Surrealism that explores and nutures the community of women.  Articulating Asian American and Chinese American  experiences.  
  Discovering  psychological interiors and female landscapes.

Paintings, Mixed Media, Installation and Curatorial
Current  Events
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Daily Lives - Discards& Variances  Cynthia Tom 2011
Current Works
Circus Series: The Cloud Walkers, 20" x 16"
A PLACE OF HER OWN, Atelier. Mixed media, 12' wide, 8' length  x 10' high
The brick and mortar exhibition at SOMArts is gone now, but the images live on in our minds and on fllickr. It is amazing.
Cynthia Tom is the Curatorial Director of this long term project for AAWAA, Asian American Women Artists Association.
For more information

See the Photos: A PLACE OF HER OWN
Recent Past
Read recent SF Chronicle article in the Ovation section on Cynthia's latest endeavors.
photo: Erik Verduzco

Marin IJ by Vicky Larson

Artist Cynthia Tom, Addresses
Trauma and Trafficking in
Asian American Women's Lives
Asia American Women Celebrate A Place of Their Own
Digital Journal by Jonathan Farrel

OPEN STUDIOS at 1890 Bryant St. Studios
Cynthia Tom - Stories to Tell
Nov 6, 2015, 6-9 pm, Friday
Nov 7 & 8, 2015 11-6 pm

1890 Bryant Street Studios
60+ artists in one warehouse. Free admission, easy partking

SOMArts Cultrual Center
934 Brannan Street, San Francisco, CA
A PLACE OF HER OWN, curated by Cynthia Tom
in partnership with PLACE & Co and Asian American Women Artists Association
A group art exhibition that excavates the vibrant dreams of women through arts-based healing and transformation.

Exhibition: November 19 – December 11, 2015
Gallery hours:  Tuesday – Friday 12 – 7pm & Saturday 12 – 5pm
Closed November 26 – 28 for Thanksgiving
Opening Reception: Thursday, November 19, 6 – 9pm
Celebrate and Participate in the Journey of Self-Exploration
Artist-Led Tour: Sunday, December 6, 1 – 4pm
Intimate Visual and Verbal storytelling
Closing Celebration: Thursday, December 10, 6:30 – 8:30 pm
Jazz by Caroline Cabading and the I-Hotel Jazztet, Manilatown, SF
Cultural Community Potluck - Show Your Love, Share Your Food.
Bring a favorite dish representing your family, community, or
RSVP: or 415-722-4296 Cynthia