• curriculum vitae Patrick D Wilson


    MFA Sculpture, San Francisco Art Institute, 2005
    BA Studio Art, Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter MN, 1997
    University of Minnesota, non-degree student/foundry, 1999-2001
    University College Cork, Ireland, Irish and Folklore Studies


    Parallax Views, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose CA 2013
    De-Mobbing, Headlands Center for the Arts, Sausalito CA 2012
    Post Haste, MacArthurbarthur Gallery, Oakland CA 2012
    Form, Reform, Perform, Rock Paper Scissors Gallery, Oakland CA, 2011
    California, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley CA, 2011
    Perfect Place/No Place: Reimagining Utopia, Million Fishes Art Collective, San Francisco CA, 2011
    Solo Exhibition, SFMOMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, CA 2010
    Introductions, Root Division, San Francisco CA 2009
    Tomorrow, Stephen Wolf Fine Arts, San Francisco CA 2009
    New American Talent 24, Arthouse at the Jones Center, Austin TX, 2009
    Z-Axis, Lobot Gallery, Oakland CA, 2009
    Weather Reconnaissance, The Garage, San Francisco, 2008
    Root Division’s 6th Annual Art Auction, Root Division, San Francisco CA, 2008
    Expanding, Thomas Welton Stanford Art Gallery, Stanford University, San Francisco CA, 2008
    Yuri’s Night 2008, NASA Ames Research Center, Mountainview CA, 2008
    Art Sale 12, The Lab, San Francisco CA, 2008
    Paperwork, Hang Art Annex, San Francisco CA, 2007
    Yuri’s Night 2007, Nasa Ames Research Center, Mountain View CA 2007
    Alternate Structures: Solo Exhibition, Levy Art and Architecture, San Francisco CA, 2006
    One Night Stand, Hespe Gallery, San Francisco CA, 2006
    23rd Annual National Juried Exhibition, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley California, 2006
    New California Masters, Works/San Jose, San Jose, CA, 2005
    Lumen-Essence: Artists Working with Light, Diego Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, 2005
    Making Art: Notes of Sixteen Artists, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2005
    Solo Exhibition, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute, 2004
    Memory/Loss, Lacunae Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2004
    Gene Carnival, Swell Gallery, San Francisco, CA, 2003
    Art-A-Whirl, Old Science Restoration, Minneapolis, MN, 2003
    Northeast Artists, NEMAA Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, 2003
    Ramsey Artists Group Show, RCA Gallery, Shoreview, MN, 2003
    Reexamining the Skyscraper, California Building Gallery, Minneapolis, MN, 2002
    Chank Diesel: Milestone 10,000 and Other Significant Works, Gallery 360, Minneapolis, 2002
    Solo Exhibition, Joe’s Garage, Minneapolis, MN, 2001
    Minneapolis Star and Tribune: Art and the Garden, Minneapolis Convention Center, MN, 2001
    Out of the Last Century: Alumni Exhibition, Schaefer Art Gallery, St. Peter, MN, 2000
    Foot in the Door, Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, MN, 2000.


    “Solar Storm” Bede Student Center, University of Minnesota Crookston, 2005.

    “Do Something: Memorial to Thomas Burnett Jr.” Mall of America, Bloomington MN, 2002.


    Fulbright Research Fellow, China 2012-2013


    “Experiment and Concept: Teaching, Learning and Making at the San Francisco Art Institute”(Article/Chinese), Contemporary Artists Magazine, Patrick D. Wilson, Chongqing China, Sichuan Fine Arts Institute, August 2013

    San Francisco Chronicle, Dec. 18 2010, review by Kenneth Baker

    Artbusiness.com, Nov. 11 2010


    Frostic School of Art, Western Michigan University
    Assistant Professor or Sculpture and Integrated Media

    San Francisco Art Institute
    Visiting Faculty, Sculpture/Ceramics Department, 2007-2012

    Snibbe Interactive, Inc.
    Installation Manager, 2006-2012
    Managed installation of interactive exhibits at international locations.

    California College of the Arts
    Chief Preparator, MFA Graduate Exhibition, 2007