About

Marisa is a Southern California artist who works primarily in sculpture, drawing and painting.
She graduated magna cum laude from the Atlanta College of Art in 2005 with a BFA
degree in Painting, and earned an MFA in Drawing, Painting and Printmaking from
California State University, Fullerton in 2009. Marisa has exhibited nationally and
throughout Southern California. She lives and works in the greater Los
Angeles/Long Beach area.
 
 

 

 

 

 

Read the Voyage LA interview here.

Education
2009 Master of Fine Arts, Drawing, Painting and Printmaking
California State University, Fullerton
2005 Bachelor of Fine Arts, Painting, magna cum laude
Atlanta College of Art

CV
2021 Master Blasters of Sculpture 13, The Hive, Los Angeles CA
2020 Grounded in Modern Abstraction, Aquila Projects Irvine CA
2019 Happy Hour, In Heroes We Trust, Los Angeles CA
   Brain Shower, In Heroes We Trust, Los Angeles CA
   Velvet Ropes LA, 0-0 LA, Los Angeles CA
   Love Like, That That Gallery, Los Angeles CA
  ArtShare All-Stars, Artshare LA, Los Angeles CA
   Cleaners LA, Los Angeles, CA
2018 Beyond the Earth and the Sky, Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach CA
   Exhibit LA, ArtShare LA, Los Angeles CA
2017 Never Have I Ever, Coagula Curatorial, Los Angeles CA
2016 Exhibition, WE Labs, Long Beach CA
2014 Cranial Snacks, Hellada Gallery, Long Beach CA
   Black & White, SCA Project Gallery, Pomona CA
2013 This is the Dirt, PermaDirty Project Space, Claremont CA
2011 Telephone, Torrance Art Museum, Torrance CA
2009 After Dark: Live Drawing, Long Beach Museum of Art, Long Beach CA
  Looking into the Sun: Group Show, DDR Projects, Long Beach CA
   The Rift: An MFA Group Exhibition and Studio Tour, Fullerton CA
  The Red Show, dA Center for the Arts, Pomona CA
2008 Silent Planet: A Drawing Exhibition, MFA thesis exhibition, Fullerton CA
   View from the Moon, Molly Moon Salon, Long Beach CA
   Dirty Fingernails Say A Lot II, Foundry Art Centre, St. Charles MO
   The Quiet and Chaos of Trauma, two-person exhibition, Fullerton CA
   I-5 Gallery Juried Show, curated by Mat Gleason, Los Angeles CA
2007 Greater Los Angeles Master of Fine Arts Exhibition (GLAMFA), Long Beach CA
2004 February Seventh, Atlanta GA
2003 ACA Annual Sculpture Exhibition, Atlanta College of Art, Atlanta GA
2002 Selected, Atlanta College of Art Gallery, Atlanta GA
   California Community College Invitational, Riverside Community
College, Riverside CA