b. 1985 Berkeley, California
Lives and works in Oakland, California

2016  MFA Mills College, Oakland, CA,
2008  BFA Graphic Design, California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, CA

Solo Exhibitions
2016 “Surface Tension” Local Language, Oakland, CA
2014 “Jacqueline Sherlock Norheim” LEE GOLDE, San Luis Obispo, CA
2013 “Cloth Altar” Teton Art Labs, Jackson Hole, WY

Selected Two Person/Group Exhibitions

“INDOOR/OUTDOOR”, ArtToronto Exhibition, Toronto, ON (curated by Kim Nguyen and Glen Helfand)
“SOME SORT”, Euqinom Projects, San Francisco, CA
“Art of Sight, Sense of Feeling”, The Franklin, Chicago, IL
“Earth Body”, OOBLECK, San Francisco, CA
“Insights”, PhotofairSF Exhibition, San Francisco, CA (curated by Allie Haeusslein) 
“Art Book Show”, Bass & Reiner, San Francisco, CA
“#simulacra,” Embark Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
“Art Book Show,” Bass & Reiner, San Francisco, CA (curated by Chris Grunder)
“MFA Thesis Show,” Mills College Art Museum, Oakland, CA
“Not Your Run of the Mill,” Chandra Cerrito Contemporary, Oakland, CA
“Summer Group Show 2016,” Hashimoto Contemporary, San Francisco, CA
“Murphy & Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition,” SOMArts, San Francisco, CA
“Embark,” Embark Gallery, San Francisco, CA
“Second Nature,” Hashimoto Contemporary, San Francisco, CA
“Color of the Sky,” Parking Lot Art Fair, San Francisco, CA (project with Anisse Gross)
“At The Moment of Encounter,” Collaboration with choreographer Wanjiru Kamuyu, Mills College, Oakland, CA/
“Seeing the Sky,” Wassaic Projects, Wassaic, NY
“SITE Unseen 8,” SITE, Santa Fe, NM
“All That and a Bag of Chips,” Dead Space, Brooklyn, NY
“Violently Happy,” Baang+Burne Contemporary, NYC, NY 
“painting painting,” Beta Pictoris Gallery at ArtPadSF, San Francisco, CA (curated by Amanda Roscoe Mayo)
“Are we there yet?” Rock Bar Video Night, San Francisco, CA 
“Its hard to make it whole when all you have is pieces “ Adobe Books Backroom Gallery,
San Francisco, CA

Awards & Fellowships
2017   Tosa Studio Award Nominee
2017   San Francisco Artist Award Nominee
2016   Headlands Graduate Fellowship Award Finalist
2016   Tosa Studio Award Nominee
2015   Jack and Gertrude Murphy Fellowship
2014 Helene Wurlitzer Foundation Fellowship
2008  California Polytechnic Art & Design Renaissance Artist Award
2007  California Polytechnic Art & Design Christopher Friar Scholarship Award

2018 Holiday Forever, Jackson, WY
2018 AIR Seven, Cascade, MT
2016 Local Language Artist in Residence, Oakland, CA
2014 Helene Wurlitzer Foundation Residency, Taos, NM
2013 Wassaic Projects Artist in Residence, Wassaic, NY
2013 Teton Art Labs, Jackson, WY
2013 Brightworks Artist in Residence & Educator, San Francisco, CA
2011 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT
2009 Vermont Studio Center, Johnson, VT 

2018 Panelist: Castilleja Humanities Panel, Palo Alto, CA
2017 Visiting Artist: Mills College Graduate Seminar, Oakland, CA
2016 Artist Talk: The Painting Salon, San Francisco, CA
2016   Artist Talk: Mills College Undergraduate Seminar Class, Oakland, CA
2016   Southern Exposure Monster Drawing Rally, San Francisco, CA
2016   Artist Talk: Mills College Advanced Photography Class, Oakland, CA
2015   Panelist: stARTup Art Fair, with Ted Purves and Matt Smith Chavez, San Francisco, CA
2012 Artist Talk: Los Altos High School, Los Altos, CA

Related Experience
2015 Advanced Photography Teaching Assistant to Chris Fraser, Mills College, Oakland, CA
2014 Advanced Painting Teaching Assistant to Yulia Pinkusevich, Mills College, Oakland, CA
2013 Art Educator at Brightworks School, San Francisco, CA

Curation and Production
2017 Co-curator: Earth Body at OOBLECK, SF, CA
2015-16 Co-curator: “Herringer Graduate Lecture Series,” Mills College, CA
2009-13 Curator: “The Arava Review” Online Art and Poetry Publication
2013 Curator: “Sparkle + Blink” Monthly publication for Quiet Lightning 

“New American Paintings: MFA Annual” No. 123, The Open Studios Press, Juror Sarah Montross,
Deputy Director LAXART, Los Angeles, CA, 2016. 92-95.

Sam Whiting, “Quite a lot of art as guerrilla gallery fills parking spaces” San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, May 4, 2015.

“Lee Golde brings international art scene to local scene,” Mustang News, San Luis Obispo, CA.
January 7, 2015.

“Issue No. 34,” Sparkle + Blink, Quiet Lightning, San Francisco, CA, December 2012.
“ArtPad SF Highlights Part 2 of 2”, San Francisco Arts Quarterly, May 18, 2013, http://