Exhibitions Listings

—— NOTE: please also see the NEWs page for more recent exhibitions
This is the short list, more detailed available upon request.

Solo Exhibitions selected exhibits
(photos posted to Portfolio/Exhibitions when available)

2018 Tieken Gallery, Uncharted Encounters; Chinatown, Los Angeles, CA
2018 FM Fine Art Gallery: “Vignettes”; Los Angeles, CA
2017 Mike Kelly Gallery, “Balance & Flow”; Venice, CA
2015 FMFine Art Gallery; “Kimono”, Los Angeles, CA
2014 LA Artcore Union Center for the Arts; Three Artists; Los Angeles, CA

Select Museum/College/NonProfit Exhibitions (photos posted to Portfolio/Exhibitions when available)

— Torrance Art Museum: 2016 South Bay Focus; Annual Curated Exhibition, Peter Frank
— Los Angeles Municipal Gallery; Barnsdale Park, 2016 Annual Exhibition; “Play” ; Scott Canty
— Chaffey Community Museum; Curated Show; Riverside, CA
— MOAH/Cedar Lancaster:  “Waterworks 1”, traveling exhibition end of a three gallery tour. organized by VICA and the Sam Francis Foundation; “Water Works”:  Juri Koll; Ojai, CA
— Los Angeles Municipal Art Gallery, Barnsdale Park, 2015 Annual exhibition; Curators: Tomas Benitez, Fatemeh Burnes, Peter Frank; Los Angeles, CA

— Three location traveling International Museum Exhibition (2014-2015) “California Dreaming” An International Portrait of Southern California. My artwork “Big and Small California Dreaming” curators have selected approximately 50 artworks from nearly one thousand entries. Curators; Peter Frank, Daniel Foster, Alfio Borghese. The exhibition will be seen at the following venues:

• Palazzo della Provincia di Frosinone, Frosinone, Italy; October, 2014
• Oceanside Museum of Art, OMA, Oceanside CA; December, 2014-2015
• Riverside Art Museum, RAM, Riverside, CA; May, 2015

— Kellogg University Art Gallery: 4/years “INK & CLAY 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017”; Curated: Cal Poly, Pamona, CA
— MOAH Museum of Art History Lancaster: Annual Exhibition;  2013; Curated; Lancaster, CA
— The Brand Library –  3/years; “Works on Paper #25, #30 and #42”; Curated,  Glendale, CA

Art Fairs

— The Other Art Fair by Saatchi Art: 2018; Art Fair Los Angeles, CA
— Pasadena Showcase House of Design; 2017; Fresh Paint Art Advisory
— LA Art Show: 2017; SCAA Sergott Contemporary Art Alliance ; Los Angeles, CA
— Dwell On Design, 2014, Fabrik, Los Angeles, CA
— World Wide Art Fair, 2014, Art Unified, Los Angeles, CA
— LA Art Show: 2014, Fabrik Booth; Los Angeles, CA
— Dwell Lofts 2014 DTLA, MaryLinda Moss


— Artist Residency at the Brewery Lofts, 1-Month interactive installation, at Shoebox Projects space.  “Got Shui? A moment with Karrie Ross”.
— ArtBasil-LA 2016; installation of mini booth, one among 40 who participated.
— City of Redondo Beach; CA 101 2017, 2016, 2015; located in the Redondo Beach area different each time; installations and 2D artwork.
— Mike Kelley Gallery: The Crowd dynamic #1 “Inclusion/Exclusion/Socialization; Venice, CA
— Art Project Book and Pop-up #1:  “Our Ever Changing World: Through the Eyes of Artists”: One night event. Question: “What are you saving from extinction?”; Book Signing and Art Exhibit; group showing of all 36 artists in the book; Los Angeles, CA
— 2003-2010 Earthday Events with her line of characters “The Bebuddies.com”

Select Gallery Group Exhibitions (photos posted to Portfolio/Exhibitions when available)

– Please view the News page for current year’s events listing.


(selected list)
— Coastline Community College Art Gallery:  “Kitsch-In-Sync, Art and Its Opposite” group show; curated by Bradford J. Salamon; Newport Beach, CA
— Bunny Gunner Gallery and Studio C:  “Little Old Broads” group show; organized by Karen Ruth Karlsson; Claremont, CA

2018 (selected list)
— Children’s Art Museum, NYC: “And Justice for All”; traveling exhibition; invited to participate
— FM Fine Art Gallery: “Echo One”; group exhibition, Los Angeles, CA|
— Arena 1 / WCA Women’s Caucus for the Arts: “Art Speaks! Lend Your Voice”; group exhibition; Juror Jillith Moniz; Santa Monica, CA
—Mike Kelley Gallery/Beyond Baroque: “The Four of Us”; group exhibition; Venice, CA
—Orange County Center for Contemporary Art (OCCCA) : “Music For Your Eyes”; group exhibition; Juror Peter Frank, Santa Ana, CA

2017 (selected list, total of 15 events as of June this year)
—  Artshare LA: “Drawn Together”; group exhibition; curator Mike Kelley; Los Angeles, CA
— Kellogg University Gallery CalPoly: “Ink & Clay”43; juried show, Pamona, CA
— Berkeley Arts Center and Walter Maciel Gallery  With Liberty and Justice for Some”, #3 Traveling Group Exhibition; Berkeley, CA Curator Monica Lundy; Berkeley, Ca
— Art & Home: Room and Board / Angeleno magazineAn evening with Los Angeles Family Housing“; Curator Trina Churchill; Culver City, CA
— SoLA “FRESH”, curator Fatemeh Burns, Peter Frank
— SFAC San Francisco: “And Justice for All”; traveling exhibition; invited by Walter Maciel Gallery
— Residency: The Brewery DTLA; Shoebox Projects one month install and performance
— Walter Maciel Gallery: “And Justice for All”; traveling exhibition; invited to participate

2016 (selected list, total of 26 events this year)
— Art & Home: Room and Board / Angeleno magazineAn evening with Los Angeles Family Housing“; Curator Trina Churchill; Culver City, CA
— Reykjavik Art Museum: Yoko Ono Project “Arising”, Testament of Harm for Being a Woman; Tryggvagata
— South Bay Contemporary: “Skyline”: Curator: Ben Zask; San Pedro, CA

2015 (selected list, total of 28 events this year)
–Porch Gallery; WaterWorks II:  Curated by Peter Frank, Juri Koll, Lisa Casoni, Heather Stobo, John Yau. Ojai, CA
– Gallery Antenna: “Homing Pigeon : Edition 4: Kyoto” – traveling exhibition; Kyoto, Japan
– Loft as Liz’s: Waterworks I; Curator Juri Koll, VICA;  Sam Francis Foundation ; Los Angeles, CA

2014 (selected list, total of 25 events this year)
– Porch Gallery: Venice Institute of Contemporary Arts and the Sam Francis Foundation ; “Water Works”: Traveling exhibition. Curated by Juri Koll; Ojai, CA
– Studio C Gallery: Santa Fe Arts Colony: “Oneira: I Dream the Self”; Los Angeles, CA

2009– 2013 (selected list)
– Garboushian Gallery: “MANA” Fundraiser: Curated by Lori Garboushian; Beverly Hills, CA
– LAX, Terminal One: “Le Petite Jardin”; Los Angeles, CA – Curated; 6months install
– Billboard Art in following Cities: Reading, PA, and Corona, CA, Chicago Billboard Project: Ten images with the words, “Breast Awareness” . Chicago, Ill
– Pacific Art League: National exhibition, Curator: JoAnne Northrup, San Jose Museum of Art, Palo Alto, CA
– Williams-Sonoma Home; Fall Wall Decor: “Graffiti”
– TAG Gallery,  “California Open” Bergamot Station; Curator: Karen Moss; Santa Monica, CA
– Santa Monica Cultural Affairs; Annenberg Beach House; Santa Monica, CA

Additional Events:
30 in 30: Painting Challenge 2017; paint/create 30 pieces in 30 days; online challenge


— “The FACES Within” Guest Curator, South Bay Contemporary, San Pedro, CA
— “My Own Private Moon”, Group exhibition 22 Artists, Guest Curator, FM Fine Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
— “Unexpected Dialogue”, Two Artist Exhibition, Guest Curator, FM Fine Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
— “Our Ever Changing World- Book 4; My ArtBook Project; Book Signing, 95 artists stories of life; 280 page book stories and images.
— “Line”, Group Exhibition; 4 Artists, Guest Curator, FM Fine Art Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
—“Our Ever Changing World” Book 2; Artists and Collaboration, 24 artists; My ArtBook Project; book signing, and pop up show at Red Pipe Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
— Our Ever Changing World: Book 1; “What are you saving from extinction?”; My ArtBook Project; 36 artists, book signing, pop up show Los Angeles, CA

LARGE “Art Happenings”

— Hauser Wirth & Schimmel: “Now Be Here”; group photo documenting Women Artists; Organized by Kim Schoenstadt; Los Angeles, CA – 2016
—Torrance Art Museum: MAS Attack 13; final one; Opening one night; Torrance, CA
— Reykjavik Art Museum: Yoko Ono Project “Arising”, Testament of Harm for Being a Woman; Tryggvagata – 2016
— Shoshana Wayne Gallery: “Chain Letter” curated by Christian Cummings & Doug Harvey; over 1,700 artists participated—it was truly an ART Happening; Santa Monica, CA -2011

Grants / Residencies / Lectures / Workshops / Videos / Interviews

— Artist Residency at the Brewery Lofts, 1-Month, at Shoebox Projects space, Interactive Installation.
— “Fine Art the Show”; Video interview by online show
— Saddleback College; Interview/Q&A to art class with John Seed
— Riverside College; Guest lecture with Sharon Suhovy
— C-Suite Quarterly Magazine; Image spotlighted in Desirables section
— Artvoices Magazine; Cover and interview Fall issue, ad in Winter issue
— Artvetting.com; online artwork review
— Online interview “Heroines Journey”, Peter de Kuster

Awards, Affiliations, and Accolades

— “Dances With Flowers”; Artist Portfolio Magazine: AWARD; Q1 Honorable mention
— “Spiral Series: Energy Bloom” subset won honorable mentions in two juried art award shows and one for the Blossoms II National show.
— The “Portraits” series, the head of “Freedom” won an honorable mention in the 2012 Whole 9 Traveling Peace Project.
— “As the Cloud Weeps: Bejeweled Bird” won 3rd place;  2013, juror Jim Morphesis
— Ross is also an 3x award-winning author of a non-fiction book about Parenting, and wrote an award-winning children’s book engaging environmental issues for her line of characters the Bebuddies.com
—Member SCWCA Womens Caucus for the Arts, Southern California Chapter
—Past member LAAA, Los Angeles Art Association (5 years)
—Past association LAArtCore, (2years)
—Past board member Los Angeles Art Directors Club (5 years PR and Membership Committees)

Alternative  Exhibitions

More of my art can be seen in fine and decorative art installations displayed across the world including hotels in Japan, New York (that I know about) and retail outlets such as;  IDA, Macy’s, FAO Schwartz, MayCo., Dillards, Sax Fifth Ave, Gladmans, Coach, JCPenney’s, Khol’s, FredMyers, AGI, Hirshbedner, etc. as well as displayed in high end interior design showrooms like Baker Design at the PDC.  Throughout the U.S. my fine art has also been seen on TV and cable shows CSI Miami, The Standoff, Entourage, Medium; Movies: Shadowboxer, Burn After Reading.

In addition, more of my fine art and design has benefited causes and organizations; The United Way, and in support of HIV/ AIDS, AIDS research, breast cancer and through art auction donations to schools and non-profits in the Los Angeles area.

My art was featured through a gallery at High Point  1998 – 2008 and sold regularly within the decorative, hotel, and display industry and has been sold from several showrooms in the PDC.

NOTE: please also see the NEWs page for more recent exhibitions
This is the short list, more detailed info available upon request.


Copyright: All my work is filed with the US Copyright office and is copyright ©Karrie Ross and all rights of reproduction and display are reserved by the artist. If you wish to use the art in any way, a signed written approval is necessary from the artist… Karrie Ross or her estate and proper credit is to be given. Please contact me if you have any questions.