RUTH FREEMAN (b. Enid, Oklahoma) received both a Bachelors of Architecture degree and Bachelors of Interior Design from the University of Oklahoma. She received her MFA in Fine Arts from the School of Visual Arts in New York City. She has been involved in curatorial and exhibition design in both the US and Japan. Her paintings have been featured in several exhibition in California, including select group shows at the Berkeley Art Center, the Sanchez Art Center, in Pacifica, the San Geronimo Cultural Center in San Geronimo, The Hive Gallery and CK Gallery, in Oakland, and the Diego Rivera Gallery, SOMArts Gallery, Space Gallery, and Red Ink Studios, in San Francisco. Freeman's paintings were exhibited at PULSE Art Fair, New York in 2016 and her work is published in New American Paintings Northeast (Issue #122). Freeman partook in a month long resident at the Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, VT in June 2015 and currently lives and works in New York City.