Exhibitions, Etc.

Exhibitions, Etc.

People deserve to know a few things when they invest in an artist. I can’t promise I've kept track of everything, but here is a lot of what I’ve done over the years.

Selected Solo Exhibitions:

2014 Art Object Gallery (2012, 08, 06, 04, 02, 00)

2005 Stanford University Faculty Center (2001, 1999, 95,1989)

1999 James Irvine Gallery, Stanford University (1993)

1997 Image Gallery, Cogswell Polytechnical College, Sunnyvale, California

          Christopher Winfield Gallery, Carmel, California

1996 Katherine Vander Vennet Contemporary and Post Modern Art, San Jose, California

1992 Young Gallery, Los Gatos, California (1990, 89)

1989 Allegra Gallery, San Jose, California

1988 Sun Gallery, Hayward, California

1985 Rorick Gallery, San Francisco, California

         Masters Gallery, San Jose State University (1983)

         Montalvo Center for the Arts, Saratoga, California

1983 Main Gallery, Sheffield Polytechnic, Sheffield, England

1982 Art Center, Battle Creek, Michigan

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2019 Archival Gallery, “Salon”, Sacramento, California

         Coda Gallery, “New Artists” Palm Desert, California

2018 Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History “Santa Cruz Portraits”

         Blue Line Gallery, Gilroy, California

         Art Ark Gallery, San Jose, California

2012 Winfield Gallery, Carmel, California

          Art Object Gallery, San Jose, California

2010 Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz, California: Surf City Santa Cruz: A Wave of Inspiration

2009 Skinner/Howard Contemporary Art, Sacramento, California: 9th Annual Dog and Cat Show

2007 The Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, California: Drawings: Visions, Surfaces, and Beyond

2006 Works Gallery San Jose: Local Hero: Ray Ashley's Passion for Collecting

2005 Monterey Museum of Art Biennial, Monterey, California

         Art Object Gallery, San Jose, California

2004 San Jose Institute for Contemporary Art  


         Palo Alto Art Center

2002 Frazer Gallery, Washington, DC

2001 Art Object Gallery, San Jose, California

         Cogswell Polytechnical College, Sunnyvale, California

         Exploding Head Gallery, Sacramento, California

2000 Art Object Gallery, San Jose, California           

1999 Nortel, Inc., Santa Clara, California

1998 Creativity Explored, San Francisco, California

          d.p. Fong Gallery, San Jose, California

          Image Gallery, Cogswell College, Sunnyvale, California

1997 d.p. Fong Gallery, San Jose, California (award)

          DeSaisset Museum, Santa Clara University

          William Zimmer Gallery, Mendocino, California

          Christopher Winfield Gallery, Carmel, California

1996 Cabrillo College, Aptos, California

         Cogswell College, Sunnyvale, California


1995 Montalvo Center for the Arts, Saratoga, Calfornia

         Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, California

         San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art          


         John Natsoulas Gallery, Davis, California

         d.p. Fong Gallery, San Jose, California

1994 Sea Cliff Gallery, Sea Cliff, New York

1992 San Jose Art League Downtown Gallery, San Jose, California

1991 Christopher Grimes gallery, Carmel, California

1990 West Valley Community College, Saratoga, California

1989 The Rosicrucian Museum, San Jose, California

         Gallery Laranne, Tokyo, Japan

1988 The San Jose Museum of Art

1987 Hard Times Gallery, Bristol, England (award)

1986-87 Pratt Institute International Miniature Print Competition :

Grinnel College, Grinnel, Iowa,Kutztown University, Kutztown, Pennsylvania,Missoula Museum of the Arts, Missoula, Montana, St. Johns College, Annapolis, Maryland, Arkansas Art Center, Little Rock, Arkansas,Abilene Christian University, Abilene, Texas, James Madison University, Harrisonburg, Virginia (1986) Okefenokee Heritage Center, Waycross, Georgia, Pratt Manhatten Center Gallery, New York, New York

            Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, California (award)

            Pacific Art League of Palo Alto, California (award)

            Works Gallery, San Jose, California (invitational)

            San Jose Institute for Contemporary Art (invitational)

            Studio 20, San Jose, California

1985 San Jose State University (invitational)

         Stinson Beach Art Center, Stinson Beach, California

         San Jose Art League, San Jose, California (invitational)

1984 Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, California (award)

1983 Siepp Gallery, Palo Alto, California

            Rorick Gallery, San Francisco, California

1982 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan

1981 Open Ring Gallery, Sacramento, California

Gallery Affiliations:

Art Object Gallery, San Jose, California

Archival Gallery, Sacramento, California

Coda Gallery, Plam Desert, California

Previous Affiliations:

Christopher Winfield Gallery, Carmel, California

Christopher Grimes Gallery, Santa Monica and Pacific Grove, California

Rorick Gallery, San Francisco

Edna Young Fine Arts, Carmel

Zoo Gallery, Beverly Hills


“Drawings: Visions, Surfaces, and Beyond at Triton Museum of Art” Artweek magazine, September 2007

“Points of View”, Colorado Homes Magazine, August, 2000

“Bringing Order to Disorder for Art Object Gallery”, San Jose Mercury News, August 6, 2000

"Reclaimed Innocence" (cover) Gallery Magazine, Monterey County Herald, Sept. 1997

"Art Show Pays Tribute to Russell Moore", Los Gatos Times, Nov. 1, 1995

"Reid Winfrey's New Works", Peninsula Magazine, February 1992

"Abled Adults", Peninsula Magazine, December 1990

Cover and article, Palo Alto Tab, August 31, 1989

"Artist Stresses Art...",On Stage Magazine, Spring 1988 

"Reid Winfrey", Peninsula Magazine, December 1987

"A New Round of Introductions", San Francisco Examiner, July 15, 1985

"Less is More..." University of California Profile Magazine, January 1982

"Canis Major", Line Dance Publications, Palo Alto, 1993 (calendar)

"Art Now, Summer 1985", Art Now, Inc., New York

Other Articles:

San Jose Mercury News: 4/1/90; 8/31/90; 2/8/89; 7/29/88

Artweek Magazine: 7/27/89

San Jose Metro: 12/12/86; 8/9/85

Saratoga News: 12/20/90


“One Hundred Years of San Jose Art”, San Jose State University, 2013

“Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers”; Educational Communications, Inc. 8th Edition, 2004; 9th Edition, 2005

“Art and Flowers”, De Saisset Museum, 1997

"Moore Art", Montalvo Publications, 1995

San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art Benefit Art Auction and Exhibition, 1991, 1996, 2002

"Art Auction", San Jose Museum of Art, 1991

Art in America Annual Guide, 1987-2005

"10th International Print Competition", Pratt Graphics Center, NY,1986

Northern California Print Competition, P.A.L.P.A., Palo Alto, California 1986

Corporate and Public Collections:

Imwalle-Stegner Corp. 

Kodak Corp. 

Union Bank

Gumps San Francisco

Applied Materials Inc.                       

Wexler Underwriting                                                                                    


Southern Illinois University

Cummings Environmental                 

Lucas Autocorp                                                                                    

Munitillo and Gorman                        

Dupont Electronics                       

The Credence Corporation                            

The San Jose Symphony           

Alain Pinel Inc.

Museum Exhibitions:

Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History, Monterey Museum of Art, San Jose Institute of ContemporaryArt, Palo Alto Art Center, DeSaisset Museum, Montalvo Center for the Arts, Triton Museum of Art, The San Jose Museum of Art, The Rosicrucian Museum, Missoula Museum of the Arts, Arkansas Art Center, Okefenokee Heritage Center, Pratt Manhattan Center, Battle Creek Art Center

Education: (I can’t believe you are still reading this!)            

Master of Fine Arts Degree in Printmaking/Painting; San Jose State University, San Jose, California

Fine Arts Honors Exchange Student; Sheffield City Polytechnic University; Sheffield, England;

Bachelor of Arts Degree in Art, with Honors; University of California, Davis

Associate of Arts Degree in Art, with Honors; Cabrillo College, Aptos, California


Professor, Dept. of Digital Arts and Animation

Cogswell Polytechnical College, Sunnyvale, California, 1996-2018. I still teach a course at the college most semesters, but I’m technically retired.

Previous teaching in Printmaking, Color Theory, Painting, and fine arts:

DeAnza College, Ohlone College, Monterey Peninsula College, Pacific Art League of Palo Alto, San Jose State University, Foothill College District, Mission College, West Valley College


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