San Francisco, California
Born 1987

Education

2012 California College of the Arts, San Francisco, BFA with High Distinction

2012 New York Studio Residency Program (AICAD), Brooklyn, NY


Solo Exhibitions

2015
Strong Conditions, Kitty Hawk Gallery, Sebastopol, CA, Opening Reception January 16th 2015 6-8pm (Forthcoming)

2013
Maybe Forever, Little Big Space, Albany, CA, October 2013

2012

Resolution, Deer Run, Cambria, CA, November-December 2012

Make Sure, Ritual, San Francisco, CA, September 2012

Might of Matter, Tecoah and Thomas Bruce Galleries, San Francisco, CA, March 2012

2010

Families, Together Gallery, Portland, OR, March 2010


Two Person Exhibitions

2013

We're All In The Right Place (collaborative works with Jane Kim), Some Thing Spacious, Oakland, CA, April 2013

Selected Group Exhibitions

2014

Trapper Keeper, City Limits Gallery, Oakland, CA, January 2014

2013

A Little Unsure, Kitty Hawk Gallery, Sebastopol, CA, December 2013

Phinery, Copenhagen, Denmark, November 2013

Tarot: Art of Fortune, Modern Eden Gallery, San Francisco, CA, March 2013

Tear It Out, Issues, Oakland, CA, February 2013

2012

Contemporary Dialogues Around Painting, Isabel Percy West Gallery, Oakland, CA, October 2012

Fresh Donuts, The Usuals, San Jose, CA, September-October 2012

make_space_copy.jpg, The Plaines Project, Chicago, IL, July 2012

Fantasmas, Espacio Niceta, Buenos Aires, Argentina, February 2012

Days To Come, 5 Claude Lane, San Francisco, CA, January 2012

Personal Made Space, Empire Seven Studios, San Jose, CA, January 2012

2011

New Paintings, CAFA Museum, Beijing, China, November 2011

New Work, Deer Run Artifacts, San Luis Obispo, CA, October 2011

Mischief, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA, July 2011

Apocalypse Meow, Space Gallery, San Francisco, CA, May 2011

Warhol Re-Imagined: The New Factory, Project One, San Francisco, CA, March 2011

Together Forever, Set Gallery, San Francisco, CA, February - March 2011

Inherent Traits, Double Punch Gallery, San Francisco, CA, February - March 2011

Early Adopters, Bruce Galleries, San Francisco, CA, February 2011

Modern Myth, Four Barrel, San Francisco, CA, December 2010-February 2011

2010

Feeling Better Already, Double Punch Gallery, San Francisco, CA, December 2010

Fresh Produce, Anno Domini, San Jose, CA, December 2010

111 at 111, 111 Minna, San Francisco, CA, December 2010

Knock-Outs, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA, September 2010

Friend Show, Medicine Agency, San Francisco, CA, September 2010

Together Family Outing, Reading Frenzy, Portland, OR, September 2010

Mischief, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA, July 2010

We Haven't Felt This Way In Years II, Gallery Heist, San Francisco, CA, July 2010

Mental Mazes, Double Punch Gallery, San Francisco, CA, May 2010

99 Red Balloons, Canteen Gallery, Ottawa, CA, May 2010

MILK, St. Petersburg, Russia, March 2010

Group Exhibition, Flatcolor Gallery, Seattle, WA, February 2010

2009

Family Quilt, Together Gallery, Portland, OR, December 2009

Fresh Produce, Anno Domini, San Jose, CA, December 2009

Mischief, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, CA, July 2009

Inferno, Space Gallery, San Francisco, CA, May 2009


Selected Press


2014

Artist Profile, Workspace SF, May 2014

GIRL SPOTLIGHT: MIA CHRISTOPHER, The Le Sigh, March 2014

A Q&A With The Four Ladies of City Limits' Trapper Keeper, SF Weekly, January 2014

2013

Raindrops On Roses And Whiskers On Kittens, @@ART, September 2013

Social Media for Artists, California College of the Arts, August 2013

Artist Profile, Asterisk SF, July 2013

Five Questions, May 2013

California College of the Arts, February 2013

Beautiful Decay, January 2013

2012

Design Love Fest, December 2012

Hinsdale Living, November 2012

Mission Local, September 2012

Daily Candy, September 2012

Buy Some Damn Art, September 2012

It's Nice That, September 2012

Juxtapoz, August 2012

San Francisco Arts Quarterly, July 2012

SF Weekly, July 2012

Make Space, April 2012

Way of Women, January 2012

2011

Mint Design, December 2011

BOOOOOOOM, October 2011

ArtHound, September 2011

Girl Gang Zine, Role Models Issue, September 2011, print

Brown Paper Bag, July 2011

Work/Life 2, Uppercase, April 2011, print

SanLouie, February 2011

Ten Fingers Zine, Issue #2, February 2011, print

2010

Carpaccio Magazine Issue #20, November 2010, print

Flex Newspaper Issue #11, October 2010, print

Poppytalk Handmade, September 2010

Dreamer Magazine Issue #8, September 2010

Art Hound, August 2010

"Studio Invasion: Mia Christopher," KQED Interview, July 2010

Frankie Magazine, July/August 2010

Scout Books, June 2010

"Sunday Grins! With Mia Christopher," Doodlers Anonymous, May 2010

Rojo & Garabato Magazine, March 2010

2009

"Sketchbook Series: Mia Christopher," Book By It's Cover, December 2009

INK Magazine, November 2009


Bibliography

"Human Being Journal Issue 2, Need Supply Co, 2013, Richmond, VA, USA

Work/Life 2, Uppercase, 2011,Calgary, Canada

How To Lose It All, Self Published Booklet, Edition of 100, February 2009, San Francisco, CA, USA