E: gabriel.zea.art@gmail.com

Located in New York City

EDUCATION

2013-2015 New York Academy of Art, Masters in Fine Art in Painting, New York, NY

2013 Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) Bachelors in Painting, Baltimore, MD

2011-12 MICA in Osaka, Japan hosted by CET Academic Programs, Advanced Japanese Language at Osaka Gakuin Daigaku (大阪学院大学), Lithography and Life Drawing at Osaka University of the Arts.

2010 MICA summer painting in Sorrento, Italy

2007 The Oxbow School, Napa, CA

RESIDENCIES

2016 6-week artists residency at Vermont Studio Center in Johnson, Vermont

2016 February - July, Leipzig International Artists Programme in Leipzig, Germany

2015 October - November, Linea de Costa residency in Rota, Spain

2014 July, Moscow Residency sponsored by New York Academy of Art 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2016 Take Home a Nude, Sotheby’s Auction House, New York, NY

2016 Transmission: New York – Leipzig, Spinnerei Archiv Massiv, Leipzig, Germany

2016 LIA Spring Rundgang, Leipzig International Artists Atelier group exhibition, Leipzig, Germany

2016 Patterns Beyond the Obvious, Leipzig International Artists Atelier group exhibition, Leipzig, Germany

2015 Catarsis de Color, Linea de costa exhibition in Rota, Spain

2015 AUTO-CHEMISTRY, group exhibition at The Hollows Artspace in Bushwick, Brooklyn

2015 MFA thesis exhibition at New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2015 Moscow Residency Exhibition, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, curated by Peter Drake

2014 Take Home a Nude, Sotheby's Auction House, New York, NY

2013 (and 2014, 2015) Deck the Walls, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY, curated by Peter Drake

2012 Senior Painting, 2nd floor Fox Gallery, Baltimore, MD, curated Barry Nemett

2012 MICA Annual Sketch Book Show, Decker Library Gallery, Baltimore, MD, curated Barry Nemett and Howie Lee Weiss

2006 Congressional Art Competition 7th District of Texas, Office of Congressman John Culberson, Houston, TX

AWARDS

2016 Semi-finalist for a painting commission in the new offices of the Clearing House Payments Company in New York City

2014 Summer residency in Moscow, Russia

2013 Merit Scholarship, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY

2008-13 Academic Honors Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2008-13 NAHS Scholarship, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

2008-13 Trustee award, Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD