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DEGREES
MFAArt Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, 2003
BFACornell University, Ithaca, NY: BFA, Painting, 1996
BACornell University, Ithaca, NY: BA, Comparative Literature,1996
EXHIBITIONS
2015"Terragni Pieces", The Finley, Los Angeles, CA
2015"Playing the Pavilion;...", LAMOA at The Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA
2013"All Edge" Olivia Booth and Candace Nycz, Weekend Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2007“Unknown Action, The Decider, Good Learner, and Bauhaus Worksheet,” Mandarin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006“AllClear,” Mandarin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
INSTALLATIONS
2011"Schindler Lab", MAK Center for Art and Architecture at the Schinlder House, LA, CA
2009Hollywood Window Dressing, Woodbury Hollywood Exhibitions, LA, CA
2005“Cagetower Project,” Cahuenga and Melrose, Hollywood, CA
2000“Icing Museum Mile,” Museum Mile, NYC
GROUP EXHIBITIONS
2017"Dark Circles", Siglo Moderno, Los Angeles, CA
"Material Deviance", curated by Alexis Wilkinson, Sculpture Center, Queens, NY
2015"The Elegant Universe", curated by Gladys-Katherina Hernando, The Pit gallery, Glendale, CA
2013"Everything Falls Together", Claremont University Graduate Gallery, Claremont, CA
2012California Abstract Painting 1952-2011, Nan Rae Gallery, Woodbury University, Burbank, CA
2009Session 7 Words, Am Nuden Da, London, UK
2008LA NOW, Las Vegas Museum of Art, Las Vegas, NV
2006“A Little So-Cal Abstraction,” Mandarin Gallery, CA
2004Group Show, Marc Foxx Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
“Full House,” Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, CA
AWARDS, GRANTS , RESIDENCIES
Artist Residency, American Academy in Rome, 2015
ARC Grant, The Durfee Foundation, Los Angeles, CA, 2010
Pilchuck Glass School, June, 2006
Rosenthal Foundation Grant, Los Angeles, CA, 2004
Magna Cum Laude, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY, 1996
BIBLIOGRAPHY
David Pagel, "Boundaries are Blurred in Elegant Universe Show....", Los Angeles Times, April 19, 2015
David Pagel, "Olivia Booth, Candace Nycz Smartly Play with Perceptions", Los Angeles Times, November 27, 2013
Sarah Amelar,"Reinterpreting Rudolph Schindler's Home",New York Times,Mar 10,'11
Jeremy Gilbert-Rolfe, “Olivia Booth and Rebecca Norton”, Bomb,Winter 2010
Jason Smith, catalogue essay, “A Little So-Cal Abstraction,” Mandarin Gallery, 2007
Peter Frank, “A Lot of Local Abstraction,“ LA Weekly, Sept 2006
David Pagel, “Getting Creative with Smear Tactics,” Los Angeles Times, February 17, 2006
Rachel Kushner, “First Takes,” Artforum, January 2006
Michael Ned Holte, “Los Angeles Critic’s Picks,” Artforum Online, March 2005
Jeremy Gilbert-Rolfe, “The Place of Aesthetics in Postmodernism,” Art Us, January/February 2004
Emma Gray, “We Have Seen the Future,” Art Review, August 2003
PUBLICATIONS
"Schindler Lab", online publication, MAK Center for Art and Architecture, March 2015
"Olivia Booth on Aaron Garber-Maikovska", The Benefit of Friends Collected, Assembly, LA, CA Nov 2013
"Olivia Booth on Allison Miller", Acme Gallery, April, 2011
“Glass’ Frayed Edge,” Material, LA/London, February 2008
“Research and Development,” exhibition of works by Lynn Aldrich, Carl Berg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 2003
TEACHING
2017Cal Poly Pamona, Glass and Landscape, with Rennie Tang and Katherine Gray, Landscape Architecture Department
Otis College, Glass and Stitch, Fine Art Department
Aug 2004-presentArt Instructor, Adjunct Faculty for Design Foundation, Interior Architecture, Woodbury University, Burbank, CA
2011-2012Art Instructor, Glendale Community College, Glendale, CA
2010Color as Agent in Architecture, Interior Architecture/Architecture, Woodbury University, Burbank, CA
Aug-Dec 2008 Design Fundamentals, USC, Los Angeles, CA
Sept-Dec 2006 Contemporary theory in Interior Architecture, Woodbury University, Burbank, CA