SELECTED SOLO EXHIBITIONS

 

 

 

2018               Void of Death, New York City College, New York, New York

2017               Dangerous Cargo, Fulton County Aviation Cultural Center, Atlanta, GA

2016               Darkness Breaching, Rialto Center for the Arts, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

                        Memorias, University of North Georgia, Watkinsville, GA

2015               Memory of Fire, ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta, GA (curated by Onaje Henderson)

2014               Sonoridad, Latino Art Museum, Pomona, CA (curated by Graciela Nardi, director, Latino Art Museum, Pomona, CA)

2013               Bloodlines, Rialto Center for the Arts, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA (curated by Leslie Gordon, director, Rialto Center for the Arts,                               Atlanta, GA) Abstracted, ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta, GA (catalog)

                       

 

SELECTED GROUP EXHIBITIONS

 

2017               Where My Wings?, Fulton County Aviation Cultural Center, Atlanta, GA

2016               Dear Summer, ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta, GA

                        Visual Griot, Art in the Atrium Inc., Morristown, NJ

                        Novartis Pharmaceuticals' Annual Black History Month Exhibit, Novartis Pharmaceuticals, East Hanover, NJ

                        Spring Palette Cleanse, ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2015               Spectrum, ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta, GA

                        The Drawing Experiment, Chastain Arts Center, Atlanta, GA (curated by Karen Comer Lowe)

                        Group Exhibition, ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta GA

                        Local Color, 9ACE Gallery, Atlanta, GA (curated by John Waggener)

2014               Calculated Resistance, Aaron Davis Hall, City College of New York, New York, NY (curated by Ray Llanos)

                        Negro Primero, Boricua College Art Gallery Manhattan Campus, New York, NY (curated by Alexis Mendoza)

                        Lineage, ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta, GA (curated by Omari Henderson)

2013               Pack a Pistol, Tubman Museum of African-American Art, Macon, GA (curated by Jeff Bruce, director of exhibitions, Tubman Museum,                                      Macon, GA)

                        Group Exhibition, Rialto Center for the Arts, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

                        Black Art Unchained: Beyond Contemporary Colonialism and the European Gaze, Auburn Avenue Research Library, Atlanta, GA

                        ABSTRACTIONS, The Mint for Art Basel Miami week, Miami, FL (curated by Onaje Henderson)

                        Group exhibition, The Pinion Gallery, Hotel Mimo for Art Basel Miami week, Miami, FL (curated by David McLeish, artist)

2012               Isolation of the Collective Memory, Bronx Art Space Gallery, III Bronx Latin American Art Biennial, New York, NY,  (curated                                                             by Luis Stephenberg and Alexis Mendoza)

                       International Yearbook Exhibit, Latino Art Museum, Pomona, CA (catalogue)

                       La Raza, Roy C. Moore Art Gallery, University of North Georgia, Oakwood, GA

                       Art Takes Times Square: Billboard Premiere, TSAC - The Times Square Advertising Coalition, New York, NY 

                       

BENEFACTOR

 

2017              El Museo del Barrio, New York, New York

 

 

SELECTED PRESS

 

The Drawing Experiment, exhibition publication, Chastain Arts Center, Atlanta, GA.   

The Man who went to live in the Mountains. Directed by Lenia Castro Garcia. documentary. 2014. 

     https://vimeo.com/78873865

Shantay Robinson, “Blood Lines”, The Third Eye Site: Shantay Robinson's creative conversations (blog). January 13, 2014.  

Christopher Hutchinson, “Kandinsky in Search of Pure Abstraction”, Creative Thresholds: Postcolonial Thoughts (blog). May 22, 2014.

Nettrice R. Gaskins Ph.D., "Julio Mejia: Art Mirrors the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Tango", critical essay,  2014.

Gonzalo J. Gonzalez, “Julio MeJía: Arte Para Sentir”, Venue, (November-December 2013): 132. 

Jorge Ramos, "Exposicion en el Consulado Peruano", El Nuevo Georgia (Norcross, GA) July 31, 2013. 

Abstracted, ZuCot Gallery, exhibition catalogue, July 2013. 

Annual Latino Art Museum Catalogue, exhibition catalogue, 2012.

Alexis Mendoza, "Isolation of the Collective Memory: An Overview", critical review from Bronx Latin American Art Biennial, 2012.

                       

 

 

ART LECTURES, PANELS, & TALKS

 

2016               Artist Talk, Dear Summer, ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta, GA

                        Panel discussion, MFA Fine Arts:School of Visual Arts, New York, NY

                        Lecture, Memorias, North Georgia University, Oconee Campus Gallery, Watkinsville, GA

                        Lecture/Presentation, Central Gwinnett Fine Arts Academy, Lawrenceville, GA

2015               Lecture/Presentation, The Art Institute of Atlanta, Atlanta, GA

                        Artist Talk, National Black Arts Festival, ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta, GA

2013               Artist Talk, Auburn Avenue Research Library, Atlanta, GA

                        Artist Talk, Tubman Museum of African-American Art, Macon, GA

                        Panel Discussion, Rialto Center for the Arts, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA

 

 

ORGANIZATIONS

 

2014            Founder of the Latin and African-American for the Arts, Jasper, GA 

 

 

COLLECTIONS

 

The City College of New York Permanent Collection, New York, NY

Cultural Patrimony of Peru Permanent Collection, Foreign Ministry of Peru

Tubman Museum of African-American Art Permanent Collection, Macon, GA

Latino Art Museum Permanent Collection, Pomona, CA

United States Southern Command and Admiral Tidd Permanent Collection, Miami, FL

 

 

 

REPRESENTATION

 

ZuCot Gallery, Atlanta GA

 

 

 

 

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