EXHIBITIONS

2009 
Brooklyn Utopias?, Brooklyn Historical Society, New York
Get the Led Out, SHO Gallery, New York
X (10th Anniversary Exhibition), Mixed Greens, New York
New Work, Gallery Diet, Miami

2008   
Treemendous, Islip Art Museum, Islip
Paper City, Mixed Greens, New York
Emerging Artists, Smack Mellon, New York
Rental Work!, Good Children Gallery, New Orleans
Here and Now, Transformer Gallery, Washington DC
Gangbusters, Plane Space, New York
Site 92: Phase II, Smack Mellon, New York

2007    
Workspace Program 2001-2007, Dieu Donne Papermill, New York
On The Third Day, 3B Space, New York
Per Square Foot, Dieu Donne Papermill, New York
Stop Pause Forward, Patricia Sweetow Gallery, San Francisco
Open Studio, Chashama Project Exhibition Studio, New York

2006    
Open Studios, LMCC Workspace:120 Broadway, New York

2005    
GenArt Emerge 2005, Warfield Building, San Francisco
Sonya Blesofsky, Plane Space, New York
San Francisco Art Institute MFA Graduate Exhibition, Fort Mason, San Francisco

2004    
Ephemeral Feminism, Crucible Steel Gallery, CELLspace, San Francisco
By Any Means Un/Necessary, Mission 17, San Francisco
Unfurled, Pond Gallery, San Francisco
Continuing MFA Show, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco
Constructions, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco

2003    
Memory/Loss, Lacunae Gallery, San Francisco
Assembly, Crucible Steel Gallery, CELLspace, San Francisco

2000    
Playground, Senior Gallery, UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz

AWARDS & RESIDENCIES

2010    
Resident Artist, The Nest, Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA

2009    
Studio Artist, Museum of Arts and Design, New York, NY

2008    
Artist-in-Residence, CUE Art Foundation, New York, NY

2007    
Smack Mellon Studio Artist, Brooklyn, NY
Chashama Project Exhibition Studio Grantee, New York, NY

2006    
Workspace Artist in Residence, Dieu Donne Papermill, New York, NY
Artist in Residence, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council’s Workspace:120 Broadway, New York, NY

2005    
Visiting Artist, California Palace of the Legion of Honor, San Francisco
Artist in Residence, Plane Space, New York, NY
Teaching Assistantship, San Francisco Art Institute, Spring

2004    
Teaching Assistantship, San Francisco Art Institute, Fall

2000    
Robert Irwin & Susan Hyde Benteen Art Projects Grant

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Kriston Copps. “Here and Now,” Sculpture, January/February, 2009, Vol.28 No.1.
Maura Judkis, “Closed Call,” Washington City Paper, May 20, 2008.
Killeen, Michael. “Power-Hungry Guy, Crimson Landmarks, Paper Cavemen: Chelsea Art,” Bloomberg News, Aug. 5, 2008.
Baker, RC. “Best in Show,” The Village Voice, August 5, 2008.
Lew, Christopher. “Sonya Blesofsky: Introduced by Christopher Y. Lew,” NYFA Current, January 9, 2008.
Cole, Lori. “Critics’ Picks,” Artforum online, February 11, 2008.
Baker, Kenneth. “Nice Surprises at This Year’s ‘Emerge’ Show for New Talent,” San Francisco Chronicle, November 15, 2005.
Baker, RC. “Short List/Voice Choices,” The Village Voice, Sept. 28-Oct. 4, 2005,
Vol. L No. 39.

EDUCATION

San Francisco Art Institute, Master of Fine Arts, Painting, 2005
University of California Santa Cruz, Bachelor of Arts, Community Studies & Studio Art, 2000