"If I don't grow lettuce, I can't write poems."
–Thich Nhat Hahn
Berkeley Oceguera received her BFA in Craft from Oregon College of Art and Craft in 2015 where she studied drawing and painting. She has participated in group exhibitions in galleries along the West Coast and in the Midwest including SOIL in Seattle, WA, the Colfax gallery in South Bend, IN as well as at the Indianapolis Art Center. Her first solo exhibit Interbeing was presented at the Notre Dame Center for Arts and Culture in 2018. She has been a member of the Indiana Women's Caucus for Art and has assisted respected contemporary artists such as Ellen Goldshmidt, Margie Livingston, and Michelle Ross. From 2017 to 2018 she had the fortunate opportunity to learn from Master Printer Jill Lerner as her Production Assistant at the Segura Arts Studio in South Bend, IN. She was born and raised in Los Angeles, CA and since 2016 works out of her studio in Mishawaka, IN.