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Education
University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX; 1998 BFA.; Emphasis in Painting and Photography, High Honors
Central St. Martin's School of Art & Design, London, England, UK; Emphasis in Photography and Computer Art 

Selected solo and group exhibitions

2014
The Season of Spring, curated by Daniel Rolnik, Flower-Pepper Gallery in store, Pasadena, CA
NO-WASTE EARTH, AFS Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
5x5: Celebrating Five Years, Westmont Ridley-Tree Museum of Art, Montecito, CA
Pumpkin Pie, Daniel Rolnik Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

2013
Limuw: An Ode to the Sea, featuring Miya Ando, Jules de Balincourt, Graham Caldwell, Zoe Crosher, Bill Dewey, Kim Fisher, Kimberly Hahn, Emilie Halpern, Mary Heebner, Virgina McCracken, and Raymond Saá, curated by Miki Garcia, MCASB Satellite @ Hotel Indigo Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
Reversal, Left Coast Gallery, Goleta, CA, (Solo)
Loving Lorca - Amando Lorca, Casa Magazine, Santa Barbara, CA
The Story of the Creative, See | Exhibition Space, Long Island City, NY
Eye of the Beholder: Contemporary Art from Santa Barbara, Montecito Aesthetic Institue, Montecito, CA
The Object is Null, Design Matters Gallery, Los Angeles, CA (Solo)

2012
The Can(n)on, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA

2011
Super Santa Barbara 2: On Net Neutrality, curated by Warren Schultheis, 653 Paseo Nuevo, Santa Barbara, CA
Eating Apples in Paradise featuring Macduff Everton, Elizabeth Folk, Nancy Gifford, Penelope Gottlieb, Saul Gray-Hildenbrand, Kimberly Hahn, Cyndee Howard, Hank Pitcher, Warren Schultheis, Steven Soria, Jonny Troyna, and James Van Arsdale, curated by Miki Garcia, Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA
Chain Letter Invitational, curated by Christian Cummings & Doug Harvey, Shoshana Wayne Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
DOUBLE TROUBLE, with James Van Arsdale, curated by Nancy Gifford, The Arts Fund Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
5x5, An Invitational and Exhibition, Westmont Museum of Art, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA

2010
Revisiting Beauty
, juror Peter Frank, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA
La Vie en Rose: 13th Annual Valentine's Exhibition and Benefit Auction
, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
California Visual Artists, juror Ed Schad, 2nd City Council Art Gallery and Performance Space, Long Beach, CA

2009
Santa Barbara Arts Collaborative 1st Thursday
, Casa De la Guerra's Courtyard, Santa Barbara, CA
SUPER SANTA BARBARA
, 121 Santa Barbara Street, Santa Barbara, CA
A Communion of Saints: Santa Barbara and San Antonio Artists, David Shelton Gallery, San Antonio, TX
Plastic Planet, Art From Scrap, Santa Barbara, CA

2008
Edge: Santa Barbara County Contemporary Artists, Channing Peake Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA

2005
Valentine’s Exhibition, Invitational Benefit, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts  Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

2004
Blur,
Bekins, Santa Barbara, CA
Red
, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

2003
Memorable Suites Kimberly Hahn, Tom Stanley
,& Jocelyn Webb Perch Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
Forum Show,
Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

2002
Rey Group Show, Elsie's, Santa Barbara, CA
Small Images, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA (juried)
Shift,
Perch Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA
Cinergy 6,
Absinthe, Samta Barbara, CA

2002
Works on Paper: Recent Drawings, Prints, and Photographs
, LSU Union Art Gallery, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA (juried)
Forumulations, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
Cynergy 5, Coach House, Santa Barbara, CA

2001

Small Images, Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA (juried)
The Living Room Show,
Santa Barbara, CA
Blue Looking Glass 123
, Roma, Santa Barbara, CA
Focus on the Forum, Santa Barbara Contemporary Art's Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
Red Door, Espresso Roma, Santa Barbara, CA
Juxtaposition, Roma, Santa Barbara, CA

2000
Small Works, Gallery 2, Ventura Community College, Ventura, CA (juried)
Angel in a Shoebox, Reynald's Gallery, Westmont College, Santa Barbara, CA
Small Works #15 Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara City College, Santa Barbara, CA (juried)
Focused on the Forum, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

1999
Mechanically Reproduced, Dean's Office, College of Fine Arts, University of Texas, Austin, TX (solo exhibition)
Annual Student Art Show, Jack S. Blanton Museum, University of Texas, Austin, TX (juried)

1998
Processing Images, Flood Gallery, Austin, TX (solo exhibition)
Decade Show, Texas Union Art Gallery, Austin, TX (juried)
Student Art Exhibit, Central St. Martin's School of Art & Design, London, England, UK
Annual Student Art Show, Jack S. Blanton Museum, University of Texas, Austin, TX (juried)

1997
Phantom of the Opera Art Exhibit, Bass Concert Hall, Performing Arts Center, Austin, TX(juried)
For Once - A Journey, Flood Gallery, Austin, TX (solo exhibition)
Student Photography Exhibit, Texas Union Art Gallery, Austin, TX

Permanent installations
Optic Veil (Artifact(s)), Montecitio Aesthetic Institute, Montecito, CA

Awards

1998 2nd place Brushwork, Decade Show
1996 1st Place Black & White Photography, Student Photography Exhibit

Books
The View From Here, International Library of Photography
Mechanically Reproduced, Artist's Book
The Grid Beneath, Artist's Book

Events
2012
From Dusk 'til Drawn: 24-Hour Drawing Rally, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

2011
From Dusk 'til Drawn: 24-Hour Drawing Rally, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

2010
From Dusk 'til Drawn: 24-Hour Drawing Rally, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA

Press/Publications

2014
ArtSlant STREET, Surprises, Surprises!: The Season of Spring opens at Flower Pepper Gallery, Artslant Street, February 27
Kat Ward, Flower Pepper Gallery, Hometown Pasadena, March 2014

2013
Lorie Dewhirst Porter, Ones to Watch: Conceptual Beauty, Santa Barbara Magazine, Fall 2013
Daniel Rolnik, The Object is Null, an exhibition by Kimberly Hahn at Design Matters Gallery, Notes on Looking, November 26
Charles Donelan, Null On West Pico, Santa Barbara Independent, December 11
Daniel Rolnik, Just Say Hello: Daniel Rolnik Visits the Santa Barbara Art Scene, Artslant Street, December 23

2012
Charles Donelan, Can(n)on Art Studios: Group Show at SBCC Atkinson Gallery, Santa Barbara Independent, March 5
Josef Woodard, Small Town Space, Big Ideas, Santa Barbara News-Press, March 2

2011
Charles Donelan, Double Trouble at the Arts Fund, Santa Barbara Independent, November 29
Josef Woodard, Art Under Shared Roofs, Santa Barbara News-Press, November 25
Jessica Oliveira, Double Trouble, Santa Barbara Seasons blog, November 10
Geoff Tuck, Initial Public Offering: email conversation with Miki Garcia, Notes on Looking, May 17
Charles Donelan, A Real Eden, Santa Barbara Independent, March 31, pg.44
Geoff Tuck, Santa Bruta? It’s just up the coast dear…. (images only), Notes on Looking, March 24
Josef Woodard, Artburgers In Paradise, Scene Magazine, Santa Barbara News-Press, March 11

2010
Kimberly Hahn, The Creative Community with David Starkey - video
Revisiting Beauty by OCCA, catalogue

2001
D.J. Palladino, Little Wonders, Santa Barbara Independent Vol 15. No.776, Oct 4 - 11


Lectures, Seminars, Workshops
2014
smART Talk: Kimberly Hahn
, MCASB, Santa Barbara, CA
Kimberly Hahn, Visual Thinking Strategies, Santa Barbara Community College, Santa Barbara, CA

2013
Sessions: The Crisis of Photography
, Seminar, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, Santa Barbara, CA
Altered Sights
, Art From Scrap, Santa Barbara, CA

Writings
2013
As if of the Past and for the Present Future
, Review of A Handful of Dust, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, ArtSlant Community Reviews.
She's a Confection, Review of The Foreign Correspondent: Your Man in Los Angeles, Public Fiction, Think.
From Simplicity to Complexity
, Review of Things That Turn Your Brains To Mush, Santa Barbara Contemporary Arts Forum, ArtSlant Community Reviews.


© 1996 - 2012 Kimberly Hahn