curriculum vitae

RESIDENCIES

2014 Arctic Circle Residency in Arctic Ocean, one month, Svalbard

2014 Deaf Artists Residency at the Anderson Center, one month, Red Wing, MN

2013 Jail Cell Residency at Alter Space, three months, San Francisco, CA

EDUCATION

California College of the Arts……..San Francisco/Oakland, CA……. 2013-2015

MFA in Comics

California College of the Arts……..San Francisco/Oakland, CA……. 2007-2011

BFA Individualized Major (Painting, Illustration, Writing)

Los Angeles County High School for the Arts……..Los Angeles, CA……. 2003-2007

Visual Fine Arts Major

SELECTED PRESS

“Bex Freund: Surrealities and Ordinary Magic.” Kadenze, June 30, 2016. https://blog.kadenze.com/2016/06/30/bex-freund-ordinary-magic/

"Spotlight On: Bex." Prism Comics, December 16, 2015. http://www.prismcomics.org/spotlight-on-bex

"Alter Space's Nova: A Living and Thriving Beast." SF Weekly, February 28, 2014. http://www.sfweekly.com/exhibitionist/2014/02/28/alter-spaces-nova-a-living-and-thriving-beast

"Bex Freund: One Week Only." Eclectix, February 26, 2014. http://eclectix.com/bex-freund-one-week-only/

“Artist Spotlight: Bex Freund Paints Life, Death, and the In-Between.” Autostraddle, February 24, 2012. http://www.autostraddle.com/artist-spotlight-bex-freund-paints-life-death-and-the-in-between-133847/

EXHIBITIONS

Emanata: A Year in Comics, July 14th-25th, 2014, CCA Campus Center Galleries, San Francisco.

The Bottled Nova Must Feed Still: Solo Exhibition, March 1st_March 8th, 2014, Alter Space, San Francisco.

Eleven Rooms After Life: Solo Exhibition, March 8th-May 7th, 2013,  Alter Space, San Francisco.

Pancakes and Booze, February 22nd-23rd, 2013, Gallery 4N5, San Francisco.

Dia de los Muertos, November 1st-December 5th, 2012, The Pallet Space, Oakland. 

three pounds of blood, dream, and electric: BFA Solo Exhibition, April 24th-May 1st,  2011. College Avenue Galleries, California College of the Arts.

Where To? The Call of the Times, April 22nd, 2011, de Young Museum, San Francisco.

Volatile Bodies, February 13th-20th, 2011, College Avenue Galleries, California College of the Arts.

Individualized Major Exhibition, October 17th-24th, 2010, North Gallery, California College of the Arts.

Gallaudet Fall Photography Exhibition, November 13 2008, Washburn Arts Center, Gallaudet University.

LACHSA Senior Show, May 2007, Studio 21, Sherry Frumkin Gallery, Los Angeles.

Concept Process, December 2nd, 2006 - Jan 14th, 2007, Pasadena Armory, Los Angeles.

LACHSA at the Rose, March 26th - May 1st 2005, The Rose Cafe, Los Angeles.