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S O L O  E X H I B I T I O N S

Autism + Social Media: Eye Contact, The Sacramento Poetry Center Art Gallery – Sacramento, CA, 2015

S E L E C T E D  G R O U P   E X H I B I T I O N S   (partial list)

2017

States of Matter, Sparrow Gallery – Sacramento, CA

2016

Juried Exhibition (Award*): Boundaries, Sebastopol Center for the Arts – Sebastopol, CA

Sac Open Studios Exhibition, Verge Center for the Arts – Sacramento, CA

Holiday Show, Sparrow Gallery – Sacramento, CA

2015

National Juried Exhibition: MICROCOSMOS, Gallery 621 – Benicia, CA

Haiku Art: A Small Works Invitational, Sacramento Poetry Center – Sacramento, CA

Sac Open Studios, Verge Center for the Arts – Sacramento, CA

Big Names Small Art, The Crocker Art Museum – Sacramento, CA

Figuratively Speaking, Sparrow Gallery – Sacramento, CA

Small Showcase, Delta Workshop – Sacramento, CA

Artists’ Valentine Redux, The Nelson Gallery, UC Davis – Davis, CA

Sac Open Studios, Sparrow Gallery – Sacramento, CA

2014

Dab Art’s International Juried Show (Honorable Mention*), the HUD Gallery – Ventura, CA

National Juried Show: Incite Insight, Lincoln Center – Fort Collins, CO

Despair to Hope, Midtown Arts Collective – Sacramento, CA

Davis Art Salon: Synesthesia, The Nelson Gallery, UC Davis – Davis, CA

CAST/Sac Open Studios, The Verge Center for the Arts – Sacramento, CA

2013

Center for Contemporary Art – Sacramento: Benefit Exhibition, Elliott Fouts Gallery – Sacramento, CA

CAST Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Art – Sacramento, CA

CAST Exhibition, University Art – Sacramento, CA

 2012

Center for Contemporary Art Sacramento: Benefit Exhibition, Elliott Fouts Gallery – Sacramento, CA

CAST Exhibition, Center for Contemporary Art –Sacramento, CA

 

E D U C A T I O N

Teaching Credential: Single Subject: Art, California State University – Sacramento. 2004

BA Art Studio, California State University – Sacramento. 1999

BA Interior Design, Minor: Art, California State University – Sacramento. 1988

 

P U B L I C A T I O N S

2016 Artist Profile: Natalie Sakurai. Arts Business Institute. June 17, 2016.

Art & Meaning. Artsy Shark. June 30, 2016.

2013 Lost at Sea. East Sacramento News. September 19, 2013. pp 10-11.

2012 Crowd Series #3. 2012. The Sacramento Bee. September 7, 2012. Ticket, p 3.

 

R E C O G N I T I O N 

2016 *Coordinator Award: Juried Exhibition: Boundaries – Sebastopol, CA

2014 *Honorable Mention: Dab Art’s 2014 International Juried Exhibition – Ventura, CA

2002 Artsbridge Scholarship, California State University – Sacramento, CA

 

C U R A T O R 

Heat: Second Annual Encaustic Show, Sparrow Gallery, Sacramento, CA –  February, 2017

Heat: A Modern Look at an Ancient Medium, Sparrow Gallery, Sacramento, CA – March 2016

Miss. Fortune and the Carnival of Fools, The Space, Sacramento, CA, 2006

 

T E A C H I NG  E X P E R I E N C E

2013 ArtLab, Founder/Teacher: Art Enrichment Program, Phoebe Hearst Elem.– Sacramento, CA
2004-2012 Teaching Volunteer (Art), various elementary schools – Sacramento, CA
2007 California Montessori Project, Coordinator/Teacher: Art Enrichment Program – Sac, CA
2004 Mira Loma High School, Student Teacher – Carmichael, CA
2003 Starr King Middle School, Student Teacher – Carmichael, CA
2002 Starr King Middle School, Artsbridge Scholar – Carmichael, CA
2000 Dean Dance Center, Impressionism Workshop, Teacher – Sacramento, CA
1995-97 California Academy of Merchandising Art and Design, Instructor,
(Art History and Interior Design) – Sacramento, CA
1994 & 1995 Crocker Art Museum, Art Masters, Assistant Instructor – Sacramento, CA

 

C O M M U N I T Y  S E R V I C E  I N  T H E  A R T S
2010 – 2012 Verge Center for the Arts, Served on Advisory and Education Committees – Sacramento, CA
2008 The Art Walk, Event Co-chair, Phoebe Hearst Elementary School – Sacramento, CA
1994 – 1996 Crocker Art Museum, Volunteer, Hands-on Art and Family Festivals – Sacramento, CA

 

C O L L E C T I O N S
Private collections

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