Education

1976    University of Kansas, Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting
1975    Kansas City Art Institute, Painting

Solo Exhibitions

2012    New Paintings, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2008    New Paintings, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
2005    Recent Paintings, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2003    New Paintings, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
2002    New Works by California Artists, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA 
2001    Recent Work, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
2000    New Paintings, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
1996    Paintings and Drawings, Joseph Chowning Gallery, San Francisco, CA
            Ada Liu Sadler Recent Works, Morgan Gallery, Kansas City, MO 
1995    Paintings and Drawings, Joseph Chowning Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
1993    Introductions '93, Joseph Chowning Gallery, San Francisco, CA

Selected Group Exhibitions

2018    Here and Now, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2017    20 Year Anniversary Exhibition, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2014    Small Works, Arcadia Contemporary, New York, NY
2013    Hello, Goodbye, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2010    Is Anybody Out There? (Invitational), Stewart Gallery, Boise, ID
2009    The Art of Play, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2007    10th Anniversary Show, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA
2006    All Wet, Lisa Coscino Gallery, Pacific Grove, CA
2005    Group Show, Ongallery, South Pasadena, CA
            Shifting Perspectives, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
2004    The Painted Gift, Hubert Gallery, New York, NY   
2003    Who We Are: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA 
            Grand Opening, Dolby Chadwick Gallery, San Francisco, CA 
2002    Western States Small Works (Juried), Sonoma Museum of Visual Arts, Santa Rosa, CA
            Playground, Julie Baker Fine Art, Grass Valley, CA 
            Who We Are: Selections from the Permanent Collection, Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA
1998    Toys in Contemporary Art II (Invitational), D.P. Fong Gallery, San Jose, CA 
            California Small Works (Juried), California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, CA 
            BACA 14th Annual National Juried Exhibition, Berkeley Art Center Assn., Berkeley, CA
            Selections (Juried), Artspan, San Francisco, CA 
1997    Toys in Contemporary Art (Juried), d.p. Fong Galleries, San Jose, CA
            California Small Works (Juried), California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, CA
            Selections (Juried), Artspan, San Francisco, CA 
1996    Realism (Juried - Juror's Award), Bolinas Museum, Bolinas, CA
            Stockton National Print & Drawing Exhibition (Juried), The Haggin Museum, Stockton, CA 
1995    Biennial Print and Drawing Competition (Juried), Triton Museum of Art, 
            Santa Clara, CA 
            Small Works, Joseph Chowning Gallery, San Francisco, CA
1994    California Small Works (Juried), California Museum of Art, Santa Rosa, CA 
1993    Introductions '93, Southern Exposure, San Francisco, CA

Bibliography

Watson, Lisa Crawford, "Water Works", Monterey Herald, April 1, 2006
Leaverton, Michael, "Sitting Pretty", SF Weekly, August 31, 2005
Ellegood, Anne (Juror), "New American Paintings", Volume 49, 2003
Gangelhoff, Bonnie, "The Poetry of Spaces," Southwest Art, June 2002
Coleman, Sarah, "Critics Choice: Ada Sadler," SF Bay Guardian, March 15, 2000
Jenkins, Steven, "Previews: Ada Sadler," Artweek, March 2000
Betti, Claudia and Sale, Teel, "Drawing: a Contemporary Approach," (4th Ed., Harcourt Brace College Publishers), 1997
Thorson, Alice, "Sadler's Palms", The Kansas City Star, July 12, 1996
FitzSimmons, Casey, "Introductions '93: Ada Sadler," Artweek, August 5, 1993

Public Collections

Triton Museum of Art, Santa Clara, CA 
Alza Pharmaceuticals, Mountain View, CA 
First American Appraisers, Inc., San Diego, CA
Hallmark Corporation,Contemporary Art Collection,  Kansas City, MO 
United Missouri Bank, Kansas City, MO 
Kaiser Permanente, Vallejo, CA

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