Copyright Catherine Buchanan 2023
2006-catherine-buchanan-Dinner-Out-46x46 sold to Michael Dellar thru Suzy Locke for Fish Story Restaurant
2019-catherine-buchanan-uncertain-future-11x14 (2)
Dinner Out, 48x48"
Uncertain Future, 9x12"
In a Fog, 9x12"
Fishing, 12x18"
There seems to be a theme with my portraits.
Maybe they speak to shyness and the privacy some crave, but rarely experience.

Painting requires solitude, where marketing means seeking public approval, a balancing act that I believe many artists struggle with.
Selected Exhibitions
2011-present Natural Hawai’i, Ho’olehua Airport, Moloka’i, Hawai’i
2022   Lighthouses of the Hudson, Hudson River Maritime Museum Boat School, Kingston, New York 

       2019   Peace and Harmony, Holistic Healing Arts Center, Woodstock, New York
       2018   Moloka’i Landscapes, Rikki Cooke Gallery, Hui Ho’olana, Kualapu’u, Hawai’i
       2017   WAAM, small works group show, Woodstock, New York
       2016   The Buddha Project, Napa Library, Napa, California
       2014   Walnut Creek Centennial Show, Bedford Gallery, group show, Walnut Creek, California
                   SKY Show, Bedford Gallery, group show, Walnut Creek, California 
       2013   Humpback Whale Tail, a life-sized wood sculpture, downtown Kaunakakai, Hawai’i
2013   Peaceable Kingdom, Bedford Gallery, group show, Walnut Creek, California
2012   30 Paintings in 30 Days, permanent collection, Feleti Barstow Library, American Samoa
2012   90 paintings in 90 days, The Warehouse Gallery, Kaunakakai, Moloka’i, Hawai’i
       2011   Hot Peppers, Cool Cactus, Casa Parra, La Paz, Mexico
       2010   South Pacific Vistas, Goat Island Restaurant, Utulei, American Samoa
      2009   Saint Damien’s Landscape, Damien Center, Kaunakakai, Hawai’i
                   Light on Kalaupapa, Ho’olehua Airport, Moloka’i, Hawai’i
              Under Sail, St. Lawrence Gallery, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
      2008   Qualities of Devotion, Agape International Spiritual Center, Culver City, California
      2007   Faces of Molokai, Moloka’i Fine Arts Gallery, Kaunakakai, Hawai’i
      2006   Dancing with Fire, Sadie Thompson Inn, Pago Pago, American Samoa
      2004   Annual Island Artist’s Exhibition, National Art Museum, American Samoa 
      2003   Samoan Style, Feleti Barstow Public Library, American Samoa
      2002   Animal Friends, Portraits, Children’s Hospital, Oakland, California
      2001   Jumpstart: Artist’s Association Annual Show, Pago Pago, American Samoa
      1997   Creatures, E. Smock Gallery, San Francisco, California
                  Man’s Best Friend, Equitable Life Building Gallery, San Francisco, California
      1996   Inaugural Group Show, E. Smock Gallery, San Francisco, California
      1994   Dogs and Cars, Bank of America World Headquarters Gallery One, San Francisco, California
      1993   Man’s Best Friend, Shaklee Terraces Gallery, San Francisco, California
                   Dog Portraits, Marraccini & Patterson Architects, San Francisco, California

Corporate Painting Collections, Acrylic on Canvas unless otherwise noted
2023    Lively Architects, Harbin Ice, 5x8’, Napa, California
       2020    Woodstock Healing Arts Center, Lily, 24x24”, Woodstock, New York
       2019    Kaiser Hospitals, Series of children playing, various sizes, Fremont and San Leandro, California
       2018    Pu’u O Hoku Ranch, Halawa Falls, 30x48”, East End Moloka’I, Hawai’i
2017    Molokai Land Trust, Road to Mokio and After the Rain, both 16x20”, Kaunakakai, Hawai’i
2012    Feleti Barstow Public Library, Thirty 10x13” paintings purchased for the permanent collection
                      Acrylic on gesso board, Utulei, American Samoa 
       2010    Fish Story Restaurant, Dinner Out, 48x48”, Napa, California
       2008    Kaiser Hospitals, Series of toys, Ten 16x16” paintings for the children’s wing,
Gilroy and Sunnyvale, California
       2006    Lark Creek Steak, Westfield Centre, San Francisco, California
                     Round Bales, Square Bales, Winter Corn & Summer Wheat, 40x90”,
       2006    Kaiser Hospitals and Clinics, Carey, 44x54”, San Francisco, California
       2005    Yankee Pier, Fresh from Coast to Coast, 6x20 feet
                     San Francisco International Airport, California
2003    Feleti Barstow Public Library, Coconuts and Fales, 48x60”, Utulei, American Samoa
       2000    Marriott Hotels and Restaurants, Winery Vista, 60x84”, Dallas, Texas           
       1995    Kaiser Biomedical Research Laboratories, Deva Berkeley, 44x54”, California
       1995    Kaiser Hospitals and Clinics, Goya, 44x54”, Vallejo, California

Awards & Publications
2013     Scenic American Samoa, Calendar produced by Sadie’s Hotels, American Samoa
         2012     Portrait of Polynesia, Calendar produced by Sadie’s Hotels, American Samoa
         1997     Dog Portraits, Pomegranate Press Calendar, International Distribution
         1997     Fourth Place, Photo Metro Magazine 15th Annual Competition
         1986     Third Place, Photo Metro Magazine 3rd Annual Competition
         1986     Second Place, San Francisco Bay Guardian Annual Competition
         1985     First Place, Oakland Festival at the Lake Competition

Museum Collections
2005    The Sugar Mill Museum, Auntie Ku’ule, 11x14”, oil on board, Kualapu’u, Moloka’i
1996    The Museum of California, Art Department, Oakland, California
                      Five photo prints purchased, 8x10 Ectacolor Prints: Saguaro, Emeryville Mud Flats,
                      Bubblegum Series, Martha’s Flat Collection and Angie

Selected Photography Exhibitions

         1997    Ironworkers on the Edge, San Francisco International Airport, San Francisco, California
                      Photo Metro Magazine Annual Juried Photography Competition,
                      San Francisco, California
         1996     SFO Past & Present, International Terminal, SF International Airport, California
         1995     Photropolis: A Survey of Contemporary Photography, San Diego, California
         1994     Vantage Points, Benicia Arts Center, Benicia, California
         1986     National Aperture ’86, Winston-Salem, North Carolina
         1981     Big Island Artist’s Exhibition, University of Hawai’i, Hilo, Hawai’i