Vita

Andrea Gomez

SELECTED FEATURED SHOWINGS OF MY WORK
• Caldwell County Arts Council, 2008
• Featured Artist, Glance Gallery, Raleigh,  2006
Blowing Off Steam, Little Art Gallery, Raleigh, 2004
Mundocitos, Artspace, Raleigh, NC ,  2003
Divine Milieu, Raleigh Contemporary Gallery (cited by Independent in  Best Ten 2003)
AsaltoyParanoia Artspace, Raleigh, NC2002
•  Pictures from the Birth of the World, The Horace Williams House, Chapel Hill, 2000
The Burdens Sequences, Artspace,  Raleigh,  1997
Flipbooks and Storyboards, Tyndall Galleries, Durham, NC , 1997
Restless Images:  3-person show at Artspace, curated by John Coffey.With Pat Scull and Gerry Lynch,1996
To Help Us Live:  God, Passion and Angst, with Gerry Lynch and Antonio Rivera. Stevens Gallery ,Raleigh,1995
Ishmael in the Wilderness, with Mickey Gault. This installation exhibit was Artspace’s Artist Proposal Award Show in 1994.  Cited in The
Spectator, News&Observer, The Durham Herald Tribune as one of the  10 most important shows in 1994. 
(Re-exhibited by invitation at Duke in 1996.)
• New Works, Artspace, Raleigh NC, 1988-97
• 36th Annual Juried Art Show, Durham Art Guild, 1990-95
• Henley Spectrum, Winston-Salem NC,   1990
• Wake Visual Annual Exhibit, Paul Hartley, Maude Gatewood, jurors 1990-91
• One Person Show, Interior Landscapes, Tyndall Galleries, 1993
• One Person Show, Carteret Gallery of Contemporary Art, Morehead City NC 1993
• “Animation Art,” a show of contemporary American animators’ single paintings and cels, Pittsburgh Filmmakers, Inc., Paul Glabicki, curator   1979

SELECTED MAJOR REVIEWS OF MY WORK
• Max Halperen, “Envisioning the Arts,” The Independent, December 31, 2003
• Juror’s Notes from “New Works,” 2003 juried exhibition of Artspace
Dr. Sarah Schroth, curator, Duke University Museum of Art.*
• Max Halperen, “Layers of the Divine,”  The News and Observer, January 24, 2003*
• Kate Dobbs Ariail, “Source Imagery,”  The Independent, June 6, 2000*
• Kate Dobbs Ariail,”Freeze Frames,”  The Independent, June 9, 1993
• Blue Greenberg, “Pastels Show Gomez in Comfort,” The Herald-Sun, June, 1993..
• Max Halperen, “Experiencing the Mystery,”  The Spectator , January 12, 1994.
• Blue Greenberg, “Gomez and Gault Take On Our Times with Biblical
Foundation,”  The Herald-Sun, January 23, 1994.
• Kate Dobbs Ariail, “Biblical Implications,”  The Independent , January 15, 1994.
• Chuck Twardy, “The Banished Sun,”  The News and Observer, January 14, 1994.
• Chuck Twardy, “The Artist Makes a Spiritual  Quest,” The News and Observer, September 29, 1995.

Film Showings
Flatpack Festival, Birminghan, England, 2018
Edge of Frame, London, England, http://www.edgeofframe.co.uk/you-me-them/,curator, Edwin Rostron ,2017
• Retrospect of my Films and Exhibit of Art from the Films  University of California at ChicoState ,1999
• Retrospect, Performance Network, Ann Arbor MI, 1987
Golden Years: Tyler’s 50th Anniversary: Invitational, 1984
• Brooklyn Arts and Cultural Assn., Metropolitan Museum of Art, NYC, January 1984
Jewish Film Festival, Kennedy Center, Washington DC
• Retrospect, Performance Network, Ann Arbor MI, 1983
Women in the Visual Arts, featured artist, Delta College, MI 1983
The Jewish Film Festival, national distribution (including 92nd Street Y), 1981
• Detroit Focus Gallery, invitational film showing, 1980
Ann Arbor Film Festival Tour, 1978
Cinema 12 Tour
Poetry/Film Festival Tour
• There were numerous other showings arranged by my distributor, Picture Start.

SELECTED AWARDS AND HONORS
The Spectator, “Ishmael in the Wilderness” chosen as one of the 10 best shows of 1994.
• Artspace’s 3-Person Show Award. Chosen by John Coffey, Curator of Contemporary Art, NCMA, 1995.
• Artspace Proposal Show Award, 1994, chosen by membership.
• Durham Art Guild Juried Exhibition Merit Award.
• Glaxo Purchase Award, Durham Art Guild Exhibition, 1990.

SELECTED CORPORATE COLLECTIONS
• Biogens
• IBM
• SAS
• Glaxo

PUBLICATIONS
Animation: State of the Art, City Arts Quarterly, volume 2, Number 4, Fall/Winter 1987.
• Included in catalogue of American Animation Art, Field of Vision, No. 8, Fall, 1979.
Frames, a Selection of Drawings and Statements by Independent American Animators,
edited by George Griffin, Capital City Press, Vermont, 1978.

GRANT AWARDS
• Eastern Frontier, Norton Island Residency, July, 2004
• Producer’s Color Service: In-Kind Production Grant,1988
• Michigan Council for the Arts: Individual Artist’s Grant.1984-85
• Center for New Television, NEW: Production Grant 1984
• Michigan Council for the Arts: Individual Artist’s Grant 1981
• American Film Institute: Independent Filmmaker Fellowship 1977

EDUCATION
• Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pa. BFA, 1972
• State University of New York, Upper Division at Utica-Rome (graduate credits in
• children’s lit.art) 1973-74
• Wayne State University, Detroit, MI Graduate Certificate in Archives 1988