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Gustavo Herrera

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Hollyhood, 2006 Mixed Media
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I Set My Face To The Hillside, 2008 Mixed Media
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Here & Now, 2005 Mixed Media
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I Set My Face To The Hillside, 2008 Mixed Media
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Horselover Fats, I Bet You Dream of Drugstores, 2008 Mixed Media
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1961, 2005 Mixed Media
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Love, God, Murder, 2008 Mixed Media
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Mas y Mas (Shimwolf), 2005 Acrylic and Marker on Canvas
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Broken Hearts Are For Assholes, 2008 Mixed Media Vary
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Trouble In Mind, 2005 Mixed Media Vary
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Her, 2005 Plaster, Wood, Chicken Wire, Paint, Yarn, Paper, and Blanket
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H.D., 2005 Acrylic, Enamel, Oil, on Canvas
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(Untitled) King Harvest, 2008 Mixed Media Vary
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Quick Facts
Birthplace
?
Lives in
Los Angeles
Works in
Los Angeles
Representing galleries
No Current Representation
Tags
mixed-media, performance, sculpture
Statement

EDUCATION

2004    MFA, Claremont Graduate University, Claremont, California

2000    BA, Religious Studies, California State University, Long Beach, California

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2008    Broken Hearts Are For Assholes, Black Dragon Society,

            Los Angeles, California

2007    Satanomics: Sanctuary of Degeneracy ( your neck is in my poem ),  

             Black Dragon Society, Art Basel, Miami, Miami, Florida

2005    Trouble In Mind, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, California

2004    My Own Peculiar Way, Peggy Phelps Gallery, CGU, Claremont, California

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2009    All Messed Up, Sam Francis Gallery, Santa Monica, California

2008    The Art of Participation: 1950-The Present, w/ 10lb.Ape, San Francisco

             Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco, California

             David, Raid Projects, Los Angeles, California

2006    Mexicali Bienniel, La Casa de Tia Tina, Mexicali, Mexico

            Armory, Black Dragon Society, New York, New York

Bold Moves, curated by Simon Watson, Los Angeles, California

LAXed: Paintings From The Otherside, Peres Projects, Berlin, Germany

LA Trash and Treasure, Millikin Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden

2005    Fresh (Art Auction), Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, California

Three Blind Mice, The Office, Orange County, California

NADA, Black Dragon Society, Miami, Florida

2004    Incognito, Santa Monica Museum of Art, Santa Monica, California

Strange Animal, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles,

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Office Show, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, California

Supersonic, Art Center College of Design, Pasadena, California

Trade Exchange, Biola University, La Mirada, California

2003    UCLA Wight Biennial, Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, California

 

AWARDS

2003    Claremont Graduate Fellowship Award

2000    L.A. Writes Award, Boca Magazine

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

2004    “A Conversation With Satan,” Supersonic Catalogue, LA Design Center

Knight, Christopher. “Artworks With Wattage,” LA Weekly, June 21, 2004

2003    Art is, UCLA Wight Biennial Catalogue

2000    Wetback Blues, Boca Magazine

 

CURATORIAL

2006    Young Americans, co-curated with Matt Wardell, Women’s Building, Los Angeles, California

2004    Funeral For A Friend, Kingsley Manor, Pomona, California

Fantastic 5, Gallery 341, San Pedro, California

1999    Velvet Curtain, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, California

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