Killing Time Studios
William Smith


EDUCATION

1998M.F.A., Printmaking, West Virginia University

1996B.F.A., Printmaking, Sonoma State University

SELECTED EMPLOYMENT

1999-Printmaking/Drawing Instructor, Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, Ca.

2000-04Printmaking/Drawing Instructor, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, Ca.

1998Lithography Technician, Weekend Atelier Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, Ca.

1998-07Printer, Aurobora Press, San Francisco, Ca.

1997Visiting Artist/Printmaker, Fairmont Junior College, Fairmont, WV

1995-96Printer, Aurobora Press, San Francisco, Ca.

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2009“Small Packages”, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2009“Theatre Town”, New Jersey School of Architecture, Newark, NJ

2008“Small Packages”, Cumberland Gallery, Nashville, TN

2008“The Westinghouse Project,” New Jersey School of Architecture, Newark, NJ

2008“New Works “, Barbara Anderson Gallery, Berkeley, Ca.

2008“Bakers Dozen,” Quicksilver Mining Company, Forestville, Ca.

2007“The Modified History of Downtown Newark”, New Jersey School of Architecture, Newark, NJ

2007“Head Trip”, Barbara Anderson Gallery, Berkeley, Ca.

2007“& Blue”, A St. Gallery, Santa Rosa, Ca.

2006“Small Works”, Barbara Anderson Gallery, Berkeley, Ca.

2006“Staff Picks”, Barbara Anderson Gallery, Berkeley, Ca.

2006“Killing Time”, Roshambo Winery Gallery, Healdsburg, Ca.

2005“Wet Paint” Sonoma Valley Museum of Art Fundraiser, Atwood Ranch, Glen Ellen, Ca.

2005“Fifty Under Fifty”, Lobot Gallery, Oakland, Ca.

2004“A Breach in the Ghostly Skin”, 21 Grand Gallery, Oakland, Ca.

2004“Bound By Habitat”, Museum of Contemporary Art,

Santa Rosa, Ca.

2003“Art of the Draw”, Gallery at the Armory, Napa Valley College, Napa, Ca.

2003“Opposites Attack”, Roshambo Gallery, Healdsburg, Ca.

2002“Print Matters”, A St. Gallery, Santa Rosa, Ca.

2001“Prints by Eight”, A St. Gallery, Santa Rosa, Ca.

2001“Operating Systems”, Susan Cummings Gallery, Mill Valley, Ca.

2001“Underfoot”, Associacao Alumni, Sao Paulo, Brazil

2000“art.communicates”, S-Mova, Santa Rosa, Ca.

1998“Staring at the Walls for the Dailys”, M.F.A. Thesis Exhibition, Paul Mesaros Gallery, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV

SELECTED COMPETITIONS

2009*“SVMA Biennial”, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, Ca.

2006“Small Works”, Arts Council of Sonoma County,

Santa Rosa, Ca.

2005“New Directions 2005”, Barret Arts Center, Poughkeepsie, NY

2005“Sonoma Creates”, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, Ca.

2005“Delta National Small Prints Exhibition”, Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

2005“A Show of Heads”, Limner Gallery, Phoenicia, NY

*2003“Sonoma Creates”, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, Ca.

2003“Sixteenth Annual McNeese State University Works on Paper, Abercrombie Gallery, McNeese State University, Lake Charles, La.

*2002“Delta National Small Prints Exhibition”, Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

2000“Small Works”, S-Mova, Santa Rosa, Ca.

1999“Ink & Clay”, University Art Gallery, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, Ca.

1999“Positive/Negative 14”, Slocumb Gallery, East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, TN

1998“California Small Works”, California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, Ca.

1997“West Virginia Juried Exhibition”, West Virginia Cultural Center, Charleston, WV

1997“Lagniappe”, Print Exhibition and Portfolio Exchange, Louisiana State University Gallery, Baton Rouge, La.

1996“Print Matters”, University Gallery, California State University, Long Beach, Ca.

1996“Expressions of the Male Soul”, Wilson St. Gallery, Santa Rosa, Ca.

COMMISSIONS

2009Wine Label, Imagery Estate Winery, Glen Ellen, Ca.

2004T-Shirt Design, Art From The Heart Annual Art Auction, Sonoma State University, Rohnert Park, Ca.

2003Wine Label, Imagery Estate Winery, Glen Ellen, Ca.

2001“Cows in Sonoma Valley”, Sonoma Plaza, Sonoma, Ca.

*AWARDS

2009Best in Show, “SVMA Biennial”, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Ca.

2003Third Place Juror’s Award, “Sonoma Creates”, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, Ca.

2002Mary Lee and John Marcom Purchase Award, “Delta National Small Prints Exhibition”, Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

COLLECTIONS

Imagery Estate Winery, Glen Ellen, Ca.

Bradbury Gallery, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, AR

PUBLICATIONS

Paul Winslow (ed.), Direct Art, p. 109, Vol. 13, Phoenicia, NY, SlowArt Productions, Fall/Winter 2006

Nugent, Bob. Imagery: Art for Wine. San Francisco, CA. The Wine                                     Appreciation

Guild 2006. p. 226-227

Colin Berry, “A Growing Body of Shrinking Work”, Art Contemporaries, Museum of Contemporary Art at the Luther Burbank Center for the Arts, p.26 (Santa Rosa, Ca.), Summer 2004

Synapse #2, Floating Coffin Publishing, (Santa Cruz, Ca.), Summer 2004

Synapse #1, Floating Coffin Publishing, Front/Back/Inside Covers, p.3, 28, 29, (Santa Cruz, Ca.), Spring 2004

Davina Baum, The Sonoma County Bohemian, Visual Arts, February 27, 2003