b. 1964 Tokyo, Japan


1988    Continuing Education in Communication Art, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA
1987    Otis Art Institute of Parsons School of Design, Los Angeles, CA

Solo Exhibitions

2020    Time Shadow, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2018    Migrant, Bait Al Salmaniya Cultural Center, Art in Embassies Cultural Exchange Program, 
            Manama, Bahrain 

2015    Spaces in Between, Galerie Beate Berndt, Augsburg, German 
2014    Spaces in Between, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
2012    Jiyong-New Work, 425 Market St. (Courtesy of Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2011    Bernadette Jiyong Frank, New Oil Paintings, Triangle Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2009    Color Spectrum, Carnegie Institution for Sciences, Stanford, CA

Group Exhibitions

2020    Relics for the Future, NIAD Art Center, Richmond, CA
Breaking Through, US Embassy Dhaka, Bangladesh
Art in Embassies Exhibition, US Embassy Manama Bahrain
            Here and Now, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
            Geometric & Kinetic, Nicholson Art Gallery, Brussels, Belgium 
2017    Black Box, Boeckercontemporary on Tour, Kuenstlerhaus Saar, Saarbruecken, Germany, La ’S’ Grand
            Atelier, Vielsalm 

            Belgium, the Faux Mouvement, Centre d’art contemporain, Metz France, Casino 
            Luxemburg, Forum d’art contemporain, Luxemburg 
            Artist as Subject: 20th Anniversary Celebration, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, 
            San Francisco, CA 
2016    every which way, Galerie Beate Berndt, Augsburg, Germany
            Pairings, Curated by Jennifer Bethke, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma, CA
2015    Summer National Juried Exhibition, Marin Museum of Contemporary Art, Novato, CA
2014     FISSION: Sid Garrison and Bernadette Jiyong Frank, Gensler, San Francisco, CA
             New Artist Preview, Melissa Morgan Fine Art, Palm Desert, CA
            The Landscape is Dead, Long Live the Landscape!, Melissa Morgan Fine Art, Palm Desert, CA
            Crocker Art Museum Art Auction Exhibition, Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
            Inspire Artists Who Inspire You , Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
2013    Annual Art Exhibition and Auction , San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art, San Jose, CA
            Tallahassee International , Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL (catalog)
2012    Point of No Return, Juror: Hesse McGraw, Chief Curator at Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts, Southern Exposure, 
            San Francisco, CA
            New Images Photography Awards, Gallery Photographica, Juror Rose                  
            Marasco, Distinguished Professor of Art, University of Southern Maine
2011    Art for AIDS, The Galleria at the San Francisco Design Center, San Francisco, CA
            Marking Time, Liquid Spaces Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2010    Aqua Miami Art Fair, Stephanie Breitbard Fine Arts, Mill Valley, CA (December)
            The 49th Anniversary Show – Present, Triangle Gallery, San Francisco, CA
            Magical Thinking, Judy Saslow Gallery, Chicago, IL
            Old Friends-New Faces IV, Triangle Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2009    Pro Arts 35th Box Art Auction, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
2008    New Visions 2008, Juried Group Show, Jurors: Lucinda Barnes and Karen Tsujimoto, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA

Public Art

2018    SF Arts Commission, Fire Station #5, San Francisco, CA
1995    Mural Project for a Recreational Area, Ana Kolleg Boarding School, Augsburg, Germany
1993    Mural Work for a Bus Station by the Waterfront, Whangarei Arts Commission, Whangarei, New Zealand

Publications & Reviews

2020    Fall in Love With These Nine Works of Art During Coronavirus Shutdown, Jonathan Curiel, SF Weekly, April 2020
 Art in Embassies Exhibition Catalog, US Embassy Manama Bahrain
            The Visuals that speak Endless, Interview with Weekender Bahrain, Fall 2018
            The Wisdom of Uncertainty, Tricycle Magazine: The Buddhist Review, Fall 2018 

            Elle Décor, March 2018
            New American Paintings, Past Featured Artist Supplement, February/March
2017    Is San Francisco America’s New Art Capital? - Featured Artist, Jonathan Curiel, Celebrated Living by American Airlines,
            March/April 2017 
            Eine Galeristin packt aus, Alois Knoller, Augsburger Allgemeine, January 2017
2015    New American Paintings #121
            Meditatives Betrachten, Iacov Grinberg, A3Kultur Issue #11, November
            Ihre Malerei Speichert das Licht, Alois Knoller, Augsburger Allgemeine, September
           SFC&G Magazine (cover), June/July issue
2014    Mathematical Formulas Meld with Abstract Paintings, Jonathan Curiel, SF Weekly, June
            3D – Definitive Design & Décor Magazine 
2013    28th Tallahassee International Exhibition Catalog, FSU Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, FL 
            Luxe Interiors + Design Magazine, Volume 11, Issue 2
            New American Paintings #103
2012    House Beautiful, September Issue
2011    Art Basel Miami Beach 2010, Pendulum Art News 
            A Guide to Open Studios, Amber Adrian, 7x7, San Francisco, CA
2010    Old Friends-New Faces at Triangle Gallery, Frank Cebulski, The Examiner, San Francisco, CA
2009    Studio Visit Magazine, Volume 5, Boston, MA
2008    Studio Visit Magazine, Volume 3, Boston, MA
1993    "Visitor's Fishy Reminder", Whangarei Journal, Whangarei, New Zealand


2017    Finalist, SFO International Terminal Boarding Area A, SF Arts Commission, San Francisco, CA
2016    Public Art Commission, Fire Station #5, SF Arts Commission, San Francisco, CA
2013    Presidential Fellowship, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, CO
            Nominee, 2 x 2 Solos, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA
2012    New Images Photography Awards, Silver Medal, Juror: Rose Marasco, San Francisco, CA


The Arkansas Arts Center, Little Rock, AR
Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula, CA
The Crocker Art Museum, Sacramento, CA
The Hyatt Regency, Boston, MA
Mark Cavagnero Associates Architects, San Francisco, CA
Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA

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