Ry Rocklen CV

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Born 1978, Los Angeles, CA
Lives and works in Los Angeles, CA
MFA University of Southern California, CA, 2006
BFA University of California, Los Angeles, CA, 2001
California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, CA 1996-98
Selected Solo Exhibitions
2014 Local Color, Lamar Dodd School of Art, University of Georgia, Athens, CA
Praz-Delavallade, Paris, France
2013 Trophy Modern installation for Absolut Bureau, Miami Beach, FL
2011 Believe You Me, UNTITLED, New York, NY
2010 ZZZ’s, Visual Arts Center, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX
2009 House of Return, Parker Jones, Los Angeles, CA
Good Heavens, Marc Jancou Contemporary, New York, NY
2008 Good Grief, Bernier/Eliades, Athens, Greece
Time After Time, Baronian Francey, Brussels, Belgium
2007 Half Craft, Medium, St. Barthelemy, French West Indies
Just Us, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
2006 Land of Super Neutral, B.U.G. Gallery, Bangkok University, Bangkok, Thailand
Soft Ice, Zach Feuer Gallery, New York, NY
2004 Lost & Found, Dangerous Curve, Los Angeles, CA
2003 Grounded 4 Life, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
Selected Group Exhibitions
2015 Condominium pancake, Ry Rocklen & Derek Boshier, Albert Baronian, Brussels, Belgium
2014 please enter, Franklin Parrasch Gallery, New York, NY
Burned By The Sun, Mallorca Landings, Palma De Mallorca, Spain
2013 Murmurs: Recent Contemporary Acquisitions, Los Angeles Country Museum of Art, CA
Jew York, Zach Feuer and UNTITLED, New York, NY
Stand-in, Albert Baronian Gallery, Paris, France
Merci Mercy, Feedback Ltd., Vladimir Restoin Roitfeld, New York, NY
2012 YOUR HISTORY IS OUR HISTORY, curated by Rene-Julien Praz, Praz-Delavallad, Paris, France
For the Martian Chronicles, curated by Yael Lipschutz, L+M Arts, Los Angeles, CA
Coquilles Mecaniques, Crac Alsace, Altkirch, France
Baker’s Dozen, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
Made in L.A. 2012, Hammer Museum/ LA><ART, Los Angeles, CA
Maybe it’s the light that has to change and not much else, curated by Janine Armin and Susie Halajian, Tanya Bonakdar Gallery, New York, NY
Changing States of Matter, Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy
2011 Nothing Beside Remains, LAND 1.0, Marfa, TX
Home Alone, Sender Collection, Miami, FL
Jersey Bounce, Visual Arts Center of New Jersey, Summit, NJ
Knock, Knock! From the Collection of Paul and Sara Monroe, The Anderson Gallery, Richmond, VA
Home Show, Revisited, Santa Barbara, CA
Greater LA, New York, NY
No Swan So Fine, Michael Benevento, Los Angeles, CA
2010 Baker’s Dozen, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
Rive Gauche/ Rive Droite, Marc Jancou, Paris, France
Country Music, Blum and Poe, Los Angeles, CA
Heather Cook, Alex Olson, R.H. Quaytman, Ry Rocklen, Gedi Sibony, Rental Gallery, New York, NY
2009 Second Nature: The Valentine-Adelson Collection at the Hammer, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Athens Bienialle, Athens, Greece
Nothing is permanent. Albert Baronian, profession: galeriste, European Centre for Contemporary Art, Brussels, Belgium
2008 That Was Then, This Was Now, PS. 1 Contemporary Art Center, Long Island City, NY
The Whitney Biennial, Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, NY
2007 In Geneva No One Can Hear You Scream, Blondeau Fine Art Services, Geneva, Switzerland
Sculptors Drawings: Ideas, Sketches, Proposals, and More, Angles Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Warhol &, Kantor/Feuer Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2006 Oliver Twist, Rental Gallery, New York, NY
Red Eye, The Rubell Collection, Miami, FL
LA Trash & Treasure, Miliken Gallery, Stockholm, Sweden
Fall, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
2005 From LA, Baronian Francey, Brussels, BE
LA Juried Show, LA Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Drive-By & reLAX, Unspace, Los Angeles, CA
2004 Christmas in July, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
2003 3D 7DEEP, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
Golden, Galerie Michael Janssen, Cologne, Germany
Cluster Fuck, The Latch, Los Angeles, CA
Something Else, The Latch, Los Angeles, CA
2002 Win, Lose of Draw/Smoking Pencils, Rolling Papers, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
I’m from Orange County and I Drink Johnny Walker Red, curated by Hubert Schmalix, Galerie Julius Hummel, Vienna, Austria
The Daily Circus, The Latch, Los Angeles, CA
Low Overhead, Todd Hughes Fine Art, Los Angeles, CA
2001 A Well Rounded Appetite, The Latch, Los Angeles, CA
Face-Off, curated by Hannah Greely, The Smell, Los Angeles, CA
Big Trouble in Little China, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
The Backyard Show, The Hatch Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
The Battle for the Greatest Drawing in the World Title, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
2000 Something of That Nature, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
Chocolate Thunder, Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA
Notable and Public Collections
Thomas J. Watson Library, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, NY
MoCA Library, Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA