About the Artist- Bio

Art Education

2021:              Stanford Continuing Studies " Advance your Art" 7 weeks workshop  

2015-2020:     Ongoing workshops in CA (Teacher: Kate Temple, Director of Studies Art                               Space NYC). Watercolor and Charcoal techniques 

2004:              MA Fine Arts in Painting, Central St Martins School of Arts London UK

2003               HNC (Higher National Certificate in Fine Arts), London, UK 

2002               Foundation year at Heatherley school of Art, London, UK


Academic Education 

1986-1991     Sorbonne University Paris (CELSA), France: MA in Sciences of                                                Communication and Information, specialization Marketing and Advertising


Professional experience 

2000-2001     BBH London, Ad agency. UK. Account Director 

1991-2000     Ogilvy and Mather, Ad agency Paris, France. Worldwide Account Director


Juried Shows


2019              Crocker Kingsley Exhibition: Blue Lines Gallery, Roseville CA- 79th annual                                   Show .(Juror: Daniel Pagel from LA Times)- Oil on canvas 60”x38”  

                      O'Hanlon Center for the Art, Mill Valley CA: The Art of the Spirit. Mix media                                   15”. (Juror :Julie Zener gallery). 

                      O'Hanlon Center for the Arts, Mill Valley. Feast of Color. (Juror: Leslie Allen)                           Mix media 24”x24”                

2018              O 'Hanlon Mill Valley: Essence of water (Juror: Kay Carlson and Stephen Ehret -                         Photograph 16”x24”.

2016              O ‘Hanlon Mill Valley . RED.  Watercolor on paper. 24”x18”

2015              O'Hanlon Center for the Arts, Mill Valley CA.: Myths and Inner landscapes                                    Charcoal Drawing 24”x18”

Galleries/Art consultants partnership:

Chandra Cerrito Art Advisors ( Prints available)

Trinity House SF ( small oil paintings selection)

Solo exhibitions


2019              Four Barrell San Francisco: Odyssey the Pursuit of Light. April-May 

                      Tiburon Lodge Restaurant, CA.The Spirit of Spring-Paintings.May-December 

                      Branded Mill Valley CA,The Spirit of Spring Paintings and Photographs. 

2018              Tiburon Peninsula Club: "Life force. Paintings series. Feb-April

Group exhibitions, Fairs and Open Studios


2020        Superfine Art fair San Francisco. Fort Mason, Feb/March 

2020-19   Trinity House Gallery SF : selection of 12 small paintings and prints, 

2019      ICB Winter Open Studio,CA

             Jen Tough Gallery, Santa Fe Art Fair, July .New Mexico

2018     Berkeley Art center CA: Annual Member Show, Painting Rhythm- Oil on canvas, 

             ICB Winter Open Studios, Sausalito , CA

2017     Marin Civic center San Rafael: group exhibit ICB Artists for 50th Anniversary, October.

             ICB Winter Open Studios 

2016     ICB Winter Open Studios Sausalito CA 

2015     ICB Winter Open studios Sausalito CA


Private Commissions:

2021.    Oil painting 48"x72" Tiburon

2021.    Oil painting Golden Gate Bridge 48"x36", Belvedere

2020     Oil painting 40”x30”, St Helena , CA

2019     Installation of 20 mix media pieces, Tiburon , CA

2019     Oil painting 48”x60”, Tiburon , CA

2019     Oil painting 30”x40”, Tiburon, CA 

2018     Installation of 4 large mix media pieces, Tiburon , CA

2017     Installation of 5 large mix media pieces, Tiburon, CA

Corporate Commission

2021     Oil painting 6x7ft, Sacramento. Real Estate Office lobby



Online Shows

2020   Fusion Art Gallery- Waterscapes


Artist Alliance (Jen Tough)



Berkeley Art Center

Sausalito, California marinestrage@gmail.com (415) 300-5541 

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