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Nan Peletz
San Francisco, CA

About the Artist

For many years Nan Peletz was the head of an architectural practice. During that time, she designed the headquarters for the W. M. Keck 10M telescope observatory which was a collaboration between Cal Tech & UC Berkeley. She also designed many residences, and the Ronald McDonald House at Stanford University. The last building Peletz designed was a painting studio for herself; where she practiced while earning a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting from the California College of the Arts. Peletz participated in a group show at the American Academy in Rome, where she was a visiting artist. S…

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About the Artist

For many years Nan Peletz was the head of an architectural practice. During that time, she designed the headquarters for the W. M. Keck 10M telescope observatory which was a collaboration between Cal Tech & UC Berkeley. She also designed many residences, and the Ronald McDonald House at Stanford University. The last building Peletz designed was a painting studio for herself; where she practiced while earning a Master of Fine Arts degree in painting from the California College of the Arts. Peletz participated in a group show at the American Academy in Rome, where she was a visiting artist. She has had solo shows at the California Supreme Court, and the George Lawson Gallery. She is also founder of the FAIR START Biennial Art Exhibition in San Francisco, CA.

Artist’s Work

Blue circle 2
Nan peletz

Blue Circle

By Nan Peletz

Thank you note
Nan peletz

Thank You Note

By Nan Peletz

Breath 2
Nan peletz

Breath

By Nan Peletz

Our town
Nan peletz

Our Town

By Nan Peletz

Selected Exhibitions

  • FAIR START Biennial
    San Francisco, CA, 2017
  • California College of the Arts
    San Francisco, CA, 2013
  • George Lawson Gallery
    San Francisco, CA, 2008
  • California Supreme Court
    San Francisco, CA, 2007
  • American Academy, Rome
    Rome, Italy, 2002

Education

  • California College of the Arts, Masters of Fine Arts (Painting)
    San Francisco, CA,2013 
  • UC Berkeley, Masters of Architecture
    Berkeley, CA,1974 
  • UC Berkeley, CA, Bachelors of Arts (Architecture)
    Berkeley, CA,1971