Colin Harris


(415) 202-4022


2003-2007         Academy of Art University, San Francisco CA BFA


2001-2003          Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo CA Fine art

1997-1998           Foothill College, Los Altos CA, Music

Work Experience

2014                  Anderson Valley Middle School Mural Arts Instructor

2012                  West Oakland Super Hero Mural project, Oakland CA

2010-2012      Attitudinal Healing Connection, Youth Art Instructor,

                           Oakland CA

2008-2013      The Crucible, Mig Welding Instructor, Oakland CA

2008-2009     YMCA after school enrichment art teacher, San Francisco CA

2008                 Henry Bianchini, Sculpture internship, Hilo Hawaii

2007-2008     California College of the Arts, San Francisco CA

2007                 Welding 2207A Quesada St. metal working, San Francisco CA

2006                 Eric Powell, Welding intern, Berkeley CA

2000-2001     University Art, Custom Framer, San Jose CA

Grants and Awards

2003       Grant awarded for Academy of Art University, San Francisco CA

2002       Best drawing and best Printmaking awards at Cuesta College

                 spring show

2002       Morro Bay Art Association Scholarship


2014             “Tango” Sculpture commission at the Goodness Grows Nursery

                       in Boonville  CA

2012-1013    Sculpture Commission ” To the Lost” in front of the Crucible,

                        West Oakland CA

2009-2010   Artistic Metal fence and gate working commissions,

                         West Oakland CA

2005-2006   Laguna Honda Hospital, Permanent mural in the Morgue,

                         San Francisco CA

Solo Exhibitions

2015              “Complexities” Solo mixed media show at the Mosswood Cafe,

                        Boonville CA

2014               Solo painting exhibition at Mosswood Cafe, Boonville CA

2014              “Ancient Movement” Goodness Grows Nursery Sculpture and

                        painting Exhibition, Boonville CA

2009              Solo exhibition at Vara Healing Arts, Albany CA

2008              “Moods”  L’s Café  San Francisco CA

2007              “The Grotto” 1590 Bryant St. San Francisco CA

Group Exhibitions

2014   Community Reuse live Sculpture project at the Not So Simple Living Fair, Mendocino County Fairgrounds, Boonville CA

2013   Live painting at the Sierra Nevada World Music Festival at the Mendocino County Fairgrounds, Boonville CA

2012   Live painting fundraiser for the Drums and Disabilities program at the D’ ambino winery, Paso Robles CA

2012  Fall open house exhibition  at the Crucible, Oakland CA

2012  Playa Bound, art exhibition at the Crucible, Oakland CA

2012  Davies After Hours Art exhibition, the San Francisco Symphony

2011   La Raza community Resource Center fundraiser Mission Cultural Center, San Francisco CA

2011   Reflections of Me and My World, Studio One Art Center, Oakland CA

2011   The 7th Annual Creative Justice Art Show USF, San Francisco CA

2010   Art fair at Beth David, San Luis Obispo CA

2010   “Wood vs. Metal” The Cathedral Gallery, Oakland CA

2009   Chillin Productions10 year anniversary at the Mezzanine, San

             Francisco CA

2009   Free Berkeley group exhibition, Berkeley CA

2009   The Crucible Fire Arts Festival, Oakland CA

2009   Private Sculpture Exhibition and soirée, Bolinas CA

2009   Oakland Art Murmur at the Uptown, Oakland CA

2009    “Raw” at The Uptown, Oakland CA

2009    The 5th Annual Creative Justice Art Show “Those Without Voices”

              USF San Francisco CA

2008    Mosaic show collaborative piece, Berkeley CA

2008    Pan African group exhibition at coffee with a beat, Oakland CA

2008    Art inspired by the war in Iraq at the Float Gallery, Oakland, CA

2007    Holiday art exhibition at Balazo18, San Francisco CA

2007    “Chillin” group Exhibition at the Mezzanine, San Francisco CA

2007    Breaking Ice: Bay area artists consider the African Diaspora,

              ArtWorksSF, 49 Geary, San Francisco CA

2007    Spring Show, Academy of Art University, San Francisco CA

2007    Fine Art Student Exhibition, Academy of Art University,

              San Francisco CA

2006    New Resources Bank Exhibition, San Francisco CA

2006    “Spontaneous” 410 Bush, San Francisco CA

2006    Senior Show, Academy of Art University, San Francisco CA

2006    Group Exhibition at 688 Sutter, San Francisco CA

2006   Spring Show, Academy of Art University, San Francisco CA

2005    Alternative Relief coop show, San Francisco CA

2004   Spring show, Academy of Art University, San Francisco CA

2003   Cuesta College Student Art Exhibition, San Luis Obispo CA

2002   Pacific Prints, Pacific Art league of Palo Alto, CA Juried by

             Carolyn Peter

2002   Tabula Rasa, at the Art Center in San Luis Obispo CA

2002   Cuesta College Art Exhibition, San Luis Obispo CA

2002   Morro Bay Art association scholarship competition, Morro Bay CA

2001   Love and chaos, San Jose CA

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