PAUL PESCADOR

EDUCATION
2012
University of California, Irvine, Irvine, CA, M.F.A
2005
University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, B.A.

SOLO AND TWO-PERSON EXHIBITIONS
2016
CRUSHES, Vacancy, Los Angeles, CA
1:1, two person show with Amir Nikravan, Ashes/Ashes, Los Angeles, CA
2014
Color/d, Park View, Los Angeles, CA
2013
6,7 or 9, Anthony Greaney, Boston, MA
The Year After, Light and Wire, Internet
2012
3, 4, 5, and 8, University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA
2011
1, 1 ½, 2, Human Resources at Cottage Home, Los Angeles, CA
2010
Thank You, Outpost for Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
2009
Gifts, Workspace, Los Angeles, CA

SCREENINGS
2016
DAD DAD DAD, Collaboration with Mura Brewer, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
CRUSHES, PSSST, Los Angeles, CA
2015
Soft Whites, PDA, Los Angeles, CA
Crushes: Section A, New Works Salon, Echo Park Film Center, Los Angeles, CA
Color/d, Durham Studio Theater, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, CAkeley, Berkeley, CA
2014
Color/d, Los Feliz 3, Los Angeles, CA
Yellow and Turquoise, Echo Park Film Center, Los Angeles, CA
6,7 or 9, Machine Projects, Los Angeles, CA
2013
6,7 or 9, CineFamily, Los Angeles, CA
3, 4, 5, and 8, Anthology Film Center, New York, NY
2012
3, 4, 5, and 8, Human Resources at Vista Theater, Los Angeles, CA

PERFORMANCES/PROJECTS (selected)
2016
Hollowing, Machine Projects, Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming)
Trying to Dance, HomeLA, Los Angeles, CA (forthcoming)
Pressing their Head against the Keyboard, Klausgallery.net
Duets, Los Angeles Contemporary Archives, Los Angeles, CA
2015
Crushes, Highways, Santa Monica, CA
Duets, Colony, Performa 2015, New York, NY
Tortilla or Split Pea, Planet Queer at Akbar, Los Angeles, CA
Pink, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
Baby Blue, PAM Residency, Los Angeles, CA
2014
Declaration of Instigation, LAX ART, Los Angeles, CA
Pink, Gray, Navy and Cream, Anthony Greaney at Sweety's, Boston, MA
Orange, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Yellow and Turquoise, REDCAT, Los Angeles, CA
Red and White, Hyperion Tavern, Los Angeles, CA
Orange, Recaps at Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
Red, Green and Black, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
2013
Yellow and Turquoise, Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
2012
Situating, ForYourArt, Los Angeles, CA
2011
What have I done to deserve this, Workspace, Los Angeles, CA
My house if your house, Statler Waldorf Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
My body lies over the ocean., Los Angeles Contemporary Art Fair, Santa Monica, CA
Gutted, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
2010
Crying Over Spilled Milk, Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
Eternal Telethon, Machine Projects, Los Angeles, CA
Perform Now, Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA

GROUP EXHIBITIONS (Selected)
2016
metro pcs in heaven, metro pcs, Los Angeles, CA
2015
Bloody Red Sun of Fantastic L.A, Organized by Praz-Delavallade, PIASA, Paris, France
Tomb Raider, Curated by Tyler Park, Arturo Bandini Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2014
Deviled Eggs, Photo LA, Los Angeles, CA
2013
Folding Time Rhymes, Greene Exhibitions, Los Angeles, CA
2012
UC Irvine Graduate Exhibition, LAX ART, Los Angeles, CA
Box of Books, Volume 5 (Curated by Darin Klein), Human Resources, Los Angeles, CA
Lick It Into Shape, Gugenheim Gallery, Chapman University
2011
UCLA Invitational, Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
Rearwindow, Night Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
2010
Record Shop, Public Fiction, Los Angeles, CA
Obsessive, Obsessive, Obsessed, Summer Camp, Los Angeles, CA
Performing Public Space, Casa de Tunnel, Tijuana, Mexico

PUBLICATIONS/SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS
2016
A Touch of Magic in Los Angeles: Alex Da Corte & Paul Pescador, ArtZelous, Charlie Xie, September 13, 2016
PAUL PESCADOR HAS CRUSHES, Kyle Raymond Fitzpatrick, September 13, 2016.
Everything Becomes Form: Paul Pescador's Crushes and the Shapes of Amorous Memory, Ivan Ramos, 2016
Maura Brewer and Paul Pescador: "Dad Dad Dad", Catherine Wagley, LA Weekly
Home: Stories from LA Home, Episode 17: Dancers in the House
7 Affordable Places to Buy (Seriously) Great Art, Vogue Magazine, March 9, 2016
2015

Staging Relationships: Duets Performs a Bleak Outlook on Coupling, Tara Plath, Artslant
Forging Queer Identity with Abstraction, Abe Ahn, HyperAllergic
Del Vaz Projects and Park View/ Los Angeles, Patrick Steffen, Flash Art
Los Angeles Review of Books Cover 2015
Paul Pescador's Color/d, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, CA
2014
Paul Pescador's layered images riff on consumer overload by Sharon Mizota
Paul Pescador: Black and Blue or the Solitude of Lovers, Gladys Hernado
Playing with Objects: On the Photographic Work of Paul Pescador, Ryan Linkof
Interview with John Tain
Try it Again, Paul Pescador, and Things to Do, Sarah Bay Williams
Peer In, Summercamp's ProjectProject, Los Angeles, CA
New Direction: (Dis)embodied Disciplines, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
Visiting Artist Lecture, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA
2013
First Look: Paul Pescador, William Smith, Art in America, November 2013
Interview with Paul Soto, 1-9
Interview with Dilcia Barrera, 1-9
Radio Interview with John Burtle on Kchung
Visting Artist Lecture Series, UC Riverside
Faultline: Literary Journal, Vol. 22
What's up in the Boston Galleries, The Boston Globe
6,7 or 9, Chloe Flores, Anthonygreaney.com
“3,4,5″ “&8” Reviewed by Akina Cox, The Art Book Review
2012
Why I Go To The Movies Alone: For Paul Pescador, Cole Akers, 3, 4, 5 and 8
Interview with Elizabeth Cline, 3, 4, 5, and 8
At the present moment: In anticipation of Paul Pescador’s Situating by Melinda Guillen, ForYourArt.com
A fraction of the whole: Locating myself within Paul Pescador’s Situating by Melinda Guillen, ForYourArt.com
2011
Emerge Through Art: Episode 4, Video Interview
2010
Situating Ourselves with Them, Another Righteous Transfer, Los Angeles, CA
In conversation with Melinda Guillien, Outpost for Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, CA
Performing Public Space, For Your Art: Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA
2009
They Became What They Beheld, Fine Art LA

WRITING
2015
Trying to wait, Material Magazine: Limited Edition
I remember, Joe Brainard, Art Book Review
The Philosophy of Andy Warhol (From A to B and Back Again)
2014
Altoon's Banana Man, Unframed: LACMA
Summer and the Movies, Notes on Looking
Orange or Trying to write about being sick, Recaps Magazine
Trying to write about Beyonce, Recaps Magazine
Palm Springs and the Movies, Notes on Looking
Summer of Her Baldness, The Art Book Review
DLand, Sensitive Boys Vol. 2
Fairfax and the Movies, Notes on Looking
2013
Scary Movies, Notes on Looking
I Love Dick, The Art Book Review
Sophie Calle: Did You See Me?, The Art Book Review
Long Life Cool White, The Art Book Review
LA Movies, Notes on Looking
2011
Parkfield Project, edited by Geoff Tuck

INSTITUTIONAL COLLECTIONS
2017
Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles
2015
Photography Department, Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA)
2013
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Visual Art Center

AWARDS/RESIDENCIES
2015
California Community Foundation Grant Recipient: Emerging Category
PAM Resideny
2013
Joan Mitchell Fellow
Atlantic Center for the Arts, New Smyrna Beach, FL
2011
Shiela K. & James J. Peterson Community Spirit Grant