HILARY WILLIAMS

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Hilary Williams is an artist living and working in the San Francisco Bay Area. She creates fine art screen prints on paper, mixed media paintings and illustrations in which she takes inspiration from her environments, the urban and natural landscapes and a fantastical imagination. Hilary received her BA in Printmaking from California College of the Arts in 2002 where she was presented awards including the Trillium Prize. Her work has been collected across the US, around the world and is currently displayed throughout the greater Bay Area and around the country. She also teaches workshops in screen printing in San Francisco and online workshops at Creativebug.com. Hilary now creates her work from her home studio in Sonoma County where she and her husband have started a homestead. In between creating art work you can find her milking goats, petting chickens, or canning vegetables. 

 

ARTIST RESUMÉ

Education
* May 2002 - received BFA in Printmaking from the California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, California
* March 2006 - internship at Tinhorn Public Works Gallery, San Francisco, California
* Summer 1997 - attended Interlochen Center for the Arts program, Interlochen, Michigan
* Summer 1995 & 96 - attended CCAC Pre College Program, Oakland, California

Awards
* March 2002 - Trillium Prize. This award entitles recipient to create work in a unique professional print shop. Trillium Press, Brisbane, CA
* April 1999 - Yozo Hamaguchi scholarship in printmaking at CCAC

Solo and Two Person Exhibitions
* June 2012 - Blackbird, San Francisco, CA
* June 2012 - Moshin Vineyards, Healdsburg, CA
* April 2012 - Redux Gallery, Alameda, CA. Shown with Maureen Sheilds
* December 2011 - Secession Art & Design, San Francisco, CA
* December 2010 - Secession Art & Design, San Francisco, CA
* November 2010 - Blackbird, San Francisco, CA
* July 2010 - Tedda Hughes Gallery, San Francisco, CA
* December 2009 - Secession Art & Design, San Francisco, CA
* November 2009 - Tedda Hughes Gallery, San Francisco, CA
* July 2009 - The Pines, Hood River , OR
* March 2009 - Frankee Uno Gallery, San Francisco, CA
* December 2008 - Secession Art & Design, San Francisco, CA
* October 2008 - Well Space Gallery, Oakland, CA
* September 2008 - Market Street Gallery, SF, CA. Shown with Mike Kimball
* August 2008 - 12 x 16 Gallery, Portland OR
* October 2007 - Frankee Uno Gallery, San Francisco, CA
* November 2007 - Secession Art & Design, San Francisco, CA.           
* December 2007 - The Press Club, Portland, OR
* February 2007 - Hotel Biron, San Francisco, CA
* December 2006 - Levy Art & Architecture, San Francisco, CA.          
* November 2003 - Life Cafe and Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
* October 2002 - Missing Piece Gallery, Iowa City, IA
* June 2002 - 40th Street Gallery, Oakland, CA. Shown with Mike Start
* March 2002 - Center Gallery, Oakland, CA. BFA Show
* December 1999 - Printshop Gallery, Oakland, CA . Shown with Deth P. Sun

Selected Group Exhibitions
* March 2012 - Graton Gallery, Graton, CA
* February 2012 - Collector Art, Berkeley CA
* December 2011 - Wonderland SF, San Francisco, CA SF LOVE
* August 2011 - Gallery V, Valley Ford, CA Conflux
* June 2011 - Wonderland SF, San Francisco, CA Anniversary Show
* March 2011 - Studio 333, Sausalito, CA
* March 2010 - Arc Studios and Gallery, SF, CA SPARC!
* February 2010 - 111 Minna Gallery, SF, CA , Wonderland
* February 2010 - 1AM Gallery, SF, CA, The City
* September 2009 - WE Art Space, Oakland, CA, The Space Between Us
* March 2009 - Gallery 94124, San Francisco, CA, Contemporary Editions
* March 2009 - Tedda Hughes Gallery, San Francisco, CA
* June 2008 - Varnish Fine Art, San Francisco, CA, 30 Under 30
* June 2008 - Secession Art and Design, San Francisco, CA
* June 2008 - Urban-Eyes, San Francisco, CA
* November 2007 - Varnish Fine Art, San Francisco, CA, Off The Wall
* December 2007 - Lauryn Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA, Holiday Lites
* July 2007 - Outer Edge Studio, Monterey, CA, Favorites Show
* June 2007 - Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA, Re Art Show
* June 2007 - Chillin Productions Show, San Francisco, CA
* May 2007 - Lobot Gallery, Oakland, CA.
* December 2006 - Chillin Productions Show, San Francisco, CA
* July 2006 - Tinhorn Public Works Gallery, San Francisco, CA. Facing West.
* July 2006 - Lobot Gallery, Oakland, CA. Virus Exhibition.
* August 2002 - City Arts Gallery, San Francisco, CA. Trillium Press Exhibition, Traditional and Contemporary Printmaking.