CONTACT
elizabethsimsprojects@gmail.com

EDUCATION                                                                                                                       
MFA Claremont Graduate University, CA 2005                                 
BA College of Creative Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA 2003

SELECT SOLO EXHIBITIONS AND PROJECTS
Prima Materia, Minnesota Street Projects, San Francisco, CA 2017
Water Discipline, Interface Gallery, Oakland, CA 2016                                                                       
Hello, How Are You? Invisible Venue and Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA 2012
Valediction for a Sunbeam, Arthur B MacArthur Gallery, Oakland, CA 2011
The Authority Workshop, Held in multiple venues, including Royal Nonesuch Gallery, Oakland, CA 2011
From the Top of the Ocean to the Bottom of the Sky, Peggy Phelps Gallery, Claremont, CA 2005
Sacred Spaces/Public Places, CCA Gallery, Santa Barbara, CA 2003

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS
Present Ground, Hayes Valley Art Works, San Francisco, CA 2016
Radical Landscapes, di Rosa, Sonoma, CA 2016
The Disquiet: Bay Area Currents 2014, ProArts Gallery, Oakland, CA 2013
Kala Artists Annual, Kala Art Institute, Berkeley, CA 2012, 2013
Inverse Internet Operating Manual, Art Micro Patronage with Dena Beard, Oakland, CA 2012
Open Source, Invisible Venue, Oakland, 2011
Open, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA 2006
Supersonic, Los Angeles Design Center, CA 2005
Adult Groups, Gallery 1434, Santa Barbara, CA 2003

PUBLICATIONS
Elizabeth Sims: Collection Rotation, SFMoMA's Open Space Blog, 2013
Interview with Osha Neumann, Art Practical, 2013
The End of Art, SFMoMA's Artists' Bloc: Artists of the 99%, 2011
A Radical Pedagogy, 1984 Press, 2010
Olafur Eliasson: Take Your Time, X-tra Contemporary Art Quarterly, Spring 2008
Brave New Site: Here There Be Monsters, X-tra Contemporary Art Quarterly, Fall 2006
Not a Review: Lauren Bon's Not a Cornfield, Coagula, Issue #80 2005
Laura Owens' Guerrilla Girliness, Thing: CGU's Critical Arts Journal, 2005
John Curren's Guilty Pleasure, Thing: CGU's Critical Arts Journal, 2005

PANELS
The Disquiet: Bay Area Currents 2014, ProArts Gallery, Oakland CA 2014
Inverse Internet Operating Manual, Art Micro Patronage with Dena Beard, Oakland, CA 2012
Contemporary Art and Radical Politics, Annual Bay Area Radical Book Fair, San Francisco, CA 2012
The New Art Economy Summit, Royal Nonesuch Gallery, Oakland, CA 2011

RESIDENCIES
The Wassaic Project, New York, 2012

Redacted Resume (in which the artist redacts all actions for which she must maintain anonymity) 2015