Lillian Abel

 

Graduate of Ohio University, attended the Art Institute of Chicago, Art Students League of New York and the New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting & Sculpture., the Santa Reparata Graphic Art Center and Il Bisonte International School of Graphic Arts in Florence, Italy. Exhibitions have been in New York, N.Y.; Los Angeles, Ca; Krakow, Poland; Phnom Penh and Battambang, Cambodia, as well as numerous Galleries and Exhibitions across the U.S

2014

"Lillian Abel, January Garabedian, Brooke Harker, HALE ARTS SPACE, Curated by Michael Hale, Sean Hemeon, Santa Monica CA, Opening April 18th, 5 pm to 8 pm

"Incognito 10" SANTA MONICA MUSEUM OF ART, April 26th 7 pm to 10 pm

"Habitual" LAAA, juried by Mills Moran, Director of OHWOW Gallery, Los Angeles CA

"Our Ever Changing World - Pop Up Show China Town", Curated by Karrie Ross, Los Angeles

2013

"Small Works", RUTH BACHOFNER GALLERY, Santa Monica CA

“Ink & Clay 39” KELLOGG ART GALLERY at CSPU, Curated by Michael David, Liza Folman, Stanton Hunter, Pomona, California

"HERo.e.s/HER open eyeS”, META HOUSE-GERMAN CAMBODIAN CULTURAL CENTER, Phnom Penh, Cambodia Traveling to Battambang, Cambodia, curated by Denise A. Scott, Curator Link: http://art.state.gov/artistdetail.aspx?id=166420

"Silver Factory" GET ART 2013, Project Angel Food, Siren Studios, Hollywood CA

Lillian Abel, Susan Feldman Tucker & Karrie Ross, ALTERED SPACE GALLERY, curated by Bryan Chagolia, Venice CA 

"Incognito 2013" SANTA MONICA MUSEUM OF ART

“Intersecting Paths: Art & Healing, HEBREW UNION COLLEGE-JIR/LA, USC, Jack H. Skirball Campus, Curated by Georgia Freeman-Harvey, Los Angeles

2012

“True Blue” SANGRIA FINE ART,  Curated by Charity Burnett

LAAA Annual Benefit Auction 2012

“The Fan Show”, SCA PROJECT GALLERY, Curated by Karen Karlsson & Denise Kraemer, Pomona, Cali

Women's Day Virtual Display at MOLAA

“gem 2012” GALLERY 825, LAAA, Los Angeles

"Incognito 2012" SANTA MONICA MUSEUM OF ART

"Colors, Colors!" CITY HALL BRIDGE GALLERY, Mary Oliver, Curator, DCA Slide Registry

"Smörgasbord", SANGRIA FINE ART, Chariy Burnett, Curator

2011

“Energy” ORANGE COUNTY CENTER FOR CONTEMPORARY ART,  Curated by Howard Fox

LAAA Annual Benefit Auction 2011

KCET-TV Independent Public TV Los Angeles airs HUMBLE BEAUTY Documentary

“Second Annual Art Project Los Angeles BONHAMS & BUTTERFIELDS Star-Studded VIP Benefit”

"Incognito 2011"  SANTA MONICA MUSEUM OF ART

“Celebrating A Decade” 2nd CITY COUNCIL ART GALLERY, 10th Anniversary Exhibition, Curator: shea M gauer

“Silver Lining: Every Cloud Has One” CITY OF SANTA CLARITA, ART IN PUBLIC PLACES PROGRAM

GET : ART 4, PROJECT ANGEL FOOD, Sirnn Studios, Hollywood, California

2010

“Aurora 2010”, LAAA, Los Angeles

“gem 2010” GALLERY 825, LAAA, Los Angeles

“Edges” GARLAND ART GALLERY, Pasadena CA

2009

"Aurora"  Works on Paper, LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION

2009 Open Show, LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION, Apsara DiQuinzio, Assistant Curator,  San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

PLENTY:  Happy’s first annual small works show, HAPPY, Los Angeles, CA 

Los Angeles Art Association Annul Benefit Auction

"Insight/Inside LA" Exhibit, Jose Drudis-Biada Gallery at MOUNT ST. MARY'S COLLEGE Curator: Jode Baral.

"Humble Beauty Art Exhibition" KIWA CULTURAL EDUCATION CENTER, Los Angeles, Curator Lillian Abel

2008

"Aurora"  Small Works Sale and Fundraiser, LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION

"TarFest Art Show 2008",  Juried  by Howard Fox, KOREAN CULTURAL CENTER, Los Angeles

"Humble Beauty Art Show", Curator: Lillian Abel at The NEW LATC', presented along with the Premeire of the "Humble Beauty" Documentary, by Letitia Schwartz & Judith Vogelsang.

1st U.S.A., Korea, Japan International Art Festival - "Different and Coexist", Curators U.S.A.: Gina Han and Gustav Yim, International Curator: Tae Hun Seong, ASTO MUSEUM OF ART, Wrightwood, CA

"Hokum, Things and materials are not always what they seem — cleverness, deceit and the unexpected in contemporary art"; GALLERY 825, Laurie Firstenberg, Director/Curator, LAXART

2007

"Southern California Open 2007", LAAA/Gallery 825, Howard N. Fox, Curator of Contemporary Art at LACMA

"Aurora" Small Works Sale and Fundraiser, LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION

"Get : Art" BONHAMS & BUTTERFIELDS, Benefitting Project Angel Food, Los Angeles

"2007 Winter Biannual", LAAA SOUTH, MIKE NAPOLIELLO GALLERY, Susan Cross, Curator MASS MoCA, Hermosa Beach, CA

2006

"Perspectives", BARNSDALL MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, Curators: Scott Canty and Mary E. Oliver, Los Angeles

"Petite Works" LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION, GALLERY 825, Los Angeles

"The 2nd Annual Fine Art Auction", LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION, Music Box Theater, Hollywood CA

"Of This World", LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION, GALLERY 825, Juror: Laurie Steelink, Director, Track 16 Gallery, Los Angeles

"Chain Letter" HIGH ENERGY CONSTRUCTS, Curated by Doug Harvey & Christian
Cummings, Los Angeles,CA

"An Evening of Art and Architecture" LOS ANGELES ART ASSOCIATION, live art auction and architectural tour of AIA award winning home/gallery of Michael Collins and Daniel Banchik, West Hollywood, California

"Saturation and Surface" GALLERY 825, Juror: Nancy Silverman-Miles, Executive Director, Gallery C, Los Angeles

"Get : Art" BONHAMS & BUTTERFIELDS, Benefitting Project Angel Food, Los Angeles

"Eleventh Annual Los Angeles Art Show - Five Centuries of Art", Fine Art Dealers Association, Santa Monica, CA

2005

"Looking at Art" BARNSDALL MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, City of Los Angeles World Airports -- LAX and Ontario Airports, Curated by Scott Canty

"Small Wonders" PHARMAKA GALLERY, Los Angeles

"Petite Works III" GALLERY 825 ANNEX at Patricia Correia Gallery, Santa Monica CA

"17th Annual Awards Benefit and Exhibition," LA ARTCORE, Los Angeles

"Angels Night" Benefit Auction, CENTER THEATRE GROUP AFFILIATES, Beverly Hilton, Beverly Hills, CA

2004

"10th Annual Holiday Group Show", RUTH BACHOFNER GALLERY, Santa Monica, California

BARNSDALL MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, "Silent Auction" Barnsdall Art Park, Los Angeles

"Square Blue Benefit" Square Blue Gallery, Curated by Jamie Wilson, Costa Mesa

Public Art Installation -- Hawthorne Police Department, Hawthorne, CA

"Out of Darkness" PICO RIVERA CENTRE FOR THE ARTS, Curator: Georgia Feedman-Harvey, Pico Rivera, Ca

2003

"9th Annual Holiday Group Show", RUTH BACHOFNER GALLERY, Santa Monica, California

LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, RENTAL AND SALES GALLERY, Los Angeles

ANGELS NIGHT Benefit Auction, Beverly Hills, CA

"Lillian Abel, Marla Fields, Ginette Mizraki", LA ARTCORE BREWERY ANNEX, Los Angeles

"skid row artists, reason for existence" (curated by Lillian Abel), LA ARTCORE BREWERY ANNEX, Los Angeles

2002

"Winter Solstice", SCHOMBURG GALLERY, Santa Monica, California

"8th Annual Holiday Group Show", RUTH BACHOFNER GALLERY, Santa Monica, California

"Ethereal Forms - Lillian Abel" Schomburg Gallery, Santa Monica, California

"Minds Island 1st Annual Juried Art Show" Galleries of Pen & Brush Club, New York City, 2001

2001

"Barnsdall Art Park Targets: Art Crawl 4", BARNSDALL MUNICIPAL ART GALLERY, Curated by Michael L. Miller, Los Angeles

"46th Exhibition" ART SHARE LOS ANGELES, Los Angeles

"44th Exhibition" ART SHARE LOS ANGELES, Los Angeles

2000

"Przestrzenie metafizyczne - Lillian Abel" Galerii Temporary Contemporary "Krakow 2000" Krakow, Poland

"Competition Exhibition 2000", SAN LUIS OBISPO ART CENTER, San Luis Obispo, CA Juror: Elizabeth Gerber, Crocker Art Museum

"Made in California", CITY OF BREA GALLERY/Juried Invitational Exhibition, Juror Martin Betz