Curriculum Vitae

Brandice Gonzalez-Guerra

Email Brandice Guerra

www.brandiceguerra.com

Represented by Zg Gallery, Chicago

Education
2009 MFA, Painting and Drawing
Graduate College Fellowship Recipient
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Urbana, IL

2006 BFA, Painting and Drawing
Recognition Merit Scholarship Recipient
The School of the Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago, IL

 

Teaching Experience
Fall 2013 - Present
Associate Professor of Art, Drawing and Illustration
Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA


Fall 2011 - Spring 2013
Director of Studio Art, Assistant Professor of Art, Grace Wisdom Endowed Chair in Art
Northwestern Oklahoma State University, Alva, OK

Spring 2010
Instructional Assistant Professor- Illinois State University

Fall 2007 - Spring 2009
Graduate Instructor- University of Illinois Urbana Champaign- Instructor of Record

Spring 2006
Teaching Assistant- University of Illinois Urbana Champaign

Selected Exhibitions
2016
Solo
"Animalia"
Morris Graves Museum of Art
Eureka, CA

2016
Group
"Zg 2016 Winter Group Show"
Zg Gallery
Chicago, IL

2015
Group
"Wanderlust" December 12
Modern Eden Gallery
San Francisco, CA

2015
Group
"Intime: Small Paintings and Drawings" September 29 - November 8
First Street Gallery
Eureka, CA

2015
Group
"Super Creeps" May 2
The Malia Matsumoto Pop-Up Gallery
Eureka, CA

2015
Solo
"Brandice Guerra: Naturalia" April 10 - May 30 (extended viewing through summer 2015)
Zg Gallery
Chicago, IL

2015
Group
"Observations and Collections" February 6 - March 6
Clara Hatton Gallery, Colorado State University
Fort Collins, CO

2015
Group
"Monumental Ideas/Intimate Scale: A National Juried Exhibition" February 2 - February 26
River Campus Gallery, Southeast Missouri State University
Cape Girardeau, MO

2015
Group
"Scientificous" January 23- February 20
Manifest Creative Research Gallery and Drawing Center
Cincinnati, OH

2014
Group
Humboldt State University Faculty Exhibition 
Reese Bullen Gallery
Arcata, CA

2014
Solo
"Brandice Guerra: Wunderkammer" March 15 - September 15
Science Museum Oklahoma
Oklahoma City, OK

2014
Group
"Zg Winter 2014: New Paintings and Works on Paper" Opens Jan. 10
Zg Gallery
Chicago, IL

2013
Group
Humboldt State University Faculty Exhibition - September
First Street Gallery
Eureka, CA

2013
Group
"28th Annual Tallahassee International" Aug. 30 - Sep. 29
FSU Museum of Fine Arts
Tallahassee, FL

2013
Group
Summer Group Show - July
Zg Gallery
Chicago, IL

2013
Group
"Mayhem" May 4 - 25
Arc Gallery
San Francisco, CA

2013
Group
"Playground: Art Inspired by Childhood"
Sebastopol Center for the Arts
Sebastopol, CA

2013
Group
"Solemnity"
Flow Art Space
Minneapolis, MN

2013
Group
"55th Annual Delta Exhibition"
Arkansas Art Center
Little Rock, AR

2012
Group
"The Day on Fire: Apocalypse in Contemporary Art"
East Tennessee State University, Slocumb Galleries
Johnson City, TN

2012
Solo 
"Paintings of the Monstrous and Fantastic"
Oklahoma Historical Society Museum
Aline, OK

2012
Solo
"Brandice Guerra: Paintings"
Graceful Arts Center
Alva, OK

2009
Group
"Magnitude Seven"
Manifest Gallery
Cincinnati, OH

2009
Group
"Fieldwork"
iSpace Gallery
Chicago, IL

2009
Group
2009 University of Illinois MFA Thesis Exhibition
Krannert Art Museum
Champaign, IL

2009
Group
“6th Annual Surrealist, Visionary, Fantastic”
Caladan Gallery
Cambridge, MA

2009
Group
“Boys Will Be Boys”
Fe Gallery
Pittsburgh, PA

2009
Two Person
“Specters”
Springer Cultural Center
Champaign, IL

Public Collections
Science Museum Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, OK

Springer Cultural Center, Champaign, IL

Selected Publications
2016
Illustration for 21st Annual Godwit Days bird festival poster and merchandise. Arcata, California April 2016

2015
Illustrations. "Wunderkammer" permanent exhibit at Science Museum Oklahoma, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (exhibit to open fall 2015)

International Painting Annual 5, juried publication of international works of contemporary painting, Manifest Press (expected publication fall 2015)

Illustration. Mel Edgar "Slime Every Mountain, Slime Every Stream, Slime Every Rainbow, Till You Find Your Dream", (Article on Pacific sideband snails) Powell River Peak, Powell River, BC, Canada. 6/11/15. 

Exhibition Catalog. "Brandice Guerra: Naturalia", Zg Gallery, Chicago, Illinois, 2015

2014
International Painting Annual 3, juried publication of international works of contemporary painting, Manifest Press

Concept art, animation assets, and illustration for Frivolous Twist's "Lexicon Larry's West Word" application for iOS. Release: Jan. 6, 2014. 

2013
Exhibition Catalog. "28th Annual Tallahassee International", FSU Museum of Fine Arts, Tallahassee, Florida 2013

Molly O' Connor. "Stranger in a Strange Land: Brandice Guerra", Art Focus Oklahoma Magazine, March/April 2013

Leslie Newell Peacock. Exhibition Review. "A Rich Delta", Eye Candy, the Arkansas Times, 1/23/13

2012
Exhibition Catalog. The Day on Fire: Apocalypse in Contemporary Art. East Tennessee State University, 2012 

Academic journal cover design for Civitas: Northwestern Journal of Citizenship Studies, Volume 1, 2012

2010
Digital Natural History Illustrations, Digital Landscape Murals. Rend Lake Preserve, Illinois

2009
Acrylic Natural History Illustrations. Grand Bay Preserve, Mississippi

Digital Natural History Illustrations. Living Desert Preserve, New Mexico

Exhibition Catalog. "Magnitude 7 2009", Manifest Gallery Volume 36, June 2009

Guia Cortassa. Artspotting Monthly Column (Young Artists Yet Unknown in Italy), Lobodilattice magazine, May 2009

Commissioned by the Springer Cultural Center of Champaign to execute a painting for the creation of posters and playbills for the ballet “Thumbelina” at the Virginia Theatre, February 2009

2006
Katrina Kuntz. “Is The Best Art In the Bathroom? A short Review of the BFA Show”
F News Magazine, School of the Art Institute of Chicago, May 2006

Matt Hoffman. “Artist Corner: Brandice Guerra”
Buzz Magazine, October 2006