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

2020

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

2017

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

2016

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

2015

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

 

2014

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

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

Group Exhibitions

2021

Tif Sigfrids, Via Cafe, Athens, GA (forthcoming)

2020

ArtCenter DTLA, Package Nocturnes, Los Angeles, CA

Niche Gallery, Rabbit Hole, Los Angeles, CA

2019

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

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

National Museum, B-LA Connect, Berlin, Germany

Galería Curro, Daydream Nation, Guadalajara, Mexico

2018

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

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

2016

The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Caza: Rochele Gomez, Margaret Lee, Alejandra Seeber, curated by 

Sofía Hernández Chong Cuy, Bronx, NY

           

2014

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

Cirrus, Ideal Territory, Los Angeles, CA

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

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

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

2013

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

2012

JB Jurve, Saucy Leechcraft, Los Angeles, CA

Curatorial

2017-present

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

© 2020 Rochele Gomez