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Jazmín Urrea

Los Angeles CA, 90059

DIAL 323.447.87.16      EMAIL JazminUrrea@gmail.com      CLICK www.JazminUrrea.com

Education

2017       California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA – MFA in Photography and Media

2014       California State University, Long Beach, Long Beach, CA – BFA in Photography

                Minor: Human Resource Management

Experience

02/2019 – Present             Teaching Artist

                                               Artworx LA

 

09/2009 – Present             Classified Substitute Teacher Assistant  

                                               Los Angeles Unified School District

09/2016 – 08/2017            Media Production Fellow

                                               Arts in a Changing America

07/2016 – 05/2017            Paul Brach Visiting Artist Coordinator     

                                               California Institute of the Arts

09/2016 – 05/2017            Art Office Assistant

                                               California Institute of the Arts

Selected Solo Exhibitions

2018      I SAW RED, SADE, Los Angeles, CA

2017      Red 40, Gallery D301, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

2016      Jazmin’s Quince Años, Main Gallery, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

2014      Bombón, Dutzi Gallery, CSU Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

 

Selected Group Exhibitions

2020     Soup & Tart: Los Angeles, werkartz, Los Angeles, CA (upcoming)

              CORE 2020, Bergamot Station, Santa Monica, CA (upcoming)

2019     Let Me Eat Cake,  Blue Roof Studios, Los Angeles, CA

              Sleepless Quinceañera: The Music Center After Hours, The Music Center, Los Angeles, CA

2018     Corpo•real, Flatline, Long Beach, CA

              Bar Oslo/Café Society #2, Los Angeles, CA

              LANGUAGE, L.A.W.S., Los Angeles, CA

2017     See What You Mean (Pacific Standard Time: LA/LA), The Getty Center, Los Angeles, CA

              Fictions, The Studio Museum in Harlem, NY  

              Insatiable Lingua, Flatline, Long Beach, CA

              Homecoming, Public Storage LA, Los Angeles, CA

              In the Red, Santa Clarita City Hall, Valencia, CA

              Uncategorized, AR Projects, Los Angeles, CA

              Clothing Optional, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

              From Here to There, Gallery 202, University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL

              Leftovers, Far Bazzar, Cerritos College, Cerritos, CA

              The Clique, Lime Gallery, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

2016     The Group Show, Main Gallery, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

2015     QAC, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

2014     Complex, Merlino Gallery, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

              Insights, University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA

              Command R, Werby Gallery, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

2013     Insights, University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA

Public Art Commission

2019      IMPERISHABLE, Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, CURRENT LA: FOOD TRIENNIAL

 

Grants and Awards

2020      Rema Hort Mann Foundation Emerging Artist Grant

2019      Public Art Commission: Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, CURRENT LA: FOOD TRIENNIAL

2017      Joan Ellis Scholarship in Photography, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia CA

               Dean’s Reserve Grant, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

               California Institute of the Arts Scholarship, Valencia CA

2016     Joan Ellis Scholarship in Photography, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia CA

              California Institute of the Arts Scholarship, Valencia CA

              Travel Grant, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

              Bartman Grant for Photography and Media, California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA

2014     Selected for Juried Art Exhibition, “Insights,” University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA

2013     Selected for Juried Art Exhibition, “Insights,” University Art Museum, Long Beach, CA

Panels and Lectures

2020     Imagining a New Map forum, REDCAT, Response Speaker

2019     CURRENT: LA FOOD, MMM!, Martin Luther King Jr. Park, Panelist

              IMPERISHABLE TALK, Martin Luther King Jr. Park, Organizer and Panelist

              WAA Conference Opening Plenary Call and Response, The Politics of Presence, JW Marriott Hotel, Response Speaker

2017     Gallery D301, Red 40, California Institute of the Arts, Gallery Talk

2016     Main Gallery, Jazmin’s Quince Años, California Institute of the Arts, Gallery Talk

              Werby Gallery, Long Beach Alumni Artist Panel, California State University Long Beach, Panelist 

Publications

2020      Elisa Wouk Almino,  Meet LA’s Art Community: Jazmín Urrea on Public Art…, HYPERALLERGIC.     October 31

2019      Sam Bloch, FROM ALGAE BARS TO FLAMIN’ HOT CHEETOS, CURRENT:LA FOOD…, Art In America.     October 31

               Catherine G. Wagley, What It Means to Talk About the Food Deserts of LA, HYPERALLERGIC.             October 30

               Janna Zinzi, Jazmin Urrea Builds Monumental Cheetos Sculpture in South L.A., ARTBOUND.     October 15

               Parker Collins, Hot Cheetos Installation Featured In Public Art Event, SPECTRUM NEWS 1.     October 08

               Brittany L. Beckman, 8-foot tall Flamin' Hot Cheetos statues are a fiery symbol of food inequality, Mashable.     October 05

2017      Holland Cotter, From the Personal to the Political, 19 Artists to Watch Next Year, The New York Times.     December 27

               Siddhartha Mitter, At “Fictions" in Harlem, Young Black Artists Are on Fire, The Village Voice.     September 13

               Super Deluxe, Ever wonder what 300 pounds of Flamin’ Hot Cheetos looks like?, Super Deluxe.     May 8

               Christina Cox, CalArts Student Uses Thousands of Cheetos in Art Exhibit, Santa Clarita Valley Signal.     March 13

2016      Christian Hite, Bombόn, KEEP IT DIRTY, vol. a., “Filth,” Punctum Books.     July 4

               Molly Surazhsky, Life-size Cutouts Celebrate Jazmin’s Quince Años (Jazmin’s Sweet 15), 24700.     April 4

Bibliography

2018       Thelma Golden, Lucy Mensah, Fictions, The Studio Museum in Harlem

2017       CALARTS, Ellen Birrell, Clothing Optional, CALARTS/NIGHT GALLERY

Collection

University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL