Susan Amorde

Studio: 1019 West Manchester Blvd. Inglewood, CA 90301

susanamorde.com/susanamorde@gmail.com/310-365-1953

 

EDUCATION    

B.F.A.  California State University, Long Beach, CA, Sculpture

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017    In My Case, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA

            Speaking Out, Shoebox Projects, Los Angeles, CA

 

2010    Figuring It Out: Sculpture by Susan Amorde, Screen Actors Guild Foundation, Los Angeles, CA

 

2009    New Work by Susan Amorde, Private Residence, Los Angeles, CA

 

2002    New Sculptures by Susan Amorde, Peak Performance, Santa Monica, CA

2000   Susan Amorde, Brentwood Art Center, Brentwood, CA

 

RESIDENCIES

2016-2017    Shoebox Projects, Brewery Artist Complex, Los Angeles, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2020    Non Sequitur, Los Angeles Art Association (Online), Los Angeles, CA

            Maiden L.A.:Shoebox Presents…, Shoebox Projects (Online), Los Angeles, CA

            Shoebox Call and Response 3, (Online), Los Angeles, CA

            Home/Front, Shoebox Projects (Online), Los Angeles, CA

            Perceive Me, Ronald H Silverman Fine Art Gallery, CSU Los Angeles, Los Angeles CA

2019    Converge, Beacon Arts, Inglewood, CA

            Let Me Eat Cake,Too!, Blue Roof Studios, Los Angeles, CA

            A Feminist Perspective, We Choose Art, The Mantalban Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Shades of Water, We Choose Art, The Mantalban Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

            

2018    Shades of Water, We Choose Art, The Mantalban Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

            Inglewood Open Studios Group Show, Residency Gallery, Inglewood, CA

            MuzeuMM Points of View, MuzeuMM Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Feminism Now, Grafiska Sällskapet, Stockholm, Sweden

            Feminism Now, Southern California and Swedish Artists, Shoebox Projects, Los Angeles, CA

 

2017    California Sculpture SLAM 2017, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA

            Pop Surreal Playground, Artshare LA, Los Angeles, CA

            Huddle, Shoebox Projects, Los Angeles, CA 

            Muses at MuzeuMM, MuzeuMM Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Personal Narrative, Annenberg Beach House Gallery, Santa Monica, CA. 

            

2016    South Bay Focus, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA. 

            MAS Attack, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

            Inglewood Open Studios Group Show, Residency Art Gallery, Inglewood, CA

            Water, Cactus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Zero Down Group Exhibition, 1019West, Inglewood, CA

            Let Us Eat Cake:Tier Delight, Studio C Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Skyline, South Bay Contemporary, San Pedro, CA, 

            MAS Attack, San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA

            Water Works!. Water Wheel Online 

            Rollings Hills Group Show, Rolling Hills, CA

 

2015    Waterworks II, Porch Gallery, Ojai, CA and Glendale College, CA (catalog)

            2015 Los Angeles Exhibition, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdall Park,

            Los Angeles, CA. Curated by Tomas Benitez, Fatemeh Burnes, Peter Frank

            Dab Art Group Exhibition/August, HUD Gallery, Ventura, CA

            SLAM, San Luis Obispo Museum of Art, San Luis Obispo, CA. Curated by Bella Feldman and Ruta Saliklis

            Trés Riche Heures, KBW on La Brea, Inglewood, CA

            Where the Magic Happens, Gallery H, Hawthorne, CA. Curated by Kristine Schomaker

 

2014    IOS Group Show, 1019West, Inglewood, CA

            Out There: I Do, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA.

            Zero Down, 1019West, Inglewood, CA

            Body Language, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA. Curated by George Herms (catalog)

 

2013    Member’s Only, Syrup Loft, Los Angeles, CA

            1019West/IOS Group Show, 1019West, Inglewood, CA

            reaction:1019, with ele:mental a group show by 5790 Projects at Beacons Arts Building, Inglewood, CA

            Zero Down, 1019West, Inglewood, CA.

 

2012    IOS Group Show, Beacon Arts Building, Inglewood, CA

            California Open Exhibition, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA. Curated by Meg Linton

            Homage to the Muse, Gallery Godo, Glendale, CA

 

2011    Fall Open Studios, Grand View Fine Arts Studios, Los Angeles, CA

            Spring Open Studios, Grand View Fine Arts Studio, Los Angeles, CA

 

2010    Fall Open Studios, Grand View Fine Arts Studios, Los Angeles, CA

            Well Versed, 2nd City Council Art Gallery/Performance Space, Long Beach, CA

            Curated by James Scarborough

            California Visual Artists:Celebrating California Artists and Their Work, 2nd City Council

            Art Gallery/Performance Space, Long Beach, CA. Curated by Ed Schad                 

2008    Getty Underground, J. Paul Getty Museum/Villa, Malibu, CA

            Winter and Spring 2008, American Art Salon, Fifth Annual Exhibition Online, Curated                            

2007    Fall 2007, American Art Salon, Fifth Annual Exhibition Online, Curated                  

            First Annual Heart Touch Exhibit, Verve Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

2006    Peonies from Heaven Holiday Show, Private Residence, La Cañada, CA

            California Open Exhibit, TAG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA. Curated by Laddie John Dill

            The Art of Business: A Tribute to Artists with Day Jobs, Second City Council Gallery, Long Beach, CA. Curated by Joan   

            Luther WIlder

            60th Annual Sculpture Exhibition, Pen & Brush Gallery, New York, NY. Curated by

            Denise Bibro Jonathan Shahn, Peter Trippi

            The Human Figure, Long Beach Arts Gallery, Long Beach, CA                 

            Mar Vista Arts Guild’s Winter Exhibition, Kraft Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

2005    Mar Vista Art Vista Winter Shows, Mar Vista Art Guild, Kraft Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

            Nine shows: Jan. 28- March 25

            Mar Vista Art Vista Members Group Show Jan. 21-27, Mar Vista Arts Guild, Kraft Gallery, Los Angeles, CA                                          

2004    Group Show, The Sculpture Studio, Santa Monica, CA

 

2002    Getty Underground, J. Paul Getty Museum, Brentwood, CA (catalog)

           

2000    Group Show, Brentwood Art Center, Brentwood, CA

            A Night of Arts and Entertainment, Beaudry Building, Los Angeles Center

            Studios, Los Angeles, CA.Curated by Briana Schnecchia 

            Getty Underground, J. Paul Getty Museum, Brentwood, CA

 

MEMBERSHIPS

National Sculpture Society

International Sculpture Center

Gallery 825, Los Angeles Art Association

Torrance Artists Guild

SCWCA

 

BIBLIOGRAPHY

 

2017    Shana Nys Dambrot, “Susan Amorde: In My Case”, March 6, 2017, The Huffington Post, huffingtonpost.com

            Carel Schmidlkofer, “Hire A P.R. Firm.” Professional Artist Magazine April/May 2017: 47-50. Print

            Genie Davis, “Susan Amorde is Speaking Out,” January 17, 2017, artandcakela.com

2016    “Susan Amorde checks our emotional baggage after November election," Thursday, December 22, 2016, artdaily.org

            “Shoebox Projects presents Susan Amorde”, FABRIK, December 16, 2016, thisisfabrik.com

            “Susan Amorde,” Diversions LA, July 28, 2015, diversionsla.com

            Jennifer Susan Jones, “Susan Amorde:Emotional Baggage,” beautiful.bizarre, June 13, 2016, beautifulbizarre.net

            Skyline, South Bay Contemporary

            Water Works II, Porch Gallery, Ojai and Venice Institute of Contemporary Art

2014    Body Language, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art

2013    Sam Lubell. “Arts Bloom in Inglewood, Calif.,”The New York Times, June 26, 2013, pg TR8

2006    John Houck. “Artists in Residence: Susan Amorde,” Mar Vista View, July 2006, pg 7 Shirlee Gottlieb,. “A stellar body of      

            body works,” Press-Telegram, January 27, 2006, pg 25

2002    Jacqueline Cabrera, Maria Gilber, Brenda Podemski, Susan Cho, Editors,

            Getty Underground 2002 (J. Paul Getty Trust, 2003), 12