With a background in ceramics, Tracey Weiss works in a variety of mediums with a current emphasis on repurposed materials. Her work ranges from sculpture to installation.

 

She is currently a faculty member at Cerritos College as well as the Torrance Cultural Arts Center. She has worked at a number of colleges in southern California, and exhibited in a number of galleries as well as alternative venues.

 

Originally from San Jose, Tracey currently lives and works in Long Beach, CA.

 

You can follow her on instagram @ traceyweissart

 

 

CV below......

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Education:

 

2003   MFA in Studio Arts, California State University, Los Angeles, CA

1998   BFA in Spacial/Studio Arts, California State University, San Jose, CA

 

Selected Exhibitions:

 

2017:

The Nature of Things: Metamorphosis, Beyond Baroque, Venice, CA

FAR Bazaar, Cerritos College, Norwalk, CA

 

2016:

Here's the Thing, LA Art Share, Los Angeles, CA

Solidarity, Lamperouge Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

PET installation, South Bay Contemporary, San Pedro, CA

Post Waste, South Bay Contemporary, San Pedro, CA

 

2015:

Water Works 2, Porch Gallery, Ojai, CA & Glendale College Gallery, Glendale, CA

Fashionistas Fight Back, Orange County Center for Contemporary Art, Santa Ana, CA

South Bay Focus, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA

2015 Annual Open Show, Los Angeles Art Association/ Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA

 

2014:

Select Art Fair, NYC, May 8-11, Chelsea, NYC, NY

Game Changers, exhibitor at TEDx conference, Manhattan Beach, CA

Deep Roots 2014, Pico House Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

One For the Road, Hudson/Linc Gallery, Pacific Design Center, West Hollywood, CA

Plastics are Forever, Illuminoidal Arts, Long Beach, CA

 

2013:

Contemporary Sculpture, PS Zask Gallery, Palos Verdes, CA

 

2012:

Place, PS Zask Gallery, Palos Verdes, CA

Kiln Opening, AMOCA/ American Museum of Ceramic Arts, Pomona, CA

Billet & Happ art salon, Silverlake, Los Angeles, CA

 

2011:

Unity: Japan Relief ExhibitPS Zask Gallery, Palos Verdes, CA

Flag Stop, Lexus Dealership, Torrance, CA

eARTh: 19 ceramic artistsPS Zask Gallery, Palos Verdes, CA

 

2010:

Southern Exposure 2, Manhattan Beach Creative Arts Center, Manhattan Beach, CA

 

2009:

ThirdspacePS Zask Gallery, Palos Verdes, CA

Materiality of Color, Brand Library Gallery, Glendale, CA

 

2008:

Body of Art, JFerrari Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

 

2007:

G3 Gallery, Inaugural Exhibition, North Hollywood, CA

Art Inspired by Art, Art Share LA, Los Angeles, CA

 

2006: 

Small but Powerful, Blue 7 Gallery, Santa Monica, CA

Center for the Arts Exhibition 2006, juried by Christopher Miles, Eagle Rock Center for the Arts, Los Angeles, CA

Wish You Were Here, AIR Gallery, New York, NY

Art World Poker, I-5 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA

4 person show, La Fuer Gallery, Beverly Hills, CA

California Clay Competition, juried by Patti Warashina, The Artery, Davis, CA

 

2005:

2 person show, Solaris Gallery, West Hollywood, CA

Textnological, Fine Arts Gallery, CSULA, Los Angeles, CA

Ink and Clay 31, Kellogg University Art Gallery, Pomona, CA

 

2003:

Open National Exhibition, Juried by Roland Reiss, Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, CA

3D, Sculpture, Long Beach Arts, Long Beach, CA

Reflections, Invitational group exhibition in conjunction with NCECA Conference, San Diego, CA

 

 

Curation:

 

2016: Post Waste, Recycled materials exhibit, South Bay Contemporary, San Pedro, CA

2010: Craft is a Verb, Ceramic sculpture exhibit, PS Zask Gallery, Palos Verdes, CA