CV

EDUCATION

BFA in Illustration : Art Center College of Design : cum laude Pasadena, CA |2004
A.A. Associates in Arts : Moorpark, CA |1999

APPRENTICESHIP

Omar D’Leon : Painter/Poet : pupil since the early 90’s – Present

AFFILIATIONS

Ventura County Museum of Art, Ventura, CA : Permanent Collection
Carnegie Museum of Art, Oxnard, CA : Permanent Collection
Wellness Institute : West Hollywood, CA
Nickelodeon: Artist, 2008 – Present
Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA): Docent,  2007 – 2013 (2 year provisional training course)

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

Canapo Gallery, Carmel-by-the-Sea, CA : Exclusive Representation, Carmel, CA : 2011 – 2014

AWARDS

SCIART Gallery : Collective Competition, Camarillo, CA : Awarded 2nd Place 
Camarillo Art Center : Juried Exhibition, Camarillo, CA : Awarded 1st Place

EXHIBITS (PAST/PRESENT/UPCOMING)

2018

Nickelodeon : Art Gallery : Solo Exhibition : Burbank, CA  : June 2018 
Santa Paula Art Museum : The Tenth Annual Art About Agriculture : Collective:Santa Paula, CA : Nov 11,2017-Feb 25,2018

2017

Monterey Museum Of Art : Miniatures 2017 Collective : Monterey, CA : Nov 3 – Dec 17, 2017
Carnegie Art Museum : Fiesta Noche de RecuerdasFundraiser : October 14, 2017 
La Galeria Gitana : Magical Realism : Fantasy in Our Time Collective:San Fernando, CA : Oct 14 – Dec 1, 2017
Pacific Grove Art Center : Miniatures Collective : Pacific Grove, CA : July 7 – August 24
Pacific Grove Art Center : Magical Realism : Balance & Renewal: Solo Exhibi t: Annand Gallery, Pacific Grove, CA : July 7 – August 24

2016

Monterey Museum Of Art : Miniatures : Collective: Monterey, CA : October 7, 2016 – January 13, 2017
Carnegie Art Museum : Remembrance Past & Future : Collective: Oxnard, CA: September 10-November 20, 2016
La Galeria Gitana : Bright, Colorful, Bold : Collective : San Fernando, CA : July 30 – September 23, 2016
Pacific Grove Art Center : Tiny Treasures : Collective : Pacific Grove, CA : July 1 – August 25, 2016
Ventura County Museum of Art : Permanent Collection : Ventura, CA

2015

CAM Studio Gallery : Collective: Oxnard, CA : July 9 – August 7, 2015
Carnegie Art Museum : Permanent Collection : Oxnard, CA : Joseph Rund : May 26
La Galeria Gitana : Collective: San Fernando, CA : April 11 – June 12
La Galeria Gitana : Collective : San Fernando, CA : January 24 – March 14

2009 – 2014

Nickelodeon Studio Art Gallery : Solo Exhibition: Burbank, CA : May 9-June 4,2014
Canapo Art Gallery : Solo Exhibition : Carmel, CA : October 19, 2013 – January 20, 2014
SCIART Gallery : Omar d’Leon, Maggie Kildee, Andrea Yomtob : Camarillo, CA : June 2-30, 2012
Paul Mahder Gallery : Omar d’Leon & Andrea Yomtob : San Francisco, CA : February 1-April 15, 2012
Paul Mahder Gallery : Collective Exhibit : San Francisco, CA : December 1, 2011-January 31, 2012
SCIART Gallery: Collective Competition : Camarillo, CA:May 7-28, 2011, Awarded 2nd Place
Camarillo Art Center: Omar d’Leon, Andrea Yomtob and Rick McGrath: Camarillo, CA : April 9-24, 2011
Camarillo Art Center: Juried Exhibition: Camarillo, CA : March 5-April 8, 2011, Awarded 1st Place
Nickelodeon Studios Art Gallery: Collective : Burbank, CA : February 4-March 4, 2011
J&K Gallery on the 1st Avenue : Arcadia, CA : June 4-August 5, 2010
Divine Inspiration Gallery of Fine Art : Santa Barbara, CA April 1 – July 31, 2010
LACMA: Collective : Los Angeles, CA : August 10 – 21, 2009