JOHN LIGDA

  1. 1968, Placerville, California  

E d u c a t i o n 
2011–13 – Advanced Figure Drawing 23rd St Studio – San Francisco, CA 
1996–99 – Bachelor of Science Information System California State University 
1992–94 – Goldsmith Apprentice – Jackson, WY 
1990–91 – Chinese Seal Carving and Traditional Brushwork, Liang Dan Fong – Taipei, Taiwan  

N o t e 
1999–2012 – Professionally self-supported as an Information Architect – San Francisco 

Mark-Making Performance

2018 – eMotion Palo Alto ,CA

2018 – SikoraLigda San Francisco Movement and Arts Festival – San Francisco, CA

2017 – Oakland Dance Festival –

2017 – SikoraLigda San Francisco Movement and Arts Festival – San Francisco, CA

2016 – SikoraLigda Hall of Fame Invitation – Pleasanton, CA

2016 – SikoraLigda San Francisco Movements and Arts Festival – San Francisco, CA

2015 – Drawing Rose Stangeby Residency Safe House – San Francisco, CA

2014 – Directer – A Mark for Peace – London, UK

E x h i b i t i o n s  
2016 – Group – TAG Gallery – Brussels, Belgium

2015 – Group – Palo Alto Arts Festival – Palo Alto, California
2015 – Solo – A Mark for Peace – Lviv, Ukraine
2014 – Solo – A Mark for Peace – London, UK 
2014 – Group – Invisible Gallery, London, UK 
2014 – Group – Exhibition Heath of the Moment, London, UK 
2013 – Group – Que Tal – San Francisco, CA 
2013 – Solo – Live Oak Festival – Berkeley, CA  
2013 – Solo – Art in the Park – Fairfield, CA 
2013 – Solo – Art on the Main – Walnut Creek, CA 
2013 – Group – Pop up Gallery – San Francisco, CA 
1992 – Group – Charlie’s Gallery Unique – Jackson, WY 
1990 – Solo Mandarin Center – Taipei, Taiwan 
I n s t a l l a t i o n s 
1997 – Stained Glass – San Francisco, CA 
1995 – Interior Mural – Los Angeles, CA 
1993 – Interior – The Decoupage Room – Jackson, WY 
1991 – Exterior Mural – Jackson, WY 
C u r a t o r i a l   P r o j e c t s 
2014 – A Mark for Peace – London, UK 
1990–92 Charlie’s Gallery Unique, Jackson Wyoming 
R e s i d e n c i e s 
2014 – Zor Foundation Nałęczów, Poland 
2014 – Moldova Academy of Fine Arts, Romania 
J u r i e d   A w a r d s 
2013 – Walnut Creek California 

P r i v a t e   C o l l e c t i o n s   
Oslo, Norway | San Francisco, California |Madrid, Spain | Calgary, Canada | Maizuru, Japan  | Canberra, Australia | London, UK |  Honolulu, HI |  Warsaw, Poland | Taipei, Taiwan | Ithaca, NY |  San Francisco, CA | Prague, Czech Republic | Mexico City, Mexico | Santa Clarita, Brazil | Brussels, Belgium | Salt Lake City, Utah | Seattle Washington | Hong Kong | Taipei, Taiwan | Vienna Austria |New York, New York | Istanbul Turkey