Gerry Zucca

g_zucca@yahoo.com

Education:  
M.F.A. in Art, CSU Northridge, May 2002 
M.A. in Art, CSU Northridge, June 1999 
B.F.A in Fine Art, Art Center College of Design, September 1994, Fine Art Painting and Sculp, Illustration minor

B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering, CSU Northridge January 1987, Focus on Analog and Digital Electrical Engineering     

                                                                                   


Exhibitions:

 

Solo Shows    
2008 Ceramics”, Reseda Library Los Angeles Public Library, Reseda
2007 “Ceramics”, Reseda Library Los Angeles Public Library, Reseda
2004 “Paintings” Moorpark College, Moorpark
2002 Lifosuction”,M.F.A. Show CSUN, Cal State Northridge
1999 “30 Units in a Trailer”,M.A. Show CSUN, Cal State Northridge
1993 “Paintings”,B.F.A. Show  Art Center College of Design, Pasadena
     
Group Shows    
2009 Spring Arts Tower Los Angeles, downtown gallery
2008 Reseda Library Los Angeles Public Library, Reseda
2007 Public Show Barnstall Art Park, Hollywood
  America Ceramics Society, “President’s Show” AMOCA, Pomona
  “Kiln Openings”  AMOCA, Pomona
2006 Buenaventura Group Show Ventura
  Barnsdall Art Park, Public Show Hollywood, Los Angeles
2005 Arts Towers Downtown Los Angeles
  Los Angeles Juried Exhibition Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery
2004 Fine Art Faculty Show Moorpark College, Moorpark
  Fine Art Faculty Show Moorpark College, Moorpark
2003 “PLUCK”  CSUCI, Cal State Channel Islands Studio
2002 “STICK UP on 5th and Spring Downtown Los Angeles *
2001 Moorpark College Faculty Show CSUCI, Cal State Channel Islands Studio
1999 Moorpark College Faculty Show Moorpark College, Moorpark
1997 Masters Student Show CSUN, Cal State Northridge
  “PRINTOMATIC”   Pierce College Art Gallery, Woodland Hills*
1995 “Four Painters”  Claremont Graduate Gallery, Claremont
  Art Center Alumni Show Thousand Oaks Art Gallery, Thousand Oaks
  Art Center Alumni Show Art Center College of Design, Pasadena
  Art Center Alumni Show Art Center College of Design, Pasadena
  Multimediation Art Center M.F.A. Gallery, Pasadena
  Art Center Alumni Show Roarks, Downtown Los Angeles
1994 “Pork Rinds” CSULA , Cal State Los Angeles
  “Two”  Blue Gate Gallery, Silverlake
  Art Center Student Show Art Center College of Design, Pasadena
1993 City of Thousand Oaks Annual Group Show Thousand Oaks Art Gallery, Thousand Oaks
  “Free Food” CSULA , Cal State Los Angeles
  Art Center Student Show Art Center College of Design, Pasadena
  Art Center Student Show Art Center College of Design, Pasadena
1992 Art Center Student Show Art Center College of Design, Pasadena
  City of Thousand Oaks Annual Group Show Thousand Oaks Art Gallery, Thousand Oaks
1991 Moorpark College Gallery Moorpark College, Moorpark
1990 Moorpark College Gallery Moorpark College, Moorpark
1989 City of Thousand Oaks Annual Group Show Thousand Oaks Art Gallery, Thousand Oaks
     
  * curated and exhibited  
     
     
     
     

Teaching Experience:

Moorpark College Instructor (Full Time 8/04 - present) (Part Time 8/98 - 5/04)

          Art M70 and M71 Beginning Ceramics

          Art M72 and M73 Advanced Ceramics

          Art M77 and Art M78 Sculpture

          Art M74 and Art M75 Glaze Design

          Art M22A and M22B Independent Studies

          Art M30 and M31 Drawing and Composition

College of the Canyons Instructor (8/02 - 5/04)

          Art 124A Drawing I

Teaching Assistant (12/93 – 12/96) Art Center College of Design Print lab

          Basic principals of printmaking (monoprints, etching, engraving)

          Specialized in silkscreen techniques

           

Skills:
Ceramics: Throwing, Handbuilding, Glaze Formulation, Kiln Firing, Raku Kiln Firing
Pit Firing, Mold Making, Sculpture,Painting: Oil, Acrylic, Sumi Brush, Drawing: Charcoal, Pastel, Ink, Pencil, Rendering
Printmaking: Silkscreen, Etching, Engraving; Welding: Oxi Acetylene, Arc; Woodworking; Digital Video;Curator

 

Software Skills:

Premier, After Effects, Photoshop, Illustrator, Quark, PageMaker, Netscape Composer
PowerPoint, Word, Excel, C, Pascal, Fortran, Basic, VHDL, Verilog, SPICE, MacOS,
Windows OS, DOS, UNIX, Viewlogic Viewdraw, Cadence Concept, ICED, OR-cad, ArchiCAD, AutoCAD, ArchiCAD

 

Scholarships and Awads:

Pasadena Art Alliance Scholarship: '92, '93, and ‘94.
City of Thousand Oaks Art Show, 2D first and third place ‘91
Phyllis Arnold Memorial Scholarship,’90

City of Thousand Oaks Art Show, 3D second place, ‘90
Pacific Bell Scholarship, Dean's List Scholar Award, ‘87