b. 1985 Berkeley, California
Lives and works in Oakland, California

Solo/Two Person Exhibitions
2016 “Surface Tension,” Local Language, Oakland, CA
2014 “J Sherlock Norheim,” LEE GOLDE, San Luis Obispo, CA
2013 “Summer Artist in Residence,” Teton Art Labs, Jackson Hole, WY
2013 “Violently Happy,” Baang+Burne Contemporary, New York City, NY
2012 “its hard to make it whole when all you have is pieces”Adobe Books Backroom Gallery, SF, CA
2012 “The Slow Reveal,” Los Altos Hills City Hall, CA
2009 “Pervading Obscurities,” The Good Shop, San Francisco, CA

Group Exhibitions
“SOME SORT”, Euqinom Projects, San Francisco, CA
“Art of Sight, Sense of Feeling”, The Franklin, Chicago, IL
“Earth Body”, OOBLECK, San Francisco, CA
“Insights: New Approaches to Photography since 2000,” Exhibition at PhotofairSF, San Francisco, CA (curated by Allie Haeusslein, Pier 24)
“Art Book Show”, Bass & Reiner, San Francisco, CA
“#simulacra,” Embark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
“Art Book Show,” Bass & Reiner, San Francisco, CA (curated by Chris Grunder)
“MFA Thesis Show,” Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA
“Not Your Run of the Mill,” Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA
“Summer Group Show 2016,” Hashimoto Contemporary, San Francisco, CA
“Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition,” SOMArts, San Francisco, CA
“Embark,” Embark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
“Second Nature,” Hashimoto Contemporary, San Francisco, CA (curated by Megan Cerminaro)
“Color of the Sky,” Collaboration with Anisse Gross, Parking Lot Art Fair, San Francisco, CA
“At The Moment of Encounter,” Collaboration with choreographer Wanjiru Kamuyu, Mills College, Oakland, CA
“Cub Volume 1: The Pilot,” The Cub Collective, San Francisco, CA
“Seeing the Sky,” Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY
“SITE Unseen 8,” SITE Santa Fe, NM
“All That and a Bag of Chips,” Dead Space, Brooklyn, NY
“painting painting,” Beta Pictoris Gallery at ArtPadSF, San Francisco, CA (curated by Amanda Roscoe Mayo)
“Are we there yet?” Rock Bar Video Night, San Francisco, CA
“COPY0909,” Gihon River Collective, London, UK
“YOU ARE NOT MAKING ART,” Murdertown Chicago, IL
“Frames in Motion,” BAMM Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2016  MFA Mills College, Oakland, CA,
2008  BFA Art & Design. California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA
2006  Scuola Lorenzo de’Medici, Florence, Italy

Awards & Fellowships
2016   Headlands Graduate Fellowship Award Finalist
2016   Tosa Studio Award Nominee
2015   Jack and Gertrude Murphy Fellowship
2014   Helene Wurlitzer Foundation Fellowship
2008  California Polytechnic Art & Design Renaissance Artist Award
2007  California Polytechnic Art & Design Christopher Friar Scholarship Award

Curation and Production
2015-16 Co-curator: “Herringer Graduate Lecture Series,” Mills College, CA
2009-13 Curator: “The Arava Review” Online Art and Poetry Publication with Tova Gannana
2013 Curator: “Sparkle + Blink” Monthly publication for Quiet Lighning

2016 Local Language Artist in Residency, Oakland, CA
2014 Helene Wurlitzer Foundation Fellowship, Taos, NM
2013 Wassaic Projects Artist in Residence, Wassaic, NY
2013 Teton Art Labs, Jackson, WY
2013 Brightworks Artist in Residence & Educator, San Francisco, CA
2011 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2009 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT

2016   Artist Talk: The Painting Salon, San Francisco, CA
2016   Artist Talk: Mills College – Undergraduate Seminar Class, Oakland, CA
2016   Southern Exposure Monster Drawing Rally, San Francisco, CA
2016   Artist Talk: Mills College Advanced Photography Class, Oakland, CA
2015   Panelist: stARTup Art Fair, San Francisco, CA
2012 Artist Talk: Los Altos High School, Los Altos, CA

Art Fairs
2015   stARTup Art Fair, Exhibited by Embark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2013   ArtPadSF, Exhibited by Beta Pictoris Gallery, San Francisco, CA

“New American Paintings: MFA Annual” No. 123, The Open Studios Press, Juror Sarah Montross, Deputy Director LAXART, Los Angeles, CA, 2016. 92-95.
Sam Whiting, “Quite a lot of art as guerrilla gallery fills parking spaces” San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, CA, May 4, 2015.
“Lee Golde brings international art scene to local scene,” Mustang News, San Luis Obispo, CA. January 7, 2015.
“Issue No. 34,” Sparkle + Blink, Quiet Lightning, San Francisco, CA, December 2012.
“ArtPad SF Highlights Part 2 of 2”, San Francisco Arts Quarterly, May 18, 2013, http://sfaq.us/2013/05/artpad-sf-