Maggie Tennesen

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2014 CONVERGENCE, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
2013 ALTERNATIVE APPROACHES, group show, R.B. Stevenson Gallery, La Jolla, CA
  Mobilia Gallery, Solo Show, Cambridge, MA
2012 PS Zask Gallery Rancho Palos Verdes, CA
  Stone Rose Gallery, Solo Show, Long Beach, CA
  Transvagrent@Warshaw Gallery, Solo Show, San Pedro, CA
  Painting as Textile, Group Show, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
  Pssst: Art in San Pedro 2000-2012, group show, Warschaw Gallery, curator by Ron Linden,
  San Pedro, CA
2011 Summer Spectacle, Group Show, Mobilia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
2010 Power of 10.2, Fall Market of Ten, Group Show, Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA
  Glass, Paint, Color, Group Show, Golden West College, Huntington Beach, CA
2009 Cut the Edge, Weave the Line, Group Show, Mobillia Gallery, Cambridge, MA
  Inaugural Exhibition, Group Show, Melissa Morgan Fine Arts, Palm Desert,CA
  Southern Exposure, Group Show, Manhattan Beach Creative Arts Center, Manhattan Beach, CA
2008 Recent Work, Solo Show, Jamcar Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Patterns & Rythms, Group Show, Los Angeles Municipal Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2007 Spatiotemporal Variability, Solo Show, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
  PAC IV/PACIFIC HORIZONS, Group Show, Art Exchange between Thailand and California, Catalogue
  2006 Praxis, Group Show, the Brewery Project, Los Angeles, CA
  Spill, Group Show Loft Gallery, San Pedro, CA
2005 XIX International Art Colony, St. Joakim Osogovski, Kriva Palanka, Macedonia, Europa
2004 Geometric Symphony: Color, Line, Shape, Group Show, Manhatan Beach, CA
  Recent Work, Solo Show, Loft Gallery, San Pedro, CA
  New Year Group Selections, Group Show, R.B.Stevenson Gallery, San Diego, CA
2003 Gridlock, Group Show, curator Kristina Newhouse, LA, CA
  New Year Group Selections, Group Show, R.B.Stevenson Gallery, San Diego, CA
  Faculty Show, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
2002 Motherboard, Solo show, Cirrus Gallery, Los Aangeles, CA
  99 dollar and 99 cent Show, Fine Art Ctr., Irvine, CA
  Gathering of Angels, San Pedro, CA
  Recent Work, Solo Show, Loft Gallery, San Pedro, CA
2001 99 dollar and 99 cent Show, Fine Art Ctr., Irvine, CA
  Gathering of Angels, San Pedro, CA
  Recent Work, Solo Show, Loft Gallery, San Pedro, CA
  Hand Painted, curator Carl Berg, Fine Art Ctr., Irvine, CA
2000 East/West, Japanese American Cultural Ctr, Los Angeles, CA
  Gathering of Angels, San Pedro, CA
  Recent Work, Solo Show, Loft Gallery , San Pedro, CA
1999 The New Minimalism, Gensler, Santa Monica, CA
  Gathering of Angels, San Pedro, CA
1998 Faculty Show, El Camino College Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  Faculty Show, Loyola Marymount Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  One Person Show, Loft Gallery, San Pedro, CA
  100 Dollar Show & Up, Post Gallery , LA, CA
  One Person Show, Spot Gallery, San Pedro, CA
  The Last Wave, Andrew-Shire Gallery, LA, CA
1997 Small Wonders, Brand Gallery, Santa Ana, CA
  Diversity, Andrew-Shire Gallery , LA, CA
  Dribble, Solo show, Hello Artichoke, Santa Monica, CA
  Brand XXII, Brand Library, Glendale, CA
  Open Book, Cal Poly Pomona University, curator, Patrick Merrill, Pomona, CA
  Without a Pattern, Brand Gallery, Santa Ana, CA.
1996 Small Wonders, Brand Gallery, Santa Ana, CA
  The Six, The Gallery at Stevenson, Ashland , OR
  Squirt, Ooze, & Dribble, Solo show, Hello Artichoke, Santa Monica, CA
  Drawing Conclusions, Hello Artichoke, Santa Monica, CA
1995 Los Angeles Juried Exhibition, jurors: Nancy Doll, Howard Fox, Leonard Simon; Los Angeles, CA
  Flirting Boundary, California Medical Arts, curators: Kathryn Tubbs, Tara Galanti; Santa Monica, CA
  Death’s Domain, The New Gallery, curated by Barbara Turner Smith, Santa Monica, CA
  Solo show, Mozart Festival, Long Beach, CA
1994 SLAMB: the six, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA
  South Bay Contemporary Museum of Art, Torrance, CA
  Women in the Arts, curator, Tari Brand, Santa Ana, CA
  Art and Healing (Alternative Viewpoints), Siobhan McClure, curator, Santa Monica, CA
  Insights ’94, award; juror: Noel Korten; California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
1992 New Printmakers, California State University, Long Beach; jurors: Sidney Felsen, James Reid,
  Joni Moisant Weyl, Long Beach, CA
  Group 592, Cifornia State University, Long Beach; juror: David Eddington; Long Beach, CA,
  Real to Surreal, Brea Civic & Cultural Center Gallery; jurors: Will Hipps, Lynda Forsha, Peter Frank,
  La Brea, CA
  CSU Summer Arts ’92, Ted Kerzie, Juror, Arcata, CA,
1991 491, California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  Insights ’91, California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA
  Real to Surreal, Third Place, Brea Civic & Cultural Center Gallery; jurors: Scott Grieger, Susan
  Anderson Vic Riesau, La Brea, CA
  Double Vision, California State University Fullerton, Fullerton, CA
1974 New Sculptures, Houston Rose Garden, Houston, TX
1972 Four Women, Los Angeles County Museum of Art; Jane Livingston, curator; Los Angeles, CA

Reviews & Articles

  New American Paingers, Vol 55, 2005
Brand XXII, Works on Paper, Brand Library Catalogue, Glendale, CA, Honorable Mention
CSU Summer Arts, 1992, Catalogue
Livingston, Jane. “Ms. L.A.: Three Women in the City of Angels”, Art in America, Jan/Feb.,1973, 98-101
Helene Winer. “Art Review: Two County Museum Firsts” Los Angeles Times, October, 1972

Awards

  Insights’94
Real To Surreal, Brea, CA, Third Prize, 1991

Education

1971 BFA, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA
1994 MFA, California State University, Long Beach, CA

Professional Experience

  Faculty experience:
College of the Desert
Loyola Marymount University
Long Beach City College
California State University at Long Beach

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