EDUCATION

• 2001 Encaustic Painting Workshop with R&F Paints Center for the Book, SF
• 1974-1977 MFA, MA University of Iowa, Ceramics, Photography
• 1974-1978 BFA, Alfred University, Ceramics, Glass, Photography
• 1974-1979 Brooklyn Museum Art School, Ceramics
• 1969-1970 New York University, Ceramics, Design, Drawing

FEATURED ARTIST

• 2012 Artist of the Month, March, Enkaustikos.com newsletter
• 2009 Artist of the Month, November R&F Handmade Paints www.rfpaints.com
• 2010 Artist of the Month, Sept., Sinopia.com

EXHIBITION/SOLO

• 2013, "Drawings and Painting/Recent Work", at AWE Gallery, San Francisco
• 2013, "Make Room for Contemporary Art", at the San Francisco American Craft Councils show, Designer Steve Miller of NWBLK
• 2013, "Make Room for Contemporary Art", special section featuring Array 163, at the American Craft Councils St Paul show
• 2013, Serenity: Abstract Visions, UCSF Center for Womens Health, San Francisco, CA
• 2013, Hall Spassov Gallery, Bellevue, WA
• 2012, Barber Lounge Gallery, San Francisco
• 2012, A Woman's Eye Gallery, San Francisco, CA
• 2012, Salon Show, at Hallway Gallery, Bellevue WA
• 2011, Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA
• 2011, A Woman's Eye Gallery, San Francisco CA
• 2011, Hallway Gallery, Bellevue, WA
• 2011, Studio 333, Gualala, CA
• 2010, Hallway Gallery, Bellevue, WA
• 2009, Gallery/50 Belcher Street, San Francisco, CA
• 2009, A Woman's Eye Gallery, San Francisco, CA
• 2009, Himmelberger Gallery, San Francisco, CA
• 2009, Propeller, San Francisco, CA
• 2008, Salon Show , Himmelberger Gallery, San Francisco, CA
• 2003, Exploding Head Gallery, Sacramento
• 2003, Bates Community Gallery, Berkeley, CA
• 1999, Featured Artist- Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, SF
• 1997/98, Insight Gallery, San Francisco
• 1995, Hanson Artsource, Knoxville, TN
• 1992/93, Artisan Gallery, Great Neck NY
• 1990, Ruby O' Burke Gallery, SF, CA

EXHIBITIONS/GROUP (partial list)

2015
WAX at San Luis Obispo Museum of Art

2014
9th Annual Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery Tucson AZ
Repeat, Repeat, Repeat, at Hall Spassov Gallery, Bellevue, WA
Eileen P. Goldenberg, Helen Dannley and Jeff Hirst at California Pacific Lobby Gallery, SF, CA

2013
65 Degrees, Nave Gallery, Somerville, MA
Masters Show, EncaustiCon, Santa Fe NM
Fusion, Egg and Walrus Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
• Invitational Encaustic show at San Juan Islands Museum, San Juan Islands, WA

2012
Contemporary Woman 6, Chico Art Center, Chico, CA
The Art of Light, Sebastopol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol CA
WAX: Contemporary Encaustic Works, at Pajaor Valley Arts Council, Watsonville, CA
Shine, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley CA
Encaustic Biennial, R&F Paints, published catalogue of show, Kingston, NY

2011
Chroma, Cain Schulte Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Juried Encaustic National, Encaustic Art Institute, Corrvalis, New Mexico
Small Works Show ARC Gallery, San Francisco Santa Rosa, CA
Heat and Wax, Pacific Union College
Bellevue Arts Museum Show, Bellevue WA
Sausalito Arts Festival, Sausalito CA
Cherry Creek Art Festival, Denver, CO

2010
Art House Sketchbook Project, Brooklyn NY my portfolio at http://arthousecoop.com/users/epgoldenberg
Aqua Art Fair, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Miami Beach, FL
25th Annual Juried Exhibition, Gallery Route 1, finalist, Juried by Kenneth Baker, Art Critic for the San Francisco Chronicle
Working with Wax, Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA
5th National Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson AZ
Cherry Creek Art Festival, Denver, CO

2009
Per Square Foot, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
225 F: Encaustic Encounters, Turchin Center for the Visual Arts, Boone, NC
Waxing Philosophically, Marin Arts Council, Novato, CA
Working In Wax, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA
American Crafts Council San Francisco Fair, San Francisco, CA
Bellevue Arts Museum Show, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA
Tangible Wax, Christopher Art Gallery, Prairie State College Chicago Heights, IL
Metamorphosis, Contemporary Works in Wax, at the Haydon Art Center, Lincoln, NB, Sponsored in part by International Encaustic Artists
32nd Annual Small Works, 80 Washington Square Galleries New York, NY
4th National Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson AZ

2008
Small Works, Artworks Downtown, San Rafael, CA
Art In the Pearl, Portland, OR
Bellevue Arts Museum Show, Bellevue Arts Museum, Bellevue, WA
Looking Forward, Himmelberger Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Translucent: Contemporary Works In Wax, Cain Schulte Gallery, San Francisco, CA
14th Annual National Exhibition, SOHO20 Chelsea Gallery, New York, NY
31st Annual Small Works, 80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York, NY
Summer Show, Himmelberger Gallery, San Francisco, CA
Summer Salon Show, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Art For Your Home, Coupa Cosas Gallery, Palo Alto, CA
Bay Area Juried Exhibition, Falkirk Cultural Center, San Rafael, CA
Mill Valley Art Fair, Mill Valley, CA
Wish You Were Here, Pleiades Gallery, New York, NY

2007
12 x12, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson AZ
Relative Geometries, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson AZ
Encaustic Works 2007, R&F Gallery, Kingston, NY
Abstract and Geometric, Woman made gallery, Chicago, IL
Re-newal, Juried Encaustic Show, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA
National Annual Juried Show, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA
Here and Now-Encaustic and Time, MM Galleries, San Francisco, CA
Off The Grid: New Directions in Wax, Lauryn Taylor Fine Art, Carmel, CA
Contemporary Textures in Wax, Group Nine Show, at the Contemporary Art Center, Las Vegas, NV
"9", group show at Venus Gallery Butte, Montana
Wish You Were Here, at Pleides Gallery, New York, NY
Textures,Group Show, International Encaustic Artists, at the Contemporary Art Center, Las Vegas, NV

2006
• Opening of Walls Gallery, Wexler Gallery, Philadelphia, PA
Wax Works, International Encaustic Artists, O’Hanlon Center for the Arts, Mill Valley, CA
Hot Wax, encaustic paintings, Studio Gallery, San Francisco CA
• Encaustic Paintings, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2005
In the Abstract, Encaustic Paintings, Sebastapol Center for the Arts, Sebastopol, CA
• de Young Museum, Ceramics in the museum store, San Francisco, CA
• San Jose Museum, Ceramics in the museum store, San Jose, CA
Oil and Wax, A National Exhibition of Encaustic Art, Art League of Northern California, Novato, CA
• Falkirk Art Center, Underworld #1, San Rafael, CA
• Woman Made Gallery, Annual Show, "Blue Fence #10," Chicago
Half Moon Plate, California Clay Competition, the Artery, Davis, CA
• Crafts Extraordinaire, Paintings, Danville Artisans Gallery

2004
• Faber-Castell Colored Pencil Competition, Third Place

2003
Clearly Black and White, Solida, Santa Barbara, CA
• Smithsonian Craft Show, Wash, D.C
• Sausalito Art Festival, Sausalito, CA

AWARDS

2013
• La Vendeene Award for Artistry, presented by International Encaustic Artists, at their annual conference

GRANTS

• 2012 Center for Cultural Innovation, Creative Capacity Fund. Awarded 2 grants to take two workshops, March and April
• 2007 The Tea House Project, One-woman show of Encaustic Paintings. Awarded by the San Francisco Arts Commission, Gallery/50, Belcher, San Francisco

CORPORATE COLLECTIONS

• 2013, Beverly Barnett, Christies International Realty, CA
• 2013, Brian Kunz, First Solar, CA
• 2012, Doug Mehrens, Encaustic Art Institute, NM
• 2008, Beth Springer, Vice President of Clorox Corporation
• 2008, Gregory Janke, Thrivent Financial
• 2007, Ellis Avery, Author of the Teahouse Fire
• 2006, Morris James, Law firm, Philadelphia, PA

PRIVATE COLLECTIONS (partial list)

Tara Rudman
Judith L. Dancer
Tim Miller/Tim Steele
Shaun Ansel
Paul Harder
Linda Matson
Margarita Playoust
Raymond Wilson
Catherine Schellhammer
Tracy Green/Eric R. Fredrick
Liz Hager
Josephine Fong and Jeff Karas
Dr. Phil Watt

PUBLICATIONS

• 2012 Encaustic Masters, Published by IEA
• 2012 Encaustic Biennial, Published by R&F Paints, Kingston, NY
• 2012 Smart Art Marketing Column, by Eileen P. Goldenberg, in International Encaustic Artists Monthly Newsletter
• 2011 Encaustic Art: The Complete Guide to Creating Fine Art with Wax, by Lissa Rankin, page 94
• 2011 Catalogue of the 5th Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
• 2009 Catalogue for the 4th Annual Encaustic Invitational, Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
• 2008 Embracing Encaustics, by Linda and William Womack, Tea House #220, p. 64

REPRESENTATION

Hall Spassov Gallery, two locations in Bellevue and Seattle, WA
Conrad Wilde Gallery, Tucson, AZ
Grand Hand, Napa

CURATING/JURYING

• 2013, "Seeing is Projecting", a Solo show, Judith Williams, paintings and sculpture
• 2013, California, Public Utilities Commission building, 5 floors of gallery space.
• 2012, Curator for THREE/3, Judith Williams, Nancy Pollock and Larraine Seiden, at A Womans Eye Gallery, San Francisco, CA
• 2012, Curator for Polyoptic Landscapes, One Woman show of paintings by Lisa Kairos at A Womans Eye Gallery, San Francisco, CA
• 2012, Juror for Sausalito Arts Festival
• 2010, Juror for Celebration of Craftswomen
• 2009, Works in Wax, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek CA
• 2008, Tangible Wax, group show at the Christopher Art Gallery, Prairie State College, Chicago Heights, IL
• 2003, American Craft Council/ Ceramics Jury
• 2003, ACGA, Jury for new members
• 2002, KPFA Community Crafts Fair
• 1996, American Crafts Council Shows/Ceramics
• 1994-2008, Celebration of Craftswomen, San Francisco, CA, Ceramics and Glass

LECTURES

• 2013, WAX Included II, presented at EncaustiCon, Santa Fe, NM
• 2012, WAX Included, presented at EncaustiCon, San Antonio, TX
• 2011, 5 Great ideas for Marketing your Art, presented at the International Encaustic Artists Conference, Portland OR
• 2010, Panel on Artist Careers , IEA annual Conference, San Francisco
• 2010, Panel on Marketing, Fourth National Encaustic Conference Montserrat College of Art, Beverly MA
• 2009, "Teaching the Teachers" at the Third National Encaustic, Conference, Monserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
• 2008, "The Tea House Project" at the Second National Encaustic, Montserrat College of Art, Conference, Beverly, MA
• 2007, "Materials" Moderator for Panel Discussion, First National Encaustic Conference, Montserrat College of Art, Beverly, MA
• 2007, Demonstration of encaustic technique, International Encaustic Artists annual retreat, Carmel Valley, CA

TEACHING

• 2005-Present, Encaustic Workshops, in my studio, San Francisco, CA
• 1999-Present, Ceramics to children and adults, Burlingame Rec. Center, Burlingame CA
• 1980-1990, Ceramics, Ruby O'Burke's Clay Studio, San Francisco, CA

ORGANIZATIONS

• International Encaustic Artists, Current President Northern California Chapter, President of Board of Directors 2008
• Association of Clay and Glass Artists, Board of Directors
• Member of Artist's Committee for Celebration of Craftswomen Show
• Sunset Artists, Member
• Art Span, Member
• American Craft Council, Member
• National Museum of Women in the Arts, Member
• De Young Museum, Member
• Frameline, Member

© 2012 All designs copyright, Eileen P. Goldenberg