Irene Pijoan

Visual Artist 1953 - 2004

Irene Pijoan was born in Switzerland and received an MFA from the University of California, Davis. The recipient of a National Endowment for the Arts grant, a SECCA VII Fellowship, and an Art Matters grant, she was awarded residencies at the Roswell Museum, New Mexico; Djerassi Foundation; and the University of Georgia. Her work has been exhibited at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York; the Corcoran Museum, Washington, DC; the University of Art Museum, Berkeley; the Oakland Museum; Leo Castelli Gallery, New York; San Francisco Art Space; Palais des Congres, Montreux; and Raab Galerie, Berlin. Her estate is represented by the Rena Bransten Gallery in San Francisco.