Marie Schoeff
lives and works in Santa Barbara CA

education
MFA  Painting/Drawing Hunter College, New York, 1982
BA    Studio Art California State University, Sacramento, 1974 
AA    Solano Community College, CA, 1972

solo exhibitions
2012
Traces, Jane Deering Gallery, Santa Barbara CA
2007
Gallery 2, Ventura College, Ventura CA
California Poloytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo CA
2005
Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara CA
1994 
Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo CA
1992
Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara CA
1990 
Tokoro Gallery, Los Angeles CA
1990 Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara CA
1988 Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco CA
1986 University of California, Santa Barbara, College of Creative Studies Gallery
1982 Hunter College, New York City NY, M.F.A. Thesis Show,Hunter College, New York City NY

awards 
Individual Artists Program - Works on Paper - 1993 awarded by the Santa Barbara County Arts Commission & The Arts Fund

selected collections
American Telephone and Telegraph
Barry & Jo  Berkus - Private Collection, Santa Barbara CA
Best Products City of Wichita, Kansas
Illinois State University, Illinois
Santa Barbara County Arts Commission Santa Barbara County – the Berkus Family Collection
Santa Barbara Museum of Art
University of California Art Museum, Santa Barbara CA
Westmont Museum of Art, Westmont College, Santa Barbara CA

group exhibitions
2011
The Arts Fund Gallery, “Double Trouble : Married to Art and Each Other” Santa Barbara CA
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, “A View from Here,” Santa Barbara CA Channing Peake Gallery, “Few Chosen by Many…” Santa Barbara CA Westmont Museum of Art, Westmont College, Santa Barbara CA (catalogue)
Jane Deering Gallery, “Achromatic Variations,” Santa Barbara CA

2010
Channing Peake Gallery, SB,17th  Juried Print Exhibition, juror :  Tim Schiller              
Atkinson Gallery, “Faculty Biennial””, Santa Barbara City College Monlleo Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
Channing Peake Gallery, SB, CA, “IAA 20 year Retrospective”
Sylvia White Gallery, “Neighbors –  Santa Barbara Artists”, Ventura, CA, 
Faulkner Gallery, SB, CA, 16th Juried Print Exhibition, SB Printmakers, Alan Hancock College, Santa Maria, CA,  "Barry Berkus Family Art Collection”,

2008
Atkinson Gallery, “Faculty Exhibit”, Santa Barbara City College “Beatitudes Society, “Homecoming”, benefit auction 

2006 Channing Peake Gallery, “Barry Berkus Family Art Collection”, Santa Barbara
Jewish Federation of Santa Barbara, “Married 2 Art”.
Atkinson Gallery, “Faculty Exhibit”, Santa Barbara City College
Britt Studio, “Bright & Beautiful”, SB Middle School benefit.

2005 Reynolds Gallery, “The Fine Art of Education – Art Faculty Exhibit”.

2004 Atkinson Gallery, “Faculty Exhibit”, SB City College, yearly since 1995
Faulkner Gallery, “Faculty Exhibit”, SBCC-CE”, Santa Barbara, yearly since 1983
Trinity Episcopal Church, SB, Stations of the Cross 

2003 Arts Fund Gallery, “IAA Retrospective”, County of Santa Barbara Reynolds Gallery, “Art of Devotion”, Invitational, Westmont College, SB Trinity Episcopal Church, Santa Barbara, Stations of the Cross

2002 Atkinson Gallery, “Faculty Exhibit”, Santa Barbara City College
Faulkner Gallery, “Faculty Exhibit, SBCC-CE”, Santa Barbara

2001 Santa Barbara Museum of Art, “Poetic Natures”, Diana DuPont, curator Channing Peake Gallery, S,B  “Out of Line” , curator: Rafael Perea Betteravia County Building, Santa Maria, “Out of Line” , curator: Rafael Perea Monlleo Gallery, Santa Barbara, “Response”  Heal The Ocean, Invitational Benefit, Santa Barbara

2000 Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, “Print In”

1999 Reynolds Gallery, SB, “Un Angel Passe”, 1st Place Painting AWARD Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara Ridley-Tree Education Center, SB Musuem of Art,  Santa Barbara

1998 Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara Arts Commission

1997 Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara  Ridley-Tree Education Center, SB Museum of Art, Santa BarbaraTrinity Episcopal Church, Pentecost Ribbons,w/Dane Goodman,Nora Gallagher

1996 Print Makers Guild, Santa Barbara, AWARD 

1995 Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara Channing Peake Gallery, Santa Barbara Museum Art Center, Santa Maria, CA  
1994 Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara Elverhoy Museum, Solvang, CA 1993 Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara
1992 Santa Barbara Museum of Art Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara Exhibits USA, Mid-America Arts Alliance, touring drawing exhibit, (Catalogue)

1991 Hunter College, New York City (Catalogue) Santa Barbara Museum of Art, “Santa Barbara Artists”, curator Nancy Doll.

1990 Michael Dunev Gallery, San Francisco Lone Pine Gallery, Irvine, CA “Monotypes from Black Mesa Workshop”,  The Women’s Building, Los Angeles Santa Barbara Museum of Art Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, “Openings”,  Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, “Free For All 2”,                   

1989 Contemporary Arts Forum, SB , “Arts Festival ‘89”, Juror: Joan Hugo
1988 Shoshona Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, “Arts Festival - ‘88”.   Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara “Arts Festival - ‘88” & “Free For All”                                   
1987 Outer Space Gallery, Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, “L’arto” L.A. Art Core, Los Angeles,“Tri-City Show”,  C.O.V.A., San Diego , “Tri-City Show”Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara “Tri-City Show” Arts Festival ‘86, Santa Barbara. Juror: William Olander

1985 Los Angeles Design Center, “To the Astonishing Horizon”. Curator: Peter Frank Akron Art Museum, Ohio, “Have a Heart”/ Curator: Kathleen Monaghan

1984 Hunter College, New York City, “Alumni - Selections I” Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, Juror: Paul Shimmel (catalogue)  

1980 22 Wooster Gallery, “Invitational”,  New York City Hunter College, “Graduate Invitational”, New York CityNational Organization of Women, Sacramento, Juror: Lynda Benglis, 

teaching
Santa Barbara City College   - Adjunct Professor, 1995 to Present
See Art Department Website: <http://www.sbcc.edu/art/website/index.php?page=faculty&contact=21>
Westmont College, Santa Barbara Sabbatical Replacement Professor, Fall 2011, Spring 2003, 2005, 2006
University of California, Santa Barbara College of Creative Studies, Lecturer, 1991-2000 
Young Scholars Program  Art Studio Department, Visiting Lecturer, 1988 and 1989    
Santa Barbara Museum of Art,  Ridley-Tree Education Center, 1988 to 2001  

residencies
Wichita Center for the Arts, Kansas - 1993 Illinois State University, Bloomington-Normal -  1991 Mendocino Art Center  - 1986, 1987 Episcopal Seminary of the Southwest, Austin, Texas - 2002 Mt. Calvary Monastery, Santa Barbara – 2001

guest artist lectures/talks
Santa Barbara Museum of Art Ridley-Tree Education Center, Art & Spirituality Class, slide talk, 2001 “Inner Natures”, gallery lecture, 1991 “Jim Dine”, gallery lecture on Dine exhibit, 1989 “Five Santa Barbara Artists”, studio lecture, 1985  Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum  Gallery Talk, 2000 Print-In, 2000 “Helen Rosenberg Memorial Lecture”, 1999 “Tracing Taiwan - Sound Off”, 1998 Gallery Talk, 1996 Gallery Talk, 1989 School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston - Guest Artist, 1997 California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland - Guest Artist, 1988 University of California, Santa Barbara  Women’s Center workshop, 1988 Visiting Lecture Series-Studio Tour, 1985 Graduate seminar slide lecture, 1984 College of Creative Studies -  UCSB - Symposium Slide Lecture, 1992 and 1988Cuesta College, San Luis Obispo, CA - Guest Artist slide lecture, 1994Westmont College, Santa Barbara - Supervising Guest Artist “Stations of the Life of Christ” , 2005, Santa Barbara City College - Continuing Education, studio tour, 2008, 2000,1991 Cal Poly,  San Luis Obispo Slide lecture, 2006 Guest Artist, Illustration Class, yearly, 1997-2002Studio tour, 2004 Trinity Episcopal Church, Santa Barbara, 1999, 2001 Santa Barbara Off-Axis, Print-in, 2006 St. Mary’s Retreat Center, Santa Barbara, CA, 2003 St. Colombo Church, Camarillo, CA, 2001             Newcomers Group, Santa Barbara, 1999 Channing Peake Gallery, Santa Barbara, gallery talk, 1995 Ro Snell Gallery, Santa Barbara, gallery talk, 1992, 2005 Stanford Collectors Group Tour, 1992Laguna Beach Museum Collectors Tour, 1992 Fellows of Contemporary Art, Long Beach Collectors Tour, 1991  Principal Financial Group Art Collection, Des Moines, IA, lecture to docents, 1990

art related activities

FREELANCE ILLUSTRATOR and GRAPHIC ARTIST Catch Publishing, The Netherlands, 1996 Vogue Knitting Magazine, NYC, 1980-1996 Vogue Patterns and Butterick Patterns, NYC. 1979-1983 Lord and Taylor, Advertising/Art Department, NYC 1979-1983 TOUR LEADER New York City Art Tour, SB City College, Continuing Education, 1997  

COMMITTEES Visiting Artist Lecture Series Committee, SBCC Art Department VADA Steering Committee – Santa Barbara High School, 2004-7 Visual Arts Committee - Monroe Elementary School, Santa Barbara, 1995-2000 Outer Space Gallery Committee - Contemporary Arts Forum, SB, 1986-87.

JUROR “The Figure Obscured”, Santa Barbara County Arts Commission, 2005Santa Barbara Channel Keepers Art Exhibit, 2004 Artwalk, Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, 2003 Santa Barbara Art Association, 1991, 1995, 2003, 2009 Goleta Valley Art Association, 1991, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2002, 2009 Westmont College, “Un Angel Passe”, 2000 Scholarship Foundation of Santa Barbara, 1996 Santa Barbara City College Student Exhibit, 1996 Abrams Prize, University of California, Santa Barbara, 1988, 1995

PANELS “The Artist & The Icon”, Chair of Panel, Trinity Episcopal Church, SB, CA, 2004 “The Role of Theory in Contemporary Art”, Hunter College, New York City, 1991 “Five Santa Barbara Artists”, Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1985 

bibliography
 
2010 CASA Magazine, “Art Faculty Biennial…”, Aug 20, 2010, p 19. The Independent (Santa Barbara), Aug 12, 2010, “Art on the Eastside”,;p 65. The Independent (Santa Barbara), Aug 19, 2010, “Lasing Impressions”, p 51. The Independent (Santa Barbara), July 1, 2010, SB County Arts Commission special insert. Santa Barbara News Press, “Scene”, “Printmakers’ Field Day”,6/25-7/1/10, p 48.
2009 The Independent (Santa Barbara), Nov 19, 2009, “Individuals Together”, p 59. art ltd.,  July 2009 issue, “Neighbors…”, Santa Barbara News Press, Oct 16, 2009, “Lins in the chain…”by Josef Woodard.
2006 “The Berkus Family Art Collection”, catalogue, copyright 2006 Santa     Barbara County Arts Commission, pg. 57.Santa Barbara News Press “Scene”, “’Til death do they part”,11/17/06, pg. 5KCBX, radio interview,“Ears On Art”, , air date, 11/8/06,<http://www.kcbx.org/Pages/Programming/archives_2006.html>.Santa Barbara News Press “Scene”, “Teaching by Example”, September 16, 2006.Santa Barbara Seasons, Spring 2006, pg. 45.Santa Barbara News Press , “Easter 2006”, April 16, 2006, front page & pg. A16Santa Barbara News Press, “Channing…Berkus Collection”, 3/18 (or 19?) /2006.Santa Barbara News Press, “25 yrs. Of S.B. Contemporary Art…”, pgs. 3, 4.Santa Barbara News Press, “Scene”, “A Collection of Wonder”, 3/31/06, pps. 7,12.Casa Magazine, January 13, 2006, pg. 23Channel 21, TV interview w/David Starkey, “Creative Community…”, Jan 20,2006
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