Education
1991     Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction, Studio Art, Stanford University, Stanford, California
            Bachelor of Arts, With Distinction, Anthropology, Stanford University, Stanford, California

1994     Master of Fine Arts in Painting, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri
            Stanley L. & Lucy M. Lopata Fellow (1992-1994)

Grants and Awards

2016     Artist Residency, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
2012     Artist Residency, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
2011     Pollock Krasner Fellowship, the MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, New Hampshire
2010     Center for Cultural Innovation, Creative Capacity Fund Quick Grant
2003     Artist Residency, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
2002     Artist Residency, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
1995     Artist Residency Fellowship, the MacDowell Colony, Peterborough, New Hampshire
1994     Grumbacher Award, Coastal Arts League Museum, Half Moon Bay, California
1992     Stanley L. & Lucy M. Lopata Fellowship, Washington University in St. Louis
1991     Daniel M. Mendelowitz Memorial Award, Stanford University
            Raina Giese Award in Creative Painting, Stanford University
1990     Latin American Studies Field Research Grant, Stanford University
            National Science Foundation Research Experience, City University of New York
1989     Robert M. Golden Grant for the Arts and Humanities, Stanford University
1988     Scholarship, Washington Studio School, Washington, DC

Solo Exhibitions
2016     Peter Mendenhall Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2015     Peter Mendenhall Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2013     Soundings presentation, Center for New Music, San Francisco, California
2012     Peter Mendenhall Gallery, Los Angeles, California
2011     Pared Down Language, Meridian Gallery, San Francisco, California
2010     New Works, Mina Dresden Gallery, San Francisco, California
1994     Recent Paintings, Left Bank Books, St. Louis, Missouri

Selected Group Exhibitions

2015   White Album, George Lawson Gallery, San Francisco, California
2015     nothing=everything, c2c Project Space, San Francisco, California
2009     Artists of Zyzzyva, Mina Dresden Gallery, San Francisco, California
2007     Department of the Interior, San Francisco, California
            Then & Now: Japanese Influences in American Art, SFMoMA Artists Gallery, San Francisco, California
2006     Emerge 2006, GenArt San Francisco, San Francisco, California
2005     Presence & Absence, Fisher Weisman Studio, San Francisco, California
             Works on Paper, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, California
             Small Works, Graystone Contemporary Art, San Francisco, California
2004     Small Works, Graystone Contemporary Art, San Francisco, California
2002     The Miniature Show, Graystone Contemporary Art, San Francisco, California
2000     Delta National Small Print Exhibition, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro, Arkansas
            Coastal Arts League Traveling Exhibit 2000, Half Moon Bay, California and Lake Forest, Illinois
1998     American Academy Invitational Exhibition of Painting and Sculpture, American Academy of Arts & Letters, New York, NY
1997     Exemplary Contemporary 1997 Paintings, University of California Eloise Pickard Smith Gallery, Santa Cruz, California
            National Juried Exhibition of Small Works, Montclair State University, New Jersey
            Three Painters, Gallery Theatre, Skyline College, San Bruno, California
1995     Northwest Fine Arts, Phinney Center Gallery, Seattle, Washington)
1994     Faculty Exhibition, Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, California
            Coastal Arts League Museum 10th Annual Competition, Half Moon Bay, California
            Honor Award Exhibition, St. Louis Design Center, St. Louis, Missouri
            Abstractions, Maryville University, St. Louis, Missouri
1993     Art St. Louis IX, St. Louis Design Center, St. Louis, Missouri

Projects and Commissions
2013     Soundings, Del Sol String Quartet, San Francisco, California
2010     Visiting Artist, +=studio blu=+, Seattle, Washington
2009     Visiting Artist, +=studio blu=+, Seattle, Washington
2002     Visiting Artist, +=studio blu=+, Seattle, Washington
2001     Visiting Artist, +=studio blu=+, Seattle, Washington

Bibliography

Baker, Kenneth. “Light Touches”. Kimetha Vanderveen , exhibition catalog, Peter Mendenhall Gallery, April 2015
Baker, Kenneth.  "Three at Meridian." San Francisco Chronicle, 19 November 2011: E2
Rohan, Theres.  “From the Devotional Folio” Meridian Gallery/Society of Art Publications of the Americas, September 2011.
Baker, Kenneth. "Quiet Gems Merit Close Attention”. San Francisco Chronicle, 22 May 2010: E2
Johnson, Elizabeth. "New Works by Kimetha Vanderveen”. Art Practical, 3 June 2010
Baker, Kenneth. "Morandi's still lifes...; Emerge 2006." San Francisco Chronicle, 11 November 2006: E10
Hirsch, Faye. “Working Proof” review, Art on Paper, September-October 2001: p.71
Bellos, Alexandra. “Honorable Mentions” The Riverfront Times:  January 26 1994: p.44
C. F. S. “Honor Awards Exhibit” St. Louis Post Dispatch: January 13, 1994       
Zyzzyva, Volume XVII, No.1 Spring 2001

Additional
2011     Exhibition talk and studio visits, Painting Program, Sonoma State University, California
2002     Artist Residency, Cité Internationale des Arts, Paris, France
            Research, departments of special collections, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Paris;
            Lithograph edition, Jonathan Shimony-Atlantis Press
2001     Visiting Artist Lecture, Senior Thesis Seminar, CCAC Oakland, California
1995     Board of Directors, WORKS/San Jose. San Jose, California
1994     Instructor, drawing, painting. Pacific Art League, Palo Alto, California
1993     Teaching Assistant, School of Art, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri
1993     Art Director, Eliot Review, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri
1993     Gallery Assistant, School of Fine Arts, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri
1992     Teaching Assistant, Community School for Music and Arts, Mountain View, California
            Intern, San Francisco Art Commission Gallery, San Francisco, California
            Graduate Assistant, Art Department Office, Stanford University, Stanford, California
1991     Teaching Assistant, Art Department, Stanford University, Stanford, California
1990     Individual Fieldwork/Research Project, San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico
            Department of Latin American Studies, and Department of Anthropology, Stanford University
1989     Robert M. Golden Grant for Arts and Humanities, Stanford University, Stanford, California
1986     Hirshhorn Museum Library internship, Washington, DC