Bio

Kim Cantley
kim@kimcantley.com

BORN
Los Angeles, California 1968
Lives in Orange County, California

EDUCATION
2011 BFA, Drawing and Painting, California State University, Fullerton
2007 Associate of Arts, Studio Art, Saddleback College

SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

2017

American Institute of Architects, Orange County Chapter, 8th Annual Artwalk, (juror – Wendy Posner, Posner Fine Art, Los Angeles) Best In Show, mixed media

2016

“Drawings Lie”: Recent Works by Bryan Cantley, collaboration with Bryan Cantley, Christopher Mount Gallery, West Hollywood CA

American Institute of Architects, Orange County Chapter, 7th Annual Artwalk, (juror – Wendy Posner, Posner Fine Art, Los Angeles) Best In Show, painting

2015

30th Annual Made In California,solo show, City of Brea Art Gallery, Brea CA

Faces, Orange County Creatives Gallery, Laguna Beach CA

Still Life, Las Laguna Gallery, Laguna Beach CA

American Institutes of Architects, Orange County Chapter, 6th Annual Artwalk,(juror – Wendy Posner, Posner Fine Art, Los Angeles) Best In Show, painting

2014

Dirty Geometries + Mechanical Imperfections, collaborative exhibition with Bryan Cantley. Southern California Institute of Architecture, Los Angeles, CA
 
Simplicity, Orange County Creatives Gallery, Laguna Beach, CA
 
American Institutes of Architects, Orange County Chapter, 5th Annual Artwalk, (juror – Wendy Posner, Posner Fine Art, Los Angeles) Best In Show, drawing
 
2013

Left Coast Annual, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA
 
Imagined Realities in New Media, (collaboration with Bryan Cantley) Zask Gallery, Rolling Hills Estates, CA

2012

Random Acts of Time, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA
 
2011

22nd International Juried Exhibition, Viridian Artists Gallery, New York, NY
 
Deep, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA
 
Student Exhibitions, California State University Fullerton, Fullerton, CA
 
2010

Made In California, City of Brea Art Gallery, Brea, CA
 
A Show of Heads, Limner Gallery, Hudson, NY
 
Medium, Memory & Metaphor, (solo show) California State University Fullerton, Fullerton CA
 
Student Exhibitions, California State University Fullerton, Fullerton, CA
 
Foundations Exhibition, California State University Fullerton, Fullerton, CA
 

PUBLICATIONS/AWARDS

2016

Artist Teacher Fellowship Award.Orange County School of the Arts, Santa Ana, CA

2014

Bryan Cantley-Dirty Geometries+Mechanical Imperfections,Metalocus, feature article, Italy. (Link)

The Myth of Imagery,EDGE_condition (Link)

Imaginary Body and Sections of Imaginations by Form:uLA/Bryan Cantley, Metalocus, feature article. Italy (Link)

To Be Transformative.,EDGE_condition, volume 03, pp. 62-69, cover and feature article. UK. (Link)

Drawing Architecture, Architectural Design (AD), Wiley Publishers. Work selected
for publishing. Pg. 42.

2012

OCCCA Tick-Tocks On the Art Block, OC Weekly, Dave Barton (Link)Notes On Looking, Contemporary Art From Los Angeles, blog, Carlyn AguilarDaniel Lara, Camilo Cruz, Ahree Lee, Dino Dinco, Donnie Molls, Linda Vallejo and others in “Random Acts of Time” (Link)
 
2011

2011 International Survey, Crussell Fine ArtsRicheson 75. Small Works
 
2009

Florence Milner Arnold Scholarship, Art Alliance, CSUF
 
ART OCCUPATION EXPERIENCE

2011 – PRESENT

Instructor, Integrated Arts Conservatory, Orange County School of the Arts, Santa Ana, CA
9th Grade 3D Design
10th Grade Photo Realism
12th Grade Mixed Media

Lead Sign Artist, Trader Joe’s. Irvine, CA

2011

Art Instructor, Community Service Programs, Youth Offender Wraparound. Fountain Valley, CA

LINKS

facebook – Art by Kim Cantley

Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/kim.cantley/