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Ellis Heyer Biography:

Born: 1954, West Point, New York..
Education: BS University of Vermont, Burlington, VT. 1976
San Francisco Art Institute. 1979-1980
College of Marin, 2000-Present. Studying with Chester Arnold and Emily Lazarre

Sonoma Salute to the Arts Visual Art Competition, Honorable Mention, Painting. 2006
Sonoma Salute to the Arts Visual Art Competition, First Place Painting. 2005
Heart to Heart, Indian Valley Artists National Exhibition, Honorable Mention. 2004
30th Annual Chautauqua National Exhibition, Chautauqua, New York. Eva D. Weaver Award 1987


“The Way I See It”, one-person show, Elsewhere Gallery, Fairfax, CA, Dec 2009
Conversations: A Group Show, MarinMOCA, Novato, CA, Dec 2008
Marin Community Foundation, “Past Present Personal” Group Show, Oct 2008
Marin Arts Council Exhibit: Three Colorful Friends, 2008, San Rafael, CA
4th Annual National Juried Exhibition, 2007. Art League of Northern California, Novato, CA
Sonoma Valley Museum Biennial 2007 juried exhibition, Sonoma, CA
Drawing in Black and White, San Rafael Downtown Cultural Center juried show, April 2006
One person show, 142 Throckmorton Theatre Gallery, Mill Valley, CA, December 2005.
To Never Forget: Faces of the Fallen, touring show: College of Marin 2004-2005, Syracuse University 2005, Pitzer College, Claremont College, CA 2005, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, 2006
Chester Arnold's Teachers and Students Invitational Show, Artworks Downtown Gallery, San Rafael, CA, 2003
Northern California Plein Air Biennial, Napa Valley Museum, 2003
Mill Valley Art Commission, Mill Valley Community Center Two-Person Show, 2002
Marin County Artists Annual Juried Show, Falkirk Cultural Center. 2001-2006
Juried Student Show, College of Marin, Kentfield, CA 2001-07

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