Works by Rudy Torres

Artist

Biography

RUDY A. TORRES
Born: Los Angeles, CA
rudeart at sbcglobal dot net

SOLO EXHIBITS
One Man Show   GALLERY EXPO, July 2013,30 years of exhibiting aniversary show, Long Beach,CA
One Man Show   LATINO ART MUSEUM, September - October 2009, Pomona , CA
One Man Show   MARTINEZ FRAME & GALLERY, August - September 2008, Santa Ana, CA
One Man Show   MARTINEZ FRAME & GALLERY, February - March 2007, Santa Ana, CA
One Man Show   El PORTAL RESTAURANT GALLERY, June - July 2006, Pasadena, CA
One Man Show   ALISO VIEJO LIBRARY, November 2003 - January 2004, Aliso Viejo, CA
One Man Show   FULLERTON BRANCH LIBRARY, November 2003, Fullerton, CA 
One Man Show   GALERIA RUSTICA, September 2002, Pomona, CA
One Man Show   MARY CLAPP LIBRARY, (Occidental College), Aug - Sept 2000, LA, CA  
One Man Show   SOUTH BAY MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART, Nov - Dec 1990, Torrance, CA

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

I have shown at more galleries than this since 1983,and these are only selected exhibits.

Group Show PHIL GALLERY, October,Novenber 2017, Los Angeles, CA  
Group Show MUZEO MUSEUM & CULTURAL CENTER, September - October 2017, Anaheim,CA 
Group Show ORANGE COUNTY CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY ART August 2017, Santa Ana, CA
Group Show STAY GALLERY, June 2017, Downey, CA
Group Show ( Day of the Dead ),MCAU GALLERY, November 2016, Los Angeles, CA
Group Show ( Day of the Dead )’DOWNEY CIVIC THEATER, October 2016, Downey, CA
Group Show LATINO ART MUSEUM, September - October 2016, Pomona, CA
Group Show HIVE GALLERY, July - August 2016, Downtown LA, CA
Group Show LATINO ART MUSEUM, May 2016, Pomona, CA
Group Show (Day of the Dead),CORAZON DE LOS ANGELES, November 2015, Olvera St LA, CA 
Group Show BUENA VISTA FURNITURE/GALLERY, November 2014,El Sereno, Los Angeles, CA
Group Show LATINO ART MUSEUM, November 2014, Pomona,CA
Group Show PICTURE THIS GALLERY, March - April 2014,Long Beach, CA
Group Show (Day of the Dead),SMOKING MIRRORS GALLERY, November 2013,Pomona, CA
Group Show LELA Gallery, January 2013, Los Angeles,CA
Group Show DA Gallery,( AZTLAN SHOW ) Off & On since 2008, Resigned 2017,Pomona, CA 
Group Show WEINGART GALLERY, (Occidental College)Tribute to Hendrik Stoker,Sept - October 2012 Los Angeles,CA

Didn’t show that much in 2012. We had relocated and I have been busy working on our new home.

Group Show MUZEO MUSEUM & CULTURAL CENTER, September - October 2017, Anaheim,CA 
Group Show EXPO GALLERY, August 2011, Long Beach,CA
Group Show EXPO GALLERY, July 2011, Long Beach,CA
Group Show IGUANNA GALLERY, April - May 2011, Long Beach,CA
Group Show LATINO ART MUSEUM, November 2010, Pomona, CA
Group Show (Day of the Dead) EXPO GALLERY, November 2010, Long Beach,CA
Group Show (Day of the Dead) THE FOLK TREE GALLERY, November 2010,Pasadena,CA
Group Show (Day of the Dead) CREWEST GALLERY,November 2010,Los Angeles,CA
Group Show ONTARIO OUTREACH CENTER,August - September 2010,Ontario,CA
Group Show (Day of the Dead) FOLK TREE GALLERY, October-Novenber 2009, Paseadena,CA
Group Show CANTERA ART GALLERY, April - June 2009, Santa Ana,CA
Group Show LA CASITA DEL PUEBLO, March - April 2009, Whittier, CA
Group Show (Day of the Dead), CHIMMAYA GALLERY, October - November 2008,East LA,CA
Group Show  DA GALLERY, February 2008, Pomona, CA                       
Group Show (Day of the Dead), LANCASTER MUSEUM OF ART, October-December 2007, Lancaster, CA
Group Show  (Day of the Dead), CENTRO CULTURAL DE LA RAZA, Sep-Nov 2007,San Diego, CA 
Group Show  ORLANDO GALLERY, May - July 2007, Tarzana, CA
Group Show  LATINO ART MUSEUM, September-October 2006, Pomona, CA
Group Show  CARLOTTA’S PASSION FINE ART May-June 2006, Los Angeles, CA          
Group Show  2nd CITY COUNCIL, August - September 2005, Long Beach, CA
Group Show  LATINO ART MUSEUM, August - September 2005, Pomona, CA
Group Show  2ND CITY COUNCIL, June - July 2005, Long Beach, CA    
Group Shows (Day of the Dead), SELF HELP GRAPHICS, 1996-2005, East Los Angeles, CA
Group Show  THE GREEN DOOR GALLERY, June-July 2004, (Santora Arts Building), Santa Ana, CA
Group Show  LATINO ART MUSEUM, April - May 2004, Claremont, CA
Group Show  EAGLE ROCK COMMUNITY CULTURAL ASSOCATION, September-October 2003, LA, CA
Group Show  (Centered on the Center),HUNTINGTON BEACH ART CENTER,Annual exhibit Off & On since 2003
Group Show  LATINO ART MUSEUM, December 2002 - January 2003,Pomona,CA 
Group Show  LATINO ART MUSEUM, June - September 2002, Pomona, CA
Group Show  (Santora Arts Building),SHOWCASE NORTH GALLERY, Dec 2001- May 2002 Santa Ana, CA
Group Show  CITY OF BREA GALLERY,(Made in CA.Show) January - March 2002, Brea, CA
Group Show  GUGGENHEIM GALLERY, (Chapman University), March-April 2001, Orange, CA
Group Show  CSUF GRAND CENTRAL ART CENTER, February - March 2001, Santa Ana, 
Group Show  (Day of the Dead) OLVERA STREET GALLERY, November 1996, Los Angeles, CA
Group Shows GALERIA LAS AMERICAS, 1992 - 1996, Santa Monica & Los Angeles, CA
Group Show  HILLES LIBRARY AT HARVARD, October - November 1995
Group Show  (Day of the Dead),ARTHUR COONS GALLERY, (Occidental College), October-November 1992, Los Angeles, CA
Group Show  WEINGART GALLERY, (Occidental College), Aug-Sept 1992, Los Angeles, CA
Group Show  (Plaza De La Raza) BOATHOUSE GALLERY, March-May 1992, Los Angeles, CA
Group Shows ECHO PARK GALLERY, 1989-1991, Los Angeles, CA                     
Group Show  PALMETTO GALLERY, September - October 1990, Los Angeles, CA  
Group Show MINUS ZERO GALLERY (South Bay Contemporary Museum of Art) May - June 1990, Torrance, CA
Group Show  LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION, January-February 1990, Los Angeles, CA
Group Show  (6th Annual Day of the Dead)LOS ANGELES PHOTOGRAPHY CENTER, Oct-Nov,1989,LA,CA  
Group Show LOS ANGELES MUNICIPAL GALLERY, July 1989, Los Angeles, CA
Group Show  (4th Annual Day of the Dead) LOS ANGELES PHOTOGRAPHY CENTER, Nov 1987,LA, CA
Group Show  BRAND LIBRARY ART GALLERY, July 1987, Glendale, CA
Group Shows ALPHA CONTEMPORARY EXHIBITS, 1983 - 1986, Los Angeles (Highland Park), CA

EDUCATION:
OTIS PARSONS SCHOOL OF DESIGN 1985 - 1986
PACIFIC INSTITUTE OF COMMERCIAL ART 1984 -1985
EAST LOS ANGELES COLLEGE 1981 - 1983

PUBLICATIONS AND MEDIA:
LATINO ART MUSEUM, Artist Catalog, Pomona, CA 2009
LATINO ART MUSEUM, Artist Catalog, Pomona, CA 2006
LATINO ART MUSEUM, Artist Catalog, Pomona, CA 2005
GALAVISION, "Street Scene",TV Interview 2000
ART BUSINESS NEWS, Feature Article, Los Angeles, CA 1997
GALERIA LAS AMERICAS, Book signing, Santa Monica, CA 1996
L.A. ARTCORE, 4th Annual Awards benefit Art Auction, Los Angeles, CA 1992
NUEVO L.A. CHICANO VISUAL ARTS EXHIBIT II, Art Catalog, Los Angeles, CA 1992
SO CA WOMEN’S CAUCUS FOR ART, Journal, Feature article, Los Angeles, CA 1991
SOUTH BAY SCENE, Art scene article, Hermosa Beach, CA 1990
PENINSULA NEWS, ARTS AND ENTERTAINMENT, Palos Verdes, CA 1990
ARTISTS LIASON, Artist Catalog, Santa Monica, CA 1987

PUBLICATIONS AND MEDIA ALSO INCLUDE:
SIGNAL HILL TRIBUNE 30 YEAR ANNIVERSARY WRITE UP
GAZETTE NEWSPAPER, LONG BEACH,CA 30 YEAR ANNIVERSARY WRITE UP
LOWRIDER ARTE MAGAZINE Febuary - March 2011
ANTELOPE VALLEY PRESS
SAN GABRIEL VALLEY TRIBUNE
LOS ANGELES TIMES
DOWNTOWN LA NEWS
L. A. WEEKLY
LA OPINION
NORTHEAST NEWSPAPERS, LOS ANGELES, CA
WHO’S WHO IN AMERICA 57TH EDITION 2003-PRESENT


AWARDS/CERTIFICATES:
MUSEO MUSEUM & CULTURAL CENTER,HONORABLE MENTION AWARD, OCTOBER 2017
ORANGE COUNTY CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY ART, HONORABLE MENTION AWARD, AUGUST 2017
GALLERY EXPO 3RD PLACE CASH AWARD 2010
LATINO ART MUSEUM 3RD PLACE AWARD OCTOBER 2006
2ND CITY COUNCIL, 3RD PLACE AWARD, JUNE & AUGUST 2005
LATINO ART MUSEUM, HONORABLE MENTION AWARD, AUGUST 2005
CERTIFICATE OF APPRECIATION PRESENTED BY CITY OF LOS ANGELES FOR MURAL IN 
14TH DISTRICT NORTHEAST LOS ANGELES MAY 1986						


						

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