Hélène Paulette Côté

Hélène studied Arts Plastiques at Dawson College in Montréal and went on to become an artist member in the Toronto Open Studios, Atelier ADAC in Paris, KALA Art Institute in Berkeley and a founding member of the Manhattan Graphics Center. She's currently a board member of the Berkeley Art Center and former VP/Acting President of the California Society of Printmakers. Coté is also recipient of a public art commission by the Earth Island Berkeley Utility Box Project and several art installations in commercial establishments in Montréal. Her work is in various  public and private venues, including the American Embassy in Romania.
 

Hélène currently has her studio in West Oakland and is represented by the KALA Gallery. She is also a graphic designer with the Morphist agency, focused primarily on music-related projects.

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018 - CSP ClimART Show, Cannery Galleries, San Francisco, CA
          - CSP Member Show, Bridge Art Space, Richmond, CA
          - BAC Member Show, Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
          - KALA Member Show, Kala Gallery, Berkeley, CA
2017 - Abstract, Marin MOCA, Novato, CA
          - “COLLECT! BAC-Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA
          - Member Show, Piedmont Center for the Arts , Piedmont, CA
2016 - Ruby’s Café & Gallery Emeryville, CA 

          - Berkeley City Civic Center, Berkeley, CA

          - “COLLECT! BAC-Berkeley Art Center, Berkeley, CA

2015 - Sweeties Art Bar, San Francisco, CA

2013 - KALA Gallery, Berkeley CA
2012 - KALA Gallery, Berkeley CA

2011 - “ARTmospheric Park Pigments”, Malonga Center Gallery, Oakland, CA
          - East Bay Open Studios, Oakland, CA

          - “On View” KALA Gallery, Berkeley, CA

2010 - “Fresh Works” KALA Gallery, Berkeley, CA
          - Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA

2009 - KALA Gallery, Berkeley CA

2006 - DDB, Los Angeles, CA

2001 - 832 Exposition Gallery, Dallas, TX

1998 - Manhattan Graphics Center, NYC, NY
1997 - Manhattan Graphics Center, NYC, NY
1996  - Manhattan Graphics Center, NYC, NY

1995 - “Portraits in Words & Pictures”, Harper Collins Gallery

          - “Larger Than Actual Size”

          - Cava 555, San Francisco, CA

1994 - Green Chair Gallery, San Anselmo, CA
1993 - Green Chair Gallery, San Anselmo, CA
1992  - Green Chair Gallery, San Anselmo, CA

1993 - “Dix Ans” L’écart, Lieu d’Art Actuel, Ruuyn-Noranda, Qc

1992 - KALA Studios, Berkeley, CA

          - San Anselmo Art & Wine Festival, San Anselmo, CA

1991 - Emeryville Art Exhibition, Emeryville, CA

          - “100% KALA”

          - KALA Studios, Berkeley, CA

1990 - Le Bar L’Oeuf, Montréal, Qc

          - Facets of Creativity Gallery, NYC, NY
          - Silvermine Guild Arts Center, New Canaan, CT

1989 - “SOHO Print Show” Ward-Nasse Gallery, NYC, NY
1988 - “Made for Chicago” Miriam Perlman Gallery, Chicago, IL
          - Total Art Gallery, Toronto, Ont  

          - “Small Works Show” Del Bello Gallery, Toronto, Ont.

1987 - “Prints with a Point”, Hard Times Gallery, London, UK.

          - “Miniature Print Show”, Jewel Speigel Gallery, NYC, NY

          - “On Broadway Portfolio”, Sylvan Cole Gallery, NY

1986 - Ward-Nasse Gallery, NYC, NY

          - “Statue of Liberty Show”, John Szoke Gallery, NYC, NY
          - Three Rivers Arts Festival, Pittsburg, PA
          - ART Quest ‘86,  Los Angeles, CA

          - Print Club of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

          - Images Art Gallery, NYC, NY
          - N. Carolina Print & Drawing Society, Charlotte, NC

          - Public Image Gallery, NYC, NY
          - Print council of New Jersey, Branchburg, NJ

1985 - City Without Walls Gallery, New Jersey, NY
          - Pratt Manhattan Gallery, NYC, NY

          - Zone Gallery, NYC, NY

1984 - Salon D’Automne, Paris, France

1980 - “10 Year Anniversary,” Open Studio, Toronto, Ont.

 

CURATOR
1986 - “A Printmaker’s Point of View,” Public Image Gallery, NYC, NY

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PUBLIC ART

2014 - Earth Island Institute Wrap Project for an Electric Utility Box wrap, Berkeley, CA
1988 - Mural Installation at Café L'Oeuf, Montréal Qc.
1986 - Permanent Art installation at Le Swimming, Montréal Qc

EDUCATION

Dawson College, Montréal, Qc

- Diploma in Arts Plastiques and Graphic Design
 

ASSOCIATIONS
California Society of Printmakers
Berkeley Art Center
KALA Art Institute
Visual Media Association

 
Skills

Adobe Creative Cloud Suite:
PowerPoint

Languages

French
English