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Curriculum Vitae

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Education

MA – Printmaking
California State University Fresno (CSUF), Fresno, CA
BFA – Fine Art, Primary, Secondary and Community College Lifetime, Teaching Credentials
California College of the Arts (CCA), Oakland, CA

Additional Post-Secondary Education

  • California State University Long Beach (CSULB), Long Beach, CA
  • University of California Berkeley (Cal), Berkeley, CA
  • College of Saint Elizabeth, Convent Station, NJ

Secondary Education

  • Coalinga High School

Teaching Experience

  • Private Art Instructor, Long Beach, CA
  • Teacher, Elementary and High School, All Subjects, LD, ESL, Peace Corp, Liberia,
  • Private Drawing Instructor, Fresno, CA
  • Art Instructor, Preschool and Elementary Art, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • Teacher, Elementary and High School, All Subjects, LD, ESL, Fresno Unified School District (FUSD), Fresno, CA
  • Art Instructor, Figure Drawing, Drawing, Painting and Art Appreciation, Fresno City College (FCC), Fresno, CA
  • Art Instruction, Consultant / Program Development, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • Art Instructor, Drawing, Clovis Adult Center, Clovis, CA
  • Art Instructor, Drawing, California State University Fresno (CSUF), Fresno, CA
  • Art Instructor, J. Paul Getty Trust Program, Discover Art, Baird and Calwa Elementary Schools, Fresno, CA
  • Art Instructor,, Alemany Catholic Preparatory High School, Mission Hills, CA
  • Teacher, Elementary and High School, All Subjects, South Pasadena Unified School District, South Pasadena, CA
  • Teacher, Elementary and High School, All Subjects, San Marino Unified School District, San Marino, CA
  • Private Drawing Instructor,Rancho Mirage, CA

Fundraising Experience

  • 2009 – 2015 Development Director, Heart Catholic School, Palm Desert, CA
  • 2006 – 2008 Development Director, Ramona Convent Secondary School, Alhambra, CA
  • 2002 – 2006 Vice Principal/ Development Director, Alemany Catholic Preparatory High School, Mission Hills, CA

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Awards

  • Outstanding Fundraising Professional, 2006,  Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP), Greater San Fernando Valley Chapter
  • Dean’s List, California State University Fresno (CSUF)
  • First Place, 1989, National Holstein Convention Juried Art Exhibit, San Diego CA
  • Second Place, 1986, San Joaquin Valley Statewide Juried Exhibit, Fresno, CA

Lectures, Panels, Workshops, and Tours

  • October, 1981 Pastel Painting, Lecture / Demonstration, Yosemite Western Artist, Oakhurst, CA
  • February, 1984 Painting and Drawing, Lecture / Demonstration, Clovis Art Guild, Clovis, CA
  • April, 1988 Career Days, Panelist, Fresno Unified School District – FUSD, Fresno, CA
  • October, 1988 Art Tour Guide to Paris, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • October, 1989 Art Tour Guide and Lecturer for Italy Tour, emphasis on Renaissance, perspective, frescos, and mosaics, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • April, 1990 Artist in residence, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • April, 1990 Drawing Techniques, Lecture, Graphic Arts Council, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • April, 1990 Nature As Source: Three Views; Barbara Barrett, August Madrigal, and Alan SonfistPanelist, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • June, 1990 The Importance of Art in the Elementary School Curriculum, Panelist: Disciplined Art Based Education Conference, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • October, 1990 Drawing for Elementary School Teachers, Workshop Panelist, Fresno Unified School District, Fresno, CA
  • October, 1991 Panelist and Studio Tour, California Art Educators, Fresno, CA
  • March, 1992 Printmaking Lecture and Demonstration, Graphic Arts Council, Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA

Juror for Juried Exhibit

  • Madera District Fair, Madera, CA
  • Clovis Art Guild, Clovis, CA
  • Big Fresno Fair, Fresno, CA
  • Coalinga Art Association, Coalinga, CA
  • Reedley Art Association, Reedley, CA

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Solo Exhibitions

  • February, 1981 -West Hills College Coalinga, Art Gallery, Coalinga, CA
  • May, 1983 – Fresno Art Museum, Rental Gallery, Fresno, CA
  • November, 1983 – West Hills College Coalinga, Art Gallery, Coalinga, CA
  • September, 1985 – Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art, Monterey, CA
  • March, 1988 – Cattle C.L. Clark Galleries, Bakersfield, CA
  • April, 1990 – Natural Histories Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • February, 1992 – Passages: Masters Exhibition Phoebe Conley Gallery, California State University Fresno (CSUF), Fresno, CA
  • November, 1992 – Passages Fresno Philharmonic Gallery, William Saroyan Theater, Fresno, CA
  • February, 1997 – Natural Phenomena Transamerica Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Group Exhibitions

  • February, 1973 – Long Beach Art Association, Membership Juried Show Long Beach Art Association Gallery, Long Beach, CA
  • July, 1981 – Society of Western Artists, Juried Open Society of Western Artists, Fresno, CA
  • September, 1981 – Newcomers Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • September, 1982 – Saddles West Hills Community College Gallery, Coalinga, CA
  • June, 1983 – Drawing on Fresno Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • February, 1985 – Fig Tree Invitational Fig Tree Gallery, Fresno, CA
  • May, 1985 – Neo-Impressionism California Polytechnic State University – Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo, CA
  • June, 1985 – Fifth Annual California Watercolor and Drawing Survey Humboldt Cultural Center, Eureka, CA
  • June, 1985 – West Coast Works on/of Paper Reese Bullen Gallery, California State University Humboldt (CSUH), Eureka, CA
  • September, 1985 – Nature As Source Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • September, 1985 – Las Vegas National Works on Paper Allied Arts Gallery, Las Vegas, CA
  • May, 1986 – San Joaquin Valley Statewide Juried Exhibition Fresno City College Gallery (FCC), Fresno, CA
  • September, 1986 – San Joaquin Women’s Invitational Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • June, 1987 – Just Cows Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • September, 1987 Plums Gallery, Fresno, CA
  • June, 1988 – National Holstein Convention Art Exhibit National Holstein Convention, San Diego, CA
  • February, 1990 – Faculty Exhibit Fresno City College Gallery (FCC), Fresno, CA
  • March, 1990 – Plums Gallery, Fresno, CA
  • October, 1990 – Gifts to the Museum Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • January, 1991 – Ideas, Sensuality and Description Fresno City College Gallery (FCC), Fresno, CA
  • February, 1991 – Northern California Artists Gallery M, Fresno, CA
  • March, 1991 – The Great Flower Show Plums Gallery, Fresno, CA
  • April, 1991 – River Images Fresno City College Gallery (FCC), Fresno, CA
  • June, 1991 – Next Wave Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • October, 1991 Faculty Exhibit Fresno City College Gallery (FCC), Fresno, CA
  • March, 1992 – CHAIRisma II Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • July, 1992 – Los Angeles Free Clinic Annual Exhibit Pacific Design Center, Los Angeles, CA
  • September, 1992 – River Images II Fresno City College Gallery – FCC, Fresno, CA
  • October, 1992 – Faculty Exhibit Fresno City College Gallery, Fresno, CA
  • September, 1992 Plums Gallery, Fresno, CA
  • February, 1994 – Valentines Fresno City College Gallery – FCC, Fresno, CA
  • March, 1994 – Art Faculty Biannual Fresno City College Gallery – FCC, Fresno, CA
  • April, 1994 – The Great Flower Show Plums Gallery, Fresno, CA
  • October, 1994 – Persistence of the Human Form Fresno City College Gallery (FCC), Fresno, CA
  • November, 1997 – LA ARTcore – Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA

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Selected Public and Noteworthy Collections

  • Adam Mekler, Art Dealer and Collector, Houston, TX
  • Betye Saar, African American Artist, Los Angeles, CA
  • California Eye Institute, Fresno, CA
  • California State University Fresno (CSUF), Fresno, CA
  • Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
  • Fujico Company, Nagoya, Japan
  • Harris Ranch Beef, Selma, CA
  • Harris Ranch Inn and Restaurant, Coalinga, CA
  • Kaiser Permanente, Fresno, CA
  • Mimi and Berny West, Hollywood Producer / Director, Los Angeles, CA
  • Regency Bank, Fresno, CA
  • Ronald McDonald House, Fresno, CA

Art Commissions

  • Harris Beef, Selma, CA
  • Harris Ranch Inn and Restaurant, Coalinga, CA
  • Regency Bank, Fresno, CA

Gallery Affiliations

  • Fresno Art Museum, Rental Gallery, Fresno, CA
  • Allport Associates Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  • Aquarius Gallery, Cambria, CA
  • C.L. Clark Galleries, Bakersfield, CA
  • Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
  • Plums Contemporary Arts, Fresno, CA
  • Gallery M, Fresno, CA

Design Firm Affiliations

  • Gary Steinhart Design Studio Fresno, CA
  • John Houtin Designer Santa Barbara, CA
  • Kennedy Lutz Architects Fresno, CA
  • Strubel-Chambers Design Associates Fresno, CA
  • Tecoah Bruce and Associate Berkeley, CA

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News Press

  • Children’s Annual Yule Parade Thrills Thousands, Staff Writer, Fresno Bee, Republican, Fresno, CA, November 23 1956
  • Nature as Source, David Hale Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, April 12 1985
  • Fresno CC First Statewide Exhibit Looks at Valley, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, May 11 1986
  • Fresno CC Show Offers Modest Start, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, June 15 1986
  • Arts Center Honors Women of the San Joaquin, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, September 14 1986
  • Festival Features Flowers, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, April 5 1987
  • A Beginner No More, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, October 4 1987
  • This Afternoon: Beyond War Honors The Peace Corps, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, December 6 1987
  • Dining In Italy When Meals Are Rare Works of Art, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, November 1 1989
  • New Concept: Restoring Lost Art Of Holloware, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, March 11 1990
  • Patterns of Nature Artists Theme is the Thread that Binds Individual Works, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, April 1 1990
  • Barrett’s Credentials Transcend Family Tie, David Hale Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, April 15 1990
  • The Next Wave Fresno, Artist Have To Earn Way Into Show, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, June 9 1990
  • Fair Judges Go For Risk-Takers, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, September 30 1990
  • Fresno, Sizzles As a Hotbed of Modern Art, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, December 30 1990
  • Impressions of Orchards and Vineyards Captured in Oils, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, May 10 1991
  • Fresno, Art Museum Catches Next Wave of Regional Artists,, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, June 2 1991
  • Fresno, Builder Unites Art Show Open House to Attract Buyers, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, June 2 1991
  • Diversity of Subjects Media Mark Artist’s Work, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, October 13 1991
  • These Chairs Aren’t Just for Sitting David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, March 1 1992
  • A Collection of Drawings that Look Like Anything but Drawings, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, March 1 1992
  • FSU Arts Humanities School to Honor 14, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, May 6 1992
  • River Images II Artists Join San Joaquin Parkway Effort, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, August 23 1992
  • Falling For Art Diverse Offerings for Art Lovers, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, September 6 1992
  • Youth Orchestra Will Reap Benefits From Art Auction, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, October 11 1992
  • Auction Will Benefit Youth Philharmonic, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, October 16 1992
  • See Works of the Pioneer Who Stopped Speeding Bullet, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, April 5 1993
  • The Art of the Deal: Teen Perseus Collecting For Fun and Profit, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, September 16 1993
  • Max Barrett Amazon Art Dealer, Nancy Osborne, ABC TV, Fresno, CA, September 1993
  • Variety of Figurative Art Worth Another Look, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, December 14 1993
  • Faculty Shows off Mixed Media At Fresno, CC, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, March 27 1994
  • Viewing Aftermath of Armenian Quake, David Hale, Fresno Bee, Fresno, CA, March 27 1995