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sandy rodriguez

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Payasa
Payasa, 1998 Oil on Panel 15" X15"
Firestorm_1_fall2007
Fire Storm I, Fall 2007 Oil on Canvas 15" X15"
Downtown
Downtown Los Angeles, 2002 Oil on Canvas 18" 24"
Normal_lincolnparkgator
Aligator in Licoln Park, 2002 Oil on Canvas 30" X40"
Alvardo_sunset_2am_web
Alvarado and Sunset Blvd at 2:30 a.m., 2008 Oil on Canvas 9"x12"
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tlalteloco demonstators, oct 2008 Clay 2" X1" Each 40 Pieces © Rick Loomis Los Angeles Times
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detail of demontrators from Tlatleloco, Part of the Rodriguez Family Altar to Communities in Resistance, oct 2008 Clay 1" X 2" © Rick Lummis Los Angeles Times
Srodriguez_fires
Santa Barbara Fires, 2009 Radiant Watercolor 9" X 12"
Metodenttion2_web
Metro Detention Center, April 2009 Ink on Paper 9" X 12 1/4" © Sandy Rodriguez
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20100918112044-rodriguez_marvistasunset
Marvista Sunset, 2007 © Courtesy of the Artist and Two Roads Gallery
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Venice Fishing Pier II, 2013 Oil on Canvas 15 X 16 Inches © courtesy of the artist
Quick Facts
Birthplace
National City, CA
Birth year
1975
Lives in
Mar Vista
Works in
Museums
Schools
CalArts (California Institute of the Arts), 1997, BFA
Tags
installation, performance
Statement

 

Sandy Rodriguez (BFA, CalArts '97) was raised in San Diego, Tijuana and Los Angeles. Her installations, paintings and performance are strongly influenced by issues of place, culture and "she-roes."

 This fall Rodriguez' work can be seen at Ave 50 Studio, Self Help Graphics, Tropico de Nopal Gallery in Los Angeles and more. Selected past exhibitions include Walter Maciel Galllery, Pasadena City College, The Intersection for the Arts, High Energy Constructs, Tropico de Nopal Gallery, The Avenue 50 studio, Little Bird Gallery, Plaza de la Raza Boat House Gallery and Coagula Projects. Sandy was a founding member of the GALA Committee, whose guerrilla artworks have been exhibited at Los Angeles' Geffen Contemporary@ MOCA and at various venues throughout Europe and the Pacific Rim.  The project was documented by PBS in the series Art 21.  Sandy was invited to discuss her work live on the air with KPFA's Philp Mauldry on the "Morning Show" about her work in the exhibition "Terror?" and on Indy 103.1 Suicide Girls Radio Show abou ther work in the exhibition "Secretos y Cartas de los Muertos" this fall.