EDUCATION:

   
Berkeley City College ongoing studies in Multimedia  
San Francisco Art Institute MFA Art-Photography 1992
San Francisco State University MA Art-Printmaking 1975
University of California at Berkeley MA Art-Painting/Sculpture 1972
University of California at Berkeley BA Art 1970

SELECTED AWARDS:

   
AXIS Gallery’s Third Annual Juried Exhibition Juror Award 2008
Fulbright Grant, Photography and Writing in Italy 1980-81
Ms Magazine National Photo Contest First Prize 1972

SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS:

   
Vallejo Naval and Historical Museum Mare Island in Transition 2009
UC Art Museum, Berkeley CA Carol Tranter-Recent Works* 1975

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

  2001-09
Vallejo Naval and Historic Museum Vallejo CA  
Addison Street Windows Berkeley CA  
Alameda Museum Alameda CA  
Gualala Arts, Burnett Gallery Gualala CA  
Shotwell Gallery San Francisco CA  
PROARTS Gallery Oakland CA  
AXIS Gallery, Annual National Juried Exhibition Sacramento CA  
Sonoma Valley Museum of Art Sonoma CA  
Fetterly Gallery, Vallejo Community Arts Foundation Vallejo CA  
Miro Gallery Taos NM  
Sea Ranch Lodge Sea Ranch CA  
Off the Preserve Napa CA  
The de Young Museum San Francisco CA  
Yerba Buena Arts Center San Francisco CA  
San Francisco Public Library San Francisco CA  
Diego Rivera Gallery, SF Art Institute San Francisco CA  

SELECTED BIBLIOGRAPHY

(VTH=Vallejo Times Herald):  
VTH, Pearl captures Mare Island history Richard Freedman 9/9/2009
VTH, Where art, architecture meet Richard Freedman 9/12/2008
VTH, Pearl’s wisdom on display Richard Freedman 4/2007
Artes Vallejo Artists Guild Newsletter Pearl Jones Tranter 12/2007
–3 for the show: Chaos, Order, and the Empire State Building    
VTH, Vallejoan featured in exhibit J.M. Brown 7/25/2004
VTH, Ex ‘Pearl Diver’ discovers her creativity J.M. Brown 8/23/2003