PUBLIC ART

 

2020

ON GROWTH AND FORM - Wells Ave Underpass, City of Reno, Reno, NV

BETWEEN EARTH AND SKY - Eugene Airport, City of Eugene, Eugene, OR.

EMERGENCE - Central Washington University Health Sciences Building, ArtsWA, Ellensberg, WA.

 

2019

OF HOUSE AND HOME - Lake Merritt Station, Bay Area Rapid Transit, Oakland, CA.

REFORESTATION - Mountlake Terrace Station, Sound Transit, Seattle, WA.

 

2018

BETWEEN WIND AND WATER - North Coast Health and Human Services Facility, County of San Diego, Oceanside, CA.

COLLECTIVE BEHAVIORS - The Hudson Apartments, Greystar, Pasadena, CA.

 

2017

COLLECTIVE TRANSITIONS - Meacham Airport Terminal Building, Fort Worth Public Art, Fort Worth, TX. 2020 CODA awards Top 100 Projects

CONNECTING FLIGHTS– The Hudson Apartments, Greystar, Pasadena, CA.

 

2016

METRO GOLD LINE PHASE 2B - Metro Gold Line Foothill Extension, Metro Gold Line Authority, Monrovia, CA.

STORY LINES – Fire Station 143 - Los Angeles County Arts Commission, Santa Clarita, CA.

 

2015

NATURAL FLOW - Artwork to be incorporated into crosswalks for historic downtown core.

 

2014

BUILDING BLOCKS - Harlem Park Station, Baltimore Red Line Authority, Baltimore, MD

FLIGHT TIME - Lambert-St Louis Terminal 1 Atrium, City of St. Louis, St. Louis, MO.

 

2013

RE•BERTH- Southeast Community Facility, San Francisco Arts Commission, San Francisco, CA

UNDERSTORY – Crenshaw Retail Center, Community Redevelopment Agency, Los Angeles, CA

NATURALIZED GROWTH–Migrant Agricultural Memorial, Orange County Fairgrounds, Costa Mesa, CA

 

2012

FLUID DYNAMICS – Alondra Park, Los Angeles County Arts Commission, Alondra Park, CA

SKY DANCES– Athens Classic Center Expansion, City of Athens, Athens, GA

COMMUNITY FABRIC– Rowland Heights Community Center, Los Angeles County Arts Commission, Rowland Heights, CA

COLLECTIVE VISION– 24th Street Station, Bay Area Rapid Transit, San Francisco, CA

 

2011

STAGES OF GROWTH - Hacienda Heights Community Center, Los Angeles County Arts Commission, Hacienda Heights, CA

EYES ON THE STREET - Little Tokyo, City of Los Angeles Redevelopment Agency, Los Angeles, CA.

BRANCHING NARRATIVES –Main Library and Art Center, Palo Alto Public Art, Palo Alto, CA.

 

2010

GUARDIANS OF THE GARDEN CITY– Fire Station 19, City of San Jose Public Art, San Jose,, CA.

FAIRYTAIL MESA –Serra Mesa-Kearney Mesa Branch Public Library, City of San Diego Commission for Arts and Culture, San Diego, California.

 

2009

STEP IN TIME - Omnitrans sbX E Street Corridor, Omnitrans, San Bernardino, CA. MULTI-VERSE –Pomona Valley Health Center, City of Claremont, Claremont, CA

 

2008

OVERGROWTH - Kenneth Hahn State Park, Los Angeles Neighborhood Initiative, Los Angeles, CA.

CAT’S CRADLE - Lafayette Library and Learning Center, City of Lafayette, Lafayette. CA.

 

2007

FLORESCENT –New Mexico School for the Deaf, New Mexico Arts, Santa Fe, CA.

 

2006

EARTHSHINE – Acton-Agua Dulce Branch Los Angeles County Library, Los Angeles Arts Commission, Agua Dulce, CA.

TRIPPING THE LIGHT FANTASTIC – Central Los Angeles Learning Center, Los Angeles Unified School District, Los Angeles, CA.

 

2005

THE BIRDS - Live Oak Branch Library, County of Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, CA

THE GROVE - Historic Citrus Packing House, Arteco, Claremont, CA

 

2002

PLANTINGS – 7th Street Metro Center Station, Metro Arts, Los Angeles, CA. 2004 Portland Cement Association – Concrete in Transit National Award

CONTRAPPOSTO- 15th Street and Maple Ave., City of Los Angeles, Cultural Affairs, Los Angeles, CA

FOUNDERS GARDEN – Inland Empire Blvd., City of Ontario Redevelopment Agency, Ontario, CA Winning Entry, Metropolitan Water District of Southern California, Inaugural Liquid Art Exhibition 

 

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS/MEDIA:

2021

CODAworx Magazine, Healing Art VI, February 2021

 

2020

Boxed Lunch Interview Series, Fort Worth Community Arts Center

CODAworx Magazine, Suspended in Space VI, May 2020

 

2017

“Artist Talk with Kipp Kobayashi”, Art7 Gallery, Fort Worth, Texas

360 West, It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, October 2017

 

2016

“From the Ludicrous to the Sublime”, 26th International Sculpture Conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

 

2010

San Diego Union Tribune, “Library’s FairyTale Mesa is a Wonderland”, March 11, 2010

 

2009

Daily Bulletin, Environmental Artists, August 1, 2009

 

2006

Lighting – Art and Science for International Designers, The Birds…, Vol. 26, No. 2, April 2006

POL Oxygen Magazine website, News, February 2006

 

2005

Inland Empire Magazine, Creative, April 2005

 

2003

“Water in a New Way”, SomArts Gallery, SF, CA.

L.A. Architect, “Learning Cubed”, September/October 2003

The Press Enterprise, “Founder’s Garden is Ontario’s Secret”, June 15, 2003

 

2002

Artweek, “LA’s Metro stations showcase new works”, November 2002

L.A. Downtown News, Calendar, “Art In Train-ing”, September 23, 2002

Los Angeles Times, Calendar Weekend, Best Bets, September 12, 2002

Westways Magazine, Perpetual Thirst, September/October 2002

El Pais (National Paper of Uruguay) Tercera Seccion, “Equipo formado por Arquitecta

uruguaya y su esposo/artista diseña un gran parquet urbano en los Estados Unidos”, August 29, 2002

LA Downtown News, Around Town, August 5, 2002

The Press Enterprise, This Art Makes a Splash, June 18, 2002

 “Straight from the Tap- Liquid Art”, cable television news magazine, March 2002

The Press Enterprise, “Unusual Setting Off I-10”, February 15, 2002

 

2001

Daily Bulletin, “Ontario Oasis”, December 20, 2001

 

2000

L.A. Architect, “Exposure”, March/April 2000

 

ACADEMIA

2018-21 Americans for the Arts Public Art Network Advisory Council

2007-17 Cal Poly Pomona, School of Environmental Design, Lecturer

1996-8 SOFA.net, USC School of Fine Arts Alumni Committee

1995-7 Woodbury University, Design Studio Juror

1985 Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Assistant Lecturer

1985-6 University of Southern California, Assistant Lecturer

 

EDUCATION

University of Southern California, Master of Fine Arts

University of California at Berkeley, Bachelor of Fine Arts