Bob Porter

Patricia Porter


Abstract Fabric Art

Born and raised in California. Graduated from California State University, Northridge. BA, Graphic Design.

Principal, PatGraphics Design. Principal & Senior Designer, Brady & Reed Advertising. Principal & Design Director, Porter & Reed Advertising.

Member: SAQA (Studio Art Quilt Associates) and SAQA Exhibition Committee.

SAQA Exhibition Co-Curator, “On the Fringe,” Texas Quilt Museum, 2016, Harrington Gallery, Pleasanton, CA, 2017.

Catalog Designer for "Strata", "On the Fringe", and "Local Color".

Creating textile art full time since 2005.

Juried Shows

"Local Color" SAQA, Slater Museum, Norwich, CT, June 11-August 4, 2017, Gallery at 48 Natoma, Folsom, CA, Jan 25 - March 8, 2018

"Untethered Thread" SAQA, June 1-24, 2017, Poway, CA, Center for the Performing Arts

“Strata” SAQA, Harrington Gallery, Pleasanton, CA, 2015. Metro Gallery, Reno, NV, 2016. Pence Gallery, Davis, CA, June-August, 2017

"4th Annual Textile Exhibit" Olive Hyde Gallery, Fremont, CA, October-November, 2016

“That’s a Quilt?” SAQA, San Francisco Quilt Guild, March, 2015

“Northern California Inspirations” SAQA, San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles, 2014

Grand Central Terminal Centennial Challenge, The New York Transit Museum Gallery, New York City, 2014

WWII Home Front Challenge, Richmond Museum of History, Richmond, CA, 2014-2016

Born and raised in California. Attended UCLA. Graduated from Art Center College of Design. BA, Advertising Design.

Advertising agency writer, art director, creative director. At Carson/Roberts (Ogilvy & Mather), McCann-Erickson, GBF Ayer, among others. Principal & Creative Director, Porter & Reed Advertising.

Member: California Art Club, San Francisco Chapter.

Painting full time since 2005.

Juried Shows

"Terrain 2017" Studio Gallery, San Francisco

"Delicious" Studio Gallery, San Francisco, 2016

"Terrain 2016" Studio Gallery, San Francisco

“Beauty of the Seasons” California Art Club, Pence Gallery, Davis, 2015

“Quintessential California” California Art Club, Santa Paula Art Museum, 2014

“Summer Dreams” California Art Club, Altadena Town & Country Club, 2014

“Waterfront” and “City Streets” Studio Gallery, San Francisco, 2013

“Body of Work” California Art Club, Studio Gallery, San Francisco, 2013