Camille Wong

Lives and Works in Los Angeles

b. 1995, Oakland, CA

Education

2017 BA, University of California, Santa Barbara, Art and Environmental Studies

Solo Exhibitions

2017

Premium Quality, Glass Box Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara

Curatorial Work

2017               

I Need to Get Laid, Glass Box Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara

Group Exhibitions

2019

Satan’s Food Court, Art Share LA, Los Angeles, CA

Let them eat cake, too, Blueroof Studios, Los Angeles, CA

Wholly Coast!, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, CA

2018               

2018 Student Juried Show, Boone Gallery, Pasadena City College, Awardee (Juror: Constance Mallinson), Pasadena, CA

2017               

2017 Undergraduate Exhibition, Art, Design, and Architecture Museum, University of California, Santa Barbara

2016               

Iron, Gender, and Power, College of Creative Studies Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara

Intermediate, Glass Box Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara

Open Studios, Arts 2235, University of California, Santa Barbara

2015               

Bloom, Youth Interactive Creative Studio, Santa Barbara

2014               

From the Atrium: Summer Sessions, Atrium, University of California, Santa Barbara

2013              

Youth Fellows, Pro Arts Gallery, Oakland, CA

 

Honors & Awards

Awardee, 2018 Student Juried Show, Pasadena City College, Pasadena, CA

Faculty Award of Distinction, University of California, Santa Barbara Department of Art, 2017

Dean’s List, University of California, Santa Barbara

Selected Publications as Author

2019               “Elite Institutions and the Need for Cultural Inclusion," Matai Agency

“A lesson from LACMA’s “Outliers and the American Vanguard,” Adolescent.net             

                      “Artist David Alekhuogie describes American struggle using gravity,” Adolescent.net

                      “How K-pop reflects the globalization of this generation,” Cult Club

2018               “How One Day at a Time Breaks the Monotony of Commercially Successful Art,” Murze Mag

“The Evolution of Museums: Susana Smith Bautista on Why Museums Need to Communicate,” Cult Club

“TFW Nina Chanel Abney’s paintings reflect your newsfeed,” Cult Club

                      “The Mourning of Youth: Masculinity and Mass Shooters,” Cult Club

                      “Cameron Rowland confronts modern systems of oppression,” Cult Club

                      “Hilma af Klint: Rewriting Art Herstory,” Cult Club

"Marguerite Humeau’s Birth Canal,” Cult Club

                      “Bodys Isek Kingelez’s City Dreams,” Cult Club

                      “B. Wurtz is the god for your unwanted Tupperware containers,” Cult Club

Experience

2019-present Gallery Attendant, Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery

2018-present Founder/editor-in-chief, Cult Club

2017-present   Studio Manager, James R. Eads Illustration

2017 Curatorial Programs Intern, 18th Street Arts Center

2017 Artist Assistant, Yumiko Glover

2016-2017 Artist Assistant, Emily Baker

2017                Community Engagement Intern, Museum of Contemporary Art, Santa Barbara

2017                 Gallery Intern, Glass Box Gallery, University of California, Santa Barbara