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Education

Born, Copenhagen, Denmark

2012 M.F.A. Mills College, Oakland

1999 B.F.A. School of Danish Design, Kolding, Denmark

Experience

2015 Sacramento State University, Photographing Ghosts- the personal as political, guest speaker.

2015 The Square Root Workshop by Mexican fashion designer, Carla Fernandez at Heath Ceramics. Workshop assistant.

2015 Back Strap Loom Weaving Workshop by indigenous weavers Margarita and Ceci, from Chiapas Mexico at Heath Ceramics. Workshop assistant.

2015 House Industries: Screen Printing Workshop by David Dodde at Heath Ceramics. Workshop assistant.

2015 House Industries: Hand Lettering Workshop by Ken Barber at Heath Ceramics. Workshop assistant.

2013 Mills College Fine Arts Department (painting) guest speaker with Professor Hung Liu.

2012 California College of the Arts (sculpture) guest speaker,

2012 Mills College Fine Arts Department (photography) guest speaker with Professor Catherine Wagner

2012 The Talent Academy, Reclaimed Installation workshop, guest instructor with Louise Vilsgaard, Denmark

2012 Mills College Graduate Teaching Assistant for Advanced Sculpture, Oakland

2011 Mills College Graduate Teaching Assistant for 3D Concepts, Oakland

2000-2001 Public Glass, instructor in kiln casting techniques, San Francisco

1999 WAKU, co instructor in Raku firing techniques at adult learning center, Kyoto, Japan,

2000-2013 Clarendon Elementary Japanese Bicultural Bilingual Program,visiting artist, San Francisco

1994-1996 Manager of Valby Culture House ceramics facility, Denmark.

Awards

2016 Icelandic Textile Center, Textilsetur Islands Residency

2012 Di Rosa juried MFA Selections winner, Napa

2012 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art SECA Award nominee, San Francisco

2012 Headlands Center for the Arts Graduate Fellowship Finalist

2012 The Herringer Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Art

2011 The Herringer Family Foundation Award for Excellence in Art

2012 Mills College Graduate Teaching Assistant Scholarship Award

2011 Mills College Graduate Teaching Assistant Scholarship Award

Solo & two person exhibitions
2012 Swarm Gallery, Invisible Gestures, Oakland

2012 PLaYSPACE Gallery, Skeleton, California College of the Arts, San Francisco

2011 Jack Fischer Gallery, Couplings, San Francisco

2009 Bell Jar, My Husband, San Francisco

2009 Claudia Kussano, Moths, San Francisco

2008 Claudia Kussano, AfterWar(d), San Francisco

2007 Mina Dresden Gallery, Marks Left Behind, San Francisco

2004 Micaela Gallery, San Francisco

2001 Micaela Gallery, Impede, San Francisco

Group exhibitions

2015 Free Utopian Gallery, The Last Show On Earth II, Oakland

2013 Rock Bar, Objectineering, San Francisco

2013 Southern Exposure, Only a Signal Shown, San Francisco

2013 di Rosa Gatehouse Gallery, M.F.A. Selections, Napa

2012 Macarthur B. Arthur, Oakland

2012 Root Division, X-Libris, San Francisco

2012 Root Division, Introductions 2012, San Francisco

2012 Oakland Art Museum, From the Golden Gate Bridge to Oakland: Trade and Tourism

2012 Berkeley Art Center, Collect: exhibition and silent auction fundraiser, Berkeley

2012 Mills College Museum of Art, MFA Exhibition: The Last Show On Earth, Oakland

2011 Royal NoneSuch Gallery, Antarctica, Oakland

2010 PRO ARTS Gallery, Juried Annual 2011, Oakland

2010 ARC Gallery, Dollhouse, San Francisco

2010 Jewish Art Museum, Private Party, San Francisco

2010 Berkeley Art Center, Juried @ BAC, Berkeley

2010 ARC Gallery, Paper View, San Francisco

2010 Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Spring Exhibition, Copenhagen, Denmark

2009 Berkeley Art Center, Red, Berkeley

2009 College of Marin Fine Art Gallery, Rock, Paper, Scissors, Glue, Marin

2009 Berkeley Art Center, Juried @ BAC, Works on Paper, Berkeley

2009 Marin Society of Artists, National Juried Show, Marin

2009 Root Division, Family Portrait, San Francisco

2009 MCCLA 1st Visual-Poetry and Performance Festival, San Francisco

2009 18 Reasons, The Hare & the Hounds, San Francisco

2009 Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Spring Exhibition, Copenhagen, Denmark

2009 Crocker Art Museum, 75th Crocker –Kingsley Biennial, Sacramento

2009 Art Raw Gallery, New York, NY

2008 Levy Art & Architecture, Twenty Artists – Two Galleries, San Francisco

2008 150 Clinton Park, What Woman Want, San Francisco

2007 Reaves Gallery, Introductions, San Francisco

2007 Micaela Gallery, Salon d’Ete, San Francisco

2007 City of Santa Clara, Indoor Sculpture Exhibition, Santa Clara

2007 Mina Dresden Gallery, Intimate Bodies Public Spaces, San Francisco

2006 Espace Saint-Exupery, Le Corps Decline, Paris, France

2006 Mina Dresden Gallery, Beautiful Eyes, San Francisco

2006 Mina Dresden Gallery, Deluge & Deliverance, San Francisco

2006 Mina Dresden Gallery, Paris/San Francisco Artist Exchange, San Francisco

2005 University of Contemporary Art, Le Corps Decline, Paris, France

2005 A.R.C Gallery, Chicago, Illinois

2005 Nuit Blanche, Paris, France

2005 Le Genie de la Bastille, Paris, France

2005 Micaela Gallery, Salon d’Ete, San Francisco

2002 SOMAR Gallery, Ten, San Francisco

2002 Bay Area Glass Institute, Blue Plate Special, San Jose

2002 Limn Gallery, Allure – Things Unseen, San Francisco

Publications 

http://www.squarecylinder.com/, David Roth, Squarecylinder, March, 2011

http://sfartnews.wordpress.com/ Marks Left Behind – the work of Camilla Newhagen, Michael Yochum SF Art News March ,2011

http://www.ebar.com/arts/art_article.php?sec=general&article=149, Bay Area Reporter, Sura Wood, March 2011

Politiken,”Kunstnernes Kamp på Charlottenborg”, Trine Ross, April 14, 2009

The Sacramento Bee,” Nice Gesture, but the Site’s Flawed”, Victoria Dalkey, January 16, 2009

http://xproyectox.blogspot.com/, “Dolls Sex and Other Toys”, Cecilia Nuin, October 2008

Bay Area Reporter,”Highs & Lows in Bay Area Art 2008”, Sura Wood, December 25, 2008

Artslant San Francisco, Rackroom interview, Sura Wood, 2008

Futuro Contemporary Art, Switzerland, issue 14, “What does a Woman Want?”, Cecilia Nuin, 2008