Cecilia Borgenstam

San Francisco, CA

415.335.0620

 

Education:

2015          MFA, SFAI, San Francisco, CA

2013          BFA, 2nd degree, SFAI, San Francisco, CA

2010-12    UC Berkeley Extension, Post.Bacc. Certificate in Visual Arts

1996          BA Contemporary Literature, University of Lund, Sweden

 

Professional experience:

2015-p       Michael Light Photography - Book builder

2015           San Francisco Art Institute - Teacher, Young artist program

2014-15     San Francisco Art Institute - Teaching Assistant

2001-02    Carlton TV, London (UK) - Senior Account Executive

1998-01    Granada TV, London (UK) - Account Executive       

 

Exhibitions:

2015          Family Matters, PhotoPlace Gallery, VT (group)

2015          Edge Effect, Fort Mason, San Francisco, CA (group)

2015          Self-portrait, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (group)

2014          What happened when I was asleep, Paul Sack Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)

2014          Skin Traces, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)

2014          The subjective landscape, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA (group)

2014          Continuing MFA show, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco, CA (group)

2013          HAPPY - R.I.P., Paul Sack Gallery, San Francisco, CA (solo)

2013          Spring Show, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA (group)

2013          Diva Status, Still Lights Gallery, San Francisco (group)

2013          Student Exhibition, New Coast Studios, Palo Alto, CA (group)

2012          Freaks, Streaks and Light-leaks, Still Lights Gallery, San Francisco, CA (group)

2012          Student Exhibition, Berkeley Extension, San Francisco (group)

 

Honors and Awards:

2015          Paul Sack Building Photo Award, honorable mention, black and white photography

2014          Paul Sack Building Photo Award, 3rd place, black and white photography

 

Lectures and workshops:

2015          My grandmother’s dresses - Exploring heritage through the absence of things while   reading Dubravka Ugresic’s The Museum of unconditional surrender, CA

2014          Platinum/Palladium - Lecture and workshop, San Francisco Art Institute, CA

2014          Van Dyke Brown - Lecture and workshop, San Francisco Art Institute, CA        

2014          The point of (being) a girl - Portfolio presentation, Lecture, San Francisco Art Institute, CA