CV Highlights

Solo Exhibitions

2016

  1. Continuing the Dialogue, Space Gallery, Denver, CO
  2. Roadside Mystics, Video-Painting Event, Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ
  3. Video-Painting-Photography Exhibition, Chinatown Soup, L.E.S., New York, NY

2015

  1. New Paintings, Belgravia Gallery, Mayfair, London, UK
  2. Smoke and Mirrors, William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO
  3. Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

2014

  1. Astroid Enigmas, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
  2. Duane Reed Gallery, St Louis, MO
  3. Mana Contemporary, Jersey City, NJ

2013

  1. Head Banging on the Moon, Andre Zarre Gallery, Chelsea, New York, NY
  2. Romancing Color, William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO
  3. George Billis Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2012

  1. Incidence of the Black Swan, Belgravia Gallery, Mayfair, London, UK
  2. Recent Paintings, Arvada Arts Center, Denver, CO

2011

  1. Gangstas and Cupcakes, Andre Zarre Gallery, Chelsea, New York, NY
  2. Hybrid Fictions, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
  3. New Paintings, Belgravia Gallery, Mayfair, London, UK
  4. Paint Up! K Saari Gallery, Steamboat Springs, CO
  5. The Incidental and the Infinite, William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO

2010

  1. Featured Artist Exhibition, American Academy in Rome, Rome, Italy
  2. Recent Paintings, Elins/Eagles-Smith Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  3. Paintings, Darnell Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico

2009

  1. Painting Metabolism, solo exhibition, William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO

2008

  1. The Green Revolution, solo exhibition, Belgravia Gallery, Mayfair, London, UK
  2. Ebb and Flow, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
  3. The Book of Hours, La Courette Galerie, Nimes, France
  4. Desire in a Gypsy Cloak, solo exhibition, Havu Gallery, Denver, CO

2007

  1. Paintings, Schwab Center, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
  2. Stairs of the Sea, solo exhibition, Belgravia Gallery, Mayfair, London, UK

2006-2000

  1. Lay of the Land, solo exhibition, Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2006
  2. New Monotypes, Trillium Press, San Francisco, CA, 2005
  3. Inside Out, Vertigo Gallery, Shoreditch, London, UK, 2005
  4. The Mysteries, solo exhibition, Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2004
  5. New Works, Vertigo Gallery, Shoreditch, London, UK, 2003
  6. Eclipse, Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2002
  7. Lights of London, solo exhibition, Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2000

Selected Group Exhibitions

2016

  1. Colorado Women in Abstraction, Center for Visual Art, Metropolitan State University, Denver, CO
  2. Architectural Digest Art Show, Pier 94, New York, NY
  3. Monotypes from Oehme Graphics, Space Gallery, Denver, CO
  4. Monotype Show, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
  5. Best of Colorado, Arvada Arts Center, Denver, CO
  6. About Color, Denver University Gallery, Denver, CO

2015

  1. Art Show Busan, Busan, Korea
  2. Cloud Trousers, Russian Consulate, New York and Russian Embassy, Washington DC

2014

  1. Monotype Exhibition, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
  2. SJICA, San Jose, CA
  3. E/AB Art Fair, Oehme Graphics, New York, NY
  4. Red Dot Art Fair, George Billis Gallery, Miami, FL

2013

  1. Introducing New Artists, Duane Reed Gallery, St Louis, MO
  2. Abstraction, Belgravia Gallery, Mayfair, London, UK
  3. Twenty Women Artists, William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO
  4. Aqua, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
  5. E/AB Art Fair, Oehme Graphics, New York, NY

2012

  1. Select Art Fair, Oehme Graphics, Miami Beach, FL
  2. Exhibition and Auction, San Jose ICA, San Jose, CA

2011

  1. Contemporary Paintings Portland Art Museum, Portland, OR
  2. Earth and Fire, Denver Contemporary Museum of Art, Denver, CO
  3. Hong Kong Fine Art Fair, Belgravia Gallery,, Hong Kong

2010

  1. San Francisco Art Fair, William Havu Gallery, San Francisco
  2. Small Gems, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
  3. Red Contemporary, Steamboat Springs, CO, Jan 2010
  4. Abstraction, William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO
  5. Hong Kong Fine Art Fair, Belgravia Gallery, Hong Kong

2009

  1. Colorado Abstract, Center for Visual Art, Metropolitan College, Denver, CO
  2. Aurora Borealis, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
  3. Summer Show, Elins/Eagles-Smith Gallery, San Francisco, CA
  4. New Artists, Darnell Fine Art, Santa Fe, New Mexico
  5. Red Dot Art Fair, Butters Gallery, Miami, FL
  6. Summer Show, William Havu Gallery, Denver, CO

2008

  1. Dublin Art Fair, Belgravia Gallery, Dublin, Ireland
  2. Polinators, The Old Cello Factory, London
  3. Belgravia Contemporary, Belgravia Gallery, Mayfair, London
  4. Red Dot Art Fair, William Havu Gallery, Miami, FL

2007

  1. Modernity, Lloyd Gill Gallery, Weston-Super-Mare, UK
  2. New Paintings, Clifton, Primrose Hill, London, UK
  3. New Paintings, Butters Gallery, Portland, OR
  4. London Art Fair, Bridge Art Fair, Vertigo Gallery, London, UK

2006

  1. London Art Fair, Vertigo Gallery, London, UK
  2. Summer Exhibition, Belgravia Gallery, Mayfair, London, UK
  3. Exhibition and Auction, San Jose ICA, San Jose, CA

2005

  1. 30 x 30, Vertigo Gallery, Shoreditch, London, UK
  2. San Francisco Art Fair, Toomey Tourell Gallery and Trillium Press, San Francisco, CA
  3. Exhibition and Auction, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA
  4. Exhibition and Auction, San Jose ICA, San Jose, CA
  5. London Art Fair, Vertigo Gallery, London, UK

2004

  1. Night Moves, Film of Oil Paintings by Jerry Chater, music by Joby Talbot, SJICA, San Jose, CA
  2. Big, South of Market Center, San Francisco, CA
  3. The Land of Yes, Trilllium Press , San Francisco, CA
  4. 30 x 30, Vertigo Gallery, Shoreditch, London, UK

Other Events

  1. Visiting Artist, American Academy in Rome, 1995-96, 1999-2000, 2010, 2014-15
  2. Paintings published in book Colorado Abstract, 2009
  3. Film of Paintings by Monroe Hodder, filmed by Jerry Chater with music by Joby Talbot, Royal Festival Hall, London, UK, 2002 and 2005
  4. TV interview on Art News, PBS Maryland, Nov 2003
  5. London Underground, group show of London artists curated by Monroe Hodder,Toomey Tourell Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2003
  6. Permanent Artist Visa granted by the UK Govt 1996-2005, followed by granting of UK Citizenship

Education

  1. Received MFA in painting, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, 1980-1983. Instructors included Elizabeth Murray, Manuel Neri and Bob Collescott.
  2. MBA, Stanford University, Stanford, CA
  3. Art Students League of New York, New York, NY
  4. BA, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY

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  5. The Queen of Color, Colorado Homes and Lifestyles Magazine, 6/13
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  43. Tight Formats for Diffuse Anger, Sylvie Roder, Artweek, 15 Oct 1983

Museum, Corporate and Private Collections

  1. Portland Museum of Art, Portland, OR
  2. Denver Contemporary Art Museum, Denver, CO
  3. San Jose Art Museum, San Jose, CA
  4. Kirkland Museum, Denver, CO
  5. Palo Alto Art Center, Palo Alto, CA
  6. Kasteev Museum, Almaty, Kazakhstan
  7. Bank of America, San Francisco, CA
  8. Linklater, London, UK
  9. Swiss Re, San Francisco, CA
  10. Gulfco, Denver, CO
  11. Brown and Tedstrom, Denver, CO
  12. Gevurts Menashe, Portland, OR
  13. Broebeck, Phleger, Harrison, San Francisco, CA
  14. Coudert Brothers, San Francisco, CA
  15. Tom Cruise and Katy Holmes
  16. Richard and Sue ReecePulley, London, UK
  17. Jim Kelly and Amy Knox, Denver, CO
  18. Russel Coleman, Paris, France
  19. William Havu, Denver, CO
  20. Nani Warren, Portland Museum, OR
  21. Scott Huebner, Texas
  22. Greg Nettleton, Seattle, WA
  23. David Brown, Portland, OR