Projects On View

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, 4pm - 10:30pm
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

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

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 Fox. The artists worked with an incredible team including Barry Threw, Masako Miyazaki, Meghan Jean [...]

October 29, 2011 – March 4, 2012

Seeing/Knowing at the Graham Gund Gallery

Camille’s work Untitled 5, will be exhibited in the inaugural exhibition, Seeing/Knowing, at the new Graham Gund Gallery at Kenyon College in Ohio. The exhibit runs from October 29, 2011 to March 5, 2012. Seeing/Knowing features 15 internationally renowned award-winning artists working at the intersection of information and image exchange. Their provocative works vary from formal [...]

July 28, 2011

Public Art Review Feature

Camille’s piece, Shifting Time – San Jose, in the  Norman Y. Mineta International Airport was featured in the latest issue of Public Art Review. View a PDF of article, “Beta Test: Innovation in administration at San Jose, Camifornia’s Norman Y. Mineta Airport” by Helen Lessick here.

May 14, 2011 1:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Seven on Seven at the New Museum

View videos of Seven on Seven here. View in-progress photos here. View video interviews here. Press for Seven on Seven: The Economist ARTINFO The Art Newspaper Camille is excited to be participating in this years Seven on Seven. Organized by Rhizome and presented by AOL, Seven on Seven will pair seven leading artists with seven game-changing technologists in teams of two, and challenge [...]

March 29, 2011 9:00 am – 5:30 pm

Lehigh University: Academic Symposium

Camille was honored to participate in the 2011 Academic Symposium at Lehigh University. The biennual Academic Symposium brings new ideas to campus while celebrating the work of the campus community, especially the work of the students. Lehigh invites presenters having a wide range of backgrounds and concentrations who can enlighten and inspire others, through whom scholars in [...]

November 23, 2010

Shifting Time – San Jose in The Silicon Valley Wire

Camille's new public art work, Shifting Time - San Jose, is featured in The Silicon Valley Wire's most recent Newsletter. Continue reading

November 8, 2010

Interview on Bad at Sports

While Camille was in Chicago for her SAIC Visiting Artist's lecture, she was interviewed by Bad at Sports broadcaster, Duncan MacKenzie. Continue reading

November 4, 2010

“Camille Utterback and the Technology of Interactive Art” on The Huffington Post

Camille Utterback and her work was written about by Edward Lee, in HuffPost's arts section after he heard her talk at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Continue reading

October 25, 2010

School of the Art Institute of Chicago Visiting Artist Lecture

Camille is honored to be part of this years SAIC Visiting Artists Program. Her lecture will take place on Monday, October 25, 6:00 p.m. in the SAIC Columbus Auditorium, 280 S. Columbus Drive. Find out more about her lecture and the rest of the series here.