Joan Robey

EDUCATION

University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, 1968 BFA

UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, 1996-2003, select courses

Otis College of Art, Los Angeles, CA, 1998-2001, select courses

             

 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

    * Lois Lambert Gallery, Santa Monica, CA 2009 "natural materials"

    * Cisco Home, Pasadena, CA 2007

    * Sage College, Opalka Gallery, Albany, NY 2007 "Recent Sculpture"

    * OK Harris, New York, New York 2007

    * galerie yoramgil, W. Hollywood, CA 2005, "anew"

    * Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, CA, 2000, “Naoj: Yebor Island”

    * Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, CA, 1998, “Wall2Wall”

    * Me.L.Yu, Denver, CO, 1998, “Joan Robey”

    * Me.L.Yu, Denver, CO, 1997, “Second Coming: From Reject to Object”

    * Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, CA, 1996, “Objection Overruled”

    * Me.L.Yu, Denver, CO, 1996, “Objection Overruled"   

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (selected)

    * Sculpturesite Gallery, San Francisco, CA 2008 "Reclaiming Materials"

    * galerie yoramgil, Beverly Hills, CA, 2004, “Joan Robey & Peter Voulkas”

    * LA Artcore Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, CA, 2003, “Wallworks Winners”

    * galerie yoramgil, Beverly Hills, CA, 2003, “Introductions”

    * Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, CA, 2002, “Joan Robey: In the

      Company of Friends”

    * So. La Brea Gallery, Inglewood, CA, 2002, “Summer Formal”

    * LA Artcore Brewery Annex, Los Angeles, CA, 2002, “Wallworks” juried show, George Herms, juror, 2nd prize

    * Cal Poly Pomona, Pomona, CA, 2002, “Art of Function”

    * Venice Art Walk, Venice, CA, 1998-2002

    * Desiderata Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1999

    * Muckenthaler Cultural Center, Fullerton, CA, 1999, “Outside In”

    * Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA, 1997, “Use Me”

    * Tustin Renaissance Gallery, Tustin, CA, 1997, “Contemporary Furniture”

    * Studio Warehouse Exhibit, New York, NY, 1996

    * Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, CA, 1995, “Sound Furniture”

    * Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, CA, 1995, “Chair Show”

    * LACE (L.A. Contemporary Exhibitions) Los Angeles, CA, 1995,

      “Sitting Pretty”

    * Kralj Space Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, 1995

MUSEUM EXHIBITIONS

    * Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO, 1998, “The Art of Tea”

    * Orange County Museum, Newport Beach, CA, 1997, “Feast on Art”

    * Oakland Museum, Oakland, CA, (traveling exhibition) 1997, “Hello Again! A New             Wave of Recycled Art and Design   

COLLECTIONS

    * Peter Norton Family Trust

    * Museum of Contemporary Art, Miami, FL

    * Nick Weschler

    * “Batman & Robin” Movie

    * Judith Ivey/Tim Braine

    * Drew Carey

    * Les Firestein

 

REVIEWS

    * Abstract Art On Line, www.abartonline.com, 2007

    * Santa Monica Mirror, Gallery of Functional Art, Santa Monica, CA, 2000

    * Santa Monica Mirror, Desiderata, Los Angeles, CA, 1999

    * Metropolis Magazine, “In-Sites” 1997

    * Outlook Newspaper, Santa Monica, CA, “One Person’s Trash” 1996

    * Pierce College, Woodland Hills, CA 2007 "To Assemble"