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Tamara Gonzales
b. Madera, CA. Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY

Solo Exhibitions:
2017 Campesino Bailando, 39 Great Jones, NY, NY
         Ometeotl, Klaus von Nichtssagend, NY, NY
2014 Winter is Coming, Klaus von Nichtssagend, NY, NY
         Tamara Gonzales, Sometimes (works of art), NY, NY
2013 Unicorn Kittens, Shoot The Lobster, NY, NY
2012 Tamara Gonzales: Untitled, Norte Maar, Brooklyn, NY

Group Exhibitions:

2017
Drawing Island, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Archetypwriters, curated by Roe Projects & Schema Projects, Brooklyn, NY

2016
Victory Garden, 
Planthouse, NY, NY
Flat Fix, curated by Ryan Steadman & Ryan Wallace, Code Art Fair, Copenhagen, Denmark
Paddlecourt, Westport, CT
Broken Register: The Virtues of MisalignmentAble Baker Contemprary, Portlad ME
Home is Where You're Happy, Embassy Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
DARK STAR Cosmos and Abstraction, curated by Raymond Foye, Planthouse, NY, NY
Wobbly Swabblies, Pablo's Birthday, NY, NY

2015
Common Threads, Mixed Greens, NY, NY
Refiguring, Coburn Projects London, London, UK
Crowded House, Harper's Books, East Hampton, NY
Yin Yang, 99 Cent Plus, Brooklyn, NY
American Academy of Arts & Letters, NY, NY
Between A Place And Candy, curated by Jason Andrews,1285 Avenue of the Americas Gallery,
If Not For You, curated by Sue and Phil Knoll, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA

2014
Bullet in the Brain, Brian Morris Galllery, NY, NY
Spaced Out:Migrations to the Interior, curated by Phong Bui, Red Bull Studios, NY, NY
Chinese Zodiac, organized by Adrienne Rubenstein, NY, NY
Brushcrusher, organized by Gerasimos Florastos & Quintessa Matranga, NY, NY
Sargent's Daughters, Sargent's Daughter, NY. NY
Awkward, organized by Jeremy Willis, Brooklyn, NY 
Paintings Differ, or Vary, organized by Talia Shulze & Peter Shear, BOS, Brooklyn, NY 
Space Heater, Curated by Andy Cross, Harbor Gallery, Ridgewood, NY
Geometry Poems, Organized by Katherine Mojzsis, Janet Kurnatowki, Brooklyn, NY 
See-Through, Projekt722, Brooklyn, NY

2013
Caving, Curated by Yevgenia Baras, Honey Ramka, Brooklyn NY
Snail Salon, Curated by Adrianne Rubenstein, Regina Rex Gallery, Ridgewood, NY
Come Together: Survivng Sandy Year 1, Curated by Phong Bui, Industry City, Brooklyn, NY
Draw Gym, Organized by Brian Belott, 247365 & KNOW MORE GAMES , Brooklyn, NY
To Be A Lady, Organized by Jason Andrews, Sundarum Tagore Gallery, Singapore Invitational
Lat 41° 7’ N., Long. 72° 19 W, Organized by Bob Nickas, Martos Gallery, East Marion, NY
Swing State, Curated by Jane Kim, Pop-Up Location, NY, NY
Pinkpurple, NYPL Mid-Manhattan Art in the Corner Room, Organized by Arezoo Moseni
Chiaroscuro, Curated by JJ Manfed & Steve Rivera, Novella Gallery, NY, NY
Hello Darling, Curated by Patrick Berran, SOUTHFIRST, Brooklyn ,NY

2012
Swamp, Curated by Kari Adelaide. Poe Cottage, Bronx, NY 
Pillow Talk, Ille Arts, Amagansett, NY
The Escape From The Banal Everday Life To The World Of The Ideal, Curated by Brooke Moyse, NURTUREart, Brooklyn, NY
Art Blog Art Blog Love, Curated by Stephen Truax, One River Gallery, Englewood, NJ
To Be A Lady, Curated by Jason Andrews, Ave of The Americas Art Gallery, NY, NY
Pig Party, Organized by Gina Beavers, New York City, NY, NY
Epiphanic Glow, Curated by Brad Hajzak, Geoffrey Young Gallery, Great Barrington, MA
Sweet Distemper, Organized by Isaac Lyles, Derek Eller Gallery, NY, NY
Creature From The Blue Lagoon, Organized by Bob Nickas, Bridgehampton, NY
Hex, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn NY
The Final Frontier, The Atlantic Conference, Brooklyn, NY
Wavers, Organized by EJ Hauser and Rob Nadeau, Brooklyn, NY
Dependent art fair, presented by James Fuentes, NY, NY
What I Know, Organized by Jason Andrew, NYCAMS, NY, NY 
Special Blend, Organized by Chris Martin, The Journal Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

2011
Ritual Aesthetics, Organized by Progress Report, Tompkins Projects, Brooklyn, NY 
Freestyle, Joe's Studio, Organized by Joe Ballweg & Andrea Bergart, Ridgewood, Ny
Idiots Delight, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY
Surrealism, Organized by Jason Andrew with Ali Ha, Factory Fresh, Brooklyn, NY 
Temporary Antumbra Zone, Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 
Williamsburg 2000, Art 101, Brooklyn, NY

2010
Wall-to-Wall, Daniel Weinberg Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Please Jump Around in Here, Storefront, Brooklyn, NY
No Freekouts, St. Cecelia’s Convent, Brooklyn, NY 
979 to MF Golden Age, Party Expo, Brooklyn, NY
Brooklyn Schlatt, Fortress of Solitude, Brooklyn, NY
Dance Ghost, Vaudeville Park, Brooklyn, NY

2009
Spun, Monkey Town, Brooklyn, NY
Chunky Monkey, Red Flagg, New York, NY

2008
Party at Phong's House, Janet Kurnatowski, Brooklyn, NY
Open Studios, iaab, Basel, Switzerland

2007
Orpheous, PS1 Long Island City, NY 
99¢, Jersey City Museum & Victory Hall, Jersey City, NJ 
Supermarket, the:artists:network. New York, NY

2006
!@#$%, the:artists:network. New York, NY

2005
Dry Goods, The AUK, Hamden, NY
Temperature, the:artists:network, New York, NY

2004
Self-ish, Gallery Onetwentyeight, New York, NY
mace2, the:artists:network, New York, NY 

2003 
Lust, Fe Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2002
Window Shopping, eywash, Brooklyn, NY
New Works, Sanskriti Kendra, New Delhi, India,

2001
Made In Brooklyn, Sideshow, Brooklyn, NY

2000
A Few of My Favorite Things, Cheryl Pelavin Fine Art, New York, NY
Yaddo Centennial, Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, Brooklyn, NY

1999
The Big Little Drawing Show,” N3 Project Space, Brooklyn, NY 
Om, Dorsky Gallery, New York, NY
Painting III, N3 Project Space, Brooklyn, NY

1997
New York Drawers, Gasworks Gallery, London, UK
Current/Undercurrent, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, NY
Artist of the Week, Pierogi 2000, Brooklyn, NY
Sex & Spirituality, Ridge Street Gallery, New York, NY

1996
Cool Girls, PS 122, New York, N. 
Drawing Show, Rupert Goldsworthy Gallery, Berlin, Germany
Shifting Identities, CB's Gallery, New York, NY 

1995
Crossections, Eighth Floor Gallery, New York, NY 
Other Rooms, Ronald Feldman Gallery, New York, NY
Visiting Angels, Gold Bar, New York, NY

Residencies:
2012 CCA Andraxt, Mallorca, Spain
2008 iaab, Basel, Switzerland
2001 Sanskriti Kendra, New Delhi, India
1999 Yaddo, Saratoga Springs New York
1997 Vermont Studios Center, Johnson Vermont

Public Collections: 
Zimmelman Art Museum

Lectures:
2013 University of Knoxville - On my work
2013 NYPL What Inspires Artists Series - Altars, Temples, and Day of the Dead.

Education:
2005 BA—Liberal Arts, Vermont College ADP
1990 AAS—Fine Arts, Parsons School of Design