Melissa Louise Bolger

Born: 1976, Walsenburg, CO

EDUCATION:2003 BFA California College of the Arts, San Francisco, CA


2019 Colored Pencil Society of America 27th Annual International Exhibition, Brea, CA

2018 Piedmont Center for the Arts 5th Annual Juried Art Show, Piedmont, Ca

2017 Modern Species, Esqueleto, Los Angeles, CA

Paper Works, Fort Works Art, Fort Worth, TX

Piedmont Center for the Arts 4th Annual Juried Art Show, Piedmont, CA

2016  Endangered-The Beauty of Lost Species, The Studio Door, San Diego, CA

A Full Plate, Compound Gallery, Oakland, CA

Art|Bernie, 518 Valencia St., San Francisco, CA

Left Coast Annual, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA

MFA Never, Root Division, San Francisco, CA

Group Show, Mighty Box Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2015 Microcosmos, Gallery 621, Benicia, CA

Fall National Drawing Exhibition, Marin Moca, Novato, CA

2014 Obscure and Beauty, No Wheres Ville, San Francisco, CA

Mysteries of the Organism, Panorama Framing, Oakland, CA

2013 Solo Show, Esqueleto, Oakland, CA

2012 Crimson Horticultural Rarities, Oakland, CA

Branching Out, Village Theatre Art Gallery, Danville, CA

2011 Outlandish, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

2010 Artist-Xchange, San Francisco, CA

21 Grand, Oakland, CA

Space Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Bioneers, Marin, CA

2009 Far Leaves Tea, Berkeley, CA

Market Street Gallery, San Francisco, CA

2008  Solo Show, The Moon Gallery, Oakland, CA

City Art Gallery, San Francisco, CA

The Uptown, Oakland, CA

2007 Little Cakes Little Gallery, New York, NY

80 Washington Square East Galleries, New York, NY

Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA

Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA

Independent School of Art, San Francisco, CA




East Bay Express, 1/15-21/2014

Parasol Magazine Issue 3,, 06/2009

Contra Costa Times, 2/2006

Laney Tower 2005