C.V.

Juliana Romano

b. 1982

lives and works in New York

EDUCATION

UCLA, M.F.A. Painting 2008

Wesleyan University, Middletown CT - B.A. 2004

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

“Dark Before the Bright Exit” Brand New Gallery, Milan, Italy September 2011

"This Place is Safe" Marvelli Gallery, 526 W 26th St., New York, NY, March 2011

“Keep the Dark Out of Your Mind” Marvelli Gallery, 526 W 26th St, New York NY 2009

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

"The Alumni Show II" Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT Fall 2013

“Recent Paintings” Marvelli Gallery, 526 W 26th St., New York, NY November 2011

"Embarrassment 2: Theory" Gallery KM, Santa Monica, CA 2011

"Embarrassment 1: Vulernability" Gallery KM, Santa Monica, CA, 2010

"Plastic Theater" The Barn, curated by Jessica Williams, Los Angeles, CA 2010

“Sleight of Hand” Sam Francis Gallery, Crossroads School, Santa Monica, CA, 2009

“Closing Exhibit” Black Dragon Society, Los Angeles, CA, 2008

“Will Happiness Fine Me?” Marvelli Gallery, 526 W 26th Street, New York, NY, 2008

“Post-Paradise, Sorry Again” Recital at The New Museum, New York, NY – July 4, 2008

The Dortort Center for Creative Arts, UCLA Hillel, 2008

UCLA MFA Exhibit, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles CA - 2008

“Boofthle-Booth Booth” Pauline Gallery, Los Angeles, CA - 2008

“Bronson Tropics” Pauline Gallery, Los Angeles, CA – 2006

“Portraiture: Studio and Street” Museum Tower, Los Angeles, Ca - 2006

“Senior Thesis Exhibitions” Zilkha Gallery, Middletown CT – 2004

“Group Show” The Artists Gallery (T.A.G.), Santa Monica, CA - 2000

“Group Show” The Artists Gallery (T.A.G.), Santa Monica, CA – 1998

PUBLICATIONS / PRESS

"Artvetting.com" October 2013

Ravenal, John "The Alumni Show II Catalog Essay" Wesleyan UP, 2013

Make the Magic Come, LULA MAGAZINE, Issue 14 2012

Dark Before the Bright Exit, Catalog. Interview by Lorenzo Bruni. Septemeber 2011

Masero, Ada"Il ritorno dell'Orfismo" from Il Giornale Dell-Arte" number 312 September 2011

Bonfanti, Luigi "New Perspectives da Brand new Gallery" from Luigi/Bonfanti{kju:b} www.luigibonfant.it September 2011

Marie Claire (Italy) "Notes / Ottobre" October 2011

Accesible Art, September 2011 www.accessibleartny.com

Canteen Magazine, Issue #4, Winter 2009 – www.canteenmag.com

Take the Handle, “The Mysteries Issue”, Spring 2009, www.takethehandle.com/spring09

Fowlkes, Stephen. “Juliana Romano.” The New York Optimist. September 2008

Logan Barmer, Mary. "Three Group Shows." Papermag. Wednesday, July 9, 2008


Nys Dambrot, Shana. Flavorpill. April, 2008.

AWARDS/GRANTS

Vermont Studio Center, Johnson VT - 2010

Werner Z. Hirsh Award UCLA - 2007

Hoyt Fellowship UCLA - 2006

UCLA Regents Stipend - 2006

Werner Z. Hirsh Award UCLA - 2006

UCLA Regents Stipend - 2005

Elizabeth Verveer Tischler Award - 2004

Jamie Hulley Fund for the Arts – 2003

UNIVERSITY TEACHING POSITIONS

Visiting Assistant Professor "Drawing 1" Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT Spring 2014

Visiting Assistant Professor "Drawing 1" Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT Fall 2013

Visiting Assistant Professor "Portraiture" Graduate Liberal Studies Program, Wesleyan University, CT Fall 2013

Visiting Assistant Professor “Color Intensive" Graduate Liberal Studies Program, Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT Summer 2013

Visiting Assistant Professor “Drawing 1” ARST 131,Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT Spring 2013

Visiting Assistant Professor “Drawing 1” ARST 131,Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT Fall 2012

Visiting Assistant Professor “Drawing 1” ARST 131,Wesleyan University, Middletown, CT Fall 2011

GUEST LECTURES

Guest Lecture, “Advanced Painting,” CSU Pomona, 2011

Guest Lecture, Crossroads School, Santa Monica CA February 2009

contact: julianafromano@gmail.com