Caz Love

In my work the garment becomes a representation of a woman’s body,
of her experience, her psyche and of female identity itself.

My work is inspired by images from my dreams, alchemy,
jungian psychology, fairy tales, mythology, devotional practice,
feminist theology, fashion and nature.

CV

Caz Love

www.cazlove.space

@cazloveisforever

1971 Born Boston, Massachusetts.


SOLO EXHIBITIONS/SOLO PROJECTS


2019 QUEEN MAB ( spells for the broken hearted ) Ojai, California.

2018 BIRTH OF VENUS PART 2 ( venus ventus temerarus ) Elephant Butte Lake, New Mexico.

YOUR REAL MOTHER IS THE MOON, White Sands National Monument, New Mexico.

THE LOVERS ( venus & adonis ) Cannon Beach, Oregon.

MY RIGHT EYE IS THE SUN/MY LEFT EYE IS THE MOON, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.

2017 BIRTH OF VENUS ( part one ) Elephant Butte Lake Damsite Winter Arts Colony, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.

2015 THE WITCHES ( aurum nostrum non est aurum vulgi ) The River House: a private residence in beautiful Ojai, California.

2012 PARACELSUS AND THE INEFFABLE WHAT WHAT, Esalen Institute, Big Sur, California.

2003 NOCTURNAL LOVE SONGS, Overtones, Los Angeles, California.

2002 SLEEPING BEAUTY, Jezebel, Los Angeles, California.

2000 LITTLE BLACK DRESS, The Artists’ Studio, Culver City, California.

1997 LADIES UNDERWEAR, The Love Nest, Culver City, California.

1991 THE WORLD IS SPUN, The Lime Gallery at California Institute of the Arts, Valencia, California.


GROUP EXHIBITIONS


2018 THE ART OF EBLAR 2, Rio Bravo Gallery, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.

OCTOBER, Grapes Gallery, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.

2017 THE ART OF EBLAR, Rio Bravo Gallery, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.

2002 BRAND 32, WORKS ON PAPER, Brand Library and Art Galleries, Glendale, California. Juried by Nancy Moure. 

ALL THAT GLITTERS, Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, California.

CONCERTINA, The Study Gallery at Poole and Bournemouth College, Dorset, England.

ON SITE AT THE GATE, Angels Gate Cultural Center, San Pedro, California. Juried by Patricia Correia.

2001 APHRODITE, Half a Dozen Rose, Venice, California.

GA GA FOR LA LA, Eye Five Gallery at The Brewery, Los Angeles, California. Juried by Elsa Longhauser.

2000 MYTH AND MATTER, Gallery West, Los Angeles, California.

1999 LUMINOUS SECRETS, Art Forum Satellite Space, Encino, California.

1998 INNERWORKS, Available Light Gallery, Burbank, California.


BIBLIOGRAPHY


Terry Windling, ”Fairy Tales and Dreams, ENDICOTT JOURNAL OF MYTHIC ARTS, February 2007.

Kathryn Harris, ”A Diva’s Digs”, LOS ANGELES TIMES MAGAZINE, February 2004

Leslee Komaiko, “Art that hangs well”, LOS ANGELES TIMES MAGAZINE, June, 2002.

Scott Neill, ”Caz’s labour of love from Los Angeles”, THE DAILY ECHO UK, March 2002.

Veronica Jauriqui, “A real dressing down”, CULVER CITY CHRONICLE, May 1998.


RESIDENCIES


2018 ELEPHANT BUTTE LAKE ARTIST RESIDENCY, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.

SOU’WESTER, Seaview, Washington.

ART&SOUL INTERNATIONAL RESIDENCY, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.

2017 ELEPHANT BUTTE LAKE ARTIST RESIDENCY, Truth or Consequences, New Mexico.


COLLECTIONS


Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

The Study Gallery at Poole and Bournemouth College, Dorset, England.

Mrs. Virginia Deknatel, Cambridge, Massachusetts.

Ms. Susan Grode, Beverly Hills, California.


COMMISSIONS


Cover Art, “Rebirth of the Goddess”, Addison Wesley Publishing, 1997.


WORK EXPERIENCE


1999 Art Faculty, “Where the muses sing”, ARIADNE INSTITUTE FOR THE STUDY OF MYTH AND RITUAL, Lesvos, Greece.

1998 Teaching assistant to Linda Jacobson, UCLA EXTENSION, Los Angeles and Santorini, Greece.

1994 Internship with Robbie Conal

1992 Studio assistant to Frank Romero


EDUCATION


1990-1992 California Institute of the Arts, BFA Program in Fine Art, Valencia, California.

1989 The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, BFA Program in Fine Art.

The School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, Summer Program in Color Photography.

Graduated Concord High School, Los Angeles, California.

1988 Parsons School of Design, Summer Program in Studio Painting, New York, NY.



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