Projects On View

Dancers (Red & White):

Mercedes House
Manhattan, NY
Installed 2012
On view daily
Located in the North Lobby

Floating World:

Mercedes House
Manhattan, NY
Installed 2011
On view daily
Located in the South Lobby

Active Ecosystem (SMF):

Sacramento International Airport, Sacramento, CA
Installed 2011
On view daily
Located in Central Terminal B, Ticketing Hall

Shifting Time — San Jose:

The Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport, San Jose, CA
Installed 2010
On view daily, 10am - 11pm
Located in Terminal B, Ground Floor (near the Information Center, between Ticketing and Baggage Claim)

Aurora Organ:

The Shops at West End, St. Louis Park, MN
Installed 2009
On view daily during retail hours
Located in the Showplace Theater Lobby

Word Play:

The Fontana Children's Library, Fontana, CA
Installed 2008
Mon - Thur: 10am - 9pm, Fri/Sat: 10am - 6pm, Sun: 12pm - 5pm


The Pittsburgh Children's Museum
Installed 2004
Mon - Sat: 10am - 5pm, Sun: 12pm - 5pm

Arc Tangent:

The Pittsburgh Children's Museum
Installed 2004
Mon - Sat: 10am - 5pm, Sun: 12pm - 5pm

Text Rain:

21c Museum Hotel, Louisville, KY
Installed 2000
On view daily 7am - 1am

The Pittsburgh Children's Museum
Installed 2004

News & Events

June 22, 2015 – July 3, 2015

Artist Residency at Pilchuck Glass School

Camille has been selected to serve as an Artist in Residence at Pilchuck Glass School in Stanwood, Washington this summer. From May through September every year, Pilchuck's program offers a series of courses as well as residencies for established artists in all media. Camille will reside for the third summer session alongside Irish musician Liam [...]

January 20, 2015 – April 17, 2015

Momentum: Women/Art/Technology at Rutgers University

Momentum: Women/Art/Technology features two exhibitions at the Rutgers University-New Brunswick campus. Camille will be participating in a group exhibition alongside Emilia Forstreuter, Jennifer Hall, Claudia Hart, Yael Kanarek, Jeannette Louie, Ranu Mukherjee, Mary Bates Neubauer, Marie Sivak, Adrianne Wortzel, and Janet Zweig, on view in Mary H. Women Artist Series Galleries. The 2015 Momentum: Women/Art/Technology exhibitions [...]

September 13, 2014 – September 21, 2014

Dances of the Sacred and Profane at the Cowell Theater

For Camille's debut creating interactive visuals for live performance, she teams up with choreographer Mark Foeringer, physicist David Glowacki, and sound designer Michael St. Clair to create Dances of the Sacred and Profane which premieres this September in San Francisco at the Cowell Theater in Fort Mason. This innovative performance, developed around a Claude Debussy score, [...]

June 26, 2014 – June 28, 2014

Americans for the Arts, Leadership Roundtable, The Arts + Technology Discussion Panel

Camille will be participating in the Americans for the Arts Leadership Roundtable taking place in Sun Valley, Idaho from June 26th-28th. She will be serving as a discussion panelist for Artists + Technology: Materials at Hand. The Arts Leadership Roundtable will bring together 30 artists, philanthropists, and corporate leaders in a proactive dialogue to explore how the arts [...]

May 16, 2014 11:30 am

ArtMarket San Francisco, Body of Work: Women Artists talk tech Panel Discussion

Camille will be a panelist for Body of Work: Artists talk tech, presented by ZERO1. The discussion will take place at ArtMarket San Francisco held at Fort Mason's Festival Pavilion May 15-18th. Join us for a multi-generational discussion featuring Camille as well as artists Paula Levine, Ranu Mukherjee, and Jenny Odell. This panel is moderated by [...]

February 25, 2014 6:45 pm – 8:45 pm

LASER Talk at UC Santa Cruz

LASER (Leonardo Art/ Science Evening Rendezvous)  Exploring the Frontiers of Knowledge and Imagination Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 6:45pm Presented by: Institute of the Arts and Sciences The Institute of the Arts and Sciences presents Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous:Exploring the Frontiers of Knowledge and Imagination, Fostering Interdisciplinary Networking More information can be found here. Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous (LASERS) are a [...]

March 5, 2014 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Four by Four Lecture Series: Art + Design x Science at CCA

Camille will be participating in the Four by Four Lecture Series at California College of the Arts on March 5. The Lecture will take place in Nahl Hall, which is located at 5212 Broadway (at College Avenue), Oakland, CA. For more information check out the event page on CCA's website.

November 15, 2013 – November 16, 2013

Camille to Speak at INST-INT at the Walker Art Center

Camille is excited to  participation in  INST-INT, a gathering  focused on sharing insights and experiences from the field of interactive installation. Camille will be part of a panel discussion and lead a session entitled "Backup Plan." Great ideas and technology create ever-new opportunities to bring projects to life everywhere and anywhere imaginable. Along with this opportunity [...]

November 21, 2013 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm

New work on display at The Headland’s First Look

As part of the The Headlands Center for the Arts event, First Look, Camille will present three new screen based works that incorporate custom glass. First Look is an art-filled evening of cocktails, food, entertainment, and community celebrating Headlands Artists and announcing our 2014 Artist in Residence Awardees. Performances and installations by Headlands Alumni, including Cloud [...]

September 28, 2013 – December 20, 2013

Patent Pending at the ZERO1 Garage

Camille Utterback and Romy Achituv's installation, Text Rain, is included in ZERO1's fall exhibition, Patent Pending. Patent Pending, is a group exhibition that uses patents as a starting point to investigate the relationship between artists, ownership, and invention. Patent Pending features artworks by contemporary artists that have either resulted from, or led to, a patent that the artist has either received [...]

June 30, 2013 – November 17, 2013

Camille to participate in The 2013 California-Pacific Triennial

Formerly known as the California Biennial, OCMA has re-envisioned this important survey of contemporary California art and will re-launch it as the California-Pacific Triennial in 2013 with participating artists representing a cross-section of countries from throughout the Pacific rim. California’s geographical position on the Pacific Ocean has enriched its cultural prominence. The demographics of the [...]

February 21, 2013 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Emerging Practices in Design Lecture Series at Stanford

Camille will be presenting a lecture entitled A Matter Of Time, as part of Stanford's Department of Art & Art History's Emerging Practices in Design Lecture Series. The talk will take place on February 21, 2013 in the Cummings Art Building. For more information please visit the Department of Art & Art History's website.  

February 1, 2013 – May 19, 2013

Tracing Time/Marking Movement at the Frist Center for Visual Arts

Camille is very excited to announce her solo exhibition, Tracing Time/Marking Movement at the Frist Center for the Visual Arts in Nashville, TN. The exhibition includes four interactive digital installations —Text Rain, Liquid Time – Tokyo, Untitled 5, and Untitled 6; a six-screen dynamic animation Floating World; and two new pieces incorporating hand painted glass and [...]

January 18, 2013 – March 23, 2013

Poetics of Construction at Haines Gallery

Camille’s installation Untitled 5, is included in Haines Gallery’s exhibition, Poetics of Construction. The group show features Ai Weiwei, Pierre Cordier, Monir Farmanfarmaian, Buckminster Fuller, Andy Goldsworthy, Patsy Krebs, David Nash, Yoshitomo Saito, Leslie Show and Camille Utterback. The exhibition coincides with the announcement of Camille's representation by Haines Gallery in San Francisco. From the Press Release: Our intervention with the world is invariably [...]

June 23, 2012 – September 23, 2012

On the Edge 2012 features Text Rain in Norwegian Lighthouse

This summer Camille Utterback and Romy Achituv’s classic Text Rain installation (1999) will be on view in the Obrestad Lighthouse in Norway as part of On the Edge 2012: Light, Sound, Life. The program will take place in the 7 following lighthouses: Eigerøy, Kvassheim, Obrestad, Feistein, Tungenes, Kvitsøy and Utsira. Lighthouses have had a vital importance [...]

March 1, 2012

Camille to participate in FOR-SITE’s International Orange

Camille is thrilled to be part of FOR-SITE’s upcoming project, International Orange. In one of the signature events celebrating the 75th anniversary of the Golden Gate Bridge in 2012, fifteen leading artists from the Bay Area and around the world will create on-site installations responding to the bridge as an icon, historic structure, and conceptual inspiration. [...]

February 16, 2012 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm

Mohr Visiting Artist Talk at Stanford

The Department of Art & Art History is pleased to host San Francisco-based artist Camille Utterback as the first Mohr Visiting Artist at Stanford. Her residency is part of the new Mohr Visiting Artist Program, administered by the Stanford Institute for Creativity and the Arts (SiCa), which brings acclaimed and emerging artists to campus for [...]

October 2, 2011 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm

‘Active Ecosystem (SMF)’ at the Sacramento International Airport

Camille’s latest permanent public artwork - Active Ecosystem (SMF) opens to the public on October 6, along with the new airport terminal. Commissioned by the Sacramento International Airport, this piece marks the first collaborative artwork between Camille Utterback and Michelle Higa. The artists worked with an incredible team including Barry Threw, Masako Miyazaki, Meghan Jean Kinder, [...]