Curriculum Vitae

Grants/Awards

2019 :: 2019 Discovered Awards for Emerging Visual Artists
Creative Sonoma and Community Foundation Sonoma County, Sonoma County, CA

Artist-In-Residence

2019 :: Artist-In-Residence
In Cahoots Residency, Petaluma, CA

2018 :: Artist-In-Residence
Chalk Hill Artist Residency, Healdsburg, CA

Installations

2019 :: s+oryprobl=m :: changed conditions, Take One/Justice tRuths
Discovered Awards for Emerging Visual Artists, Museum of Sonoma County, CA

2018 :: s+oryprobl=m :: 156, iteration 1
Chalk Hill Artist Residency, Healdsburg, CA

2017 :: s+oryprobl=m :: alternate route
The Spinster Sisters, Santa Rosa, CA

2017 :: s+toryprobl=m :: 1461 (alternate title s+oryprobl=m :: fragile vessels)
City Hall Council Chambers, Santa Rosa, CA

Solo Exhibitions

2016 :: w[o]rdrobe
Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Gallery II, Sebastopol, CA

2016 :: Visualization, a duo exhibition
Gallery 300, Santa Rosa, CA

2015 :: dress code(x)
The Spinster Sisters, Santa Rosa, CA

Group Exhibitions

2018 :: 4 Women Artists (s+toryprobl=m :: 156 2018, s+oryprobl=m :: fragile vessels 2017)
Chalk Hill Artist Residency, Healdsburg, CA

2017 :: Erotica Art (Oyster Piece 2017)
Seishin Studio, Santa Rosa, CA

2016 :: Black & White and Shades of Gray (Walk 2016)
O'Hanlon Center for the Arts, Mill Valley, CA

2016 :: Aesthetic Blitzkrieg (Ad 2015, Behavior 2015, Ladies 2015)
Asian American Women Artists Association, San Francisco, CA

2015 :: Bay Area Women Artists (5050 2014)
O'Hanlon Center for the Arts, Mill Valley, CA

2015 :: Under Pressure: printmaking in modern times (News 2014)
Healdsburg Center for the Arts, Healdsburg, CA

2014 :: BookWorks (FOG 2014)
Skylight Gallery, Main Library, San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco, CA

2014 :: The Poetry of Printing (FOG 2014, A Printer on Printing in Print 2013)
RiskPress Gallery, Sebastopol, CA

2014 :: Invitational 8 (Relief 2014, A Printer on Printing in Print 2013)
Graton Gallery, Graton, CA

2013 :: The Art of Letterpress II (A Printer on Printing in Print 2013)
The Compound Gallery, Oakland, CA

2013 :: Roadworks (Masterpiece 2013)
San Francisco Center for the Book, San Francisco, CA

2013 :: ABZetcetera (A Printer on Printing in Print 2013)
Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA

2013 :: Reverse Image (A Printer in Printing in Print 2013)
RiskPress Gallery, Sebastopol, CA

Curator / Juror

2017 :: POP! The Power of Printmaking
Jurors C.K.Itamura, Michelle Wilson, Luz Marina Ruiz
Healdsburg Center for the Arts, Healdsburg, CA

2016 :: Look! Book Arts
Curator C.K.Itamura
Healdsburg Center for the Arts, Healdsburg, CA

2015 :: Downtown Connect, public art project
Selection Panelist C.K.Itamura
City of Santa Rosa, CA

2015 :: Congressional Art Competition
Jurors C.K.Itamura and Vicky Kumpfer
5th Congressional District, CA

2015 :: Under Pressure: printmaking in modern times
Curated by C.K.Itamura and Sue Labouvie
Healdsburg Center for the Arts, Healdsburg, CA

2015 :: The National Arts Program
Jurors C.K.Itamura and Vicky Kumpfer
City of Santa Rosa Parks & Recreation, Santa Rosa, CA

2015 :: Art of Gastronomy: a national juried exhibition
Exhibition Chairperson C.K.Itamura
Healdsburg Center for the Arts, Healdsburg, CA 

Community Engagement

2020 :: (To Be Announced)
Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2020 :: (To Be Announced)
Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2019 :: Book Arts Roadshow
Teacher Professional Development Workshop, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2019 :: Creating New Traditions, One Cup at a Time (s+oryprobl=m :: 156)
Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2019-2020 :: Round Table Project No. 9
A collaborative project of Marty McCutcheon, Berkeley, CA

2019 :: Book Arts Roadshow
San Mateo Public Libraries (multiple locations), San Mateo, CA

2019 :: The Typewriter Project: Zine Fest - Show Me Your Stories
Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2019 :: Family Art Bash
Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2019 :: The Typewriter Project: Art of Correspondence
Family Art Bash, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2019 :: Book Arts Roadshow
San Francisco Public Library, San Francisco, CA

2018 :: Book Arts Roadshow
Teacher Professional Development Workshop, Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2018-2019 :: Round Table Project No. 8
A collaborative project of Marty McCutcheon, Berkeley, CA

2018 :: The Typewriter Project: Letters to Loved Ones
10 Year Anniversary Community Free Day :: Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2018 :: Family Art Bash
Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2017 :: Books for Children displaced by Sonoma County wildfires
A collaboration with Chronicle Books, Children's Museum of Sonoma County, CA

2017 :: Family Art Bash
Contemporary Jewish Museum, San Francisco, CA

2017-2018 :: Round Table Project No. 7
A collaborative project of Marty McCutcheon, Berkeley, CA

2014 :: Head {Art} Shop
Cure Studio, Winterblast, South A Arts District, Santa Rosa, CA

 

Press / Other

2018 :: Cow Cow Voodoo (Music Video)
A collaboration with Clothesline Revival
Music and arrangement by Conrad Praetzel
Directed by C.K.Itamura

2017 :: Whirligig (Interview)
An Interview with C.K.Itamura
Author Nanette Wylde

2016 :: Uppercase Magazine (Featured)
Ad, from the dress code(x) project by C.K.Itamura
featured in Uppercase 29: The Book Arts Issue

2016 :: Calabi Gallery 3/16 exhibition theme inspired by
Ad, from the dress code(x) project by C.K.Itamura
Santa Rosa, CA

2016 :: Celebrate Magazine (January/February)
Bay Area Book Arts, Photography by C.K.Itamura

2015 :: 428 Collective Salon
Presenting Artist C.K.Itamura, Healdsburg, CA

2015 :: Sonoma County Tourism Bureau (Featured)
Meet Sonoma County Artist C.K.Itamura
Sonoma County, CA
 

Affiliations

Current :: Co-Founder of the Book Arts Roadshow

Current :: Artist Member of The Center for Book Arts

Current :: Board Member for Healdsburg Center for the Arts

Past :: Director of Marketing & Events for San Francisco Center for the Book

Past :: Core Production Team member for World Maker Faire, Maker Faire Bay Area and other large scale live event productions

Past :: Managing Director / Production Manager / Stage Manager for over 60 live theatrical (drama and musical theater) performances

Past :: Creator / Host / Engineer for radio shows

Past :: Script Supervisor for commercial and educational video production