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2018 Carla Harris - All Rights Reserved

 

Lives and Works in Los Angeles, CA

 

EDUCATION
Master of Fine Art - University of California, Los Angeles, CA
Continuing Studies - School of Visual Art, New York, NY
Bachelor of Science - University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA

 

PROFESSIONAL AWARDS & ACTIVITIES

2017 Curatorial Grant, Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs
2017 Grant Recipient, Pasadena Art Alliance
2015 Finalist Mark Moore Family Trust Prize
2015 Hoyt Fellowship
2014 Martha Matthias Denny Fellowship
2013 UCLA Art Council Award
2013 Resnick Fellowship

 

SELECT SOLO AND TWO PERSON SHOWS
2017 Desert Cotton Works - Moorpark Gallery, Moorpark College, Ventura, CA 
2015 Conspicuous Absence - Sonce Alexander Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Inconspicuous Presence - New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

SELECT GROUP SHOWS

2019 Vision Board - Kopeikin Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2019 100 Projects - Otis College of Art and Design, Los Angeles, CA

2018 REMEMBRANCE - ROSEGALLERY, Bergamont Station, Los Angeles, CA
2018 Black Matters - 72&Sunny, Los Angeles, CA
2017 Dialogues – Musee Des Beaux Arts De Sherbrooke, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
2016 99 Problems - The Southern, Charleston, SC
2016 S/Election - Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2016 Without Sketch or Design - Launch LA, Los Angeles, CA
2016 Play - Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Year 1 - 5790 Projects, Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, CA
2015 Hidden/Talent - Bonhams & Butterfields, San Francisco, CA
2015 W.T.M.H. - Gallery H, Hawthorne, CA
2015 Haunted Landscape - Artshare LA, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Respond - Smack Mellon, Brooklyn, NY
2014 MFA Preview – New Wight Gallery, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
2014 GLAMFA - Max L. Gatov Gallery West, Long Beach, CA
2014 New Works - McGuireWoods Gallery, Washington, DC
2013 Fracture - Warner Studios, Los Angeles, CA

2013 The Lost Show - Albert Chau, Brooklyn, NY
2012 "Projekt 30" Special Exhibition - The Voyeur and the Sociophobobe, Baltimore, MD

 

ART FAIRS
2019 AIPAD, The Photography Show, Kopeikin Gallery, Pier 94, New York, NY

2018 Paris Photo, Rose Gallery, Grand Palais, Paris, France 

 

CURATORIAL PROJECTS
2017 Haunted Memories, Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, CA

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ARTIST TALKS AND GUEST LECTURES
2018 International Conference on the Inclusive Museum, Granada, Spain

2017 Associate Art Department, Moorpark College, Ventura, CA
2016 Public Programs, Barnsdall Art Park, Los Angeles, CA
2015 Fellows of Contemporary Art, Center for the Arts, Eagle Rock, CA
2014 Undergraduate Art Department, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

"Sphinx" Oxford American, Summer 2019

"31 Photographers Capture ... Phenomena" Vice, October 2018

"On Death" Humble Art Foundation #58, September 2018

"Introducing Carla Jay Harris" San Diego Voyager, Fall 2018
"32 Artists Tackle the Privileges and Burdens of American Citizenship" Hyperallergic, January 2017
"Critics Pick: S/Election" Artforum, Winter 2016
"Carla Jay Harris" Create Magazine, Winter 2016
"The Story of A Room" Artillery Magazine, Fall 2016
"Featured Artist" Saatchi Art, Fall 2016
"Carla Jay Harris" Focal Point, Crusade for Art, Spring 2016
"Mother" Fresh Paint, Winter 2016
"Exposures-Constructions" PDN Magazine, December 2015
"In Conversation" Or Does it Explode, December 2015
"The Profound Stillness of Carla Jay Harris" Daily Serving, July 2015
"Artist Profile" For Example, May 2015
"Inconspicuous Presence" Daily Bruin, April 2015
"Raging at Racism, From Streets to Galleries" New York Times, January 2015

 

COLLECTIONS

Private Collections
University of California, Los Angeles, CA
John Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Lifetime Brands Corporate Collection, Garden City, NY
The Avon Foundation, New York, NY