Biography

Solo Exhibitions

2007 “Horror Vacui: Recent Drawings by James Renner,” Art Around Books Gallery, San Diego, CA
1999 “Articulations: Sculpture & Drawings,” SOMA Gallery, La Jolla, CA
1997 “Captives of a Disenchanted Eye,” Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID
  “Dwellers on the Periphery,” SOMA Gallery, La Jolla, CA¬†
1995 “Procession of the Serene,” SOMA Gallery, San Diego, CA
1993 “Mr. Cogito” (Paintings, sculpture & works on paper in response to the poetry of Zbigniew Herbert), Brighton Press Gallery, San Diego, CA
1992 “Recent Works,” Anuska Gallery, San Diego, CA
1988 “The Mouse and the Woman,” Brighton Press Gallery, San Diego, CA

Group Exhibitions

2010 “It All Adds Up: Celebrating Twenty Years of Exhibitions”, Atheneaum Music and Arts Library, La Jolla, CA
2009 “Works on Paper”, Taylor Bercier Gallery, New Orleans, LA
2008 “Re-Covery: 26 Artists Re-Imagine 26 Books,” Art Around Books Gallery, San Diego, CA
2006 "Brighton Press: 2003-2006,” Art Around Books Gallery, San Diego, CA
2004 “Brighton Press: Art of the Book,” Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
2002 “California Sculptors,” Palos Verde Art Center, Palos Verde, CA
“We Collect,” San Diego Center for Jewish Culture, La Jolla, CA
“Art Under Pressure: Prints by San Diego Artists,” Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, La Jolla, CA
2000 “Three Plus Three,” Oceanside Museum of Art, Oceanside, CA
”Recent Works,” Kurt Lidtke Gallery, Bainbridge Island, WA
1997 “Group Exhibition,” SOMA Gallery, La Jolla, CA
“Presence: 18 Area Sculptors,” Mandeville Gallery, UCSD, La Jolla, CA
“Brighton Press: Art of the Book,” Artist’s Forum Gallery, San Francisco,CA
1996 “Retrospective/ Prospective,” Anne Reed Gallery, Ketchum, ID
“Objects and Innocence,” David Klein Gallery, Birmingham, MI
“Group Exhibition,” SOMA Gallery, San Diego, CA
1995 “Brighton Press: Artists in Progress,” Athenaeum Music and Arts Gallery, La Jolla, CA
1994 “Introduction,” SOMA Gallery, San Diego, CA
1994 “Art Chicago,” (Represented by Brighton Press), Chicago, IL
1993 “Brighton Press: Contemporary Limited Edition Handmade Books,” Fresno Art Museum, Fresno, CA
1993 “Brighton Press: Book Arts 1985-1993,” Boehm Gallery, Palomar College, San Marcos, CA
1992 Book Arts Gallery/ Truepenny Books, Tucson, AZ
1991 “Brighton Press Limited Edition Books,” Allene Lapides Gallery, Santa Fe, NM
1983 Ankrum Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Collections

Achenbach Foundation for the Graphic Arts, San Francisco, CA

Amherst College, Amherst, MA

Athenaeum Music and Arts Library, La Jolla, CA

Boston Public Library, Boston MA

Bringham Young University, Harold B. Lee Library, Provo, UT

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA

Dartmouth College, Rauner Special Collections Library, Hanover NH

Glamorgan Library, Wales, U.K.

Huntington Library, San Marino, CA

James S. Copley Library, La Jolla, CA

Library of Congress, Rare Books and Special Collections Division, Washington, D.C.

Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA

Mills College, Oakland, CA

New York Public Library, Artist’s Book Collection, New York, NY

Rochester Institue of Technology, Rochester, NY

San Diego Public Library, San Diego, CA

San Diego State University, Love Library, Special Collections, San Diego, CA

Scripps College, Claremont, CA

Skidmore College Library, Sarasota Springs, NY

Stanford University, Green Library, Rare Books Collection, Palo Alto, CA

Temple University, Philadelphia, PA

Trinity College, Hartford, CT

Union College, Schenectady, NY

University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

University of California, San Diego, Department of Special Collections, La Jolla, CA

University of Central Florida Library, Orlando, FL

University of North Carolina, Greensboro, NC

University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

University of Missouri, Columbia, MO

University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA

University of Virginia, Special Collections Library, Charlottesville, VA

University of Wisconsin, Kohler Art Library, Madison, WI

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