Monday, November 10, 2008

MY RESUME WOW!



THERE IS MORE ART AFTER MY RESUME.
SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM TO SEE ALL MY ART AND INFORMATION



Bridgitte Montgomery

Cell (310) 774-1107 /> E-mail: intuitart2@yahoo.com Website: www.bridgittemontgomery.blogspot.com Face Book: www.facebook.com/artistbridgitte.montgomery



Career Objective: Freelance artist, curator, art reviewer, and writer.

I have several years of experience exhibiting and curating Post Modern art. I have compiled a catalog, wrote the introduction, sent out the press releases, and created national exposure for myself and other artist with corresponding exhibit blogs. I have written art reviews and I have been published in an award winning news magazine which has given greater exposure to local and international artist.



Education



CSULA Graduate Candidate Los Angeles, CA Art History



Graduate Department of Marriage and Family Therapy Art Psychotherapy Workshops 2009-10 Loyola Marymount University LA, CA



Bachelor of Fine Arts, the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, IL Fine Art, Art History, and Art Criticism



California Institute of the Arts Valencia, CA Choreography, Dance, and Art History



El Camino College Gallery Management Certificate Candidate Torrance, CA





Exhibitions



2015 "Bridgitte Montgomery In Retrospect" California State University Los Angeles COMA Gallery 2015 "Articulation and Artitude: In Retrospect" California State University Los Angeles COMA Gallery 2014 Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery Hollywood, CA

2012 "Holiday Art Exhibition Response to the Muse" Palos Verdes Art Center Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

2011 Inglewood Open Studios Exhibition Inglewood, CA

2011 Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery LA, CA

2011 Urban: Sanctuary Los Angele, CA

2011 Holy Nativity Church Mother’s Day Exhibit Westchester, CA

2010 International Mail Art Exhibit Armory Center for the Arts Pasadena, CA

2009 Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery Hollywood, CA

2009 “Inside My Head

California African American Museum of Art LA, CA

2009 “Broken Boundaries”

Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA

2009 “Birth of a New Freedom”

Lucy Florence Cultural Center LA, CA.

2009 "Lights on LA" Persing Square LA, CA

2008 Learning Rights Law Center Fund Raising Art Exhibit LA, CA

2008 “Clarity and Happenstance”

Alex Haleigh Art Gallery, Gardena, CA

2008 “Energy Punch”

Buck Wild 12804 Venice Blvd, LA, CA

2008 “Juneteenth Celebration”

Wallace Arts Foundation at Rogers park, Inglewood, CA

2008 “La figura”

Alex Haleigh Art Gallery, Gardena, CA

2008 “Art Ascend Incline Ahead”

Alex Haleigh Art Gallery, Gardena, CA

2008 “Big Twister”

Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA

2008 “Detours in Circumstantial Karma”

Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA

2003 “Talking All At Once”

Springman Studio Gallery Chicago, IL.





Curatorial Experience



I Curated the ”Juneteenth Celebration,” 2008. I provided artist, art, and wrote an intro about the exhibition. Wallace Art’s Foundation Rogers Park, Inglewood, CA



Co-curated “Energy Punch” 2008. A collaboration with “The Walk Collaborative”

Buck Wild Gallery Los Angeles, CA



Co-curated, compiled the catalog, and wrote the introduction to the art

exhibition, “Big Twister,” 2008 El Camino College quad Torrance, CA



Co-curated, compiled the catalog, and wrote the introduction to the art exhibition,

“Art Ascend Incline Ahead,” 2008 Alex Haleigh Gallery, Gardena, CA



Co-curated, compiled the catalog, and wrote the introduction to the art exhibition, “Detours in Circumstantial Karma” 2008 Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro



“La figura” Alex Haleigh Art Gallery, Gardena, CA 2008







Catalogs that include my art



The California African American Museum's "Inside My Head" 2009

Lights on Los Angeles 2009

Download "La Figura" Catalog. My art is included. (http://www.alexhaleighgallery.com/pdf/La_Figura_ Catalog.pdf)





Art Reviews



San Francisco Bay View 6/12/09 Wanda’s Picks

Los Angeles Sentinel 5/21/09 “New Exhibition Erases Fine Line Between Fine Art and Crafts, or Intuitive Art”



Art Knowledge News 5/18/2009 California African American Museum Shows

‘Inside My Head: Intuitive Artist of African Decent’



Animation Magazine, June 2008 published information on the Wallace Arts Foundation's Juneteenth Celebration. My collaborative group Articulation and

Artitude donated their time and curated a wall art exhibition.



Publications



I wrote an art review on sculptor Preston Jackson‘s exhibition at the Chicago

Cultural Center titled, “Majestic Heroines of the Antebellum South”

It was published in the 3/06 edition of the award winning F news Magazine.



I wrote an art review and a feature interview with photographer Eleftheria Lialios titled, “Thirty Years of Art Making” It was published as a feature article in the 12/05 Edition of the award winning F News Magazine.



Teaching





I taught an African print and textile workshop at the California African American Museum Los Angles CA

I taught a collage workshop at the California African American Museum

Los Angeles, CA

Future position LAUSD after school art program via the Wallace Arts Foundation

Los Angeles, CA

I designed and taught the “Family Tree” workshop: a research and art project for the Wallace Arts Foundation. Los Angeles, CA





Commissions



I designed and painted an abstract painting for a MTV producer and film maker

Cynthia Husing Langston Los Angeles, CA



Freelance



Artist, curator, art critic, art historian, and writer. I’m currently writing about the influence on Western and American Modern art. I am also writing a book on the subject of intuition and art.







Collaborations



I am a member of the creative group, Articulation and Artitude. LA, CA

I am a member of the creative group, The Walk 1 Collaborative. LA, CA



Memberships



African American Alumni Association of The School of the Art Institute of Chicago,

Alumni Association of The School of the Art Institute of Chicago,

The California Institute of the Arts Alumni Association.

The Studio Museum in Harlem

California African American Museum

The South Side Community Arts Center in Chicago, IL.

African American Artist registry and negroartist.com





Special Skills



Gallery management, art historian, curator, and art critic and writer

I’m currently writing books on art history and art therapy.

I am skilled at replicating masterpieces, painting on a large scale, and the ancient tradition of translating intuitive impressions into art.

I’m learning to write and read ancient hieroglyphics and speak the language



Special Recognition



I was interviewed by Warner Brothers Online “Celebrity Chat” program. I was billed as “Psychic to the Stars” and was interviewed on how I became intuitive and an artist.

http://popularmechanics.boards.liveworld.com/transcripts/WarnerBros/8-17-2000.1-2.html





1. Check out the interview Warner Brothers did with me on how I became intuitive and a artist. http://popularmechanics.boards.liveworld.com/transcripts/WarnerBros/8-17-2000.1-2.html

2. Check out the art reviews I wrote in Chicago (http://www.fnewsmagazine.com/2006-mar/lecture_1.html) (http://www.fnewsmagazine.com/2005-dec/faculty.html)

3.Check out my collaborative art group's blog. It has not been updated yet. (http://articulationartitude.blogspot.com/)

4. Check out Art Slant Profile (http://www.artslant.com/global/artists/show/17047-bridgitte-bridgette-montgomery)

No comments: