Michele Pred

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1991-93       San Francisco State University, California, graduate classes in Fine Arts
1990-91       University of Sorbonne, Certificate in French Language
1990       California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland, B.F.A., with distinction


2018 “Vote Feminist,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
“Nevertheless We Vote” Parade, New York
2017 “Parade Against Patriarchy,” Miami, Florida
2015       “Choice,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2013       “Amendment,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2012       “(In)security,” Natalie and James Thompson Art Gallery, San Jose State University, California                                        
2011       “Confiscated,” Jack Fischer Gallery, San Francisco
      “Radical Geographer: Portrait of My Father,” Swarm Gallery, Oakland, California
2008       “(dis)possessions,” John Michael Kohler Arts Center, Sheboygan, Wisconsin
2007       “Predilections,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2005       (Re)Collections,” Brian Gross Fine Art, San Francisco
2004       “Rem(a)inders,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2002       “In Memory,” Mission Gallery, San Francisco


2018 “Flowering,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
“The Women Behind,” Museum on the Seam, Jerusalem
“WE RISE,” Los Angeles
“Into Action,” Los Angeles
“Making Change: The Art and Craft of Activism,” Museum of Design/Atlanta, Georgia
“One Year of Resistance,” Untitled Space, New York
“It’s Time,”  Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, California
“The Summer School,” Johansson Projects, Oakland, California
“Trump Card,” Transmission Gallery, Oakland, California
“Object Action,”State Space, San Francisco
“Wonder Women,” Berkeley Art Center, California
2017 “GIVE US THE VOTE,” ArtsWestchester, Westchester, New York
Museum of Drug Policy, London
“Grab Back,” Project for Empty Space, Gateway Projects, Newark, New Jersey
“The Future is Female,” 21C Museum Hotel, Louisville, Kentucky
Museum of Drug Poilicy, London, England
“Illegal Show,” The Luggage Store, San Francisco
“Still They Persist,” Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, Ohio
“Post 11/9,” Conncect Gallery, Chicago
“For Freedoms,” Jack Shainman Gallery, New York
“Your Body is a Battleground, Weinberg/Newton Gallery, Chicago
“Tiny Treasures,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2015       “(Em)Power Dynamics: Exploring the Modes of Female Empowerment and Representation in America,” The Gateway Project, The Gateway Studio and Gallery, 2 Gateway Center, Newark, New Jersey
      “In the Pink,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2014-15       “Cutout/Decoupage,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
      “Loomless: Contemporary Fiberworks from the Museum’s Collection,” Honolulu Museum of Art, Hawaii
2014       “Natural Unnatural Supernatural,” Honolulu Museum of Art, Hawaii,
2013-14       “This Is Not America,” Arizona State University Museum, Tempe
      ”Winter Blues,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2013       “Color: The Splendor Of,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
      “pulp 3 (ire straits),” Beta Pictoris Gallery Maus Contemporary Art, Birmingham, Alabama
2012-13       “Forty Years,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
2012       Stockholm Fringe Festival (STOFF), Kulturhuset, Stockholm, Sweden
      “Swedish for Argument,” UTS Gallery, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
      “Women: By, Of, About,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
      “Vote for Me and I’ll Set You Free,” Omi International Art Center, Ghent, New York
2011       “Good Work,” Textile Arts Center, Brooklyn, New York
      “Life of the World to Come: Darkness Falls Upon Us,” National Institute of Art & Disabilities (NIAD), Richmond, California
      “Manufactured,” Oliver Art Center, Oakland, California
      “Remembering the Fire,” Fashion Institute of Technology, New York
2010       “Living with Art: Collecting Contemporary in Metro New York,” Neuberger Museum of Art, Purchase, New York
2009       “Open Source Embroidery,” BildMuseet, Umea, Sweden; traveling to Museum of Contemporary Craft and Folk Art, San Francisco
2008       “Change America,” Robert Berman Gallery, Los
      “Faculty Exhibition,” California College of the Arts, Oakland
            “Images and Words,” Project Space, Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
      “Vital Signs,” Newcomb Art Gallery, Tulane University, New Orleans
2007       “Civil Twilight,” Electric Works Gallery, San Francisco
      “Code Switching,” Red House Gallery, Venice, California; Swarm Gallery, Oakland, California
      “Faculty Exhibition,” California College of the Arts, Oakland
2006       “Circles,” Nancy Hoffman Gallery, New York
      “Who’s Afraid of San Francisco?” Frey Norris Gallery, San Francisco
2005-2006       “Nothing to Fear,” The Arts Center of the Capital Region, Troy, New York
2005       “Aesthetics of Ecology,” Tecoah Bruce Gallery, Oakland, California
      “Found: Everyday Objects in Bay Area Art,” di Rosa Preserve, Napa, California
2004       “Felix Variations,” PLAySPACE Gallery, California College of the Arts, San Francisco
      “Svenska K(Q)onstnarer i varlden,” Millesgarden, Lingingo, Sweden
      “Tactical Action,” Gigantic Art Space, New York
2003       “A Collection,” Martin Eng Gallery, San Francisco
      “Breaking News,” Judson Memorial Church, New York
      “Faux Real,” Off the Preserve!, Napa, California
      “New Work,” LINC Gallery, San Francisco
      “Remembering 9/11,“ Dia Gallery, New York
      “Winter Showcase,” Berkeley Art Center, California
2002       “Bay Area Art V,” Napa Valley College Art Gallery, Napa, California
      “Self Portraits,” Sesto Senso Gallery, Bologna, Italy
      “Western States Small Works,” Sonoma Museum of Visual Art, California
2001       “Art for America,” Clos Pegase Winery, Napa Valley, California
      “Arts on Fire,” Sanchez Art Center, Pacific, California
      “Automotive Art,” Council Gallery, Long Beach, California
      “Car Culture,” Palos Verdes Art Center, Los Angeles
      “Revealing Concealing,” Heritage House, Emeryville, California
      “Secrets,” Artisans Gallery, Mill Valley, California
      “Valentine,” Barbara Andersen Gallery, Berkeley, California
1995       “Annual Glass Exhibition,” Arts Commission of Greater Toledo
1994       “International Glass Art Conference,” Jack London Square, Oakland, California
1992       “Reproductive Rights and the Arts,” San Francisco State University Gallery, California
1990       “Art in Crisis,” Belcher Gallery, San Francisco
1989       “AIDS Rubber Up,” California College of Arts and Crafts, Oakland


2012       “Michele Pred: (In) Security,” Natalie and James Thompson Art Gallery, San Jose State University, California


The Wallace Alexander Gerbode Foundation, San Francisco


Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, University of California, Berkeley
di Rosa Collection, Napa, California
Fashion Institute of Technology, State University of New York, New York
Honolulu Museum of Art, Honolulu, Hawaii
National September 11 Memorial Museum, New York, New York
21c Museum, Louisville, Kentucky