STEPHEN HOPKINS’ BIOGRAPHY

 

Born in Boston, MA, 1934

 

EDUCATION

 

1956                   Harvard College, BA in History

1968                   University of Cincinnati, MFA

1960-61              Art Student’s League, New York

1961-62              National Academy School, New York

1955,56,61         Jay Connaway Art School, Pawlet, VT

 

TEACHING

 

1979 to present   Santa Rosa Junior College, Santa Rosa, CA  (Adjunct Instructor of Art)

1976 - 1988         Mendocino Community College, Ukiah, CA (Adjunct Instructor of Art)

1969 -1976          Miami University, Oxford, OH (Assistant Professor of Art)

1968 -1969          St. Lawrence University, Canton, NY (Assistant Professor of Art)

 

EXHIBITIONS

 

Solo shows

 

1996   Mendenhall Gallery, Pasadena CA

1989   Modernism, San Francisco CA

1971   Wright State University, Celina OH

1971   Western College, Oxford OH

1968   St. Lawrence University, Canton NY

 

Group Shows (Partial list)

 

2007, 1998,1995 - Santa Rosa Junior College Adjunct Faculty Shows, Santa Rosa, CA

2006  - “Art After the Car” Terry & Eva Herndon Collection, Antioch College, Yellow Springs, OH

2006  - “The American Landscape: Mountains/ Metropolis” Alameda, CA

1992  - “California Dreamin” Fresno Metropolitan Museum, Fresno, CA

1992  - One Market Plaza, San Francisco, CA

1991  - “The Palm Tree Show” Modernism, San Francisco, CA

1991  - “California Cityscapes” San Diego Museum of Art, San Diego, CA

1983  - Marin County Fair, San Rafael, CA (merit award)

1982  - California State Fair, Sacramento, CA (4th place award)

1978-79 - Security Pacific Bank( traveling show)

1978  - Van Doran Gallery, San Francisco, CA (3 person show)

1975-76 - Dayton Art Institute, Dayton, OH (sales and rental gallery)

1974-75 - Mid-States Art Exhibition, Evansville Museum, Evansville, IN (juried show and traveling exhibition)

1972  - Cincinnati Invitational Show, Cincinnati Art Museum, Cincinnati, OH

1969 - Annual Exhibition, Munson-Williams-Proctor Institute, Utica, NY

1961 - National Academy Annual, National Academy, New York, NY

 

Work in Corporate and Private Collections (partial list)

 

Peter Thierot, San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, CA

Standard Oilof Californiassociates, San Francisco, CA

Rosalyn C. Swig Artsource, San Francisco, CA

Cincinnati Bell

Wiltshire Associates,Los Angeles, CA

Sugarman Associates, San Francisco, CA

IBM Corporation, San Jose, CA

Alan Rothenberg, Huret Rothenberg and Co. San Francisco, CA

Exchange Bank, Santa Rosa, CA

Kate Kelly, KPIX TV, San Francisco, CA

Canned Foods Inc (Grocery Outlet), Berkeley, CA

Richard Baker, Los Angeles, CA

Roger Donaldson, Los Angeles, CA

Robert Solomon, New York, NY

Georges & Dominique Hoefflin-Oliva, Geneva, Switzerland

 

Bibliography

 

Skolnick, Arnold and Fort, Ilene Susan, Paintings of California, Clarkson Potter, New York, NY, 1993

Stofflet, Mary and Clapp, James, California Cityscapes, Universe, New York, NY, 1991

Reed, Victoria, “A Promise Unfulfilled,” Artweek Vol 22, Aug 29,1991

Christensen, Judith ”California Cityscapes, “ Art of California ,Sept 1991

Jamusch, Ann, “Art Shows The Way We Were.... and Are,” San Diego Tribune, May 31,1991

D’Ambrosio, Nancy, “Bay Area Artists,” Horizon Vol 31, March, 1988