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Cheryl Finfrock / / 512.426.9217

Selected Solo Exhibitions


2018 “The Moment before a Pause: Narrative Translations”, Pump Project, Austin, TX

2015 “The Quiet Person's Chronicle”, Ro2 Art at The Magnolia Theater, Dallas, TX

         “Quiet Skies Court Secret Places”, Domus, New York, NY

2012 “Geography of the Mind,” Carl Jung Center Gallery, Houston, TX

2009 “Solo Exhibition,” Wally Workman Gallery, Austin, TX

         “Solo Exhibition,” One9Zero6 Gallery, San Antonio, TX

         “Solo Exhibition,” El Sol Studios, San Antonio, TX 2008 “31 Monotypes,” Lessedra Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria

         “Stars Fall From the Dog's Mouth,” Carl Jung Center Gallery, Houston, TX

         “Walk with Me,” El Sol Studios, San Antonio, TX 2007 “Inside Out,” FLOAT Gallery, Oakland, CA

2006 “Featured Artist,” Glashoff Gallery, Suisun, CA

2005 “Broken Forms,” Meineke 27, Berlin, Germany

2004 “Madonnas of the '90's,” Amaru Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004-03 “Current,” Underground Optical, San Francisco, CA

2003 “Recent Works,” 66balmy gallery, San Francisco, CA




2014   Juried Group Exhibit 2014, Holland Photo, Austin, TX
2013   “Austin Pets & Arts Alive”, Bay Six, Austin, TX
2012   “3 to C,” Three Person Exhibit, Austin Bergstrom Airport, Austin, TX
2011   “Current: The Banner Project,” Downtown, Georgetown, TX
2009 “Hello Again,” Gallery M Squared, Houston, TX
2009 - 2006  “Annual Lessedra World Art Mini Print,” Lessedra Gallery, Sofia, Bulgaria Catalogue/jurors: Atanas Vassilev, Bulgaria, Assistant Professor, Department of Art and Education, Sofia University / Marie Bukowski, USA, Assistant Professor of Art, Louisiana Tech School of Art Karen Oremus, Canada, Professor Zayed University, UAE / Monica Van Dam, The Netherlands, Owner Gallery kadeKUNST, Amsterdam / IJBer-IJda Smits, The Netherlands, Artist and Philosopher

2007  “Heat,” Monkdogz Urban Art, Chelsea, NYC
           “The Day After Tomorrow-The Next Tortured Genius” Monkdogz Urban Art, Chelsea, NY (31 international artists)
           “Robots Are Art,” FLOAT Gallery, Oakland, CA

2007 - 06  “International Exhibition of Neosymbolism” Gallery G, Olomouc, Czech Republic /Symbol X, Rahuset, Copenhagen, Denmark / International Center of Austin,  Austin, TX, USA

2006   “Psyche Sense Spirit,” SomArts Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2005.   “Besson /Finfrock-Neosymbolists from America,” Galerie G. Olomouc, Czech Republic

            “First Anniversary Show,” Oval Gallery, Little Rock, AR
            “Art Now,” Global Online Exhibition Award of Distinction/ Jurors: Christopher Chamber, Editor of World of Art Magazine /
            Marta Dimitrescu, Director of and Editorial Director of World of Art Magazine / Andrea Pagnez, Venice Biennial curator

           “Americans in Paris,” Invitational, Le Génie de la Bastille, Paris, France
          “Current Works of Cheryl Finfrock,” In Cooperation w/ US Bank Arts Benicia Presents, Benicia,CA

2004  “ArtWalk at Embarcadero Center,” San Francisco, CA
           Jurors: Glen Helfand, Art Critic / Gary Morgret, Boston Properties Mary Orth, Haley Martin Gallery

          “42nd Annual Juried Art Show,” Fairfield Visual Arts Assoc., Fairfield, CA Selected Award
          Jurors: Bigannes Livingstone, Artist / Leroy Wheeler Parker, Artist and Professor of Fine Art at San Jose State University /

          Dara Solomon, Curatorial Assistant, Collections Berkeley Art Museum

2001   “Selections,” Juried Exhibition of work by 20 San Francisco Artists, Herbst Exhibition Hall on the Presido, San Francisco, CA

           Jurors: Janet Bishop, SF MOMA / David Bonetti, San Francisco Chronicle / Stephen Wirtz, Stephen Wirtz Gallery




2018  “SIDESHOW “ Ro2 Art, Dallas, TX
         “The Women of Ro2” Ro2 Art, Dallas, TX
         “ATX2LR: Bringing Austin Artists to Little Rock” M2 Gallery, Little Rock, Arkansas

2017 - 2016 Dallas Art Fair, represented by Ro2 Art

2018 - 2015. “Chaos!” Ro2 Art, Dallas, TX
2017  “Red Dot” Women & Their Work, Austin, TX

2017   Holiday Show, Kirchman Gallery, Johnson City

2018 - 2017 Pop Up at Neill-Cochran House Museum during WEST Austin Studio Tour, Austin, TX

2016 “Naissance”, Gallery 701, The Long Center, Austin TX

2014  “Four + One,” Printmaking Exhibit (in conjunction with PrintAustin 2014), Kirchman Gallery, Johnson City, TX

         “Ampersand Art,” Ampersand Art 20th Anniversary Exhibit 2014, Buda, TX
         “Nature Bats Last,” Jaycee Park Center for the Arts, Irving, TX (curated by Junanne Peck / Tammy Gomez)

2013  Koelsch Gallery, Three Artists, Houston, TX
         Koelsch Gallery, Group Exhibit of Gallery Artists, Houston, TX
2013 - 12 “The Drawing Show,” Pump Project Art Complex, Austin, TX (curated by Debra Broz)
          “Passages and Secret Places,” Two Woman Exhibit, Bay6 Gallery and Studios, Austin, TX
           Group Exhibit, Kirchman Gallery, Johnson City, TX
2012  “Future Perfect in Past Tense”, grayDUCK Gallery, Austin, TX
2011    “WAPATUI”, grayDUCK Gallery, Austin, TX
          “Heartgifts: Doctors without Borders,” Art Auction, SomArts Gallery, San Francisco, CA
           Ariodante Contemporary Art and Craft Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2010 “Color Crazy,” Featuring Cheryl Finfrock & Terrell Powell, Kirchman Gallery, Johnson City, TX
         “30th Anniversay Exhibit,” Wally Workman Gallery, Austin, TX
         “Works by Cheryl Finfrock & Charlie Terrell,” East Austin Art Gallery, Austin, TX
         “Jabberwocky,” Works by Cheryl Finfrock & Liz Mamorsky, FLOAT Gallery, Oakland, CA
2009  “The Moose Must Persuade the Duck,” FLOAT Gallery, Oakland, CA
         “Feast,” Wally Workman Gallery, Austin, TX
2008  Arthouse of Ionic Futurism, Austin, TX
         “10” x 10”,” Paris/San Francisco Exchange Artists, Mina Dresden Gallery, San Fran, CA
         “Grand Affair,” Wally Workman Gallery, Austin, TX
         “Alice in Wonderland,” Wally Workman Gallery, Austin, TX

2006 “Figuration,” Sopa Fine Arts, Kelowna, British Columbia

2006 “X-ray, Yankee, Zulu” Monkdogz Gallery, Chelsea District, New York, NY

2005-2004 “Spring Preview,” Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA

         “Vallejo Symphony Art Auction,” Vallejo, CA
2004 “Ballard ARTWalk,” Ballard Neighborhood, Seattle, WA

          “Small Stuff,” 66balmy, San Francisco, CA

          “Benicia Print Show,” ARTS BENICIA, Benicia, CA




2017 - 15 Paintings in Private Fortune 500 Corporate Collection, Permanent Collection

2012 - 2016 Private Painting Instructor
2014  Invitational Themed Portfolio Project, SGCI, Kennesaw State University, Permanent Collection

2012  Artwork featured in Stony Field Farm Facebook Page Campaign
2011  Interview, KLRU Collective Studio Interview, Austin, TX
2010  Nationwide Advertising Campaign, Artwork chosen by
2009. Guest Speaker, “Business of Art,” & “Tax Tips for Artists”, UT Austin, Austin, TX
2006. “The New Yorkers,” Television Interview with James Chladek, New York, NY
2004.  Artist Profile, Design and Arts College of New Zealand, Christchurch, NZ




KLRU PBS Facebook Video “An Empty Canvas: Artists Priced Out”, March 2018
Claire van Ryzin, Jeanne “ What to see at EAST: 13 women artists”, Austin 360 14 Nov. 2016, color photo

“EAST – BOUND,” Austin 360 12 Nov. 2015, color photo
Claire van Ryzin, Jeanne. “Best of November arts: EAST...” Austin 360 5 Nov. 2015, color photoAuber, Arianna. “The Planner: The Long Weekend,” Austin 360 4 Nov. 2015, photo
Claire van Ryzin, Jeanne. “Visit artists’ studios...” Austin 360 31 Oct. 2015, photo
Claire van Ryzin, Jeanne. “East Austin Studio Tour: Why...” Austin 360 11 Nov. 2013, photo
Cheng, DeWitt. “Jabberwocky.” East Bay Express Picks 15 Sept. 2010
Studio Visit, Juried Artist Books 2016, 2014, 2010, color photos
Austin Monthly, Events 2009, color photos
Faust, Gabrielle. “Cheryl Finfrock: New Paintings.” Austin Art & Museum Examiner 2009, color photosCarter, Michael Thad. L Style 2009, color photos
McCallum, Norman. Westlake Picayune May 2007, interview, color photos
Plato, Catherine. “Open Studio Section.” Curve Magazine Mar. 2007, interview, color photos
Arcibal, Irman. “Different Shades of Love.” Listen and Be Heard 15 Feb. 2006, photo

Pravo Czech National Newspaper Vlasta Hradilova, March 17, 2005 (Comments from Czech Art Historian Jiri Hastik)

Olomoucky Den Czech Newspaper, March 5, 2005
Dnes Czech National Newspaper, March 3, 2005, color photos

Weekend Calendar, San Francisco Chronicle, October 2003, photo

Vallejo Times-Herald, November 2002, photo




1983 Bachelor of Arts, Art and English, Trinity University, San Antonio, TX
1985-1984 Graduate Classes in Sculpture, University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX