VERONICA GRAHAM
email:veronica@mostancient.com

Biography
Born in San Jose, CA
Lives in Oakland, CA

Education
2006 B.A. in Painting and Printmaking, San Diego State University, CA

Projects/Performances
2015 Equilux: Southern Exposure Art Auction and Fundraiser, Artist Project Commission, San Francisco, CA
2014 Let’s Go! A Farewell Revel, Berkeley Art Museum, Berkeley CA
2013 vvorm: a tech demo, Gridlords (The Projects, Festival of Experimental Comics and Narrative Art), Portland, OR
2012-2010 Once Upon A Time Happily Ever After, Lake Merritt, Oakland, CA
2011 The Cries of San Francisco, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
2008 Trampoline Hall Lectures, 12 Galaxies, San Francisco, CA

Residencies
2013-present Kala Artist-In-Residence, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
2009 Silverland Gallery Visiting Artist, St. Mary’s Art Center, Virginia City, NV

Collections
Museum of Modern Art Library, New York NY
SF MoMA Library, San Francisco CA
Art Center College of Design, Pasadena CA
Denison Library, Scripps College, Claremont CA
Green Library, Stanford University, Palo Alto CA
Olin Library, Mills College, Oakland CA
Kala Art Institute, Berkeley CA
Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley CA
John Wilson Special Collections, Multnomah County Library, Portland OR
Haas Family Arts Library, Yale University, New Haven CT

Honors
Best American Comics: the Notable Comics of 2014 (LODE)
Best American Comics: the Notable Comics of 2013 (SCAFFOLD COMIC)

Selected Festivals
2015 Short Run, Seattle, WA
2015 Oakland Book Festival, Oakland, CA
2015 Short Run Festival, Seattle, WA
2014 Comic Arts Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
2014 Lineworks NW, Illustration and Comic Festival, Portland, OR
2014, 2013, 2012 San Francisco Zine Festival, San Francisco, CA
2013 The Projects, Festival of Experimental Comics and Narrative Art, IPRC, Portland, OR
2013 Comic Arts Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY
2013 Chicago Alternative Comics Expo, CAKE, Chicago, IL
2013, 2012 Toronto Comic Arts Festival, Toronto, ON, Canada
2012 Brooklyn Comics and Graphics Festival, Brooklyn, NY
2012 LA Zine Fest, Los Angeles, CA

Selected Publications
2015 Chase Scenes Anthology, Gridlords, Portland, OR
2014 Scaffold 1-3, Hic and Hoc Publications, Montclair, NJ
2014 YUELELARYUARELEL, Most Ancient, Oakland, CA
2013 T.M.O.N.T. Book, Most Ancient, Oakland, CA
2013 Mothers, Most Ancient, Oakland, CA
2012 LODE, Most Ancient, Oakland, CA

Solo Exhibitions
2014 Scaffold Book Release Exhibition, Mission Comics, San Francisco, CA
2009 LODE, Silverland Gallery, Virginia City, NV
2008 Bonus Map, CELLspace, San Francisco, CA
2008 The Map of Soft Mountain, Big Think Studio, San Francisco, CA
2007 6000 Pins Installation, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA
2005 California Green, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions
2014-2015 Civic Art Exhibition, Martin Luther King Jr. Civic Center, Berkeley, CA
2014 Artists’ Annual Exhibition, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
2014 Paper & Pressure, Lotta Arts and Tiny Splendor, FFDG, San Francisco, CA
2014 Belewe, Berkeley Central Arts Passage, Berkeley, CA
2013 Art of Zine, Anno Domini, San Jose CA
2011 Experimental Notations, Royal NoneSuch Gallery and MacArthur b arthur, Oakland, CA
2010 Gone, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

Related Professional Work
2015-present Games Advisory Network Member, PlaySFMOMA, San Francisco, CA
2014-present Animation Art Instructor, Creativity Explored, San Francisco, CA
2014-present Art Instructor, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA
2013-2010 Teaching Artist and Mentor, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
2012 Teaching Artist, Museum of Children’s Art, Oakland, CA
2011 Teaching Artist, Out of Site: Center for Arts Education, San Francisco, CA