Karen Hirshan
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EDUCATION
Brooks Institute of Photography
Philadelphia College of Art
Art Center College of Design
Otis Art Institute
Parsons in Paris Summer Program, Otis Parsons School of Design
 
SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS
1999 "In the Garden", Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1997 "Orotones", The Big Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
1997 "Views of Maine", Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica , CA
1995 "Orotones", Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
  "Orotones", Gail Gibson Gallery, Seattle, WA
1994 "Orotones", The Photographer's Gallery of Palo Alto, Palo Alto, CA
1992 "Karen Hirshan-- Orotones", Turner/Krull Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"New Cibachrome Photographs by Karen Hirshan", Susan Spiritus Gallery, Newport Beach, CA
"Karen Hirshan", The Gallery, La Quinta, CA
1991 "Painted Flowers", University Art Gallery, University of California at Riverside, CA
1987 "Intimate Moments in Nature", Brandon's, curated by Randy Sommers, Santa Barbara, CA
 
SELECTED RECENT GROUP EXHIBITIONS
1997 "Wedding Days", G. Ray Hawkins Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (traveling exhibition)
"L.A. City Scapes", Craig Krull Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
1996 "Art in Bloom", The Studio, East Hampton, NY
"L.A. Current: The Female Perspective", UCLA Gallery at the Armand Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
1995-6 "Group Show", Posner Fine Art, Santa Monica, CA
1994-7 "Kissing", G Ray Hawkins Gallery, Santa Monica, CA (traveling exhibition)
1994-5 "Gold Show", Palo Alto Cultural Center, Palo Alto, CA
1993-4 "Small Wonders", I. Wolk Gallery, St. Helena, CA
1993 "Precious Metals", Susan Spiritus Gallery, Newport Beach, CA
"Deviant Methods", Photographic Image Gallery, Portland, OR
1992 "The 10th Anniversary Show", The Photographers Gallery, Palo Alto, CA
"Photograph As: Urban Scape/ Rural Scape", Downey Museum of Art, Downey, CA
1991-2 "Photo Salon", Turner/Krull Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
1991 "Beletage", Gallery Im Studio, Dusseldorf, Germany
"Art Nuremberg 6", Nuremberg Art Fair, Nuremberg, Germany
"Flowers", Contemporary Art Gallery, Munich, Germany
1990 "Green Art", Biota Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
"Then and Now", Gail Severn Gallery, Newport Beach, CA
The Special Photographers Company, London, England
1989 "Painting and Photography", Susan Spiritus Gallery, Newport Beach, CA
California Pacific Design, Los Angeles, CA
"Flowers", Kathleen Ewing Gallery, Washington, D.C.
1988 Couturier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Robert Klein Gallery, Boston, Massachusetts
Christy Lee Fine Arts, Aspen, CO
 
SELECTED COLLECTIONS
Latham & Watkins
Bank of Boston
Kaiser Permanente
Fredrickson & Byron
Knapp, Peterson & Clark
McGuinness Group
Mercer, Meidinger, Hansen
Plotkin & Monach
Wellesley College
William Morris Agency
9th Circuit Court of Appeals, Pasadena Courthouse
Chamber of Commerce, Nuremberg
Beverly Hills Medical Group