BIO
   
 

Stephanie Mercado is a Los Angeles artist. Her work includes painting, printmaking and apparel construction.
She received her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from California State University Long Beach. She has exhibited internationally including
shows in Spain and British Columbia. She has also exhibited in Colorado, Chicago, Indiana, and Texas within the United States.

   
 

SOLO EXHIBITIONS

   
2017 Just a Title, Hooks-Epstein Gallery, Houston, TX, September, 2017
2015    

Live Through This, Hooks-Epstein Gallery, Houston, TX, December, 2015

2014    

There, Here, Now Hooks-Epstein Gallery, Houston, TX, July, 2014

 

 

 

SELECT GROUP EXHIBITIONS

   
2017

Los Vivos y Los Muertos, Ft Wayne Museum of Art, Ft Wayne, IN (Group Exhibition)

 

Contemporary Retellings, Colorado Center for the Arts, Grand Junction, CO May - June 2017

  Take a Tray, Museum of Latin American Art, Long Beach, CA January, 2017
2014   

Print Matters, Hooks-Epstein Gallery, Houston, TX, June 2014

2013    

Print Provocateur, Gravel Mouth Gallery, San Antonio, TX,  CA  December 2013 –January 2014

 

Summer Group Show, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA July – August 2013

 

Serie Print Project XX, Mexic-Arte Museum, Austin, TX June 2013

 

7 Beauties, Avenue 50 Studio, Los Angeles, CA May 2013

2012   

Small Paintings, Lora Schlesinger Gallery, Santa Monica, CA March 2012

2011   

De La Mano, Bakersfield Museum of Art, Bakersfield, CA December 2011

2009 Homenaje a la mujer, Murnau Art Gallery, Seville, Spain, March 2009
   
 

 

 

GALLERY REPRESENTATION

2014     Hooks-Epstein Gallery, Houston, TX
 

 

 

RESIDENCIES

 

 

2013    

Serie Print Project, Coronado Studios, Austin, TX

 

 

 

PUBLIC COLLECTIONS

 

 

2013     Mexic – Arte Museum, Austin, Texas
 

 

 

PUBLICATIONS

  Arts and Culture, The State of the Arts – September, 2017
  Lives of Women – Hollywood Reporter, April 2017
 

Art of Memory – Cover Art, La Lectura Books, December 2016

 

Capsule Review- There, Here, Now –  Jim Tommaney, Houston Press, July 2014

 

Opportunity Comes Knocking for Emerging ArtistsMolly Glentzer, Houston Chronicle, July 2014

 

On The Set - Entertainment Weekly – Hollywood Design Report 2013 Mark Snetiker, Entertainment Weekly,  November, 2013

 

Blurred Lines, A Conversation Between Art and Fashion,Jessica Gagliardi, Natural Child Magazine,  July - August, 2013

 

A Snow White Story, Turned on it’s Head,Carol Es, Huffington Post,  May, 2013

 

Glass Tire, Austin TX  February, 2013

 

CRATE Magazine,  University of Riverside, January 2013

 

South Pasadena, Highland Park Patch, Kristen Lepore, January 27, 2012

 

Pasadena Now,  January 14, 2012

 

LOUD Mouth Magazine, Issue 18, Cover Art, January 2011

 

Haiku Review,Mat Gleason, Huffington Post, October  2010

 

Rococo Love Triangle, Meagan Boyd, The Examiner, October 16, 2010

 

Women on the Verge, Richard May, Artillery, August 1,2010

 

Racked, Grave Glamour at the Calavera Fashion Show, Lisa Boosin, November 10, 2009

 

Los Inbetween Review, Holly Myers, Los Angeles Times, April 24, 2009

 

Where Young Artists can Leave Their Imprint, Mindy Farabee, Los Angeles Times, February 28, 2008

 

 

  TELEVISION & SET DESIGN - PLACEMENT
   
2015 Truth Be Told - Art work on Set
2013 Modern Familly - Art work on Set
   
  EDUCATION
  California State University Long Beach , Long Beach, California
  Bachelor of Fine Arts Drawing and Painting
 
  California State University International, Florence, Italy
 

Drawing and Painting International Program (Merit Scholarship)