Solo Exhibitions:

2005     Michael Kohn Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

1996     Kohn Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Wild Nights

Selected Group Exhibitions:

2012     Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA; Outfitters: The Contemporary Art of Clothing

2011     Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Monica, CA; Chain Letter

2009    Arin Contemporary, Laguna Beach, CA; Back to the Drawing Board

              California Bank of Commerce Exhibit Program, Lafayette, CA; What Remains

2007    Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, CA; Oakland Museum Staff Exhibition

              Barbara Anderson Gallery, Berkeley, CA; Head Trip

2005    Carrie Secrist Gallery, Chicago, IL; Tiny Huge

2001     Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA; Monster Drawing Rally and Post Postcard 5

1999     Graystone Gallery, San Francisco, CA; From Head to Toe 

              Quotidian Gallery, San Francisco, CA; Do You Remember?

1998     Quotidian Gallery, San Francisco, CA; Seven Los Angeles Artists

1997     Side Street Projects, Santa Monica, CA; Splice

1996     Skirball Cultural Center and Museum, Los Angeles, CA; Blessings and Beginnings (inaugural exhibition)

              St. Mary’s College, Boyden Gallery, St. Mary’s, MD; Catholic Girls II, traveled to George Mason University, Fairfax, VA

1995     Foodhouse, Santa Monica, CA; Time + Space

1994     Maryland Art Place, Baltimore, MD; Catholic Girls 

              Guggenheim Gallery, Chapman College, Orange, CA; Urban Artists and the Natural World 

              Kohn Turner Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Hooked on a Feeling

              Emerson Gallery, McLean, VA; ArtSites 6


2005    Ollman, Leah. “Narratives bump in the night.” Los Angeles Times, October 14, 2005.

              Rochlin, Margy. “From Artist to Muse and Back to Artist.” New York Times, September 18, 2005, Arts & Leisure, national edition, sec.2.

              Weinberg, Lauren. “Tiny Huge.” Time Out Chicago, January 5, 2005, 54.

1996     Anderson, Michael. “Allyson Hollingsworth.” Art Issues, Summer 1996, p.45.

1994     Curtis, Cathy. Review of Urban Artists and the Natural World. Los Angeles Times, September 13, 1994, Orange County edition. 

               Darling, Michael. “An Insistent Whimsey.” Artweek, August 18, 1994, 13.

               Giuliano, Mike. “Of Good Girls and Potatoheads.” Baltimore City Paper, October 26, 1994, 38. 

               Greene, David A. Los Angeles Reader, May 27, 1994. 

               Fleming, Lee. “Strength in Numbers at McLean.” The Washington Post, June 18, 1994, Style Section.           

               McWilliams, Martha. “Present at the Curation.” Washington City Paper, June 17, 1994, 23-24

               Meisner, Cecilia. “Saints and Swimmers.” Baltimore Alternative, November 1994.

               Richard, Paul.   
 “How to Canvas the Neighborhood.” The Washington Post, Style Section, June 2 1994, G10.

               Sprague, Caroline. “Catholic Girls.”  Alevi Magazine, Expressions, October 1994, 8.


2010       Les Dialogues des Carmelites. Munich: Bavarian State Opera, 2010. (art catalog accompanying an opera).

1997       Viegener, Matias. Splice. Los Angeles:  Side Street Projects, 1997. (exhibition catalog).

1996       Berman, Nancy. Blessings and Beginnings. Los Angeles:  Skirball Cultural Center and Museum, 1996. (exhibition catalog).

                Rasmussen, Jack. Catholic Girls. St. Mary’s City, MD: St. Mary’s College, 1996. (exhibition catalog).

1994       Rasmussen, Jack. Catholic Girls. Baltimore, MD:  Maryland Art Place, 1994. (exhibition catalog).

                Knode, Marilu. Urban Artists and the Natural World. Orange, CA: Chapman College, 1994. (exhibition catalog).

                Pollan, Andrea. “ArtSites 6.”Washington Review, June/July 1994, 15-16. (exhibition catalog).

1992       Admissions Catalog. “Jewelry & Light Metals Department.” Providence, RI:  Rhode Island School of Design, 1992.

Professional Experience:

2013      ReProduce ReImagine co-presenter, Society for Photographic Education, Western Region Conference

2012       Keynote Speaker, Guild Lunch, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, CA

2011        Guided Study Mentor, San Francisco Art Institute, Low-Residency Master of Arts Program in Photography (Fall Semester) 

                Visiting Artist Lecture, Photography I & II, Mills College, Oakland, CA (Fall Semester)

                Visiting Artist Lecture, Photography I, San Francisco State University (Spring Semester)


2005       Shopgirl. Touchstone Pictures. Artist and technical consultant


1991–93  M.F.A., California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

1987–91  B.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, RI