Exhibitions

02/22/2012

Selected Exhibitions:

2015

“What She Has To Say” : EESG; Houston, Texas
“Tenth Anniversary” : Gallery ChimMaya; Los Angeles, California
“Show Stoppers” : Texas Art Asylum; Houston, Texas
“Emanate” : AlexiEra Gallery; Mascoutah, Illinois
“GAIA” : Red Raven Gallery; Port Townsend, Washington
“Viva La Vida” : CHAC Gallery; Denver, Colorado
“The Coaster Show” : La Luz de Jesus Gallery; Los Angeles, California
“Just Ink V”  :  EESG; Houston, Texas
“The Grimm Show” : Dream Factory; Frankfurt, Germany
“Art on the Avenue 2012” : Avenue CDC / Winter Street Studios; Houston, Texas
“Homage” : MiddleGround Gallery; Ontario, California
“Big and Small Exhibition” : The Small Gallery; Dallas, Texas
“Memento Mori” : Penumbra Gallery; Loures, Portugal
“ArtCrawl – 23rd Annual” : Hardy and Nance Studios; Houston, Texas

2014

“Tarot Under Oath” : Last Rites Gallery; New York City, New York
“Mass Culture – MCMXX” : Alexi Era Gallery; St. Louis, Missouri
“A Mariner’s Tale” : Red Raven Gallery; Port Townsend, Washington [solo exhibition]
“NeoSymbolism : Hidden Kingdoms”  : Dream Factory; Frankfurt, Germany
“Zarate x Zen” : Hardy and Nance Studio Gallery; Houston, Texas [duo exhibition]
“Pasion de Frida” : Puerto Alegre; San Francisco, California
“Temple of The Soul” : Alexi Era Gallery; St. Louis, Missouri
“The Coaster Show” : La Luz de Jesus Gallery; Los Angeles, California
“What The Moon Brings” : Red Raven Gallery; Port Townsend, Washington
“Benefit for TAFS” : Spring Street Studios; Houston, Texas
“Tura Tura Tura!” : Lethal Amounts Gallery; Los Angeles, California
“Art Crawl Houston” : Hardy and Nance Studio Gallery; Houston, Texas
“Virgins & Madonnas” : Corazon de Los Angeles; Los Angeles, California

2013

Alexi Era Gallery (Grand Opening Debut); St. Louis, Missouri
“Broken Beauty” : WWA Gallery; Culver City, California
“Art on the Avenue 2012” : Avenue CDC / Winter Street Studios; Houston, Texas
“Art As Sacrifice” : Hardy & Nance Studios; Houston, Texas
“Director’s Cut” (curator) : EESG (Houston) and  423West Gallery(Los Angeles)
“White & Black” : Paper and Space; Houston, Texas
“El Corazon”: Bath House Cultural Center; Dallas, Texas
“Power Threesome: George Yepes, Maria Kane, Julie Zarate” : LunaSol Gallery; Whittier, California

2012

“In Somnis Veritas”  : EESG; Houston, Texas [solo exhibition]
“Moon Goddess” : Modern Eden Gallery; San Francisco, California
“Love, Lovecraft” : EESG; Houston, Texas (curator)
“Tura! Tura! Tura! II” : M Modern Gallery; Palm Springs, California
“GOD” : Art Car Museum; Houston, Texas
“Outside the Box – An Assemblage Show” : EESG; Houston, Texas (co-curator)
“A.K.A.” : InkFatuation Ink / Pistol Productions; Port Hueneme, California
“Flesh” : Gallery ChimMaya; Los Angeles, California
“Bad Girls and Awful Women” : Heights Art Gallery; Houston, Texas

2011

“Julie Zarate Solo Exhibition” : Gallery ChimMaya; Los Angeles, California [solo exhibition]
“Hannya Mask Project” : Twelve21 Gallery; Orlando, Florida
Hispanic Heritage Group Show : HCC Northline Art Gallery; Houston, Texas
“Fourteen” : Art Car Museum; Houston, Texas
“Safe As Milk”  : EESG; Houston, Texas [solo exhibition]
“Ladies Night” :  Stoneworks Studios; Oxnard, California
“Group Exhibition” : The Hive Gallery; Los Angeles, California
“Celebrating Womanhood” : The Front at Casa Familiar; San Ysidro, California
“Group Exhibition” : Luminarte Gallery; Dallas, Texas

2010

“Boarded Up” : Gallery M Squared; Houston, Texas
“Muertos 2010 / Julie Zarate Solo” : Gallery ChimMaya; Los Angeles, California [solo exhibition]
“Preparing For The Dead” : Rhino Gallery; Houston, Texas
“brwn plnt” : Talento Bilingue de Houston; Houston, Texas
“Women of Texas Art” : Mariposa Studios; Houston, Texas
“Los Tejanos” : Gallery ChimMaya; Los Angeles, California
“Beautiful Grim” : San Francisco, California
“Opening” : Iyollo Gallery; Houston, Texas
“El Arte de Los Angeles” : Xico Gallery; Chandler, Arizona

2009

“Dia De las Chingonas” : Bohemeo’s; Houston, Texas
“Cornucopia” : Sam Houston State University Museum; Huntsville, Texas
“Arte Caliente” : Betz Gallery; Houston, Texas
“Nuestra Madre” : Gallery ChimMaya; Los Angeles, California
“Neopopstreetfunk” : Nance Street Gallery; Houston, Texas
“Natura Fragilis” : Bath House Cultural Center; Dallas, Texas
“El Corazon 15th Annual Exhibit” : Bath House Cultural Center; Dallas, Texas

2008

“Dia de los Muertos” : Lawndale Art Center, Houston, Texas
“Ancient Ofrenda : Elements of an Altar” : ASU Museum of Anthropology, Tempe, Arizona
“Dia De Los Muertos : Ten Women Gallery, Venice, California
“Noche De Los Muertos” : Muddy Waters Gallery, Santa Barbara, California
“Women on Women” : Elder Street Gallery , Houston, Texas
9th Annual Latin Grammys : Houston, Texas
“Women’s History” : Metropolitan Transit Authority, Houston, Texas [solo exhibition]
“El Corazon” : Bath House Cultural Center, Dallas, Texas

2007

“Twentieth Century Fox”  : TBH Houston, Texas [solo exhibition]
“Hispanic Heritage Month – LULAC” : Thurgood Marshall School of Law – TSU, Houston, Texas [solo exhibition]
“Milestones” : MECA, Houston, Texas
“Midnight Summer’s Dream” : Redondo Gallery Houston, Texas
“One” : Elder Street GalleryHouston, Texas
“Destination Artspace” : Norwich, Connecticut
“Cosmic Duality” : bohemeo’s Houston, Texas
“Art on Loan / City Hall Annex” : Houston, Texas
“The Human Form” : Eastman-Smith Gallery; Houston, Texas

2006

“Texas Arts Alliance Juried Exhibit” : TAACL; Clear Lake, Texas
“Virgen de Guadalupe” : Mexico Lindo; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
19th Annual Dia De Los Muertos” : Lawndale Art Center, Houston, Texas
“Calacas” : Art Car Museum, Houston, Texas
“Devoción” : Bombshell; Houston, Texas
“TR3S: Collective In Color” : 3 Muses Gallery, Houston, Texas

2005

Houston City Hall Exhibit curated by Gus Kopriva; Houston, Texas
“Mezcla” :  J.P. Morgan Chase Heritage Hall; Houston, Texas
“Group Exhibition”  :   Mexican Consul General; Houston, Texas
“Huitzilpoctli” :  MECA; Houston, Texas
“Group Exhibition” :  Baquero Gallery in Rice Village; Houston, Texas

2004

“Dia de Los Muertos” : Standing Rock Cultural Arts Center; Kent, Ohio
“Auxilio” : MECA, Houston, Texas
“Women in Art” : de Zeta Gallery, Houston, Texas
Pig n Pepper “Mad Hatter Teaparty” international artists exhibit; Kent, Ohio.
“Band of Arts” : Helio’s; Houston, Texas
“Hispanic Heritage”  : Toyota Center; Houston, Texas  [solo exhibition]

2003

“Dia De Los Muertos” : Talento Bilingue de Houston; Houston, Texas
“Edward James Olmos Latino Book Festival” : George R. Brown Convention Center; Houston, Texas
[solo exhibit] : Helio’s; Houston, Texas

2002

“Edward James Olmos Latino Book Festival” : George R. Brown Convention Center; Houston, Texas
“Quinta Esencia” : Estudio Shoelmann Gallery; Houston, Texas
“Breaking Chains”; Houston, Texas
“Cesar Chavez Cultural Center” : University Of Colorado, Chicano Studies; Greeley, Colorado.
“Houston Justice for Peace Not War’s Peace Festival”; Houston, Texas

2001

“Auxilio: An American Art Exhibition” : MECA; Houston, Texas
“Burnt Offerings” : Talento Bilingüe de Houston; Houston, Texas [solo exhibition]

 

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AWARDS

December 2011: Scholarship, Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts Houston
August 2005: Honorable Mention, Mexican General Consul, juried exhibition
April 2005: Honorable Mention, “An Homage to Frida Kahlo”, online special collection at art.com; Painting selected: “Convergencia de Los Santos de Palomas Negras”
May 2005: First place, art-cards.org competition

EDUCATION

Glassell School of Art, Museum of Fine Arts Houston
San Jacinto College
High School for Law Enforcement / Criminal Justice

PUBLICATION / PRESS

Oh So Surreal; September 2014
Tarot Under Oath (Lokreign Publishing); August 2014
Meet Your Maker; June 2014
Miroir Magazine (“Dia De Los Muertos” issue); November 2013
Antennae of Inspiration (The Insect Art Project) book; November 2013
The New York Optimist, September 2013
Miroir Magazine (“WET” issue); August 2013
Eight Arms of Inspiration (The Octopus Art Project) book; February 2013
E-Volved : Tattoos and Fine Art (issue #2), October 2012
Houston Chronicle; article by Valerie Sweeten; July 2012
Houston’s Voice, [cable], February 2012
Catapult Art Magazine, October 2011
100 Creatives, Houston Press, July 2011
Pasadena Citizen, June 2011
Pen-Ya.Org, April 2011
Role A|F|M, February 2011
Deer Park Broadcaster, press release, February 2010
Black Queen Speaks, licensed 2010
Old Dogs, cover art for Donna Moore’s mystery novel, 2009
Deer Park Broadcaster, press release, June 2009
DeSangre, commissioned cover art for CD, 2009
Deer Park Progress, press release, October 2008
Pasadena Citizen, article by Kosaku Norioka, July 2008
Dallas Morning News, 14th annual “El Corazon” exhibit at the Batch House Cultural Center 2008
Houston Press, 20th Century Fox exhibition press by Olivia Flores Alvarez, December 2007
Demon In The Mirror,  cover art for writer, S. J. Rivera, October 2007
Houston Press, Carnival II press by Dusti Rhodes, September 2007
Houston Chronicle, One exhibit press, June 2007
Tu Vida television interview, August 2007
La Nueva Raza, article in “Mosaico Cultural” : Chicano Identity Thru Art by Connie Falcon
Art-cards.org, 2005 demonstration on creating “stained glass” art cards
Houston Chronicle, October 31, 2004 interview Kristen Finen
Madonna In Art, compilation book by Mem Mehmet, 2004
Eyecandy Magazine, October 2004
Fox 26 Morning News Houston, October 2002
KPFT 90.1 radio interview, Nuestra Palabra, March 2001
El Dia newspaper article, Burnt Offerings, March 2001