Current & Upcoming
Unearthed
San Jose Institute for Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
November 13, 2016 - May 2017
Opening Reception November 13,
I am looking forward to working on a large scale with a rare beet harvest for the upcoming ICA Window Installation. This work will be shown in conjunction with a series of exhibitions about astronomy, including Russel Crotty's recent collaboration with the UCSC Lick Observatory and materials from the Lick Observatory's archive.

Pegasus & Mermaids
The Poetry Foundation, Chicago, IL
September, 23 – December 16, 2016
A group exhibition featuring work by Poetry magazine cover artists depicting the mythical creatures Pegasus and mermaids from poetry immemorial. Artists include Lise Haller Baggesen, Ana Benaroya, Alexander Cohen, Stephen Eichhorn, Carson Ellis, Clay Hickson, Tony Fitzpatrick, Krista Franklin, Julia Goodman, Jenny Kendler, Kate McQuillen, Jessie Mott, Julie Murphy, Diana Sudyka, and Shoshanna Weinberger.

Collaboration with Preston Farm & Winery
Healdsburg, CA
Ongoing
Preston Farm & Winery, a biodynamic vineyard and farm, is growing a diverse beet crop for me to use in my studio. We recently planted eight different varieties of beet seeds on their property, including Albino, a white beet, Cylindra, a purple variety with cylindrical roots, and Mammoth Red Mangel Beets, which can grow up to 20 lbs and is usually used for fodder.

Select Past Exhibitions & News
Contemporary Art & Jewish Themes
Jewish Community Center East Bay, Berkeley, CA
September 19, 2016 at 7:30 pm
A conversation between Larry Rinder, Director of the UC Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive (BAMPFA), and two East Bay artists, Nicki Green and Julia Goodman, exploring the resonance of Jewish themes and identity in their work.

San Francisco Art Commission's Passport 2016: Chinatown

Passport Home Base/Will Call: Portsmouth Square (Upper Level), Chinatown
Sunday October 23, 2016. Noon - 4 p.m.
I am thrilled to be one of the 17 local emerging and established artists asked to participate in the SFAC Galleries signature event this year. For this special event, I have created a stamp based on the Jewel Box Star Cluster to combine with paper stained by different varieties of beets. The other 16 artists include Kayan Cheung-Miaw, Richard Colman, Dragon School, Ala Ebtekar, Mik Gaspay, Tanja Geis, Cathy Lu, Terry Luk, Monica Lundy, Mad Lynnerup Golbanou Moghaddas, Ramekon O'Arwisters, Johanna Poethig, Xiaoxiao Zeng and a stamp by Hung Liu.

NextNewPaper
San Jose Institute for Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
June 5 - September 18, 2016
A group exhibition including works by Javier Arce, Michael Buscemi, Peter Foucault, Julia Anne Goodman, Taro Hattori, Carolynn Haydu, Cynthia Ona Innis, Loren King, Kyong Ae Kim, Jacqueline Rush Lee, Monica Lundy, Kirk Maxson, Joyce Nojima, Jann Nunn, Amy Oates, Michael Sell, Weston Teruya, Annie Vought and Imin Yeh. I am excited to share new work made during my residency at the Salina Art Center alongside work I made collaboratively with Loren King at Creativity Explored.

Artist-in-Residence at Salina Art Center
Salina, KS
April 5 - May 5, 2016

Visting Artist at University of Wisconsin, Madison
Madison, WI
February 2016
I was fortunate to connect with Irwin Goldman, Department Chair of Horticulture, and Mary Hark, Associate Professor of School of Human Ecology. Irwin is a classical (non-GMO) beet breeder
, and Mary is an artist and papermaker.

Artist-in-Residence at Creativity Explored
San Francisco, CA
September 15, 2015 - February 1, 2016

Site-Specific Beet Papyrus Installation
Caledonia, IL
July 2015
Farmer John Peterson and Angelic Organics warmly welcomed me to his biodynamic Community Supported Agriculture farm to create a series of ephemeral installations for the farm using beets gleaned harvested straight from his fields.


 


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