Christine Frerichs

(American, b. 1979)

Lives and works in Los Angeles, California

Education

 

2009      M.F.A. (Painting and Drawing), University of California, Riverside, CA.
2002      B.F.A. (Painting and Drawing, Minor in Spanish), University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ.​



Solo Exhibitions

 

2019      Viewfinder, Klowden Mann, Culver City, CA 

2017      Christine Frerichs, 101 California, San Francisco, CA

               Beacon, Klowden Mann, Culver City, CA 

2015      Serenade, Klowden Mann, Culver City, CA 

2013      The Conversation, gallery km (now Klowden Mann), Santa Monica, CA 

               Christine Frerichs, gallery km, VOLTA NY, New York City, NY   

2010      On Recognition, Kaycee Olsen Gallery, Culver City, CA

2008      Christine Frerichs: New Work, Sweeney Art Gallery, Riverside, CA. 

2003      The Bachelor Series, Phantom Gallery, Tucson, AZ.

Group Exhibitions

 

2019      Home: Narratives of time and belonging, 2 Rivington, New York City, NY

               Punk House vs. Dream House, Organized by Kristin Calabrese, Joshua Aster and Torie ZalbenSerious Topics, Inglewood, CA

2014      Texas Contemporary, Houston, Texas

2013      Selective Perspectives, Kevin Kavanagh Gallery, Dublin, Ireland

               Miami Project, Miami, Florida

               Texas Contemporary, George R. Brown Conventional Center, Houston, Texas

2012      ELAC Faculty Exhibition, Vincent Price Museum, Los Angeles, CA
               Line Dancing, Curated by Catlin Moore and Matthew Gardocki, 5790projects, Los Angeles, CA

2011      Painting. Design. Speculation. Generosity., CB1 Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
               Telephone, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance, CA
2010      Inaugural Group Show, Kaycee Olsen Gallery, Culver City, CA

2009      Seasonal Pictures, ACME., Los Angeles, CA 
               Objets d’Art II, Young Art, Los Angeles, CA
               Until we come to one that reminds us, Monte Vista Projects, Los Angeles, CA
               Christine Frerichs MFA Thesis Exhibition, Sweeney Gallery, Riverside, CA
               Supersonic,  Los Angeles Convention Center, Los Angeles, CA

2008      New Work, Sea and Space Explorations, Los Angeles, CA
               Painting’s Edge Exhibition, Curated by Peter Frank, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside CA
               Works on Loan from the 21st Century, essay by Peter Frank, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside, CA
2007      My Buddy, Wight Gallery at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
               both…and (and both) 57 Underground, Pomona, CA
               either too young or too obtuse, Riverside Art Museum, Riverside CA
               Like, Resembling, Similar, Curated by Spencer Finch, Duchess Presents, Chicago, IL

2005      Summer Group Show, Katz Gallery, Boston, MA

2004      Night of 1,000 Drawings, Artist’s Space, New York City, NY

2003      Portrait of My Mother, Things Left Unsaid, Center for Contemporary Art, Sacramento, CA
               This American Lawn, Museum of Contemporary Art, Tucson, AZ

2002      Spit and Image, Carbonbase Gallery, Tucson, AZ

2001      Group Show, Joseph Gross Gallery, Tucson, AZ​

               Miniphany, Gocaia Gallery, Tucson, AZ


Residencies

 

2008       Painting’s Edge, Advanced Painting Residency, Idyllwild, CA
                - Studied with Fred Tomaselli, Pat Steir, Mark Bradford, Jill Giegerich, Peter Clothier and
                   Peter Plagens.


Scholarships and Awards

 

2009        Change Inc., Artist Grant, New York City, NY

2006-08   Painting’s Edge Residency Fellowship
                 Maxwell H. Gluck Fellowship, Riverside, CA
                 Distinguished Dean’s Award, Riverside, CA


Bibliography
*Click below to link to each review
2017      Abrahams, Megan.  "Christine Frerichs: Beacon", art ltd. March.
2015      Abrahams, Megan.  "Christine Frerichs: Serenade", ARTPULSE Magazine, Issue 23  Vol. 6  Year 2015
               Scarborough, James.  "Christine Frerichs: 'Serenade' at Klowden Mann, Art ltd, May/June 2015 print issue
               Brumer. Andy.  “Preview: Christine Frerichs", Artscene, March print issue.
               Gleeson, Bridget. "A Painter Creates Her Own Materials To Illustrate Personal Memories", Artsy Editorial, April
 

2013      Miller, Easton.  "An Interview with Christine Frerichs", Painting in L.A., June. 
               Caldwell, Ellen C.  "Overlapping Disjuncture: Christine Frerichs at Gallery KM", New American Paintings, July. 

 

2010      Tuck, Geoff.  Notes on Looking: Contemporary Art in Los Angeles, December 16, 
                   

2009      Myers, Holly.  “Until we come to one that reminds us”, Los Angeles Times, August 19.  
                   

2007     McKinnon, John.  “Like, Resembling, Similar”, Artforum, February 5.
              Foumberg, Jason.  “Like, Resembling, Similar”, New City Chicago, January. 
               


Writing and Publications

 

2015      “Christine Frerichs”, Exhibition Catalog, April 2015
2007      “Rebecca Morris at Karyn Lovegrove Gallery”, www.thehighlights.org, May 2007
2005       New American Paintings, Northeastern Competition, Juror: Nicholas Baume.

Teaching Experience

 

2016-current      Assistant Professor, Painting and Drawing

                             East Los Angeles College, Department of Art, Los Angeles, CA


2011-current      Senior Lecturer
                             Otis College of Art and Design, Department of Fine Arts and Foundation, Los Angeles, CA

2010 - 2016        Adjunct Faculty 

                             East Los Angeles College, Department of Art, Los Angeles, CA 

2013 - 2016        Instructor

                             Long Beach City College, Art and Photography Department, Long Beach, CA 

           

2011                    Lecturer
                             University of California, Irvine, Claire Trevor School of the Arts, Irvine, CA

2009                    Instructor
                             University of California, Riverside, School of Art, Riverside CA
              

2007-2009          Graduate Teaching Assistant
                             University of California, Riverside, School of Art, Riverside CA
                         

 

Lectures

2015                 "Serenade", Artist Talk, Klowden Mann, Culver City, CA

2013                 "The Conversation", Artist Talk, gallery km, Santa Monica, CA 

                         "On Abstraction", Lecture and Panel Discussion, VOLTA, New York City, NY
2010                  Visiting Artist Lecture and Studio Visits, Biola University, La Mirada, CA
                          Otis College of Art and Design, Guest Instructor (Advanced Painting Seminar)