CV & PRESS

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2017

Girls, Girls, Girls — La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
(November 3–26)

2016

Swallowing the Stone — Stephen Romano Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

One — La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
 

GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2017

Crime on Canvas: Life is Beautiful Festival — curated by Jay Nailor & MiShell Modern (of M Modern Gallery)— Life is Beautiful Festival, Las Vegas, NV (September)

In My Head - Merlino Galleria d'Arte Contemporanea - Florence, Italy

Art! Vancouver  - Vancouver Convention Centre International Art Fair - Vancouver, B.C., Canada

Hive 12 Year Anniversary Show — The Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Laluzapalooza 2017 — La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Hive Tarot 8 — The Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

2016

Giant Robot Post-It Show 12 — curated by Mark Todd and Esther Pearl Watson — GR2 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Aqua Art Miami, "A Constellation" — Phylogeny Contemporary
at Art Miami, Miami, FL

New-Mexi-Low-Down — Greg Moon Art, Taos, NM 

Crime on Canvas: Life is Beautiful Festival — curated by Jay Nailor & MiShell Modern (of M Modern Gallery & CUR8L8) and Jessicka Addams — Life is Beautiful Festival, Las Vegas, NV

Fantastic Feminist Figuration — curated by Betty Ann Brown and Wendy Sherman — Groundspace Project, Los Angeles, CA

Memento Mori: Skulls & Bones in Art — Huntington Beach Art Center, Huntington Beach, CA

The 4th Annual Coaster Show & Mark Todd 'Covered' — La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

Cratedigger: The Lost Art of Album Art — The Gabba Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

We Choose Art/A Feminist Perspective — curated by Kristine Schomaker and Baha H. Danesh — MuzeuMM, Los Angeles, CA 

The Art of Calm, Stillness & Serenity  curated by Donna Bates — SugarMynt Gallery, South Pasadena, CA 

Nude Survey 5 — curated by Eric Minh Swenson — MuzeuMM, Los Angeles, CA 

Hive Gallery's 11th Year Anniversary Show — The Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Laluzapalooza 2016 — La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Nude Survey 4  — curated by Eric Minh Swenson — Jai & Jai Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

2015

Giant Robot Post-It Show 11 — curated by Mark Todd, Esther Pearl Watson, and Eric Nakamura — GR2 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Wishlist 3.0 — The Gabba Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Ink & Clay 41 — Kellogg University Art Gallery, Pomona, CA 

The 3rd Annual Coaster Show & Harold Fox 'Into Oblivion' — La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Wood, Metal, Screw — The Gabba Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Libertine — Gristle Art Gallery, Brooklyn, NY 

After Dark IV — Greg Moon Art, Taos, NM 

VS Exhibition — Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA 

Bunnymania — curated by Peter Frank and Delia Cabral for National Museum of Animals & Society — Wilding Cran Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

Fluent Imprint Project - curated by Lori Johns — C Emerson Fine Arts, St Petersburg, FL

Laluzapalooza 2015 — La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

2014

 The 8x8 Show — 11:11acc Gallery, Tarzana, CA 

The 2nd Annual Coaster Show  & Harold Fox 'On the Fringe of the Mundane' — La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

In Dreams — 11:11acc Gallery, Tarzana, CA 

Laluzapalooza 2014 — La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

2013

Shades — Corey Helford Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

The Disciplines Series 1, An Interpretative of Figurative Art by Eight Women Artists — Studio C Gallery, Los Angeles, CA 

People, Places & Things — Gallery Expo, Long Beach, CA
 

2012

2011/2012 Salon — Art Renewal Center International

2011

ATX Group Show  Los Angeles, CA

2010

LaBs — LaFonderie Atelier Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

BRAND Exhibition  Brand Library & Art Galleries, Glendale, CA 

AWARDS

Finalist – Art Renewal Center International 2011/2012 ARC Salon

EDUCATION

BFA (Cinema/TV Production), University of Southern California, Los Angeles

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1990-2007 – Deirdre Sullivan Event Design
Owner of a successful boutique event design company.  Clients included Estee Lauder, American Express, the State of Texas, Paramount Pictures, Warner Brothers, Universal Pictures, LA Magazine, Buzz Magazine, Conde Nast, and Christies Auctions House (Beverly Hills),  among others. Events featured in: InStyle Magazine, Los Angeles Magazine, Buzz Magazine, and Angeleno Magazine.

PRESS

Billboard.com – Apr 25, 2017 – "Chance the Rapper, Muse, Gorillaz, Lorde Announced for 2017 Life Is Beautiful Festival"

Disassociated – Mar 30, 2017 – "Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman, Los Angeles based surrealist figurative artist"

Cartwheel Art – Mar 3, 2017 – "Save the Date & Preview: Laluzapalooza 2017 at La Luz de Jesus"

Santa Fe New Mexican: Pasatiempo – Oct 7, 2016 – "Pop-Surrealism at Greg Moon Gallery" 

Diversions LA – Oct 5, 2016 – "Groundspace Explores Fantastic Feminist Figuration"

West Hollywood Lifestyle Magazine – Sep 2016 – "Los Angeles-Based Painter Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman Is Among Featured Artists In “Crime On Canvas,” A Group Exhibition Presented By The “Life Is Beautiful” Festival In Las Vegas, NV"

Artillery  – Sep 2016 – "Fantastic Feminist Figuration, Curated by Betty Ann Brown and Wendy Sherman"

Art and Cake – Sep 29, 2016 – "Fantastic Feminist Figuration at Groundspace Project"

Artful Amphora – Sep 21, 2016 – "Woman Around Town"

Vegas Seven – Aug 4, 2016 – "Crazy Beautiful: 'Crime on Canvas' is a pop surrealist art festival-within-a-festival"

VICE – The Creators Project – May 26, 2016 – "Magical Paintings Bring an Ancient Art Form Back from the Dead" – City of the Seekers by Tanja M. Laden

DIONISOPUNK – May 14, 2016 – "Girls"

Phantasmaphile – May 5, 2016 – "Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman show & more at Stephen Romano Gallery"

Church of Satan – May 5, 2016 – "May Exhibits at the Stephen Romano Gallery"

Widewalls – Apr 28, 2016 – "The End of Things - Stephen Romano Gallery Presents a Fascinating Group Exhibition"

Cartwheel Art Magazine – Feb 26, 2016 – "Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman: Ancient Technique, Dreams Make Magical Realism"

Nuncalosabre – Feb 25, 2016 – "Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman | Cuentos de Hadas"

Discover Hollywood Magazine – Feb 8, 2016 – "Lindsey Way and Jessicka Addams Art Review"

Hi-Fructose Magazine – Jan 26, 2016 – "Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman Adds Fairytale Charm to 14th Century Painting," by Caro

West Hollywood Lifestyle Magazine – Jan 21, 2016 – "Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman To Open At La Luz de Jesus Gallery"

Mas y Mas – Jan, 2016 – "Paintings of fairytales by Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman"

The Huffington Post – Aug 28, 2015 – "Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman in the Optical Dimension," by Shana Nys Dambrot

West Hollywood Lifestyle Magazine – Aug 20, 2015 – "Gun Girl" By Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman Opening Saturday, August 22"

LA Art Party – Aug 18, 2015 – "On View Now: Gabba Gallery Presents "Wood Metal Screw," by Kathy Leonardo

LA Splash Magazine – Aug 18, 2015 – "Wood Metal Screw 2" Opens at Gabba Gallery, Saturday, August 22!"

KTR Promo – Aug 16, 2015 – "Saturday, August 22nd, 2015 Gabba Gallery presents 'Wood Metal Screw'"

Art Nerd Los Angeles – Jul 29, 2015 – "L.A.-Based Painter Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman at LAAA Auction and Gabba Gallery"

Platinum Cheese – Mar 20, 2015 – Opening Night: "Dreamlands" @ Corey Helford Gallery

Cartwheel Art Magazine – Mar 5, 2015 – "Exclusive Preview Photos! Laluzapalooza is BACK! March 6 at La Luz de Jesus"

The New York Optimist – Oct 31, 2014 – "The Frightfully Beautiful Art of Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman"

Creep Machine Magazine – Sep 15, 2014 – "The 2nd Annual Coaster Show at La Luz de Jesus"

The Palette Pages – Sep 9, 2014 – "Deirdre Sullivan-Beeman Interview"

 

 

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