Maren Salomon

(b. 1989, Hamburg, Germany)



 2011     BFA summa cum laude, Studio Art Department Honoree, SFSU, San Francisco, CA


2016     Awesome Foundation Grant, San Francisco, CA

             Residency, the Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

Solo Exhibitions:

2017      Neighborhood Seeds Adobe Books Backroom Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015      Weeds & Pests etc. Stanza, San Francisco, CA

              Desert Chaparral Graphic Arts Workshop, San Francisco, CA

2012      Your Neck of the Woods Explorist International, San Francisco, CA 

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2016      Sorry Dudes, Good Mother Gallery, Oakland, CA

2015      Soft Bargain, Good Mother Gallery, Oakland, CA

              Subatomic Matters, Merchants of Reality, San Francisco, CA

              2, Good Mother Gallery, Oakland, CA

2014      Beyond Consciousness, Cellspace Gallery, San Francisco CA

              After Hours, Peterson Gallery Stanford Libraries, Palo Alto, CA

              No Show, Lobot Gallery, Oakland, CA

2013      Smorgasbord: ART & MUSIC & VIDEO, Lobot Gallery, Oakland, CA

              Foreign Slang, Vamp presented by LQV and Vamp, Oakland, CA

              Obscured Sequences, SuperLow Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2012      The Frame Shop Show, Lotte Arts and Neilsen Arts, Berkeley, CA

              Small Works Show, Merchants of Reality, San Francisco, CA

2008      Off the Beaten Path, Katherine and Larry White Studio and Gallery, Upland, CA

Selected Print:

2016     The Grand Newsstand First Year Anthology, The Grand Newsstand

2014      We Deserve to Be Lost illustrations, Vitriol Magazine (Quiet Lightning)

              Meet Your Neighbor King Raccoon, the Toast

2013      Seen You Around FYF Fest Zine Contest first runner up

Selected Art Events and Projects:

2016:     Haunted Mill, the Wassaic Project, Wassaic, NY

              Open House Juried Art Auction, We Make PDX, Portland, OR

              East Bay Print Sale (2013-2016), Curated by Max’s Garage Press, Berkeley, CA

              Monster Drawing Rally artist (2015, 2016), Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

2015      SF Basel the Knockoff Biennial (featured on SFMOMA Open Space) featured artist,

              San Francisco, CA

 2014      Paper and Pressure at FFDG sale artist, San Francisco, CA

               Story^2 featured artist, San Francisco, CA

               Oakland Drops Beats Festival live painting artist, Oakland, CA

               ArtAuction14 at SOMarts featured auction artist, San Francisco, CA

               Donohue Rare Book Room Pop-Up presenter and curator, USF Gleeson Library,

                San Francisco, CA

 2012      Stretch & Expose, assistant curator, San Francisco Arts Commission Gallery

 2010      Museum of Craft and Folk Art Etsy Craft Bar book arts instructor