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Gaia
Lives and works in Brooklyn, NY, and Baltimore, MD

Education
Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD, class of 2011

Museums Exhibitions
2014
Language of the Wall, Pera Muzesi, Istanbul, 2014

2013
Off the Wall, Palazzo Collicola Arti Visive, Spoleto, 2013

2012
Remington Project, Baltimore Museum of Art, 2012 - 2013
100th Anniversary of the Girl Scouts portrait of Juliette Gordon Low, Smithsonian Museum, 2012


Curated Projects
2014
Open Walls Baltimore 2 March-May
Funded by the PNC Foundation, National Endowment with the Arts, and coordinated with Station North Arts and Entertainment District

2013
American Alliance of Museums
Installation at the Baltimore Convention Center

2012
Open Walls Baltimore, Baltimore, March-May
Funded by the PNC Foundation, National Endowment with the Arts, and coordinated with Station North Arts and Entertainment District


Solo Exhibitions
2013
Show of Hands, Nelly Duff, London Apr-May
Marshland, Rice Gallery, Houston Sep-Dec

2011
Resplendent Semblance, Maxwell Colette Gallery and Pawn Works, Chicago, March-May
Succession, In/Flux project space, May-Jun
Succession, Jonathan Levine Gallery, May-Jun

2010
The Reinvention of Nature, Gallery Heist, San Francisco, May-Jun
The Urban Romantic, Irvine Contemporary, Washington DC, Jun-Jul

Two Person Exhibitions

2010
Portraits, Brooklynite Gallery, New York, Oct-Nov

2009
Selected Works by Gaia and Imminent Disaster, Ad Hoc Art, New York Jun-Jul


Selected Group Exhibitions
2012
SGC International Student Fellowship Awardees Exhibition, Woldenberg Art Center, Tulane University, New Orleans, March

2011
Street Art Saved My Life, Cave Gallery, Los Angeles, Aug-Sep
Tribute 2, Irvine Contemporary, DC, Jun-Jul
LAX/PDX, Together Gallery, Portland, Apr-May
Martha Cooper: Remix, Carmichael Gallery, Los Angeles, Apr-May
(e)merge Art Fair, Irvine Contemporary, DC, Sep
On Every Street, Samuel Owen, Connecticut, Oct-Nov

2010
A Cry For Help, Thinkspace, Los Angeles, Jan-Feb
The Next Generation, London Miles Gallery, May-Jun
Dead Letter Playground, Leo Kesting Gallery, New York, Jun-Jul
Street to the Cube, 941 Geary Gallery, San Francisco, Aug-Sep
Ephemeral Beauty, Gallery Heist, San Francisco, Aug-Sep
Living Walls, Eyedrum Gallery, Atlanta, Aug-Sep
Street/Studio, Irvine Contemporary, Washington DC, Nov-Dec

2009
Dark Pop 2.0, Last Rites, New York, Dec-Jan
Re-Up. Gallery1988, San Francisco, Oct-Nov
Street/Studio, Irvine Contemporary, Washington DC, Jun-July
From the Streets of Brooklyn, Thinkspace, Los Angeles, Jan-Feb

2008
Poets of Paste, Ad Hoc Art, New York, Jun-July
The Big Issue, Black Rat Press, London, Aug-Sep
Corked, Urban Angel Gallery, London, Sep-Oct
Dark Pop, Last Rites Gallery, New York, Sep-Oct
Raw Skies, Carmichael, Los Angeles, Oct-Nov
Power and Currency, Factory Fresh Gallery, Nov-Dec
Block Party, Ad Hoc Art, New York, Dec-Jan

2007
Group Show, Ad Hoc Art, New York, Jun-July

Murals
Cash Cans and Candy, Vienna, 2014
Viavai, Racale, Italy, 2014
Year of Altruism, South Carolina, 2014
FORM, Perth, 2014
Open Walls Baltimore, Baltimore, 2014

Z Lot Project, Detroit, 2013
O Positive Festival, Kingston NY, 2013
Mural Festival, Montreal, 2013
Wall Therapy, Rocherst, NY 2013
G40, Richmond, 2013
The 8th Vladivostok Biennale of Visual Arts, Vladivostok, 2013
The Sheboygan Project, Sheboygan, WI, 2013
Attack Festival, Italy 2013
Acrylic Walls, South Africa, 2013

Philadelphia Mural Arts, Philadelphia, 2012
Arabber Commemoration, Baltimore, 2012
Smith Commons, DC, 2012
Painted Desert Project, Arizona, 2012
Living Walls Concepts, Atlanta, 2012
G40, Richmond, 2012
Meetings of Styles, Argentina, 2012

Wynwood Walls, Miami, 2011
Bakehouse, Miami, 2011
Philadelphia Mural Arts Commission, Philadelphia, 2011
Living Walls Atlanta, 2011
Living Walls Albany, 2011

Residencies
2013
/A Word of Art: Acrylic Walls, Johannesburg and Capetown, South Africa Jan-Feb

Marshland, Houston, Rice Gallery, Sep-Oct

2010
EWHA University, Seoul, South Korea Jul-Aug

Print Editions

2012
Poster Child Prints - Los Angeles
Nelly Duff - London

2011
Maxwell Colette - Chicago
Edgar Allan Poe Home Fundraiser - Baltimore

2010
Nelly Duff - London

2009
Paperworks Laboratories – Los Angeles
Irvine Contemporary, edition in collaboration with Pyramid Atlantic

2008
Ad Hoc Art – New York
Prescription Art - London
Lint NYC – New York

Bibliography, Press, and Media
2013
New York Times, By Amy O'Leary, May 3, 2013 "Bushwick Gets a Fresh Coat"

The Baltimore Sun, By Justin George, Ian Duncan and Carrie Wells, August 10, 2013 "Group targets Baltimore vacants with art, activism"

Daily Freeman, By Paula Ann Mitchell, October 25, 2013 "Uptown Kingston mural prompts objections, support, discussion"

Houston Chronicle, By Molly Glentzer, October 18, 2013 "A 'totally noisy' portrait of the Bayou City"

2012
Washington Post, By DeNeen L. Brown, December 15, "Street artist Gaia exhibit opens at Baltimore Museum of Art"

Washington Post, By Maura Judkis,May 18, "Open Walls tags Baltimore’s Station North district as an ‘it’ neighborhood"

Baltimore Magazine, By Johan Lewis, June, 2012, "An unlikely partnership produces a street-art spectacle to lure visitors to Station North."

Baltimore City Paper, By Andrea Appleton, May 9, 2012, "Wall To Wall: Murals by street artists from around the world now occupy Station North"

TimeOut Chicago, By Jonathan Kinkley, October 18, 2012, "Pilsen welcomes street art from Gaia, ROA, Jon Burgerman, Reyes78 and more"


2011
Walls and Frames: Fine Art From the Streets. Ed. Maximiliano Ruiz. Gestalten

New York Times, August 7, 2011. "Fiscal Woe Haunting Baltimore Poe House." Kate Taylor.

Baltimore Sun, May 20, 2011. "After graduation, street artist Gaia takes flight." Michael Sragow.

Miami Herald, September 27, 2011. "Wynwood street art gets wall-to-wall revival." Lomi Kriel

2010
Untitled II. The Beautiful Renaissance: Street Art and Graffiti. Ed. Gary Shove. Durham, UK: Pro-Active Communications.

Beyond the Street; 100 Leading Figures in Urban Art. Ed. Patrick Nguyen, Stuart Mackenzie. Gestalten

Street Art New York. Ed. Jaime Roho, Steven Harrington. Prestel

City Paper, October, 2010. Best of Baltimore Issue. “Best Street Art>”

Urbanite Magazine, October Issue Cover Story, 2010. “The Oracle
From the walls of the city’s derelict buildings, messages about our past and future.” Elizabeth Evittz Dickenson

2009
New York Times, October 25, 2009. “A Battle, on Billboards, of Ads vs. Art”

New York Magazine, Dec 13, 2009. “Reasons to Love New York 09” Colin Moynihan

2008
Untitled: Street Art in the Counter Culture. Gary Shove. Durham, UK: Pro-Active
Communications.

New York Times, March 9. “To the Trained Eye, Museum Pieces Lurk Everywhere” Seth
Kugel.

Brooklyn Street Art, Jaime Rojo and Steven Harrington. New York, Prestel.