CV

M i r a n d a   d e   S i l v a

Education

2020                       Humboldt State University
                               Bachelor of Art, Double Major: Studio Art and Art Education

  • Dean’s list

  • Martin Wong Scholarship
     

2018                       College of the Redwoods

                                Associates in Arts

  • President’s Honor Roll


Exhibitions

2022                      Duck, Duck, Goose collaboration with Tess Yinger, Ramones        McKinleyville, CA

2022-18                Rotating exhibition, Alternatives Gallery                                            Eureka, CA

2020                      Solo exhibition, The Shimmer, Humboldt Area Foundation           Eureka, CA

2020                      Art of Painting in the 21st Century, John Natsoulas Gallery           Davis, CA

2019                      Seeing Red, Brenda Tuxford Gallery                                                   Eureka, CA

2018                      Juried Student Exhibition, CR Creative Arts Gallery                          Eureka, CA

2018-17                The Artist's Challenge, Brenda Tuxford Gallery                                 Eureka, CA

2012                      First Thursdays “Dia de los Muertos”, New Lows                              Lompoc, CA

2010                      Tea Stain, Southside Coffee Co.                                                           Lompoc, CA       

2008                      Selected Works, Southside Coffee Co.                                                Lompoc, CA

Work & Experience

2017-present      Two Green Thumbs

                               Landscape Design & Maintenance      

2020-present     Evolve Youth Services, Arcata, CA

                               Private art instructor

                               Muralist

2022                      Boys and Girls Club of the Redwoods, Eureka, CA

                               Collaborative Mural

2022-20                Eureka Street Art Festival, Eureka, CA
                               
Muralist
                               Paint-by-Number Community Mural designer & facilitator

2022                      North Country Fair, Arcata, CA

                               2022 poster design

2022-19                Northcoast Environmental Center, Arcata, CA

                               Logo design - Coastal Clean-up Day 2019, 2020, 2021, 2022

                               Logo design - 50 Year Anniversary

                               T-shirt design

2022                      Zane Middle School, Eureka, CA
                               
Collaborative Mural 

2022                       Northcoast Grower's Association
                               
2022 Humboldt County Farmers' Market logo, t-shirts, and stickers

2020                      St. Bernards Academy, Eureka, CA

                               Service Learning student teacher, mural project
 

2019                      Redwood Coast Action Agency, Eureka, CA

                               Public vault mural, Samoa, CA

                               Storm drain mural, Eureka CA

2019                       Outer Space Arcata, Arcata, CA

                                Logo design

2019                      NorCalBeachClean, Humboldt County

                               Logo design
 

2017-15                Healing Spirit Animal Wellness Center

                               Head Receptionist & Veterinary Assistant

2013                      Lost Kings Tattoo

                               Tattoo artist apprenticeship

2013-07                Village Veterinary Clinic

                               Graphic design, Assistant Front Desk Manager & Veterinary Assistant

 

Bibliography

Alexander Woodard, "Murals Under the Bridge," North Coast Journal, Humboldt County, CA,  August 11, 2022.

https://www.northcoastjournal.com/humboldt/murals-under-the-bridge/Content?oid=24324139

Heather Shelton, "Creative Collaboration," Times Standard, Humboldt County, CA, April 10, 2022.
https://www.times-standard.com/2022/04/10/creative-collaboration-2/

Nicole Olinger, "Students Come Together to Paint Murals at Zane Middle School in Eureka," ABC7 KRCR, Humboldt County, CA,  March 31, 2022.

https://krcrtv.com/north-coast-news/eureka-local-news/students-paint-murals-at-zane-middle-school-04-01-2022

Heather Shelton, “Eureka High School Has a New Mural with a Message,” Times Standard, Humboldt County, CA, June 9, 2019.

https://www.times-standard.com/2019/06/09/mural-with-a-message/

“Those Big Ugly Concrete Vaults on the Peninsula Have Been Beautified by Art, and a Party for This Has Been Scheduled.” Lost Coast Outpost, Humboldt County, August 26, 2019

https://lostcoastoutpost.com/2019/aug/26/photosmap-those-big-ugly-concrete-vaults-peninsula/