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Reuben Heyday Margolinreubenmargolin@yahoo.com
Cambrian Wave - Index Ventures, San Francisco
Talks and Documentaries
|Shows and Commissions|
|Nov. 2012||Cambrian Wave - installed at Index Ventures, San Francisco, California.|
Balance - installed at Belasting & Douane Museum.
Nimbus - installed at Latin School of Chicago.
Helix Wave - installed at Museum of Discovery, Little Rock, AR
Connected - a collaboration with Gideon Obarzanek and Chunky Move.
The Tule Wave installed at the David Brower Center, Berkeley, CA.
The Yellow Spiral installed at Meyer Sound, Berkeley, CA
The Pentagonal and Yellow Wiggle at the Sonoma County Museum.
The Nebula installed at the Hilton Anatole, Dallas TX.
The Soda Fountain installed at JPL, Pasadena, CA.
The Spiral Wave at the SFMOMA Artist Gallery.
The Yellow Wiggle at 101 California St. San Francisco, CA
The Soda Bottle Wave at the Maker Faire, San Mateo, CA.
The Round Wave at the Device Gallery, San Diego, CA.
The Yellow Wiggle and the Pentagonal Wave at the Alphonse Berber Gallery, Berkeley, CA.
|Dec. 2008||The Yellow Wiggle and The Pentagonal Wave at the Swarm Gallery, Oakland, CA.|
|Nov. 2008||Opening for the Magic Wave: a permanent installation commissioned by Technorama - The Swiss Science Center.|
|Oct. 2008||The Pentagonal Wave at Kinetica, London.|
|Sept. 2008||The Round Wave in a group show at the Sebastopol Center for the Arts, CA.|
|April 2008||The Redwood Wave and Yellow Rings at the Maker Faire, San Mateo, CA.|
|April 2008||The Hexagonal Wave in the Rotunda of Chabot Space and Science Center, Oakland, CA. On-going installation.|
|Jan. 2008||The Hexagonal Wave over the New Century Chamber Orchestra, at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, CA.|
|2007 - 2008||The suspended version of the Copper Square Wave over the entry of the Aquarium of the Pacific, Long Beach, CA. Now a permanent installation!|
|Oct. 2007||The Table Top Wave at the 21st Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA|
|Oct. 2007||Collaborated with REBAR on the Parkcycle, San Francisco, CA.|
|Sept. 2007||Collaborated on the VeloDisco, Burning Man, NV.|
|April 2007||Commissioned to make 70 Table Top Waves for the Exploratorium's 30th annual awards dinner, San Francisco, CA.|
|Oct. 2006 thru
|Free-Standing Wave & Round Wave Exhibited at San Francisco's Exploratorium.|
|Oct. 2006||20th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition - The Hexagonal Wave Model displayed, Emeryville, California|
|Dec. 2005||Studio opening for The Spiral Wave, Emeryville, California|
|Oct. 2005||19th Annual Emeryville Art Exhibition - The Round Wave displayed, Emeryville, California|
|July 2005||Studio opening for The Round Wave, Emeryville, California|
|Jan. 2005||Studio opening for The Square Wave, Emeryville, California|
|June 2003|| Three-month group show of sculpture at the Bedford Gallery, Walnut
|Jan. 2003|| Three-month show of Paintings from Scotland
at The Temescal Café,
|July 2002||Group show of sculpture at the Derek Ellen Gallery, New York, New York|
|June 2002|| Four-month window display entitled “Ten Years of Mechanical Oddities”
featuring the Basmati, at G&G Hardware, Oakland, California
|Dec. 2001|| Excerpts from the “Traveling Commons” published in the winter
issue of Whole Earth Review
|Aug. 2001||Group show of sculpture at 333 Capp St., San Francisco, California|
|Apr. 2001|| Co-teaching of a workshop on building pedal-powered washing
machines, during the DIY Skill-Share, Berkeley, California
|Mar. 2001|| Demonstration of Caterpillars, Chabot
Space and Science Center,
|Feb. 2001|| Showing of Mechanical Butterflies at the
Kalaghoda Art Festival
and the National Gallery of Modern Art, Bombay, India
|Jan. 2001|| Showing of Mechanical Butterflies at National
Institute of Design,
and the School of Architecture, Ahmedabad, India
|Oct. 2000||Demonstration of Caterpillars at the San Jose Tech Museum, California|
|July 2000|| Private showing of The Elegant Chenille at the Headless Studios, San
|July 2000||Private showing of Caterpillars and related art, Oakland, California|
|Feb. 2000||Guest lecturer on mechanical caterpillars at the Parsons School of Design, New York, New York|
|Nov. 1999|| 8' x 10' commissioned mural, Geology Department, University of
Florida in Gainesville
|Sept. 1999|| Private showing of paintings and The Wooden Oruga at Orchardton
|Oct. 1998|| Private showing of drawings and paintings, including pastels from
Mexico, in Berkeley, California
|1997||Blank's 1997 Wild Wheels calendar and Art Cars: the Cars, the Artists,
the Obsessions, the Craft, published in 2002
|1994||Showing of The Traveling Commons from California
participation in Houston's Art Car Ball, and inclusion in Harrod
|May 1993||Group show of sculpture at Harvard's Carpenter Center of the Arts|
|Jan. ‘98 - May ‘98||Monumental painting at the St. Petersburg Academy of Arts, Russia|
|May ‘96 - Dec. ‘97|| Classical drawing and painting at the Charles H. Cecil Studios,
|June 1993||BA in English from Harvard University|
|June 1988||Graduation, Berkeley High School|
|1976 - 1980||Student, Berkeley Child Art Studio|
|Residencies, Internships and Grants|
|Summer ‘02+’03||Artist residency at The Tartaja Cave, Venta Micena, Spain|
|Nov. ‘00 - Feb. ‘01||Artist residency at Kanoria Centre for the Arts, Ahmadabad, India|
|Feb. ‘99 - Oct. ‘99||Artist residency at Orchardton House, Castle Douglas, Scotland|
|1993 - 1994|| Grant from the Institute of Natural and Cultural Resources to build
a traveling round table and produce an accompanying newsletter