CHRISTINE RASMUSSEN

Born 1987, Karachi, Pakistan
Works in Los Angeles, CA

EDUCATION

2009    BFA, Art Practice (with honors - University of California, Berkeley, CA
              BA, Peace & Conflict Studies - University of California, Berkeley, CA

RESIDENCIES & AWARDS

2017    Chalk Hill Artist Residency, Healdsburg, CA
            Imagery Estate Winery Artist Label Program

COLLECTIONS

Hilbert Museum of California Art at Chapman University, Orange, CA
Imagery Estate Winery, Glen Ellen, CA

SOLO & 2-PERSON EXHIBITIONS

2018    Fenomenal, LAUNCH LA, Los Angeles, CA
2016    She Was Just a Dream (2-person), Washington Reid Gallery, Culver City, CA
2014    Flawless, Los Gatos Beauty Bar, Los Gatos, CA
2012    Before the Leap, UP Collective, Austin, TX     
2005   IB Art Senior Exhibition, Hanoi Hilton Hotel, Hanoi, Vietnam  

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

2018    Stripes, BG Gallery, Santa Monica, CA
             Patterns, Cactus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
             Memories on Location, Keystone Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2017    Startup Art Fair, Hotel del Sol, San Francisco, CA
             5th Annual Coaster Show, La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
             Spacial Recognition, Finishing Concepts, Los Angeles, CA
             Cratedigger Vol. 2, Gabba Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2016    Bold Beauty, Pilates & Arts, Los Angeles, CA
             4th Annual Coaster Show, La Luz de Jesus Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
             Solidarity, Lamperouge Gallery, Los Angeles, CA                                                                                                                                                                       Time Machine, Hive Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2015    Los Angeles Art Association’s 2015 Open Show, Gallery 825, Los Angeles, CA (Juror: Leslie Jones of LACMA)
            7th Annual 50|50 Show, Sanchez Art Center, Pacifica, CA (Juror: Trish Bransten of Rena Bransten Projects)
            The Endangered, Studio Bongiorno, Santa Clara, CA      
2012    Building Home, Phoenix Trades Depot, Austin, TX                                                                               
            East of SX Showcase, UP Collective, Austin, TX     

PRESS & PUBLICATIONS

2018    Voyage LA, May 14, 2018
             Singulart Magazine, April 16, 2018
             Art and Cake Magazine, March 1, 2018
             Pop Ellay, February 18, 2018
             Artillery Magazine, February 8, 2018
2017    Apéro International Fine Art Catalogue, November 2017 issue
            Modern Art Blitz, Episode #63
2016    Art and Cake Magazine, August 29, 2016
2014    "Where Are You From? Art Education for Third Culture Kids," College of Fine Arts, University of Florida. November 2014.

SPECIAL PROJECTS

2019    Curator, The Nothing That Is, Brand Art Center, Glendale, CA, November. 
2018    "Workshop: Inner & Outer Echo Systems," Building Bridges Art Exchange, Santa Monica, CA, June 10. 
              Curator, Memories on Location, Keystone Gallery, Los Angeles, CA, February.
              Artist Talk, Fenomenal, LAUNCH LA, Los Angeles, CA, February 17.
2017    "Workshop: Art Sharing a la Feminist Critique," Avenue 50 Studio, Los Angeles, CA, June 3.
              Artist Talk, Bold Beauty, Pilates & Arts, Los Angeles, CA, January 7.
2016    Guest Curator, Blank Canvas 5 Benefit Show, Washington Reid Gallery, Culver City, CA, December.
2012    “Workshop: Explorations in Color & Texture,” Informal Classes at University of Texas, Austin, January 23– February 27.
2011     "Workshop: Introduction to Drawing & Painting," Hospitality House Community Arts Program, San Francisco, CA, May-July.
2009    “Workshop: Art as a Grounding Practice,” Shinnyo-en Foundation &  Cal Corps Public Service at the University of California, Berkeley, CA, April 11.  

AFFILIATIONS

Keystone Art Space, Los Angeles, CA | 2017-present
Los Angeles Art Association, Los Angeles, CA | 2016
City Art Cooperative Gallery, San Francisco, CA | 2015       

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Christine Rasmussen Art, Owner & Artist, Los Angeles, CA, 2011 – present
My Art Resources, Guest Contributor, Santa Clara County, CA, 2016-2017
Women and Their Work Gallery, Preparator & Gallery Attendant, Austin, TX, 2011-2012
Mexic-Arte Museum, Art Instructor, Austin, TX, 2011-2012                 
T.E.N.T: Temescal Entertainers’ Neighborhood Theatrics, Event Coordinator, Oakland, CA, 2011                                         
A.L.I.C.E.: Arts and Literacy in Children’s Education, Teaching Artist, Oakland, CA, 2010-2011