Keith Tallett, b. 1969, Hilo, HI
Sally Lundburg, b. 1971, Garden Grove, CA

EDUCATION

MFA, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA (2001)
BFA, San Francisco Art Institute, San Francisco, CA (2001)
BA, University of Hawaii, HI (1996)
H.S. Diploma, St. Joseph High School, Hilo Hawaii (1987 & 1989)

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS & INSTALLATIONS

2016 The Rat & The Octopus, Schaefer International Gallery, Maui Arts and Cultural Center
2015 Contact, Honolulu Museum of Art School at Linekona, Honolulu, HI
2014 Present Project, Honolulu, HI
2014 Rockaway!, Rockaway Surf Club, Rockaway Beach, NY
2014 Contact, Honolulu Museum of Art School at Linekona, Honolulu, HI
2013 Militia , SPF Projects, Honolulu, HI
2013 Interior, ‘Iolani Gallery – Windward Community College, Kailua, HI
2013 Cycles of Life, The Donkey Mill Art Center, Holualoa, HI
2013 Finding the Forest, The Maui Arts and Cultural Center – Schaefer International Gallery, Maui, HI
2012 Amalgamate, thirtynine hotel & Manifest, Honolulu, HI
2012 Biennial of Hawaii Artists X, The Honolulu Museum of Art, HI
2012 AGGROroadshow, Fishcake, Honolulu, HI
2011 Artist of Hawaii 2011, Honolulu Academy of Art, Honolulu, HI
2011 alterna-APEC, The Arts at Marks Garage, Honolulu, HI
2011 KAGU/AKARI, Fishcake, Honolulu, HI
2011 AGGROculture – Spring Forward, Wailoa Center Gallery, Hilo, HI
2010 AGGROculture, The ARTS at Marks Garage, Honolulu, HI
2010 Epiphytes and Invasives, Ironwood Framing, Kamuela, HI
2010 Recent Work, Kahilu Theater Gallery, Kamuela, HI
2009 Closer to Home, East Hawaii Cultural Center, Hilo HI
2008 Everything vs. Nothing, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York
2008 Five Nutshells in a Dream, Wailoa Center Gallery, Hilo, HI
2004 University of Hawaii at Hilo Alumni Show, Hilo, HI
2003 Surfstyle, 111 Minna Gallery, San Francisco, HI
2003 Blue vs.Blue, Arts at Mark’s Garage, Honolulu, HI
2002 Post-Postcard Show, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
2001 San Francisco Art Institute Auction, SF, CA
2001 Staff Infection, New Nothing Cinema, SF, CA
2000 Fuzzy Logic, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
2000 Surf Trip, Track 16 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
2000 Surf Trip, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, SF, CA
2000 San Francisco Art Institute Auction, SF, CA
2000 My Valentine, The Dentist’s Office, SF, CA
2000 Recent Work, Octavia’s Haze Gallery, SF, CA
2000 DEAR WILLIAM, Quotidian Gallery, SF, CA
2000 Recent Work, Mesh Gallery, Sebastopol, CA
1999 Tender, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA
1999 MFA Exhibition, San Francisco Art Institute, Herbst Pavilion, SF, CA
1998 National Invitational Works on Paper Exhibition, University of Hawaii at Hilo, HI
1995 Mapmaking, Rutger’s University, traveling exhibition, NJ

FILM FESTIVAL SCREENINGS

2012 Chamonix Adventure Festival, Chamonix, France
2011 Honolulu Surf Film Festival -The Doris Duke Theater, Honolulu, HI
2008 San Diego Women’s Film Festival, CA, CA; New York Surf Film Festival, NY
2007 Ocean Film Festival, San Francisco,CA; X-dance Film Festival, Park City, UT; International Surf Film Festival, St. Jean de Luz, France; Montreal International Adventure Film Festival, Montreal, Canada; Surfilm Festibal, San Sebastian, Spain; Maui Film Festival, Hawaii; Input Competition, Berlin, Germany; Scene First Student Film Festival, Wilmington, NC
2006 Mill Valley Film Festival, Mill Valley, CA; Louis Vuitton Hawaii International Film Festival, Honolulu, HI

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Star-Advertiser,Valerie Monson, “A legendary rodent tangles with an octopus in a new Maui art show”, June 27, 2016
Star-Advertiser,David A.M. Goldberg, “Moke Avant-garde”, June 23, 2013
INNOV8 Magazine,Sonny Ganadan, “Tropical Expressionism”, March/April 2013 (vo.23)
Hand/Eye Magazine, Leslie Mehren, “Provocative Hawaiian”, May 3, 2012
Honolulu Weekly, Ragnar Carlson, A Small Exhibitions of Big Local Works”, May 9, 2012
Star-Advertiser,David A.M. Goldberg, Exhibit challenges thought, perception, April 15, 2012
Biennial of Hawaii Artists X Catalog, Honolulu Museum of Art, David A.M. Goldberg, “Six Artists Pursue the Art of RE-cognition in the Deserts of the Real”, 2012
FLUX Magazine, Jared Yamanuha, “Homegrown Contemporary”, Taboo issue, Fall, 2011
Star-Advertiser, David A.M. Goldberg, “No Rainbows, no problem”, July 3, 2011
Ke Ola Magazine, Hadley Catalano, “Crafting Papahe’enalu – From Tree to Sea: Wooden Surfboard Shapers”,
Nov/Dec, 2011
Star-Advertiser, David A.M. Goldberg, “APECalypse Now?”, November 20, 2011
Big Island Weekly, Hadley Catalano, “Gallery exhibit proves what’s old is new again”, October 25, 2011
HI Art Magazine, Scott Yoell, “HI Art- Punch Flow”, Spring 2011

AWARDS, HONORS, & RESIDENCIES

  • Artist-in-Residence, Present Project, Honolulu, Hawaii (2014)
  • Joan Mitchell Foundation Sculptor and Painter Grant (2013)
  • Ellen Choy Craig Award – Honolulu Museum of Art Biennial of Hawai`i Artists X (2012)
  • Cultural Apprenticeship Grant, Folk Art Program – Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts (2012)
  • Artist-in-Residence, University of Hawaii Art Department, Hilo, Hawaii (2011)
  • Jean Charlot Foundation Award for Excellence – Honolulu Museum of Art (2011)
  • Winner: le Prix de l’Aileron du Meilleur Film de Surf 2007 – International Surf Film Festival du St. Jean de Luz (2007)
  • Winner: Caracola de Bronce (Jury Selection Award); Premio Alma (Best Script Award);Premio Academia Olimpica Espanola (Special Spanish Olympic Committee Award). 2007 Santander Sports Film Festival, Cantabria, Spain (2007)
  • Winner: Best Surf Bio Pic, 2006 Santa Cruz International Film Festival (2007)
  • Winner: Audience Choice Award Ocean Film Festival, San Francisco, CA (2007)
  • Nominated: Best Biography; Best Cinematography; Best Original Score. X-Dance, Park City, Utah (2007)
  • Nominated to represent the United States at the International Input Competition in Berlin, Germany, Input (2007)
  • Awarded the First Annual Bay Area Women In Film and Television/General Motors Distribution/Marketing/Festival Travel Grant – for One Winter Story.(2007)
  • Selected to participate in guest filmmaker panel, and screen film at Opening Night Party- 2007 Scene First Student Film Festival, Wilmington, North Carolina (2007)
  • Selected as part of state-wide traveling show of selected films – 2006 Louis Vuitton Hawaii International Film Festival (2006)

RELEVANT PUBLIC SERVICE AND ACTIVITIES

Juror, 5th Schaefer Portrait Challenge, Schaefer International Gallery, Maui Arts & Cultural Center, Kahului, HI (2015)
Panelist & Task Force volunteer, Artists in the Schools Grants Program, Hawaii State Foundation on Culture and the Arts, Honolulu, HI (2014)
Curators, Current REvisions, (curated by AGGROculture Collective), Kahilu Theatre Gallery, Kamuela, HI (2011)

PROJECT COLLABORATIONS

Artists, Sally Lundburg & Keith Tallett, collaborative art studio, Paauilo, Hawaii (2003-ongoing)
Co-Founders, Mahi’ai Creative, graphic design & video production studio, Paauilo, Hawaii (2006-ongoing)
Co-Founders, AGGROculture, art collective with artists Margo Ray & Scott Yoell, Big Island, Hawaii (2010-ongoing)
Caretakers, Keolamauloa, farmstay rental and family homestead, Paauilo, Hawaii (2003-ongoing)