Peri Pfenninger

Freelance Artist & Mural Painter

Location:Bridgeport, Connecticut, United States
2 Skills
Susan Pfenninger

Western Connecticut State University , Danbury, CT. 2015
MFA in Painting

New York Institute of Technology, Old Westbury, NY. 1989
BFA in Fine Arts
Deans List 5 years


Blackburn Studio, Hunters' Point, San Francisco, CA. 2007-2010
The Crucible school, San Francisco, CA. 2005-2007
The Art Students League, New York, New York 1990

Nu Ypsilon Honor Society 1989


WCSU, Danbury, CT., Painting II & III 2014
Assistant Teacher

WCSU, Danbury, CT., Drawing II 2013
Assistant Teacher

Acalanes Adult Education, Walnut Creek, CA. 2012
Adult Education Art Teacher 2012

Hilldale School, Daly City, CA. 2010-12
Art Teacher K-8

Napa Unified School District, On the Move, Napa, CA. 2008-11
Art Teacher, K-6

Troy Elementary School, Troy, New York. 1990-1991
Art Educator K-5

Single subject state credential Art, K-12 1989

Scholarship recipient W.B. Connor Trust 2014-2015

NuYpsilon Honor Society 1989

Anon Gallery, San Francisco, CA 2009
Black Rock Arts Foundation, San Francisco, CA. 2001
Grant Recipient, ‘The Arena’ One woman installation
Arts Foundation, San Francisco, CA
Black Rock Arts Foundation, San Francisco, CA
Installation, ‘The Wheel Of Time’ 1999


WCSU Visual & Performing Arts Center, Thesis Exhibition 2015

WCSU, Danbury, CT, 100th show, oil painting 2015

2014 Milford Arts Council, Milford, Connecticut, 'Trees'
2012 Nimby Art Gallery, Oakland, CA
2012 'Lovevolution' traveling art gallery, San Francisco to North Carolina
2012 'Transformus Art Festival', Asheville, N.C.
2011 'Linked by Pink', Novato, CA
2011 Harmony Festival, Santa Rosa, CA
2010 'Artists for Awareness Goes Red', Novato, CA
2010 Northbay Artworks Gallery, Novato, CA
2010 Golden Omelette House, Novato, CA
2010 Room Gallery, San Rafael, CA
2008 Northbay Artworks Gallery, Novato, CA
2007 Third Street Grill, San Francisco, CA
2006 Napa Valley Open Studios, Napa, CA
2006 Anon Salon Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2005 Health and Harmony Festival, Santa Rosa, CA

Selected Juried Shows

2011 'Sea of Dreams', Concourse Design Center, San Francisco, CA
2009 Marin Arts Council Gallery, San Rafael, CA
2007 St. Supery Vineyards Gallery, St. Helena, CA
2006 'Artsfest', San Francisco, Ca
2006 Napa Valley Museum, Yountville, CA
2005 Napa Valley Symphony League, Napa, CA
2004 Soma Arts, San Francisco, CA
2003 Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, CA
2003 Maritime Hall, San Francisco, CA
1999 Humboldt Arts Council, Eureka, CA

Selected Murals

2014 Private Villa Estate, Coombsville, Napa, CA
2012 Le Melange Salon, Napa, CA
2011 Novato Fire Department, Lobby. Novato, Ca.
2010 Mill Works, Whole Foods exterior, Novato, Ca. 700 sq. feet
1999 Ahnfeldt Vineyards, private estate, St. Helena, CA
2008 Candlelight Inn, Napa, CA.
2007 Le Petit Inn, Yountville, Ca. 5 frescoes
2007 Michael Holmes Designs, Napa, CA
2006 Abbey Tile Interior showroom, Napa, CA
2005 Pere Jeanty Restaurant, Yountville, CA
2004 Bostwick & Associates, San Jose, CA
2003 Signarello Vineyards, Yountville, Ca
2000 Gingerbread Mansion bed & breakfast, Fernadale, CA

Related Work

2015 WCSU Visual & Performing Arts Center, Danbury CT., Assistant curator
2015 Longwharf Theatre, New Haven, CT. assistant scenic designer
2013 WCSU Higgins Art Gallery, Danbury, CT. Curator Assistant
2007 Abstract Nine Galleries, Novato, CA, Curator Assistant

Art Affiliations
2015 Westport Arts Center, Westport, CT.
2013 New Haven Arts Council, New Haven, CT


2009 Proclamation Award, Novato, CA. Public Works contribution
2001 Black Rock Foundation, San Francisco, CA. Award Recipient
1999 Ink People Center for the Arts, Eureka, CA. Honorable mention


2012 'Lovevolution' video tour, Mobile mural, San Francisco, CA.
2007 Napa Valley Museum, 2007 June issue
2007 Napa Valley Marketplace magazine, 2007 October cover story
2002 'Confessions of a Burning Man', Installation, San Francisco, CA.
1998 San Francisco Chronicle, San Francisco, CA. Nov. 1998
1998 KHSU radio interview, ‘A Womans Inner Journey’, Eureka, CA
1996 Woman's Day Magazine, Spring 1996 issue

Volunteer Projects

2014 Bridgeport Homeless Shelter, mural for lobby, volunteer
2009-12 Anon Galleries, volunteer
1999-04 Black Rock arts foundation, volunteer
Skills (2) Rating
Mural Painting