Carol Elkovich  

curriculum vitae



Master of Arts in Design, terminal degree, Visual Studies, University of California at Berkeley, College of Environmental Design 1998

Bachelors of Fine Art with Distinction, Sculpture, California College of the Arts (formerly CCAC) 1991

(Alum) Cranbrook Educational Community. Cranbrook-Kingswood High School. Bloomfield Hills MI 1987

Gallery Affiliations


Elins Eagle-Smith Gallery. 49 Geary San Francisco, CA  Present – 2003  

Erickson Fine Art, 324 Healdsburg Ave. Healdsburg, CA 2002-1997     

Erickson and Elins Gallery. 345 Sutter St. San Francisco, CA 1998-95         

Virginia Brier Gallery. 3091 Sacramento, San Francisco, CA 1996-94         

Works Gallery, Sonoma, CA 1994-1992

Selected Exhibitions

CICA Museum, Gyeonggi-do, South Korea, Contemporary Landscape, 2017

Dab Art, HUD Gallery, Ventura CA. "To Some Degree". 2016

Sanchez Art Center,   juror, Cathy Kimball, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, Left Coast Annual Juried Exhibition. Pacifica CA 2015

Brooklyn NY Waterfront Artist Association. curator: Lauren Hinkson, associate curator Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum Color. Brookyln, NY (Redhook) 2014

I-Park Foundation,  Artist in Resident Open Studios. East Haddam, CT 2014

Oliver Art Center, invitational. Working Title. curator: Mara Skov Holt. Oakland, CA 2013

Concourse Exhibition Center, Art MKT [art fair, Elins Eagle-Smith Gallery]San Francisco CA 2012

Elins Eagle-Smith Gallery. City and Country. 49 Geary. San Francisco, CA 2011

San Francisco International Airport Terminal, Commission. San Francisco. CA  2011

Oliver Art Center. Faculty Show. Oakland CA 2010

Elins Eagle-Smith Gallery. Summer Mix 49 Geary. San Francisco CA 2009

Triton Museum of Art. New Bay Area Abstraction Santa Clara. CA 2006

Oliver Art Center. On Making. Oakland. CA 2006

UC Extension Gallery. Solo. 1 Embarcadero. San Francisco, CA 2006

Erickson Fine Art.  Solo. Healdsburg CA 2005

Oliver Art Center. CCA Faculty Show, Oakland, CA 2005

Elins Eagle-Smith. Solo. San Francisco, CA 2004

Bolinas Museum. California Abstraction: The Poetic Visual Image . Bolinas, CA 2004

Los Angeles Contemporary Art Fair. [rep: Elins Eagle-Smith] Santa Monica, CA 2004

Oliver Art Center. Faculty Show. CCA Oakland, CA 2004

Erickson Fine Art. Winter Show, Healdsburg, CA 2003

Michael Martin Gallery. For Example. San Francisco, CA 2003

Oliver Art Center. Add/Drop. CCA Oakland, CA 2003

Erickson Fine Art. Small Works. Healdsburg, CA 2002

Oliver Art Center Add/Drop. CCA Oakland, CA 2001

Erickson Fine Art. Gallery Artists. Healdsburg, CA 2000

Erickson and Elins Gallery. Gallery Artists .     Sutter St. San Francisco CA 1999

Artisans.  Six Directions (invitational) curator: Ted Cohen. Mill Valley, CA 1998

Erickson and Elins Gallery. Introductions (solo)  Sutter St. San Francisco, CA 1998

Gallery 106. UC Berkeley. Solo. Berkeley, CA 1998

V. Breier Gallery. Narratives in Wood (solo) San Francisco, CA 1997

ProArts Gallery. Featured Open Studios. Oakland. CA 1996

New Visions Gallery. Culture and Agriculture (juried, catalog) Marshfield, WI 1995

ProArts GalleryNatural Inclinations (solo, invitational) Oakland, CA 1994

Works Gallery. Solo. Sonoma, CA 1994

Morphos. Collaborative Box Project. San Francisco, CA 1994

Berkeley Store Gallery.  Season Show. Berkeley, CA 1994

Pop-Up Store Front Gallery. Sustain, Survive, Restore, Berkeley CA 1994

Los Angeles Convention Center. 8th International Art Fair (Catherine Clark rep.) Santa Monica, CA 1993

 ProArts Gallery. Featured Open Studio. Oakland, CA 1993

Gallery 2. Cranbrook Educational Community. Two Alumni (invitational) Bloomfield Hills, MI 1993



Corporate Collections

San Francisco International Airport 


Kaiser Permanente

U.S. Trust

Adobe Systems, Inc.

Jones Day

Private collections throughout the U.S.  

Awards and Honors

Sustainable Arts Fellowship and Residency, Kala Art Institute, 2014 / 2015

I-Park Invitational Residency Award 2014 

Faculty Travel Grant, CCA 2014

Faculty Development Grant, CCA, 2006

Nathan Oliveira Faculty Fellowship Award. 2001

Residency Fellowship (with Olveira award) at the Vermont Studio Center, 2002.

Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor . UC Berkeley . 1998.

University Block Grant. Fellowship Awards. 1997, 1996.

Honoraria. New Visions Gallery. 1995

Honoraria. ProArts Gallery. 1995.

Matching Funds Travel Grant. Cranbrook School and CCAC. 1991.

Achievement Award for GPA Distinction, CCAC. 1991.

Honorable Mention Exhibition Award, All College Honors. CCAC. 1990.

California College of the Arts

Associate Professor