Chris Fraser




2010 Mills College, MFA, Studio Art
2000 University of California, Davis, Bachelor of Arts, History



SELECTED SHOWS (* solo and two-­person exhibitions)



3020 Laguna Street in Exitum, Highlight Gallery Projects, San Francisco, CA



-Bay Area Now 6, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA

-Darkness and Light: Image and Object Cultivated in the Wild, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito, CA Lux ex Machina, Krowswork, Oakland, CA

-2×2 Solos: Chris Fraser, ProArts, Oakland, CA*
-Cream, from the Top, The Performance Art Institute, San Francisco, CA



-Afterglow: Rethinking California Light and Space Art, Wiegand Gallery, Belmont, CA Between You and Me – Mills College MFA -Exhibition, Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA Golden State, VASF Gallery, San Francisco, CA

-Introductions 2010, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

-(…), MacArthur b arthur, Oakland, CA



-Family Pictures, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

-House·Work, Viewpoint Gallery, Sacramento, CA*






Headlands Center for the Arts Graduate Fellowship Jay DeFeo Prize



Catherine Morgan Trefethen Fellowship, Mills College






-(…), Exhibition Catalogue, MacArthur b arthur, Essay by Jackie Im
-Kenneth Baker, “Afterglow” inspires rethinking, San Francisco Chronicle, 7 October 2010
-Afterglow: Rethinking California Light and Space Art, Exhibition Catalogue, Wiegand Gallery, Essay by Melissa Feldman

-Gareth Spor, Devices & Situations, Taide Design #7, Fall 2010
-J.D. Beltran, State of the Artists, City Brights,, 12 May 2010
-Between You and Me: Mills College MFA Exhibition 2010, Exhibition Catalogue, Mills College Art

-Mueum, Essay by Stephanie Hanor






-California College of the Arts, Beginning Photography, Visiting Artist Mills College, Graduate Seminar, Visiting Artist
-Mills College, Installation Class, Visiting Artist
-Oakland School for the Arts, Digital Media Class, Visiting Artist ProArts, Artist Talk

-Sonoma State, Photography Department, Visiting Artist 2010 San Francisco State, Visiting Artist