Pasha Turley

Pasha  Turley
Media : mixed media, photography, printmaking, and assemblage
SDMAAG Member : Artist Member
SDMAAG Member Since : 2013
Artist's Resume :

Artist's Bio

Artist’s Bio G. Pasha Turley earned her BA from the University of California, Santa Barbara and her Masters in Art from San Diego State University. After 28 years of full time teaching she was awarded professor emeritus standing from Southwestern College where she taught art, photography, and served as gallery director. Currently she is an adjunct artist-teacher for Master of Fine Arts students enrolled in Vermont College. Her award winning artwork has been exhibited in over 150 exhibitions and appears in textbook, magazines, and journals. Pasha is the recipient of numerous grants including a California Art council grant, Fulbright-Hays Grant, and a San Diego Foundation Grant. She has been listed in the World Who's Who of Women and Who's Who Among America's Teachers as well as the Cambridge Who’s Who. Often, she serves as a juror for exhibitions and has acted as an art consultant. Besides making art, her other passions are travel and sailing. She has owned three sailboats and has raced and cruised locally and in Hawaii, Mexico, and the Caribbean. She trekked in Nepal, Brazil, Peru, and backpacked though out South America and has lived in Mexico, Japan, and Europe. Pasha is known as being an adventurer in both her art and in her life. *Exhibitions for this 2013 include the following: 2012-13 Juried Exhibit, Women’s Museum of California Jurors: Liu Husai and Robert Pincus 2013 Gallery 21, Digital Art Guild, Balboa Park, San Diego, CA. 2013 50th. Annual Religious Festival, St. Marks United Methodist Church, San Diego, CA. 2013 San Diego Mesa College Art gallery, Feminist image Group, San Diego, CA.