SHARON BRONZAN


EDUCATION

1972 M.S. Art Education, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR
1965-66 Graduate Studies, Painting and Drawing, San Jose State University, CA
1965 B.S. Painting and Drawing, University of Oregon, Eugene, OR

SOLO EXHIBITIONS
2017 Breathing Lessons, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2016 Pop-Up Show, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2015 Luck, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2008 The Presence of Absence, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2006 Link, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2004 Painted Stories, Marghitta Feldman Gallery, Portland, OR
2003 Lost and Found, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
2000 Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1998 Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1994 Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR
1989 Maveety Gallery, Portland, OR
1987 North View Gallery, Portland, OR
1985 Multnomah Art Center, Portland, OR
1986 Columbia Arts Gallery, Portland, OR
1985 Multnomah Art Center, Portland, OR

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBTIONS
2017 Visual Magic, NW Regional Educational Service District and the George D. Green Art Institute, Hillsboro, OR
2016 Visual Magic, Northwest Academy and the George D. Green Art Institute, Portland, OR
2015 Winter Group Show, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2014 New Work by Gallery Artists, Augen Gallery, Portland, OR
2014 Becoming Blackfish, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR
2010 Two of a Kind, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR, Curated by Leo Michelson
2008 Art for the Bridge Auction, The Women's Museum, Dallas, TX
2007 The Paficist Potential, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR
2006 Self-Portrait Invitational, Alexander Gallery, Clackamas Community College, Oregon City, OR

2005 First Person - A Juried Exhbition of Self Portrait, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR
2004 The Clown Show - A Juried Group Exhibition, Froelick Gallery, Portland, OR
2003 Gender Symposium, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR
2002 Kows for Kids, A Benefit for Trillium Family Services and New Avenues for Youth, Portland, OR
2002 Sexuality and Gender, Lewis and Clark College, Portland, OR
2001 Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
2000 Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1999 Beauty and the Beast, Maryhill Museum, Maryhill, WA
1999 Small Works Show, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1999 Figurative Paintings and Sculpture, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1997 Artist/Teacher/Administrator: A Spectrum of Creativity, Lewis and Clark college, Portland, OR
1996 Miniature Show, Margo Jacobsen Gallery, Portland, OR
1995 Galerie Brati Catku, Prague, Czech Republic
1995 Okresni Museum, Jacin, Czech Republic
1995 Mentor Show, Gallery 114, Portland, OR
1995 Blackfish at Fifteen, Hult Center, Eugene, OR
1992 Blame it on Ken Show, Washington State University, Pullman, WA
1990 Working Wood, Maveety Gallery, Portland, OR
1989 University of Oregon Art Alumni Show, Juried, Eugene, OR
1989 Blackfish Anti-Apartheid Show Invitational, Blackfish Gallery, Portland, OR
1988 Oregon Art Annual, Juried, Oregon State Fair, Salem, OR
1987 Lawrence Gallery, Portland, OR
1987 Images They Make By Themselves, Richard Thompson, Ted Savinar, Hugh Webb, Ken Weeks, Jocelyn Weeks, Spokane Falls Community College, Spokane, WA

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS
2016 Oregon Health and Science University (OHSU), Center for Health and Healing 2, Portland, OR
2006 Oregon Health Sciences University, Women's Center, Portland, OR
2004 City of Portland Portable Works Collection, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland, OR
2002 The White House Ornament Collection, Washington, D.C.
2002 Visual Chronicle, Regional Arts and Culture Council, Portland, OR
2000 Kaiser Permanente Mother Joseph Plaza, Portland, OR
1994 Portland Community College, Performing Arts Center, Sylvania Campus, Portland, OR
1992 Portland Community College, Portland, OR
1990 Portland Community College, Rock Creek Campus, Portland, OR
1965 University of Oregon, Department of Art and Architecture, Eugene, OR

MEDIA
2006 Oregon Art Beat, Oregon Public Broadcasting, Portland, OR - Spring and Summer

SELECTED PUBLISHED ILLUSTATIONS AND PUBLICATIONS
2002-2017 Cover illustration, Windfall - A Journal of Poetry of Place, Spring and Fall
2016 “Sharon Bronzan,” Jennifer Rabin, Visual Arts, Willamette Week, vol 42/33, p. 52
2014 "Color Therapy," Donna Pizze, Paint It, Country Collectibles #81, pp. 112-17 (illustration)
2014, "Keeping Abstract Sculpture Concrete," Drew Dakessian, Southwest Connection, p. 9
2002-2011 Cover illustration, Windfall - A Journal of Poetry of Place, Spring and Fall
2011 Out of the Woods: Meadow and Roadside Songs, Nita Countryman, Finishing Line Press, July 2011
2011 "Pull up a chair," Bridgit A. Otto, Homes and Gardens of the Northwest, The Oregonian, March 31, 2011, p. 3 (illustrated)
2011 "Art on the Hill - Works from the OHSU Collection," The Marquam Hill Art Committee, published by OHSU, Portland, OR
2004 "Oregon Artist: Sharon Bronzan at Marghitta Feldman Gallery," Artweek, July/August 2004, vol. 35, issue 6
2003 "Landscapes, Sculpture at Margo Jacobsen," The Sunday Oregonian (Portland, OR) March 16, 2003
2001 George Johanson – Equivalents, Portraits of Eighty Oregon Artists, published by the Portland Art Museum, p.103
1997-1999 Illustrator, Quality Classics, Seattle, WA
1986-1996 Illustrator, Fabric Art, Portland, OR
1995 Cover illustration, Downtown Magazine, Portland, OR
1992 Poster illustration, Art Beat, Portland Community College, Portland, OR
1990 Illustration, Mississippi Mud Magazine, Portland, OR
1989 Cover illustration, Clinton Street Quarterly, Portland, OR
1989 Illustrations, Northwest Magazine, The Oregonian, Portland, OR
1987 Book cover illustration, Phoenix Rising, written by William Siverly, published by Opus 2 Publications
1986 Record album cover illustration and design, Nervous in Suburbia, Crazy 8’s, Portland, OR
1984 Book cover illustration, Pheasant Flower, written by Sandra McPherson, published by Owl Creek Press, Missoula, Montana

HONORS
1999 Award of Accommodation presented by Portland Community College Board of Directors, Portland, OR
1996 National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development Excellence Award for Outstanding Contributions to Teaching and Learning,
University of Texas, Austin, Texas
1996 Portland Community College Foundation/US Bank Faculty Excellence Award, Portland, OR
1985 Second Place Award, Oregon Art Annual, Oregon State Fair, Salem, OR
1970-72 Hatti Strong Foundation Grant, Washington, D.C.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE
2003 Sitka Center for Art and Ecology, Instructor, Painting the Narrative
1973-1999 Full-time Painting and Drawing Instructor, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, Portland Community College, Portland, OR
1993-1997 Art Department Chair, Division of Visual and Performing Arts, Portland Community College, Portland, OR
1991 Instructor, Creative Arts Community, Menucha, OR