Elizabeth M. Williams Photography: Regarding Human Perception
Elizabeth M. Williams

b. 1962, in Connecticut, U.S.A.
Lives and works in the San Francisco Bay Area


EXHIBITIONS

2017
"Nasty Women," The Knockdown Center, New York City
"The Unauthorized SFMOMA Show," San Francisco, CA

2016
"Spectrum Gestalt," bG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
"Instantly Yours," Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA
"From Me to You," Pro Arts, Oakland, CA

2015
"Snap to Grid," Los Angeles Center for Digital Art, Los Angeles, CA
"Pay It Forward," New Orleans Photo Alliance, New Orleans, LA
"California in Small Works," PHOTO, Oakland, CA

2014
"Framed," Candid Arts Trust & Gallery, London, U.K.
"Sky's the Limit," Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
"New Directions in Photography," Slate Art, Oakland, CA
 
2013
New Artist Fair, London, U.K.
"In Focus," Palm Beach Photographic Centre, Palm Beach, FL
"Three Views," Gray Loft Gallery, Oakland, CA
"Focus on Photography," Slate Art, Oakland, CA
"The Annual International Online Exhibit," Florida Museum of Photographic Arts, Tampa, FL

2012
"Urban Information," Slate Art, Oakland, CA
"Paper Girls," Incline Gallery, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Fine Arts Fair, under the auspices of Slate Art
"Small Works," Slate Art, Oakland, CA

2011
"Reinterpreting Reality," solo exhibit, Slate Art, Oakland, CA
"Selected Works," solo exhibit, Serpentine, San Francisco, CA
"Review/Preview," Slate Art, Oakland, CA
"Recent Works," solo exhibit, Earl Warren Hall, University of California, Berkeley

2010
"Roll Call," San Francisco Camerawork, San Francisco, CA

2009
"Women Artists," Joyce Gordon Gallery, Oakland, CA
"Perception and Reality," solo exhibit, Stanford University

2008
"Realities and Illusions," Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA
 
Earlier Group Shows:
Southern Exposure Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Teresa Mullens Gallery, San Francisco, CA
City College of San Francisco Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA


RELATED ACTIVITIES

2018
San Francisco Camerawork auction

2017
Pro Arts benefit
Inclusion in "The Unauthorized SFMOMA Show" exhibition catalog

2016
Inclusion in Art Photo Index compendium, by invitation, Photo-Eye, Santa Fe
Photographic tribute, Oakland Ghost Ship warehouse fire, San Francisco Chronicle
Artwork used to brand "From Me to You" exhibit, Pro Arts
Selected works available through Wander Atelier, Berlin, Germany
San Francisco Camerawork auction

2015
Selected works available on an ongoing basis through SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, and Schneider Gallery, Chicago
Multiple works selected for SFMOMA's Tumblr site
Finalist, Alameda County Arts Commission Artwork Acquisition Program
Kala Art Institute auction
Oakland Art Murmur auction

2014
Finalist, London Royal Academy of Arts Summer Exhibition
Panelist, "Fair-Use Issues in Photography," Hastings College of the Law, University of California
Artwork featured in Galleries magazine, U.K., promoting London New Artist Fair
Artwork used to brand "Sky's the Limit" exhibit and also included in curatorial audio tour of selected works, Bedford Gallery
Special commendation, with honorarium, and guest speaker, docent orientation, "Sky's the Limit" exhibit
Artwork featured on cover of Diablo Arts magazine promoting "Sky's the Limit" exhibit
Inclusion in "An Endless Source of Inspiration" review of "Sky's the Limit" exhibit by Lou Fancher, Contra Costa Times and San Jose Mercury News
Artwork used by Visit Oakland, with honorarium
Guest speaker, "Regarding Human Perception," Remmers Global, Oakland, CA
Rotating exhibits, Sticks Framing & Gallery, Berkeley, CA
Oakland Art Murmur auction
London New Artist Fair auction
Bedford Gallery auction

2013
Inclusion in "Five Artists to Look Out For" blog post by Lisa Holmes, London New Artist Fair
Oakland Art Murmur auction

2012
Speaker, "Urban Information" exhibit, Slate Art
Oakland Art Murmur auction

2011
Selected works available on an ongoing basis through Slate Art; gallery representation, 2011-2014
Inclusion in East Bay Express review, "Looking in All the Right Places," by DeWitt Cheng, "Reinterpreting Reality" exhibit
Oakland Tribune, Critic's Pick by Jennifer Modenessi, "Reinterpreting Reality" exhibit
San Francisco Chronicle, Don't Miss mention by Mary Eisenhart, "Reinterpreting Reality" exhibit 
Speaker, "Reinterpreting Reality" exhibit, Slate Art
Inclusion in Slate Artists publication, Slate Art
Oakland School for the Arts benefit

2010
Inclusion in "Roll Call" exhibition catalog, San Francisco Camerawork
Intersection for the Arts auction

2009
Stanford Weekly, Top Picks by Editorial Staff, "Perception and Reality" exhibit
Speaker, "Perception and Reality" exhibit, Stanford University

Earlier:
Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco benefit


CORPORATE ART PROGRAM
Remmers Global
Sotheby's International Realty


PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
Photographic Resource Center, Boston, MA


EDUCATION
Boston University
B.S., Mass Communication, Art History minor
magna cum laude
1985

 
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