M.F.A., Mills College, Oakland, CA  1986

Internship, San Francisco MOMA, Collection & Research Dept.  1984

B.A., San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA  1978

(emphasis in both Painting & Drawing and Photography)


Educational Experience

Professor Emerita, De Anza College Photography Dept.

College of San Mateo, Instructor, Fall 1992 - 2001

Chabot College, Instructor, Fall 1999 –2001

San Francisco State University, Lecturer, Spring 1987

Mills College, Teaching Assistantship,  1984 –1986


Selected Permanent Collections

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, TX

Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, CA

Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, France

Datz Museum of Art, Seoul, South Korea

Mills College Art Museum, CA

Monterey Museum of Art, Monterey, CA

De Saisset Museum, Santa Clara, CA

The Getty Research Institute Library, Los Angeles, CA

The National Library of Korea, Seoul, South Korea

The New York Public Library, New York, NY

2-Person Exhibition

Monterey Museum of Art, Constructing the Photograph, works by Diane Pierce & Susan Hyde Greene
January 12th -- April 16th, 2023

Selected Exhibitions

Space B-E Gallery, Narrative on Medium: Stories Recorded by Our Hands Over Time, 2022, Seoul, So. Korea

Datz Museum of Art
, The Philosopher’s Stone, 2020, Gwangju (Gyeonggi), So. Korea

Center for Photographic Arts, 2020 International Juried Exhibition, Carmel, CA

             Juror:  Aline Smithson

Photo Alliance, Bay Area Currents, Smith Anderson North Gallery, 2018, San Anselmo, CA

Candela Gallery, Unbound 7, 2018, Richmond, VA

The Print Center, Semifinalist, “92nd Annual Exhibition”,  2018,  Philadelphia, PA

            Jurors: Katerine Ware and Keliy Anderson-Staley

Euphrat Museum of Art, “De Anza Faculty Exhibition”  2018, Cupertino, CA

The Curated Fridge, "Under the Sun", Summer 2018

Captured52, online, 2016

Plates to Pixels, online gallery invitational, 2014, Portland, OR

La Fototeca, Fall 2013, Guatemala City, Guatemala

RayKo, One-of-a-Kind,(Alexandra Bellissimo, Christopher Colville, Klea McKenna, Laura Parker,

            Diane Pierce, Meghann Riepenhoff, Saul Robbins, Ian Van Coller, & Mimi Youn) Summer 2013,

            San Francisco, CA

S•MOVA, Sonoma Museum of Visual Art,  “Auction Exhibition”, 2001, Santa Rosa, CA

Photo Central, “Invitational Auction Exhibition”,  2000, Hayward, CA

McNeese State University Abercrombie Gallery, “11th Annual McNeese National Works On Paper  

            Exhibition”  1998, Lake Charles, LA

The University of Texas at Tyler, “National Works on Paper Exhibition”  1998  Tyler, TX

Monterey Peninsula Museum of Art, “6th Annual Juried Photographic Exhibition”  1998, Monterey, CA

Exit Gallery, University of Nevada-Reno  “Collected Letters”  1988, Reno, NV

The Royal Photographic Society, National Centre of Photography, The Octagon,  1987, Bath, England

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, “The Last Decade”  1987, San Francisco, CA

Mills College Art Gallery, “Alumni Show”  1987, Oakland, CA

Pacific Grove Art Center, 1987, Pacific Grove, CA

Camerawork, “Membership Exhibition”  1986, San Francisco, CA

University of Arizona, “15 West Coast Photographers”  1986, Tucson, AZ

Focus Gallery, “Meniscus at Focus”  1985, San Francisco, CA

Camerawork, “Tenth Anniversary Show”  1984, San Francisco, Ca

Sun Gallery, Adobe Art Center “Photowest”  1984, Hayward, CA

The Print Center, “Selected Photographs”  1984, Philadelphia, PA

Corvallis Art Center, 1984, Corvallis, OR

The Print Center, “59th Annual Competition”  1983, Philadelphia, PA

             Juror:  Peter Bunnell

219 Gallery, “Transliterations”  1983, San Francisco State University

Eye Gallery, “Treatment as Subject”  1982, San Francisco, CA


Artist Residencies/Awards

  • NES Artist Residency, Skagastrond, Iceland, November 2009
  • Kala Institute, Berkeley, CA June, July, August 2008
  • Trefethen Award in Art, Mills College, 1985



  • February 15, 2023 edition, L'Oeil de la Photographie, The Eye of Photography
  • 11/16/21,, Book:  Pencil Paper Scissors Light
  • 2021, Datz Press, Pencil Paper Scissors Light
  • 7/14/17,, Ann Jastrab
  • 9/24/17,, Art & Science, Linda Alterwitz
  • 1998, 11th Annual McNeese National Works On Paper Exhibition catalog, pg. 14
  • 1987, Facet of the Collection, San Francisco MOMA catalog
  • 4/11/87, Artweek, Jim Jordan, “A Decade of Diversity,” pg. 10
  • 1982, “Meniscus” a photographic portfolio of work by 15 photographers