naomi murakami


2018 “recovart” Finley Community Center, Santa Rosa, CA
2018 “Healing by Art; Landscape and memories” Chroma Gallery, Santa Rosa, CA
2014  “Collected” Alumni Exhibition, San Francisco Art Institute
2014 ”Think Loud” solo show, Santa Rosa City Hall Council Chambers, Santa Rosa, CA
2013 ”Margin to Mainstream” group show, Sonoma County Museum, Santa Rosa, CA
2013 ”In the Rough” group show, AWOL Gallery, Petaluma, CA
2012  “Culture Shock” group show, Gallery Sea and Heaven, Santa Rosa, CA
2012  “She Eats Cheetos with Chopsticks” solo show,  Risk Press Gallery, Sebastopol CA
2010  The ”!” show, two person show, Sebastopol Library, Sebastopol CA
2010  “Smell of Color” solo show, Journey Center, Santa Rosa, CA
2009  “Biennial” juried show, Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma CA
2006 “Cultural Arts Exchange, the Global Experience” group show, SSU, Rohnert Park, CA
2005  “Biennial” juried show,  Sonoma Valley Museum of Art, Sonoma CA
2004  “Word Up” juried show,  A Street Gallery,  Santa Rosa, CA
2004  “National Arts Program City of Santa Rosa” city sponsored group show, Santa Rosa, CA
1998 “In Preparation” Lieu-Place gallery, solo show, Ginza, Tokyo, Japan
1990  “Naomi & Cathy” two person show, Diego Rivera Gallery, San Francisco Art Institute


Press Democrat 2018: “Santa Rosa exhibit highlights artistry of adults with mental health challenges”
Press Democrat 2014: “Art of homeless, mentally ill on exhibition at Finley Center in Santa Rosa”
Bohemian 2012: “naomism”


Certificate of Recognition by California State Legislature, 2010
“Recovery Through the Arts”, NAMI Champion award, 2010
Honorable mention, “Word Up”, juried show, A Street Gallery, 2004
First place, professional level, “National Arts Program City of Santa Rosa”, 2004


Santa Rosa Junior College, Doyle Collection, 2012, “Smell of Color”, Santa Rosa, CA
Private Mural Commission, 1998 Tokyo, Japan



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