Rochele Gomez

Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA

 

Education

 

2014 MFA University of California, Irvine, CA

2006 BFA California State University, Long Beach, CA

 

Solo + Two Person (*) Exhibitions

2021

Rochele Gomez and Nick Lowe, Punto Lairs, Los Angeles, CA*

2020

Green Leaves, Pink Light, Left Field Gallery, Los Osos, CA*

2017

Warm Days, Cool Vons, mandujano_cell, Los Angeles, CA

2016

Giacometti In My Head, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2015

A Fireplace and Its Mirror, LAXART, Los Angeles, CA

 

2014

MFA Thesis Exhibition: The Headless Woman, Contemporary Art Center, UC Irvine, CA

Out at the Elbows, metro pcs, Los Angeles, CA*

2006

Field Trips, Gatov Gallery, California State University, Long Beach, CA*

Group Exhibitions

2021

Via Cafe, Tif Sigfrids, Athens, GA

2020

Package Nocturnes, ArtCenter DTLA, Los Angeles, CA

Rabbit Hole, Niche Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2019

A STORE SHOW, Odd Ark LA, Los Angeles, CA

Children of the Sun, Ladies' Room, Los Angeles, CA

B-LA Connect, National Museum, Berlin, Germany

Daydream Nation, Galería Curro, Guadalajara, Mexico

2018

The Librarians, Spring Valley Branch Library, Spring Valley, CA

Gut Friends, curated by Ry Rocklen, Porch Gallery, Ojai, CA

2016

Caza: Rochele Gomez, Margaret Lee, Alejandra Seeber, curated by Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy, The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Bronx, NY

           

2014

A Soft Almond of a Poetic/Objects on a Shelf, hree Days Awake, curated by Mateo Tannatt, Los Angeles, CA

Ideal Territory, Cirrus, Los Angeles, CA

Spaces that Surround Us, Experimental Sculpture and Painting Studio, UC San Diego, CA

Friends Are Electric: Act I, Fellows of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA

Friends Are Electric: Act II, Peggy Phelps and East Galleries, Claremont Graduate University, CA

2013

2nd Year MFA Show, University Art Gallery, UC Irvine, CA

2012

Saucy Leechcraft, JB Jurve, Los Angeles, CA

Curatorial

2017-2020

QUEENS, Co-director, Los Angeles, CA

 

Distinctions and Awards         

 

2014

The America Austrian Foundation/Seebacher Prize

 

2013

University of California, Irvine H.B. and Isabelle Yolen Memorial Scholarship

The University of California Institute of Research for the Arts Mini-grant

UC Irvine Claire Trevor School of the Arts Research/Travel Grant

2012

UC Irvine Claire Trevor School of the Arts Sheila K. & James J. Peterson Community Spirit Scholarship

University of California, Irvine H.B. and Isabelle Yolen Memorial Scholarship

Claire Trevor School of the Arts Research/Travel Grant

 

Lectures

 

2018

Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, CA, Open Studios Seminar

2015

California State University, Long Beach, CA, Graduate Art Critique

 

Bibliography

 

2016

Rosenberg, Karen, “Art in Review: ‘Caza’”, The New York Times, New York, September 9

Knuckles, Nectar, “Critics’ Pick: Caza”, Artforum.com, New York, August

Rios, Daniela, “Editors’ Picks: 10 Art Events to See in New York this Week: Caza”, New York, Artnet.com, July 11

2015

Slenske, Michael, “LAXART’s Next Phase”, wmagazine.com, Los Angeles, January 14

2014

Niemi, Julie, “Out at the Elbows at metro pcs”, temporaryartreview.com, Los Angeles, March 27

 

Writing

 

2016

“Cameron Crone: Reflow the Logic Board”, Prism of Reality 4 (2016): 195-196. print.

 

2014

"Closing Comments." Haunt Journal of Art 1 (2014): 21-23. print.

 

Teaching

 

2014

University of California, Irvine|Irvine, CA | Lecturer | Art 20A, Basic Drawing, Summer Session

 

University of California, Irvine | Irvine, CA | Teaching Associate | Art 40, Basic Sculpture, Winter Quarter

 

2013

University of California, Irvine | Irvine, CA | Teaching Associate | Art 20A, Basic Drawing, Fall Quarter

University of California, Irvine: Summer Arts Academy | Irvine, CA | Instructor | Ceramics and Sculpture Intensive, Summer

 

University of California, Irvine | Irvine, CA | Teaching Assistant |

Art Studio 40, Basic Sculpture, Summer Session

Art Studio100, Issues in Sculpture, Spring Quarter

 

2012

University of California, Irvine| Irvine, CA | Teaching Assistant |

Art Studio 1A Lecture A, Art in Context: Painting and Photography, Fall Quarter

Art Studio 9c, Thematic Investigations: A Dangerous World, Spring Quarter

Art Studio 40, Basic Sculpture, Winter Quarter