Dennis Worrel - Painter and Printmaker

Resume -Dennis Worrel



MFA (Painting), San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA, 1989

BS(Range Management) Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA, 1972


Solo Exhibitions

2012 Landscapes: On the Wet Side, OCCA, Visual Arts Center, Newport, OR

1994 San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Artist’s Gallery, CA

1991 SFMOMA Artist’s Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1987 Men at Work, Student Union Art Gallery, San Francisco State Univ., CA


Selected Exhibitions

2017 25th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition, (Jur. David Jones), Univ. of Wisconsin, Kenosha, WI 

2017Kilchis Pt Reserve Exhibition,  Tillamook Co Pioneer Museum, Tillamook, OR 

20164th International Juried Print Exhibition, New Grounds Print Gallery, Albuquerque, NM

2016North Coast Squid, Hoffman Center for the Arts, Manzanita, OR

2016 Art Accelerated’s Group Show, Three Arches Inn, Oceanside, OR

2015 Art Accelerated’s PopUp Show,  Tillamook, OR

2013 12 x12” Works of Art, TODD Art Gallery, Middle Tennessee State, TN

2012 Up Close & Personal, Gallery 114, Portland, OR

2012Expose Yourself, Umpqua Art Association, Roseburg, OR

2012Hillsboro Plein Air 2012, Walters Cultural Art Center, Hillsboro, OR

2011 New Works, (2 Artists) Pacific House Restaurant, Tillamook, OR

2010 Unconditionally Us,Walters Cultural Arts Center, Hillsboro, OR

2009 Collage (juried: Sherrie Wolf), Cannon Beach Gallery, OR

2008 30th Anniversary, SFMOMA Artist Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2006 Our Planet, Our Home, SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2004 Out There, SFMOMA Artist Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2002 Ruby Gray Gallery, Nehalem, OR

2001 Portland Children's Museum, Portland, OR

2000 Open Walls, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, OR

1999 The Natural World Observed, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

1998 Neighborhood Windows Project, City of Oakland, CA

1998From Coast to Coast, juried: R. Pritikin, CVA Gallery, Oakland, CA

199820th Anniversary, SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, CA

1996 New Images, juried: P. Linhares, Center for the Visual Arts, Oakland, CA

1996Art as a Healing Force, Pacific School of Religion Berkeley, CA

1996The Gallery, Pancho Villa Taqueria, San Francisco, CA

1991 Respectfully: Mother Earth, EBA School of Art, San Francisco, CA

1991Salute to Arts, juried: C. Chapline, San Francisco Arts Commission

199163rd Annual Crocker-Kingsley, juried: C. Villa, Sacramento, CA

19915th Annual Juried Show, Berkley Art Center, Berkeley, CA



   2016Scuola Internazionale di Grafica di Venezia, one month artist residency

   2015 People's Choice Award - Art, Accelerated, PopUp Show

   2012 Oregon Coast Council for the Arts, Mid-career Artist Award, Newport, OR

   2012Juror's Award & Purchase, Plein Air, (juried: TJ Kitts), UVA, Roseburg, OR

   1991 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT, one month residency

   1990 Best of Show, 6th Annual National, Berkeley Art Center, juried: Chris Brown

   1990 Dorland Mountain Artist Colony, Temecula, CA, three weeks residency

   1989 California Works, State Fair (juried: Carlos Villa), Sacramento, CA

   1989Merit Award, 1st National, Sacramento Fine Arts Center, juried: J. Silva

   1987 Best of Show & Honorable Mention, Auburn Arts 36, juried: J.Silva), CA



   201725th Parkside National Small Print Exhibition Catalog, 40 pgs., Univ. of Wisconsin

   2016North Coast Squid, A Journal of Local Writing, Nbr 5, 2016, 3 photos

   2015North Coast Squid, A Journal of Local Writing, Nbr 2, 2013, 2 photos

   2012 Tillamook County Artist, Tillamook Headlight Herald, 11/28/2012

   1998 Artists Enliven Empty Storefronts, Oakland Post - Buenning, 4/19/1998

   1998Alameda County Art Commission Newsletter, Vol. 4, No. 1, photo

   1990 San Mateo Times – Owden, 5/2/1990, Show House   

   1988 A Democratic View, Sacramento Bee - V. Dalkey, 5/29/1988; p. E/19

   1988Steady, Strange, Wonderful Sacramento Bee - V. Dalkey, 7/24/1988

   1987 Auburn Journal, 5-8-1987, Auburn Arts 36 Names and Winners

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