• 2016

    2016

    Private Corporate Commission

    Commissioned for an office space for four large panels measuring 72" x 156" each. The panels were worked on in various studios around the Bay Area including the top floor of the United States Mint located at Fifth and Mission in San Francisco.

  • 2015

    "Natural Pigments on Paper"
    SF Decorator Showcase-Navarra Design,Inc.
    Kitchen and Family Room
    April 25th - May 25th
    decoratorshowcase.org

    Studio Visit Magazine-Winter Edition Vol. 27- 2014
    Carl Belz, juror, Rose Art Museum
    Selected work: "Basalt And Battery"
    30" x 40" oil, graphite and gesso on birch wood
    traceykessler.com/artwork/3402197_Basal?

  • 2014

    ARTforAids
    Art for AIDS features Modern and Contemporary Fine Art to benefit UCSF's Alliance Health Project (AHP)
    artforaids.org/

    DiPietro Todd Events
    www.dipietrotodd.com/events.php
    5-1-14 7- 9 p.m.
    2239 Fillmore Street
    San Francisco 94115

    ICB Open Studios
    Studio 306 - Friday, Dec. 6th- 6-9 p.m.
    Sat./Sun. 11-6 p.m.
    Sausalito, CA
    www.icbbuilding.com

    RANDOM BLOOMERS
    San Francisco Writers’ Grotto
    490 2nd Street, 2nd Fl.
    San Francisco, CA 94107
    www.sfgrotto.org/
    Nov. 15th - Jan. 15th

  • Artspan Art Auction, Saturday, March 29th
    SOMArts Cultural Center, 934 Brannan Street, San Francisco, 94103
    5:30 VIP preview General Public 6:30 - 10 p.m.
    artspan.org/artspan/news/2014/01/27/art?

  • 2013

    SF 2013 ARTSPAN Fall Open Studios
    WEEKEND 1
    BiG Umbrella Studios
    October 19 & 20, 11am to 6pm
    906.5 Divisadero,
    San Francisco, California 94115
    bigumbrellastudios.com/
    www.artspan.org/artist/traceykessler

    Symbols
    ohanloncenter.org/exhibits/current/
    September 3 through September 26, 2013
    First Tuesday Opening Reception,
    September 3, 6 to 8 p.m.

    Dhyan
    Mill Valley Art Walk- June 4th, 2013
    Reception 6-8 p.m.
    Mill Valley Public Library
    375 Throckmorton Ave.
    Mill Valley, California 94941
    www.millvalleylibrary.org/Index.aspx?pa?

  • BOLD
    February 5 – February 28, 2012

    First Tuesday Opening Reception, February 5, 6 to 8 p.m.
    On Tuesday, February 5, from 6 to 8 p.m., O’Hanlon Center for the Arts will present an open house and reception for its February exhibit “BOLD,” juried by Robert Green, owner of Robert Green Fine Arts gallery
    www.rgfinearts.com/
    in downtown Mill Valley. The show runs through February 28, 2013.
    ohanloncenter.org/




  • Abstract Notions
    at ArtHaus Project Gallery,
    411 Brannon St., San Francisco
    Opening Reception: Thurs, Jan 17th, 6-8 pm runs until March 30th
    www.arthaus-sf.com/

    GIFTED
    OTIS
    otisartexhibits.tumblr.com/gifted
    for 1st Thursday art lovers.
    25 Maiden Lane, San Francisco
    December 6, 2012 - January 21, 2013

    IN THE CANYON
    Solo exhibit
    Friday Oct. 26th 2012- 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
    NEW HOUSE GALLERY @ Branson School
    Ross, CA
    www.branson.org/Page/1655

  • “Bay Area Women Artists”
    August 7 – August 29, 2012
    First Tuesday Opening Reception, August 7, 6 to 8 p.m.
    “Bay Area Women Artists,” a group show juried by gallery owner Donna Seager. The show runs through August 29, 2012.
    ohanloncenter.org/

  • 2012


    Passion To Perform - 2012
    "Dreams of Fields of Indigo Gold" was awarded third place for Yamana Gold located in Toronto, Canada. Over 500 submissions from around the world were submitted for this corporate collection.
    www.yamana.com/



    Featured on Hyperallergic -- "A view From the Easel" Part 14-Cascade Canyon Studio
    hyperallergic.com/51255/a-view-from-the?

  • Abstract painting WorkSHOP

    NATURE abstracted

    An on-going workshop, I teach 1:1 or groups of 3 in my art studio in Sausalito on Gate 5 Road. Please e-mail for times and schedules.

    "Come work on inspiration from nature using watercolor, natural pigments, graphite and inks. Analyze growth and structure of plants and other forms of nature using live flowers, leaves, stones, feathers etc. as models for drawing and painting, then explore how to turn this in to abstract images."

  • "The Calm Before The Storm" selected for Marin MOCA

    The Marin MOCA (Museum of Contemporary Art) Summer National Juried Exhibition
    June 02 – July 15, 2012

    Juror: Lucinda Barnes, Chief Curator and Director of Programs & Collections, Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive
    marinmoca.org/default.aspx
    www.marinmoca.org/See/PastExhibitions.a?

  • SLOW ART DAY-

    Come check out (5) Mark Bradford Paintings with me. Register here:
    slowartsfmoma2012.event
    www.slowartday.com/

  • Mission Spring Open Studios

    ART SPAN and Mission Artist United (MAU)
    Mission Spring Open Studios:
    Saturday, April 14 - Sunday, April 15, 12-6pm
    www.artspan.org/artspan/news/2012/01/10?
    www.missionartistsunited.org/studios/7

  • *RECENT EXHIBITIONS*

    ARTHAUS presents GIRL GROUP

    A rotating exhibition of works in various media October 6 – December 23, 2011
    ART-HAUS

  • 5 CLAUDE LANE

    5 CLAUDE LANE
    On Exhibition at 5 Claude Lane Gallery:
    October 19 through November 12, 2011
    www.5claudelane.com/#/exhibits/artisan-?

    5 Claude Lane Gallery is pleased to present the results of our Juried Exhibition collaboration with Rush Philanthropic. From hundreds of submissions we are proud to display a grouping of artists widely varied in style, medium, and conceptual nature.

  • Opening reception at Art Span Preview Gala Sept. 29th 6 p.m.
    Preview Gala of the SF Open Studios Exhibition, featuring 400 artists!

    http://www.artspan.org/artist/traceykessler

    OCTOBER 2011 SF Open Studios
    Weekend Dates:
    Weekend 1: October 1 & 2, 11am to 6pm
    Mission, Noe Valley, Bernal Heights, Castro, Excelsior

    Auction for artforaids.org/ On-line bidding has started! Bid here for "After Origin":
    artforaids.org/?portfolio=tracey-kessle?

    Spoken Art -Painted Words
    Friday, June 10th
    Art Explosion Studios
    2425 17th Street @ Potrero
    San Francisco, CA
    www.theartexplosion.com/art/showphoto.p?

    A SENSE OF PLACE
    Saturday, May 7 · 6:00pm - 9:00pm
    Arc gallery
    1246 Folsom St
    San Francisco, California
    Created By
    Northern California Women's Caucus for Art (NCWCA)

    Spring Open Studios
    STUDIO 139/140/Art Explosion Studios
    April 16th and 17th, 12- 5pm
    2425 17th Street @ Potrero
    San Francisco, CA

    also check out the other artists in the mission participating:
    www.missionartistsunited.org/artists/476

    POOL Art Fair @ The Gershwin Hotel - Room 631, New York, NY
    Pool Art Fair

    Friday, December 10th - Los Angeles, CA
    Lesley Anton Studio: Holiday Open House

    William Rhodes Studio
    Sat-Sun, Dec. 11th-12th - San Francisco, CA

    www.facebook.com/event.php?eid=13335076?

    A Book About Death - November 2010 - New York, New York
    rayjohnsonandabookaboutdeath.blogspot.c?

    JAK Home - May 20-June 20, 2010 San Francisco, CA
    JAK HOME

    "X-Initiatives" 24 Hr. Show- New York, NY January 2010
    www.artnet.com/magazineus/features/salt?

    Art Haus
    ART-HAUS
    The FINE ART OF DESIGNers
    November 5 – December 23 2009