Exhibitions

HAGOP NAJARIAN

14755 Weeks Drive

La Mirada, CA 90638

(562) 761-9798                         

EDUCATION

1995                M. F. A., Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 

                        1993-94 Study Abroad, Temple Rome, Rome Italy

1990                B. F. A., California State University Long Beach, Long Beach CA

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

2018                Atonal Chromatics- Rio Hondo College-  Recent drawings and paintings Sept 2- Oct 4. 2018

2016                Staying in Tune- South bay Contemporary Gallery – San Pedro, CA. August 2016

2014                Straight No Chaser- Art4T Gallery Laguna Beach- Three person show April 4- May 2 with Lance Mountain and John Sollom

2013                Hagop Yev Ardashes- Two person show with Ardashes Najarian PAS Gallery. Fullerton CA August             

2012                Microscopic Hinges- Art4T Gallery Laguna Beach Three person show April 11- May 15 w/ John Sollom and Neil Blender

2012                Two Person Show- Dialogue Squared: Line, Shape and Color, Recent Works by Hagop Najarian and Andrea Bersaglieri –Mary Paxon Gallery, Norwalk Cultural Arts Center April 27- May 15

2011                Two Person Show- Nhoj and Najar’s Serenade, Recent Works by Hagop Najarian and John Sollom- PAS Gallery, Fullerton California August 5-27

2007                Nature Nurture- Oxnard College, Oxnard Ca.February 2007

            Nature Nurture- Norwalk Cultural Art Center, Norwalk, CA April 07

2006                Nature is a language, APC Gallery, Glendora, Fall 2007

2005                Color of Sound, Eagle Rock Gallery, Eagle Rock, CA SP05

2003                Long Live Love, APC Fine Arts Gallery, Gardena, CA 

2002                CONTINUIM, Enview Gallery, Long Beach, CA Fall 2002

1999                Soundwave,Eagle Rock Gallery, Eagle Rock, CA Fall 1999

1997                THE NOR GYANK CYCLE, Cal State University Long Beach,Art Dept gallery F 1997

THE NOR GYANK CYCLE,Angel's Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA Sp 1997    1996 RECENT WORK,Eagle Rock Gallery, Eagle Rock CA

1995                A LOVE SUPREME, M.F.A. Thesis Exhibit, Temple Gallery, Philadelphia, PA

1994                M.F.A.First Year Thesis Exhibit, Temple University Rome, Rome Italy

                        Recent Paintings, Long Beach Arts Gallery, Long Beach, CA

The Armenians, Featured Artist of the Armenian Allied Arts Exhibition, Los Angeles

The Romantic Spirit, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, CA

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2019                Keeper of Magnets; The Armature of Attraction- 515 Gallery Three person showcurated by Robert Kingston, with Carolie Parker and Anders Lansing           

Operation Creative Freedom #2, Curated by Tim KerrCerritos College June 2019

2018                Found/Missing- Los Angeles Mission College Nov.6- Dec. 13 

Studio System Residency- Torrance Art Museum, June 2018

                        Operation Creative Freedom, Curated by Tim KerrCerritos College June 2018 

 

2017                All Media 2017- Irvine Fine Arts Center, Irvine, CA.

Friends of Tim Kerr “You Sign Here” Miishkooki Gallery, Skokie, Illinois

Cou-pling- Kamikaze Shows at POST Gallery ( Co- Curated with Andrea Bersaglieri) July 28, LA, CA

                        FAR Bizarre- Cerritos College – January 2017, Norwalk, CA.

2016                MAS Attack, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, Ca.

2015                Newton to Albers ( Color Theory Creative Practice)- Cypress College- Feb 4- 30

MAS Attack – Temporary Space Gallery LA, Oct. 

Love and Guts- Santa Barbara Community Arts Center Oct. 2015- Jan 2016 four person show with Lance Mountain, Pat Ngoho, Steve Olson 

MAS Attack- San Diego Art Institute, San Diego Ca. March 15

2014                MAS Attack-Airport Art Studios Santa Monica Feb 2014

                        Forever Young- PAS Gallery Fullerton, CA

2013                MAS Attack- Torrance Art Museum

                        Open Call- LA Municipal Art Gallery – May 2013

2012                Art with an Agenda-An Art Exhibit inspired by Kelly Thomas

                        PAS Gallery Fullerton Ca. July6-August 6

                        CAC Art Box- Mary Paxon Gallery, Norwalk Ca. June 22-July 14

2011                Audio/Visual(Image and Sound)-Hibbleton Gallery,Fullerton, CA. Sp2011

2008                Figure it Out- APC Fine Arts Gallery, Gardena Fall 2008

                        Small Gems- Armory Art Center, West Palm, FL. SP 08

2007                Because of this- Free form project gallery, Santa Ana, ca. Summer 2007

                        Figure Ground, En View Gallery Long Beach, CA. Sp 2007

 

2006-2019       Cerritos College- Faculty Art Exhibition

2005                Cerritos College-Faculty  Art Exhibtion

2004                Cerritos College- Faculty Art Exhibition

2003                Nostalgia, APC Fine Arts Gallery, Gardena, CA Fall 2003

2002                College Invitational Mentor/Mentee Exhibition,Cal State LA, LA.CA

2001                The Big Wave III,Group Exhibition of LA artists, Andrew Shire Gallery, Los Angeles

2001                Summer Six Faculty Exhibit, Skidmore college, Saratoga Springs, NY, Summer 

2000                Open,Gallery 825, Los Angeles ,CA Fall 2000

                        Landing Pad, Cerritos College, Norwalk, CA Fall 2000

                        Millennium Figure,APC Fine Arts Gallery, Gardena, CA Fall 2000                                       Summer Six Faculty, Saratoga Springs, NY Summer 2000

Figurative Small Works, Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach Florida,

1999                Reflections 99, Armenian American Artists, Downey Museum of Art Fall 1999

The Open Spectrum,APC Fine Arts Gallery, Gardena,CA Fall 1999

                        Nature/Nurture,Eagle Rock Gallery, Eagle Rock, CA Fall 1999

Figurative Small Works,Armory Art Center, West Palm Beach Florida, Sp 99          

1998                The Figure Revisited, Galeria Mesa, Mesa Art Center, Mesa, Arizona

Long Beach 98,Faculty Biennial, California State University Long Beach,

Unreal Reality Dreams, Museum Of Arts Downtown Los Angeles, LA, CA

Art Faculty Art,Faculty Art Exhibit, Long Beach City College, Spring 1998

1997                Group Show Spanish Kitchen Studios, Downtown Los Angeles,CA Fall 1997

                        Emerging Armenians,Eagle Rock Gallery, Eagle Rock, CA

                        Faculty Exhibit, Cypress College, Cypress, CA Spring 1997

                        Faculty Exhibit,Cerritos College, Norwalk, CA Spring 1997

                        On Site at The Gate, Angel's Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA

1996                Holy Sale,Spanish Kitchen Studios, Downtown, Los Angeles, CA

Long Beach 96: Faculty Biennial, California State University Long Beach

All Parts, (Curator) Faculty Exhibition,Fall 1996 California State University, Long Beach

                        All California- All Media,Downey Museum of Art, Downey, CA

1996                93rd National Open, Long Beach Arts Gallery. Long Beach, CA

1995                1/2 Half, (Curator)Faculty Exhibition,Fall 1995, California State University Long Beach

1994                Which Nitch,Group Exhibition, VoxPopuli, Philadelphia, PA

1993                Los Angeles National Juried Exhibition, Municipal Art Gallery, Hollywood, CA

1992                908 Exhibit, Long Beach Arts Gallery, Long Beach, CA

1991                On Site , Juried Show Angel's Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, CA

                        Kaleidoscope '91, Glendale Regional Arts Council, Glendale CA

Midwinter Award Show, The San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA

                        908 Exhibit,Long Beach Arts Gallery, Long Beach, CA

Prints, Drawings and Sculpture,Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, CA

1990                A Moment in Time,Long Beach Arts Association, Long Beach, CA

Members Group Show, The San Diego Art Institute, San Diego, CA

The Real Thing,Brea Civic Center, Brea, CA

Visiting Artist Lecturer

2014/2015       Graduate Seminar Art 499K, California State University Long Beach (Visiting Artist) Slide lecture/ Critique student work with Prof. Tom Krumpak and Prof. Marie Thibeault

2013/2014-      Gahr High School – AP Studio Arts - Lecture and critique of students’ work, Alison Chapman Advisor/ Faculty

2012                Graduate Seminar Art 499K, California State University Long Beach (Visiting Artist) Slide lecture/ Critique student work

2011                Graduate Seminar Art 499K, California State University Long Beach (Visiting Artist) Slide lecture/ Critique student work

2010                Graduate/ Undergraduate Seminar Art 499K, California State University Long Beach (Visiting Artist) Slide lecture/ Critique student work The Figure /Ground Relationship

2008                        Graduate Seminar-CSULB Art 599K Tom Krumpak

Guest lecture- Sound and Sight, Artists and their musical and visual process. Presentation of DVD made for this lecture.

                        Graduate Seminar Art 499K, California State University Long Beach (Visiting Artist) Slide lecture/ Critique student work

2009                CAACollege Art Association, Online Panel Discussion interview ,“Leading the full life, Balancing career and family”,posted September 2009  http://www.collegeart.org/features/leadafulllife

 2008                Art Forum lecture series-Santa Ana College 

 2002-2004          Graduate Seminar Art 499K, California State University Long Beach

(Visiting Artist) Slide lecture/ Critique student work

 2008                Art forum lecture series-Santa Ana College 

1999-2000       Life Drawing and Painting Seminar

(Visiting Artist Faculty) Skidmore College Summer Six Program, 

Saratoga Springs, NY Session 2 July3- August 5

 RESIDENCIES & COLLABORATIONS

2018                Studio System 2- Torrance Art Museum June- July

2019                Forum #2 – Torrance Art Museum- Collaboration of Artists and Curators Scheduled Exhibition: Dec. 2019 EDUCATION