Cherie Pinsky

Email:  cherie.pinsky@sbcglobal.net



Education

Rhode Island School of Design                             B.F.A., painting
European Honors Program                                    Rome, Italy Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco    
Docent training,                                                      North American, European art

    Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco



Exhibitions (selected)

2014     Open Studio, San Francisco

2014     Open Studio, South Lake Tahoe

2013     Bona Fide Books, South Lake Tahoe, solo exhibition: gouache sketches of Bodie
2010     Embassy Suites, South Lake Tahoe, solo exhibition
2008    RISD SF Biennial 2008, exhibitor in juried group show (Juror: Rene de Guzman,  Senior Curator, Oakland Museum)
2005    RISD SF Biennial 2005, exhibitor in juried group show  (Jurors: Phil Linhares, Oakland Museum, Jennifer Sonderby, SFMOMA,
                       Chandra Cerrito, independent curator
2004-2005    Artworks:  4 solo exhibitions, 3 group exhibitions



Lectures at San Francisco Fine Arts Museums (selected)

Dutch and Flemish Masterpieces from the Van Otterloo Collection, 2011
Japanesque, the Japanese Print in the Era of Impressionism, 2010
Women Impressionists, 2008
Claude Lorraine, The Painter as Draftsman, 2006
Treasures of a Lost Art, Italian Manuscript Painting of the Middle Ages and Renaissance, 2003



Accomplishments and Honors

1994 – now    Public tours of North American and European Art, Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco
2006              Appointed Member, Chancellor’s Committee on Art, Honors and Recognition,
                           University of California San Francisco (UCSF)
2002-2004    Appointed Member, Diversity Art Sub-Committee, UCSF
1999-2004    President, Visual Arts Club, UCSF



Collections

Nordstrom’s S.F. Center Store                                     Ronald McDonald’s House, Palo Alto
Phoenix Inn, San Francisco                                          Bay Area private collections