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artist , educator

Sandra Ortiz Taylor, American artist, educator. Recipient jurors award California Museum Art, 1992; scholar Anderson Ranch Art Center, Snow Mass, Colorado, 1991.


Taylor, Sandra Ortiz was born on April 27, 1936 in Los Angeles, California, United States. Daughter of John Santry and Juanita Loretta (Shrode) Taylor.


Bachelor in Art, University of California at Los Angeles, 1958. Master of Arts in Art, State University Iowa, 1962.


Instructor art, State University Iowa, Iowa City, 1961-1962;instructor art, Indian Valley Colls, Marin County, California, 1973-1974;instructor art, San Francisco Community College, since 1966. Seminar guest speaker National Book Conference, 1991. Chair all-media national exhibit Fine Arts Gallery Broward Community College, Davie, Florida, 1994, Humanities ArtGallery Palm Beach Community College.


  • Other Work

    • Exhibited in group shows California Museum Art, Santa Rosa, 1991-1995, Falkirk Center, San Rafael, California, 1992, 93, Gallery Route One, Point Reyes Station, California, 1993, San Jose (California) Institute Contemporary Art, 1993-1994, San Francisco Airport Committee & Corporation of Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, 1994, Women Artists Gallery, San Francisco, 1994, ACCI Gallery, Berkeley, California, 1995-1996, Moreau Galleries, St. Mary's College, Notre Dame, Indiana, 1995, Bedford Gallery, Walnut Creek, California, 1996, San Francisco Open Studios, 1996, University Hawaii, Manoa, Austin Museum Art, Texas, San Mateo County Arts Council, Belmont, California, San Jose Contemporary Art & Performance Gallery. Commissioned for graduate program Chicano and Latino studies University California, Irvine, 1992. Work reviewed in various publications.


John Santry Taylor

Juanita Loretta (Shrode) Taylor