Dana Zed 510-759-6183

BA Brown University, Providence, RI

Selected Collections
Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
Corning Museum of Glass, Corning, NY
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Tacoma Art Museum, Tacoma WA
P G & E, Executive Office Building, San Francisco CA                                                                    
Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA

Public Commissions
2009 San Francisco Art Commission, Portola Branch Library, “California Wildflowers”

2023 Kala Art Institute, Berkeley CA
2019  Tasarim Bakkali, Istanbul Turkey
2018-19 Kala Institute, Berkeley, CA
2017  JIWAR residency, Barcelona Spain
2016  JIWAR residency, Barcelona Spain
2012 The de Young Museum, San Francisco CA

Set Design
1991   Sting Dressing Room, Berkeley Civic Center
1991 Pink Floyd Dressing Room, Cow Palace, S.F.,CA

Solo Exhibitions
2024 Transmission Gallery, Oakland CA
2020 FMOakland Gallery, Oakland CA2019 2019 Tasarim Bakkali, Istanbul, Turkey
2017          Lola’s Art Gallery, San Francisco CA
2017          Jiwar, Gracia District, Barcelona Spain
2016         stARTup Fair, Los Angeles CA
2017          Jiwar, Gracia District, Barcelona Spain
2014          San Francisco Zen Center, San Francisco, CA
2012           de Young Museum Artist in Residence, SF,CA
2008          Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA
2002          Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2000          Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1998         Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1996          Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1994          Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1992          Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1991          Napa County Museum, Napa, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions
2023 deYoung Museum Open, San Francisco, CA
2023 An.ä.log Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2023 Uptown Fine Art, Oakland, CA
2022 Kala Art Institute
2022 John Natsoulas Oakland, CA
2021 Remarque 9th International Print Exhibition, Albuquerque, NM
2019 Berkeley Civic Center 2018-2019 Annual
2019 Kala Annual, Berkeley CA
2019 FMOakland, Oakland CA, 2 person show
2018 Jeff King Exhibition, San Francisco CA
2017    Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
2017    Abrams Claghorn Gallery, Albany, CA
2015    Works Gallery, San Jose, CA
2015. Art Object Gallery, San Jose, CA
2013     de Young museum, Friday night artist, for David Hockney
2011     Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA
2007     Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA
2003    Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2002 d.p.fong Gallery, San Jose, CA
1999     Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, CA
1998 Santa Cruz Museum of Art, Santa Cruz, CA
1997    Tucson Museum of Art, Tucson, AZ
Morgan Mendelson Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA
Philabaum Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Clark Gallery, Lincoln, MA
Felissimo Corporation, Christmas Project, Osaka, Japan
Arts Commission of Greater Toledo, Toledo, OH
Holsten Gallery, Stockbridge, MA
Habitat Gallery, Pontiac, MI
Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Institute for Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
Garland Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
Shasta College, Redding, CA
Ohlone College, Fremont, CA
Habitat Gallery, Farmington Hills, MI
Richmond Art Center, Richmond, CA
Braunstein/Quay Gallery, San Francisco, CA
San Fransisco Craft and Folk Art Museum, San Francisco, CA
Grace Cathedral, San Francisco, CA
1991               Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA
California Crafts Museum, San Francisco, CA
Muckenthaler Cultural Center, Fullerton, CA
California Crafts Museum, San Francisco, CA
Museum of Neon Art, Los Angeles, CA
California State University, Fullerton, CA
Hatley Martin Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Robert Kidd Gallery, Birmingham, MI
Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
New Langton Arts, San Francisco, CA
Natsoulas Gallery, Two person exhibition, Davis, CA
Euphrat Gallery, De Anza College, Cupertino, CA
1988     Hoffman Gallery, Portland, OR
Hatley Martin Gallery, Two person exhibition, San Francisco, CA
San Francisco Craft and Folk Art Museum, San Francisco, CA
Glass Gallery, Bethesda, MD
Art Options, San Francisco, CA
Neon Neon, San Francisco, CA
Gallery Sanchez, San Francisco, CA
Redding Museum, Redding, CA
Eye Gallery, San Francisco, CA

199l     Gerbode Grant for Collaborative Performance with Tracy Rhoades
1989   San Francisco Bay Guardian, “Outstanding Local Discovery Award”
1989 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, SECA Finalist

Teaching and Art Related Experience:
2013           Pixar, Emeryville, CA
2013          de Young Museum San Francisco CA
2011~17    Visiting Artist, California College of Art, Oakland, CA
2001-13     Instructor, Esalen Institute, Big Sur, CA,
2004-12     Instructor, Institute for Mosaic Art, Oakland, CA.
2007-20     Instructor, Hillcrest, Chabot, Montclair and Kaiser Schools
2020-22 Teaching ceramics at my studio to kids from 20 different schools! during Covid

Berkeley Civic Center 2019 Collection,Berkeley Times, June 29, 2019
Speak For The Trees, Esalen Institute and Findhorn, 2009
Traditional Home, May 2004
Glass Review 24,Corning Museum of Glass, NY, 2003
Home & Garden TV, “Curb Appeal”, Fall 2002
Homes and Gardens, NY, NY, winter 2001
Object Lessons, Guild Publishing, NY,NY Oct 2001
KTOP Television, “Around Town: Alice Arts Center” , Jan 2001
Inquiring Mind, Berkeley, CA, Spring 2000
American Craft Magazine , New York, NY, September 1999
American Craft Magazine, New York, NY June 1996
New Glass Review 17, Corning Museum of Glass, NY, l996
New Glass Review 16, Corning Museum of Glass, NY, l995
Glass Art Society Journal, l995
Glass Art Magazine, November 1994,
San Francisco Examiner, April 1, l994, David Bonetti
Pasadena Magazine, Winter 1994
Artweek, January 7, l993
Artweek, July 9, 1992
San Francisco Cronicle, July 25, 1992
Tricycle: Buddhist review, Winter 1991, New York, NY
Vox Magazine, San Francisco, CA, Fall 1991, Winter 1990
San Jose Mercury, February 19, 1991
Tri-Valley Herald, March 5, 1991
On Paper Gallery, Global Visions, Tokyo, Japan, 1989
San Francisco Bay Guardian, June 7, 1989
New Glass Review 9, Corning Museum, NY, 1988
Sunday Oregonian, Northwest Magazine, December 27, 1987

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