching Assistant for Painting I&II and Drawing I&II taught by Carlos Villa,
                                                                      San Francisco Art Institute

2004 - 2007                                                Adjunct Faculty, Graduate School of Education, Mercy College, New York, NY

2001 - 2007                                                Art Teacher, The Bronx High School of Science, Bronx, NY